FLOODS EXPOSE THREAT TO MILITARY POSED BY CLIMATE CHANGE

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. - The Missouri River floodwater surging on to the air base housing the U.S. military's Strategic Command...

JOE BIDEN'S CHALLENGE: WINNING OVER PROGRESSIVES

WASHINGTON - Joe Biden says he has "the most progressive record" of any Democrat running, or mulling a run, in 2020. But many progressive...

 
 
 

SANDERS AIMS FOR STRONG SHOWING IN DELEGATE-RICH CALIFORNIA

LOS ANGELES - By the time California's presidential primary election arrived in 2016, Bernie Sanders was a beaten man. This time around,...

AVALANCHE-STARS SUMS

Colorado 0 1 2-3 Dallas 0 0 1-1 First Period None. Penalties Faksa, DAL, , 5:07; L'Esperance, DAL, , 10:31. Second Period 1, Colorado,...

 
 
 

NEW THAI ELECTION RULES MAKE IT HARD TO TRUMP JUNTA'S PICK

BANGKOK - Thailand heads to the polls Sunday to vote in the country's first general election since the military toppled an elected...

GILLIBRAND SEEKS TO IMPROVE ASYLUM PROCESS FOR IMMIGRANTS

LAS VEGAS - Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand is pitching her ideas to improve the asylum process for immigrants...

 
 
 

HARRIS TO VISIT HISTORIC EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH IN ATLANTA

ATLANTA - Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is set to speak Sunday at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta,...

US TARGETS CHINESE FIRMS FOR ALLEGED NKOREA SANCTIONS DODGE

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Thursday sanctioned two Chinese shipping companies suspected of helping North Korea evade...

 
 
 

WHITE HOUSE REJECTS REQUEST FOR TRUMP, PUTIN COMMUNICATIONS

WASHINGTON - The White House is rejecting a Democratic request for information on private conversations between President Donald Trump...

SAN ANTONIO POLICE TWICE RESPONDED TO 911 CALLS ALLEGING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE BY MAYORAL CANDIDATE GREG BROCKHOUSE

The city councilman was not charged in either case. In one of the incidents, from 2006, Brockhouse contends that he was the victim....

 
 
 

KNITTING WITH A REPURPOSE: WOMAN MAKES SUIT OF PLASTIC BAGS

GREECE, N.Y. - Rosa Ferrigno's new suit takes recycling to an extreme - she knitted it from more than 300 plastic grocery bags. The...

NTSB: IMPAIRED TRUCK DRIVER LIKELY CAUSE OF GOP TRAIN CRASH

NORFOLK, Va. - A trash truck driver who had marijuana in his system likely caused a fatal collision last year with an Amtrak train...

 
 
 

O'ROURKE: PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES WILL HELP LEAD CAMPAIGN

MANCHESTER, N.H. - Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke says he is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities serve...

FLORIDA MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO MAILING BOMBS TO TRUMP FOES

NEW YORK - A Florida man pleaded guilty Thursday to sending a wave of pipe bombs to CNN and prominent critics of President Donald Trump,...

 
 
 

STUDY: ABOUT 4 PERCENT OF WOMEN ARE PREGNANT WHEN JAILED

WASHINGTON - About 4 percent of women incarcerated in state prisons across the U.S. were pregnant when they were jailed, according...

BANNON PREDICTS 'STUNNING VICTORY' FOR EUROPEAN POPULISTS

ROME - Former White House strategist Steve Bannon is predicting a "stunning victory" for populists and nationalists in the European...

 
 
 

STUDY: ABOUT 4 PERCENT OF WOMEN ARE PREGNANT WHEN JAILED

WASHINGTON - A new study has found that about 4 percent of women incarcerated in state prisons were pregnant when they were jailed. The...

TOP US GENERAL TO MEET WITH GOOGLE ON CHINA SECURITY WORRIES

WASHINGTON - The top U.S. military officer plans to meet with Google representatives next week amid growing concerns that American...

 
 
 

BENZENE WARNING LIFTED NEAR HOUSTON-AREA PETROCHEMICAL PLANT

Residents near a petrochemical storage terminal in the Houston suburb of Deer Park were warned to shelter in place for several hours...

SQUABBLE OVER AIRPORT'S NAME HEADS TO COURT IN FLORIDA

ORLANDO, Fla. - Apparently, this region ain't big enough for two airports with the name "Orlando." The authority that governs Orlando...

 
 
 



It's official: Jimmy Carter becomes the oldest living former president ever

It's official: Jimmy Carter becomes the oldest living former president ever

Jimmy Carter was the first U.S. president to be born in a hospital. On Friday, he marks a new milestone as the oldest living former president ever. Read more ...

More than 69,000 pounds of chicken strips recalled due to possible metal in...

More than 69,000 pounds of chicken strips recalled due to possible metal in product

Check your freezer for this chicken strips product that could contain metal pieces. Read more ...

Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump critics

Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump critics

Cesar Sayoc faces the possibility of a life sentence on 65 criminal counts, including using weapons of mass destruction and illegal mailing of explosives with intent to kill. Read more ...

Emilia Clarke suffered two brain aneurysms while filming 'Game of Thrones'

Emilia Clarke suffered two brain aneurysms while filming 'Game of Thrones'

The "Game of Thrones" actress experienced her first one at 24 while doing a plank. Read more ...

Country singer Justin Carter dies at 35 after accidental shooting

Country singer Justin Carter dies at 35 after accidental shooting

The up-and-coming country singer has reportedly died after a gun he was using while filming a music video accidentally went off. Read more ...

Video shows shocking fall from high-wire that injured 5 people

Video shows shocking fall from high-wire that injured 5 people

The incident, which happened in 2017, involved famed tightrope walker Nik Wallenda. Read more ...

Facebook leaves millions of passwords readable by employees

Facebook leaves millions of passwords readable by employees

Facebook left millions of user passwords readable by its employees, only acknowledging the issue after a security researcher posted about it. Read more ...

Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets

Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets

Boeing will make standard on its troubled new airliner a safety feature that might have helped the crew of a jet that crashed shortly after takeoff last year in Indonesia. Read more ...

It Will Take More Than Transparency To Reduce Drug Prices, Economists Say

It Will Take More Than Transparency To Reduce Drug Prices, Economists Say

The Trump administration wants to increase transparency in prescription drug pricing. But health economists say the administration's call to tie prices to what other nations... Read more ...

Kevin Durant propels Warriors in aftermath of friend's shooting death

Kevin Durant propels Warriors in aftermath of friend's shooting death

OAKLAND, Calif. - Kevin Durant established the Warriors' defensive energy by swatting away shots early. Eventually, they got going on the other end as they almost always do... Read more ...