Wrong number? Trump's TV telephone interviews in spotlight

NEW YORK (AP) — In television news, a telephone interview is typically frowned upon. Donald Trump's fondness for them is changing habits and causing consternation in newsrooms, while challenging political traditions.

  • Written by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

Deal reached to take California minimum wage to $15 an hour

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California legislators and labor unions have reached a tentative agreement that will take the state's minimum wage from $10 to $15 an hour, a state senator said, a move that would make for the largest statewide minimum in the nation by far.

  • Written by JULIET WILLIAMS, Associated Press ANDREW DALTON, Associated Press

Volcano erupts in southwest Alaska; sends ash 20,000 feet

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey reports that a volcano on Alaska's Aleutian Islands erupted Sunday afternoon and sent ash 20,000 feet into the air.

  • Written by Volcano erupts in southwest Alaska; sends ash 20,000 feet