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Renault chief confident partnership with Nissan on track

BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT, France (AP) — Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard has expressed confidence that the French automaker's alliance with Nissan remains on track following the appointment of a new...

Infantino attends as troubled African soccer body meets

CAIRO (AP) — The African soccer body is holding its first major meeting since announcing that FIFA will send a senior official to lead a clean-up of the scandal-plagued organization in an unprecedente...

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball. ...

Fed up Puerto Ricans protest, demanding governor resign

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Karla Villalón has three elementary-age children and an 81-year-old grandmother. Her kids have been uprooted twice in two years when first one school, th...

Guatemala investigates $7 million corruption scandal

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Prosecutors in Guatemala are investigating more than 100 people for their alleged involvement in a corruption ring that took kickbacks for rebuilding public hospitals and padded ...

Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo arrested in US

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo, who faces corruption charges in his homeland, was arrested in the United States following an extradition request, U.S. and Peruvian author...

Facts and Figures about the 71st Emmy Awards nominations

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some facts and figures about Tuesday's nominations for the 71st Emmy Awards: ___ EMMYS SO WHITE? (AGAIN) This year's group of n...

Partial list of nominees for annual Primetime Emmy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Partial list of nominees for the annual Primetime Emmy Awards, announced Tuesday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. For the complete list, visit Emmys.com : ...

UEFA allows Mechelen in Europa League amid open fixing case

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA says Mechelen can enter the Europa League, though it will monitor any fresh developments in the Belgian match-fixing scandal. Mechelen earned its Europa...

'Chatgate' scandal throws Puerto Rico's governor into crisis

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Nearly two years ago, Hurricane María exposed the raw dysfunction of Puerto Rico, collapsing long-neglected infrastructure and leaving several thousand dead on Gov. Ricard...

'Chatgate' scandal throws Puerto Rico governor into crisis

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Nearly two years ago, Hurricane Maria exposed the raw dysfunction of Puerto Rico, collapsing long-neglected infrastructure and leaving several thousand dead on Gov. Ricard...

Report: FTC approves roughly $5B fine for Facebook

The FTC has voted to approve a fine of about $5 billion for Facebook over privacy violations, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday. The report cited an unnamed person familiar with the matter. ...

Han's wife in hot water for illegal 'luxury farmhouse' in W. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Lee Chia-fen (李佳芬), the wife of itinerant Kaohsiung mayor and presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜), is facing legal trouble as the Yunlin County Government yesterday declare...

ABC's 'How to Get Away with Murder' to end after next season

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It will be case closed next season for "How to Get Away with Murder," with the show's upcoming sixth season to be its last. The series and its star, Viola Davis, a...