AP News Articles

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Four months after the country's largest auto dealership chain named a new chief executive to replace its longtime CEO, it's making another change at the top.

Chief Financial Officer Cheryl Miller is the new CEO at AutoNation...Read more

A typical July includes vacations, travel, shopping, weddings and beaches. Budgets? Not really.

But the year's halfway point provides a great opportunity to take a close look at your financial health and goals.

Now's a good time to...Read more

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — Pope Francis named Baltimore Auxiliary Bishop Mark Brennan to lead West Virginia's Catholics on Tuesday following a scandal over the former bishop's sexual harassment of adults and lavish spending of church money.

The 72-year-old...Read more

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Firefighters in Portugal have brought a huge wildfire under control after the blaze raged for four days and injured 39 people.

Civil Protection Agency commander Luis Belo Costa said around 1,000 firefighters were keeping watch...Read more

LONDON (AP) — Here are five things you may not know about Boris Johnson, who is set to become Britain's next prime minister on Wednesday:

HE HASN'T ALWAYS BEEN SO CONFIDENT

While Johnson is known for his booming voice, boisterous...Read more

America in the summer of 1919 ran red with blood from racial violence, and yet today, 100 years later, not many people know it even happened.

It flowed in small towns like Elaine, Arkansas, in medium-size places such as Annapolis, Maryland, and Syracuse...Read more

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The percentage of female students nominated by members of Congress for admission to U.S. service academies has been rising, but men are still put forward nearly three times as often as women, according to an analysis released Tuesday....Read more

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian authorities say four children have died in a fire at a tent camp in the country's Far East.

The cause of the fire that broke out in the camp early Tuesday has not been determined. Russian media reported that the tents, located in a...Read more

BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets rose Tuesday on optimism over the potential re-opening of U.S.-China trade talks and despite heightened Middle East tensions.

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin suggested last week that trade envoys might meet in...Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the debt and budget agreement between the White House and Congress (all times local):

6:35 p.m.

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is promising the Senate will vote on the budget deal agreed to by...Read more

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