15-year-old accused of drunken driving with baby in car

MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — Police in Wisconsin say they pulled a 15-year-old boy over for reckless driving and discovered the teen was drunk and had a baby in the back seat. Mount P...

New Taipei landlord dies in front of bystanders after tenant stabs him over rent

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Police arrested a man wandering the streets of New Taipei at 11 p.m. last night (Sept. 17) and transferred him to the Prosecutor's Office on suspicion of fatally stabb...

Accuser's story of attack roils plan for Kavanaugh vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation for the Supreme Court is taking an uncertain turn as Republican senators express concern over a woman's private-turned-public allegation that a d...

The Latest: Kavanaugh accuser speaks to newspaper on record

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and an allegation of sexual misconduct against him (all times local): 2:15 p.m. The woman accu...

World Cup winner Lloris fined $65,000 for drunk driving

LONDON (AP) — World Cup-winning France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has been fined 50,000 pounds ($65,000) and banned from driving for 20 months for drunk driving. The Tottenham goalkeeper...

The Latest: Judge refuses to drop charge against Cephus

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on hearing in case of Wisconsin football player (all times local): 2:30 p.m. A judge has refused a defense request to drop one of tw...

Wisconsin receiver due in court for hearing in assault case

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A judge is set to decide whether to bind Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus over for trial in a sexual assault case. Prosecutors charged Cephus in August with sec...

Drunk shooter suspected in shots that hit Utah bus, truck

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah police have arrested a man suspected of drunkenly firing gunshots that struck a public bus and a semitrailer. Authorities say 57-year-old Michael Hinckley ...

Shooting suspect was twice hospitalized for mental illness

BALTIMORE (AP) — The suspect in a deadly shooting at a Florida video game tournament had previously been hospitalized for mental illness, according to court records in his home state of Maryland revie...

Wisconsin receiver seeks dismissal of sexual assault count

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus made his first court appearance Thursday on charges alleging that he sexually assaulted two drunken women this spring, a day after his attorneys ...

England rugby player Cipriani fined for nightclub assault

ST. HELIER, Jersey (AP) — A court has fined England rugby player Danny Cipriani 2,000 pounds ($2,500) after he pleaded guilty to assault and resisting arrest following an incident at a nightclub on an...

Review: Spike Lee's 'BlacKkKlansman' is daring and essential

In 1979, a man named Ron Stallworth who was the first African-American police officer and detective in the Colorado Springs Police Department also became a card-carrying member of the Ku Klux Klan and...

Records: Pilot killed in 2013 wrote letters to Taylor Swift

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — National Transportation Safety Board records show the Canadian pilot killed in a 2013 Tennessee crash had written multiple letters to singer Taylor Swift. WSM...

Hundred-year temple parade draws locals and foreigners alike to Taiwan's Daxi Old Street 

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) — The two-day celebration of the birthday of the Taoist deity Lord Guan (關聖帝君) in Daxi District, Taoyuan City, kicked off Saturday with around-the-town parades that drew lo...

Portland prepares for right-wing, anti-fascist rallies

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland, Oregon, is bracing for what could be another round of violent clashes between a right-wing group and self-described anti-fascist counterprotesters who have pledged to k...