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  • Calls for new regulation mount as limo crash victims mourned

    Calls for new regulation mount as limo crash victims mourned

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-10-14 06:14:42 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:47:35 GMT
    U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer says there are glaring gaps in safety data about limousines because federal officials haven't done enough to investigate limo wrecks.More >>
    U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer says there are glaring gaps in safety data about limousines because federal officials haven't done enough to investigate limo wrecks.More >>
  • Baldwin urges 'overthrow' of Trump government via voting

    Baldwin urges 'overthrow' of Trump government via voting

    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-10-15 00:44:44 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:47:30 GMT
    Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully "overthrow the government of Donald Trump.".More >>
    Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully "overthrow the government of Donald Trump.".More >>
  • New York's Cuomo blasts Trump, Republicans in protest clash

    New York's Cuomo blasts Trump, Republicans in protest clash

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:45:18 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:47:27 GMT
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is questioning why state Republicans would have invited the founder of a far-right group to speak in Manhattan and blamed them and President Donald Trump for violent clashes.More >>
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is questioning why state Republicans would have invited the founder of a far-right group to speak in Manhattan and blamed them and President Donald Trump for violent clashes.More >>
  • US lacks Latino historical sites and landmarks, scholars say

    US lacks Latino historical sites and landmarks, scholars say

    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:24:43 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:47:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Russell Contreras). This July 6, 2017 photo shows a makeshift memorial to Hispanic Civil War Union soldiers who fought in the Battle of Glorieta Pass in Northern New Mexico outside Santa Fe. It's a typical representation for many sites linked...(AP Photo/Russell Contreras). This July 6, 2017 photo shows a makeshift memorial to Hispanic Civil War Union soldiers who fought in the Battle of Glorieta Pass in Northern New Mexico outside Santa Fe. It's a typical representation for many sites linked...
    The lack of historical markers and preserved historical sites connected to Latino civil rights worries scholars who feel the scarcity is affecting how Americans see Hispanics in U.S. history.More >>
    The lack of historical markers and preserved historical sites connected to Latino civil rights worries scholars who feel the scarcity is affecting how Americans see Hispanics in U.S. history.More >>
  • Heavy snow blankets Colorado, Wyoming in early season storm

    Heavy snow blankets Colorado, Wyoming in early season storm

    Sunday, October 14 2018 5:14 PM EDT2018-10-14 21:14:42 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:47:05 GMT
    (Andy Cross/The Denver Post via AP). Carter Sheldon, 8, left, and his brother Conor Sheldon, 3, play in the snow out in front of the Broncos Stadium at Mile High before the Denver Broncos played the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Colorado a...(Andy Cross/The Denver Post via AP). Carter Sheldon, 8, left, and his brother Conor Sheldon, 3, play in the snow out in front of the Broncos Stadium at Mile High before the Denver Broncos played the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Colorado a...
    Residents in Colorado and Wyoming woke up Sunday to find that an early season snowstorm blanketed their homes and roadways with up to a foot of snow and sent temperatures plunging as much as 40 degrees overnight.More >>
    Residents in Colorado and Wyoming woke up Sunday to find that an early season snowstorm blanketed their homes and roadways with up to a foot of snow and sent temperatures plunging as much as 40 degrees overnight.More >>
  • Michael's destruction reveals region's weaker building codes

    Michael's destruction reveals region's weaker building codes

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:34:56 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:47:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). This photo shows devastation from Hurricane Michael in this aerial photo over Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Blocks and blocks of homes were demolished, reduced to piles of splintered lumber or mere concrete slabs...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). This photo shows devastation from Hurricane Michael in this aerial photo over Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Blocks and blocks of homes were demolished, reduced to piles of splintered lumber or mere concrete slabs...
    Unlike in South Florida, the state's Panhandle region did not have tighter building codes until just 11 years ago.More >>
    Unlike in South Florida, the state's Panhandle region did not have tighter building codes until just 11 years ago.More >>
  • Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

    Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

    Monday, October 15 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-10-15 05:34:54 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:46:55 GMT
    Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.More >>
    Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.More >>
  • Hurricane Michael adds to hardship of Florida's poor

    Hurricane Michael adds to hardship of Florida's poor

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:25:00 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:46 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:46:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Mary Frances Parrish reacts outside her heavily damaged home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. She didn't leave the storm because her car was broken down, she didn't have a ...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Mary Frances Parrish reacts outside her heavily damaged home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. She didn't leave the storm because her car was broken down, she didn't have a ...
    Many residents of the Florida Panhandle who are dealing with damage from Hurricane Michael were struggling even before the storm made landfall.More >>
    Many residents of the Florida Panhandle who are dealing with damage from Hurricane Michael were struggling even before the storm made landfall.More >>
  • Analysts: Florida insurers will survive hit from Michael

    Analysts: Florida insurers will survive hit from Michael

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-10-13 17:33:59 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:45 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:45:38 GMT
    (Bronte Wittpenn/Tampa Bay Times via AP). This aerial photo shows debris and destruction in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, after Hurricane Michael went through the area on Wednesday. Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town, was nearly obliterate...(Bronte Wittpenn/Tampa Bay Times via AP). This aerial photo shows debris and destruction in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, after Hurricane Michael went through the area on Wednesday. Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town, was nearly obliterate...
    Florida's disjointed property insurance system that relies almost exclusively on small and midsize companies will take a multi-billion dollar loss from Hurricane Michael, but has sufficient reserves and backups...More >>
    Florida's disjointed property insurance system that relies almost exclusively on small and midsize companies will take a multi-billion dollar loss from Hurricane Michael, but has sufficient reserves and backups that providers should be able to pay claims.More >>
  • Thousands of young US children get no vaccines, survey finds

    Thousands of young US children get no vaccines, survey finds

    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:16 PM EDT2018-10-11 17:16:34 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-10-15 07:26:59 GMT
    (Dr. Erskine Palmer/CDC via AP). This 1981 electron microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows varicella-zoster virions from a patient with chickenpox. On Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, the CDC says a small but gr...(Dr. Erskine Palmer/CDC via AP). This 1981 electron microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows varicella-zoster virions from a patient with chickenpox. On Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, the CDC says a small but gr...
    Worried health officials say a small but growing proportion of the youngest children in the U.S. have not been vaccinated against any disease.More >>
    Worried health officials say a small but growing proportion of the youngest children in the U.S. have not been vaccinated against any disease.More >>
  • Social Security checks will grow in 2019 as inflation rises

    Social Security checks will grow in 2019 as inflation rises

    Thursday, October 11 2018 8:51 AM EDT2018-10-11 12:51:56 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-10-15 07:26:57 GMT
    Tens of millions of Social Security beneficiaries and other retirees can expect a modest increase in benefits next year as inflation edges higher.More >>
    Tens of millions of Social Security beneficiaries and other retirees can expect a modest increase in benefits next year as inflation edges higher.More >>
  • Finding answers for patients with rarest of rare diseases

    Finding answers for patients with rarest of rare diseases

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-10-10 21:20:51 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-10-15 07:26:53 GMT
    (Kilquist Family via AP). In this Dec. 10, 2017 photo provided by the family, Jon and Kari Kilquist sit with their children, from left, Will, Emmy and Owen at their home in Murphysboro, Ill. Will was born with a long list of mysterious symptoms that re...(Kilquist Family via AP). In this Dec. 10, 2017 photo provided by the family, Jon and Kari Kilquist sit with their children, from left, Will, Emmy and Owen at their home in Murphysboro, Ill. Will was born with a long list of mysterious symptoms that re...
    Some patients with mysterious symptoms are getting answers through a network of hospitals that tackles the rarest of rare diseases.More >>
    Some patients with mysterious symptoms are getting answers through a network of hospitals that tackles the rarest of rare diseases.More >>
  • Guards, inmates ally against state in radon-exposure cases

    Guards, inmates ally against state in radon-exposure cases

    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-10-14 14:44:32 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-10-15 07:26:48 GMT
    (Tom Kabelka/Republican-American via AP, File). FILE - This Jan. 14, 2000, file photo shows the exterior of the Garner Correctional Institution in Newtown, Conn. Guards and inmates at the institution are on the same side of a legal fight against the st...(Tom Kabelka/Republican-American via AP, File). FILE - This Jan. 14, 2000, file photo shows the exterior of the Garner Correctional Institution in Newtown, Conn. Guards and inmates at the institution are on the same side of a legal fight against the st...
    Guards and inmates at a Connecticut prison are on the same side of a legal fight against the state over radon.More >>
    Guards and inmates at a Connecticut prison are on the same side of a legal fight against the state over radon.More >>
  • California judge mulls new trial in $289M Roundup award

    California judge mulls new trial in $289M Roundup award

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-10-10 04:50:41 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-10-15 05:06:34 GMT
    A San Francisco jury's $289 million verdict in favor of a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed killer caused his cancer will face its first court test.More >>
    A San Francisco jury's $289 million verdict in favor of a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed killer caused his cancer will face its first court test.More >>
  • 4 men killed in shooting at child's birthday party in Texas

    4 men killed in shooting at child's birthday party in Texas

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:34:38 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:45:56 GMT
    The Texas Department of Public Safety says the shooting happened shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday in Taft.The Texas Department of Public Safety says the shooting happened shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday in Taft.
    Investigators say a party in South Texas to mark a toddler's first birthday erupted in gunfire, leaving four men dead and a fifth man wounded.More >>
    Investigators say a party in South Texas to mark a toddler's first birthday erupted in gunfire, leaving four men dead and a fifth man wounded.More >>
  • Florida Panhandle building codes lagged behind rest of state

    Florida Panhandle building codes lagged behind rest of state

    Sunday, October 14 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-10-14 19:44:50 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:31:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2018, file photo, Joy Hutchinson, left, is comforted by her daughter Jessica Hutchinson, as she returns to find her home swept away from hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla. It was once argued ...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2018, file photo, Joy Hutchinson, left, is comforted by her daughter Jessica Hutchinson, as she returns to find her home swept away from hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla. It was once argued ...
    Building codes in sections of Florida slammed by Hurricane Michael have historically been weaker than the rest of the state.More >>
    Building codes in sections of Florida slammed by Hurricane Michael have historically been weaker than the rest of the state.More >>
  • For those without much, Hurricane Michael creates hardship

    For those without much, Hurricane Michael creates hardship

    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:14:35 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:31:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Mary Frances Parrish reacts outside her heavily damaged home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. She didn't leave the storm because her car was broken down, she didn't have a ...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Mary Frances Parrish reacts outside her heavily damaged home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. She didn't leave the storm because her car was broken down, she didn't have a ...
    For people without a lot of money, the destruction caused by Hurricane Michael on the Florida Panhandle is especially devastating.More >>
    For people without a lot of money, the destruction caused by Hurricane Michael on the Florida Panhandle is especially devastating.More >>
  • New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

    New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-10-14 14:44:47 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:29:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...
    President Donald Trump may be the impetus for Democratic anger that is powering the midterm elections, but the Democrats' top issue isn't the president. It's health care.More >>
    President Donald Trump may be the impetus for Democratic anger that is powering the midterm elections, but the Democrats' top issue isn't the president. It's health care.More >>
  • Bus crashes on Pennsylvania interstate, killing 1

    Bus crashes on Pennsylvania interstate, killing 1

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:05:40 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:10:28 GMT
    A passenger bus has crashed on a Pennsylvania interstate, killing a woman and injuring an unknown number of passengers.More >>
    A passenger bus has crashed on a Pennsylvania interstate, killing a woman and injuring an unknown number of passengers.More >>
  • 4 days after storm, large swath of Panhandle suffering

    4 days after storm, large swath of Panhandle suffering

    Saturday, October 13 2018 11:04 PM EDT2018-10-14 03:04:20 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:06:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Peggy Cauley cleans up debris from her family's home in the aftermath of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/David Goldman). Peggy Cauley cleans up debris from her family's home in the aftermath of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.
    Search and rescue personnel are continuing to comb through the ruins of a small Florida Panhandle community destroyed by Hurricane Michael, which has left hundreds thousands without power and without easy access to...More >>
    Search and rescue personnel are continuing to comb through the ruins of a small Florida Panhandle community destroyed by Hurricane Michael, which has left hundreds thousands without power and without easy access to supplies.More >>
  • The Latest: FEMA Chief: Florida damage among worst he's seen

    The Latest: FEMA Chief: Florida damage among worst he's seen

    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:34:43 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:57 PM EDT2018-10-15 02:57:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Peggy Cauley cleans up debris from her family's home in the aftermath of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/David Goldman). Peggy Cauley cleans up debris from her family's home in the aftermath of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.
    Florida officials have evacuated nearly 3,000 inmates after two prisons were damaged during Hurricane Michael.More >>
    Florida officials have evacuated nearly 3,000 inmates after two prisons were damaged during Hurricane Michael.More >>
  • Handling of sex assault claim in state government questioned

    Handling of sex assault claim in state government questioned

    Sunday, October 14 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-10-14 22:44:40 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:07 PM EDT2018-10-15 02:07:41 GMT
    A New Jersey woman says she was sexually assaulted by a man who went on to work in Gov. Phil Murphy's administration and tried for a year to get authorities to take action but with no result.More >>
    A New Jersey woman says she was sexually assaulted by a man who went on to work in Gov. Phil Murphy's administration and tried for a year to get authorities to take action but with no result.More >>
  • North Dakota Democrat Heitkamp scrambles to catch Cramer

    North Dakota Democrat Heitkamp scrambles to catch Cramer

    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:44:35 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:07:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack). In this Oct. 11, 2018, photo, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp talks to North Dakota State University students during a campaign event at the Fargo, N.D. college. Heitkamp is considered the underdog in her race against Republican Rep. ...(AP Photo/Dave Kolpack). In this Oct. 11, 2018, photo, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp talks to North Dakota State University students during a campaign event at the Fargo, N.D. college. Heitkamp is considered the underdog in her race against Republican Rep. ...
    An already tenuous bid for a second term has taken on new urgency for North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp since she voted against Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court.More >>
    An already tenuous bid for a second term has taken on new urgency for North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp since she voted against Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court.More >>
  • Gecko butt-dials 'bazillion' times from Hawaii seal hospital

    Gecko butt-dials 'bazillion' times from Hawaii seal hospital

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:31:47 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-10-14 20:56:48 GMT
    If you got incessant phone calls last week from a hospital that cares for Hawaiian monk seals: You were butt-dialed by a gecko.More >>
    If you got incessant phone calls last week from a hospital that cares for Hawaiian monk seals: You were butt-dialed by a gecko.More >>
  • William Coors, former chair of Adolph Coors, dies at 102

    William Coors, former chair of Adolph Coors, dies at 102

    Saturday, October 13 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-10-13 22:24:27 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:49:24 GMT
    William Coors, former chairman of Adolph Coors Co. and grandson of the brewing company's founder, has died at 102.More >>
    William Coors, former chairman of Adolph Coors Co. and grandson of the brewing company's founder, has died at 102.More >>
  • As sea ice melts, some say walruses need better protection

    As sea ice melts, some say walruses need better protection

    Saturday, October 13 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-10-13 14:34:07 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-10-14 18:09:26 GMT
    (Ryan Kingsbery/U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This photo provided by the United States Geological Survey shows a female Pacific walrus resting, Sept. 19, 2013 in Point Lay, Alaska. A lawsuit making its way through federal court in Alaska will decide ...(Ryan Kingsbery/U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This photo provided by the United States Geological Survey shows a female Pacific walrus resting, Sept. 19, 2013 in Point Lay, Alaska. A lawsuit making its way through federal court in Alaska will decide ...
    A lawsuit making its way through federal court Alaska will decide whether Pacific walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them additional protections.More >>
    A lawsuit making its way through federal court Alaska will decide whether Pacific walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them additional protections.More >>
  • Mourners pack funeral for 8 of 20 killed in NY limo crash

    Mourners pack funeral for 8 of 20 killed in NY limo crash

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-10-13 17:14:01 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-10-14 17:37:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Urns with cremated ashes of eight of the 20 people killed in last Saturday's fatal limousine crash in Schoharie, N.Y., are set in place as friends and family prepare for a funeral mass at St. Stanislaus Roman Catholic Church in...(AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Urns with cremated ashes of eight of the 20 people killed in last Saturday's fatal limousine crash in Schoharie, N.Y., are set in place as friends and family prepare for a funeral mass at St. Stanislaus Roman Catholic Church in...
    4 sisters, spouses being mourned together as funerals begin for 20 killed in New York limo crash.More >>
    4 sisters, spouses being mourned together as funerals begin for 20 killed in New York limo crash.More >>
  • Record-setting rainfall slows Phoenix traffic, shutters fair

    Record-setting rainfall slows Phoenix traffic, shutters fair

    Saturday, October 13 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-10-13 23:44:20 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:38:27 GMT
    Record-setting rainfall closed the Arizona State Fair on Saturday and slowed traffic on a freeway and local streets across metro Phoenix.More >>
    Record-setting rainfall closed the Arizona State Fair on Saturday and slowed traffic on a freeway and local streets across metro Phoenix.More >>
  • Houston firefighters take battle over pay to voters

    Houston firefighters take battle over pay to voters

    Saturday, October 13 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-10-13 14:34:20 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:28:34 GMT
    ( =Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP). In this Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 photo, Houston firefighters Jason Beasley left, and Bucky Glenn carry a sign to a truck as they prepare to go out and talk to people about Proposition B, the pay "parity" item o...( =Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP). In this Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 photo, Houston firefighters Jason Beasley left, and Bucky Glenn carry a sign to a truck as they prepare to go out and talk to people about Proposition B, the pay "parity" item o...
    Voters in Houston are being asked to resolve a contentious battle between the city and its firefighters over pay raises.More >>
    Voters in Houston are being asked to resolve a contentious battle between the city and its firefighters over pay raises.More >>
  • 'It was life or death': Face-to-face with Michael's fury

    'It was life or death': Face-to-face with Michael's fury

    Friday, October 12 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-10-12 23:03:46 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:28:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Hector Morales sits on a debris pile near his home which was destroyed by hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. "I have nothing else to do. I'm just waiting," said Morales as he wonders what he will d...(AP Photo/David Goldman). Hector Morales sits on a debris pile near his home which was destroyed by hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. "I have nothing else to do. I'm just waiting," said Morales as he wonders what he will d...
    'It was life or death': Resident of beach town devastated by hurricane stayed to face storm's fury.More >>
    'It was life or death': Resident of beach town devastated by hurricane stayed to face storm's fury.More >>
  • Tip leads to hidden infant remains at Detroit funeral home

    Tip leads to hidden infant remains at Detroit funeral home

    Saturday, October 13 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-10-13 20:18:10 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:18 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:18:21 GMT
    (Junfu Han/Detroit Free Press via AP). A Detroit Police vehicle is parked outside the Cantrell Funeral Home in Detroit on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Police said an anonymously written letter led inspectors to find the decomposed remains of 11 infants hidde...(Junfu Han/Detroit Free Press via AP). A Detroit Police vehicle is parked outside the Cantrell Funeral Home in Detroit on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Police said an anonymously written letter led inspectors to find the decomposed remains of 11 infants hidde...
    Authorities say an anonymously written letter led them to the decomposed remains of 11 infants hidden in a ceiling compartment of a Detroit funeral home that was shuttered this year after state inspectors found...More >>
    Authorities say an anonymously written letter led them to the decomposed remains of 11 infants hidden in a ceiling compartment of a Detroit funeral home that was shuttered this year after state inspectors found embalmed bodies in deplorable condition.More >>
  • Searches intensify after body is found in Michael's wake

    Searches intensify after body is found in Michael's wake

    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-10-13 04:14:12 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 11:08 PM EDT2018-10-14 03:08:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Members of a South Florida urban search and rescue team try to gain entry to a home while looking for survivors of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/David Goldman). Members of a South Florida urban search and rescue team try to gain entry to a home while looking for survivors of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.
    Search-and-rescue teams find body in Florida Panhandle town nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael; authorities express little doubt death toll will rise as searchers continue their work.More >>
    Search-and-rescue teams find body in Florida Panhandle town nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael; authorities express little doubt death toll will rise as searchers continue their work.More >>
  • Views are mixed on hate crime law named for Matthew Shepard

    Views are mixed on hate crime law named for Matthew Shepard

    Friday, October 12 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-10-12 18:13:53 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-10-13 22:30:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2009 file photo, President Barack Obama, greets the parents of Matthew Shepard, Dennis and Judy, during a White House reception commemorating the enactment of the Matthew Shepard and James B...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2009 file photo, President Barack Obama, greets the parents of Matthew Shepard, Dennis and Judy, during a White House reception commemorating the enactment of the Matthew Shepard and James B...
    Twenty years after Matthew Shepard's death, the federal hate crimes law bearing his name is viewed with mixed feelings by LGBT organizations that lobbied hard for its passage.More >>
    Twenty years after Matthew Shepard's death, the federal hate crimes law bearing his name is viewed with mixed feelings by LGBT organizations that lobbied hard for its passage.More >>
  • Retailers up their game after Toys R Us closures

    Retailers up their game after Toys R Us closures

    Friday, October 12 2018 2:03 AM EDT2018-10-12 06:03:11 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-10-13 20:44:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). In this Aug. 30, 2018, photo Seraphina, 3, plays with a V-Tech Explore and Write Activity Set at the Walmart Toy Shop event in New York. Walmart says 30 percent of its holiday toy assortment will be new. It will also offer 40 p...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). In this Aug. 30, 2018, photo Seraphina, 3, plays with a V-Tech Explore and Write Activity Set at the Walmart Toy Shop event in New York. Walmart says 30 percent of its holiday toy assortment will be new. It will also offer 40 p...
    After Toys R Us: Toy sellers focus on ramping up shoppers' experience to compete with Amazon.More >>
    After Toys R Us: Toy sellers focus on ramping up shoppers' experience to compete with Amazon.More >>
  • Biden, Pence rally Indiana voters in fierce Senate race

    Biden, Pence rally Indiana voters in fierce Senate race

    Friday, October 12 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-10-12 05:03:07 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-10-13 20:11:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, Pool, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2018, file photo, Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., left, shakes hands with Republican former state Rep. Mike Braun following a U.S. Senate Debate in Westville, Ind. Donnelly is hoping a visit fro...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, Pool, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2018, file photo, Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., left, shakes hands with Republican former state Rep. Mike Braun following a U.S. Senate Debate in Westville, Ind. Donnelly is hoping a visit fro...
    Sen. Joe Donnelly is hoping a visit from former Vice President Joe Biden will help his effort to run up the vote in the Democratic stronghold of northwest Indiana.More >>
    Sen. Joe Donnelly is hoping a visit from former Vice President Joe Biden will help his effort to run up the vote in the Democratic stronghold of northwest Indiana.More >>
  • Fast, furious: How Michael grew into a 155 mph monster

    Fast, furious: How Michael grew into a 155 mph monster

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-10-10 16:57:30 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-10-13 20:10:57 GMT
    (NOAA via AP). This infrared satellite image made available by NOAA shows Hurricane Michael approaching the Florida panhandle on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 at 11:40 a.m. EDT.(NOAA via AP). This infrared satellite image made available by NOAA shows Hurricane Michael approaching the Florida panhandle on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 at 11:40 a.m. EDT.
    Hurricane Michael went from a 90 mph storm Tuesday morning to a 140 mph monster 24 hours later.More >>
    Hurricane Michael went from a 90 mph storm Tuesday morning to a 140 mph monster 24 hours later.More >>
  • Study: DNA websites cast broad net for identifying people

    Study: DNA websites cast broad net for identifying people

    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-10-11 18:37:02 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 4:10 PM EDT2018-10-13 20:10:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). FILE - In this Friday, April 27, 2018 file photo, Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, who authorities suspect is the "Golden State Killer" responsible for at least a dozen murders and 50 rapes in the 1970s and 80s, is accompanied by...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). FILE - In this Friday, April 27, 2018 file photo, Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, who authorities suspect is the "Golden State Killer" responsible for at least a dozen murders and 50 rapes in the 1970s and 80s, is accompanied by...
    A new study estimates that about 60 percent of the U.S. population with European heritage can be identified from their DNA by searching consumer websites, even if they've never made their own genetic information...More >>
    A new study estimates that about 60 percent of the U.S. population with European heritage can be identified from their DNA by searching consumer websites, even if they've never made their own genetic information available.More >>
  • No winning Mega Millions ticket, jackpot now $654 million

    No winning Mega Millions ticket, jackpot now $654 million

    Friday, October 12 2018 1:23 PM EDT2018-10-12 17:23:18 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-10-13 17:15:58 GMT
    A lucky player could soon overcome remarkably bad odds to win the nation's ninth-largest lottery jackpot.More >>
    A lucky player could soon overcome remarkably bad odds to win the nation's ninth-largest lottery jackpot.More >>
  • Joint funeral set for sisters killed in New York limo crash

    Joint funeral set for sisters killed in New York limo crash

    Friday, October 12 2018 10:43 PM EDT2018-10-13 02:43:42 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-10-13 16:35:59 GMT
    (John Carl D'Annibale/The Albany Times Union via AP). Mourners enter St. Stanislaus Roman Catholic Church to attend calling hours for Schoharie limo crash victims; Abigail (King) Jackson, Adam "Action" Jackson, Mary (King) Dyson, Robert J. Dyson, Allis...(John Carl D'Annibale/The Albany Times Union via AP). Mourners enter St. Stanislaus Roman Catholic Church to attend calling hours for Schoharie limo crash victims; Abigail (King) Jackson, Adam "Action" Jackson, Mary (King) Dyson, Robert J. Dyson, Allis...
    4 sisters, spouses to be mourned together as funerals begin for 20 killed in New York limo crash.More >>
    4 sisters, spouses to be mourned together as funerals begin for 20 killed in New York limo crash.More >>
  • Storm's fury differed in neighboring towns on Florida coast

    Storm's fury differed in neighboring towns on Florida coast

    Friday, October 12 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:34:52 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 11:59 AM EDT2018-10-13 15:59:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Russ Bynum). Rex Buzzett, far left, his son Josh Buzzett and neighbor Hilda Duren stand outside the Buzzett’s home, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, that was gutted by a storm surge in Port St. Joe, Fla. Hurricane Michael devastated several homes ove...(AP Photo/Russ Bynum). Rex Buzzett, far left, his son Josh Buzzett and neighbor Hilda Duren stand outside the Buzzett’s home, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, that was gutted by a storm surge in Port St. Joe, Fla. Hurricane Michael devastated several homes ove...
    Neighboring Gulf Coast communities see very different sides of Hurricane Michael's fury.More >>
    Neighboring Gulf Coast communities see very different sides of Hurricane Michael's fury.More >>
  • Manhattan DA drops part of Harvey Weinstein case

    Manhattan DA drops part of Harvey Weinstein case

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-10-11 02:49:00 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-10-13 14:39:29 GMT
    Harvey Weinstein is set to appear before a New York judge as his lawyers try to get the charges dismissed in his criminal case.More >>
    Harvey Weinstein is set to appear before a New York judge as his lawyers try to get the charges dismissed in his criminal case.More >>
  • Lawyer: Missouri farmer was leader of organic fraud scheme

    Lawyer: Missouri farmer was leader of organic fraud scheme

    Friday, October 12 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-10-12 21:53:43 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-10-13 14:27:07 GMT
    A defense lawyer says the Nebraska farmers charged in an organic grain fraud scheme were working under a Missouri businessman who marketed ordinary corn and soybeans as organic.More >>
    A defense lawyer says the Nebraska farmers charged in an organic grain fraud scheme were working under a Missouri businessman who marketed ordinary corn and soybeans as organic.More >>
  • Democratic presidential prospects swarm South Carolina

    Democratic presidential prospects swarm South Carolina

    Friday, October 12 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-10-12 20:33:48 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:16:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this June 29, 2018, file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the media in Cincinnati. Home to the first-in-the-South primaries, South Carolina is accustomed to the parade of presidential candidate...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this June 29, 2018, file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the media in Cincinnati. Home to the first-in-the-South primaries, South Carolina is accustomed to the parade of presidential candidate...
    Even by South Car Even by South Carolina standards, the state is about to be visited by a lot of Democratic presidential contendersolina standards, this is a lot.More >>
    Even by South Car Even by South Carolina standards, the state is about to be visited by a lot of Democratic presidential contendersolina standards, this is a lot.More >>
  • New technology, housekeeping among concerns in hotel strikes

    New technology, housekeeping among concerns in hotel strikes

    Friday, October 12 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:43:38 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:14:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018 file photo, hotel workers strike in front of a Marriott hotel in San Francisco. New technology threatening to make some hotel jobs obsolete is among the concerns prompting thousands of Marriott w...(AP Photo/Ben Margot, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018 file photo, hotel workers strike in front of a Marriott hotel in San Francisco. New technology threatening to make some hotel jobs obsolete is among the concerns prompting thousands of Marriott w...
    New technology threatening to make some hotel jobs obsolete is among the concerns prompting thousands of Marriott workers to walk off their jobs across the U.S. in recent weeks.More >>
    New technology threatening to make some hotel jobs obsolete is among the concerns prompting thousands of Marriott workers to walk off their jobs across the U.S. in recent weeks.More >>
  • Ronald Reagan is back on the campaign trail - as a hologram

    Ronald Reagan is back on the campaign trail - as a hologram

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-10-10 21:20:59 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-10-13 04:37:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers). Former President Ronald Reagan appears on a railcar platform making a speech during a whistle stop on the campaign trail, but as a hologram, on display at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif., Wedne...(AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers). Former President Ronald Reagan appears on a railcar platform making a speech during a whistle stop on the campaign trail, but as a hologram, on display at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif., Wedne...
    Ronald Reagan waves to a crowd from aboard a rail car during a 1984 campaign stop in a new hologram revealed at the late president's namesake library in California.More >>
    Ronald Reagan waves to a crowd from aboard a rail car during a 1984 campaign stop in a new hologram revealed at the late president's namesake library in California.More >>
  • Official: Searchers find body in hurricane-stricken town

    Official: Searchers find body in hurricane-stricken town

    Friday, October 12 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-10-12 04:15:29 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-10-13 04:25:45 GMT
    Michael, the most potent hurricane to hit the continental U.S. in a half century, leaves stunned survivors gaping at the destruction, wondering how they will ever recover.More >>
    Michael, the most potent hurricane to hit the continental U.S. in a half century, leaves stunned survivors gaping at the destruction, wondering how they will ever recover.More >>
  • Band halftime program _ police held at gunpoint _ draws ire

    Band halftime program _ police held at gunpoint _ draws ire

    Friday, October 12 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-10-13 02:13:34 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 10:17 PM EDT2018-10-13 02:17:15 GMT
    Mississippi high school band sanctioned for halftime program depicting police being held at gunpoint, which was performed in a community reeling from fatal shootings of 2 officers.More >>
    Mississippi high school band sanctioned for halftime program depicting police being held at gunpoint, which was performed in a community reeling from fatal shootings of 2 officers.More >>
  • Lawsuit: Man convicted after mother rejected 'dirty cop'

    Lawsuit: Man convicted after mother rejected 'dirty cop'

    Friday, October 12 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:23:16 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 7:38 PM EDT2018-10-12 23:38:20 GMT
    A lawsuit alleges that a man from Kansas City, Kansas, who spent 23 years in prison for a double murder he didn't commit was targeted after his mother rebuffed a homicide detective's sexual advances.More >>
    A lawsuit alleges that a man from Kansas City, Kansas, who spent 23 years in prison for a double murder he didn't commit was targeted after his mother rebuffed a homicide detective's sexual advances.More >>
  • Harrowing tales of survival from town ravaged by storm

    Harrowing tales of survival from town ravaged by storm

    Friday, October 12 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-10-12 04:33:20 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-10-12 22:37:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Dawn Vickers, left, her mother Patsy Vickers, son Ryder Vickers, and friend Robert Brock, right, who rode out Hurricane Michael in their now-destroyed home, sit in front of a damaged convenience store with nowhere to go, in M...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Dawn Vickers, left, her mother Patsy Vickers, son Ryder Vickers, and friend Robert Brock, right, who rode out Hurricane Michael in their now-destroyed home, sit in front of a damaged convenience store with nowhere to go, in M...
    Residents of Mexico Beach that stayed during the storm are emerging from the debris with harrowing tales.More >>
    Residents of Mexico Beach that stayed during the storm are emerging from the debris with harrowing tales.More >>
  • Judge's vacation delays fatal warehouse fire court case

    Judge's vacation delays fatal warehouse fire court case

    Friday, October 12 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-10-12 06:13:08 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-10-12 21:57:08 GMT
    (Alameda County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of June 2017 file booking photos provided by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office shows Max Harris, left, and Derick Almena, at Santa Rita Jail in Alameda County, Calif. A judge wil...(Alameda County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of June 2017 file booking photos provided by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office shows Max Harris, left, and Derick Almena, at Santa Rita Jail in Alameda County, Calif. A judge wil...
    One of two men charged in an Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 people is attempting to resurrect a scuttled plea agreement.More >>
    One of two men charged in an Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 people is attempting to resurrect a scuttled plea agreement.More >>
  • Correction: Tropical Weather-The Latest story

    Correction: Tropical Weather-The Latest story

    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-10-11 06:50:09 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-10-12 20:37:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Shredded trees, derailed train cars and a sunken trailer are seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Shredded trees, derailed train cars and a sunken trailer are seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.
    An official with an emergency management agency says Tropical Storm Michael has killed a child in Georgia.More >>
    An official with an emergency management agency says Tropical Storm Michael has killed a child in Georgia.More >>
  • Correction: Border-Abandoned Migrant Families story

    Correction: Border-Abandoned Migrant Families story

    Thursday, October 11 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-10-11 13:58:18 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-10-12 20:37:00 GMT
    (Tucson Sector Border Patrol via AP). This undated image provided by Tucson Sector Border Patrol shows the desert terrain close to Arizona's boundary with Mexico near Lukeville, Ariz. Large groups of Guatemalan and other Central American migrants have ...(Tucson Sector Border Patrol via AP). This undated image provided by Tucson Sector Border Patrol shows the desert terrain close to Arizona's boundary with Mexico near Lukeville, Ariz. Large groups of Guatemalan and other Central American migrants have ...
    Smugglers in recent weeks have been abandoning large groups of mostly Guatemalan adult and child migrants near Arizona's boundary with Mexico, alarming Border Patrol officials who say the trend puts hundreds of...More >>
    Smugglers in recent weeks have been abandoning large groups of mostly Guatemalan adult and child migrants near Arizona's boundary with Mexico, alarming Border Patrol officials who say the trend puts hundreds of children and adults at risk.More >>
  • Authorities find remains of child in alleyway

    Authorities find remains of child in alleyway

    Friday, October 12 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-10-12 19:23:23 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 3:58 PM EDT2018-10-12 19:58:47 GMT
    Authorities say human remains found in Camden this week were those of a child believed to have been a toddler.More >>
    Authorities say human remains found in Camden this week were those of a child believed to have been a toddler.More >>
  • Images trickle out of Michael's vast devastation

    Images trickle out of Michael's vast devastation

    Thursday, October 11 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-10-11 22:12:59 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-10-12 19:27:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Debris from homes destroyed by Hurricane Michael block a road Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, in Mexico Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Debris from homes destroyed by Hurricane Michael block a road Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, in Mexico Beach, Fla.
    Images trickle out of Michael's vast devastation.More >>
    Images trickle out of Michael's vast devastation.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Army expelled 500 immigrant recruits in 1 year

    APNewsBreak: Army expelled 500 immigrant recruits in 1 year

    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-10-11 23:02:53 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-10-12 18:56:26 GMT
    The Associated Press has found that the U.S. Army discharged more than 500 immigrant recruits over a year who had enlisted as a pathway to citizenship.More >>
    The Associated Press has found that the U.S. Army discharged more than 500 immigrant recruits over a year who had enlisted as a pathway to citizenship.More >>
  • Washington state ends 'racially biased' death penalty

    Washington state ends 'racially biased' death penalty

    Thursday, October 11 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-10-11 15:49:29 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-10-12 17:42:32 GMT
    The Washington Supreme Court has ruled that the death penalty violates the state's Constitution.More >>
    The Washington Supreme Court has ruled that the death penalty violates the state's Constitution.More >>
  • California canine blood bank disputes PETA abuse claims

    California canine blood bank disputes PETA abuse claims

    Friday, October 12 2018 2:23 AM EDT2018-10-12 06:23:12 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:59:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amy Taxin). In this Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, photo, manager Karen Stalk watches as a worker returns a greyhound after donating blood at Hemopet canine blood bank in Garden Grove, Calif. The organization said the dogs are walked at least five...(AP Photo/Amy Taxin). In this Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, photo, manager Karen Stalk watches as a worker returns a greyhound after donating blood at Hemopet canine blood bank in Garden Grove, Calif. The organization said the dogs are walked at least five...
    The animal rights group PETA alleges dogs at one of the nation's largest canine blood banks are mistreated, but the non-profit that runs the Southern California facility says the retired racing greyhounds are...More >>
    The animal rights group PETA alleges dogs at one of the nation's largest canine blood banks are mistreated, but the non-profit that runs the Southern California facility says the retired racing greyhounds are well-cared for and save other dogs' lives.More >>
  • Investigators want to know who left gator in Lake Michigan

    Investigators want to know who left gator in Lake Michigan

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-10-09 18:47:43 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:46:46 GMT
    Authorities don't yet know who dumped the four-foot long animal in Lake Michigan but they now know the kind of animal it is.More >>
    Authorities don't yet know who dumped the four-foot long animal in Lake Michigan but they now know the kind of animal it is.More >>
  • Promoter of failed Fyre Festival gets 6 years in prison

    Promoter of failed Fyre Festival gets 6 years in prison

    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-10-11 18:14:01 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 7:12 AM EDT2018-10-12 11:12:11 GMT
    A federal judge has given the creator of the highly publicized, failed Fyre Festival in the Bahamas a six-year prison term.More >>
    A federal judge has given the creator of the highly publicized, failed Fyre Festival in the Bahamas a six-year prison term.More >>
  • AP Photos: Hurricane leaves Florida's Mexico Beach in shreds

    AP Photos: Hurricane leaves Florida's Mexico Beach in shreds

    Thursday, October 11 2018 6:43 PM EDT2018-10-11 22:43:18 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-10-12 06:17:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Firefighter Austin Schlarb performs a door to door search in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Firefighter Austin Schlarb performs a door to door search in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.
    AP Photos: Hurricane leaves Florida's Mexico Beach in shreds.More >>
    AP Photos: Hurricane leaves Florida's Mexico Beach in shreds.More >>
  • Trump returning to Ohio to rally Republican voters

    Trump returning to Ohio to rally Republican voters

    Thursday, October 11 2018 10:34 PM EDT2018-10-12 02:34:34 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 2:06 AM EDT2018-10-12 06:06:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally endorsing the Republican ticket in Pennsylvania on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 in Erie, Pa.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally endorsing the Republican ticket in Pennsylvania on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 in Erie, Pa.
    President Donald Trump is returning to Ohio to try to boost GOP candidates in a Republican-dominated area.More >>
    President Donald Trump is returning to Ohio to try to boost GOP candidates in a Republican-dominated area.More >>
  • Court filing: Steve Bannon urged Census citizenship question

    Court filing: Steve Bannon urged Census citizenship question

    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-10-11 23:03:10 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-10-12 04:46:43 GMT
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says he now remembers speaking with former senior White House adviser Steve Bannon in spring 2017 about adding a censorship question to the 2020 U.S. census.More >>
    Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says he now remembers speaking with former senior White House adviser Steve Bannon in spring 2017 about adding a censorship question to the 2020 U.S. census.More >>
  • 'Apocalyptic:' 1 Florida town demolished by Michael

    'Apocalyptic:' 1 Florida town demolished by Michael

    Thursday, October 11 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-10-11 20:34:10 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-10-12 04:27:07 GMT
    (Douglas R. Clifford/Tampa Bay Times via AP). The coastal township of Mexico Beach, Fla., lays devastated on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, after Hurricane Michael made landfall on Wednesday in the Florida Panhandle.(Douglas R. Clifford/Tampa Bay Times via AP). The coastal township of Mexico Beach, Fla., lays devastated on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, after Hurricane Michael made landfall on Wednesday in the Florida Panhandle.
    The small Gulf Coast community of Mexico Beach was known as a slice of old Florida. Now it lies in splinters.More >>
    The small Gulf Coast community of Mexico Beach was known as a slice of old Florida. Now it lies in splinters.More >>
  • 'Changed Forever': Florida Panhandle devastated by Michael

    'Changed Forever': Florida Panhandle devastated by Michael

    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-10-11 05:09:46 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-10-12 04:24:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Shredded trees, derailed train cars and a sunken trailer are seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Shredded trees, derailed train cars and a sunken trailer are seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.
    A weakened Michael smashes across the Southeast after crashing ashore and leaving wide destruction in parts of the Florida Panhandle; at least one death.More >>
    A weakened Michael smashes across the Southeast after crashing ashore and leaving wide destruction in parts of the Florida Panhandle; at least one death.More >>
  • Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen switches to Democratic Party

    Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen switches to Democratic Party

    Thursday, October 11 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-10-11 21:23:22 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-10-12 02:05:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen leaves Federal court, in New York. Cohen, Republican President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, has returned to the Democratic Party. Cohen attorney Lanny Davis said T...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen leaves Federal court, in New York. Cohen, Republican President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, has returned to the Democratic Party. Cohen attorney Lanny Davis said T...
    Republican President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has returned to the Democratic Party.More >>
    Republican President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has returned to the Democratic Party.More >>
  • AP Exclusive: Costly plan aims to stem inmate overdoses

    AP Exclusive: Costly plan aims to stem inmate overdoses

    Thursday, October 11 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-10-11 21:49:51 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:58 PM EDT2018-10-11 23:58:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE -- In this May 20, 2015 file photo, Bentley, a 3-year-old Labrador retriever, checks an inmate for traces of narcotics at California State Prison, Solano, in Vacaville, Calif. The federal receiver who controls me...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE -- In this May 20, 2015 file photo, Bentley, a 3-year-old Labrador retriever, checks an inmate for traces of narcotics at California State Prison, Solano, in Vacaville, Calif. The federal receiver who controls me...
    The federal official who controls medical care in California state prisons is seeking up to a quarter-billion dollars annually to provide medication designed to stem a record increase in fatal drug overdoses among...More >>
    The federal official who controls medical care in California state prisons is seeking up to a quarter-billion dollars annually to provide medication designed to stem a record increase in fatal drug overdoses among inmates.More >>
  • 'Greedy' young mayor stole from investors, feds say

    'Greedy' young mayor stole from investors, feds say

    Thursday, October 11 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-10-11 20:13:39 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-10-11 23:09:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File). FILE- In this Jan. 6, 2016, file photo newly elected Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia talks in his city hall office in Fall River, Mass. A Massachusetts mayor was arrested Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, and charged with defrau...(AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File). FILE- In this Jan. 6, 2016, file photo newly elected Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia talks in his city hall office in Fall River, Mass. A Massachusetts mayor was arrested Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, and charged with defrau...
    A Massachusetts mayor who was first elected at age 23 is facing criminal charges.More >>
    A Massachusetts mayor who was first elected at age 23 is facing criminal charges.More >>
  • More cases potentially tainted by high lab worker tossed out

    More cases potentially tainted by high lab worker tossed out

    Thursday, October 11 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-10-11 19:53:37 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-10-11 23:00:42 GMT
    The highest court in Massachusetts has ordered the dismissal of more drug cases potentially tainted by a former chemist authorities say was frequently high.More >>
    The highest court in Massachusetts has ordered the dismissal of more drug cases potentially tainted by a former chemist authorities say was frequently high.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Louisiana pays $149K to settle harassment suit

    APNewsBreak: Louisiana pays $149K to settle harassment suit

    Thursday, October 11 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-10-11 20:47:50 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-10-11 22:19:17 GMT
    Louisiana is paying $149,075 to end a sexual misconduct lawsuit against former Secretary of State Tom Schedler that was filed by one of his former employees.More >>
    Louisiana is paying $149,075 to end a sexual misconduct lawsuit against former Secretary of State Tom Schedler that was filed by one of his former employees.More >>
  • Democrats try to flip Washington district for the first time

    Democrats try to flip Washington district for the first time

    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-10-11 18:19:16 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-10-11 21:21:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Dr. Kim Schrier, a candidate in Washington state's 8th District race, poses for a photo in Issaquah, Wash. Schrier, a Democrat, is running against Republican Dino Rossi in an ...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Dr. Kim Schrier, a candidate in Washington state's 8th District race, poses for a photo in Issaquah, Wash. Schrier, a Democrat, is running against Republican Dino Rossi in an ...
    A political newcomer is trying to capture an open U.S. House seat in Washington state for Democrats for the first time while facing a well-known Republican.More >>
    A political newcomer is trying to capture an open U.S. House seat in Washington state for Democrats for the first time while facing a well-known Republican.More >>
  • Prosecutors: Father helped daughter in murder-suicide plot

    Prosecutors: Father helped daughter in murder-suicide plot

    Thursday, October 11 2018 3:37 PM EDT2018-10-11 19:37:05 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-10-11 21:02:56 GMT
    (St. Clair County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the St. Clair Missouri County Sheriff's Office shows Elizabeth Kilgore. Prosecutors say Kilgore persuaded her terminally ill father to fatally shoot her estranged husband to res...(St. Clair County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the St. Clair Missouri County Sheriff's Office shows Elizabeth Kilgore. Prosecutors say Kilgore persuaded her terminally ill father to fatally shoot her estranged husband to res...
    Prosecutors: Former Missouri jailer persuaded terminally ill father to kill her estranged husband to resolve a custody dispute and then to kill himself so it appeared to be a murder-suicide.More >>
    Prosecutors: Former Missouri jailer persuaded terminally ill father to kill her estranged husband to resolve a custody dispute and then to kill himself so it appeared to be a murder-suicide.More >>
  • Overpressurized lines caused deadly gas explosions, feds say

    Overpressurized lines caused deadly gas explosions, feds say

    Thursday, October 11 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-10-11 19:53:38 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-10-11 20:59:55 GMT
    Federal investigators are confirming that over pressurized natural gas lines were the source of a series of explosions and fires in communities north of Boston last month.More >>
    Federal investigators are confirming that over pressurized natural gas lines were the source of a series of explosions and fires in communities north of Boston last month.More >>
  • 3 farmers to plead guilty in organic grain fraud scheme

    3 farmers to plead guilty in organic grain fraud scheme

    Thursday, October 11 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-10-11 16:42:46 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-10-11 20:45:18 GMT
    Three Nebraska farmers have agreed to plead guilty to fraudulently marketing non-organic corn and soybeans as certified organic as part of a multi-million-dollar scheme from 2010 until 2017.More >>
    Three Nebraska farmers have agreed to plead guilty to fraudulently marketing non-organic corn and soybeans as certified organic as part of a multi-million-dollar scheme from 2010 until 2017.More >>
  • Limousine service operator charged in crash that killed 20

    Limousine service operator charged in crash that killed 20

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-10-10 12:28:07 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-10-11 19:03:40 GMT
    The wife of a limousine driver involved in a New York crash that killed 20 people says her late husband had previously expressed concerns about the company's vehicles.More >>
    The wife of a limousine driver involved in a New York crash that killed 20 people says her late husband had previously expressed concerns about the company's vehicles.More >>
  • FBI says man planned to bomb National Mall on Election Day

    FBI says man planned to bomb National Mall on Election Day

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-10-10 22:29:00 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:25 PM EDT2018-10-11 18:25:41 GMT
    Federal authorities have charged a New York man with building a 200-pound bomb that he planned to detonate on Election Day on the National Mall in Washington.More >>
    Federal authorities have charged a New York man with building a 200-pound bomb that he planned to detonate on Election Day on the National Mall in Washington.More >>
  • Coroner: Verne Troyer death suicide by alcohol intoxication

    Coroner: Verne Troyer death suicide by alcohol intoxication

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-10-10 20:40:28 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-10-11 17:49:54 GMT
    The Los Angeles County coroner says diminutive actor Verne Troyer died last April of suicide by alcohol intoxication.More >>
    The Los Angeles County coroner says diminutive actor Verne Troyer died last April of suicide by alcohol intoxication.More >>
  • Months of anxiety for Wisconsin manufacturers amid trade war

    Months of anxiety for Wisconsin manufacturers amid trade war

    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-10-11 11:00:11 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-10-11 17:42:49 GMT
    Anxiety grips Wisconsin's vital manufacturers in midst of Trump trade war.More >>
    Anxiety grips Wisconsin's vital manufacturers in midst of Trump trade war.More >>
  • Judge cites father's 'callous' 911 call; orders murder trial

    Judge cites father's 'callous' 911 call; orders murder trial

    Thursday, October 11 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-10-11 16:49:07 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-10-11 17:27:09 GMT
    (Cory Morse  /The Grand Rapids Press via AP). Tatiana Fusari reacts near her defense attorney, Damian Nunzio, during her probable-cause hearing at 63rd District Court in Grand Rapids on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.  Seth Welch and Tatiana Fusari were char...(Cory Morse /The Grand Rapids Press via AP). Tatiana Fusari reacts near her defense attorney, Damian Nunzio, during her probable-cause hearing at 63rd District Court in Grand Rapids on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018. Seth Welch and Tatiana Fusari were char...
    A judge has ordered two Michigan parents to stand trial for murder in the death of their malnourished 10-month-old daughter, citing the "callousness" of the father's 911 call in which he referred to the child as...More >>
    A judge has ordered two Michigan parents to stand trial for murder in the death of their malnourished 10-month-old daughter, citing the "callousness" of the father's 911 call in which he referred to the child as "dead as a door knob.".More >>
  • Tennessee Senate candidates exchange barbs in final debate

    Tennessee Senate candidates exchange barbs in final debate

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 10:29 PM EDT2018-10-11 02:29:06 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-10-11 17:08:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, Pool). Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn, right, speaks during the 2018 Tennessee U.S. Senate Debate with Democratic candidate and former Gov. Phil Bredesen at The University of Tennessee Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, in in Kno...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, Pool). Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn, right, speaks during the 2018 Tennessee U.S. Senate Debate with Democratic candidate and former Gov. Phil Bredesen at The University of Tennessee Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, in in Kno...
    Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn repeatedly attempted to tie her Democratic opponent Phil Bredesen to national Democrats in their second and final debate.More >>
    Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn repeatedly attempted to tie her Democratic opponent Phil Bredesen to national Democrats in their second and final debate.More >>
  • Michael offers exposure, and risk, to Gillum in gov's race

    Michael offers exposure, and risk, to Gillum in gov's race

    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-10-11 05:11:37 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-10-11 14:07:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gary Fineout). Tallahassee Mayor and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum, speaks during a briefing on Hurricane Michael in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday Oct. 10, 2018. In the days before Hurricane Michael made landfall, Gillum bla...(AP Photo/Gary Fineout). Tallahassee Mayor and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum, speaks during a briefing on Hurricane Michael in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday Oct. 10, 2018. In the days before Hurricane Michael made landfall, Gillum bla...
    Hurricane Michael whirled into the Florida governor's race days before it came ashore, and one of the beneficiaries could be Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, the Democratic nominee.More >>
    Hurricane Michael whirled into the Florida governor's race days before it came ashore, and one of the beneficiaries could be Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, the Democratic nominee.More >>
  • The Latest: Michael still a hurricane hours after landfall

    The Latest: Michael still a hurricane hours after landfall

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-10-10 06:28:25 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 8:59 AM EDT2018-10-11 12:59:01 GMT
    Graphic shows the predicted precipitation over the next five days caused by Hurricane Michael; 2c x 4 inches; 96.3 mm x 101 mm;Graphic shows the predicted precipitation over the next five days caused by Hurricane Michael; 2c x 4 inches; 96.3 mm x 101 mm;
    The National Hurricane Center says Michael has become an extremely dangerous Category 4 storm.More >>
    The National Hurricane Center says Michael has become an extremely dangerous Category 4 storm.More >>
  • UN report on global warming carries life-or-death warning

    UN report on global warming carries life-or-death warning

    Monday, October 8 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-10-08 04:38:26 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-10-11 10:05:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2015 file photo, fish swim over a patch of bleached coral in Hawaii's Kaneohe Bay off the island of Oahu. Warmer water is repeatedly causing mass global bleaching events to Earth's fragile coral ree...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2015 file photo, fish swim over a patch of bleached coral in Hawaii's Kaneohe Bay off the island of Oahu. Warmer water is repeatedly causing mass global bleaching events to Earth's fragile coral ree...
    UN report says limiting global warming to just under a single degree could mean the difference between life and death in the coming decades.More >>
    UN report says limiting global warming to just under a single degree could mean the difference between life and death in the coming decades.More >>
  • More than 100 pot shops set to open as Canada legalizes weed

    More than 100 pot shops set to open as Canada legalizes weed

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-10-10 05:48:19 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 6:04 AM EDT2018-10-11 10:04:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Sept. 24, 2018 photo, a pin promoting Crop King Seeds, with the colors and maple-leaf logo of the Canadian flag, is displayed on a package of marijuana seeds for sale at the Warmland Centre, a medical marijuana dispens...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Sept. 24, 2018 photo, a pin promoting Crop King Seeds, with the colors and maple-leaf logo of the Canadian flag, is displayed on a package of marijuana seeds for sale at the Warmland Centre, a medical marijuana dispens...
    Next week, Canada becomes the largest country with a legal national marijuana market, but rollout will vary from province to province.More >>
    Next week, Canada becomes the largest country with a legal national marijuana market, but rollout will vary from province to province.More >>
  • Attorney: Ronaldo rape report documents altered, fabricated

    Attorney: Ronaldo rape report documents altered, fabricated

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-10-10 17:02:53 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 4:02 AM EDT2018-10-11 08:02:19 GMT
    Cristiano Ronaldo's new Las Vegas lawyer says claims that the soccer star raped a woman are "complete fabrications" and the encounter was consensual.More >>
    Cristiano Ronaldo's new Las Vegas lawyer says claims that the soccer star raped a woman are "complete fabrications" and the encounter was consensual.More >>
  • SpaceX satellite launch lights up night sky, social media

    SpaceX satellite launch lights up night sky, social media

    Monday, October 8 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-10-08 15:27:09 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:45 AM EDT2018-10-11 05:45:37 GMT
    (SpaceX via AP). In this image made from video provided by SpaceX, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying an Argentinian satellite blasts off from the Vandenberg Air Force Base launch site, about 130 miles (209 kilometers) northwest of Los Angeles on Sunday...(SpaceX via AP). In this image made from video provided by SpaceX, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying an Argentinian satellite blasts off from the Vandenberg Air Force Base launch site, about 130 miles (209 kilometers) northwest of Los Angeles on Sunday...
    When SpaceX launched a rocket carrying an Argentine Earth-observation satellite from California, both the night sky and social media lit up.More >>
    When SpaceX launched a rocket carrying an Argentine Earth-observation satellite from California, both the night sky and social media lit up.More >>
  • Mexican policeman held after meth found in car

    Mexican policeman held after meth found in car

    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-10-11 05:20:06 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-10-11 05:38:54 GMT
    Southern California authorities have arrested a Mexican police officer they say had 50 pounds of methamphetamine in his car.More >>
    Southern California authorities have arrested a Mexican police officer they say had 50 pounds of methamphetamine in his car.More >>
  • Gunman arrested near California park where camper was shot

    Gunman arrested near California park where camper was shot

    Thursday, October 11 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-10-11 04:04:42 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-10-11 04:13:25 GMT
    A gunman found in a rugged Malibu-area canyon area has been arrested for a series of burglaries, and authorities will investigate whether he's linked to the killing of a camper at a nearby park.More >>
    A gunman found in a rugged Malibu-area canyon area has been arrested for a series of burglaries, and authorities will investigate whether he's linked to the killing of a camper at a nearby park.More >>
  • Appeals court stays execution of Tennessee death row inmate

    Appeals court stays execution of Tennessee death row inmate

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 9:54 PM EDT2018-10-11 01:54:00 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 9:59 PM EDT2018-10-11 01:59:22 GMT
    (Tennessee Department of Corrections via AP). This undated photo released by the Tennessee Department of Corrections, shows death row inmate Edmund Zagorski in Tenn. An attorney for Zagorski says his choice of death by electrocution over lethal injecti...(Tennessee Department of Corrections via AP). This undated photo released by the Tennessee Department of Corrections, shows death row inmate Edmund Zagorski in Tenn. An attorney for Zagorski says his choice of death by electrocution over lethal injecti...
    A federal appeals court panel stays Thursday's scheduled execution of a Tennessee inmate, allowing time for consideration of arguments he had poor legal representation at trial.More >>
    A federal appeals court panel stays Thursday's scheduled execution of a Tennessee inmate, allowing time for consideration of arguments he had poor legal representation at trial.More >>
  • Storm offers exposure, risk to Democrat in governor's race

    Storm offers exposure, risk to Democrat in governor's race

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-10-10 20:44:23 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-10-11 01:02:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gary Fineout). Tallahassee Mayor and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum, speaks during a briefing on Hurricane Michael in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday Oct. 10, 2018. In the days before Hurricane Michael made landfall, Gillum bla...(AP Photo/Gary Fineout). Tallahassee Mayor and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum, speaks during a briefing on Hurricane Michael in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday Oct. 10, 2018. In the days before Hurricane Michael made landfall, Gillum bla...
    Hurricane Michael brings exposure, and risk, to Democrat running for Florida governor.More >>
    Hurricane Michael brings exposure, and risk, to Democrat running for Florida governor.More >>
  • 'Catching some hell': Hurricane Michael slams into Florida

    'Catching some hell': Hurricane Michael slams into Florida

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-10-10 05:13:20 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-10-11 00:25:37 GMT
    Graphic shows the predicted precipitation over the next five days caused by Hurricane Michael; 2c x 4 inches; 96.3 mm x 101 mm;Graphic shows the predicted precipitation over the next five days caused by Hurricane Michael; 2c x 4 inches; 96.3 mm x 101 mm;
    Preparations for Hurricane Michael stretched late into Tuesday evening as the major storm sped toward Florida's Panhandle, bringing with it strong winds and rain.More >>
    Preparations for Hurricane Michael stretched late into Tuesday evening as the major storm sped toward Florida's Panhandle, bringing with it strong winds and rain.More >>
  • All 15 Texas Catholic dioceses to name accused priests

    All 15 Texas Catholic dioceses to name accused priests

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-10-10 20:40:00 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 8:19 PM EDT2018-10-11 00:19:18 GMT
    The 15 Catholic dioceses in Texas early next year will release the names of clergy who have served in a parish since 1950 who have been "credibly accused" of sexual abuse of a minor.More >>
    The 15 Catholic dioceses in Texas early next year will release the names of clergy who have served in a parish since 1950 who have been "credibly accused" of sexual abuse of a minor.More >>
  • Judge: Video 'casts doubt' on police account of killing

    Judge: Video 'casts doubt' on police account of killing

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-10-10 19:03:51 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 7:39 PM EDT2018-10-10 23:39:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2015 file photo an image of Mario Woods, who was fatally shot by police, is shown on a monitor at a news conference at Southeast Community College in San Francisco. A federal judge says video of the r...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2015 file photo an image of Mario Woods, who was fatally shot by police, is shown on a monitor at a news conference at Southeast Community College in San Francisco. A federal judge says video of the r...
    A federal judge says video of a racially charged, fatal San Francisco police shooting "casts doubt" on officers' accounts that a black man was moving quickly toward them when they shot.More >>
    A federal judge says video of a racially charged, fatal San Francisco police shooting "casts doubt" on officers' accounts that a black man was moving quickly toward them when they shot.More >>
  • After backlash, Amazon to boost pay for longtime workers

    After backlash, Amazon to boost pay for longtime workers

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-10-10 16:08:13 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-10-10 22:40:28 GMT
    Amazon, facing a backlash from longtime warehouse workers who say its $15 hourly minimum wage wouldn't benefit them, will now get a bigger raise.More >>
    Amazon, facing a backlash from longtime warehouse workers who say its $15 hourly minimum wage wouldn't benefit them, will now get a bigger raise.More >>
  • From 'special seed' to 2,170-pound winning pumpkin

    From 'special seed' to 2,170-pound winning pumpkin

    Monday, October 8 2018 7:37 PM EDT2018-10-08 23:37:28 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 5:47 PM EDT2018-10-10 21:47:21 GMT
    (Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group via AP). Steve Daletas of Pleasant Hill, Ore., celebrates his first place win in the 45th annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, in Half Moon Bay, Calif. A commercial pilot from Oreg...(Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group via AP). Steve Daletas of Pleasant Hill, Ore., celebrates his first place win in the 45th annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, in Half Moon Bay, Calif. A commercial pilot from Oreg...
    A commercial pilot from Oregon says "one special seed" and months of care produced a massive pumpkin that tipped the scales at a contest in Northern California.More >>
    A commercial pilot from Oregon says "one special seed" and months of care produced a massive pumpkin that tipped the scales at a contest in Northern California.More >>
  • Libertarian says Trump, Democrats need a swing-vote senator

    Libertarian says Trump, Democrats need a swing-vote senator

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-10-10 05:14:18 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-10-10 21:19:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2016, file photo, then-Libertarian presidential candidate and former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson speaks with legislators at the Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City. Johnson wants to occupy a potent...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2016, file photo, then-Libertarian presidential candidate and former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson speaks with legislators at the Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City. Johnson wants to occupy a potent...
    2016 presidential candidate Gary Johnson is steering back into the eye of the Washington political storm with a bid to join the Senate as a Libertarian swing vote.More >>
    2016 presidential candidate Gary Johnson is steering back into the eye of the Washington political storm with a bid to join the Senate as a Libertarian swing vote.More >>
  • Betty Grissom, widow of astronaut Virgil 'Gus' Grissom, dies

    Betty Grissom, widow of astronaut Virgil 'Gus' Grissom, dies

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-10-10 17:57:16 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-10-10 20:50:10 GMT
    Betty Lavonne Grissom, the widow of astronaut Virgil "Gus" Grissom who successfully sued a NASA contractor after his death in the 1967 Apollo launch pad fire, has died.More >>
    Betty Lavonne Grissom, the widow of astronaut Virgil "Gus" Grissom who successfully sued a NASA contractor after his death in the 1967 Apollo launch pad fire, has died.More >>
  • The Latest: Lawyer says limo service operator isn't guilty

    The Latest: Lawyer says limo service operator isn't guilty

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-10-10 16:14:30 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-10-10 19:02:43 GMT
    (Tom Heffernan Sr. via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2018, file photo, a limousine, left, has landed in the woods following a fatal crash in Schoharie, N.Y. Kim Lisinicchia tells CBS in an interview aired on Wednesday, Oct. 10, that her husband, Sc...(Tom Heffernan Sr. via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2018, file photo, a limousine, left, has landed in the woods following a fatal crash in Schoharie, N.Y. Kim Lisinicchia tells CBS in an interview aired on Wednesday, Oct. 10, that her husband, Sc...
    The driver of a limousine involved in a deadly crash in upstate New York was stopped in August by a state trooper in the same vehicle and told he lacked the proper license to drive the limousine.More >>
    The driver of a limousine involved in a deadly crash in upstate New York was stopped in August by a state trooper in the same vehicle and told he lacked the proper license to drive the limousine.More >>
  • Mega Millions players have chance at US's 9th largest prize

    Mega Millions players have chance at US's 9th largest prize

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-10-10 16:58:10 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018-10-10 18:00:56 GMT
    Lottery players will have a chance at the nation's ninth-largest jackpot when numbers are drawn for Friday's Mega Millions game.More >>
    Lottery players will have a chance at the nation's ninth-largest jackpot when numbers are drawn for Friday's Mega Millions game.More >>
  • US bans new mining claims on public land near Yellowstone

    US bans new mining claims on public land near Yellowstone

    Monday, October 8 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-10-08 15:57:07 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-10-10 17:58:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, file). FILE--IIn this Aug. 16, 2018, file photo, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke speaks to members of the media outside the White House in Washington, D.C. Zinke has scheduled a visit, Monday, Oct. 8 to Montana, where ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, file). FILE--IIn this Aug. 16, 2018, file photo, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke speaks to members of the media outside the White House in Washington, D.C. Zinke has scheduled a visit, Monday, Oct. 8 to Montana, where ...
    U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is in southwestern Montana, where he's expected to approve a plan to block new mining claims on public lands near Yellowstone National Park.More >>
    U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is in southwestern Montana, where he's expected to approve a plan to block new mining claims on public lands near Yellowstone National Park.More >>
  • Marijuana backers look for Midwest breakthrough in November

    Marijuana backers look for Midwest breakthrough in November

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-10-09 13:27:39 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-10-10 15:45:24 GMT
    Backers of broad marijuana legalization are looking to break through a geographic barrier in November and get their first foothold in the Midwest after a string of election victories in Northeastern and Western...More >>
    Backers of broad marijuana legalization are looking to break through a geographic barrier in November and get their first foothold in the Midwest after a string of election victories in Northeastern and Western states.More >>
  • Kanye West to visit Trump, discuss prison reform, violence

    Kanye West to visit Trump, discuss prison reform, violence

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-10-09 12:47:43 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-10-10 14:23:18 GMT
    Rapper Kanye West has been invited to the White House to have lunch with President Donald Trump and meet with Jared Kushner to talk about manufacturing, prison reform, preventing gang violence and reducing violence...More >>
    Rapper Kanye West has been invited to the White House to have lunch with President Donald Trump and meet with Jared Kushner to talk about manufacturing, prison reform, preventing gang violence and reducing violence in Chicago.More >>
  • Limo driver's family believes he was given an unsafe vehicle

    Limo driver's family believes he was given an unsafe vehicle

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-10-09 04:39:20 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 8:07 AM EDT2018-10-10 12:07:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Family members and friends gather for a candlelight vigil memorial at Mohawk Valley Gateway Overlook Pedestrian Bridge in Amsterdam, N.Y., Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. The memorial honored 20 people who died in Saturday's fatal limous...(AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Family members and friends gather for a candlelight vigil memorial at Mohawk Valley Gateway Overlook Pedestrian Bridge in Amsterdam, N.Y., Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. The memorial honored 20 people who died in Saturday's fatal limous...
    A ceremony for the victims of the upstate New York limousine crash that killed 20 people ended with participants lifting candles above their heads to signal unity and perseverance.More >>
    A ceremony for the victims of the upstate New York limousine crash that killed 20 people ended with participants lifting candles above their heads to signal unity and perseverance.More >>
  • Officials: Power lines ignited fatal blaze in California

    Officials: Power lines ignited fatal blaze in California

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-10-09 18:57:43 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-10-10 10:38:30 GMT
    California fire officials say sagging Pacific Gas and Electric Co. power lines that made contact ignited a blaze last year in California that killed four people and injured a firefighter.More >>
    California fire officials say sagging Pacific Gas and Electric Co. power lines that made contact ignited a blaze last year in California that killed four people and injured a firefighter.More >>
  • Want election results? On West Coast, patience is required

    Want election results? On West Coast, patience is required

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-10-09 14:11:42 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 6:23 AM EDT2018-10-10 10:23:06 GMT
    In Washington and California, the election often isn't over on election night.More >>
    In Washington and California, the election often isn't over on election night.More >>
  • Arizona company recalls beef that's sickened 57 people in US

    Arizona company recalls beef that's sickened 57 people in US

    Thursday, October 4 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-10-04 18:24:53 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 4:49 AM EDT2018-10-10 08:49:11 GMT
    An Arizona company has recalled more than 6.5 million pounds of beef that could be contaminated with salmonella.More >>
    An Arizona company has recalled more than 6.5 million pounds of beef that could be contaminated with salmonella.More >>
  • Major Hurricane Michael bearing down on Florida Panhandle

    Major Hurricane Michael bearing down on Florida Panhandle

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-10-09 04:57:49 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:39 AM EDT2018-10-10 05:39:45 GMT
    (Patti Blake/News Herald via AP). Bobby Smith boards up the windows at Jani's Ceramics in Panama City, Fla., on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Michael.(Patti Blake/News Herald via AP). Bobby Smith boards up the windows at Jani's Ceramics in Panama City, Fla., on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Michael.
    'Monstrous' Hurricane Michael gaining strength over warm tropical waters, forecast to quickly intensify into a major hurricane in coming hours as it heads toward north Florida.More >>
    'Monstrous' Hurricane Michael gaining strength over warm tropical waters, forecast to quickly intensify into a major hurricane in coming hours as it heads toward north Florida.More >>
  • Basketball player's father: Louisville assistant gave cash

    Basketball player's father: Louisville assistant gave cash

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-10-09 17:17:52 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-10-10 05:25:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). THIS CORRECTS THE IDENTIFICATION TO BRIAN BOWEN SR., AND NOT MERL CODE, AS ORIGINALLY SENT - Brian Bowen Sr. arrives at federal court, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, in New York. When Brian Bowen Jr., one of America's brightest high ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). THIS CORRECTS THE IDENTIFICATION TO BRIAN BOWEN SR., AND NOT MERL CODE, AS ORIGINALLY SENT - Brian Bowen Sr. arrives at federal court, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, in New York. When Brian Bowen Jr., one of America's brightest high ...
    The father of a blue-chip college basketball recruit has testified that an assistant coach at the University of Louisville gave him a secret cash payment of $1,300.More >>
    The father of a blue-chip college basketball recruit has testified that an assistant coach at the University of Louisville gave him a secret cash payment of $1,300.More >>
  • Limo company owner was a controversial FBI informant

    Limo company owner was a controversial FBI informant

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 12:47 AM EDT2018-10-09 04:47:24 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-10-10 05:07:56 GMT
    The owner of a limo company in the crash that killed 20 people was well known to law enforcement as an FBI informant.More >>
    The owner of a limo company in the crash that killed 20 people was well known to law enforcement as an FBI informant.More >>
  • No free lunch for renewables: More wind power would warm US

    No free lunch for renewables: More wind power would warm US

    Thursday, October 4 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-10-04 21:05:25 GMT
    Wednesday, October 10 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-10-10 05:05:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2018 file photo, wind turbines stand over a farmhouse  near Northwood, Iowa. A new study out of Harvard finds that ramping up wind power in America would also dial up the nation’s temperatures.(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2018 file photo, wind turbines stand over a farmhouse near Northwood, Iowa. A new study out of Harvard finds that ramping up wind power in America would also dial up the nation’s temperatures.
    A new study out of Harvard finds that ramping up wind power in America would also dial up the nation's temperatures.More >>
    A new study out of Harvard finds that ramping up wind power in America would also dial up the nation's temperatures.More >>
  • Harvard, NYU law reviews accused of bias against whites, men

    Harvard, NYU law reviews accused of bias against whites, men

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-10-09 21:23:38 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-10-10 03:20:52 GMT
    A group in Texas says legal journals at Harvard University and New York University illegally give preference to racial minorities and women when selecting editors and articles.More >>
    A group in Texas says legal journals at Harvard University and New York University illegally give preference to racial minorities and women when selecting editors and articles.More >>
  • Lawyer: Tennessee rejects inmate's request for electrocution

    Lawyer: Tennessee rejects inmate's request for electrocution

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 9:08 PM EDT2018-10-10 01:08:12 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-10-10 01:11:44 GMT
    (Tennessee Department of Corrections via AP). This undated photo released by the Tennessee Department of Corrections, shows death row inmate Edmund Zagorski in Tenn. An attorney for Zagorski says his choice of death by electrocution over lethal injecti...(Tennessee Department of Corrections via AP). This undated photo released by the Tennessee Department of Corrections, shows death row inmate Edmund Zagorski in Tenn. An attorney for Zagorski says his choice of death by electrocution over lethal injecti...
    The state of Tennessee has denied the request by Tennessee inmate Edmund Zagorski to die in the electric chair, his attorney says, and plans to proceed with plans to execute him Thursday by lethal injection.More >>
    The state of Tennessee has denied the request by Tennessee inmate Edmund Zagorski to die in the electric chair, his attorney says, and plans to proceed with plans to execute him Thursday by lethal injection.More >>
  • Officials: 4 people remain missing in West Texas flooding

    Officials: 4 people remain missing in West Texas flooding

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 9:17 AM EDT2018-10-09 13:17:40 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 7:41 PM EDT2018-10-09 23:41:05 GMT
    (Jamie "Adventureman" McDonald via AP). A man who bystanders said was clinging to a tree in the South Llano River is rescued by helicopter, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018 in Junction, Texas. Crews in boats and helicopters are searching for at least four people m...(Jamie "Adventureman" McDonald via AP). A man who bystanders said was clinging to a tree in the South Llano River is rescued by helicopter, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018 in Junction, Texas. Crews in boats and helicopters are searching for at least four people m...
    Four men remain missing after a West Texas RV park was overrun by raging floodwaters and authorities are awaiting daybreak to resume their search.More >>
    Four men remain missing after a West Texas RV park was overrun by raging floodwaters and authorities are awaiting daybreak to resume their search.More >>
  • One of oldest coal companies in US files for bankruptcy

    One of oldest coal companies in US files for bankruptcy

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-10-09 18:47:46 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 7:38 PM EDT2018-10-09 23:38:25 GMT
    (Larry Mayer/The Billings Gazette via AP, File). FILE - This file photo taken May 25, 2013, shows an aerial view of Colstrip power plants 1,2,3 & 4 and the Westmoreland coal mines near Colstrip, Mont. Westmoreland Coal Co. of Englewood, Colo., file...(Larry Mayer/The Billings Gazette via AP, File). FILE - This file photo taken May 25, 2013, shows an aerial view of Colstrip power plants 1,2,3 & 4 and the Westmoreland coal mines near Colstrip, Mont. Westmoreland Coal Co. of Englewood, Colo., file...
    One of the oldest coal companies in the U.S. has filed for bankruptcy to deal with its steep debt amid declining world demand.More >>
    One of the oldest coal companies in the U.S. has filed for bankruptcy to deal with its steep debt amid declining world demand.More >>
  • Israeli official criticizes University of Michigan lecture

    Israeli official criticizes University of Michigan lecture

    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:48:07 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 5:04 PM EDT2018-10-09 21:04:46 GMT
    A senior Israeli cabinet minister sent a letter to the University of Michigan president over campus incidents the politician described as "vitriolic hatred against the Jewish state".More >>
    A senior Israeli cabinet minister sent a letter to the University of Michigan president over campus incidents the politician described as "vitriolic hatred against the Jewish state".More >>
  • Good Samaritan driver revives squirrel after car scare

    Good Samaritan driver revives squirrel after car scare

    Friday, October 5 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-10-05 14:35:11 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-10-09 20:03:55 GMT
    A motionless squirrel lying spread-eagled on its back has been coaxed back to life by a concerned driver who performed chest compressions beside a Minnesota road.More >>
    A motionless squirrel lying spread-eagled on its back has been coaxed back to life by a concerned driver who performed chest compressions beside a Minnesota road.More >>
  • California homeowners: Wildfire cleanup made matters worse

    California homeowners: Wildfire cleanup made matters worse

    Monday, October 8 2018 12:56 AM EDT2018-10-08 04:56:49 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-10-09 18:58:35 GMT
    Hundreds of California wine country homeowners who lost their houses to the state's most destructive wildfire last year are complaining that a $1.3 billion U.S. Army Corps of Engineers cleanup project made their...More >>
    Hundreds of California wine country homeowners who lost their houses to the state's most destructive wildfire last year are complaining that a $1.3 billion U.S. Army Corps of Engineers cleanup project made their situations worse.More >>
  • Governor candidates spar on vision for California

    Governor candidates spar on vision for California

    Monday, October 8 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-10-08 14:39:27 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-10-09 17:24:12 GMT
    (AP Photos/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - This combination of March 8, 2018, photos shows California gubernatorial candidates Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, left, a Democrat and Republican businessman John Cox in Sacramento, Calif. Cox and Newsom is debating ...(AP Photos/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - This combination of March 8, 2018, photos shows California gubernatorial candidates Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, left, a Democrat and Republican businessman John Cox in Sacramento, Calif. Cox and Newsom is debating ...
    The two men hoping to be California's next governor are about to face each other for what's expected to be their only debate ahead of the November election.More >>
    The two men hoping to be California's next governor are about to face each other for what's expected to be their only debate ahead of the November election.More >>
  • Violinist, professor, pastor among 25 'genius grant' winners

    Violinist, professor, pastor among 25 'genius grant' winners

    Thursday, October 4 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-10-04 16:14:37 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 10:31 AM EDT2018-10-09 14:31:03 GMT
    A violinist who organizes concerts for the homeless and a pastor who protests against voter suppression are among this year's MacArthur fellows and recipients of so-called genius grants.More >>
    A violinist who organizes concerts for the homeless and a pastor who protests against voter suppression are among this year's MacArthur fellows and recipients of so-called genius grants.More >>
  • Trump says he likes Swift's music less post-endorsement

    Trump says he likes Swift's music less post-endorsement

    Monday, October 8 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-10-08 22:17:20 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-10-09 13:58:09 GMT
    (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018, file photo, singer Taylor Swift performs on stage in concert at Wembley Stadium in London. Swift  posted on Instagram Sunday, Oct. 7, that she's voting for Tennessee's Democratic S...(Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018, file photo, singer Taylor Swift performs on stage in concert at Wembley Stadium in London. Swift posted on Instagram Sunday, Oct. 7, that she's voting for Tennessee's Democratic S...
    President Donald Trump says he likes superstar Taylor Swift's music "about 25 percent less now" that she's endorsed two Democratic candidates in Tennessee.More >>
    President Donald Trump says he likes superstar Taylor Swift's music "about 25 percent less now" that she's endorsed two Democratic candidates in Tennessee.More >>
  • 2 men die in whaling accident in Alaska, local media say

    2 men die in whaling accident in Alaska, local media say

    Monday, October 8 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-10-09 03:07:25 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 9:22 AM EDT2018-10-09 13:22:13 GMT
    Local media reports that a whaling captain and a crew member from Utqiagvik died as they towed a whale back from a hunt.More >>
    Local media reports that a whaling captain and a crew member from Utqiagvik died as they towed a whale back from a hunt.More >>
  • Scientists: US military program could be seen as bioweapon

    Scientists: US military program could be seen as bioweapon

    Thursday, October 4 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-10-04 19:34:51 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-10-09 05:10:15 GMT
    (Meena Haribal/Boyce Thompson Institute via AP). This undated photo provided by the Boyce Thompson Institute shows corn leaf aphids used in a study to modify crop plants through engineered viruses. In an opinion paper published Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, ...(Meena Haribal/Boyce Thompson Institute via AP). This undated photo provided by the Boyce Thompson Institute shows corn leaf aphids used in a study to modify crop plants through engineered viruses. In an opinion paper published Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, ...
    The U.S. government wants to protect the nation's food supply with insects that can spread viruses that genetically modify crops.More >>
    The U.S. government wants to protect the nation's food supply with insects that can spread viruses that genetically modify crops.More >>
  • US Gulf Coast bracing for 'monstrous' Hurricane Michael

    US Gulf Coast bracing for 'monstrous' Hurricane Michael

    Monday, October 8 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-10-08 04:16:57 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-09 05:00:44 GMT
    (NOAA via AP). This satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows a view of Tropical Storm Michael, lower right, churning as it heads toward the Florida Panhandle, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, at 6:52 p.m. Eastern Time.(NOAA via AP). This satellite image provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows a view of Tropical Storm Michael, lower right, churning as it heads toward the Florida Panhandle, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, at 6:52 p.m. Eastern Time.
    Florida governor rushing emergency preparations for Michael, which is expected to become a hurricane before midweek landfall on northeast U.S. Gulf Coast.More >>
    Florida governor rushing emergency preparations for Michael, which is expected to become a hurricane before midweek landfall on northeast U.S. Gulf Coast.More >>
  • Cuomo says limo shouldn't have been on road; victims mourned

    Cuomo says limo shouldn't have been on road; victims mourned

    Monday, October 8 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-10-08 04:17:23 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-10-09 04:43:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans Pennink). People place flowers, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, at the scene where 20 people died as the result of a limousine crashing into a parked and unoccupied SUV at an intersection a day earlier, in Schoharie, N.Y.(AP Photo/Hans Pennink). People place flowers, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, at the scene where 20 people died as the result of a limousine crashing into a parked and unoccupied SUV at an intersection a day earlier, in Schoharie, N.Y.
    The manager of a store where a limo crash killed 20 people says the intersection where it occurred has long been dangerous.More >>
    The manager of a store where a limo crash killed 20 people says the intersection where it occurred has long been dangerous.More >>
  • Limo company operator has history as FBI informant

    Limo company operator has history as FBI informant

    Monday, October 8 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-10-09 01:07:19 GMT
    Tuesday, October 9 2018 12:43 AM EDT2018-10-09 04:43:37 GMT
    The owner of a limo company in the crash that killed 20 people was well known to law enforcement as an FBI informant.More >>
    The owner of a limo company in the crash that killed 20 people was well known to law enforcement as an FBI informant.More >>
  • Hillary and Bill Clinton to go on tour this year

    Hillary and Bill Clinton to go on tour this year

    Monday, October 8 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-10-08 14:07:22 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-10-09 02:59:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, and her husband former President Bill Clinton, greet supporters after voting in Chappaqua, N.Y. The Clintons announced Monday, Oct....(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, and her husband former President Bill Clinton, greet supporters after voting in Chappaqua, N.Y. The Clintons announced Monday, Oct....
    Now that Beyonce and Jay-Z are off the road, another power couple is taking their place: Hillary and Bill Clinton.More >>
    Now that Beyonce and Jay-Z are off the road, another power couple is taking their place: Hillary and Bill Clinton.More >>
  • The Latest: Over 1,000 honor limo crash victims at vigil

    The Latest: Over 1,000 honor limo crash victims at vigil

    Monday, October 8 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-10-08 21:27:18 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-10-09 00:41:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Television networks broadcast at the roadside memorial scene of Saturday's fatal limousine crash in Schoharie, N.Y., Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. A limousine loaded with people headed to a birthday party blew the stop sign at the end ...(AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Television networks broadcast at the roadside memorial scene of Saturday's fatal limousine crash in Schoharie, N.Y., Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. A limousine loaded with people headed to a birthday party blew the stop sign at the end ...
    Records indicate that the limousine company involved in a crash that killed 20 people in upstate New York is owned by a noted FBI informant.More >>
    Records indicate that the limousine company involved in a crash that killed 20 people in upstate New York is owned by a noted FBI informant.More >>
  • Pickup truck lands on top of car in Arizona, no one hurt

    Pickup truck lands on top of car in Arizona, no one hurt

    Monday, October 8 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-10-08 17:28:02 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-10-09 00:41:01 GMT
    (Ralph Lucas/Prescott Fire Department via AP). In this Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018 photo provided by the Prescott Fire Department, firefighters work the scene of an accident in Prescott, Ariz. Firefighters in Prescott said nobody was hurt after a pickup truck...(Ralph Lucas/Prescott Fire Department via AP). In this Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018 photo provided by the Prescott Fire Department, firefighters work the scene of an accident in Prescott, Ariz. Firefighters in Prescott said nobody was hurt after a pickup truck...
    Authorities say a pickup truck landed on top of a car after the truck was hit by another vehicle and went flying through the air. No one was hurt.More >>
    Authorities say a pickup truck landed on top of a car after the truck was hit by another vehicle and went flying through the air. No one was hurt.More >>
  • Felon charged in series of deadly Kansas City-area shootings

    Felon charged in series of deadly Kansas City-area shootings

    Monday, October 8 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-10-09 00:07:25 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 8:08 PM EDT2018-10-09 00:08:27 GMT
    (Mo.) Police Department via AP). This 2014 photo from a previous arrest provided by the Kansas City Police Department in Kansas City, Mo. shows Issac Fisher, who was arrested Sunday night, Oct. 7, 2018, as a suspect in a series of shootings that left s...(Mo.) Police Department via AP). This 2014 photo from a previous arrest provided by the Kansas City Police Department in Kansas City, Mo. shows Issac Fisher, who was arrested Sunday night, Oct. 7, 2018, as a suspect in a series of shootings that left s...
    Convicted felon charged with a total of 18 felonies including murder after a series of shootings that left three people dead and two wounded in the Kansas City area.More >>
    Convicted felon charged with a total of 18 felonies including murder after a series of shootings that left three people dead and two wounded in the Kansas City area.More >>
  • Suspended West Virginia justice testifies at own trial

    Suspended West Virginia justice testifies at own trial

    Monday, October 8 2018 8:03 PM EDT2018-10-09 00:03:01 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-10-09 00:07:22 GMT
    A suspended West Virginia Supreme Court justice has taken the witness stand at his criminal trial and denied using state vehicles for his own benefit.More >>
    A suspended West Virginia Supreme Court justice has taken the witness stand at his criminal trial and denied using state vehicles for his own benefit.More >>
  • Oregon vineyards face losses amid concerns about smoke taint

    Oregon vineyards face losses amid concerns about smoke taint

    Thursday, October 4 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-10-05 00:04:54 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-10-08 22:01:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Don Ryan). FILE--In this Feb. 23, 2004, file photo, winemaker David Lett savors the bouquet from a glass of Pinot Noir at his Eyrie Vinyards home in Dundee, Ore. Some Oregon lawmakers and winery owners are scrambling to help a dozen vineyards...(AP Photo/Don Ryan). FILE--In this Feb. 23, 2004, file photo, winemaker David Lett savors the bouquet from a glass of Pinot Noir at his Eyrie Vinyards home in Dundee, Ore. Some Oregon lawmakers and winery owners are scrambling to help a dozen vineyards...
    Some Oregon lawmakers and winery owners are scrambling to help a dozen vineyard owners who face the prospect of tons of grapes withering on the vine unsold.More >>
    Some Oregon lawmakers and winery owners are scrambling to help a dozen vineyard owners who face the prospect of tons of grapes withering on the vine unsold.More >>
  • Taylor Swift breaks political silence, backs Tennessee Dems

    Taylor Swift breaks political silence, backs Tennessee Dems

    Sunday, October 7 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-10-08 02:26:56 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-10-08 21:52:36 GMT
    Music superstar Taylor Swift says she's voting for Tennessee's Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen, breaking her long-standing refusal to discuss anything politics.More >>
    Music superstar Taylor Swift says she's voting for Tennessee's Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen, breaking her long-standing refusal to discuss anything politics.More >>
  • Mayor's spokesman: Trump 'clueless,' wrong on stop-and-frisk

    Mayor's spokesman: Trump 'clueless,' wrong on stop-and-frisk

    Monday, October 8 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-10-08 21:40:33 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 5:47 PM EDT2018-10-08 21:47:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, as he heads to Marine One for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base. Trump is traveling to Florida for the d...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, as he heads to Marine One for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base. Trump is traveling to Florida for the d...
    A spokesman for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has called President Donald Trump "clueless" for reviving criticism of Chicago and encouraging more stop-and-frisks by police.More >>
    A spokesman for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has called President Donald Trump "clueless" for reviving criticism of Chicago and encouraging more stop-and-frisks by police.More >>
  • Limousine crash ranks among deadliest US traffic accidents

    Limousine crash ranks among deadliest US traffic accidents

    Sunday, October 7 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-10-07 21:28:05 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-10-08 21:01:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, file photo, emergency crews investigate the scene where a bus carrying about 45 elderly Hurricane Rita evacuees from the Houston area caught fire and exploded on northbound Interstate...(AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, file photo, emergency crews investigate the scene where a bus carrying about 45 elderly Hurricane Rita evacuees from the Houston area caught fire and exploded on northbound Interstate...
    Limousine crash that killed 20 in upstate New York ranks among deadliest traffic accidents in US history.More >>
    Limousine crash that killed 20 in upstate New York ranks among deadliest traffic accidents in US history.More >>
  • Kavanaugh impartiality to be tested in blue state lawsuits

    Kavanaugh impartiality to be tested in blue state lawsuits

    Sunday, October 7 2018 12:07 PM EDT2018-10-07 16:07:06 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-10-08 19:40:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2017, file photo, demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store in New York. Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court would put a spotlight on the dozens ...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2017, file photo, demonstrators rally in support of net neutrality outside a Verizon store in New York. Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court would put a spotlight on the dozens ...
    Dozens of federal lawsuits pitting Democratic-leaning states against the Trump administration could test Brett Kavanaugh's independence if they eventually land at the Supreme Court.More >>
    Dozens of federal lawsuits pitting Democratic-leaning states against the Trump administration could test Brett Kavanaugh's independence if they eventually land at the Supreme Court.More >>
  • AA aims to avoid putting delayed travelers on other airlines

    AA aims to avoid putting delayed travelers on other airlines

    Monday, October 8 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-10-08 14:17:18 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-10-08 17:18:25 GMT
    A new policy at American Airlines could leave more coach passengers stranded after delays or canceled flights.More >>
    A new policy at American Airlines could leave more coach passengers stranded after delays or canceled flights.More >>
  • Comedian Katt Williams jailed on assault charges in Oregon

    Comedian Katt Williams jailed on assault charges in Oregon

    Sunday, October 7 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-10-07 17:46:52 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-10-08 17:07:43 GMT
    (Multnomah County Jail via AP). This image provided by the Multnomah County Jail shows Katt Williams who was arrested on suspicion of assaulting a driver. Williams is in jail Sunday, Oct, 7, 2018. He had come to Portland to perform in Nick Cannon’s “Wi...(Multnomah County Jail via AP). This image provided by the Multnomah County Jail shows Katt Williams who was arrested on suspicion of assaulting a driver. Williams is in jail Sunday, Oct, 7, 2018. He had come to Portland to perform in Nick Cannon’s “Wi...
    Comedian Katt Williams has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a hired driver during an argument about taking him and his dog from the Portland, Oregon, airport to a performance in the city.More >>
    Comedian Katt Williams has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a hired driver during an argument about taking him and his dog from the Portland, Oregon, airport to a performance in the city.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Another rare fish pulled back from extinction

    APNewsBreak: Another rare fish pulled back from extinction

    Thursday, October 4 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-10-04 04:34:21 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 11:41 AM EDT2018-10-08 15:41:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dan Elliott). In this Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 photo, a Colorado River razorback sucker fish is shown swimming in a tank at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service office in Lakewood, Colo. Officials say that the rare Colorado River fish has been pul...(AP Photo/Dan Elliott). In this Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 photo, a Colorado River razorback sucker fish is shown swimming in a tank at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service office in Lakewood, Colo. Officials say that the rare Colorado River fish has been pul...
    Another rare Colorado River fish has been pulled back from the brink of extinction, the second comeback this year for a species unique to the Southwestern U.S.More >>
    Another rare Colorado River fish has been pulled back from the brink of extinction, the second comeback this year for a species unique to the Southwestern U.S.More >>
  • Rocket carrying Argentinian satellite takes off successfully

    Rocket carrying Argentinian satellite takes off successfully

    Sunday, October 7 2018 10:57 PM EDT2018-10-08 02:57:35 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-10-08 15:32:10 GMT
    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying an Argentinian satellite has blasted off from California.More >>
    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying an Argentinian satellite has blasted off from California.More >>
  • 'Venom' sets October record with $80M; 'Star Is Born' soars

    'Venom' sets October record with $80M; 'Star Is Born' soars

    Sunday, October 7 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-10-07 15:36:33 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-10-08 14:58:08 GMT
    (Sony Pictures via AP). This image released by Sony Pictures shows a scene from "Venom."(Sony Pictures via AP). This image released by Sony Pictures shows a scene from "Venom."
    The Sony comic-book movie "Venom" has shrugged off bad reviews to shatter the October box-office record with an $80 million debut.More >>
    The Sony comic-book movie "Venom" has shrugged off bad reviews to shatter the October box-office record with an $80 million debut.More >>
  • 2 California newcomers differ in bids to upend House races

    2 California newcomers differ in bids to upend House races

    Sunday, October 7 2018 12:27 PM EDT2018-10-07 16:27:28 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 10:40 AM EDT2018-10-08 14:40:14 GMT
    (Ben Steinberger/Katie Hill Campaign via AP). This June 2018 photo provided by the Katie Hill Campaign shows Katie Hill on her ranch in Agua Dulce, Calif. Hill running as a Democrat wants to advance her party's plans to take control of the House by rep...(Ben Steinberger/Katie Hill Campaign via AP). This June 2018 photo provided by the Katie Hill Campaign shows Katie Hill on her ranch in Agua Dulce, Calif. Hill running as a Democrat wants to advance her party's plans to take control of the House by rep...
    In fight for US House, 2 millennial women _ 1 Democrat, the other Republican _ look to oust established congressmen in California.More >>
    In fight for US House, 2 millennial women _ 1 Democrat, the other Republican _ look to oust established congressmen in California.More >>
  • Sonia Orbuch, who fought Nazis as a girl, dies in California

    Sonia Orbuch, who fought Nazis as a girl, dies in California

    Sunday, October 7 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-10-07 22:06:47 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-10-08 13:30:55 GMT
    Sonia Orbuch, who survived the Holocaust by joining a group fighting the Nazis, has died in California.More >>
    Sonia Orbuch, who survived the Holocaust by joining a group fighting the Nazis, has died in California.More >>
  • Californians weigh making egg-laying hens cage-free by 2022

    Californians weigh making egg-laying hens cage-free by 2022

    Saturday, October 6 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-10-06 16:06:12 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 5:47 AM EDT2018-10-08 09:47:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2007, file photo, chickens appear at a chicken house near Livingston, Calif. If approved by voters in November, Proposition 12 would set size requirements on the coops and cages used to contai...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2007, file photo, chickens appear at a chicken house near Livingston, Calif. If approved by voters in November, Proposition 12 would set size requirements on the coops and cages used to contai...
    California ballot measure would make egg-laying hens cage-free by 2022, and ban sales from other states that don't adhere to California standards.More >>
    California ballot measure would make egg-laying hens cage-free by 2022, and ban sales from other states that don't adhere to California standards.More >>
  • The Latest: Site of limousine crash long a dangerous spot

    The Latest: Site of limousine crash long a dangerous spot

    Sunday, October 7 2018 12:26 PM EDT2018-10-07 16:26:38 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-08 05:00:31 GMT
    A person with knowledge of the investigation into a crash that killed 20 people in upstate New York tells The Associated Press that 18 of the victims were in a limousine.More >>
    A person with knowledge of the investigation into a crash that killed 20 people in upstate New York tells The Associated Press that 18 of the victims were in a limousine.More >>
  • UN report on global warming carries life-or-death warning

    UN report on global warming carries life-or-death warning

    Sunday, October 7 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-10-08 01:16:47 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-10-08 04:49:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2015 file photo, fish swim over a patch of bleached coral in Hawaii's Kaneohe Bay off the island of Oahu. Warmer water is repeatedly causing mass global bleaching events to Earth's fragile coral ree...(AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File). FILE - In this Oct. 26, 2015 file photo, fish swim over a patch of bleached coral in Hawaii's Kaneohe Bay off the island of Oahu. Warmer water is repeatedly causing mass global bleaching events to Earth's fragile coral ree...
    UN report says limiting global warming to nearly a single degree or so could mean the difference between life and death for many people and ecosystems in the coming decades.More >>
    UN report says limiting global warming to nearly a single degree or so could mean the difference between life and death for many people and ecosystems in the coming decades.More >>
  • Michael expected to gain hurricane strength nearing Florida

    Michael expected to gain hurricane strength nearing Florida

    Sunday, October 7 2018 9:58 AM EDT2018-10-07 13:58:56 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-10-08 04:29:28 GMT
    Forecasters say a tropical depression in the Caribbean could strengthen over the next several days and become a hurricane by midweek.More >>
    Forecasters say a tropical depression in the Caribbean could strengthen over the next several days and become a hurricane by midweek.More >>
  • 20 dead in crash of limo headed to a birthday celebration

    20 dead in crash of limo headed to a birthday celebration

    Sunday, October 7 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-10-07 15:36:28 GMT
    Monday, October 8 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-10-08 04:28:55 GMT
    State police say 20 people died in a crash in upstate New York that local officials say involved a limousine near a crowded tourist spot.More >>
    State police say 20 people died in a crash in upstate New York that local officials say involved a limousine near a crowded tourist spot.More >>
  • Mormon leader: Nicknames for faith are 'victory for Satan'

    Mormon leader: Nicknames for faith are 'victory for Satan'

    Sunday, October 7 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-10-07 21:56:47 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-10-08 03:11:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). President Russell M. Nelson leaves the morning session of a twice-annual conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, in Salt Lake City.(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). President Russell M. Nelson leaves the morning session of a twice-annual conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, in Salt Lake City.
    The president of the Mormon church wants members, the media and others to use the faith's full name, saying nicknames are "a major victory for Satan".More >>
    The president of the Mormon church wants members, the media and others to use the faith's full name, saying nicknames are "a major victory for Satan".More >>
  • Trump refugee policy leaves thousands stranded outside US

    Trump refugee policy leaves thousands stranded outside US

    Sunday, October 7 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-10-07 12:47:19 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-10-08 03:10:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nati Harnik). In this Sept. 29, 2018 photo, Hadi Mohammed sits with his 9 year old son Mohammed Ghaleb, as he displays a photo of his son as a baby in Baghdad, in their Lincoln, Neb. apartment. Death threats drove Hadi Mohammed out of Iraq an...(AP Photo/Nati Harnik). In this Sept. 29, 2018 photo, Hadi Mohammed sits with his 9 year old son Mohammed Ghaleb, as he displays a photo of his son as a baby in Baghdad, in their Lincoln, Neb. apartment. Death threats drove Hadi Mohammed out of Iraq an...
    Stricter screening procedures adopted by the Trump administration have dropped the number of refugees entering the U.S. to historically low levels, leaving people stranded in war zones as they wait for permission...More >>
    Stricter screening procedures adopted by the Trump administration have dropped the number of refugees entering the U.S. to historically low levels, leaving people stranded in war zones as they wait for permission to resettle out of harm's way.More >>
  • Mormons to spend less time at church on Sundays, leaders say

    Mormons to spend less time at church on Sundays, leaders say

    Saturday, October 6 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-10-06 16:38:28 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-10-07 21:41:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2018, file photo, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir perform during the twice-annual conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, in Salt Lake City. The well-known Mormon Tabernacle Choi...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2018, file photo, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir perform during the twice-annual conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, in Salt Lake City. The well-known Mormon Tabernacle Choi...
    Mormon leaders are set to deliver spiritual guidance and church news as the faith's twice-yearly conference kicks off in Salt Lake City one day after the faith announced it was renaming the famed Mormon Tabernacle...More >>
    Mormon leaders are set to deliver spiritual guidance and church news as the faith's twice-yearly conference kicks off in Salt Lake City one day after the faith announced it was renaming the famed Mormon Tabernacle Choir.More >>
  • The Latest: Mormon leader backs push for use of full name

    The Latest: Mormon leader backs push for use of full name

    Saturday, October 6 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-10-06 17:45:56 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-10-07 21:10:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2018, file photo, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir perform during the twice-annual conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, in Salt Lake City. The well-known Mormon Tabernacle Choi...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this March 31, 2018, file photo, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir perform during the twice-annual conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, in Salt Lake City. The well-known Mormon Tabernacle Choi...
    The Mormon church is scaling back the Sunday time commitment expected of its members from three hours to two.More >>
    The Mormon church is scaling back the Sunday time commitment expected of its members from three hours to two.More >>
  • Special FBI team helping probe deadly South Carolina attack

    Special FBI team helping probe deadly South Carolina attack

    Friday, October 5 2018 11:25 PM EDT2018-10-06 03:25:39 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-10-07 20:30:44 GMT
    (Florence County Sheriff's Office via AP). In this undated image released by the Florence County Sheriff's Office is Frederick Hopkins, 74, who was charged with murder and six counts of attempted murder Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, in Florence. S.C. Authoriti...(Florence County Sheriff's Office via AP). In this undated image released by the Florence County Sheriff's Office is Frederick Hopkins, 74, who was charged with murder and six counts of attempted murder Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, in Florence. S.C. Authoriti...
    A special FBI team that investigated the slayings five police officers in Dallas in 2016 and the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas last year is helping local authorities gather evidence in an attack on South...More >>
    A special FBI team that investigated the slayings five police officers in Dallas in 2016 and the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas last year is helping local authorities gather evidence in an attack on South Caroline law officers.More >>
  • US unemployment falls to 3.7 percent _ lowest since 1969

    US unemployment falls to 3.7 percent _ lowest since 1969

    Friday, October 5 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-10-05 12:45:42 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 2:07 PM EDT2018-10-07 18:07:32 GMT
    US unemployment rate fell in September to 49-year low of 3.7 percent amid steady hiring.More >>
    US unemployment rate fell in September to 49-year low of 3.7 percent amid steady hiring.More >>
  • Black man acquitted of killing white man after race dispute

    Black man acquitted of killing white man after race dispute

    Saturday, October 6 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-10-06 18:26:05 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-10-07 16:12:30 GMT
    A black man has been acquitted in the shooting death of a white man outside a bar in a case his attorney said stemmed from "ugly racism".More >>
    A black man has been acquitted in the shooting death of a white man outside a bar in a case his attorney said stemmed from "ugly racism".More >>
  • Rare death row slaying at California's San Quentin prison

    Rare death row slaying at California's San Quentin prison

    Friday, October 5 2018 9:25 PM EDT2018-10-06 01:25:31 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 11:49 AM EDT2018-10-07 15:49:02 GMT
    (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP). This Aug. 3, 2018 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) shows death row inmate Luis Rodriguez, 34. Corrections spokeswoman Terry Thornton s...(California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP). This Aug. 3, 2018 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) shows death row inmate Luis Rodriguez, 34. Corrections spokeswoman Terry Thornton s...
    Officials say one condemned inmate has killed another on California's death row.More >>
    Officials say one condemned inmate has killed another on California's death row.More >>
  • Mormon no more: Tabernacle Choir renamed in big church shift

    Mormon no more: Tabernacle Choir renamed in big church shift

    Friday, October 5 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-10-05 16:28:38 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 11:36 AM EDT2018-10-07 15:36:49 GMT
    The Mormon Tabernacle Choir has been renamed to drop the word "Mormon," showing that the church's new president is serious about ending shorthand names for the faith.More >>
    The Mormon Tabernacle Choir has been renamed to drop the word "Mormon," showing that the church's new president is serious about ending shorthand names for the faith.More >>
  • Suspect in model's death told cop they fought over cocaine

    Suspect in model's death told cop they fought over cocaine

    Friday, October 5 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-10-05 20:55:35 GMT
    Sunday, October 7 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-10-07 15:08:35 GMT
    (Montgomery County District Attorney's Office via AP). FILE - This combination of undated photos provided by the Montgomery County District Attorney's Office in Norristown, Pa., shows Jonathan Wesley Harris, of Johnstown, Pa.  Harris is accused of stra...(Montgomery County District Attorney's Office via AP). FILE - This combination of undated photos provided by the Montgomery County District Attorney's Office in Norristown, Pa., shows Jonathan Wesley Harris, of Johnstown, Pa. Harris is accused of stra...
    A man accused in the strangulation death of a model says in a statement to police he went to her apartment in an affluent Philadelphia suburb to sell her cocaine but she refused to pay and a violent fight ensued.More >>
    A man accused in the strangulation death of a model says in a statement to police he went to her apartment in an affluent Philadelphia suburb to sell her cocaine but she refused to pay and a violent fight ensued.More >>
  • Groups seek US help in identifying migrant remains

    Groups seek US help in identifying migrant remains

    Friday, October 5 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-10-05 21:35:27 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-10-06 21:30:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Margarette May Macaulay, center, president of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, confers with fellow commissioner Joel Hernandez Garcia, front, as commissioner Antonia Urrejoia, back, listens during a hearing Fr...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Margarette May Macaulay, center, president of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, confers with fellow commissioner Joel Hernandez Garcia, front, as commissioner Antonia Urrejoia, back, listens during a hearing Fr...
    Dozens of advocacy groups from the U.S. and Latin America are asking the FBI to share information from a DNA database to help identify the remains of thousands of migrants who have disappeared along the U.S.-Mexico...More >>
    Dozens of advocacy groups from the U.S. and Latin America are asking the FBI to share information from a DNA database to help identify the remains of thousands of migrants who have disappeared along the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
  • Ex Pennsylvania governor joins safe injection site effort

    Ex Pennsylvania governor joins safe injection site effort

    Wednesday, October 3 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-10-03 22:24:09 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-10-06 18:30:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2018, file photo, former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell speaks at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia. Rendell has added his force to a movement to start safe injection sites in Philadelphia. Rendel...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this June 18, 2018, file photo, former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell speaks at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia. Rendell has added his force to a movement to start safe injection sites in Philadelphia. Rendel...
    A Philadelphia nonprofit says it plans on opening the city's and possibly the country's first supervised drug injection site with the help of former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell.More >>
    A Philadelphia nonprofit says it plans on opening the city's and possibly the country's first supervised drug injection site with the help of former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell.More >>
  • Government won't appeal freedom for pizza deliveryman

    Government won't appeal freedom for pizza deliveryman

    Friday, October 5 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-10-05 19:55:25 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-10-06 17:52:31 GMT
    The U.S. government has decided not to appeal a ruling freeing an Ecuadorian pizza deliveryman from immigration detention.More >>
    The U.S. government has decided not to appeal a ruling freeing an Ecuadorian pizza deliveryman from immigration detention.More >>
  • Officer convicted of murder in slaying of Laquan McDonald

    Officer convicted of murder in slaying of Laquan McDonald

    Friday, October 5 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-10-05 04:15:27 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-10-06 17:52:19 GMT
    (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool). Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke watches the prosecution's closing statements during his first degree murder trial for the shooting death of Laquan McDonald at the Leighton Criminal Court Building on T...(Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool). Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke watches the prosecution's closing statements during his first degree murder trial for the shooting death of Laquan McDonald at the Leighton Criminal Court Building on T...
    Chicago watching closely for word of a verdict in the case of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald.More >>
    Chicago watching closely for word of a verdict in the case of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald.More >>
  • Senators: Utility 'woefully' unprepared for gas explosions

    Senators: Utility 'woefully' unprepared for gas explosions

    Friday, October 5 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-10-05 20:15:35 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 11:00 AM EDT2018-10-06 15:00:25 GMT
    Massachusetts' two U.S. senators say the natural gas company at the center of the natural gas explosions north of Boston was "woefully unprepared" for the unfolding disaster.More >>
    Massachusetts' two U.S. senators say the natural gas company at the center of the natural gas explosions north of Boston was "woefully unprepared" for the unfolding disaster.More >>
  • Man charged after toxic letters sent to Trump, other leaders

    Man charged after toxic letters sent to Trump, other leaders

    Friday, October 5 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-10-05 17:45:17 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-10-06 14:18:16 GMT
    (Davis County Sheriff's Office via AP). Esta foto sin fecha dada a conocer por la Oficina del Sheriff del Condado Davis, Utah, muestra a William Clyde Allen III. Allen, un veterano de la armada de 39 años, confesó haber enviado cuatro sobres que conten...(Davis County Sheriff's Office via AP). Esta foto sin fecha dada a conocer por la Oficina del Sheriff del Condado Davis, Utah, muestra a William Clyde Allen III. Allen, un veterano de la armada de 39 años, confesó haber enviado cuatro sobres que conten...
    A Utah Navy veteran has been charged with threatening to use a biological toxin by sending envelopes containing the substance from which ricin is derived to President Donald Trump and other top leaders.More >>
    A Utah Navy veteran has been charged with threatening to use a biological toxin by sending envelopes containing the substance from which ricin is derived to President Donald Trump and other top leaders.More >>
  • Chance the Rapper giving $1M to boost mental health services

    Chance the Rapper giving $1M to boost mental health services

    Friday, October 5 2018 8:36 AM EDT2018-10-05 12:36:28 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-10-06 13:52:13 GMT
    Chance the Rapper says he's donating $1 million to help improve mental health services in Chicago.More >>
    Chance the Rapper says he's donating $1 million to help improve mental health services in Chicago.More >>
  • Amazon's $15 an hour a win? Not so, some veteran workers say

    Amazon's $15 an hour a win? Not so, some veteran workers say

    Thursday, October 4 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-10-04 21:44:48 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 9:30 AM EDT2018-10-06 13:30:30 GMT
    Amazon's announcement that it would raise its hourly minimum wage to $15 has been seen as a win for workers but some longtime employees say they are losing out.More >>
    Amazon's announcement that it would raise its hourly minimum wage to $15 has been seen as a win for workers but some longtime employees say they are losing out.More >>
  • 28 year prison sentence caps long downfall for 'Suge' Knight

    28 year prison sentence caps long downfall for 'Suge' Knight

    Thursday, October 4 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-10-04 04:44:30 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-10-06 12:09:51 GMT
    (Patrick T. Fallon/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July 7, 2015, file photo, Marion Hugh "Suge" Knight sits for a hearing in his murder case in Superior Court in Los Angeles. Former rap mogul Knight is expected to be sentenced to nearly three ...(Patrick T. Fallon/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July 7, 2015, file photo, Marion Hugh "Suge" Knight sits for a hearing in his murder case in Superior Court in Los Angeles. Former rap mogul Knight is expected to be sentenced to nearly three ...
    Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight is set to be sentenced to nearly three decades in prison in a Los Angeles court.More >>
    Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight is set to be sentenced to nearly three decades in prison in a Los Angeles court.More >>
  • Musk takes swipe at SEC on heels of fraud settlement

    Musk takes swipe at SEC on heels of fraud settlement

    Thursday, October 4 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-10-04 21:15:00 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 7:09 AM EDT2018-10-06 11:09:59 GMT
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk is apparently taunting the government agency that accused him of duping investors just days after negotiating a settlement to keep his job.More >>
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk is apparently taunting the government agency that accused him of duping investors just days after negotiating a settlement to keep his job.More >>
  • Tipsy birds flying into windows, cars in northern Minnesota

    Tipsy birds flying into windows, cars in northern Minnesota

    Thursday, October 4 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-10-04 17:48:09 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 6:55 AM EDT2018-10-06 10:55:54 GMT
    Police in a small northern Minnesota community have been taking some strange calls about birds that seem to be intoxicated.More >>
    Police in a small northern Minnesota community have been taking some strange calls about birds that seem to be intoxicated.More >>
  • Study: 1 in 3 US adults eat fast food each day

    Study: 1 in 3 US adults eat fast food each day

    Wednesday, October 3 2018 8:00 AM EDT2018-10-03 12:00:19 GMT
    Saturday, October 6 2018 6:17 AM EDT2018-10-06 10:17:51 GMT
    (Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014 file photo, fast food restaurant signs line Peach Street in Erie, Pa. A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study released on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 finds that...(Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014 file photo, fast food restaurant signs line Peach Street in Erie, Pa. A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study released on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 finds that...
    A government study finds one in three U.S. adults eat fast food on any given day.More >>
    A government study finds one in three U.S. adults eat fast food on any given day.More >>
  • Judge: Trump administration can't tie funding to immigration

    Judge: Trump administration can't tie funding to immigration

    Friday, October 5 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-10-05 22:45:34 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 10:32 PM EDT2018-10-06 02:32:21 GMT
    A U.S. judge in California struck down an immigration law that the Trump administration has used to go after cities and states that limit cooperation with immigration officials.More >>
    A U.S. judge in California struck down an immigration law that the Trump administration has used to go after cities and states that limit cooperation with immigration officials.More >>
  • Mom charged with torture denied mental health diversion

    Mom charged with torture denied mental health diversion

    Friday, October 5 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-10-05 21:25:47 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-10-06 00:52:13 GMT
    A Southern California judge has denied a request by a woman charged with the torture and abuse of most of her 13 children to be considered for a mental health diversion program.More >>
    A Southern California judge has denied a request by a woman charged with the torture and abuse of most of her 13 children to be considered for a mental health diversion program.More >>
  • Q&A: Harvard's new president on challenges, ideals

    Q&A: Harvard's new president on challenges, ideals

    Friday, October 5 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-10-05 20:55:31 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-10-05 22:38:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Sikes, File). FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2018 file photo, Lawrence Bacow speaks after being introduced as the 29th president of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Bacow will be inaugurated into the position on Friday, Oct. 5.(AP Photo/Bill Sikes, File). FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2018 file photo, Lawrence Bacow speaks after being introduced as the 29th president of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Bacow will be inaugurated into the position on Friday, Oct. 5.
    Harvard University's 29th president is officially taking the reins.More >>
    Harvard University's 29th president is officially taking the reins.More >>
  • Collapsed northern Arizona highway under repair

    Collapsed northern Arizona highway under repair

    Friday, October 5 2018 6:05 PM EDT2018-10-05 22:05:44 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-10-05 22:14:03 GMT
    (Arizona Department of Public Safety via AP). This photo provided by the Arizona Department of Public Safety shows a semi truck stuck in a large sinkhole on Highway US 89 near Cameron, Ariz., after heavy rains hit the area Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018. The ...(Arizona Department of Public Safety via AP). This photo provided by the Arizona Department of Public Safety shows a semi truck stuck in a large sinkhole on Highway US 89 near Cameron, Ariz., after heavy rains hit the area Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018. The ...
    Transportation crews are repairing a major northern Arizona highway that tourists use to reach the Grand Canyon's North Rim, Lake Powell and southern Utah.More >>
    Transportation crews are repairing a major northern Arizona highway that tourists use to reach the Grand Canyon's North Rim, Lake Powell and southern Utah.More >>
  • 2 female Arizona Senate candidates on a Kavanaugh tightrope

    2 female Arizona Senate candidates on a Kavanaugh tightrope

    Friday, October 5 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-10-05 04:25:42 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-10-05 21:56:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, who is running against Republican Rep. Martha McSally for the open Arizona Senate seat Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., is vacating, talks to campaign volunteers, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Tempe, Ariz. A...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, who is running against Republican Rep. Martha McSally for the open Arizona Senate seat Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., is vacating, talks to campaign volunteers, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Tempe, Ariz. A...
    Arizona's Senate race pits Kyrsten Sinema, a careful politician running as a centrist in a Republican-leaning state, and McSally, a onetime Trump critic turned fan, are both walking a tightrope as the Senate moves...More >>
    Arizona's Senate race pits Kyrsten Sinema, a careful politician running as a centrist in a Republican-leaning state, and McSally, a onetime Trump critic turned fan, are both walking a tightrope as the Senate moves toward a confirmation vote.More >>
  • Illinois killer sentenced to death for 5 California murders

    Illinois killer sentenced to death for 5 California murders

    Friday, October 5 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-10-05 19:55:21 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-10-05 21:33:56 GMT
    (Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018 file photo, Andrew Urdiales looks into the courtroom gallery during opening statements in his trial in Santa Ana, Calif. He was later convicted of the murders of fiv...(Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this March 21, 2018 file photo, Andrew Urdiales looks into the courtroom gallery during opening statements in his trial in Santa Ana, Calif. He was later convicted of the murders of fiv...
    An Illinois killer convicted of murdering five women in Southern California has been sentenced to death.More >>
    An Illinois killer convicted of murdering five women in Southern California has been sentenced to death.More >>
  • Trump lashes out at Capitol Hill protesters

    Trump lashes out at Capitol Hill protesters

    Friday, October 5 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-10-05 16:45:18 GMT
    Friday, October 5 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-10-05 21:32:18 GMT
    President Donald Trump lashed out Friday at protesters who have confronted senators over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.More >>
    President Donald Trump lashed out Friday at protesters who have confronted senators over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.More >>
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  • Calls for new regulation mount as limo crash victims mourned

    Calls for new regulation mount as limo crash victims mourned

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-10-14 06:14:40 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:47:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Members of the National Transportation Safety Board work at the scene of yesterday's fatal crash, in Schoharie, N.Y., Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018.(AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Members of the National Transportation Safety Board work at the scene of yesterday's fatal crash, in Schoharie, N.Y., Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018.
    U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer says there are glaring gaps in safety data about limousines because federal officials haven't done enough to investigate limo wrecks.More >>
    U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer says there are glaring gaps in safety data about limousines because federal officials haven't done enough to investigate limo wrecks.More >>
  • US lacks Latino historical sites and landmarks, scholars say

    US lacks Latino historical sites and landmarks, scholars say

    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:24:39 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:47:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Russell Contreras). This July 6, 2017 photo shows a makeshift memorial to Hispanic Civil War Union soldiers who fought in the Battle of Glorieta Pass in Northern New Mexico outside Santa Fe. It's a typical representation for many sites linked...(AP Photo/Russell Contreras). This July 6, 2017 photo shows a makeshift memorial to Hispanic Civil War Union soldiers who fought in the Battle of Glorieta Pass in Northern New Mexico outside Santa Fe. It's a typical representation for many sites linked...
    The lack of historical markers and preserved historical sites connected to Latino civil rights worries scholars who feel the scarcity is affecting how Americans see Hispanics in U.S. history.More >>
    The lack of historical markers and preserved historical sites connected to Latino civil rights worries scholars who feel the scarcity is affecting how Americans see Hispanics in U.S. history.More >>
  • San Francisco to vote on taxing rich businesses for homeless

    San Francisco to vote on taxing rich businesses for homeless

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:26:35 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:47 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:47:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill.More >>
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill.More >>
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