Syrian father teaches daughter to laugh when the bombs fall
Syrian father Abdullah Mohammed would do anything for his 3-year-old daughter Salwa — even forcing himself to laugh with her at the sound of exploding bombs.
Bahrain temporarily stops Dubai, Sharjah flights over virus
The tiny island nation of Bahrain temporarily has halted all flights between it and the world's busiest airport for international travel in Dubai over the new coronavirus.
Trump's India visit moves from pomp to trade, military talks
President Donald Trump's two-day visit to India delved into substance Tuesday after opening with a heavy dose of pomp and pageantry, even as few concrete accomplishments were expected from the whirlwind trip.
As concern grows, China, South Korea report more virus cases
China has reported 508 new cases in an outbreak of a viral illness that has spread to the Middle East and Europe.
'The sky is blue again': Weinstein's accusers express relief
Harvey Weinstein's many accusers expressed a flood of mixed emotions as they watched from afar when the landmark verdict was announced.
Public memorial service remembers the private Kobe Bryant
Thousands of mourners will gather in Staples Center on Monday to say farewell to Kobe and Gianna Bryant.
In SC, Buttigieg faces black voters wary of a gay candidate
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is seeking to sustain his early success in Iowa and New Hampshire with a good showing in Saturday's South Carolina primary.
Democrats unload on Sanders in likely debate preview
Bernie Sanders is facing an unprecedented assault from his Democratic rivals as the party's turbulent nomination fight threatens to explode on the debate stage.
Asian shares extend losses after Dow drops more than 1,000
U.S. stocks fell sharply in early trading Monday, following a broad sell-off in overseas markets, as as a surge in virus cases and a worrisome spread outside of the epicenter in China sent investors running for safety.
AP: US opera union probe finds Placido Domingo abused power
People familiar with the findings have told The Associated Press that an investigation into Placido Domingo by the U.S. union representing opera performers found more than two dozen people who said they were sexually harassed or witnessed inappropriate behavior by the superstar over two decades.
Crackdown on immigrants who use public benefits takes effect
Advocates say new guidelines that disqualify more people from green cards if they use government benefits is prompting droves of immigrants to drop government social services.
US appeals court upholds Trump rules involving abortions
A U.S. appeals court has upheld Trump administration rules imposing more hurdles for women seeking abortions.
'A new day': Harvey Weinstein convicted, led away in cuffs
Jurors at Harvey Weinstein’s New York City rape trial are set to resume deliberations after signaling they are at odds on the top charges in the closely watched #MeToo case.
Italy rushes to contain Europe's first major virus outbreak
Italy's number of cases of the new corona virus leaped upward, with dozens of new confirmed cases reported in Lombardy, the northern region which includes the country's financial capital, Milan.
White House unveils $2.5B emergency coronavirus plan
The White House is readying an urgent budget request to address the deadly coronavirus outbreak whose rapid spread is spooking financial markets and restricting international travel.
Iran says 12 dead from new virus, rejects higher death toll
Iranian state TV says the death toll in the country from the new coronavirus has risen to 12, after four more people died.
Actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to restored charges
Actor Jussie Smollett is due to make his first court appearance on a new set of charges accusing him of lying to Chicago police about being the victim of a racist and homophobic attack last year.
Tears from a comic, a mom and a legend mark Bryant memorial
Nearly everything about what would happen at Kobe Bryant's memorial was a mystery to nearly everyone watching, and Beyoncé's opening songs made it clear no ordinary memorial was to follow.
Virus outbreak chills markets, outlook for global economy
The widening coronavirus outbreak threatens to seriously disrupt the global economy just as it was steadying itself against the headwinds from the U.S.-China trade dispute.
At Trump's India rally, Modi bets on bolstering his image
A festive mood has enveloped Ahmedabad, in India’s northwestern state of Gujarat ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting there on Monday with President Donald Trump, whom he's promised millions of adoring fans.