News

FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2018, file photo. a sign in support of Oregon's Measure 101 is displayed by a homeowner along a roadside in Lake Oswego, Ore. The taxes before voters in the special election on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, are a short-term fix for health care funding designed to generate between $210 and $320 million in revenue over two years. Oregon aggressively expanded its Medicaid rolls under the Affordable Care Act and now, just 5 percent of its population is uninsured. But state lawmakers have struggled to come with a long-term funding plan. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus, File)
January 24, 2018 - 12:04 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon approved taxes on hospitals, health insurers and managed care companies in an unusual special election Tuesday that asked voters — and not lawmakers — how to pay for soaring Medicaid costs that now include coverage of hundreds of thousands of low-income residents added...
Read More
Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos celebrates after scoring against the Nashville Predators in the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Lightning won 4-3 in overtime. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
January 24, 2018 - 12:03 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Down a goal late in the third period in the second game of a back-to-back, the Tampa Bay Lightning looked to captain Steven Stamkos and he got the tying score. Yanni Gourde then came through in overtime. Gourde scored 1:45 into the extra period to give Tampa Bay a 4-3...
Read More
In this Friday, Jan. 19, 2018 photo, shows one of multiple properties located in the Esperanza sector that are currently for sale, in Vieques, Puerto Rico. Hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans face losing their homes upon the expiration of a three-month moratorium on mortgage payments that banks offered after Hurricane Maria devastated the island (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
January 24, 2018 - 12:02 am
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Aylsa Torres sighed in relief when she received a letter from her bank two weeks after Hurricane Maria hit. She was among the hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans awarded a three-month moratorium on their mortgage payments as the U.S. territory reeled from the storm's...
Read More
January 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
Freshman emails every Claudia on campus after Tinder mishap Police: Angry fast-food worker beans supervisor with burrito New Year's resolutions? German couch potatoes say forget it Eagles fan who slammed into pole in subway says he's OK Doughnut-eating champ charged with stealing from Dunkin'...
Read More
January 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
AI can read! Tech firms race to smarten up thinking machines Google parent tops big spenders on Washington lobbyists Tesla proposes big payout if Musk meets lofty goals Twitter Operating Chief Anthony Noto resigns UK regulator says Fox takeover of Sky not in public interest Apple poised to expand...
Read More
January 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
Kremlin rejects talks of boycotting the Olympics _ for now Japanese PM Abe to attend opening ceremony in Pyeongchang Norwegian curlers bringing crazy pants back to Olympics Japanese snowboarder has tricks, height for Olympic gold AP Interview: Shiffrin opens up on struggles in recent races Flu and...
Read More
January 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
Oprah visits Alabama grave of woman honored in Globes speech MPR releases more details of allegations against Keillor Ursula K. Le Guin, best-selling science fiction author, dies In Oscar nominations, fresh voices lead the way Morrison makes history as 1st female cinematography nominee Oscars make...
Read More
January 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
Sessions questioned in Russia probe, Trump may be up soon WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned for hours in the special counsel's Russia investigation, the Justice Department said, as prosecutors moved closer to a possible interview with President Donald Trump about...
Read More
January 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
AP NBA writers pick All-Star rosters for LeBron, Steph LeBron gets 30,000, but Spurs beat slumping Cavs 114-102 NCAA looking into how Michigan State handled Nassar case NAmerica touts 'risk averse' World Cup bid amid Trump issues Martinez rockets up Hall of Fame ballot as DHs gain respect Kuzma...
Read More
January 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
Insurgents attack children's group in Afghanistan, 2 dead Myanmar building, but no sign Rohingya are returning Refugees more than once, Rohingya fear return to Myanmar A flurry of exchanges, protests: What's next for Koreas? US officials defend trade moves as Davos braces for Trump Car bombs kill...
Read More

Pages