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Trump charity stepped up 2016 giving amid campaign scrutiny

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump sharply increased the amount of money he gave away through his foundation last year as the charity drew scrutiny during the campaign. A...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 16:24

The Latest: Factory cited by OSHA before explosions, fire

NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the explosions and fire at a cosmetics factory in upstate New York (all times local): 5:45 p.m. A cosmetics factory north of...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 16:23

Texas sheriff added to woman's crude anti-Trump truck decal

HOUSTON (AP) — A woman whose pickup truck displays an expletive-filled message to President Donald Trump and his supporters has added an identical rant aimed at a suburban Houston sheriff...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 16:20

TransCanada to test water in drainage ditch near spill

AMHERST, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota official says TransCanada Corp. plans to test water from a drainage ditch near the site of a 210,000-gallon oil spill from the Keystone...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 16:14

The Latest: Official says border agent hit by rock or rocks

VAN HORN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the death in Texas of a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent (all times local): 4:10 p.m. A union official says a...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 16:06

Top California state lawmaker won't run amid allegations

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Democratic Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra, the focus of mounting sexual harassment allegations, said Monday he won't seek re-election next year but some party leaders are pressuring him...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 16:05

Disruptive Hawaii flight passenger sentenced to time served

HONOLULU (AP) — A Turkish man who disrupted a flight from Los Angeles to Honolulu won't receive additional jail time and must pay American Airlines more than $8,500. Anil Uskanli...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:58

California man charged with threatening congresswoman

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Federal authorities say a Southern California man has been charged with threatening to kill Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters. The U.S. Attorney's Office said Monday that Anthony...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:55

CBS suspends Rose, PBS halts his show following allegations

NEW YORK (AP) — PBS says it is immediately halting distribution of Charlie Rose's interview program and CBS News suspended him following The Washington Post's report of eight women who...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:54

The Latest: Analysts see higher taxes for many _ eventually

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Republican tax overhaul legislation (all times local): 5:45 p.m. A nonpartisan analysis says the Senate tax overhaul bill would produce tax increases for half...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:54

CBS News suspends Charlie Rose, PBS to halt production and distribution of show following sexual harassment report

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News suspends Charlie Rose, PBS to halt production and distribution of show following sexual harassment report .
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:50

Disruptive Turkish jet passenger sentenced to time served

HONOLULU (AP) — A Turkish man who disrupted a flight from Los Angeles to Honolulu won't receive additional jail time and must pay American Airlines more than $8,500. Anil Uskanli...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:40

Man says didn't set fire that led to firefighter's death

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio homeowner charged in a 2015 arson that led to a firefighter's death has testified he did not set fire to his house or hire...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:37

Officer who shot at teens gets 5-year prison sentence

CHICAGO (AP) — A five year prison sentence has been handed a Chicago police officer convicted of shooting at a car full of teenagers. Officer Marco Proano was convicted in...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:37

Mars theory gets dusted: Streaks may be sand, not water

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A new study suggests that dark streaks on Mars represent flowing sand — not water. Monday's news throws cold water on 2015 research that indicated...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:33

Prosecutor: San Francisco shooter played 'Russian roulette'

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a San Francisco pier in a case that set off a national debate over immigration policy brought...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:28

Britain loses seat on world court for first time since 1946

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Britain has lost a seat on the International Court of Justice for the first time since the tribunal was established in 1946, a setback seen by...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:26

Fire burns Navy dental clinic in San Diego, 4 injured

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Officials say four people are being treated for burns after a fire broke out at a dental clinic at San Diego's Navy hospital. Navy hospital spokesman...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:14

Leftist president hopeful vows to erase Mexico's corruption

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's leftist Morena party is making eradicating corruption the centerpiece of its platform as its leader Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador campaigns for the presidential election next...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:13

Justice Dept. sues to stop AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal

NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department is suing AT&T to stop its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, setting the stage for an epic legal battle with the telecom...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:12

Investigators: Roy Halladay performed turns before crash

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Federal aviation investigators say retired star pitcher Roy Halladay performed steep turns and flew feet above the water in his small plane moments before his...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 15:09

The Latest: State Department studying Nebraska decision

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on Nebraska regulators deciding whether to approve a Keystone XL oil pipeline through the state (all times local): 3:45 p.m. The U.S. State Department...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 14:57

Justice Dept. to sue to stop AT&T's $85B Time Warner deal

NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department intends to sue AT&T to stop its $85 billion purchase of Time Warner, according to a person familiar with the matter who was...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 14:52

Nursing home tells Congress Irma deaths not staff's fault

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida nursing home under investigation for the deaths of 13 patients after Hurricane Irma says in a letter to Congress that staff members did...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 14:49

Melania Trump takes custody of White House Christmas tree

WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump has continued the time-honored, first lady tradition of receiving the official White House Christmas tree. Mrs. Trump on Monday accepted a 19-and-a-half-foot Balsam fir from...
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 14:43

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