Pope says he won't judge gay priests

Pope Francis reached out to gays on Monday, saying he wouldn’t judge priests for their sexual orientation in a remarkably open and wide-rang…

AP staffers win APME awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Coverage of Superstorm Sandy and terrorism in Africa won awards for deadline, enterprise and state reporting from the Associ…

Review: Mom’s troubled waters swirl novel

“Sea Creatures” (Harper), by Susanna Daniel There’s a charmer at the heart of “Sea Creatures,” and it’s not the novel’s narrator, Georgia, w…

BMW pulls wraps off i3 electric car

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — BMW AG is showing off the production model of its new i3 electric compact that uses carbon-fiber materials to keep…

EU says China deal will survive challenge

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s Trade Commissioner says the settlement with Beijing over Chinese solar panels exports will easily survi…