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Ending campaign, Bloomberg says defeating Trump his priority

Ending campaign, Bloomberg says defeating Trump his priority

NEW YORK — In just over 100 days, Mike Bloomberg spent over $500 million of his own fortune in a quixotic bid for the presidency that collapsed in stunning fashion on Super Tuesday, when he won just one U.S. territory, American Samoa.
Tensions between Greece and Turkey rise over migrant clashes

Tensions between Greece and Turkey rise over migrant clashes

KASTANIES, Greece — Greece countered accusations from Turkey Wednesday that it was responsible for the death of a migrant, as its border authorities strove for a sixth day to keep thousands of migrants out by using tear gas, stun grenades and water c
Melania Trump on rare fundraising foray into 2020 campaign

Melania Trump on rare fundraising foray into 2020 campaign

WASHINGTON — Melania Trump is set to make a rare fundraising foray into the 2020 campaign. President Donald Trump's reelection campaign is asking supporters to make a donation for a chance to meet the first lady in California.
Warren reevaluates, Bloomberg drops out after Super Tuesday

Warren reevaluates, Bloomberg drops out after Super Tuesday

LOS ANGELES — New York billionaire Mike Bloomberg suspended his presidential campaign and Massachusetts Sen.

Accent mark in official Santa Fe seal in wrong spot

SANTA FE, N.M. — An accent mark on the official seal of the capital city of the nation's most Hispanic state is in the wrong spot.
James Bond film release pushed back 7 months due to virus

James Bond film release pushed back 7 months due to virus

LOS ANGELES — The release of the James Bond film “No Time To Die” has been pushed back several months because of global concerns about coronavirus. MGM, Universal and producers Michael G.
Supreme Court divided in 1st big abortion case of Trump era

Supreme Court divided in 1st big abortion case of Trump era

WASHINGTON — A seemingly divided Supreme Court struggled Wednesday with its first major abortion case of the Trump era, leaving Chief Justice John Roberts as the likely deciding vote.
Netanyahu still short of majority after Israel's election

Netanyahu still short of majority after Israel's election

JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has fallen short of capturing the majority needed to form a government, near-final election results showed Wednesday, deepening a year of political deadlock and appearing to dash the long-serving leader's
Food stamp change fuels anxiety as states try to curb impact

Food stamp change fuels anxiety as states try to curb impact

CHICAGO — Having food stamps offers Richard Butler a stability he’s rarely known in his 25 years. He was in state custody at age 2, spent his teen years at a Chicago boys’ home and jail for burglary, and has since struggled to find a permanent home.
Doctors try 1st CRISPR editing in the body for blindness

Doctors try 1st CRISPR editing in the body for blindness

Scientists say they have used the gene editing tool CRISPR inside someone's body for the first time, a new frontier for efforts to operate on DNA, the chemical code of life, to treat diseases.