General News

AP Interview: Top Republican says Russia probe difficult

Aug 18, 2018

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr has been the Russia investigator who is seen but rarely heard on Capitol Hill

Short sentence recommended for former Trump campaign adviser

Aug 18, 2018

Prosecutors working for special counsel Robert Mueller are recommending a short prison sentence for a former Trump campaign adviser who lied to the FBI during the Russia probe

Explosion destroys coffee shop, injures 3 in rural Georgia

Aug 18, 2018

Authorities blame gas leak for explosion that destroyed a coffee shop and injured 3 people in a rural Georgia city

The Latest: Leaking gas blamed for coffee shop explosion

Aug 18, 2018

Authorities say natural gas leaking into a sewer line caused an explosion that destroyed a coffee shop in rural Georgia and seriously injured three people

Strong, deep earthquake shakes area off Indonesia; no damage

Aug 18, 2018

A strong earthquake located far below the Earth's surface has shaken an area in Indonesia's Flores Sea, causing shaking on land but no damage

US criticizes Vietnam for jailing peaceful activists

Aug 18, 2018

The United States says it's deeply concerned over Vietnam's conviction and sentencing of an activist this week, calling the trend of increased arrests and harsh sentences of government critics troubling

Former Iowa Congressman Leonard Boswell dies

Aug 18, 2018

Former Iowa Rep. Leonard Boswell has died following complications from a rare form of cancer

Judge tells US officials, ACLU to come up with asylum plan

Aug 18, 2018

Federal judge asks U.S. government, ACLU to come up with plan to address rights of families separated at border to seek asylum

Jury awards more than $242 million for Lexus seat defects

Aug 18, 2018

A North Texas jury has awarded more than $242 million to a Dallas-area family who sued Toyota over what they said were defective front seats in their Lexus sedan

Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting

Aug 18, 2018

An Alaska man will spend the rest of his life in prison for the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five people dead and six wounded

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