AP - ap.online.headlines.general http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.general News Sun, 31 Jul 2016 04:59:03 -0400 Bipartisan backlash for Trump, after questioning Khan family Sun, 31 Jul 2016 03:15:27 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/US--Campaign.2016/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Campaign.2016 c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7544 YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Donald Trump sparked bipartisan backlash, after the Republican attacked the bereaved parents of a Muslim U.S. Army captain who spoke at the Democratic convention last week. Koch network refusing to help Trump Sun, 31 Jul 2016 04:51:13 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/US--Campaign.2016-Koch.Donors/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Campaign.2016-Koch.Donors c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7517 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — From a luxury hotel on the edge of the Rocky Mountains, some of the nation's most powerful Republican donors are rebelling against Donald Trump. Trump says Clinton trying to rig debates with NFL conflicts Sat, 30 Jul 2016 22:36:28 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/30/US--Campaign.2016-Trump-Debates/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Campaign.2016-Trump-Debates c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-770c WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says opponent Hillary Clinton and other Democrats "are trying to rig" the fall debates by scheduling two of the events opposite NFL games. The football league has complained to him about the debate schedule in a letter, the billionaire says. Texas hot air balloon crash leaves no apparent survivors Sun, 31 Jul 2016 01:16:49 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/US--Hot.Air.Balloon.Crash-Texas/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Hot.Air.Balloon.Crash-Texas c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7592 LOCKHART, Texas (AP) — A hot air balloon carrying 16 people caught on fire and crashed in Central Texas, and it appeared no one survived, authorities said. The Latest: Pope says to spurn hatred among peoples Sun, 31 Jul 2016 04:52:46 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/EU--Poland-Pope-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_EU--Poland-Pope-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7516 BRZEGI, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the pope's visit to Poland (all times local): China's nuclear power ambitions sailing into troubled waters Sat, 30 Jul 2016 22:22:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/AS--China-Floating.Nukes/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_AS--China-Floating.Nukes c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7641 BEIJING (AP) — China's ambitions to become a pioneer in nuclear energy are sailing into troubled waters. Police: Multiple shooting victims in downtown Austin Sun, 31 Jul 2016 04:35:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/US--Austin.Shooting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Austin.Shooting c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7520 AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Officials say there have been separate shooting incidents within the same area in downtown Austin and there are multiple victims. Pocket US Constitution becomes best-seller after speech Sun, 31 Jul 2016 04:51:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/US--Campaign.2016-Constitution.Sales-Amazon/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Campaign.2016-Constitution.Sales-Amazon c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7515 LOS ANGELES (AP) — A pocket version of the U.S. Constitution has become a best-seller on Amazon.com. Faithful fill meadow ahead of pope's Mass in Poland Sun, 31 Jul 2016 04:06:26 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/EU--Poland-Pope/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_EU--Poland-Pope c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7553 KRAKOW, Poland (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of young pilgrims filled a vast meadow near Krakow for Mass with Pope Francis, as his five-day visit to southern Poland drew toward its end Sunday. Skydiver becomes first person to jump and land without chute Sun, 31 Jul 2016 03:04:56 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/US--Skydiving.Without.Parachute/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Skydiving.Without.Parachute c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7541 LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 42-year-old skydiver with more than 18,000 jumps made history when he became the first person to leap without a parachute and land in a net instead. FAA was warned of risk for high-fatality balloon crashes Sat, 30 Jul 2016 20:01:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/30/US--Hot.Air.Balloon.Crash-Safety/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Hot.Air.Balloon.Crash-Safety c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-785b WASHINGTON (AP) — Warning about potential high-fatality accidents, safety investigators recommended two years ago that the Federal Aviation Administration impose greater oversight on commercial hot air balloon operators, government documents show. The FAA rejected those recommendations. IOC sets up 3-person panel to rule on Russian entries Sun, 31 Jul 2016 01:55:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/OLY--IOC.Meetings/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_OLY--IOC.Meetings c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-757d RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A three-person International Olympic Committee panel will make a final ruling on which individual Russian athletes are allowed to compete in the Rio de Janeiro Games. 3rd Chicago cop relieved of powers over man shot in back Sun, 31 Jul 2016 01:58:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/31/US--Chicago.Police/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Chicago.Police c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7566 CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Saturday relieved a third officer of his police powers in the death of a suspect after autopsy results showed the 18-year-old died of a gunshot wound to the back. Wizard magic: JK Rowling hopes Harry Potter play goes global Sat, 30 Jul 2016 20:01:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/30/EU--Britain-Harry.Potter/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_EU--Britain-Harry.Potter c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-78a5 LONDON (AP) — London is under Harry Potter's spell once more — and J.K. Rowling hopes the rest of the world will eventually follow. Syrian civilians begin leaving rebel-held parts of Aleppo Sat, 30 Jul 2016 15:30:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/30/ML--Syria/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_ML--Syria c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-78df BEIRUT (AP) — Dozens of families and some opposition fighters started leaving besieged rebel-held neighborhoods in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on Saturday after the government opened safe corridors for civilians and fighters who want to leave, state media reported. Bill Clinton and Tim Kaine: Trump lacks empathy for Khans Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:57:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/30/US--Campaign.2016/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Campaign.2016 c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-7a74 JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Hillary Clinton's top surrogates are taking aim at rival Donald Trump for criticizing the bereaved mother of a Muslim U.S. Army captain, a comment that sparked outrage across the political spectrum on Saturday. Skydiver becomes first person to jump and land without chute Sun, 31 Jul 2016 01:43:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/30/US--Skydiving.Without.Parachute/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Skydiving.Without.Parachute c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-796d LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 42-year-old skydiver with more than 18,000 jumps made history Saturday when he became the first person to leap without a parachute and land in a net instead. Pope to young: Try politics, activism; don't be couch potato Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:54:15 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/30/EU--Poland-Pope/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_EU--Poland-Pope c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-77f2 BRZEGI, Poland (AP) — Pope Francis challenged hundreds of thousands of young people who gathered in a sprawling Polish meadow to reject being a "couch potato" who retreats into video games and computer screens and instead engage in social activism and politics to create a more just world. For 8 summer nights, 2 starkly different visions of America Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:18:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/30/US--Campaign.2016-Into.the.Great.Divide/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--Campaign.2016-Into.the.Great.Divide c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-791a WASHINGTON (AP) — For eight summer nights, there were two starkly different visions of America. John Hinckley's return to normalcy has been years in making Sat, 30 Jul 2016 09:32:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/general/2016/07/30/US--John.Hinckley/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_general_US--John.Hinckley c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:-79a6 WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Life for the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan 35 years ago has progressively become more normal, with greater freedom outside a psychiatric hospital, and perhaps nowhere is this more evident than the record store where he whiles away so many hours.