• AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST

    McConnell proposes swift impeachment trial with long days

  • AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST

    McConnell proposes swift impeachment trial with long days

    Updated: 9:04 pm

  • Migrants marooned in Guatemala plan surge into Mexico

    CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — Hundreds of Central American migrants waded across the Suchiate River into southern Mexico on Monday in a new test of U.S. President Donald Trump’s Central America strategy to keep them away from the U.S. border.

    Updated: 8:56 pm

  • Virginia’s capital braces for gun-rights rally

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Tens of thousands of gun-rights activists from around the country rallied peacefully at the Virginia Capitol on Monday to protest plans by the state’s Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation — a move that has become a key flash point in the national debate over gun violence.

    Updated: 8:56 pm

  • Trump heading to Switzerland as impeachment trial reconvenes

    WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Donald Trump’s historic impeachment trial is called to order in the Senate this week, he won’t be watching from inside the chamber or on television from the White House.

  • James Dean revival spurs debate on raising the digital dead

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The men bringing James Dean back to life for a forthcoming film are aiming not just to give his digital likeness a role, but a whole new career.

    Updated: 7:30 pm

  • Shooting kills 2 officers before Hawaii homes catch fire

    HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii handyman with a history of run-ins with police and neighbors faced eviction when he stabbed a woman and killed two officers before the house he and two women were believed to be inside burned, authorities and neighbors said.

    Updated: 6:47 pm

  • Extradition hearing for Huawei executive begins in Canada

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The first stage of an extradition hearing for a senior executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei started in a Vancouver courtroom M onday, a case that has infuriated Beijing, caused a diplomatic uproar between China and Canada and complicated high-stakes trade talks between China and the United States.

    Updated: 6:39 pm

  • China counts sharp rise in coronavirus cases, 2 in Beijing

    BEIJING (AP) — The head of a Chinese government expert team said Monday that human-to-human transmission has been confirmed in an outbreak of a new coronavirus, a development that raises the possibility that it could spread more quickly and widely.

    Updated: 6:17 pm

  • Prince Harry: ‘Powerful media’ is why he’s stepping away

    LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry says he’s taking a “leap of faith’’ as he steps back from royal duties in an attempt to build a more peaceful life — one free of the journalists who have filmed, photographed and written about him since the day he was born.

    Updated: 5:27 pm