VINALHAVEN, Maine | Robert Indiana’s home, studio to be transformed into museum

VINALHAVEN, Maine (AP) — Reclusive pop artist Robert Indiana didn’t open his island home to many strangers. That’s going to change with his death. Indiana’s will calls for his Maine home and studio to be transformed into a museum and for his collection to be preserved and open to the public. His attorney, James Brannan, … Continue reading VINALHAVEN, Maine | Robert Indiana’s home, studio to be transformed into museum

Sales of single-family homes down in April

WARWICK, R.I./May 25, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Rhode Island home prices continue to rise as the number homes on the market declines. The Rhode Island Association of Realtors said Friday that the median price of a single-family home in the state was up 10 percent in April when compared to the year-ago month, while there was … Continue reading Sales of single-family homes down in April

NEW YORK | Weinstein faces sex charges in prosecution amid #MeToo

NEW YORK (AP) — Flinching when he heard himself described as a man who used power to prey on women, Harvey Weinstein was arraigned Friday on charges of rape and a criminal sex act in the first criminal prosecution to result from the wave of allegations against him that sparked a national reckoning over sexual … Continue reading NEW YORK | Weinstein faces sex charges in prosecution amid #MeToo

NEW YORK | The Latest: ‘Elated’: Reaction from a Weinstein accuser

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the sexual misconduct probe of film producer Harvey Weinstein (all times local): 11:25 a.m. A woman who says Harvey Weinstein subjected her to unwanted groping and kissing in 1991 says she’s thrilled at his arrest Friday on sex charges involving two other women. But Louise Godbold predicts the … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: ‘Elated’: Reaction from a Weinstein accuser

MILWAUKEE | Bucks player says he tried to stay calm during arrest

MILWAUKEE (AP) — NBA player Sterling Brown says he tried to remain calm when Milwaukee police used a stun gun to take him down during his arrest for a parking violation. In an interview aired on ABC’s “Good Morning America” Friday, the Milwaukee Bucks player says police pinned him down and held his hands behind … Continue reading MILWAUKEE | Bucks player says he tried to stay calm during arrest

BUCHAREST, Romania | Still bad: 71-year-old Ilie Nastase arrested twice in a day

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Former tennis player Ilie Nastase was arrested twice in the space of six hours in his native Romania on Friday, first on suspicion of driving a car while drunk and refusing to take a breathalyzer test, and then for going through a red light on a scooter. Nastase had a level … Continue reading BUCHAREST, Romania | Still bad: 71-year-old Ilie Nastase arrested twice in a day

WASHINGTON | Summit talk turns warmer; Trump says ‘talking to them now’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday warmly welcomed North Korea’s promising response to his abrupt withdrawal from the potentially historic Singapore summit and said “we’re talking to them now” about putting it back on track. “Everybody plays games,” said Trump, who often boasts about his own negotiating tactics and skill. The president, commenting … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Summit talk turns warmer; Trump says ‘talking to them now’

WASHINGTON | Trump accuses Dems of ‘rooting against’ NKorea talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday accused Democrats of “rooting against” upcoming nuclear talks with North Korea, and said his political opponents were trying to coddle gang members. With the 2018 midterm elections on the horizon, Trump has gone out of his way to poke Democrats. On Friday, he lumped his grievances against … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump accuses Dems of ‘rooting against’ NKorea talks