Snow too thick to plow keeps skiers from California resorts
Snow too thick to plow keeps skiers from California resorts

Authorities warn that mudslides are possible even after a damaging storm moved through California, trapping people in floodwaters, triggering a debris flow that destroyed homes, and forcing residents to flee communities scorched by wildfires last year.

Judge keeps most Keystone XL pipeline work on hold
Judge keeps most Keystone XL pipeline work on hold

A federal judge in Montana has largely kept in place an injunction that blocks a Canadian company from performing preliminary work on the stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline.

1 hr 38 mins ago
Gunman kills 5 people, wounds 5 police at Illinois business
Gunman kills 5 people, wounds 5 police at Illinois business

A shooter has been apprehended after opening fire in an industrial park in in Aurora, Illinois.

4 hrs 58 mins ago
Amazon dumped New York, but cities still wooing the company
Amazon dumped New York, but cities still wooing the company

Amazon's breakup with New York was still fresh when other cities started sending their own valentines to the online giant.

6 hrs 58 mins ago
Year in space put US astronaut's disease defenses on alert
Year in space put US astronaut's disease defenses on alert

Scientists find that a NASA astronaut who spent nearly a year in space had his immune system go on high alert.

9 hrs 48 mins ago
Mormons up missionary calls home from twice yearly to weekly
Mormons up missionary calls home from twice yearly to weekly

Parents of Mormon missionaries will be able to hear their children's voices a lot more often under new rules announced Friday that allow the proselytizing youngsters to call home every week instead of only twice a year.

4 hrs 28 mins ago
Attorney: Process behind census question 'rotten'
Attorney: Process behind census question 'rotten'

An attorney for the state of California says the process behind Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross' decision to add a citizenship question to the U.S. Census was rotten to its core.

5 hrs 58 mins ago
9/11 fund running out of money for those with illnesses
9/11 fund running out of money for those with illnesses

The compensation fund for victims of 9/11 is running out of money and will cut future payments by 50 to 70 percent.

5 hrs 48 mins ago
The Latest: Police block Aurora shooting suspect's apartment
The Latest: Police block Aurora shooting suspect's apartment

A suburban Chicago school district is keeping its students in classrooms as police investigate an active shooter situation at an industrial park in Aurora.

5 hrs 17 mins ago
Judge bars immigration policing criteria for 2 grants
Judge bars immigration policing criteria for 2 grants

A Los Angeles federal judge has permanently blocked the Trump administration from favoring police departments that cooperate with immigration officials when issuing some law enforcement grants.

3 hrs 8 mins ago
Judge limits public comments in Trump confidant Stone's case
Judge limits public comments in Trump confidant Stone's case

A federal judge has issued a gag order in the case of Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone.

6 hrs 18 mins ago
Judge: Hernandez's child can't sue NFL over brain disease
Judge: Hernandez's child can't sue NFL over brain disease

A federal judge says the 6-year-old daughter of the late NFL player Aaron Hernandez missed a 2014 deadline to opt out of the $1 billion concussion settlement and can't separately sue the league over his diagnosis of a degenerative brain disease.

9 hrs 18 mins ago
21 Savage 'wasn't hiding' being British, feared deportation
21 Savage 'wasn't hiding' being British, feared deportation

The Atlanta-based rapper 21 Savage says he didn't talk about his British citizenship before because he didn't want to get deported.

12 hrs 18 mins ago
Portland police texts with far-right group spark probe
Portland police texts with far-right group spark probe

A member of Portland's city council said she is not shocked by a newspaper report that the commander for the police rapid response team exchanged friendly text messages with a leader of far-right protests that have rocked the city.

8 hrs 58 mins ago
California teachers say announcement on strike coming
California teachers say announcement on strike coming

The union representing teachers in Oakland, California, says it will make an announcement Saturday about a potential strike, a day after a neutral fact-finding report was to be issued.

3 hrs 38 mins ago
ICE halts force-feeding of immigrant detainees in Texas
ICE halts force-feeding of immigrant detainees in Texas

Texas newspapers report the U.S. government has suddenly stopped force-feeding immigrants on a hunger strike inside an El Paso immigration detention center.

February 14th, 7:53 PM CST
21 Savage 'wasn't hiding' being British, feared deportation
21 Savage 'wasn't hiding' being British, feared deportation

The Atlanta-based rapper 21 Savage says he didn't talk about his British citizenship before because he didn't want to get deported.

12 hrs 18 mins ago
Portland police texts with far-right group spark probe
Portland police texts with far-right group spark probe

A member of Portland's city council said she is not shocked by a newspaper report that the commander for the police rapid response team exchanged friendly text messages with a leader of far-right protests that have rocked the city.

8 hrs 58 mins ago
California teachers say announcement on strike coming
California teachers say announcement on strike coming

The union representing teachers in Oakland, California, says it will make an announcement Saturday about a potential strike, a day after a neutral fact-finding report was to be issued.

3 hrs 38 mins ago
ICE halts force-feeding of immigrant detainees in Texas
ICE halts force-feeding of immigrant detainees in Texas

Texas newspapers report the U.S. government has suddenly stopped force-feeding immigrants on a hunger strike inside an El Paso immigration detention center.

February 14th, 7:53 PM CST
Researchers find clues that depression may speed brain aging
Researchers find clues that depression may speed brain aging

Memory and thinking skills naturally slow with age but now scientists are finding clues that depression might worsen the decline.

February 14th, 12:34 PM CST

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Medicare ambulance rides may no longer end up at ER
Medicare ambulance rides may no longer end up at ER

Medicare ambulance rides could include option of going to urgent care or doctor's office.

February 14th, 3:53 PM CST
Flu vaccine doing a relatively good job this season
Flu vaccine doing a relatively good job this season

Health officials say the flu vaccine is doing a relatively good job protecting Americans this winter.

February 14th, 12:03 PM CST
Chief: Officer lied in affidavit before deadly Houston raid
Chief: Officer lied in affidavit before deadly Houston raid

Houston's police chief says a lead investigator lied in an affidavit justifying a drug raid on a home in which two residents were killed and four officers were wounded during a gun battle.

2 hrs 38 mins ago
Amazon's exit could scare off tech companies from New York
Amazon's exit could scare off tech companies from New York

Amazon decision to walk away from New York City could scare off other tech companies.

20 hrs 38 mins ago
Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs
Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs

Amazon ditches New York as location for new headquarters.

February 14th, 11:03 AM CST
Vegas prosecutors say tech billionaire facing drug charges
Vegas prosecutors say tech billionaire facing drug charges

Felony drug charges have been filed against a California tech mogul and Marsy's Law victim rights advocate arrested in August with what police said were briefcases full of drugs in a Las Vegas Strip hotel.

February 13th, 4:43 PM CST
California governor wants users to profit from online data
California governor wants users to profit from online data

California Gov. Gavin Newsom says the state's consumers should get a piece of the billions of dollars that technology companies make off the personal data they collect.

February 13th, 6:13 PM CST
AP Exclusive: Lawsuit claims discrimination by foster agency
AP Exclusive: Lawsuit claims discrimination by foster agency

A South Carolina mother is accusing a federally funded foster agency of not working with her because she's Catholic.

9 hrs 28 mins ago
Washington state snow plow rage: 2 plow drivers threatened
Washington state snow plow rage: 2 plow drivers threatened

There's snow plow rage in Spokane after storms dropped 21 inches of snow so far in February.

5 hrs 48 mins ago
World's oldest known wild bird hatches chick on Midway Atoll
World's oldest known wild bird hatches chick on Midway Atoll

Federal wildlife officials say the world's oldest known wild bird has become a mother again at Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge.

February 12th, 3:43 PM CST
NASA rover finally bites the dust on Mars after 15 years
NASA rover finally bites the dust on Mars after 15 years

Opportunity Lost: NASA rover finally bites the dust on Mars after an unexpected 15 years.

February 13th, 1:13 PM CST
El Nino is back but it's late, weak and probably no big deal
El Nino is back but it's late, weak and probably no big deal

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says El Nino is back, but it is weak.

February 14th, 8:13 AM CST
LA sheriff: Fewer crimes spur transfer to immigration agents
LA sheriff: Fewer crimes spur transfer to immigration agents

The new leader of the nation's largest sheriff's department is further limiting when inmates in Los Angeles County jails can be transferred to U.S. authorities for deportation.

7 hrs 8 mins ago
Critics protest proposed drilling in Alaska's Arctic refuge
Critics protest proposed drilling in Alaska's Arctic refuge

Protesters in Alaska urged federal officials to keep oil rigs out of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge despite a federal law requiring lease sales.

February 11th, 8:43 PM CST
Parkland shooting victims are remembered in silence
Parkland shooting victims are remembered in silence

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre a year later: Renewed national debate on guns and school safety, and a time to remember the victims.

February 14th, 12:13 AM CST

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