AP News Articles

MILAN (AP) — Germany has asked the European Union to find a safe port where a German humanitarian ship carrying 64 migrants in the Mediterranean can dock, following appeals from the aid group and the refusal by Italy or Malta to let them land.

Berlin...Read more

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday again sought to delay Brexit until June 30 to avoid a chaotic withdrawal from the European Union in one week, although a key leader of the bloc suggested an even longer pause in the difficult divorce proceedings....Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — No, thanks. President Donald Trump says he's got better things to do than attend the "boring" and "negative" White House Correspondents' Association dinner.

Trump said Friday he'll hold one of his signature political rallies as counter...Read more

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's presidential candidates on Friday took alcohol and drug tests, part of an increasingly fierce campaign fight before a runoff vote.

Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a popular comic actor who left President Petro Poroshenko far behind...Read more

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel has received former U.S. President Barack Obama at her office in Berlin for a meeting characterized by German officials as a routine private encounter with a former international peer.

Obama could be seen waving as...Read more

CHICAGO (AP) — An attorney for Jussie Smollett has written a letter warning that if Chicago follows through on its vow to sue the "Empire" actor for the cost of the investigation into his claim that he was attacked, he'll demand sworn testimony from Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the...Read more

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):

5:25 p.m.

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says there's widespread discontent across Europe over the way Britain's exit from the European Union has progressed....Read more

NEW YORK (AP) — Kathie Lee Gifford wrapped up 11 years with NBC's "Today" show Friday with laughs, tears, Scripture and — of course — wine.

The 65-year-old host received a standing ovation from the audience after rapper Flo Rida opened the program by...Read more

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates on Friday touted their plans on criminal justice reform, the study of reparations and other racial equality issues, highlighting the critical role black voters will play in choosing the party's 2020 nominee....Read more

MILAN (AP) — The Latest on migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe (all times local):

5:05 p.m.

France's interior minister says some aid groups operating in the Mediterranean Sea sometimes act like accomplices to human traffickers....Read more