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Unions pushing for pocketbook proposals from 2020 Democrats

LAS VEGAS (AP) " Ardently liberal, pro-labor and anti-corporate cash, the field of Democrats running for president may look like a union activist's dream. But some key labor leaders are starting to worry about the topics dominating the 2020 conversation.The candidates are spending too much time...

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Body of Ernest 'Fritz" Hollings lies in repose at SC Capitol

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) " Mourners are paying their respects to Ernest F. "Fritz" Hollings, the former South Carolina governor and longtime U.S. senator who died earlier this month at 97.The body of the veteran figure in South Carolina politics lies in repose Monday at the Statehouse in Columbia.One of...

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Congress measures conflict over drilling near sacred sites

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) " Lawmakers ventured thousands of miles from Washington to collect testimony Monday as advocates urge members of Congress to establish greater restrictions on oil and natural gas drilling near ancient Native American cultural sites in the Southwest.A research trip by the U.S....

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Tiger Woods makes Masters his 15th and most improbable major

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) " Tiger Woods blazing to victory in his Sunday red at the Masters, a scene once so familiar, was never more stunning.It was only two years ago at Augusta National that Woods needed a nerve block just to hobble upstairs to the Champions Dinner, unsure he would ever play another...

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APNewsBreak: Trump building up a campaign cash advantage

WASHINGTON (AP) " President Donald Trump's reelection campaign is set to report that it raised more than $30 million in the first quarter of 2019, edging out his top two Democratic rivals combined, according to figures it provided to The Associated Press.The haul brings the campaign's cash on hand...

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I don't know about you, but my life has been meaningless without new Game of Thronesepisodes. I spent the last 20 months in a dark hole of nothingness, void of fantasy political machinations, new characters with names I cannot pronounce or spell, and dramatic and surprisingly rampant incest. But...

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Braves win 23-0 in Florida, a day after Michael Sculli pitches a no-hitter, which leads off our roundup of Monday's local sports

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No show is having more fun than DC's Legends of Tomorrow, which has quickly become one of the most exciting parts of Greg Berlanti's superhero-packed Arrowverse. Monday's whimsical episode [...]

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LOS ANGELES (AP) " Georgia Engel, who played the charmingly innocent, small-voiced Georgette on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and amassed a string of other TV and stage credits, has died. She was 70.Engel died Friday in Princeton, New Jersey, said her friend and executor, John Quilty. The cause of...

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) " In the final moves of Indonesia's presidential campaign, one candidate dashed to Saudi Arabia to meet its king and perform a minor pilgrimage. The other attended a feline photography exhibition and giggled with delight at a giant photo of his own pet cat.For the world's...

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NEW YORK (AP) " Is there anything firefighters could have done to control the blaze that tore through Paris' historic Notre Dame Cathedral sooner?Experts say the combination of a structure that's more than 850 years old, built with heavy timber construction and soaring open spaces, and lacking...

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Just when Y: The Last Man fans thought there was light at the end of the tunnel, the beleaguered series has hit another major roadblock at FX.Just a couple of months after the TV adaptation of the popular graphic novel by Brian K. Vaughn and Pia Guerra received a [...]

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WASHINGTON (AP) " Two House committees subpoenaed Deutsche Bank and several other financial institutions Monday as part of investigations into President Donald Trump's finances.House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., said in a statement that the subpoenas are part of an...

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Voluntary workouts give quarterback a chance to put names to faces following bevy of offseason signings

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This week's new episode of The Flash, titled "Godspeed," promises to be a huge one, and not just because Barry (Grant Gustin) will finally confront his time-traveling daughter, Nora ( [...]

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WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on President Donald Trump and immigration (all times local):7:45 p.m.Top administration officials have been discussing ways to increase pressure on countries with high numbers of citizens who overstay their visas in the U.S.It's part of President Donald Trump's growing...

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Victor enters new era after graduating 23 seniors, CA eyes return to contender status and other area teams have high hopes for new season

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A National Crime Victims Right Week ceremony was held at the Ontario County courthouse as F.F. Thompson coordinator of sexual assault Cristine Crawford, Ontario County Sheriff Office Investigator John Falbo, Ontario County Sheriff Deputy Micah Sprague, and Ontario County Sheriff Deputy Tammy Vienna...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " Melania Trump says she's ready to serve another four years as first lady if her husband is re-elected."I love what I do," she said Monday.The first lady revealed her intentions during a question-and-answer period with students at Albritton Middle School at Fort Bragg, North...

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SHANGHAI (AP) " Automakers are showcasing electric SUVs and sedans with more driving range and luxury features at the Shanghai auto show, trying to appeal to Chinese buyers in their biggest market as Beijing slashes subsidies that have propelled demand.Communist leaders wanting China to lead in...

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