Zimbabwe poised to swear in new president, Mnangagwa
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's recently fired vice president was set to return on Wednesday to be sworn in as the country's new leader, after Robert Mugabe announced his stunning resignation during impeachment proceedings against him….
US Navy plane with 11 crashes into Pacific; 8 found alive
TOKYO (AP) — Eight people aboard a Navy plane that crashed Wednesday in the Pacific were recovered in good condition and a search continues for three other missing personnel, the Navy said….
The Latest: Mladic ordered out of courtroom after outburst
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on the judgment on former Bosnian Serb military chief Gen. Ratko Mladic (all times local):…
In surprise reversal, Lebanese PM puts resignation on hold
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced Wednesday he was putting his resignation on hold to give way for more consultations nearly three weeks after he unexpectedly announced he was stepping down – a stunning reversal and embarrassment to Saudi Arabia, which was widely seen as having orchestrated his resignation….
Trump speaks up for Moore, warns against his ‘liberal’ rival
WASHINGTON (AP) — Silent for more than a week, President Donald Trump all but endorsed embattled Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore, discounting the sexual assault allegations against him and insisting repeatedly that voters must not support Moore's "liberal" rival….
Cold War drama caught on video as N. Korean soldier escapes
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It's 3:11 p.m. on a cold, gray day on the North Korean side of the most heavily armed border in the world, and a lone soldier is racing toward freedom….
Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers….
Teen idol David Cassidy, ‘Partridge Family’ star, dies at 67
NEW YORK (AP) — David Cassidy, the teen and pre-teen idol who starred in the 1970s sitcom "The Partridge Family" and sold millions of records as the musical group's lead singer, died Tuesday at age 67….
Credibility at risk, media cuts stars loose over sex claims
NEW YORK (AP) — The consequences came swiftly after the allegations emerged against Charlie Rose. Within hours, the veteran news host was suspended by CBS and his PBS interview show was pulled off the air. The next day, he was fired….
Years into journey, transgender teen still finding himself
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — It's been six years since Theo Ramos first cut himself in the school bathroom, six years since his parents and friends and teachers found out he wanted to be a boy instead of a girl, six years in transition….