Beyond 'Obamacare': State initiatives refocus health debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Moving beyond "Obamacare," political activists are looking to state ballot questions to refocus the nation's long-running debate over government's role in health care.

  • Written by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

Poll: Young Americans favor LGBT rights on adoption, more

WASHINGTON (AP) — Young people in America overwhelmingly support LGBT rights when it comes to policies on employment, health care and adoption, according to a new survey.

  • Written by SARAH GRACE TAYLOR, Associated Press EMILY SWANSON, Associated Press

Prosecutor: Police shooting that wounded Utah teen justified

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The fight started over a low-level drug deal gone wrong and a dispute over $1.10 outside Salt Lake City's bustling homeless shelter. It ended with a teenage Somali refugee being critically wounded by police, triggering protests about police brutality.

  • Written by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press

Clinton focuses on Zika in battleground state of Florida

MIAMI (AP) — Hillary Clinton is turning to a major health issue in the battleground state of Florida with a visit Tuesday to a Miami neighborhood dealing with the first U.S. outbreak of the Zika virus.

  • Written by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press CATHERINE LUCEY, Associated Press

Weld: Interest in Libertarian presidential ticket picking up

BOSTON (AP) — Libertarian vice presidential nominee William Weld says he's seen interest and fundraising pick up as Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's campaign has struggled recently.

  • Written by STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press