- Neighbor: Bar attack suspect a 'drunken mess,' not political
February 25, 20174:45 PM ET
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man accused of shooting two Indian immigrants and a third man at a bar, in what some believe was a hate crime, was always a drinker but became a "drunken mess" after his father died about 18 months ago, a longtime neighbor said Saturday.
- Pre-existing conditions complicate health care replacement
February 25, 201711:42 AM ET
CHICAGO (AP) — As Republicans try to unite around a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, one of the most popular parts of the law will be among the most difficult to replace: the guarantee of health coverage for people with pre-existing conditions.CARLA K. JOHNSONRICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARAPCopyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- Comey in middle of political fray over Trump and Russians
February 25, 20172:38 AM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey is again in a familiar spot these days — the middle of political tumult.
- Warren Buffett sticks to business, avoids politics in letter
February 25, 20176:21 PM ET
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire investor Warren Buffett reiterated his rosy long-term outlook for the U.S. economy and his distaste for high Wall Street fees in his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders that always draws a big audience.
- In poor Black Belt region, both fears and prayers over Trump
February 25, 201712:15 PM ET
MARION, Ala. (AP) — Here, in what's left of the Old South's plantation region, the descendants of slaves who picked cotton and worked the dark soil are praying differently since Donald Trump moved into the White House.
- Celebrities launch pot brands as California legalizes drug
February 25, 201711:40 AM ET
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Country singer Willie Nelson, the children of the late reggae icon Bob Marley and comedian Whoopi Goldberg are just a few of the growing number of celebrities publicly jumping into the marijuana industry and eyeing the California pot market, which is expected to explode after voters legalized the recreational use of weed.
- Border agents ask Muhammad Ali's son: 'Are you Muslim?'
February 25, 20176:50 PM ET
Muhammad Ali's son, who bears the boxing great's name, was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned about his ancestry and religion in what amounted to unconstitutional profiling, a family friend said Saturday.
- Appealing to millennials, Las Vegas gets e-sports arena
February 25, 20171:09 PM ET
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The arena has all the features that a professional sports venue needs: stands, warm-up areas for teams, massive screens for spectators and a broadcast platform for commentators. But what distinguishes this new Las Vegas arena is its dozens of video game consoles.
- AP Exclusive: Analysts downplay threat from 7 nations in ban
February 25, 20172:32 AM ET
WASHINGTON (AP) — Analysts at the Homeland Security Department's intelligence arm found insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ban pose a terror threat to the United States.VIVIAN SALAMAALICIA A. CALDWELLAPCopyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
- Government wants appeal of travel ban put on hold
February 24, 20178:43 PM ET
SEATTLE (AP) — The Justice Department wants a federal appeals court to put President Trump's travel ban case on hold until he issues a new order, but the states who sued to stop the ban want the case to move forward.