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The Latest: Growing crowd of families at Ethiopia crash site

HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) " The Latest on the Ethiopian Airlines crash (all times local):11:20 a.m.Relatives have been wailing and beating their chests at the site of the Ethiopian Airlines crash as others picked through the rubble for any sign of the 157 people who died.Some family members have...

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Rejected in 2016, Sanders hopes for a warmer reception in SC

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) " South Carolina gave Bernie Sanders the cold shoulder in 2016. Four years and several visits later, Sanders hopes the state is ready to warm to him.The Vermont senator has spent months working to deepen his ties with the black community in South Carolina, where minority voters...

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Boeing's newest plane becomes its biggest headache

WASHINGTON (AP) " Boeing's newest version of its best-selling airliner ever was supposed to boost its fortunes for years to come.Instead it has turned into the company's biggest headache, with more than 40 countries " including the U.S., which had been one of the last holdouts " grounding the 737...

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PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) " North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will soon decide whether to continue diplomatic talks and maintain his moratorium on missile launches and nuclear tests, a senior North Korean official said Friday, adding that the U.S. threw away a golden opportunity at the recent summit...

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LOS ANGELES (AP) " Did people domesticate dogs or was it the other way around? And why do these two species seem to think so much alike, act so much alike and get along so well?The California Science Center has spent the past five years sniffing out the answers to those and hundreds of other vexing...

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NEW YORK (AP) " In some ways, the college-admissions bribery scheme newly revealed by federal prosecutors seemed almost inevitable. Ethics experts say Americans these days are barraged with accounts of corruption, greed and amoral behavior to the point that many likely wonder, "Why should I play by...

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HAWTHORNE, Calif. (AP) " Tesla unveiled a new all-electric SUV on Thursday night that the automaker hopes will win over consumers looking for an all-electric alternative in the most popular segment of the auto market.Cheers from a hangar-packed crowd of Tesla customers, employees and members of the...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " In a stunning rebuke, a dozen defecting Republicans joined Senate Democrats to block the national emergency that President Donald Trump declared so he could build his border wall with Mexico. The rejection capped a week of confrontation with the White House as both parties in...

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) " The third test match between New Zealand and Bangladesh scheduled to begin Saturday has been canceled after the Bangladesh cricket team had a narrow escape from a mass shooting at a mosque in Christchurch.A New Zealand Cricket spokesman confirmed the cancellation two...

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BERLIN (AP) " They're angry at their elders, and they're not taking it sitting down.Students worldwide are planning to skip class Friday and take to the streets to protest their governments' failure to take sufficient action against global warming.The coordinated 'school strike' was inspired by...

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CHICAGO (AP) " A request by media organizations to have cameras allowed in the courtroom for the case of R&B star R. Kelly is about to come before a judge.The issue is expected to be the focus of a hearing Friday where Cook County Associate Judge Lawrence Flood will preside. Kelly is charged with 10...

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Adelanto city officials on Tuesday visited the Los Angeles office of the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea to promote relations between the city and the Korean community.The visit comes as city officials tell the Daily Press tentative plans exist to travel to South Korea in October to...

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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) " South Carolina gave Bernie Sanders the cold shoulder in 2016. Four years and several visits later, Sanders hopes the state is ready to warm to him.The Vermont senator has spent months working to deepen his ties with the black community in South Carolina, where minority...

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ADELANTO — During closed session Wednesday, the City Council voted to reaffirm its decision to reinstate City Manager Jessie Flores to his post after being placed on paid administrative leave for three weeks. The original vote came during a closed session at a March 7 special meeting. Council...

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CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) " The Latest on shootings at mosques in New Zealand (all times local):3:45 p.m.New Zealand media say a shooting has occurred in a second mosque in the city of Christchurch.No details were immediately available.Earlier Friday afternoon, police had urged people to stay...

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CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) " Many people were killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch on Friday, a witness said. Police have not yet described the scale of the shooting but urged people in central Christchurch to stay indoors.Witness Len Peneha said he saw a...

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The girl was born Florence, but everyone called her Pancho.The nickname was earned, as one story goes, after she left her first husband, disguised herself as a man and boarded a ship that turned out to be running guns to Mexican revolutionaries.It’s likely the least interesting story from the life...

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) " The Trump administration is finalizing plans to ease restrictions on oil and gas drilling and other industries that were meant to protect an imperiled bird species that ranges across the American West, federal officials said Thursday.U.S. Bureau of Land Management Acting...

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BEIJING (AP) " Chinese legislators on Friday endorsed a law meant to help end a costly tariff war with Washington by discouraging officials from pressuring foreign companies to hand over technology.The measure is part of an investment law that aims to address complaints by the United States, Europe...

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VICTORVILLE — Industry leaders at the High Desert Real Estate Symposium said the local economy and housing marketing is good, but a few challenges may be on the horizon.Hosted by Coldwell Banker Commercial Real Estate Solutions, Thursday’s symposium at the Hilton Garden Inn Conference Center in...

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