Summer Movie Preview: Highlights from May through August

LOS ANGELES (AP) — This summer at the movies there will be aliens, evil and friendly, pirates, scantily-clad lifeguards, ladies letting loose, some classic superheroes in fresh suits, an evil mummy, t...

Oklahoman author, Texas dispute ownership of 'lunar Bibles'

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Ten microfilm Bibles once launched hundreds of thousands of miles into space sit landlocked today inside an Oklahoma courthouse while a legal battle rages in two states over who is...

Hungary: Opposition seeks repeal of law about US university

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Opposition lawmakers in Hungary are asking the Constitutional Court to repeal legal amendments they say target Central European University, founded by billionaire philanthropi...

Sentence next for Volkswagen in US diesel emissions scandal

DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen and the U.S. government are asking a judge to approve a $2.8 billion criminal penalty against the automaker for cheating on diesel emissions tests. Federal ...

Trump administration says Iran complying with nuclear deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has notified Congress that Iran is complying with the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal negotiated by former President Barack Obama, and says the U.S. has exten...

Trump administration says Iran complying with nuclear deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has notified Congress that Iran is complying with the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal negotiated by former President Barack Obama, and says the U.S. has exten...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending April 16, 2017: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft: Pocket Edition, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros...

Volkswagen profit jumps on new vehicles, cost controls

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automaker Volkswagen has reported better-than-expected earnings for the first quarter thanks to cost controls and a stronger contribution from its core brand, which wa...

Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in UK on fraud charges

NEW DELHI (AP) — British police on Tuesday arrested Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya in London on behalf of authorities in India, where he is wanted on charges of money laundering and bank demands ...

KitchenWise: A Mother's Day treat: Mini Mocha Baked Alaskas

Let's say you dream of wanting to make a very special dessert for mom on Mother's Day but don't really have the time or the expertise. Here's a cheating version of Baked Alaska. Sure it's antique — is...

VW US chief says sales will recover, announces new SUV

NEW YORK (AP) — Volkswagen of America's CEO says he's confident the brand's sales will recover from a diesel emissions cheating scandal as it rolls out new SUVs for the U.S. Hinrich ...

Asian shares mixed as Trump talks down US dollar

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday after President Donald Trump withdrew a threat to declare China a currency manipulator. Trump's comment that the U.S. dollar was getting too stro...

Hungary: Showdown of 'illiberal state' vs. 'open society'

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's effort to close Central European University, founded by billionaire philanthropist George Soros in 1991, is another step in Prime Minister Viktor Orban's plan to tra...

Ex-FBI chief likely to oversee payments to air-bag victims

DETROIT (AP) — A federal judge in Detroit says he wants to appoint former FBI Director Robert Mueller III to oversee nearly $1 billion in restitution payments to victims in the Takata air-bag scandal....

Austria ready to host embattled Budapest-based university

VIENNA (AP) — Austria's chancellor is offering the country as a new home for the Central European University in Budapest, after Hungarian lawmakers approved laws for tighter regulation of foreign univ...