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Asylum seekers worry new US policy will mean more waiting

Asylum seekers worry new US policy will mean more waiting

TIJUANA, Mexico — Eusebio Gomez thought his arduous journey to the U.S. and monthslong wait in the border town of Tijuana, Mexico, would end when he made it to American soil.
Dueling Venezuela leaders dig in defending presidency claims

Dueling Venezuela leaders dig in defending presidency claims

CARACAS, Venezuela — The Venezuelan opposition leader who has declared himself interim president vowed Friday he would remain on the streets until the South American country has a transitional government, while President Nicolas Maduro dug in and acc
Undercover agents target Toronto-based cybersecurity watchdog Citizen Lab

Undercover agents target Toronto-based cybersecurity watchdog Citizen Lab

NEW YORK — The Associated Press has found that Toronto-based researchers who reported the role of Israeli spyware in the targeting of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi's inner circle are in turn being targeted by international undercover ope
Pope brings World Youth Day to prisoners, hears confessions

Pope brings World Youth Day to prisoners, hears confessions

LAS GARZAS, Panama — Pope Francis on Friday brought World Youth Day to Panama's juvenile delinquents, celebrating an emotional penitential liturgy inside the country's main youth prison since the inmates couldn't participate in the Catholic Church's
Fiat Chrysler recalls pickups; power steering can fail

Fiat Chrysler recalls pickups; power steering can fail

DETROIT — Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 182,000 pickup trucks worldwide to fix an electrical problem that can knock out the power steering. The recall covers Ram 1500 pickups from the 2019 model year. Most are in the U.S. and Canada.

Wisconsin county: No additional charges for Closs suspect

SUPERIOR, Wis. — A Wisconsin prosecutor said Friday he has no plans "in the immediate future" to file additional charges against the man accused of kidnapping Wisconsin teenager Jayme Closs and killing her parents.

Jamie Lee Curtis working to get stand-in LGBTQ mom onscreen

OKLAHOMA CITY — Actress Jamie Lee Curtis is trying to tell the story of an Oklahoma woman whose pledge to stand in as a mom at same-sex weddings went viral.
Dam with mine waste collapses in Brazil; 7 dead, 200 missing

Dam with mine waste collapses in Brazil; 7 dead, 200 missing

SAO PAULO — A dam that held back mining waste collapsed Friday in Brazil, inundating a nearby community in reddish-brown sludge, killing at least seven people and leaving scores of others missing.
Travel groups praise deal on shutdown after flight delays

Travel groups praise deal on shutdown after flight delays

Politicians couldn't overcome their differences and end the government shutdown over five weeks. Six air traffic controllers might have done it in a day.

Gunman kills 3 men in separate shootings, then kills himself

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — A gunman opened fire at a hotel bar near Penn State's main campus, killing two men and wounding a woman, broke into a stranger's house and fatally shot the 83-year-old homeowner, and then killed himself, authorities said.