The Associated Press

Participants of the Christopher Street Day pose together in Berlin, Germany, Saturday, July 27, 2019. (Paul Zinken/dpa via AP)
July 27, 2019 - 12:46 pm
BERLIN (AP) — Tens of thousands have been marching through Berlin in celebration of Christopher Street Day, one of Germany's largest LGBT pride observances. Revelers from across the country and abroad were parading through Berlin on Saturday from chichi Kurfuerstendamm street in the west to the...
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President Donald Trump pauses as he speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, July 26, 2019. Trump announced that Guatemala is signing an agreement to restrict asylum applications to the U.S. from Central America.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
July 26, 2019 - 5:21 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — In President Donald Trump's view, even the inadequate air conditioning at the White House is Barack Obama's fault. Trump offered the new gripe about his predecessor as he explained in the Oval Office Friday why he'll be spending some time at his New Jersey resort in August. The...
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July 26, 2019 - 5:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The family of an American man who was detained in Syria says he has been released after two months in captivity in the war-torn country. Thomas and Ann Goodwin say their 30-year-old son Samuel is in good health and with his family following his release. Goodwin was born in New...
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July 26, 2019 - 4:01 pm
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A runner captured on video chasing down a man who exposed himself to her says she turned the tables on him to make him feel afraid. Aia Polansky says she didn't hesitate to run the man down after he pulled down his pants as she ran along the Charles River in Cambridge,...
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In this July 23, 2019 photo, President Donald Trump takes the stage at Turning Point USA Teen Student Action Summit in Washington. The White House says it had no warning that an altered presidential seal featuring a two-headed eagle clutching golf clubs would be shown at a speech by President Donald Trump this week. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
July 26, 2019 - 8:46 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it didn't know that an altered presidential seal featuring a two-headed eagle clutching golf clubs would be displayed at a speech by President Donald Trump this week. Spokesman Judd Deere says officials "never saw the seal" before it was projected on a screen...
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Franky Zapata, a 40-year-old inventor, takes to the air in Sangatte, Northern France, at the start of his attempt to cross the channel from France to England Thursday July 25, 2019. Zapata is anchored to his flyboard, a small flying platform he invented, taking off from Sangatte, in France's Pas de Calais region, and flying to the Dover area in southeast England. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)
July 25, 2019 - 5:28 pm
SANGATTE, France (AP) — Looking like a superhero, the French inventor of an airborne hoverboard glided partway over the English Channel on his personal flying machine then crashed in the sea Thursday. Unharmed and undeterred, 40-year-old Franky Zapata said he plans to try again. Perhaps within days...
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July 25, 2019 - 1:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mongolia's president, Khaltmaa Battulga, is set to meet with President Donald Trump next week at the White House. The White House says Battulga's visit on Wednesday will center on deepening cooperation between the U.S. and Mongolia, a strategically important country that shares...
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Franky Zapata, "Le Rocketman", a 40-year-old inventor, performs a training flight over the Saint Inglevert airport near Calais, Northern France, Wednesday July 24, 2019. On Thursday, Zapata will attempt to fly into the record books by becoming the first person in human history to zoom across the Channel aboard a jet-powered 'hover-board'. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)
July 24, 2019 - 5:20 am
SAINT INGLEVERT, France (AP) — The man who wowed the crowd on Bastille Day, whirling over France's invited leaders on his flyboard, is undertaking final checks for his biggest challenge: to soar across the English Channel. Franky Zapata told reporters Wednesday that it's all systems go but conceded...
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In this Sunday, July 21, 2019 photo, an aerial view shows a speedboat of Iran's Revolutionary Guard moving around the British-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero which was seized in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday by the Guard, in the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas. Global stock markets were subdued Monday while the price of oil climbed as tensions in the Persian Gulf escalated after Iran's seizure of a British oil tanker on Friday. (Morteza Akhoondi/Tasnim News Agency via AP)
July 24, 2019 - 2:17 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A large British-flagged vessel has transited the Strait of Hormuz in the first such passage made by a British ship since Iran seized a U.K.-flagged tanker last week. Maritime publication Lloyd's List identified the vessel as BW Elm and reported that British...
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July 23, 2019 - 1:30 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Crews spent the night cleaning syrup from one block of a four-lane street along New Orleans' French Quarter. Police say a container truck spilled about 1,000 gallons (3,800 liters) of syrup Monday evening after a rubber shipping bladder broke. Both eastbound lanes of Rampart...
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