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Border wall a complex issue for 2020 prospect Beto O'Rourke

Border wall a complex issue for 2020 prospect Beto O'Rourke

EL PASO, Texas — When President Donald Trump visited Beto O'Rourke's hometown to argue that walling off the southern border would make the U.S. safer, the former Democratic congressman and possible 2020 presidential hopeful was ready.
Checks, tie-dye, baby dolls: It's all at London Fashion Week

Checks, tie-dye, baby dolls: It's all at London Fashion Week

LONDON — From young talents like Alexa Chung and Simone Rocha to London design veteran Jasper Conran, London Fashion Week showed off a diverse range of womenswear ideas for the upcoming autumn and winter season with a busy day of catwalk shows Saturd
In France, the Force is strong with lightsaber dueling

In France, the Force is strong with lightsaber dueling

BEAUMONT-SUR-OISE, France — Master Yoda, dust off his French, he must.
First-ever 'Jeopardy!" team contest draws top champions

First-ever 'Jeopardy!" team contest draws top champions

CULVER CITY, Calif. — Glance around the "Jeopardy!" set during rehearsals for its first-ever team championship and it's easy to be intimidated by the assembled brain power. There's Brad Rutter, whose overall "Jeopardy!" haul, $4.
No plan for Smollett to do follow-up police interview Monday

No plan for Smollett to do follow-up police interview Monday

CHICAGO — Attorneys for "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett say there are no plans for him to meet with Chicago detectives Monday for a follow-up interview about his reported assault. Anne Kavanagh is a spokeswoman for Smollett's lawyers.
Brex-split: 7 lawmakers quit Labour over EU, anti-Semitism

Brex-split: 7 lawmakers quit Labour over EU, anti-Semitism

LONDON — Seven British lawmakers quit the main opposition Labour Party on Monday over its approach to Brexit and anti-Semitism — the biggest shake-up in years for one of Britain's major political parties.
AP Interview: Branson hopes concert saves Venezuelan lives

AP Interview: Branson hopes concert saves Venezuelan lives

CARACAS, Venezuela — Billionaire Richard Branson says that he hopes that the concert he's throwing to rally humanitarian aid for Venezuela will help draw global attention and saves lives by raising funds for "much-needed medical help.
French judge refuses to block Catholic sex scandal movie

French judge refuses to block Catholic sex scandal movie

PARIS — A French judge refused Monday to block the release this week in French cinemas of a movie based on a Catholic sex scandal.
Vandal topples wax statue of Sean 'Diddy' Combs

Vandal topples wax statue of Sean 'Diddy' Combs

NEW YORK — Police say someone attacked a statue of Sean "Diddy" Combs at Madame Tussauds wax museum in New York, shoving the rap impresario's likeness so forcefully it lost its head.
Nigeria's female candidates seek victory despite harassment

Nigeria's female candidates seek victory despite harassment

KANO, Nigeria — Nervous ahead of Nigeria's delayed election, a group of young women picked up their cellphones and wished each other well. "Honestly I'm so tensed and scared," one typed. "I feel like crying. This is so touching," another wrote.
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