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  • Malaysian leader faces risk of criminal charges over fund

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s prime minister is facing the risk of criminal charges over allegations that hundreds of millions of dollars were funneled from an indebted state fund to his personal bank accounts,…

  • Missing Tbilisi zoo tiger found dead 3 weeks after flooding

    TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Workers cleaning up after the flood that destroyed the zoo in Georgia’s capital found the carcass of the last missing tiger on the grounds of a swimming complex. Tbilisi zoo director…

  • Autopsies set on 3 bodies found in 2 houses in coastal Maine

    BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (AP) — State police say autopsies are scheduled on three members of the same family whose bodies were found inside two houses in the coastal Maine town of Boothbay Harbor. Stephen McCausland,…

  • On his native turf, Pope Francis touches on cherished issues

    QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — History’s first Latin American pope returns to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time on Sunday, bringing a message of solidarity with the region’s poor, who are expected to turn out…

  • Rare stone slave quarters unearthed at Belvoir

    CROWNSVILLE, Md. (AP) — Janice Hayes-Williams held a shard of a plate at the slave quarters archaeological dig at Belvoir, the site of an 18th-century plantation in Crownsville. ‘Oh, my, I found another one,” said…

  • Amtrak unveils new locomotive for veterans

    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Sen. Tom Carper addressed a crowd of about 200 Amtrak workers donning hard-hats at a ceremony today to unveil an old glory-colored locomotive with the words, “Amtrak’s railroad salutes our veterans.”…

  • Wimbledon at a glance

    LONDON (AP) — A look ahead to Monday at Wimbledon after Sunday’s day off: Men’s fourth-round matches: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. No. 14 Kevin Anderson, No. 2 Roger Federer vs. No. 20 Roberta Bautista…

  • All-Williams matchup headlines Monday’s action at Wimbledon

    LONDON (AP) — One five-time Wimbledon champion is guaranteed to reach the quarterfinals. Another is assured of elimination. That’s what will happen Monday when Serena Williams plays older sister Venus Williams for the sixth time…

  • Dartmouth contests showcase computer-generated creativity

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Can an algorithm pass for an author? Can a robot rock the house? A series of contests at Dartmouth College is about to find out. Dartmouth is seeking artificial intelligence algorithms…

  • Clinton reaches out (and out and out!) for 2016 policy ideas

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Earlier this year, Hillary Rodham Clinton’s campaign lost count of its experts. In the months before she began her second run for the White House, Clinton spent hours quizzing economists, lawyers, educators…

  • Egypt’s currency drops to new low against the dollar

    CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s central bank says the Egyptian pound has fallen to a new low against the dollar, its second such drop since Thursday. The central bank set a cutoff rate of 7.73 Egyptian…

  • UK’s Princess Charlotte to be christened on queen’s estate

    LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Princess Charlotte, the nine-week-old baby of Prince William and his wife Kate, is to be christened Sunday at a church on Queen Elizabeth II’s country estate. The queen, her husband Prince…

  • Land mine blast in east Ukraine kills 5 soldiers, wounds 3

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine says five of its soldiers were killed and three wounded when a land mine exploded in the east of the country, where government troops are fighting Russia-backed separatists. The presidential administration…

  • The Latest: Solid turnout seen so far in Greek bailout vote

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest from the bailout referendum in Greece (all times local): __ 3:05 p.m. With four hours of voting to go, Greeks are turning out in solid numbers to vote on…

  • Back at work: Congress facing busy agenda, funding deadline

    WASHINGTON (AP) — After July Fourth fireworks and parades, members of Congress return to work Tuesday facing a daunting summer workload and a pending deadline to fund the government or risk a shutdown in the…