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July 13, 2016 1:19 AM The Latest: Yale to remove other stained-glass windows

Yale University has acknowledged that it decided to remove several stained-glass windows at Calhoun College only after a worker destroyed one in June that depicted slaves in a cotton field. Corey Menafee, who is black, used a broomstick last month to break the window inside Calhoun College, which has been the target of student protests because it is named 15

July 10, 2016 11:32 AM Out of Africa, Netanyahu Says He’ll Expedite Business Deals

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will follow up on his palace-hopping trek through east Africa with financing and regulatory help for some of the business deals his entourage of Israeli executives discussed along the way. The diplomatic fruit of last week’s five-day trip will ripen only further down the road, said Netanyahu, who hopes stronger alliances 45

July 9, 2016 7:07 PM NATO boosts military support to countries battling Daesh, approves deployment to deter Russia

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says allies agreed in principle to provide direct support to the U.S.-led coalition fighting Daesh in Syria and Iraq. WARSAW, POLAND — NATO allies agreed Saturday to provide increased military support to countries in the Middle East and North Africa that are targets of Islamic extremism, including using NATO surveillance 32

July 9, 2016 4:10 AM Baton Rouge Civil Rights Leaders Fashion A Model Response To Police Shootings

Louisiana state Rep. Patricia Haynes Smith speaks during a rally at City Hall on Friday in Baton Rouge, La. The local NAACP is calling for a boycott of Walmart and two local shopping malls. The killing of Alton Sterling, 37, by police earlier this week touched off protests across the country – but in Sterling's home city of Baton Rouge, La., demonstrators' 29

July 7, 2016 9:25 PM This strange new planet has three suns

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Imagine a planet with triple sunrises and sunsets every day for part of the year, and nonstop daylight at other times. Astronomers revealed such a place Thursday: a strange new world in the Constellation Centaurus that has not one, not two, but three suns. What's more, a year there lasts half a millennium from Earth's perspective 76

July 7, 2016 3:34 PM US gives tentative OK to flights to Cuba from 10 US cities

The U.S. government on Thursday tentatively approved scheduled commercial airline service to Havana from 10 American cities, further bridging the gulf between countries as close as 90 miles and an hour flight but long kept at a greater distance by the Cold War. The decision is another long stride in President Barack Obama's effort to normalize relations 37

July 7, 2016 1:01 PM HTC's slick, budget-friendly Desire 530 is heading stateside

HTC first showed off its Desire 530 back in February at Mobile World Congress. Now, the 5-inch smartphone is coming to the US. Like most of the company's phones, the Desire 530 looks slick. It sports a trim 8.3mm profile and has a thin bezel on either side of its screen. On the back you'll find what HTC calls a "multi splash" design -- it looks like spots 22

July 6, 2016 4:47 PM Girl Scouts to Take Part in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Girl Scouts of the USA say they'll be taking part in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade for the first time this year. The organization says Girl Scouts will be featured on a float putting together giant puzzle pieces to form a globe. The organization says it's part of the float's theme of connecting scouts to "build a better world." Photos provided 26

July 5, 2016 1:57 PM Revealed: Europe's new €50 banknote

Europe unveiled its new ultra-secure €50 banknote on Tuesday. The orange banknote has a number of new security features, including a secret window on its left side. When held against the light, it reveals a portrait of Europa, a figure from Greek mythology. The bill's design includes features that "disappear" when viewed under infrared and ultraviolet 47

July 4, 2016 5:56 PM Florida teen shot by father at gun range described as one of the safest ever

Investigators on Monday identified a 14-year-old boy who died after his father shot him at a gun range that a local newspaper had described as "possibly being one of the safest indoor shooting ranges ever designed." Initial reports indicated the son, Stephen Brumby, had shot himself on Sunday, but on Monday, the Sarasota County Sherriff's Office revealed 32