Lawyer: Guantanamo Bay detainee has right to make, show art

NEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of helping to plan the Sept. 11 attacks wants to be able to distribute art he makes in his cell at the Guantanamo Bay detention center. Ammar al Baluchi...

Teen rescued after fall into drain pipe at Los Angeles park

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 13-year-old boy who fell into a drainage pipe during an Easter outing at a Los Angeles park was rescued alive early Monday after an overnight search of the underground system, aut...

Gas explosion in New Taipei kills 2, injures 5

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- What is believed to have been a gas explosion ripped through a neighborhood early this morning (April 2) in New Taipei City's Sanchong District has claimed t...

Taipei residents spooked by mock volcano emergency alert 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Some Taipei residents went into a panic when they received a volcano alert message on their mobile phones on Saturday (March 31), however it was actually just a test of the new...

Procession, funeral held for New Yorkers killed in Iraq

NEW YORK (AP) — A native son of Carmel, Indiana, who served with New York City's fire department and died in Iraq received a send-off punctuated by crisp military precision, appreciation and moments o...

The Latest: Branch hit hot air balloon before fiery landing

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on a hot air balloon that crashed and caught fire outside of Phoenix (all times local): 3:20 p.m. The National Transportation Safety Board...

The Latest: Europol says Iraqi migrant-smuggling gang nabbed

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — The Latest on migrant issues facing Europe (all times local): 1:05 p.m. The European Union's law enforcement agency says authorities hav...

Greek authorities search for migrants after emergency call

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities say they are searching for a group of migrants who made an emergency call saying they were in danger while crossing a river marking the border between Gre...

Fire at Joshua Tree damages California landmark

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A suspected arson fire at Joshua Tree National Park in California has damaged a historical landmark. The fire that broke out late Monday damaged the Oasis of Mara,...

NYC firefighter killed on movie set promoted posthumously

NEW YORK (AP) — A firefighter who was killed battling a fire on a New York City movie set has been posthumously promoted to lieutenant. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Dan...

The Latest: Procession carries slain NYC firefighter's body

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the death of a New York City firefighter in a blaze on a movie set in a former jazz club (all times local): 4:50 p.m. A procession of ...

13 holiday hikers rescued from snowy Tokyo mountain

TOKYO (AP) — Thirteen holiday hikers, reportedly including Chinese citizens, have been rescued after getting trapped overnight on a snowy Tokyo mountain trail. They spent the night o...

Peru president undone by corruption scandals he vowed to end

LIMA, Peru (AP) — He took office in 2016 as a political outsider boasting that his strong business credentials would buoy Peru's economy while sweeping away endemic corruption. But with his offer of r...

Authorities: New bombing reported at Austin Goodwill store

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on serial bombings in Texas (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Austin authorities say emergency personnel are responding to another reported explosion, this one a...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TEXAS RATTLED BY ANOTHER BOMBING After four bombings in t...