Sno-Cat resembling 'Dukes of Hazzard' car stolen in Colorado

Stolen Sno Cat Dukes of Hazzard

MINTURN, Colo. (AP) — “Yeee Haaa!” Authorities in Colorado are looking for a man suspected of...


Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, March 17, the 76th day of 2018. There are 289 days left in the year. This is St. Patrick’s Day. Today’s Highlight in History: On March 17, 1968, a peaceful anti-Vietnam War protest in London was followed by a riot outside the U.S. Embassy; more than 200 people...


Bridge collapse victim's uncle rages at 'incompetence'

University Bridge Collapse

MIAMI (AP) — As crews began removing bodies from beneath a collapsed pedestrian bridge Saturday, a victim’s uncle raged against what he called the “complete incompetence” and “colossal failure” that allowed people to drive beneath the unfinished concrete span. “Why they had to build this...


School-walkout unity also lays bare division among students

Student Walkouts Gun Violence Idaho

As she addressed the crowd during the walkout at her Idaho high school, Kylee Denny faced heckles and name-calling from a group of students carrying American flags, she said. The counterprotesters included many familiar faces, including her boyfriend’s stepbrother. To avoid making a difficult...


He threatened to kill himself. So the police took his guns.

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. LISBON, Conn. - John McGuire was inside his house with 81 guns when five state troopers were dispatched to investigate a threat he had reportedly made. They drove past a series of frozen lakes and up an unplowed driveway to a house set back in the Connecticut woods....


After McCabe firing, Trump attacks FBI and his lawyer says Russia probe must end

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump escalated his assault on federal law enforcement agencies Saturday while one of his attorneys argued that the controversial firing of a top FBI official was reason to end the Justice Department special counsel’s expansive Russia...


Airing of porn star's story halted in 2011

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. The president’s personal attorney Michael Cohen interceded in 2011 to prevent porn star Stormy Daniels from airing her story about an alleged affair with Donald Trump, telling the agent who arranged for its publication that he could harm her career, according to a...


Once-safe Republican districts suddenly in play as Democrats expand the map

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON - The campaign for control of Congress is suddenly playing out across a far larger swath of the country than either party had previously expected, with Tuesday’s special House election in the Pittsburgh suburbs showing how President Donald Trump’s...


McCabe's firing shows yet again how readily Trump incriminates himself

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. The Post reports: Attorney General Jeff Sessions late Friday night fired former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, a little more than 24 hours before McCabe was set to retire- a move that McCabe alleged was an attempt to slander him and undermine the ongoing special...


US probes 4 deaths in Hyundai-Kia cars when air bags failed

Air Bag Failures

DETROIT (AP) — Air bags in some Hyundai and Kia cars failed to inflate in crashes and four people are dead. Now the U.S. government’s road safety agency wants to know why. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it’s investigating problems that affect an estimated 425,000 cars made...


Two of 'New York City's bravest' died in the line of duty - thousands of miles from home

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. There were four New York firefighters standing in southern Afghanistan, nearly 7,000 miles away from Manhattan, photographed during a favored pastime of those who work close in difficult, dirty jobs: making fun of each other. At the center of the 2012 photo is Capt....

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