Saturday, December 16, 2017

National News

On Trump turf, GOP still seeks North Dakota Senate candidate

Republicans in North Dakota, where Donald Trump won last year by one of his largest margins, are struggling to line up a big-name challenger in a prime opportunity to unseat Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp.
Updated: 3 hours ago
AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

PHOTO GALLERY: Protesters in Argentina; firefighters battle wildfire in California; Afghan migrants and refugees arrive at port near Athens.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Disney-Fox deal may create a new nerdy nirvana

Disney-Fox deal may create a new nerdy nirvana

Disney $52 billion purchase of Fox seals rift in Marvel, 'Star Wars' universes but it will be unavoidable online and in theaters
Updated: 4 hours ago
Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct

Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct

Inflammatory letter sheds light on Uber's alleged misconduct
Updated: 5 hours ago
Fear, shame preserve silence of abuse by clerics in Pakistan

Fear, shame preserve silence of abuse by clerics in Pakistan

As adults, victims of sexual abuse by Islamic clerics feel the shame deeply but say speaking out is not an option, not in a society that threatens the victims and where even powerful politicians express fear at confronting clerics
Updated: 5 hours ago

Police: Trooper shoots, kills man during traffic stop

Delaware State Police say a trooper has shot and wounded a person during a traffic stop
Updated: 5 hours ago

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST
Updated: 6 hours ago

Today in History

Today in History
Updated: 6 hours ago

Retail chain sued for selling guns to Texas church shooter

Relatives of three people killed in a Texas church shooting have filed a lawsuit against a sporting goods chain that sold two firearms to the gunman
Updated: 7 hours ago

Texas man admits beheading wife, gets 52-year prison term

A Central Texas man has been sentenced to 52 years in prison in the decapitation death of his wife
Updated: 8 hours ago