70 years after Pakistan-India split, Sikhs search for home

AP Photo/Muhammad Sajjad PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Radesh Singh’s grandfather was just 11 years old when he left his village in India’s Punjab province to move to Peshawar, in the far northwest of the country on the border with Afghanistan. The year was 1901:...
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Japan economy grows at 4 percent annual pace in April-June

AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s economy grew at a hearty 4.0 percent annual pace in the April-June quarter, helped by stronger consumer spending and corporate capital investment. Economists had been forecasting a relatively strong performance for the...

The Latest: White House Says Trump Condemns Hate Groups

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:35 p.m. The White House has been scrambling to elaborate on President Donald Trump’s response to deadly, race-fueled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia. The president came under withering...

North Korean tensions aren't deterring tourists from Guam

AP Photo/Tassanee Vejpongsa HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — Tourists haven’t been deterred from visiting the tropical island of Guam even though the U.S. territory has been the target of threats from North Korea during a week of angry words exchanged by Pyongyang and Washington....

Australian deputy prime minister under citizenship cloud

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s deputy prime minister has become the latest lawmaker to reveal he might have breached a constitutional prohibition on dual citizens becoming lawmakers, after he was advised by the New Zealand government that he might be a kiwi....

Will NKorea's Kim pull the trigger? Possible signs to watch

AP Photo/Dita Alangkara SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Tensions between the United States and North Korea tend to flare suddenly and fade almost as quickly – but the latest escalation won’t likely go away quite so easily. Events closer to home, including deadly...

Town hall by ex-Malaysian leader Mahathir marred by violence

AP Photo/Daniel Chan KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A town hall meeting with former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who now heads an opposition coalition, was marred by violence Sunday, with several people hurling flares, chairs and shoes at the stage. The chaos...
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Decades since his death, Elvis is The King for impersonators

AP Photo/Cecilia Forbes MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Four decades since his death, Elvis Presley still reigns as The King – for impersonators. Few artists inspire people all over the world to dress up and perform passionately on stage like Presley. Impersonators from...

Oscar-nominated writer Joe Bologna dies at 82

PHOENIX (AP) — Oscar-nominated writer Joe Bologna has died. He was 82. His manager Matt Sherman says Bologna died on Sunday in the Los Angeles area after a three-year battle against pancreatic cancer. The actor and director was married to actress Renee Taylor, who credited...

The Latest: Victim’s Friend Calls Her Death An Act Of Terror

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on incidents related to violent clashes between white supremacist groups and counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, that left three dead (all times local) 8:30 p.m. A close friend of the woman who was killed when a car plowed into...