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Mourners gather for funeral of SC's Ernest 'Fritz" Hollings

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) " Mourners are gathering to say goodbye to South Carolina's Ernest F. "Fritz" Hollings, one of the last larger-than-life Democrats who once dominated the politics of the South.Funeral services are set to begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Summerall Chapel at The Citadel in Charleston....

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Prayers, hymns, community shared in firelight of Notre Dame

PARIS (AP) " Some kneeled, some folded their hands to make silent entreaties. Others sang with their eyes focused on the sky that had gone from blue to yellow and orange, and filled with acrid smoke.In an impromptu act of togetherness and hope, Parisians and visitors to France's charismatic capital...

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SHANGHAI (AP) " China's economic growth held steady in the latest quarter despite a tariff war with Washington, in a reassuring sign that Beijing's efforts to reverse a slowdown might be gaining traction.The world's second-largest economy expanded by 6.4% over a year earlier in the three months...

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Holy origin story, Batman! The Flash flashed back (but also forward) in "Godspeed" to reveal exactly how Nora West-Allen (Jessica Parker Kennedy) discovered her powers and came to be partners [...]

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WASHINGTON (AP) " A federal advisory group is calling for significant changes to how the federal government deals with the surge of migrant families that officials say is overwhelming the southern border.In a draft report unveiled Tuesday, a committee of the Homeland Security Advisory Council called...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " President Donald Trump is predicting that Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden will be the final two Democrats standing in the 2020 race against him.Looking ahead to his re-election campaign, Trump tweeted Tuesday that he believes "it will be Crazy Bernie...

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NEW YORK (AP) " Sen. Bernie Sanders took heat from some Democrats for holding a town hall on Fox News Channel but there's one result hard to argue with: it was the most-watched candidate event in the election campaign so far.An estimated 2.55 million people saw Sanders' town hall Monday in...

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) " Doctors are working toward a diagnosis and care plan for a baby boy who has spent the first three months of his life in hospitals after he was born without skin.Ja'bari Gray has been hospitalized since his birth on Jan. 1 at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, the San Antonio...

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Langley (Virginia) defeated the Screaming Eagles, 14-4, which leads off our roundup of Tuesday’s local sports

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WASHINGTON (AP) " President Donald Trump on Tuesday vetoed a resolution passed by Congress to end U.S. military assistance in Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen.The veto " the second in Trump's presidency " was expected, and Congress lacks the votes to override it. But passing the never-before-used war...

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) " A woman who said she was raped by JD.com founder Richard Liu filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the billionaire and his company alleging he and other wealthy Chinese executives coerced her to drink during a dinner in the hours before she was attacked.Jingyao Liu, a student at the...

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When Disney's streaming service, Disney+, launches later this year it's starting with a bang and offering us a number [...]

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One of the motorists was taken by Mercy Flight helicopter to Strong with a collapsed lung

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Employers must allow time off for voting; employees must notify the employers at least two days in advance

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It's not hard to believe that the story HBO's limited series Gentleman Jack is based on is true, but it is surprising that its inspiring [...]

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) " A man accused of throwing a 5-year-old boy from a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America said little Tuesday during his first court appearance but appeared lucid and followed the court's directions.Emmanuel Aranda, 24, of Minneapolis, is charged with attempted premeditated...

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LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) " The Latest on a lockdown at Columbine High School and other Denver area schools (all times local):4:50 p.m.Colorado Gov. Jared Polis says the threat that prompted a lockdown at Columbine High School and other Denver-area schools involved someone who was armed and "may be...

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " Netflix kicked off the year with the biggest subscriber gains in the history of its video-streaming service, but it still managed to disappoint investors by forecasting a springtime slowdown.The strong first-quarter performance coincided with Netflix's biggest U.S. price...

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John Cusack just snagged his first series regular role for television, joining Gillian Flynn's new show Utopia at [...]

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DENVER (AP) " Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Tuesday met with survivors of the Columbine High School attack and other survivors of the state's mass shootings just four days before the 20th anniversary of the Columbine massacre.Hickenlooper, who is seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential...

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