US report: Putin ordered effort to help Trump, hurt Clinton

US report: Putin ordered effort to help Trump, hurt Clinton Associated Press – 6 January 2017 19:14-05:00 Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Beat poet David Meltzer dead at age 79

OAKLAND, California (AP) — Beat poet and musician David Meltzer has died. He was 79….

Reynolds, Fisher laid to rest at Hollywood Hills cemetery

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher have been laid to rest together at a sprawling Los Angeles cemetery favored by celebrities. The mother and daughter had a private joint funeral Friday at Forest Lawn – Hollywood Hills the day after a memorial at...

US veteran arrested in airport shooting; 5 dead, 8 wounded

US veteran arrested in airport shooting; 5 dead, 8 wounded Associated Press – 6 January 2017 21:12-05:00 Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Judge rebukes suspects in beating of disabled man in Chicago

Judge rebukes suspects in beating of disabled man in Chicago Associated Press – 6 January 2017 18:52-05:00 Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Family: Shooting suspect ‘lost his mind’ after tour in Iraq

The man police say opened fire with a gun from his checked baggage at a Florida airport had a history of mental health issues – some of which followed his military service in Iraq – and was receiving psychological treatment at his current home in Alaska, his relatives...

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s pay slumps along with iPhone sales

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple penalized CEO Tim Cook for the iPhone maker's first sales slump in 15 years with a 15 percent pay cut….

Wild-card round gets going as drive to Super Bowl begins

Wild-card round gets going as drive to Super Bowl begins Associated Press – 6 January 2017 18:19-05:00 Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Crimes against whites equals small percentage of hate crimes

Crimes against whites equals small percentage of hate crimes Associated Press – 6 January 2017 18:03-05:00 Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Bat-friendly tequila, research play role in species recovery

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Wildlife officials say it might be time for a toast now that a once-rare bat important to the pollination of plants used to produce tequila is making a comeback….