Ohio Man Charged With Providing Gun That Killed Officers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man was charged by federal authorities Monday with providing the gun used to kill two Ohio policemen, as the officers’ bodies were escorted in a procession to funeral homes in the suburban community they served. Gerald Lawson, 30, of suburban...

Stocks power higher after a dreadful week; Dow jumps 500

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are powering higher Monday, sending the Dow Jones industrial average up more than 500 points, as the market claws back some of its massive losses last week, when it slumped into a “correction” for the first time in two years. Technology...

Sale of Harvey Weinstein’s company up in air after lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s attorney general said Monday that executives at Harvey Weinstein’s movie studio enabled and covered up dozens of sexual misconduct allegations against the Hollywood mogul and that any sale of the company must include compensation for victims...

Judge awards graffiti artists $6.7M after works destroyed

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge has awarded $6.7 million to graffiti artists who sued after their work was destroyed on buildings torn down to make room for luxury condos. Federal Judge Frederic Block in Brooklyn noted Monday there was no remorse from the owner of the warehouse...

Judas Priest guitarist Tipton won’t tour due to Parkinson’s

Parkinson’s disease has forced legendary guitarist Glenn Tipton to drop out of the upcoming Judas Priest tour. The British rockers say Tipton is stepping down from touring due to the ailment, which began to afflict him a decade ago. In a statement issued Monday, the band...

Trump has a tweet for everything, but none yet for Olympics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has a tweet for just about everything, but he’s got nothing so far for Team USA a few days into the 2018 Olympic Games. Since the competition began on Friday, Trump has tweeted about the massive budget deal he signed into law, his...

Olympic swimmer who alleges abuse: Ex-coach ‘stole so much’

NEW YORK (AP) — Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors said in an emotional interview Monday that her former coach “stole so much” from her in the decade she alleges he sexually abused her starting when she was a minor. Kukors, 28, told The Associated Press that she...

Cyprus says Turkish warships continue to block drilling rig

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Turkey faced criticism Monday after its warships continued to impede a rig from reaching a location off Cyprus where Italian energy company Eni is scheduled to drill for gas. Cyprus government spokesman Nicos Christodoulides told state broadcaster RIK that...

North Korea seeks again legal forum to clarify U.N. sanctions

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea again asked U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday to organize an international forum of legal experts to clarify the legality of increasingly tough Security Council sanctions, which it says are erasing its people’s “right...

Damage assessment from storm starts in American Samoa

PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — Officials in American Samoa began a full assessment Monday of damage caused by tropical storm Gita over the weekend. Lt. Gov. Lemanu Peleti Mauga says the storm caused widespread damage to homes and infrastructure. No injuries or deaths were...