Tuesday, November 20, 2018

AP US & World News

May gets rebellion reprieve, but faces warning from allies

May gets rebellion reprieve, but faces warning from allies

British Prime Minister Theresa May has had a reprieve on one front as party rebels acknowledged they did not yet have the strength for a leadership challenge
Updated: 27 minutes ago
Rain could hamper search for victims of California wildfire

Rain could hamper search for victims of California wildfire

People searching for victims of wildfire were in a race against the weather, as expected rains could wash away fragmentary remains
Updated: 1 hour ago
Police in Missouri seek help finding Catholic store shooter

Police in Missouri seek help finding Catholic store shooter

Police are asking the public for help finding the suspect in a sexual assault and fatal shooting at a religious supply store in suburban St. Louis
Updated: 1 hour ago
Gaza's deadly demonstrations yield new casualties each week

Gaza's deadly demonstrations yield new casualties each week

Every week in Gaza, relentless demonstrations against Israel keep tensions high, casualties rising
Updated: 1 hour ago

Parkland shooting survivors win Children's Peace Prize

The Florida students who created an international movement to raise awareness about gun violence after a deadly school shooting have been awarded the International Children's Peace Prize
Updated: 1 hour ago
US judge stalls enforcement of Trump asylum restrictions

US judge stalls enforcement of Trump asylum restrictions

A federal judge has temporarily barred the Trump administration from refusing asylum to immigrants who cross the southern border illegally
Updated: 1 hour ago
Scientists work to save wild Puerto Rican parrot after Maria

Scientists work to save wild Puerto Rican parrot after Maria

Biologists are trying to save the last of the endangered Puerto Rican parrots after more than half the population of the bright green birds with turquoise-tipped wings disappeared when Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico
Updated: 1 hour ago
Schumer asks for probe into Whitaker's White House contacts

Schumer asks for probe into Whitaker's White House contacts

The Senate's top Democrat is asking the Justice Department's watchdog to open an investigation into communications between acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker and the White House
Updated: 1 hour ago

Georgian charity to write down debts of 600,000

The Georgian government says a charity controlled by the chairman of the ruling party is ready to write off debts of 600,000 people in what has been described as an attempt to buy votes ahead of a runoff in next week's presidential election
Updated: 1 hour ago

Man gets probation for 'Field of Dreams' site vandalism

A man accused of driving onto and damaging the eastern Iowa baseball field made famous by the 1989 movie "Field of Dreams" has been given two to five years of probation
Updated: 1 hour ago