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John Singleton of 'Boys N the Hood' hospitalized with stroke

John Singleton of 'Boys N the Hood' hospitalized with stroke

NEW YORK — "Boyz N the Hood" director John Singleton suffered a stroke last week and remains hospitalized, according to his family. Additional details, including his condition, were not immediately available.
Happy birthday: Queen Elizabeth II turns 93 on Easter Sunday

Happy birthday: Queen Elizabeth II turns 93 on Easter Sunday

LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her 93rd birthday, which this year coincides with Easter Sunday. The queen is marking Easter by attending a service with other senior royals at St.
'The Curse of La Llorona' reigns over weekend box office

'The Curse of La Llorona' reigns over weekend box office

LOS ANGELES — "The Curse of La Llorona" brought good fortune at the box office. The Warner Bros. horror film based on a Mexican legend about a woman who murdered her children and wanders the world looking for them brought in $26.
Harry and Meghan's royal baby: Questions asked and answered

Harry and Meghan's royal baby: Questions asked and answered

LONDON — The time is drawing near for the impending birth of the first child for Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex.
AP FACT CHECK: Trump, AG spread untruths on Mueller report

AP FACT CHECK: Trump, AG spread untruths on Mueller report

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is still distorting the truth about the Russia investigation , claiming exoneration from a special counsel's report that he is also assailing as hopelessly biased.
Nothing wrong with help from Russians, Trump lawyer says

Nothing wrong with help from Russians, Trump lawyer says

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani insisted there was "nothing wrong" with the president's 2016 campaign taking information from the Russians, as House Democrats pledged stepped-up investigations into campaign misconduct and p

Ex-Alabama officer pleads guilty to assaulting detained man

TALLASSEE, Ala. — A former Alabama police officer has admitted to slamming a compliant handcuffed man into the ground and then slamming the man's head into his patrol car.
Easter Sunday bomb blasts kill more than 200 in Sri Lanka

Easter Sunday bomb blasts kill more than 200 in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Nine bombings of churches, luxury hotels and other sites on Easter Sunday killed more than 200 people and wounded hundreds more in Sri Lanka's deadliest violence since a devastating civil war in the South Asian island nation ende
Comedian headed for landslide victory in Ukraine

Comedian headed for landslide victory in Ukraine

KIEV, Ukraine — A comedian whose only political experience consists of playing a president on TV cruised toward a huge landslide victory in Ukraine's presidential election Sunday in what was seen as a reaction against the country's entrenched corrupt
Voters offered rides, food in Egypt referendum on el-Sissi

Voters offered rides, food in Egypt referendum on el-Sissi

CAIRO — Egyptian pro-government media, business people and activists urged a "yes" vote Sunday on constitutional changes that would allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to stay in power until 2030.