Attorney: Conyers to assess future plans based on health
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DETROIT (AP) — An attorney for Michigan Rep. John Conyers said on Friday that the congressman will discuss in the next few days whether to resign following allegations of sexual misconduct, but his health will be the paramount factor and not pressure from Washington politicians….

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Hawaii's attack siren barely heard on popular tourist beach
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HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials were checking if sirens intended to alert tourists and residents to a possible nuclear attack from North Korea malfunctioned or were not loud enough Friday after the first test of the warning system since the end of the Cold War was barely heard at one of the state's most popular […]

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Maryland, after delays, begins the sale of medical marijuana
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ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Maryland began the sale of medical marijuana to residents in pain on Friday, ending years of delays by embarking on a program that features some of the most liberal policies in the nation on who can qualify for the prescribed cannabis….

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One year later: Dolly Parton reflects on deadly wildfires
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Judge blocks Trump's attempt to crack down on sanctuary cities
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President Donald Trump’s latest executive order aimed at implementing the hardline immigration policies he championed during his campaign has been blocked by a federal court.

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This case sparked a sanctuary city debate
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The murder case for Kate Steinle, a 32-year-old who was allegedly shot by undocumented immigrant Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez, is going to trial. CNN’s Dan Simon reports on the case that brought sanctuary cities to the forefront and inspired new legislation.

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Rare quake shudders through Northeast; centered in Delaware
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DOVER, Del. (AP) — A rare earthquake jolted the Mid-Atlantic region of the East Coast on Thursday evening, prompting some to flee offices and homes, but causing no serious damage or injuries….

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Trump weighs plan to oust Tillerson, put CIA's boss at State
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WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of clashes on policy and personality, President Donald Trump is considering ousting Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replacing him with hard-nosed CIA Director Mike Pompeo following less than a year on the job, senior U.S. officials said Thursday as turmoil within Trump's national security team burst into the open….

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Opponents in LGBT case agree: It's not about wedding cake
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In a legal case with profound implications for LGBT rights and religion's place in public life, the opposing sides agree on this: It's not about the cake….

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