Govt acts to stop high-tax states from skirting $10K cap

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has laid down rules aimed at preventing residents in high-tax states from avoiding a new cap on widely popular state and local tax deductions. The action over the new Republican tax law pits the government against high-tax, heavily...

Trump administration acts to prevent high-tax states from skirting GOP tax law’s $10K cap on state, local deductions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration acts to prevent high-tax states from skirting GOP tax law’s $10K cap on state, local deductions.

Dad Charged In Death Of Baby In Hot Car Pleads Not Guilty

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man whose 6-month-old daughter died after she was found unresponsive in a hot car last month has pleaded not guilty to a charge of child endangering. Christopher Stewart entered his plea Thursday in county court. The 22-year-old Lodi man was indicted...

Injury crash at Western Avenue, Hardin Street

A two-vehicle injury crash occurred at approximately 4:23 p.m. at the intersection of Western Avenue and West Hardin Street. The crash involved a silver Jeep and a silver 4-door sedan, which had passenger side damage. Additional details will be reported as they are made available.

Yemen rebels: Coalition strikes kill dozens, UAE denies it

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Saudi-led coalition airstrikes killed nearly 30 people in Yemen on Thursday, including four women and 22 children, Shiite rebel media reported. But the state media of United Arab Emirates, a key coalition member, disputed the claim and said the rebels...

The Latest: Google acts against Iranian influence operation

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on tech companies and election interference (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Google says it has disabled dozens of YouTube channels and other Google accounts linked to a state-run Iranian broadcaster for a political influence campaign. The company...

American Airlines and Hawaiian cutting flights to China

American Airlines is dropping money-losing flights between Chicago and Shanghai, and Hawaiian Airlines will suspend its only route to China because of low demand. The airlines announced those and other route changes this week. The decisions reflect growing competition from...

Reports: Immunity for tabloid CEO in Trump hush money probe

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors have granted immunity to the executive in charge of the National Enquirer amid an investigation into hush money payments made on behalf of Donald Trump, his longtime friend, media outlets reported on Thursday. Vanity Fair and The Wall...

California congressman, wife plead not guilty to charges

SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter was swarmed by several dozen demonstrators yelling “shame on you!” as he left a federal courthouse Thursday in San Diego after pleading not guilty to charges of illegally using his campaign account for personal expenses....

Group reports new video from al-Qaida leader al-Zawahri

CAIRO (AP) — The SITE Intelligence Group says the leader of al-Qaida is urging unity among Muslims in a new 5-minute video speech. Ayman al-Zawahri calls on Muslims everywhere — including fighters and preachers — to unite in Islamic jihad, or holy war, in the...