Rep. Greg Walden, the only Republican in Oregon's congressional delegation, held his first town hall in Bend in nearly two years to discuss national and local issues facing his 2nd Congressional District.
French President Emmanuel Macron has hosted 150 international business leaders at the Palace of Versailles in hopes of producing support for his agenda as yellow vest protesters keep up their demonstrations to his government's economic policies.
Officials say strong river currents caused a dozen barges hauling coal to break loose from a tow boat, prompting the closure of major bridges crossing the Monongahela and Ohio rivers, at least one of which was struck.
A sportsbook operating in New Jersey is refunding gamblers' bets on the New Orleans Saints due to the widespread belief that the team was victimized by a blown call by referees during Sunday's loss in the NFC Championship game.
Wagers on how many touchdown passes New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will throw or how many rushing yards Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley will gain are likely to be popular options for bettors on the Super Bowl.
The Sears at Modesto’s Vintage Faire Mall has closed as part of the company’s ongoing bankruptcy proceedings. The Kmart in Ceres, which is owned by Sears, has also closed. Sears has been in Modesto since 1940.