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Correction: Turkey-US story

ANKARA, Turkey — In a story on Jan. 12 about a travel advisory warning Turks travelling to the United States, The Associated Press quoted a Turkish Foreign Ministry regarding an incident at Ohio University.
Katie Couric breaks silence on Matt Lauer: 'I had no idea'

Katie Couric breaks silence on Matt Lauer: 'I had no idea'

Katie Couric, who was Matt Lauer's "Today" co-host for several years, broke her silence Saturday on sexual misconduct allegations against him. Couric told People magazine: "I had no idea this was going on during my tenure or after I left.
Chelsea Manning files for US Senate bid in Maryland

Chelsea Manning files for US Senate bid in Maryland

NORTH BETHESDA, Md. — Chelsea Manning will run for the U.S. Senate in Maryland. The transgender former Army officer who was convicted of leaking classified documents filed her statement of candidacy with the Federal Election Commission on Thursday.
Islamic State group offshoot claims 2017 Niger attack on US

Islamic State group offshoot claims 2017 Niger attack on US

DAKAR, Senegal — An Islamic State group offshoot is claiming it carried out the October attack in Niger that killed four U.S. soldiers and four Nigerien troops and sparked questions about U.S. military involvement in West Africa's vast Sahel region.

North Carolina promotes '3 Billboards' locations to tourists

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina is promoting the locations where the award-winning "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was filmed as tourist destinations.

Ferry carrying schoolchildren sinks in India, killing 3

NEW DELHI — A ferry boat carrying mostly teenage schoolchildren sank in the Arabian Sea off India's western coast on Saturday, killing three students, police said.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus marks chemo end with 'Beat It' video

Julia Louis-Dreyfus marks chemo end with 'Beat It' video

Julia Louis-Dreyfus has marked the end of chemo by posting an Instagram video of her grown sons lip-syncing to Michael Jackson's "Beat It.

Reports: London's Harrods to remove Diana memorial

LONDON — Harrods, the luxury London department store and tourist destination, is reportedly planning to remove a memorial to Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed.
Versace launches Milan Fashion Week fresh from Hollywood win

Versace launches Milan Fashion Week fresh from Hollywood win

MILAN — A triumphant outing at the Golden Globes primed Donatella Versace to help launch Milan Fashion Week menswear previews on Saturday.

Helicopter crashes on way to Indian oil rig, killing 5

NEW DELHI — A helicopter carrying employees of an Indian oil company to an off-shore rig in the Arabian Sea crashed Saturday, killing five people and leaving another two missing, the navy said.