Federal judge says her son died protecting his father from “madman”

A federal judge from New Jersey is speaking out about the shooting attack at her home last month that left her son dead and her husband seriously wounded. Authorities say a misogynistic lawyer, a man with a history of ranting against women online, came to Judge Esther Salas’ door and opened fire, killing her 20-year-old […]

NBA’s Thunder kneel in protest after Oklahoma lawmaker threatened to hit the team with tax penalties if players refused to stand for the anthem

Thursday’s Lakers-Clippers game averaged 3.4 million viewers, more than doubling TNT’s average regular season audience. Meanwhile Friday’s Rockets-Mavs game drew 1.7 million viewers, which is up 15 percent from ESPN’s regular season average, according to the network.

Tropic storm Isaias whips up eastern US, killing at least 6

Morgan reported from North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Associated Press contributors include science writer Seth Borenstein in Kensington, Maryland; Gerry Broome in Southport, North Carolina; Jonathan Drew in Durham, North Carolina; Michelle Liu in Columbia, South Carolina; Michael Kunzelman in College Park, Maryland; Bruce Shipkowski in Toms River, New Jersey; Shawn Marsh in Trenton, New […]

Obama Snubs Ocasio-Cortez in First Wave of 2020 Endorsements

The former president’s list — covering 118 candidates across Arkansas, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, and Virginia — contains several recognizable names, from California’s Rep. Katie Porter (D) to North Carolina’s Gov. Roy Cooper (D).