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The Associated Press picks the top moments on TV from 2019

The Associated Press picks the top moments on TV from 2019

NEW YORK — Many have noticed how fragmented our TV viewing is, with multiple competing streaming services and dozens of channels pulling us in different directions.
Democrats, White House forge new North American trade deal

Democrats, White House forge new North American trade deal

WASHINGTON — House Democrats and the White House announced a deal on a modified North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a major Capitol Hill win Tuesday on the same day that impeachment charges were announced against him.

'The Long Good Friday' writer Barrie Keeffe dead at 74

LONDON — Barrie Keeffe, screenwriter of classic British gangster movie “The Long Good Friday,” has died. He was 74. Keeffe’s agent, Stephen Durbridge, said Keeffe died Tuesday in London after a short illness.
Brazil's Bolsonaro calls activist Greta Thunberg a "brat"

Brazil's Bolsonaro calls activist Greta Thunberg a "brat"

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday called young Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg a “brat” after she expressed concern about the slayings of indigenous Brazilians in the Amazon.
Finland gets world's youngest prime minister, a woman age 34

Finland gets world's youngest prime minister, a woman age 34

HELSINKI — Finland became the country with the world's youngest sitting head of government Tuesday when the Nordic country's parliament chose a 34-year-old woman who is a prolific user of social media and a keen advocate for environmental issues as p
Man kills 6 in Czech Republic with illegal gun, wounds 3

Man kills 6 in Czech Republic with illegal gun, wounds 3

PRAGUE, Czech Republic — A man with an illegal gun fatally shot six people and wounded three others at a hospital in the eastern Czech Republic on Tuesday, the prime minister and officials said.
Holiday rom-com 'Love, Actually' inspires UK election memes

Holiday rom-com 'Love, Actually' inspires UK election memes

LONDON — “Love, Actually” is all around this year in Britain’s pre-Christmas election.
Merriam-Webster declares 'they' its 2019 word of the year

Merriam-Webster declares 'they' its 2019 word of the year

NEW YORK — A common but increasingly mighty and very busy little word, “they,” has an accolade all its own.
Rapper treated for opioids during police search of plane

Rapper treated for opioids during police search of plane

CHICAGO — A federal agent who was at a Chicago airport to search a private plane that rapper Juice WRLD and his entourage had arrived in administered the opioid antidote Narcan to the performer, who briefly woke up incoherent but later died, authorit
Authorities: Someone illegally shot Luke Bryan's red stag

Authorities: Someone illegally shot Luke Bryan's red stag

COLUMBIA, Tenn. — An exotic red stag owned by country music singer Luke Bryan was shot and killed on his private property outside of Nashville last week, Tennessee wildlife officials confirmed.