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Reports: Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

Reports: Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

BERLIN — German authorities have detained the chief executive of Volkswagen's Audi division, Rupert Stadler, as part of a probe into manipulation of emissions controls.
Strong quake near Osaka, Japan, kills 3, knocks over walls

Strong quake near Osaka, Japan, kills 3, knocks over walls

TOKYO — A strong earthquake knocked over walls and set off scattered fires around metropolitan Osaka in western Japan on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 300.

Spanish king's brother-in-law imprisoned in graft case

MADRID — Spanish prison authorities say that the brother-in-law of Spain's King Felipe VI has begun serving a nearly six-year sentence for fraud and tax evasion.
Hundreds of children wait in Border Patrol facility in Texas

Hundreds of children wait in Border Patrol facility in Texas

MCALLEN, Texas — Inside an old warehouse in South Texas, hundreds of children wait in a series of cages created by metal fencing. One cage had 20 children inside.
Injured former Cambodian PM Ranariddh sent to Thai hospital

Injured former Cambodian PM Ranariddh sent to Thai hospital

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — A Cambodian prince who was a candidate in upcoming general elections was transferred early Monday to a hospital in neighbouring Thailand after being injured in a road crash that killed his wife, said a fellow politician and a C
5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in South Texas

5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in South Texas

BIG WELLS, Texas — At least five people were killed and several others hurt Sunday as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people during a suspected "smuggling event" crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas, authorities said.
Art festival on verge of being shut down when shots rang out

Art festival on verge of being shut down when shots rang out

TRENTON, N.J. — A 24-hour arts and music festival in New Jersey was on the verge of being shut down because of numerous fights when gunfire erupted, authorities said. One suspect was killed and 22 people, including two other suspects, were injured.

Chicago TV host, athlete Brackett dies at 76 after bike fall

CHICAGO — Elizabeth Brackett, a longtime Chicago journalist and world-champion triathlete, has died four days after an apparent bicycle accident. She was 76.
Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champ

Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champ

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — One was about power. The other was about patience. Brooks Koepka has a game for the U.S. Open no matter the course, no matter the test, no matter the circumstances.
Prada redefines youthful elegance with psychedelic flair

Prada redefines youthful elegance with psychedelic flair

MILAN — Youthful designers injected energy into the third day Sunday of Milan Fashion Week menswear previews for next spring and summer.