NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The latest federal court filings in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case shed light on what each side is worried about, and how wide the alleged political revenge plot in New Jersey may have spread.
Attorneys filed more briefs this week outlining evidence they want to introduce — and keep out — at next month's trial of a former aide and a former top appointee of Republican Gov. Chris Christie.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The bird flu strain that wiped out millions of turkeys and chickens in the Midwest last year has been found in Alaska for the first time.
State health officials say a positive sample of a highly pathogenic H5N2 strain of avian flu came from a mallard duck. It was among wild bird samples collected during a banding project at a Fairbanks area waterfowl refuge earlier this month.
Officials say the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Latest on a computer breach involving Northwest hunting and fishing license sales (all times local):
Officials say a computer breach in a vendor's system that processes online hunting and fishing license sales has exposed several million records containing personal information in Idaho, Oregon and Washington state.
The Washington State Office of Cyber Security in a statement Friday says the U.S....
The latest plan to build the first public pool in the wealthy Connecticut town of Darien is making waves.
The turbulence developed over the past several months after a consultant recommended an outdoor, seasonal pool at the town-owned Weed Beach Park, which sits on Long Island Sound next to multimillion-dollar houses.
Nearby property owners are voicing concerns over security, traffic, noise, cost, and building in a wetlands area vulnerable to damage...
Muhammad Ali's legendary presence made him a natural ambassador for the Kentucky center bearing his name. Now his family and friends hope his absence won't stop fans from opening their checkbooks to support his legacy.
Ali's death in June left the Muhammad Ali Center in his hometown of Louisville without its co-founder and guiding force.
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer says the question now is what will...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court has revived a trademark lawsuit by grocery chain Trader Joe's against a man who purchases the company's products and resells them in Canada at a store designed to mimic a real Trader Joe's.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Friday that a district court in Washington did have the authority to hear the lawsuit's federal trademark claims even though the defendant, Michael Hallatt, does not sell the products in the...