The Latest: Cruise ship line's founder: 'We've been lucky'

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — The Latest on the Viking Sky cruise ship that was stranded off the coast of Norway (all times local): 12:50 p.m. The chairman of the compan...

Trump reversing new sanctions on North Korea

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he is reversing his administration's decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea, ordering them withdrawn. White House Press Secretary Sara...

New Jersey sues California company over 'ghost guns'

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's attorney general announced a lawsuit Friday against a California company that sells mail-order firearms parts that can be turned into working weapons, the first such a...

The Latest: Trump reversing new sanctions on North Korea

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the United States sanctions on North Korea (all times local): 2:25 p.m. President Donald Trump says he is reversing his administrati...

US targets Chinese firms for alleged NKorea sanctions dodge

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is sanctioning two Chinese shipping companies suspected of helping North Korea evade sanctions. Thursday's punitive action is the first tak...

450 cocaine bricks worth $38M found at Philadelphia port

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. customs officials say drug dogs sniffed out Philadelphia's largest seizure of cocaine in more than two decades. Local, state and federal law enforcement offi...

Ex-Philippine officials accuse Xi of crimes against humanity

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Two former Philippine officials have taken the bold step of filing a complaint with the International Criminal Court accusing Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes ag...

AP PHOTOS: Remembering the Exxon Valdez oil spill

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — It was just after midnight on March 24, 1989, when an Exxon Shipping Co. tanker ran aground outside the town of Valdez, Alaska, spewing millions of gallons of thick, toxic cru...

5 tips on what to do with unwanted stuff

NEW YORK (AP) — World-renowned tidying expert Marie Kondo is sparking joy among shoppers feeling the urge to clean out their homes. But once you master the Japanese organizing expert...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, March 20, the 79th day of 2019. There are 286 days left in the year. Spring arrives at 5:58 p.m. Eastern time. Today's Highligh...

This Week: FedEx results, Fed announcement, home sales

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: MIXED BAG Wall Street expects that FedEx's latest quarterly report card will s...

LL Bean pleased with 2018 performance, awards bonuses

FREEPORT, Maine (AP) — L.L. Bean enjoyed a small increase in sales in the past year, enough so that it's restoring for its 5,400 eligible workers, officials said Friday. The Maine-ba...

Corps fights tribal request for more pipeline study records

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Federal officials who permitted the Dakota Access oil pipeline are turning over some documents sought by American Indian tribes suing over the project, but said a request for doz...

France's Macron eyes investments in strategic Djibouti

DJIBOUTI (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is offering support for Djibouti to boost its economy and pursue further peace in the Horn of Africa region. Macron met with Djibouti...

Border closure forces Venezuelan kids to make perilous treks

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — About 3,000 Venezuelan children cross the border daily to attend school in Colombia, and the closure of border bridges has forced them instead to take perilous treks along ille...