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Trump campaign chair offers to talk to House panel on Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to… Read more

Double-amputee Marine vet joins New York police department

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — The wounded warrior is now a cop — and he'll be walking the beat on titanium legs. Read more

UN warns that destroying cultural heritage may be war crime

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution Friday condemning the unlawful destruction of cultu… Read more

Judge in Virginia declines to block travel ban

McLEAN, Va. (AP) — In a sweeping affirmation of presidential authority, a federal judge in Virginia ruled against a Muslim civil-rig… Read more

Police: Woman falsely claims sexual assault by 3 black males

DENISON, Texas (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old white woman who burst into a church in northeast Texas and claimed she had been kidn… Read more

Arab autocrats: Exiled, killed or fighting for survival

BEIRUT (AP) — Egypt's ousted former President Hosni Mubarak was released Friday after six years in custody but he is not the only au… Read more

Misty Copeland's next leap: Giving us all better bodies

NEW YORK (AP) — If you've ever binged on a box of doughnuts — yep, the whole blessed thing — ballerina Misty Copeland can relate. Sh… Read more

2 homes being demolished at suburban Detroit sinkhole site

FRASER, Mich. (AP) — Two homes are being torn down to help clear the way for repairs to a broken sewer line that caused a sinkhole o… Read more

US: Syrian fighters facing little resistance at Tabqa dam

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. military spokesman says the Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters airlifted into combat in northern Syria earlie… Read more

Naked group stages disruption by notorious Auschwitz gate

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A group of 11 people took off their clothes, killed a sheep and chained themselves together by the main gate o… Read more

News

Trump campaign chair offers to talk to House panel on Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, a key figure in investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to… Read more

Double-amputee Marine vet joins New York police department

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — The wounded warrior is now a cop — and he'll be walking the beat on titanium legs. Read more

UN warns that destroying cultural heritage may be war crime

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution Friday condemning the unlawful destruction of cultu… Read more

Judge in Virginia declines to block travel ban

McLEAN, Va. (AP) — In a sweeping affirmation of presidential authority, a federal judge in Virginia ruled against a Muslim civil-rig… Read more

Police: Woman falsely claims sexual assault by 3 black males

DENISON, Texas (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old white woman who burst into a church in northeast Texas and claimed she had been kidn… Read more

Arab autocrats: Exiled, killed or fighting for survival

BEIRUT (AP) — Egypt's ousted former President Hosni Mubarak was released Friday after six years in custody but he is not the only au… Read more

2 homes being demolished at suburban Detroit sinkhole site

FRASER, Mich. (AP) — Two homes are being torn down to help clear the way for repairs to a broken sewer line that caused a sinkhole o… Read more

US: Syrian fighters facing little resistance at Tabqa dam

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. military spokesman says the Syrian Arab and Kurdish fighters airlifted into combat in northern Syria earlie… Read more

Naked group stages disruption by notorious Auschwitz gate

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A group of 11 people took off their clothes, killed a sheep and chained themselves together by the main gate o… Read more

Democrats oppose Gorsuch, say he rules against workers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three additional Democrats said Friday that they will vote against Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch and will sup… Read more

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Sports

Bettman: Concessions needed for NHL to go to Olympics

CHICAGO (AP) — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the International Olympic Committee and hockey's governing body will have to make … Read more

Avalanche, Senators to play 2 regular-season games in Sweden

The Colorado Avalanche and Ottawa Senators will play two games in Sweden next season, the NHL's first regular-season games in Europe… Read more

Xavier knocks off Arizona 73-71 in West Region

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Not long after losing to Arizona's Sean Miller at the 2015 NCAA Tournament, Xavier coach Chris Mack jokingly… Read more

Mickelson off to good start at Match Play in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Phil Mickelson is off to a strong start in his bid to get beyond the third round of the Dell Technologies Match… Read more

11 of the most intriguing unsigned free agents

Christmas morning for shrewd clubs, as Hankins, Charles, other cheap, yet enticing, options remain Read more

Surging Heat have playoffs in sight after dreadful start

MIAMI (AP) — They have won 24 times in their last 31 games. They put together the NBA's longest winning streak this season, a 13-gam… Read more

Chizik's Choice: Family over football after 2 years away

Gene Chizik was walking out to practice last August when he noticed the overstuffed cars being unloaded by wide-eyed teenagers and t… Read more

A short week for McIlroy on long road to Masters

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Rory McIlroy rarely has played so well and had so little to show for it. Read more

Tipping Off: Baylor women hope for better luck in OKC

NEW YORK (AP) — Oklahoma City hasn't been too kind to Baylor the last few years in the women's NCAA Tournament. Read more

High-flying Jayhawks present question: Can they be stopped?

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Purdue coach Matt Painter stopped short of calling Kansas invincible on Thursday night. Read more

Business

House steers toward climactic vote on GOP health care bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans muscled their capstone health care overhaul past an initial barrier and toward a climactic roll call F… Read more

Cod fishing catches plummet in waters off New England

ROCKPORT, Maine (AP) — The cod isn't so sacred in New England anymore. Read more

Trump approves Keystone XL, calling it 'great day' for jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared it a "great day for American jobs" on Friday as he formally green-lighted the Keys… Read more

Trump touts jobs commitment first made in 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday praised a plan by cable company Charter Communications to hire 20,000 American ca… Read more

US imposes sanctions on China, North Korea entities, people

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is imposing sanctions on 30 foreign companies and people from 10 countries, including China. Read more

Hiring rises in 11 US states last month, gains widely spread

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring picked up in 11 states last month compared with January and was mostly unchanged in the other 39, as strong… Read more

Apple: Software flaws in latest WikiLeaks docs are all fixed

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple says purported hacking techniques released by WikiLeaks this week have all been fixed in recent iPhones and Ma… Read more

US stocks mostly higher ahead of uncertain health care vote

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly higher Friday as technology companies and banks climb. For most of this week investors have b… Read more

Markets Right Now: US stocks edge higher in midday trading

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): Read more

Mnuchin says administration tax plan coming soon

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday that after the initial congressional battle over health care, the ad… Read more

Living

Misty Copeland's next leap: Giving us all better bodies

NEW YORK (AP) — If you've ever binged on a box of doughnuts — yep, the whole blessed thing — ballerina Misty Copeland can relate. Sh… Read more

John Mayer's new single is ode to ex-girlfriend Katy Perry

LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Mayer's new single, "Still Feel Like Your Man," is about ex-girlfriend Katy Perry. Read more

The Latest: Dems say health care bill would cost veterans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on an effort in Congress to pass a health care bill (all times local): Read more

House steers toward climactic vote on GOP health care bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans muscled their capstone health care overhaul past an initial barrier and toward a climactic roll call F… Read more

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