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4 charged in plot to attack Muslim community named Islamberg

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Three men and a high school student were charged with plotting to attack a rural upstate New York Muslim community named Islamberg with explosives, authorities said...
Jan. 22, 2019

Insurance giant takes over naming rights for Brewers stadium

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The home of the Milwaukee Brewers will no longer be known as Miller Park after next year. American Family Insurance will take over the naming rights to...
Jan. 22, 2019

Trump says he told Sanders 'not to bother' with briefing

NEW YORK (AP) — President Trump says he directed White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders not to bother with the traditional briefing of reporters anymore. The last briefing took...
Jan. 22, 2019

Confederate flag from S. Carolina Statehouse put on display

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The last Confederate flag to fly at the South Carolina Statehouse has quietly been put on display at a museum. Confederate Relic Room Executive Director Allen...
Jan. 22, 2019

Singer Chris Brown released in Paris after rape complaint

PARIS (AP) — U.S. singer Chris Brown and two other people were released Tuesday from police custody after a woman filed a rape complaint against them, the Paris prosecutor's office...
Jan. 22, 2019

Senate set to vote on 2 competing plans to end shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate leaders reached an agreement on Tuesday to vote this week on two competing proposals to end the government shutdown, including President Donald Trump's plan to have...
Jan. 22, 2019

Givenchy flies high as Lagerfeld is absent at Chanel couture

PARIS (AP) — It's snowing in Paris, but not at Chanel, which showcased 18th-century-inspired couture that frothed inside a sunlit Italian villa. For once, Karl Lagerfeld didn't take his usual...
Jan. 22, 2019

Russian police detain drunken man who hijacked plane

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian police detained a drunken man who threatened the crew of an passenger plane flying Tuesday from a Siberian city to Moscow, forcing it to land shortly...
Jan. 22, 2019

The Latest: Chris Brown released from custody in Paris

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on rape allegations against U.S. singer Chris Brown (all times local): 10:30 p.m. The Paris prosecutor's office says that U.S. singer Chris Brown has been...
Jan. 22, 2019

Trump aiming to end lawsuit over porn star hush money deal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lawyers for President Donald Trump want a federal judge to toss a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels over a hush money agreement she signed not...
Jan. 22, 2019

UN envoy: No access for UN peacekeepers to Lebanon tunnels

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations' Mideast envoy says peacekeepers in Lebanon have not been given access to tunnels stretching into Israel, which the U.N. says violate a case-fire...
Jan. 22, 2019

Nebraska couple charged in death of malnourished infant twin

LOUISVILLE, Neb. (AP) — An eastern Nebraska couple is charged with felony child abuse in the death of one of their malnourished infant twin daughters. Court records show David and...
Jan. 22, 2019

US intelligence warns of 'ever more diverse' threats

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new U.S. intelligence strategy report says Russia's efforts to expand its influence and China's modernizing military are among the "ever more diverse" threats facing the country...
Jan. 22, 2019

Harris Wofford, rights activist and senator, dies at 92

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former Sen. Harris Wofford of Pennsylvania, a longtime civil rights activist who helped persuade John F. Kennedy to make a crucial phone call to the wife...
Jan. 22, 2019

French prosecutor's office: US singer Chris Brown released after rape allegation

PARIS (AP) — French prosecutor's office: US singer Chris Brown released after rape allegation.
Jan. 22, 2019

Witness in police's shooting of teen now unsure on details

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A man who disputed suburban Phoenix police's assertion that a teenage boy they shot and killed had stolen an airsoft gun from his truck now says...
Jan. 22, 2019

ELN negotiator denies advance knowledge of Colombia attack

HAVANA (AP) — The head negotiator for Colombia's rebel National Liberation Army is denying advance knowledge of a bombing attack on a police academy that killed 21 people last week...
Jan. 22, 2019

The Latest: Sheriff: Murder suspect arrested near gun store

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on a man suspected of being in the U.S. illegally and accused of killing four people in Nevada over the past few weeks, adding...
Jan. 22, 2019

Venezuelans clean up after violent protests in capital

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Working class neighborhoods in Venezuela's capital cleaned up charred rubble and smoldering trash Tuesday as they harbored fears that demonstrations called by the opposition could spur...
Jan. 22, 2019

Fuzzy on Trump Tower Moscow? Here's what we know so far

WASHINGTON (AP) — Confused about the business proposal to build a Trump Tower in Moscow? Join the club. A disputed BuzzFeed News report and more misstatements from President Donald Trump's...
Jan. 22, 2019

Trump seeks quick high court ruling on citizenship question

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it will appeal directly to the Supreme Court to be allowed to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, bypassing the court...
Jan. 22, 2019

The Latest: Senate to push forward with 2 shutdown votes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the partial government shutdown (all times local): 4:05 p.m. The Senate will push forward with two votes this week to...
Jan. 22, 2019

The Latest: Sala's father 'beginning to think the worst'

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the search for small passenger plane that disappeared over the English Channel with Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala on board (all times local): ___...
Jan. 22, 2019

Chelsea Clinton announces pregnancy

NEW YORK (AP) — Chelsea Clinton has announced her family is expanding. The 38-year-old former first daughter tweeted Tuesday that she and her husband Marc are expecting another child in...
Jan. 22, 2019

5 Hyundai, Kia models have high fire insurance claim rates

DETROIT (AP) — An insurance study shows that owners of five Hyundai and Kia cars and SUVs file fire insurance claims at a rate far higher than the average for...
Jan. 22, 2019

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