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Suspect says imam planned to blow himself up in Barcelona

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Four men arrested last week for their alleged involvement in the planning or execution of attacks in and near Barcelona that killed 15 people are testifying in Spain's National Court before an investigating judge. More>>

North Korea photos suggest new solid-fuel missile designs

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North Korea's state media have released photos showing the designs for one and possibly two new missiles. More>>

ESPN broadcaster Robert Lee taken off UVA game due to name

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ESPN moves broadcaster Robert Lee off Virginia's season opener because of recent violence in Charlottesville sparked by decision to remove Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee statue. More>>

Police: DNA of headless torso matches Swedish journalist

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Danish police say a DNA test from a headless torso found in the Baltic Sea matches with missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who is believed to have died on a private submarine. More>>

Trump revisits his Charlottesville comments in angry speech

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President Donald Trump is blaming the media for widespread condemnation of his response to the Charlottesville tragedy. More>>

Walmart dives into voice-activated shopping with Google

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Walmart dives into voice-activated shopping in partnership with Google. More>>

Uncounted Kansas ballots fuel fears about Kobach's proposals

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A conservative firebrand promoting President Donald Trump's unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud oversees a Kansas election system that threw out at least three times as many ballots as similarly sized states did. More>>

US officials: Navy 7th Fleet commander to be removed

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U.S. officials confirm that the commander of the Navy's 7th Fleet will be removed after a series of warship accidents in the Pacific. More>>

Studies: Automated safety systems are preventing car crashes

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Researchers say safety systems to prevent cars from drifting into another lane or that warn drivers of vehicles in their blind spots are beginning to live up to their potential to significantly reduce crashes. More>>

White House renews request for privacy for Trump's young son

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The White House is appealing to the news media for privacy for President Donald Trump's young son, Barron. More>>

New Afghanistan plan could offer clues to 'Trump Doctrine'

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President Donald Trump's new Afghanistan strategy could offer clues to his preferred approach to America's most challenging foreign conflicts. More>>

Tillerson says US could punish Pakistan if no cooperation

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President Donald Trump vows to continue fighting in Afghanistan despite his initial inclination to withdraw. Yet he insists the U.S. will not offer "a blank check" after 16 years. More>>

Glam shot gets ugly: Mnuchin wife touts style, slams critic

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Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, blasted as "adorably out of touch" a person who criticized her Instagram post in which Linton depicted her designer-label outfit. More>>

On Basketball: Kyrie gets a new address, but Cavs win trade

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Kyrie Irving gets his new address and Isaiah Thomas gets to play with LeBron, so they both can say they won in this Celtics-Cavs blockbuster deal. More>>

Protests turn unruly after Trump's Phoenix speech

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President Donald Trump's first political event since the violence of Charlottesville has drawn several protest groups to Phoenix, and authorities are taking extra precautions to keep the peace. More>>

The Latest: Trump says US will 'probably' end NAFTA

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A spokeswoman for President Donald Trump says he will not pardon former Sheriff Joe Arpaio (ahr-PY'-oh) while visiting Arizona. More>>

3 of 10 missing US sailors identified after warship crash

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Sailors with ties to Michigan and Illinois are among 10 who are missing after a U.S. warship collided with an oil tanker in Southeast Asia. More>>

Boston bound: Cavs trade Irving to Celtics for Thomas, more

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A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cleveland Cavaliers are in active trade talks with Boston Celtics on a possible trade involving All-Star guards Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas. More>>

Italian boy credited with helping save brother after quake

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Firefighters overnight freed a 7-month-old baby from the rubble of a house where he had been trapped with his family following a 4.0-magnitude quake on the Italian resort island of Ischia, and continued to work to rescue his two brothers. More>>

Record $417M award in lawsuit linking baby powder to cancer

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A Los Angeles jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $417 million in a case to a woman who claimed in lawsuit that the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene. More>>

Studies: Automated safety systems are preventing car crashes

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Researchers say safety systems to prevent cars from drifting into another lane or that warn drivers of vehicles in their blind spots are beginning to live up to their potential to significantly reduce crashes. More>>

A 'Trump Doctrine'? Clues in his new Afghanistan plan

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In President Donald Trump's new Afghanistan strategy, elements of a broader approach to foreign conflicts have started to emerge. More>>

Trump blames media for condemnation of comments on Virginia

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President Donald Trump is trying to recapture the fervor that helped put him in office with a campaign-style rally in Arizona. More>>

Rose Bowl stars Darnold, Barkley lead AP All-America team

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Southern California quarterback Sam Darnold and Penn State running back Saquon Barkley highlight the first Associated Press preseason All-America team. More>>

Committee hears from founder of firm tied to Trump dossier

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The co-founder of a Washington opposition research firm that produced a dossier of salacious allegations involving President Donald Trump is expected to speak behind closed doors to congressional investigators. More>>

50 million could watch Mayweather-McGregor in the US alone

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Mayweather-McGregor should smash the all-time pay-per-view record as watch parties push it past 50 million. More>>

Cosby's retrial delayed as new legal team joins case

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Bill Cosby's retrial on sexual assault charges will be delayed as his new legal team gets up to speed on the case. More>>

US says some remains of sailors found on USS John McCain

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Navy and Marine Corps divers will enter flooded compartments on the USS John S. McCain in the search for 10 sailors missing after the destroyer and an oil tanker collided in Southeast Asian waters. More>>

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

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Among 10 Things to Know for Today: Trump reverses stance, vows continued fight in Afghanistan; Divers search USS McCain's flooded compartments for 10 sailors; Officials: 42 injured in suburban Philadelphia train crash. More>>

Trump again signals he'll pardon Joe Arpaio _ but not yet

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President Donald Trump isn't expected to take action Tuesday on a possible pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's conviction for intentionally disobeying a judge's order in an immigration case. More>>

Moroccans shaken by links to extremist attacks in Europe

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After yet another deadly attack in Europe involving Moroccans, residents of that country are raising questions about why its emigres are taking up extremism. More>>

Missouri governor halts man's execution after DNA questions

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Missouri preparing for its 2nd execution of 2017, even as condemned inmate Marcellus Williams continues to declare his innocence. More>>

Pentagon chief, in Baghdad, says militants are 'on the run'

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U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says Islamic State militants are caught in a military vise that will squeeze them from both ends of the Euphrates River valley that bisects Iraq and Syria. More>>

The Latest: Families name 3 of the missing sailors on McCain

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The U.S. 7th Fleet says Navy and Marine Corps. divers have joined the search for 10 missing sailors and will access flooded compartments on the USS John S. McCain. More>>

Missouri woman charged with killing autistic daughter

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Authorities: Burned bones found on a rural Missouri property are those of a missing 16-year-old girl, biological mother jailed on investigative hold. More>>

Researchers find wreckage of WWII-era USS Indianapolis

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Researchers find wreckage of USS Indianapolis, ship that carried critical components of Hiroshima bomb and became worst maritime disaster in Navy's history. More>>

'A primal experience': Americans dazzled by solar eclipse Video included

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Americans are staking out prime viewing spots along a narrow corridor stretching from Oregon to South Carolina to watch the moon blot out the sun Monday. More>>

Commuter train crashes into parked train, injuring dozens

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A regional rail spokeswoman says no life-threatening injuries in train crash at a suburban Philadelphia terminal. More>>

The Latest: 3 children rescued in Italy in 'good condition'

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Firefighters overnight freed a 7-month-old baby from the rubble of a house where he had been trapped with his family following a 4.0-magnitude quake on the Italian resort island of Ischia, and continued to work to rescue his two brothers. More>>

German police seize thousands of 'Trump' ecstasy tablets

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German police say they have seized thousands of tablets of the party drug ecstasy in the shape of Donald Trump's head, a haul with an estimated street value of 39,000 euros. More>>

Civil War lessons often depend on where the classroom is

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The Civil War lessons taught to American students often depend on where the classroom is. More>>

The Latest: Spain suspects bought weapons after first attack

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Four men arrested last week for their alleged involvement in the planning or execution of attacks in and near Barcelona that killed 15 people are testifying in Spain's National Court before an investigating judge. More>>

Sold out or not, Vegas will party during Mayweather-McGregor

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The fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor may not have sold out yet, but that won't stop Las Vegas from putting on its party hat. More>>

Analysts say Trump's warning to Pakistan could backfire

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President Trump's tough-talking speech calling out Pakistan for harboring insurgents gets mixed reaction in Afghanistan. More>>

The Latest: Tillerson raises prospect of punishing Pakistan

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The top U.S. diplomat in Kabul says President Donald Trump made it clear that the U.S. "is not going anywhere," while at the same time warning the Afghan government that it too has much to do if stability is to come to Afghanistan. More>>

Detention of famous director upsets Russia's artistic world

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Russia's top investigative body says it has detained one of Russia's most prominent theater directors and is pressing charges against him. More>>

A coal country dispute over an alleged Trump promise unmet

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The Trump administration has rejected a coal industry push to issue a rarely used emergency order protecting coal-fired power plants. More>>

Denmark: DNA test underway to see if body was reporter's

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Danish police say they have combed a Baltic Sea coast where a headless torso was found without finding new evidence in their investigation of a Swedish journalist who is believed to have died while on a privately built submarine. More>>

As NKorea vows response, US dismisses calls to pause drills

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North Korea's military unleashed its standard fiery threats to greet annual U.S.-South Korean military drills that the North claims are an invasion rehearsal. More>>

India's top court: Instant divorce among Muslims unlawful

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India's Supreme Court says the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce their wives is unconstitutional and requested the government legislate its end. More>>

The Latest: Afghan government applauds Trump speech

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Sen. Tim Kaine says the United States needs to "make sure that Afghanistan is not a breeding ground for things that can come back and hurt us.". More>>

Anger over rally violence boils over in Charlottesville

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Anger boiled over Monday at the first Charlottesville City Council meeting since a white nationalist rally in the city descended into violent chaos. More>>

Trump returns to Arizona _ and a chaotic political landscape

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Donald Trump is headed to Arizona for a rally two years after stopping in Phoenix during his campaign. More>>

Trump commits US to fight on in Afghanistan; no speedy exit

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President Donald Trump will use a nationally televised address to outline for a war-weary nation the strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan. More>>

Police: Fugitive's death 'breaks' cell behind Spain attacks Video included

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Spanish police are continuing the search for the man who they consider to be the final member of a cell that carried out vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby town that killed 14 and injured more than 120 others. More>>

A reptilian tail? A solar eclipse. Taylor Swift teases fans

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Taylor Swift, Round 2: She returns to social media with video of a snake's tail. More>>

Navy orders 7th Fleet review amid search for 10 from McCain Video included

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American, Singaporean and Malaysian armed forces are searching for 10 U.S. sailors missing after an early-morning collision between a Navy destroyer and a tanker. More>>

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

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Among 10 Things to Know for Today: At least 10 U.S. sailors missing after the USS John S. McCain collides with a tanker east of Singapore; Tributes flood social media in wake of comedian Jerry Lewis's death. More>>

Attack victims came from around world to celebrate Barcelona

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The victims of vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort came from around the world and across generations. More>>

Nation's political split on display at Trump Phoenix visit

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The nation's political split over President Donald Trump is expected to be on full display Tuesday as hard-core backers of the Republican president flood into the Phoenix Convention Center and police brace for protests from opponents outside. More>>

Italy quake rocks resort island of Ischia, at least 1 dead

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3.6-magnitude quake strikes Ischia at peak of tourist season. More>>

Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis knew how to laugh and cry

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If jokes are the children of pain, then Jerry Lewis was a natural father. More>>

Jerry Lewis, Hollywood survivor, showman, dies at 91

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Jerry Lewis epitomized what it meant to be a survivor in Hollywood. More>>

Alabama starts atop AP poll for 2nd straight year

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Alabama is No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll for the second straight season and third time in five years. More>>

Man who shot judge was father of player convicted of rape

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Ohio officials say a county judge was shot and wounded as he walked toward a courthouse, and the suspect was killed when a probation officer returned fire. More>>

Feds: Texas man tried planting bomb on Confederate statue

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A Houston man has been arrested after being accused by authorities of trying to damage or destroy a Confederate statue at a Houston park with explosives. More>>

The Latest: Spain says man slain by cops was terror driver

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A Sydney school is mourning the loss of a 7-year-old student who was killed when a van plowed into pedestrians in Barcelona. More>>

The Latest: Divers assessing damage on USS John S. McCain Video included

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The U.S. Navy says the USS John S. McCain has docked at Singapore's naval base with "significant damage" to its hull after a collision between the warship and an oil tanker. More>>

Danish police find torso of woman after submarine sinking

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Danish police say that the owner of a home-built submarine has told investigators that a missing female Swedish journalist died onboard in an accident, and he buried her at sea in an unspecified location. More>>

French police rule out terror in van's fatal bus stop hits

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French media are reporting that at least one woman has died after a vehicle rammed into two bus stops in the French port city of Marseille. More>>

The Latest: Magnitude readings vary widely on Italy quake

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Italian officials say one person has died and seven people are unaccounted for after a 3.6-magnitude earthquake struck the resort island of Ischia late Monday. More>>

US Embassy in Russia stops issuing tourist visas for 8 days

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The U.S. Embassy in Russia says it will suspend issuing nonimmigrant visas in Moscow for eight days and will stop issuing visas at its consulates elsewhere in Russia in response to the Russian decision to cap embassy staff. More>>

Tech companies banishing extremists after Charlottesville

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Major tech companies are taking a firmer stand against white supremacists in the wake of the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. More>>

The Latest: US coast-to-coast total eclipse comes to an end Video included

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Forecasters say it looks like a big chunk of the nation on the path of the total eclipse will get clear viewing for the sky show. More>>

US and S. Korean troops start drills amid N. Korea standoff

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U.S. and South Korean troops have begun annual drills that come after tensions rose over North Korea's two intercontinental ballistic missile tests last month. More>>

HBO regains control of hacked social media accounts

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HBO says it has regained control of its social media accounts after the latest security breach to hit the entertainment company. More>>

Big Ben bell falls silent in London for repairs until 2021

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The British Parliament's Big Ben bell is due to sound the hour for the last time before it is silenced for repair work scheduled to last until 2021. More>>

The Latest: Big Ben's bell goes silent for years of repairs

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Britain's Big Ben has bonged the hour for the last time ahead of almost four years of repair work. More>>

The Latest: Police rule out terror in van hitting bus stops

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French media are reporting that at least one woman has died after a vehicle rammed into two bus stops in the French port city of Marseille. More>>

Nigerian president vows to step up fight against Boko Haram

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Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari is addressing the nation after more than three months in London for medical treatment. More>>

Pope: Rights of migrants trump national security concerns

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Pope Francis is demanding countries to greatly improve their welcome to migrants and stop any collective expulsions, saying migrants' dignity and right to protection trumps national security concerns. More>>

French designer in costly dispute over Pitt-Jolie chateau

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A French lighting designer has won a $600,000 court ruling in a dispute with Brad Pitt over a grandiose re-design of his and Angelina Jolie's chateau in Provence. More>>

1979 Klan-Nazi attack survivor hopes for a 'justice river'

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Leader of a march attacked by Klan, Nazis in Greensboro in 1979 sees hope for a 'justice river'. More>>

Prosecutors: Prof killed boyfriend as part of sexual fantasy

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Prosecutors say the fatal stabbing of a hairstylist in Chicago was part of a sexual fantasy hatched online between a professor and university employee. More>>

Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host, dies at 91

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Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died. More>>

Syria's Assad rejects security cooperation with the West

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Syrian President Bashar Assad has blasted the West rejecting any security cooperation or reopening of embassies in Damascus before these countries cut relations with opposition groups. More>>

Hospital officals: Nearly 500 dead in Sierra Leone mudslides

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Churches across Sierra Leone held special services Sunday in memory of the more than 450 people who were killed in mudslides and flooding earlier this week. More>>

GOP doubts and anxieties about Trump burst into the open

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Republicans across the country are expressing deep doubts about President Donald Trump's competency and temperament. More>>

The Latest: Singapore helicopter evacuates 4 injured US crew

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The USS John S. McCain is sailing on its own power after colliding with a merchant ship near Singapore. More>>

Trump will address path forward on Afghanistan

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U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis satisfied with how the administration formulated its new Afghanistan war strategy, but won't discuss what's in it. More>>

Eclipse eve: Millions converge across US to see sun go dark Video included

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Millions of eclipse watchers are converging on a narrow corridor stretching from Oregon to South Carolina to watch the moon blot out the sun Monday. More>>

Iraq launches operation to take back IS-held town near Mosul

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Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Aabadi says the operation to retake the town of Tal Afar, west of Mosul, from the Islamic State group has begun. More>>

Spanish town struggles to reconcile locals as extremist cell Video included

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Spanish police have put up roadblocks across the northeast in their manhunt for the suspected driver of the van that plowed into a pedestrian promenade in Barcelona, killing 13 people and injuring over 120. More>>

10 sailors missing in collision between US warship, tanker

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A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer has collided with a merchant ship in waters east of Singapore and the Straits of Malacca. More>>

The Latest: Las Ramblas barriers idea considered inefficient Video included

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Spain's king and queen and its prime minister will be attending a solemn Mass at Barcelona's Sagrada Familia Basilica for the victims of the terror attacks that killed 14 and wounded over 120 more. More>>

10 Things to Know for Monday

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Among 10 Things to Know: Jerry Lewis dies at age 91; Spanish town struggles to reconcile locals as extremist cell; Trump to address the path forward on Afghanistan. More>>

Grace Mugabe gets diplomatic immunity, returns to Zimbabwe

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Zimbabwean state media say the wife of President Robert Mugabe has returned home from South Africa despite calls that she be prosecuted for allegedly assaulting a young model at a luxury hotel in Johannesburg. More>>

Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91

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Jerry Lewis, multitalented entertainer and filmmaker, dies at 91 in Las Vegas. More>>

Germany welcomes release of writer sought by Turkey

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German news agency dpa reports that a German writer detained in Spain on a Turkish warrant has been released from jail. More>>

Raisman: Scandal-marred USA Gymnastics needs sweeping change

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Olympic gold medal winner Aly Raisman says USA Gymnastics needs to massive changes in wake of sexual abuse scandal. More>>

Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards program

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The White House has announced that President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honoring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center arts awards. More>>

Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84

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Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health has died. More>>

Taylor Swift left 'a blank space, baby' on social media

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Taylor Swift's social media streams went dark Friday and fans went nuts speculating about a possible sixth album. More>>

No bond for suspect in officers' fatal shooting in Fla.

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A suspect in the fatal shooting of two police officers in Florida will be staying in jail after a judge denied him bond Sunday, saying there was probable cause for his first-degree murder charge. More>>

Suspect in killings of 2 Fla. officers arrested at bar

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Florida authorities say two Kissimmee police officers have been shot. More>>

NASA, PBS marking 40 years since Voyager spacecraft launches

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NASA and PBS are marking 40 years since the back-to-back launches of the Voyager spacecraft. More>>

Massive counterprotest upstages Boston "free speech rally"

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Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans upstaged planned "free speech rally" by a small group in Boston a week after a violent clash in Virginia. More>>

Duke University removes damaged Robert E. Lee statue

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Duke University has removed a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee days after it was vandalized. More>>

The past is still present in a changing Virginia

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How Virginia chooses to remember its past is a highly combustible issue, as shown by the deadly violence that erupted last weekend over plans to remove a statue of Robert E. Lee. More>>

From age 3 to 80, Barcelona victims represent a wide world

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An Italian father, an American groom, and a Portuguese grandmother were but a few of the more than 100 people from around the world killed or injured in Barcelona's attacks. More>>

The Latest: About 20 protesters linger near Dallas cemetery

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Demonstrators are arriving at a counterprotest ahead of a conservative rally that's getting underway on Boston Common. More>>

7 stabbed in Siberian attack; Russia skeptical of IS claim

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Russian officials say eight people were stabbed by a knife-wielding man on a central street in the Siberian a city of Surgut before police shot and killed the assailant. More>>

Counter-protesters block neo-Nazi march to Berlin prison

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Some 500 far-right extremists are staging a march in Berlin in honor of the 30th anniversary of the death of top Nazi Rudolf Hess. More>>

Finland stabbings 'a likely terror act;' Ties to Spain eyed

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Finnish police say a stabbing in the western Finland city of Turku that killed two people and wounded eight is being investigated as murder with possible terrorist intent. More>>

Spain investigates missing imam, mysterious explosion Video included

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The Philippines government says a child missing after a vehicle plowed into pedestrians in Barcelona is the 7-year-old son of a Filipino woman who had been living in Australia. More>>

The Latest: French police say arrest unrelated to attack

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Representatives from the Spanish and Catalan government are meeting to determine the terrorist threat level for the country and its Catalan region. More>>

'Free speech rally' cut short after massive counterprotest

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Conservative activists and leftist counter-protesters are preparing for a rally on Boston Common that could draw thousands a week after a demonstration in Virginia turned deadly. More>>

Trump dumps Bannon, who returns to conservative website Video included

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Trump pushes out strategist Steve Bannon, who returns to Breitbart News with goal of 'going to war' with Trump opponents. More>>

Judge refuses to end Roman Polanski sex assault case

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A Los Angeles judge has denied the impassioned plea of Roman Polanski's victim to end the criminal case against the fugitive director. More>>

Northwestern prof, Oxford staffer extradited to Chicago

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An Oxford University employee accused of killing a 26-year-old hair stylist has been extradited to Chicago. More>>

Citing Trump remarks, entire president's arts council quits

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Actor Kal Penn, artist Chuck Close and virtually the entire membership of the President's Committee On the Arts and Humanities have announced their resignation. More>>

The Latest: Gov. takes case from non-death-penalty lawyer

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Florida authorities say 4 police officers shot in two cities. More>>

Prize-winning Polish-US playwright Janusz Glowacki dies

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The wife of renowned Polish-U.S. playwright and screenwriter Janusz Glowacki says he has died at 78. More>>

Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

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President Donald Trump is losing another informal adviser: billionaire investor Carl Icahn. More>>

Charlottesville exposes new threat for college campuses

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Colleges are bracing for more violence on campus after a deadly attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia became the latest example of hatred migrating from the internet to the streets. More>>

Express Scripts to limit opioids; doctors concerned

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Nation's largest pharmacy benefit manager will soon limit opioids prescribed to first-time users; American Medical Association criticizes move. More>>

The Latest: Suspect in stabbing death back in Chicago

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A Northwestern University professor accused with another man in the brutal stabbing death of a 26-year-old hair stylist has returned to Chicago from California to face murder charges. More>>

A look at US-S. Korea war games and how North might respond

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America's annual joint military exercises with South Korea always get a rise out of North Korea. More>>

Dashcam video shows white cop punching black man during stop Video included

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Dashcam video of a white officer repeatedly punching a black man and hitting his head on pavement appears to show a different sequence of events than how Ohio police had initially described it. More>>

The Latest: Finland: Turku knife attack is likely terror act

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The Finnish Security Intelligence Service says the deadly stabbing attack in the western city of Turku was "a likely terror act.". More>>

Tillerson condemns hate speech, says bigotry is un-American

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is condemning hate speech and bigotry as un-American and antithetical to the values that the United States was founded on and promotes abroad. More>>

The Latest: Trump offers support to Kissimmee PD

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Florida gov. 'heartbroken' after 4 officers shot. More>>

Trump studying options for new approach to Afghan war

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Trump administration is getting closer to a decision on a new approach for fighting the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan. More>>

Family: California man celebrating marriage killed in Spain

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The State Department says at least one American was killed and one injured in the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, Spain. More>>

Finnish police shoot man who stabs 8 people in Turku; 2 dead

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Police in Finland say they have shot a man in the leg after he was suspected of stabbing several people in the western city of Turku. More>>

The Latest: Young Australian boy missing after van attack

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French officials say 25 French nationals were injured in a van attack in Barcelona, and Australia says one of its citizens is unaccounted for. More>>

Venezuela's ousted chief prosecutor flees to Colombia

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Venezuela's ousted chief prosecutor has fled to Colombia with her husband a day after the Supreme Court ordered his arrest. More>>

Spanish plan for carnage started with botched explosion Video included

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Spanish police kill five suspects connected to the Barcelona van attack that killed 13 people, as the manhunt intensified for the perpetrators of Europe's latest rampage claimed by the Islamic State group. More>>

Soothing the nation? Trump struggles like no other president

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Under fire over competence and moral leadership, Trump defends Confederate statues and attacks his critics. More>>

Dems risk culture war fight in Charlottesville response

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President Donald Trump's widely criticized response to white supremacist violence in Virginia has left Democrats in a quandary: how to seize the moral high ground without getting sucked into a politically perilous culture-war debate. More>>

Trump ousts Bannon, his influential, divisive strategist Video included

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White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is leaving his White House post. More>>

Sierra Leone death toll now up to 450 after mudslides

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Sierra Leone mudslides death toll now above 400 as hundreds still missing, UN says. More>>

Barcelona's victims include US man celebrating anniversary

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The dead and injured in Barcelona were a snapshot of the world _ men, women and children from at least two dozen nations _ testifying to the global appeal of the sun-kissed city with its bounty of must-visit sites and star-studded football team. More>>

California tightens rules on popular pesticide for farmers

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California regulators say they're tightening the rules on a pesticide popular with farmers over new health concerns. More>>

In Germany, neo-Nazis get to march but threats are verboten

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Police in the German capital are bracing for a protest by far-right supporters Saturday, intended to commemorate the death of Adolf Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess. More>>

Why hate came to the progressive island of Charlottesville

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Why hate came to Charlottesville, a progressive island surrounded by conservative Virginia. More>>

Kenya opposition files challenge against presidential vote

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Dozens of supporters of Kenya's opposition coalition have gathered around the Supreme Court building where lawyers are expected to file a petition contesting President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election. More>>

Senior officer on damaged ship to be relieved of command

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A Navy leader says the commanding officer of the USS Fitzgerald, which lost seven sailors in a collision at sea in June, will be relieved of command. More>>

Chris Long supports Malcolm Jenkins during anthem protest

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Chris Long, the Philadelphia defensive end who grew in Charlottesville, Virginia, put his arm around teammate Malcolm Jenkins as a show of unity during the national anthem before the Eagles' exhibition game against Buffalo. More>>

Robin Thicke, model expecting baby on Alan Thicke's birthday

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Robin Thicke's girlfriend has announced she's expecting a baby with the singer and her due date is the same as the birthday of Thicke's late father, actor Alan Thicke. More>>

Turkey bones may help trace fate of ancient cliff dwellers

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Archaeologists say DNA from ancient bones of domesticated turkeys provides a clue into the mysterious exodus of cliff dwellers from southwestern Colorado 700 years ago. More>>

Red Sox owner wants to rename Yawkey Way for David Ortiz

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The Boston Red Sox's owner John Henry told the Boston Herald that he is "haunted" by the racist legacy of former owner Tom Yawkey and that he welcomes renaming of Yawkey Way in front of the ballpark and offices. More>>

State Department email restored after worldwide outage

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U.S. officials say the State Department has suffered a worldwide email outage affecting its entire unclassified system. The officials said the outage began early Friday morning and that technicians were working to restore email as soon as possible. More>>

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week. More>>

Spacewalking cosmonauts release 3-D-printed satellite

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Spacewalking astronauts have set free the world's first satellite made with a 3-D printer. More>>

'Spectacular' autumn foliage is forecast for New England

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New England's fall foliage forecast is looking so fine it's enough to make a maple leaf blush. More>>

Widow won't sign, and that puts timeshare giant in a bind

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An octogenarian widow is standing in the way of a giant Florida timeshare development, and now the developer is suing the county in an effort to get around her. More>>

Estimates of North Korea's nuclear weapons hard to nail down

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Estimates about the size of North Korea's nuclear war chest are far from precise. More>>

The Latest: Death toll up to 450 in Sierra Leone mudslides

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Sierra Leone pathologist says 'up to 450' bodies now recovered after mudslides. More>>

Pentagon chief to visit Ukraine amid tensions with Russia

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The Pentagon says Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will visit Ukraine next week to reassure government leaders that the U.S. does not accept Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimea region. More>>

Warship captain in collision that killed 7 to lose command

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The captain of a Navy warship that lost seven sailors in a collision with a commercial container ship in June will be relieved of command and about a dozen others face punishment, and the Navy acknowledged Thursday that both ships had made mistakes. More>>

Search area expands for Army helicopter missing off Hawaii

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A multi-agency team scoured the ocean off Hawaii for five soldiers aboard an Army helicopter that went down during a nighttime training exercise. More>>

10 Things to Know for Today

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Among 10 Things to Know: Manhunt continues for driver in Barcelona attack; What's growing alongside North Korea's nuclear program. More>>

The Latest: Trump won't back down on Confederate monuments

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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford has strongly endorsed the statements by the leaders of the four major U.S. military services, who spoke out against racism and extremism. More>>

Raw feelings close to the surface at Fox over Trump remarks

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Fox News Channel anchor Kat Timpf says she's taken aback and threatened by the angry response to her comments criticizing President Donald Trump's reaction to the Charlottesville protest. More>>

US helping clear 'historic' amount of explosives in Mosul

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The top U.S. commander in Iraq says for the first time that the American military will help contractors and other officials locate unexploded bombs dropped by the coalition. More>>

US Jewish criticism of Trump expands to some supporters

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Trump's response to the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, is drawing criticism from some American Jews who are usually reluctant to criticize him. More>>

Is it really Lyme? Researchers developing a new test to tell

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Diagnosing if a tick bite caused Lyme or something else can be difficult but scientists are developing a new way to catch the disease early _ using a "signature" of molecules in patients' blood. More>>

UN chief: Saudi coalition attacks killed children in Yemen

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Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says in a draft report that the Saudi-led coalition was responsible for more than half the children killed and injured in Yemen's civil war last year. More>>

Threat looms of more mudslides in Sierra Leone amid burials

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Queen Elizabeth II expresses sadness over Sierra Leone mudslides that have killed hundreds. More>>

Tillerson, Mattis insist military options remain for NKorea

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The U.S. and Japanese defense chiefs and top diplomats are meeting in Washington to discuss North Korea amid mixed messages from the Trump administration on how to deal with the threat. More>>

Under fire _ from GOP _ Trump digs in on Confederate icons Video included

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President Donald Trump has abruptly dismantled two of his White House business councils-an apparent attempt to manage his increasing isolation and the continued fallout from his combative comments on racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. More>>

Israeli leader resists calls to criticize Trump

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Israel's prime minister is coming under growing criticism for his relative silence over President Donald Trump's response to the racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. More>>

US: War would be 'horrific' but NKorea nukes 'unimaginable'

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Top US military officer: Military solution 'horrific,' but North Korea gaining US nuke strike capability 'unimaginable'. More>>

Egypt archaeologists discover tombs dating back 2,000 years

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Egyptian archaeologists discover tombs dating back more than 2,000 years, from the Ptolemaic Period. More>>

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