Tuesday, June 19, 2018

AP US & World News

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

Unionized MGM workers in Las Vegas voting to ratify contract

Thousands of unionized workers at Las Vegas casino-resorts operated by MGM Resorts International are deciding whether to approve a new five-year contract
Updated: 1 hour ago
Corruption retrial begins for ex-New York Senate leader, son

Corruption retrial begins for ex-New York Senate leader, son

A retrial has begun for ex-New York Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son on corruption charges
Updated: 1 hour ago
Parkland siblings detail #NeverAgain inception in new book

Parkland siblings detail #NeverAgain inception in new book

In a new book, Parkland shooting survivors David and Lauren Hogg offer a gripping account of the massacre that killed 17 and a look at the grassroots March For Our Lives movement that mobilized hundreds of thousands to rally for gun reform
Updated: 1 hour ago

AP Top News at 7:37 p.m. EDT

AP Top News at 7:37 p.m. EDT
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With eyes on midterms, Trump embraces immigration fight

With eyes on midterms, Trump embraces immigration fight

President Donald Trump is stressing his hard-line immigration stance as he readies for a midterm election he views as a referendum on his protectionist policies
Updated: 1 hour ago
Russian fans celebrate once-maligned team as heroes

Russian fans celebrate once-maligned team as heroes

Russia's World Cup soccer team transformed from near-laughing stock to heroes of the motherland in less than a week
Updated: 1 hour ago
California lawmakers move closer to regional electric grid

California lawmakers move closer to regional electric grid

A California Senate panel has narrowly advanced a contentious proposal to link oversight of California's electric grid with other states in the U.S. West
Updated: 1 hour ago

US prepares for return of war dead remains from North Korea

U.S. officials: American military command in South Korea prepares for North Korea to turn over remains of an unknown number of U.S. or allied service members missing since the Korean War
Updated: 1 hour ago

Governors pull National Guard over immigration policy

East Coast governors from both parties are turning down requests for National Guard resources in protest of a federal policy of separating immigrant children from their families
Updated: 2 hours ago
Cruz's flip-flop on family separation shows threat to GOP

Cruz's flip-flop on family separation shows threat to GOP

Ted Cruz initially defended the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policies, but has since staged an about-face and proposed his own bill ending immigrant family separation
Updated: 2 hours ago