Bishops asked to explain why women can't vote at youth synod

Bishops attending a Vatican meeting on ministering to young Catholics are being confronted with daily questions about why no women participants can vote on the final proposals to Pope Francis

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Colorado gun club drops NRA requirement for members

A western Colorado gun club has dropped a requirement that its members also be members of the National Rifle Association

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Help sought for rail project to boost Utah's oil production

Promoters of $1.4 billion railroad in Utah's oil country want help from the state

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Egyptian president arrives in Russia

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has arrived in Russia on a visit expected to further boost ties between the two nations

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Investigators search Opel premises in diesel emissions probe

Prosecutors say law enforcement officials have conducted searches at German automaker Opel as part of an investigation into suspected manipulation of diesel emissions

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Mega Millions prize up to $654M, 4th largest in US history

After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed to an estimated $654 million jackpot

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

US stock indexes fall further as technology slump continues

US stocks are falling again as technology companies continue to take sharp losses and retailers fall after a disappointing report on retail sales in September

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Court tosses DeLorean widow's 'Back to the Future' lawsuit

A federal court in New Jersey has dismissed a suit brought by the widow of automaker John DeLorean over royalties stemming from the "Back to the Future" movies

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

APNewsBreak: US eyes military bases for coal, gas exports

The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military bases or other federal properties as transit points for shipments of U.S. coal and natural gas to Asia

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

The Latest: Hostage freed at German station, man detained

German police say they've freed a woman who had been taken hostage in Cologne's main train station and have her captor in custody

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Bullying, harassment rife at UK Parliament, report says

An independent report says Britain's House of Commons is a sometimes dysfunctional workplace in which bullying and sexual harassment have long been "tolerated and concealed."

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press

Portugal's Socialists eye next election with govt reshuffle

Four new ministers have taken office in the Portuguese government as the center-left Socialists look to freshen their administration a year before the next general election

DATE: Oct. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated press