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Trump abortion restrictions effective immediately

Trump abortion restrictions effective immediately

WASHINGTON — Taxpayer-funded family planning clinics must stop referring women for abortions immediately, the Trump administration said Monday, declaring it will begin enforcing a new regulation hailed by religious conservatives and denounced by medi
Trump digs in on racist tweets: 'Many people agree with me'

Trump digs in on racist tweets: 'Many people agree with me'

WASHINGTON — Defiant in the face of widespread criticism, President Donald Trump renewed his belligerent call on Monday for four Democratic congresswomen of colour to get out of the U.S. "right now," cementing his position as the most willing U.S.
Final blast of torrential rains unleashed by weakened Barry

Final blast of torrential rains unleashed by weakened Barry

NEW ORLEANS — Tropical Depression Barry spared New Orleans and Baton Rouge from catastrophic flooding, but even as it weakened and moved north through Arkansas, its trailing rain bands swamped parts of Louisiana with up to 17 inches (43 centimetres )
Trump moves to effectively end asylum at southern border

Trump moves to effectively end asylum at southern border

WASHINGTON — Reversing decades of U.S. policy, the Trump administration said Monday it will end all asylum protections for most migrants who arrive at the U.S.
EU slaps sanctions on Turkey over gas drilling off Cyprus

EU slaps sanctions on Turkey over gas drilling off Cyprus

BRUSSELS — European Union foreign ministers on Monday turned up the pressure on Turkey after approving an initial batch of sanctions against the country over its drilling for gas in waters where EU member Cyprus has exclusive economic rights.
Avenatti: R. Kelly paid $2M to silence girl he assaulted

Avenatti: R. Kelly paid $2M to silence girl he assaulted

CHICAGO — Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti said Monday that R&B singer R. Kelly paid $2 million to keep the alleged victim in a child pornography case off the witness stand during a 2008 trial that ended with his acquittal on all charges. "R.
Women urge jail until trial for Epstein as judge weighs bail

Women urge jail until trial for Epstein as judge weighs bail

NEW YORK — Two Jeffrey Epstein accusers urged a judge Monday to keep the wealthy financier behind bars until he goes on trial on federal charges that he sexually abused underage girls.
China's growth cools further as tariff war pressures mount

China's growth cools further as tariff war pressures mount

BEIJING — China's economic growth sank to its lowest level in at least 26 years in the quarter ending in June, adding to pressure on Chinese leaders as they fight a tariff war with Washington. The world's second-largest economy grew 6.
Barbie goes glam rock to honour David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust

Barbie goes glam rock to honour David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust

NEW YORK — Barbie has been many things over the years. Now, she's dressed as Ziggy Stardust.
Diddy's 'Making the Band' officially coming back to TV

Diddy's 'Making the Band' officially coming back to TV

NEW YORK — Diddy's "Making the Band" is officially coming back to TV. The music mogul announced Monday that the hit series, where he discovered groups including platinum-sellers Danity Kane, would return to MTV in 2020.
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