Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Sept. 19 The Baltimore Sun on the similarities between a woman accusing Supre...

Trump: 9/11 memorial renewed my resolve to build border wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the Sept. 11 memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, renewed his resolve to push for his stalled southern border wall. Trump tells Hill.T...

The Latest: Smart kidnapper released from Utah prison

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on the release of the woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart in Utah (all times local): 9:25 a.m. A woman who helped kidnap Elizab...

Q&A: Chris Pratt on running on screen, Tom Cruise, religion

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Chris Pratt is running his fastest, he has a tendency to fall. The "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "Jurassic World" star broke a femur growth plate as a kid, le...

Trump rips Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on Jeff Sessions, saying, "I don't have an attorney general." Trump says in a Hill.TV interview released Wednesday he...

Elizabeth Smart: Kidnapping accomplice's apology fell short

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Elizabeth Smart says the woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 and stood by as she was sexually assaulted fell short on her apology. In an interview aired...

'Sesame Street' wants to clarify: Bert and Ernie aren't gay

NEW YORK (AP) — The producers of "Sesame Street" want you to know that Bert and Ernie are not, in fact, gay. Sesame Workshop tweeted Tuesday that the characters are best friends and ...

Films, exhibits, tours to put spotlight on homeless in Taipei this October

Taipei (Taiwan News) - Taiwan's wealth gap has been widening over the past decade. As more glittering high-end shopping malls have been erected in eastern Taipei to woo the super rich, some p...

Factors don't favor criminal charges against Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats have been calling on the FBI to investigate a woman's claim that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were both in high school. What they'...

Feinstein's re-election opponent criticizes her over letter

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, and Kevin de Leon, a Democrat in the California state Senate, rarely have much in common. But they're unit...

AP Explains: Mueller's legal actions not overlooked by Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Robert Mueller has been busy. In just the last two weeks, the special counsel has secured the cooperation of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, disp...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Sept. 19, the 262nd day of 2018. There are 103 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. ...

Feinstein's opponent seizes on her role in Kavanaugh fight

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Kevin de Leon, a Democrat in the California Senate, rarely have much in common. But they're united in their condemnation this week ...

AP Explains: Big few weeks for Mueller in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Robert Mueller has been busy. In just the last two weeks, the special counsel has secured the cooperation of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, disp...

Texas school superintendent says "can't count" on black QBs

HOUSTON (AP) — An East Texas school superintendent who wrote "You can't count on a black quarterback" in the comment section of an online news article says he thought it was a private message. ...