Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Atlanta City Council votes to settle ex-fire chief's lawsuit
Atlanta's City Council has voted to pay $1.2 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the city's former fire chief who was dismissed after he wrote a book that included anti-gay passages
Updated: 7 hours ago
Hurricane is blamed for 16 deaths in Florida alone
State emergency officials say 16 people died in Florida because of Hurricane Michael, most of them in the coastal county that took a direct hit from the storm
Updated: 2 hours ago
Mattis: Trump says defense chief's job is '100 percent' safe
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says President Donald Trump has assured him he is "100 percent" safe in his job
Published: 10/16/18
Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65
Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates and went on to become a billionaire philanthropist, has died
Published: 10/16/18
Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist, dies
Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates, has died at 65
Published: 10/16/18
Facebook requires UK political ad buyers to reveal identity
Facebook says anyone who takes out a British political ad on the social media platform will now be forced to reveal their identity, in a bid to increase transparency and curb misinformation.
Updated: 12 hours ago
EU's Barnier hopes Brexit deal possible in 'coming weeks'
The European Union and Britain are seeking to get their divorce negotiations back on track at Wednesday's Brexit summit after botched weekend talks threw them well off the rails, likely until November
Updated: 11 hours ago
Couple plans to visit 6 Disney parks on 2 coasts in 1 day
A couple from Tennessee plans to visit Disney World's four theme parks in Florida, hop a cross-country plane and then end the night at Disney's two California parks
Updated: 7 hours ago
Trump warns Honduras over migrant caravan now in Guatemala
US President Donald Trump is threatening to cut aid to Honduras if it doesn't stop an impromptu caravan of about 2,000 migrants, even as they resumed their northward march with hopes of reaching the US border
Updated: 4 hours ago
Head of firm behind Trump dossier won't talk to House panel
The co-founder of a political research firm behind a dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump's connections to Russia is refusing to speak to two House committees
Updated: 5 hours ago
Sandgren upsets fifth-seeded Pouille in Stockholm
American Tennys Sandgren upset fifth-seeded Lucas Pouille of France 6-4, 6-4 Tuesday to reach the second round of the Stockholm Open
Updated: 3 hours ago
Police seek man who threatened woman with hammer
Police in Delaware are looking for a man they say followed a woman and threatened her with a hammer for refusing to speak with him
Updated: 11 hours ago
AP-FL--Florida News Digest, FL
Updated: 7 hours ago
Venezuelan fans endure sacrifices to 'Play Ball' amid crisis
Winter league baseball is under way in Venezuela, and fans are having to make sacrifices to feed their passion for the "pelota," or the ball, as the national pastime is affectionately known
Updated: 6 hours ago