Federal shutdown enters Day 2 amid blame game on both sides

January 21, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's budget director is holding out hope that feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress can reach a short-term spending agreement before the start of the... more »»

 
 
 
Democrats, GOP hold out hope for ending government shutdown

January 21, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's budget director is holding out hope that feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress can reach a short-term spending agreement before the start of the... more »»

Iran may try to loosen Revolutionary Guard's grip on economy

January 21, 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's supreme leader has ordered the Revolutionary Guard to loosen its hold on the economy, the country's defense minister says, raising the possibility that... more »»

Democrats, GOP exchange charges of blame for shutdown

January 21, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress are trying to dodge blame for a paralyzing standoff over immigration and showing few signs of progress on negotiations needed to en... more »»

'The Shape of Water' wins top Producers Guild Award

January 21, 2018

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. more »»

Shutdown divides services into essential and non-essential

January 21, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Symbols of American promise have turned into emblems of American dysfunction amid a dispute in Congress over spending and immigration that has forced scores of federal agencies... more »»

Trump the dealmaker comes up short ahead of shutdown

January 21, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — He wrote a book on the art of negotiation and was elected to office claiming he alone could end Washington gridlock, but President Donald Trump's latest attempt to broker a big,... more »»

How shutdown affects key parts of federal government

January 21, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of federal employees began their weekends gripped with doubt, uncertain of when they'll be able to return to work and how long they'll have to go without being paid... more »»

Mudslides take heavy toll on immigrants serving posh town

January 21, 2018

Oprah Winfrey and Rob Lowe give Montecito its star power, but it's people like Antonio and Victor Benitez who keep the wealthy Southern California community runnin. more »»

Geysers yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not

January 21, 2018

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. more »»

Shutdown challenges Trump's dealmaker branding

January 20, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — He wrote a book on the art of negotiation and was elected to office claiming he alone could end Washington gridlock, but President Donald Trump's latest attempt to broker a big,... more »»

Geysers yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not

January 20, 2018

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. more »»

Bank says executive is gone; no comment on harassment probe

January 20, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Bank of America has confirmed that a high-profile senior executive has left the company, but it would not comment on reports of an internal investigation into sexual harassment... more »»

Long shutdown could hurt economy, a short one just 'a blip'

January 20, 2018

If the shutdown lasts just days or even a couple of weeks, the robust stock market that President Donald Trump has boasted about probably will emerge unscathed. more »»

Mudslides take heavy toll on immigrants serving posh town

January 20, 2018

Oprah Winfrey and Rob Lowe give Montecito its star power, but it's people like Antonio and Victor Benitez who keep the wealthy Southern California community runnin. more »»

French airport activists start unblocking road

January 20, 2018

PARIS (AP) — French activists say they are have started to unblock a road they used to occupy, in a move that eases tensions three days after the government abandoned plans to build a new airport... more »»

The Latest: Danish chef behind Noma thanks Bocuse

January 20, 2018

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the death of French chef Paul Bocuse at 91 (all times local):

4:50 p.m. more »»

Paul Bocuse, globe-trotting master of French cuisine, dies

January 20, 2018

PARIS (AP) — Paul Bocuse, the master chef who defined French cuisine for more than half a century and put it on tables around the world, a man who raised the profile of top chefs from invisible... more »»

AP FACT CHECK: Trump disdained jobless rate, now loves it

January 20, 2018

EDITOR'S NOTE _ A look at the veracity of claims by political... more »»

British Airways pilot, allegedly drunk, taken off plane

January 20, 2018

LONDON (AP) — A British Airways pilot has been removed from the cockpit of a flight amid fears he was drunk. more »»