Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosion

The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air and pollution

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Backstreet Boys fans treated for injuries after storm

A southern Oklahoma casino says 14 fans suffered cuts and bruises when a powerful rainstorm toppled entrance trusses and disrupted the start of an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Iraq's top court ratifies manual recount of May ballots

Iraq's top court ratifies results of manual ballot recount, paving the way for new house to meet, government to be formed

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Venezuelan jittery ahead of sudden economic reforms

Venezuelans are scrambling even harder for supplies, nervous about dramatic economic measures the government's taking, including a 3,000 percent hike in the minimum wage

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Doctor convicted of sexual assault of patient gets probation

A Houston doctor won't serve prison time after being convicted of sexually assaulting a heavily sedated patient

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Iran appoints former F-14 Tomcat pilot as air force chief

Iran's official IRNA news agency is reporting that the country's top leader has appointed a new chief for its air force

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Missouri school district embraces gender-neutral bathrooms

Many students in one Missouri school district won't be using bathrooms designated by gender any longer

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Proposed Wyoming wind farm could power Colorado cities

A proposed wind energy project in southern Wyoming could provide power to more than 70,000 homes in several communities in northern Colorado

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

2 monks referred to trial over abbot's killing in Egypt

Egypt's state-run news agency says prosecutors have referred two monks to trial on charges of killing an abbot in a monastery north of Cairo last month

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

Inmate dies at Arapahoe County jail southeast of Denver

An investigation is underway after an inmate died at the Arapahoe County jail southeast of Denver

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

The Latest: Another strong quake jolts Indonesia's Lombok

Another strong earthquake has struck near the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press

A leaner, faster Arion Worthman returns to lead Air Force

Air Force quarterback Arion Worthman will lead the triple-option offense

DATE: Aug. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Associated Press