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  • 10 Things to Know for Tuesday

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. TRUMP VOWS ‘NO CHANGE’ TO 401(K) TAX INCENTIVES The president shoots down a GOP plan to raise federal revenue by taxing retirement fund earnings. 2. JOINT CHIEFS CHAIRMAN DISCUSSES DEADLY NIGER AMBUSH Marine Corps Gen. Joseph Dunford […]
  • The Latest: California prepares to clean up wildfire waste

    SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Government agencies are mobilizing for a massive hazardous waste clean-up after California’s wildfires. Officials gave their first briefing to the public Monday on what they say will be the largest fire clean-up effort in state history. More than 8,000 homes […]
  • California Senate plans outside investigation on harassment

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Senate announced Monday that it has hired a law firm to investigate sexual harassment allegations as pressure builds for lawmakers to deal more aggressively with what hundreds of women working in and around the Capitol describe as a culture of sexual intimidation. No male lawmakers have been accused by […]
  • The Latest: Iditarod names musher in dog doping case

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the Iditarod doping case (all times local): ___ 4 p.m. Iditarod officials identified four-time champion Dallas Seavey as the musher whose dogs tested positive for a banned substance. The Iditarod Trail Committee met Monday in an emergency session and decided to release the musher’s identity after initially refusing […]
  • Trump lawyer Cohen coming before House Intel panel

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer is scheduled to speak Tuesday with investigators for the House probe into Russia’s involvement in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Sources familiar with the House Intelligence Committee’s probe say Michael Cohen will talk with them in private. The sources requested anonymity to discuss private workings of the […]
  • JetBlue plane strikes birds, makes safe emergency landing

    NEW YORK (AP) — A JetBlue plane from Boston to Las Vegas that struck some birds shortly after takeoff has made a safe emergency landing in New York. JetBlue Airways Corp. spokeswoman Sharon Jones says Flight 877 landed safely at John F. Kennedy International Airport just before 7:30 p.m. Monday. Jones says the plane was […]
  • At long last, Dodgers ace Kershaw pitches in World Series

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the Twilight Zone of October, the clock turns back at Dodger Stadium. To the mound, to the moments that defined World Series champions. Orel Hershiser, steely and standing tall.Fernando Valenzuela, eyes to the sky.The great Sandy Koufax, the very picture of pitching. And that brings us to Game 1 on […]
  • Lawyers seek to question neo-Nazi website publisher’s family

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Lawyers suing a neo-Nazi website’s publisher asked a federal judge Monday for court-ordered permission to question the man’s relatives about his whereabouts. Private investigators believe The Daily Stormer’s publisher, Andrew Anglin, is living in the Worthington, Ohio, area but couldn’t find him there last month, according to attorneys for a […]
  • Bannon accuses McCain, Bush of ‘pablum’ for critiquing Trump

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is accusing Sen. John McCain and former President George W. Bush of “more pablum” after they implicitly criticized President Donald Trump. Republicans McCain and Bush both took subtle swipes at Trump in recent weeks, with McCain referring to his lack of military service and Bush […]
  • Armed man arrested after stopping Amtrak train

    OXFORD, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an armed 25-year-old Missouri man managed to get into an Amtrak locomotive and pull the train’s emergency brake in southeast Nebraska. The Lincoln Journal Star reports the incident happened on an eastbound California Zephyr train with about 175 people aboard passing near Oxford, Nebraska, about 200 miles (321.85 kilometers) […]