Weird weather: Anchorage sees record snowfall and warmth on the same day - 18 Nov 2019 at 6:31pm - On Saturday, Anchorage set a record high temperature of 45 degrees at 3 a.m. Then, later that day, a record of 8.3 inches of snow was reported.        

Dash camera shows close call on icy Illinois road - 18 Nov 2019 at 6:29pm - Dash camera video captured what state police are calling a "miracle on the ice." An out of control truck narrowly missed two troopers and a woman.        

Wisconsin girl, 8, who went viral as a dog lover has died after battle with b... - 18 Nov 2019 at 6:28pm - Emma Mertens, internationally known as a dog lover, was diagnosed last January with an inoperable brain tumor.        

Kanye West announces 'Jesus Is King Part II' with Dr. Dre, teases opera at Ho... - 18 Nov 2019 at 6:10pm - Kanye West took to Twitter Monday to announce a "Jesus Is King" sequel with Dr. Dre. The day before, the rapper teased an upcoming opera in LA.       

Flight to China nears for giant panda in DC - 18 Nov 2019 at 6:01pm - In just hours, the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C. will say goodbye to Bei Bei, as the adorable 4-year-old panda cub departs for China. (Nov. 18)       

Wisconsin Senator gives Republicans gives an account of his involvement with ... - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:58pm - Johnson also assailed the impeachment inquiry against President Trump as an "effort at sabotage."        

Trump meets with Jay Powell, the Federal Reserve chair he has attacked as an ... - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:51pm - Donald Trump, who has attacked Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell on Twitter, said their meeting at the White House was "very good" and "cordial."       

Three dead in shooting at Walmart in Duncan, Oklahoma: 'The closer it is, the... - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:43pm - Three people were fatally shot at a Walmart in Duncan, Oklahoma, the state Highway Patrol said.        

Camden-Pleasantville football game, halted by shooting in stands, will conclu... - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:42pm - Camden-Pleasantville playoff football game halted by a shooting that injured three Friday will be resumed at Philadelphia's Lincoln Financial Field.       

California files lawsuit against e-cigarette maker Juul, says it markets prod... - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:35pm - Research shows teens who were not likely to start smoking cigarettes have done so since using nicotine-containing e-cigarettes, the lawsuit claims.       

Apple hosting special press event in New York to honor best apps and games of... - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:34pm - No new hardware is expected. The invitation to Apple's press event includes the App Store icon and tagline "Loved by millions. Created by the best."       

Trump says he'd 'strongly consider' giving written testimony in impeachment i... - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:34pm - Trump tweets he would "strongly consider" giving written testimony even though he doesn't like "giving credibility to this No Due Process Hoax."        

Fresno police creating Asian gang task force after a shooting that killed fou... - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:33pm - Four people were killed and six people were injured after "unknown suspects" snuck into a "friend and family gathering" in Fresno, California.        

Associated Press top stories for November 18th - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:27pm - Three people fatally shot at an Oklahoma Walmart; The Supreme Court orders delay in release of Trump's financial records        

Buttigieg campaign criticized for using stock photo of Kenyan woman to promot... - 18 Nov 2019 at 5:16pm - A Buttigieg campaign spokesman apologized for the use of the photo "and for the confusion it created," adding that the use of stock photos is "standard practice."        

'Meth. We're On It.': South Dakota spends $449K on new anti-meth ad campaign - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:55pm - South Dakota paid a Minnesota ad agency just short of $449,000 for the anti-meth campaign this fall.        

Fresno police look into gang connection after shooting at football party leav... - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:55pm - Four people were killed and six wounded in what Fresno police described as a "mass casualty shooting" at an outdoor football-watching party.        

10 must-have deals from Anthropologie's incredible sale - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:48pm - Anthropologie is offering 30% off select furniture items from their fabulous home selection for a limited time.       

Joe Biden leads crowded Democratic field by 20 points in new South Carolina poll - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:47pm - A Quinnipiac University poll out of South Carolina shows Biden leading the Democratic field by 20 points including high favorablity and recognition.        

Black Friday deals have already begun?here are the best sales - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:47pm - Black Friday deals start well before the shopping weekend, and these are all the sales happening right now.       

Forget 5G. Founder wants Boost Mobile back to keep prices for budget customer... - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:30pm - Boost founder Peter Adderton would pay $300 million to $400 million more than Dish to buy Boost from Sprint. It's for sale as a condition of the T-Mobile merger.      

Largest coal plant in the West shuts down, dealing financial losses to Native... - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:25pm - The coal facilities employed 750 people before operations began to wind down two years ago, and nearly all of the workers were Native Americans.       

California says vaping device maker targeted teens - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:25pm - California is suing the nation's biggest e-cigarette maker, alleging Juul Labs deliberately targeted teenagers with its early marketing campaigns.The lawsuit filed Monday by California's attorney general is the latest legal action against Juul. (Nov. 18)       

Did Disney+ get hacked? - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:20pm - Customer services still haven't caught up to demand for Disney+, which is struggling with big backlogs.       

Majority of young voters want Trump impeached, removed from office, poll finds - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:19pm - By a nearly 2-to-1 margin, more young voters support than oppose the impeachment of President Donald Trump and his removal from office.        

Welcome rain coming to parched, fire-weary California - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:09pm - The first significant rain and snow of the season is expected in Southern California beginning Tuesday.        

Jack Daniel's gives holiday calendar game a shot in the US - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:05pm - Beer and wine advent calendars are a thing. Now there's Jack Daniel's Holiday Calendar ($79.99) with small bottles of six whiskeys, plus shot glasses.      

This one trick will make your Christmas lights easier to use - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:03pm - "Alexa, transform my holidays."       

Bombs, missiles falling at record pace in long-running Afghanistan war - 18 Nov 2019 at 4:02pm - U.S. and allied warplanes are dropping bombs on insurgent targets in Afghanistan at a record pace. But the Taliban doesn't seem to be backing down.        

Where does Santa Claus live? Postal Service releases his exact address. Yes, ... - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:56pm - Operation Santa, the 107-year-old USPS program that fulfills wish lists for needy kids, released an exact street address for Santa this year.       

US softens position on Israeli settlements - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:53pm - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Monday that the U.S. is softening its position on Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank.       

An iconic Boston Irish pub closes after 137 years. Residents fear for the cit... - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:50pm - The closing of 137-year-old Irish pub Doyle's Café comes as other longtime Boston institutions have shut down. Some residents are fighting back.        

They have different causes and aims, but mass protests from Iran to Hong Kong... - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:41pm - Mass protests around the world have broken out, for different reasons, in recent months. On Sunday, Iran imposed a near total Internet blackout.        

'People aren't stupid': de Blasio slams Bloomberg's 'stop-and-frisk' apology - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:41pm - Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg apologized for the controversial "stop-and-frisk" policy, but Bill de Blasio says he had six years to say sorry.       

The best gifts for teenage girls of 2019 - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:25pm - We picked the best holiday gifts for teenage girls, like Airpods, iPads, and Hydro Flask water bottles.       

Paying for the holidays in six easy payments. Here's what to consider - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:06pm - Retailers ranging from Walmart to Shinola are making monthly installment loans easier to get for holiday shoppers.      

These 2020 cars and trucks are the most likely to hold their value on the use... - 18 Nov 2019 at 3:02pm - Honda and Land Rover prevailed in the 2020 ALG Residual Value Awards as the mainstream and luxury brands most likely to hold up in value.       

October/November political cartoons from the USA TODAY network - 18 Nov 2019 at 2:58pm - Political cartoons on Trump, impeachment, Democrats, the economy,n health care and more from the USA TODAY network.       

Hold your heads high, millennials and Gen Z! There are (at least) 6 things yo... - 18 Nov 2019 at 2:57pm - Millennials and Gen Z, blamed for the decline of nearly everything by now, managed to contribute to the resurgence of traditional items.       

Dreaming of traveling to Australia? Qantas offers $100 flights ? but you have... - 18 Nov 2019 at 2:55pm - Qantas has $100 flights to Australia from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Dallas/Fort Worth and Chicago, but seats and dates are limited.