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Analysis: Trump insists on 'America First.' Who will follow?

Tue, 2017-09-19 19:52
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- President Donald Trump invited the question, and now the world must answer: If America insists on putting itself first, will anyone else follow?...
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The Latest: Governor says 42 dead in Mexico state of Morelos

Tue, 2017-09-19 16:52
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local):...
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Trump slams Venezuela at UN; Maduro calls him 'Hitler'

Tue, 2017-09-19 16:52
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- President Donald Trump urged world leaders Tuesday to help restore "democracy and political freedoms" in Venezuela, singling out the South American country for some of his most blistering criticism in a speech to the United Nations....
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Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest

Tue, 2017-09-19 16:52
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer wearing a T-shirt and jeans didn't identify himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him in a mistaken arrest in 2015 outside a Manhattan hotel....
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Huntsman says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trust

Tue, 2017-09-19 13:52
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Russia, told Congress on Tuesday that Moscow's meddling in the 2016 presidential election led directly to the lack of trust between the two former Cold War foes....
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Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest

Tue, 2017-09-19 13:52
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer never identified himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him outside in 2015 outside his Manhattan hotel....
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The Latest: Trump slams Iran at United Nations

Tue, 2017-09-19 10:52
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local):...
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The Latest: UN official urges focus on preventing conflict

Tue, 2017-09-19 10:52
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local):...
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FEMA isn't relying on trailers to house hurricane victims

Tue, 2017-09-19 10:52
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- The hurricanes that battered Texas and Florida have likely spawned the worst disaster-created housing crisis since Hurricane Katrina left hundreds of thousands of Gulf Coast residents without homes more than a decade ago....
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Hurricane Maria smashes Dominica, now menaces other islands

Tue, 2017-09-19 07:52
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) -- Hurricane Maria smashed into Dominica with 160 mph winds, ripping the roof off even the prime minister's residence and causing what he called "mind-boggling" devastation Tuesday as it plunged into a Caribbean region already ravaged by Hurricane Irma....
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Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy, but keeps stores open

Tue, 2017-09-19 07:52
NEW YORK (AP) -- Toys 'R' Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season - and says its stores will remain open for business as usual....
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Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's map

Tue, 2017-09-19 04:52
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is, quite literally, being wiped off the map....
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Haitians blocked at US border find 'Mexican dream'

Tue, 2017-09-19 04:52
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) -- Jose Luis Millan found a new crop of star employees at an upscale Tijuana car wash where customers cross the border from the U.S. to pay up to $950 to have their prized possessions steamed and scrubbed for hours. They're never late, always hustle and come in on days off to learn new skills, traits that he says make them a model for their Mexican counterparts....
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Toys R Us files for Chapter 11 reorganization

Tue, 2017-09-19 04:52
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Toys R Us, the pioneering big box toy retailer, has announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection while continuing with normal business operations....
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Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'

Tue, 2017-09-19 04:52
NEW YORK (AP) -- The problems keep piling up for Facebook, and it's unclear how long the internet giant will be able to brush them aside as it barrels toward acquiring its next billion users....
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Hurricane Maria, month's 2nd Cat 5 storm, lashes at Dominica

Tue, 2017-09-19 01:51
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) -- Hurricane Maria swept over the small island of Dominica with catastrophic Category 5 winds overnight, starting a charge into the eastern Caribbean that threatens islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma and holds the possibility of a direct hit on Puerto Rico....
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The Latest: Envoy says China understands Myanmar's efforts

Tue, 2017-09-19 01:51
NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar (AP) -- The Latest on the violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state and the exodus of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh (all times local):...
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Trump and Macron take spotlight at UN but challenges are key

Tue, 2017-09-19 01:51
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- U.S. President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron are expected to take the spotlight at the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations - but it's the tough global challenges from the nuclear threat in North Korea and the plight of Myanmar's minority Muslims to the spread of terrorism and the impact of climate change that will dominate discussions....
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New misconduct allegations hang over UN meeting on sex abuse

Tue, 2017-09-19 01:51
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said sexual abuse is a problem that goes beyond peacekeeping missions and plagues the entire United Nations, pledging Monday to root out the problem "once and for all."...
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3 arrested during protest at Georgia Tech after vigil

Tue, 2017-09-19 01:51
ATLANTA (AP) -- Three people were arrested Monday night during a protest after a vigil for a Georgia Tech student who was fatally shot by campus police, a university spokesman said....
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