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Study: 'Medicare for All' not only way to universal coverage

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 10:23pm

Health care memo to Democrats: there's more than one way to get to coverage for all.

Smoke near Spanish Fork Canyon expected from prescribed burn

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 10:06pm

Authorities say people may see smoke near the site of several wildfire burn scars over the next few weeks, but it will be coming from a prescribed burn.

Minnesota boy, 6, goes missing after getting off school bus

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:27pm

Authorities in Minnesota are searching for a 6-year-old boy who has been missing since getting off the school bus with his siblings.

Nats sweep Cards; DC in World Series for 1st time since '33

Howard Fendrich, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:12pm

As the Washington Nationals moved a party 86 years in the making from their ballpark's infield to a booze-filled clubhouse, manager Dave Martinez paused near the dugout and thrust the silver NL Championship Series trophy overhead, to the delight of loud, delirious fans still in the stands.

Judge declines to reduce bail for man charged with Utah adoption scheme

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:56pm

Bail remains at $3 million for the Arizona elected official accused of running an illegal adoption scheme and smuggling at least 40 pregnant women to Utah from the Marshall Islands.

Private Dallas university evacuates campus after bomb threat

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:55pm

A private university in Dallas canceled classes and evacuated its campus of about 4,800 students after receiving a threatening message that prompted a lockdown.

Trump vetoes resolution to block his use of emergency powers

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:47pm

President Donald Trump has vetoed legislation that attempted to overturn his use of emergency powers to raid military base projects to pay for his long-promised border fence.

The Latest: Spokesman says Cuomo was quoting New York Times

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:23pm

The Latest on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo using a racial slur (all times local):

Western governors want nuclear testing compensation expanded

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:06pm

Atmospheric nuclear weapons testing exposed more states and more people to radiation fallout and resulting cancers and other diseases than the federal government currently recognizes, Western governors said.

University may lose Superman papers over Liz Cheney comments

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:22pm

The University of Wyoming could lose the papers of a longtime "Superman" comic book editor after his son took offense to comments by Congresswoman Liz Cheney.

Medical examiner: Police officer shot himself to death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:03pm

A medical examiner says a Maryland police officer found with a gunshot wound in a parking garage died of a self-inflicted injury.

The Latest: Man faces murder, sexual assault charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:02pm

The Latest on a death investigation in Alaska (all times local):

Cole pitches Astros past Yankees 4-1 for 2-1 lead in ALCS

Mike Fitzpatrick, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 5:58pm

A gritty Gerrit Cole held the New York Yankees scoreless without his sharpest stuff, Jose Altuve sparked Houston at the plate and the Astros locked down a 4-1 victory Tuesday to take a 2-1 lead in the AL Championship Series.

Chicago officer convicted of murder resigns from department

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 5:28pm

A white Chicago police officer convicted of killing black teenager Laquan McDonald has resigned from the department.

Police K-9 in Georgia shot, suspect dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 5:21pm

Authorities in Georgia are investigating a shooting that left a suspect dead and a police K-9 injured.

Woman shot by former Olympian berated with online comments

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 5:19pm

A woman who was shot twice in the chest by a former Olympic equestrian athlete said her recovery has been overtaken by brutal online comments blaming her for the attack.

Utah's vaping illness count hits 83 amid national outbreak

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 5:11pm

Utah health officials say the number of cases of lung damage linked to vaping is up to 83, with 11 more potential cases being investigated.

Ex-Rep. Sessions subpoenaed in Giuliani grand jury probe

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 5:05pm

A federal grand jury has subpoenaed former Republican Rep. Pete Sessions for information about his interactions with Rudy Giuliani and several associates who were indicted last week.

Hearing examines video that wasn't disclosed in terror case

Jacques Billeaud, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 4:49pm

Surveillance video taken on the day that two Phoenix men left for suburban Dallas to attack a 2015 Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest shows them in religious clothing, one of the men with a handgun on his hip and both carrying unspecified objects out of their apartment, an FBI agent has testified.