Rioting engulfs Paris as anger grows over high French taxes

1 of 27 Firefighters try to extinguished a car set on fire by demonstrators during clashes with riot police, in Paris, France, Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. Crowds of protesters angry at President Emmanuel Macron and France's high taxes tried to converge on the presidential palace Saturday, some scuffling with police firing tear gas, amid exceptional [...]

2018-12-09T16:01:48+00:00December 9th, 2018|

At scene of South Sudan mass rape, ‘no one could hear me’

1 of 6 In this photo taken Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, women and girls walk back after getting food in Bentiu, a 38 kilometers (24 miles) journey using a path through the bush for fear of being attacked on the main road, near Nhialdu in South Sudan. Rape has been used widely as a weapon [...]

2018-12-09T15:52:08+00:00December 9th, 2018|

UK nerve agent survivor fears poison will soon kill him

LONDON (AP) — A British man who was exposed to the deadly nerve agent Novichok says he is struggling with his eyesight and mobility, and fears the poison will kill him within a decade. Charlie Rowley, 45, fell ill in June near Salisbury, England, after coming into contact with the nerve agent that was used [...]

2018-12-09T15:45:41+00:00December 9th, 2018|

Oklahoma’s Murray beats Alabama’s Tagovailoa for Heisman

1 of 9 Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray speaks after winning the Heisman Trophy on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, in New York. (Todd J. Van Emst/Heisman Trophy Trust via AP, Pool) NEW YORK (AP) — Kyler Murray waited three years to fulfill the five-star potential he brought to college football. With one shot to deliver, Murray [...]

2018-12-09T15:36:48+00:00December 9th, 2018|

Donald Trump GM fights to retain key tax credit amid plant closing plans

General Motors CEO Mary Barra speaks to reporters after a meeting with Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, to discuss GM's announcement it would stop making the Chevy Cruze at its Lordstown, Ohio, plant, part of a massive restructuring for the Detroit-based automaker, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. [...]

2018-12-09T15:29:00+00:00December 9th, 2018|

USAF failed 6 times to alert FBI about Texas church shooter

A government report Friday said Sutherland Springs, Texas, shooter Devin Kelley would not have been able to buy the weapons he used if the Air Force had notified the FBI about a domestic violence conviction. File Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA-EFE Dec. 7 (UPI) -- The U.S. Air Force failed to notify the FBI about six [...]

2018-12-08T16:29:07+00:00December 8th, 2018|

Rap concert stampede in Italy leaves 6 dead, over 50 hurt

1 of 20 Rescuers assist injured people outside a nightclub in Corinaldo, central Italy, early Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. At least six people, all but one of them minors, were killed and about 35 others injured in a stampede of panicked concertgoers early Saturday at a disco in a small town on Italy's central Adriatic [...]

2018-12-08T15:53:42+00:00December 8th, 2018|

For first time, prosecutors connect Trump to a federal crime

1 of 2 Michael Cohen, former lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves his apartment building on New York's Park Avenue, Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. In the latest filings Friday, prosecutors will weigh in on whether Cohen deserves prison time and, if so, how much. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says that [...]

2018-12-08T15:28:23+00:00December 8th, 2018|

SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at space station

1 of 5 In this image taken from NASA Television, the SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft is captured by a robotic arm for docking to the International Space Station, Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies has arrived at the International Space Station. The Dragon capsule pulled up at the orbiting lab [...]

2018-12-08T15:16:43+00:00December 8th, 2018|

The Latest: OPEC agrees to cut in oil production

1 of 8 Journalists listen to a video during a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, and non OPEC members, at their headquarters in Vienna, Austria, Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak) VIENNA (AP) — The Latest on the OPEC oil meeting (all times local): 4 p.m. Iraq’s representative in [...]

2018-12-07T16:45:23+00:00December 7th, 2018|