Thursday, December 14, 2017

AP US & World News

Who will lead South Africa's ANC? A look at top candidates

Who will lead South Africa's ANC party and likely the nation? A look at top candidates
Updated: 1 minute ago
Suicide bomber kills 17 at Somalia police academy

Suicide bomber kills 17 at Somalia police academy

An Islamic extremist suicide bomber disguised as a police officer killed at least 10 people at a police academy in Somalia's capital on Thursday, police said
Updated: 5 minutes ago

Bank of England set to hold rates after first hike in decade

The Bank of England is set to keep its main interest rate unchanged at 0.50 percent on Thursday, a month after increasing borrowing costs for the first time in a decade to contain a rise inflation stoked by last year's Brexit vote
Updated: 12 minutes ago

AP Top News at 4:56 a.m. EST

AP Top News at 4:56 a.m. EST
Updated: 15 minutes ago
Judges to examine if drug stash-house stings racially biased

Judges to examine if drug stash-house stings racially biased

The question of whether agents display racial bias by staging phony stash-house stings overwhelmingly in black neighborhoods is the focus of landmark hearings in Chicago
Updated: 15 minutes ago
Man charged in Charlottesville car attack due in court

Man charged in Charlottesville car attack due in court

Man accused of ramming car into crowd protesting against a white nationalist rally in Virginia, killing one and injuring dozens in August, faces court hearing
Updated: 18 minutes ago

South Africa's famed ANC risks split in choosing new leader

South Africa's famed ANC risks split in choosing new leader; 'Collapse or begin a renewal'
Updated: 19 minutes ago
Coroner: Accused Ky. lawmaker's death apparently suicide

Coroner: Accused Ky. lawmaker's death apparently suicide

A coroner says a Kentucky lawmaker accused of sexually assaulting a woman has died in an apparent suicide
Updated: 20 minutes ago
At age 17, he killed a deputy; at 71, he could get parole

At age 17, he killed a deputy; at 71, he could get parole

More than a half-century after a Louisiana teen was sent to prison for killing a sheriff's deputy, the now 71-year-old inmate is getting his first chance at freedom since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in his favor
Updated: 22 minutes ago
South Korean President Moon in China on visit to repair ties

South Korean President Moon in China on visit to repair ties

South Korean President Moon Jae-in is in Beijing on a visit to repair ties frayed by a dispute over the deployment of an American anti-missile system
Updated: 25 minutes ago