AP News Articles

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

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

5:25 p.m.

The chairman of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei has denied that his company's technology allows China's...Read more

PARIS (AP) — U.S. singer Chris Brown and two other people are in custody in Paris after a woman filed a rape complaint, French officials said Tuesday.

The Grammy-winning singer was detained Monday on potential charges of aggravated rape and drug...Read more

MOSCOW (AP) — The leaders of Russia and Japan acknowledged Tuesday that settling a decades-long territorial dispute poses a daunting challenge but vowed to continue negotiations.

The Soviet Union took the four southernmost Kuril Islands during the final...Read more

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Russian doping scandal (all times local):

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7:10 p.m.

Russia's anti-doping agency has welcomed a WADA decision not to reinstate a suspension after authorities handed over lab data...Read more

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