• Updated

WASHINGTON (AP) — The special counsel's office pushed back Friday at the suggestion that the FBI acted improperly in its interview of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, saying he "chose to make false statements" and did not need a special warning that it was against the law to do so.

AP
  • Updated

WY Current Conditions as of 04:00 PM MST Friday, December 14, 2018

AP
  • Updated

East Region Current Conditions as of 06:00 PM EST Friday, December 14, 2018

AP
  • Updated

West Region Current Conditions as of 03:00 PM PST Friday, December 14, 2018

AP
  • Updated

MT Current Conditions as of 04:00 PM MST Friday, December 14, 2018

AP
  • Updated

ID Current Conditions as of 04:00 PM MST Friday, December 14, 2018

AP
  • Updated

WY Forecast for Sunday, December 16, 2018

AP
  • Updated

ID Forecast for Sunday, December 16, 2018

AP
  • Updated

MT Forecast for Sunday, December 16, 2018

AP
  • Updated

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday picked budget director Mick Mulvaney to be his next chief of staff, ending a chaotic search for a new chief of staff that had been inching forward with the feel of an unfolding reality TV show.

AP
  • Updated

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — A judge ruled a homeless veteran from Philadelphia who allegedly schemed with a New Jersey couple to scam GoFundMe donors out of more than $400,000 can be released from jail pending trial.

AP
  • Updated

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Republican-led Legislature sent Ohio Gov. John Kasich a pair of new abortion restrictions on Friday, including legislation banning terminations at the first detectable fetal heartbeat that he's vowed to veto.

AP
  • Updated

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's public university system rejected a proposal Friday to build a $5 million structure to house a toppled Confederate statue, opting instead to "go back to the drawing board" to figure out what to do with the monument.

AP
  • Updated

30 industrials 24100.51 down 496.87 or -2.02 percent

AP
  • Updated

WASHINGTON (AP) — A record 43 Latinos elected to Congress are set to take the oath of office in January, including the youngest woman ever elected, two Latinas from Texas, the first Latino to represent Ohio and a woman born in Ecuador.

  • Updated

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Canada moved Friday to ease tensions between them over the case of a top Chinese technology executive whose arrest by Canadian authorities has sparked a diplomatic crisis entangling the three countries.

  • Updated

WASHINGTON (AP) — The special counsel's office pushed back Friday at the suggestion that the FBI acted improperly in its interview of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, saying he "chose to make false statements" and did not need a special warning that it was against the law to do so.

  • Updated

KATOWICE, Poland (AP) — Weary officials from almost 200 countries faced another day of negotiations at the U.N. climate talks to bridge their last remaining differences as small island nations on Friday demanded an ambitious stance against global warming.

  • Updated

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Serbia threatened a possible armed intervention in Kosovo after the Kosovo parliament on Friday overwhelmingly approved the formation of an army. Belgrade called the move a "direct threat to peace and stability" in the Balkans and lashed out at the United States for s…