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BARRON, Wis. | The Latest: Sheriff says missing Wisconsin girl is in danger

BARRON, Wis.— The Latest on the search for a missing Wisconsin teenager who disappeared after her parents were found dead in their home (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Authorities say a Wisconsin teenager who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home isn’t a runaway and that they think she’s in … Continue reading BARRON, Wis. | The Latest: Sheriff says missing Wisconsin girl is in danger

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump ‘open-minded’ on stop-and-frisk policing

WASHINGTON — The Latest on rapper Kanye West’s visit to the White House (all times local): 1:10 p.m. President Donald Trump says he’s “open-minded” about stop-and-frisk policing. He made the comment as he met with rapper and producer Kanye West at the White House. Trump earlier this week called on Chicago to adopt the strategy, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump ‘open-minded’ on stop-and-frisk policing

BERLIN | Berlin by Stormy: Trump accuser opens German erotica show

BERLIN— Stormy Daniels, the adult film star who says she had sex with Donald Trump and was paid by the U.S. president’s lawyer to keep quiet, is taking her show on the road. Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, drew a crowd Thursday as she opened an erotic trade show in the German capital. … Continue reading BERLIN | Berlin by Stormy: Trump accuser opens German erotica show

BEIJING | Asia stocks decline after China injects cash into economy

BEIJING— Asian stocks declined Monday after China injected extra money into its cooling economy. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index lost 3.0 percent to 2,738.04 and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was off 0.9 percent at 26,345.90. Seoul’s Kospi lost 0.4 percent 2,258.72 and Sydney’s S&P-ASX 200 shed 1.2 percent to 6,113.60. Japanese markets were closed … Continue reading BEIJING | Asia stocks decline after China injects cash into economy

PHILADELPHIA | Archbishop asks pope to cancel conference on youth

PHILADELPHIA — The archbishop of Philadelphia has asked Pope Francis to cancel a bishops’ conference focusing on youth in the wake of the child sex abuse crisis roiling the Catholic Church. A spokesman for the archdiocese confirmed Saturday that Archbishop Charles Chaput made the request by letter, but he declined further comment, The Philadelphia Inquirer … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | Archbishop asks pope to cancel conference on youth

NEW YORK | NBA star J.R. Smith charged with breaking fan’s phone in NYC

NEW YORK  — NBA player J.R. Smith is facing charges he broke the cellphone of a fan who tried to take video of him in the middle of the night outside a Manhattan pizzeria. The Cleveland Cavaliers guard, 32, turned himself to police Friday. He was released with a summons to appear in court at … Continue reading NEW YORK | NBA star J.R. Smith charged with breaking fan’s phone in NYC

BOSTON | Boston woman says celebrity chef Batali groped her

BOSTON — A Massachusetts woman says in a lawsuit filed against Mario Batali that the celebrity chef forcibly kissed her and groped her in a Boston restaurant in 2017. According to media reports, the suit filed Wednesday in Superior Court in Boston seeks unspecified damages for “severe emotional distress” including anxiety and self-doubt. The suit … Continue reading BOSTON | Boston woman says celebrity chef Batali groped her

NEW YORK | Relationship between Trump, Enquirer goes beyond headlines

NEW YORK— The plea deal reached by Donald Trump’s former attorney Michael Cohen has exposed a relationship between the president and the National Enquirer that goes well beyond screaming headlines. Court papers show how David Pecker, longtime friend of the president and head of the Enquirer’s parent company, offered to help Trump stave off negative … Continue reading NEW YORK | Relationship between Trump, Enquirer goes beyond headlines