McConnell remaking Senate in age of Trump, impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — Long before Donald Trump’s impeachment landed in the Senate, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had one piece of advice for the president: Focus on the House. Gin it u...

Hungary lawmaker resigns after sexual harassment allegations

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — A Hungarian lawmaker said Friday he is resigning from parliament after being accused of sexual harassment to avoid damaging his political party. In an an in...

Britain faces most history-shaping election since WWII

LONDON (AP) — Britain is facing the most testing and significant period in its modern history since World War II. The polarized electorate now has a critical choice to make -- but...

Nobel laureate Handke strikes out at questioners

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Nobel Literature Prize laureate Peter Handke has lashed out against journalists asking about his views on the wars in former Yugoslavia. Handke has been widely criti...

South Korean professor ordered to pay NT$800,000 in damages for sexually harassing Taiwanese students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A South Korean professor at National Chengchi University (NCCU), who was convicted of sexual harassment last year, has been ordered to pay a fine of NT$800,000 (US$26,000)...

No. 1 Louisville tops No. 4 Michigan 58-43 in Challenge

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Jordan Nwora had 22 points and 12 rebounds, and top-ranked Louisville held No. 4 Michigan to a season-low 26% shooting mark for a 58-43 victory Tuesday night in the Big Ten/ACC ...

No. 1 Louisville tops No. 4 Michigan 58-43 in Challenge

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Jordan Nwora had 22 points and 12 rebounds, and top-ranked Louisville held No. 4 Michigan to a season-low 26% shooting mark for a 58-43 victory Tuesday night in the Big Ten/ACC ...

The Latest: Allred: Prince should speak to FBI about Epstein

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on Prince Andrew’s efforts to distance himself from Jeffrey Epstein sex scandal (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Attorney Gloria Allred sa...

Congresswoman's exit prompts question of equity amid scandal

The resignation of a female Democratic congresswoman over a consensual, sexual relationship with a campaign aide has sparked questions about whether women are held to higher standards in public life. ...

The Latest: Hungary begins counting local election votes

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on local elections in Hungary (all times local): 7:25 p.m. Officials have begun counting votes cast in Hungary's local elections...

Pitino settles with Louisville, ready for 'new chapter'

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A fiercely competitive coach on the court, Rick Pitino didn't want to fight in one anymore. So the University of Louisville Athletic Association and Pitino set...

The Latest: Virginia GOP hopes to benefit from Morrissey win

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on Virginia's primary elections (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Virginia Republicans keep getting help from Virginia Democrats as the G...

Lots of surprises but no clear message from Virginia primary

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia's off-year elections later this year — when 140 legislative seats and partisan control of the Legislature is up for grabs — may signal what the rest of the country's mood...

Tiger's Journey: 11 years that felt like several lifetimes

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The sex scandal. The mugshot. The debilitating injuries. Tiger Woods certainly didn't plan it this way. That only made his 15th major title all ...

Prosecutors drop charges against Taiwanese man accused of coercing 17-year-old French girl into sex

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Prosecutors have dropped charges against a former president of the Hsinchu chapter of Rotary Club International accused of using his position to coerce a French exchange studen...