Wednesday, October 17, 2018

National News

AP Top News at 1:10 a.m. EDT

AP Top News at 1:10 a.m. EDT
Updated: 1 hour ago
Money talks: Campaigns draw millions in 'outsider' cash

Money talks: Campaigns draw millions in 'outsider' cash

Since the U.S. Supreme Court declared that campaign spending is free speech, corporations or nonprofits have had an easier time supporting or denouncing political candidates, leading to massive spending in tight races
Updated: 1 hour ago
What to watch for in first Heitkamp-Cramer debate

What to watch for in first Heitkamp-Cramer debate

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Republican challenger Kevin Cramer match up in their first debate Thursday after months of bitter campaigning in a race seen as vital to Senate control
Updated: 1 hour ago
Follow the trek of Venezuelan migrants fleeing on foot

Follow the trek of Venezuelan migrants fleeing on foot

For nine days a team of Associated Press journalists followed a Venezuelan mother and her daughter fleeing their nation's crippling economic and humanitarian crisis as they tried to cross three borders and nearly 2,700 miles
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Mother, daughter desperate to leave Venezuela flee on foot

Mother, daughter desperate to leave Venezuela flee on foot

Barely able to feed her daughter and struggling to earn a living, Sandra Cadiz made the desperate decision to leave Venezuela
Updated: 2 hours ago
Baby born after Michael starts life in Walmart parking lot

Baby born after Michael starts life in Walmart parking lot

A baby born near the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Michael spent his first night outside a hospital in a Walmart parking lot because no better shelter was available
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US officials optimistic on US-China military ties

US officials optimistic on US-China military ties

After a rocky few months, Pentagon officials say they sense that relations with the Chinese military may be stabilizing
Updated: 2 hours ago
Ex-USA Gymnastics head indicted in Texas on tampering charge

Ex-USA Gymnastics head indicted in Texas on tampering charge

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny has been arrested after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar
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In Mexico Beach after Michael, some coming home find no home

In Mexico Beach after Michael, some coming home find no home

Some tearful residents of Mexico Beach are coming home to find no home left in the florida Panhandle community that was nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael
Updated: 2 hours ago
Peru's president soars as he channels anger over corruption

Peru's president soars as he channels anger over corruption

Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra is on a crusade to clean up corrupt politics and become a voice for the poor and forgotten after his surprising ascension to the post earlier this year
Updated: 2 hours ago