VIRUS DIARY: He draws, and a world opens up for his mother

LONDON (AP) — I cannot draw. I am unable to sketch anything past the outlines of a simple flower or a house no one would want to live in. For my verbally delayed autistic 6-year-old son though, drawin...

Iconic lines, other info on sports movies in the AP Top 25

A look at iconic lines and other key information about the sports movies that made the AP Top 25: 1. “Hoosiers” Year: 1986 Screenwriter: Angelo Pi...

Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attack

Fifty people were killed in a terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 15. Some information about the victims: HUSNA AHMED Farid Ahmed re...

Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attack

Fifty people were killed in a terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. Some information about the victims: HUSNA AHMED Farid Ahmed refu...

Stories of the victims of the New Zealand mosque attack

Fifty people were killed in a terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. Some information on the victims who were lost: HUSNA AHMED Farid...

Critics say helpers of homeless do them no favors

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mohammed Aly does not see why he shouldn't try to ease the lives of Orange County's homeless. But the authorities — and many of his neighbors — disagree. Aly, ...

Food, showers, tents: Does the help help the homeless?

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mohammed Aly does not see any reason why he shouldn't try to ease the lives of Orange County's homeless. But the authorities — and many of his neighbors — disagree. ...

Latest: Man faces charges after car pulls into rally; 3 hurt

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on police shooting protesters in St. Louis being injured when a car pulled into the group (all times local): 7:40 p.m. A 59-year-old man...

Street shots in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American photographer has created a collection of images he has captured on the streets of Taipei over the three and half years he has lived in Taiwan. The photographer, ...

New trouble in hardscrabble town: Blood tests for chemical

NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — In this chronically struggling city along the Hudson River, residents beset by poverty, high crime and boarded-up homes now have an entirely new worry — that their tap water may ...

DIVIDED AMERICA: To some, Trump is a desperate survival bid

LOGAN, W.Va. (AP) -- Mike Kirk leans across the counter of the pawnshop where he works for $11 an hour. It's less than half what he made in the mines, but the best he can do these days.He and two cust...

America's beauty hasn't faded. Has its greatness?

Americans agree on this much: They are disgusted with politics.They look toward Washington and see a broken federal government, a place where politicians seem more interested in self-preservation than...

Top 10 taboos to avoid during Ghost Month in Taiwan

Taipei, Aug. 13 (CNA) The Chinese Ghost Month (??), observed in the 7th month of the lunar calendar, is once again upon us, this year running from Aug. 14 to Sept. 12. During the festival the ga...