U.S. News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/us U.S. News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2018 EarthLink Networks Inc. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 02:37:02 EDT Tue, 24 Apr 2018 03:05:05 EDT 5 Calif. Democrats vying for US House may crowd each other out http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20180423/9fb6f0fd-f6ab-4843-b341-af5cb64a9e4f SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Fresh-faced Democrats are packing U.S. House races nationwide, inspired to run in the Trump era with hopes of seizing long-held Republican seats in a much-anticipated "blue wave." Tue, 24 Apr 2018 02:37:02 EDT 20180423/9fb6f0fd-f6ab-4843-b341-af5cb64a9e4f By KATHLEEN RONAYNE Associated Press Prosecutors mull retrial for Border Patrol agent http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20180423/078d2898-ea86-497a-b01b-f403565ca346 PHOENIX (AP) — Prosecutors are evaluating whether to pursue a retrial for a U.S. Border Patrol agent on manslaughter charges after an Arizona jury deadlocked on the lesser counts. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 02:09:03 EDT 20180423/078d2898-ea86-497a-b01b-f403565ca346 By JACQUES BILLEAUD and ANITA SNOW Associated Press Newcomer hopes for upset in race for Arizona's US House seat http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20180423/ff92eb10-1f67-49cd-a193-08f3fbbd32f3 PHOENIX (AP) — A Democratic newcomer is looking to pull off an upset victory for an open U.S. House seat in Arizona that has been held by Republicans since the early 1980s. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 02:03:30 EDT 20180423/ff92eb10-1f67-49cd-a193-08f3fbbd32f3 By BOB CHRISTIE Associated Press Car theft solved too late to prevent Waffle House tragedy http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20180423/8577158c-4ce9-4dcc-b7f7-1704825a6f1c NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After Travis Reinking allegedly stole a BMW from a Nashville area car dealer last week, police say they found it outside the apartment where he lived. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 01:50:21 EDT 20180423/8577158c-4ce9-4dcc-b7f7-1704825a6f1c By SHEILA BURKE Associated Press Michigan State kept ties to coach accused of sexual abuse http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20180423/8cc2f58d-f8f1-435f-b6ab-5dbd871f80c9 CHICAGO (AP) — Michigan State University, already reeling from the scandal involving a gymnastics doctor who molested young athletes, has maintained ties to a prominent volleyball coach for decades after he was publicly accused in 1995 of sexually abusing and raping six underage girls he trained in the 1980s. Tue, 24 Apr 2018 01:08:09 EDT 20180423/8cc2f58d-f8f1-435f-b6ab-5dbd871f80c9 By MICHAEL TARM Associated Press