Friday, November 16, 2018

AP US & World News

Florida: bitter US Senate race headed to a hand recount

Florida: bitter US Senate race headed to a hand recount

Bitter US Senate battle in Florida headed to legally required hand recount, while contest for Florida governor appears to be over
Updated: 25 minutes ago

White supremacist gang members charged in gun, drug ring

Authorities say 39 white supremacist gang members have been arrested in a gun and drug-trafficking operation
Updated: 28 minutes ago
WikiLeaks chief could see charges, US court filing suggests

WikiLeaks chief could see charges, US court filing suggests

US court filing raises questions about whether the Justice Department has prepared charges under seal against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange
Updated: 1 hour ago
Trump to honor donor's wife with presidential award

Trump to honor donor's wife with presidential award

Trump to honor Miriam Adelson, the wife of powerful Republican donor Sheldon Adelson, with Presidential Medal of Freedom award
Updated: 1 hour ago

2 paintings belonging to LOVE artist are being auctioned

The estate of artist Robert Indiana is auctioning off two pieces of art that belonged to him to raise money to defend against a lawsuit and to stabilize his deteriorating home
Updated: 1 hour ago

Former IRS employee in Georgia sentenced for identity theft

A former employee with the Internal Revenue Service in Atlanta has been sentenced to two years in prison after she pleaded guilty to aggravated identity theft
Updated: 1 hour ago
Mrs. Obama says 'Access Hollywood' tape led her to speak out

Mrs. Obama says 'Access Hollywood' tape led her to speak out

Michelle Obama says she felt anxious before giving her emotional New Hampshire speech two years ago condemning President Donald Trump for bragging about sexually assaulting women
Updated: 1 hour ago
Correction: Ailing Iranian-American detained in Iran story

Correction: Ailing Iranian-American detained in Iran story

Correction: United States-Iran-Detainee story
Updated: 1 hour ago
The Latest: Judge rejects challenge to rules of hand recount

The Latest: Judge rejects challenge to rules of hand recount

A Florida judge is rejecting a challenge to the rules that will be used in a hand recount in the state's contentious U.S. Senate race
Updated: 1 hour ago
East Coast commuters face slow rides to work after snowstorm

East Coast commuters face slow rides to work after snowstorm

The first snowstorm of the season has given way to rain and high winds in the New York City area, as commuters here and across New Jersey and elsewhere were facing slow rides to work
Updated: 1 hour ago