MALE, Maldives | Maldives’ opposition presidential candidate claims victory

MALE, Maldives  — Opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, a longtime but little-known lawmaker, declared victory at his party’s campaign headquarters in the capital city Male in a contentious election widely seen as a referendum on the island nation’s young democracy. Supporters draped in the Maldives’ flag took to the streets, hugging one another, cheering … Continue reading MALE, Maldives | Maldives’ opposition presidential candidate claims victory

NEW YORK | Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until ‘denuclearization’

NEW YORK — Top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo said Sunday that economic sanctions on North Korea won’t be reduced until it completes “denuclearization” after leader Kim Jong Un offered to close the North’s main nuclear site in exchange for U.S. concessions. Kim said last week at a summit with South Korea’s president that he was … Continue reading NEW YORK | Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until ‘denuclearization’

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | Amid furor, Trump pushes pause on deciding Rosenstein’s fate

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — As Air Force One streaked across the desert sky and Las Vegas faded in the distance, President Donald Trump began seeking opinions. The TVs on the plane, tuned as always to Fox News, carried headlines about an explosive new story: Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had suggested wearing a wire to secretly … Continue reading BRIDGEWATER, N.J. | Amid furor, Trump pushes pause on deciding Rosenstein’s fate

Cosby sentencing reveals generational divide over his legacy

Keon McGuire has no real attachment to Bill Cosby or his landmark show. As a black man, he’s aware of the sitcom’s place in pop culture, but he was barely in elementary school when “The Cosby Show” went off the air. Years later, he mostly tuned Cosby out after a widely panned speech to the … Continue reading Cosby sentencing reveals generational divide over his legacy

MILAN | Dolce&Gabbana explore DNA with star-filled cast

MILAN — Milan designers are embracing women of all shapes, sizes and ages, even if the young, thin model prevailed during this week’s previews for next spring and summer. Marni’s runway included women of different sizes while Dolce & Gabbana continued their embrace of models in a range of ages and sizes for their DNA … Continue reading MILAN | Dolce&Gabbana explore DNA with star-filled cast

PHILADELPHIA | Cosby accusers say they hope he is sentenced to jail time

PHILADELPHIA— Two of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault decades ago said Sunday they hope he will be sentenced to prison time this week. Lise-Lotte Lublin and Chelan Lasha, who appeared with attorney Gloria Allred, also said they hoped they would be allowed to read victim impact statements before Cosby is … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | Cosby accusers say they hope he is sentenced to jail time

The Latest: Ridley sets Falcons rookie TD mark

The Latest on the third Sunday of the NFL regular season (all times EDT): 3:10 p.m. Calvin Ridley has become the first rookie with three touchdown catches in a game in Falcons history. Ridley’s first career game with more than one touchdown catch comes on his first game with at least 100 yards receiving. His … Continue reading The Latest: Ridley sets Falcons rookie TD mark