London City Airport evacuated in 'chemical incident'
US Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China Sea
Dollar hits eight-month high; stocks set for weekly gain
The dollar rose to its highest since Feb. 3 against a basket of currencies on Friday as investors increased bets on higher U.S. interest rates, while a measure of world stocks looked set for its first weekly gain in four weeks despite some soft U.S. corporate results. On Wall Street, energy and healthcare stocks weighed on the S&P 500 and Dow, but Microsoft at all-time highs kept the Nasdaq in positive territory.
Appeals court considers Arizona cross-border shooting case
Photos show European Mars probe crashed, may have exploded
Pakistani tea seller turns model after fame on social media
ISLAMABAD (AP) ? A Pakistani tea seller with striking eyes who saw his life change overnight after a picture of him at work went viral, said Friday he was totally unaware of social media until recently, when boys and girls suddenly started thronging his tea stall to take selfies with him.
Christie aide on trial says she told him of 'traffic study'
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) ? New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's former deputy chief of staff testified Friday in her criminal trial that she told him about a traffic study on the George Washington Bridge before sending an email that it was "time for some traffic problems," which prosecutors say started a political revenge plot.
Rams confident of success against Giants, Beckham in London
Wonder Woman named a special UN ambassador, despite protests
UNITED NATIONS (AP) ? The United Nations celebrated Wonder Woman's 75th birthday by naming the comic book character as its new Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Woman and Girls, despite frustration from both inside and outside the world organization that the spot should go to a real ? and less sexualized ? woman.
Best and worst jokes from Trump, Clinton at white-tie affair
NEW YORK (AP) ? Every four years, the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner is meant to be a campaign cease-fire, when the presidential nominees share the stage a final time before Election Day and trade warm-hearted jokes.