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SAN DIEGO (AP) — The sauvignon blanc boasts brassy, citrus notes, but with one whiff, it's apparent this is no normal Sonoma County wine. It's infused with THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana that provides the high. Move over, pot brownies. The world's largest legal...
PERRY COUNTY, Ohio (AP) — Two-thirds of Appalachia's coal industry jobs have disappeared since the 1990s. Now the region is hoping tourism will help rebuild its economy by tapping into history and its rugged natural beauty. A Shawnee, Ohio, event re-enacted a Prohibition rally...
PHOENIX (AP) — A man shot and killed a woman and two children at a Phoenix apartment complex before getting into a shootout with officers, authorities said. Police responded Monday afternoon to a report of a shooting and found a woman dead outside. Officers later found the...
SEATTLE (AP) — In perhaps an unexpected twist, historically conservative strongholds like Oklahoma and West Virginia are leading efforts to bring preschool to all. "They have in common a low-wage workforce, relatively low education levels and the desire to change that," said...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — After his sister was slain and his mother ran into the accused killer, out on bail, in a grocery store a week later, California billionaire Henry Nicholas became a fierce advocate for the rights of crime victims. He donated millions from his fortune as co-...
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. (AP) — The old-school arcade game of pinball is resurging in popularity. Interest has skyrocketed over the last decade or so, with the number of players and competitions growing worldwide, according to the International Flipper Pinball Association. There...
CHICAGO (AP) — The good news for many in the Northeast and Midwest was that it has been a white Christmas. The bad news was that a blizzard swept into parts of New England and bitter cold enveloped much of the Midwest. Even the usually rainy Pacific Northwest got the white stuff...
PHOENIX (AP) — Police say a man shot and killed a woman and two children at an apartment complex in Phoenix before getting into a shootout with officers. Police were called to the scene Monday afternoon on a report of a shooting and found a woman dead outside. Sgt. Jonathan...
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — East Coast fishermen are turning a wary eye toward an emerging upstart: the offshore wind industry. In New Bedford, Massachusetts, the onetime whaling capital made famous in Herman Melville's "Moby-Dick," fishermen dread the possibility of navigating a...