AP, other media ask judge to order release of iPhone records

FILE – In this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo an iPhone is seen in Washington. The Associated Press and other news organizations are asking a judge to force the federal government to reveal how much it paid for a tool to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino...

German economy minister to raise Opel fate during Paris trip

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s economy minister plans to discuss the future of General Motors’ Opel subsidiary during a visit to Paris on Thursday. A spokesman for Brigitte Zypries said Monday the issue of a possible takeover by France’s PSA Group would play a...

Trump wigs in big demand during Carnival season in Austria

Manuela Plank owner of a costume rental shop fashioning normal blond hairpieces into Trump wigs in Pfaffstaetten, Austria, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. Just about everyone wants to be Donald Trump this carnival season in Austria _ so much so that some costume rentals are out of stock...

Police Identify Teen Victim In Shooting

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting at a school playground. Officials say 17-year-old Devin Price, of Cleveland, was shot in the stomach around 6:15 p.m. on Sunday. Cleveland.com reports (http://bit.ly/2lBjVIw) that Price was rushed to...

American flag has 51 stars for Pence visit to European Union

United States Vice President Mike Pence, left, and EU Council President Donald Tusk pose for photographers as Pence arrives at the European Council building in Brussels, Belgium, on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. Pence is currently on a one day trip to Brussels to meet with EU and NATO...

Russia’s ambassador to United Nations dies in NYC at 64

FILE – In this Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, file photo, Russia’s Ambassador to the U.N. Vitaly Churkin addresses a Security Council meeting at the United Nations. Russian officials said their ambassador to United Nations, Churkin, has died in New York City on Monday, Feb....

Trump tries to move past controversies, toward legislating

Ivanka Trump, daughter of President Donald Trump, her husband, senior adviser Jared Kushner, their two children Arabella Kushner and Joseph Kushner, Chief White House Strategist Steve Bannon, second from right, and Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, right, walk to Air Force One at...

Trump wigs in big demand for Austrian carnival-goers

VIENNA (AP) — Just about everyone wants to be Donald Trump this Carnival season in Austria – so much so that some costume rental shops have run out of wigs miming the U.S. president’s signature hairstyle. State broadcaster ORF cites Manuela Plank, who says she...

Gonzaga, Villanova, Kansas stay 1-2-3 in AP poll

Pacific forward Anthony Townes, center, Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski, left, forward Johnathan Williams (3) and guard Josh Perkins go after the ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Young Kwak) For...

Pence tries to reassure anxious Europeans on US support

United States Vice President Mike Pence, right, speaks with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg prior to a meeting at NATO headquarters in Brussels on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. U.S. Vice President Pence is currently on a one-day visit to meet with EU and NATO officials. (AP...