SKorea’s Moon calls for ‘bold decisions’ ahead of Kim summit

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s president on Tuesday urged both North Korea and the United States to “make bold decisions” to break a deepening diplomatic impasse over the North’s nuclear ambitions, saying he’ll continue to act as...

As Trump fumes over leaks, Woodward pushes back on criticism

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump vented over White House leaks Monday as a new tell-all book commands attention, an anonymous writer detailing “resistance” in the administration remains at large and a former staffer reveals more private recordings of the...

Report: Chinese building projects narrowing economic gaps

BEIJING (AP) — A wave of Chinese-financed railways and other trade links in Africa and Asia that have prompted worries about debt and Beijing’s ambitions is reducing politically dangerous inequality between regions within countries, a multinational group of...

Millions prepare for potentially catastrophic Florence

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — With mandatory evacuations already issued for parts of three East Coast states, millions of Americans are preparing for what could become one of the most catastrophic hurricanes to hit the Eastern Seaboard in decades. Carrying winds of up to 140 mph...

Coroner to discuss Cincinnati shooting that killed 3 workers

CINCINNATI (AP) — The county coroner plans to discuss her findings from the fatal shootings at a downtown Cincinnati bank building. Dr. Lakshmi Sammarco (LAK’-schmee sam-MAHR’-koh) has scheduled a Tuesday afternoon news conference. A Fifth Third Bancorp employee...

AG: Issue easing drug crime penalties would worsen crisis

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Republican candidate for Ohio governor says a November ballot issue aimed at reducing sentences for many drug crimes would make the state’s drug epidemic much worse. Attorney General Mike DeWine said Monday that Issue 1 could erase the...

Black sorority members sue restaurant after police called

CLEVELAND (AP) — Members of a black sorority who say a restaurant discriminated against them by calling police have sued the business. The lawsuit by a group of Cleveland-based alumni of Delta Sigma Theta sorority includes claims of public accommodation, discrimination and...

Florence could hit with punch not seen in more than 60 years

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The last time the midsection of the East Coast stared down a hurricane like this, Dwight Eisenhower was in the White House and Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio were newlyweds. Hurricane Florence could inflict the hardest hurricane punch the Carolinas...

Sanchez takes Gibson way deep, sparks Yanks' win over Twins

Sep. 11, 2018 12:08 AM EDT Sanchez takes Gibson way deep, sparks Yanks’ win over Twins By MIKE COOK Associated Press AP-BBA–Yankees-Twins <!– –> Jim Mone, ASSOCIATED PRESS MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gary Sanchez had three hits including a mammoth home...

Head of 2020 Tokyo Olympics supports daylight time for games

Sep. 11, 2018 12:07 AM EDT Head of 2020 Tokyo Olympics supports daylight time for games BC-OLY–Tokyo 2020-Daylight Time <!– –> TOKYO (AP) — The head of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics says he favors moving to daylight saving time so sports events can be held...