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Navy commander charged in wide-ranging bribery case

February 16, 2017

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Navy commander is the 12th Navy official to be charged in a wide-ranging bribery case involving a Malaysian defense contractor nicknamed "Fat Leonard" and was part of a group o... more »»

Car toll proposed for San Francisco's famed 'crooked street'

February 16, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cars traveling on San Francisco's famously crooked Lombard Street should face tolls to ease crushing congestion generated by the millions of tourists who visit it annually, a... more »»

US gov't: Arrested Seattle 'dreamer' admitted gang ties

February 16, 2017

SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle area man detained by immigration agents despite his participation in a federal program to protect those brought to the U.S. more »»

'Day Without Immigrants': Protest closes restaurants in US

February 16, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The heart of Philadelphia's Italian Market was uncommonly quiet. Fine restaurants in New York, San Francisco and the nation's capital closed for the day. more »»

Roman Polanski seeks to have prosecutor's testimony unsealed

February 16, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Roman Polanski's attorney has asked a Los Angeles judge to unseal testimony given by a former prosecutor who handled the fugitive director's sexual assault case. more »»

Clinton praises Oscar de la Renta as proud immigrant

February 16, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton used a ceremony Thursday honoring Oscar de la Renta to celebrate the contributions of immigrants like the Dominican-born fashion designer who come to America to... more »»

Head of authority overseeing Vikings stadium resigns

February 16, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The chairwoman of the authority overseeing the Minnesota Vikings' stadium resigned Thursday after weeks of criticism over the questionable use of luxury suites by officials'... more »»

The Latest: Victim's father opposes terror attack plea deal

February 16, 2017

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on guilty plea on charges related to the San Bernardino terror attack (all times local):

11:30 a.m. more »»

US flu vaccine a good match; season moderate so far

February 16, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — This season's flu vaccine seems to be working pretty well, weakening the punch of a nasty bug that's going around, U.S. health officials said Thursday. more »»

'Day Without Immigrants' protest closes many US restaurants

February 16, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The heart of Philadelphia's Italian Market was uncommonly quiet. Fine restaurants in the nation's capital and New York closed for the day. more »»

Keystone XL developer renews effort to build in Nebraska

February 16, 2017

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The developer of the Keystone XL pipeline said Thursday that it is once again seeking state approval for a route through Nebraska. more »»

Judge: Bridge case complaint against Christie can proceed

February 16, 2017

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge ruled for the second time that a criminal complaint against Gov. more »»

Man pleads guilty to buying rifles in San Bernardino attack

February 16, 2017

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A California man pleaded guilty Thursday to providing the high-powered rifles used to kill 14 people in the San Bernardino terror attack.

Enrique Marquez Jr. more »»

Colorado warms to pot clubs despite federal uncertainty

February 16, 2017

DENVER (AP) — At risk of raising the ire of the White House, Colorado is on the brink of becoming the first state with licensed pot clubs. more »»

Judge: Man can't be tried in forgotten '72 cop-shooting case

February 16, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An 82-year-old man who was indicted, but never prosecuted, in the nonfatal shooting of an Ohio police officer almost 45 years ago cannot be tried now, a judge ruled Thursday. more »»

Thimble tossed! Game piece voted out of Monopoly board game

February 16, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — You can still pass "Go" and collect $200 on the Monopoly board, but you soon won't be able to do it with the thimble game piece. more »»

 
 
 

 

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