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Avengers get epic send-off at 'Endgame' world premiere

Avengers get epic send-off at 'Endgame' world premiere

LOS ANGELES — There were more than a few sniffles from the audience at the premiere of "Avengers: Endgame" Monday night in Los Angeles, which Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth proudly admitted contributing to.
Impeachment, felons voting divides Democrats at CNN forums

Impeachment, felons voting divides Democrats at CNN forums

MANCHESTER, N.H. — California Sen.
Myanmar court rejects appeal of jailed Reuters reporters

Myanmar court rejects appeal of jailed Reuters reporters

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar — Myanmar's Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the final appeal of two Reuters journalists and upheld seven-year prison sentences for their reporting on the military's brutal crackdown on Rohingya Muslims.
Smollett case could undermine prosecutor's reform efforts

Smollett case could undermine prosecutor's reform efforts

Chicago's top prosecutor drew heavy criticism after she recused herself from the case against Jussie Smollett and then complained in text messages to a subordinate that her office had overcharged the "Empire" actor.
Officials say 6 people died in Texas small plane crash

Officials say 6 people died in Texas small plane crash

KERRVILLE, Texas — A man regularly volunteered to fly sick people in remote parts of the country to hospitals in Houston and Dallas was at the controls of a twin-engine airplane that crashed Monday in the Hill Country of central Texas, killing all si

Avianca Brasil gives up 18 planes, cancels 1,045 flights

RIO DE JANEIRO — Avianca Brasil cancelled more than 1,045 domestic flights this week because it has to return 18 aircraft to leasing agencies.
Sri Lanka military gets special powers after deadly bombings

Sri Lanka military gets special powers after deadly bombings

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka's president gave the military sweeping police powers starting Tuesday in the wake of the Easter bombings that killed nearly 300 people, while officials disclosed that intelligence agencies had warned weeks ago of the po

The Latest: Tesla to introduce new ride-hailing service

SAN FRANCISCO — The Latest on Tesla's plans for fully-autonomous vehicles (all times local): ___ 1:50 p.m. Tesla says it will introduce a ride-hailing service with no humans driving the vehicles.
Iran sanctions send oil prices, supply concerns higher

Iran sanctions send oil prices, supply concerns higher

NEW YORK — The Trump administration's decision to impose sanctions on countries that buy Iranian oil is raising concerns about global crude supply and sending oil prices to their highest levels since October.
A Trump Fed choice steps aside, and another faces new doubts

A Trump Fed choice steps aside, and another faces new doubts

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's efforts to reshape the Federal Reserve stumbled on Monday, with one of his potential nominees for the Fed's board withdrawing from consideration and another being enveloped by fresh doubts.