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September 18, 2019

Coach was offered a big raise after winning the championship. Here's why he turned it down
Has Tony Bennett ever seen "Jerry Maguire?" ... More >>

State Supreme Court rules two designers can refuse to make wedding invitations for same-sex couple
A 2013 Phoenix law that adds "sexual orientation, gender identity or expression" to the city's nondiscrimination ordinance violated the freedom of speech and religious beliefs of two business owners, the Arizona Supreme Court said in a 4-3 ruling Monday. ... More >>

Missing mother and her four children all found dead, sheriff says
Levi Strickland was picking berries in Brantley County, Georgia, on Sunday night when he heard what sounded like an explosion. He ran over toward the noise to find a crashed van -- and an overpowering smell. ... More >>

New York bans most flavors of e-cigarettes
New York state health officials voted Tuesday to carry out Gov. Andrew Cuomo's executive action to ban sales of most flavored e-cigarettes. This ban would stand for 90 days as a piece of emergency legislation. It would need to be renewed to continue. ... More >>

A 7th person has died from vaping-related causes
A California man has become the seventh person to die from a vaping-related illness in the United States as the nation's leading health agency activates emergency operations to better investigate the outbreak of lung injuries associated with e-cigarettes. ... More >>

Analysis: The re-emergence of Kavanaugh controversy could hurt Democrats' Senate chances in 2020
The re-emergence of the controversy surrounding Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court has put Democrats in a challenging political position. ... More >>

Spicer is the latest politico hoping to dance his way into your heart
Tom DeLay in 2009, in the middle of his indictment on charges of campaign money laundering. Rick Perry in 2016, after his failed presidential bid. Now, Sean Spicer, after his brief and inglorious tenure as the White House press secretary for the Trump administration in 2017. ... More >>

Trump in New Mexico: 'We love our Hispanics'
President Donald Trump returns to New Mexico for a campaign rally, his first trip to the "Land of Enchantment" as president, and a sign of his campaign's promise to make a play for the state that voted decisively Democratic in 2016. ... More >>

Analysis: Why race is moving center stage for 2020
An escalating cycle of action and reaction between President Donald Trump and the Democratic presidential contenders is thrusting issues of race relations and American identity to the center of the developing 2020 campaign. ... More >>

SpaceX wants to beam internet across the southern US by late 2020
SpaceX wants to become one of the world's largest internet providers by deploying a constellation of thousands of satellites to beam broadband from space. And it wants to get it done fast. ... More >>

Amazon bets users will pay up for high-definition music streaming
Amazon just unveiled its latest attempt to attract customers in the crowded music streaming market: high-quality audio. ... More >>

Asking customers not to bring guns into stores is one thing. Enforcing the policy is another
Walmart and seven other retailers made major political statements earlier this month when they asked customers not to openly carry firearms in their stores. ... More >>

China will release 10,000 tons of pork from its national reserves
China will release 10,000 metric tons of pork from its central reserves this week in a bid to stabilize soaring pork prices and cope with a swine fever crisis that has wiped out roughly one third of its pigs. ... More >>

Dolphins rescued after being stranded in canal
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Mother grieving over son's tragic murder
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War vet receives much needed help
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Infant in stroller struck, killed by SUV
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Man gets life in jail for murder at toddler's party
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Preschoolers test out new toys
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Student finds gun inside bus driver's purse
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Human remains found inside burned vehicle
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Driver injured after train crashes into car
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Police: Fight that led to stabbing death was over girl
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Woman battling HOA over fence for her support dog
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Tow truck driver just misses getting hit by SUV
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8-year-old loses plasma treatment due to shortage
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Rare bee lost 96 percent of its population
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Family demands answers after man dies in jail
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Business owner charged with setting building on fire
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