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APNewsBreak: Skeleton unearthed beneath…

High Sierra mystery: A human skeleton has been recovered beneath California's second-highest peak; authorities have no reports of anyone missing in the area

Chicago teachers to strike in nation's 3rd…

Chicago parents and community groups are scrambling to prepare for a massive teachers' strike set to begin Thursday, prompting the city to preemptively cancel classes in the nation's third-largest school district

Officials study fire at California fuel site…

Officials were investigating the cause of an explosion and fire at a fuel storage facility in the San Francisco Bay Area just 15 hours after a 4.5 magnitude earthquake

Alaska woman who filed rape claim against city gets attorney

An official in a small Alaska town says an attorney hired by the city's insurance company is handling a claim by a former 911 dispatcher who says her colleagues at the police department failed to investigate her report that a man raped her in her home

On point: 'I know how powerful representation is'

Rising star of English ballet Precious Adams on unwittingly opening up a debate around colourism.

Police search of apartments fails to locate…

Authorities searching for a missing 3-year-old girl who was abducted in Alabama say a search of an apartment complex didn't turn up signs of the child

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Police, protesters clash in Catalonia for 3rd…

Rioting is gripping Barcelona and several other towns in Catalonia for a third straight night, as police fight running battles with protesters angered by lengthy prison sentences for nine leaders of the wealthy region's drive for independence from Spain

Africans fail to get UN support for AU-UN envoy for Libya

African members of the U.N. Security Council have tried unsuccessfully to appoint a joint African Union-United Nations envoy for conflict-torn Libya in an apparent attempt to replace current U.N. envoy Ghassan Salame

Woman Brings First Wrongful Death Suit Against…

Bloomberg Law reports Juul is already facing consolidated litigation that involves personal injury lawsuits.

Search of collapsed hotel shifts to recovery…

New Orleans officials say the chances of a missing worker's survival after a hotel collapse are diminishing, and they may soon shift from rescue to recovery mode

'Tarzan' actor Ron Ely's wife killed; son shot by…

Authorities say "Tarzan" actor Ron Ely's wife was stabbed to death in their Southern California home by the couple's son, who police then shot to death

Prosecutor: Man killed 4 relatives over the span…

Prosecutors say a man facing murder charges for allegedly killing four relatives in Northern California took their lives over a week in two counties

Opioid settlement talks broaden ahead of 1st…

Negotiations to settle thousands of lawsuits over the toll of opioids are broadening days before opening arguments are scheduled in the first federal trial on the drug crisis

No prison for officer in fatal citizens academy exercise

A former Florida police officer who accidentally shot and killed a woman during a citizens academy exercise will serve no prison time

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'Special relationship' won't guarantee UK-US trade

A former US trade chief warns the UK should not to expect special treatment when it comes to trade.

Workers celebrate deal with GM, show union power…

Workers across the nation celebrate a tentative deal with General Motors that could end a 31-day strike that shut down the company's factories

Frustration and pride in Canada after a year of…

A year after Canada became the first major nation to legalize cannabis, the weed is expensive, the selection is limited, the black market persists, and licensed stores are scarce

Alabama releases copy of execution procedures

Alabama is making its execution protocol public after being ordered to do so by a federal judge

Defense Secretary Mark Esper Will Not Comply With…

Lawmakers sent a subpoena to Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Oct. 7 seeking documents and information ​as part of the impeachment probe.

Netflix heads into showdown with slowing…

Netflix subscriber growth fall below management projections for 2nd consecutive quarter with tougher competition still looming

Judge says lawsuit against Harvard law professor…

A judge says a lawsuit can proceed to trial that accuses Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz of lying about his sexual history with a woman who claims she was a teenage victim of Jeffrey Epstein's sex trafficking ring

Fort Worth faith leaders want judge to enforce…

Community and faith leaders on Wednesday called on the Trump administration to open a civil rights investigation into the Fort Worth Police Department in the wake of a white officer's fatal shooting of a black woman in her home

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Man accused of documenting woman's killing pleads…

A man accused of documenting the killing of a woman on a camera memory card found by someone out walking has pleaded not guilty

California earthquake alerts to become available statewide

The California Governor's Office of Emergency Services says earthquake early warning alerts will publicly available statewide starting Thursday

The economics of investing in African art

A growing interest from buyers and collectors is changing the economics of investing in African art.