Crossover artist Lauren Daigle reigns at Dove Awards
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Grammy-winning singer Lauren Daigle reigned at the 50th annual Gospel Music Association's Dove Awards on Tuesday, winning artist of the year, song of the year and...
The Latest: Tumultuous council meeting after police shooting
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of a black woman inside her own home in Fort Worth (all times local):
Officers who stopped Christchurch shooting suspect get award
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The two New Zealand police officers who managed to arrest a man accused of killing 51 people at two mosques have been given a bravery award.
Organizers of popular Iowa bike ride cut ties with newspaper
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Organizers of the popular summer bike ride across Iowa are cutting ties with its longtime sponsor, the Des Moines Register, amid backlash over the newspaper's handling of a...
Trump vetoes resolution to block his use of emergency powers
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has vetoed legislation that attempted to overturn his use of emergency powers to raid military base projects to pay for his long-promised border...
Asian shares rise after Wall Street gain on solid earnings
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were higher Wednesday after a gain on Wall Street boosted by healthy earnings reports from U.S. companies.
Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 1.6% in morning trading...
Private Dallas university evacuates campus after bomb threat
DALLAS (AP) — A private university in Dallas canceled classes and evacuated its campus of about 4,800 students after receiving a threatening message that prompted a lockdown.
AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate
WASHINGTON (AP) — Twelve Democrats seeking the presidency tussled Tuesday night in a wide-ranging debate featuring the largest number of qualifying candidates on the same stage.
Vietnam bans animated ‘Abominable’ over South China Sea map
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has pulled "Abominable" from theaters because the U.S.-Chinese-made animated movie showed a map supporting Chinese claims to the disputed South China Sea.
The Latest: Snubbing Biden, Warren thanks Obama for support
WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the fourth Democratic presidential debate (all times local):
Former Vice President Joe Biden is arguing that he's the only Democratic...
Warren’s call to exit Mideast would end longstanding policy
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren's call Tuesday for the United States to "get out" of the Middle East, if implemented, would end a generations-long U.S. military presence in the volatile...
Debate rivals assail Warren as she joins Democrats’ top rank
Elizabeth Warren repeatedly came under attack during Tuesday's Democratic presidential debate as rivals accused the Massachusetts senator of ducking questions about the cost of Medicare for All...
Hong Kong tells US not to interfere after Congress OKs bills
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's government says the U.S. Congress shouldn't interfere in the territory's affairs, after the House passed three bills showing U.S. support for pro-democracy...
Kim vows to fight US sanctions, visits sacred N. Korean peak
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to surmount U.S.-led sanctions he says have inflicted "many hardships and trials" on his country.
Cole pitches Astros past Yankees 4-1 for 2-1 lead in ALCS
NEW YORK (AP) — Gerrit Cole is making his pitch to own this October.
A gritty Cole held the New York Yankees scoreless without his sharpest stuff, Jose Altuve sparked Houston at the plate...
Some decry Gov. Cuomo for using racial slur during interview
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Some criticized New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Tuesday for using a racial slur for African Americans while discussing historical discrimination toward darker-skinned Italian...
The Latest: Spokesman says Cuomo was quoting New York Times
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo using a racial slur (all times local):
A spokesman for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the governor prefaced his...
Vivid details emerge on Ukraine as impeachment quickens
WASHINGTON (AP) — The impeachment inquiry is revealing vivid new details about the high-level unease over President Donald Trump's actions toward Ukraine, and those of his personal lawyer, Rudy...
Fearing US abandonment, Kurds kept back channels wide open
WASHINGTON (AP) — When Syria's Kurdish fighters, America's longtime battlefield allies against the Islamic State, announced over the weekend that they were switching sides and joining up with...
Fire at California oil facility prompts health worries
CROCKETT, Calif. (AP) — A fire raging at a fuel storage facility in the San Francisco Bay Area prompted a hazardous materials emergency Tuesday afternoon that led authorities to order about 12,000...
Latest: Crews use water, foam in California fuel firefight
CROCKETT, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on oil facility fire in Northern California (all times local):
A firefighting expert says crews will have to use water and foam to battle a...
University may lose Superman papers over Liz Cheney comments
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming could lose the papers of a longtime "Superman" comic book editor after his son took offense to comments by Congresswoman Liz Cheney.
George Conway donates to Trump’s GOP primary challenger
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway has donated to one of President Donald Trump's Republican primary challengers.
EU: Brexit deal in sight but UK must still do more
BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union officials hoped to sketch out a Brexit deal with Britain within hours, but negotiations stretched into early Wednesday in the latest effort at producing an agreement...
As NBA-China tweet rift continues, James enters spotlight
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — LeBron James has stepped into the spotlight of the now-strained relationship between the NBA and China with his comments about the league executive who started the...
Felicity Huffman starts serving prison time in college scam
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — "Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman — aka inmate No. 77806-112 — reported Tuesday to a federal prison in California to serve a two-week sentence in a college...
Only 3 returning big network shows see rise in live viewers
NEW YORK (AP) — ABC's sophomore drama "A Million Little Things," reality show "Shark Tank" and the Fox first-responders drama "9-1-1" have something in common that they can take pride...
Fort Worth chief: ‘absolutely no excuse’ for woman’s killing
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The furor Tuesday over the killing of a black woman by a white Fort Worth officer became increasingly about a gun pointed at a bedroom window. But the police chief and...
Catalan protesters, police clash for second straight night
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Violent clashes erupted for a second night in Barcelona between police and protesters angry about the conviction of a dozen Catalan separatist leaders, as Spain launched an...
Russia seeks to cement its role as power broker in Syria
CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — Russia moved to fill the void left by the United States in northern Syria on Tuesday, deploying troops to keep apart advancing Syrian government forces and Turkish...
New study: Opioid crisis cost US economy $631B over 4 years
The opioid crisis cost the U.S. economy $631 billion from 2015 through last year — and it may keep getting more expensive, according to a study released Tuesday by the Society of...
The Latest: Erdogan rejects call for ceasefire in Syria
CEYLANPINAR, Turkey (AP) — The latest on Turkey's offensive in northern Syria (all times local):
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he rejects a call from U.S....
Gina Rodriguez apologizes for singing N-word lyric
NEW YORK (AP) — Gina Rodriguez has apologized for singing along on her Instagram story to a Fugees verse that includes the N-word.
The "Jane the Virgin" actress deleted the short video she...
Nielsen’s top programs for Oct. 7-13
NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 7-13. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.
1. NFL Football: N.Y. Giants at New England, Fox, 16.26...
Montana authorities: Device initially thought to be a homemade bomb was a hardware-filled bottle that didn’t explode
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana authorities: Device initially thought to be a homemade bomb was a hardware-filled bottle that didn't explode.
Gooding faces new charges and a potential parade of accusers
NEW YORK (AP) — Cuba Gooding Jr. is facing a growing cast of sexual misconduct accusers, with prosecutors Tuesday unveiling new criminal charges against the actor and telling a judge they intend...
German 5G rules avoid Huawei ban; US warns on intel sharing
LONDON (AP) — Germany released draft security guidelines on Tuesday for next generation wireless networks that stopped short of banning Huawei, as the U.S. warned again it would reconsider...
Owl vs. owl: Should humans intervene to save a species?
Meet the playwright behind a ‘deeply raw space’ on Broadway
NEW YORK (AP) — Playwright Jeremy O. Harris has a rule that he doesn't cry in public. He broke that rule the night Rihanna attended his Broadway debut.
The Latest: Scottish party won’t accept Brexit plans
LUXEMBOURG (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):
The leader of the independence-minded Scottish National Party says her party will never accept British Prime...
‘Smart, ambitious, kind:’ Shooting victim a family linchpin
DALLAS (AP) — Atatiana Jefferson was devoted to her family and had moved into her mother's Fort Worth home earlier this year to help as her mom's health declined, relatives said.
Representative for Felicity Huffman says she has reported to prison to serve sentence in college admissions scandal
DUBLIN, Calif. (AP) — Representative for Felicity Huffman says she has reported to prison to serve sentence in college admissions scandal.
Prosecutor says they want to call up to 12 additional accusers as witnesses at Cuba Gooding Jr.’s sex misconduct trial
NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutor says they want to call up to 12 additional accusers as witnesses at Cuba Gooding Jr.'s sex misconduct trial.
France OKs bill legalizing IVF for lesbians, single women
PARIS (AP) — France's lower house of parliament on Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a bill that aims to give single women and lesbian couples legal access to in vitro fertilization, egg freezing and...
Hunter Biden denies wrongdoing in Ukraine, China dealings
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hunter Biden, acknowledging that his family name created business opportunities, rejected assertions by President Donald Trump that he did anything wrong by engaging in foreign...
AP Exclusive: Julie Andrews reflects on her Hollywood years
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Everyone is on their best behavior when Julie Andrews is around.
It's early June in Los Angeles and Andrews is coming to film segments for a night of guest programming on...
Wildfires spread through parts of Lebanon, Syria
DAMOUR, Lebanon (AP) — Wildfires spread through parts of Lebanon on Tuesday after forcing some residents to flee their homes in the middle of the night, while others were stuck inside as the...
6 questions looming over the crowded 2020 Democratic debate
WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Just a month has passed since the last presidential debate, but the state of the Democrats' 2020 race has shifted.
North Korea holds South Korea to 0-0 in World Cup qualifier
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea held South Korea to a 0-0 draw Tuesday in a World Cup qualifying soccer match played in an empty stadium in Pyongyang.