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The list of celebrities upset by US border policy grows

The list of celebrities upset by US border policy grows

NEW YORK — Country music icon Willie Nelson has extended an offer to meet President Donald Trump at one of the detention centres at the U.S.
Firefighters suspended; accused of making porn at firehouse

Firefighters suspended; accused of making porn at firehouse

AKRON, Ohio — Two firefighters in Ohio have been suspended for allegedly making pornographic videos at a firehouse.

White House Mideast team holds talks with Jordanian king

AMMAN, Jordan — President Donald Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, kicked off a swing through the Middle East on Tuesday, meeting with Jordan's king as part of a broader effort to lay the groundwork for an expected Israeli-Palesti
Colombian singer at World Cup reports hotel theft in Moscow

Colombian singer at World Cup reports hotel theft in Moscow

MOSCOW — Russian police say that $800,000 worth of valuables have been stolen from Colombian singer Maluma's hotel room in Moscow while he's visiting Russia to support the Colombia team at the World Cup.
US housing starts jumped 5 pct. in May off Midwest building

US housing starts jumped 5 pct. in May off Midwest building

WASHINGTON — A surge of construction in the Midwest drove U.S. housing starts up 5 per cent in May from the prior month. The Commerce Department said Wednesday that housing starts rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.
Queen's granddaughter Zara Tindall gives birth to 2nd child

Queen's granddaughter Zara Tindall gives birth to 2nd child

LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter Zara Tindall has given birth to a baby girl. Buckingham Palace said Tuesday the baby is the second child of Zara and Mike Tindall, a former English rugby player.
Bruce Springsteen performs at benefit at bowling alley

Bruce Springsteen performs at benefit at bowling alley

ASBURY PARK, N.J. — Bruce Springsteen helped rock a refurbished 1960s bowling alley-turned music venue near the Asbury Park boardwalk.
China hopes for implementation of NKorea-US summit outcome

China hopes for implementation of NKorea-US summit outcome

BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping told North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday he hopes Pyongyang and Washington can fully implement the outcome of last week's nuclear summit at which Kim pledged to work toward denuclearization in exchange fo

Spraying snake with gas leads to house blaze in Finland

HELSINKI — An improvised method of getting rid of a snake in a garden by spraying it with gasoline kicked off a chain reaction that ended up with a house on fire in southern Finland.
Border separations ripple through midterm campaigns

Border separations ripple through midterm campaigns

Wrenching scenes of migrant children being separated from their parents at the southern border are roiling campaigns ahead of midterm elections, emboldening Democrats on the often-fraught issue of immigration while forcing an increasing number of Rep