COLTS NECK, N.J. | Prosecutor: Multiple people dead at scene of mansion fire

COLTS NECK, N.J. — Multiple people were found dead Tuesday at a mansion that caught fire near the New Jersey shore and is owned by a tech company executive, hours after a blaze also broke out at the house of a relative, officials said. Video showed smoke pouring from the roof of the two-story home … Continue reading COLTS NECK, N.J. | Prosecutor: Multiple people dead at scene of mansion fire

NEW YORK | Dancing With the Stars’ no longer hopping for ABC

NEW YORK — The dance floor is thinning over at ABC. Viewership is down for ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” franchise, which concluded its fall season on Monday with country radio host Bobby Bones as the new champion. He beat Disney star Milo Manheim, actress Evanna Lynch and model Alexis Ren. The Nielsen company says … Continue reading NEW YORK | Dancing With the Stars’ no longer hopping for ABC

NEW YORK | Saints still on top of Pro32 poll; Rams 2nd, Chiefs 3rd

NEW YORK— Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints just keep on rolling. The Saints extended their winning streak to nine games with a 48-7 rout of the Eagles, handing them the most lopsided defeat for a Super Bowl champion. And the Saints will also get an early start on trying to make it 10 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Saints still on top of Pro32 poll; Rams 2nd, Chiefs 3rd

WASHINGTON | Pompeo cites ‘positive momentum’ in US-Turkey ties

WASHINGTON— Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says U.S. relations with NATO ally Turkey have improved since the release of an American pastor. Pompeo said Andrew Brunson’s release from Turkish custody last month has paved the way for new dialogue between Washington and Ankara. But, he says the U.S. remains concerned about several local U.S. Consulate … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Pompeo cites ‘positive momentum’ in US-Turkey ties

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump says nothing definitive in writer’s death

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on U.S. response to the murder of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 4 p.m. President Donald Trump says the CIA never made a determination about who killed Saudi writer and critic Jamal Khashoggi (jah-MAHL’ khahr-SHOHK’-jee). He says intelligence officials never had anything “definitive.” Trump was questioned at the White … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump says nothing definitive in writer’s death

NEW YORK | Markets sink as tech and retail fall; Dow drops 600

NEW YORK — Stocks are skidding Tuesday as weak results from retailers and mounting losses for big technology companies push the market back into the red for the year. Energy companies are slumping because of a 7 percent plunge in the price of oil. Crude is on track for its biggest loss in three years. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets sink as tech and retail fall; Dow drops 600

NEW YORK | Citing E. coli outbreak, US officials say don’t eat romaine

NEW YORK  — Health officials in the U.S. and Canada on Tuesday told people to avoid eating romaine lettuce because of a new E. coli outbreak. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it was working with officials in Canada on the outbreak, which has sickened 32 people in 11 states in the U.S. and … Continue reading NEW YORK | Citing E. coli outbreak, US officials say don’t eat romaine

United States | Joint Statement on U.S.-Italy Strategic Dialogue

United States – The United States and Italy strengthened their ongoing commitment to the bilateral relationship during the inaugural meeting of the U.S.-Italy Strategic Dialogue, November 19-20, 2018. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte launched the dialogue at the White House on July 30 to focus on improving security and stabilization efforts in … Continue reading United States | Joint Statement on U.S.-Italy Strategic Dialogue