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Berlin by Stormy: Trump accuser opens German erotica show

Berlin by Stormy: Trump accuser opens German erotica show

BERLIN — Stormy Daniels, the adult film star who says she had sex with Donald Trump and was paid by the U.S. president's lawyer to keep quiet, is taking her show on the road.
BMW ramps up investment in China to meet electric demand

BMW ramps up investment in China to meet electric demand

FRANKFURT — German automaker BMW is taking a majority stake in its China joint venture and investing 3 billion euros ($3.
US consumer prices up slight 0.1 per cent in September

US consumer prices up slight 0.1 per cent in September

WASHINGTON — Consumer prices edged up a slight 0.1 per cent in September as energy prices retreated after a big gain in August. The Labor Department said Thursday that the September gain in its closely watched consumer price index followed a 0.
Saudi team after Post writer included soldiers, royal guards

Saudi team after Post writer included soldiers, royal guards

ISTANBUL — Saudi royal guards, intelligence officers, soldiers and an autopsy expert were part of a 15-member team from the kingdom that targeted missing writer Jamal Khashoggi, Turkish media said Thursday.
Sense of impunity emboldens autocrats to get rid of enemies

Sense of impunity emboldens autocrats to get rid of enemies

BEIRUT — The disappearance of a prominent Saudi journalist raises a dark question for anyone who dares criticize governments or speak out against those in power: Will the world have their back? Dictators and autocrats have always sought to silence di
Cuban constitutional reform spawns unusual public debate

Cuban constitutional reform spawns unusual public debate

HAVANA — In a country with no opinion polls, campaigns or independent mass media, a series of meetings on reforming Cuba's constitution has spawned a highly unusual debate on the island's political system and values.
Halloween arrives early for inhabitants of Detroit Zoo

Halloween arrives early for inhabitants of Detroit Zoo

ROYAL OAK, Mich. — Halloween has arrived ahead of schedule at the Detroit Zoo, where inhabitants are enjoying some frightfully good fare.
UK Time's Up fund gives $1.3 million to women's groups

UK Time's Up fund gives $1.3 million to women's groups

LONDON — A fund set up by British celebrities as part of the Time's Up movement says it has awarded more than 1 million pounds ($1.3 million) to help women who have experienced sexual harassment or abuse.
Trump prays for hurricane victims, criticizes Democrats

Trump prays for hurricane victims, criticizes Democrats

ERIE, Pa. — As Hurricane Michael pounded Florida, President Donald Trump took shelter at a campaign event in Pennsylvania, where he sought to boost Republicans before the midterms.
Indonesian city's recovery to take 2 years, search nears end

Indonesian city's recovery to take 2 years, search nears end

PALU, Indonesia — The rebuilding of an Indonesian city shattered by an earthquake and tsunami will take two years, a disaster official said Thursday, as the search for victims buried in obliterated neighbourhoods neared its end.