Wednesday, September 19, 2018

AP US & World News

Malaysia anti-graft agency arrests former leader Najib Razak

Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former Prime Minister Najib Razak over the multimillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund and that he will face further charges in court
Updated: 1 hour ago

UN agency warns time running out to prevent Yemen famine

UN food agency says time running out to prevent devastating famine in warn-torn Yemen
Updated: 1 hour ago

Danish bank CEO quits amid money laundering scandal

Denmark's largest bank says its chief executive is resigning, hours before it presents the conclusions of an internal report into alleged major money laundering via its Estonian branch
Updated: 1 hour ago

Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former leader Najib Razak and he will face further charges in court

Malaysia's anti-graft agency says it has arrested former leader Najib Razak and he will face further charges in court
Updated: 1 hour ago
Feds plan funding boost to fight assaults on Native women

Feds plan funding boost to fight assaults on Native women

A top U.S. Justice Department official says it's doubling the amount of federal funding for tribal public safety and crime victims as it seeks to tackle the high-rates of violence against Native American women
Updated: 1 hour ago
Canadian crabs with bad attitude threaten coastal ecosystem

Canadian crabs with bad attitude threaten coastal ecosystem

Aggressive Canadian crabs invading US waters from Nova Scotia threaten coastal ecosystem
Updated: 1 hour ago
Kavanaugh accuser's colleagues point to her integrity

Kavanaugh accuser's colleagues point to her integrity

Friends call Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford an outgoing, brilliant woman compelled to speak out
Updated: 1 hour ago
Ford: FBI should investigate Kavanaugh claim before hearing

Ford: FBI should investigate Kavanaugh claim before hearing

The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her decades ago wants the FBI to investigate before she testifies on Capitol Hill
Updated: 1 hour ago

India bans instant divorce by Muslim men

India's government has issued an ordinance to implement a top court ruling striking down the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce
Updated: 1 hour ago

Turkey arrests 24 airport workers after protests

A construction workers union says 24 of its members have been detained in the aftermath of protests denouncing poor working conditions at Istanbul's new airport.
Updated: 2 hours ago