Judge blocks Arizona ethnic studies ban he found was racist
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PHOENIX (AP) — A U.S. judge has permanently blocked an ethnic studies ban in Arizona public schools that dismantled a popular Mexican-American studies program, dealing a final blow to a law that he found to be racially motivated….

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City spokesman: At least 6 dead in Bronx building fire
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NEW YORK (AP) — At least six people died and more were seriously injured Thursday in a fire that broke out in an apartment building on a frigid night in the Bronx, according to a spokesman for New York City's mayor….

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Rising energy costs eyed amid brutal cold snap gripping US
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Plunging temperatures across half the country on Thursday underscored a stark reality for low-income Americans who rely on heating aid: Their dollars aren't going to go as far this winter because of rising energy costs….

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Thieves break into pastor's home on Christmas Eve
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Man abandons 3 kids on busy road on Christmas
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Trump hopes for bipartisan infrastructure deal
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President Donald Trump, looking ahead to a critical election year where his record will be on the ballot alongside Republican lawmakers, plans a major push on infrastructure in January, aides said this week.

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Power mostly back at Disneyland after guests taken off rides
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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Power was largely restored at Disneyland on Wednesday after an outage at the California theme park forced some guests to be escorted from stalled rides….

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As California legalizes pot, laws collide at US checkpoints
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PINE VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — California legalizes marijuana for recreational use Monday, but that won't stop federal agents from seizing the drug – even in tiny amounts – on busy freeways and backcountry highways….

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Victims in basement apartment were mom, 2 kids, 2nd woman
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TROY, N.Y. (AP) — Police worked Wednesday to try and unravel the mystery of who killed a woman, her partner and her two young children, whose bodies were found in a riverfront apartment house the day after Christmas….

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