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Rose Garden setting for Trump's second state dinner

Rose Garden setting for Trump's second state dinner

WASHINGTON — It'll be an al fresco Rose Garden soiree for Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison as the White House throws its first state dinner in more than a year.
'Game of Thrones,' 'Veep' make last Emmy Awards stand

'Game of Thrones,' 'Veep' make last Emmy Awards stand

LOS ANGELES — "Game of Thrones" has dominated the Emmy Awards with the formidable power of, say, your average fearsome, flame-belching dragon. Same goes for "Veep," but picture a cutthroat politician instead.
Airbnb says it will go public in 2020

Airbnb says it will go public in 2020

NEW YORK — Home-sharing company Airbnb Inc. said Thursday it plans to go public in 2020.
Poland's top filmmakers protest festival admission rules

Poland's top filmmakers protest festival admission rules

WARSAW, Poland — Academy Award-winning director Pawel Pawlikowski and other top Polish filmmakers are demanding artistic independence for the nation's most prestigious film festival after a politically charged movie was withdrawn.
Fendi lets sun shine on post-Lagerfeld era, glancing back

Fendi lets sun shine on post-Lagerfeld era, glancing back

MILAN — A naïve streak is running through the collections on preview during Milan Fashion Week — with a return to simpler times, yesteryear prints and patterns and unfussy silhouettes.
Belgian fighter jet crashes in France, pilot hits power line

Belgian fighter jet crashes in France, pilot hits power line

PARIS — A Belgian F-16 fighter jet crashed in western France Thursday, damaging a house, setting a field ablaze and leaving one of the two pilots dangling by his parachute from a high-voltage electricity line for two hours, French authorities said.
No Britney Spears, no decisions made at closed court hearing

No Britney Spears, no decisions made at closed court hearing

LOS ANGELES — A hearing Wednesday on the future of the court conservatorship that for 11 years has controlled the money and affairs of Britney Spears ended with no decisions made and no appearance from the pop star.
AP source: Joe Kennedy to challenge Sen. Markey in primary

AP source: Joe Kennedy to challenge Sen. Markey in primary

BOSTON — Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, a scion of one of America's most storied political families, is set to announce he will challenge U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in the state's Democratic primary in 2020.
US says attack on Saudi oil site was an Iranian 'act of war'

US says attack on Saudi oil site was an Iranian 'act of war'

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — U.S.
Humberto brushes Bermuda as new hurricane threatens Mexico

Humberto brushes Bermuda as new hurricane threatens Mexico

MIAMI — Hurricane Humberto lashed Bermuda with strong winds Wednesday as the powerful Category 3 storm passed just to the north of the British Atlantic territory, while a newly formed hurricane threatened tourist resorts along Mexico's Pacific coast.