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Theories persist about mystery drones seen in rural region

Theories persist about mystery drones seen in rural region

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — People insist they have spotted fleets of large drones crisscrossing rural America’s night sky, their mission mysterious, raising questions that have veered into conspiracy theories and launching an investigation.
Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

Australian wildfire smoke stokes health fears in cities

CANBERRA, Australia — Fire alarms have been sounding in high-rise buildings across downtown Sydney and Melbourne as dense smoke from distant wildfires confuse electronic sensors.
Some asylum-seekers returned to Mexico get attorney access

Some asylum-seekers returned to Mexico get attorney access

SAN DIEGO — A federal judge ruled Tuesday that some asylum-seekers who fear waiting in Mexico for U.S. immigration court hearings must have access to attorneys before and during a key interview to determine if they can stay in the U.S.
Can a woman win the presidency? Clash exposes deeper issue

Can a woman win the presidency? Clash exposes deeper issue

WASHINGTON — The smouldering political flareup between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders has rekindled debate over a question that has been gnawing at Democratic primary voters for more than three years: Can a woman beat President Donald Trump? Man
Democrats release new documents on eve of impeachment trial

Democrats release new documents on eve of impeachment trial

WASHINGTON — House Democrats have released a trove of documents they obtained from Lev Parnas, a close associate of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, including a handwritten note that mentions asking Ukraine's president to inves
Trump taps 'strong, silent type' to lead impeachment defence

Trump taps 'strong, silent type' to lead impeachment defence

WASHINGTON — Pat Cipollone doesn’t seem like Donald Trump’s kind of fixer. His manner is unassuming. He hasn’t spent much time playing a lawyer in court or on TV.
Ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn seeks to withdraw guilty plea

Ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn seeks to withdraw guilty plea

WASHINGTON — Former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn filed court papers Tuesday to withdraw his guilty plea, saying federal prosecutors had acted in “bad faith" and broken their end of the bargain when they sought prison t
Red Sox manager Alex Cora fired in sign-stealing scandal

Red Sox manager Alex Cora fired in sign-stealing scandal

BOSTON — Alex Cora has already been identified as a ringleader in an illegal system of sign stealing when he was with the Houston Astros.
Pelosi sets Wednesday votes to send impeachment to Senate

Pelosi sets Wednesday votes to send impeachment to Senate

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House is set to vote Wednesday to send the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate for a landmark trial on whether the charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress are grounds for removal.
Jet dumps fuel that lands on schoolkids near Los Angeles

Jet dumps fuel that lands on schoolkids near Los Angeles

CUDAHY, Calif.