Harvey changes the equation as do-little Congress returns

Harvey changes the equation as do-little Congress returns

WASHINGTON (AP) — Harvey has scrambled the equation for Congress as lawmakers get ready to return to Washington on Tuesday after a five-week sum...

September 2nd, 2017 updated: September 2nd, 2017. |  


Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared wid...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Get This: Library: Fines can’t be paid with Chuck E. Cheese tokens

Get This: Library: Fines can’t be paid with Chuck E. Cheese tokens

DANVERS, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts library is reminding residents that Chuck E. Cheese tokens are not an acceptable form of payment for overd...

September 2nd, 2017 |  



Stocks climb as stronger economic growth cheers investors

Stocks climb as stronger economic growth cheers investors

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks climbed Wednesday as investors cheered a report of stronger economic growth. Technology companies, retailers and tra...

August 30th, 2017 |  


No fire or fury, but muted Trump response to NKorea missile

No fire or fury, but muted Trump response to NKorea missile

WASHINGTON (AP) — So much for North Korea’s restraint. So much for President Donald Trump’s threats of “fire and fury.”A...

August 30th, 2017 updated: August 30th, 2017. |  


Trump offers flag-waving optimism in visit to Harvey’s path

Trump offers flag-waving optimism in visit to Harvey’s path

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — With flag-waving optimism, President Donald Trump answered Harvey’s wrath Tuesday by offering in-person assur...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Tech and industrial companies lead stocks back from losses

Tech and industrial companies lead stocks back from losses

NEW YORK (AP) — North Korea’s latest missile launch jolted the U.S. stock market Tuesday, but major indexes pulled back from those early l...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Stocks are mixed as storm affects insurers, energy companies

Stocks are mixed as storm affects insurers, energy companies

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks finished little changed on Monday as investors focused on the effects of Tropical Storm Harvey. Insurance companies ...

August 28th, 2017 |  


With Trump pardon, Arpaio again wiggles out of legal trouble

With Trump pardon, Arpaio again wiggles out of legal trouble

PHOENIX (AP) — In his 24 years as metro Phoenix’s sheriff, Joe Arpaio survived scandals and dodged investigations that would easily have s...

August 28th, 2017 updated: August 28th, 2017. |  


A first: Drug lowers heart risks by curbing inflammation

A first: Drug lowers heart risks by curbing inflammation

For the first time, a drug has helped prevent heart attacks by curbing inflammation, a new and very different approach than lowering cholesterol, the ...

August 28th, 2017 updated: August 28th, 2017. |