National

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Salt Lake Tribune's pending sale to the wealthy Huntsman family unshackles the newspaper from cost-cutting corporate owners and resolves crippling financial uncertainty, but it also raises concerns about whether the influential family will meddle in the...
LAKEWOOD, Wash. (AP) — When a man accused of torturing a woman to death broke out of Washington state's largest mental hospital with another patient in early April, officials called it a rare occurrence and cited only two other escapes in the past seven years. But a review of...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit accusing a Connecticut rabbi of sexually abusing a Jewish boarding school student (all times local): 12:15 p.m. A Connecticut rabbi denies allegations in a lawsuit that he raped and molested a teenager hundreds of times when the boy...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders are all-in for Indiana as they try to stave off the growing aura of inevitability surrounding their opponents. But Donald Trump says his general election race against Hillary Clinton has "sort of already started." Clinton may not say...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board says Washington's subway system appears not to have made meaningful safety improvements since a fatal accident in 2009. The board is meeting Tuesday to determine what caused a January 2015 fire inside a...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — For the second time in three months, a St. Louis jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a huge award over claims that its talcum powder causes cancer. The jury deliberated eight hours Monday before ordering the company to pay $55 million to a South Dakota...
LILLINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A video released to a North Carolina newspaper shows a jail inmate had been shocked three times with a stun gun before he died. The News & Observer of Raleigh reported ( http://bit.ly/24vrHB0 ) the video it obtained this spring shows 24-year-old...
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will greet President Barack Obama at a Flint airport and talk to him about efforts to solve the city's drinking water mess. Spokesman Ari Adler says the Republican governor is pleased to try to seek more federal support for Flint...
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 19 million U.S. tourists visited Washington in 2015, an increase of 1 million over the previous year and a record for the nation's capital as its tourism industry continues to make steady progress since the Great Recession. Foreign and domestic...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools, with declines...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools, with declines...
NAPOLEON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say they won't charge a police cadet who accidentally shot and wounded another...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Shea Weber scored the go-ahead goal and had an assist and the Nashville Predators beat the...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Shea Weber scored the go-ahead goal and had an assist and the Nashville Predators beat the...
BEIJING (AP) — China's military is appealing to the younger generation with a slick new recruitment video...