The Associated Press

January 24, 2019 - 5:04 pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Southern California authorities are looking for a man who jumped onto the hood of a woman's car and smashed her windshield with his fist in a case of apparent road rage. The Anaheim Police Department says video of the Tuesday afternoon attack was recorded from inside the car...
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Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the U.S. Conference of Mayors Annual Winter Meeting in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
January 24, 2019 - 11:44 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — As the partial government shutdown stretches into a 34th day, former Vice President Joe Biden is urging greater collaboration among the country's political leaders. The potential 2020 Democratic presidential contender says "it's like we've divided the country into pieces." He...
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January 24, 2019 - 9:31 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli official says Israel has approved the transfer of $15 million in Qatari aid to the Hamas militant group in the Gaza Strip. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday blocked the transfer after a Palestinian sniper shot an Israeli soldier along the Gaza border, hitting...
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January 24, 2019 - 9:12 am
BERLIN (AP) — Police say an intoxicated German man who ducked out of a train for a cigarette during a short stop got into trouble when he tried to jump back on board between two cars after the train departed without him. Police said Thursday the 33-year-old clung on to the coupling during frigid...
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January 24, 2019 - 7:42 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Swedish military says a Russian reconnaissance plane escorted by two Russian fighter jets briefly violated Sweden's air space on the country's Baltic Sea coast. The Swedish Armed Forces said Thursday that the IL 20 plane and two Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker aircraft flew...
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January 23, 2019 - 2:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is bringing delivery robots to the streets of a Seattle suburb. The online shopping giant says it started to test self-driving robots in Snohomish County, Washington, Wednesday that can bring Amazon packages to shoppers' doorsteps. The robots are light blue, about the size of...
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FILE - This Nov. 23, 2018, file photo shows Felix Tshisekedi of Congo's Union for Democracy and Social Progress opposition party, at a press conference in Nairobi, Kenya. Congo's Constitutional Court early Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, declared the election of Tshisekedi as president, rejecting challenges to the vote by runner-up Martin Fayulu, who had alleged fraud. Tshisekedi, son of the late, charismatic opposition leader Etienne, is now set to be inaugurated on Tuesday.(AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
January 23, 2019 - 7:04 am
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Felix Tshisekedi has emerged from his father's shadow to become Congo's next president. For decades that post eluded his father, the venerated opposition politician, Etienne, whose death in 2017 helped catapult his son into the limelight. The passage of power from father to...
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January 22, 2019 - 10:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Russia's efforts to expand its influence and China's modernizing military are among the "ever more diverse" threats facing the U.S., according to a major intelligence report released Tuesday. The National Intelligence Strategy report, issued every four years, also singles out such...
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January 22, 2019 - 5:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Trump says he directed White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders not to bother with the traditional daily briefing of reporters. The last briefing took place on Dec. 18. In a tweet on Tuesday, the president said the press covers Sanders "so rudely &...
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January 22, 2019 - 8:01 am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin police say a 34-year-old man who thought his wife damaged his action figures retaliated by taking an ax to the family's car, television and laptop in the house. Madison Police Chief Mike Koval says the man called police just after 10 p.m. Sunday and told them he had...
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