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Protesters gather near photos of other protesters injured during Wednesday's violent protest, as well as photos of police commander they claimed had authorized the use of aggressive tactics, in Hong Kong on Sunday, June 16, 2019. Hong Kong citizens marched for hours Sunday in a massive protest that drew a late-in-the-day apology from the city's top leader for her handling of legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this former British colony. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
The Latest: Hong Kong police say want to clear protestersHong Kong police say they want to clear the streets of protesters Monday morning
The Associated Press14 minutes ago
A subway employee stands in the hallways of Buenos Aires's subway lit only by emergency lights during a blackout, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, June 16, 2019. Argentina and Uruguay were working frantically to return power on Sunday, after a massive power failure left large swaths of the South American countries in the dark.  (AP Photo/Tomas F. Cuesta)
Massive blackout hits tens of millions in South AmericaA massive blackout left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries' interconnected power grid
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
Hong Kong police say they want to begin clearing streets of protesters after letting them stay all night.Hong Kong police say they want to begin clearing streets of protesters after letting them stay all night.
The Associated Press25 minutes ago
Heavily armed police officers exit the Costco following a shooting inside the wholesale warehouse in Corona, Calif.,  Friday, June 14, 2019.  A gunman opened fire inside the store during an argument,  killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before he was taken into custody, police said. The man involved in the argument was killed and two other people were wounded, Corona police Lt. Jeff Edwards said.  (Will Lester/Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG via AP)
LAPD investigates officer's actions in Costco shootingThe Los Angeles Police Department is gathering evidence and video footage in an administrative investigation into an off-duty officer who shot and killed a man he said attacked him inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
Heavily armed police officers exit the Costco following a shooting inside the wholesale warehouse in Corona, Calif.,  Friday, June 14, 2019.  A gunman opened fire inside the store during an argument,  killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before he was taken into custody, police said. The man involved in the argument was killed and two other people were wounded, Corona police Lt. Jeff Edwards said.  (Will Lester/Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG via AP)
The Latest: Family: Costco shooting victim a 'gentle giant'A cousin of the man shot and killed by an off-duty police officer at a Costco Wholesale warehouse store in Corona says he was a "gentle giant" who was mentally disabled
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
Protesters shout next to a policeman as they continue to protest an extradition bill, Sunday, June 16, 2019, in Hong Kong. Hong Kong residents Sunday continued their massive protest over an unpopular extradition bill that has highlighted the territory's apprehension about relations with mainland China, a week after the crisis brought as many as 1 million into the streets. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Massive protests draw apology from Hong Kong leadershipHong Kong citizens marched for hours in a massive protest that drew a late-in-the-day apology from the city's top leader for her handling of legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this former British colony
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Istanbul mayoral candidates face off in rare debateThe two leading contenders for Istanbul mayor faced off in a political debate Sunday, a week before the city is set to hold a repeat of the election an opposition candidate won and Turkey's governing party successfully challenged.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Phoenix police chief apologizes to family over incidentPhoenix's police chief has publicly apologized to members of a family after a video was released showing police officers pointing guns and yelling profanities while responding to a report of shoplifting
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Sudan's Bashir appears in public for first time since ousterSudan's former President Omar al-Bashir has appeared in public for the first time since his ouster, as he was led away to a prosecutor's office in a corruption probe
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this May 20, 2019 file photo, President Donald Trump gestures to the crowd as he finishes speaking at a campaign rally in Montoursville, Pa. Trump will be launching his re-election bid this week in Florida.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
4 years in, Trump fondly recalls Trump Tower campaign launchIt was the escalator ride that would change history as Sunday marks four years since Donald Trump descended through the pink marble and brass atrium of Trump Tower to announce his candidacy for president
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this June 13, 2019 photo, a migrant woman reads a Bible as she rests inside the Portland Exposition Building in Portland, Maine. Maine's largest city has repurposed the basketball arena as an emergency shelter in anticipation of hundreds of asylum seekers who are headed to the state from the U.S. southern border. Most are arriving from Congo and Angola. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Record number of African migrants coming to Mexican borderUndaunted by a journey over thousands of miles, people fleeing economic privation and human rights abuses in African countries are coming to the United States in unprecedented numbers
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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