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Lightning strikes kill 5, injure over 100 in Tatra Mountains

Lightning strikes kill 5, injure over 100 in Tatra Mountains

WARSAW, Poland — Lightning struck across the Tatra Mountains in southern Poland and neighbouring Slovakia on Thursday, killing five people and injuring over 100 others in an area popular with hikers and families, authorities said.
Republican launches Minnesota Senate bid, slams 'resistance'

Republican launches Minnesota Senate bid, slams 'resistance'

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — Republican Jason Lewis jumped into Minnesota's Senate race Thursday, using a YouTube video and State Fair appearance to make it clear that he'll try to tie Democratic incumbent Tina Smith to the state's freshman Rep.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announces run for 3rd term

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announces run for 3rd term

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, who has ended his climate change-focused 2020 presidential bid, announced Thursday that he'll seek a third term as governor.

Body of missing wealthy Polish film producer is found

WARSAW, Poland — Rescuers have found the body of a Polish celebrity businessman who went missing after falling from his motorboat into a lake, a Polish minister said Thursday.
AP-NORC poll: 62% disapprove of how Trump's handling his job

AP-NORC poll: 62% disapprove of how Trump's handling his job

NEW YORK — About 6 in 10 Americans disapprove of President Donald Trump's overall job performance, according to a new poll released Thursday by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, which finds some support for the president's

Browns owners donate $4.5 million to city's musical scene

Cleveland Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam have donated $4.5 million to the city's eclectic musical arts.
Ex-Colorado Gov. Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Ex-Colorado Gov. Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

DENVER — Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Thursday that he will run for the U.S. Senate, becoming the immediate front-runner in a crowded Democratic field vying for the right to challenge Republican incumbent Cory Gardner.

Man at centre of 'Innocent Man' documentary may soon be free

MUSKOGEE, Okla. — A federal judge has placed the man at the centre of a documentary series "The Innocent Man" on the path to potential freedom. U.S.
Alabama postpones 50th anniversary tour over singer's health

Alabama postpones 50th anniversary tour over singer's health

LOS ANGELES — Country band Alabama says it is postponing the remainder of its 50th anniversary tour as lead singer Randy Owen battles health complications.
Once upon a time in fatherhood: Tarantino to become a dad

Once upon a time in fatherhood: Tarantino to become a dad

LOS ANGELES — Quentin Tarantino is going to be telling a whole new brand of "Once upon a time" tale — the bedtime-story kind. The "Once Upon a Time... In Hollywood" director is about to become a father.