Armed group calls meeting to talk with Oregon community

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The armed activists occupying a national wildlife refuge in southeastern Oregon said Tuesday that they plan to hold a communit...

January 12th, 2016 |  


House approves bill to block stream-protection rule for coal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled House has approved a bill blocking new Obama administration regulations designed to reduce the environme...

January 12th, 2016 |  


High court: Florida death penalty system is unconstitutional

WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida's unique system for sentencing people to death is unconstitutional because it gives too much power to judges — and not e...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Man charged in fatal stabbings of woman, her 2 kids in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A woman's ex-boyfriend forced his way into her apartment early Tuesday and fatally stabbed her and her two children before bei...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Ohio GOP to pay fine for not disclosing political receipts

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Republican Party has agreed to pay a fine for failing to disclose more than $70,000 in political receipts in 2014.Cle...

January 12th, 2016 |  


AP News in Brief at 7:27 p.m. EST

The Latest: SC governor warns against angry voicesWASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on President Barack Obama's last State of the Union address. All time...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Ethics probe ordered over school’s request for state money

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's House speaker has ordered an ethics investigation into whether a consultant for Wright State University possibly advise...

January 12th, 2016 |  


In GOP response to Obama, SC governor defends immigrants

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans should resist "the siren call of the angriest voices" in how it treats immigrants, Republican South Carolina Gov. Nikki ...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Police: Man who sent selfie to replace mugshot is arrested

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — A man Ohio police say sent them a selfie because he didn't like the mugshot they were using has been arrested in the Florida panha...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Google: Self-driving cars improve, but still need human help

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Google's futuristic self-driving cars needed some old-fashioned human intervention to avoid 11 crashes during testing on Californ...

January 12th, 2016 |