U.S. News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/us U.S. News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2016 EarthLink Networks Inc. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:17:39 EDT Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:37:01 EDT 5 Fearing Election Day trouble, some US schools cancel classes http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20161025/795228a4-f90c-4b5a-9684-c08509c33936 FALMOUTH, Maine (AP) — Rigged elections. Vigilante observers. Angry voters. The claims, threats and passions surrounding the presidential race have led communities around the U.S. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:17:39 EDT 20161025/795228a4-f90c-4b5a-9684-c08509c33936 By PATRICK WHITTLE and DAVID SHARP Associated Press Standoff jurors indicate difficulty reaching consensus http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20161025/a6aea845-b1d8-4521-89eb-979875236104 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jurors who are considering whether to convict Ammon Bundy and his followers for their occupation of a wildlife refuge in Oregon have indicated difficulty in reaching a consensus. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:13:38 EDT 20161025/a6aea845-b1d8-4521-89eb-979875236104 Associated Press Man with sons in arms dies in leap from bridge; boys survive http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20161025/d37e2c42-57b9-4772-8e1a-fef65f8caef8 WANAQUE, N.J. (AP) — A man died after jumping off a highway bridge with his two toddler sons in his arms, yet the boys survived the 100-foot plunge into a wooded area and are expected to make a full recovery. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:11:23 EDT 20161025/d37e2c42-57b9-4772-8e1a-fef65f8caef8 Associated Press The Latest: Police: Couple killed by officers had BB guns http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20161025/8af32521-c1f1-48f6-863a-ae570832e0e9 ELKTON, Md. (AP) — The Latest on two people shot to death by police as officers were serving warrants at a motel room, according to authorities (all times local): 5:40 p.m. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:05:36 EDT 20161025/8af32521-c1f1-48f6-863a-ae570832e0e9 Associated Press Missouri's American Royal horse exhibition moving to Kansas http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20161025/07a8088e-39a7-4432-8e85-25593a6400f1 KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — One of Kansas City's most venerable cultural institutions, the annual American Royal horse and livestock exhibition, is moving to Kansas from Missouri, officials announced Tuesday. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:56:29 EDT 20161025/07a8088e-39a7-4432-8e85-25593a6400f1 By JIM SUHR and JOHN HANNA Associated Press