Saturday October 21st, 2017 12:54AM

The Associated Press

The Associated Press is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City. The AP is owned by its contributing newspapers, radio, and television stations in the United States, all of which contribute stories to the AP and use material written by its staff journalists.
The Associated Press
S. Africa: Rape sentencing delayed in Bob Hewitt trial
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — A South African judge on Friday postponed the sentencing hearing of former doubles tennis champion Bob Hewitt, who was convicted of rape and sexual assault.Last month, Ju...
10:16AM ( 2 years ago )
Saudi-led airstrikes spike in Yemen capital, second city
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Saudi-led coalition airstrikes targeting Shiite rebels in Yemen intensified on Friday, with bombings in the capital, Sanaa, and the country's second-largest city reaching their mos...
10:12AM ( 2 years ago )
Syrian president blames Turkey for loss of northwestern city
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad blamed Turkey in remarks published Friday for the fall last month of Syria's northwestern city of Idlib to Islamic fighters, saying Ankara provided "huge su...
9:56AM ( 2 years ago )
US stock indexes open lower following a slump in Europe
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening lower in the U.S. following steep declines in Europe and some disappointing results from big companies.American Express slumped 4 percent early Friday, the most in t...
9:43AM ( 2 years ago )
Obama invites Mideast leaders to White House, Camp David
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has invited the heads of Gulf Cooperation Council countries to the White House and then to Camp David. Negotiations over Iran's nuclear capabilities and the tu...
9:35AM ( 2 years ago )
Actress Kate Mulgrew breaks with her past in new memoir
NEW YORK (AP) — The biggest challenge for Kate Mulgrew in writing about giving up her daughter for adoption was getting beyond herself."I'm Irish. We're private people," says Mulgrew. "We keep it clos...
9:32AM ( 2 years ago )
Americans with illegal Iraq War souvenirs go unprosecuted
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — As the elected Iraqi government seeks diplomatic respect and struggles to save its ancient sites from the rampages of the Islamic State group, American military members, contrac...
9:27AM ( 2 years ago )
Developer jailed for kickbacks among Menendez contributors
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Sen. Bob Menendez's legal defense fund raised nearly $1.3 million up until the day before he was indicted on bribery and corruption charges, including $10,000 from a retired New J...
9:26AM ( 2 years ago )
Trade talks in Tokyo get push from 'fast-track' deal in US
TOKYO (AP) — Top Japan and U.S. trade officials plan to meet this weekend, seeking to close gaps over autos and farm trade before Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits Washington later this month.Economy m...
9:21AM ( 2 years ago )
Greek, creditor representatives to meet again this weekend
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek officials say negotiators are to meet representatives of the country's creditors again on Saturday to "find common ground" in tortuous talks over the future of Greece's bai...
9:16AM ( 2 years ago )