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Shuttle bus driver sues NHL's Senators in harassment case

Shuttle bus driver sues NHL's Senators in harassment case

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A former Ottawa Senators assistant general manager and the NHL hockey team were sued for negligence on Friday over allegations he harassed a hotel shuttle bus driver last year in Buffalo.
Prosecutor: Mom plotted to kill pregnant woman, steal baby

Prosecutor: Mom plotted to kill pregnant woman, steal baby

CHICAGO — A mother plotted for months to acquire a newborn before she and her daughter strangled a pregnant Chicago woman and cut her baby from her womb using a butcher's knife, prosecutors said Friday as they revealed gruesome new details about the
Utility, regulatory failures led to biggest US gas leak

Utility, regulatory failures led to biggest US gas leak

LOS ANGELES — A blowout at a Los Angeles natural gas well in 2015 that led to the largest-known release of methane in U.S.
Gay couples plan mass weddings after Taiwan legalizes unions

Gay couples plan mass weddings after Taiwan legalizes unions

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Gay couples in Taiwan plan a mass wedding registration after lawmakers voted to legalize same-sex marriage, a first in Asia and a boost for LGBT rights activists who had championed the cause for two decades.
Texas officer fired after shooting black man in traffic stop

Texas officer fired after shooting black man in traffic stop

ARLINGTON, Texas — A Texas police officer has been fired after he was charged with criminally negligent homicide in the fatal shooting of a black man during a traffic stop last year.
Kim Kardashian West reveals Psalm as new baby's name

Kim Kardashian West reveals Psalm as new baby's name

NEW YORK — To messages of support and puzzlement, Kim Kardashian West has, seemingly, revealed her newborn's name: Psalm West.
'Jersey Shore' star's ex-girlfriend accused of battering him

'Jersey Shore' star's ex-girlfriend accused of battering him

LAS VEGAS — A lawyer says "Jersey Shore" star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro's on-again-off-again girlfriend will fight a misdemeanour domestic battery charge alleging she attacked Ortiz-Magro at a Las Vegas club on New Year's Eve.
Poland leader slams church pathology, backs sex abuse probe

Poland leader slams church pathology, backs sex abuse probe

WARSAW, Poland — Poland's ruling conservative party leader said Friday it does not tolerate "pathology" in the Catholic church and will back a commission to investigate sex abuse of minors in church but also in other circles.
Kansas again keeping foster kids in offices

Kansas again keeping foster kids in offices

TOPEKA, Kan. — Abused and neglected children are again sleeping overnight in the offices of Kansas foster care contractors because homes cannot be found for them quickly enough. Since January, when Democratic Gov.
No home birth: Harry and Meghan's Archie born in a hospital

No home birth: Harry and Meghan's Archie born in a hospital

LONDON — The birth certificate for the son of Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, reveals that Archie was born in a private hospital in London.