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FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2013 file photo, Julia Louis-Dreyfus poses for a portrait at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto. One of the best-known comedic actresses of her generation, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, is receiving the Mark Twain Award for lifetime achievement in comedy. Louis-Dreyfus will receive the 21st Twain prize Sunday night at Washington’s Kennedy Center, with testimonials from Jerry Seinfeld, Stephen Colbert and 2010 Mark Twain recipient Tina Fey.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus feted for career achievement in comedyOne of the best-known comedic actresses of her generation, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, is receiving the Mark Twain Award for lifetime achievement in comedy
The Associated Press18 minutes ago
Democrats look to Latinos to provide midterm supportDemocrats need heavy Latino support to win several Senate races and take back control of the House, but Latinos have a spotty track record in midterm elections
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
Franlisa Smith, whose son, Nick, is a defensive lineman on the Mosley High football team, hugs defensive line coach William Mosley at the start of practice at the school, which was heavily damaged from Hurricane Michael, in Lynn Haven, Fla., Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
"I don't feel real": Mental stress mounting after MichaelHealth workers say they are seeing signs of mental fatigue in residents more than a week after Michael, and problems could continue as a short-term disaster turns into a long-term recovery that will take years
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
Lottery players buy Mega Millions lottery tickets Friday Oct. 19, 2018, in New York. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing has soared to $1 billion. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Mega Millions players ponder how to spend record $1.6B prizeWith the Mega Millions lottery jackpot at a record $1.6 billion, people are snapping up tickets at convenience stores across the U.S.
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
FILE - In this is an Oct. 24, 2012, file photo, New York Islanders owner Charles Wang addresses the media during a press conference at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Wang, a technology company founder who formerly owned the New York Islanders hockey team has died. He was 74. His attorney John McEntee says in an emailed statement that Wang died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, in Oyster Bay, N.Y. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
Charles Wang, former New York Islanders owner, dies at 74Charles Wang, the technology company founder who formerly owned the New York Islanders hockey team, has died
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Police tape surrounds an apartment complex after a floor collapsed early Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, during a party in Clemson, S.C., near the campus of Clemson University. (Mollie Simon/The Independent-Mail via AP)
Dozens hurt in floor collapse at S. Carolina condo partyAbout 30 people have been taken to hospitals after a floor collapsed during a party at a condominium clubhouse in South Carolina near the campus of Clemson University
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
This undated photo provided by Gwinnett County Police Dept. shows Isaiah Pretlow. Authorities say two suspects, including one still being sought by police, have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer. Gwinnett County Police said in a statement early Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, that 19-year-old Pretlow was arrested about 11: 30 p.m. Saturday and charged with aggravated assault. A second suspect, 18-year-old Tafahree Maynard remains on the loose. (Gwinnett County Police Department via AP)
Authorities hunt for 2nd suspect in Georgia police shooting2 men charged in connection with fatal shooting of Georgia police officer
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - This combination of file photos shows Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker, left, and his Democratic challenger Tony Evers in the 2018 November general election. Walker said Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, that if he's re-elected, he'll increase state funding for schools to two-thirds of their total costs, echoing a pledge made this summer by Evers. (Wisconsin State Journal via AP, File)
Wisconsin's Walker confronts dire political outlookWisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker is trying to rally supporters in what may be the toughest election he's faced yet
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Friday, July 7, 2017 photo, Tammie Jackson, and her husband, Travis, discuss their Medicaid program benefits at their home in Helena, Mont. Tammie, who was uninsured until she enrolled in Montana's expanded Medicaid program, receives medical care for a host of health issues, including a back injury that has kept from returning to her job cleaning hotel rooms. In 2018, Montana seeks to raise a tobacco tax to keep funding a Medicaid expansion that is set to expire. (AP Photo/Bobby Caina Calvan)
Medicaid expansion becomes key issue in GOP-leaning statesWhether to expand Medicaid has become a key election-year issue in several Republican-leaning states, through ballot initiatives and in governor's races
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This undated photo provided by Gwinnett County Police Dept. shows Isaiah Pretlow. Authorities say two suspects, including one still being sought by police, have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer. Gwinnett County Police said in a statement early Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, that 19-year-old Pretlow was arrested about 11: 30 p.m. Saturday and charged with aggravated assault. A second suspect, 18-year-old Tafahree Maynard remains on the loose. (Gwinnett County Police Department via AP)
The Latest: Police: 2 men in car when Georgia officer shotAuthorities say both men charged in connection with George police officer's death were both in car at time of fatal shooting
The Associated Press11 hours ago
This undated photo provided by Gwinnett County Police Dept. shows Isaiah Pretlow. Authorities say two suspects, including one still being sought by police, have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer. Gwinnett County Police said in a statement early Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, that 19-year-old Pretlow was arrested about 11: 30 p.m. Saturday and charged with aggravated assault. A second suspect, 18-year-old Tafahree Maynard remains on the loose. (Gwinnett County Police Department via AP)
2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death2 men charged in connection with fatal shooting of Georgia police officer
The Associated Press12 hours ago
This undated photo provided by Gwinnett County Police Dept. shows Isaiah Pretlow. Authorities say two suspects, including one still being sought by police, have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer. Gwinnett County Police said in a statement early Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, that 19-year-old Pretlow was arrested about 11: 30 p.m. Saturday and charged with aggravated assault. A second suspect, 18-year-old Tafahree Maynard remains on the loose. (Gwinnett County Police Department via AP)
The Latest: 2 suspects charged in Georgia officer's slayingAuthorities say 2 men charged, including 1 still on the loose, in connection to the shooting death of a George police officer
The Associated Press12 hours ago
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