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Judge may acquit women or call defence in Kim Jong Nam trial

Judge may acquit women or call defence in Kim Jong Nam trial

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Two Southeast Asian women on trial in Malaysia for the brazen assassination of the North Korean leader's half-brother could be acquitted Thursday or called to enter their defence in a case that has gripped the world.
North Korea marks war anniversary, preps for big spectacle

North Korea marks war anniversary, preps for big spectacle

PYONGYANG, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of — North Korea marked the anniversary of the end of World War II and its liberation from Japanese colonial rule with a series of ceremonies ahead of what is expected to be a much bigger event next mont
Puerto Rico officials say all of island now has power again

Puerto Rico officials say all of island now has power again

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Power has been restored to all of Puerto Rico for the first time since Hurricane Maria struck nearly 11 months ago, officials said Tuesday.
FIFA defends bans for 'false' info, tarnishing reputations

FIFA defends bans for 'false' info, tarnishing reputations

Justifying an overhaul of its ethics code, FIFA asserted Tuesday that people who "tarnish the reputations of others" must be banned from soccer.
Vermont nominates 1st US transgender candidate for governor

Vermont nominates 1st US transgender candidate for governor

MONTPELIER, Vt.
ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

TAOS, N.M. — A judge's decision to allow the release of an extended family accused of child abuse at a ramshackle desert compound in New Mexico prompted a political uproar Tuesday by prominent Republican lawmakers.
Trump-Omarosa feud rooted in her allegations of racism

Trump-Omarosa feud rooted in her allegations of racism

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump unloaded on former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman, calling her a "crazed, crying lowlife" and "that dog," as a clash rooted in the reality star's accusations of racism focused new attention on his frequent disparage
Ex-Trump aides often find a soft landing for staying quiet

Ex-Trump aides often find a soft landing for staying quiet

WASHINGTON — Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. And, perhaps, your potential leakers closer yet.
Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders wins Vermont Democratic nod

Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders wins Vermont Democratic nod

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Independent U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders won Vermont's Democratic Senate primary on Tuesday but was expected to turn down the nomination, as he did in his previous campaigns, and support other Democratic candidates.
Onetime teen mom, now a teacher, wins US House primary

Onetime teen mom, now a teacher, wins US House primary

HARTFORD, Conn. — A onetime teen mother who became a celebrated teacher defeated a veteran politician Tuesday in the Democratic primary for a U.S. House seat currently held by Rep.