Trump, in flap with civil rights icon, meets with MLK’s son

Trump, in flap with civil rights icon, meets with MLK’s son

NEW YORK (AP) — Days before taking office, President-elect Donald Trump attempted to navigate the fallout of his flap with a civil rights leader...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Ohio family gets back grandfather’s Purple Heart from WW I

Ohio family gets back grandfather’s Purple Heart from WW I

FREMONT (AP) — A family has a piece of its history back after a grandfather’s Purple Heart for service in World War I was returned in a ce...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Marijuana brands can trademark almost anything, except marijuana

Marijuana brands can trademark almost anything, except marijuana

LOS ANGELES (TNS) — Hi is a cannabis brand. Its logo — “hi” in white letters inside an orange circle — can be found abov...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Truck company owner charged with evading $1 million in tolls

Truck company owner charged with evading $1 million in tolls

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The owner of a New Jersey trucking company has been arrested while trying to board a flight to Aruba and charged with rackin...

January 15th, 2017 |  


‘Hidden Figures’ keeps orbit at top; Affleck, Scorsese flop

‘Hidden Figures’ keeps orbit at top; Affleck, Scorsese flop

NEW YORK (AP) — Labors of love, one from Martin Scorsese, the other from Ben Affleck, proved costly at a casualty strewn weekend box office wher...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Ohio urging police agencies to meet new statewide standards

Ohio urging police agencies to meet new statewide standards

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio is urging state law enforcement agencies to adopt new standards governing the use of deadly force, body cameras and other p...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Trump unleashes Twitter attack against civil rights legend

Trump unleashes Twitter attack against civil rights legend

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump tore into civil rights legend John Lewis for questioning the legitimacy of the Republican billionaire’s White...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Get This: San Francisco man returns 100-year overdue library book

Get This: San Francisco man returns 100-year overdue library book

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A book of short stories titled “Forty Minutes Late” has been returned to a San Francisco library — 100 ye...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Judge finalizes divorce of Johnny Depp, Amber Heard

Judge finalizes divorce of Johnny Depp, Amber Heard

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge ended Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s marriage on Friday after months of bickering over the final terms of their ...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Combative Trump concedes Russia’s role in election hacking

Combative Trump concedes Russia’s role in election hacking

NEW YORK (AP) — In a combative and freewheeling news conference, President-elect Donald Trump said for the first time Wednesday that he accepts ...

January 11th, 2017 |