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Buffalo shooting's wounds need a strong salve, residents say

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Shenaya Ann Washington and a close friend cleared a small patch of grass at the base of a utility pole on Riley Street. They dug a hole there and planted a red rose bush seedling....

Photo of the Day: Taiwan Pizza Hut's Oreo, popcorn chicken pizza

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Images leaked from a Pizza Hut Taiwan ad campaign featuring popcorn chicken and Oreo cookies earlier this month have become a reality, prompting strong reactions from fore...

Preakness tradition Alibi Breakfast back after 2 years off

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Black-Eyed Susan cocktails were flowing, D. Wayne Lukas was telling jokes and things finally felt fully back to normal at Old Hilltop. While the Kentucky Derby w...

Buffalo shooter let some people see plans just before attack

Shortly before he opened fire, the white gunman accused of killing 10 Black people at a Buffalo, New York, supermarket allowed a small group of people to see his detailed plans for the attack, which h...

Study: Gender hiring up, number of Black players fall in MLB

A study examining diversity hiring practices finds Major League Baseball with rising gender scores but also a three-decade low for Black players on opening day rosters. ...

Buffalo sports teams offer support at site of mass shooting

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo resident Jamie Lash was giddy as Buffalo Bills player Josh Thomas draped his arm around her shoulder and smiled for a picture Wednesday. It was a rare moment of lightness ...

Two fast-food chains in Taiwan quick to capitalize on McDonald’s French fries shortage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two fast-food chains in Taiwan are taking advantage of McDonald’s French fries shortage, with one offering discounts on French fries and the other promoting its swee...

Roommate: No warning signs before deadly church attack

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The man that prosecutors call a diabolical and crafty monster who staged a deadly shooting at a Southern California church seemed to be a kind and quiet person who shared his ...

French fry shortage at Taiwan McDonald’s to last until May 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan McDonald’s said on Tuesday (May 17) that the company is running out of French fry reserves and that the supply will return to normal on Friday (May 20) at the...

'Like every other day:' 10 lives lost on a trip to the store

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — They were caregivers and protectors and helpers, running an errand or doing a favor or finishing out a shift, when their paths crossed with a young man driven by racism and hatred...

Iran academic arrested on security charges, 'foreign links'

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Authorities in Iran have arrested a university professor on security charges and “suspicious foreign links,” Iranian media reported on Monday. The semiofficial M...

UK PM Johnson visits Northern Ireland amid Brexit-based deadlock

Boris Johnson traveled to Belfast on Monday, trying to convince local politicians to form a government in the wake of recent elections. Not for the first time in the past seven years or so, Johnson...

Iran media report 1 killed in unrest over food price hikes

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian lawmaker says one person was killed in his city during recent unrest over price increases in the southwestern Khuzestan province, semi-official ILNA news agency reported...

A trifle for the queen: UK unveils Jubilee pudding winner

LONDON (AP) — It’s not just a trifle. It’s history. A 31-year-old copywriter's seven-layer lemon Swiss roll and amaretti trifle beat 5,000 desserts in a U.K.-wide competition to beco...

Iran arrests at least 22 protesting staple food price hikes

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian authorities have arrested at least 22 demonstrators who had been protesting sudden price hikes of subsidized staple foods in two southern cities, state media reported early...