Manafort seeks release from jail

President Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is appealing a judge’s decision to jail him while he awaits trial on several felony charges.

Member of reality TV show dies

Pawn Stars patriarch, Richard Benjamin Harrison, who was known as “The Old Man,” dies at age 77.

California wildfires spreading

Thousands are forced to flee their homes as major wildfires encroached on a charred area of Northern California still recovering from severe blazes in recent years.

Panda at zoo may be pregnant

Paws are crossed at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, where a panda baby watch is underway. Mei Xiang is exhibiting pregnancy behaviors.

Funding bill clears Senate

The Senate approves a $145 billion spending bill to fund the Energy Department and veterans’ programs for the next budget year.

Former president gets new friend

Former President George H.W. Bush is welcoming a new member of the family: a yellow Labrador retriever service dog named Sully.