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Savannah, Ga. • A publicist for rock legend Gregg Allman says the organist and singer for The Allman Brothers Band has died. He was 69. Ken Weinstein confirmed Saturday that Allman died at his home in Savannah, Georgia. Allman had …

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  • FILE - In this May 25, 2017 file photo, Gal Gadot arrives at the world premiere of ’Wonder Woman’ in Los Angeles.   Scattered plans among Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas to host women-only screenings of the upcoming ’Wonder Woman’ movie have produced both support and some grumbling about gender discrimination. The movie opens June 2 based on the DC Comics character.  (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) Some women-only screenings planned for ‘Wonder Woman’
    New York • Take a seat, “Thor.” Scattered plans among Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas to host women-only screenings of the upcoming “Wonder Woman” movie have...
    Updated May 27 2017 11:00 am   |     |   Share
  • US President Donald Trump arrives arrives for a meeting of G7 leaders and Outreach partners at the Hotel San Domenico on the second day of a G7 summit, in Taormina, Italy, Saturday, May 27, 2017. (Ciro Fusco/ANSA via AP) What if US quits climate deal? Doesn’t look good for Earth
    Washington • Earth is likely to reach more dangerous levels of warming even sooner if the U.S. retreats from its pledge to cut carbon dioxide pollutio...
    Updated May 27 2017 10:48 am   |     |   Share
  • 2 fatally stabbed on Oregon train after trying to stop man’s anti-Muslim rants, police say
    Two men were stabbed to death Friday on a light-rail train in Portland, Oregon, after they tried to intervene when another passenger began “ranting an...
    Updated May 27 2017 10:48 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2016 file photo, 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, Chief Justice Roger Gregory, gestures during an interview in his office in Richmond, Va. The 4th U.S. Circuit of Appeals dealt another blow to President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban targeting six-Muslim majority countries on Thursday, May 25, 2017, siding with groups that say the policy illegally targets Muslims. “Congress granted the president broad power to deny entry to aliens, but that power is not absolute. It cannot go unchecked when, as here, the president wields it through an executive edict that stands to cause irreparable harm to individuals across this nation,” Gregory wrote.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File) Supreme Court travel ban case could test Trump’s reach
    Washington • The Supreme Court may soon decide how courts are supposed to view presidential power in the age of Donald Trump. The administration has p...
    Updated May 27 2017 10:52 am   |     |   Share



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  • Passengers stand at the British Airways check-in desk after the airport suffered an IT systems failure, at London’’s Gatwick Airport, Saturday, May 27, 2017. British Airways canceled all flights from London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports Saturday as a global IT failure caused severe disruption for travelers on a busy holiday weekend. (Gareth Fuller/PA via AP) Computer outage grounds hundreds of BA flights in London
    London • British Airways canceled all flights from London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports on Saturday as a global IT failure upended the travel plans ...
    Updated May 27 2017 10:49 am   |     |   Share
  • In this May 23, 2017, photo, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, left, and his wife Ivanka Trump watch during a visit by President Donald Trump to Yad Vashem to honor the victims of the Holocaust in Jerusalem. The Washington Post is reporting that the FBI is investigating meetings that Trump’s son-in-law, Kushner, had in December 2016, with Russian officials. Kushner, a key White House adviser, had meetings late last year with Russia’s ambassador to the U.S., Sergey Kislyak, and Russian banker Sergey Gorkov. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Reports swirling about Kushner and back channel with Russia
    Washington • President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and now top White House adviser Jared Kushner reportedly proposed setting up a secret back channel be...
    Updated May 27 2017 10:48 am   |     |   Share
  • President Donald Trump looks at First lady Melania as he prepares to address U.S. military troops and their families at the Sigonella Naval Air Station, in Sigonella, Italy, Saturday, May 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno) Trump calls first trip abroad ‘home run’ as challenges await
    Naval Air Station Sigonella, Sicily • President Donald Trump on Saturday said his maiden first trip abroad was a “home run” and he vowed to overcome t...
    Updated May 27 2017 10:45 am   |     |   Share
  • Front row from left to right: Nigeria’s Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta, Guinea’s President and African Union President Alpha Conde’, U.S. President Donald Trump, Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni, French President Emmanuel Macron, Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou and Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi pose for a family photo with other G7 leaders and Outreach partners during a G7 summit in Taormina, Italy, Saturday, May 27, 2017. (Jonathan Ernst/Pool photo via AP) Trump makes G-7 deal on trade, takes rain check on climate
    Taormina, Sicily • Seven wealthy democracies ended their summit Saturday in Italy without unanimous agreement on climate change, as the Trump administ...
    Updated May 27 2017 10:42 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Dec. 18, 1961 file photo, President John F. Kennedy heads for Washington after an overnight stopover in West Palm Beach, Fla., where he rested after his Latin American tour due to a heavy cold. Monday, May 29, 2017 marks the 100-year anniversary of his birth. (AP Photo) At JFK’s centennial, book chronicles presidency, day-by-day
    John F. Kennedy was born 100 years ago Monday, and a new book recounts his brief but eventful presidency — and the style and wit with which he shaped ...
    Updated May 27 2017 10:39 am   |     |   Share
  • In this Wednesday, May 24, 2017, photo, a bison munches grass in Theodore Roosevelt National Park in western North Dakota. A company wants to build an oil refinery about 3 miles from the park, but some worry about air pollution in the park. (AP Photo/Blake Nicholson) Supporters of Roosevelt National Park seek to block refinery
    Medora, N.D. • When Meridian Energy Group set out to develop “the cleanest refinery on the planet,” it chose a spot in western North Dakota’s oil patc...
    Updated May 27 2017 10:36 am   |     |   Share
  • President Donald Trump shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a meeting at the G7 Summit, Friday, May 26, 2017, in Taormina, Italy. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Trump ‘evolving’ on climate action, pressured by Europeans
    Taormina, Italy • Forceful face-to-face talks this week with fellow world leaders left President Donald Trump “more knowledgeable” and with “evolving”...
    Updated May 26 2017 08:59 pm   |     |   Share
  • Trump rips German auto sales to U.S.
    BMW, Mercedes-Benz and VW are getting their turn in the cross hairs of President Donald Trump, who’s making a habit out of attacking the visible — and...
    Updated May 26 2017 08:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte addresses troops during his visit to the 2nd Mechanized Brigade Friday, May 26, 2017 on the outskirts of Iligan city in southern Philippines. Duterte told the troops fighting Muslim militants for the control of southern Marawi city to use martial law powers to defeat the Islamic State group-linked extremists. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez) Philippine leader warns of ‘contamination by ISIS’
    Iligan, Philippines • Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered his troops to crush militants who are fighting street battles with government force...
    Updated May 26 2017 08:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this May 21, 2107 file photo people watch a TV news program showing a file image of a missile launch conducted by North Korea, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. With North Korea’s nuclear missile threat in mind, the Pentagon is planning a missile defense test next week that for the first time will target an intercontinental-range missile. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File) U.S. plans first test of ICBM intercept
    Washington • With North Korea’s nuclear missile threat in mind, the Pentagon is planning a missile defense test next week that for the first time will...
    Updated May 26 2017 08:21 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, file photo, White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner, right, listens to President Donald Trump speak during a breakfast with business leaders in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. Trump is set to announce a new White House office run by his son-in-law, Kushner, that will seek to overhaul government functions using ideas from the business sector. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File) Kushner sought secret channel to Kremlin, Russian diplomat says
    Jared Kushner and Russia’s ambassador to Washington discussed the possibility of setting up a secret and secure communications channel between Donald ...
    Updated May 26 2017 10:57 pm   |     |   Share
  • Trump’s budget cuts West Coast quake warning system funding
    Los Angeles • President Donald Trump’s budget proposal would cut funding for an earthquake early warning system for California, Oregon and Washington ...
    Updated May 26 2017 11:54 am   |     |   Share
  • Republican candidate for Montana’s only U.S. House seat, Greg Gianforte, sits in a vehicle near a Discovery Drive building Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Bozeman, Mont. A reporter said Gianforte ’body-slammed’ him Wednesday, the day before the special election. (Freddy Monares/Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP) Republican wins Montana race despite being charged for allegedly assaulting reporter
    Bozeman, Mont. • Republican multimillionaire Greg Gianforte won Montana’s only U.S. House seat on Thursday despite being charged a day earlier with as...
    Updated May 25 2017 11:42 pm   |     |   Share
  • US science agency: Selfies with seal pups a no-no
    Providence, R.I. • U.S. officials are warning people not to take selfies with seals, no matter how tempting. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Admi...
    Updated May 26 2017 01:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2008, file photo, musician Chris Cornell performs on stage during Conde Nast’s Fashion Rocks show in New York. Soundgarden frontman Cornell is being laid to rest Friday, May 26, 2017, at Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles. Representatives for the late singer-songwriter say private memorial service Friday will be followed by a public viewing of Cornell’s burial site. (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen, File) Brad Pitt, Pharrell among mourners at Chris Cornell memorial
    Los Angeles • Brad Pitt and Pharrell joined mourners Friday at Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell’s memorial service at a storied Hollywood cemetery. ...
    Updated May 26 2017 01:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • Hillary Clinton addresses Wellesley College graduates
    Wellesley, Mass. • Hillary Clinton isn’t mentioning Donald Trump by name, but she peppered her Wellesley College commencement address with barbs aimed...
    Updated May 26 2017 12:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • (FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2012, file photo, former astronaut and Sen. John Glenn poses for a photo during an interview at his office in Columbus, Ohio.  William Zwicharowski said Friday, May 26, 2017,  in a text message to The Associated Press)   that he’s proud of the job he and his staff did in caring for Glenn’s remains during the months between his death last December and his burial in April. Air Force officials are investigating concerns raised during a recent inspection at the Dover mortuary regarding management of the facility and allegations that inspectors were invited to look at Glenn’s remains, which they declined to do. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File) Museum showcases relics from Hatfield & McCoy feud
    Hatfields and McCoys mingle peacefully in the mountainous region where their families waged one of America’s most famous feuds. Now a museum near the ...
    Updated May 26 2017 12:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Michigan Department of Corrections shows Desmond Ricks. A judge on Friday, May 26, 2017, threw out the second-degree murder conviction of Ricks, who accused police of framing him with phony evidence and his mother’s gun more than two decades ago. Tests show one of the two bullets removed from the victim doesn’t match the gun that was presented to jurors back in 1992. The other bullet was too mangled for analysis. Ricks’ case was reopened at the request of the University of Michigan law school’s Innocence Clinic. (Michigan Department of Corrections via AP, File) Bullet tests clear Detroit man in prison since 1992
    Detroit • A Michigan man in prison for 25 years was released Friday after new tests on bullets still in police storage supported his extraordinary cla...
    Updated May 26 2017 11:57 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this May 21, 2107 file photo people watch a TV news program showing a file image of a missile launch conducted by North Korea, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. With North Korea’s nuclear missile threat in mind, the Pentagon is planning a missile defense test next week that for the first time will target an intercontinental-range missile. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File) US plans first test of ICBM intercept, with NKorea on mind
    Washington • Preparing for North Korea’s growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a...
    Updated May 26 2017 11:54 am   |     |   Share
  • This image released by the Minya governorate media office shows blood after gunmen stormed a bus in Minya, Egypt, Friday, May 26, 2017. Egyptian officials say dozens of people were killed and wounded in an attack by masked militants on a bus carrying Coptic Christians, including children, south of Cairo.  (Minya Governorate Media office via AP) A look at extremist attacks on Egypt’s Coptic Christians
    An attack Friday on Egypt’s Coptic Christians in which masked militants opened fire on a bus south of Cairo, killing at least 28 people and wounding 2...
    Updated May 26 2017 11:51 am   |     |   Share