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Trump leans into fear tactics in bid to win Midwest states

By Jill Colvin and Brian Slodysko Associated Press JANESVILLE, Wisconsin — President Donald Trump leaned into fear tactics Saturday as he accused the left of ... Read more

4 days ago by News Service Report.

Layoffs remain high as jobless claims reach 898,000

By Christopher Rugaber AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose last week by the most in two months, to ... Read more

5 days ago by News Service Report.

Trump, Biden go at it — from a distance — in town halls

By JONATHAN LEMIRE, WILL WEISSERT and DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden squared off, in a way, ... Read more

6 days ago by News Service Report.

Supreme Court halts census in latest twist of 2020 count

By Mike Schneider Associated Press The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that the Trump administration can end census field operations early, in a blow to ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

Barrett bats away tough Democratic confirmation probing

By Lisa Mascaro, Mark Sherman and Laurie Kellman Associated Press WASHINGTON  — Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett batted away Democrats’ skeptical questions Tuesday on ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

Senators weigh COVID risk for Barrett Supreme Court hearing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett vows to be a justice “fearless of criticism” as the split Senate charges ahead with confirmation ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

‘We can’t lose our momentum:’ Louisiana vows to rebuild

LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Back-to-back hurricanes in the space of six weeks left parts of Louisiana blanketed Sunday with tarpaulins, mangled metal and downed ... Read more

1 week ago by News Service Report.

White House ups virus aid offer, resumes talks with Pelosi

By ANDREW TAYLOR and BRUCE SCHREINER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is boosting its offer in up-and-down COVID-19 aid talks Friday in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Hurricane Delta inflicting new damage on storm-weary Louisiana

By REBECCA SANTANA and STACEY PLAISANCE Associated Press LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Ripping tarps from already damaged roofs and scattering debris piled by roadsides, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Hurricane strengthens to Category 3 as it heads toward Louisiana

By REBECCA SANTANA and MELINDA DESLATTE Associated Press ABBEVILLE, La. (AP) — Louisiana residents confronting the menace of a new hurricane weeks after one battered ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

13 charged in plot to kidnap Michigan governor

By DAVID EGGERT and ED WHITE Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Agents foiled a stunning plot to kidnap Michigan Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, authorities ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Trump halts COVID-19 relief talks until after election

By Andrew Taylor and Aamer Madhani Associated Press WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Tuesday called an abrupt end to negotiations with Democrats over additional ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Trump, still infectious, back at White House

By Zeke Miller, Jill Colvin And Aamer Madhani Associated Press BETHESDA, Md. — President Donald Trump staged a dramatic return to the White House Monday ... Read more

2 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Trump said to be improving but next 48 hours ‘critical’

By Jonathan Lemire, Jill Colvin And Zeke Miller Associated Press BETHESDA, Md. — President Donald Trump went through a “very concerning” period Friday and faces ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Trump’s virus hospitalization rocks final stage of campaign

By STEVE PEOPLES and BILL BARROW Associated Press An election year already defined by a cascade of national crises descended further into chaos Friday, with ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Trump attacking voting rules in NC, other areas

By Nicholas Riccardi, Jonathan Drew and Scott Bauer Associated Press Writers RALEIGH — When Donald Trump’s campaign took issue with a new rule on processing ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Biden, Trump snipe from road and rails after debate chaos

By Steve Peoples, Will Weissert and Kevin Freking Associated Press PITTSBURGH — President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden kept up their debate-stage sniping from ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Debate commission says it will make changes to format

By David Bauder AP Media Writer NEW YORK — The presidential debate commission says it will soon adopt changes to its format to avoid a ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Trump vows quick Supreme Court vote, Biden urges delay for Nov. 3

By Darlene Superville, Will Weissert and Lisa Mascaro Associated Press WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Sunday that confirmation of his Supreme Court nominee Amy ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

New rule may strip pollution protections from popular lakes

By John Flesher AP Environmental Writer WILMINGTON (AP) — Nearly 50 years ago, a power company received permission from North Carolina to build a reservoir ... Read more

3 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Trump picks conservative Amy Coney Barrett to fill Supreme Court seat

By ZEKE MILLER, LISA MASCARO and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme ... Read more

4 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Trump promotes health care ‘vision’ at stop in Charlotte but gaps remain

By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and JILL COLVIN Associated Press CHARLOTTE (AP) — More than three-and-a-half years into his presidency and 40 days from an election, President ... Read more

4 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Sayers, Piccolo friendship lives on in ‘Brian’s Song’

Associated Press When Chicago Bears teammates Gale Sayers and Brian Piccolo became roommates in 1967, the first time NFL players of different colors shared accommodations ... Read more

4 weeks ago by News Service Report.

NTSB: Pilot’s actions likely caused Earnhardt Jr. plane crash

By Adrian Sainz Associated Press A pilot’s inability to maintain proper airspeed and the flight crew’s decision to continue an unstable approach and landing likely ... Read more

4 weeks ago by News Service Report.

2 Louisville officers shot amid Breonna Taylor protests

By Dylan Lovan and Piper Hudspeth Blackburn Associated Press/Report for America LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Hours after a Kentucky grand jury brought no charges against Louisville ... Read more

4 weeks ago by News Service Report.

House easily passes stopgap funding bill, averting shutdown

By Andrew Taylor Associated Press WASHINGTON — In a sweeping bipartisan vote that takes a government shutdown off the table, the House passed a temporary ... Read more

4 weeks ago by News Service Report.

Barrett emerges as court favorite; Trump to pick by weekend

By Lisa Mascaro, Zeke Miller and Jonathan Lemire Associated Press WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump met Monday with Judge Amy Coney Barrett at the White ... Read more

1 month ago by News Service Report.

GOP hopeful Supreme Court battle will help shift election

By Steve Peoples and Lisa Mascaro Associated Press WASHINGTON — Four years ago, the allure of conservative Supreme Court appointments helped persuade skeptical Republicans to ... Read more

1 month ago by News Service Report.

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