TECUN UMAN, Guatemala | The Latest: Caravan moves back from Guatemala-Mexico gate

TECUN UMAN, Guatemala — The Latest on a caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the United States (all times local): 8:50 a.m. Organizers of a caravan of migrants trying to cross into Mexico and ultimately the U.S. appear intent on avoiding a repeat of a rush on the border with Guatemala that ended … Continue reading TECUN UMAN, Guatemala | The Latest: Caravan moves back from Guatemala-Mexico gate

PANAMA CITY, Fla. | Candles, flashlights, no AC in Florida’s hurricane zone

PANAMA CITY, Fla. — It’s the greatest need after a hurricane and sometimes the hardest one to fulfill: Electricity. More than a week after Hurricane Michael smashed into the Florida Panhandle on a path of destruction that led all the way to the Georgia border, more than 100,000 Florida customers were still without power, according … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Fla. | Candles, flashlights, no AC in Florida’s hurricane zone

NEW ORLEANS | Snake names honor Darwin, fire god, Louisiana professor

NEW ORLEANS  — A Louisiana professor is in heady company, honored by having one of three newly identified species of snakes from the Galapagos Islands named after him. “They named one after Charles Darwin — that’s a no-brainer — and one after the Greek god of fire, and one after me, of all people,” said … Continue reading NEW ORLEANS | Snake names honor Darwin, fire god, Louisiana professor

LONDON | Mourinho melee as United concedes late, draws 2-2 at Chelsea

LONDON— Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was involved in a touchline skirmish after his team conceded a goal in the sixth minute of injury time to draw 2-2 at former club Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday. One of Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri’s assistants celebrated wildly in front of United’s bench following Ross Barkley’s … Continue reading LONDON | Mourinho melee as United concedes late, draws 2-2 at Chelsea

Dick Modzelewski, star tackle for Giants, dies at 87

Dick Modzelewski, a star defensive tackle for the New York Giants in the 1950s and ’60s, has died at 87. The team said in a statement Saturday he died Friday at his home in Eastlake, Ohio, outside Cleveland. No cause was given. Modzelewski spent 14 years in the NFL, eight with the Giants, including six … Continue reading Dick Modzelewski, star tackle for Giants, dies at 87

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates jobs impact of Saudi arms deal

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump inflated the projected benefits of an arms deal with the Saudis as he defended his wait-and-see attitude about Saudi complicity in the disappearance of a journalist whose apparent murder has sparked world outrage. On immigration enforcement, the president made the unsubstantiated claim that migrants are being paid to mass at … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates jobs impact of Saudi arms deal

LONDON | Protesters march in London to demand new vote on Brexit

LONDON— Tens of thousands of protesters marched through central London on Saturday to demand a new referendum on Britain’s departure from the European Union. Organizers want the public to have a final say on the government’s Brexit deal with the EU, arguing that new facts have come to light about the costs and complexity of … Continue reading LONDON | Protesters march in London to demand new vote on Brexit