General News

Gun control bill OK'd by Oregon; 1st since Florida shooting

Feb 23, 2018

Fueled by anguished voices in the aftermath of the Florida high school shooting, Oregon's Legislature on Thursday banned people convicted of stalking and domestic violence or under restraining orders from buying or owning firearms and ammunition

Judge: Ads can run in Uber, Lyft vehicles in New York City

Feb 23, 2018

A federal judge has given the green light to a Minnesota company that wants to put advertising in vehicles driven for companies like Uber and Lyft in New York City

Florida man yells 'murderers!' as he's executed for slaying

Feb 23, 2018

Florida inmate lets out blood-curdling scream, yells 'murderers!' as he's executed for 1993 rape and killing of college student

New charges brought against ex-Trump campaign associates

Feb 23, 2018

Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional criminal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associate

UK police probe 'racist' package sent to Harry and Meghan

Feb 23, 2018

British police say they are investigating a suspicious package that was sent to Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle as a racist hate crime

The Latest: Manafort denies new allegations by Mueller

Feb 23, 2018

Paul Manafort, who led President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign for several months, is denying new allegations made against him in an indictment brought by special counsel Robert Mueller

US Tennis Association deemed mostly liable for player's fall

Feb 23, 2018

US Tennis Association found mostly liable for when Canadian player Eugenie Bouchard slipped on wet locker room floor and hit head at 2015 US Open; jury assigns blame 75 percent to USTA, 25 percent to Bouchard

California senator quits as Legislature grapples with #MeToo

Feb 23, 2018

A California state senator accused of sexual misconduct has resigned just ahead of a possible vote to expel him

First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card

Feb 23, 2018

The nation's largest privately owned bank says it will stop producing credit cards for the National Rifle Association in response to criticism from customers

Texas governor accepts recommendation, spares inmate

Feb 23, 2018

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has accepted the state parole board's recommendation and is sparing the life of convicted killer Thomas "Bart" Whitaker

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