PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Most people don’t think of Haiti as a shopping destination. Unless they’re Cuban. Every afternoon, hundreds of Cubans swarm a rutted crossroads in the capital of the hemisphere’s poorest nation, hunting clothes, light bulbs, perfume and other goods that are in short supply back home. HaitianRead More →

FILE- In this Sept. 20, 2017, file photo the Nest Secure alarm system is seen on display during an event in San Francisco. Technology companies are pushing the “smart home,” selling appliances and gadgets that offer internet-connected conveniences you didn’t know you needed. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File) FILE- In thisRead More →

News Analysis On Dec. 4, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped almost 800 points, a plunge that apparently was caused by Westerners’ misunderstanding of China. According to several media reports, investors had believed articles run by China’s state-run media that gave a different narrative than that offered by the WhiteRead More →

In a Twitter post published on Sunday, displaying trademark braggadocio, President Donald Trump argued that his administration had “accomplished more than any other” in U.S. history, while slamming the “fake news” media. “The Trump Administration has accomplished more than any other U.S. Administration in its first two (not even) yearsRead More →

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina—A storm spreading snow, sleet and freezing rain across a wide swath of the South has millions of people in its path, raising the threat of immobilizing snowfalls, icy roads and possible power outages. Governors and local officials in several states declared emergencies ahead of the storm crossingRead More →

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it has opened an investigation into the death of a 22-year-old Palestinian man after a video surfaced appearing to show him being shot in the back. The security-camera video shows Mohammed Habali walking in an alleyway holding a stick when he is shotRead More →