Nation

Published on February 21, 2019 - Page 1
The United Methodist Church’s top legislative assembly convenes Sunday for a high-stakes, three-day meeting likely to determine whether America’s...
Published on February 21, 2019 - Page 12
SAN FRANCISCO — A Northern California college freshman is facing felony charges for allegedly creating an iPhone app he dubbed the Banana Plug to...
Published on February 21, 2019 - Page 12
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even without a health care remake to deliver “Medicare-for-all,” government at all levels will be paying nearly half the nation’s...
Published on February 21, 2019 - Page 18
Roberts to get award for movie work ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Actress Julia Roberts will be this year’s recipient of the George Eastman Award, given to...
Published on February 21, 2019 - Page 19
NEW YORK — Neil Walker’s salary dropped from $17.2 million to $2 million in two years. Greg Holland was cut from $14 million to $2 million this...
Published on February 20, 2019 - Page 5
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) —Grand Canyon National Park officials say they are investigating whether anyone was exposed to radiation at unsafe levels while...
Published on February 20, 2019 - Page 6
GETTYSBURG (AP) — A Gettysburg College trustee apologized and announced his resignation Tuesday after a student found a 1980 yearbook photo in which...
Published on February 20, 2019 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to consider a case about the reach of landmark federal clean-water protections, as the Trump...
Published on February 20, 2019 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) — The climate in New York City in 60 years could feel like Arkansas now. Chicago could seem like Kansas City and San Francisco could...
Published on February 20, 2019 - Page 9
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Donald Trump on Tuesday directed the Pentagon to develop plans to create a new Space Force within the Air Force, accepting...
Published on February 20, 2019 - Page 13
SAN DIEGO — With their city’s long-suffering fans desperate for a winner, the rebuilding San Diego Padres delivered their splashiest free agent...
Published on February 19, 2019 - Page 2
Police ‘arrest’ rattlesnake JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A rattlesnake in Florida ended up in the back of a police car. The snake was being...
Published on February 19, 2019 - Page 4
CULVER CITY, Calif. (AP) — Glance around the “Jeopardy!” set during rehearsals for its first-ever team championship and it’s easy to be intimidated...
Published on February 19, 2019 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) — In the nation’s capital, it can be hard for protesters to stand out. A group of 50 people —or even 500 — holding signs and shouting...
Published on February 19, 2019 - Page 5
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Kamala Harris had the best campaign roll-out. Amy Klobuchar’s snowy debut showed grit. Elizabeth Warren’s opening campaign...
Published on February 19, 2019 - Page 11
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Dwyane Wade is adamant that the end of this season will be the right time for him to bid farewell to the game of basketball. The...
Published on February 19, 2019 - Page 17
NEW YORK (AP) —New York City doesn’t want people to have their hairstyles held against them, and it unveiled novel guidelines Monday against hairdo...
Published on February 18, 2019 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview that aired Sunday that a “crime may have been committed” when...
Published on February 18, 2019 - Page 10
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) —For nearly four years, Gavin Grimm has been suing his former school district after it banned him from using the boys bathrooms in...
Published on February 18, 2019 - Page 17
Town rethinks teen trick-or-treat rule CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) —A Virginia city’s penalty of jail time for teenage trick-or-treaters has scared up some...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 6
WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) —Two environmental groups are suing Maui officials over plans to replace about 4,800 streetlights with LED fixtures, claiming...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 6
Man dies rescuing dog from house fire ORLAND, Maine (AP) —Officials say a Maine man escaped from a burning house only to die when he went back...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 6
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Ned Lamont, who said during his campaign that he would support highway tolls for only tractor-trailers, announced...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 7
Woman sues over dynamite mistake BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut woman who lost part of her hand when she lit an explosive device she thought...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 7
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — It’s been a decade since the Rail Runner platform just south of downtown Albuquerque has been used, and there are no plans...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 8
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) —The state of Mississippi on Monday sued the federal government, claiming a dam complex in Louisiana that keeps the Mississippi...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 8
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — When he took the job 15 years ago, Horry County Emergency Manager Randy Webster figured his biggest disasters would be wind and...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 14
WEST CHICAGO, Ill. (AP) — A kennel in suburban Chicago that took in troublesome dogs is being criticized after a fire on the property killed 31...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 14
Father-daughter dance questioned LEBANON, N.H. (AP) —A mother who was asked to leave a father-daughter dance is questioning the tradition. Jennifer...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 14
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Los Angeles-based producers are working to develop a TV series that would be set and filmed in southeast Alaska. Helena...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 32
ANDOVER, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas public library has rejected a request to move three children’s books with LGBT characters out of the children’s section...
Published on February 17, 2019 - Page 33
PHOENIX (AP) — Thousands of dollars found inside a donated book has been returned to the former owner. KPNX-TV reports that volunteer Cathy...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 4
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Fear washed over Travis Kauffman as he wrestled with a thrashing mountain lion that attacked him on a Colorado mountain...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 4
CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico teenager convicted of opening fire and killing two people at a public library will spend decades in prison before...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 5
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A man was charged Friday with killing his parents and their housekeeper in an upscale Southern California community. Camden...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 5
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday ordered the U.S. Air Force to temporarily stop discharging service members who are HIV-positive,...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 5
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Winter weather enveloping California’s mountains for a fourth straight day Friday kept skiers from hitting the slopes at the...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 5
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Beto O’Rourke said Friday during a visit to Wisconsin that before deciding whether he will join the increasingly crowded field...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 9
Bogus $100 bill used to buy doughnuts MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina are searching for a man accused of using a fake $100...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 9
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A state health lab was damaged in the magnitude 7.0 earthquake that struck south-central Alaska, delaying scientists’...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 9
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Two dozen Democratic members of the Oregon House sharply criticized a Republican senator Friday for referencing the death of Eric...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 12
NEW YORK (AP) — A white supremacist who killed a black man with a sword wanted to ignite a race war, a prosecutor told a judge. The man was sentenced...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 12
NEW YORK (AP) — Bowing to a backlash, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Friday reversed its decision to present four awards during...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 19
ST. LOUIS — With final puffs of steamy breath coming from its slightly tusked snout, the second boar collapsed at the edge of the trap, right next to...
Published on February 16, 2019 - Page 19
Man loses suit over motorized store cart MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A man has lost his lawsuit against a store over use of a motorized store cart....
Published on February 15, 2019 - Page 4
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) —Melania Trump showed love for her new hometown during a Valentine’s Day arts-and-crafts session with pediatric patients Thursday...
Published on February 15, 2019 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) —The average tax refund and the total amount of refunds issued declined for the second straight week, potentially intensifying a...
Published on February 15, 2019 - Page 20
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Aerospace investment appears poised to blast off in Alabama, as companies such as Blue Origin and Aeroject Rocketdyne plan...
Published on February 15, 2019 - Page 20
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — A fatally shot young mountain lion in Northern California that was part of a research project has set off angry criticism and...