This Wednesday, April 12, 2017, photo shows a residential building for sale, in Natick, Mass.

Robust US home price gains cool slightly in April

BY CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose at a healthy clip in April, though the increase slowed a bit from...

Donuts for Deputies: 9-year old brings donuts and thanks

Southwest Florida law enforcement officers got a very tasty thank you from Tyler Carach as part of his goal to thank every cop in...
In this March 21, 2017 file photo, Sen. Michael S. Lee, R-Utah speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

Facing defections, Senate GOP leaders delay health care vote

BY ALAN FRAM and ERICA WERNER WASHINGTON (AP) — In a bruising setback, Senate Republican leaders are delaying a vote on their prized health care...
In this Tuesday, March 23, 2010 file photo, the Google logo is seen at the Google headquarters in Brussels.

Google hit with record fine by EU

BY LORNE COOK BRUSSELS (AP) — After a seven-year legal battle, European authorities came down hard on Google on Tuesday for taking advantage of its...
A computer screen cyberattack warning notice reportedly holding computer files to ransom, as part of a massive international cyberattack, at an office in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday June 27, 2017.

New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe

BY RAPHAEL SATTER and FRANK BAJAK PARIS (AP) —€” A new and highly virulent outbreak of data-scrambling software caused disruption across the world Tuesday. Following...
In this May 18, 2017 file photo, a Syrian National flag hangs out of a damaged building at the mountain resort town of Zabadani in the Damascus countryside, Syria.

US to Syria: ‘Heavy price’ awaits any chemical weapons use

BY ROBERT BURNS WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration threatened Tuesday that Syria will pay "a heavy price" if it follows through on what...
Army soldiers arrive to guard the Mariana Paez demobilization zone, one of many rural camps where FARC rebel fighters are making their transition to civilian life, one day ahead of an event with President Juan Manuel Santos in Buenavista, Colombia, Monday, June 26, 2017.

Colombia takes big step to peace as rebels lay down guns

BY CHRISTINE ARMARIO MESETAS, Colombia (AP) — Guerrillas from Colombia's largest rebel army no longer carry their guns along the road miles from the...
In this Jan. 13, 2017, file photo, a tourist sleeps on the Malecon sea wall of Havana, Cuba.

New Trump rules on Cuba travel leaves winners and losers

BY ANDREA RODRIGUEZ and BETH J. HARPAZ President Donald Trump's new policy on Cuba travel has winners and losers: Group tour operators hope to sell...