Analysis: Trump support carries rewards and risks for Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) — From recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital to cutting aid to Palestinians, President Donald Trump has given Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu the unprecedented gift of strong U.S....

Women will march again with aim to become a political force

Activists are returning to the streets a year after a million people rallied worldwide at marches for female empowerment, hoping to create an enduring political movement that will elect more women to ...

Turnbull’s Tokyo visit draws Australia and Japan’s defense forces closer

() -- Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s first overseas visit for 2018, to Japan, was highlighted by a summit with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his national security council in whi...

Missouri offered about $2.5 billion in incentives to Amazon

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The state of Missouri offered Amazon nearly $2.5 billion in incentives spread over 10 years in its failed bid to lure the company's second headquarters to the state, accordi...

Prosecutors: Woman mad at US actions abroad set campus fires

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A woman whom prosecutors said was angry about supposed U.S. military actions abroad was charged Friday with setting several fires at a Minnesota university. A crim...

Crunch time: What Amazon wants for its new HQ

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just 20 cities are left standing in the competition for Amazon's second headquarters and the 50,000 jobs it will bring. Now comes the hard part for the finalists — ...

Prosecutors to seek death penalty in missing scholar case

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — U.S. prosecutors have told a judge they will seek the death penalty against a 28-year-old man charged with the kidnapping and killing of a University of Illinois scholar from China...

US prosecutors to seek the death penalty for man charged with killing University of Illinois scholar from China.

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — US prosecutors to seek the death penalty for man charged with killing University of Illinois scholar from China.

Women will march again with aim to become a political force

A year after more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches worldwide with a message of female empowerment and protest against President Donald Trump, activists will return to the streets this ...

Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons finally taught in space

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons are finally getting taught in space. Thirty-two years after the Challenger disaster, a pair of teachers turned astronauts...

Author, activist Jewish convert Julius Lester dies at 78

BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (AP) — An author, musician, civil rights activist and professor who made a late-life conversion to Judaism, has died. Julius Lester was 78. Lester's daughter, Lian...

Meet the women who could testify at Bill Cosby's 2nd trial

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Prosecutors this week asked a judge to let jurors at Bill Cosby's spring retrial hear from 19 other accusers. They want to show that even though he is charged wit...

Q&A: James Patterson on Aaron Hernandez's fall from grace

BOSTON (AP) — Eight months after ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez hanged himself in prison, a new book by bestselling author James Patterson is reviving unanswered questions. Patterson sp...

The Latest: Michigan State asks AG to review Nassar events

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a former sports doctor who sexually assaulted gymnasts and others (all times local): 10:10 a.m. Michigan State...

Wieber comes forward to say she was assaulted by Nassar

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Another Olympic gold medalist has come forward to say that she too was sexually assaulted by a former sports doctor who also worked at USA Gymnastics. Jordyn Wi...