Man opens fire at San Diego pool party; 1 victim, gunman die

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A man gunned down seven people at a birthday pool party in an apartment complex near the University of California, San Diego, killing one woman before officers shot and killed him, authorities said.

 

  • Written by GREGORY BULL , Associated Press

Lawmakers settle on $1T plan to avoid US gov't shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers on Monday unveiled a huge $1 trillion-plus spending bill that would fund most government operations through September but would deny President Donald Trump money for a border wall and rejects his proposed cuts to popular domestic programs.

  • Written by ANDREW TAYLOR , Associated Press

Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds

BEIRUT (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday his country may take further action against Kurdish militants in Iraq and Syria, as U.S.-backed forces in Syria closed in on the last neighborhoods of a former stronghold of the Islamic State group.

 

  • Written by PHILIP ISSA , Associated Press

Nevada coalition seeks unprecedented insulin refund law

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Aiming to rein in soaring prescription drug prices, an unlikely Nevada coalition is trying to force pharmaceutical companies to disclose how they set insulin prices — and issue refunds to diabetics or their insurance companies if annual price hikes surpass inflation.

 

  • Written by ALISON NOON , Associated Press