SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The city of Provo, Utah, has reached a $750,000 settlement with five women who said in a lawsuit that it failed to take action to protect them from sexual harassment and assault by a former police chief.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police have found a white Mercedes-Benz that was seen in the area where a 7-year-old girl was fatally shot in an apparent drive-by shooting but there still have been no arrests in the attack more than two weeks since she was shot in the back.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Scorching heat was spreading Friday across much of the South, where temperatures are expected to soar over 100 degrees (37.8 Celsius) and persist into next week.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared Friday that the U.N. Security Council is united on the need for the fully verified denuclearization of North Korea, and he urged all countries — especially Russia and China — to strictly enforce U.N. sanctions to achieve that goal.
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer secretly recorded Trump discussing a possible payment to a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with him, a person familiar with an investigation into the attorney told The Associated Press on Friday.
Bomberos asisten a pasajeros de un autobús en Luebeck, norte de Alemania, el viernes 20 de julio de 2018 después de que un hombre los atacara. (TNN/dpa vía AP)
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a recording of President Donald Trump and his former lawyer discussing payments to an ex-Playboy model (all times local):
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — Divers found four more bodies Friday in a Missouri lake where a duck boat packed with tourists capsized and sank in high winds, bringing the death toll to 17 in the country-and-western town of Branson, authorities said.
LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says reports of bleak living and working conditions for members of the women's soccer team he co-owns are "unacceptable" and will be fixed.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel carries out airstrikes after Palestinians fire shots from Gaza's border, killing at least three Hamas fighters.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A grand jury has leveled 23 charges against a man accused of killing five people in a mass shooting at a Maryland newspaper office, a prosecutor announced Friday.
HOUSTON (AP) — A digital forensic expert says a GPS device owned by a Jordanian-born man on trial for capital murder places him at the same time and place of a 2012 Texas slaying.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas (AP) — A baby girl is guaranteed food for life — and a job — after her mother gave birth in a Chick-fil-A bathroom.
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts:
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are little changed Friday as traders shrug off the latest trade threats from President Donald Trump and focus on company earnings reports, which contained some better-than-expected results from big names including Microsoft. Banks are rising along with interest ra…
HONOLULU (AP) — Authorities in Hawaii say two associates of a man suspected of killing a Big Island police officer have been arrested but the shooter remains at large.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — More than 100 former students have provided firsthand accounts of sexual misconduct by the now-dead Ohio State University team physician at the center of an ongoing investigation, the university said on Friday.
LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill Friday banning smoking at New Jersey's public beaches and parks, yet local communities can explicitly opt out and set aside a small section for smoking.
President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer and self-described fixer Michael Cohen secretly taped a conversation they had two months before the 2016 election about paying off ex-Playboy model Karen McDougal, who was at the time threatening to go public with claims she had an extramarital…
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Thousands of people were without power Friday after a flurry of unexpected tornadoes swept through central Iowa, injuring at least 17 people and flattening buildings in three cities.
HANOVER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts police officer killed while investigating a car crash has been remembered at his funeral as a family man, a fervent New England Patriots fan, and a "hero."
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A 24-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the deaths of two males whose bodies were found under a door floating in the Flint River in Flint.
EPHRATA, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania say a man attempting to eradicate groundhogs from his leased land nearly shot two passing joggers with a stray bullet.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State says over 100 ex-students shared accounts of sexual misconduct by now-dead team doctor under investigation.
ADRIAN, Mich. (AP) — A seven-time "Jeopardy!" winner who taught history at a Michigan college has been sentenced to probation for going into the email accounts of professors, administrators and students.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A veteran North Carolina newspaper reporter lost her job after editors found she used material from other publications in her stories without credit.
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois state audit has found systemic failures in the licensing and oversight of thousands of taxpayer-funded group homes for adults with disabilities.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota on Friday demanded $38 million from the federal government to reimburse the state for costs associated with policing large-scale and prolonged protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Police in the Maryland county where five newspaper employees were killed last month may change the gear and weapons that are used when confronting gunmen.
NEW YORK (AP) — An immigrant father from Guatemala dotes over his despondent teenage daughter during a weekly 10-minute phone call, while other parents wait weeks for the phone to ring.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Friday spared a condemned killer whose sentence was challenged after a juror came forward and said information about the extent of the inmate's tough childhood wasn't properly presented at trial.
Personal de emergencias labora en el Lago Table Rock después de un hundimiento fatal en Branson, Missouri, el jueves 19 de julio de 2018. (Nathan Papes/The Springfield News-Leader via AP)
Socorristas patrullan una zona cerca del lugar donde se hundió un vehículo anfibio, lo que resultó en la muerte de 17 personas, en el lago Table Rock en Branson, Missouri. (AP Foto/Charlie Riedel)
WASHINGTON (AP) — The maker of a permanent contraceptive implant subject to thousands of injury reports from women and repeated safety restrictions by regulators said Friday that it will stop selling the device in the U.S.
ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court in Atlanta is reaffirming its decision that workers aren't protected against workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Times: Trump's ex-lawyer Cohen secretly recorded him talking about payments to former Playboy model.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City has started releasing about 100,000 pages of documents connected to the notorious case of the five men whose convictions for raping and beating a Central Park jogger were overturned after they served more than a decade behind bars.
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen and the Rev. Al Sharpton have met to renew a long acquaintance — and they've made a point of letting the public know.
A library archivist and an antique bookseller are charged with stealing millions of dollars' worth of rare books, illustrations, maps and photographs from a Pittsburgh library over a 20-year period.
Dollar General is not giving away $150 coupons online to celebrate 135 years of service despite an offer circulating on social media.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Five people who were arrested in June while protesting a 20-day jail sentence for a black man using a makeshift flamethrower during a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last year have been found guilty of committing traffic violations.