Top News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/top Top News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2017 EarthLink Networks Inc. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:21:30 EST Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:00:14 EST 5 White House press secretary: 'Our intention is never to lie' http://enews.earthlink.net/article/top?guid=20170123/0561f76e-374b-467a-88f8-599f4b87f864 NEW YORK (AP) — White House press secretary Sean Spicer told a roomful of reporters that "our intention is never to lie to you," although sometimes the Trump administration may "disagree with the facts." Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:21:30 EST 20170123/0561f76e-374b-467a-88f8-599f4b87f864 By DAVID BAUDER Associated Press 'The windows exploded': Storm death toll at 20 in the South http://enews.earthlink.net/article/top?guid=20170123/f2aeef61-f587-4522-9564-6a0859a0f329 ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — A tornado warning on television sent Anthony Mitchell, his pregnant wife and their three children scrambling for what little shelter their mobile home could provide. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:00:05 EST 20170123/f2aeef61-f587-4522-9564-6a0859a0f329 By JAY REEVES and BRENDAN FARRINGTON Associated Press Talks on Syria's civil war off to a rocky start http://enews.earthlink.net/article/top?guid=20170123/589f9ddc-9a46-461e-81bb-f9dcb5b010d1 ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) — Talks between the Syrian government and representatives of rebel factions got off to a rocky start Monday after their first face-to-face meeting in Kazakhstan that marked a major shift in the war's dynamics and confirmed Russia's role as regional heavyweight. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:14:19 EST 20170123/589f9ddc-9a46-461e-81bb-f9dcb5b010d1 By PHILIP ISSA Associated Press Tillerson heading for confirmation as secretary of state http://enews.earthlink.net/article/top?guid=20170123/5280c8e3-38bf-4a09-ac3d-d49ea01cae7e WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state headed for approval in a key Senate committee Monday after Florida Sen. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:20:17 EST 20170123/5280c8e3-38bf-4a09-ac3d-d49ea01cae7e By ERICA WERNER and RICHARD LARDNER Associated Press Marking Roe anniversary, abortion foes pin hopes on Trump http://enews.earthlink.net/article/top?guid=20170123/0d4b59a1-1e09-4659-8976-066067614add TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Abortion opponents expressed optimism Monday that Donald Trump's early months in office would advance their cause as hundreds converged on the Kansas Statehouse to mark the 1973 Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion nationwide. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:11:04 EST 20170123/0d4b59a1-1e09-4659-8976-066067614add By JOHN HANNA Associated Press