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Turkey to reveal details of probe into Khashoggi's killing

ISTANBUL (AP) — In a sign of growing pressure on Saudi Arabia, Turkey said it will announce details of its investigation into the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Tuesday...
Oct. 21, 2018

Top ex-Albanian official arrested on suspicion of corruption

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian police say that a former head of the prison department has been arrested on suspicion of corruption. Authorities announced the arrest of Arben Cuko in...
Oct. 21, 2018

Falling palm tree kills woman in hammock in Florida

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Florida officials say a woman lying on a hammock was killed after a palm tree fell on her. Hillsborough County Sheriff's officers say 20-year-old Isabel Melendez...
Oct. 21, 2018

Brad Ausmus named new manager of Los Angeles Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Brad Ausmus has been named the Los Angeles Angels' manager. General manager Billy Eppler on Sunday announced the hiring of Ausmus, who served as his special...
Oct. 21, 2018

Los Angeles Angels name Brad Ausmus their new manager; former Detroit skipper already was in team's front office

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels name Brad Ausmus their new manager; former Detroit skipper already was in team's front office.
Oct. 21, 2018

Julia Louis-Dreyfus feted for career achievement in comedy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Julia Louis-Dreyfus is one of the best-known comedic actresses of her generation, and now she's being recognized with the Mark Twain Award for lifetime achievement in comedy...
Oct. 21, 2018

10,000 protest in German city against anti-migrant group

BERLIN (AP) — German police say about 10,000 people have taken part in a protest against the anti-migrant group PEGIDA in the eastern city of Dresden. Mainstream parties, labor unions...
Oct. 21, 2018

Democrats look to Latinos to provide midterm support

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democrats need heavy Latino support to win several Senate races and take back control of the House. But Latinos have a spotty track record in midterm...
Oct. 21, 2018

Mega Millions players ponder how to spend record $1.6B prize

CHICAGO (AP) — With the Mega Millions lottery jackpot at a record $1.6 billion, people are snapping up tickets across the U.S. The Powerball jackpot also has climbed. It's up...
Oct. 21, 2018

The Latest: Saudi FM regrets 'rogue' killing of writer

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country's consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Saudi Arabia's foreign...
Oct. 21, 2018

Dozens hurt in floor collapse at S. Carolina condo party

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — The floor of a condominium clubhouse near Clemson University collapsed during a large private party early Sunday, hurtling dozens of people into the basement, authorities said...
Oct. 21, 2018

Authorities hunt for 2nd suspect in Georgia police shooting

SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Two teen-aged suspects, including one who is still being sought by police, are facing charges in connection with the fatal shooting of a Georgia police officer...
Oct. 21, 2018

The Latest: Trump to speak with Saudi crown prince soon

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country's consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 7:10 p.m. President Donald Trump...
Oct. 21, 2018

Bolton faces tense talks with Russia over nuclear treaty

MOSCOW (AP) — U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton faces two days of high-tension talks in Moscow beginning Monday after President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw from a...
Oct. 21, 2018

'Halloween' scares up $77.5 million in ticket sales

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Forty years later, Michael Myers is still drawing huge audiences to the movie theaters for a good scare. "Halloween" has opened in first place with an...
Oct. 21, 2018

Warren, GOP challenger Diehl to face off in second debate

BOSTON (AP) — The second debate between two candidates running for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts — Democratic incumbent Elizabeth Warren and Republican challenger state Rep. Geoff Diehl — is set...
Oct. 21, 2018

"I don't feel real": Mental stress mounting after Michael

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Amy Cross has a hard time explaining the stress of living in a city that was splintered by Hurricane Michael. She's fearful after hearing gunshots...
Oct. 21, 2018

US, Turkey to soon begin joint patrols in north Syria

AL-UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar (AP) — The top U.S. commander for the Middle East says Turkish and American troops could begin joint patrols in a matter of days around the...
Oct. 21, 2018

5 dead in Costa Rica rafting accident

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — Officials in Costa Rica say some tourists were among five people killed in a rafting accident on a swollen river in the west-central part...
Oct. 21, 2018

One of Taiwan's fastest trains derails, killing at least 18

DONGSHAN TOWNSHIP, Taiwan (AP) — One of Taiwan's fastest passenger trains derailed Sunday on a curve along a popular weekend route, killing at least 18 people and injuring more than...
Oct. 21, 2018

Migrant caravan swells to 5,000, resumes advance toward US

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — Despite Mexican efforts to stop them at the border, a growing throng of Central American migrants resumed their advance toward the U.S. border early Sunday...
Oct. 21, 2018

The Latest: Taiwan officials lower train death toll to 18

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The Latest on a train derailment in Taiwan (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Authorities in Taiwan have lowered the death toll in a train derailment to...
Oct. 21, 2018

Siemens, GE vie for Iraq electricity contracts

BAGHDAD (AP) — Multinational giants Siemens and General Electric say they have signed memorandums of understanding with Iraq to rebuild the country's electricity infrastructure. The two companies, vying for contracts...
Oct. 21, 2018

The Latest: Federal police on highway ahead of caravan

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — The Latest on the caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the United States (all times local): 10:20 a.m. About 500 Mexican federal police...
Oct. 21, 2018

The Latest: UK, Germany, France condemn writer's killing

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country's consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 6:25 p.m. Britain, Germany and...
Oct. 21, 2018

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