School lunch rules OK refined grains, low-fat chocolate milk

Not everyone welcomed the relaxed rules.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Drugmaker to sell cheaper generic rival to EpiPen injectors

EpiPen, which dominates the market, has been in short supply because of production problems.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Appeals to Scott Walker: Don’t stain legacy, veto bills

The governor, never one to shy away from a fight, gave no signs Thursday of tipping his hand.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Ecuador: Enough UK guarantees for Assange to leave embassy

Questions are swirling about the former Australian hacker’s legal fate in the U.S.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Record imports push US trade gap to $55.5 billion in October

It’s the fifth straight increase, and highest in a decade.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Snubs and shockers among Golden Globe nominations

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association offers some surpising choices.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Saudi-backed lobbyist paid for 500 rooms at Trump’s D.C. hotel

The bookings have fueled federal lawsuits saying Trump took improper payments from foreign governments.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Bush, president and patriarch, is home for Texas burial

More than 11,000 people paid their respects to Bush as his casket lay in repose at a Houston church.

  • Dec 6, 2018

81 migrant children separated from families since June

Immigration officials still are allowed to separate a child from a parent in certain cases.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Honduran woman in migrant caravan gives birth in U.S.

Border Patrol agents arrested the woman Nov. 26 after she entered the country illegally.

  • Dec 6, 2018

We cried and said goodbye to 41, George H.W. Bush

“The best father a son or daughter could have,” former President George W. Bush says.

  • Dec 5, 2018

Border agent indicted for capital murder in 4 Texas deaths

Said law enforcement didn’t do enough to curb prostitution for reason why he shot sex workers.

  • Dec 5, 2018

Report: Propeller blade broke, causing military plane crash

15 Marines and a Navy corpsman dies in 2017 crash in Mississippi.

  • Dec 5, 2018

Supreme Court takes up closely watched double jeopardy case

Outcome could have a spillover effect on the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

  • Dec 5, 2018
Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing May 23 in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)

Prosecutors ramp up foreign lobbying probe in New York

Had been quiet for months since special counsel Robert Mueller referred it to authorities.

  • Dec 5, 2018
Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing May 23 in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)

Climate reality check: Global carbon pollution up in 2018

Overall, the world is spewing about 1,300 tons of carbon dioxide into the air every second.

  • Dec 5, 2018
A demonstrator wearing a yellow jacket reading “Macron give us the wealth tax” protests at the toll gates on a motorway Wednesday at Biarritz southwestern France.The concessions made by French president Emmanuel Macron’s government in a bid to stop the huge and violent anti-government demonstrations seemed on Wednesday to have failed to convince protesters, with trade unions and disgruntled farmers now threatening to join the fray. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)

Macron scraps French fuel tax hike amid violent protests

Protesters celebrated the victory, but some said Macron’s surrender came too late.

  • Dec 5, 2018
A demonstrator wearing a yellow jacket reading “Macron give us the wealth tax” protests at the toll gates on a motorway Wednesday at Biarritz southwestern France.The concessions made by French president Emmanuel Macron’s government in a bid to stop the huge and violent anti-government demonstrations seemed on Wednesday to have failed to convince protesters, with trade unions and disgruntled farmers now threatening to join the fray. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)

2 U.S. warplanes crash off Japan; 1 rescued, 6 missing

Crash involved an F/A-18 fighter jet and a KC-130 refueling aircraft.

  • Dec 5, 2018

America bids farewell to its 41st president

The service for the late former President George H.W. Bush caps three days of remembrance in Washington.

  • Dec 5, 2018

Presidents club assembles for Bush funeral, Trump on fringes

Trump has spurned most contact with his predecessors — and they have snubbed him in return.

  • Dec 5, 2018