Arizona man who saved trooper: 'I had to help'
France issues record $7.5 billion in 'green bonds'PARIS (AP) ? France has issued a record 7 billion euros ($7.5 billion) in so-called green treasury bonds, a boost to efforts to generate investment in clean energy.
Drivers love new NASCAR format, fans get a look in a month
Despite tornado threat, shelters rare for mobile home parks
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) ? Ten of at least 20 people killed in a weekend tornado outbreak lived in Georgia mobile home parks, yet laws requiring storm shelters in those vulnerable communities are few and far between.
Trump health pick gives Dems few details on health overhaul
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump's selection to become health secretary told a Senate committee Tuesday that the new administration believes people with existing illnesses should not be denied health insurance, but committed to no details on that or any aspects of how Republicans will reshape President Barack Obama's health care law.
Four-year Trump protest? Hollywood actor hopes so
It is he protest that Hollywood actor Shia LaBeouf is determined will go on 24 hours a day, seven days a week, for President Donald Trump's entire four-year term in office. Come rain, shine or near freezing temperatures, members of the public have turned up to repeat "He Will Not Divide Us" into a camera mounted onto a wall outside a New York museum since Trump was inaugurated last Friday. "Fury" actor LaBeouf, dressed in an orange poncho, shimmied around, rallying the troops in the pouring rain on Tuesday outside the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens, the borough where Trump was born.
Idaho man pleads not guilty to hate crime in gay man killingBOISE, Idaho (AP) ? An Idaho man charged with a federal hate crime in the beating death of a gay man has pleaded not guilty in Boise's U.S. District Court on Tuesday.
Jihadists battle moderate rebels in northern Syria
By Tom Perry BEIRUT (Reuters) - Heavy fighting erupted in northwestern Syria on Tuesday between a powerful jihadist organization and more moderate rebel groups, threatening to further weaken the opposition to President Bashar al-Assad in its biggest territorial stronghold. Rebel groups fighting under the Free Syrian Army (FSA) banner, some of which attended peace talks in Kazakhstan, accused the jihadist group Jabhat Fateh al-Sham of launching a surprise attack on their positions. Fateh al-Sham, previously known as the Nusra Front, issued a statement which said it had been forced to act preemptively to "thwart conspiracies" being hatched against it.
Trump to address joint session of US Congress February 28
US President Donald Trump will address a joint session of Congress late next month, accepting House Speaker Paul Ryan's traditional invitation to deliver the speech to lawmakers and the nation. The White House and both chambers of Congress are now controlled by Republicans. Trump will come to Congress as a change agent, but he has entered the White House with poor national approval ratings.
The Latest: House votes to bar funds for abortion coverage
The Latest on activities in Congress (all times EST): 4:50 p.m. The House has approved legislation that would permanently bar federal funds for any abortion coverage. The measure, which passed 238-183, ...