• Police: Newborn’s dad sold heroin in hospital maternity ward

    GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he sold heroin in the hospital maternity ward room where people were visiting his newborn daughter.

  • NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

    A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts:

  • Suicide bombings in Afghanistan hit mosques, killing 63

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Suicide bombers struck two mosques in Afghanistan during Friday prayers, a Shiite mosque in Kabul and a Sunni mosque in western Ghor province, killing at least 63 people at the end of a particularly deadly week for the troubled nation.

  • Iraqi and Kurdish forces exchange fire at border

    IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi federal and Kurdish forces exchanged fire at their shared border on Friday, capping a dramatic week of maneuvers that saw the Kurds hand over territory across northern Iraq.

  • Hawaii boat crash spurs new concerns about foreign fishermen

    HONOLULU (AP) — A boat that ran aground off Honolulu while transporting foreign fishermen to work in Hawaii’s commercial fishing industry has raised new questions about the safety and working conditions for foreign laborers in this unique U.S. fleet.

  • TV Academy to consider expelling Harvey Weinstein

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Television Academy has voted to begin disciplinary proceedings against disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein.

  • 2nd school forfeits football game at Chicago due to safety

    CHICAGO (AP) — A second high school has said its football team will forfeit a game against a school on Chicago’s West Side over safety concerns.

  • St. Louis Blues sign contract with boy, 8, for a day

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues have signed the youngest player in their team’s history to a one-day contract.

  • Vegas shooting doesn’t change opinions on guns: AP-NORC poll

    ATLANTA (AP) — The slaying of five dozen people in Las Vegas did little to change Americans’ opinions about gun laws.

  • Judge sentences man as adult for homeless men killings

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque man convicted of killing two homeless men in 2014 was sentenced to 20 years in prison after a judge ruled he could be sentenced as an adult.