Main suspect in Sweden's royal jewels heist confesses

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The main suspect in the theft of royal funeral artifacts from a Swedish cathedral has confessed to stealing them after his DNA was found on the items that were pulled earlie...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Feb. 12 Chicago Tribune on drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman: ...

T-Mobile, Sprint execs defending merger to lawmakers

WASHINGTON (AP) — With their $26.5 billion merger hanging in the balance, top executives of T-Mobile and Sprint are taking their case to Congress, arguing that joining their companies won't hurt compe...

Clippers rally from 28 down, beat Celtics 123-112

BOSTON (AP) — Montrezl Harrell forced two turnovers in the final two minutes and Patrick Beverly hit a pair of 3-pointers in front of the Boston bench Saturday night to help the retooled Los Angeles C...

Grammy weekend kicks off with honor for Dolly Parton

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nobody pokes more fun at Dolly Parton — all hair, sequins, nine-inch nails and five-inch stilettos — than the country superstar herself. Parton was celebrated for ...

CVS Employee charged with stealing diabetes test strips

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A western New York man has been arrested on charges of using his job as a buyer for CVS to steal $2.5 million worth of diabetes test strips. U.S. Attorney Jame...

The Latest: Suspect in 4 Nevada killings to be tried in Reno

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — The Latest on a 20-year-old Salvadoran immigrant accused of murdering four people in Nevada last month (all times local): 10:20 a.m. A 20-y...

Swedes arrest man tied to return of stolen royal jewels

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A prosecutor in Sweden says a man has been arrested on suspicion of handling stolen goods in connection with the return of royal funeral artifacts that were stolen last year...

Suspect in 4 Nevada killings in Carson City court Friday

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A 20-year-old Salvadoran accused of murdering our people in Nevada is going before a justice of the peace who will consider whether he should be tried initially on burglary ch...

Schiff hires ex-National Security Council staff for panel

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff has hired former National Security Council staffers to work for him as he launches a sweeping new investigation into President Donal...

Boy tells judge he was locked under basement stairs

ELDORA, Iowa (AP) — A 9-year-old boy clutched a stuffed animal as he told a judge that his father's girlfriend often withheld food and helped lock him under a staircase in the basement at their Iowa h...

Column: Where, oh where, should the Raiders play?

The Raiders thought they finally found a place to play next season, only to find out they're not wanted in San Francisco. Not by the mayor, and certainly not by the team that still c...

Trade War: US delegation heads for Beijing, Trump picks China-hawk to run World Bank

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the heels of President Trump’s State of the Union address, a new round of trade talks has been announced for next week in Beijing. According to reports, the U....

Text of President Donald Trump's State of the Union address

Text of President Donald Trump's State of the Union address, as prepared for delivery and provided by the White House: ___ Madam Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Member...

Former inmate says ex-guard forced her to perform sex act

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — A woman testified Monday that a former guard at a scandal-ridden Pennsylvania prison coerced her into performing a sex act on him while he stood outside her cell in 2009. ...