DEM POWER PLAYERS WANT PELOSI BUT CENTRISTS PUSH BACK

WASHINGTON - If it was up to most of the Democratic Party, Nancy Pelosi would be the obvious choice to become speaker of the House....

OBAMA RECALLS 2016 SPEECH DURING BOOK TOUR CONDEMNING TRUMP

INGLEWOOD, Calif. - Michelle Obama said she felt anxious before giving her emotional New Hampshire speech in 2016 condemning President...

 
 
 

AFTER BRAWL, PANDEMONIUM HALTS SRI LANKA'S PARLIAMENT

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Pandemonium is reigning in Sri Lanka's Parliament as lawmakers supporting disputed Prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa...

INMATE CONFESSES TO 90 DEATHS; INVESTIGATORS CORROBORATE 30

DALLAS - A man convicted of three California murders and long suspected in numerous other deaths now claims he was involved in about...

 
 
 

CALIFORNIA GOP PONDERS WAY FORWARD AFTER STUNNING LOSSES

LOS ANGELES - In a speech to fellow Republicans in May, U.S. Rep. Mimi Walters issued an ominous warning about the coming election...

TRUMP TO AWARD PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM TO DONOR'S WIFE

WASHINGTON - Miriam Adelson is a doctor, philanthropist and humanitarian, but is perhaps best known as the wife of Sheldon Adelson,...

 
 
 

READY TO FIGHT? 2020 DEMOCRATS FRAME THE RACE ON THEIR TERMS

WASHINGTON - Speaking before a gathering of black leaders on Capitol Hill this week, Sen. Kamala Harris offered guidance on when Democrats...

US COURT FILING HINTS AT CHARGES FOR WIKILEAKS FOUNDER

WASHINGTON - The Justice Department inadvertently named Julian Assange in a court filing in an unrelated case, suggesting prosecutors...

 
 
 

MIGRANTS STREAMING INTO TIJUANA, BUT NOW FACE LONG STAY

TIJUANA, Mexico - Exhausted migrants in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers napped on mattresses in a converted municipal...

FLORIDA: BITTER US SENATE RACE HEADED TO A HAND RECOUNT

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida's acrimonious U.S. Senate contest is headed to a legally required hand recount after an initial review...

 
 
 

SENATOR SPOKE OF 'DIFFICULT' VOTING FOR LIBERALS IN VIDEO

JACKSON, Miss. - A Republican U.S. senator from Mississippi is shown in a new video talking about "liberal folks" and making it "just...

AP SOURCE: WHITAKER TOLD GRAHAM THAT MUELLER PROBE TO GO ON

WASHINGTON - Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has told Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham in a meeting that special counsel Robert...

 
 
 

ACCIDENT SHUTS DOWN WESTBOUND WURZBACH PARKWAY

One person was critically injured, police said.

WILDLIFE OFFICIALS SEIZE MOUNTAIN LION KITTEN FED BRATWURST

WALSENBURG, Colo. - Wildlife officials who seized a mountain lion kitten from a southern Colorado home say the feline fell ill after...

 
 
 

DEMOCRAT PORTER FLIPS GOP HOUSE SEAT IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

LOS ANGELES - Democrat Katie Porter captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat Thursday in the heart of what once was Southern California's...

HOW DEMOCRATS WILL RULE: ROADMAP DRAFTED FOR HOUSE OVERHAUL

WASHINGTON - House Democrats unveiled a draft rules package Thursday for how they would govern the chamber when they take over the...

 
 
 

TRIAL WRAPS UP IN LAWSUIT AGAINST THE STATE BY DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED TEXANS

The plaintiffs, joined by the Justice Department, allege the state violated federal laws meant to protect the disabled.

FLORIDA: ORDENAN RECUENTO MANUAL EN CONTIENDA PARA EL SENADO

TALLAHASSEE, Florida, EE.UU. - El secretario de Estado de Florida ordenó el jueves un recuento manual en la contienda por un escaño...

 
 
 

FEDERAL AGENT PLEA DEAL IN CHILD PORN CASE IS REJECTED IN SAN ANTONIO

Richard Gratkowski, suspended after 10 years with Homeland Security Investigations, wanted to plead guilty but with a conditon that...

FBI RE-CREATES DECOY HEADS ALCATRAZ INMATES USED IN ESCAPE

SAN FRANCISCO - Half a century after a notorious prison escape from Alcatraz Island, the FBI has created replicas of decoy heads that...

 
 
 



Thieves caught outside supermarket: 'butter late than never'

Thieves caught outside supermarket: 'butter late than never'

Two men were on a roll unto police said they stopped them with more than $1,400 worth of butter. Read more ...

Toddler finds gun under father's pillow, fatally shoots himself, police say

Toddler finds gun under father's pillow, fatally shoots himself, police say

Both parents were asleep at the home when the 2-year-old found the weapon, according to police. Read more ...

County leader under fire after racially motivated 'master race' comment

County leader under fire after racially motivated 'master race' comment

A county commissioner made comments regarding a "master race." Read more ...

FBI investigates death of American woman on cruise ship headed to Aruba

FBI investigates death of American woman on cruise ship headed to Aruba

The FBI is investigating the death of 52-year-old woman on a cruise ship heading from Florida to Aruba. Read more ...

Reports: Homeless man, couple made up story for GoFundMe campaign that...

Reports: Homeless man, couple made up story for GoFundMe campaign that raised $400,000

Reports indicate all three will face criminal charges of conspiracy and theft by deception related to the GoFundMe campaign. Read more ...

Verdict On Khmer Rouge Leaders Is First To Officially Acknowledge Regime's...

Verdict On Khmer Rouge Leaders Is First To Officially Acknowledge Regime's Genocide

Nuon Chea, 92, who was the No. 2 leader of the Khmer Rouge from 1975-1979 and Khieu Samphan, the 87-year-old former head of state of the brutal regime, were found guilty of... Read more ...

North Korea to deport American it detained for illegal entry

North Korea to deport American it detained for illegal entry

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea said Friday that it will deport an American citizen it detained one month ago for illegally entering the country. The announcement suggests... Read more ...

Williams helps Clippers edge Spurs for 3rd straight victory

Williams helps Clippers edge Spurs for 3rd straight victory

LOS ANGELES - Lou Williams hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 40 seconds remaining and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the San Antonio Spurs 116-111 on Thursday night for their first... Read more ...

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

An audience member says a man interrupted a performance of "Fiddler on the Roof" in Baltimore with a pro-Nazi and pro-Trump salute. Read more ...

Norvell lifts No. 3 Gonzaga over Texas A&M 94-71

Norvell lifts No. 3 Gonzaga over Texas A&M 94-71

SPOKANE, Wash. - Zach Norvell Jr. scored 22 points, Rui Hachimura added 18, and No. 3 Gonzaga beat Texas A&M 94-71 on Thursday night. Read more ...