UN: Environment is deadly, worsening mess, but not hopeless

BY SETH BORENSTEIN AND CHRISTINA LARSON WASHINGTON — Earth is sick with multiple and worsening environmental ills killing millions of people yearly, a new U.N. report says. Climate...

Officials: 2 attackers kill 6, themselves at Brazil school

SAO PAULO — Authorities say hooded teenagers opened fire at a school in southern Brazil, killing six people before taking their own lives. Wednesday’s shooting...

Allred: Tape appears to show R. Kelly sexually abusing girls

BY STEPHEN R. GROVES | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — A man who said he was cleaning out an old videotape collection found what...

UK jury convicts man in acid attack on 3-year-old son

LONDON — A jury in central England on Wednesday convicted a father of enlisting men to attack his 3-year-old son with a corrosive acid...

Trump, Kim in Hanoi for second round of nuclear talks

BY FOSTER KLUG AND JONATHAN LEMIRE HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — After long journeys to Vietnam, U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong...

Most senior Catholic charged with child sex abuse convicted

ROD McGUIRK | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MELBOURNE, Australia — The most senior Catholic cleric ever charged with child sex abuse has been convicted of molesting...

Vietnam vows ‘maximum level’ security for Trump-Kim summit

FOSTER KLUG | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS HANOI, Vietnam — With North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on an armored train barreling through China toward Vietnam's...

Analysis: Pope’s sex abuse summit: What it did and didn’t do

NICOLE WINFIELD | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis' summit on preventing sexual abuse was never going to meet the expectations placed on...