WASHINGTON | US commander: IS hold in Syria, Iraq on verge of collapse

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to declare near-total triumph over the Islamic State…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: General says militant group’s hold near collapse

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and Syria (all times local): 9:50 a.m.…

RICHMOND, Va. | Governor scandal hangs over busy day for Virginia government

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — One of busiest days on the Virginia legislature’s calendar began under a…

BERLIN | Minister floats German industry strategy, ‘champions’

BERLIN (AP) — A top German official on Tuesday floated the possibility of the government temporarily…

PARIS | Worst Paris fire in 14 years is suspected arson attack

PARIS (AP) — Paris’ deadliest fire in over a decade claimed at least 10 lives Tuesday,…

LONDON | The Latest: Swedish party tones down talk of leaving the EU

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain’s scheduled exit from the European Union (all times local):…

TEHRAN, Iran | Iran says Europeans aren’t buying oil despite US waivers

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran says European nations have not responded to its offers to sell…

BERLIN | Report suggests Germany may miss defense spending target

BERLIN (AP) — Germany‘s tightening public finances are raising questions over whether the country will miss…

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Millennial Money: Student loan default can gut your paycheck

There’s a dirty little secret of the student debt crisis. One that affects millions of borrowers,…

FARMVILLE, Va. | Trooper, suspect killed in shootout amid drug investigation

FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia say a state trooper and a suspect were killed…

RICHMOND, Va. | Virginia governor clings to office amid uncertainty, furor

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam clung to his office Tuesday amid intense political…

NEW YORK | Audio-only book features writer’s memories of Philip Roth

NEW YORK (AP) — An upcoming audio-only book will feature an author’s memories of his complicated…

MADRID | Jose Mourinho given one-year suspended sentence for tax fraud in Spain

MADRID (AP) — Jose Mourinho given one-year suspended sentence for tax fraud in Spain. By Associated…

ARE, Sweden | Lindsey Vonn crashes in super-G at skiing world championships

ARE, Sweden (AP)— Lindsey Vonn crashes in super-G at skiing world championships. By Associated Press

ARE, Sweden | With retirement near, Vonn crashes in super-G at worlds

ARE, Sweden (AP) — Lindsey Vonn has crashed in the super-G at the world championships, straddling a gate…

Gateway Motorsports Park News: Gateway Announces $500,000 NASCAR Triple Truck Challenge

St. Louis Region (STL.News) – Gateway Motorsports Park has been selected as one of three tracks…

LOS ANGELES | Bravo’s Andy Cohen welcomes his first child

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Watch What Happens Live” host Andy Cohen is a dad. The 50-year-old…

MADRID | Mourinho accepts guilty plea for tax fraud in Spain

MADRID (AP) — Former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho received a one-year suspended sentence after reaching…

DETROIT | Heavy duty: Detroit 3 all roll out biggest pickups this year

DETROIT (AP) — Nicole Foster-Beck asks a lot of the heavy-duty pickup truck she uses on…

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates | The Latest: Pope ends UAE trip with first papal Mass there

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis’ historic visit to the…

GREENSBORO, N.C | College student finds man in closet wearing her clothes

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP ) — A college student says she found a man in her closet wearing…

COLUMBIA, S.C | In White House bid, Harris plans tour of early-voting states

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP ) — In the first full month of her presidential campaign, Democratic Sen. Kamala…

KABUL, Afghanistan | Afghan official: Taliban attack on army base in northern Kunduz province kills 26, mostly soldiers and policemen

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan official: Taliban attack on army base in northern Kunduz province kills…

ARE, Sweden | 1 week left: Svindal ready for final races before retirement

ARE, Sweden (AP) — Aksel Lund Svindal is approaching for final races of his skiing career…

PARIS | Paris’ deadliest fire claims 10 lives; arson suspected

PARIS (AP) — Paris’ deadliest fire in over a decade claimed 10 lives, sending fleeing residents…

TOKYO | Nissan board taps Renault’s Senard, shareholders meeting set

TOKYO (AP ) — Nissan board has chosen as a director Jean-Dominique Senard, who was recently appointed…

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso | Burkina Faso forces kill 146 jihadists after village attack

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso’s armed forces have killed 146 jihadists in three counterterror…

LONDON | Canada’s Sunrise Records to buy failing HMV

LONDON (AP ) — Canadian retailer Sunrise Records is pulling stricken retailer HMV out of bankruptcy in…

LONDON | UK’s Theresa May traveling to Northern Ireland in Brexit bid

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May traveling to Northern Ireland seeking support for her stalled…