AP WAS THERE: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA'S DEADLY 1994 EARTHQUAKE

This week marks 25 years since a deadly earthquake struck Southern California's densely populated San Fernando Valley.

FEDERAL JUDGE REFUSES TO FORCE THE GOVERNMENT TO PAY FEDERAL EMPLOYEES

 
 
 

SEN. SHERROD BROWN TO TOUR EARLY STATES BEFORE 2020 DECISION

Sen. Sherrod Brown is launching a tour of three states that cast pivotal early votes in the 2020 presidential primary.

US GAMBLING OPERATORS HAVE 90 DAYS TO COMPLY WITH NEW RULES

The Department of Justice will wait 90 days to implement a legal opinion that will affect online gambling.

 
 
 

AT MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL AIRPORT, FEDERAL SHUTDOWN HASN'T CAUSED SECURITY DELAYS - FOR NOW

The upcoming long weekend and continued shutdown could test the airport and travelers.

SEN. AMY KLOBUCHAR DROPS MORE HINTS, DISAVOWS FAKE CAMPAIGN LOGO

A tweet included an image of mountains on a pyramid-shaped logo with a blue background and a swath of green in the foreground.

 
 
 

LIZ CHENEY'S REBUKE OF KING REFLECTS TOUGHER GOP APPROACH

She used to be known mostly for her vice presidential family lineage. But Rep. Liz Cheney, the third-most senior House Republican,...

FEDERAL INMATES IN NEW YORK DENIED VISITS AMID SHUTDOWN

Defense attorneys say federal inmates awaiting trial in New York have refused meals after being denied visits with their families and...

 
 
 

KIRSTEN GILLIBRAND TAKES MAJOR STEP TOWARD WHITE HOUSE RUN

Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand took a major step toward announcing a 2020 presidential bid Tuesday, saying she is launching an...

NORTH DAKOTA SEEING SEASONAL DIP IN OIL PRODUCTION

State says producers still 'cautiously optimistic' despite lower oil prices.

 
 
 

DENMARK PICKS MINNESOTA AS ITS 'BRIDGE' TO U.S. MED-TECH

Danish officials met in the Twin Cities to roll out its 'MedTech Bridge' initiative

TRUMP'S AG PICK VOWS NOT TO TARGET MARIJUANA BUSINESSES

President Donald Trump's pick to become the next attorney general said Tuesday that he would "not go after" marijuana companies in...

 
 
 

PENTAGON WEIGHS BOLSTERING DEFENSES AGAINST MISSILE ATTACK

The Trump administration is considering ways to expand U.S. homeland and overseas defenses against potential missile attack.

RAZOR BURN: GILLETTE AD STIRS ONLINE UPROAR

A Gillette ad for men invoking the MeToo movement is sparking intense online backlash, with accusations that it talks down to men and...

 
 
 

MILWAUKEE HOSPITAL TO PAY $360K FOR IMPROPER WASTE DISPOSAL

Wisconsin's attorney general says a Milwaukee hospital will pay $360,000 to settle a lawsuit for improperly disposing of pharmaceutical...

APNEWSBREAK: IRS RECALLING 46,000 WORKERS TO HANDLE TAXES

The Internal Revenue Service is recalling about 46,000 of its employees furloughed by the government shutdown - nearly 60 percent of...

 
 
 

TAKEAWAYS: AG NOMINEE CUTS OWN PATH IN CONFIRMATION HEARING

Attorney General nominee William Barr made one thing clear Tuesday during his Senate confirmation hearing: He may want the job, but...

THE RULES FOR WEDNESDAY'S NO-CONFIDENCE VOTE IN PARLIAMENT

 
 
 

BURGER KING TROLLS TRUMP ON TWITTER

Burger King is needling President Donald Trump for his tweet about ordering more than 1,000 "hamberders" for the Clemson University...

NEW MARYLAND GUN LAW USED IN 5 CASES INVOLVING SCHOOLS

A Maryland sheriff says a new law that allows courts to temporarily restrict firearms access for people at risk to themselves or others...

 
 
 



Teen dies after falling from Royal Caribbean cruise ship, landing on pier

Teen dies after falling from Royal Caribbean cruise ship, landing on pier

Officials say a teenager from the South Pacific died after falling from a cruise ship onto a pier in Haiti. Read more ...

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is entering the 2020 race for president

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is entering the 2020 race for president

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand jumped into the 2020 presidential race Tuesday by announcing on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” that she's forming an exploratory committee for the... Read more ...

IRS recalling nearly 60 percent of its workforce to handle tax refunds...

IRS recalling nearly 60 percent of its workforce to handle tax refunds - without pay

The IRS is recalling 46,000 workers - nearly 60 percent of its workforce - from furlough to handle tax refunds without pay. Read more ...

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

A business owner posted on Facebook before the game that he would make the donation if the Syracuse Orange defeated No. 1-ranked Duke. Read more ...

Warriors rout Nuggets after NBA-record 51 in first quarter

Warriors rout Nuggets after NBA-record 51 in first quarter

DENVER - Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson each scored 31 points as the Golden State Warriors, propelled by an NBA-record, 51-point first quarter, regained the top spot in the... Read more ...

Publisher sues Netflix for $25M over use of trademark catchphrase in new series

Publisher sues Netflix for $25M over use of trademark catchphrase in new series

The lawsuit alleges that Netflix did not have permission to use the trademarked phrase "choose your own adventure." Read more ...

Judge Blocks White House From Adding Census Question

Judge Blocks White House From Adding Census Question

A federal judge in New York has barred the Trump administration from adding a question about citizenship to the 2020 census. US District Judge Jesse Furman said Tuesday that... Read more ...

Coast Guard receives $15 million donation for unpaid service members as...

Coast Guard receives $15 million donation for unpaid service members as shutdown continues

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard have not been paid during the government shutdown. Read more ...

Former Yankees closer John Wetteland arrested on child sex abuse charges

Former Yankees closer John Wetteland arrested on child sex abuse charges

John Wetteland, the former Yankees and Rangers closer, was arrested Monday on child sex abuse charges, the Dallas Morning News reported. The 52-year-old Wetteland is being... Read more ...

Steven Spielberg casts unknown 17-year-old as Maria in 'West Side Story' remake

Steven Spielberg casts unknown 17-year-old as Maria in 'West Side Story' remake

Rachel Zegler recently went viral for some powerhouse vocals. Read more ...