PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Phil Mickelson is 18 holes away from his first victory since the 2013 British Open at Muirfield.
Mickelson handled a strong ocean breeze and firm greens for a 6-under 66 to take the lead going into Sunday's final round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. It's the first time Mickelson has had the 54-hole lead on the PGA Tour since the 2013 U.S. Open. He...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Antonin Scalia's death is already sparking a heated election-year fight over whether President Barack Obama should try to fill the court vacancy. Republicans on Capitol Hill and on the campaign trail insist the choice should fall to the next president.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says "The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court justice." As he puts it, "this vacancy should not be filled until...
NORCO, La. (AP) — The Latest on a railroad trestle fire west of New Orleans (all times local):
A train trestle fire west of New Orleans has been extinguished.
St. Charles Parish spokesman Tristin Babin says a few hot spots are still being monitored, but are expected to be clear by Sunday morning. Firefighters Saturday used helicopters and airboats to douse the blaze in a swampy area west of New Orleans.
RINDGE, N.H. (AP) — Officials at a New Hampshire college say they are suspending the rest of the men's hockey season over hazing allegations.
Franklin Pierce University Athletic Director Bruce Kirsh notified the Northeast-10 Conference of the school's decision on Thursday, after the school wrapped up an internal investigation on the allegations.
WMUR-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1odXSFF ) that no details of the allegations or any actions against...
Influential conservative Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died in West Texas, the U.S. Marshals Service said on Saturday. He was 79. Reaction to his death follows:
SUPREME COURT CHIEF JUSTICE JOHN ROBERTS:
"He was an extraordinary individual and jurist, admired and treasured by his colleagues. His passing is a great loss to the Court and the country he so loyally served. We extend our deepest condolences to his wife...