Maryland judge to hear foreign payments case against Trump

GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A Maryland federal judge will hear arguments in a case accusing President Donald Trump of violating the Constitution by accepting payments from foreign and state governments.

  • Written by By TAMI ABDOLLAH , Associated Press

Abusive messages show dark side of 'Star Wars' fandom

NEW YORK (AP) — The dark side of "Star Wars" fandom recently reared its head when Kelly Marie Tran, the actress who plays Rose Tico in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," was run off Instagram by misogynistic and racist messages from fans who didn't like her character in the movie.

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  • Written by By JAKE COYLE , AP Film Writer

Some facts about the Southern Baptist Convention

The Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant denomination in the United States, is holding its annual meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday in Dallas. Here are some facts about the SBC:

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Pope to oil execs: Clean energy is an 'epochal' challenge

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis told world oil executives Saturday that the transition to less-polluting energy sources "is a challenge of epochal proportions," and warned that the satisfying the globe's energy needs "must not destroy civilization."

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