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Limiting screen time for your kid? It’s harder than it looks

Published Nov. 20 2018

CHICAGO (AP) — It is Saturday morning, and 10-year-old Henry Hailey is up at the crack of dawn. Still in...

At summit, Obama urges activists to be patient for change

Published Nov. 20 2018

CHICAGO (AP) — Former President Barack Obama urged community organizers and social innovators to be patient in their pursuits of...

1 dead, 4 injured after downtown Denver shooting

Published Nov. 20 2018

DENVER (AP) — One person was killed and four others were wounded in a shooting on a downtown Denver street...

Trump, first lady accept official White House Christmas tree

Published Nov. 20 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — As strains of “O Christmas Tree” wafted through the cool air, President Donald Trump and first lady...

White House to restore Acosta’s pass, with a warning

Published Nov. 20 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday abruptly dropped its effort to bar CNN reporter Jim Acosta from...

Freshman Dems face thorny first vote: Yes or no on Pelosi

Published Nov. 20 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s the thorny first question confronting newly elected House Democrats: Will you vote for Nancy Pelosi?Even before...

Man who strangled wife, killed his 2 girls sentenced to life

Published Nov. 20 2018

GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — A man who strangled his pregnant wife and suffocated their two young daughters wanted to escape...

Attorney: Woman in alleged homeless scam duped by boyfriend

Published Nov. 20 2018

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A woman charged with scamming GoFundMe donors out of more than $400,000 with a fake story...

Frantic search goes on for missing after California wildfire

Published Nov. 20 2018

CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Desperate families posted photos and messages on social media and at shelters in hopes of finding...

Dig resurrects a feud over which town is a state’s oldest

Published Nov. 19 2018

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) — An archaeological dig is rekindling a feud between two towns over which was the first in...

Trump consoles Californians suffering from twin tragedies

Published Nov. 19 2018

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — President Donald Trump acknowledged Californians suffering from twin tragedies, walking through the ashes of a mobile...

Another House win caps Democratic rout in California

Published Nov. 19 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Democrat Gil Cisneros captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat in Southern California, capping a Democratic rout...

US Sen Nelson concedes to Gov. Scott as Florida recount ends

Published Nov. 19 2018

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Sen. Bill Nelson, a Florida political icon who first arrived on Capitol Hill in the decades...

Detroit considers new name for Ben Carson high school

Published Nov. 19 2018

DETROIT (AP) — A black conservative group is criticizing the Detroit Board of Education for its decision to consider renaming...

Prison inmate death after run-in with staff ruled homicide

Published Nov. 19 2018

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The death of an inmate following an “altercation with correctional staff” at Western Illinois Correctional Center...

Georgia makes election results final by certifying votes

Published Nov. 19 2018

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia has certified its Nov. 6 election results, finally ending the contentious race for governor.

Searchers in California fires step up efforts ahead of rain

Published Nov. 19 2018

CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Searchers combing a Northern California town leveled by a deadly wildfire stepped up their efforts Sunday...

Ed Department investigates claims against women’s programs

Published Nov. 19 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — At home in Turkey, Kursat Pekgoz considered himself a feminist. In the world of American higher education,...

Immersive art project finds permanent home in Oklahoma City

Published Nov. 19 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An interactive art experience modeled after Meow Wolf in Santa Fe, New Mexico, has found a...

Searchers in California wildfire step up efforts; 77 dead

Published Nov. 19 2018

CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Volunteers in white coveralls, hard hats and masks poked through ash and debris Sunday, searching for...

Airport trust awards $61.9 million new concourse contract

Published Nov. 19 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Airport Trust has selected an Oklahoma City construction company to build a $61.

Latest US Rhodes scholar class includes more women than ever

Published Nov. 19 2018

BOSTON (AP) — The latest crop of American Rhodes scholars has more women than any other single class.

1 dies in boating accident on northern Arkansas lake

Published Nov. 19 2018

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (AP) — A 38-year-old man has died following a boating accident on a northern Arkansas lake.