Jury selection to start in trial of NY governor's ex-aide

Jury selection to start in trial of NY governor's ex-aide

A longtime aide to New York's governor is going on trial on charges he used his relationship with him to collect bribes from two companies doing business with the state.

Man charged in Tennessee student's death could plead guilty

January 21
A man charged with kidnapping, raping and killing a Tennessee nursing student could plead guilty in the case.

Man accused of killing teen in 1980 set to go on trial

January 21
A man accused of killing a teenager in Maine in 1980 in a cold case that vexed authorities for years is set to go on trial.
National
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Schumer's moment: Shutdown puts spotlight on Dem leader

For Republicans, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is the face of the government shutdown. For immigration advocates, he's their best hope.
Nation
35 minutes ago

Police: 2 IEDs detonated at a Florida mall, no injuries

Police say two improvised explosive devices ignited inside a mall in central Florida.
Nation
2:50am

Florida mom arrested for leaving child in car, shoplifting

A Florida woman was arrested after police say she left her child in a car while she shoplifted items from a market.
Nation
2:40am

Purple Heart returned to WWII soldier's family

Tennessee's state treasurer says a missing Purple Heart medal earned more than 70 years ago has been returned to the soldier's family.
Celebrities
2:35am

Some of the powerful SAG Awards moments witnessed off-camera

While actors are accustomed to being on camera, not every starry moment at the Screen Actors Guild Awards makes the screen. Here's a look at some of the celebrity exchanges that took place off-camera:
Movies
2:10am

With a lighter touch, SAG Awards follows a familiar script

With a still undetermined awards race and an industry undergoing tectonic shifts with the Me Too and Time's Up movements, awards shows have become canaries in the coal mine.
National
2:05am

Solar industry on edge as Trump weighs tariffs on panels

Some in the U.S. solar-power industry are hoping a decision this week by President Donald Trump doesn't bring on an eclipse.
National
1:25am

Women's marches organizers hope to keep building momentum

Thousands of people poured into a football stadium in Las Vegas on Sunday, the anniversary of women's marches around the world, to cap off a weekend of global demonstrations that participants hope will continue building momentum for equality, justice and an end to sexual harassment.
National
1:15am

50 years after key Vietnam battles, Mattis seeks closer ties

A half-century after the Tet Offensive punctured American hopes of victory in Vietnam, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting the former enemy in search of a different kind of win: incremental progress as partners in a part of the world the Pentagon has identified as vital for the United States to compete with China and Russia.
National
12:50am

AP FACT CHECK: Trump hates the jobless rate until it's his

Donald Trump, the presidential candidate, would not like the way Trump, the president, is crowing about today's unemployment rate. He'd be calling the whole thing a "hoax."
Nation
12:45am

Eagles fans take to streets to celebrate after team's win

Thousands of Philadelphia Eagles fans have taken to the streets to celebrate following their team's 38-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC championship game.
National
12:35am

Oregon voters to decide Medicaid funding as costs rise

Oregon aggressively expanded its Medicaid rolls under the Affordable Care Act, adding enough people to leave only 5 percent of its population uninsured — one of America's lowest rates.
Variety
12:10am

Amazon to debut store without checkout in downtown Seattle

Amazon employees have been testing it, but is the public ready for a cashier-less store?
Nation
12:05am

Sports doctor back in court to hear from assault victims

More young women and girls who say they were assaulted by a Michigan sports doctor are due in court for a fifth day of victim statements before he gets his sentence.
Movies
January 21

The Latest: Stars mingle and dance at SAG Awards after-party

The Latest on Sunday's presentation of the Screen Actors Guild from the Shrine Auditorium (all times local):
National
January 21

Opening statements to begin in Pennsylvania mayor's trial

Opening statements are scheduled to begin in the federal corruption trial of the mayor of Pennsylvania's third-largest city.
National
January 21

Shutdown extends into workweek, as Senate talks continue

The government shutdown is set to sow more disruption and political peril Monday after the Senate inched closer but ultimately fell short of an agreement that would have reopened federal agencies before the beginning of the workweek.
National
January 21

The Latest: Trump insists immigration talk comes later

The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local):
Nation
January 21

Preliminary hearing set for man charged in hospital shooting

A preliminary hearing is set for a man accused of killing his mother in a New Hampshire hospital's intensive care unit.
Nation
January 21

Ohio man accused of plotting US attacks to be sentenced

An Ohio man who admitted he plotted to kill military members in the U.S. after receiving training in Syria is again set to be sentenced after a short delay.