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Chile combs Antarctic for missing plane with 38 aboard

Chile combs Antarctic for missing plane with 38 aboard

SANTIAGO, Chile — Searchers using planes, ships and satellites were combing Antarctic seas on Tuesday, hunting for a Chilean Air Force transport plane carrying 38 people that vanished en route to a base on the frozen continent.
Pelosi announces agreement on North American trade pact

Pelosi announces agreement on North American trade pact

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced agreement on a modified North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a major Capitol Hill win on the same day that Democrats announced their impeachment charges against him.
Man kills 6 in Czech Republic with illegal gun, wounds 3

Man kills 6 in Czech Republic with illegal gun, wounds 3

PRAGUE, Czech Republic — A man with an illegal gun fatally shot six people and wounded three others at a hospital in the eastern Czech Republic on Tuesday, the prime minister and officials said.
Holiday rom-com 'Love, Actually' inspires UK election memes

Holiday rom-com 'Love, Actually' inspires UK election memes

LONDON — “Love, Actually” is all around this year in Britain’s pre-Christmas election.
'We must act;' Democrats unveil Trump impeachment charges

'We must act;' Democrats unveil Trump impeachment charges

WASHINGTON — House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment Tuesday against President Donald Trump — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — pushing toward historic votes over charges he threatened the integrity of the U.S.
Merriam-Webster declares 'they' its 2019 word of the year

Merriam-Webster declares 'they' its 2019 word of the year

NEW YORK — A common but increasingly mighty and very busy little word, “they,” has an accolade all its own.
Finland gets world's youngest prime minister, a woman age 34

Finland gets world's youngest prime minister, a woman age 34

HELSINKI — Finland became the country with the world's youngest sitting head of government Tuesday when the Nordic country's parliament chose a 34-year-old woman with liberal views and a down-to-earth style as prime minister.
Judge rules for Exxon Mobil in suit over climate regulations

Judge rules for Exxon Mobil in suit over climate regulations

NEW YORK — Exxon Mobil prevailed Tuesday in a lawsuit accusing the energy giant of downplaying the toll that climate change regulations could take on its business, with a judge saying the state attorney general's case didn't prove the company deceive
Bill Cosby loses appeal of sexual assault conviction

Bill Cosby loses appeal of sexual assault conviction

A Pennsylvania appeals court rejected Bill Cosby’s bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction Tuesday over issues including the trial judge’s decision to let five other accusers testify.
The Associated Press picks the top moments on TV from 2019

The Associated Press picks the top moments on TV from 2019

NEW YORK — Many have noticed how fragmented our TV viewing is, with multiple competing streaming services and dozens of channels pulling us in different directions.