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Hillary Clinton to 2020 Democratic voters: pick a winner

Hillary Clinton to 2020 Democratic voters: pick a winner

PASADENA, Calif. — Hillary Rodham Clinton has advice for Democratic voters faced with an unsettled field of presidential contenders: pick a winner. “This is an election that will have such profound impact, so take your vote seriously,” Clinton said.
Portrait found in gallery's walls verified as missing Klimt

Portrait found in gallery's walls verified as missing Klimt

PIACENZA, Italy — Art experts have confirmed that a painting discovered hidden inside an Italian art gallery's walls last month is Gustav Klimt's “Portrait of a Lady,” which was stolen from the gallery nearly 23 years ago.
Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial

Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial

NEW YORK — A jury of seven men and five women was selected Friday for Harvey Weinstein's rape trial after an arduous, two-week process in which scores of people were dismissed because they had already made up their minds about the disgraced Hollywood
Pacino, De Niro among Producers Guild Awards presenters

Pacino, De Niro among Producers Guild Awards presenters

LOS ANGELES — Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and Melissa McCarthy are among the presenters for Saturday’s Producers Guild of America Awards.
Officials, activists: 2 Iraqi protesters killed in Baghdad

Officials, activists: 2 Iraqi protesters killed in Baghdad

BAGHDAD — Two protesters were killed and over a dozen wounded in central Baghdad on Friday in renewed violence between anti-government demonstrators and Iraqi security forces, activists and officials said. The deaths followed weeks of calm.
Ukrainian president rejects prime minister's resignation

Ukrainian president rejects prime minister's resignation

KYIV, Ukraine — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy rejected his prime minister's offer to resign and asked him to stay on the job Friday after he was caught on tape saying Zelenskiy — a former sitcom star with no previous political experience —
China's 2019 economic growth weakens amid trade war

China's 2019 economic growth weakens amid trade war

BEIJING — China’s economic growth sank to a new multi-decade low in 2019 as Beijing fought a tariff war with Washington, but forecasters said a U.S.-Chinese trade truce might help to revive consumer and business activity.
Cuban president says concessions to US would lead nowhere

Cuban president says concessions to US would lead nowhere

LAS TUNAS, Cuba — Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel said he does not believe the Trump administration would drop sanctions on the island in exchange for concessions from his government.
Johansson, Sterling K. Brown among SAG Awards presenters

Johansson, Sterling K. Brown among SAG Awards presenters

LOS ANGELES — Scarlett Johansson, Sterling K. Brown and Taika Waititi will be up for Screen Actors Guild Awards and also handing them out at Sunday’s ceremony.
Grammys CEO Deborah Dugan put on 'administrative leave'

Grammys CEO Deborah Dugan put on 'administrative leave'

NEW YORK — The Recording Academy has placed Deborah Dugan, its president and CEO of just six months, on administrative leave following an allegation of misconduct by a senior leader at the organization.
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