AP Top Headlines

Subscribe to AP Top Headlines feed
AP Top News at 9:52 a.m. EDT
Updated: 6 min 26 sec ago

Kevin Durant, Warriors beat Spurs 120-108, take 3-0 lead

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 8:48pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Kevin Durant had 33 points and 10 rebounds and the Golden State Warriors beat the injury-riddled San Antonio Spurs 120-108 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals....
Categories: In the News

Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 7:43pm
HOUSTON (AP) -- A black Texas congressman said Saturday that he's been threatened with lynching by callers infuriated over him seeking impeachment of President Donald Trump....
Categories: In the News

New Zealand space launch has nation reaching for the stars

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 6:42pm
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- New Zealand has never had a space program but could soon be launching commercial rockets more often than the United States....
Categories: In the News

Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump's election

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 6:42pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A co-founder of Twitter says he's sorry if the popular social media platform helped put Donald Trump in the White House, as the president has suggested....
Categories: In the News

13-1 shot Cloud Computing springs upset in Preakness

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 4:42pm
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Cloud Computing ran down Classic Empire in the final strides Saturday to win the Preakness by a head....
Categories: In the News

Harsh sentences for IS sympathizers in Brazil test new law

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 3:42pm
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- After months of trading messages on social media praising violence by the Islamic State militant group, Leonid El Kadre de Melo said it was time to act....
Categories: In the News

Winfrey extols life of 'inner truth' at Skidmore graduation

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 3:42pm
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) -- Oprah Winfrey advised graduates at Skidmore College to follow their "inner truth" and live a spiritual life during a commencement speech Saturday in upstate New York....
Categories: In the News

The Latest: World Approval wins $250,000 Dixie

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 3:42pm
BALTIMORE (AP) -- The Latest on the Preakness Stakes (all times EDT):...
Categories: In the News

NBA player Kanter heading to US after detained in Romania

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 2:41pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter is returning to the United States after being detained in a Romanian airport....
Categories: In the News

Ducks captain Getzlaf fined for apparent homophobic slur

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 1:41pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf was fined $10,000 on Saturday for apparently using a homophobic slur during Game 4 of the Western Conference finals....
Categories: In the News

Fans get one last chance to see 'Greatest Show on Earth'

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:40am
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) -- Lions, tigers and clowns, no more. Oh my....
Categories: In the News

The Latest: Everything Lovely wins on Preakness undercard

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:40am
BALTIMORE (AP) -- The Latest on the Preakness Stakes (all times local):...
Categories: In the News

US first lady ignores Trump criticism and shuns headscarf

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 8:40am
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Ignoring President Donald Trump's past admonition, U.S. first lady Melania Trump did not cover her head Saturday when they arrived in Saudi Arabia on the opening leg of his first international tour since taking office....
Categories: In the News

Montana Republican goes from wary Trump backer to all-in

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 8:40am
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- When Donald Trump visited to Montana last year ahead of the state's Republican presidential primary, technology entrepreneur Greg Gianforte was running on the GOP ticket for governor and made it a point to avoid his party's likely presidential nominee. Gianforte later reluctantly pledged support for Trump, but tried to distance himself from him during an unsuccessful campaign to unseat the state's Democratic governor....
Categories: In the News

Deadly Times Square attack highlights NYC pedestrian safety

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 8:40am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fears of a terrorist attack prompted officials to ring many of the pedestrian plazas of Times Square with squat steel posts capable of stopping a speeding vehicle....
Categories: In the News

Cavs send Celtics to record loss, 130-86, lead series 2-0

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 6:39am
BOSTON (AP) -- An NBA playoff-record, 41-point halftime lead. A franchise record for total points. A 13th consecutive playoff win, tying another league record....
Categories: In the News

Melania Trump skips headscarf as she arrives in Saudi Arabia

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 5:38am
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Accompanying her husband on his first international trip, U.S. first lady Melania Trump on Saturday stepped off of Air Force One conservatively dressed in long sleeves and pants to conform to the strict dress code that Saudi Arabia enforces for its female citizens. But one thing was missing from her black and gold-belted ensemble: a head scarf....
Categories: In the News

Hawaii-bound passengers noticed unruly man before take-off

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 5:38am
HONOLULU (AP) -- After landing in Honolulu on a flight from Los Angeles, passengers described a midair disruption involving an unruly man whose attempts to get to the front of the jetliner prompted flight attendants and passengers to subdue him. and fighter jets to escort the plane....
Categories: In the News

Pages