WHAT IS BEHIND CHINA'S CRACKDOWN ON ITS TECH GIANTS: QUICKTAKE

China's biggest companies got that way with at least tacit support from the government, which took a relatively hands-off approach...

BIDEN URGES CALM AFTER OFFICER KILLS BLACK MAN IN MINNESOTA

President Joe Biden called for “peace and calm” and said he had been in touch with authorities in Minnesota after police shot and killed...

 
 
 

PUTIN LOOKS TO SPENDING TO GET ECONOMY BACK ON TRACK POST-COVID

Vladimir Putin wants to get Russia's economy growing again after the pandemic with a burst of spending. His government is working overtime...

CHINA SENDS 25 WARPLANES NEAR TAIWAN IN BIGGEST DRILL THIS YEAR

China's air force sent 25 fighters and bombers over the Taiwan Strait, escalating military pressure on the government in Taipei as...

 
 
 

SPY CHIEFS TO WARN OF THREATS FROM SOLARWINDS TO NORTH KOREA

U.S. intelligence chiefs will testify together publicly for the first time in more than two years as the Biden administration confronts...

MERKEL'S PARTY SEES HOLD ON POWER AT RISK IN NOMINATION WAR

Officials close to Angela Merkel are worried that her conservative bloc risks losing the German chancellery in September's election...

 
 
 

NEW GOVERNMENT SHIFTS CONGO'S POWER BALANCE TO TSHISEKEDI

The Democratic Republic of Congo's prime minister formed a new government, marking a shift in the balance of power from former President...

GOLDMAN SEES CONGRESS PASSING $3.3 TRILLION: STIMULUS UPDATE

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. expects Congress to pass $3.3 trillion in spending measures over a decade later this year to follow through...

 
 
 

APPLE, WILL SMITH FILM PROJECT ‘EMANCIPATION' EXITS GEORGIA OVER VOTING LAW

Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua will no longer shoot the movie “Emancipation” in Georgia, citing a controversial new voting law.

MICHIGAN'S PLEA FOR MORE VACCINES IS REJECTED BY BIDEN TEAM

The Biden administration on Monday put Michigan's Democratic governor on notice that her plea for more vaccine to be sent to the state...

 
 
 

RUSSIA SUSPENDS MOST AIR TRAVEL WITH TURKEY OVER COVID OUTBREAK

Russia suspended most air travel with Turkey, citing rising coronavirus infections, cutting off a key source of tourism revenue to...

BIDEN TO NOMINATE TRUMP IMMIGRATION FOES AMID BORDER SURGE

President Joe Biden plans to nominate officials for two key immigration jobs as the administration confronts an historic influx of...

 
 
 

FRENCH ECONOMY IS WEATHERING APRIL LOCKDOWN BETTER THAN LAST YEAR'S

The French economy is slowing only slightly in April due to the tightening of Covid-19 restrictions, easing concerns that school closures...

U.S. BUDGET GAP HITS RECORD $1.7 TRILLION FOR FIRST HALF OF YEAR

The U.S. federal budget deficit more than doubled to a record in the first half of the fiscal year amid a fresh wave of stimulus payments...

 
 
 

TALIBAN SAYS IT CAN'T JOIN U.S.-BACKED PEACE EVENT IN TURKEY

Afghanistan's Taliban said it can't participate in a peace conference in Istanbul slated for April 16 that had been aimed at reaching...

AUSTRALIA ABANDONS VACCINE ROLLOUT TARGET AMID CLOT FEAR DELAYS

Prime Minister Scott Morrison said he won't set a new target date for all Australians to receive their first Covid-19 vaccine dose,...

 
 
 

RAMSEY CLARK, LAWYER FOR THOSE ‘DEMONIZED' BY U.S., DIES AT 93

Ramsey Clark, whose unconventional legal career took him from top law enforcement officer in the U.S. to defender of such widely shunned...

BORIS JOHNSON CAN LIMIT BREXIT'S ECONOMIC DAMAGE

Could the split with the EU actually help fix the U.K.'s productivity gap?

 
 
 

IRAN'S ZARIF SUGGESTS ISRAEL TO BLAME FOR NUCLEAR SITE INCIDENT

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif suggested Israel was responsible for “nuclear terrorism” at his country's largest enrichment...

CHINA'S SHADOW HANGS OVER PRIVATE PREPARATIONS FOR JOHNSON'S G-7

When the diplomatic emissaries of the Group of Seven nations met virtually late last month to prepare the ground for the leaders summit...

 
 
 



Golden Knights rally after slow start, beat Kings 4-2

Golden Knights rally after slow start, beat Kings 4-2

LOS ANGELES - Max Pacioretty scored his 300th career goal, Mark Stone had a goal and an assis, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-2 on Monday night. Read more ...

Rantanen scores twice, Avalanche beat Coyotes 4-2

Rantanen scores twice, Avalanche beat Coyotes 4-2

DENVER - Mikko Rantanen had two goals and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-2 Monday night for their eighth victory in nine games. Read more ...

Ohtani's 3 RBIs Trout's HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

Ohtani's 3 RBIs Trout's HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Shohei Ohtani had three hits and three RBIs, and Mike Trout hit a two-run homer, leading the Los Angeles Angels over the Kansas City Royals 10-3 Monday night. Read more ...

Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

MILWAUKEE - Pinch-hitter Luis Urías drove in three runs with a go-ahead double and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six times in the sixth inning to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on... Read more ...

City Manager In Minnesota Fired In Response To Police Shooting Of Daunte Wright

City Manager In Minnesota Fired In Response To Police Shooting Of Daunte Wright

Brooklyn Center City Council voted to fire Curt Boganey and put Mayor Mike Elliott in charge of the police department after an officer killed the 20-year-old. Read more ...

Curry passes Chamberlain for most points in Warriors history

Curry passes Chamberlain for most points in Warriors history

SAN FRANCISCO - Stephen Curry passed Wilt Chamberlain for the most points in Warriors franchise history Monday night in Golden State's game against the Denver Nuggets. Read more ...

Hagel's OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 4-3

Hagel's OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 4-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Brandon Hagel scored 1:25 into overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat Columbus 4-3 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive win over the Blue Jackets. Read more ...

Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

Tom Porto says 5-year-old cannot walk or talk Read more ...

Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

DUNEDIN, Fla. - Kyle Higashioka was behind the plate on Monday primarily because of how well he works with Gerrit Cole. And while the battery was excellent again against the... Read more ...

Death of Daunte Wright ruled homicide

Death of Daunte Wright ruled homicide

Police are calling it a tragic mistake, as they say the officer who fatally shot the 20-year-old Black man meant to use her Taser. Read more ...