General News

EU Brexit chief urges Britain to keep up the momentum

Oct 17, 2017

The European Union's Brexit negotiator says the British government must keep up the momentum in negotiations on leaving the bloc if it wants the talks to move into a new phase in December

Arrested Myanmar photographers allowed to leave Bangladesh

Oct 17, 2017

A lawyer says two Myanmar photojournalists who were arrested in Bangladesh last month while covering the massive influx of Rohingya Muslims from their country have been allowed to leave Bangladesh

Airbus notches win over rival Boeing with Bombardier deal

Oct 17, 2017

Airbus shares are rising after it announced an unusual no-cost deal with Canada's Bombardier that angered U.S. rival Boeing

Self-driving cars could ease traffic, but increase sprawl

Oct 17, 2017

A new study inspired by Boston's early experiments with self-driving cars finds that the technology could ease congestion, but also lead to more cars on the road and further encourage urban sprawl

Indictment: Fugitive Kentucky lawyer had help in his escape

Oct 17, 2017

A federal indictment claims a fugitive Kentucky lawyer involved in a Social Security fraud case had help in the escape plot he hatched a year before his disappearance

FBI nabs 2 women suspected of bank heist try dressed as nuns

Oct 17, 2017

The FBI has charged two women with trying to rob a bank in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains while dressed as nuns

AP News Guide: Instability set to follow IS collapse

Oct 17, 2017

What to know about Islamic State group's rise and fall as it fights to hang on to last remains of the 'caliphate'

New fires break out in California as wine country fires dim

Oct 17, 2017

As fire crews gain on wildfires burning for more than a week in Northern California's wine country, new fires broke out in other parts of the state, including northeast of Los Angeles

The Latest: Afghanistan: Taliban kill 71 people in attacks

Oct 17, 2017

The Latest: Afghan deputy interior minister says Taliban killed 71 people in attacks in Ghazni and Paktia province

Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines

Oct 17, 2017

Police say a Pennsylvania man told them he broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession

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