03/19/2018 - 12:00am
Syndicated columnist WASHINGTON — Cathy McMorris Rodgers serves as chair of the House Republican Conference, which puts her in charge of the congressional GOP’s messaging. McMorris Rodgers is also the proud mother of a 10-year-old who has Down...


03/19/2018 - 12:00am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Texas A&M had its big men relentlessly snatching down loose rebounds, its wing players knocking down shots and an entire roster full of guys playing with aggressive confidence. Stunningly, reigning national champion North...


03/19/2018 - 12:00am
ROUNDUP (AP) — Ice jams and melting snow prompted flood warnings and advisories Sunday for parts of southern and eastern Montana. Musselshell County authorities warned residents to watch for flooding caused by ice jams in the Musselshell River. Ice...


Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students Alex Wind and Ryan Deitsch, right, discuss the upcoming marches in Washington and elsewhere calling for gun regulations during an interview, Monday, March 19, in New York.

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03/19/2018 - 12:00am
NEW YORK (AP) — Students from the Florida high school where 17 people were fatally shot last month expect more than 1 million participants in upcoming marches in Washington and elsewhere calling for gun regulations, students said Monday. More than...



This frame grab from video released Sunday by the official Facebook page of the Syrian Presidency, shows Syrian President Bashar Assad driving himself to the newly captured areas of eastern Ghouta, near the capital Damascus, Syria.

03/19/2018 - 12:00am
BEIRUT (AP) — Smoothly and confidently, Syrian President Bashar Assad merged into traffic at a large roundabout in Damascus before driving himself to the suburbs where his forces are battling rebels. The traffic around him and pedestrians making...