Haitian economist nominated as PM under interim government

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The former governor of Haiti's central bank has been nominated to be the country's new prime minister in an interim gov...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Obama in Florida will tout benefits of economic stimulus

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is heading to Florida to tout the benefits of the massive economic stimulus bill he signed shortly after ta...

February 26th, 2016 |  


The Latest: Sentencing hearing begins in teacher slaying

SALEM, Mass. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a Massachusetts teacher convicted of raping and killing his high school math teacher (all times ...

February 26th, 2016 |  


The Latest: South EU nations slam unilateral migrant action

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Latest on the flow of migrants into Europe (all times local):5:35 p.m.The foreign ministers of European Union member count...

February 26th, 2016 |  


US economy ends 2015 on better note, starts 2016 with a bang

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy got a double dose of good news Friday. Economic growth in the final three months of 2015 didn't slow as much as p...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Infantino leads after 1st round of FIFA presidential vote

ZURICH (AP) — There was no clear winner in the first round of voting in the FIFA presidential election, with Gianni Infantino getting the biggest ta...

February 26th, 2016 |  


The Latest: UN set to vote on draft endorsing cease-fire

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria and the provisional cease-fire proposed by the U.S. and Russia that is to go into effect at midnig...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Latest: Sheriff says 4 dead, 14 hurt in Kansas shootings

HESSTON, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the attacks in south-central Kansas including at a business in Hesston (all times local):9 p.m.A sheriff says fou...

February 25th, 2016 |  


Clinton emphasizing gun laws ahead of South Carolina primary

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton had South Carolina mostly to herself two days before the first-in-the-...

February 25th, 2016 |  


AP FACT CHECK: Trump objects to cursing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump, offended by coarse language?So it seemed in the Republican presidential debate Thursday night. The notably potty-mou...

February 25th, 2016 |