Tuesday, June 19, 2018

National News

AP Top News at 5:00 a.m. EDT

AP Top News at 5:00 a.m. EDT
Updated: 1 hour ago
UN refugee agency: Record 68.5 million displaced in 2017

UN refugee agency: Record 68.5 million displaced in 2017

The U.N. refugee agency says nearly 69 million people who have fled war, violence and persecution were forcibly displaced last year, a new record for the fifth straight year
Updated: 1 hour ago
South Korea says US drills suspended to aid talks with North

South Korea says US drills suspended to aid talks with North

South Korea says it believes the suspension of military drills with the U.S. in August will help maintain momentum in talks with North Korea on ending its nuclear program
Updated: 2 hours ago
In tit-for-tat, Trump threatens more tariffs against China

In tit-for-tat, Trump threatens more tariffs against China

A new 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in Chinese imports is being threatened by Trump in the latest move toward what could become a trade war
Updated: 2 hours ago
Not just heat: Climate change signs can be seen all around

Not just heat: Climate change signs can be seen all around

Not just heat: Climate change signs can be seen all around
Updated: 3 hours ago
Looking for signs of global warming? It's all around you

Looking for signs of global warming? It's all around you

It's been 30 years since much of the world learned that global warming had arrived, but climate isn't the only thing that's changing: Nature itself is too
Updated: 3 hours ago
On a big night for 'Panther,' Boseman honors real-life hero

On a big night for 'Panther,' Boseman honors real-life hero

'Black Panther' is the big winner at the MTV Movie & TV Awards, taking home four trophies including best movie
Updated: 3 hours ago
Blurring the border, Turkey deepens roots in northern Syria

Blurring the border, Turkey deepens roots in northern Syria

Turkey is showing it's in northern Syria for the long-term, building up its enclave on the model of its own towns, using its own administrators
Updated: 3 hours ago
US could back 1st pot-derived medicine, and some are worried

US could back 1st pot-derived medicine, and some are worried

Parents who have used cannabis to treat severe epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory as the US government nears decision on drug made from marijuana plant
Updated: 3 hours ago
AP Explains: War games between South Korea and United States

AP Explains: War games between South Korea and United States

AP Explains: War games between South Korea and United States
Updated: 3 hours ago