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  • Thai oil rig workers rescue dog swimming 135 miles offshore

    Thai oil rig workers rescue dog swimming 135 miles offshore

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 9:22 AM EDT2019-04-24 13:22:01 GMT
    (Vitisak Payalaw via AP). In this Friday, April 12, 2019, photo, a dog is taken care by an oil rig crew after being rescued in the Gulf of Thailand. The dog found swimming more than 220 kilometers (135 miles) from shore by an oil rig crew in the Gulf o...(Vitisak Payalaw via AP). In this Friday, April 12, 2019, photo, a dog is taken care by an oil rig crew after being rescued in the Gulf of Thailand. The dog found swimming more than 220 kilometers (135 miles) from shore by an oil rig crew in the Gulf o...
    (Vitisak Payalaw via AP). In this Friday, April 12, 2019, photo, a dog is taken care by an oil rig crew after being rescued in the Gulf of Thailand. The dog found swimming more than 220 kilometers (135 miles) from shore by an oil rig crew in the Gulf o...(Vitisak Payalaw via AP). In this Friday, April 12, 2019, photo, a dog is taken care by an oil rig crew after being rescued in the Gulf of Thailand. The dog found swimming more than 220 kilometers (135 miles) from shore by an oil rig crew in the Gulf o...
    A dog found swimming more than 220 kilometers (135 miles) from shore by workers on an oil rig crew in the Gulf of Thailand has been returned safely to land.More >>
    A dog found swimming more than 220 kilometers (135 miles) from shore by workers on an oil rig crew in the Gulf of Thailand has been returned safely to land.More >>
  • IPO mania: Zoom zooms, Pinterest pins down Wall Street

    IPO mania: Zoom zooms, Pinterest pins down Wall Street

    Monday, April 22 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-04-22 17:43:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Zoom CEO Eric Yuan, center, celebrates the opening bell at Nasdaq as his company holds its IPO, Thursday, April 18, 2019, in New York. The videoconferencing company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Zoom CEO Eric Yuan, center, celebrates the opening bell at Nasdaq as his company holds its IPO, Thursday, April 18, 2019, in New York. The videoconferencing company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif.
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Zoom CEO Eric Yuan, center, celebrates the opening bell at Nasdaq as his company holds its IPO, Thursday, April 18, 2019, in New York. The videoconferencing company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Zoom CEO Eric Yuan, center, celebrates the opening bell at Nasdaq as his company holds its IPO, Thursday, April 18, 2019, in New York. The videoconferencing company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif.
    Zoom, Pinterest soar beyond IPO prices in market debut.More >>
    Zoom, Pinterest soar beyond IPO prices in market debut.More >>
  • McConnell proposes national minimum age of 21 for tobacco

    McConnell proposes national minimum age of 21 for tobacco

    Saturday, April 20 2019 6:20 PM EDT2019-04-20 22:20:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 9, 2019.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 9, 2019.
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 9, 2019.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 9, 2019.
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 nationally.More >>
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 nationally.More >>
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  • US measles cases hit highest mark in 25 years

    US measles cases hit highest mark in 25 years

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:13 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:13:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2019, file photo, a woman receives a measles, mumps and rubella vaccine at the Rockland County Health Department in Pomona, N.Y. Measles cases in the U.S. this year have climbed to the highest level...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2019, file photo, a woman receives a measles, mumps and rubella vaccine at the Rockland County Health Department in Pomona, N.Y. Measles cases in the U.S. this year have climbed to the highest level...
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2019, file photo, a woman receives a measles, mumps and rubella vaccine at the Rockland County Health Department in Pomona, N.Y. Measles cases in the U.S. this year have climbed to the highest level...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 27, 2019, file photo, a woman receives a measles, mumps and rubella vaccine at the Rockland County Health Department in Pomona, N.Y. Measles cases in the U.S. this year have climbed to the highest level...
    U.S. measles cases have climbed to their highest level in 25 years, largely because misinformation is turning parents against vaccines.More >>
    U.S. measles cases have climbed to their highest level in 25 years, largely because misinformation is turning parents against vaccines.More >>
  • Boy Scouts: Handful of sex-abuse cases emerged in 2018

    Boy Scouts: Handful of sex-abuse cases emerged in 2018

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:13 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:13:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - This Feb. 4, 2013 file photo shows a meal pin on a Boy Scout's uniform in Irving, Texas. Under pressure over its past problems with child sex-abuse, the Boy Scouts of America defended its current prevention polic...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - This Feb. 4, 2013 file photo shows a meal pin on a Boy Scout's uniform in Irving, Texas. Under pressure over its past problems with child sex-abuse, the Boy Scouts of America defended its current prevention polic...
    (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - This Feb. 4, 2013 file photo shows a meal pin on a Boy Scout's uniform in Irving, Texas. Under pressure over its past problems with child sex-abuse, the Boy Scouts of America defended its current prevention polic...(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File). FILE - This Feb. 4, 2013 file photo shows a meal pin on a Boy Scout's uniform in Irving, Texas. Under pressure over its past problems with child sex-abuse, the Boy Scouts of America defended its current prevention polic...
    Under pressure over past allegations of child sex abuse, the Boy Scouts of America is defending its current prevention policies.More >>
    Under pressure over past allegations of child sex abuse, the Boy Scouts of America is defending its current prevention policies.More >>
  • Agents find 3-year-old migrant boy alone near Texas border

    Agents find 3-year-old migrant boy alone near Texas border

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:13 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:13:09 GMT
    Authorities say U.S. Border Patrol agents found a 3-year-old boy alone in a field, and that he was likely left by smugglers at the southern border.More >>
    Authorities say U.S. Border Patrol agents found a 3-year-old boy alone in a field, and that he was likely left by smugglers at the southern border.More >>
  • California court is latest to weigh Manson follower's parole

    California court is latest to weigh Manson follower's parole

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:13 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:13:07 GMT
    (Stan Lim/Los Angeles Daily News via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2017 file photo Leslie Van Houten reacts after hearing she is eligible for parole during a hearing at the California Institution for Women in Corona, Calif. Charles Manson fo...(Stan Lim/Los Angeles Daily News via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2017 file photo Leslie Van Houten reacts after hearing she is eligible for parole during a hearing at the California Institution for Women in Corona, Calif. Charles Manson fo...
    (Stan Lim/Los Angeles Daily News via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2017 file photo Leslie Van Houten reacts after hearing she is eligible for parole during a hearing at the California Institution for Women in Corona, Calif. Charles Manson fo...(Stan Lim/Los Angeles Daily News via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2017 file photo Leslie Van Houten reacts after hearing she is eligible for parole during a hearing at the California Institution for Women in Corona, Calif. Charles Manson fo...
    Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten is getting another chance at being released.More >>
    Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten is getting another chance at being released.More >>
  • Wealthy stock trader convicted in man's death in bunker fire

    Wealthy stock trader convicted in man's death in bunker fire

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:13 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:13:04 GMT
    A jury has convicted a wealthy stock trader of second-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the fire death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for an underground nuclear bunker beneath his...More >>
    A jury has convicted a wealthy stock trader of second-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the fire death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for an underground nuclear bunker beneath his Maryland home.More >>
  • The Latest: Jury convicts man in bunker fire death at home

    The Latest: Jury convicts man in bunker fire death at home

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:13 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:13:03 GMT
    A jury has convicted a wealthy stock trader of second-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the fire death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for an underground nuclear bunker beneath his...More >>
    A jury has convicted a wealthy stock trader of second-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the fire death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for an underground nuclear bunker beneath his Maryland home.More >>
  • Authorities keep distance, yet work with armed border group

    Authorities keep distance, yet work with armed border group

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:12 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:12:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cedar Attanasio). An self-styled Patriot stands a quarter mile from a barrier that marks the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Sunland Park, N.M., hours before being removed from his group's campsite by police. Members of the Uni...(AP Photo/Cedar Attanasio). An self-styled Patriot stands a quarter mile from a barrier that marks the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Sunland Park, N.M., hours before being removed from his group's campsite by police. Members of the Uni...
    (AP Photo/Cedar Attanasio). An self-styled Patriot stands a quarter mile from a barrier that marks the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Sunland Park, N.M., hours before being removed from his group's campsite by police. Members of the Uni...(AP Photo/Cedar Attanasio). An self-styled Patriot stands a quarter mile from a barrier that marks the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Sunland Park, N.M., hours before being removed from his group's campsite by police. Members of the Uni...
    Authorities have distanced themselves from an armed civilian group that detains asylum-seeking families at the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
    Authorities have distanced themselves from an armed civilian group that detains asylum-seeking families at the U.S.-Mexico border.More >>
  • Illinois boy found buried in shallow grave; parents charged

    Illinois boy found buried in shallow grave; parents charged

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:12 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:12:28 GMT
    (Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune via AP). As the search for Andrew "AJ" Freund continues, investigators from the Crystal Lake police department, the McHenry County Sheriff's Office and the FBI gather at an area northwest of Dean Street and Route 176 in ...(Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune via AP). As the search for Andrew "AJ" Freund continues, investigators from the Crystal Lake police department, the McHenry County Sheriff's Office and the FBI gather at an area northwest of Dean Street and Route 176 in ...
    (Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune via AP). As the search for Andrew "AJ" Freund continues, investigators from the Crystal Lake police department, the McHenry County Sheriff's Office and the FBI gather at an area northwest of Dean Street and Route 176 in ...(Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune via AP). As the search for Andrew "AJ" Freund continues, investigators from the Crystal Lake police department, the McHenry County Sheriff's Office and the FBI gather at an area northwest of Dean Street and Route 176 in ...
    Officers have removed several items from the home of an Illinois couple whose 5-year-old son has been missing for nearly a week, including a shovel, mattress, paper bags and a plastic storage tub.More >>
    Officers have removed several items from the home of an Illinois couple whose 5-year-old son has been missing for nearly a week, including a shovel, mattress, paper bags and a plastic storage tub.More >>
  • California lawmakers advance plan for denser housing

    California lawmakers advance plan for denser housing

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:12 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:12:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - In this Friday, June 2, 2017 file photo, work is done on a home under construction in Sacramento, Calif. A measure by state Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco to increase housing near transportation and job hub...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - In this Friday, June 2, 2017 file photo, work is done on a home under construction in Sacramento, Calif. A measure by state Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco to increase housing near transportation and job hub...
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - In this Friday, June 2, 2017 file photo, work is done on a home under construction in Sacramento, Calif. A measure by state Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco to increase housing near transportation and job hub...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, file). FILE - In this Friday, June 2, 2017 file photo, work is done on a home under construction in Sacramento, Calif. A measure by state Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco to increase housing near transportation and job hub...
    A controversial proposal to increase housing near transportation and job hubs faces a key test as California lawmakers search for solutions to the state's housing affordability crisis.More >>
    A controversial proposal to increase housing near transportation and job hubs faces a key test as California lawmakers search for solutions to the state's housing affordability crisis.More >>
  • Texas executes avowed racist in black man's dragging death

    Texas executes avowed racist in black man's dragging death

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:11:58 GMT
    (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows John William King. The white supremacist on Texas death row who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. histo...(Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows John William King. The white supremacist on Texas death row who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. histo...
    (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows John William King. The white supremacist on Texas death row who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. histo...(Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows John William King. The white supremacist on Texas death row who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. histo...
    A man who orchestrated the June 1998 dragging death of James Byrd Jr. faces execution in Texas.More >>
    A man who orchestrated the June 1998 dragging death of James Byrd Jr. faces execution in Texas.More >>
  • Boeing's troubled jet is costing $1 billion to fix so far

    Boeing's troubled jet is costing $1 billion to fix so far

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:11:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane being built for India-based Jet Airways lands following a test flight at Boeing Field in Seattle. Boeing Co. reports earnings Wednesday, April 24.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane being built for India-based Jet Airways lands following a test flight at Boeing Field in Seattle. Boeing Co. reports earnings Wednesday, April 24.
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane being built for India-based Jet Airways lands following a test flight at Boeing Field in Seattle. Boeing Co. reports earnings Wednesday, April 24.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane being built for India-based Jet Airways lands following a test flight at Boeing Field in Seattle. Boeing Co. reports earnings Wednesday, April 24.
    When Boeing reports financial results, the first quarter numbers will take a back seat to any updates on the 737 Max.More >>
    When Boeing reports financial results, the first quarter numbers will take a back seat to any updates on the 737 Max.More >>
  • NRA beset by infighting over whether it has strayed too far

    NRA beset by infighting over whether it has strayed too far

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:11:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo, handguns are on display at the NRA convention in Dallas. The National Rifle Association is gathering for its 148th annual meeting beginning Thursday, April 25, 2019, in Indianapolis.(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo, handguns are on display at the NRA convention in Dallas. The National Rifle Association is gathering for its 148th annual meeting beginning Thursday, April 25, 2019, in Indianapolis.
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo, handguns are on display at the NRA convention in Dallas. The National Rifle Association is gathering for its 148th annual meeting beginning Thursday, April 25, 2019, in Indianapolis.(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo, handguns are on display at the NRA convention in Dallas. The National Rifle Association is gathering for its 148th annual meeting beginning Thursday, April 25, 2019, in Indianapolis.
    The National Rifle Association is gathering this week for its annual meetings amid inner turmoil the likes of which have not been seen in decades.More >>
    The National Rifle Association is gathering this week for its annual meetings amid inner turmoil the likes of which have not been seen in decades.More >>
  • The Latest: Police: Driver who hurt 8 didn't express remorse

    The Latest: Police: Driver who hurt 8 didn't express remorse

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:11:49 GMT
    Authorities in Northern California say a man was arrested after he appeared to deliberately plow into a group of people, injuring eight, but that a motive is still under investigation.More >>
    Authorities in Northern California say a man was arrested after he appeared to deliberately plow into a group of people, injuring eight, but that a motive is still under investigation.More >>
  • Police: Motorist said he drove into people, did not say why

    Police: Motorist said he drove into people, did not say why

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:11 PM EDT2019-04-25 02:11:43 GMT
    The FBI says it's assisting California officials in the investigation of a motorist who appeared to deliberately plow into a group of people, injuring eight.More >>
    The FBI says it's assisting California officials in the investigation of a motorist who appeared to deliberately plow into a group of people, injuring eight.More >>
  • Robotic device winds its own way through beating pig heart

    Robotic device winds its own way through beating pig heart

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 9:42 PM EDT2019-04-25 01:42:48 GMT
    (Margherita Mencattelli/Boston Children's Hospital via AP). This undated photo provided by Margherita Mencattelli in April 2019 shows the tip of a robotic catheter equipped with a small camera and lighting encased in silicone, in Boston. Described in a...(Margherita Mencattelli/Boston Children's Hospital via AP). This undated photo provided by Margherita Mencattelli in April 2019 shows the tip of a robotic catheter equipped with a small camera and lighting encased in silicone, in Boston. Described in a...
    (Margherita Mencattelli/Boston Children's Hospital via AP). This undated photo provided by Margherita Mencattelli in April 2019 shows the tip of a robotic catheter equipped with a small camera and lighting encased in silicone, in Boston. Described in a...(Margherita Mencattelli/Boston Children's Hospital via AP). This undated photo provided by Margherita Mencattelli in April 2019 shows the tip of a robotic catheter equipped with a small camera and lighting encased in silicone, in Boston. Described in a...
    Scientists have come up with small robotic device that guides itself safely through a beating pig's heart.More >>
    Scientists have come up with small robotic device that guides itself safely through a beating pig's heart.More >>
  • Tesla CEO plans to hand the car keys to robots next year

    Tesla CEO plans to hand the car keys to robots next year

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 9:42 PM EDT2019-04-25 01:42:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE- This Oct. 3, 2018, file photo shows a Tesla emblem at the Auto show in Paris. Tesla CEO Elon Musk appears poised to transform the company’s electric cars into driverless vehicles in a risky bid to realize a bold v...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE- This Oct. 3, 2018, file photo shows a Tesla emblem at the Auto show in Paris. Tesla CEO Elon Musk appears poised to transform the company’s electric cars into driverless vehicles in a risky bid to realize a bold v...
    (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE- This Oct. 3, 2018, file photo shows a Tesla emblem at the Auto show in Paris. Tesla CEO Elon Musk appears poised to transform the company’s electric cars into driverless vehicles in a risky bid to realize a bold v...(AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File). FILE- This Oct. 3, 2018, file photo shows a Tesla emblem at the Auto show in Paris. Tesla CEO Elon Musk appears poised to transform the company’s electric cars into driverless vehicles in a risky bid to realize a bold v...
    Tesla CEO Musk is expected to provide a deeper look into the company's self-driving technology but experts are skeptical it can do what he says.More >>
    Tesla CEO Musk is expected to provide a deeper look into the company's self-driving technology but experts are skeptical it can do what he says.More >>
  • Rep. King compares criticism of him to persecution of Christ

    Rep. King compares criticism of him to persecution of Christ

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 9:42 PM EDT2019-04-25 01:42:17 GMT
    Iowa Republican Steve King says the criticism he has faced from fellow members of Congress over his offensive remarks gives him "better insight" into what Jesus Christ experienced when he was persecuted for his...More >>
    Iowa Republican Steve King says the criticism he has faced from fellow members of Congress over his offensive remarks gives him "better insight" into what Jesus Christ experienced when he was persecuted for his beliefs.More >>
  • Woman, 2 children die in North Texas flash flood

    Woman, 2 children die in North Texas flash flood

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 9:13 PM EDT2019-04-25 01:13:07 GMT
    Dozens of vehicles parked at a Dallas airport are underwater after heavy rains moved across much of Texas and brought flash-flood warnings and high-water rescues.More >>
    Dozens of vehicles parked at a Dallas airport are underwater after heavy rains moved across much of Texas and brought flash-flood warnings and high-water rescues.More >>
  • SC House gives near final backing to heartbeat abortion bill

    SC House gives near final backing to heartbeat abortion bill

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 9:13 PM EDT2019-04-25 01:13:06 GMT
    The South Carolina House has given near final approval to a bill that would ban almost all abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, but the measure faces tough chances in the Senate.More >>
    The South Carolina House has given near final approval to a bill that would ban almost all abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, but the measure faces tough chances in the Senate.More >>
  • Public defender asks to drop Florida school massacre suspect

    Public defender asks to drop Florida school massacre suspect

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 9:12 PM EDT2019-04-25 01:12:43 GMT
    The public defenders representing the suspect in last year's Florida high school massacre have made an unexpected request to withdraw from the case, saying he will soon receive $432,000 from his late mother's life...More >>
    The public defenders representing the suspect in last year's Florida high school massacre have made an unexpected request to withdraw from the case, saying he will soon receive $432,000 from his late mother's life insurance policy.More >>
  • The Latest: Texas executes man for 1998 dragging death

    The Latest: Texas executes man for 1998 dragging death

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 8:32 PM EDT2019-04-25 00:32:40 GMT
    (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows John William King. The white supremacist on Texas death row who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. histo...(Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows John William King. The white supremacist on Texas death row who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. histo...
    (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows John William King. The white supremacist on Texas death row who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. histo...(Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP). This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows John William King. The white supremacist on Texas death row who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in U.S. histo...
    An avowed racist who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in US history has been executed in Texas for the dragging death of a black man.More >>
    An avowed racist who orchestrated one of the most gruesome hate crimes in US history has been executed in Texas for the dragging death of a black man.More >>
  • Acting Baltimore mayor settles in as Pugh stays out of sight

    Acting Baltimore mayor settles in as Pugh stays out of sight

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 8:02 PM EDT2019-04-25 00:02:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brian Witte, File). FILE - In a Tuesday, April 2, 2019 file photo, acting Baltimore Mayor Jack Young talks to reporters after meeting with state senators who represent Baltimore in Annapolis. When Bernard “Jack” Young automatically became Bal...(AP Photo/Brian Witte, File). FILE - In a Tuesday, April 2, 2019 file photo, acting Baltimore Mayor Jack Young talks to reporters after meeting with state senators who represent Baltimore in Annapolis. When Bernard “Jack” Young automatically became Bal...
    (AP Photo/Brian Witte, File). FILE - In a Tuesday, April 2, 2019 file photo, acting Baltimore Mayor Jack Young talks to reporters after meeting with state senators who represent Baltimore in Annapolis. When Bernard “Jack” Young automatically became Bal...(AP Photo/Brian Witte, File). FILE - In a Tuesday, April 2, 2019 file photo, acting Baltimore Mayor Jack Young talks to reporters after meeting with state senators who represent Baltimore in Annapolis. When Bernard “Jack” Young automatically became Bal...
    When Bernard "Jack" Young automatically became Baltimore's acting mayor on April 1, he emphasized that he'd act only as a "placeholder" for the embattled elected mayor.More >>
    When Bernard "Jack" Young automatically became Baltimore's acting mayor on April 1, he emphasized that he'd act only as a "placeholder" for the embattled elected mayor.More >>
  • NYC mayor takes aim at glass towers as energy hogs

    NYC mayor takes aim at glass towers as energy hogs

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 8:02 PM EDT2019-04-25 00:02:49 GMT
    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is taking aim at glass and steel skyscrapers as energy hogs but experts say such buildings can also be energy efficient.More >>
    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is taking aim at glass and steel skyscrapers as energy hogs but experts say such buildings can also be energy efficient.More >>
  • Indictment: Ex-CEO ignored red flags as opioid crisis raged

    Indictment: Ex-CEO ignored red flags as opioid crisis raged

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:52 PM EDT2019-04-24 23:52:39 GMT
    The former head of a drug distributor has been indicted on what federal prosecutors say are the first-ever criminal charges against a drug company executive stemming from the opioid crisis.More >>
    The former head of a drug distributor has been indicted on what federal prosecutors say are the first-ever criminal charges against a drug company executive stemming from the opioid crisis.More >>
  • Americans getting more inactive, computers partly to blame

    Americans getting more inactive, computers partly to blame

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:52 PM EDT2019-04-24 23:52:38 GMT
    (Scott G Winterton/The Deseret News via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2018 file photo, students work on computers at an elementary school in Beaver, Utah. According to a study published on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, Americans are becoming increasingly sed...(Scott G Winterton/The Deseret News via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2018 file photo, students work on computers at an elementary school in Beaver, Utah. According to a study published on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, Americans are becoming increasingly sed...
    (Scott G Winterton/The Deseret News via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2018 file photo, students work on computers at an elementary school in Beaver, Utah. According to a study published on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, Americans are becoming increasingly sed...(Scott G Winterton/The Deseret News via AP). FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2018 file photo, students work on computers at an elementary school in Beaver, Utah. According to a study published on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, Americans are becoming increasingly sed...
    New study shows Americans are becoming increasingly sedentary, computer use partly to blame.More >>
    New study shows Americans are becoming increasingly sedentary, computer use partly to blame.More >>
  • Boy Scouts could be hit with more sex abuse claims

    Boy Scouts could be hit with more sex abuse claims

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:32 PM EDT2019-04-24 23:32:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Haraz N. Ghanbari). FILE - In this July 31, 2005 file photo, Boy Scouts salute as they recite the Pledge of Allegiance during the Boy Scout Jamboree in Bowling Green, Va. In 2019, financial threats to the Boy Scouts have intensified as multi...(AP Photo/ Haraz N. Ghanbari). FILE - In this July 31, 2005 file photo, Boy Scouts salute as they recite the Pledge of Allegiance during the Boy Scout Jamboree in Bowling Green, Va. In 2019, financial threats to the Boy Scouts have intensified as multi...
    (AP Photo/ Haraz N. Ghanbari). FILE - In this July 31, 2005 file photo, Boy Scouts salute as they recite the Pledge of Allegiance during the Boy Scout Jamboree in Bowling Green, Va. In 2019, financial threats to the Boy Scouts have intensified as multi...(AP Photo/ Haraz N. Ghanbari). FILE - In this July 31, 2005 file photo, Boy Scouts salute as they recite the Pledge of Allegiance during the Boy Scout Jamboree in Bowling Green, Va. In 2019, financial threats to the Boy Scouts have intensified as multi...
    Lawyers across the U.S. are recruiting clients for a potentially crippling new wave of sex-abuse lawsuits against the Boy Scouts.More >>
    Lawyers across the U.S. are recruiting clients for a potentially crippling new wave of sex-abuse lawsuits against the Boy Scouts.More >>
  • Prosecutor: St Patrick's suspect booked hotel near Vatican

    Prosecutor: St Patrick's suspect booked hotel near Vatican

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:21 PM EDT2019-04-24 23:21:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). Marc Lamparello, 37, center, is escorted out of a police precinct in New York, Thursday, April 18, 2019.  Police say Lamparello was arrested after entering St. Patrick's Cathedral last week in New York with two cans of gasoline, ...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). Marc Lamparello, 37, center, is escorted out of a police precinct in New York, Thursday, April 18, 2019. Police say Lamparello was arrested after entering St. Patrick's Cathedral last week in New York with two cans of gasoline, ...
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). Marc Lamparello, 37, center, is escorted out of a police precinct in New York, Thursday, April 18, 2019.  Police say Lamparello was arrested after entering St. Patrick's Cathedral last week in New York with two cans of gasoline, ...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). Marc Lamparello, 37, center, is escorted out of a police precinct in New York, Thursday, April 18, 2019. Police say Lamparello was arrested after entering St. Patrick's Cathedral last week in New York with two cans of gasoline, ...
    A prosecutor says a college philosophy teacher accused of entering St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan with gasoline cans, lighter fluid and butane lighters had also booked a hotel just 20 minutes from the Vatican.More >>
    A prosecutor says a college philosophy teacher accused of entering St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan with gasoline cans, lighter fluid and butane lighters had also booked a hotel just 20 minutes from the Vatican.More >>
  • Waikiki flood concerns spur push for Hawaii shore protection

    Waikiki flood concerns spur push for Hawaii shore protection

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:12 PM EDT2019-04-24 23:12:38 GMT
    (Hollyn Johnson/Hawaii Tribune-Herald via AP, File). In this Aug. 23, 2018 file photo, people stand near flood waters from Hurricane Lane in Hilo, Hawaii. Some of Hawaii's most iconic beaches could soon be underwater  as rising sea levels caused by glo...(Hollyn Johnson/Hawaii Tribune-Herald via AP, File). In this Aug. 23, 2018 file photo, people stand near flood waters from Hurricane Lane in Hilo, Hawaii. Some of Hawaii's most iconic beaches could soon be underwater as rising sea levels caused by glo...
    (Hollyn Johnson/Hawaii Tribune-Herald via AP, File). In this Aug. 23, 2018 file photo, people stand near flood waters from Hurricane Lane in Hilo, Hawaii. Some of Hawaii's most iconic beaches could soon be underwater  as rising sea levels caused by glo...(Hollyn Johnson/Hawaii Tribune-Herald via AP, File). In this Aug. 23, 2018 file photo, people stand near flood waters from Hurricane Lane in Hilo, Hawaii. Some of Hawaii's most iconic beaches could soon be underwater as rising sea levels caused by glo...
    Hawaii's iconic Waikiki Beach could soon be underwater as rising sea levels caused by global warming overtake its white sand beaches and bustling city streets.More >>
    Hawaii's iconic Waikiki Beach could soon be underwater as rising sea levels caused by global warming overtake its white sand beaches and bustling city streets.More >>
  • SpaceX suffers serious setback with crew capsule accident

    SpaceX suffers serious setback with crew capsule accident

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:11 PM EDT2019-04-24 23:11:52 GMT
    (NASA via AP, File). In this Sunday, March 3, 2019 file photo provided by NASA, the SpaceX Crew Dragon is pictured about 20 meters (66 feet) away from the International Space Station's Harmony module. Officials say SpaceX's new capsule for astronauts s...(NASA via AP, File). In this Sunday, March 3, 2019 file photo provided by NASA, the SpaceX Crew Dragon is pictured about 20 meters (66 feet) away from the International Space Station's Harmony module. Officials say SpaceX's new capsule for astronauts s...
    (NASA via AP, File). In this Sunday, March 3, 2019 file photo provided by NASA, the SpaceX Crew Dragon is pictured about 20 meters (66 feet) away from the International Space Station's Harmony module. Officials say SpaceX's new capsule for astronauts s...(NASA via AP, File). In this Sunday, March 3, 2019 file photo provided by NASA, the SpaceX Crew Dragon is pictured about 20 meters (66 feet) away from the International Space Station's Harmony module. Officials say SpaceX's new capsule for astronauts s...
    SpaceX suffers setback in its effort to launch NASA astronauts into orbit this year.More >>
    SpaceX suffers setback in its effort to launch NASA astronauts into orbit this year.More >>
  • Back to Earth: Washington set to allow 'human composting'

    Back to Earth: Washington set to allow 'human composting'

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:11 PM EDT2019-04-24 23:11:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). In this Friday, April 19, 2019, photo Katrina Spade, the founder and CEO of Recompose, displays a sample of the compost material left from the decomposition of a cow, using a combination of wood chips, alfalfa and straw, as ...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). In this Friday, April 19, 2019, photo Katrina Spade, the founder and CEO of Recompose, displays a sample of the compost material left from the decomposition of a cow, using a combination of wood chips, alfalfa and straw, as ...
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). In this Friday, April 19, 2019, photo Katrina Spade, the founder and CEO of Recompose, displays a sample of the compost material left from the decomposition of a cow, using a combination of wood chips, alfalfa and straw, as ...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson). In this Friday, April 19, 2019, photo Katrina Spade, the founder and CEO of Recompose, displays a sample of the compost material left from the decomposition of a cow, using a combination of wood chips, alfalfa and straw, as ...
    Washington state could become the first state to allow a burial alternative known as natural organic reduction - also called human composting.More >>
    Washington state could become the first state to allow a burial alternative known as natural organic reduction - also called human composting.More >>
  • National monument advisory panel new flashpoint in debate

    National monument advisory panel new flashpoint in debate

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 6:52 PM EDT2019-04-24 22:52:51 GMT
    A newly unveiled advisory committee for a downsized national monument in southern Utah has become the latest flashpoint in a long-running debate, with monument supporters crying foul about being left off the panel.More >>
    A newly unveiled advisory committee for a downsized national monument in southern Utah has become the latest flashpoint in a long-running debate, with monument supporters crying foul about being left off the panel.More >>
  • Cohen says he pleaded guilty to crimes he didn't commit

    Cohen says he pleaded guilty to crimes he didn't commit

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 6:04 PM EDT2019-04-24 22:04:02 GMT
    President Donald Trump's prison-bound former lawyer candidly told actor Tom Arnold last month that he pleaded guilty to some crimes he didn't commit so his wife wouldn't "get dragged into the mud of this crap.".More >>
    President Donald Trump's prison-bound former lawyer candidly told actor Tom Arnold last month that he pleaded guilty to some crimes he didn't commit so his wife wouldn't "get dragged into the mud of this crap.".More >>
  • Mysterious fires at ex-mayor's home, City Hall investigated

    Mysterious fires at ex-mayor's home, City Hall investigated

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 5:23 PM EDT2019-04-24 21:23:15 GMT
    ( J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). FILE - This April 20, 2015 file photo shows Parma, Mo., Mayor Tyus Byrd. On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, the small southeast Missouri town remains under a watchful police presence after fires almost simultan...( J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). FILE - This April 20, 2015 file photo shows Parma, Mo., Mayor Tyus Byrd. On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, the small southeast Missouri town remains under a watchful police presence after fires almost simultan...
    ( J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). FILE - This April 20, 2015 file photo shows Parma, Mo., Mayor Tyus Byrd. On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, the small southeast Missouri town remains under a watchful police presence after fires almost simultan...( J.B. Forbes/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). FILE - This April 20, 2015 file photo shows Parma, Mo., Mayor Tyus Byrd. On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, the small southeast Missouri town remains under a watchful police presence after fires almost simultan...
    A small southeast Missouri town has been under a watchful police presence in the week since nearly simultaneous fires hours after the mayor left office burned her home as well as the building that houses City Hall.More >>
    A small southeast Missouri town has been under a watchful police presence in the week since nearly simultaneous fires hours after the mayor left office burned her home as well as the building that houses City Hall.More >>
  • Correction: Zinke-Gold Mining Job story

    Correction: Zinke-Gold Mining Job story

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 5:21 PM EDT2019-04-24 21:21:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2018 file photo, then-Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke speaks at EPA headquarters in Washington. Zinke has landed a more than $100,000-a-year job with a Nevada gold-mining firm. Zinke confirmed b...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2018 file photo, then-Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke speaks at EPA headquarters in Washington. Zinke has landed a more than $100,000-a-year job with a Nevada gold-mining firm. Zinke confirmed b...
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2018 file photo, then-Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke speaks at EPA headquarters in Washington. Zinke has landed a more than $100,000-a-year job with a Nevada gold-mining firm. Zinke confirmed b...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2018 file photo, then-Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke speaks at EPA headquarters in Washington. Zinke has landed a more than $100,000-a-year job with a Nevada gold-mining firm. Zinke confirmed b...
    Ryan Zinke, the former Trump Cabinet official in charge of the country's natural resources, has landed a more than $100,000-a-year job with a Nevada gold-mining firm.More >>
    Ryan Zinke, the former Trump Cabinet official in charge of the country's natural resources, has landed a more than $100,000-a-year job with a Nevada gold-mining firm.More >>
  • Feds: Coast Guard officer targeted Supreme Court justices

    Feds: Coast Guard officer targeted Supreme Court justices

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 5:13 PM EDT2019-04-24 21:13:53 GMT
    (U.S. District Court via AP, File). FILE - This file image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Hasson, ...(U.S. District Court via AP, File). FILE - This file image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Hasson, ...
    (U.S. District Court via AP, File). FILE - This file image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Hasson, ...(U.S. District Court via AP, File). FILE - This file image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson. Hasson, ...
    Federal prosecutors say a Coast Guard lieutenant accused of stockpiling guns and compiling a hit list of prominent Democrats and network TV journalists looked at other targets: two Supreme Court justices and two...More >>
    Federal prosecutors say a Coast Guard lieutenant accused of stockpiling guns and compiling a hit list of prominent Democrats and network TV journalists looked at other targets: two Supreme Court justices and two executives of social media companies.More >>
  • Train catches fire; Texas homes evacuated, 3 horses killed

    Train catches fire; Texas homes evacuated, 3 horses killed

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 5:03 PM EDT2019-04-24 21:03:26 GMT
    No one was hurt when a Union Pacific train carrying ethanol derailed in a residential area in Fort Worth and caught fire.More >>
    No one was hurt when a Union Pacific train carrying ethanol derailed in a residential area in Fort Worth and caught fire.More >>
  • Ex-UT at Austin coach admits to taking bribe in college scam

    Ex-UT at Austin coach admits to taking bribe in college scam

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 4:53 PM EDT2019-04-24 20:53:01 GMT
    (AP Photos/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, TobyMacFarlane departs federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Authorities said Tuesday, April 23, that MacFarlane, a for...(AP Photos/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, TobyMacFarlane departs federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Authorities said Tuesday, April 23, that MacFarlane, a for...
    (AP Photos/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, TobyMacFarlane departs federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Authorities said Tuesday, April 23, that MacFarlane, a for...(AP Photos/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, TobyMacFarlane departs federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Authorities said Tuesday, April 23, that MacFarlane, a for...
    The former men's tennis coach at the University of Texas at Austin is set to plead guilty in the college admissions bribery scandal.More >>
    The former men's tennis coach at the University of Texas at Austin is set to plead guilty in the college admissions bribery scandal.More >>
  • The Latest: Missing boy's body was buried in shallow grave

    The Latest: Missing boy's body was buried in shallow grave

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 4:21 PM EDT2019-04-24 20:21:14 GMT
    (Paul Valade/Daily Herald via AP). A makeshift memorial grows Monday, April 22, 2019 outside the Dole Avenue home of Andrew "AJ" Freund, age 5, in Crystal Lake, Ill. Police and the FBI continue their investigation into the missing boy.(Paul Valade/Daily Herald via AP). A makeshift memorial grows Monday, April 22, 2019 outside the Dole Avenue home of Andrew "AJ" Freund, age 5, in Crystal Lake, Ill. Police and the FBI continue their investigation into the missing boy.
    (Paul Valade/Daily Herald via AP). A makeshift memorial grows Monday, April 22, 2019 outside the Dole Avenue home of Andrew "AJ" Freund, age 5, in Crystal Lake, Ill. Police and the FBI continue their investigation into the missing boy.(Paul Valade/Daily Herald via AP). A makeshift memorial grows Monday, April 22, 2019 outside the Dole Avenue home of Andrew "AJ" Freund, age 5, in Crystal Lake, Ill. Police and the FBI continue their investigation into the missing boy.
    Officers have removed several items from the home of an Illinois couple whose 5-year-old son has been missing for nearly a week.More >>
    Officers have removed several items from the home of an Illinois couple whose 5-year-old son has been missing for nearly a week.More >>
  • Teacher of the Year works with youths in juvenile detention

    Teacher of the Year works with youths in juvenile detention

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-04-24 19:21:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Denise Levoie). In this Thursday, April 18, 2019 photo Rodney Robinson, of Richmond, Va., gestures during an interview at the Virgie Binford Educational Center, a school inside the Richmond Juvenile Detention Center in Richmond, Va. Robinson ...(AP Photo/Denise Levoie). In this Thursday, April 18, 2019 photo Rodney Robinson, of Richmond, Va., gestures during an interview at the Virgie Binford Educational Center, a school inside the Richmond Juvenile Detention Center in Richmond, Va. Robinson ...
    (AP Photo/Denise Levoie). In this Thursday, April 18, 2019 photo Rodney Robinson, of Richmond, Va., gestures during an interview at the Virgie Binford Educational Center, a school inside the Richmond Juvenile Detention Center in Richmond, Va. Robinson ...(AP Photo/Denise Levoie). In this Thursday, April 18, 2019 photo Rodney Robinson, of Richmond, Va., gestures during an interview at the Virgie Binford Educational Center, a school inside the Richmond Juvenile Detention Center in Richmond, Va. Robinson ...
    America's 2019 National Teacher of the Year teaches students at a juvenile detention facility in Richmond, Virginia.More >>
    America's 2019 National Teacher of the Year teaches students at a juvenile detention facility in Richmond, Virginia.More >>
  • Planned Parenthood: States should oppose Trump 'gag rule'

    Planned Parenthood: States should oppose Trump 'gag rule'

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-04-24 18:13:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2012 file photo, Dr. Leana Wen stands in the emergency department at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, during her medical residency. Wen spoke out Tuesday, April, 23 2019, against a proposed ...(AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2012 file photo, Dr. Leana Wen stands in the emergency department at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, during her medical residency. Wen spoke out Tuesday, April, 23 2019, against a proposed ...
    (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2012 file photo, Dr. Leana Wen stands in the emergency department at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, during her medical residency. Wen spoke out Tuesday, April, 23 2019, against a proposed ...(AP Photo/Steven Senne, File). FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2012 file photo, Dr. Leana Wen stands in the emergency department at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, during her medical residency. Wen spoke out Tuesday, April, 23 2019, against a proposed ...
    The president of Planned Parenthood says it's time for states with leaders who support abortion rights to go on the offensive against Trump administration attempts to restrict abortion that she says would reduce...More >>
    The president of Planned Parenthood says it's time for states with leaders who support abortion rights to go on the offensive against Trump administration attempts to restrict abortion that she says would reduce access to health care.More >>
  • Handful of US states are poised to legalize sports betting

    Handful of US states are poised to legalize sports betting

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-04-24 18:13:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthew Brown). Lucille Brien plays a video poker machine at the Monte Bar and Casino in Billings, Montana, Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Montana, Iowa and Indiana are poised to be the first states to legalize sports betting this year, almost a ye...(AP Photo/Matthew Brown). Lucille Brien plays a video poker machine at the Monte Bar and Casino in Billings, Montana, Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Montana, Iowa and Indiana are poised to be the first states to legalize sports betting this year, almost a ye...
    (AP Photo/Matthew Brown). Lucille Brien plays a video poker machine at the Monte Bar and Casino in Billings, Montana, Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Montana, Iowa and Indiana are poised to be the first states to legalize sports betting this year, almost a ye...(AP Photo/Matthew Brown). Lucille Brien plays a video poker machine at the Monte Bar and Casino in Billings, Montana, Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Montana, Iowa and Indiana are poised to be the first states to legalize sports betting this year, almost a ye...
    Lawmakers in Montana and Iowa have approved legal sports betting, and the Indiana Legislature is expected to do so this week.More >>
    Lawmakers in Montana and Iowa have approved legal sports betting, and the Indiana Legislature is expected to do so this week.More >>
  • Hurricane Michael gets an upgrade to rare Category 5 status

    Hurricane Michael gets an upgrade to rare Category 5 status

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 1:42 PM EDT2019-04-24 17:42:10 GMT
    Weather forecasters have updgraded last fall's Hurricane Michael from a Category 4 storm to a Category 5.More >>
    Weather forecasters have updgraded last fall's Hurricane Michael from a Category 4 storm to a Category 5.More >>
  • Democrat says he'll take Trump-like path to presidency

    Democrat says he'll take Trump-like path to presidency

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:43 AM EDT2019-04-24 14:43:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Democratic presidential candidate and entrepreneur Andrew Yang speaks at a campaign event Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). Democratic presidential candidate and entrepreneur Andrew Yang speaks at a campaign event Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Las Vegas.
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Democratic presidential candidate and entrepreneur Andrew Yang speaks at a campaign event Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/John Locher). Democratic presidential candidate and entrepreneur Andrew Yang speaks at a campaign event Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Las Vegas.
    Democrat Andrew Yang understands he's unknown to much of America but says he'll ride what seems like an improbable path to the White House just like President Donald Trump.More >>
    Democrat Andrew Yang understands he's unknown to much of America but says he'll ride what seems like an improbable path to the White House just like President Donald Trump.More >>
  • California pushes talks on 1st-in-US police shooting rules

    California pushes talks on 1st-in-US police shooting rules

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 10:13 AM EDT2019-04-24 14:13:12 GMT
    Round two is under way in California's fight over how best to limit fatal shootings by police through nation-leading reforms.More >>
    Round two is under way in California's fight over how best to limit fatal shootings by police through nation-leading reforms.More >>
  • Brothers sue Jussie Smollett's lawyers, claiming defamation

    Brothers sue Jussie Smollett's lawyers, claiming defamation

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 9:50 AM EDT2019-04-24 13:50:46 GMT
    Two brothers who said they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself are suing the "Empire" actor's attorneys for defamation.More >>
    Two brothers who said they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself are suing the "Empire" actor's attorneys for defamation.More >>
  • Shelter uproar highlights strife in expensive San Francisco

    Shelter uproar highlights strife in expensive San Francisco

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 7:12 AM EDT2019-04-24 11:12:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Janie Har). In this photo taken Monday, April 15, 2019, resident Wallace Lee helps lead the fight against a new homeless shelter during a neighborhood meeting in San Francisco. The city of San Francisco, which has too little housing and too m...(AP Photo/Janie Har). In this photo taken Monday, April 15, 2019, resident Wallace Lee helps lead the fight against a new homeless shelter during a neighborhood meeting in San Francisco. The city of San Francisco, which has too little housing and too m...
    (AP Photo/Janie Har). In this photo taken Monday, April 15, 2019, resident Wallace Lee helps lead the fight against a new homeless shelter during a neighborhood meeting in San Francisco. The city of San Francisco, which has too little housing and too m...(AP Photo/Janie Har). In this photo taken Monday, April 15, 2019, resident Wallace Lee helps lead the fight against a new homeless shelter during a neighborhood meeting in San Francisco. The city of San Francisco, which has too little housing and too m...
    The city of San Francisco, which has too little housing and too many homeless people sleeping in the streets, is teeming with anxiety and vitriol these days.More >>
    The city of San Francisco, which has too little housing and too many homeless people sleeping in the streets, is teeming with anxiety and vitriol these days.More >>
  • $768M Wisconsin Powerball winner 'pretty much felt lucky'

    $768M Wisconsin Powerball winner 'pretty much felt lucky'

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 4:51 AM EDT2019-04-24 08:51:57 GMT
    The winner of Powerball lottery ticket worth an estimated $768 million will soon be revealed.More >>
    The winner of Powerball lottery ticket worth an estimated $768 million will soon be revealed.More >>
  • Ex-USC coach, parent to plead guilty in college bribery scam

    Ex-USC coach, parent to plead guilty in college bribery scam

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 2:30 AM EDT2019-04-24 06:30:11 GMT
    (AP Photos/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, TobyMacFarlane departs federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Authorities said Tuesday, April 23, that MacFarlane, a for...(AP Photos/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, TobyMacFarlane departs federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Authorities said Tuesday, April 23, that MacFarlane, a for...
    (AP Photos/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, TobyMacFarlane departs federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Authorities said Tuesday, April 23, that MacFarlane, a for...(AP Photos/Michael Dwyer, File). FILE - In this April 3, 2019 file photo, TobyMacFarlane departs federal court in Boston after facing charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal. Authorities said Tuesday, April 23, that MacFarlane, a for...
    Two more people charged in a sweeping college admissions scandal have agreed to plead guilty.More >>
    Two more people charged in a sweeping college admissions scandal have agreed to plead guilty.More >>
  • San Francisco commission OKs shelter near tourist area

    San Francisco commission OKs shelter near tourist area

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 1:23 AM EDT2019-04-24 05:23:07 GMT
    San Francisco port commissioners are deciding whether to build a new homeless shelter along the city's tourist-heavy Embarcadero.More >>
    San Francisco port commissioners are deciding whether to build a new homeless shelter along the city's tourist-heavy Embarcadero.More >>
  • Prosecutor: Greed fueled college basketball coaches' bribes

    Prosecutor: Greed fueled college basketball coaches' bribes

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 1:22 AM EDT2019-04-24 05:22:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Christian Dawkins arrives at federal court in New York. A prosecutor says greed led a fledgling manager of basketball players to bribe college coaches but defense lawyers say it was...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Christian Dawkins arrives at federal court in New York. A prosecutor says greed led a fledgling manager of basketball players to bribe college coaches but defense lawyers say it was...
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Christian Dawkins arrives at federal court in New York. A prosecutor says greed led a fledgling manager of basketball players to bribe college coaches but defense lawyers say it was...(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File). FILE - In this March 5, 2019, file photo, Christian Dawkins arrives at federal court in New York. A prosecutor says greed led a fledgling manager of basketball players to bribe college coaches but defense lawyers say it was...
    A prosecutor says greed led a fledgling manager of basketball players to bribe college coaches but defense lawyers say it was all an FBI setup.More >>
    A prosecutor says greed led a fledgling manager of basketball players to bribe college coaches but defense lawyers say it was all an FBI setup.More >>
  • Prosecutors target officer's report of noise before shooting

    Prosecutors target officer's report of noise before shooting

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 1:21 AM EDT2019-04-24 05:21:43 GMT
    (Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2019, file photo, former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, center, arrives for the first day of jury selection with his attorneys Peter Wold, left, and Thomas Plunkett, a...(Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2019, file photo, former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, center, arrives for the first day of jury selection with his attorneys Peter Wold, left, and Thomas Plunkett, a...
    (Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2019, file photo, former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, center, arrives for the first day of jury selection with his attorneys Peter Wold, left, and Thomas Plunkett, a...(Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this April 1, 2019, file photo, former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, center, arrives for the first day of jury selection with his attorneys Peter Wold, left, and Thomas Plunkett, a...
    Prosecutors in the case of a Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman have been hammering away at what could be a key element of the defense.More >>
    Prosecutors in the case of a Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman have been hammering away at what could be a key element of the defense.More >>
  • Trial begins over Arkansas' use of sedative in executions

    Trial begins over Arkansas' use of sedative in executions

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 1:01 AM EDT2019-04-24 05:01:51 GMT
    A trial has begun over Arkansas' use of a sedative in executions that critics say doesn't render inmates fully unconscious, two years after the state raced to put eight inmates to death before its batch of the drug...More >>
    A trial has begun over Arkansas' use of a sedative in executions that critics say doesn't render inmates fully unconscious, two years after the state raced to put eight inmates to death before its batch of the drug expired.More >>
  • In rambling note to judge, pipe bomb mailer blames steroids

    In rambling note to judge, pipe bomb mailer blames steroids

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 12:22 AM EDT2019-04-24 04:22:57 GMT
    (Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's Office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who mailed crudely made pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump, ...(Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's Office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who mailed crudely made pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump, ...
    (Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's Office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who mailed crudely made pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump, ...(Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This Aug. 30, 2015, file photo released by the Broward County Sheriff's Office shows Cesar Sayoc in Miami. Sayoc, who mailed crudely made pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump, ...
    A Florida man who mailed crudely made pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump says he abused steroids for over 40 years, an issue his lawyers say they'll cite at sentencing.More >>
    A Florida man who mailed crudely made pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump says he abused steroids for over 40 years, an issue his lawyers say they'll cite at sentencing.More >>
  • No bond for veteran suspected in N. Korea embassy attack

    No bond for veteran suspected in N. Korea embassy attack

    Wednesday, April 24 2019 12:12 AM EDT2019-04-24 04:12:41 GMT
    A Los Angeles man suspected of involvement in a mysterious dissident group's February raid on North Korea's embassy in Madrid has been denied bond by a federal judge and must stay in custody.More >>
    A Los Angeles man suspected of involvement in a mysterious dissident group's February raid on North Korea's embassy in Madrid has been denied bond by a federal judge and must stay in custody.More >>
  • Another Grand Canyon visitor dies in fall from edge

    Another Grand Canyon visitor dies in fall from edge

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 11:00 PM EDT2019-04-24 03:00:12 GMT
    Authorities say another visitor has died after falling from the edge of the Grand Canyon.More >>
    Authorities say another visitor has died after falling from the edge of the Grand Canyon.More >>
  • Houston high school's new dress code takes aim at parents

    Houston high school's new dress code takes aim at parents

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 9:13 PM EDT2019-04-24 01:13:27 GMT
    A Houston high school had adopted a new dress code barring parents from showing up to school in leggings, hair rollers, pajamas or certain other items of clothing, despite criticism that the policy could be...More >>
    A Houston high school had adopted a new dress code barring parents from showing up to school in leggings, hair rollers, pajamas or certain other items of clothing, despite criticism that the policy could be discrimatory.More >>
  • The Latest: US veteran suspected in N. Korea embassy attack

    The Latest: US veteran suspected in N. Korea embassy attack

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 9:13 PM EDT2019-04-24 01:13:21 GMT
    Prosecutors allege a California man was part of a group wielding machetes and fake guns when they stormed North Korea's embassy in Madrid and tied up and beat officials inside.More >>
    Prosecutors allege a California man was part of a group wielding machetes and fake guns when they stormed North Korea's embassy in Madrid and tied up and beat officials inside.More >>
  • Henry Bloch, co-founder of tax company H&R Block, dies at 96

    Henry Bloch, co-founder of tax company H&R Block, dies at 96

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 9:11 PM EDT2019-04-24 01:11:58 GMT
    Tax preparer H&R Block says its co-founder, Henry Bloch, has died at the age of 96.More >>
    Tax preparer H&R Block says its co-founder, Henry Bloch, has died at the age of 96.More >>
  • Police release father's 911 call reporting son missing

    Police release father's 911 call reporting son missing

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 8:43 PM EDT2019-04-24 00:43:05 GMT
    (John Starks/Daily Herald via AP). Andrew Freund Sr., the father of the missing 5-year-old  Andrew "AJ" Freund, walks near his home on Dole Avenue in Crystal Lake, Ill. on Friday, April 19, 2019 as members of the media try to speak with him. Police are...(John Starks/Daily Herald via AP). Andrew Freund Sr., the father of the missing 5-year-old Andrew "AJ" Freund, walks near his home on Dole Avenue in Crystal Lake, Ill. on Friday, April 19, 2019 as members of the media try to speak with him. Police are...
    (John Starks/Daily Herald via AP). Andrew Freund Sr., the father of the missing 5-year-old  Andrew "AJ" Freund, walks near his home on Dole Avenue in Crystal Lake, Ill. on Friday, April 19, 2019 as members of the media try to speak with him. Police are...(John Starks/Daily Herald via AP). Andrew Freund Sr., the father of the missing 5-year-old Andrew "AJ" Freund, walks near his home on Dole Avenue in Crystal Lake, Ill. on Friday, April 19, 2019 as members of the media try to speak with him. Police are...
    Police have released a recording of the 911 call a suburban Chicago man made when he discovered his 5-year-old son was missing.More >>
    Police have released a recording of the 911 call a suburban Chicago man made when he discovered his 5-year-old son was missing.More >>
  • Tennessee lawmakers send governor 'triggered' abortion ban

    Tennessee lawmakers send governor 'triggered' abortion ban

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-04-23 23:02:29 GMT
    A proposal that would effectively outlaw most abortions in Tennessee if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade is headed to the governor's desk.More >>
    A proposal that would effectively outlaw most abortions in Tennessee if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade is headed to the governor's desk.More >>
  • Defense funds being used for Arizona, New Mexico border wall

    Defense funds being used for Arizona, New Mexico border wall

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 6:43 PM EDT2019-04-23 22:43:13 GMT
    The U.S. government is moving forward with plans to use military funds to build border barriers in Arizona and New Mexico.More >>
    The U.S. government is moving forward with plans to use military funds to build border barriers in Arizona and New Mexico.More >>
  • Hillary Clinton: Mueller report is beginning, not the end

    Hillary Clinton: Mueller report is beginning, not the end

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-04-23 22:11:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Hillary Clinton speaks during the TIME 100 Summit, in New York, Tuesday, April 23, 2019.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Hillary Clinton speaks during the TIME 100 Summit, in New York, Tuesday, April 23, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). Hillary Clinton speaks during the TIME 100 Summit, in New York, Tuesday, April 23, 2019.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). Hillary Clinton speaks during the TIME 100 Summit, in New York, Tuesday, April 23, 2019.
    Hillary Clinton says special counsel Robert Mueller's report is only the beginning of a reckoning on election meddling, not the end.More >>
    Hillary Clinton says special counsel Robert Mueller's report is only the beginning of a reckoning on election meddling, not the end.More >>
  • British cyber expert pleads guilty to creating malware

    British cyber expert pleads guilty to creating malware

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 5:23 PM EDT2019-04-23 21:23:37 GMT
    A British cybersecurity researcher credited with stopping a worldwide computer virus in 2017 has pleaded guilty to developing malware to steal banking information.More >>
    A British cybersecurity researcher credited with stopping a worldwide computer virus in 2017 has pleaded guilty to developing malware to steal banking information.More >>
  • Florida Senate passes bill expanding armed teachers program

    Florida Senate passes bill expanding armed teachers program

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 4:44 PM EDT2019-04-23 20:44:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phil Sears). Sen. Lauren Book, D-Plantation, holds back tears as she talks about the shooting victims while debating Senate Bill 7030: Implementation of Legislative Recommendations of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Com...(AP Photo/Phil Sears). Sen. Lauren Book, D-Plantation, holds back tears as she talks about the shooting victims while debating Senate Bill 7030: Implementation of Legislative Recommendations of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Com...
    (AP Photo/Phil Sears). Sen. Lauren Book, D-Plantation, holds back tears as she talks about the shooting victims while debating Senate Bill 7030: Implementation of Legislative Recommendations of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Com...(AP Photo/Phil Sears). Sen. Lauren Book, D-Plantation, holds back tears as she talks about the shooting victims while debating Senate Bill 7030: Implementation of Legislative Recommendations of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Com...
    The Florida Senate passed a bill that will expand a program that allows some trained teacher volunteers to carry guns in schools.More >>
    The Florida Senate passed a bill that will expand a program that allows some trained teacher volunteers to carry guns in schools.More >>
  • Oklahoma City bombing 'Survivor Tree' DNA to live on

    Oklahoma City bombing 'Survivor Tree' DNA to live on

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 4:44 PM EDT2019-04-23 20:44:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2010 file photo, people gather under the Survivor Tree at the Oklahoma City National Memorial during a ceremony marking the 15th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing. As part of the city's annu...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2010 file photo, people gather under the Survivor Tree at the Oklahoma City National Memorial during a ceremony marking the 15th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing. As part of the city's annu...
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2010 file photo, people gather under the Survivor Tree at the Oklahoma City National Memorial during a ceremony marking the 15th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing. As part of the city's annu...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this April 19, 2010 file photo, people gather under the Survivor Tree at the Oklahoma City National Memorial during a ceremony marking the 15th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing. As part of the city's annu...
    Oklahoma City is using science and technology to sustain the DNA of a tree symbolizing hope 24 years after the deadliest act of domestic terrorism on US soil.More >>
    Oklahoma City is using science and technology to sustain the DNA of a tree symbolizing hope 24 years after the deadliest act of domestic terrorism on US soil.More >>
  • Smollett case could undermine prosecutor's reform efforts

    Smollett case could undermine prosecutor's reform efforts

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 4:22 PM EDT2019-04-23 20:22:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019, file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Text messages released showed Foxx believed her office had overcharged “Empire” actor Jussie Smolle...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019, file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Text messages released showed Foxx believed her office had overcharged “Empire” actor Jussie Smolle...
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019, file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Text messages released showed Foxx believed her office had overcharged “Empire” actor Jussie Smolle...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019, file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Text messages released showed Foxx believed her office had overcharged “Empire” actor Jussie Smolle...
    Chicago's top prosecutor drew heavy criticism after she recused herself from the case against Jussie Smollett and then complained in text messages to a subordinate that her office had overcharged the "Empire" actor.More >>
    Chicago's top prosecutor drew heavy criticism after she recused herself from the case against Jussie Smollett and then complained in text messages to a subordinate that her office had overcharged the "Empire" actor.More >>
  • Washington state lawmaker's comments raise ire of nurses

    Washington state lawmaker's comments raise ire of nurses

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 4:01 PM EDT2019-04-23 20:01:59 GMT
    A Washington state lawmaker has raised the ire of nurses by commenting in a speech on the Senate floor that some nurses may spend a lot of time playing cards on their breaks.More >>
    A Washington state lawmaker has raised the ire of nurses by commenting in a speech on the Senate floor that some nurses may spend a lot of time playing cards on their breaks.More >>
  • Video released of suspect in 2017 killings of Indiana girls

    Video released of suspect in 2017 killings of Indiana girls

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 3:43 PM EDT2019-04-23 19:43:20 GMT
    (J. Kyle Keener/The Pharos-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2017, file photo, Indiana State Police Peru post public information officer Tony Slocum provides the latest details of the investigation into the murders of teenage girls Liberty...(J. Kyle Keener/The Pharos-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2017, file photo, Indiana State Police Peru post public information officer Tony Slocum provides the latest details of the investigation into the murders of teenage girls Liberty...
    (J. Kyle Keener/The Pharos-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2017, file photo, Indiana State Police Peru post public information officer Tony Slocum provides the latest details of the investigation into the murders of teenage girls Liberty...(J. Kyle Keener/The Pharos-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2017, file photo, Indiana State Police Peru post public information officer Tony Slocum provides the latest details of the investigation into the murders of teenage girls Liberty...
    A spokesman says Indiana State Police will release "very significant information" about the 2017 deaths of two teenagers who were killed during a hiking trip.More >>
    A spokesman says Indiana State Police will release "very significant information" about the 2017 deaths of two teenagers who were killed during a hiking trip.More >>
  • Witnesses describe struggling plane on doomed Texas flight

    Witnesses describe struggling plane on doomed Texas flight

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-04-23 19:32:49 GMT
    (William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). Authorities investigate at the crash scene of a twin-engine Beechcraft BE58, Monday, April 22, 2019, near Kerrville, Texas. The pilot and the five other people aboard the plane were all killed, said...(William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). Authorities investigate at the crash scene of a twin-engine Beechcraft BE58, Monday, April 22, 2019, near Kerrville, Texas. The pilot and the five other people aboard the plane were all killed, said...
    (William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). Authorities investigate at the crash scene of a twin-engine Beechcraft BE58, Monday, April 22, 2019, near Kerrville, Texas. The pilot and the five other people aboard the plane were all killed, said...(William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). Authorities investigate at the crash scene of a twin-engine Beechcraft BE58, Monday, April 22, 2019, near Kerrville, Texas. The pilot and the five other people aboard the plane were all killed, said...
    Witnesses say they heard a twin-engine plane sputter and saw its tail dragging just before it crashed in Central Texas, killing all six people on board.More >>
    Witnesses say they heard a twin-engine plane sputter and saw its tail dragging just before it crashed in Central Texas, killing all six people on board.More >>
  • Armed border group's leader said to have assassination plans

    Armed border group's leader said to have assassination plans

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 3:32 PM EDT2019-04-23 19:32:38 GMT
    A criminal complaint alleges the leader of an armed group that has been detaining asylum-seeking families from Central America near the Mexican border said in 2017 he was training supporters to assassinate Hillary...More >>
    A criminal complaint alleges the leader of an armed group that has been detaining asylum-seeking families from Central America near the Mexican border said in 2017 he was training supporters to assassinate Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama and George Soros.More >>
  • Casey lobbies for Democratic primary debate in Pennsylvania

    Casey lobbies for Democratic primary debate in Pennsylvania

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 12:42 PM EDT2019-04-23 16:42:42 GMT
    Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey of Pennsylvania is lobbying for a presidential primary debate to be held in his home state, which is projected as a battleground in the 2020 presidential election.More >>
    Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey of Pennsylvania is lobbying for a presidential primary debate to be held in his home state, which is projected as a battleground in the 2020 presidential election.More >>
  • Two-wave US flu season is now the longest in a decade

    Two-wave US flu season is now the longest in a decade

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 12:21 PM EDT2019-04-23 16:21:53 GMT
    (Dr. Michael Shaw, Doug Jordan/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP). FILE - This 2011 electron microscope image provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows H3N2 influenza virions. In January 2019, the flu season was s...(Dr. Michael Shaw, Doug Jordan/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP). FILE - This 2011 electron microscope image provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows H3N2 influenza virions. In January 2019, the flu season was s...
    (Dr. Michael Shaw, Doug Jordan/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP). FILE - This 2011 electron microscope image provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows H3N2 influenza virions. In January 2019, the flu season was s...(Dr. Michael Shaw, Doug Jordan/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention via AP). FILE - This 2011 electron microscope image provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows H3N2 influenza virions. In January 2019, the flu season was s...
    US flu season drags on, becoming the longest in recent history.More >>
    US flu season drags on, becoming the longest in recent history.More >>
  • How many cherries in frozen pie? FDA may soon drop rules

    How many cherries in frozen pie? FDA may soon drop rules

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 11:41 AM EDT2019-04-23 15:41:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma). FILE - This Monday, Feb. 2, 2009 file photo shows a frozen cherry pie in a store's freezer in Palo Alto, Calif. In 2019, the Food and Drug Administration is preparing to propose getting rid of a federal standard for frozen cherr...(AP Photo/Paul Sakuma). FILE - This Monday, Feb. 2, 2009 file photo shows a frozen cherry pie in a store's freezer in Palo Alto, Calif. In 2019, the Food and Drug Administration is preparing to propose getting rid of a federal standard for frozen cherr...
    (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma). FILE - This Monday, Feb. 2, 2009 file photo shows a frozen cherry pie in a store's freezer in Palo Alto, Calif. In 2019, the Food and Drug Administration is preparing to propose getting rid of a federal standard for frozen cherr...(AP Photo/Paul Sakuma). FILE - This Monday, Feb. 2, 2009 file photo shows a frozen cherry pie in a store's freezer in Palo Alto, Calif. In 2019, the Food and Drug Administration is preparing to propose getting rid of a federal standard for frozen cherr...
    President Donald Trump may soon be able to claim a sweet victory for his deregulation push: Officials are preparing to get rid of decades-old rules for frozen cherry pies.More >>
    President Donald Trump may soon be able to claim a sweet victory for his deregulation push: Officials are preparing to get rid of decades-old rules for frozen cherry pies.More >>
  • Surveillance clips show Chinese billionaire with accuser

    Surveillance clips show Chinese billionaire with accuser

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 11:14 AM EDT2019-04-23 15:14:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this file photo taken May 22, 2014, Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, CEO of JD.com, raises his arms to celebrate the IPO for his company at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York. A woman who said she was ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this file photo taken May 22, 2014, Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, CEO of JD.com, raises his arms to celebrate the IPO for his company at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York. A woman who said she was ...
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this file photo taken May 22, 2014, Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, CEO of JD.com, raises his arms to celebrate the IPO for his company at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York. A woman who said she was ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this file photo taken May 22, 2014, Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, CEO of JD.com, raises his arms to celebrate the IPO for his company at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York. A woman who said she was ...
    Surveillance videos posted to a Chinese social media site show JD.com founder Richard Liu walking with the woman who accused him of rape.More >>
    Surveillance videos posted to a Chinese social media site show JD.com founder Richard Liu walking with the woman who accused him of rape.More >>
  • Trump opens Easter Egg Roll with talk of economy, military

    Trump opens Easter Egg Roll with talk of economy, military

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 11:02 AM EDT2019-04-23 15:02:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, right, gestures as he and first lady Melania Trump, left, arrive for Easter services at Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, Sunday, April 21, 2019, in Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, right, gestures as he and first lady Melania Trump, left, arrive for Easter services at Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, Sunday, April 21, 2019, in Palm Beach, Fla.
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, right, gestures as he and first lady Melania Trump, left, arrive for Easter services at Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, Sunday, April 21, 2019, in Palm Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump, right, gestures as he and first lady Melania Trump, left, arrive for Easter services at Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, Sunday, April 21, 2019, in Palm Beach, Fla.
    The White House lawn is the scene of its biggest social event of the year: the annual Easter Egg Roll.More >>
    The White House lawn is the scene of its biggest social event of the year: the annual Easter Egg Roll.More >>
  • Democrats criticize GOP state rep for chats about spying

    Democrats criticize GOP state rep for chats about spying

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 10:12 AM EDT2019-04-23 14:12:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane, speaks Tuesday, April 9, 2019, on the House floor at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash., as lawmakers continued to work through the final month of the regular session of the Legislature.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane, speaks Tuesday, April 9, 2019, on the House floor at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash., as lawmakers continued to work through the final month of the regular session of the Legislature.
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane, speaks Tuesday, April 9, 2019, on the House floor at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash., as lawmakers continued to work through the final month of the regular session of the Legislature.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane, speaks Tuesday, April 9, 2019, on the House floor at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash., as lawmakers continued to work through the final month of the regular session of the Legislature.
    Gov. Jay Inslee and other Democrats in Washington state are criticizing conservative state Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, for appearing to support spying on political opponents.More >>
    Gov. Jay Inslee and other Democrats in Washington state are criticizing conservative state Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, for appearing to support spying on political opponents.More >>
  • Customers videotaped at spa in Kraft case sue authorities

    Customers videotaped at spa in Kraft case sue authorities

    Tuesday, April 23 2019 9:12 AM EDT2019-04-23 13:12:55 GMT
    Federal class-action lawsuit filed against Florida authorities alleging they unlawfully videotaped dozens who received lawful massages at a parlor where New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft allegedly paid for sex.More >>
    Federal class-action lawsuit filed against Florida authorities alleging they unlawfully videotaped dozens who received lawful massages at a parlor where New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft allegedly paid for sex.More >>
  • Officials say 6 people died in Texas small plane crash

    Officials say 6 people died in Texas small plane crash

    Monday, April 22 2019 11:21 PM EDT2019-04-23 03:21:43 GMT
    Authorities say six people have died in a small plane crash in central Texas.More >>
    Authorities say six people have died in a small plane crash in central Texas.More >>
  • Jury selected in 2nd trial over NCAA recruitment

    Jury selected in 2nd trial over NCAA recruitment

    Monday, April 22 2019 10:12 PM EDT2019-04-23 02:12:24 GMT
    Jury selection has begun in the fraud trial of an aspiring agent and a former amateur coach charged with bribing big-school coaches to boost their business relationship with amateur basketball players.More >>
    Jury selection has begun in the fraud trial of an aspiring agent and a former amateur coach charged with bribing big-school coaches to boost their business relationship with amateur basketball players.More >>
  • Private cargo ship brings Easter feast to the space station

    Private cargo ship brings Easter feast to the space station

    Monday, April 22 2019 9:03 PM EDT2019-04-23 01:03:09 GMT
    A private cargo ship has arrived at the International Space Station following a 1 ½-day journey from Virginia.More >>
    A private cargo ship has arrived at the International Space Station following a 1 ½-day journey from Virginia.More >>
  • Remains of WWII soldier identified 76 years after going MIA

    Remains of WWII soldier identified 76 years after going MIA

    Monday, April 22 2019 6:12 PM EDT2019-04-22 22:12:59 GMT
    The remains of a World War II soldier who went missing in final weeks of the Guadalcanal campaign have been positively identified 76 years after he was listed as missing in action.More >>
    The remains of a World War II soldier who went missing in final weeks of the Guadalcanal campaign have been positively identified 76 years after he was listed as missing in action.More >>
  • Ohio top court to hear arguments in TV news defamation case

    Ohio top court to hear arguments in TV news defamation case

    Monday, April 22 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-04-22 21:01:45 GMT
    Ohio's Supreme Court will hear arguments in an appeal involving a lawsuit that claims a television station falsely labeled three siblings as "robbers.".More >>
    Ohio's Supreme Court will hear arguments in an appeal involving a lawsuit that claims a television station falsely labeled three siblings as "robbers.".More >>
  • Appeals court rejects Chelsea Manning's effort to leave jail

    Appeals court rejects Chelsea Manning's effort to leave jail

    Monday, April 22 2019 3:51 PM EDT2019-04-22 19:51:56 GMT
    A federal appeals court has rejected a bid by former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning to be released from jail for refusing to testify to a grand jury.More >>
    A federal appeals court has rejected a bid by former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning to be released from jail for refusing to testify to a grand jury.More >>
  • Texas town reflects on dragging death ahead of execution

    Texas town reflects on dragging death ahead of execution

    Monday, April 22 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-04-22 18:13:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Juan Lozano). In this Wednesday, April 10, 2019, photo Mylinda Byrd Washington, 66, right, and Louvon Byrd Harris, 61, hold up photographs of their brother James Byrd Jr. in Houston. James Byrd Jr. was the victim of what is considered to be o...(AP Photo/Juan Lozano). In this Wednesday, April 10, 2019, photo Mylinda Byrd Washington, 66, right, and Louvon Byrd Harris, 61, hold up photographs of their brother James Byrd Jr. in Houston. James Byrd Jr. was the victim of what is considered to be o...
    (AP Photo/Juan Lozano). In this Wednesday, April 10, 2019, photo Mylinda Byrd Washington, 66, right, and Louvon Byrd Harris, 61, hold up photographs of their brother James Byrd Jr. in Houston. James Byrd Jr. was the victim of what is considered to be o...(AP Photo/Juan Lozano). In this Wednesday, April 10, 2019, photo Mylinda Byrd Washington, 66, right, and Louvon Byrd Harris, 61, hold up photographs of their brother James Byrd Jr. in Houston. James Byrd Jr. was the victim of what is considered to be o...
    An East Texas town is still haunted by a gruesome hate crime in which a black man was dragged behind a pickup truck and killed by three white men nearly 21 years ago.More >>
    An East Texas town is still haunted by a gruesome hate crime in which a black man was dragged behind a pickup truck and killed by three white men nearly 21 years ago.More >>
  • Stolen pickup truck strikes, kills Uber passenger in Oregon

    Stolen pickup truck strikes, kills Uber passenger in Oregon

    Monday, April 22 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-04-22 18:13:02 GMT
    Portland police say a man driving a speeding, stolen truck crashed into a sport-utility vehicle, killing an Uber passenger.More >>
    Portland police say a man driving a speeding, stolen truck crashed into a sport-utility vehicle, killing an Uber passenger.More >>
  • Report: Man arrested near border faced similar weapon charge

    Report: Man arrested near border faced similar weapon charge

    Monday, April 22 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-04-22 18:13:01 GMT
    New Mexico man, who is member of armed civilian border group, arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of firearms and faced similar charges 13 years ago in Oregon.More >>
    New Mexico man, who is member of armed civilian border group, arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of firearms and faced similar charges 13 years ago in Oregon.More >>
  • The Latest: Police release video of suspect in girls' deaths

    The Latest: Police release video of suspect in girls' deaths

    Monday, April 22 2019 12:54 PM EDT2019-04-22 16:54:01 GMT
    (Indiana State Police via AP, File). FILE - This composite sketch released July 17, 2017, by the Indiana State Police shows the man they consider the main suspect in the killings of teenage girls Liberty German, and Abigail Williams who disappeared fro...(Indiana State Police via AP, File). FILE - This composite sketch released July 17, 2017, by the Indiana State Police shows the man they consider the main suspect in the killings of teenage girls Liberty German, and Abigail Williams who disappeared fro...
    (Indiana State Police via AP, File). FILE - This composite sketch released July 17, 2017, by the Indiana State Police shows the man they consider the main suspect in the killings of teenage girls Liberty German, and Abigail Williams who disappeared fro...(Indiana State Police via AP, File). FILE - This composite sketch released July 17, 2017, by the Indiana State Police shows the man they consider the main suspect in the killings of teenage girls Liberty German, and Abigail Williams who disappeared fro...
    Indiana State Police have released video of the suspect in the 2017 killings of two teenage girls that shows the man walking on an abandoned railroad bridge the teens visited before they were slain.More >>
    Indiana State Police have released video of the suspect in the 2017 killings of two teenage girls that shows the man walking on an abandoned railroad bridge the teens visited before they were slain.More >>
  • Kansas zookeeper attacked by tiger is out of intensive care

    Kansas zookeeper attacked by tiger is out of intensive care

    Monday, April 22 2019 12:53 PM EDT2019-04-22 16:53:46 GMT
    (Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). REMOVES DETAIL THAT ATTACK TOOK PLACE INDOORS, AS ATTACK ACTUALLY TOOK PLACE OUTSIDE - FILE - This November 2018 file photo shows Sanjiv, a Sumatran tiger at the Topeka Zoo in Topeka, Kansas. City o...(Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). REMOVES DETAIL THAT ATTACK TOOK PLACE INDOORS, AS ATTACK ACTUALLY TOOK PLACE OUTSIDE - FILE - This November 2018 file photo shows Sanjiv, a Sumatran tiger at the Topeka Zoo in Topeka, Kansas. City o...
    (Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). REMOVES DETAIL THAT ATTACK TOOK PLACE INDOORS, AS ATTACK ACTUALLY TOOK PLACE OUTSIDE - FILE - This November 2018 file photo shows Sanjiv, a Sumatran tiger at the Topeka Zoo in Topeka, Kansas. City o...(Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). REMOVES DETAIL THAT ATTACK TOOK PLACE INDOORS, AS ATTACK ACTUALLY TOOK PLACE OUTSIDE - FILE - This November 2018 file photo shows Sanjiv, a Sumatran tiger at the Topeka Zoo in Topeka, Kansas. City o...
    Officials say a Kansas zookeeper who was attacked by a Sumatran tiger is out of intensive care.More >>
    Officials say a Kansas zookeeper who was attacked by a Sumatran tiger is out of intensive care.More >>
  • Arkansas faces new court fight over sedative for executions

    Arkansas faces new court fight over sedative for executions

    Monday, April 22 2019 11:52 AM EDT2019-04-22 15:52:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE--In this Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, file photo, Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge speaks to reporters at Trump Tower, in New York. A federal lawsuit filed by death row inmates in Arkansas has renewed a court ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE--In this Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, file photo, Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge speaks to reporters at Trump Tower, in New York. A federal lawsuit filed by death row inmates in Arkansas has renewed a court ...
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE--In this Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, file photo, Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge speaks to reporters at Trump Tower, in New York. A federal lawsuit filed by death row inmates in Arkansas has renewed a court ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE--In this Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, file photo, Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge speaks to reporters at Trump Tower, in New York. A federal lawsuit filed by death row inmates in Arkansas has renewed a court ...
    A federal lawsuit filed by death row inmates has renewed a court fight over whether the sedative Arkansas uses for lethal injections causes torturous executions, two years after it raced to put eight inmates to...More >>
    A federal lawsuit filed by death row inmates has renewed a court fight over whether the sedative Arkansas uses for lethal injections causes torturous executions, two years after it raced to put eight inmates to death in 11 days before its batch expired.More >>
  • Columbine honors 13 lost with community service, ceremony

    Columbine honors 13 lost with community service, ceremony

    Monday, April 22 2019 11:13 AM EDT2019-04-22 15:13:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thomas Peipert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2019, file photo, origami cranes, a symbol of peace, hang in the Columbine High School library in Littleton, Colo., near where several survivors and family members of the victims gathered to spe...(AP Photo/Thomas Peipert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2019, file photo, origami cranes, a symbol of peace, hang in the Columbine High School library in Littleton, Colo., near where several survivors and family members of the victims gathered to spe...
    (AP Photo/Thomas Peipert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2019, file photo, origami cranes, a symbol of peace, hang in the Columbine High School library in Littleton, Colo., near where several survivors and family members of the victims gathered to spe...(AP Photo/Thomas Peipert, File). FILE - In this March 23, 2019, file photo, origami cranes, a symbol of peace, hang in the Columbine High School library in Littleton, Colo., near where several survivors and family members of the victims gathered to spe...
    A Colorado community is marking the 20th anniversary of the attack on Columbine High School that killed 13 people and injured 24 others with community service projects and a remembrance ceremony.More >>
    A Colorado community is marking the 20th anniversary of the attack on Columbine High School that killed 13 people and injured 24 others with community service projects and a remembrance ceremony.More >>
  • United Methodists edge toward breakup over LGBT policies

    United Methodists edge toward breakup over LGBT policies

    Monday, April 22 2019 11:11 AM EDT2019-04-22 15:11:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A gay pride rainbow flag flies along with the U.S. flag in front of the Asbury United Methodist Church in Prairie Village, Kan., on Friday, April 19, 2019. There's at least one area of agreement among conservative, centrist a...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A gay pride rainbow flag flies along with the U.S. flag in front of the Asbury United Methodist Church in Prairie Village, Kan., on Friday, April 19, 2019. There's at least one area of agreement among conservative, centrist a...
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A gay pride rainbow flag flies along with the U.S. flag in front of the Asbury United Methodist Church in Prairie Village, Kan., on Friday, April 19, 2019. There's at least one area of agreement among conservative, centrist a...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A gay pride rainbow flag flies along with the U.S. flag in front of the Asbury United Methodist Church in Prairie Village, Kan., on Friday, April 19, 2019. There's at least one area of agreement among conservative, centrist a...
    United Methodist Church is on a path toward likely breakup over differences on same-sex marriage and ordination of LGBT pastors.More >>
    United Methodist Church is on a path toward likely breakup over differences on same-sex marriage and ordination of LGBT pastors.More >>
  • Parents who starved and shackled children sentenced to life

    Parents who starved and shackled children sentenced to life

    Monday, April 22 2019 10:12 AM EDT2019-04-22 14:12:31 GMT
    (Watchara Phomicinda/The Orange County Register via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The Turpins...(Watchara Phomicinda/The Orange County Register via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The Turpins...
    (Watchara Phomicinda/The Orange County Register via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The Turpins...(Watchara Phomicinda/The Orange County Register via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this June 20, 2018, file photo Louise Turpin, left, and her husband, David Turpin, right, appear for a preliminary hearing in Superior Court in Riverside, Calif. The Turpins...
    A California couple who starved a dozen of their children and shackled some to beds face sentencing for years of abuse.More >>
    A California couple who starved a dozen of their children and shackled some to beds face sentencing for years of abuse.More >>
  • Stop & Shop, workers reach tentative contract agreement

    Stop & Shop, workers reach tentative contract agreement

    Monday, April 22 2019 9:01 AM EDT2019-04-22 13:01:57 GMT
    Stop & Shop supermarket workers and company officials say they've reached a tentative contract agreement.More >>
    Stop & Shop supermarket workers and company officials say they've reached a tentative contract agreement.More >>
  • Condition of Topeka zookeeper attacked by tiger improving

    Condition of Topeka zookeeper attacked by tiger improving

    Monday, April 22 2019 8:12 AM EDT2019-04-22 12:12:33 GMT
    The director of the Topeka Zoo says a zookeeper who was attacked by a Sumatran tiger remains in intensive care but her prognosis for recovery is good.More >>
    The director of the Topeka Zoo says a zookeeper who was attacked by a Sumatran tiger remains in intensive care but her prognosis for recovery is good.More >>
  • Corporate America embraces 420 as pot legalization grows

    Corporate America embraces 420 as pot legalization grows

    Monday, April 22 2019 6:11 AM EDT2019-04-22 10:11:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - This March 22, 2019 file photo shows a bud on a marijuana plant at Compassionate Care Foundation's medical marijuana dispensary in Egg Harbor Township, N.J. U.S. retail sales of cannabis products jumped to $10.5 bi...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - This March 22, 2019 file photo shows a bud on a marijuana plant at Compassionate Care Foundation's medical marijuana dispensary in Egg Harbor Township, N.J. U.S. retail sales of cannabis products jumped to $10.5 bi...
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - This March 22, 2019 file photo shows a bud on a marijuana plant at Compassionate Care Foundation's medical marijuana dispensary in Egg Harbor Township, N.J. U.S. retail sales of cannabis products jumped to $10.5 bi...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - This March 22, 2019 file photo shows a bud on a marijuana plant at Compassionate Care Foundation's medical marijuana dispensary in Egg Harbor Township, N.J. U.S. retail sales of cannabis products jumped to $10.5 bi...
    April 20 is the day stoners decades ago chose to celebrate their love of marijuana, but as pot legalization expands some mainstream brands are joining the party.More >>
    April 20 is the day stoners decades ago chose to celebrate their love of marijuana, but as pot legalization expands some mainstream brands are joining the party.More >>
  • Sri Lanka blocks social media after Easter Sunday bombings

    Sri Lanka blocks social media after Easter Sunday bombings

    Monday, April 22 2019 2:22 AM EDT2019-04-22 06:22:51 GMT
    A group that monitors internet censorship says Sri Lankan authorities have blocked most social media services in the country following attacks that killed more than 200 people on Easter Sunday.More >>
    A group that monitors internet censorship says Sri Lankan authorities have blocked most social media services in the country following attacks that killed more than 200 people on Easter Sunday.More >>
  • Blankets, bed-sharing common in accidental baby suffocations

    Blankets, bed-sharing common in accidental baby suffocations

    Monday, April 22 2019 12:13 AM EDT2019-04-22 04:13:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Steve Earley, File). FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, a doctor demonstrates how an infant can die due to unsafe sleeping practices using a scene re-enactment doll in Norfolk, Va. Released on Monday, April 22, 201...(AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Steve Earley, File). FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, a doctor demonstrates how an infant can die due to unsafe sleeping practices using a scene re-enactment doll in Norfolk, Va. Released on Monday, April 22, 201...
    (AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Steve Earley, File). FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, a doctor demonstrates how an infant can die due to unsafe sleeping practices using a scene re-enactment doll in Norfolk, Va. Released on Monday, April 22, 201...(AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Steve Earley, File). FILE - In this March 22, 2012 file photo, a doctor demonstrates how an infant can die due to unsafe sleeping practices using a scene re-enactment doll in Norfolk, Va. Released on Monday, April 22, 201...
    New US research finds blankets, bed-sharing common in accidental baby suffocations.More >>
    New US research finds blankets, bed-sharing common in accidental baby suffocations.More >>
  • The Latest: Japan confirms 1 fatality in Sri Lanka blasts

    The Latest: Japan confirms 1 fatality in Sri Lanka blasts

    Sunday, April 21 2019 9:22 PM EDT2019-04-22 01:22:00 GMT
    A security official says six near simultaneous blasts have hit three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.More >>
    A security official says six near simultaneous blasts have hit three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.More >>
  • Texas cancer center ousts 3 over Chinese data theft concerns

    Texas cancer center ousts 3 over Chinese data theft concerns

    Sunday, April 21 2019 7:21 PM EDT2019-04-21 23:21:55 GMT
    A prominent cancer center in Houston says it has ousted three scientists whom federal authorities suggested are involved in Chinese efforts to steal American research.More >>
    A prominent cancer center in Houston says it has ousted three scientists whom federal authorities suggested are involved in Chinese efforts to steal American research.More >>
  • Armed civilian border group member arrested in New Mexico

    Armed civilian border group member arrested in New Mexico

    Sunday, April 21 2019 4:30 PM EDT2019-04-21 20:30:57 GMT
    Authorities say a New Mexico man belonging to an armed group that has detained Central American families near the U.S.-Mexico border was arrested Saturday on a criminal complaint accusing him of being a felon in...More >>
    Authorities say a New Mexico man belonging to an armed group that has detained Central American families near the U.S.-Mexico border was arrested Saturday on a criminal complaint accusing him of being a felon in possession of firearms and ammunition.More >>
  • America's 1st female astronaut candidate, Jerrie Cobb, dies

    America's 1st female astronaut candidate, Jerrie Cobb, dies

    Sunday, April 21 2019 2:23 PM EDT2019-04-21 18:23:08 GMT
    (NASA via AP). In this 1960 photo made available by NASA, Jerrie Cobb prepares to operate the Multi-Axis Space Test Inertia Facility (MASTIF) at the Lewis Research Center in Ohio.  The three-axis rig was developed to train Project Mercury pilots in bri...(NASA via AP). In this 1960 photo made available by NASA, Jerrie Cobb prepares to operate the Multi-Axis Space Test Inertia Facility (MASTIF) at the Lewis Research Center in Ohio. The three-axis rig was developed to train Project Mercury pilots in bri...
    (NASA via AP). In this 1960 photo made available by NASA, Jerrie Cobb prepares to operate the Multi-Axis Space Test Inertia Facility (MASTIF) at the Lewis Research Center in Ohio.  The three-axis rig was developed to train Project Mercury pilots in bri...(NASA via AP). In this 1960 photo made available by NASA, Jerrie Cobb prepares to operate the Multi-Axis Space Test Inertia Facility (MASTIF) at the Lewis Research Center in Ohio. The three-axis rig was developed to train Project Mercury pilots in bri...
    NASA's first female astronaut candidate, pilot Jerrie Cobb, has died.More >>
    NASA's first female astronaut candidate, pilot Jerrie Cobb, has died.More >>
  • Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring tornado threat

    Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring tornado threat

    Sunday, April 21 2019 12:03 PM EDT2019-04-21 16:03:00 GMT
    (Heather Rousseau/The Roanoke Times via AP). Fallen trees and street signs litter the grass off Highway 220 North after a tornado touched down in Franklin County, Va., Friday, April 19, 2019.(Heather Rousseau/The Roanoke Times via AP). Fallen trees and street signs litter the grass off Highway 220 North after a tornado touched down in Franklin County, Va., Friday, April 19, 2019.
    (Heather Rousseau/The Roanoke Times via AP). Fallen trees and street signs litter the grass off Highway 220 North after a tornado touched down in Franklin County, Va., Friday, April 19, 2019.(Heather Rousseau/The Roanoke Times via AP). Fallen trees and street signs litter the grass off Highway 220 North after a tornado touched down in Franklin County, Va., Friday, April 19, 2019.
    A strong storm system barreling through the South has killed an 8-year-old girl in Florida and was threatening tornadoes in large parts of the Carolinas and southern Virginia.More >>
    A strong storm system barreling through the South has killed an 8-year-old girl in Florida and was threatening tornadoes in large parts of the Carolinas and southern Virginia.More >>
  • The Latest: 12 students,1 teacher killed honored at ceremony

    The Latest: 12 students,1 teacher killed honored at ceremony

    Sunday, April 21 2019 11:52 AM EDT2019-04-21 15:52:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A woman looks over the stories of the slain before a vigil at the memorial for the victims of the massacre at Columbine High School nearly 20 years ago Friday, April 19, 2019, in Littleton, Colo.(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A woman looks over the stories of the slain before a vigil at the memorial for the victims of the massacre at Columbine High School nearly 20 years ago Friday, April 19, 2019, in Littleton, Colo.
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A woman looks over the stories of the slain before a vigil at the memorial for the victims of the massacre at Columbine High School nearly 20 years ago Friday, April 19, 2019, in Littleton, Colo.(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A woman looks over the stories of the slain before a vigil at the memorial for the victims of the massacre at Columbine High School nearly 20 years ago Friday, April 19, 2019, in Littleton, Colo.
    A steady stream of people are visiting a memorial to the 13 people killed at Columbine High School 20 years ago ahead of a remembrance ceremony in suburban Denver.More >>
    A steady stream of people are visiting a memorial to the 13 people killed at Columbine High School 20 years ago ahead of a remembrance ceremony in suburban Denver.More >>
  • Zookeeper hospitalized after tiger attack at Topeka Zoo

    Zookeeper hospitalized after tiger attack at Topeka Zoo

    Sunday, April 21 2019 5:22 AM EDT2019-04-21 09:22:13 GMT
    (The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP). This Nov. 2018 file photo shows Sanjiv, a Sumatran tiger at the Topeka Zoo  in Topeka, Kansas.  City officials say Sanjiv, mauled a zookeeper early Saturday, April 20, 2019 in a secured indoor space at the zoo.  Top...(The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP). This Nov. 2018 file photo shows Sanjiv, a Sumatran tiger at the Topeka Zoo in Topeka, Kansas. City officials say Sanjiv, mauled a zookeeper early Saturday, April 20, 2019 in a secured indoor space at the zoo. Top...
    (The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP). This Nov. 2018 file photo shows Sanjiv, a Sumatran tiger at the Topeka Zoo  in Topeka, Kansas.  City officials say Sanjiv, mauled a zookeeper early Saturday, April 20, 2019 in a secured indoor space at the zoo.  Top...(The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP). This Nov. 2018 file photo shows Sanjiv, a Sumatran tiger at the Topeka Zoo in Topeka, Kansas. City officials say Sanjiv, mauled a zookeeper early Saturday, April 20, 2019 in a secured indoor space at the zoo. Top...
    City officials say a tiger mauled a zookeeper at the Topeka Zoo in northeastern Kansas.More >>
    City officials say a tiger mauled a zookeeper at the Topeka Zoo in northeastern Kansas.More >>
  • Cancer-causing chemical taints water after California blaze

    Cancer-causing chemical taints water after California blaze

    Saturday, April 20 2019 7:41 PM EDT2019-04-20 23:41:34 GMT
    Water officials say the drinking water in Paradise, California, which was decimated by a wildfire last year, is contaminated with the cancer-causing chemical benzene.More >>
    Water officials say the drinking water in Paradise, California, which was decimated by a wildfire last year, is contaminated with the cancer-causing chemical benzene.More >>
  • McConnell proposes national minimum age of 21 for tobacco

    McConnell proposes national minimum age of 21 for tobacco

    Saturday, April 20 2019 6:20 PM EDT2019-04-20 22:20:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 9, 2019.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 9, 2019.
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 9, 2019.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, April 9, 2019.
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 nationally.More >>
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 nationally.More >>
  • Fake news? Mueller isn't buying it

    Fake news? Mueller isn't buying it

    Saturday, April 20 2019 6:11 PM EDT2019-04-20 22:11:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Marine One with President Donald Trump aboard, departs the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday, April 18, 2019, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md. President Trump is traveling to his Mar-a-lago estate to spend...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Marine One with President Donald Trump aboard, departs the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday, April 18, 2019, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md. President Trump is traveling to his Mar-a-lago estate to spend...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Marine One with President Donald Trump aboard, departs the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday, April 18, 2019, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md. President Trump is traveling to his Mar-a-lago estate to spend...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Marine One with President Donald Trump aboard, departs the South Lawn of the White House, Thursday, April 18, 2019, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md. President Trump is traveling to his Mar-a-lago estate to spend...
    Special counsel Robert Mueller delivered his own verdict on the president's contention that unfavorable stories are 'fake news': he isn't buying it.More >>
    Special counsel Robert Mueller delivered his own verdict on the president's contention that unfavorable stories are 'fake news': he isn't buying it.More >>
  • Family detention space goes unused as Trump warns of crisis

    Family detention space goes unused as Trump warns of crisis

    Saturday, April 20 2019 2:42 PM EDT2019-04-20 18:42:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2014, file photo, detained immigrant children line up in the cafeteria at the Karnes County Residential Center, a detention center for immigrant families, in Karnes City, Texas. The Trump administrati...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2014, file photo, detained immigrant children line up in the cafeteria at the Karnes County Residential Center, a detention center for immigrant families, in Karnes City, Texas. The Trump administrati...
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2014, file photo, detained immigrant children line up in the cafeteria at the Karnes County Residential Center, a detention center for immigrant families, in Karnes City, Texas. The Trump administrati...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2014, file photo, detained immigrant children line up in the cafeteria at the Karnes County Residential Center, a detention center for immigrant families, in Karnes City, Texas. The Trump administrati...
    President Donald Trump's administration regularly complains about having to "catch and release" migrants.More >>
    President Donald Trump's administration regularly complains about having to "catch and release" migrants.More >>
  • Probation for man who sent powder to Trump sons, others

    Probation for man who sent powder to Trump sons, others

    Saturday, April 20 2019 2:22 PM EDT2019-04-20 18:22:56 GMT
    (Beverly Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This booking photo released Thursday, March 1, 2018, by the Beverly Police Department shows Daniel Frisiello, of Beverly, Mass., accused of mailing five envelopes containing a white powder. Prosecutors a...(Beverly Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This booking photo released Thursday, March 1, 2018, by the Beverly Police Department shows Daniel Frisiello, of Beverly, Mass., accused of mailing five envelopes containing a white powder. Prosecutors a...
    (Beverly Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This booking photo released Thursday, March 1, 2018, by the Beverly Police Department shows Daniel Frisiello, of Beverly, Mass., accused of mailing five envelopes containing a white powder. Prosecutors a...(Beverly Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This booking photo released Thursday, March 1, 2018, by the Beverly Police Department shows Daniel Frisiello, of Beverly, Mass., accused of mailing five envelopes containing a white powder. Prosecutors a...
    A Massachusetts man who sent threatening letters filled with white powder to President Donald Trump's sons and others has been sentenced to five years of probation.More >>
    A Massachusetts man who sent threatening letters filled with white powder to President Donald Trump's sons and others has been sentenced to five years of probation.More >>
  • Charges at Minnesota cop's trial offer jury range of options

    Charges at Minnesota cop's trial offer jury range of options

    Saturday, April 20 2019 2:22 PM EDT2019-04-20 18:22:55 GMT
    (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP). Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, center, is accompanied by his attorneys Peter Wold, not pictured, and Thomas Plunkett, right, as he walks towards the Hennepin County Government Center for opening argum...(David Joles/Star Tribune via AP). Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, center, is accompanied by his attorneys Peter Wold, not pictured, and Thomas Plunkett, right, as he walks towards the Hennepin County Government Center for opening argum...
    (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP). Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, center, is accompanied by his attorneys Peter Wold, not pictured, and Thomas Plunkett, right, as he walks towards the Hennepin County Government Center for opening argum...(David Joles/Star Tribune via AP). Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, center, is accompanied by his attorneys Peter Wold, not pictured, and Thomas Plunkett, right, as he walks towards the Hennepin County Government Center for opening argum...
    Prosecutors have given jurors hearing the case against a former Minneapolis police officer who shot an unarmed 911 caller multiple options.More >>
    Prosecutors have given jurors hearing the case against a former Minneapolis police officer who shot an unarmed 911 caller multiple options.More >>
  • NYC Ballet must rehire 2 dancers fired over nude photos

    NYC Ballet must rehire 2 dancers fired over nude photos

    Saturday, April 20 2019 2:22 PM EDT2019-04-20 18:22:54 GMT
    An arbitrator has ordered New York City Ballet to reinstate two male dancers who were fired for sharing nude photos of women and sexually explicit texts.More >>
    An arbitrator has ordered New York City Ballet to reinstate two male dancers who were fired for sharing nude photos of women and sexually explicit texts.More >>
  • National Enquirer being sold to former newsstand mogul

    National Enquirer being sold to former newsstand mogul

    Saturday, April 20 2019 2:22 PM EDT2019-04-20 18:22:44 GMT
    The National Enquirer is being sold to the former head of airport newsstand company.More >>
    The National Enquirer is being sold to the former head of airport newsstand company.More >>
  • Undersheriff: Teen's death likely preceded Colorado manhunt

    Undersheriff: Teen's death likely preceded Colorado manhunt

    Saturday, April 20 2019 11:31 AM EDT2019-04-20 15:31:46 GMT
    An undersheriff who led the search for a Florida teen whose actions prompted tightened security at Columbine High School says she likely killed herself before police launched a massive manhunt.More >>
    An undersheriff who led the search for a Florida teen whose actions prompted tightened security at Columbine High School says she likely killed herself before police launched a massive manhunt.More >>
  • Heiress pleads guilty in NXIVM sex slave case

    Heiress pleads guilty in NXIVM sex slave case

    Saturday, April 20 2019 1:01 AM EDT2019-04-20 05:01:50 GMT
    A wealthy heiress has pleaded guilty to charges implicating her in a sex-trafficking conspiracy case against an upstate New York self-help group.More >>
    A wealthy heiress has pleaded guilty to charges implicating her in a sex-trafficking conspiracy case against an upstate New York self-help group.More >>
  • Judge: Resumption of US coal sales by Trump needs review

    Judge: Resumption of US coal sales by Trump needs review

    Saturday, April 20 2019 12:42 AM EDT2019-04-20 04:42:49 GMT
    A federal judge in Montana says the Trump administration failed to consider the environmental effects of resuming coal sales from federal lands, but stopped short of halting future sales.More >>
    A federal judge in Montana says the Trump administration failed to consider the environmental effects of resuming coal sales from federal lands, but stopped short of halting future sales.More >>
  • Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring tornado threat

    Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring tornado threat

    Saturday, April 20 2019 12:31 AM EDT2019-04-20 04:31:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). Sonya Banes looks at damage caused by a large oak tree that crashed through the ceiling of her mother's house in Learned, Miss., Thursday, April 18, 2019. Several homes were damaged by fallen trees in the tree lined communi...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). Sonya Banes looks at damage caused by a large oak tree that crashed through the ceiling of her mother's house in Learned, Miss., Thursday, April 18, 2019. Several homes were damaged by fallen trees in the tree lined communi...
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). Sonya Banes looks at damage caused by a large oak tree that crashed through the ceiling of her mother's house in Learned, Miss., Thursday, April 18, 2019. Several homes were damaged by fallen trees in the tree lined communi...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). Sonya Banes looks at damage caused by a large oak tree that crashed through the ceiling of her mother's house in Learned, Miss., Thursday, April 18, 2019. Several homes were damaged by fallen trees in the tree lined communi...
    Strong storms are roaring across the South on Friday, after killing two Mississippi drivers and a woman in Alabama and leaving more than 100,000 people without power across Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas.More >>
    Strong storms are roaring across the South on Friday, after killing two Mississippi drivers and a woman in Alabama and leaving more than 100,000 people without power across Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas.More >>
  • Columbine focuses on healing as questions loom after manhunt

    Columbine focuses on healing as questions loom after manhunt

    Friday, April 19 2019 9:03 PM EDT2019-04-20 01:03:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A lone bicycle stands in the rack outside East High School, Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Denver. Denver-area public schools closed Wednesday as the FBI hunted for an armed young Florida woman who was allegedly "infatuated"...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A lone bicycle stands in the rack outside East High School, Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Denver. Denver-area public schools closed Wednesday as the FBI hunted for an armed young Florida woman who was allegedly "infatuated"...
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A lone bicycle stands in the rack outside East High School, Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Denver. Denver-area public schools closed Wednesday as the FBI hunted for an armed young Florida woman who was allegedly "infatuated"...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A lone bicycle stands in the rack outside East High School, Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Denver. Denver-area public schools closed Wednesday as the FBI hunted for an armed young Florida woman who was allegedly "infatuated"...
    Authorities want to ensure that a Florida teenager who was obsessed with the Columbine school shooting was acting alone as dozens of Denver-area schools plan to reopen following a region-wide hunt for the young woman.More >>
    Authorities want to ensure that a Florida teenager who was obsessed with the Columbine school shooting was acting alone as dozens of Denver-area schools plan to reopen following a region-wide hunt for the young woman.More >>
  • Appeals court weighs Trump permit for Keystone XL pipeline

    Appeals court weighs Trump permit for Keystone XL pipeline

    Friday, April 19 2019 6:13 PM EDT2019-04-19 22:13:18 GMT
    (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2015 file photo, a TransCanada's Keystone pipeline facility is seen in Hardisty, Alberta.  Opponents of the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline say President Donald Trump acted i...(Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2015 file photo, a TransCanada's Keystone pipeline facility is seen in Hardisty, Alberta. Opponents of the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline say President Donald Trump acted i...
    (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2015 file photo, a TransCanada's Keystone pipeline facility is seen in Hardisty, Alberta.  Opponents of the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline say President Donald Trump acted i...(Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2015 file photo, a TransCanada's Keystone pipeline facility is seen in Hardisty, Alberta. Opponents of the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline say President Donald Trump acted i...
    U.S. Justice Department attorneys want an appeals court to let construction proceed on the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, but opponents say President Donald Trump is trying to skirt the law by issuing a new...More >>
    U.S. Justice Department attorneys want an appeals court to let construction proceed on the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, but opponents say President Donald Trump is trying to skirt the law by issuing a new permit for the project.More >>
  • US authorities issue warning after group stops migrants

    US authorities issue warning after group stops migrants

    Friday, April 19 2019 5:34 PM EDT2019-04-19 21:34:14 GMT
    U.S. authorities are warning citizens not to take the law into their own hands after a group patrolling the U.S.-Mexico border stopped hundreds of migrants when they crossed into southern New Mexico this week.More >>
    U.S. authorities are warning citizens not to take the law into their own hands after a group patrolling the U.S.-Mexico border stopped hundreds of migrants when they crossed into southern New Mexico this week.More >>
  • St Patrick's suspect previously arrested at other cathedral

    St Patrick's suspect previously arrested at other cathedral

    Friday, April 19 2019 5:03 PM EDT2019-04-19 21:03:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). This Sept. 6, 2018, photo shows St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York. A New Jersey man has been arrested outside the cathedral with two jugs of gasoline. Police say church personnel stopped the 37-year-old man from entering the ...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). This Sept. 6, 2018, photo shows St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York. A New Jersey man has been arrested outside the cathedral with two jugs of gasoline. Police say church personnel stopped the 37-year-old man from entering the ...
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). This Sept. 6, 2018, photo shows St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York. A New Jersey man has been arrested outside the cathedral with two jugs of gasoline. Police say church personnel stopped the 37-year-old man from entering the ...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). This Sept. 6, 2018, photo shows St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York. A New Jersey man has been arrested outside the cathedral with two jugs of gasoline. Police say church personnel stopped the 37-year-old man from entering the ...
    A New Jersey man has been arrested after entering St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City with two cans of gasoline.More >>
    A New Jersey man has been arrested after entering St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City with two cans of gasoline.More >>
  • Report release an event unsuited to instant media world

    Report release an event unsuited to instant media world

    Friday, April 19 2019 4:41 PM EDT2019-04-19 20:41:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Photojournalists photograph four pages of the Mueller Report laid on the witness table in the House Intelligence Committee hearing room on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, April 18, 2019.(AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Photojournalists photograph four pages of the Mueller Report laid on the witness table in the House Intelligence Committee hearing room on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, April 18, 2019.
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Photojournalists photograph four pages of the Mueller Report laid on the witness table in the House Intelligence Committee hearing room on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, April 18, 2019.(AP Photo/Cliff Owen). Photojournalists photograph four pages of the Mueller Report laid on the witness table in the House Intelligence Committee hearing room on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Thursday, April 18, 2019.
    News organizations scrambled to summarize the findings of special counsel Mueller's report as cameras rolled.More >>
    News organizations scrambled to summarize the findings of special counsel Mueller's report as cameras rolled.More >>
  • Judge voids rules aimed at reforming ultra-Orthodox schools

    Judge voids rules aimed at reforming ultra-Orthodox schools

    Friday, April 19 2019 4:13 PM EDT2019-04-19 20:13:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018 file photo, a Jewish boy walks to a yeshiva in the Brooklyn borough of New York. On Thursday, April 18, 2019, a judge has struck down New York State Education Department guidelines for ensuri...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018 file photo, a Jewish boy walks to a yeshiva in the Brooklyn borough of New York. On Thursday, April 18, 2019, a judge has struck down New York State Education Department guidelines for ensuri...
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018 file photo, a Jewish boy walks to a yeshiva in the Brooklyn borough of New York. On Thursday, April 18, 2019, a judge has struck down New York State Education Department guidelines for ensuri...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this April 26, 2018 file photo, a Jewish boy walks to a yeshiva in the Brooklyn borough of New York. On Thursday, April 18, 2019, a judge has struck down New York State Education Department guidelines for ensuri...
    A judge has struck down New York State Education Department guidelines aimed at reforming ultra-Orthodox Jewish schools.More >>
    A judge has struck down New York State Education Department guidelines aimed at reforming ultra-Orthodox Jewish schools.More >>
  • Washington set to be 1st state with long-term care benefit

    Washington set to be 1st state with long-term care benefit

    Friday, April 19 2019 3:52 PM EDT2019-04-19 19:52:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this April 11, 2019 photo, Rep. Laurie Jinkins, D-Tacoma, listens to debate on the House floor at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Jinkins is the sponsor of a measure that has Washington poised to become the first state to est...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this April 11, 2019 photo, Rep. Laurie Jinkins, D-Tacoma, listens to debate on the House floor at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Jinkins is the sponsor of a measure that has Washington poised to become the first state to est...
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this April 11, 2019 photo, Rep. Laurie Jinkins, D-Tacoma, listens to debate on the House floor at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Jinkins is the sponsor of a measure that has Washington poised to become the first state to est...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this April 11, 2019 photo, Rep. Laurie Jinkins, D-Tacoma, listens to debate on the House floor at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Jinkins is the sponsor of a measure that has Washington poised to become the first state to est...
    Washington is poised to become the first state to establish a program creating a benefit to help offset long-term care.More >>
    Washington is poised to become the first state to establish a program creating a benefit to help offset long-term care.More >>
  • Court: EPA has 90 days to justify use of dangerous pesticide

    Court: EPA has 90 days to justify use of dangerous pesticide

    Friday, April 19 2019 3:12 PM EDT2019-04-19 19:12:49 GMT
    A federal appeals court has given the Environmental Protection Agency 90 days to justify why a widely used but dangerous pesticide should stay on the market.More >>
    A federal appeals court has given the Environmental Protection Agency 90 days to justify why a widely used but dangerous pesticide should stay on the market.More >>
  • Judge scales back Weinstein suit, allows sex-traffic claim

    Judge scales back Weinstein suit, allows sex-traffic claim

    Friday, April 19 2019 3:00 PM EDT2019-04-19 19:00:58 GMT
    A New York judge has agreed to let a class-action lawsuit proceed with a sex-trafficking claim against disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein.More >>
    A New York judge has agreed to let a class-action lawsuit proceed with a sex-trafficking claim against disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein.More >>
  • Officer says partner fired before he could analyze threat

    Officer says partner fired before he could analyze threat

    Friday, April 19 2019 2:01 PM EDT2019-04-19 18:01:44 GMT
    (Cedric Hohnstadt via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts Minneapolis police officer Matthew Harrity as he testifies Thursday, April 18, 2019, in Minneapolis, Minn., during the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, his former p...(Cedric Hohnstadt via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts Minneapolis police officer Matthew Harrity as he testifies Thursday, April 18, 2019, in Minneapolis, Minn., during the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, his former p...
    (Cedric Hohnstadt via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts Minneapolis police officer Matthew Harrity as he testifies Thursday, April 18, 2019, in Minneapolis, Minn., during the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, his former p...(Cedric Hohnstadt via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts Minneapolis police officer Matthew Harrity as he testifies Thursday, April 18, 2019, in Minneapolis, Minn., during the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor, his former p...
    The partner of a Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman who had called 911 testified Thursday that he heard a thump on the officers' squad car right before the shooting and feared a possible...More >>
    The partner of a Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman who had called 911 testified Thursday that he heard a thump on the officers' squad car right before the shooting and feared a possible ambush.More >>
  • Eastern hellbender voted Pennsylvania's official amphibian

    Eastern hellbender voted Pennsylvania's official amphibian

    Friday, April 19 2019 1:50 PM EDT2019-04-19 17:50:21 GMT
    Pennsylvania is getting an official amphibian, a nocturnal salamander that can grow to be more than two feet long and is battling declining numbers across much of its range.More >>
    Pennsylvania is getting an official amphibian, a nocturnal salamander that can grow to be more than two feet long and is battling declining numbers across much of its range.More >>
  • Scientists spur some activity in brains of slaughtered pigs

    Scientists spur some activity in brains of slaughtered pigs

    Friday, April 19 2019 1:41 PM EDT2019-04-19 17:41:13 GMT
    (Stefano G. Daniele, Zvonimir Vrselja/Sestan Laboratory/Yale School of Medicine). This combination of images provided by the Yale School of Medicine in April 2019 shows stained microscope photos of neurons, green; astrocytes, red, and cell nuclei, blue...(Stefano G. Daniele, Zvonimir Vrselja/Sestan Laboratory/Yale School of Medicine). This combination of images provided by the Yale School of Medicine in April 2019 shows stained microscope photos of neurons, green; astrocytes, red, and cell nuclei, blue...
    (Stefano G. Daniele, Zvonimir Vrselja/Sestan Laboratory/Yale School of Medicine). This combination of images provided by the Yale School of Medicine in April 2019 shows stained microscope photos of neurons, green; astrocytes, red, and cell nuclei, blue...(Stefano G. Daniele, Zvonimir Vrselja/Sestan Laboratory/Yale School of Medicine). This combination of images provided by the Yale School of Medicine in April 2019 shows stained microscope photos of neurons, green; astrocytes, red, and cell nuclei, blue...
    Scientists restore some activity within the brains of pigs that had been slaughtered hours before.More >>
    Scientists restore some activity within the brains of pigs that had been slaughtered hours before.More >>
  • Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix 'bubble boy' disease

    Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix 'bubble boy' disease

    Friday, April 19 2019 12:01 PM EDT2019-04-19 16:01:22 GMT
    (Peter Barta/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital via AP). In this April 2019 photo provided by the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 2-year old Gael Jesus Pino Alva is held by his mother, Giannina Alva, at the hospital in Memphis. Gael was one o...(Peter Barta/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital via AP). In this April 2019 photo provided by the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 2-year old Gael Jesus Pino Alva is held by his mother, Giannina Alva, at the hospital in Memphis. Gael was one o...
    (Peter Barta/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital via AP). In this April 2019 photo provided by the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 2-year old Gael Jesus Pino Alva is held by his mother, Giannina Alva, at the hospital in Memphis. Gael was one o...(Peter Barta/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital via AP). In this April 2019 photo provided by the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 2-year old Gael Jesus Pino Alva is held by his mother, Giannina Alva, at the hospital in Memphis. Gael was one o...
    Eight babies who were born without a working germ-fighting system had their disease corrected by a gene therapy that ironically was made from one of the immune system's worst enemies, HIV.More >>
    Eight babies who were born without a working germ-fighting system had their disease corrected by a gene therapy that ironically was made from one of the immune system's worst enemies, HIV.More >>
  • California dispute threatens plan to protect Colorado River

    California dispute threatens plan to protect Colorado River

    Friday, April 19 2019 10:23 AM EDT2019-04-19 14:23:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 1...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 1...
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 1...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 1...
    A dispute between two major California water agencies is threatening to derail a hard-won agreement designed to protect a river that serves 40 million people in the U.S. West.More >>
    A dispute between two major California water agencies is threatening to derail a hard-won agreement designed to protect a river that serves 40 million people in the U.S. West.More >>
  • US astronaut to spend 11 months in space, set female record

    US astronaut to spend 11 months in space, set female record

    Friday, April 19 2019 10:00 AM EDT2019-04-19 14:00:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool). FILE - In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, U.S. astronaut Christina Koch, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), speaks with her relatives through a safety glass pr...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool). FILE - In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, U.S. astronaut Christina Koch, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), speaks with her relatives through a safety glass pr...
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool). FILE - In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, U.S. astronaut Christina Koch, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), speaks with her relatives through a safety glass pr...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, Pool). FILE - In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 file photo, U.S. astronaut Christina Koch, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), speaks with her relatives through a safety glass pr...
    NASA astronaut will spend nearly a year aboard the International Space Station, setting a record for women.More >>
    NASA astronaut will spend nearly a year aboard the International Space Station, setting a record for women.More >>
  • Aloha Poke claim revives Hawaiian culture protections push

    Aloha Poke claim revives Hawaiian culture protections push

    Friday, April 19 2019 9:50 AM EDT2019-04-19 13:50:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). This Tuesday, April 16, 2019, photo shows Aloha Poke Shop, a store in Honolulu that received a letter from Chicago-based Aloha Poke Co. saying the Illinois company had trademarked "Aloha Poke" and the Hawaii company would need...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). This Tuesday, April 16, 2019, photo shows Aloha Poke Shop, a store in Honolulu that received a letter from Chicago-based Aloha Poke Co. saying the Illinois company had trademarked "Aloha Poke" and the Hawaii company would need...
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). This Tuesday, April 16, 2019, photo shows Aloha Poke Shop, a store in Honolulu that received a letter from Chicago-based Aloha Poke Co. saying the Illinois company had trademarked "Aloha Poke" and the Hawaii company would need...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). This Tuesday, April 16, 2019, photo shows Aloha Poke Shop, a store in Honolulu that received a letter from Chicago-based Aloha Poke Co. saying the Illinois company had trademarked "Aloha Poke" and the Hawaii company would need...
    Hawaii lawmakers are considering adopting a resolution calling for the creation of legal protections for Native Hawaiian cultural intellectual property.More >>
    Hawaii lawmakers are considering adopting a resolution calling for the creation of legal protections for Native Hawaiian cultural intellectual property.More >>
  • Thailand says US man's seasteading home violates sovereignty

    Thailand says US man's seasteading home violates sovereignty

    Friday, April 19 2019 8:31 AM EDT2019-04-19 12:31:06 GMT
    (Royal Thai Navy via AP). This Saturday, April 13, 2019, photo provided by Royal Thai Navy, shows a floating home lived in by an American man and his Thai partner in the Andaman Sea, off Phuket island, Thailand. Thai authorities raided Thursday, April ...(Royal Thai Navy via AP). This Saturday, April 13, 2019, photo provided by Royal Thai Navy, shows a floating home lived in by an American man and his Thai partner in the Andaman Sea, off Phuket island, Thailand. Thai authorities raided Thursday, April ...
    (Royal Thai Navy via AP). This Saturday, April 13, 2019, photo provided by Royal Thai Navy, shows a floating home lived in by an American man and his Thai partner in the Andaman Sea, off Phuket island, Thailand. Thai authorities raided Thursday, April ...(Royal Thai Navy via AP). This Saturday, April 13, 2019, photo provided by Royal Thai Navy, shows a floating home lived in by an American man and his Thai partner in the Andaman Sea, off Phuket island, Thailand. Thai authorities raided Thursday, April ...
    Thai authorities have raided a floating home in the Andaman Sea belonging to an American man and his Thai partner who sought to be pioneers in the "seasteading" movement.More >>
    Thai authorities have raided a floating home in the Andaman Sea belonging to an American man and his Thai partner who sought to be pioneers in the "seasteading" movement.More >>
  • Chem professor on leave after Nazi gas chamber exam question

    Chem professor on leave after Nazi gas chamber exam question

    Friday, April 19 2019 8:13 AM EDT2019-04-19 12:13:09 GMT
    Middlebury College says a chemistry professor who asked students in a written exam to calculate the lethal dose of a poisonous gas used in Nazi gas chambers during the Holocaust has taken a leave from the college.More >>
    Middlebury College says a chemistry professor who asked students in a written exam to calculate the lethal dose of a poisonous gas used in Nazi gas chambers during the Holocaust has taken a leave from the college.More >>
  • Minister at secretive N Carolina church sentenced for fraud

    Minister at secretive N Carolina church sentenced for fraud

    Friday, April 19 2019 3:13 AM EDT2019-04-19 07:13:20 GMT
    (Jean Gordon/Daily Courier via AP, File). FILE - In this  July 2017, file photo, Kent Covington, front, his wife, Brooke, left, and a fellow member of the Word of Faith Fellowship church, Jayne Caulder, walk from the Rutherford County Courthouse in Rut...(Jean Gordon/Daily Courier via AP, File). FILE - In this July 2017, file photo, Kent Covington, front, his wife, Brooke, left, and a fellow member of the Word of Faith Fellowship church, Jayne Caulder, walk from the Rutherford County Courthouse in Rut...
    (Jean Gordon/Daily Courier via AP, File). FILE - In this  July 2017, file photo, Kent Covington, front, his wife, Brooke, left, and a fellow member of the Word of Faith Fellowship church, Jayne Caulder, walk from the Rutherford County Courthouse in Rut...(Jean Gordon/Daily Courier via AP, File). FILE - In this July 2017, file photo, Kent Covington, front, his wife, Brooke, left, and a fellow member of the Word of Faith Fellowship church, Jayne Caulder, walk from the Rutherford County Courthouse in Rut...
    A minister at a secretive North Carolina church has been sentenced to 34 months in prison and ordered to pay more than $466,000 in restitution for his role in an unemployment fraud scheme involving businesses owned...More >>
    A minister at a secretive North Carolina church has been sentenced to 34 months in prison and ordered to pay more than $466,000 in restitution for his role in an unemployment fraud scheme involving businesses owned by church leaders.More >>
  • Music program founder charged with lewd acts against girls

    Music program founder charged with lewd acts against girls

    Thursday, April 18 2019 11:52 PM EDT2019-04-19 03:52:24 GMT
    The founder of a nonprofit group that was investigated over allegations it gave flutes possibly tainted with semen to schoolchildren has been charged with committing lewd acts on children.More >>
    The founder of a nonprofit group that was investigated over allegations it gave flutes possibly tainted with semen to schoolchildren has been charged with committing lewd acts on children.More >>
  • Part of giant hammer artwork stolen in California returned

    Part of giant hammer artwork stolen in California returned

    Thursday, April 18 2019 7:53 PM EDT2019-04-18 23:53:25 GMT
    Northern California authorities say that part of a giant hammer stolen last year has been returned.More >>
    Northern California authorities say that part of a giant hammer stolen last year has been returned.More >>
  • Was Trump trying to silence Cohen? Mueller wasn't sure

    Was Trump trying to silence Cohen? Mueller wasn't sure

    Thursday, April 18 2019 7:24 PM EDT2019-04-18 23:24:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, testifies before the House Oversight and Reform Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mueller found some evidence in the...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, testifies before the House Oversight and Reform Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mueller found some evidence in the...
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, testifies before the House Oversight and Reform Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mueller found some evidence in the...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, testifies before the House Oversight and Reform Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mueller found some evidence in the...
    Special counsel Robert Mueller says some evidence suggests President Donald Trump may have tried to discourage his former fixer from cooperating with federal authorities.More >>
    Special counsel Robert Mueller says some evidence suggests President Donald Trump may have tried to discourage his former fixer from cooperating with federal authorities.More >>
  • Canadian sentenced to life in prison for US airport attack

    Canadian sentenced to life in prison for US airport attack

    Thursday, April 18 2019 7:24 PM EDT2019-04-18 23:24:24 GMT
    (FBI via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo released by the FBI, shows Amor Ftouhi. Federal prosecutors are seeking a life sentence for the Tunisian native from Canada who was convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan airport police o...(FBI via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo released by the FBI, shows Amor Ftouhi. Federal prosecutors are seeking a life sentence for the Tunisian native from Canada who was convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan airport police o...
    (FBI via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo released by the FBI, shows Amor Ftouhi. Federal prosecutors are seeking a life sentence for the Tunisian native from Canada who was convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan airport police o...(FBI via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo released by the FBI, shows Amor Ftouhi. Federal prosecutors are seeking a life sentence for the Tunisian native from Canada who was convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan airport police o...
    Canadian man convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan airport police officer sentenced to life in prison after declaring he had no regrets, only wished he'd had a machine gun.More >>
    Canadian man convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan airport police officer sentenced to life in prison after declaring he had no regrets, only wished he'd had a machine gun.More >>
  • Citing safety, college cancels Polish conservative's speech

    Citing safety, college cancels Polish conservative's speech

    Thursday, April 18 2019 4:14 PM EDT2019-04-18 20:14:13 GMT
    Middlebury College has canceled a lecture by a conservative Polish speaker out of safety concerns two years after the school was the site of a rowdy protest.More >>
    Middlebury College has canceled a lecture by a conservative Polish speaker out of safety concerns two years after the school was the site of a rowdy protest.More >>
  • Poll: Church membership in US plummets over past 20 years

    Poll: Church membership in US plummets over past 20 years

    Thursday, April 18 2019 3:42 PM EDT2019-04-18 19:42:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 file photo, contrails from jets glow pink as they are illuminated by the setting sun in the skies beyond a church in Kansas. According to a Gallup poll released on Thursday, April 18, 20...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 file photo, contrails from jets glow pink as they are illuminated by the setting sun in the skies beyond a church in Kansas. According to a Gallup poll released on Thursday, April 18, 20...
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 file photo, contrails from jets glow pink as they are illuminated by the setting sun in the skies beyond a church in Kansas. According to a Gallup poll released on Thursday, April 18, 20...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 file photo, contrails from jets glow pink as they are illuminated by the setting sun in the skies beyond a church in Kansas. According to a Gallup poll released on Thursday, April 18, 20...
    Gallup poll: The percentage of US adults who belong to a church or other religious institution has plunged by 20 percentage points over the past two decades, hitting a low of 50% last year.More >>
    Gallup poll: The percentage of US adults who belong to a church or other religious institution has plunged by 20 percentage points over the past two decades, hitting a low of 50% last year.More >>
  • More charges for man accused of claiming to be missing child

    More charges for man accused of claiming to be missing child

    Thursday, April 18 2019 3:13 PM EDT2019-04-18 19:13:35 GMT
    (Hamilton County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office in Cincinnati shows Brian Rini.    A day of false hope has given way to questions about why Rini would claim to be an Illinois boy who disapp...(Hamilton County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office in Cincinnati shows Brian Rini. A day of false hope has given way to questions about why Rini would claim to be an Illinois boy who disapp...
    (Hamilton County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office in Cincinnati shows Brian Rini.    A day of false hope has given way to questions about why Rini would claim to be an Illinois boy who disapp...(Hamilton County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office in Cincinnati shows Brian Rini. A day of false hope has given way to questions about why Rini would claim to be an Illinois boy who disapp...
    An Ohio man accused of claiming to be a missing child from Illinois is facing new charges.More >>
    An Ohio man accused of claiming to be a missing child from Illinois is facing new charges.More >>
  • New data shows 4% drop in Puerto Rico population since Maria

    New data shows 4% drop in Puerto Rico population since Maria

    Thursday, April 18 2019 1:53 PM EDT2019-04-18 17:53:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). The Paseo de Diego sits empty in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, April 17, 2019. New Census Bureau data shows that Puerto Rico lost nearly 4% of its population after Hurricane Maria - the greatest population drop in the reco...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). The Paseo de Diego sits empty in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, April 17, 2019. New Census Bureau data shows that Puerto Rico lost nearly 4% of its population after Hurricane Maria - the greatest population drop in the reco...
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). The Paseo de Diego sits empty in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, April 17, 2019. New Census Bureau data shows that Puerto Rico lost nearly 4% of its population after Hurricane Maria - the greatest population drop in the reco...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). The Paseo de Diego sits empty in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, April 17, 2019. New Census Bureau data shows that Puerto Rico lost nearly 4% of its population after Hurricane Maria - the greatest population drop in the reco...
    New Census data shows that Puerto Rico lost nearly 4% of its population after Hurricane Maria _ what one demographer says is the greatest population drop in the recorded history of the island.More >>
    New Census data shows that Puerto Rico lost nearly 4% of its population after Hurricane Maria _ what one demographer says is the greatest population drop in the recorded history of the island.More >>
  • Electric scooters have zipped by docked bikes in popularity

    Electric scooters have zipped by docked bikes in popularity

    Thursday, April 18 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-04-18 17:43:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Dec. 4, 2018, photo a couple rides scooters near the White House in Washington. Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Dec. 4, 2018, photo a couple rides scooters near the White House in Washington. Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars.
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Dec. 4, 2018, photo a couple rides scooters near the White House in Washington. Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Dec. 4, 2018, photo a couple rides scooters near the White House in Washington. Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars.
    Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars.More >>
    Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars.More >>
  • Despite recusal, prosecutor told deputy Smollett overcharged

    Despite recusal, prosecutor told deputy Smollett overcharged

    Thursday, April 18 2019 1:34 PM EDT2019-04-18 17:34:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019 file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Foxx has asked the county's inspector general to review how her office handled "Empire" actor Jussie...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019 file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Foxx has asked the county's inspector general to review how her office handled "Empire" actor Jussie...
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019 file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Foxx has asked the county's inspector general to review how her office handled "Empire" actor Jussie...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019 file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Foxx has asked the county's inspector general to review how her office handled "Empire" actor Jussie...
    Text messages show Chicago prosecutor told her top deputy that "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett was a "washed up celeb" who was overcharged.More >>
    Text messages show Chicago prosecutor told her top deputy that "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett was a "washed up celeb" who was overcharged.More >>
  • Central Florida cities among fastest growing in US

    Central Florida cities among fastest growing in US

    Thursday, April 18 2019 12:33 PM EDT2019-04-18 16:33:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). In this Tuesday, April 16, 2019, photo, new town homes under construction are being built in vacant lots in a neighborhood near downtown Orlando, Fla. The U.S. Census Bureau said Thursday, April 18 that Orlando grew by 60,000 peo...(AP Photo/John Raoux). In this Tuesday, April 16, 2019, photo, new town homes under construction are being built in vacant lots in a neighborhood near downtown Orlando, Fla. The U.S. Census Bureau said Thursday, April 18 that Orlando grew by 60,000 peo...
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). In this Tuesday, April 16, 2019, photo, new town homes under construction are being built in vacant lots in a neighborhood near downtown Orlando, Fla. The U.S. Census Bureau said Thursday, April 18 that Orlando grew by 60,000 peo...(AP Photo/John Raoux). In this Tuesday, April 16, 2019, photo, new town homes under construction are being built in vacant lots in a neighborhood near downtown Orlando, Fla. The U.S. Census Bureau said Thursday, April 18 that Orlando grew by 60,000 peo...
    Cities along Florida's Interstate 4 corridor were some of the fastest growing in the United States last year.More >>
    Cities along Florida's Interstate 4 corridor were some of the fastest growing in the United States last year.More >>
  • Court sets hearing on Trump administration's asylum policy

    Court sets hearing on Trump administration's asylum policy

    Thursday, April 18 2019 12:14 PM EDT2019-04-18 16:14:16 GMT
    A federal appeals court scheduled a hearing next week over whether to stop the Trump administration from forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico for immigration court hearings.More >>
    A federal appeals court scheduled a hearing next week over whether to stop the Trump administration from forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico for immigration court hearings.More >>
  • YouTube's Notre Dame-9/11 flub highlights AI's blind spots

    YouTube's Notre Dame-9/11 flub highlights AI's blind spots

    Thursday, April 18 2019 11:55 AM EDT2019-04-18 15:55:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Thierry Mallet). In this image made available on Tuesday April 16, 2019 flames and smoke rise from the blaze as the spire starts to topple on Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Monday, April 15, 2019. An inferno that raged through Notre Dame Cath...(AP Photo/Thierry Mallet). In this image made available on Tuesday April 16, 2019 flames and smoke rise from the blaze as the spire starts to topple on Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Monday, April 15, 2019. An inferno that raged through Notre Dame Cath...
    (AP Photo/Thierry Mallet). In this image made available on Tuesday April 16, 2019 flames and smoke rise from the blaze as the spire starts to topple on Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Monday, April 15, 2019. An inferno that raged through Notre Dame Cath...(AP Photo/Thierry Mallet). In this image made available on Tuesday April 16, 2019 flames and smoke rise from the blaze as the spire starts to topple on Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Monday, April 15, 2019. An inferno that raged through Notre Dame Cath...
    Internet users who tuned in to YouTube to watch live video of Notre Dame Cathedral on fire might have been surprised to see background information about 9/11 attached to the footage.More >>
    Internet users who tuned in to YouTube to watch live video of Notre Dame Cathedral on fire might have been surprised to see background information about 9/11 attached to the footage.More >>
  • US halts sales of pelvic mesh tied to injuries in women

    US halts sales of pelvic mesh tied to injuries in women

    Thursday, April 18 2019 11:12 AM EDT2019-04-18 15:12:26 GMT
    US orders two companies to stop selling pelvic mesh long tied to injuries in women.More >>
    US orders two companies to stop selling pelvic mesh long tied to injuries in women.More >>
  • University freshman dead after suspected fraternity hazing

    University freshman dead after suspected fraternity hazing

    Thursday, April 18 2019 10:53 AM EDT2019-04-18 14:53:07 GMT
    A university student in upstate New York has died following suspected hazing last week that led to a suspension of fraternity and sorority activities.More >>
    A university student in upstate New York has died following suspected hazing last week that led to a suspension of fraternity and sorority activities.More >>
  • Writers guild sues talent agencies in heated Hollywood fight

    Writers guild sues talent agencies in heated Hollywood fight

    Thursday, April 18 2019 10:21 AM EDT2019-04-18 14:21:31 GMT
    The Writers Guild of America is suing Hollywood's four biggest talent agencies in the latest and boldest move in an increasingly bitter fight between the two sides.More >>
    The Writers Guild of America is suing Hollywood's four biggest talent agencies in the latest and boldest move in an increasingly bitter fight between the two sides.More >>
  • Celeb or stranger? Study weighs Americans' interest in birds

    Celeb or stranger? Study weighs Americans' interest in birds

    Thursday, April 18 2019 8:23 AM EDT2019-04-18 12:23:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). FILE - This Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo shows an adult whooping crane, a critically endangered species, in captivity at the Audubon Nature Institute's Species Survival Center in New Orleans. In a study released on Mond...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). FILE - This Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo shows an adult whooping crane, a critically endangered species, in captivity at the Audubon Nature Institute's Species Survival Center in New Orleans. In a study released on Mond...
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). FILE - This Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo shows an adult whooping crane, a critically endangered species, in captivity at the Audubon Nature Institute's Species Survival Center in New Orleans. In a study released on Mond...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). FILE - This Thursday, June 21, 2018 file photo shows an adult whooping crane, a critically endangered species, in captivity at the Audubon Nature Institute's Species Survival Center in New Orleans. In a study released on Mond...
    A new study uses Google searches to assess how interested Americans are in 621 bird species.More >>
    A new study uses Google searches to assess how interested Americans are in 621 bird species.More >>
  • Some polls show parents' growing fears of dangers at school

    Some polls show parents' growing fears of dangers at school

    Thursday, April 18 2019 2:33 AM EDT2019-04-18 06:33:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this May 1, 1999, file photo, demonstrators gather on the Colorado State Capitol grounds in Denver, Colo., to protest against the National Rifle Association's annual meeting, which is being held in the city. Data sh...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this May 1, 1999, file photo, demonstrators gather on the Colorado State Capitol grounds in Denver, Colo., to protest against the National Rifle Association's annual meeting, which is being held in the city. Data sh...
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this May 1, 1999, file photo, demonstrators gather on the Colorado State Capitol grounds in Denver, Colo., to protest against the National Rifle Association's annual meeting, which is being held in the city. Data sh...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this May 1, 1999, file photo, demonstrators gather on the Colorado State Capitol grounds in Denver, Colo., to protest against the National Rifle Association's annual meeting, which is being held in the city. Data sh...
    The deadly attack at Columbine High School in 1999 seemed to usher in a new era of school shootings.More >>
    The deadly attack at Columbine High School in 1999 seemed to usher in a new era of school shootings.More >>
  • Judge bars release of Kraft massage videos before hearing

    Judge bars release of Kraft massage videos before hearing

    Thursday, April 18 2019 1:33 AM EDT2019-04-18 05:33:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft leaves his seat during an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Miami Heat, in New York. Prosecutors intend to release un...(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft leaves his seat during an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Miami Heat, in New York. Prosecutors intend to release un...
    (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft leaves his seat during an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Miami Heat, in New York. Prosecutors intend to release un...(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File). FILE - In this April 10, 2019, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft leaves his seat during an NBA basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Miami Heat, in New York. Prosecutors intend to release un...
    Prosecutors say they plan to release undercover video of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and others allegedly receiving sex acts at a Florida massage parlor, but it will likely be up to a judge when or if...More >>
    Prosecutors say they plan to release undercover video of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and others allegedly receiving sex acts at a Florida massage parlor, but it will likely be up to a judge when or if it's released.More >>
  • Former Michigan trooper convicted in teen's Taser death

    Former Michigan trooper convicted in teen's Taser death

    Thursday, April 18 2019 1:32 AM EDT2019-04-18 05:32:40 GMT
    A former Michigan state trooper who fired his Taser at a Detroit teenager on an all-terrain vehicle has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter.More >>
    A former Michigan state trooper who fired his Taser at a Detroit teenager on an all-terrain vehicle has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter.More >>
  • Florida teenager obsessed with Columbine takes her own life

    Florida teenager obsessed with Columbine takes her own life

    Thursday, April 18 2019 12:52 AM EDT2019-04-18 04:52:55 GMT
    (Jefferson County Sheriff's Office via AP). This combination of undated photos released by the Jefferson County, Colo., Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 shows Sol Pais. On Tuesday authorities said they are looking pais, suspected of making t...(Jefferson County Sheriff's Office via AP). This combination of undated photos released by the Jefferson County, Colo., Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 shows Sol Pais. On Tuesday authorities said they are looking pais, suspected of making t...
    (Jefferson County Sheriff's Office via AP). This combination of undated photos released by the Jefferson County, Colo., Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 shows Sol Pais. On Tuesday authorities said they are looking pais, suspected of making t...(Jefferson County Sheriff's Office via AP). This combination of undated photos released by the Jefferson County, Colo., Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 shows Sol Pais. On Tuesday authorities said they are looking pais, suspected of making t...
    Schools in the Denver area are on heightened alert after authorities say a woman who is "infatuated" with the 1999 shooting at Columbine High School made threats just days before the 20th anniversary of the attack...More >>
    Schools in the Denver area are on heightened alert after authorities say a woman who is "infatuated" with the 1999 shooting at Columbine High School made threats just days before the 20th anniversary of the attack that killed 13 people.More >>
  • Military academies begin to follow military transgender ban

    Military academies begin to follow military transgender ban

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 11:53 PM EDT2019-04-18 03:53:37 GMT
    The U.S. Naval Academy will ban people who are transgender from attending the school.More >>
    The U.S. Naval Academy will ban people who are transgender from attending the school.More >>
  • Arizona latest state to shield lottery winners' names

    Arizona latest state to shield lottery winners' names

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 9:44 PM EDT2019-04-18 01:44:20 GMT
    Arizona is joining a growing number of states that are allowing winners of big lottery jackpots to stay anonymous.More >>
    Arizona is joining a growing number of states that are allowing winners of big lottery jackpots to stay anonymous.More >>
  • Beyoncé drops surprise new album

    Beyoncé drops surprise new album

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 9:41 PM EDT2019-04-18 01:41:36 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017 file photo, Beyonce poses in the press room at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.  Beyonce has released a soundtrack to her Netflix documentary “Homecoming,” called “H...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017 file photo, Beyonce poses in the press room at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Beyonce has released a soundtrack to her Netflix documentary “Homecoming,” called “H...
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017 file photo, Beyonce poses in the press room at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.  Beyonce has released a soundtrack to her Netflix documentary “Homecoming,” called “H...(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017 file photo, Beyonce poses in the press room at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Beyonce has released a soundtrack to her Netflix documentary “Homecoming,” called “H...
    Beyoncé has surprised her fans by releasing a soundtrack to her Netflix documentary "Homecoming.".More >>
    Beyoncé has surprised her fans by releasing a soundtrack to her Netflix documentary "Homecoming.".More >>
  • Time releases its 100 most influential people issue

    Time releases its 100 most influential people issue

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 8:49 PM EDT2019-04-18 00:49:36 GMT
    Actress Taylor Swift, TV journalist Gayle King and soccer star Mohamed Saleh are among the six famous faces featured on the covers of Time's annual "100 Most Influential People in the World" issue.More >>
    Actress Taylor Swift, TV journalist Gayle King and soccer star Mohamed Saleh are among the six famous faces featured on the covers of Time's annual "100 Most Influential People in the World" issue.More >>
  • Man accused in Tennessee kidnapping apprehended in Texas

    Man accused in Tennessee kidnapping apprehended in Texas

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 8:33 PM EDT2019-04-18 00:33:44 GMT
    (Dallas County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office shows Daniel Clayton Bryant. Authorities in Texas have apprehended the car salesman accused of kidnapping a paralyzed Tennessee man and forcing h...(Dallas County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office shows Daniel Clayton Bryant. Authorities in Texas have apprehended the car salesman accused of kidnapping a paralyzed Tennessee man and forcing h...
    (Dallas County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office shows Daniel Clayton Bryant. Authorities in Texas have apprehended the car salesman accused of kidnapping a paralyzed Tennessee man and forcing h...(Dallas County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office shows Daniel Clayton Bryant. Authorities in Texas have apprehended the car salesman accused of kidnapping a paralyzed Tennessee man and forcing h...
    Authorities in Texas have apprehended a car salesman accused of kidnapping a paralyzed Tennessee man and forcing him to hand over nearly $200,000 cash.More >>
    Authorities in Texas have apprehended a car salesman accused of kidnapping a paralyzed Tennessee man and forcing him to hand over nearly $200,000 cash.More >>
  • Idaho governor has unfettered chance to cut state rules

    Idaho governor has unfettered chance to cut state rules

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 7:01 PM EDT2019-04-17 23:01:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger, File). FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019 photo, Idaho Gov.-elect Brad Little answers a reporter's question at the State Capitol building in Boise, Idaho. Republican Gov. Brad Little says Idahoans can trust him to do the right thing ...(AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger, File). FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019 photo, Idaho Gov.-elect Brad Little answers a reporter's question at the State Capitol building in Boise, Idaho. Republican Gov. Brad Little says Idahoans can trust him to do the right thing ...
    (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger, File). FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019 photo, Idaho Gov.-elect Brad Little answers a reporter's question at the State Capitol building in Boise, Idaho. Republican Gov. Brad Little says Idahoans can trust him to do the right thing ...(AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger, File). FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019 photo, Idaho Gov.-elect Brad Little answers a reporter's question at the State Capitol building in Boise, Idaho. Republican Gov. Brad Little says Idahoans can trust him to do the right thing ...
    Republican Gov. Brad Little says Idahoans can trust him to do the right thing after the Legislature handed him sweeping authority to eliminate thousands of state-approved rules going back decades that touch on just...More >>
    Republican Gov. Brad Little says Idahoans can trust him to do the right thing after the Legislature handed him sweeping authority to eliminate thousands of state-approved rules going back decades that touch on just about every aspect of daily life.More >>
  • Parole granted for driver in deadly 1981 Brink's heist

    Parole granted for driver in deadly 1981 Brink's heist

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 6:33 PM EDT2019-04-17 22:33:52 GMT
    (Amelia Evans/Puppies Behind Bars via AP). In this undated photo provided by Puppies Behind Bars, former Weather Underground member Judith Clark poses for a photo with one of the service dogs that she trained at the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility ...(Amelia Evans/Puppies Behind Bars via AP). In this undated photo provided by Puppies Behind Bars, former Weather Underground member Judith Clark poses for a photo with one of the service dogs that she trained at the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility ...
    (Amelia Evans/Puppies Behind Bars via AP). In this undated photo provided by Puppies Behind Bars, former Weather Underground member Judith Clark poses for a photo with one of the service dogs that she trained at the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility ...(Amelia Evans/Puppies Behind Bars via AP). In this undated photo provided by Puppies Behind Bars, former Weather Underground member Judith Clark poses for a photo with one of the service dogs that she trained at the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility ...
    Former radical activist Judith Clark has been granted parole after serving more than 37 years behind bars for her role as getaway driver in a deadly 1981 Brink's armored truck robbery in New York.More >>
    Former radical activist Judith Clark has been granted parole after serving more than 37 years behind bars for her role as getaway driver in a deadly 1981 Brink's armored truck robbery in New York.More >>
  • Appeal focuses on Newtown officials' actions before shooting

    Appeal focuses on Newtown officials' actions before shooting

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 6:14 PM EDT2019-04-17 22:14:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2012, aerial file photo, officials stand outside of Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., where gunman Adam Lanza opened fire inside school killing 20 first-graders and six educators at t...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2012, aerial file photo, officials stand outside of Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., where gunman Adam Lanza opened fire inside school killing 20 first-graders and six educators at t...
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2012, aerial file photo, officials stand outside of Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., where gunman Adam Lanza opened fire inside school killing 20 first-graders and six educators at t...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2012, aerial file photo, officials stand outside of Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., where gunman Adam Lanza opened fire inside school killing 20 first-graders and six educators at t...
    A Connecticut appeals court is set to hear arguments in a lawsuit alleging Sandy Hook Elementary School officials failed to order a lockdown that could have saved lives before a gunman killed 20 first-graders and...More >>
    A Connecticut appeals court is set to hear arguments in a lawsuit alleging Sandy Hook Elementary School officials failed to order a lockdown that could have saved lives before a gunman killed 20 first-graders and six educators in 2012.More >>
  • Cuomo: NY to waive tuition for fallen service members' kids

    Cuomo: NY to waive tuition for fallen service members' kids

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 5:45 PM EDT2019-04-17 21:45:20 GMT
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the state will grant free state tuition and room and board to the families of New York military members who are killed or disabled while performing their official duties.More >>
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the state will grant free state tuition and room and board to the families of New York military members who are killed or disabled while performing their official duties.More >>
  • Texas man dies after killing neighbor, setting house ablaze

    Texas man dies after killing neighbor, setting house ablaze

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 5:23 PM EDT2019-04-17 21:23:37 GMT
    (Tom Reel/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). Firefighters work to control a fire at a home in San Antonio, Texas, involving SWAT team members on April 16, 2019. Authorities in San Antonio say a man assaulted his wife, fatally shot a neighbor and set...(Tom Reel/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). Firefighters work to control a fire at a home in San Antonio, Texas, involving SWAT team members on April 16, 2019. Authorities in San Antonio say a man assaulted his wife, fatally shot a neighbor and set...
    (Tom Reel/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). Firefighters work to control a fire at a home in San Antonio, Texas, involving SWAT team members on April 16, 2019. Authorities in San Antonio say a man assaulted his wife, fatally shot a neighbor and set...(Tom Reel/The San Antonio Express-News via AP). Firefighters work to control a fire at a home in San Antonio, Texas, involving SWAT team members on April 16, 2019. Authorities in San Antonio say a man assaulted his wife, fatally shot a neighbor and set...
    Authorities in San Antonio say a man assaulted his wife, fatally shot a neighbor and set his house on fire before dying in a hail of gunfire with police.More >>
    Authorities in San Antonio say a man assaulted his wife, fatally shot a neighbor and set his house on fire before dying in a hail of gunfire with police.More >>
  • Correction: CBD Goes Mainstream story

    Correction: CBD Goes Mainstream story

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 5:23 PM EDT2019-04-17 21:23:13 GMT
    (Jean Pieri/Pioneer Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2018, file photo, a customer tries a free sample of a pain cream that contains cannabidiol (CBD) for her arthritis at Minnesota Hempdropz in Maplewood, Minn. Mainstream retailers are leap...(Jean Pieri/Pioneer Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2018, file photo, a customer tries a free sample of a pain cream that contains cannabidiol (CBD) for her arthritis at Minnesota Hempdropz in Maplewood, Minn. Mainstream retailers are leap...
    (Jean Pieri/Pioneer Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2018, file photo, a customer tries a free sample of a pain cream that contains cannabidiol (CBD) for her arthritis at Minnesota Hempdropz in Maplewood, Minn. Mainstream retailers are leap...(Jean Pieri/Pioneer Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2018, file photo, a customer tries a free sample of a pain cream that contains cannabidiol (CBD) for her arthritis at Minnesota Hempdropz in Maplewood, Minn. Mainstream retailers are leap...
    Retailers are taking advantage of the booming CBD industry even as its legal status and health benefits remain murky.More >>
    Retailers are taking advantage of the booming CBD industry even as its legal status and health benefits remain murky.More >>
  • Trump signs Colorado River drought plan

    Trump signs Colorado River drought plan

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 5:23 PM EDT2019-04-17 21:23:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 1...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 1...
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 1...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, April 1...
    President Donald Trump has signed a plan to cut back on the use of water from the Colorado River, which serves 40 million people in the U.S. West.More >>
    President Donald Trump has signed a plan to cut back on the use of water from the Colorado River, which serves 40 million people in the U.S. West.More >>
  • ICE arresting, deporting fewer people due to border surge

    ICE arresting, deporting fewer people due to border surge

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 5:14 PM EDT2019-04-17 21:14:25 GMT
    U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says it's arresting and deporting fewer immigrants because the agency is devoting more resources to the surging numbers of migrant families crossing the southern border.More >>
    U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says it's arresting and deporting fewer immigrants because the agency is devoting more resources to the surging numbers of migrant families crossing the southern border.More >>
  • Fashion capital New York considers banning sale of fur

    Fashion capital New York considers banning sale of fur

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 5:14 PM EDT2019-04-17 21:14:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). This April 10, 2019, photo shows a sign by furnyc.org in the window of Victoria Stass Collection in New York's fur district. The fur trade is considered so important to New York’s development that two beavers adorn the city’s o...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). This April 10, 2019, photo shows a sign by furnyc.org in the window of Victoria Stass Collection in New York's fur district. The fur trade is considered so important to New York’s development that two beavers adorn the city’s o...
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). This April 10, 2019, photo shows a sign by furnyc.org in the window of Victoria Stass Collection in New York's fur district. The fur trade is considered so important to New York’s development that two beavers adorn the city’s o...(AP Photo/Richard Drew). This April 10, 2019, photo shows a sign by furnyc.org in the window of Victoria Stass Collection in New York's fur district. The fur trade is considered so important to New York’s development that two beavers adorn the city’s o...
    A burgeoning movement to outlaw fur is seeking to make its biggest statement yet in the fashion mecca of New York City.More >>
    A burgeoning movement to outlaw fur is seeking to make its biggest statement yet in the fashion mecca of New York City.More >>
  • Harris, Booker miss most votes of senators running in 2020

    Harris, Booker miss most votes of senators running in 2020

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 5:09 PM EDT2019-04-17 21:09:23 GMT
    Kamala Harris and Cory Booker miss most votes of senators running in 2020, according to an Associated Press analysis of congressional data.More >>
    Kamala Harris and Cory Booker miss most votes of senators running in 2020, according to an Associated Press analysis of congressional data.More >>
  • North Carolina 'born-alive' abortion bill wins final passage

    North Carolina 'born-alive' abortion bill wins final passage

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 5:00 PM EDT2019-04-17 21:00:32 GMT
    North Carolina lawmakers have given final passage to a bill to require doctors and nurses to care for babies born alive during a failed late-term abortion.More >>
    North Carolina lawmakers have given final passage to a bill to require doctors and nurses to care for babies born alive during a failed late-term abortion.More >>
  • Asylum seekers who show credible fear not eligible for bond

    Asylum seekers who show credible fear not eligible for bond

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 4:53 PM EDT2019-04-17 20:53:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Monday, April 15, 2019. Barr told Congress last week he expects to release his redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Monday, April 15, 2019. Barr told Congress last week he expects to release his redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation...
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Monday, April 15, 2019. Barr told Congress last week he expects to release his redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Attorney General William Barr leaves his home in McLean, Va., on Monday, April 15, 2019. Barr told Congress last week he expects to release his redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation...
    Detained asylum seekers who have shown they have a credible fear of returning to their country will no longer be able to ask a judge to grant them bond.More >>
    Detained asylum seekers who have shown they have a credible fear of returning to their country will no longer be able to ask a judge to grant them bond.More >>
  • Teen shaken as infant dies; father now charged with homicide

    Teen shaken as infant dies; father now charged with homicide

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 4:33 PM EDT2019-04-17 20:33:09 GMT
    A father convicted of assaulting his infant daughter years ago is now charged with criminal homicide following the teenager's death.More >>
    A father convicted of assaulting his infant daughter years ago is now charged with criminal homicide following the teenager's death.More >>
  • Jurors cry as prosecutor describes fatal attack on officers

    Jurors cry as prosecutor describes fatal attack on officers

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 4:03 PM EDT2019-04-17 20:03:44 GMT
    (Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2016, file photo, images of slain Palm Springs, Calif., police officers Jose "Gil" Vega and Lesley Zerebny are displayed on a screen at the Palm Springs Convention Center ...(Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2016, file photo, images of slain Palm Springs, Calif., police officers Jose "Gil" Vega and Lesley Zerebny are displayed on a screen at the Palm Springs Convention Center ...
    (Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2016, file photo, images of slain Palm Springs, Calif., police officers Jose "Gil" Vega and Lesley Zerebny are displayed on a screen at the Palm Springs Convention Center ...(Mindy Schauer/The Orange County Register via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2016, file photo, images of slain Palm Springs, Calif., police officers Jose "Gil" Vega and Lesley Zerebny are displayed on a screen at the Palm Springs Convention Center ...
    Trial has begun for a man accused of killing 2 California police officers in an ambush-style attack.More >>
    Trial has begun for a man accused of killing 2 California police officers in an ambush-style attack.More >>
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