U.S. News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/us U.S. News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2018 EarthLink Networks Inc. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:09:23 EDT Sat, 20 Oct 2018 05:01:03 EDT 5 Alaska's independent governor drops re-election bid http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20181019/9352dfb7-7f83-42a3-aa5a-ecb903b3cfdf JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Gov. Bill Walker dropped his re-election bid Friday, three days after the sudden resignation of his lieutenant governor over what Walker described as an inappropriate overture toward a woman. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:09:23 EDT 20181019/9352dfb7-7f83-42a3-aa5a-ecb903b3cfdf By BECKY BOHRER Associated Press Girl dies after court allows more time on life support http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20181019/c4757486-deb4-409e-b76e-9e4e983a8e39 FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A 9-year-old Texas girl at the center of a three-week court battle with a hospital to keep her on life support has died hours after an appeals court allowed her parents more time to find a facility to maintain her life support. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 23:56:44 EDT 20181019/c4757486-deb4-409e-b76e-9e4e983a8e39 Associated Press Mega Millions numbers for $1B jackpot announced http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20181019/896639cf-dcfa-4268-baee-e48b922dd1d0 DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Mega Millions numbers that could win an estimated $1 billion jackpot have been announced. They are 15 23 53 65 70 and Mega Ball 7. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 23:21:17 EDT 20181019/896639cf-dcfa-4268-baee-e48b922dd1d0 Associated Press Democratic Sen. Warren, GOP challenger clash in debate http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20181019/ef605b10-a3e7-43c8-8521-4563986e4860 BOSTON (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her Republican challenger, Massachusetts state Rep. Geoff Diehl, clashed on everything from tax cuts to immigration to Warren's decision to release a DNA test during their first debate Friday. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:58:20 EDT 20181019/ef605b10-a3e7-43c8-8521-4563986e4860 By STEVE LeBLANC Associated Press Florida Panhandle medical care on life support after Michael http://enews.earthlink.net/article/us?guid=20181019/c0bfe959-b1fe-4018-a831-7112427ff80f PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Already sick with strep throat and asthma, Aleeah Racette got sicker when she cleaned out a soggy, moldy home after Hurricane Michael, so she sought help at the hospital where she began life. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:42:16 EDT 20181019/c0bfe959-b1fe-4018-a831-7112427ff80f By BRENDAN FARRINGTON and JAY REEVES Associated Press