Dubious interns listed in White House economic report

WASHINGTON (AP) — This year's Economic Report of the President credits an unusual group of interns that includes the alter egos of Batman, Spider-Man and Captain America, Monty Python alumnus John Cle...

AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Dozens of people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand that were full of worshippers attending Friday prayers. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the attacks in Christchurch were...

Vietnam urges Malaysia free 2nd woman in N. Korean killing

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam is urging Malaysia to release the second woman accused of killing the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader. Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh ma...

Indonesian woman's village celebrates her newfound freedom

RANCASUMUR, Indonesia (AP) — Relatives and neighbors of the Indonesian woman accused of killing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half brother in Malaysia are preparing an emotional welcome home party...

US envoy dismisses military force in Venezuela in prank call

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. envoy for Venezuela dismisses the possibility of American military action in the South American country in a recording made by two Russian pranksters. Spec...

NBA Fashion: All-Stars break out specialty shoes for weekend

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NBA players once again will be sharing personal stories this weekend during All-Star festivities — and using basketball shoes as a platform to get their message out. ...

Racist yearbook photo went unnoticed by busy med students

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The racist yearbook photo that could sink Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's career may have been mistakenly placed on his profile page — but even it were put there intentionally, it's ...

Leonard scores 30, Green's 3 lifts Toronto past Heat 106-104

MIAMI (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 30 points, Danny Green's 3-pointer with 22.7 seconds left put Toronto ahead for good and the Raptors improved the NBA's best record to 26-10 by topping the Miami Heat...

Flaming hole in Arkansas found to be intentionally set

MIDWAY, Ark. (AP) — A fire that caused a mysterious burning hole in Arkansas in September was intentionally set, authorities say, and not the result of a meteorite, methane — or work of the devil. ...

The Latest: 2 Minneapolis cops on leave after tree decor

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on inappropriate items placed on a Christmas tree at a Minneapolis police precinct (all times local): 6:10 p.m. Two Minneapolis police...

Mayor: Cop to be fired for 'despicable' Christmas tree decor

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey says a police officer accused of decorating a precinct Christmas tree with items such as a cigarette pack and police tape will be fired. ...

"Picasso" found under tree in Romania appears to be hoax

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Romanian novelist who thought she had found a painting by Pablo Picasso stolen from a museum in the Netherlands six years ago seems to have been the victim of a prank. ...

Court to set date for resuming trial in Kim Jong Nam's death

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian court is scheduled to set a new date for starting the defense phase of the trial for two Southeast Asian women charged with murdering the North Korean leader'...

Argentine ex-boxer chokes to death in food-eating contest

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A former boxer has choked to death during a televised croissant eating contest in Argentina. The death of 56-year-old Mario Melo was announced by his s...

Prognosis unclear for falcon mascot hurt in West Point prank

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — An Air Force Academy falcon mascot that was injured during a prank before the annual rivalry football game against Army is recovering back in Colorado, but her long-ter...