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Ohio calls off execution after failing to find inmate's vein

Wed, 2017-11-15 13:37
LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio called off the execution of a condemned killer with multiple health problems on Wednesday, because members of the state's execution team were unable to find a vein to insert an IV that would administer the lethal drugs....
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Dangerous Hawaii psychiatric patient flew to California

Wed, 2017-11-15 13:37
HONOLULU (AP) -- A man acquitted of a 1979 murder by reason of insanity escaped from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital over the weekend, took a taxi to a chartered plane in Honolulu bound for the island of Maui and then boarded another plane to San Jose, California, police said....
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New money: Mnuchin and Carranza now on the dollar bill

Wed, 2017-11-15 13:37
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Treasurer Jovita Carranza are now on the money, literally....
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Close new Earth-size world, where year lasts under 10 days

Wed, 2017-11-15 13:37
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Astronomers have discovered a close new world about the size of Earth, where a year lasts just under 10 days....
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6 Czechs fined for sporting Borat mankinis in Kazakhstan

Wed, 2017-11-15 13:37
PRAGUE (AP) -- Six Czech tourists who dressed up in skimpy swimsuits made famous by Sacha Baron Cohen's "Borat" have reportedly been detained by authorities in Kazakhstan's capital Astana....
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MLB hopes for new Japan posting deal by early December

Wed, 2017-11-15 13:37
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Major League Baseball hopes to reach a new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams....
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Mugabe latest leader over years taken into custody

Wed, 2017-11-15 10:37
Zimbabwe's army has taken President Robert Mugabe and his wife into custody, triggering speculation of a military coup, though the military's supporters have called it a "bloodless correction." It wasn't clear exactly where the 93-year-old Mugabe and his wife were, but army Major Gen. Sibusiso Moyo said they were being held by the military....
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Trump returns to GOP panic. Will he try to push Moore out?

Wed, 2017-11-15 10:37
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump spent five days in Asia largely keeping the Alabama Senate scandal at bay. He won't be so lucky on U.S. soil....
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5 House Dems introduce impeachment articles against Trump

Wed, 2017-11-15 10:37
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five Democrats have introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, a long-shot effort that stands little chance in the Republican-led House....
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Dangerous Hawaii psychiatric patient flew to California

Wed, 2017-11-15 10:37
HONOLULU (AP) -- A man acquitted of a 1979 murder by reason of insanity escaped from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital over the weekend, took a taxi to a chartered plane in Honolulu bound for the island of Maui and then boarded another plane to San Jose, California, police said....
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Plummer calls his replacement of Spacey in film 'ironic'

Wed, 2017-11-15 10:37
NEW YORK (AP) -- Christopher Plummer says he doesn't feel like he's replacing Kevin Spacey in the upcoming Ridley Scott film "All the Money in the World" because he was up for the part when the movie was being cast....
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The Latest: Zuma hopes Zimbabwe army will respect law

Wed, 2017-11-15 07:37
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- The Latest on the military takeover in Zimbabwe (all times local):...
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Analysis: Progress by China envoy in N. Korea won't be easy

Wed, 2017-11-15 07:37
TOKYO (AP) -- With all the verbal barbs flying between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump these days, China's decision to send its most senior official to North Korea in more than two years could be a welcome opportunity to defuse the growing tensions between Washington and Pyongyang....
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Australians endorse gay marriage, ensuring Parliament bill

Wed, 2017-11-15 07:37
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Nearly two-thirds of Australians supported gay marriage in a postal survey that ensures Parliament will consider legalizing same-sex weddings this year, although the form any law would take and its allowances for religious objections sparked immediate debate....
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Airbus to sell 430 planes to Phoenix-based Indigo for $49.5B

Wed, 2017-11-15 07:37
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Airbus signed a $49.5 billion deal on Wednesday to sell 430 airplanes to the Phoenix-based private equity firm that owns Frontier Airlines, striking the European aerospace company's biggest deal ever at the Dubai Air Show....
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Trump returns, faces Alabama Senate scandal

Wed, 2017-11-15 04:37
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump spent five days in Asia largely keeping the Alabama Senate scandal at bay. He won't be so lucky on U.S. soil....
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Analysis: Sessions seeks balance in pondering Clinton probe

Wed, 2017-11-15 04:37
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In asking senior federal prosecutors to examine a number of Republican grievances, Attorney General Jeff Sessions is trying to strike a balance....
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China sending envoy to North Korea following Trump visit

Wed, 2017-11-15 04:37
BEIJING (AP) -- Following President Donald Trump's visit to Beijing, China said Wednesday that it would send a high-level special envoy to North Korea amid an extended chill in relations between the neighbors over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons and missile programs....
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Papa John's apologizes for criticizing NFL anthem protests

Wed, 2017-11-15 04:37
Papa John's apologized Tuesday night for comments made by CEO John Schnatter blaming sluggish pizza sales on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem....
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Allen leads No. 1 Duke past No. 2 Michigan State 88-81

Wed, 2017-11-15 04:37
CHICAGO (AP) -- Forget about Marvin Bagley III and the rest of Duke's talented freshmen for a moment....
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