Los Angeles man guilty in 10 'Grim Sleeper' serial killings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Los Angeles trash collector was convicted Thursday of 10 counts of murder in the "Grim Sleeper" serial killings that targeted poor, young black women over two decades.

  • Written by BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press AMANDA LEE MYERS, Associated Press

Trump strains to unite GOP behind him; Ryan says no, for now

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is struggling in his efforts to unify the Republican Party behind his presidential campaign, the difficulty immediately underscored Thursday by a startling exchange of negative comments with GOP House Speaker Paul Ryan who said he was not ready to support him.

  • Written by JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press JULIE BYKOWICZ, Associated Press

Scotland's independence party scores well but no majority

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — The pro-independence Scottish National Party Friday secured another term in government with an historic third consecutive victory in Scotland's parliamentary elections but fell short of an outright majority.

  • Written by PAUL KELBIE, Associated Press