• Stocks move broadly higher on Wall Street on trade hopes

    TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Thursday following broad gains on Wall Street as investors pondered mixed reports on the likelihood of progress in resolving the trade war between the U.S. and China.

  • Power outages begin in California amid hot, windy weather

    SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — More than a million people in California were without electricity Wednesday as the state’s largest utility pulled the plug to prevent a repeat of the past two years when windblown power lines sparked deadly wildfires that destroyed thousands of homes.

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    Turkey begins offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria

  • Goat rams through sliding glass door, naps inside bathroom

    CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio homeowner never envisioned becoming semi-famous because of a goat butting its way into her home and taking a nap in her bathroom.

  • The Latest: Alaska justices hear youth climate lawsuit

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on an Alaska Supreme Court hearing on an appeal involving a climate change lawsuit filed by state youths (all times local):

  • A year after Michael, Florida community still in crisis

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A year after Hurricane Michael , the Florida county hardest hit by the Category 5 storm is still in crisis: Thousands in Bay County are homeless, medical care and housing are at a premium, domestic violence has become a problem and severely diminished mental health services are overwhelmed with backlogs.

  • Florida congressman turns Trump support into recognition

    NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Long before Republican U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz was calling the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee “Captain Kangaroo,” he built a reputation as an agitator who wasn’t shy about calling out other lawmakers on social media or with reporters.

  • Trump’s firewall holds solid on Fox News’ prime time

    NEW YORK (AP) — Critics of President Donald Trump who wonder about the tenacity of his supporters need only to spend three hours with Fox News Channel’s headliners to get an idea why.

  • As impeachment looms, GOP revolts against Trump on Syria

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Oct. 7 about some of President Donald Trump’s most loyal allies revolting against his decision to pull back U.S. troops from northern Syria, The Associated Press reported that Florida Sen. Marco Rubio has “shrugged off the key allegation in the impeachment inquiry.” The story should have made clear that Rubio has said Trump was wrong to ask Ukraine’s president to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden, though Rubio has repeatedly called for all the facts to come out before taking a firm position on the impeachment inquiry. Rubio also played down Trump’s call for China to investigate Biden, a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate.

  • Police search for 3rd suspect in cop trial witness’ slaying

    DALLAS (AP) — After days of feverish speculation, authorities said the killing of a witness who testified at the recent murder trial of a Dallas police officer had nothing to do with the closely watched case and instead resulted from a drug deal gone bad.