Ex-Catalan leader angling to delay facing Spanish justice

BRUSSELS (AP) — The ousted leader of Catalonia was a wanted man after Spain issued a European warrant for his arrest — and the main question Saturday was how long he could elude the Spanish justice system by staying undercover in Belgium and delaying extradition.

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  • Written by By LORNE COOK and JOSEPH WILSON, Associated Press

Immigrant girl with cerebral palsy released, now with family

HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. authorities released a 10-year-old immigrant girl with cerebral palsy who had been detained by border agents after surgery because she is in the U.S. without legal permission.

  • Written by By NOMAAN MERCHANT , Associated Press

Netflix says no more Kevin Spacey on 'House of Cards'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Netflix said Friday night that Kevin Spacey will no longer be a part of "House of Cards" and it's cutting all other ties with the actor after a series of allegations of sexual harassment and assault.

  • Written by By ANDREW DALTON , Associated Press

Lebanese prime minister resigns amid tensions with Hezbollah

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese prime minister Saad Hariri resigned from his post Saturday during a trip to Saudi Arabia in a surprise move that plunged the country into uncertainty amid heightened regional tensions.

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  • Written by By ZEINA KARAM, Associated Press

Walmart shooting suspect probed on 1st degree murder charge

 

BRIGHTON, Colo. (AP) — The sheet metal worker accused of fatally shooting three people inside a suburban Denver Walmart was told Friday during his first court appearance that he is being held without bond for possible charges of first-degree murder.

  • Written by By P. SOLOMON BANDA and KATHLEEN FOODY , Associated Press