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2 dead as Imelda strands drivers, floods homes in Texas

2 dead as Imelda strands drivers, floods homes in Texas

CHINA, Texas — The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas on Thursday, leaving at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in their homes during a rele
Officials detail drug overdose case against political donor

Officials detail drug overdose case against political donor

LOS ANGELES — Gemmel Moore had moved back home with his mother in Texas two years ago and was missing Los Angeles when he texted a photo of syringe in an arm to a wealthy gay man he knew in California.
Hurricane rips roofs, cuts power in Bermuda, but no deaths

Hurricane rips roofs, cuts power in Bermuda, but no deaths

MIAMI — Hurricane Humberto blew off rooftops, toppled trees and knocked out power as it blew past the British Atlantic island of Bermuda. But officials said Thursday that the Category 3 storm caused no reported deaths.
Trump scores a victory in bicoastal battle over tax returns

Trump scores a victory in bicoastal battle over tax returns

SACRAMENTO, Calif.
Iran envoy: 'All-out war' to result if hit for Saudi attack

Iran envoy: 'All-out war' to result if hit for Saudi attack

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Any attack on Iran by the U.S.
AP Source: GM's offer to UAW would add lower-paying jobs

AP Source: GM's offer to UAW would add lower-paying jobs

DETROIT — A General Motors offer to invest $7 billion in U.S. facilities includes $2 billion from joint ventures and suppliers for new plants that would pay workers less than the top union wage, a person briefed on the matter said.
Trump says gun bill negotiations going 'very slowly'

Trump says gun bill negotiations going 'very slowly'

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Thursday poured cold water on prospects for a bipartisan compromise on gun legislation, even as Attorney General William Barr circulated a draft plan on Capitol Hill to expand background checks for gun sales.
Governor: Suicide bomb in southern Afghanistan kills 20

Governor: Suicide bomb in southern Afghanistan kills 20

KABUL — A powerful suicide truck bomb devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan early Thursday morning, killing 20 people and wounding 97 others, according to the province's governor, while a deadly drone strike in the country's east was blamed o

A FedEx pilot is detained before boarding a flight in China

FedEx says one of its pilots was detained in China after an item was found in his luggage before he boarded a commercial flight.
Colt suspends production of AR-15 for civilian market

Colt suspends production of AR-15 for civilian market

WEST HARTFORD, Conn.