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In this photo taken Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 Melinda Wilkinson, a Democratic voter and retired music teacher is seen at her home in Raleigh, N.C. Republicans "have gerrymandered the heck out of lots of different places," said Wilkinson. She added: "It seems very unfair." (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
Election shows how gerrymandering is difficult to overcomeThe midterm elections have provided a case study on the consequences of how congressional and state legislative districts are drawn
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Northrop Grumman Antares rocket lifts off from the launch pad at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Va., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. The rocket will deliver supplies to the International Space Station. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Space station supplies launched, 2nd shipment in 2 daysA rocket has blasted off from Virginia with space station supplies, the second shipment in as many days
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Joseph DiRuzzo, the attorney representing disgraced school deputy Scot Peterson, informs the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission that his client will not be testifying, Thursday Nov 15, 2018 in Sunrise, Fla. (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, Pool)
Florida high school massacre panel considers recommendationsState commission investigating Florida high school massacre begins discussions on what recommendations it will make to bolster student safety, prevent future shooting attacks
The Associated Press16 hours ago
New Mexico woman sues hospital for resuscitating herA New Mexico woman who was brought back to life is suing the hospital for violating her rights
The Associated Press20 hours ago
Members of the U.S. military install multiple tiers of concertina wire along the banks of the Rio Grande near the Juarez-Lincoln Bridge at the U.S.-Mexico border, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Laredo, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Migrants won't see armed US soldiers on borderAs thousands of migrants in caravan of Central American asylum-seekers converge on doorstep of US, they won't find armed soldiers standing guard
The Associated Press20 hours ago
The Golden Gate Bridge is obscured by smoke and haze from wildfires Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in this view from Fort Baker near Sausalito, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Fire deaths rise to 71 ahead of Trump's California visitAuthorities in Northern California are searching for those who perished and those who survived the fiercest of wildfires ahead of a planned visit by President Donald Trump
The Associated Press21 hours ago
A firefighter searches for human remains in a trailer park destroyed in the Camp Fire, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. (AP Photo/John Locher)
The Latest: Southern California fire toll at 713 buildingsAuthorities have increased the number of homes and other buildings burned by a massive Southern California wildfire
The Associated Press22 hours ago
Tera Hickerson, right, and Columbus Holt embrace as they look at a board with information for services at a makeshift encampment outside a Walmart store for people displaced by the Camp Fire, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Chico, Calif. The two, from Paradise, Calif., escaped the fire and don't know if their house is still standing. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Number of missing hard to peg in deadly California wildfireNorthern California officials have struggled to get a handle on the number of missing from the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century
The Associated Press22 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 file photo, U.S. Rep. Mimi Walters, R-Calif., talks to supporters at her campaign office in Irvine, Calif. A string of stunning losses has set off a fresh round of Republican soul-searching in California, where the party has been drifting toward irrelevance for years. Republican Rep. Walters was defeated Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in the heart of Orange County, once a nationally known Republican stronghold. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)
California GOP ponders way forward after stunning lossesA string of stunning losses has set off a fresh round of Republican soul-searching in California, where the party has been drifting toward irrelevance for years
The Associated Press23 hours ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 file photo, Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams speaks to supporters during an election night watch party in Atlanta. On Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, The Associated Press has found that stories circulating on the internet that U.S. District Judge Leslie Abrams, sister of the gubernatorial hopeful, presided over a complaint related to the too-close-to-call governor’s race, are untrue. (AP Photo/John Amis)
The Latest: Kemp says Georgia race over, state to look aheadDemocrat Stacey Abrams ends challenge to Republican Brian Kemp in the Georgia governor's race
The Associated Press23 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2003 file photo, John Hinckley Jr. arrives at U.S. District Court in Washington. A judge has ruled that the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan can move out of his mother’s house. U.S. District Court Judge Paul L. Friedman ordered Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, that Hinckley can live by himself or with others within 75 miles of Williamsburg, Va. Hinckley left a mental hospital to live with his mother in Williamsburg in 2016.  (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Judge: John Hinckley can move out of his mother's houseA judge has ruled that the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan can move out of his mother's house
The Associated Press23 hours ago
Democratic party observer Rachel May Zysk, right, looks on a volunteers check under and over votes during an elections manual recount for three undecided races Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Tampa, Fla.  Florida's bitter U.S. Senate contest is headed to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by less than 13,000 votes.  (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Florida starts painstaking hand recount in US Senate raceFlorida starts painstaking hand recount in acrimonious US Senate race
The Associated Press23 hours ago
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