SAILOR KILLED IN 1941 AT PEARL HARBOR TO BE BURIED IN DALLAS

A 26-year-old Texas sailor killed during the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor will be buried in Dallas on the 77th anniversary of the...

LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY BUILDING EVACUATED OVER GAS BUILDUP

Officials say nearly 60 people with symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning were sent to hospitals after a building was evacuated at...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: TREASURY HITS 17 SAUDIS WITH ECONOMIC SANCTIONS

The Latest on developments following the Oct. 2 killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul : 7:45...

IOWA NATIONAL GUARD SOLDIERS TOLD TO RETURN OVERPAID WAGES

Hundreds of Iowa National Guard soldiers have been told they were overpaid after a year-long deployment in the Middle East and must...

 
 
 

NEBRASKA TAX COLLECTIONS DIP BELOW EXPECTATIONS IN OCTOBER

Nebraska state government tax collections fell short of expectations in October. The Department of Revenue reported Thursday that the...

YELLOWSTONE PASSES 4 MILLION VISITORS FOR THE YEAR

Officials at Yellowstone National Park say the park had the third busiest October on record, sending the park over the 4 million-visitation...

 
 
 

LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY BUILDING EVACUATED OVER GAS BUILDUP

Officials say nearly 60 people were sent to hospitals after a building was evacuated at the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy suburban Des...

AP EXCLUSIVE: WALMART US CEO TALKS TECHNOLOGY, WORKERS

When Walmart's Greg Foran took over as CEO of the discounter's U.S. division four years ago, he found messy stores with lots of items...

 
 
 

HAVING ‘THE TALK' ABOUT COLLEGE COSTS WITH YOUR TEEN

A four-year journey to decide where to go to college ended for Sofie Adams when a college recruiter approached her after a softball...

MARKETS RIGHT NOW: STOCKS OPEN LOWER ON WALL STREET

The latest on developments in financial markets : 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening mostly lower on Wall Street, extending the market's...

 
 
 

ECONOMISTS: EFFECTS OF TAX CUTS ON US GROWTH TO DIMINISH

Economists at the University of Michigan say in an annual forecast that effects of federal spending and tax cuts on U.S. economic growth...

SCHWAN'S CO. SOLD TO SOUTH KOREAN COMPANY FOR $1.8 BILLION

A food distributor with deep roots in Minnesota has been sold to South Korea's largest food company. The Schwan's Co. is well known...

 
 
 

US RETAIL SALES ROSE A SOLID 0.8 PERCENT LAST MONTH

U.S. retail sales rose at a healthy pace in October, though the gains were likely boosted by one-time factors such as hurricane recovery...

MARYLAND TOURISM SPENDING UP IN 2017 EVEN AS VISITORS DROP

Maryland officials say tourism spending increased in 2017, despite a drop in overall visitors. The Baltimore Sun cites a release from...

 
 
 

SOYBEAN, SUNFLOWER, CORN HARVESTS PROGRESS IN NORTH DAKOTA

North Dakota's soybean harvest is close to wrapping up, and the corn and sunflower harvests both have reached about two-thirds done....

LATE-SEASON CROP HARVESTS PROGRESS IN SOUTH DAKOTA

South Dakota's soybean harvest is nearly wrapped up, and the corn and sorghum harvests have reached about three-fourths complete. The...

 
 
 

JC PENNEY WITHDRAWS PROFIT GUIDANCE, CUTS SALES OUTLOOK

Shares of J.C. Penney are plunging after the company withdrew profit guidance and lowered its sales expectations for the year. The...

PEDESTRIAN STRUCK, KILLED BY COMMUTER TRAIN NEAR ORLANDO

Authorities in central Florida say a commuter train struck and killed a pedestrian who was walking along the tracks. The Florida Department...

 
 
 

CARNIVAL'S NEWEST SHIP: DR. SEUSS, PARCHEDPIG BEER, CUSTOM LUNCHES AND BARGAIN FARES

In a crowded corner of Carnival Horizon's pool deck, I ate my first lunch of the day at BlueIguana Cantina's burrito bar. My made-to-order...

MICHIGAN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DOWN TO 3.9 PERCENT IN OCTOBER

Michigan's unemployment rate fell by a tenth of a percentage point to 3.9 percent in October. Figures released Wednesday by the Michigan...

 
 
 



Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

An audience member said a man interrupted a performance of "Fiddler on the Roof" in Baltimore with a pro-Nazi and pro-Trump salute. Read more ...

Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

A man who displayed signs supporting Donald Trump is permanently not permitted at all Walt Disney World properties for violating the rules. Read more ...

Saudi Arabia calls for death penalty in Khashoggi killing

Saudi Arabia calls for death penalty in Khashoggi killing

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Saudi Arabia says 11 suspects indicted, prosecutors requesting death penalty for 5 for writer Jamal Khashoggi's killing. Read more ...

Indiana woman pleads not guilty in students' bus stop deaths

Indiana woman pleads not guilty in students' bus stop deaths

A northern Indiana woman has entered a preliminary not guilty plea to charges that she struck and killed three children crossing a highway to board a school bus. Read more ...

‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

Clark died Thursday of pneumonia complications at his home in Tulsa, OK. Read more ...

Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5...

Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5 others killed

Saudi officials on Thursday claimed that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was innocent in the death of Jamal Khashoggi, and said it requested the death penalty of five people... Read more ...

The government wants to crack down on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol...

The government wants to crack down on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol cigarettes in a huge move against tobacco products

America's food and drug regulator is proposing to crack down on the sale of flavored e-cigs like the Juul at convenience stores and gas stations, citing their skyrocketing... Read more ...

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

If confirmed, Lana Marks would bring no prior diplomatic experience to her role as the U.S. ambassador to South Africa. Read more ...

Stapleton wins at CMA Awards, honors California bar shooting victims

Stapleton wins at CMA Awards, honors California bar shooting victims

Chris Stapleton won single and song of the year for his Grammy-winning hit, "Broken Halos." Read more ...

Lawsuit filed against Dartmouth over professors' alleged misconduct

Lawsuit filed against Dartmouth over professors' alleged misconduct

A $70 million lawsuit has been filed against Dartmouth College, which allegedly allowed three psychology professors to sexually harass and abuse scores of female graduate... Read more ...