Gun battle in streets of western Mexico capital

MEXICO CITY (AP) — An extended gun battle with high-caliber weapons has broken out in the streets of Mexico's Sinaloa state capital. Local news outlet Riodoce reported Thursday that ...

New Zealand sale announcement highlights TV's struggles

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand broadcaster MediaWorks has announced it plans to sell its struggling television business, leaving hundreds of workers wondering if they will still have jobs ...

Police: Gang member confesses in mass shooting at festival

NEW YORK (AP) — A 20-year-old gang member has confessed to being one of two shooters in a gunfight that turned a lively summer community festival in Brooklyn into a blood-drenched nightmare, police sa...

White House says aid withheld in push for probe of 2016 race

WASHINGTON (AP) — For only the fourth time in U.S. history, the House of Representatives has started a presidential impeachment inquiry. House committees are trying to determine if President Donald Tr...

Energy Secretary Perry tells Trump he plans on resigning

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Energy Secretary Rick Perry has notified the president that he intends to leave his job soon. That's according to an administration official who confirmed th...

Wizards sign Beal to 2-year, $72 million extension

Bradley Beal signed a two-year extension worth nearly $72 million with Washington on Thursday, a major victory for the Wizards and a move that will keep the All-Star guard out of free agency for at le...

Police arrest gang that robbed players houses in Spain

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police said Thursday they have dismantled a gang that robbed soccer players' houses during games. Authorities detained four people, all Albanian citizens, and s...

Woman who livestreamed fatal California crash arrested again

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — A California woman released on parole after serving a sentence for driving drunk while livestreaming a crash that killed her younger sister has been arrested after crashing a c...

Lebanese protesters close roads over imposition of new taxes

BEIRUT (AP) — Scores of people are protesting in Beirut and other parts of Lebanon over the government's plans to impose new taxes amid a harsh economic crisis in the country. Dozens...

The Latest: Dems slam West Virginia governor for subsidy

LEWISBURG, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on The family of the billionaire governor of West Virginia getting a $125,000 taxpayer subsidy (all times local): 2:15 p.m. The W...

Coast Guard, Mexican Navy search for plane, Missouri pilot

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A U.S. Coast Guard plane and a Mexican Navy vessel are searching the Gulf of Mexico for a small plane which flew hundreds of miles (kilometers) beyond its destination in Louisiana. ...

Trump announces "great news" out of Pence-Erdogan talks in Turkey, saying "millions of lives will be saved!"

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Trump announces "great news" out of Pence-Erdogan talks in Turkey, saying "millions of lives will be saved!"

Marines correct ID of second man who raised flag at Iwo Jima

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Marine Corps has corrected the identity of another of the men who were photographed raising the American flag at Iwo Jima during World War II. The Marines...

Head of Bulgarian Radio ousted for move to silence critics

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — A state media regulator is ousting the head of Bulgarian National Radio for switching its main news channel off the air for several hours last month in what was widely seen as a...

Singer Gretchen Wilson forced to leave New Mexico hotel

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Country singer Gretchen Wilson was removed from a New Mexico hotel after she performed at a weekend music festival. The Las Cruces Sun-News reported Wednesday...