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Trump club is in tax break zone, but is unlikely to benefit

Trump club is in tax break zone, but is unlikely to benefit

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump's company owns a golf club in an Opportunity Zone offering developers massive tax breaks, but experts say it is unlikely it could take advantage of them.
Slain US student texted friend about roommate's threat

Slain US student texted friend about roommate's threat

MINNEAPOLIS — An American psychology student who was fatally stabbed in her Netherlands apartment had texted a friend in the U.S. six days before her death, saying her roommate threatened to kill three people.
Serbia talks up armed intervention as Kosovo OKs new army

Serbia talks up armed intervention as Kosovo OKs new army

PRISTINA, Kosovo — Serbia threatened a possible armed intervention in Kosovo after the Kosovo parliament on Friday overwhelmingly approved the formation of an army.
Priest takes pope's mandate - good deeds for all - across US

Priest takes pope's mandate - good deeds for all - across US

LOS ANGELES — Father Jim Sichko has a 50-state congregation and a simple mandate from the pope: Go forth and do good deeds.
McCain replacement Sen. Jon Kyl resigning at end of year

McCain replacement Sen. Jon Kyl resigning at end of year

PHOENIX — Sen. Jon Kyl is resigning from the seat he was appointed to less than four months ago following the death of John McCain, Gov. Doug Ducey announced Friday, a development which gives Ducey a second opportunity to fill the position.

Texas mom sentenced in deaths of toddlers inside hot car

KERRVILLE, Texas — A Texas mother whose two toddlers died after she left them inside a hot vehicle overnight was sentenced to 40 years in prison.
State lawmakers urge clemency for woman convicted as teen

State lawmakers urge clemency for woman convicted as teen

NASHVILLE — Several Democratic Tennessee lawmakers are urging Republican Gov. Bill Haslam to grant clemency to a woman convicted of murdering a man when she was a 16-year-old prostitute. Newly elected Nashville Sen.
French hunt for possible accomplices of Strasbourg attacker

French hunt for possible accomplices of Strasbourg attacker

STRASBOURG, France — French police have killed the man who they believed attacked Strasbourg's Christmas market but investigators kept digging Friday for possible accomplices in a city known for a high concentration of potential extremists.
Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

WASHINGTON — In back-to-back votes against Saudi Arabia, the Senate delivered an unusual rebuke of President Donald Trump's response to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and signalled new skepticism from Capitol Hill toward the longtime Middle
Comedian Lange avoids jail time despite positive drug test

Comedian Lange avoids jail time despite positive drug test

NEWARK, N.J. — A judge has spared comedian Artie Lange jail time even though he tested positive for cocaine and amphetamine.