Latest: Adult children of couple accused of abuse in court

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California parents accused of shackling their kids (all times local): 10:15 a.m. Seven adult children of a California couple ...

California court hears tales of shackled, starved children

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Two pale, malnourished girls are photographed shackled to bunk beds. Their sister, who surreptitiously snapped the photos, is heard pleading in a 911 call for someone to come ...

Slain Mexican woman's family travels to Utah for memorial

PROVO, Utah (AP) — The family of a Mexican woman found dead in Utah visited the site where her body was found and held an emotional memorial. The Daily Herald in Provo reports family...

UAE cyber firm DarkMatter slowly steps out of the shadows

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — DarkMatter, a growing cybersecurity company in the United Arab Emirates that's recruited Western intelligence analysts, is stepping out of the shadows amid conce...

Victims' comments in former sports doctor's sentencing

Almost 160 women and girls are coming forward in a Michigan courtroom to confront the former spots doctor who molested them under the guise of medical treatment, many of them when they were young elit...

Italian minister OKs family visits for ailing top Mafia boss

ROME (AP) — Italy's justice minister has given special permission to the family of a Mafia boss who is in a coma to visit his bedside. Justice Minister Andrea Orlando on Thursday aut...

French minister advocates for jailed journalist in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — France's foreign minister is calling on Turkey's government to respect European Union values and to work to improve its strained relations with Germany and other EU nations. ...

Tears, smiles as Jose Fernandez's family visits Marlins Park

MIAMI (AP) — Second baseman Dee Gordon carried Jose Fernandez's 5-month-old daughter Penelope across the Miami Marlins clubhouse, and when they stopped at the late All-Star pitcher's locker, she began...

For Iranian-Americans, Trump travel ban keeps families apart

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Weddings have been moved and family visits delayed. The Trump administration's travel ban, while a shadow of its original self, has dealt a harsh blow to the Ir...

Closer medical watch of tens of hunger-striking Palestinians

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — An official says several dozen hunger-striking Palestinians have been transferred in recent days to special wings of Israeli prisons for additional medical supervision. ...

Dylann Roof jail videos: Jokes, spats, no mention of 9 slain

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A week before the sentencing phase of his trial, Dylann Roof got a visit in jail from his mother, who pleaded with him to reconsider his decision to act as his own lawyer in th...

Jailhouse videos show quirks of Charleston church gunman

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A week before the sentencing phase of his trial, Dylann Roof got a visit in jail from his mother, who pleaded with him to reconsider his decision to act as his own lawyer in th...

Palestinian hunger strike leader says 'snacking video' fake

JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian hunger strike leader Marwan Barghouti denies the authenticity of a video purportedly showing him eating secretly in his cell and is preparing to see his protest "to the en...

Pizza Hut fires Israeli PR firm over prison hunger strike ad

JERUSALEM (AP) — Pizza Hut has apologized and fired an advertising firm responsible for an Israeli Facebook ad that mocked the leader of a mass Palestinian hunger strike. The ad on P...

Palestinians stay on hunger strike despite snacking claims

JERUSALEM (AP) — More than 880 Palestinian prisoners held by Israel remained on a hunger strike Tuesday, the 23rd day of their protest — a number that was about the same as before the release of a vid...