WASHINGTON | Giuliani: ‘So what’ if Trump and Cohen discussed testimony

WASHINGTON — January 20, 2019— President Donald Trump‘s lawyer Rudy Giuliani left open Sunday the possibility that Trump and former personal attorney Michael Cohen might have discussed Cohen’s congressional testimony. But, he added, “so what” if he did? Giuliani told CNN’s “State of the Union” that he did not know if Trump had discussed with … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Giuliani: ‘So what’ if Trump and Cohen discussed testimony

NAACP News: How to spend Martin Luther King Day

Baltimore, MD – Jan. 20, 2019 – The NAACP released the following statement about Dr. Martin Luther King holiday: Tomorrow, our nation will honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a man whose dream of an America that was truly equal for all its people has inspired generations of people to fight to … Continue reading NAACP News: How to spend Martin Luther King Day

BOSTON | After storm, large swath of nation plunges into deep freeze

BOSTON — January 20, 2019—  Bitter cold is setting in after a major winter storm blanketed a wide swath of the country in snow, sleet and rain this weekend, creating dangerously icy conditions that promise to complicate cleanup efforts and make travel challenging on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Some of the coldest temperatures felt … Continue reading BOSTON | After storm, large swath of nation plunges into deep freeze

The Latest: Shelton, Wise inactive for Patriots

The Latest on the conference championship games (all times EST): 5:30 p.m. Patriots defensive end Deatrich Wise Jr. and defensive tackle Danny Shelton are inactive for their AFC championship game against the Kansas City Chiefs. Both are a bit of a surprise. Wise has been dealing with an ankle injury but was taken off the … Continue reading The Latest: Shelton, Wise inactive for Patriots

The Latest: Rams cut into deficit again, trail 20-17

The Latest on the conference championship games (all times EST): 5:30 p.m. Patriots defensive end Deatrich Wise Jr. and defensive tackle Danny Shelton are inactive for their AFC championship game against the Kansas City Chiefs. Both are a bit of a surprise. Wise has been dealing with an ankle injury but was taken off the … Continue reading The Latest: Rams cut into deficit again, trail 20-17

DETROIT | Native American says he tried to ease tensions at Mall

DETROIT — January 20, 2019—  A Native American who was seen in online video being taunted outside the Lincoln Memorial said Sunday he felt compelled to get between two groups with his ceremonial drum to defuse a confrontation. Nathan Phillips said in an interview with The Associated Press that he was trying to keep peace … Continue reading DETROIT | Native American says he tried to ease tensions at Mall

ST. LOUIS | Fussin’ and feudin’: Cards, Cubs stoke rivalry, trade barbs

ST. LOUIS — January 20, 2019—  To St. Louis pitcher John Brebbia, this fussin’ and feudin’ between the Cardinals and Chicago Cubs is a perfect winter warmup. “Honestly, people were kind of forgetting baseball season was coming up,” Brebbia said Sunday. “So I think it was a good way to remind everyone that Cardinals-Cubs are … Continue reading ST. LOUIS | Fussin’ and feudin’: Cards, Cubs stoke rivalry, trade barbs

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Shutdown proposal unlikely to break logjam

WASHINGTON — January 20, 2019— The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local): 1 p.m. The Senate’s top Democrat predicts the president’s proposal to break the shutdown stalemate won’t pass the Senate. Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York said on Sunday he thinks Democrats will block the measure to give the president $5.7 … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Shutdown proposal unlikely to break logjam