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Trump ally Stone charged with lying about hacked emails

Trump ally Stone charged with lying about hacked emails

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's confidant Roger Stone has been charged with lying about his pursuit of Russian-hacked emails damaging to Hillary Clinton's 2016 election bid.
German expert panel agrees on 2038 deadline to end coal use

German expert panel agrees on 2038 deadline to end coal use

BERLIN — In a pioneering move, a government-appointed panel on Saturday recommended that Germany stop burning coal to generate electricity by 2038 at the latest, as part of efforts to curb climate change.
Oscar-winning 'Umbrellas of Cherbourg' composer Legrand dies

Oscar-winning 'Umbrellas of Cherbourg' composer Legrand dies

PARIS — Oscar-winning composer and pianist Michel Legrand, whose hits included the score for "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg" and the song "The Windmills of Your Mind" and who worked with some of biggest singers of the 20th century, has died at age 86.

Accidental blast kills 5 in Afghan district held by Taliban

KABUL — Afghan officials say an accidental explosion killed four insurgents and a civilian near a sporting event in an area controlled by the Taliban. Maj.

Roger Stone: A Trump ally known for dirty tricks

NEW YORK — It was vintage Roger Stone: The longtime Republican operative flashed a Nixonesque double-armed victory sign after being indicted Friday for lying to federal investigators.

UK paper pays damages to Melania Trump over false report

LONDON — Britain's Telegraph newspaper has apologized and paid damages to U.S. First Lady Melania Trump after publishing an article it says contains many false statements. The newspaper said Saturday it apologizes "unreservedly" to Mrs.