Bikers say their farewells to those killed in fiery crash

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — For the bikers killed in a fiery collision in New Hampshire, their funerals Friday will likely be defined by lots of leather, the rumbling of their favorite bikes and plenty of ...

Disappearance of gay-themed airline ad causes uproar in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Just days after Taiwan became the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage, a furor erupted in Hong Kong about an apparent ban on a gay-themed image in a massiv...

Machado hitless, Tatis 2 hits in debut as Padres beat Giants

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Manny Machado wasn't bothered a bit that he went hitless in his first game with the San Diego Padres. The $300 million slugger got a standing ovation as he walked to...

APNewsBreak: US easing land restrictions across US West

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration is finalizing plans to ease restrictions on oil and gas drilling and other industries that were meant to protect an imperiled bird species that ranges a...

UN: Environment is deadly, worsening mess, but not hopeless

WASHINGTON (AP) — Earth is sick with multiple and worsening environmental ills killing millions of people yearly, a new U.N. report says. Climate change, a global major extinction of...

Elon Musk says next vehicle to be unveiled later this month

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced on Twitter that the company's next vehicle will be unveiled March 14. The vehicle, currently dubbed "Model Y", is expected to be an SUV with many of the...

As Democrats lean left, will voters follow?

WASHINGTON (AP) — What is happening to the Democrats? Captivated by a handful of liberal superstars, they are venturing where the party has long feared to tread: Steep taxes on the r...

Warren struggles to move past Native American controversy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren is on the verge of launching a presidential campaign that should be all about her vision for the future. But first she has to explain her past. ...

Infrastructure bill faces many potholes in months ahead

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump pronounced himself eager to work with Congress on a plan to rebuild America's crumbling roads and bridges, but offered no specifics during his State of the Uni...

Connecticut renews push to bar female genital mutilation

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut lawmakers are pushing for a new state law that bans female genital mutilation. It follows a federal judge's ruling last fall that found a national ...

Official says US reviewing travel ban on North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Trump administration's special envoy for North Korea says Washington is reviewing easing its travel restrictions to North Korea to facilitate humanitarian shipments as pa...

Are you afraid of your college debt?

"Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one ...

Lula conviction in Brazil spotlight: Was it sham or solid?

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The man easily favored to win Brazil's presidential election in October probably won't be on the ballot — blocked because of a conviction corruption that stems from a nationwide ...

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa urges nation to move beyond elections

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's president has called on the troubled country to unite and "put the election period behind us and embrace the future" in his first public address since winning disput...

Lawmakers struggling to develop a response to Trump-Putin

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional lawmakers are struggling with how to move beyond a symbolic rebuke of President Donald Trump's interactions with Russian President Vladimir Putin as the leaders mull an...