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WASHINGTON | The Latest: Democrat Donnelly a ‘no’ vote on Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh (all times local): 12:30 p.m. The dean of…

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WASHINGTON | ‘Look at me:’ Women confront Flake on Kavanaugh support

WASHINGTON — Two women cornered Sen. Jeff Flake in an elevator Friday, moments after he announced he would vote to…

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WASHINGTON | Kavanaugh gains key GOP senator ahead of crucial vote

WASHINGTON  — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh gained the support of a key Republican senator Friday, virtually ensuring his nomination…

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WASHINGTON | House passes GOP bill to make new tax cuts permanent

WASHINGTON  — Republicans have sped legislation through the House to expand their massive new tax law, capping their session for…

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WASHINGTON | House committee to release Russia probe transcripts

WASHINGTON — The House intelligence committee voted Friday to release transcripts of more than 50 interviews it conducted as part…

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Pennsylvania News: Greensburg Physician, Nabil Jabbour Charged with Illegally Distributing Suboxone, Health Care Fraud

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A Greensburg physician has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on charges of distribution…

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WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Witnesses do not exonerate Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON— Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and his Senate supporters misrepresented the record when they stated that three witnesses refuted…

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JAKARTA, Indonesia | Tsunami sweeps away homes on Indonesian island of Sulawesi

JAKARTA, Indonesia — A powerful earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, triggering a 3-meter (10-foot) -tall tsunami…

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UNITED NATIONS | Chinese FM encourages North Korea “to continue moving along the right direction toward denuclearization

UNITED NATIONS — Chinese FM encourages North Korea “to continue moving along the right direction toward denuclearization. By Associated Press Continue…

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UNITED NATIONS | Chinese FM says relations between nations should be “based on credibility, not on willful revocation of commitment.”

UNITED NATIONS — Chinese FM says relations between nations should be “based on credibility, not on willful revocation of commitment.”…

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UNITED NATIONS | China calls on US to make “timely and positive responses” to meet North Korea halfway

UNITED NATIONS — China calls on US to make “timely and positive responses” to meet North Korea halfway. By Associated Press Continue…

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Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Two MCI-Cedar Junction Inmates and Two Family Members Indicted on Drug Charges

BOSTON, Ms. – Two MCI-Cedar Junction inmates, and the wife and mother of one of the inmates, were charged in…

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UNITED NATIONS | Chinese FM calls protectionism and unilateral moves damaging, says “China will not be blackmailed.”

UNITED NATIONS — Chinese FM calls protectionism and unilateral moves damaging, says “China will not be blackmailed.” By Associated Press Continue…

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FRANKFURT, Germany | German financial center of Frankfurt unveils new ‘Old City’

FRANKFURT, Germany — Germany’s financial capital of Frankfurt has unveiled its new “Old City” — 35 buildings reproduced in part…

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UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: China slams unilateral moves

UNITED NATIONS — The Latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local): 11 a.m. China’s Foreign Minister Wang…

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Business News: Photo Release – Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Six Destroyers in U.S. Navy Multi-Year Contract

PASCAGOULA, MS – Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $5.1 billion fixed-price incentive, multiyear procurement…

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WASHINGTON | The Latest: On Kavanaugh, Leahy cites ‘Alice in Wonderland’

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh (all times local): 10:50 a.m. “Feels like Alice…

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UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: South Sudan urges support for peace effort

UNITED NATIONS — The Latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local): 9:30 a.m. Civil war-torn South Sudan…

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Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, Darnell James Shipman, Felon with 13 Prior Convictions Charged with Illegally Possessing Handgun

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on a…

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Pennsylvania News: New Castle Woman, Shawna Stelter Charged with Defrauding Social Security

PITTSBURGH, PA – A resident of New Castle, PA, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on…

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Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Man, Devon Horne Pleads Guilty to Possessing Illegal Drugs while on Supervised Release for a Prior Drug Conviction

PITTSBURGH,PA – A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court to a charge of violating federal narcotics…

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MOSCOW | Russian Orthodox Church issues warning to Orthodoxy’s leader

MOSCOW — The Russian Orthodox Church is warning that it would sever ties with the leader of the worldwide Orthodox…

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DETROIT | Tesla falls 12 percent as regulators seek to oust Elon Musk as CEO. AP source says Musk rejected settlement with feds

DETROIT — Tesla falls 12 percent as regulators seek to oust Elon Musk as CEO. AP source says Musk rejected…

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NEW YORK | Honda recalls 1.4 million cars to replace air bag inflators

NEW YORK — Honda says it will recall 1.4 million U.S. cars to replace Takata front passenger air bag inflators….

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BATON ROUGE, La. | LSU basketball player Wayde Sims shot to death

BATON ROUGE, La. — LSU basketball player Wayde Sims has died after he was shot early Friday near the campus…