Suspect due in court Monday after 9 die in sweltering truck

AP Photo/Eric Gay SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Nine people are dead and the death toll could rise after emergency crews pulled dozens of people from a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Walmart in the midsummer Texas heat, victims of what officials said was an...

The Latest: Charlie Gard’s parents withdraw appeal

The parents of critically ill baby Charlie Gard, Connie Yates and Chris Gard, arrive at the High Court in London, Monday, July 24, 2017. The parents of the 11-month old, who has a rare genetic condition and brain damage, are returning to court for the latest stage in their effort...

The Latest: Trump calls senior House Democrat ‘sleazy’

President Donald Trump boards Air Force One in Naval Air Station Norfolk, in Norfolk, Va Saturday, July 22, 2017, en route to Dulles International Airport, in Dulles, Va., after attending the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). (AP...

Suspect to be charged Monday after 9 die in sweltering truck

San Antonio police officers investigate the scene where eight people were found dead in a tractor-trailer loaded with at least 30 others outside a Walmart store in stifling summer heat in what police are calling a horrific human trafficking case, Sunday, July 23, 2017, in San...

Girl's HIV infection seems under control without AIDS drugs

A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines – more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long remission that, if it lasts, would be a form of cure. Her case was...

Jared Kushner says he has ‘nothing to hide’ on Russia

FILE – In this June 22, 2017, file photo, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner listens during the “American Leadership in Emerging Technology” event with President Donald Trump in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)...

Transgender candidate takes on culture warrior in Virginia

AP Photo/Steve Helber MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — She’s a transgender woman and an experienced journalist who sings in a metal band in her spare time. He has sponsored some of the most socially conservative legislation in Virginia in the past 25 years, including a measure...

Black women picking up firearms for self-defense

AP Photo/Lisa Marie Pane LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Sitting in a classroom above a gun range, a woman hesitantly says she isn’t sure she could ever shoot and kill someone, even to protect herself. Couldn’t she just aim for their leg and try to maim them? Her...

Marijuana business offers weed for weeds on cleanup day

GARDINER, Maine (AP) — A medical marijuana businessman in Maine is offering weed for weeds in a program to encourage Gardiner residents to clean up their city. WCSH-TV reports (http://on.wcsh6.com/2eEAtNL ) that Dennis Meehan, owner of Summit Medical Marijuana, offered...

The Latest: Kushner got ‘random email’ demanding ransom

President Donald Trump boards Air Force One in Naval Air Station Norfolk, in Norfolk, Va Saturday, July 22, 2017, en route to Dulles International Airport, in Dulles, Va., after attending the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). (AP...