'Friendship' defense, lack of 'smoking gun' aided Menendez

Nov 17, 2017

Comments by jurors in the bribery trial of US Sen. Bob Menendez indicate they felt the government's case wasn't strong enough to convict the New Jersey Democrat and a wealthy friend

After friend's death, Brown fuels Celtics win over Warriors

Nov 17, 2017

Jaylen Brown played a night after his childhood best friend died, overcoming his grief to help the Boston Celtics beat the Golden State Warriors 92-88 for their 14th straight victory

Ivanka Trump says child tax credit 'not a pet project'

Nov 15, 2017

Ivanka Trump says her push to boost the child tax credit is "not a pet project."

Breaking silence, Lebanese PM's brother backs resignation

Nov 15, 2017

Prime Minister Saad Hariri's older brother has broken his silence over the premier's mysterious resignation, saying he supports his brother's decision to step down over the growing demands and actions of Hezbollah

It's all about family as curling Hamiltons vie for Olympics

Nov 14, 2017

It's all about family as Wisconsin curlers Matt and Becca Hamilton bid to make Winter Olympics

Consumer safety group unveils its 'worst toys' list

Nov 14, 2017

Fidget spinners, a Wonder Woman "battle sword" and a remote-controlled Spider-Man drone are among the toys topping a consumer safety group's annual list of worst toys for the holiday season.

Menendez juror's remarks bolster 'friendship' defense

Nov 11, 2017

A juror's remarks after being dismissed from deliberations in the bribery trial of Sen. Bob Menendez are creating a stir

The Latest: Trump salutes 'growing friendship' with China

Nov 9, 2017

President Donald Trump has saluted what he calls the "growing friendship" between the United States and China

Romania: Royal family reports ex-king's grandson to police

Nov 8, 2017

Romania's royal house has filed a complaint with Swiss police alleging that the estranged grandson of the ailing ex-King Michael I tried to force his way into his grandfather's home

Pakistani police arrest aunt in family poisoning case

Nov 8, 2017

Pakistani police say they arrested a woman for allegedly plotting with her newly married niece to poison the young woman's husband with tainted milk

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