Hong Kong protesters urge discussion of extradition bill at G-20

HONG KONG (AP) — Thousands of people joined Hong Kong’s latest rally Wednesday night against legislation they fear would erode the city’s freedoms, capping a daylong appeal to world ...

Gary Woodland adjusts to fame at Rocket Mortgage Classic

DETROIT (AP) — Gary Woodland left his news conference and resumed another interview while walking toward the Detroit Golf Club clubhouse when he was stopped in his tracks. "Hey, Gary...

Opposition leader: Ethiopia, AU join forces in Sudan efforts

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — A leading Sudanese opposition figure says the African Union and Ethiopia have joined forces in renewed efforts to mediate the crisis in Sudan and bring the ruling generals and p...

Taiwan's ruling party to mull backing Hong Kong's anti-extradition bill protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While the people of Hong Kong prepare for another mass demonstration against the now-postponed extradition bill on July 1, Taiwan's ruling Democratic Progressive Party...

US border official resigns, deepening immigration crisis

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the fallout over the discovery of children found in filthy conditions at a Border Patrol station near El Paso, Texas (all times local): 6 p.m. About 10 protest...

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Today in History Today is Wednesday, June 26, the 177th day of 2019. There are 188 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 26...

Georgia's ruling party resists demand for minister's firing

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — The ruling party in Georgia is ignoring opposition demands that the interior minister resign over a violent crackdown on protesters. The opposition walked out...

Ex-Armenian President Kocharian behind bars again

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Former Armenian President Robert Kocharian has been jailed for a third time in a case that he contends is political revenge by the country's current leadership. ...

UK to suspend crowd control supplies to Hong Kong

LONDON (AP) — Britain's foreign secretary says the country will refrain from issuing export licenses for crowd control equipment to Hong Kong unless it addresses human rights concerns. ...

Hong Kong protesters apologize for disrupting lives

HONG KONG (AP) — A small group of Hong Kong protesters have handed out flyers and bowed to passers-by to apologize for a demonstration that jammed the entrance of a government tax office. ...

Indian leftist groups protest US secretary of state's visit

NEW DELHI (AP) — Hundreds of supporters of left-wing groups have marched in India's capital to protest a visit by the U.S. secretary of state and denounce American policies in the Middle East. ...

Taiwan President Tsai urged to speak up for HK ahead of extradition bill protest

Several Hong Kong nationals delivered a petition to the Presidential Office on Tuesday to urge President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) to speak up for Hong Kong and amp up international pressure on their governm...

Climate standoff: Why are Republicans in Oregon AWOL?

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Republican state senators in Oregon left the Capitol — and in some cases, the state — last week to try to derail landmark climate legislation being pushed by Democrats. The dispute ...

The Latest: Ore. governor says GOP must return to negotiate

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on a walkout by state senators in Oregon to protest climate change legislation (all times local): 2:39 p.m. Oregon Gov. Kate Brown say...

GOP strike in Oregon over climate change bill enters 5th day

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Republican state senators in Oregon who walked out to thwart landmark climate legislation didn't show up for work for a fifth day on Monday, with the GOP insisting they'll continue ...