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When more than 1,000 Latino officials __ a crop of up-and-coming representatives from a fast-growing demographic __ gathered in Phoenix last week, no one from the Trump administration was there to greet them.It marked the first time a presidential administration skipped the annual conference of the …
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on explosion at Zimbabwe president's campaign rally (all times local):5:35 p.m.The United States is condemning the attack on a campaign rally for Zimbabwe's president, which state media has called an assassination attempt.The U.S. Embassy says on Twitter …
LINDSAY, Okla. (AP) — More traditionally conservative Republican voters in Oklahoma now favor medical marijuana and that could ensure the state joins the growing list of places where pot is legal in some form.The medical marijuana question is on Tuesday's ballot. Danny Daniels, a pastor …
VIENNA (AP) — OPEC nations and oil-producing countries not in the cartel said Saturday they have agreed to share increased oil production a day after OPEC announced it would pump more crude oil — a move that should help contain the recent rise in global energy prices.Russia and other …
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders acknowledges in a tweet that she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant Friday night.Sanders says she was told by the owner of The Red Hen in Lexington, Virginia, that she had to "leave because I work for @POTUS and I …
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A month after the second-largest earthquake ever devastated the community of Valdez (val-DEEZ'), Alaska, losses continued to mount.The town had to be rebuilt, and an Alaska Air National Guard airplane delivered Alaska Gov. William Egan (EE'-gun) and a team of …
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on immigration issues in Europe (all times local):5:30 p.m.French President Emmanuel Macron says that France and Spain want arriving migrants in Europe to be quickly placed in "closed centers" so authorities can decide whether they're eligible to apply for …
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — An explosion rocked a stadium where Zimbabwe's president addressed a campaign rally Saturday, with state media calling it an assassination attempt but saying he was not hurt. Witnesses said several people were injured, including a vice president.President Emmerson …
PARIS (AP) — Paris' frenetic menswear shows are highlighting bright colors and odd shapes as they attract huge crowds and VIPs to top collections.Thom Browne transformed a chic Paris inner courtyard into a garden wonderland that showed off his dramatically oversized clothes and wacky, …
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government troops advanced on rebel-held areas in the country's southwestern region amid intense clashes Saturday, state media and opposition activists said, in a widening offensive that has shattered a U.S.-backed truce.Syrian State news agency SANA reported fierce …
VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AP) — Chechnya leader Ramzan Kadyrov has granted honorary citizenship to striker Mohamed Salah at a banquet held to say goodbye to Egypt's World Cup squad.The Pharaohs, as the Egyptian squad is known, adopted the Russian region's capital, Grozny, as their base for the …
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A member of a civilian self-defense group says five people have been killed in an attack by suspected Boko Haram extremists in northern Nigeria.Maina Shettima tells The Associated Press that the bodies were found Saturday morning in Tungushe village just outside …
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after they had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them.A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan says the department …
NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (AP) — It is the bane of tourists and truckers, theatergoers and weekday 9-to-5ers: the congested, pothole-strewn roadway that bisects the teeming towns overlooking the Hudson River before descending into the Lincoln Tunnel to New York City.In a region known for its …
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Florida boat builder absorbs $4 million in lost business and expects more pain. An Ohio pork producer is losing access to a vital export market and fears the damage will last years. A motorcycle shop near Cologne, Germany, wonders if it even has a future.A brawl that the …
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A thwarted attempt to hurl a grenade at Ethiopia's reformist new prime minister led to a deadly explosion Saturday at a massive rally in support of sweeping changes in Africa's second most populous country.Witnesses said a man tried to throw the grenade at the …
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Lech Walesa, Poland's former president and pro-democracy leader, said Saturday he is joining forces with the opposition to prevent Poland's right-wing ruling party from winning a string of upcoming elections.The 74-year-old Walesa spoke at a meeting of opposition …
JERUSALEM (AP) — Prince William is set to arrive in Israel and the Palestinian territories this week for the first official visit of a member of the British royal family, ending the monarchy's decades-long mostly hands-off approach to one of the world's most sensitive regions.Though the …
NEW YORK (AP) — For years, Long Island University's basketball team played in a French Baroque movie palace in downtown Brooklyn.The gilded wall fountains, plastered statuettes and towering, one-of-a-kind Wurlitzer organ pipes of the historic Paramount Theater were preserved by the …
LONDON (AP) — Tens of thousands of anti-Brexit protesters marched Saturday in London to demand a new referendum on leaving the European Union, as a divided Britain marked the second anniversary of its vote to quit the bloc.Leading Brexit supporters, meanwhile, warned the British government …

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