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Lawsuit: Doctor, coach abused boys at renowned youth club

NEW YORK — For underprivileged boys from rough-and-tumble New York City neighbourhoods , the Madison Square Boys Club stood as an oasis — a home away from home where they could shoot hoops, swim laps, and learn skills, like cooking and photography.

1 of B.B. King's 'Lucille' guitars sold for $280K at auction

JACKSON, Miss. — A guitar given to B.B. King for his 80th birthday has sold for $280,000 at an auction of items from the blues legend's estate.
Film explores Latina union leader who organized farmworkers

Film explores Latina union leader who organized farmworkers

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Years before Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta began organizing poor farmworkers in California, a woman named Maria Moreno sought to sign up impoverished farmworkers for a fledgling union.

Woman charged with murder in boyfriend's movie scene killing

FULTON, Mo. — A central Missouri woman has been charged with first-degree murder after telling investigators that she fatally shot her boyfriend as they acted out a movie scene.
At UN, Trump focuses on religious freedom, not climate

At UN, Trump focuses on religious freedom, not climate

President Donald Trump made his political priorities clear Monday within an hour of arriving at the United Nations for a three-day visit: He breezed by a major climate change summit to focus instead on religious persecution, an issue that resonates w
US soldier arrested on charge of sharing bomb instructions

US soldier arrested on charge of sharing bomb instructions

WASHINGTON — Federal authorities said Monday they charged a U.S. Army soldier with sharing bomb-making instructions online, and said he also discussed the possible bombing of a media organization and killing left-leaning activists.

After Amazon packages found in cemetery, police deliver them

BURLINGTON, Mass. — Officers in a Massachusetts police department briefly turned into Amazon drivers after a stash of undelivered packages was found in a cemetery.
Hundreds of thousands stranded as travel agency collapses

Hundreds of thousands stranded as travel agency collapses

LONDON — Families stranded, honeymoons and vacations cancelled , thousands of workers laid off: The sudden collapse of British tour company Thomas Cook and its network of airlines and hotels sowed chaos for hundreds of thousands of travellers and bus
Motown mogul Berry Gordy announces retirement at 89

Motown mogul Berry Gordy announces retirement at 89

DETROIT — The Motown mogul who launched the careers of numerous stars like Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross and Michael Jackson has announced his retirement.

Authorities: Truck stop camel sits on woman who then bites

GROSSE TETE, La. — Authorities in Louisiana say a camel at a truck stop petting zoo sat on a woman after she crawled into its enclosure.