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- The stars on the red carpet at the Academy AwardsA quick look at the stars as they step out on the red carpet at this year's Oscars ..... Read More.13 mins ago
- Asian markets lower as investors look to Trump speechBEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were lower Monday as investors looked ahead to U.S. President Donald Trump’s speech to Congress this week for details of promised tax cuts and infrastructure spending. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 index fell 0.7 percent to 19,152.27 and the Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.3 percent to 3,244.71. Seoul’s Kospi […] ..... Read More.28 mins ago
- Detained Philippine senator asks court to nullify arrestMANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine senator and leading critic of President Rodrigo Duterte’s deadly crackdown on illegal drugs has petitioned the Supreme Court to nullify a Manila court’s arrest warrant against her for drug charges and release her from jail. Sen. Leila de Lima’s petition filed Monday says Judge Juanita Guerrero has no jurisdiction […] ..... Read More.28 mins ago
- US officials not yet authorized to screen Pacific refugeesCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian official says U.S. security officers have yet to be authorized by President Donald Trump’s administration to screen refugees held on Pacific islands for potential resettlement in the United States. Trump has reluctantly agreed to honor an Obama administration deal to accept up to 1,250 refugees refused entry into Australia, […] ..... Read More.53 mins ago
- Melbourne ‘go slow’ taxi protest stops trafficAngry taxi drivers bring parts of Melbourne to a halt in a protest over planned industry reform. ..... Read More.1 hour ago
- Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia vandalized; 2nd incident in a weekBetween 75 and 100 tombstones were overturned and damaged Saturday night at a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia, police said Sunday. ..... Read More.1 hour ago