'Everybody cries here': Hope and despair in Mexican shelter

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) — Long after midnight, when the heat has finally relented and the walled courtyard is scattered with men sleeping in the open, someone begins to sob. The s...

Youth leaders at UN demand bold climate change action

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Fresh off the climate strike that took hundreds of thousands of young people out of classrooms and into the streets globally, youth leaders gathered at the United Nations S...

Barron Hilton, hotel magnate and AFL founder, dies at 91

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Barron Hilton, a hotel magnate who expanded his father's chain and became a founding owner in the American Football League, has died. He was 91. H...

At least 57 arrested in Kazakh anti-government protests

MOSCOW (AP) — Authorities in Kazakhstan have detained 57 protesters taking part in unsanctioned rallies organized by an opposition movement banned by the government. Videos posted on...

US brothers looking for mother who left them in Taiwan park in 1985

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two brothers who were found abandoned in a park in the Yilan County township of Luodong one evening in 1985 have grown up in the United States and now want to find their b...

Trudeau's support holds after apology for wearing brownface

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau acknowledged that he let down his supporters — and all Canadians of color — by appearing years ago in brownface and blackface. Yet the scandal's f...

Judge mulls bid to curb power to split families at border

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge says he's struggling with a request to more narrowly define what behavior justifies separating children from their parents at the border. A two-hour ...

Antonio Brown cut by Patriots amid sexual misconduct claims

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Antonio Brown was released by the New England Patriots on Friday after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct — the third team in seven months to tire of the off-fiel...

Sheriff: 1 officer dead, 1 injured in Louisiana shooting

MANDEVILLE, La. (AP) — One police officer was fatally shot and another wounded Friday after a vehicle chase north of New Orleans, authorities said. Mandeville Police Chief Gerald Sti...

Storm-scarred Texas coast picks up after lmelda's deluge

HOUSTON (AP) — Kids were still in classrooms as roads around them became rivers. Drivers warned to stay off highways wound up abandoning their submerged cars. Thousands of people called 911, but rescu...

Mom goes home 5 years after driving van with kids into ocean

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A South Carolina woman who drove her minivan with her children inside into the Atlantic Ocean in Florida five years ago has been allowed to return home to her family. ...

Former newspaperman Robert S. Boyd dies at age 91

NEW YORK (AP) — Robert S. Boyd, who shared a 1973 Pulitzer Prize with colleague Clark Hoyt for coverage of Democratic vice presidential candidate Thomas Eagleton's exit from the campaign due to mental...

The Latest: Filipinos honor dead environmental defenders

The Latest on the global climate protests being held in cities around the world (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Dozens of Filipino activists have marched in Manila to honor the memory of activists ...

Motorist killed in crossfire of Milwaukee gun fight

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Police say a woman driving with her two young children was killed when she was struck by a bullet during a gun fight in Milwaukee. Authorities say two people on oppo...

The Latest: Turkish coast guards rescue 15; child missing

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the influx of migrants into Europe (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Turkish coast guards have rescued 14 migrants and their Turkish smugg...