Blake Nicholson, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 22nd - 8:48am
The last people remaining at a Dakota Access pipeline protest camp prayed and set fire to a handful of wooden structures on Wednesday, hours ahead of a deadline set by the Army Corps of Engineers to close the camp.
John Hanna, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 22nd - 8:46am
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback on Wednesday vetoed a bill that would undo his signature income tax cut, setting up a confrontation with the Republican-led Legislature, which immediately set about trying to override him.
Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 22nd - 8:25am
U.S. stocks are starting the day lower after a record-setting run. Energy and industrial companies are taking some of the biggest losses Wednesday. Technology stocks, which have risen every day in February, are slipping as big names like Apple and Intel decline.
Adam Beam and Carla K. Johnson, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 22nd - 7:10am
While the Affordable Care Act has brought health coverage to millions of Americans, the effects have been profound, even lifesaving, for some of those caught up in the nation's opioid-addiction crisis.
Youkyung Lee, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 22nd - 6:34am
Global stocks were mostly higher in subdued trading Wednesday as investors awaited the publication of minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting, hoping for clues to how quickly it might raise interest rates.