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Washington lieutenant governor skips speech over gun fears

January 15, 2019

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state's lieutenant governor declined to preside at Gov. more »»

Filing: OxyContin maker forecast 'blizzard of prescriptions'

January 15, 2019

BOSTON (AP) — A member of the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma told people at the prescription opioid painkiller's launch party in the 1990s that it would be "followed by a blizzard... more »»

APNewsBreak: New pen may allow sale of horses for slaughter

January 15, 2019

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service has built a new corral for wild horses in Northern California, which could allow it to bypass federal restrictions and sell the animals for slaughter. more »»

Satisfaction: Rolling Stones to headline 50th Jazz Fest

January 15, 2019

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival has got satisfaction: The Rolling Stones are among the headliners for the 50th anniversary festival. more »»

911 calls reveal frantic moments after Utah mall shooting

January 15, 2019

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Dozens of people made frantic calls to 911 to report a shooting over the weekend at a suburban Salt Lake City mall that caused hundreds of panicked shoppers to flee the... more »»

Charter school teachers join picketers in Los Angeles

January 15, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District walked picket lines again Tuesday as administrators urged them to return to classrooms and for their union to return to the... more »»

Amid shutdown, Texas governor sidesteps border wall debate

January 15, 2019

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Greg Abbott began a second term as Texas governor Tuesday by promising lower taxes and a school funding overhaul but without mentioning a national policy dispute... more »»

Similar struggles have led to recent teacher strikes in US

January 15, 2019

The setting is different, but the complaints of teachers who are out on strike Tuesday in Los Angeles are echoing those heard in walkouts nationwid. more »»

Rodeo Alaska cow evades capture wandering Anchorage trails

January 15, 2019

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A rodeo cow named Betsy has evaded capture for six months as she wanders the trails of Alaska's biggest city, the cow's owner said. more »»

Illinois man receives posthumous clemency in stabbing case

January 15, 2019

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Just days before he left office, former Illinois Gov. more »»

Jesuits in Northeast post list of priests accused of abuse

January 15, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — The governing body for the Jesuit order in the northeastern United States released a list Tuesday of 50 priests under its jurisdiction who have been credibly accused of sexual... more »»

Judge bars citizenship question from 2020 census

January 15, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge blocked the Trump administration Tuesday from asking about citizenship status on the 2020 census, the first major ruling in cases contending that officials... more »»

Complaints of LA teachers echo demands from other walkouts

January 15, 2019

The setting is different, but the complaints of teachers who are out on strike in Los Angeles are echoing those heard in walkouts nationwide. more »»

UNC removes Confederate pedestal from campus overnight

January 15, 2019

Crews removed remnants of a Confederate statue from North Carolina's flagship public university early Tuesday, hours after the school's outgoing chancellor ordered that the empty pedestal be put... more »»

California storms bring fear of devastating mudslides

January 15, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A year after a mudslide swept through a fire-devastated California town, killing 21 people, residents of hundreds homes in burn areas were told to pack up and leave as a Pacifi... more »»

 
 

 

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