Wildfire evacuees glimpse burned out city on way south

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Displaced residents at oil field camps north of Fort McMurray, Alberta got a sobering drive-by view of their burned out city Friday in a convoy that moved evacuees south amid a massive wildfire that officials fear could double in size by the end of Saturday.

  • Written by RACHEL LA CORTE, Associated Presss ROB GILLIES, Associated Presss

Powerball's pull puts weekend jackpot at $415 million

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $415 million, making Saturday night's prize the largest since a record $1.6 billion payout in January. Interest and sales typically spike when the lack of a winner causes prizes to spiral upward. Here are some things to keep in mind about Saturday's drawing and future jackpots.

  • Written by SCOTT McFETRIDGE, Associated Press

Angsty conservatives licking wounds in Age of Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — For a lot of angsty conservatives, there's more to worry about than just Donald Trump. There's the future of the conservative movement to consider.

  • Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press