September 4, 2020

Judge OKs extradition for men accused of aiding Ghosn escape

BOSTON — Two American men accused of smuggling Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn out of Japan while he was awaiting trial on financial misconduct […]
September 4, 2020

63-month prison sentence for man in car ferry embezzlement

LUDINGTON, Mich. — A man who handled finances at a Lake Michigan ferry company has been sentenced to more than five years in federal prison […]
September 4, 2020

Texas assistant AG loses job after reports of QAnon posts

AUSTIN, Texas — An assistant attorney general in Texas who ran for Congress this year has lost his job after reports surfaced of him describing […]
September 4, 2020

Serbia, Kosovo normalize economic ties, gesture to Israel

WASHINGTON — Serbia and Kosovo announced Friday that they have normalized economic ties as part of U.S.-brokered discussions that also include Belgrade moving its Israeli […]
September 4, 2020

Video captures health worker poking body, woman arrested

DAPHNE, Ala. — A woman was charged with corpse abuse after video showed a health care worker mistreating the body of a deceased resident at […]
September 4, 2020

Pentagon orders shutdown of Stars and Stripes newspaper

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon has ordered the military’s independent newspaper, Stars and Stripes, to cease publication at the end of the month, despite Congressional efforts […]
September 4, 2020

Restaurant built in 1784, casualty of pandemic, to be razed

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — A restaurant and onetime inn built along a stagecoach route in 1784 has closed permanently, another casualty of the coronavirus pandemic, and […]
September 4, 2020

Portland's grim reality: 100 days of protests, many violent

PORTLAND, Ore. — Once hailed as one of the most livable U.S. cities, Portland, Oregon, is grappling with an uncertain future as it reaches a […]
September 4, 2020

Asian shares follow Wall Street lower as investors pull back

Asian markets skidded Friday and U.S. futures were lower after Wall Street had its worst day since June, as investors’ exuberance faltered after a spate […]
September 4, 2020

The Latest: New Zealand has 1st virus death in 3 months

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand reported its first death from the coronavirus in more than three months on Friday. Health authorities said a man […]