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FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2019, file photo, an investor adjusts his hat as he monitors stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing. Asian stock markets have risen after Washington and Beijing announced a truce on tariff hikes in a trade war. Benchmarks in Shanghai, Hong Kong and Seoul advanced. Japanese markets were closed for a holiday. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
Asian stocks gain after US, China announce truce on tariffsAsian stock markets rise after Washington and Beijing announce a truce on tariff hikes in a trade war
The Associated Press59 minutes ago
Graphic illustration highlights a text quote between U.S. ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland and charge d'affaires Bill Taylor in September with a more than four-hour gap in the exchange.;
Ambassador expected to testify key assurance was from TrumpA U.S. ambassador is expected to tell Congress that his text message reassuring another envoy there was no 'quid pro quo. in their interactions with Ukraine was based solely on what he was told by President Donald Trump
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Donaldo Morales, right, and his wife Isleen Gimenez Morales, left, pose for a photograph at an attorney's office in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
High court to consider state role in prosecuting immigrantsThe U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments this week over whether states have the authority to prosecute immigrants for using false Social Security numbers to work unlawfully in the United States
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles drivers license service center is shown, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, in Hialeah, Fla. The U.S. Census Bureau has asked the 50 states for drivers' license information, months after President Donald Trump ordered the collection of citizenship information. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Census Bureau seeks state data, including citizenship infoThe U.S. Census Bureau has asked the 50 states for drivers' license records that typically include citizenship data, months after President Donald Trump ordered the collection of citizenship information
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this April 26, 2019, file photo, Maine Gov. Janet Mills signs a bill to establish Indigenous Peoples' Day at the State House in Augusta, Maine. A handful of states, including New Mexico and Maine, are celebrating their first Indigenous Peoples' Day as part of a trend to move away from a day honoring Christopher Columbus. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
Some US states marking their first Indigenous Peoples' DayNew Mexico is celebrating its first statewide Indigenous Peoples' Day
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Attendees pose for a photo with cardboard cutouts of President Barack Obama and Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the Ohio Democratic Party's 2019 State Dinner, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Columbus, Ohio. (Maddie Schroeder/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)
Is Ohio in play? GOP tilt working against DemocratsChanging voting patterns put Ohio in unfamiliar position: in danger of being ignored in 2020 race
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2018, file photo, smoke billows around power transmission lines as the Camp Fire burns in Big Bend, Calif. Experts say it's hard to know whether keeping millions of Californians in the dark prevented a catastrophic wildfire. The question takes on new significance after authorities said Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, that a man in his 60s who relied on oxygen died 12 minutes after losing electricity in a planned outage by Pacific Gas & Electric Co., east of Sacramento. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)
Do California power shutoffs work? Hard to know, experts sayExperts say it's hard to know whether keeping millions of Californians in the dark prevented a catastrophic wildfire
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Asian stocks gain after US-China announce truce on tariffsAsian stock markets rise after Washington and Beijing announce a truce on tariff hikes in a trade war
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, file photo, Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks at a news conference in Sacramento, Calif. Newsom has signed a law giving child sexual assault victims more time to file lawsuits. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
Law gives child sex assault victims more time to file suitsCalifornia governor signs law giving child sex assault victims more time to file lawsuits
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Boca Raton Police Chief Dan Alexander addresses the media outside Town Center at Boca Raton, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in Boca Raton, Fla. The mall had been placed on lockdown following reports of shots fired. (Andres Leiva/Palm Beach Post via AP)
Police: No evidence of shooting after Florida mall lockdownThe police chief of a Florida city where a mall was placed on a lockdown for hours after reports of possible shots fired says authorities found no immediate evidence of any shooting; calls it a "suspicious incident."
The Associated Press4 hours ago
In this Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, image made from a body camera video released by the Fort Worth Police Department an officer shines a flashlight into a window in Fort Worth, Texas. A black woman was fatally shot by a white Fort Worth, Texas, officer inside the home early Saturday after police were called to the residence for a welfare check, authorities said. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office identified her as 28-year-old Atatiana Jefferson. (Fort Worth Police Department via AP)
Family seeks answers after police kill Texas woman at homeAn attorney for the family of a 28-year-old black woman who was killed by police inside her Texas home says the white officer who shot her didn't have time to perceive a threat.
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - This January 2018, file photo provided by the Chicago Police Department shows Marilyn Hartman.  Chicago police say  Hartman was arrested Friday, Oct. 12, 2019 after officers determined she didn't have a boarding pass or identification. The arrest marks the latest chapter in a story that's played out for a decade at airports across the United States, including last year when Hartman was arrested after sneaking on a flight from O'Hare to London. (Chicago Police Department via AP, File)
Serial stowaway remains jailed after latest airport arrestA 67-year-old woman with a history of sneaking onto flights without a ticket will remain jailed after the latest incident in which police say she tried to get past security at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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