Barr: FBI's Russia investigation based on 'bogus narrative'
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 18:51:34 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr leveled blistering criticism at how the Russia investigation was conducted, saying Tuesday that it was based on a “bogus narrative” that the Tr...  Full Story

Democrats, White House forge new North American trade deal
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 18:08:36 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats and the White House announced a deal Tuesday on a modified North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a major Capitol Hill win on the same day...  Full Story

Dallas Stars fire Jim Montgomery for unprofessional conduct
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 18:26:41 -0500

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Stars fired second-year coach Jim Montgomery on Tuesday, citing unspecified unprofessional conduct in a surprising blow to one of the preseason favorites in the NHL's...  Full Story

NFL, NCAA football fuel Fox TV's win of the prime-time week
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 18:35:32 -0500

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fueled by both college and pro football, Fox won a rare title as champ of the broadcast week among networks.

Fox's Thursday night NFL airing of the Dallas Cowboys a...  Full Story

Unlucky for some: Man charged with rigging 10K bingo game
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 07:19:40 -0500

MONROE, La. (AP) — The luck has ran out for a Louisiana man allegedly caught rigging bingo games to win more than $10,000.

John Cook, 43, was booked into the Ouachita Correctional Fac...  Full Story

Democrats unveil impeachment charges; Trump left 'no choice'
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 18:37:56 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Tuesday, declaring he “betrayed the nation” with his actions toward Ukraine as they p...  Full Story

Testing tech ideas in public? San Francisco says get permit
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 18:52:25 -0500

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tired of San Francisco streets being used as a testing ground for the latest delivery technology and transportation apps, city leaders are now requiring businesses to get...  Full Story

6 killed in New Jersey gunbattle, including police officer
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 19:02:55 -0500

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gunbattle Tuesday that filled the streets of Jersey City with the sound of heavy...  Full Story

AP Analysis: Trump faces narrow but consequential charges
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 17:40:07 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — The articles of impeachment offered up Tuesday against President Donald Trump are narrow, but consequential. They are also likely to be approved by Democrats alone.

T...  Full Story

Report: black lung funding cut will cost taxpayers billions
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 10:44:38 -0500

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A cut to the tax coal companies pay to fund a trust for sick miners will cost taxpayers at least $15 billion by 2050, according to a new report from a national watchdog...  Full Story