North Korea details plan to fire missile salvo toward Guam
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has announced a detailed plan to launch a salvo of ballistic missiles toward the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, a major military hub and home to U.S. bombers. If carried out, it would be the North's most provocative missile launch to date….
Why North Korea has no interest in talking to the South
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — With liberals back in charge in South Korea, Seoul is making peace offerings to its archrivals, but the North isn't biting….
Analysis: Trump throws his own North Korea strategy a curve
WASHINGTON (AP) — Just when President Donald Trump's strategy for North Korea was finally starting to show dividends, he threw it a curve….
AP Exclusive: Maggot case gives rare look at neglect probes
ROME, N.Y. (AP) — In his bed at a New York state group home for the severely disabled, Steven Wenger lay helpless against a silent invader….
Yemen’s civil war turns country into cholera breeding ground
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Collapsing on sidewalks and constantly vomiting, some of the Yemeni villagers barely make it to the tiny health center where doctors spread carton sheets in the backyard and use trees to hang bags of IV fluids for patients….
Hurricane Franklin makes landfall on Mexico’s coast
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hurricane Franklin roared ashore on Mexico's central Gulf coast early Thursday, threatening to pound a mountainous region prone to flash floods and mudslides with torrential rains and heavy winds….
Study: Trump actions trigger health premium hikes for 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration's own actions are triggering double-digit premium increases on individual health insurance policies purchased by many consumers, a nonpartisan study has found….
Free-speech debate swirls as officials block on social media
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An emerging debate about whether elected officials violate people's free speech rights by blocking them on social media is spreading across the U.S. as groups sue or warn politicians to stop the practice….
Taylor Swift’s mom wanted to keep groping allegation private
DENVER (AP) — Taylor Swift's mother said she didn't call police to report allegations that a radio station DJ groped her daughter before a concert because she didn't want the moment to define the pop star's life. Likewise, a liaison for Taylor Swift who deals with radio stations across the country asked the DJ's boss to keep a photo of the alleged assault confidential….
Club pros enjoying the spotlight at PGA Championship
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Alex Beach played a practice round with Luke Donald, walked off the ninth green and signed autographs….