Egypt says fight between conductors led to crash killing 25

Authorities say a fight between two train conductors led to an unmanned locomotive slamming into a barrier and exploding in the Egyptian capital's main train st
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Survey: Half of business economists see recession by 2020

NABE survey: Half of business economists surveyed expect recession to start by end of 2020
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Alleged MS-13 members face new indictment in teens' deaths

A federal grand jury has issued an updated indictment against 11 alleged MS-13 gang members for the kidnapping and murder of two northern Virginia teenagers in
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Dealer whose product led to 2 fatal overdoses gets 21 years

A northern Virginia drug dealer whose product resulted in two overdose deaths has been sentenced to 21 years in prison
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Manafort faces March sentencing in Virginia tax, fraud case

A judge has set a March 8 sentencing date for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on his Virginia conviction for hiding millions of dollars from the IR
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Back in the Bronx, Ocasio-Cortez says to keep up the fight

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is urging supporters to keep up the kind of activism that resulted in Amazon rescinding its plan to build a campus in New York Cit
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's skewed picture of border perils

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's skewed picture of immigrant perils underpins his extraordinary declaration of a national emergency at the southern border
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Trump's national emergency sparks new GOP divide in Congress

President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to build the wall ends one political problem for the White House and its allies on Capitol Hill, bu
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Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs

Amazon ditches New York as location for new headquarters
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Senate Dems on Green New Deal debate: 'Bring it on'

Democrats have one response to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's plan to force the Senate into difficult votes on the Green New Deal climate change proposal: Br
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Pelosi shows pragmatic streak in pursuit of border deal

In her early moves as House speaker, Nancy Pelosi is defying Republicans who have tried to portray her as a captive of the Democratic Party's resurgent left win
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Leader of new climate panel talks of need for 'bold action'

House Democrats are confident a special committee they have set up on climate change can lead to "bold action." But before the committee can get to work, it fir
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NY gov raps Amazon critics amid report company's rethinking

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is warning about what he calls "political pandering" to critics of Amazon's proposed secondary headquarters amid a report that the company is
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Democrats seek Green New Deal to address climate change

Democrats call for Green New Deal to address climate change and transform economy
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20 indicted in multimillion-dollar online fraud scheme

20 indicted by federal prosecutors in a multimillion-dollar international online fraud scheme after probe led by Secret Service agents
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Owens named chief executive behind CBS' '60 Minutes'

CBS opts for continuity in appointing Bill Owens as the new executive producer of '60 Minutes,' television's most popular and influential news show
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Some workers still unpaid after shutdown, dread what's next

Many federal workers are still reeling financially and waiting to be made whole after the longest government shutdown in U.S. history
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The Latest: Georgia's Abrams contrasts Dems in SOTU response

Georgia's Abrams declares shutdown 'a stunt engineered by the president' in Dem response to SOTU
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Advocates slam House GOP bill as redistricting plans advance

As redistricting plans advance, advocates slam house GOP bill
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Virginia scandal could push newcomer into governor's office

Lingering doubts over Gov. Ralph Northam's political future after the publication of a racist yearbook photo could propel an African-American political newcomer
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Pelosi over his shoulder: Trump faces empowered Dems at SOTU

Pelosi over his shoulder: Democrats no longer observers at Trump's SOTU
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Pelosi over his shoulder: Trump faces heartened Dems at SOTU

Pelosi over his shoulder: Democrats no longer observers at Trump's SOTU
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Ocasio-Cortez to bring Kavanaugh critic to Trump's SOTU

Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's guest at Trump's State of the Union address is a woman who tearfully protested Kavanaugh's nomination
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Rep. Torres Small: I seek border fixes, not media attention

U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small of New Mexico says she doesn't mind not getting as much attention as other freshmen in Congress because she has other goals
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