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London Fashion Week: Alexa Chung shows quirky classics

London Fashion Week: Alexa Chung shows quirky classics

London Fashion Week is picking up pace with Alexa Chung, Jasper Conran and other designers offering catwalk shows Saturday, to be followed by the House of Holland and Simone Rocha.
Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists

Merkel defends Iran deal, multilateralism but Pence resists

MUNICH — German Chancellor Angela Merkel robustly defended European nations' decision to stand by the Iran nuclear deal in a spirited backing Saturday of her multilateral approach to global affairs, but U.S.
Vatican defrocks former US cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse

Vatican defrocks former US cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing confession and sexual crimes against minors and adults, the Holy See said Saturday.

US-backed fighters squeezing IS gunmen in eastern Syria

BAGHOUZ, Syria — A U.S.
Chicago police release 2 men questioned in Smollett case

Chicago police release 2 men questioned in Smollett case

Chicago police released without charges two Nigerian brothers arrested on suspicion of assaulting "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett and said they have new evidence to investigate as a result of questioning them.
Illinois man being fired from job fatally shoots 5 workers

Illinois man being fired from job fatally shoots 5 workers

AURORA, Ill. — The frantic calls started pouring in at 1:24 p.m. A gunman was shooting people inside a sprawling manufacturing warehouse in Aurora, Illinois.
Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital

Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital

YOLA, Nigeria — Nigerians awakened on Saturday to find the presidential election delayed a week until Feb. 23 because of what the electoral commission called unspecified "challenges.
Ex-FBI official recounts discussion about 25th Amendment

Ex-FBI official recounts discussion about 25th Amendment

WASHINGTON — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview posted Friday that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein broached the idea of using the Constitution to oust President Donald Trump, saying the Justice Department official "d
8 miners rescued in Zimbabwe; others remained trapped

8 miners rescued in Zimbabwe; others remained trapped

KADOMA, Zimbabwe — Eight artisanal miners who were trapped underground for several days after heavy flooding in Zimbabwe have been rescued, though some of their co-workers are still missing and feared dead.

The Latest: EU says current agreement is "best possible"

MUNICH — The European Union presidency says the deal with Britain on leaving the bloc is the "best possible agreement" and preferable to a "no-deal" Brexit.