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Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot in the back by a gunman who mistook him for the real target, another man who was seated at the same table at an outdoor cafe, Dominican officials said Wednesday.
'Joints will be separated': Jamal Khashoggi's murder, retold

'Joints will be separated': Jamal Khashoggi's murder, retold

GENEVA — The gathering on the second floor of the Saudi consulate featured an unlikely collection: a forensic doctor, intelligence and security officers, agents of the crown prince's office.
Correction: California-Vaccination Legislation story

Correction: California-Vaccination Legislation story

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — In a story June 18 about changes to a vaccinations bill, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the group Educate. Advocate.
GM seeks to avoid Takata recalls for fourth straight year

GM seeks to avoid Takata recalls for fourth straight year

DETROIT — General Motors is trying to avoid recalling potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators in thousands of full-size pickup trucks and SUVs for the fourth straight year, leaving owners to wonder if vehicles are safe to drive.
Mexico's senate approves trade deal with US, Canada

Mexico's senate approves trade deal with US, Canada

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's Senate voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to ratify a new free trade agreement with the United States and Canada, making it the first of the three countries to gain legislative approval.
Trudeau to meet Pelosi, McConnell, as well as Trump in Washington

Trudeau to meet Pelosi, McConnell, as well as Trump in Washington

WASHINGTON — Justin Trudeau's meeting with Donald Trump in Washington on Thursday is set to be a deal-making session that could turn on an exchange of favours on North American trade and the plight of two imprisoned Canadians in China.
4 charged in downing of Malaysian airliner over Ukraine

4 charged in downing of Malaysian airliner over Ukraine

NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands — International prosecutors announced murder charges Wednesday against four men — three of them Russians with military or intelligence backgrounds — in the missile attack that blew a Malaysia Airlines jet out of the sky over U

Man arrested in connection with death of soccer player Sala

LONDON — English police investigating the death of Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala say a man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter. A single-engine aircraft carrying Sala and pilot David Ibbotson crashed in the English Channel on Jan.
Thief takes Marilyn Monroe statue from Hollywood gazebo

Thief takes Marilyn Monroe statue from Hollywood gazebo

LOS ANGELES — Goodbye, Norma Jean? Officials say someone climbed a more than two-story tall Hollywood public art piece and stole a statue of Marilyn Monroe.

MSNBC deal with South Carolina Dems rankles media

COLUMBIA, S.C.