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White supremacist appeals death penalty in church massacreWhite supremacist Dylann Roof on Tuesday appealed his convictions and death sentence in the killing of nine black church members in South Carolina
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Shelly Smith braids hair for Bridget Dunmore at her salon, Braid Heaven, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020 in Kansas City, Kan. Legislators in Kansas and Wisconsin are considering whether to revise their states' anti-discrimination laws to ban bias in housing, employment and public accommodations based on hairstyles "historically associated with race" such as braids, locs and twists. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Midwestern states consider banning bias based on hairstylesBlack female legislators in two predominantly white Midwestern states are trying to convince their Republican colleagues to join a national push to outlaw discrimination based on hairstyles such as braids and dreadlocks
The Associated Press43 minutes ago
Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign event Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, in Muscatine, Iowa. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Biden won't commit to backing Sanders if he's the nomineeFormer Vice President Joe Biden is stopping short of saying he’d support Bernie Sanders if the progressive Vermont senator wins the Democratic presidential nomination
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
A sign directs travelers to the north terminal at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska, where a flight plane carrying U.S. citizens being evacuated from Wuhan, China is expected later Tuesday, is seen Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)
AP source: Jet evacuates Americans from China outbreak zoneA U.S. State Department official has told The Associated Press that a chartered plane sent to China to pick up Americans in the city of Wuhan has departed and is en route to the U.S. Wuhan is the epicenter of a new virus that has sickened thousands and killed more than 100
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Unite Here labor union staying neutral in Democratic primaryUnite Here, the parent of the large Nevada union representing hotel and casino workers, says it is not planning to endorse a candidate in the Democratic presidential primary
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2020, file photo baristas prepare drinks at a Starbucks on South Claiborne Ave. in New Orleans. Starbucks Corp. reports financial earns on Tuesday, Jan. 28. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
Starbucks' results top estimates but coronavirus slows salesIt was a happy holiday at Starbucks, but the coronavirus outbreak in China could slow the company's sales momentum
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Ratings: CBS, NBC have two dominant nights of dramaWith football season nearly finished, the dominant nights in broadcast television are coming into focus
The Associated Press1 hour ago
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) audibles at the line of scrimmage during the NFL NFC Championship football game against the Green Bay Packers, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020 in Santa Clara, Calif. The 49ers defeated the Packers 37-20. (Margaret Bowles via AP)
Garoppolo takes lessons from Brady into 1st Super Bowl startJimmy Garoppolo had a front-row seat in the best classroom on the best way to prepare for being a starting quarterback in the Super Bowl
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Cincinnati Reds' Nick Castellanos takes questions from reporters during a news conference, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, in Cincinnati. Castellanos signed a $64 million, four-year deal with the baseball club. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Reds' Castellanos returns to ballpark where he's comfortableNick Castellanos gives the Cincinnati Reds another dependable hitter that they think will put them back in contention
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2019, file photo Looking down through skylights above Apple's flagship store on Fifth Avenue, customers browse and examine various Apple products in New York. Apple reports financial earns on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
Apple holiday season tops projections as iPhone bounces backApple is still reaping huge profits from the iPhone while mining more moneymaking opportunities from the growing popularity of its smartwatch, digital services and wireless earbuds
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Survey: Alaska's Cook Inlet beluga whales continue declineFederal marine mammal authorities say the population of endangered beluga whales in Alaska's Cook Inlet continues to decline
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - This April 22, 2019 file photo shows Liam Hemsworth, left, and Miley Cyrus arrive at the premiere of "Avengers: Endgame" in Los Angeles. Cyrus and Hemsworth are legally single. Court records show that a Los Angeles judge on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, finalized the divorce that ended the brief marriage. The couple separated and Hemsworth filed for divorce in August, about eight months after he and Cyrus married. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth single again, divorce finalizedMiley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth are officially single
The Associated Press1 hour ago


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