The Latest: Rally over statue at North Carolina university

Aug 23, 2017

Hundreds rally at North Carolina's flagship university, seeking removal of statue of Confederate soldier known as 'silent Sam'

US wife of Barcelona victim seeks last person who saw him

Aug 22, 2017

The wife of the only American killed in last week's Barcelona terror attack says she's trying to find a man who may have been the last person to see her husband alive

Latest: McCulloch confident inquiry board will confirm guilt

Aug 22, 2017

St. Louis County prosecutor says he's confident that board will confirm conviction and death penalty are appropriate for condemned inmate whose life was spared hours before execution

The Village Voice stops print edition, goes digital only

Aug 22, 2017

The Village Voice, an alternative weekly that's been in print for decades, is going online only

Backlash to lawmaker's Trump assassination comment continues

Aug 22, 2017

Backlash continues after Missouri state lawmaker temporarily posted comment on Facebook in which she expressed hope that President Donald Trump would be assassinated

The Latest: Treasury Secretary's wife apologizes for posting

Aug 22, 2017

Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, is apologizing for posting on Instagram about a designer-label outfit and then blasting a critic

Missouri governor halts man's execution after DNA questions

Aug 22, 2017

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens halts condemned inmate's scheduled execution after DNA raises questions about guilt

Treasury head's wife lambasts 'adorably out of touch' critic

Aug 22, 2017

Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, blasted as "adorably out of touch" a person who criticized her Instagram post in which Linton depicted her designer-label outfit

Report: Iran says Twitter ready to talk on unblocking site

Aug 22, 2017

Iran's new telecommunications minister says Twitter is ready to talk about unblocking access to the microblogging site

Chinese activist stands trial accused of inciting subversion

Aug 22, 2017

A prominent Chinese human rights campaigner accused of inciting subversion of state power said at his trial that he had used social media to inspire distrust in the Chinese government