News

PHOTOS: Olympics opening ceremonies

PHOTOS: Olympics opening ceremonies

OLYMPICS ARE OPEN: Opening ceremonies for the Sochi Games were held on Friday. Photo: Associated Press

AP14217469917 AP21750148515 AP37292457469 AP96950599950 AP106313318842 AP170487981793 AP253924676656 AP272977548881 AP335408313898 AP347430443504 AP383032559787 AP385609053760 AP386658076319 AP442939259115 AP456525524555 AP516495263612 AP674738869165 AP699862733252 AP702846050445 AP759398683484 AP763888043426 AP823055796427 AP880235273994 AP918299742723 AP965213175577 AP986449715403

Recent Headlines

18 hours ago in Sports

Congressman charges NFL with wrongdoing

pallone1614461738670

A senior House Democrat has found that National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease.

18 hours ago in National

Democrats, seeking unity, give Sanders say in party platform

14-overlay-8

The Democratic Party said on Monday it would give U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders a prominent say in writing its platform this year, a gesture that could ease tensions between Sanders' camp and party leaders, whom Sanders has accused of favoring rival Hillary Clinton.

18 hours ago in Sports

Tom Brady continues his fight with NFL

25-overlay-6

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on Monday asked a U.S. appeals court to reconsider its ruling reinstating his "Deflategate" four-game suspension, saying the decision runs contrary to federal labor law.

18 hours ago in National

Hawaii could be first to put gun owners in federal database

hawaiigunrestrictions16134856688305

Hawaii could become the first state in the nation to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country.

18 hours ago in Lifestyle, National

Kicking the habit: Adult smoking rate in U.S. is falling fast

cigarettes16137527645580

The smoking rate among U.S. adults has been falling steadily for decades but the latest survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds the 2015 decline is the biggest in more than 20 years.