Enter to win ski passes by saying how you want local taxes used

Weber Dealers

The Weber Dealers Association wants to know how you want local entities to spend the extra tax...


Trump speaks up for Moore, warns against his 'liberal' rival

Trump Moore

WASHINGTON (AP) — Silent for more than a week, President Donald Trump all but endorsed embattled Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore, discounting the sexual assault allegations against him and insisting repeatedly that voters must not support Moore’s “liberal” rival. The president said he...


FCC chairman sets out to scrap open internet access rules

FCC-Net Neutrality

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission set out Tuesday to scrap rules around open internet access, a move that would allow giant cable and telecom companies to throttle broadband speeds and favor their own services if they wish. Ajit Pai followed through on...


Conyers confirms harassment settlement; ethics probe opens

Sexual Harassment Conyers

DETROIT (AP) — John Conyers has dealt with various ethics investigations and a public corruption case that landed his wife in prison during a U.S. House career spanning more than five decades — longer than any other current member. Allegations that the 88-year-old Michigan Democrat sexually...


Haitians relieved to stay in US for now, upset status to end

Immigration Temporary Status Haiti-1

MIAMI (AP) — Yolnick Jeune couldn’t sleep for days, anxious over the fate of a program that has staved off the deportations of both herself and tens of thousands of other Haitians in the U.S. Then, President Donald Trump’s administration this week announced one last 18-month extension of the...


US slaps new sanctions on North Korean, Chinese companies


WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration imposed new sanctions Tuesday on a slew of North Korean shipping firms and Chinese trading companies in its latest push to isolate the rogue nation over its nuclear weapons development and deprive it of revenue. The Treasury Department also designated a...


Trump, Putin discuss Syria, NKorea, more in hour-plus call

Russia Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed efforts to bring peace to war-torn Syria during an hour-plus phone call on Tuesday. Iran, North Korea and Ukraine also were on the agenda, the White House said. Trump called it a “great call” Tuesday afternoon as he left...


Trump discounts allegations against Republican Roy Moore, says 'We don't need a liberal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump discounts allegations against Republican Roy Moore, says ‘We don’t need a liberal person in there‘


The Latest: Conyers acknowledges settling staffer complaint

Congress Taxes

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on sexual harassment allegations against Rep. John Conyers (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Rep. John Conyers is acknowledging his office has settled a harassment complaint involving a former staffer but denies the allegations against him. The Detroit Democrat said Tuesday in...


House Dem leader Pelosi calls for ethics probe of any 'credible allegation of sexual

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Dem leader Pelosi calls for ethics probe of any ‘credible allegation of sexual harassment’ against Conyers.


The Latest: US slaps new sanctions on NKorean, Chinese firms

South Korea Trump North Korea

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. declaration of North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism (all times local): 2 p.m. The United States has issued new sanctions on four Chinese trading companies and a Chinese national said to have conducted hundreds of millions of dollars in business with...

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