US immigrants sue over Trump's end of deportation protection

AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Six immigrants brought to the United States as children who became teachers, graduate students and a lawyer sued the Trump administration on Monday over its decision to end a program shielding them from deportation. The...

GOP lawmakers: Move Appalachian agency out of Washington

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite WASHINGTON (AP) — Two powerful Kentucky Republicans have an idea to boost an economic development agency that helps Appalachia: Move it out of the nation’s capital. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and veteran Rep. Hal Rogers are...

Protesters make good on threat to disrupt St. Louis business

AP Photo/Jeff Roberson ST. LOUIS (AP) — When a former police officer was acquitted in the fatal shooting of a black suspect, protesters vowed to show their disdain by disrupting business in downtown St. Louis. They quickly succeeded. The unrest that followed Friday’s...

Young immigrants shout down Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Several dozen young immigrants shouted down Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in the U.S. House, on Monday during an event in San Francisco, following her recent conversations with President Donald Trump over the future of a program that grants many of...

Charter bus barrels into NYC bus, killing 3 and injuring 16

NEW YORK (AP) — A charter bus barreled through an intersection, slammed into a city bus and then plowed onto a sidewalk and into a building Monday, killing three people. Mayor Bill de Blasio said he was shocked by the “sheer destruction” and noted that one of...

Floods, fires, other disasters add stress to state budgets

AP Photo/John Raoux ATLANTA (AP) — A summer of natural catastrophes, from epic hurricanes to scorching wildfires, has exposed another peril in disaster-prone states: How to pay for the rescues, repairs and rebuilding. The combined tab from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma is...

US immigrants sue over Trump's end of deportation protection

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Six immigrants brought to the United States as children who became teachers, graduate students and a lawyer are suing the Trump administration over its decision to end a program shielding them from deportation. The lawsuit filed Monday in San Francisco...

Literally lousy: Parasite plagues world salmon industry

AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty ST. ANDREWS, New Brunswick (AP) — Salmon have a lousy problem, and the race to solve it is spanning the globe. A surge of parasitic sea lice is disrupting salmon farms around the world. The tiny lice attach themselves to salmon and feed on them,...

3 die as buses collide at New York City intersection

NEW YORK (AP) — A city bus and a tour bus collided and spun around in a New York City intersection on Monday, leaving three people dead, including a pedestrian, officials said. Mayor Bill de Blasio said he was shocked by the “sheer destruction,” and noted that...

Costs from major natural disasters can stress state budgets

AP Photo/John Raoux ATLANTA (AP) — A summer of natural catastrophes, from epic hurricanes to scorching wildfires, has exposed another peril in disaster-prone states: How to pay for the rescues, repairs and rebuilding. The combined tab from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma is...