Obama reaches out to people a day after Vietnam arms deal
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — After knocking down one of the last vestiges of Cold War antagonism with a former war enemy, President Barack Obama on Tuesday took his push for closer ties directly to the Vietnamese people, meeting with activists and entrepreneurs. Amid the geopolitical statecraft, he faces alls to more strongly address what's seen as an abysmal human rights record.
Sanders: Democratic convention could be 'messy'
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bernie Sanders predicted Monday that the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia could be "messy" as he pushed the party to adopt his progressive agenda, but added, "Democracy is not always nice and quiet and gentle."
Greek authorities begin evacuation of Idomeni refugee camp
IDOMENI, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities began an operation at dawn Tuesday to gradually evacuate the country's largest informal refugee camp of Idomeni on the Macedonian border, blocking access to the area and sending in more than 400 riot police.
Smaller cities across US opening high-tech crime centers
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Live video feeds from cameras across Hartford, Connecticut, light up a wall of flat-screen monitors in a high-tech room at the city's old police department, while computers take in data from license plate readers and a gunshot detection system.
Kicking the habit: Adult smoking rate in US is falling fast
NEW YORK (AP) — The nation seems to be kicking its smoking habit faster than ever before.
Officer cleared of all charges in Freddie Gray case
BALTIMORE (AP) — Prosecutors failed for the second time in their bid to hold Baltimore police accountable for the arrest and death of Freddie Gray when an officer was acquitted Monday in the racially charged case that triggered riots a year ago.
Head of TSA security operations removed from position
WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee said Monday that the head of security operations at the Transportation Security Administration has been replaced.
Cosby due in court in Pennsylvania sex-assault case
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby is due in Pennsylvania court Tuesday morning for a key hearing in his criminal sex-assault case.
Detroit muscle cars aren't so strong in crash tests
DETROIT (AP) — Muscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash.
Lowry, DeRozan lead Raptors to 105-99 win over Cav
TORONTO (AP) — A series that once looked lopsided is now even.