MAN TO RETURN TO LOUISIANA PRISON AFTER ESCAPE 15 YEARS AGO

CLINTON, La. - It's been 15 years since inmate Lonnie Payne called Louisiana's East Feliciana Parish Prison his home, but a sheriff's...

STORMS DUMP RECORD RAIN IN OKLAHOMA AND CAUSE DEATH IN TEXAS

DALLAS - A storm system has dumped record amounts of rain in parts of Oklahoma and caused flooding in Texas, including in the Dallas...

 
 
 

6 SIBLINGS OF ARIZONA GOP CONGRESSMAN ENDORSE HIS OPPONENT

PHOENIX - Six siblings of U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar have urged voters to cast their ballots against the Arizona Republican in November in...

FUNERAL HELD FOR WOMAN ALLEGEDLY KILLED BY BORDER AGENT

LAREDO, Texas - About 150 people have gathered at a Texas church for the funeral of one of the four women who authorities say were...

 
 
 

IMPORTANTE DONANTE REPUBLICANO DEJA EL PARTIDO

COLUMBUS, Ohio, EE.UU. - Un importante empresario que antes donaba ingentes sumas al Partido Republicano dice que ya no pertenecerá...

NORTH DAKOTA SENATE CANDIDATE: KAVANAUGH ALLEGATION 'ABSURD'

BISMARCK, N.D. - North Dakota Republican Senate candidate Kevin Cramer says a sexual assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: LATEST DEADLINE LOOMS FOR KAVANAUGH ACCUSER

WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting her decades ago : 11:10...

ITALIAN LEADER SAYS RIGHT-WING IS EUROPE'S "TRUE" DEFENDER

ROME - Italy's anti-migrant interior minister says the far-right political spectrum includes "the true defenders of European values." Interior...

 
 
 

SOCIALISTS, BALLOTS AND POT: THE WEEK IN FLORIDA POLITICS

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida's 2018 midterm election is one of the most important in years. The governor's office and all three Cabinet...

AP FACT CHECK: TRUMP'S ERRANT CLAIMS ON KAVANAUGH, ECONOMY

WASHINGTON - Juggling a suddenly hot-potato Supreme Court nomination and midterm-election jousting, President Donald Trump flubbed...

 
 
 

ARMY DENTIST TRAVELED THE WORLD AND TOOK WOUNDED SOLDIERS ON TRIPS

Jack “Sid” Trawick was a member of the U.S. Army Dental Corps. who traveled the world on assignments. He was involved with the Association...

SOME SEE SIGNS OF HOPE ON NORTH KOREA AS TRUMP HEADS TO UN

WASHINGTON - North Korea's Kim Jong Un is "little rocket man" no more. President Donald Trump isn't a "mentally deranged U.S. dotard." In...

 
 
 

FIRST BLACK FEMALE WHITE HOUSE REPORTER GETS NEWSEUM STATUE

WASHINGTON - The first black woman to be credentialed to cover the White House is getting a statue in the Newseum. Alice Allison Dunnigan...

OVERCONFIDENT? DEM OPTIMISM SURGES AS MIDTERMS APPROACH

WASHINGTON - The fight for the House majority is over. At least that's the sense from a growing number of Democrats who are increasingly...

 
 
 

ANALYSIS: TRUMP TRIES A DIFFERENT STRATEGY ON ASSAULT CLAIM

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump went there. Republicans for days have been trying, with some success, not to blame the accuser...

DHS SECRETARY: FEMA CHIEF MISUSED CARS, BUT WON'T LOSE JOB

WASHINGTON - The head of the federal disaster response agency used government vehicles without proper authorization, but will not lose...

 
 
 

TRUMP PROMISES TO RID JUSTICE DEPT. OF 'LINGERING STENCH'

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - President Donald Trump has issued an ominous warning about the Justice Department and the FBI. He is promising further...

ROSENSTEIN'S FATE COULD TURN ON WHICH ACCOUNT TRUMP BELIEVES

WASHINGTON - The fate of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who discussed secretly recording President Donald Trump and possibly...

 
 
 

GOP GIVES KAVANAUGH ACCUSER MORE TIME TO CONSIDER TESTIFYING

WASHINGTON - The high-stakes brinkmanship over whether Brett Kavanaugh's accuser would testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee...

CRUZ, O'ROURKE GETTING COMBATIVE IN CLOSE TEXAS SENATE RACE

DALLAS - The surprisingly close U.S. Senate race in Texas is growing more combative, and Republican Sen. Ted Cruz and Democratic Congressman...

 
 
 



Lawyers For Christine Blasey Ford Say She Will Testify Before Senate Committee

Lawyers For Christine Blasey Ford Say She Will Testify Before Senate Committee

Lawyers for the woman who accused Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault say she will testify before the Senate Judiciary committee next week. Read more ...

Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate...

Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate touching allegations

The Minnesota state representative called the claims "indescribably hurtful" and said he dropped out of the race so he could work toward healing his family. Read more ...

Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

President Donald Trump has issued a warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench." Read more ...

Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring

Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring

Police said a father and son who killed a neighbor were taken into custody again Friday after a court reviewed their bonds and raised them to $250,000 each. Read more ...

Comcast wins Sky auction with $39B bid

Comcast wins Sky auction with $39B bid

LONDON - British regulators say Comcast has beat 21st Century Fox in a rare auction that allowed both sides to bid for European broadcaster Sky. After three rounds of bidding... Read more ...

Iowa State honors murdered golf star before game

Iowa State honors murdered golf star before game

AMES, Iowa - Iowa State honored slain golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena with an elaborate ceremony ahead of the Cyclones' game against Akron on Saturday. Iowa State's band used... Read more ...

Senate Judiciary Committee aide resigns over sex harassment claim

Senate Judiciary Committee aide resigns over sex harassment claim

An aide for the Senate committee overseeing hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh resigned after a sexual harassment allegation against the staffer resurfaced. The... Read more ...

Perkins leads Virginia past Louisville 27-3

Perkins leads Virginia past Louisville 27-3

Louisville managed just 214 total yards and moves to 2-2- on the season. Read more ...

Jimmy Butler won't attend Timberwolves' media day, start of training camp...

Jimmy Butler won't attend Timberwolves' media day, start of training camp amid trade request, report says

The Timberwolves are in the middle of fielding trade inquiries for their star guard after Jimmy Butler reportedly demanded a trade. Read more ...

Christine Blasey Ford Agrees To 'Provide First-Hand Knowledge' About...

Christine Blasey Ford Agrees To 'Provide First-Hand Knowledge' About Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Allegation

It's still unclear whether Blasey, who has accused the Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault, will be testifying at an open hearing. Read more ...