Republican nominee Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Johnstown, Pa., October 21, 2016. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) It happens more often than you might think — and sometimes the state is a close one. The 2020…

A woman wears a “Make America Great Again” hat at CPAC 2018. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Yes, this is a hat we’re talking about. Clovis North High School in California has reportedly told a student that she…

(Mike Blake/Reuters) Years of lax policies and overspending are finally catching up to the Golden State. Californians brag that their state is the world’s fifth-largest economy. They talk as reverentially of Silicon Valley companies Apple,…

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sit down for a dinner during the second U.S.-North Korea summit at the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam, February 27, 2019. (Leah Millis/REUTERS) President Trump…

Ohio congressman Jim Jordan speaks at CPAC. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Representative Jim Jordan of Ohio, the ranking Republican on the House Oversight Committee, said Wednesday evening that Democrats called Michael Cohen to testify before the panel…

Official portrait of Justice Clarence Thomas (U.S. Government/public domain) Justice Clarence Thomas has drawn the sanctimonious ire of the Fourth Estate for his unforgivable suggestion that the media should be held to the same high…

Writes a reader from Southern California: “Apparently John Wayne is the new Confederate statue.” She sent a link to this op-ed column in the Los Angeles Times. Excerpts: Most people familiar with the life story…

Click here if you’re unable to view the gallery or video on your mobile device. GUERNEVILLE — Thousands of residents fled or sought rescue from the rising Russian River on Wednesday, as floodwaters swamped at…

Chicago — The United Methodist Church worldwide conference made a decision Tuesday that pleased traditionalists, but raised doubts about the church's modern motto: open hearts, open minds, open doors. On Tuesday, after three days of…

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump abruptly ended a long-planned summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un on Thursday, acknowledging the two leaders did not reach an agreement that accomplished the U.S. goal of denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula.…

By Rebecca Plevin and Omar Ornelas | Reporting from Chilapa de Álvarez, Mexico For decades, people came from the southwestern Mexican state of Guerrero to the U.S. for economic reasons. Now many are fleeing drug…

INDIANAPOLIS -- One year after making a blockbuster trade to move up in the draft, the New York Jets are willing to go in reverse if the price is right. General manager Mike Maccagnan, speaking…

MIAMI -- In a season full of memories and a career full of Hall of Fame highlights, Dwyane Wade created the most memorable moment of his final NBA season Wednesday night by banking in a…

DALLAS -- Dirk Nowitzki, who has received farewell tributes in arenas around the NBA this season, has never ruled out returning for a 22nd campaign with the Dallas Mavericks. While he maintains that he won't…

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown told ESPN on Tuesday that he is not "angry" with the team, but he maintained his desire to be traded. Brown, who discussed his past, present and future with…

Brendan McDermid/Reuters Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.'s $74 billion takeover of Celgene is in jeopardy after Bristol-Myers' second-largest shareholder turned against it.  Wellington Management, which owns a 7.7% stake in Bristol-Myers, laid out three reasons it opposed…

Here comes GDP...

Here comes GDP…

Associated Press Gross domestic product was expected to expand at 2.2% in the fourth quarter.  The labor market was strong between October and December, but expectations for economic growth have dimmed.  The report was delayed…