WASHINGTON -- Kentucky, particularly the largely rural counties that Donald Trump won in 2016, is getting lots of help from an administration transportation grant program that has favored rural projects over urban, ...Read more
TUCSON, Ariz. -- He was dashing up the mountain into darkness, chasing a friend armed with a shotgun.
Taylor Hudson yelled for his friend to wait, to stop.
They had rushed together toward danger so many times before on ...Read more
"Leto," which means "summer" in Russian, is the title of a song that gets its hooks in you early on and won't let go.
Written and performed by Soviet musician Mike Naumenko (played by singer Roman Bilyk), the tune evokes ...Read more
"Chernobyl" isn't the likeliest of hits. The five-part HBO/Sky Atlantic co-production, which concluded earlier this month, offers a detailed examination of the causes and consequences of the April 1986 explosion at the ...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A Sacramento police officer responding to a domestic violence call was killed Wednesday night after being ambushed by a gunman who fired repeatedly at officers from inside a house. The man, who was ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Bill Clinton famously declared in 1996 that "the era of big government is over." Now, on the Democratic campaign trail, it's back with a vengeance.
Presidential candidates are replacing their post-Clinton ...Read more
The California sun caught the light in Bonnie Colwell's long, honey-blond hair as she stood in the gravel commons of Sierra College.
It was her sophomore year. She worked as a lab assistant in the science department, ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- "Toy Story 4" will blow you away in ways you won't be expecting. It's something new from a computer-animated series so antediluvian that director Josh Cooley was in high school when the Pixar original came ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- A federal appeals court decided unanimously Thursday to lift three injunctions that barred the Trump administration from denying funds to family planning clinics that refer clients for abortions.
A three-...Read more
MIAMI -- When Donald Trump's campaign manager said in Miami recently that he planned to launch a national Hispanic outreach effort in Florida, Democrats took notice.
The state's 2.2 million Hispanic voters make up an ...Read more
Vanguard is again considering jumping into the private equity realm, an alternative investment generally considered only for the very wealthy.
Vanguard has been in talks with HarbourVest Partners in Boston and Pantheon ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The Costco store in Corona was busy as usual on Thursday afternoon. Families were taking home large pizzas and rotisserie chickens for dinner and hauling away packs of toilet paper and paper towels to last ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order imposing new "hard-hitting" sanctions on Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, just days after Iran downed a high-flying U.S. Navy drone over...Read more
ST. LOUIS -- A man with an "extensive" and "violent" criminal history in North Carolina was charged Monday in the shooting death of Officer Michael Langsdorf, who was shot Sunday in Wellston, Mo., as he responded to a call...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A group of female police officers marched into the grassy outdoor theater at Sacramento State, abruptly stopped and turned toward the stage.
"If seeing hundreds of female police officers doesn't ...Read more
FRESNO, Calif. -- A 22-year-old man was shot to death Sunday morning at his own birthday party, according to Fresno police.
The victim, identified as Nicholas Polin, died after being shot during a gathering at 2322 E. ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- At least 11 people were shot and wounded on a weekend marked by Mayor Jim Kenney's visit Saturday night to Southwest Philadelphia to show support for anti-violence measures following the Father's Day ...Read more
JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia -- Secretary of State Michael Pompeo met Saudi Arabia's king and crown prince on a visit to the country as the U.S. sought to ramp up pressure on Iran before new sanctions aimed at keeping a ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- House Democrats are using the budget process to offer a clear contrast ahead of an election year between their embrace of aggressive action on climate change and the rollbacks of environmental regulation ...Read more
SENOIA, Ga. -- Zombies lurk beyond the train tracks. They have been here for years, working under lights, swatting mosquitoes, bringing eerie charm to streets of gothic homes and magnolia. Tourists come from as far away as...Read more
- Anger and confusion after Trump orders — then delays — immigration crackdown
- Republicans block ex-cons from voting in biggest swing state
- Mexico's other border is rattled by armed crackdown along river
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- Japanese internment camp survivors protest Fort Sill migrant detention center