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The Latest: Downed trees, damaged roofs seen on Marco Island

AP Photo/David Goldman TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Irma (all times local): 11:30 a.m. A longtime resident of Florida’s Marco Island said Hurricane Irma was the strongest storm he’s seen in three decades of living there. Rick Freedman and his wife rode the...

Chinese bank accused of helping money laundering in Spain

MADRID (AP) — A Spanish judge is accusing the European branch of China’s state-owned ICBC bank of aiding criminal organizations to launder more than 214 million euros ($256 million). National Court judge Ismael Moreno said that the Luxembourg-based Industrial and...

Kid Rock responds on Facebook to calls to cancel concerts

DETROIT (AP) — Kid Rock says criticism about his upcoming concerts in Detroit is politically motivated. The Detroit-area native whose real name is Robert Ritchie posted an obscenity-laced response Monday on Facebook to a planned protest by the National Action...

Cardi B. on meeting Beyonce, plans to release album in Oct.

NEW YORK (AP) — Cardi B. has a breakthrough hit with “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)” and the rapper said she’s ready to follow the single’s success with an album next month. “I have an album coming. It will be dropping in October. I’m an...

Billy Eichner: from 'Street' life to 'American Horror Story'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many viewers first met Billy Eichner in his guise as a manic quizmaster hammering pedestrians with cockamamie pop-culture queries like “When Matt Damon daydreams he’s running for the Senate, what state does he imagine he’s in?” and...

Worst-case scenario not happening and insurance sector soars

AP Photo/David Goldman NEW YORK (AP) — Though damage from Hurricane Irma is extensive, property insurers are breathing a sigh of relief with the storm nowhere near as catastrophic as many had feared. Shares in insurance companies that had been hammered in the days leading...

Liz Weston: Predict 'surprise' bills, no crystal ball needed

It doesn’t take much to upend many Americans’ finances. A car that won’t start, a furnace that dies or a trip to the hospital can leave households struggling to make ends meet. According to the Federal Reserve, 44 percent of U.S. adults say they would have...

Billy Eichner: from 'Street' life to 'American Horror Story'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many viewers discovered Billy Eichner as the manic quizmaster accosting New York pedestrians with nonsense questions on “Billy on the Street.” But along the way, Eichner’s acting career blossomed. He co-stars in the third season of the...

Trump and first lady commemorate Sept. 11 anniversary

AP Photo/Evan Vucci WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is leading a national moment of silence on the anniversary of the September 11th terror attacks, his first commemoration of the solemn anniversary in office. Trump and first lady Melania Trump observed a moment of...

The Latest: Bell tolls to mark 2nd plane hitting south tower

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest news surrounding observances marking the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks (all times local): 9:03 a.m. A second bell has tolled at 9:03 a.m. at ground zero to mark the moment a second terrorist-piloted plane...
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