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American ambassador defends rules for Chinese diplomats

U.S. ambassador defends plans to require Chinese diplomats to report contacts with some Americans, says Washington considering possible rules for employees of Communist Party-controlled entities

Asian shares mixed amid uncertainties on Brexit…

Asian shares mixed amid uncertainties on Brexit, China-US trade tensions

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens join Country Music…

Bestselling country duo of all time Brooks & Dunn, comedic singer Ray Stevens and record executive Jerry Bradley were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame

Hong Kong leaders apologize for water cannon use…

Hong Kong officials apologized to Muslim leaders after riot police sprayed a mosque and bystanders with a water cannon while trying to contain pro-democracy demonstrations

Online ordering boom gives rise to virtual restaurants

Thousands of restaurants are experimenting with virtual spin-offs as they try to capitalize on the rising popularity of online ordering

Water cannon hits mosque amid Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong police say the water cannon "accidentally" hit the mosque while firing at protesters.

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APNewsBreak: US takes step to require…

APNewsBreak: The Trump administration will collect DNA from asylum-seekers who are detained at border facilities under amended regulation, official says

Committee pitches concept to settle all opioid lawsuits

A committee guiding OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma's bankruptcy is suggesting other drugmakers, distributors and pharmacy chains use Purdue's bankruptcy proceedings to settle lawsuits seeking to hold the industry accountable for the national opioid crisis

New restaurants show meat-free Mexican is not a…

Vegan Mexican food has become a widening industry on its own with Latinos taking control of the kitchen

China issues stinging rebuke of US at Beijing defense forum

China's defense minister is issuing a stinging rebuke of the United States in a speech at a defense forum in Beijing

U.S. Defense Secretary Visits Afghanistan To…

President Trump had cut off negotiations last month after the Taliban claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul.

Researchers find second warship from WWII Battle…

A group of deep-sea researchers looking for sunken World War II ships have found a second Japanese aircraft carrier that went down in the Pacific during the historic Battle of Midway

Illegal vapes traced to California woman who was…

A pioneer in marketing CBD as a health product has pleaded guilty to selling large quantities of synthetic marijuana which was secretly added to vapes, sickening dozens.

1st federal opioid crisis trial to focus on…

First federal trial on U.S. opioid crisis is to focus on how powerful prescription painkillers were distributed

Indiana's top lawyer faces hearing on groping…

A hearing is starting over whether allegations that Indiana's attorney general drunkenly groped four women at a bar amounted to professional misconduct

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German official: EU decision on Brexit extension…

Germany's economy minister is suggesting that it will be a few days before the European Union decides whether to grant a delay to Britain's withdrawal

NWS confirms a tornado touched down in Dallas

The National Weather Service says a possible tornado has moved through the Dallas area, causing some structural damage and downed power lines

Black hole scientist bounces back from trolling

Katie Bouman's photo of the moment she saw her first black hole image went viral - but it wasn't all good.

Mulvaney getting second-guessed on defense of…

Mulvaney's missteps draw scrutiny from Trump allies

The Latest: Nearly 112K without power after Dallas tornado

The city of Dallas says it hasn't received reports of fatalities or serious injuries after a tornado touched down Sunday, but it's assessing the damage

Japan exports fall for 10th straight month in…

Japan exports fall for 10th straight month amid weak demand in China, South Korea and other Asian markets

Search for small plane missing near North Carolina airport

Operations temporarily halted at a busy North Carolina airport after it lost radar contact with an approaching small plane, launching a search by fire and rescue units

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Protest Ban

Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators protested at an illegal march.

Boeing says it regrets concerns over internal messages

Boeing says it understands and regrets concerns about internal messages it recently handed over to Congress and federal regulators investigating two deadly crashes of the company's 737 Max

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The Latest: Mayor expects ruined hotel will be…

The mayor of New Orleans mayor says she expects a partially collapsed hotel in her city will ultimately be demolished

Report: Synagogue massacre led to string of…

A Jewish civil rights group says at least 12 white supremacists have been arrested for plotting, threatening or carrying out anti-Semitic attacks in the U.S. since the massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue nearly one year ago

Crews probe source of smoke from ship off Georgia…

Marine salvage experts are trying to determine what caused a fire in an overturned cargo ship lying close to Georgia's seacoast for weeks now