TECUN UMAN, Guatemala | The Latest: Mexico says 2 buses arrive at border crossing

TECUN UMAN, Guatemala — The Latest on a caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the United States (all times local): 3:45 p.m. The head of Mexico’s federal police says the first two buses have arrived at the Mexico-Guatemala border crossing so that immigration officials can take women, children and seniors away to be … Continue reading TECUN UMAN, Guatemala | The Latest: Mexico says 2 buses arrive at border crossing

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz | Trump revives fiery immigration talk for ‘caravan’ election

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz — Donald Trump fueled his 2016 campaign with fiery immigration rhetoric, visions of hordes flowing across the border to assault Americans and steal their jobs. Now, in the final weeks before midterm elections, he’s back at it as he looks to stave off Democratic gains in Congress. It’s an approach that offers both … Continue reading SCOTTSDALE, Ariz | Trump revives fiery immigration talk for ‘caravan’ election

PANAMA CITY, Fla. | Florida Panhandle medical care on life support after Michael

PANAMA CITY, Fla. — Already sick with strep throat and asthma, Aleeah Racette got sicker when she cleaned out a soggy, moldy home after Hurricane Michael, so she sought help at the hospital where she began life. She was stunned by what she saw there. The exterior wall of Bay Medical Sacred Heart in Panama … Continue reading PANAMA CITY, Fla. | Florida Panhandle medical care on life support after Michael

SEATTLE | US tries to stop youth climate lawsuit days before trial

SEATTLE — The U.S. government is trying again to stop a high-profile climate change lawsuit days before young activists are set to argue at trial that the government has violated their constitutional rights through policies that have caused a dangerous climate. Justice Department lawyers on Thursday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to dismiss the case, … Continue reading SEATTLE | US tries to stop youth climate lawsuit days before trial

BUFFALO, N.Y. | Buffalo Catholic Diocese acknowledges federal inquiry

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Federal investigators looking into clergy sexual misconduct collected documents from the Diocese of Buffalo in June but have not been in contact since then, the diocese said. The diocese acknowledged the federal inquiry late Thursday amid reports the Justice Department has opened investigations across neighboring Pennsylvania into the Roman Catholic Church’s handling … Continue reading BUFFALO, N.Y. | Buffalo Catholic Diocese acknowledges federal inquiry

LAS VEGAS | Britney Spears returns to Vegas with new residency in 2019

LAS VEGAS  — Britney Spears will return to Las Vegas with a new residency next year. MGM Resorts International on Friday said the pop superstar in February will kick off a series of regularly scheduled shows at Park Theater inside the Park MGM casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip. Spears in a statement says she … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Britney Spears returns to Vegas with new residency in 2019

Virginia News: ALEXANDRIA, Russian National Charged with Interfering in U.S. Political System

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A criminal complaint was unsealed here today charging a Russian national for her alleged role in a Russian conspiracy to interfere in the U.S. political system, including the 2018 midterm election. “The strategic goal of this alleged conspiracy, which continues to this day, is to sow discord in the U.S. political system … Continue reading Virginia News: ALEXANDRIA, Russian National Charged with Interfering in U.S. Political System

Virginia News: ALEXANDRIA, Tarvell Vandiver, Leader of Local Bloods Gang Sentenced to Prison for Drug and Gun Crimes

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A Triangle man was sentenced today to 20 years in prison for conspiring to distribute cocaine, heroin, and using and carrying a firearm while drug trafficking. According to court documents, Tarvell Vandiver, 29, has been a member of the Imperial Gangsta Blood (IGB) gang for years. IGB is a “hood” of the … Continue reading Virginia News: ALEXANDRIA, Tarvell Vandiver, Leader of Local Bloods Gang Sentenced to Prison for Drug and Gun Crimes