Belgium announced a breakthrough Thursday to salvage a landmark EU-Canada trade deal by winning over domestic holdouts who threatened to torpedo the agreement and further damage European credibility. "This is an important agreement that is on the table," Prime Minister Charles Michel told a press conference after marathon talks to win over holdouts in Belgium's French-speaking community. Under complex constitutional arrangements, Michel needed all of Belgium's regional governments to back the deal before he could sign up.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police arrested a man suspected of using a sledgehammer to destroy Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, officials said Thursday.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak will pay $265 million to settle claims related to a crash last year that killed eight people and injured more than 200 others when a speeding train derailed on a curve at night.