General News

Democrat's upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhere

Jan 17, 2018

A surprising Democratic upset in a conservative Wisconsin Senate district where voters overwhelmingly supported President Donald Trump just 14 months ago has raised liberal hopes of more election success coming this fall

Judge rules for McClatchy officials accused of mismanagement

Jan 17, 2018

A California judge is siding with a former chief executive of the McClatchy newspaper chain and other company officials in a lawsuit alleging they mismanaged funds by buying a rival newspaper publisher and failing to diversify investments

Oklahoma politicians stunned by discovery of possible spying

Jan 17, 2018

Oklahoma officials are investigating after several Republican lawmakers reported they were being followed, including one legislator who found a tracking device on his vehicle

13 siblings held captive were likely coerced to remain quiet

Jan 17, 2018

Psychiatrists: Siblings held captive in California home were probably coerced to stay quiet

The Latest: Lawmaker suspects wind industry in spying case

Jan 17, 2018

A Republican lawmaker who discovered a high-tech tracking device affixed to his truck initially told police he suspected someone connected to the wind industry may be responsible

Navy ship collisions prompt rare criminal charges

Jan 17, 2018

The Navy's decision to charge five officers with negligent homicide for their involvement in two fatal ship crashes marks a rare legal move that, if proven, could send them to jail for up to three years

Suspect charged with murder in college student's killing

Jan 17, 2018

A former high school classmate of a University of Pennsylvania student found buried in a California park was charged with murder and investigators were looking for evidence of a hate crime

The Latest: Panel to interview longtime Trump aide Hicks

Jan 17, 2018

President Donald Trump's longtime spokeswoman Hope Hicks is scheduled to appear Friday for a closed-door interview with the House Intelligence Committee

Detroit church shields man from deportation to Albania

Jan 17, 2018

A Detroit church is giving sanctuary to a Michigan man who is facing deportation to Albania. Central United Methodist Church is offering sanctuary to 48-year-old Ded Rranxburgaj of Southgate, who is scheduled to be deported Jan. 25

Rupert Murdoch suffered back injury during sailing accident

Jan 17, 2018

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has told senior managers at 21st Century Fox that he will be working from home for a few weeks after a recent back injury in a sailing accident

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