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Mexico's senate approves trade deal with US, Canada

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's Senate has voted to ratify a new free trade agreement with the United States and Canada, making it the first of the three countries to gain legislative approval.
'Joints will be separated': Jamal Khashoggi's murder, retold

'Joints will be separated': Jamal Khashoggi's murder, retold

GENEVA — The gathering on the second floor of the Saudi consulate featured an unlikely collection: a forensic doctor, intelligence and security officers, agents of the crown prince's office.
Trudeau to meet Pelosi, McConnell, as well as Trump in Washington

Trudeau to meet Pelosi, McConnell, as well as Trump in Washington

WASHINGTON — Justin Trudeau's meeting with Donald Trump in Washington on Thursday is set to be a deal-making session that could turn on an exchange of favours on North American trade and the plight of two imprisoned Canadians in China.
4 charged in downing of Malaysian airliner over Ukraine

4 charged in downing of Malaysian airliner over Ukraine

NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands — International prosecutors announced murder charges Wednesday against four men — three of them Russians with military or intelligence backgrounds — in the missile attack that blew a Malaysia Airlines jet out of the sky over U

Man arrested in connection with death of soccer player Sala

LONDON — English police investigating the death of Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala say a man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter. A single-engine aircraft carrying Sala and pilot David Ibbotson crashed in the English Channel on Jan.
Thief takes Marilyn Monroe statue from Hollywood gazebo

Thief takes Marilyn Monroe statue from Hollywood gazebo

LOS ANGELES — Goodbye, Norma Jean? Officials say someone climbed a more than two-story tall Hollywood public art piece and stole a statue of Marilyn Monroe.

MSNBC deal with South Carolina Dems rankles media

COLUMBIA, S.C.

Comedian, son, bring gibberish-filled chat to Denny's ad

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — The father-son duo whose video of a gibberish-filled conversation went viral is now featured in a TV commercial. Denny's posted the nearly two-minute ad on Twitter on Sunday for Father's Day.
Norway islanders want to go 'time-free' when sun doesn't set

Norway islanders want to go 'time-free' when sun doesn't set

COPENHAGEN — Residents of a Norwegian island where the sun doesn't set for 69 days of the year want to go "time-free" and have more flexible school and working hours to make the most of their long summer days.
'Why not now?' for slavery reparations, House panel is told

'Why not now?' for slavery reparations, House panel is told

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers on Wednesday held the first congressional hearing in more than a decade on reparations, spotlighting the debate over whether the United States should consider compensation for the descendants of slaves in the United States.