RESCUERS SEARCH SITE AFTER TRAIN CRASH KILLED 18 IN TAIWAN

Rescuers searched through wreckage Monday after one of Taiwan's fastest passenger trains derailed on a curve along a popular weekend...

PEOPLE NEAR FAIRBANKS TALK TO STATE OFFICIALS ABOUT ARSENIC

Residents of towns near Fairbanks have been talking to state officials about possible arsenic contamination of private wells where...

 
 
 

TRUCK CONNECTED TO SHOOTING DEATH OF 35-YEAR-OLD MAN FOUND

Police say a truck investigators believe is connected to the shooting death of a 35-year-old man has been found, the Anchorage Daily...

ANCHORAGE SCHOOL DISTRICT, UNION CONTINUE CONTRACT TALKS

The Anchorage School District and the union that represents about 3,300 of its educators plan to continue working toward contract agreement,...

 
 
 

PARSON RESIGNING FROM CBS BOARD FOR HEALTH REASONS

CBS Corp. says that Richard Parsons, its interim chairman, has resigned from its board because of illness. The media company named...

GROUPS WILL HELP GUIDE MARIJUANA STARTUPS IN EQUITY PROGRAM

Marijuana regulators have approved several organizations to provide training and mentoring for startup cannabis companies that hope...

 
 
 

MARYLAND STUDYING FEASIBILITY OF WIDENING 2 ROADWAYS

Maryland's transportation agency is studying the feasibility and cost of widening two routinely congested roadways. The Capital Gazette...

VERMONT TOWN OF POWNAL APPOINTS 3 TO ECONOMIC PANEL

The Vermont town of Pownal has appointed three residents to help the select board with economic development issues. The Bennington...

 
 
 

PROPOSED CREDIT UNION WANTS TO LEND TO FARMERS

The founders of a proposed credit union that would only lend to farmers and food entrepreneurs say it's raised $2.4 million. The Bangor...

UTAH STATE HOSPITAL CUTS TREATMENT WAIT TIMES TO 23 DAYS

Utah State Hospital is making progress in its effort to cut down the wait times for people to undergo mental health treatment before...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: MERKEL BACKS FREEZE ON ARMS EXPORTS TO SAUDI

The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country's consulate in Istanbul : 8:20 German...

LAWYER TEXTED HE HOPED ATTORNEY ‘DIES OF DIRTY JEW AIDS,' COMPLAINT SAYS. HE'S SUSPENDED

Jacksonville criminal and family law attorney Paul Green began a 60-day suspension this weekend after snapping in a way usually associated...

 
 
 

STATE SAYS NE OHIO WELL LINKED TO QUAKES HAS WAY TO REOPEN

The state has suggested a shuttered injection well linked to two small earthquakes in northeast Ohio could resume operations if the...

STATE POLICE SAVED 268 LIVES WITH OPIOID REVERSAL MEDICATION

A 4-year-old program that provides Connecticut state troopers with training and equipment to reverse opioid overdoses is being credited...

 
 
 

TEXAS TROOPERS TO RIDE SOME SCHOOL BUSES FOR SAFETY WEEK

Texas troopers will be riding in or following some school buses this week in an effort to make sure other drivers are obeying traffic...

NOT ‘A REGULAR PERSON': GRANDPA BODYBUILDER TONED, TAN AT 65

The ad showed a scrawny weakling getting beach sand kicked in his face by a muscled bully. That was all it took for 12-year-old Stan...

 
 
 

VET MAKING LAST ROUNDS AT THE END OF HIS SHIFT IN THIS WORLD

Dressed in a gray jumpsuit, looking more like an auto mechanic than a veterinarian, Richard Fondrk unfolds himself gingerly from his...

$150M GAS PROCESSING PLANT TO START OPERATING NEXT MONTH

Oasis Midstream Partners has completed a natural gas processing plant that will help reduce the wasteful flaring of excess natural...

 
 
 

MEDICAID EXPANSION BECOMES KEY ISSUE IN GOP-LEANING STATES

For nearly a decade, opposition to former President Barack Obama's health care law has been a winning message for Nebraska Republicans....

UTAH STATE HOSPITAL CUTS TREATMENT WAIT TIMES TO 23 DAYS

The Utah State Hospital is on track to cut down wait times for people to undergo mental health treatment before they can stand trial....

 
 
 



Warren says she took DNA test to help rebuild 'trust in government'

Warren says she took DNA test to help rebuild 'trust in government'

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6 shot near Jacksonville Jaguars stadium, deputies say

6 shot near Jacksonville Jaguars stadium, deputies say

Six people have been shot near TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville on Sunday afternoon, authorities confirmed. Read more ...

Mega Millions players ponder how to spend record $1.6B prize

Mega Millions players ponder how to spend record $1.6B prize

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'Halloween' scares up $77.5 million in ticket sales

'Halloween' scares up $77.5 million in ticket sales

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Cam Newton rallies Panthers to 21-17 win over Eagles

Cam Newton rallies Panthers to 21-17 win over Eagles

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Migrant caravan vows to continue march toward US border

Migrant caravan vows to continue march toward US border

A caravan of Central American migrants, whose numbers have swelled to about 5,000 people, vowed to resume their march to the US frontier on Sunday, a day after Mexican riot... Read more ...

Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Justin Tucker missed the first extra point of his career at a bad time as the Saints beat the Ravens. Read more ...

No winners drawn in Saturday night's Powerball drawing, sending its jackpot...

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There were no winners in Saturday night's Powerball lottery drawing, putting the jackpot at $620 million . No one won the last Mega Millions drawing either, sending its jackpot... Read more ...

Rajon Rondo, Chris Paul, Brandon Ingram suspended for roles in...

Rajon Rondo, Chris Paul, Brandon Ingram suspended for roles in Lakers-Rockets fight

Brandon Ingram, Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul were suspended for the fight that broke out late in the Lakers' home opener. Read more ...

Eric Reid's wild day: Anthem protest, fight and ‘sellout' finger-point

Eric Reid's wild day: Anthem protest, fight and ‘sellout' finger-point

PHILADELPHIA - Eric Reid and Malcolm Jenkins turned the fight for racial and social justice into a skirmish on the field. Reid then put Jenkins on blast, calling the Eagles... Read more ...