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Starbucks to expand delivery in US, China

NEW YORK — Starbucks is expanding delivery to more stores in the U.S. and China as it tries to accelerate growth in those two markets. The company says it will offer delivery from 2,000 U.S. stores by next summer through a partnership with Uber Eats.
UN climate talks inch forward, appear headed for overtime

UN climate talks inch forward, appear headed for overtime

KATOWICE, Poland — Agreement on the fine print of the Paris climate accord drew closer Thursday, three years after countries sealed the landmark deal on curbing global warming, but negotiators remained divided on some of the thorniest issues and appe
As probe closes in, Trump distances himself from Cohen

As probe closes in, Trump distances himself from Cohen

WASHINGTON — Abandoned by two of his most powerful protectors, President Donald Trump insisted Thursday that he did not violate campaign finance laws and that the liability for hush-money payments to two women alleging affairs with him rests with his
Police: Teen, officers exchange gunfire at middle school

Police: Teen, officers exchange gunfire at middle school

RICHMOND, Ind.
Lost girls of Indonesia among 61k dead and missing migrants

Lost girls of Indonesia among 61k dead and missing migrants

FATUKOKO, Indonesia — The stranger showed up at the girl's door one night with a tantalizing job offer: Give up your world, and I will give you a future.
Senate rebukes Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

Senate rebukes Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

WASHINGTON — Senators voted Thursday to recommend that the U.S.
Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches space in test

Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches space in test

MOJAVE, Calif. — Virgin Galactic's tourism spaceship climbed more than 50 miles high above California's Mojave Desert on Thursday, reaching for the first time what the company considers the boundary of space.
Hung without care? Some say tunnel decor is an eyesore

Hung without care? Some say tunnel decor is an eyesore

JERSEY CITY, N.J.
Toyota recalls pickups, SUVs to fix air bag, brake problems

Toyota recalls pickups, SUVs to fix air bag, brake problems

DETROIT — Toyota is recalling nearly 143,000 SUVs and pickups worldwide to fix air bag and brake problems. The first recall covers about 96,000 Toyota Land Cruisers and Lexus LX570 SUVs from 2008 through 2019.
Court nixes pension law that prompted teacher protests

Court nixes pension law that prompted teacher protests

FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Kentucky Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a law that made changes to one of the country's worst-funded public pension systems, a victory for teachers who closed schools across the state in protest earlier this year.