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Katie Britt, U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks in Alabama Senate runoff

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s Republican primary for U.S. Senate is going to a June runoff between Katie Britt and U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks, who overcame losing former President Donald Trump's endorsem...

2022 midterms: What to watch in Georgia, Texas, elsewhere

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia takes center stage in Tuesday's primary elections as Gov. Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger try to fight back challengers endorsed by former President Donald ...

Tough GOP race for Shelby seat in Alabama closes with flurry

HUNTSVILLE. Ala. (AP) — Republican Senate hopefuls made last-minute pitches to primary voters Monday in the tight race for the GOP nomination for the seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Richard Shelby...

2022 midterms: What to watch in Georgia, Texas, elsewhere

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia takes center stage in Tuesday's primary elections as Gov. Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger try to fight back challengers endorsed by former President Donald ...

GOP primary race for Alabama Senate seat turns bitter

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s Republican primary for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby has become a bitter high-dollar contest with the three strongest contenders...

Reversing Trump, Biden acts to deploy US troops to Somalia

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden signed an order Monday to redeploy hundreds of U.S. troops to Somalia to counter the Islamic extremist rebel group al-Shabab, an effort that American military lea...

Today in History: April 14, Abraham Lincoln is shot

Today in History Today is Thursday, April 14, the 104th day of 2022. There are 261 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 1...

Taiwan cancels plan to retrofit Blackhawk helicopters with nighttime operation capabilities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Air Force has canceled plans to upgrade five UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters to make them capable of nighttime search and rescue missions. During a Legislative Yuan m...

Rural Nebraska fire chief dies in crash on way to wildfire

EDISON, Neb. (AP) — A wildfire in southern Nebraska fueled by dry conditions and strong winds forced the evacuation of the small village of Edison, destroyed several homes and factored into the death ...

Soldier killed in helicopter `incident' at Army airfield

FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) — A soldier was killed early Wednesday in what the Army described only as “an incident” involving two helicopters at an airfield in southeast Georgia. The deat...

Taiwan suspends missile tests due to weather, rescue flight from Orchid island

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The military suspended missile tests scheduled for the past two days in the southeast county of Taitung due to poor weather conditions and patients having to be evacuated ...

Trump action scrambles Alabama Senate primary

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw his endorsement of U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks has scrambled the Alabama Republican primary for Senate, leaving ...

Trump rescinds Brooks endorsement in Senate race in Alabama

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump on Wednesday rescinded his endorsement of U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks in Alabama's Republican primary for Senate, dealing a major blow to the congressman'...

7 rescued, 1 missing after cargo ship sinks off Taiwan's coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Seven Indonesian crewmembers of Mongolian cargo ship the Prestige have been rescued after the vessel sank off the coast of Taichung Tuesday (March 22), and authorities con...

Trump calls Mo Brooks 'disappointing' in Alabama Senate race

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump told a news outlet that he is displeased with the performance of Rep. Mo Brooks, the candidate he endorsed for Alabama’s U.S. Senate race, and sug...