Statue unveiled honoring firefighters killed in Arizona fire

A statue has been unveiled honoring 19 members of a firefighting team known as the Granite Mountain Hotshots who died in a 2013 Arizona wildfire.

Sunday, April 22nd 2018, 4:04 am CDT
Pulitzer honoree is latest to win after leaving journalism

Pulitzer honoree is latest to win after leaving journalism

A Virginia photographer who won the Pulitzer Prize for a photo of a fatal car attack the day of a white nationalist rally is the latest in a series of newspaper employees who have won journalism's top honor but left the struggling industry.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 8:34 am CDT
Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 11:04 pm CDT

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me from 'Austin Powers' films, has died

Actor Verne Troyer from the "Austin Powers" films has died at age 49.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 4:54 pm CDT

4 dead in Nashville Waffle House shooting; suspect sought

Police in Tennessee say three people were killed and four were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House restaurant early Sunday.

Sunday, April 22nd 2018, 7:34 am CDT

Texas 8th-graders asked to list positives of slavery

A San Antonio charter school has apologized after a teacher asked students in an eighth grade American history class to list the positive and negative aspects of slavery.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 1:54 pm CDT
Man killed in random knife attack at California steakhouse

Man killed in random knife attack at California steakhouse

A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 4:44 am CDT
Romney must compete in primary for Senate seat

Romney must compete in primary for Senate seat

Mitt Romney has one of the best-known names in politics, but he still must face down nearly a dozen Utah contenders in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 12:54 am CDT
New lynching memorial offers chance to remember, heal

New lynching memorial offers chance to remember, heal

A new memorial is opening to honor thousands of people killed in racist lynchings.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 8:34 am CDT

Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

Syracuse University has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 4:46 pm CDT
FAA orders more engine inspections after Southwest accident

FAA orders more engine inspections after Southwest accident

The manufacturer of the jet engine involved in a fatal Southwest Airlines accident Tuesday wants more jets to be inspected for potential problems.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 3:53 pm CDT
Suburban Seattle getting rare, private US airport terminal

Suburban Seattle getting rare, private US airport terminal

An entrepreneur wants to bring a global trend to the U.S. and put commercial airport terminals in the hands of private companies instead of the government.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 10:44 am CDT
Maryland bill seeks transparency in online political ads

Maryland bill seeks transparency in online political ads

A measure approved by Maryland lawmakers would create more transparency for online political ads on social media platforms like Facebook to help stop foreign influence in the state's elections.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 11:55 am CDT
Social media helps fuel teacher activism across the country

Social media helps fuel teacher activism across the country

The public education uprisings that began in West Virginia and spread to Arizona, Oklahoma and Kentucky share similar origin stories.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 1:21 am CDT
Cybersecurity expert's case delayed as new details emerge

Cybersecurity expert's case delayed as new details emerge

A British cybersecurity expert once hailed as a hero for stopping a computer virus will be in federal court in Milwaukee to try to weaken a criminal case against him by having his post-arrest statements tossed.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 12:52 pm CDT
The Latest: Barbara Bush buried at presidential library

The Latest: Barbara Bush buried at presidential library

Guests have begun to arrive at St. Martin's Church in Houston for the funeral of former first lady Barbara Bush.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 9:44 am CDT
After town says 'nyet' to Russia monument, others say 'da'

After town says 'nyet' to Russia monument, others say 'da'

A monument honoring a secret World War II spy mission could still find a home in the United States after a North Carolina town rejected the statue because of current tensions between the U.S. and Russia.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 8:34 am CDT
Suspected Florida school shooter appears in court

Suspected Florida school shooter appears in court

A gunman carrying a shotgun in a guitar case opened fire at a Florida high school, wounding one student as other students and teachers piled desks and cabinets against classroom doors to make barricades.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 10:14 pm CDT

Americans told to toss romaine lettuce over E. coli fears

The Centers for Disease Control is expanding a warning about contaminated lettuce from Arizona that has now sickened dozens of people in several states.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 5:13 pm CDT
The Latest: Romney promises hard campaign in Senate primary

The Latest: Romney promises hard campaign in Senate primary

Mitt Romney has been forced into a Republican primary for a U.S. Senate seat in Utah as he looks to restart his political career by replacing long-serving Sen. Orrin Hatch.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 8:54 pm CDT
Trump lawyer must say why he wants porn star's case delayed

Trump lawyer must say why he wants porn star's case delayed

President Donald Trump's lawyer, whose office was raided by the FBI last week, is seeking to delay a court case brought by a porn actress who claims she had an affair with the president.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 1:22 am CDT
Investigation says Prince was isolated, addicted and in pain

Investigation says Prince was isolated, addicted and in pain

Investigative files in Prince's death show that members of his inner circle were growing increasingly alarmed about an opioid addition as his health waned in the final days of his life, and that they sought help.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 1:13 am CDT
420's long, strange trip to pot holiday began in California

420's long, strange trip to pot holiday began in California

Where are The Waldos? Not far from the San Francisco Bay Area high school where in 1971 the five buddies' search for a marijuana patch gave birth to the term 420, now the date for marijuana's high holiday and universal slang for smoking weed.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 1:21 am CDT
High holiday: Pot fans join 420 smoke-out in San Francisco

High holiday: Pot fans join 420 smoke-out in San Francisco

Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts flocked to San Francisco's Golden Gate Park for the annual April 20 high holiday that culminated with the crowd sparking up at 4:20 p.m.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 6:53 pm CDT
Kansas officials boost projected tax collections by $540M

Kansas officials boost projected tax collections by $540M

Kansas officials have issued a new fiscal forecast that boosts projected tax collections by a total of $540 million through June 2019.

Saturday, April 21st 2018, 4:44 am CDT
Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge

Science Says: Amount of straws, plastic pollution is huge

Cities and even countries now such as Great Britain are looking at banning straws because plastic pollution is a huge global problem.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 5:33 pm CDT
In new walkouts, students look to turn outrage to action

In new walkouts, students look to turn outrage to action

Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gun control.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 11:26 pm CDT
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens charged over charity donor list

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens charged over charity donor list

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has been charged with a felony related to his use of a charity donor list for his 2016 political campaign.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 5:54 pm CDT
Parenting of the future: Many embryos, each with DNA profile

Parenting of the future: Many embryos, each with DNA profile

A prominent biomedical ethics expert predicts that in 20 to 40 years, many parents will choose babies from dozens of embryos, after examining DNA information on each.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 12:23 am CDT
Warming, not cooling, donated livers may improve transplants

Warming, not cooling, donated livers may improve transplants

Study suggests warming, not cooling, donated livers may improve organ transplants.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 1:23 pm CDT
Some GOP officials urge charges for women who get abortions

Some GOP officials urge charges for women who get abortions

Officials in Republican-dominant states are pushing legislation ahead of midterm elections that would punish both doctors and patients for abortions.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 1:25 pm CDT

US experts back marijuana-based drug for childhood seizures

US panel says a medicine made from the marijuana plant should be approved to treat severe epileptic seizures in children.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 11:02 am CDT

Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 10:12 pm CDT
Hot potato: Dems shy from Steyer's talk of impeaching Trump

Hot potato: Dems shy from Steyer's talk of impeaching Trump

California billionaire Tom Steyer is spending millions of his own money on a campaign to impeach President Donald Trump, but many Democratic candidates are shying away from that idea.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 5:34 pm CDT
Man who shot 2 deputies in Florida was mystery to neighbors

Man who shot 2 deputies in Florida was mystery to neighbors

A man who investigators say killed two sheriff's deputies in rural north Florida was a mystery figure to many in the small agricultural community rocked by the shooting.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 10:14 pm CDT
About 2,500 mourners pay respects to Barbara Bush at viewing

About 2,500 mourners pay respects to Barbara Bush at viewing

As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 12:43 am CDT

Official: Shotgun in guitar case was used in school shooting

Authorities say one student shot another in the ankle at a Florida high school and a suspect is in custody.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 8:42 am CDT
The Latest: Stormy Daniels' ex-lawyer cooperating in inquiry

The Latest: Stormy Daniels' ex-lawyer cooperating in inquiry

A federal judge in Los Angeles has told lawyers for President Donald Trump's attorney Michael Cohen that he needs to file a declaration in court in order to delay a lawsuit filed by porn actress Stormy Daniels.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 1:03 pm CDT

Trump's divisive pick to run NASA wins narrow confirmation

The Senate narrowly confirmed President Donald Trump's choice of a tea party congressman to run NASA.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 2:02 pm CDT
Bat key to tequila trade gets off US endangered species list

Bat key to tequila trade gets off US endangered species list

Wildlife managers in the American Southwest say a once-rare bat important to the pollination of plants used to produce tequila has made a comeback and is being removed from the U.S. endangered species list.

Tuesday, April 17th 2018, 1:40 pm CDT
Defense says schedules show Cosby wasn't around for assault

Defense says schedules show Cosby wasn't around for assault

Bill Cosby's lawyers are scrambling to make sure jurors at his sexual assault retrial hear from accuser Andrea Constand's confidante before deliberations get underway next week.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 11:42 pm CDT
Student from Zambia ruled eligible for US poetry contest

Student from Zambia ruled eligible for US poetry contest

A judge has ruled a high school student in Maine who fled his native Zambia can compete in a government-funded national poetry contest.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 6:43 pm CDT
NASA's Tess spacecraft embarks on quest to find new planets

NASA's Tess spacecraft embarks on quest to find new planets

NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft is back on the pad for another shot at launch.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 12:35 pm CDT

Southwest sends apology, $5K, to passengers on damaged jet

Southwest offers apology and compensation to passengers involved in emergency landing incident.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 2:33 pm CDT

USA Gymnastics settles sex abuse lawsuit

USA Gymnastics has reached a confidential settlement in a Georgia lawsuit that spurred a newspaper's investigation into the organization's child abuse reporting practices.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 10:54 am CDT

Trump administration defends Obama's Atlantic monument

The federal government wants to judge to toss a lawsuit from fishermen trying to eliminate former President Barack Obama's Atlantic Ocean monument.

Tuesday, April 17th 2018, 10:00 am CDT
AP-NORC Poll: Americans expect Russia tension will get worse

AP-NORC Poll: Americans expect Russia tension will get worse

Americans are largely pessimistic about U.S. relations with Russia and China in the next year, and despite signs of diplomatic progress with Kim Jong Un over nuclear weapons, nearly half also expect things to get worse with North Korea.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 7:04 am CDT
Arizona is next stop for movement seeking better teacher pay

Arizona is next stop for movement seeking better teacher pay

Arizona teachers have voted to walk off the job to demand increased school funding.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 1:52 am CDT
Woman suspected in Minnesota, Florida deaths caught in Texas

Woman suspected in Minnesota, Florida deaths caught in Texas

Woman suspected of killing her husband in Minnesota and a woman in Florida captured at a South Texas resort.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 1:28 am CDT

Authorities say motive in deputy killings may never be known

Authorities identify dead shooter of two Florida sheriff's deputies were fatally shot through the window of a Chinese restaurant.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 5:43 am CDT

Driver in deadly immigrant smuggling case gets life sentence

The driver of a semitrailer packed with at least 39 immigrants, 10 of whom died, has been sentenced to life in prison for making the deadly smuggling run.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 11:33 am CDT
The Latest: Former President George HW Bush greets mourners

The Latest: Former President George HW Bush greets mourners

A spray of flowers covers the closed silver casket of former first lady Barbara Bush in the sanctuary of the Houston church where mourners are waiting to pay their final respects.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 10:43 am CDT
Killing renews concerns for homeless Native Americans

Killing renews concerns for homeless Native Americans

The killing of a homeless man from the Navajo Nation in Albuquerque is again exposing the heightened threats and dangers many say Native Americans coping with homelessness face in New Mexico's largest city.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 7:32 pm CDT
Suspended fraternity: Offensive video was 'satirical sketch'

Suspended fraternity: Offensive video was 'satirical sketch'

A fraternity suspended at New York's Syracuse University over an offensive video says the activities were intended as a "satirical sketch.".

Friday, April 20th 2018, 7:24 am CDT
Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other ills

Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other ills

Barbara Bush came up with the idea of focusing on literacy as first lady during a jog in 1978, the year her husband considered his first run for president.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 12:33 am CDT
Mother who put children in suitcase charged with child abuse

Mother who put children in suitcase charged with child abuse

A 26-year-old Michigan mother accused of leaving her 11-month-old twin daughters in a suitcase along a curb with trash has been charged with child abuse.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 10:53 am CDT
Southwest Airlines sought more time for engine inspections

Southwest Airlines sought more time for engine inspections

US airline regulators have ordered inspections on engine fan blades like the one that snapped off a Southwest Airlines plane, leading to the death of a woman who was partially blown out a window.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 12:02 am CDT
2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

Two black men arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks where they were waiting for a business meeting say they wonder how an everyday encounter could escalate into a police confrontation that left them fearing for their lives.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 6:42 am CDT
Correction: School Security-Illinois story

Correction: School Security-Illinois story

Some Illinois lawmakers want to give extra money to schools that replace armed security officers with unarmed social workers and behavior therapists.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 5:17 pm CDT
National Teacher of the Year works with refugee students

National Teacher of the Year works with refugee students

Undeterred by immigration politics, the 2018 National Teacher of the Year leads a Washington state classroom for refugees that runs on the same promise that's bestowed upon children and fuels newcomers to the American dream.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 8:35 am CDT

Spouses can boost early detection for melanoma patients

Married patients with melanoma are slightly more likely to be diagnosed in earlier more treatable stages than unmarried patients.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 10:13 am CDT
Columbine, Parkland students unite for voter registration

Columbine, Parkland students unite for voter registration

While students across US plan walkouts for Columbine anniversary, a quiet day of service planned for students at Colorado school.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 1:25 pm CDT
Alabama mail-bomber the oldest executed in US modern times

Alabama mail-bomber the oldest executed in US modern times

Alabama man convicted in 1989 mail-bomb slaying of federal judge is executed, oldest prisoner put to death in US since it resumed carrying out the death penalty in 1970s.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 11:13 pm CDT
Arizona teachers vote for statewide walkout

Arizona teachers vote for statewide walkout

The potential for Arizona teachers to launch a first-ever statewide strike has school districts and parents making contingency plans despite a lack of clarity about what may happen and when.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 5:52 pm CDT
Police say teen who searched for missing pal was his killer

Police say teen who searched for missing pal was his killer

Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators say a 16-year-old who was part of a search party looking for a missing high school sports star led the group to discover the boy's body but investigators suspect he was the person who fatally stabbed him.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 3:56 pm CDT
Hundreds celebrate former first lady Barbara Bush in Houston

Hundreds celebrate former first lady Barbara Bush in Houston

The memorials to former first lady Barbara Bush have begun with a celebration of her life in front of Houston's City Hall.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 8:32 pm CDT

Reward doubled to $20K after 700 pounds of dynamite stolen

Federal authorities have doubled the reward to $20,000 for information on the theft of hundreds of explosives from a worksite in Pennsylvania.

Friday, April 20th 2018, 6:22 am CDT

US regulators float ideas for boosting medical device safety

US health officials propose steps to improve the government's oversight of medical devices.

Tuesday, April 17th 2018, 10:10 am CDT
Files show rising alarm in Prince's circle as health failed

Files show rising alarm in Prince's circle as health failed

A two-year probe into the overdose death of music superstar Prince is reaching a critical stage as a county prosecutor reveals whether criminal charges will be filed.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 11:42 pm CDT
Minnesota woman suspected of killing 2 captured in Texas

Minnesota woman suspected of killing 2 captured in Texas

Minnesota woman suspected of killing her husband, then a woman in southwest Florida captured at a South Texas resort.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 11:23 pm CDT
At trial, experts debate drug Cosby gave to his accuser

At trial, experts debate drug Cosby gave to his accuser

Bill Cosby's lawyers have turned to their star witness in the comedian's sexual assault retrial.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 12:02 am CDT
The Latest: Doctor said Prince 'doesn't look really well'

The Latest: Doctor said Prince 'doesn't look really well'

A Minnesota doctor accused of illegally prescribing an opioid for Prince a week before the musician died has agreed to pay $30,000 to settle a federal civil claim.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 10:12 am CDT
Alabama man, 83, executed for judge's 1989 mail-bomb slaying

Alabama man, 83, executed for judge's 1989 mail-bomb slaying

Inmate convicted in mail-bomb death of a federal judge killed in 1989 is set to be executed as the oldest prisoner put to death in US in modern times.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 4:13 pm CDT

Gym employees accuse black member of not paying, call cops

Employees of an LA Fitness in New Jersey wrongly accused a black member and his guest of not paying to work out and called police, prompting an apology from the company.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 4:58 pm CDT
The Latest: 83-year-old Alabama mail-bomb killer is executed

The Latest: 83-year-old Alabama mail-bomb killer is executed

Alabama has executed the oldest U.S. inmate to be put to death in modern times, an 83-year-old man convicted of a federal judge's 1989 mail-bomb slaying.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 9:02 pm CDT

Court sides with sanctuary cities in fight over grants

A federal appeals court in Chicago has ruled that President Donald Trump's administration cannot withhold public safety grants from cities that don't cooperate with its immigration enforcement.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 3:54 pm CDT

Passing motorist rescues woman trapped in Montana flood

A witness is recounting the dramatic rescue of a woman trapped on top her vehicle surrounded by rushing floodwaters in northern Montana.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 7:22 pm CDT
The Latest: Cosby expert doubts impact of small blue pills

The Latest: Cosby expert doubts impact of small blue pills

The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial is rejecting the defense's fifth bid for a mistrial.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 9:12 am CDT

San Francisco reverses course, controversial statue to stand

San Francisco authorities reversed a decision to remove a 19th century statue near City Hall that some say is degrading to Native Americans.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 6:52 pm CDT
Southwest Airlines pilot pushed Navy boundaries for flying

Southwest Airlines pilot pushed Navy boundaries for flying

The Southwest Airlines pilot being lauded as a hero in an emergency landing after a passenger was partly blown out of the jet's damaged fuselage is also being hailed for her pioneering role in aviation.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 11:52 pm CDT
Texas deputy stumbles upon suspect in Vegas picnic shooting

Texas deputy stumbles upon suspect in Vegas picnic shooting

Authorities say a casino dealer identified as the suspect in a deadly company picnic shooting on Sunday has been arrested in a small town in the Texas Panhandle.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 12:03 pm CDT
Evidence of an oil spill was obvious, but was it a crime?

Evidence of an oil spill was obvious, but was it a crime?

A Texas company that owns an oil pipeline that spilled 140,000 gallons (53,000 liters) of crude along the Santa Barbara coast faces a criminal trial three years after the disaster.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 3:12 pm CDT
The Latest: Southwest sought more time to inspect engines

The Latest: Southwest sought more time to inspect engines

A Texas firefighter on the Southwest Airlines flight that made an emergency landing in Philadelphia says his wife gave him the OK to aid a woman who had been partially blown through a damaged window.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 10:17 am CDT
Fire damages lodge at Idaho's famed Sun Valley ski resort

Fire damages lodge at Idaho's famed Sun Valley ski resort

A fire has heavily damaged a lodge at the base of Idaho's Sun Valley ski resort.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 4:36 pm CDT
Man charged after 3-year-old daughter shoots mother

Man charged after 3-year-old daughter shoots mother

Police: Indiana man charged after 3-year-old daughter accidentally shoots pregnant mother with a loaded gun he'd left in her car.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 5:28 pm CDT
The Latest: Police chief apologizes to men from Starbucks

The Latest: Police chief apologizes to men from Starbucks

Philadelphia's police commissioner is apologizing to two black men who were arrested at a Starbucks in the city.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 11:42 am CDT
Student says Confederate flag theft sparked protests

Student says Confederate flag theft sparked protests

A student who led a two-day demonstration outside of his central Michigan high school says it was in response to the unpunished theft of a Confederate battle flag from his pickup truck.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 4:37 pm CDT

Syracuse fraternity suspended after racist videos released

Protesters at New York's Syracuse University have demanded that the school release video showing racist and sexist behavior by members of a now-suspended fraternity.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 8:12 am CDT
Police: Utah parents planned murder-suicide that killed kids

Police: Utah parents planned murder-suicide that killed kids

Police documents say a couple who recently moved to Utah from Switzerland planned together a murder suicide that left their family of four dead, including buying sleeping pills researching gunshot wounds.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 3:56 pm CDT

8,000 Disneyland tickets stolen from youth farming group

Authorities say thieves made off with 8,000 Disneyland tickets when they stole a box trailer from a youth agricultural education organization.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 10:38 am CDT
Prosecutor: Former Texas nurse confessed in deaths of babies

Prosecutor: Former Texas nurse confessed in deaths of babies

A Texas prosecutor says an imprisoned former nurse who authorities believe could be responsible for the deaths of up to 60 children has confessed in the past to killing children in her care.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 3:02 pm CDT

Navy, Marine leaders: No problem with transgender troops

The top military leaders of the Navy and Marine Corps tell senators that so far, they've seen no discipline, morale or unit readiness problems with transgender troops now serving openly.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 11:15 am CDT

Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel suits

President Donald Trump's personal attorney has dropped a pair of libel lawsuits against BuzzFeed and investigation firm Fusion GPS.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 8:52 am CDT
Alabama mayor: 'Poop train' finally empty; sludge gone

Alabama mayor: 'Poop train' finally empty; sludge gone

An Alabama mayor says the last train car full of New York City sewage sludge that has stunk up her town has finally been emptied.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 7:52 am CDT

With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify about sex-abuse cases

How can you sleep at night? With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify to Congress about sex-abuse cases.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 5:41 pm CDT
Team backed by Microsoft co-founder locates USS Helena wreck

Team backed by Microsoft co-founder locates USS Helena wreck

Nearly 75 years after the USS Helena was sunk by Japanese torpedoes in the waters off the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific, an expedition team backed by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen reported finding its wreckage.

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 9:21 am CDT
Medical marijuana push spreads to Utah, Oklahoma

Medical marijuana push spreads to Utah, Oklahoma

Medical marijuana push spreads to Utah, Oklahoma.

Tuesday, April 17th 2018, 1:30 am CDT

'Pharma Bro' moves to New Jersey _ for federal prison stay

The pharmaceutical-industry entrepreneur vilified for jacking up the price of a lifesaving drug has been placed in a low-security federal prison in New Jersey.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 5:32 am CDT
Mower, tooth in a box, Vishnu doll in New Jersey beach trash

Mower, tooth in a box, Vishnu doll in New Jersey beach trash

A New Jersey environmental group's list of trash its volunteers picked up from the state's beaches includes plenty of bizarre items.

Thursday, April 12th 2018, 12:20 pm CDT

Better than a beach photo: Christie spends $85K on portrait

Former Gov. Chris Christie's official portrait will carry an $85,000 price tag, higher than his three predecessors combined.

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 9:12 am CDT