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LAS VEGAS | NHL and NHLPA meet to discuss CBA, World Cup of Hockey

LAS VEGAS — Jan 11, 2019—The NHL and NHL Players’ Association held a lengthy meeting to discuss keeping the current collective bargaining agreement past 2020 and agreed to meet again next week to continue the talks. The sides met for more than two hours Thursday to talk about a CBA extension that could pave the … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | NHL and NHLPA meet to discuss CBA, World Cup of Hockey

WASHINGTON | send rebuke to Saudis, Trump over Khashoggi murder

WASHINGTON— Defying President Donald Trump, senators sent a strong signal that they want to punish Saudi Arabia for its role in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. By a bipartisan 63-37 vote, the Senate opted to move forward with legislation calling for an end to U.S. involvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen. The vote … Continue reading WASHINGTON | send rebuke to Saudis, Trump over Khashoggi murder

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Senators move to act against Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on the U.S. response to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 4:35 p.m. Senators are sending a strong signal that they want to punish Saudi Arabia for its role in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, voting to move forward with legislation that would end U.S. involvement … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Senators move to act against Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Fudge won’t run for speaker, backs Pelosi

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on Democratic Rep. Marcia Fudge of Ohio (all times local): 5:55 p.m. Democrat Rep. Marcia Fudge had been a potential candidate for House speaker. Now she’s backing Nancy Pelosi for the job. Fudge says she wanted to “ensure diversity, equity and inclusion at all levels” in the House and she’s “now … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Fudge won’t run for speaker, backs Pelosi

ATLANTA  | The Latest: Kemp says Georgia race over, state to look ahead

ATLANTA  — The Latest on the Georgia governor’s race (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Republican Brian Kemp says the Georgia gubernatorial election is over with Democratic rival Stacey Abrams’ acknowledgement that she can’t win the race, and he is urging the state to look forward. Kemp made the comments in a statement Friday, shortly after … Continue reading ATLANTA  | The Latest: Kemp says Georgia race over, state to look ahead

WASHINGTON | Seeking a 2020 comeback, House GOP elects McCarthy as leader

WASHINGTON — Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy easily won an internal party election to take over the shrunken House GOP caucus, handing the seven-term Californian a familiar role of building the party back to a majority as well as protecting President Donald Trump’s agenda. With Speaker Paul Ryan retiring and the House majority gone, the race … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Seeking a 2020 comeback, House GOP elects McCarthy as leader

Senators try to repair fallout from video in Uber ride

Ottawa forward Mark Stone dismisses the latest drama to the Senators season as a “hiccup” and says the team is already repairing the frayed relationship between players and coaches that was laid bare in a video. The video showed seven Senators players during an Uber ride in Phoenix last month insulting the team and assistant … Continue reading Senators try to repair fallout from video in Uber ride

Trump’s Road Show: What happened to the ‘big, blue wave?’

Six days, eight states, 11 rallies. Scenes from the road as President Donald Trump sprints to Election Day (all times local): SUNDAY, 7 p.m. Where: McKenzie Arena in Chattanooga, Tennessee RUNNING TIME: 1 hour, 10 minutes. BIG LINE: “You don’t hear so much about that big ‘blue wave’ anymore.” — Trump. PLAYING TO THE CROWD: … Continue reading Trump’s Road Show: What happened to the ‘big, blue wave?’