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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Chinese authorities have dropped charges against an American college student who was arrested and detained in the Asian nation a week ago after reportedly injuring a taxi driver who was roughing up his mother in a fare dispute, a U.S. lawmaker said Sunday...
HONOLULU (AP) — A high-rise fire recently claimed the lives of three people in Honolulu, and the apartment building where the blaze broke out had no fire sprinklers. The tower overlooking Waikiki was constructed in 1971, before sprinkles were required for new construction in the...
HONOLULU (AP) — When Moon Yun Pellerin's parents bought a 27th-floor apartment in a high-rise overlooking Waikiki about 15 years ago, they didn't realize the wave-shaped building had no fire sprinklers. "We didn't even consider it," Pellerin said. But a week after a massive fire...
HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. has a mixed bag of laws on whether older high-rise apartment buildings must install fire sprinklers that weren't required when the towers were first built. Many cities — including New York, Chicago, Dallas and San Francisco — still have high-rises...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and his tweet barrage (all times local): 12:40 a.m. One of President Trump's personal attorneys says that Trump's private legal team is not looking into the question of whether the president can pardon himself. Jay Sekulow...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and his tweet barrage (all times local): 8:40 p.m. In a barrage of tweets early Saturday, President Donald Trump said he has "complete power" to issue pardons, defended his son in connection with the Russia investigations...
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's performance in the White House will make it harder for Republicans — and billionaires — in the coming elections, two of his most prominent critics said Saturday. Billionaire businessman Mark Cuban and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush lashed...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after accepting a top White House job, President Donald Trump's new communications adviser announced Saturday that he's deleting old tweets, saying his own views have evolved and that what he said in the past shouldn't be a distraction. Trump announced...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight major veterans' organizations on Saturday urged Congress to provide emergency money to the Department of Veterans Affairs without cutting other VA programs as the House moved quickly to address a budget shortfall that threatened medical care for thousands...
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA says its vice president Angel Maria Villar, who is being held in jail in Spain on...
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA says its vice president Angel Maria Villar, who is being held in jail in Spain on...
SINGAPORE (AP) — Amazon has introduced express delivery in Singapore in its first direct effort to win over...
BARTLETT, Tenn. (AP) — Millions of eyes will be fixed on the sky when a total solar eclipse crosses the U.S. in...
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen's profits rose in the first half of the year as the German carmaker benefited...
HONG KONG (AP) — Taiwan-based contract manufacturer Foxconn Technology Group says it plans to build a $10 billion...