Jupiter, Saturn merging in night sky, closest in centuries

By MARCIA DUNN |AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Jupiter and Saturn will merge in the night sky Monday, appearing closer to one...

Charley Pride, country music’s first Black star, dies at 86

By MARK KENNEDY | The Associated Press NEW YORK  — Charley Pride, country music’s first Black star whose rich baritone on such hits as “Kiss...

Mexico arrests soldier in missing students case

By MARÍA VERZA | Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities arrested the first military officer in connection with the investigation into the 2014...

Actor Sean Connery, the ‘original’ James Bond, dies at 90

LONDON (AP) — Scottish actor Sean Connery, the first actor to play James Bond on film and for many fans the best, has died....

Pope endorses same-sex civil unions in new documentary film

By NICOLE WINFIELD | The Associated Press  ROME (AP) — Pope Francis endorsed same-sex civil unions for the first time as pope while being interviewed...

Mexico struggles with US water debt, suggests UN audit

By MARK STEVENSON | Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — As Mexico struggles to pay a water debt to the United States, President Andrés Manuel...

Reports suggest many have had coronavirus with no symptoms

A flood of new research suggests that far more people have had the coronavirus without any symptoms, fueling hope that it will turn out...

Lockdowns ease worldwide, but political heat rises in US

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Tattoo parlors and hair salons in Denmark. Beaches in Australia. Bookstores in Germany. Countries around the world that have seen...

US relief checks begin arriving as economic damage piles up

WASHINGTON — Government relief checks began arriving in Americans’ bank accounts as the economic damage to the U.S. from the coronavirus piled up Wednesday...

As lockdowns ease, virus fears persist for shoppers, workers

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — The first tentative steps in winding back economically crippling coronavirus restrictions in Europe are running into resistance. Shoppers are staying away...