What Trump and Merkel have said about each other

How do you say "awkward" in German? President Donald Trump is set to appear at a joint news conference today with German Chancellor Angela Merkel after he spent months during the 2016 election campaign...

Qatar, in regional crisis, hires former U.S. attorney general

In this Oct. 28, 2013, file photo, former U.S. Attorney General under President George W. Bush, John Ashcroft, attends the installation ceremony of James Comey as FBI director, in Washington. Qatar has hired Ashcroft's...

India mulls energy options amid oil jitters

A Hindustan Petroleum Corp. gas tanker drives down a Mumbai road on April 17. Facing many oil uncertainties, India is considering alternatives for its energy needs. (Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg) OPEC production cuts and the prospect...

Child prostitution charges brought against Oklahoma lawmaker

FILE – In this Feb. 22, 2017 file photo, Oklahoma state Sen. Ralph Shortey, R-Oklahoma City, speaks during a Senate committee meeting in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma Senate has voted to punish Shortey, who...

Kylie Jenner Will Reportedly Star In Her Own ‘KUWTK’ Spinoff And Marry Tyga?

Are Kylie Jenner and Tyga headed for a Keeping Up With the Kardashians wedding spinoff? Her mother, Kris Jenner, may be pushing the idea. Although Tyga, 27, has yet to propose to Kylie Jenner,...

U.N. envoy urges speedier Syria talks to avoid seventh year of war

So far talks to end the war, which has killed hundreds of thousands, driven 5 million into neighbouring countries and left 13.5 million in urgent need of humanitarian aid, have gone almost nowhere.(Reuters) Negotiations...

Hundreds Flee Arizona Blaze As Conditions Spur Numerous Wildfires Across Southwest

Flames and smoke rise from a fire near Mayer, Ariz. By Thursday, the Goodwin Fire had burned more than 20,000 acres and was just 1 percent contained. Gusty winds and soaring temperatures have spread...

Another opening day roster a big deal for A’s Adam Rosales

A’s infielder Adam Rosales is back on an opening day roster for the sixth time in nine big league seasons. OAKLAND – There’s no day quite like opening day, even if you’ve been in...

Film Review: ‘Nothingwood’

Afghanistan’s extravagantly prolific director Salim Shaheen is showcased in this affectionate, amusing documentary about an outsized figure making movies in a battle-scarred nation. Afghan director Salim Shaheen is a guy who makes the word...

Graham Nash continuing to live a life of harmony

Graham Nash willl bring his trio to the Fox Theatre in Redwood City on March 31, 2017. (Eleanor Stills photo) Few people on this planet have contributed to as many stirring harmonies as Graham...

Are these Canadians more Scottish than Scots?

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Zion Harvey, the first child to undergo a double hand transplant, can now manage an array of dexterous tasks, from swinging a baseball bat to holding a whisk upright.

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International rugby ref Nigel Owens says his struggle with bulimia isn't over.

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