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Women's marches kick off with focus on 2020 and progressive policies

Jason Hanna, CNN  |  Posted Jan 19th - 12:10pm

Thousands of demonstrators are gathering Saturday for the Women's March in Washington and related rallies across the country, with many looking to channel two years of momentum and common cause against President Donald Trump into progressive policies.

The Latest: Trump at ceremony for Americans killed in Syria

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 11:19am

The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Dover Air Force Base (all times local):

Boston Common to get $28 million in improvements

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 11:07am

The oldest public park in the United States is getting a $28 million makeover.

Driverless shuttle to make Utah debut at state Capitol

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 10:54am

A driverless public shuttle is expected to make its Utah debut this year as state officials test the possibilities of autonomous vehicles.

Family: New Mexico avalanche victim was Massachusetts native

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 10:22am

Relatives say a 26-year-old man who died in an avalanche at a New Mexico ski resort was a Massachusetts native who was on an annual ski trip with his father.

Frances R. Mears, longtime AP reporter and manager, dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 10:09am

Frances R. Mears, an Associated Press reporter, editor and bureau chief during a journalism career that spanned more than 40 years, died Saturday. She was 66.

The Latest: Trump's plan trades protection for immigrants

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 10:04am

The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local):

Trump expected to make new shutdown offer to Democrats

Jill Colvin and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 9:45am

Seeking a shutdown solution, President Donald Trump was expected to announce Saturday that in exchange for money for his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall he was open to trading protections for young people brought to America illegally as children. Democrats have previously rejected such a deal and it was not clear whether Trump's offer would make headway

Search underway for skier missing after avalanche reported

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 9:37am

Authorities in central Utah are searching for a skier reported missing in a canyon where an avalanche was reported.

FBI seeks help to identify "Traveling Bandit"

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 9:08am

The FBI is asking for help finding a suspected bank robber nicknamed "The Traveling Bandit."

The Latest: Winter storm doesn't stop some Midwesterners

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 8:17am

The Latest on a winter storm in the Midwest and New England (all times local):

Exhibition celebrates legacy of patron of Detroit art museum

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 7:59am

An upcoming exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts celebrates the legacy of late museum patron, benefactor and volunteer Margaret Herz Demant.

Ohio Health Department investigates doctor for deaths

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 7:44am

The state Department of Health is investigating a doctor accused of ordering potentially fatal doses of the powerful painkiller fentanyl for 27 gravely ill patients who died at an Ohio hospital system.

Delta CEO touts service improvements on the horizon as Salt Lake airport expands

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jan 19th - 7:16am

As Salt Lake International Airport undergoes a massive $3.6 billion redevelopment, the leader of the nation's second-largest air carrier is touting improved passenger experiences on the ground and in the air when the new facility comes online.

92-year-old Eola Hotel being restored, updated in Natchez

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 6:27am

A noted hotel in a Mississippi River town is undergoing a transformation, years after closing.

Critics seek clearer guidelines for police shooting probes

Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 6:27am

State police investigated all but one officer-involved shooting in South Carolina in 2018. And the one they weren't called out for was the deadliest encounter of all.

Louisiana town elects felon mayor, but can he take office?

Melinda Deslatte, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 6:22am

When Louisiana voters enacted new restrictions on felons running for office, they inadvertently ensnared the small town of Ball in a new mayoral feud.

Shutdown leads to delays in lawsuits against government

Denise Lavoie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 6:21am

During the longest-ever government shutdown, the federal judiciary has remained open, allowing the wheels of justice to keep turning in most criminal cases. But many civil cases have come to a halt because the U.S. Department of Justice doesn't have enough attorneys working to handle them.

Florida's new Trump-backed governor seeks to broaden appeal

Brendan Farrington, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 6:17am

Florida voters who expected new Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis to be politically divisive because of his strong ties to President Donald Trump may be surprised by the quick actions he's taken in his first two weeks in office.

Exhibit of important papers marks MLK's 90th birthday

Kate Brumback, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 6:17am

A collection of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s papers on display in Atlanta provides insight into the slain civil rights leader's thought processes as he drafted some of his most well-known speeches and notable sermons.