Wednesday, November 22, 2017

AP US & World News

US judge finds Oklahoma bomb plot suspect mentally competent

A man accused of trying to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma City bank in August has been found mentally competent to face trial
Updated: 4 minutes ago
Forest Service weighs changes to protections for sage grouse

Forest Service weighs changes to protections for sage grouse

The U.S. Forest Service is rethinking protection plans for sage grouse in six Western states after a U.S. court agreed with mining companies that the agency illegally created some safeguards in Nevada
Updated: 6 minutes ago

AP Top News at 4:25 p.m. EST

AP Top News at 4:25 p.m. EST
Updated: 8 minutes ago
Democrats face hot-potato politics of sexual predation, too

Democrats face hot-potato politics of sexual predation, too

Facing Conyers and Franken allegations, Democrats, too, are juggling the hot-potato politics of sexual predation
Updated: 8 minutes ago

Judge: Lawsuit challenging Keystone pipeline can continue

A federal judge has dismissed a bid by the Trump administration to dismiss a lawsuit challenging a presidential permit for the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada
Updated: 14 minutes ago

Markets Right Now: Indexes end mostly lower in quiet trade

Stock indexes ended mostly lower on Wall Street in a quiet day of trading ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S.
Updated: 23 minutes ago
Suit over erotic fiction about NFL player Gronkowski tossed

Suit over erotic fiction about NFL player Gronkowski tossed

A federal appeals court has spiked an Ohio couple's case against companies that distributed an erotic fiction book about a woman's desire for New England Patriots star Rob Gronkowski.
Updated: 27 minutes ago

Louisiana missionary home after being detained in Guatemala

A Louisiana man detained by Guatemalan authorities since March while on a church mission trip has returned to the United States
Updated: 27 minutes ago
Police seek man just released from prison in fatal shooting

Police seek man just released from prison in fatal shooting

Police in western Maryland are looking for a man they say shot and killed a woman two days after he was released from prison
Updated: 27 minutes ago

Country music star Trace Adkins to lead Centaur parade

Country music star Trace Adkins will serve as grand marshal for the Krewe of Centaur's 2018 Mardi Gras parade in Shreveport
Updated: 1 hour ago