AMVETS National Headquarters – The National Football League, amid controversy surrounding its players kneeling in protest during the National Anthem, has refused to run an ad by American Veterans (AMVETS) in the official Super Bowl program because of its simple, two-word message – “Please Stand.”

From June 28 to July 8, the White County Prosecutor’s Office filed 18 cases related to criminal matters for a total of 363 cases so far this year.

SAN FRANCISCO - In an unprecedented move, the California Supreme Court has allowed the defense in a gang-related murder trial in San Francisco to obtain private postings from Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. In a brief order Wednesday, the court let stand a San Francisco judge's ruling that the social media companies must turn over the private postings being sought by defendants in a murder ...

LOS ANGELES - As the nation battles an opioid epidemic, the Los Angeles Police Department is expanding a program to supply officers with thousands of doses of a nasal spray to treat overdose victims. Last year, the LAPD launched a pilot program to train and equip officers to administer naloxone, which blocks the effects of an opioid overdose. More than 6,100 officers now carry the drug sold ...

WASHINGTON - Democratic front-runner Joe Biden will face off against Kamala Harris on the second night of the two-part presidential primary debate in Detroit at the end of the month. Bernie Sanders will be matched up against Elizabeth Warren in another group of 10 candidates on the first night, July 30. This will be the second event to feature a Biden-Harris matchup. In the first Democratic ...

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said he intends to nominate Eugene Scalia, a prominent Washington lawyer and son of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, to be his new Labor secretary. "Gene has led a life of great success in the legal and labor field and is highly respected not only as a lawyer, but as a lawyer with great experience," Trump said in a pair of tweets on Thursday night. ...