US TARIFFS LOOMING, MANY IN MEXICO BACK PRESIDENT'S APPROACH

Facing possible crippling tariffs U.S. President Donald Trump is threatening to impose on the United States' biggest trading partner,...

SEOUL: NKOREA IGNORES CALLS FOR JOINT AFRICAN SWINE EFFORTS

South Korea is concerned North Korea is ignoring its calls for joint efforts to stem the spread of highly contagious African swine...

 
 
 

FAMILY OF CHICAGO CABBIE SLAIN BY UBER DRIVER SUES COMPANY

The family of a Chicago taxi driver who died after being kicked in the head by a ride-sharing driver is suing Uber, the company the...

THE LATEST: SENATE PASSES DEMOCRATIC BUDGET PLAN

The Latest on the state budget : 9:55 p.m. Connecticut lawmakers are sending a two-year, $43 billion Democratic state budget to Democratic...

 
 
 

TRUMP CAMPAIGN LAWYERS CITE MUELLER REPORT TO FIGHT DNC SUIT

Lawyers for President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign say Special Counsel Robert Mueller's findings should end a lawsuit...

DOC IS IN: EMRICK NOT SLOWING DOWN IN HIS DREAM JOB

The Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues' morning skates are over and Mike Emrick stops to take a picture with some folks who ask for...

 
 
 

IOWA TRADE GROUP STARTS FUND TO ATTRACT CONSTRUCTION WORKERS

A statewide trade group representing commercial, industrial and public works construction contractors says it has established a $5...

THE LATEST: REPUBLICANS DEFEND NOT EXPANDING MEDICAID

The Latest on Wisconsin budget deliberations : 5:55 p.m. Republican leaders of the Legislature's budget committee are defending their...

 
 
 

US SAYS NATIONAL SECURITY DEMANDS EASIER MINING RULES

The Trump administration wants to ease rules on mining and prospecting on federal lands - and even offshore - in the name of national...

RAPPER CHARGED WITH ILLICIT PURCHASES ON COMPANY CREDIT CARD

A Maryland rap artist has been indicted on federal charges after prosecutors say he used a company credit card to make $4.1 million...

 
 
 

ATTEMPT TO OVERRIDE VETO OF OMAHA PLASTIC BAG BAN FAILS

An attempt to override Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert's veto of a ban on most single-use plastic bags by retailers has failed. The Omaha...

THE LATEST: BOULDER COUNTY STARTS WORK ON NEW OIL, GAS RULES

The Latest on local oil and gas regulations : 4:30 p.m. Boulder County has begun work on new oil and gas regulations after the Colorado...

 
 
 

ALASKA SENATE VOTES DOWN FULL OIL-WEALTH FUND PAYOUT

The Alaska Senate on Tuesday narrowly voted down a full dividend payout from the state's oil-wealth fund this year, with a prominent...

EXXON MOBIL TO PAY $1M TO SETTLE OIL SPILL IN MONTANA RIVER

A judge has approved an agreement for Exxon Mobil Corp. to pay $1.05 million to settle federal pollution violations over a 2011 pipeline...

 
 
 

IS ‘BIG TECH' TOO BIG? A LOOK AT GROWING ANTITRUST SCRUTINY

Is Big Tech headed for a big breakup? The U.S. Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission are moving to investigate Google,...

MORE PATIENTS HOSPITALIZED AMID LEGIONNAIRES' OUTBREAK

Health officials in Ohio say 10 people now have been diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease amid an outbreak at a recently opened hospital...

 
 
 

HOUSE REJECTION BEGINS NORTH CAROLINA BUDGET NEGOTIATIONS

North Carolina budget negotiations can begin in earnest after the House formally rejected the Senate's two-year spending plan. The...

HOW MAJOR US STOCK INDEXES FARED TUESDAY

The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped more than 500 points Tuesday as investors welcomed signals that the Federal Reserve may cut...

 
 
 

THE TOP 10 MOVIES ON THE ITUNES STORE

ITunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending June 2, 2019: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Captain Marvel 2. The Upside 3. Isn't It Romantic...

JUDGE APPROVES $1M EXXON SETTLEMENT OVER MONTANA SPILL

A judge has approved an agreement calling for Exxon Mobil Corp. to pay $1.05 million to settle U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...

 
 
 



John Paul Stevens, long-serving Supreme Court justice, dies at 99

John Paul Stevens, long-serving Supreme Court justice, dies at 99

John Paul Stevens, the third-longest serving justice in U.S. Supreme Court history and a court figure whose influence grew markedly over his tenure, has died. He was 99. The... Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Police said the cars were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 - a small fraction of the price of the real thing. Read more ...

A federal court just drove a final stake in Trump's effort to rig the census

A federal court just drove a final stake in Trump's effort to rig the census

Judge Jesse Furman, the federal judge who originally blocked a Trump administration's effort to discourage immigrants from participating in the 2020 census last January, handed... Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Seven designs featured in new premium diaper line Read more ...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to minor girls'

A judge ruled Tuesday that R&B singer R. Kelly be held without bond on federal charges that he and his entourage recruited girls and women to engage in illegal sexual activity... Read more ...

John Paul Stevens, Former Supreme Court Justice, Dies At 99

John Paul Stevens, Former Supreme Court Justice, Dies At 99

Stevens led the court's effort to provide legal protections for prisoners at Guantanamo Bay. Read more ...

Bryce Harper rallies Phillies past Dodgers 9-8

Bryce Harper rallies Phillies past Dodgers 9-8

PHILADELPHIA - Bryce Harper hit a two-run double off Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen with one out in the bottom of the ninth after pinch-hitter Matt Beaty hit a three-run homer... Read more ...

New Red Sox starter Andrew Cashner gets roughed up by Blue Jays

New Red Sox starter Andrew Cashner gets roughed up by Blue Jays

Cashner was acquired from the Orioles on Saturday to help bolster the Boston rotation, but quickly fell behind 4-1 and then failed to get an out in the sixth. Read more ...

Elon Musk's ‘Neuralink' could merge human brains with computers by 2020

Elon Musk's ‘Neuralink' could merge human brains with computers by 2020

Elon Musk's data transmission company “Neuralink” unveiled plans on Tuesday night to merge human brains with computers as early as next year. “A lot of people have written this... Read more ...