In Florence-battered Wilmington, fear turns to fatigue

U.S. 09/20/18, 12:16

The sun rises blazing hot over Wilmington, and the line for ice is shorter than it was the day before. The lines across town for tarps and bottled water have dwindled, as well, and Brian Gray takes that as a hopeful sign that desperation is giving way to something else.Hurricane ...

Trump blasts GOP spending plan that lacks money for wall

U.S. 09/20/18, 11:42

A spending plan pushed by congressional Republicans is "ridiculous" because it does not include funding for a border wall with Mexico, President Donald Trump said Thursday.Trump tweeted that he wants to know "where is the money for Border Security and the WALL in this ridiculous Spending Bill," adding that "REPUBLICANS ...

Update: Official says multiple people killed in shooting

U.S. 09/20/18, 11:19

The Latest on the shooting in Maryland (all times local):11:10 a.m.An official says multiple people have been killed in a shooting Harford County, Maryland.The law enforcement official has knowledge of the shooting but wasn't authorized to discuss details by name and spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press.The ...

Sentencing options for Cosby include prison, jail, probation

U.S. 09/20/18, 10:45

Bill Cosby could be sent to prison next week for drugging and molesting a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004 in what became the first celebrity trial of the #MeToo era.Cosby is due in court Monday for a two-day sentencing hearing that follows his conviction in the spring ...

Official: 3 people killed in Maryland shooting

U.S. 09/20/18, 10:37

Three people were killed Thursday morning in a shooting in northeast Maryland, according to a law enforcement official. The law enforcement official had knowledge of the shooting but wasn't authorized to discuss details by name and spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press. The official stressed that the number ...

Releasing tax returns an issue again – in governor’s races

U.S. 09/20/18, 09:00

The candidate had just chided the media minutes earlier for not being tougher on his opponent when the moderator asked him what might be his least favorite campaign question: Why won't you release your tax returns?It wasn't a scene from the 2016 presidential race. Rather, it was from this year's ...

3 hurt in court shooting leave hospital; gunman identified

U.S. 09/20/18, 08:04

Three civilians wounded when a gunman opened fire outside a crowded Pennsylvania courtroom are out of the hospital.The three were taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, West Virginia, following Wednesday's shooting in Fayette County. A hospital spokeswoman said Thursday morning that the two men ages 35 and 47 and ...

GOP says time running out for Kavanaugh accuser to talk

U.S. 09/20/18, 06:51

Republicans are warning that time is running out for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser to tell Congress about her claim he sexually assaulted her when both were teenagers, even as President Donald Trump called the woman's allegation hard to believe in one of the GOP's sharpest attacks on her credibility. With Kavanaugh's Supreme ...

Official: Man who shot at ex, killed parents is found dead

U.S. 09/20/18, 06:11

A gunman authorities say shot at his ex-wife and then killed his parents in Pennsylvania has been found dead.Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan said during a media briefing early Thursday that 59-year-old Bruce Rogal was dead after a manhunt and a police chase.Police talk with family members at the ...