Frustrated GOP lawmakers weigh move to impeach top judges

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican lawmakers in Kansas, weary of conflicts with a judiciary that has been pushing for more school spending, are beginning to act on a measure to expand the legal grounds for impeaching judges.

  • Written by JOHN HANNA, AP Political Writer

Class action suit filed by residents over Flint water crisis

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A lawsuit stemming from Flint's lead-contaminated water was filed Monday on behalf of the city's residents against Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder as well as other current and former government officials and corporations.


From calm to chaos: A reporter's escorted visit to Syria

LATAKIA, Syria (AP) — At first glance, the Mediterranean port of Latakia doesn't look like a city at war. Its streets are jammed with traffic, stylish women chat under palm trees, and idyllic orange groves stretch for miles.

  • Written by VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press

Former first lady Nancy Reagan dies at 94 in California

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nancy Reagan, the helpmate, backstage adviser and fierce protector of Ronald Reagan in his journey from actor to president — and finally during his 10-year battle with Alzheimer's disease — has died. She was 94.

  • Written by CHRISTOPHER WEBER, Associated Press

Clinton, Sanders tangle on economy in Democratic debate

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled aggressively on economic issues in a Democratic presidential debate over trade, Wall Street influence and more.

  • Written by NANCY BENAC, Associated Press CATHERINE LUCEY, Associated Press