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Durst trial resumes without defendant; jurors questioned

Durst trial resumes without defendant; jurors questioned

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The murder trial of multimillionaire Robert Durst resumed Monday after a 14-month recess without the defendant present and with arguments about whether the case should continue at all.
Around 1,000 Moroccan migrants cross into Spanish territory

Around 1,000 Moroccan migrants cross into Spanish territory

MADRID (AP) — Around 1,000 Moroccans, a third of whom are presumed to be minors, swam and used inflatable boats Monday to cross into the Spanish northern African enclave of Ceuta, authorities said.
Biden boosting world vaccine sharing commitment to 80M doses

Biden boosting world vaccine sharing commitment to 80M doses

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden said Monday that the U.S. will share an additional 20 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines with the world in the coming six weeks. The doses would come from existing U.S.
Gaetz associate pleads guilty to sex trafficking charges

Gaetz associate pleads guilty to sex trafficking charges

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida politician who emerged as a central figure in the Justice Department’s sex trafficking investigation into Rep.
Blinken signals no immediate US press for Mideast cease-fire

Blinken signals no immediate US press for Mideast cease-fire

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken signaled Monday the U.S.

New law makes inmates choose electric chair or firing squad

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Gov.
Supreme Court to weigh rollback of abortion rights

Supreme Court to weigh rollback of abortion rights

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to consider a major rollback of abortion rights, saying it will decide whether states can ban abortions before a fetus can survive outside the womb.
Andrea Meza of Mexico crowned 69th Miss Universe

Andrea Meza of Mexico crowned 69th Miss Universe

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Andrea Meza of Mexico has been crowned Miss Universe.
AT&T, Discovery join media houses as cord-cutting encroaches

AT&T, Discovery join media houses as cord-cutting encroaches

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T will combine its massive media operations that include CNN HBO, TNT and TBS in a $43 billion deal with Discovery, the owner of lifestyle networks including the Food Network and HGTV.
India braces for powerful cyclone amid deadly virus surge

India braces for powerful cyclone amid deadly virus surge

NEW DELHI (AP) — A powerful cyclone roaring in the Arabian Sea was moving toward India's western coast on Monday as authorities tried to evacuate hundreds of thousands of people and suspended COVID-19 vaccinations in one state.