Jonathan J. Cooper, Associated Press | PostedJun 19th - 4:00pm
A contentious proposal to link oversight of California's electric grid with other Western states narrowly cleared one in a series of legislative hurdles Tuesday, keeping alive a proposal that has divided environmentalists over the best way to expand renewable energy.
David Bauder, Associated Press | PostedJun 19th - 3:44pm
Fox News Channel faces a growing backlash among Hollywood creators that intensified Tuesday following Laura Ingraham's description of "zero tolerance" detention facilities for children separated from their parents as "essentially summer camps."
Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn says Tuesday that Jennifer Lee and Pete Docter are taking over for former Disney animation and Pixar chief John Lasseter, who is departing Disney at the end of the year following misconduct allegations.
Grant Schulte, Associated Press | PostedJun 19th - 2:55pm
Nebraska officials are forging ahead with plans to execute the state's longest-serving death-row inmate without disclosing where they obtained lethal injection drugs, despite a judge's order this week to identify their supplier.
Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press | PostedJun 19th - 2:26pm
The battle-hardened Army commander nominated to take over U.S. military operations in Afghanistan warns Congress that if America leaves the fight too rapidly, there is a risk Islamic State militants could merge with al-Qaida and plan attacks against the U.S.
Paul Wiseman and Zeke Miller, Associated Press | PostedJun 19th - 2:18pm
The United States and China edged closer Tuesday to triggering the riskiest trade war in decades, a fight that could weaken the world's two largest economies, unsettle relations between Beijing and Washington and crimp global growth.