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Car hits gate outside German leader's offices; little damage

Car hits gate outside German leader's offices; little damage

BERLIN — A car crashed into the front gate of the building housing German Chancellor Angela Merkel's offices on Wednesday morning, but appeared to have caused little damage, Berlin police said.

Duchess of Sussex reveals she had miscarriage in the summer

LONDON — The Duchess of Sussex has revealed that she had a miscarriage in July, giving a personal account of the traumatic experience in hope of helping others. Meghan described the miscarriage n an opinion piece in the New York Times on Wednesday.
Christmas traditions axed as pandemic sweeps rural Kansas

Christmas traditions axed as pandemic sweeps rural Kansas

BELLE PLAINE, Kan. — It's barely a town anymore, battered by time on the windswept prairie of northwest Kansas. COVID-19 still managed for find Norcatur.
Ex-Mexico treasury chief rejects 2nd set of accusations

Ex-Mexico treasury chief rejects 2nd set of accusations

MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s former treasury and foreign relations secretary, Luis Videgaray, angrily denied accusations Tuesday by a lawyer for another former Cabinet secretary who claimed he used embezzled government money to help finance election campai
California OK'd aid in name of Scott Peterson, other killers

California OK'd aid in name of Scott Peterson, other killers

SACRAMENTO, Calif.
EXPLAINER: China's claims of coronavirus on frozen foods

EXPLAINER: China's claims of coronavirus on frozen foods

BEIJING — China says it has detected the coronavirus on packages of imported frozen food, but how valid are its claims and how serious is the threat to public health? Frozen shrimp imported from an Ecuadorian company was banned for one week on Tuesda

Lawyer: Epstein's ex Maxwell faces onerous jail conditions

NEW YORK — A lawyer for Ghislaine Maxwell, a British socialite charged with finding girls in the 1990s for financier Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse, said Tuesday that her client is awakened every 15 minutes in jail while she sleeps to ensure she's

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fishing vessel crew

BOSTON — The Coast Guard said Tuesday it called off the search for the four-member crew of a Maine fishing boat that sank off Massachusetts. The Coast Guard searched an area of approximately 2,066 square miles for more than 38 hours, Capt.
Fox News, family of slain DNC staffer Seth Rich settle suit

Fox News, family of slain DNC staffer Seth Rich settle suit

NEW YORK — Fox News has reached a settlement with slain Democratic National Committee employee Seth Rich's parents, who alleged in a lawsuit that the cable news company exploited their son's death in stories and commentary.
2 New York City officers shot, suspected shooter killed

2 New York City officers shot, suspected shooter killed

NEW YORK — Two New York City police officers shot and killed an off-duty college security officer on Tuesday after he opened fire and wounded them as they responded to a domestic violence call at his home, Police Commissioner Dermot Shea said.