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1 hour ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 3:02 pm CST

Marine's 222-mile hike a personal mission to bring awareness to military suicide

This U.S. Marine is taking on a new mission of his own for the holidays, planning to hike about 22 miles a day over two weeks to raise awareness about the high amount of suicides among military veterans.
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1 hour ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 3:00 pm CST

Woman raises more than $248G for homeless man who helped her

A New Jersey woman who was helped by a homeless man after she ran out of gas on an interstate in Philadelphia has raised more than $248,000 for the Good Samaritan.
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1 hour ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 2:58 pm CST

El Salvador arrests ringleader in black widow killing scheme

Police in El Salvador have arrested the alleged ringleader of a "black widow" killing scheme that forced women into arranged marriages and made them collect insurance policies on their husbands.
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2 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 2:53 pm CST

Honduras president seeks 2nd term despite constitutional ban

Less than a decade ago, even talk of re-election was enough to get a Honduran president overthrown.
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2 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 2:48 pm CST

Zimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timeline

Zimbabwe is poised to swear in new leader Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday morning, just two and a half weeks after his firing by longtime President Robert Mugabe.
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2 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 2:45 pm CST

Las Vegas massacre gunman fired more than 1,100 rounds, sheriff says

Stephen Paddock fired more than 1,100 rounds when he killed 58 people and injured more than 500 others at a country music festival on the Strip last month, Las Vegas Sheriff Joe Lombardo told a local newspaper Wednesday.
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2 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 2:43 pm CST

Man convicted of 1978 California double murder pardoned after DNA test

A 70-year-old California man convicted nearly four decades ago of killing his ex-girlfriend and her 4-year-old son walked out of prison Wednesday after DNA tests showed he was wrongfully convicted.
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2 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 2:34 pm CST

Inmate taken for hospital treatment recaptured next day

Sheriff's deputies in Ohio captured a corrections center inmate they say escaped custody after being transported for hospital treatment.
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2 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 2:23 pm CST

Police documents detail grisly gang slaying in Maryland

Police in Maryland say they have charged an alleged MS-13 gang member with first-degree murder in the death of a man stabbed more than 100 times.
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2 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 2:05 pm CST

Despite 'blue laws,' customers line up for Black Friday deals

Massachusetts might be one of three states that don’t let stores open on Thanksgiving but it hasn’t stopped some shoppers from camping outside this year in anticipation of Black Friday deals.
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3 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 1:46 pm CST

Mizzou explodes for 95-58 win over Long Beach State

Missouri Tigers thrash Long Beach State in first game of Advocare Invitational Tournament in Orlando, Florida
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3 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 1:43 pm CST

French authorities free 3 in probe into Charlie Hebdo attack

The Paris prosecutor's office says three people who were put into custody in an investigation into the January 2015 attacks on Charlie Hebdo magazine and a kosher store in Paris have been freed.
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3 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 1:36 pm CST

GOP committees, Moore remain at odds as Alabama election nears

Despite President Trump's recent support of Roy Moore, the Republican National Committee and the National Republican Senatorial Committee say they are standing behind their decision to cut ties to Alabama Senate candidate.
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3 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 1:24 pm CST

Zimbabwe asks if new leader, a Mugabe ally, can bring change

Zimbabwe's incoming leader Emmerson Mnangagwa, widely known as the Crocodile, is seen as a smart, ruthless politician, and many question if he will be able to bring the change the country craves.
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3 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 1:14 pm CST

Rome gives taxi drivers courses to learn manners and English

Rome has started classes for hundreds of its taxi drivers to learn good manners and English.
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3 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 1:11 pm CST

3 get prison in strangling death of alleged overdose victim

Three people who pleaded guilty in the death of a man strangled with a pair of jumper cables and dumped over an embankment after an apparent overdose are headed to prison.
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3 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 1:04 pm CST

Corrections officer severely hurt in Kansas City jail attack

Police in Kansas City, Missouri, say a corrections officer was assaulted by a prisoner at the Jackson County Regional Correctional Center and is in critical condition.
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4 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 12:52 pm CST

Congressional Russia probes likely to head into 2018

Some Republicans are hoping lawmakers will soon wrap up investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election that have dragged on for most of the year. But with new details in the probe emerging almost daily, that seems unlikely.
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4 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 12:41 pm CST

Pope prays for 'seeds of peace' for South Sudan, Congo

Pope Francis has led a special prayer service in St. Peter's Basilica for peace in South Sudan and Congo.
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4 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 12:30 pm CST

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade marched, rolled and soared in traditional style Thursday as police went all-out to secure it in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots.
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4 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 12:23 pm CST

Greece's vows greater effort to protect refugees over winter

Greece has promised to step up efforts to protect migrants and refugees over the winter on the Greek islands, but defended a 2016 deal between Turkey and the European Union to stop the westward flow of migrants into Europe.
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4 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 12:21 pm CST

ISIS beheads 15 of its own fighters in Afghanistan, separate terror attack kills at least 8

The Islamic State terror group beheaded 15 of its own fighters Thursday due to infighting in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Nangarhar, as a suicide attack in another part of the country left at least 8 people dead.
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4 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 12:13 pm CST

Sheriff: Las Vegas shooting gunman fired over 1,100 rounds

The top lawman in Las Vegas says the gunman who killed dozens of people at a concert last month fired more than 1,100 rounds.
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4 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 12:05 pm CST

Kosovo sets Albania's Nov. 28 independence day as a holiday

Kosovo's government has decided to declare Nov. 28, the independence day of neighboring Albania, a national holiday, a move that may spark an angry reaction from Serbia.
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5 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 11:32 am CST

Auto museum may save McDonald's museum from demolition

There may be hope for the doomed replica of a historic McDonald's hamburger restaurant after all.
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5 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 11:13 am CST

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade rolls on with balloons, bands, security

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade marched, rolled and soared in traditional style Thursday as police went all-out to secure it in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots.
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6 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 10:47 am CST

AP Explains: The search for Argentina's missing submarine

The Argentine submarine ARA San Juan went missing in the South Atlantic last week with 44 crew members aboard.
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6 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 10:44 am CST

Medical transport plane crashes, report of engine fire

A Maine hospital says authorities are investigating after a medical transport plane with a patient, paramedic and nurse crash-landed at the end of a runway.
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6 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 10:29 am CST

Housing for homeless man who found, returned $10K check

A homeless man in Connecticut who found a $10,000 check and returned it to its owner because he wanted to "do the right thing" has been rewarded with housing and a job interview.
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6 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 10:09 am CST

Hungary: Parliament bans camerawoman who kicked migrants

Hungary's parliament has banned a camerawoman from working on the premises after she insulted a lawmaker during an interview.
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6 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 10:04 am CST

On disputed land, Zimbabweans see hope after Mugabe's exit

For years, a group of Zimbabwean villagers resisted efforts by the wife of former President Robert Mugabe to force them off a farm near the capital, enduring police raids and the demolition of their homes.
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6 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 10:00 am CST

Trump visits Coast Guard station in Florida, touts own accomplishments in Thanksgiving tweets

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump made a surprise visit Thursday morning to a Coast Guard station in Riviera Beach, Florida, telling troops that their “brand” has gone up in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas.
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 9:53 am CST

UC Berkeley conservative student sues Antifa member over threats, harassment

The former president of the Berkeley College Republicans at the University of California, Berkeley announced Wednesday he is suing a prominent member of Antifa on the basis she has repeatedly threatened and harassed him and others on the campus.
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 9:32 am CST

'Nazi sex dungeon' where gang chained, whipped, threatened to rape man

This is the chilling dungeon where a twisted gang chained up, tortured and threatened to rape a man.
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 9:24 am CST

Police say 8 Ugandan media workers face treason charges

Ugandan police are holding eight media workers on treason and other charges for a report saying Uganda is planning to overthrow the president of neighboring Rwanda.
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 9:18 am CST

Slain Maltese journalist's family wants top cop off probe

The family of a Maltese investigative journalist killed by a car bomb blast wants a top police official removed from the murder probe.
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 9:15 am CST

This Thanksgiving, Houston's Hurricane Harvey hero, Mattress Mack, to feed thousands

The Houston furniture store owner who opened up his businesses as shelters after Hurricane Harvey flooded the city is preparing to give back once again on Thanksgiving.
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 9:13 am CST

During Thanksgiving, politics takes a back seat: polls

Most Americans this Thanksgiving are passing on bringing up politics at the dinner table, according to two national polls.
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 9:07 am CST

Trump touts own accomplishments in Thanksgiving tweets, tells military they're 'winning'

President Trump spent Thursday morning tweeting what he believes Americans should be thankful for this year – his administration’s accomplishments – which he said includes a stronger economy and “record cuts” in regulations .
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 9:04 am CST

Flagged football: Dolphins determined to fix penalty-plagued play before showdown with Patrios

The Miami Dolphins have been penalized 84 times this season, second most in the NFL behind the Seahawks.
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 8:58 am CST

Ukrainian separatist chief accuses another of plotting coup

A separatist leader in Ukraine's east has accused a former official of trying to unseat him.
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7 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 8:57 am CST

Argentina says sound detected in search for missing submarine is consistent with non-nuclear explosion

A sound detected in the search for a missing submarine with 44 crew members aboard is consistent with a non-nuclear explosion, officials in Argentina said Thursday.
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8 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 8:36 am CST

The art of Italian home-cooking brought to Syrian refugees

Italian chefs taught Syrian refugee women to cook the Italian staple of gnocchi, or dumplings, helping to break the routine in perhaps the most restrictive of Jordan's three camps for displaced Syrians.
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8 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 8:35 am CST

Rwanda offers to shelter African migrants abused in Libya

Rwanda is offering to host some of the African migrants who reportedly face abuse in Libya.
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8 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 8:35 am CST

The Latest: Argentine sub-search sound might be of explosion

The Latest on Argentina's search for a submarine missing with 44 crewmembers aboard (all times local): 11:30 a.m.
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8 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 8:31 am CST

Waffle woes: Fire erupts at factory making Belgian delicacy

A fierce fire at a waffle factory cloaked part of Brussels in dense black smoke, disrupted road and rail traffic and forced the evacuation of nearby factories and a school.
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8 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 8:17 am CST

Sudan's president visits Russia, asks for protection from US

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has said on a visit to Russia that his country needs protection from the U.S. Al-Bashir, speaking Thursday at the start of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, accused the U.S. of fomenting the conflict in Sudan.
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8 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 8:12 am CST

UK Labour Party suspends lawmaker over misconduct claim

Britain's Labour Party says it has suspended a lawmaker over an allegation of sexual misconduct.
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8 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 8:04 am CST

Report: UK warship aborts Navy mission to Persian Gulf

The Times newspaper says the Royal Navy has cut short a mission to the Persian Gulf region because of the breakdown of one of its most advanced warships.
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8 hours ago
Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 7:58 am CST

Towering Christmas tree arrives at Vatican from Poland

A towering Christmas tree that survived a lightning strike in Poland has been set up in St. Peter's Square as the Vatican gets ready for the holidays.