UN urges public inquiry into abuse by British troops in Iraq

LONDON (AP) — A U.N. committee is calling for an independent public inquiry to investigate allegations of unlawful killings and torture by British troops in Iraq. The findings deal w...

KMT bigwigs slam Tsai for extending travel restriction

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) and former Vice President Wu Den-yih (吳敦義) criticized President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) Friday for what they called an abuse of power, after learning the...

The Latest: Students called doctor's behavior 'open secret'

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on an investigation into a former Ohio State team doctor (all times local): 10:40 a.m. Findings from an investigation into sexual a...

Texas man suspected of cutting off mom's head with hacksaw

DENTON, Texas (AP) — Police have arrested a 22-year-old Texas man suspected of cutting off his mother's head with a hacksaw. Isaac Israel Warriner was being held Friday in Denton Cou...

Former UK doctor jailed for groping female patients

LONDON (AP) — A former British doctor has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for groping female patients including a 12-year-old child. Alan Tutin assaulted victims at the Merrow P...

Poland's church head says film on sex abuse not an attack

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The head of Poland's Catholic church says that recent revelations of abuse of minors by priests do not amount to an attack on the church but will help its cleansing. ...

Expert: Fetal abduction rare yet endures over 30 years

DETROIT (AP) — The grisly act is rare, yet it's common enough to have a name: fetal abduction. The latest case out of Chicago — in which 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa-Lop...

Brazil prosecutor's office seeks suspension of gun decree

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's federal prosecutor's office has filed a lawsuit seeking to suspend a presidential decree loosening gun and ammunition legislation. The prosecutor's off...

The Latest: France's Macron warns not to freeze out Huawei

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on trade tensions between the U.S. and China (all times local): 7:15 p.m. In Paris, France's president has cautioned against freezing out ...

Global stocks mixed after Trump signs telecoms order

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares are mixed after President Donald Trump signed an order imposing controls on exports to foreign telecoms companies that apparently was aimed at Chinese equipment makers. ...

China criticizes US action against Huawei

BEIJING (AP) — China's government has criticized Washington for imposing export controls on technology sales to tech giant Huawei, saying it will "resolutely safeguard" Chinese companies. ...

Yasiel Puig singles in 10th as Reds rally past Cubs 6-5

CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez hit a tying two-run homer in the eighth inning Wednesday night, and slumping Yasiel Puig singled with the bases loaded in the 10th, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to a 6...

Police execute search warrant at Catholic Diocese of Dallas

DALLAS (AP) — Investigators who were "thwarted" during earlier investigations of child sexual abuse by priests on Wednesday searched the offices of the Catholic Diocese of Dallas to obtain evidence of...

Documentary on child sex abuse by Catholic priests stirs debate in Poland

Within just three days, 11 million people watched the Tell No One documentary about children who were sexually abused by Polish priests. The film, which was made by brothers Tomasz and Marek Sekielski...

The Latest: Bishop says church was not trying to hide files

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on police searching the Catholic Diocese of Dallas (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Bishop Edward Burns has brushed aside statements in a polic...