AP News Articles

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):

6:30 p.m.

Drugmaker Merck says it will ship another approximately 120,000 doses of an experimental Ebola vaccine to Congo by...Read more

LOS POZOS, Panama (AP) — A handful of carpenters have been putting the finishing details on a towering cedar chair which will be used by Pope Francis when he visits Panama starting Wednesday.

Hernan Guardia, 42, runs the workshop that is responsible for...Read more

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A car driving the wrong way down a street struck a policeman near the Polish president's headquarters Tuesday before speeding off and ramming into a metal barrier protecting the driveway of the building, officials said. A man was detained at the scene...Read more

PARIS (AP) — It's snowing in Paris, but that didn't matter for Chanel, which showcased frothy, 18th-century inspired couture inside a lavish, sunlit Italian villa.

For once, Karl Lagerfeld didn't take his usual bow — the house said the octogenarian...Read more

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on a National Guard uprising in Venezuela (all times local):

10:45 a.m.

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says Venezuelans have the "unwavering support" of the United States in their effort to...Read more

MADRID (AP) — With a guilty plea and a huge fine, Cristiano Ronaldo finally put an end to his tax ordeal in Spain.

Nearly four years after an investigation was opened, Ronaldo appeared at a court in Madrid on Tuesday to plead guilty to tax fraud and...Read more

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks across the world are down Tuesday as investors again grow concerned about signs the global economy is weakening. The International Monetary Fund trimmed its economic forecasts for 2019 and 2020 and pointed to risks including trade tensions and rising...Read more

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar voters on Tuesday showered Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" with a leading 10 nominations to the 91st Academy Awards, while two dominant but contentious Hollywood forces — Netflix and Marvel — each scored their first best...Read more

NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is a double nominee at the Academy Awards, where rapper Kendrick Lamar is nominated for the first time while songwriter Diane Warren is also vying for her first win with her 10th nomination.

Gaga scored best actress and best...Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's proposal to reopen the government, with immigration provisions Democrats denounce as inadequate, is headed for Senate action, its prospects uncertain.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will try to muscle...Read more

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