State governments

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, left, speaks with Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper at the National Governor Association winter meeting Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
February 25, 2018 - 2:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Will your vote be safe this year from foreign adversaries working to undermine U.S. democracy? Some of the nation's governors aren't so sure. State leaders of both parties worried aloud Sunday about the security of America's election systems against possible cyberattacks ahead of...
Read More
A teddy bear lies among the debris Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, after a fierce storm hit Saturday in the Farmington subdivision in Clarksville, Tenn. A strong storm system that included possible tornadoes roared eastward through the central United States, leaving demolished homes, damaged vehicles and uprooted trees in its wake. (Lacy Atkins/The Tennessean via AP)
February 25, 2018 - 2:39 pm
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on severe weather that moved through parts of the US (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Southwestern Michigan authorities say they found the body of a man in floodwaters. Kalamazoo Public Safety Lt. David Thomas said the body was found floating in water Sunday on the...
Read More
FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2018, file photo Assemblyman Rob Bonta, D-Oakland, speaks during a news conference in Sacramento, Calif. Indian tribes that say they’ve been cut out of California’s legal pot market are raising the possibility that they could grow and sell on their own. "Everyone agrees conceptually there should be an even playing field, a level playing field," said Bonta, a Democrat at the center of the negotiations in Sacramento. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
February 25, 2018 - 2:08 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — American Indian tribes that say they have been cut out of California's legal marijuana market have raised the possibility of going their own way by establishing pot businesses outside the state-regulated system that is less than two months old. The tribes floated the idea of...
Read More
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., speaks at the 2018 California Democrats State Convention Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)
February 25, 2018 - 1:37 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein failed to win the official endorsement of the California Democratic Party as she seeks her fifth term in Washington, but her supporters say it won't hurt her with a broader swath of voters. Party activists were more eager to back her primary challenger,...
Read More
A teddy bear lies among the debris Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, after a fierce storm hit Saturday in the Farmington subdivision in Clarksville, Tenn. A strong storm system that included possible tornadoes roared eastward through the central United States, leaving demolished homes, damaged vehicles and uprooted trees in its wake. (Lacy Atkins/The Tennessean via AP)
February 25, 2018 - 1:32 pm
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Severe thunderstorms spawned a tornado that flattened homes in Tennessee and triggered widespread flooding, leaving at least three people dead in Kentucky and Arkansas. The system that stretched from Texas to the Canadian maritime provinces on Sunday had prompted emergency...
Read More
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., speaks at the 2018 California Democrats State Convention Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)
February 25, 2018 - 1:20 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein failed to win the official endorsement of the California Democratic Party as she seeks her fifth term in Washington, but her supporters say it won't hurt her with a broader swath of voters. Party activists were more eager to back her primary challenger,...
Read More
A teddy bear lies among the debris Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, after a fierce storm hit Saturday in the Farmington subdivision in Clarksville, Tenn. A strong storm system that included possible tornadoes roared eastward through the central United States, leaving demolished homes, damaged vehicles and uprooted trees in its wake. (Lacy Atkins/The Tennessean via AP)
February 25, 2018 - 12:23 pm
CHARLESTON, W.V. (AP) — The Latest on severe weather that moved through parts of the US (all times local): 12 p.m. A university official in Tennessee say a teenage girl was injured by falling debris at a basketball game after an apparent lightning strike. Media outlets report lightning hit the roof...
Read More
A teddy bear lies among the debris Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, after a fierce storm hit Saturday in the Farmington subdivision in Clarksville, Tenn. A strong storm system that included possible tornadoes roared eastward through the central United States, leaving demolished homes, damaged vehicles and uprooted trees in its wake. (Lacy Atkins/The Tennessean via AP)
February 25, 2018 - 11:34 am
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Severe thunderstorms spawned suspected tornadoes and triggered widespread flooding that left at least three people dead in Kentucky and Arkansas. The system that stretched from Texas to the Canadian maritime provinces on Sunday had prompted emergency declarations a day...
Read More
A view from the Central Bridge shows the flooding from the Ohio River Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 in Cincinnati. Forecasters expected the Ohio River could reach levels not seen since the region's deadly 1997 floods.(Liz Dufour/The Cincinnati Enquirer via AP)
February 25, 2018 - 10:47 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — At least two people are dead as a strong storm system that included possible tornadoes roared eastward through the central United States, leaving demolished homes, damaged vehicles and uprooted trees in its wake. A man in northeast Arkansas and a woman in south central Kentucky...
Read More
A crowd of onlookers take photographs of the rising level of the Ohio River as it encroaches the barrier wall at Smothers Park on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, in Owensboro, Ky. Forecasters warned people living along rivers, streams and creeks in southern Ohio, southeastern Indiana and northern Kentucky to be especially cautious and prepared for rapid rises. (Greg Eans/The Messenger-Inquirer via AP)
February 25, 2018 - 10:46 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on severe weather that moved through parts of the US (all times local): 10:30 a.m.: Police in south central Kentucky say the body of a male has been recovered from a vehicle found submerged in floodwaters. The Simpson County Sheriff's Office says in a statement the...
Read More

Pages