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Town OKs steep fines for parking near 'The Goonies' houseThe Astoria City Council has taken a step toward cracking down on motorists who illegally park near "The Goonies" house
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Heidi Fleiss, right, embraces an unknown person outside of the Love Ranch brothel, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Pahrump, Nev., where Nevada brothel owner Dennis Hof died. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Nevada legal pimp, candidate, star of HBO series found deadA pimp who gained notoriety for an HBO series about his brothel business and fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate for the state Legislature was found dead hours after his 72nd birthday bash
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Members of the media attend a preview for one of Quebec's new cannabis stores in Montreal, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Canada will become the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace when sales begin on midnight Wednesday. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
Canada is ready to open the door wide to legal marijuanaCanada is about to become the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Los Angeles Dodgers' Enrique Hernandez reacts after striking out during the seventh inning of Game 3 of the National League Championship Series baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae Hong)
Hernandez apologizes after criticizing quiet Dodgers fansDodgers infielder Enrique Hernandez has apologized after complaining "the fans had no energy" during Los Angeles' Game 3 loss in the NL Championship Series
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - This July 1, 2016, file photo shows Mega Millions lottery tickets on a counter at a Pilot travel center near Burlington, N.C. After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed to an estimated $654 million jackpot. Unfortunately, even as the big prize for its drawing Tuesday night, Oct. 16, 2018, increases to the fourth-largest in U.S. history , the odds of matching all six numbers and winning the game don't improve. They're stuck at a miserable one in 302.5 million. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
Mega Millions jackpot now $667M, 3rd largest in US historyLottery officials say Mega Millions jackpot is now $667 million, making it the third-largest lottery grand prize in U.S. history.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Minnesota Timberwolves' Jimmy Butler, center, drives to the basket ahead of Denver Nuggets' Paul Millsap, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Minneapolis. Butler joined the Timberwolves for practice again on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, with the season opener just three days away despite his request to be traded. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)
Butler to join Wolves in opener at Spurs, despite asking outButler to play with Timberwolves in opener at Spurs despite desire to be elsewhere
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In a Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 she’s confident Democrats will retake the House in next month’s midterm elections.(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
Pelosi outlines agenda if Democrats retake HouseMinority Leader Nancy Pelosi outlined five of the top 10 agenda items Democrats will pursue if they retake control of the House in the midterm election
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Michigan State quarterback Brian Lewerke (14) throws a pass against Penn State during the second half of an NCAA college football game in State College, Pa., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Chris Knight)
No. 24 Spartans have 'chip' back with No. 6 Michigan loomingAfter upsetting Penn State on the road last weekend, Michigan State feels it has a bit of its identity back _ just in time for the annual clash with rival Michigan
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this Sept. 17, 2018 photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. A federal court has denied a request to delay an Obama-era regulation that helps students defrauded by for-profit colleges get their student loans forgiven.  (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Students defrauded by colleges score win in court decisionIn a win for students, a court orders a delayed Obama for-profit fraud protection rule into force
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Unidentified volunteers set up food to serve in downtown Apalachicola, Fla., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, to those impacted by Hurricane Michael. In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, With their businesses shuttered and without power, local restaurant owners joined forces to serve three hot meals per day for about four days following the storm until power was restored to the community. (David Adlerstein /Northwest Florida Daily News via AP)
Hurricane is blamed for 16 deaths in Florida aloneState emergency officials say 16 people died in Florida because of Hurricane Michael, most of them in the coastal county that took a direct hit from the storm
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2002 file photo Eric Franklin Rosser talks to reporters after the extradition order outside a criminal courtroom in Bangkok. Rosser, now 66, pleaded guilty on Oct. 9 to watching child pornography on a laptop computer as he traveled through Montana by bus. He fled Washington state where he was charged with violating the terms of his supervised release in the Indiana case. Rosser faces at least 10 years in prison when he is sentenced on Jan 10. (AP Photo/Apichart Weerawong,File)
First-ever child porn suspect on FBI list pleads guiltyThe first-ever child pornography suspect on the FBI's Most Wanted list has pleaded guilty to a child porn charge in Montana
The Associated Press2 hours ago
President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
The Latest: Trump names DC lawyer new White House counselPresident Donald Trump says he's selected Washington lawyer Pat Cipollone to serve as his next White House counsel
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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