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Starbucks to close stores for an afternoon for bias training

April 17, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks, trying to tamp down a racially charged uproar over the arrest of two black men at one of its stores in Philadelphia, plans to close more than 8,000 U.S. more »»

Mudslide lost and found offers ray of hope amid heartache

April 17, 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When a torrent of mud crashed through Mari Mitchel's bedroom in Southern California three months ago, it carried away everything from massive pieces of antique family furniture... more »»

Trump administration defends Obama's Atlantic monument

April 17, 2018

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Trump administration on Tuesday defended an underwater monument off the coast of New England established by former President Barack Obama to protect marine life in the... more »»

Stormy Daniels shows sketch of man she says threatened her

April 17, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stormy Daniels injected fresh drama into the sensational story of a president, a fixer and a porn star on Tuesday, releasing an artist's sketch of a man she says threatened her... more »»

Special prosecutor appointed to defend Arpaio case ruling

April 17, 2018

PHOENIX (AP) — A special prosecutor will be appointed to defend a court ruling that dismissed the now-pardoned criminal case against former metro Phoenix Sheriff Joe Arpaio but did not erase his... more »»

The Latest: Jurors hear from Cosby police statement

April 17, 2018

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the Bill Cosby's sexual-assault retrial (all times local):

12:25 p.m. more »»

The Latest: Police sergeant says DA shut down Cosby probe

April 17, 2018

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the Bill Cosby's sexual-assault retrial (all times local):

12:05 p.m. more »»

The Latest: Daniels releases sketch of man in parking lot

April 17, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and adult film star Stormy Daniels (all times local):

11:35 a.m. more »»

The Latest: High court hears internet tax collection case

April 17, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on arguments in a Supreme Court case about businesses' collection of sales tax on purchases made on the internet:

11:30 a.m. more »»

Forecasters warn of rare, life-threatening wildfire weather

April 17, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Forecasters warned of dangerous, life-threatening wildfire conditions in parts of the Southwest and Southern Plains on Tuesday as firefighters in rural Oklahoma battled blaze... more »»

White woman charged in parking lot spat with black women

April 17, 2018

MACON, Ga. (AP) — A 71-year-old white woman has been charged with battery after she and her son argued with two black female service members over a parking spot outside a restaurant. more »»

California city approves ordinance against sanctuary policy

April 17, 2018

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (AP) — The conservative backlash against California's so-called sanctuary law has taken the form of lawsuits and public tongue-lashings. more »»

Supreme Court says Sotomayor breaks shoulder in fall at home

April 17, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says Justice Sonia Sotomayor broke her left shoulder in a fall at her Washington home. more »»

Marijuana-based drug gets positive review from US agency

April 17, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — A closely watched medicine made from the marijuana plant reduces seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and warrants approval in the United States, health officials... more »»

Starbucks faces image crisis after arrest of 2 black men

April 17, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Three years ago, Starbucks was widely ridiculed for trying to start a national conversation on race relations by asking its employees to write the words "Race Together" on coffee... more »»

 
 

 

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