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Sanders: Obama's $400K Wall Street speech 'unfortunate'

Author=Max Greenwood

Analysis | The Reddit user behind Trump’s CNN meme apologized. But #CNNBlackmail is the story taking hold.

#CNNBlackmail trended on Twitter on Wednesday, following CNN's report on how they tracked down the identity of an Internet troll.


What Russian trolls could have bought for $100,000 on Facebook

$100,000 might not sound like much when it comes to a presidential election. But the Russian troll farm that bought $100,000 worth of Facebook ads could have reached millions of American voters using the social media company's sophisticated software.

Author=Donie O'Sullivan

White House “Thrilled” With Report that Its Budget Was Off By $736 Billion

$16 billion surplus, $720 billion deficit, potato, po-tah-to.

Author=Bess Levin

Apple’s iPhone X: wait for the reviews

$999 and a ton of new questions raised

Author=Vlad Savov

Game of Thrones showrunners on losing that fan favorite

'<span class="s3">She's probably the only character to win her own death scene' </span>

Author=James Hibberd

Video of beating shared on social media leads to Saudi prince arrest

'A prince assaults citizens' is tweeted more than 200,000 times in the Arab world in 24 hours

Author=Patrick Evans

Trump praises Jeff Sessions after weeks of harsh criticism

'After many years of leaks going on in Washington, it is great to see the A.G. taking action! For National Security, the tougher the better!...

Author=Mandy Mayfield

Melania Trump: All people should be able to live without fear

'All of us can agree people should be able to live their lives without fear, no matter what country they live in.'

Author=Meghana Kurup

And the 'America's Got Talent' season 12 winner is...

'America's Got Talent' announced its season 12 winner Wednesday.

Author=Brooke Metz

Bowe Bergdahl whines that the US treated him WORSE than the Taliban

'At least the Taliban were honest enough to say,

Author=, By Keith Griffith For

'Avengers: Infinity War' Trailer Reveals New Take On Classic Spider-Man Power

'Avengers: Infinity War' Trailer Reveals New Take On Classic Spider-Man Power

Author=Cameron Bonomolo

'Bachelor In Paradise' Reunion, Corinne and DeMario Won't Meet Face-to-Face

'Bachelor In Paradise' is hyping a one-on-one showdown between Corinne Olympios and DeMario Jackson.

Author=TMZ Staff

NYT Admits Facts Behind Bogus Russia Claim It Pushed For 9 Months Are ‘Simple’

'Basic fact'

Author=Rachel Stoltzfoos

George W. Bush slams Trumpism, without mentioning president by name

'Bigotry seems emboldened. Our politics seems more vulnerable to conspiracy theories and outright fabrication,' Bush declared.


North Korean Defector Describes In Detail Kim Jong Un’s Extremely Brutal Executions

'Blown to bits'

Author=Ryan Pickrell

‘Game of Thrones’: Emilia Clarke details ‘weird’ Kit Harington meeting

'Both of us were going, 'Ahhh, what are you doing on my set!?''

Author=James Hibberd

Former Clinton Advisor Calls Trump A Russian ‘Agent’

'Buying this guys bu*****t'

Author=Robert Donachie

Mayor of San Juan to Elaine Duke: 'This is not a good news story. This is a people are dying story'

'Dammit, this is not a good news story. This is a people are dying story. This is a life or death story.'

Author=Melissa Quinn

Boehner: There Is No Leader Of The Republican Party

'Donald Trump’s not a Republican'

Author=Robert Donachie

'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Premiere: 'Shall We Begin?'

'Dragonstone' saw the disparate plot threads of HBO's hit series pulling together as Daenerys Targaryan returned to Westeros to claim the Iron Throne.

Author=Glen Weldon

Rashad Jennings has big plans for his 'Dancing with the Stars' trophy

'DWTS' champ Rashad Jennings said he was shocked to win. Runner-up David Ross said he was surprised just to make the finals.

Author=Bill Keveney

Why 60,000 people joined a nationalist march in Poland

'F*** off with refugees' was just one of the chants that echoed in Poland as thousands rallied against Islam and EU.

Author=Agnieszka Pikulicka-Wilczewska

Media Rattled After Trump Calls Out Washington Post Reporter On Twitter

'F*** their amateur hour media criticism'

Author=Peter Hasson

Attorney for Imran Awan: Charges are politically motivated 'anti-Muslim bigotry'

'For months we have had utterly unsupported, outlandish, and slanderous statements targeting Mr. Awan coming not just from the ultra-right-w...

Author=Mandy Mayfield

Berkeley says 'Free Speech Week' officially cancelled, but Milo Yiannopoulos disputes its demise

'Free Speech Week' at the University of California, Berkeley, which would have served as a speaking platform for conservative firebrands...

Author=Mandy Mayfield

Game of Thrones showrunners explain that finale death

'H<span class="s1">e f—ed with the wrong girls'</span>

Author=James Hibberd

Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe react to James Harden’s Game 6 meltdown | FOX Sports

'Harden was made for the regular season.'

Author=Cameron DaSilva @camdasilva

‘Game of Thrones’ showrunners explain that finale death

'He f---ed with the wrong girls'

Author=James Hibberd

FBI agent groups dispute Trump's rationale for Comey firing

'His support within the rank and file of the FBI is overwhelming.'

Author=Josh Meyer

Trump opposes Senate Obamacare subsidy plan

'I am supportive of Lamar as a person & also of the process, but I can never support bailing out ins co's who have made a fortune w/ O'C...

Author=Melissa Quinn

Steven Mnuchin, Mitch McConnell to visit Fort Knox's gold stash

'I assume the gold is still there,' the treasury secretary said. 'It would really be quite a movie if we walked in and there was no gold.'

Author=Joseph Lawler

Joe Biden: 'I have a regret that I am not president'

'I believed I was' the most qualified candidate, Biden said. 'But was I prepared to be able to give my whole heart, my whole soul, all my at...

Author=Pete Kasperowicz

Trump Donates Presidential Salary To Restoring Civil War Battlefield

'I can find no better investment in our country.'

Author=Tim Pearce

Opinion | Intelligence officials’ outrageous contempt of Congress

'I don't wanna' is no grounds for stiffing Congress on oversight


Al Franken’s Evolving Responses To Sexual Harassment Allegations

'I don’t remember those...'

Author=Peter Hasson

Doctors Found Parasites They’d Never Seen Before Inside The North Korean Soldier Who Bolted At The DMZ

'I haven't seen them in my 20 years as a doctor'

Author=Ryan Pickrell

Once a corruption fighter, Menendez now set to stand trial on bribery charges

'I look forward to proving our innocence and being exonerated,' the New Jersey Democrat said.


Louis C.K. Movie Dropped By Distributor

'I Love You, Daddy' was set to be released on Nov. 17

Author=Hilary Lewis

Sessions: No plans to resign after Trump criticism

'I plan to long as that is appropriate,' the attorney general says.

Author=Josh Gerstein

Pentagon defends U.S. troops who searched for slain soldier missing in Niger

'I would just ask you not to question the actions of the troops who were caught in the firefight,' Mattis said.


Dylan Redwine's mother on the arrest of his father: 'I'd rather have my son'

'I've learned how important a day is - a minute,' Elaine Hall says of this ordeal. 'I've learned how important those that are close to you how important it is to tell them how important they are to you - I've learned patience


Woman Accuses Senator Al Franken Of Molesting Her During USO Tour

'I’m still angry at what Al Franken did to me'

Author=Thomas Phippen

Ohio governor candidate offers apology for disclosure of sexual history with approximately 50 women

'If I offended anyone, particularly the wonderful women in my life, I apologize. But if I have helped elevate the discussion on the serious...

Author=Daniel Chaitin

Missouri Gov Calls On Senate To Expel Sen Who Said She Wants Trump Assassinated

'If she will not resign...'

Author=Peter Hasson

Grassley wants informant on Russian uranium scandal released from NDA

'If the FBI is allowed to contract itself out of Congressional oversight, it would seriously undermine our Constitutional system of checks a...

Author=Todd Shepherd

Democrats smell opportunity in the South after Virginia rout

'If there’s a wave, by God there will be a sea-change in the South,' says one top party official. Good luck, say Republicans.


Comic-Con: 'The Defenders' continues the expansion of Netflix's Marvel world

'Iron Fist' has been picked up for a second season while 'The Punisher' makes its first big splash.

Author=Brian Truitt

Joy Behar, Sarah Huckabee Sanders clash over Trump on ‘The View’

'Is the media not supposed to report on the fact that 95 percent of what he says is a lie?'

Author=Christian Holub

Trump admits Donald Jr. and Ivanka tried to 'bump' half-sister Tiffany from inheritance

'Is there any truth to that? [Inaudible] Tiffany?' Stern pressed. 'Yes,' Trump replied after first trying to dodge the question.

Author=Naomi Lim

Luther Strange 'proud' to have Trump join him at Alabama rally

'It is an honor to work hard beside him to deliver upon his promises to the American people, like achieving tax relief for hard working Amer...

Author=Kyle Feldscher

Hillary: Bill Clinton Would Not Have ‘Survived’ If Fox News Had Been Around Earlier

'It wasn’t there when...'

Author=Peter Hasson

The global ransomware attack has made $49,000 — but the attackers will have a hard time claiming it

'It won't just be the FBI coming after them, but NSA/GCHQ/GCSB/ASD/CSE as well. That's not a recipe for a peaceful life.'

Author=Rob Price, Business Insider UK

Rubio Backs Ed Gillespie On The Campaign Trail

'It's about future'

Author=Henry Rodgers

Carl Bernstein: Trump presidency has been 'tainted by the president's lies'

'It's tainted by the president's lies, by his disrespect for American institutions operating under the law with traditional American democra...

Author=Diana Stancy Correll

Keith Olbermann: NRA should be branded 'a terrorist organization'

'It's time to end the NRA,' the former MSNBC host said.

Author=Caitlin Yilek

Trump blasts Roy Moore's foe

'Jones would be a disaster,' he said of the Republican Senate candidate's Democratic opponent.


'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Trailer Sells Dino Rescue Mission

'Jurassic World; Fallen Kingdom' can take a similar dive as 'The Lost World' and still be one of the very biggest grossers of 2018.

Author=Scott Mendelson

Why Can't Anyone Get Superman Right?

'Justice League' reflects the long-established Batman-ification of the superhero.

Author=Simon Abrams

Mueller’s Investigation Focusing On Whether Trump Covered Up Don Jr. Trump Tower Meeting

'Knowingly made a false statement'

Author=Jack Crowe

Watch John Oliver Blast GOP Lawmakers for Failing to Criticize Trump

'Last Week Tonight' host said Republicans should directly condemn president for his response to deadly protests in Charlottesville, Virginia

Author=Ryan Reed

Papadopoulos Admits He Lied To The FBI To Protect Trump

'Low level volunteer named George'

Author=Jack Crowe

Orrin Hatch: Trump's attacks on Sessions threaten 'his presidency'

'My advice to the president has been, and will continue to be, to think more carefully about some of the things he says, particularly on Twi...

Author=Joel Gehrke

Need to Know: Hue Jackson set to make ‘best decision’ at QB for preseason opener

'My job is to make sure I put the guy out there who gives us the best chance to score points and help this team win'


VP Pence To Congress: ‘Do Your Job’

'Obamacare has failed, and Obamacare must go'

Author=Will Ricciardella

In Asia, Mattis addresses concerns about North Korea and China — and Trump’s agenda

'Once we have exhausted all possible alternatives, the Americans will do the right thing,' Mattis said, citing an old quote.


'One of the Most Difficult Scenes.' 3 Kids Found Killed Inside Suburban Home

'One of the most difficult scenes'

Author=Lisa Marie Segarra

Obama Echo Chamber Manufactures Media Narrative Ahead Of Investigations Into Hezbollah Scandal

'Orchestrated smear campaign'

Author=Peter Hasson

Coroner Rules Once-Missing Temple Student Was Murdered By Strangulation, Blunt Trauma

'Our Beautiful Angel Jenna is now in Heaven'

Author=Eric Lieberman

Trump: 'Proud to have led the charge' for saying 'Merry Christmas'

'People are proud to be saying Merry Christmas again. I am proud to have led the charge against the assault of our cherished and beautiful p...

Author=Madeleine Morgenstern

‘Don’t Let Her Be Dead.’ Man Pushed Fiancée From Charging Car’s Path in Charlottesville

'Please don't let her be dead'

Author=Brian Witte / AP

Kevin Spacey Apologizes, Comes Out After Actor Alleges Underage Advances

'Rent' star Anthony Rapp reveals 1986 encounter where Spacey came onto the then-14-year-old actor

Author=Daniel Kreps

James Comey drubs 'partisan' scrubbing at the FBI

'Sadly, we are now at a point in our political life when anyone can be attacked for partisan gain,' Comey tweeted.

Author=Daniel Chaitin

SNL Delivers Special Message From DNC: "We're Back"

'Saturday Night Live' teased the Democratic National Committee with a fake ad, telling voters, "We're back!" following Democrats winning governors races in Virginia and New Jersey this week. They introduced "fresh new faces&q


Jeff Flake's camp fires back at Trump: The president won't figure into tax reform vote

'Sen. Flake is still reviewing the tax reform bill on its merits. How he votes on it will have nothing to do with the President,” a spokesma...

Author=Kyle Feldscher

Where is Mariah Woods? FBI joins hunt for missing 3-year-old North Carolina girl

'She's a sweet child, but she is shy with strangers, so she wouldn't just go with a stranger,' a family friend said.

Author=Erik Ortiz

‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ swings forward toward an inclusive cinematic universe

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' marks a leap forward for diversity in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and beyond.

Author=Jen Yamato

'Star Wars' story group manages teeming galaxy

'Star Wars' May the 4th celebration Lucasfilm Story Group manages teeming Star Wars universe with stepped-up movies like Rogue One, Han Solo joining sequels

Author=Brian Lowry, CNN

Christmas Sales Rose This Year, Marking ‘Big Win For Retail’

'Started with a bang'

Author=Amber Randall

Volcano strands 'Stranger Things' star Millie Bobby Brown on Bali

'Stranger Things' star Brown has been stuck in Bali due to the island's volcano eruption.

Author=Bryan Alexander

President’s Spiritual Mentor Says ‘God Has Given Trump Authority To Take Out Kim Jong Un’

'Thank God for a President who is serious about protecting our country'

Author=Ryan Pickrell

‘Where do his hands go?’: Trump takes aim at ‘Al Frankenstien’ over groping claims

'The Al Frankenstien picture is really bad, speaks a thousand words,' the president said on Twitter.


The Ku Klux Klan was dead. The first Hollywood blockbuster revived it.

'The Birth of a Nation' became a propaganda tool for the group.


Bannon On Hannity: Elites Allowed ‘Economic Hate Crimes’ Against Working People

'The factories went to China, and the drugs came in'

Author=Justin Caruso

'Star Wars' Is Like an Etch a Sketch Now

'The Force Awakens' and 'The Last Jedi' reset the galaxy after the events of the original trilogy, without needing to explain everything all the time.

Author=Erik Hayden

Trump savages media as Washington roasts him from afar

'The media deserves a very big, fat, failing grade,' the president tells a charged-up crowd in Pennsylvania.

Author=Josh Dawsey

‘Multiple failures’ by sailors standing watch contributed to deadly Navy collisions, investigation finds

'The Navy is firmly committed to doing everything possible to prevent an accident like this from happening again,' the service's top officer said.


Kim Jong Un Isn't the Only Wild Card In the North Korea Crisis

'The stakes in the fight over clarity and unity of message could not be higher'

Author=Philip Elliott

Trump rips Pakistan's 'lies & deceit' and threatens to stop hundreds of millions in foreign aid

'The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing b...

Author=Kyle Feldscher

Soiled ISIS Fighters Surrendering In Droves: ‘It Really Means This Is The End’

'Their leaders are abandoning them'

Author=Saagar Enjeti

Fox News' Shepard Smith: 'Deception' about Donald Trump Jr. meeting is 'mind-boggling'

'There are still people out there who think we're making it up, and one day they're going to realize that we're not and look around and go,...

Author=Leah DePiero

Walmart is asking employees to deliver packages on their way home from work

'There is really strong overlap between where our associates are already heading after work and where those packages need to go,' a company spokesman said.


The Senate's $1.5 trillion tax cut is not what it seems

'There will be numbers of us, I would think, that would not want to vote for something that they viewed as going to increase the deficit,' s...

Author=Joseph Lawler

Trump’s upbeat Puerto Rico rhetoric clashes with reality on the ground

'There’s always a danger whenever you start responding in a way that says, ‘Hey we’ve done a great job,’ and there are still people in need,' one former official said.


White House rushes to defend Donald Trump Jr. in Russia meeting scandal

'There’s no evidence of collusion,' top adviser Kellyanne Conway insisted as she hit the cable news shows.


CNN employees receiving death threats, harassing messages from Trump supporters: Report

'These far-right trolls are really threatening people and coming after people. Somebody's gonna do something stupid at some point.'

Author=Josh Siegel

Cajun Navy Says Looters Shot At Boats During Attempted Rescue In Houston [VIDEO]

'They attempted to overtake the boats...'

Author=Ryan Saavedra

North Korea Has Absolutely No Idea What Trump Is Doing And Is Desperate For Answers

'They can't figure him out'

Author=Ryan Pickrell

CNN Hypocritical On Criticism Of The Daily Caller [VIDEO]

'They did not have enough to do'

Author=Amber Athey

Woman Jets Off For International Vacation, Leaves Four Unsupervised Children At Home

'They were confused'

Author=Gabrielle Okun

Democratic Senator Says Bill Clinton Should Have Resigned After Lewinsky Affair

'Things have changed today'

Author=David Krayden

Trove of Nazi Artifacts Including a Bust of Adolf Hitler Found

'This is unheard of in the Argentine Republic'

Author=Kate Samuelson

Trump offers condolences for Manchester bombing while condemning 'evil losers' with 'wicked ideology'

'This wicked ideology must be obliterated, and I mean completely obliterated, and the innocent life must be protected.'

Author=Peter Jacobs

Notorious Mafia ‘boss of bosses' Salvatore 'Toto' Riina dies at 87

'Toto' Riina died in a hospital while serving multiple life sentences as the mastermind of a bloody strategy to assassinate Italian prosecutors

Author=Associated Press

Trump will need Republican friends in Washington if Russia probe heats up

'Trump is well on his way to alienating the remaining Republicans in Congress who support him with the continued allegations from Russia and...

Author=W. James Antle III

Republicans ignore Trump's Obamacare taunts

'Until somebody shows us a way to get that elusive 50th vote, I think it's over,' one top GOP senator says.


Planned Parenthood Allegations Turn On Squishy McConnell-Backed Law

'Very gray and musty area'

Author=Rachel Stoltzfoos

Republicans’ incredible shrinking Obamacare repeal

'Vote-a-rama' to kick off Thursday afternoon


Republicans dismayed by Trump's behavior in Charlottesville aftermath

'We are in uncharted territory on exactly where this goes,' one person close to the White House said.

Author=Sarah Westwood, Gabby Morrongiello

The Panthers dared Saints quarterback Drew Brees to beat them, and he did

'We can beat you in a lot of different ways,' the soon-to-be 39-year-old quarterback says.


‘So Many Questions’: Opponent Calls Out Wasserman Schultz Over Arrest Of IT Aide

'We can't trust her in Congress'

Author=Will Racke

Jefferson Davis disappears as New Orleans removes another tribute to the Confederacy

'We continue our march to reconciliation by removing the Jefferson Davis Confederate statue from its pedestal of reverence,' Mayor Mitch Landrieu said in slamming 'the lost cause of the Confederacy.'


Jefferson Davis disappears as New Orleans removes tribute to ‘lost cause of the Confederacy’

'We continue our march to reconciliation by removing the Jefferson Davis Confederate statue from its pedestal of reverence,' Mayor Mitch Landrieu said.


Kushner upbeat, undeterred in first public remarks on Middle East peace process

'We do think it’s achievable,' Kushner said of an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal.


'We Don't Have Any Gays.' Chechen Leader Denies Persecution of Gay Men

'We don't have any gays'

Author=Associated Press

Kim Jong Un: North Korea's Missile Could Strike Entire Continental U.S.

'We have demonstrated our ability to fire our intercontinental ballistic rocket at any time and place'

Author=Heesu Lee, Kanga Kong / Bloomberg

Josh Mandel drops out of Ohio Senate race

'We recently learned that my wife has a health issue that will require my time, attention and presence. In other words, I need to be there,'...

Author=Al Weaver

Chris Pratt, Anna Faris announce separation after 8 years of marriage

'We tried hard for a long time, and we're really disappointed'

Author=Christopher Rosen

Joint Chiefs to troops: 'No modifications' to transgender policy

'We will continue to treat all of our personnel with respect,' Marine Gen. Joe Dunford writes.


Trump pledges to build Coast Guard icebreakers, but it’s unclear how different his plan is than Obama’s

'We're going to build many of them,' Trump said.


GOP plots return to temporary tax cuts

'We’ve been to this movie before,' said Howard Gleckman, a senior fellow at the Washington-based Tax Policy Center.


John Oliver blasts Trump over Comey tape admission: ‘What the f— was that?’

'What the f--- was that?'

Author=Christopher Rosen

Why Louisiana is refusing to hand over voter registration data to Trump’s election probe

'When's the last time you heard Louisiana named a problem in an election?' said it's secretary of state


Why Louisiana is refusing to hand over voter registration data to Trump’s election probe

'When's the last time you heard Louisiana named a problem in an election?' said its secretary of state


Gal Gadot on 'SNL': Three Sketches You Have to See

'Wonder Woman' actress stars in "First Date" sketch about O.J. Simpson's release; "Weekend Update" takes on difficult week

Author=Ryan McGee

Rahm Emanuel Assures Illegal Students They Have ‘Nothing To Worry About’

'You are welcome here'

Author=Amber Randall

'You should be outraged': Air Force Academy superintendent addresses racial slurs

'You should be outraged': AFA superintendent addresses racial slurs aimed at black cadet candidates

Author=ABC News

Hillary Clinton aide Jake Sullivan: Trump ignoring 'broader Iranian threat'

'[T]hey appear to have taken their eye off the ball of the broader Iranian threat,' Jake Sullivan, Clinton's top foreign policy advisor, tol...

Author=Joel Gehrke

Ezekiel Elliott suspension: NFLPA chief questions length of investigation

&#34;There&#39;s a whole group of prosecutors and law enforcement folks laughing at [the NFL&#39;s investigators] going, &#39;Why does it take so long?&#39;&#34;

Author= Hille

Lowly Liberals Manipulate Gold Star Families in War on Trump

&amp;nbsp;By Brian Flood, Fox NewsAs many Democrats weaponize Gold Star families against the GOP, mainstream media outlets now seem to be approaching the families of dead soldiers one by one


Senate Judiciary Opening Probe on Whether Loretta Lynch Tried to Interfere with Clinton Email Investigation

&amp;nbsp;By Kelly Cohen, The Washington ExaminerSenate Judiciary Committee leaders have sent letters to former Attorney General Loretta Lynch and others asking for information about allegations of political interference in the


China Reportedly Preps For Crisis Along border With North Korea

&amp;nbsp;Fox NewsThe Chinese military has reportedly been building up defenses along its border with North Korea that coincide with warnings by President Trump that he is considering military action over


Flynn to Turn Over Subpoenaed Documents to Senate Intel Committee

&amp;nbsp;Published May 31, 2017 | Fox NewsFormer national security adviser Michael Flynn will hand over subpoenaed personal and business records to the Senate intelligence committee, a source close to the


Cleveland Clinic, American Cancer Society pull fundraisers from Mar-a-Lago

&quot;After careful consideration, Cleveland Clinic has decided that it will not hold a Florida fundraiser at Mar-a-Lago in 2018,&quot; the hospital system said in a statement.


Haley: Women 'should be heard' on misconduct allegations

&quot;Any woman who has felt violated or felt mistreated in any way, they have every right to speak up,&quot; she says.


Schumer: Democrats were 'namby-pamby'

&quot;Economics is our strength, and we are going to get at it.&quot;

Author=Kevin Robillard

Zinke calls travel controversy 'a little B.S.'

&quot;Every time I travel, I submit travel plans to the department, who determines line by line that I follow the law. And I follow the law,&quot; Zinke said.


One-vote recount win gives Democrats tie in Virginia state House

&quot;EVERY. VOTE. MATTERS.,&quot; Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine tweeted.


Christie: Cruz is a hypocrite over Harvey relief

&quot;He's not telling the truth,&quot; Christie says.


Pelosi defiant as restless Democrats consider options

&quot;I am a master legislator,&quot; Pelosi told reporters. Later that day, some of her Democratic colleagues met to discuss replacing her.

Author=Heather Caygle

Ryan to Trump: Don't end protections for Dreamers

&quot;I believe that this is something Congress has to fix,&quot; Ryan said on Janesville, Wisconsin's WCLO radio station.


Franken backtracks, cancels event with comedian Griffin after Trump photo controversy

&quot;I believe what Kathy Griffin did was inappropriate,&quot; Sen. Al Franken said.

Author=Burgess Everett

White House: Trump's IQ jab at Tillerson was 'a joke'

&quot;I can tell you who is going to win,” Trump says.


5 takeaways from Sessions' Russia testimony

&quot;I don't recall&quot; was a popular answer during the hearing.

Author=Seung Min Kim

Flake: If Trump fired Mueller, it would be a 'big problem'

&quot;I don't think he'll go there, he shouldn't go there,&quot; the Arizona senator says.


Hillary gets conquered hero's welcome in Manhattan

&quot;I don’t understand the hate against her,&quot; says one patron on hand for the vanquished 2016 candidate's book tour kickoff.


Michigan Rep. Dave Trott won't run for reelection

&quot;I have decided that the best course for me is to spend more time with my family and return to the private sector,&quot; he says.


Price says he'll pay for charter flights

&quot;I regret the concerns this has raised regarding the use of taxpayer dollars,&quot; the HHS secretary says in a statement.


Trump: 'Most people' would have taken Russian lawyer meeting

&quot;I think from a practical standpoint, most people would have taken that meeting. It’s called opposition research or even research into your opponent,&quot; Trump said during a press conference in Paris.


McConnell: I recommended Merrick Garland for FBI director

&quot;I think it would make it clear that President Trump will continue the tradition at the FBI of having an apolitical professional,&quot; he says.


Trump blasts 'haters and fools' on Russia relations, 'short and fat' Kim Jong-Un

&quot;I want to solve North Korea, Syria, Ukraine, terrorism, and Russia can greatly help,&quot; Trump wrote.


Blackburn enters Tennessee Senate race, as Haslam passes

&quot;I will fight every single day to make our Republican majority act like one,&quot; Blackburn said


Trump on whether he'll fire Price over charter flights: 'We'll see'

&quot;I'm going to look at it. I am not happy about it, and I let him know it,&quot; the president says of Price using taxpayer funds to fund private jet travel.


Franken issues Thanksgiving Day apology, pledges to regain constituents' trust

&quot;I've learned from recent stories that in some of those encounters, I crossed the line for some women -- and I know that any number is too many,&quot; Franken said.


Sessions moves to lengthen drug sentences

&quot;It is a core principle that prosecutors should charge and pursue the most serious, readily provable offense,&quot; Sessions says.

Author=Josh Gerstein

Obama urges 'political courage' to save Affordable Care Act

&quot;It takes great courage to champion the vulnerable and the sick and the infirm.”

Author=Edward-Isaac Dovere

Tim Murphy resigns from Congress

&quot;It was Dr. Murphy’s decision to move on to the next chapter of his life, and I support it,&quot; Speaker Paul Ryan says in a statement.


Sanders: White House wants to be on-the-record more, rips anonymous sourcing

&quot;It’s a disservice to the American people that there [isn’t] more credible sourcing,&quot; Sanders said.


Fox News: Kimberly Guilfoyle under 'long-term' contract

&quot;Kimberly is a valued member of the FOX News primetime lineup, and is under a long-term contract with the network,&quot; a network spokesperson said in a statement.


Trump cites FCC equal time rule in dig at 'unfunny' late-night comedians

&quot;Late Night host are dealing with the Democrats for their very &quot;unfunny&quot; &amp; repetitive material, always anti-Trump!,&quot; he tweeted.


Christie denies saying failure on opioids would be 'debilitating' for Trump

&quot;Let me be very clear. I know that POTUS supports fighting this epidemic aggressively In the days ahead, his actions will speak louder than anything else,&quot; Christie wrote.


Pelosi's advice to Trump for fixing controversies: Get some sleep

&quot;More sleep maybe a solution for him,” the minority leader said.

Author=Louis Nelson

Trump Jr. suggests top government officials are undermining his father

&quot;My father talked about a rigged system throughout the campaign, and people were like, 'Oh, what are you talking about?' &quot; Trump Jr. said. &quot;But it is. And you're seeing it.&quot;


'Making America great again' — in space?

&quot;People have pushed for eight years for this moment,&quot; says a former Obama space official.


Trump announces designation of North Korea as state sponsor of terrorism

&quot;Should have happened a long time ago. Should have happened years ago,&quot; Trump said on Monday.


Trump on Russian election meddling: Focus on Obama administration

&quot;Since the Obama Administration was told way before the 2016 Election that the Russians were meddling, why no action,&quot; Trump tweeted.

Author=Rebecca Morin

Neighbor charged with assault after altercation with Rand Paul

&quot;The assailant was arrested and it is now a matter for the police. Senator Paul is fine,&quot; the senator's spokeswoman said.


Lebanese prime minister resigns amid tensions with Hezbollah

&quot;The evil that Iran spreads in the region will backfire on it,&quot; Saad Hariri said, accusing Iran of spreading chaos throughout the region.

Author=Jack Shafer

Trump tweets: Asia tour has sent message about trade policy

&quot;The massive TRADE deficits must go down quickly!,&quot; Trump tweeted.


Does Antonio Conte have a Plan B for Chelsea?

&quot;The second year is harder,&quot; confirmed Frank Lampard on BT Sport during Chelsea's defeat to Arsenal in the Community Shield on Sunday.


Tillerson: I've told Russia our relationship can get worse, 'and it just did'

&quot;The situation’s bad, but believe me, it can get worse’ — and it just did,” Rex Tillerson told reporters.


Pence team denies he's distancing himself from Trump over Russia

&quot;The Vice President finds any suggestion that he's distancing himself from the President to be offensive,&quot; a source says.

Author=Tara Palmeri

Ted Cruz blames staffer for 'liking' porn tweet

&quot;There are a number of people on the team who have access on the account,&quot; he says.


Schumer takes hard line with Trump on taxes

&quot;There is a path forward, but only after this tax bill fails,&quot; Schumer says in a new 'POLITICO Money' podcast.


Biden consoles an emotional Meghan McCain over father's cancer

&quot;There's a lot of hope,&quot; Biden said.


Wolff defends his book against White House attacks

&quot;They all say he is like a child,&quot; Wolff says of Trump.


California sues to block Trump's border wall

&quot;They're violating the Tenth Amendment,&quot; California Attorney General Xavier Becerra says.


Trump strikes moderate tone on Islam

&quot;We are not here to tell other people how to live.&quot;

Author=Annie Karni

FEMA director: 'We filtered out' San Juan mayor 'a long time ago'

&quot;We don't have time for the political noise,&quot; Brock Long says.


Haley: 'Plenty of military options' on North Korea

&quot;We have pretty much exhausted all the things that we could do at the Security Council at this point.&quot;


Trump to Dems: No DACA deal without the border wall

&quot;We must protect our Country at all cost!” Trump tweeted.


McCain: 'We don’t answer to' Trump

&quot;We must respect his authority and constitutional responsibilities,&quot; McCain wrote in a Washington Post op-ed Thursday night.


Joint Chiefs: 'No modifications' to transgender policy from Trump tweet

&quot;We will continue to treat all of our personnel with respect,&quot; Marine Gen. Joe Dunford writes.


Mullen: Threat of nuclear war with North Korea heightened

&quot;We're actually closer, in my view, to a nuclear war with North Korea and in that region than we have ever been.&quot;


Ryan: House 'on track' to pass tax reform before Thanksgiving

&quot;We’re pleased with what we’ve rolled out,&quot; he says.


San Juan mayor hits back at Elaine Duke: 'This is not a good news story. This is a people are dying story.'

&quot;When you’re drinking from a creek, it's not a good news story. When you don't have food for a baby, it's not a good news story,” the mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico said.


San Juan mayor hits back at Elaine Duke: ‘This is not a good-news story. This is a people-are-dying story.’

&quot;When you’re drinking from a creek, it's not a good-news story. When you don't have food for a baby, it's not a good-news story,” the San Juan mayor said.


Scaramucci criticizes Trump's Charlottesville response and blames Bannon

&quot;Whether it's domestic or international terrorism, with the moral authority of the presidency, you have to call that stuff out.”


Clinton calls Assange 'a tool of Russian intelligence'

&quot;Why doesn’t WikiLeaks ever publish anything coming out of Russia?” she asks.


Kellyanne Conway on her 'Me too' moment: 'Nobody cared'

&quot;Yes, of course I’ve had a ‘Me too’ moment, but nobody cared about that,” she says.


Tax lobbyists sprint to win changes to House bill

&quot;You basically have this week&quot; before the action moves to the Senate, one lobbyist said.


Scarborough tells Colbert: 'I'm not going to be a Republican anymore'

&quot;You have to ask yourself, what exactly is the Republican Party willing to do? How far are they willing to go?&quot;

Author=Cristiano Lima

Trump: Comey 'lied and leaked' and protected Clinton

&quot;[James Comey] was the best thing that ever happened to [Hillary Clinton]!&quot; the president tweets.


Kevin Spacey Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Eight House of Cards Employees: Report

<a href="">Kevin Spacey</a> created a "toxic" work environment on the set of <em>House of Cards</em> through a pattern of sexual harassment and assault, eight employees who wo

Author=Mike Miller

Laura Dern Says Sexual Harassment Seemed Like a ‘Prerequisite’ to Working In Hollywood

<em>Big Little Lies</em> actress Laura Dern says that sexual harassment seemed to be a "prerequisite" for working in Hollywood

Author=Lindsay Kimble

UFC Mexico City post-fight bonuses: Price, Ortiz among $50K winners

<em>Check out our breakdown of the post-fight bonuses from UFC Fight Night: Pettis vs. Moreno in Mexico City, Mexico. We tell you who won, who didn’t and why.</em>

Author=Stephie Haynes

Game of Thrones, Stormborn: a breakdown of the 5 most memorable scenes

<em>Here’s what mattered in this week’s episode</em>

Author=Tasha Robinson and Bryan Bishop

New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer Unleashed

<em>Star Wars: The Last Jedi </em>hits theaters Dec. 15

Author=Jodi Guglielmi

TMZ reports Jon Jones fails USADA test for Turinabol - What is that?

<em>TMZ </em><em>is</em><em> reporting that Jon Jones’ failed drug test from his UFC 214 bout against Daniel Cormier is for the steroid Turinabol. Iain Kidd explains what that is and why it might be found in an athlete’s

Author=Iain Kidd

Luann D’Agostino’s RHONY Costar Dorinda Medley Reacts to Split of Couple She Set Up: ‘She Deserves Happiness’

<i>Real Housewives of New York </i>star Dorinda Medley, who introduced the D'Agostinos, tells PEOPLE news of the couple's split is "heartbreaking for Luann — I know how much she loves Tom."

Author=Natalie Stone

Lea Michele Is Freaking Out Over Céline Dion at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards: "I'm Obsessed With Her"

<i>Scream Queens</i> star also reveals the fun she had while on tour

Author=Mike Vulpo

<i>The Bachelorette</I> Finale: Who Did Rachel Lindsay Choose?</i>

<i>The Bachelorette</I> finale finally revealed Rachel Lindsay's pick: Was it Bryan Abasolo, Eric Bigger or Peter Kraus?

Author=Lauren Piester

‘Game of Thrones’ actor on his shocking season 7 finale death

<p class="p1">'As soon as Arya produces the dagger he knows the game is up'</p>

Author=James Hibberd

From Dance Moms to Jail Time: A Look at Abby Lee Miller’s Ups and Downs

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">A look at Miller's rough time in the spotlight ahead of her yearlong prison sentence for bankruptcy fraud</span></p>

Author=Kate Hogan

Khloé Kardashian with Tristan Thompson in Cleveland Together as Pregnancy News Is Revealed

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">Thompson was spotted at day one of Cleveland Cavaliers' training camp at Cleveland Clinic Courts the same day Kardashian’s pregnancy was made public</span></p>

Author=Karen Mizoguchi

Princess Kate and Prince William Expecting Baby No. 3!

<p class="p1">"Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their third child," a statement from Kensington Palace, released Monday morning, said

Author=Diana Pearl, Simon Perry

Pippa Middleton and James Matthews Tie the Knot — and It’s a Royal Affair!

<p class="p1">Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Matthews!</p>

Author=Erin Hill

Robinson: Storm still brewing over Trump’s Russia connections

<p><ins><strong>By Eugene Robinson</strong></ins></p>

Author=Wire Service

Women fight California wildfires with equipment made for men

<p>Among them is a firefighter from Snohomish County who calls the gear women wear “baggy, heavy and hot.” </p>

Author=Wire Service

Air quality statement issued for Comox Valley

<p>As smoke from the wildfires in the British Columbia interior makes its way into Vancouver Island, local health authorities are reminding people to be careful and use common sense if they’re outdoors.</p>

Author=Scott Stanfield

Christie spars with 'communist,' calls Clinton a 'criminal' during radio audition

<p>Chris Christie lobbed insults at angry callers and labeled Hillary Clinton a 'criminal' during an hours-long audition Monday for a drive-time hosting gig on New York sports talk radio station WFAN.</p>

Author=Ryan Hutchins

Palestinian Journalists Tear Gassed Demonstrating on World Press Freedom Day

<p>During the Israeli state crackdown, journalists Ashraf al-Nibali and Amin Alariya were detained.</p>


Christie signs N.J. budget, ending 3-day government shutdown

<p>Gov. Chris Christie and legislative leaders have reached a deal to end a three-day shutdown of state government, lawmakers announced just before 10 p.m. Monday.</p>

Author=Ryan Hutchins

Imams call for ceasefire on Eid’l Fitr

<p>Marawi City – Islamic clerics in the Lana region have called for a ceasefire in this city, asking radical Maute Group members and President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for a halt in the fighting “for the sake of safe celebration of Eid’l Fitr” on

Author=JM Sarmiento

Donald Trump Jr. invited to testify before Congress as early as next week

<p>President Donald Trump's eldest son has been invited to testify as early as next week before the Senate Judiciary Committee amid a growing scandal over a meeting he attended last year with a Russian lawyer.</p>


Tillerson hails 'historic moment' in U.S.-Saudi relations

<p>Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stressed strategic and economic partnerships to minimize threats in a joint address with Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir from Riydh, stressing it's a &quot;historic moment&quot


The GOP Identity Crisis

<p>The Republican Party can't pass Obamacare repeal but it can nominate Roy Moore.</p>

Author=Jack Shafer

Donald Jr. and WikiLeaks Talk Dirty

<p>The Russians set their sights on two types of people wandering the halls of Trump Tower. There were the self-promoters like Michael Flynn, Paul Manafort, and Jared Kushner, who they knew would cooperate based on direct payouts or potential payout


Booker introduces bill to legalize marijuana nationwide

<p>U.S. Sen. Cory Booker wants to legalize marijuana at the federal level. </p>


How Brad Pitt Threatened Harvey Weinstein After He Allegedly Harassed Gwyneth Paltrow

<span class="s1">Brad Pitt "got right in his face, poked him in the chest and said, ‘You will not ever do this to Gwyneth ever again,' " a source tells PEOPLE</span>

Author=Mike Miller

‘Game of Thrones’ showrunners, director on that epic dragon battle

<span class="s1">Director wanted to depict 'the birth of a new weapon' </span>

Author=James Hibberd

Why You Might Not Understand the Importance of Taylor Swift’s New Song

<span class="s1">If <a href="">Taylor Swift</a> is reclaiming the snake, <a href="">her ne

Author=Alison Schwartz

Women Who Were Rescued at Sea After Five Months Speak Out: I ‘Was Down On My Knees Praying to a Higher Power’

<span style="font-weight:400;">Jennifer Appel and Tasha Fuiava speak from the USS Ashland about their ordeal</span>

Author=Jason Duaine Hahn

Analysis | Now we know how Hillary Clinton felt watching Trump’s inauguration speech

" I caught Michelle Obama’s eye, like, 'What is going on here?'"


Amber Alert: Police, FBI search for 3-year-old North Carolina girl Mariah Woods

"'I'll do anything that I can, whatever you want, just bring her home please safe and sound," Mariah Woods' mother said. "She's my baby, she's my everything."

Author=Crimesider Staff

Trump congratulates French President Macron for 'tremendous victory'

""It is my great honor to be with the newly elected president of France, who ran an incredible campaign and had a tremendous victory. All ov...

Author=Alex Pappas

Drive extremists 'out of this earth,' Trump tells Muslim leaders

"A better future is only possible if your nations drive out the terrorists and drive out the extremists. Drive them out. Drive them out...

Author=Los Angeles Times

Zookeeper killed in incident involving a tiger at zoo north of London

"A keeper sadly died when a tiger entered the enclosure with her," Cambridgeshire police, in the U.K., tweeted Monday


Kim Jong Un highlights his 'nuclear button,' offers Olympic talks

"A nuclear button is always on my desk," North Korean Kim Jong Un said in his annual New Year’s Day speech. "This is reality, not a threat."

Author=Bruce Harrison, Stella Kim, Mac William Bishop, Lauren Suk

Supreme Court Rejects 2 Congressional Districts In North Carolina

"A State may not use race as the predominant factor in drawing district lines unless it has a compelling reason," Justice Elena Kagan said in the court's opinion upholding a lower court ruling.

Author=Merrit Kennedy

Aaron Carter and Girlfriend Madison Parker Have Reportedly Split

"Aaron and Madison love each other and respect one another dearly. It was a mutual decision," Aaron Carter's rep said in a statement

Author=Lindsay Kimble

'Access Hollywood' slams Trump’s questioning of 2005 tape: 'The tape is very real'

"Access Hollywood" is slamming any insinuation that the infamous 2005 tape which captured a crude conversation between Donald Trump and the show's then-host Billy Bush is not authentic. The president has privately questioned the authenticit

Author=ABC News

'Heinous atrocity': Same-sex couple, two kids murdered in New York basement

"After being in this business for 43 years, I can't describe the savagery of a person who would do this," said Troy Police Chief John Tedesco.

Author=Associated Press

The troops who searched for Bergdahl came under attack and feared for their lives

"All for a dude who decided to walk off,” said one commander. “Good times."


Reports: Baton Rouge Officers Won't Face Federal Charges In Killing Of Alton Sterling

"All of this was for nothing, but it just hurts so bad," Sandra Sterling, Alton Sterling's aunt, says following reports the Justice Department won't prosecute two officers involved in the man's death.

Author=Bill Chappell

Baton Rouge Officers Won't Face Federal Charges In Killing Of Alton Sterling

"All of this was for nothing, but it just hurts so bad," Sandra Sterling, Alton Sterling's aunt, says of news that the Justice Department won't prosecute two officers involved in her nephew's death.

Author=Bill Chappell

Watch the exact moment a ‘kill vehicle’ takes out a mock ballistic missile

"All our systems performed exactly as designed,” said Vice Adm. Jim Syring, head of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency.


Joy Conquers Fear at Emotional One Love Manchester Benefit

"All the love and unity you're displaying is the medicine the world needs right now," Ariana Grande tells fans at moving, star-studded concert

Author=Kory Grow

Ivanka Trump: Sexual harassment 'can never be tolerated'

"All too often, our workplace culture fails to treat women with appropriate respect," first daughter says.

Author=Max Greenwood

The Amazon effect is hitting the apparel industry

"Amazon has serious designs on capturing the fashion and apparel market," a report from One Click Retail finds.

Author=Lauren Thomas

Amazon shares drop after Trump tweet

"Amazon is doing great damage to tax paying retailers," he tweeted.

Author=Josh Delk

Trump to Muslim leaders: 'The Middle East cannot wait for American power to crush this enemy for them'

"America is prepared to stand with you in pursuit of shared interests and common security, but the nations of the Middle East cannot wa...

Author=Los Angeles Times

CIA releases huge trove of files seized from Osama bin Laden's compound

"Antz," "Cars," and "Where in the World is Osama bin Laden" were among the movies found on devices at the compound


Pope Francis: Charity is the only acceptable kind of fanaticism

"Any other type of fanaticism does not come from God," Francis said.


Michelle Obama: Women who didn't vote for Clinton "voted against their own voice"

"Any woman who voted against Hillary Clinton voted against their own voice," Michelle Obama said


As Gun Control Advocates Cry, "Do Something," What Should Conservatives Consider? - Guy Benson

"Anything But Nothing."

Author=Guy Benson

Bill Cosby Mistrial: Hollywood Reporter Legal Experts Debate How It Happened and What's Next

"Are either of you surprised? Can’t say I am," says THR senior editor Eriq Gardner as a trio of trial watchers discuss the reasons for the hung jory, the celebrity factor and whether a re-trial makes sense: "It’s always nearly impossibl

Author=Matthew Belloni ,Eriq Gardner ,Ashley Cullins

Bill Cosby Mistrial: Hollywood Reporter Legal Experts Debate How It Happened and What's Next

"Are either of you surprised? Can’t say I am," says THR senior editor Eriq Gardner as a trio of trial watchers discuss the reasons for the hung jury, the celebrity factor and whether a re-trial makes sense: "It’s always nearly impossibl

Author=Matthew Belloni ,Eriq Gardner ,Ashley Cullins

Bill Cosby Mistrial: Hollywood Reporter Legal Experts Debate How It Happened and What's Next

"Are either of you surprised? Can’t say I am," says THR senior editor Eriq Gardner as a trio of trial watchers discuss the reasons for the hung jury, the celebrity factor and whether a retrial makes sense: "It’s always nearly impossible

Author=Matthew Belloni ,Eriq Gardner ,Ashley Cullins

As investigation intensifies, Trump crows to crowd

"Are there any Russians here?"

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN

National Cathedral Is Removing Stained Glass Windows Honoring Confederate Leaders

"Are these windows, installed in 1953, an appropriate part of the sacred fabric of a spiritual home for the nation?" The answer, the cathedral's leadership decided Tuesday, is no.

Author=Bill Chappell

Trump really needs an economic boom. So far, he’s not getting one.

"Are you going to have 80-year-olds working at McDonald's now? What are we talking about?"


USMNT World Cup failure gets blasted by Taylor Twellman in ESPN rant

"Are you kidding me? We can't beat Trinidad? What are we doing?!" exclaimed the analyst, a former USMNT member.


Bergdahl: Life Worse Since Release From Taliban

"At least the Taliban were honest enough to say, 'I'm the guy who's gonna cut your throat,'" he told The Sunday Times.


Neil Cavuto to Trump: "You’re The President... Why Don’t You Act Like It?"

"At what point does the president see such remarks don’t even border on being human?"


'Blade Runner 2049': Critics and fans propel film to No. 1, but ticket sales still disappoint

"Blade Runner 2049" won critical praise and earned high grades from moviegoers, but the estimated $31.5 million domestic opening lags behind industry expectations.

Author=Sonaiya Kelley

Huge winter storm slams East Coast with snow, strong winds -- live updates

"Bomb cyclone" sweeps across the Carolinas to Maine as possible record-breaking cold hits several states


Weather: Brutal cold follows massive winter storm on much of East Coast -- live updates

"Bomb cyclone" swept from Carolinas to Maine and left frigid air in its wake in many regions


McConnell: Border tax 'probably wouldn't pass the Senate'

"Border adjustability is a pretty controversial thing in the Senate," the senate majority leader said.

Author=Naomi Jagoda

Kellyanne Conway: Trump will make 'final decision' on whether to block Comey's testimony

"But if Mr. Comey does testify, we'll be watching with everyone else."

Author=Melissa Quinn

Trump blasts 'chorus of critics' in commencement speech

"But you aren't going to let other people tell you what you believe, especially when you know that you are right."

Author=Nikita Vladimirov

‘Remember, we only kill black people,’ Georgia police officer told a woman — on camera

"But you're not black,” a Cobb County police officer said. “Remember, we only kill black people. Yeah, we only kill black people, right?”


‘Remember, we only shoot black people,’ Georgia police officer told a woman — on camera

"But you're not black,” a Cobb County police officer said. “Remember, we only shoot black people. Yeah, we only kill black people, right?”


Roy Moore accuser Leigh Corfman files lawsuit against him for defamation

"By this lawsuit, I seek to do what I could not do as a 14-year-old -- hold Mr. Moore and those who enable him accountable."

Author=Paul Gattis |

Analysis | The most memorable passage in George W. Bush’s speech rebuking Trumpism

"Casual cruelty" is a two-word phrase experts think will stick following Bush's speech.


Trump scolds China over reports it is giving North Korea oil: 'Caught red handed'

"Caught RED HANDED - very disappointed that China is allowing oil to go into North Korea," Trump tweeted.

Author=David Jackson

At least 101 shot, 15 killed during violent Fourth of July weekend in Chicago

"CBSN: On Assignment" spent the last week in Chicago, to witness the violence from the inside


VICE’s Charlottesville documentary on Trump’s “fine people” will terrify you

"Charlottesville: Race and Terror" shows the verbal and physical violence of the white supremacists in Virginia.

Author=Rachel Leah

President Trump suggests former intel chief James Clapper wrote him a 'beautiful letter'

"Clapper, who famously got caught lying to Congress, is now an authority on Donald Trump," he said. "Will he show you his beautiful letter to me?"

Author=Jessica Estepa

The white Christmas may soon be a thing of the past—depending on where you live

"Climate change, eventually, is going to touch everyone’s lives," says climate scientist Jessica Blunden.


Analysis | As with many issues, Trump’s rhetoric on climate change is more battering ram than belief

"Climate change,” like “Christmas,” is mostly a cultural signifier for the president.


A U.S. soldier who defected to North Korea in 1962 has died, his Pyongyang-born sons say

"Comrade Joe” became the star of North Korean propaganda movies and tried to persuade other soldiers to defect.


Why people are tweeting #NoConfederate during tonight's 'Game of Thrones'

"Confederate," HBO's controversial alternate history series, which will include dramatizations of modern-day slavery and has come under...

Author=Greg Braxton

Russia-brokered Syria no-fly zone deal bans U.S. aircraft, too

"De-escalation zones" will be officially off-limits to all military flights, including U.S., which didn't participate in negotiations


The editor's notes to Milo Yiannopoulos's book are the harshest roast of Milo yet


Author=MJ Franklin

The Trump administration just signaled it may take the only action that could actually stop North Korea

"Denuclearization is probably a nonstarter for a dialogue," Yun Sun, a senior associate at the Stimson Center told Business Insider.

Author=Alex Lockie

Hannity after Time refutes Trump's 'Person of the Year' claim: 'I call total bulls---'

"Did you or did you not call the WH and say @realDonaldTrump @POTUS was being considered for person of the year and ask for an interview?" Fox host asks.

Author=John Bowden

'Who knows?' Joe Arpaio says he has 'no idea' if Trump will pardon him

"Do you think he'll do it tomorrow night? Who knows," the controversial lawman said in a phone interview Monday. "I don't know."


'Let's Make a Deal' Host Monty Hall Dies at 96

"Do you want Door No. 1, No. 2 or No. 3?" became a popular catch phrase

Author=Lynn Elber / AP

This Energy Company Is In Hot Water After a Trump-Like Twitter Spat With a Puerto Rico Mayor

"Do you want us to send them back or keep working?"

Author=Ryan Teague Beckwith

Analysis | Fox News host suggests opponents to Confederate memorials will want to take down 9/11 memorials too

"Do you worry 100 years from now someone is going to take that memorial down like they are trying to remake our memorials today?" Fox News host Brian Kilmeade asked Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke.


Analysis | Fox News host suggests opponents to Confederate memorials will want to take down 9/11 memorials too

"Do you worry 100 years from now someone is going to take that memorial down like they are trying to remake our memorials today?” Fox News host Brian Kilmeade asked Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke.


Fox & Friends equates 9/11 memorial with Confederate monuments

"Do you worry 100 years from now someone's gonna try to take that memorial down?"


14-year-old Layne Chesney burned over 95 percent of her body at New Year's Eve bonfire

"Doctors are unsure whether she will survive her injuries. She is fighting hard," said Layne Chesney's mother, Leigh Chesney.

Author=Tess Sheets

Mr. President: You Represent All of Us. Don’t Divide Us. Bring Us Together

"Don't divide us. Bring us together." Steve Kerr explains how President Trump's divisive words led to the Warriors' decision to cancel their White House visit.

Author=Steve Kerr (As Told To Chris Ballard)

Australian leader is on the hot seat for making fun of Donald Trump

"Donald and I, we are winning and winning in the polls."


Joe Scarborough: Steve Bannon Is President Of The United States

"Donald Trump doesn’t know anything about anything."

Author=Ryan Grenoble

The White House Banned Cameras From The Daily Press Briefing So CNN Sent A Sketch Artist

"Draw me like one of your French correspondents."

Author=Claudia Koerner

A police officer fatally shot a man while responding to an emergency call now called a 'swatting' prank

"Due to the actions of a prankster, we have an innocent victim,” Deputy Wichita Police Chief Troy Livingston said Friday.


Military Will Help Beaumont Get Fresh Water; Outage Forces Hospital To Shut Down

"Due to the failure of the city's water pump, it is in the best interest of our current patients to transfer to other acute care facilities," a large hospital in the city says.

Author=Bill Chappell

'Dunkirk' and 'Girls Trip' wage war on box office expectations, as 'Valerian' disappoints

"Dunkirk," "Girls Trip" and "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" made for a rare threeway battle of original movies at the box office.

Author=Emily Mae Czachor

Trump and Macron had an awkward, white-knuckled handshake — and the internet went nuts

"Each president gripped the other's hand with considerable intensity, their knuckles turning white and their jaws clenching and faces tightening."

Author=Sonam Sheth

Brian Stelter: Trump Ripped CNN International on Same Day Putin Punished Foreign News Outlets

"Either way, Trump's tweet reads like an invitation to undemocratic regimes around the world to harass CNN journalists with the blessing of the U.S. President," Stelter concluded. "Is this presidential? No. Is it petty? Definitely.&quo


Hurricane Maria bears down on Puerto Rico

"Evacuate," Puerto Rico's safety commissioner warned residents. "Otherwise, you're going to die."

Author=BBC News

What The Hell Was This Rachel Maddow Segment?

"Everybody that I know is appalled by this."

Author=Willa Frej

LaVar Ball says Trump did nothing for his son and his UCLA teammates in China

"Everybody wants to make it seem like he helped me out," Ball said of the president's involvement in his son's release.


Trump's 'infrastructure week' goes off the rails

"Everyone inside has to be on the same page, and that just didn’t happen," said one advocate.

Author=Melanie Zanona

Orlando airport terminal shut down for hours due to man with fake gun

"Everyone is safe,” the Orlando Police Department said in a Twitter message.


West Coast Florida Thought They'd Be Spared The Worst, But Now Irma's Coming For Them

"Everyone was like, ‘Oh, thank god,' and now it’s like, 'Holy crap, this is going to hit right where we’re staying."

Author=Remy Smidt, Marcus Jones

Critic's Notebook: Stephen Colbert Lets Sean Spicer Upstage Him After Solid Monologue

"Everything Is Better on TV" was a solid opening song, and the 'Late Show' host delivered an above-average monologue before letting Trump's former employee have the stage.

Author=Daniel Fienberg

Rep. Jim Jordan says the FBI plotted to keep Donald Trump from becoming president

"Everything points to the fact hat there was an orchestrated plan to try to prevent Donald Trump from being the next president of the United States," Jordan told Fox News.

Author=Sabrina Eaton,

Transcript: Sen. Dick Durbin on "Face the Nation," Dec. 10, 2017

"Face the Nation" sat down on Sunday with Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Illinois

Author=CBS News

CNN is boycotting Trump's White House Christmas party for press and Sarah Sanders is rejoicing

"Finally, good news from CNN," the White House press secretary tweeted. No, really.

Author=Tufayel Ahmed

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' — Rian Johnson Shows Off Behind-the-Scenes Footage

"Finn is about to have a fight with a formidable opponent," teased John Boyega.

Author=Aaron Couch

10 big questions about Trumpworld raised by 'Fire and Fury'

"Fire and Fury," Michael Wolff's explosive account of President Donald Trump's first year in the White House, has created mass chaos within Trumpworld -- and it's just out for sale Friday at bookstores around the country.

Author=Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large

Donna Brazile Denies She Used the Word ‘Rigged’ in Her Book — Gets Fact Checked By Her Book

"First of all, I never used the word rigged in my book."


Seth Meyers Nails The Dumbest Part Of Trump's 'Access Hollywood' Denial

"First of all, you admitted it was real."

Author=Rebecca Shapiro

Sean Spicer’s Emmys Appearance Rewarded His Lies With Fame

"For elites anyway, the most powerful form of resistance is social shame"

Author=David Litt

Golden Globes: Read Seth Meyers' Opening Monologue

"For the male nominees in the room tonight, this is the first time in three months it won't be terrifying to hear your name read out loud."

Author=Suzy Evans

Zuckerberg asks forgiveness, but Facebook needs change

"For the ways my work was used to divide people rather than bring us together, I ask forgiveness and I will work to do better" Mark Zuckerberg posted to..

Author=Josh Constine

Eric Bolling has been suspended from Fox News amid sexual harassment allegations

"Fox News Specialists" host Eric Bolling has...

Author=Sonam Sheth

Fox News personality Eric Bolling suspended as network investigates sex texts

"Fox News Specialists" host is the latest talent to be investigated for inappropriate behavior.

Author=Stephen Battaglio

Eric Bolling is out at Fox News over sex pictures, while Charles Payne returns to Fox Business

"Fox News Specialists" is cancelled as Eric Bolling exits.

Author=Stephen Battaglio

Milo Yiannopoulos Finally Spoke at Berkeley. But the Protesters Were Louder

"Free Speech Week" ends with a whimper

Author=Katy Steinmetz / Berkeley, Calif.

Louis C.K. scandal: FX, Netflix, publicist cut ties after admission of sexual misconduct

"FX Networks and FX Productions are ending our association with Louis C.K," the companies said Friday after the comic admitted to sexual misconduct.

Author=Maeve McDermott, Jayme Deerwester

Aidan Gillen talks about that Littlefinger moment on 'Game of Thrones'

"Game of Thrones'" Aidan Gillen recalls the last moments of littlefinger

Author=Meredith Woerner

'Thrones' creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss land 'Confederate' on HBO

"Game of Thrones" creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have another HBO gig on tap, the premium channel announced Wednesday. Never min...

Author=Christie D'Zurilla

‘God has given Trump authority to take out Kim Jong Un,’ evangelical adviser says

"God has endowed rulers full power to use whatever means necessary — including war — to stop evil,” pastor Robert Jeffress said.


Omarosa trolled by Robin Roberts: 'Bye, Felicia,' after ouster from White House

"Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts had a terse observation after just-resigned White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman told the show's Michael Strahan on Thursday she has "quite a story to tell" about her time with

Author=Fox News

Uma Thurman to Harvey Weinstein: "You Don't Deserve a Bullet"

"Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Except you Harvey, and all your wicked conspirators - I’m glad it’s going slowly - you don’t deserve a bullet," she wrote in a post on her Instagram.

Author=THR Staff

Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe react to James Harden’s Game 6 meltdown | FOX Sports

"Harden was made for the regular season."

Author=Cameron DaSilva @camdasilva

College machete attacker felt bullied for being conservative

"He asked the first girl if she was a Democrat or Republican. She said Republican. He said okay," one witness said.

Author=Christopher Brennan

Officers shoot, kill deaf man after giving verbal orders

"He can't hear you!" neighbors yelled, as the officers, their weapons drawn, gave 35-year-old Magdiel Sanchez verbal commands to drop the metal pipe in his right hand.

Author=Dakin Andone, CNN

Trooper killed in chopper crash remembered as experienced, ‘cautious’ pilot

"He had a very good sense of humor and was a great guy to talk to."


Gary Sanchez gets earful from Joe Girardi over catching troubles

"He needs to improve. Bottom line," Joe Girardi said.


Gary Cohn confirms: Trump said Germany is 'very bad' on trade

"He said they're very bad on trade, but he doesn't have a problem with Germany."

Author=Noah Barkin, Reuters

'True Blood' Star Nelsan Ellis Dies at 39

"He was a great talent, and his words and presence will be forever missed."

Author=Ryan Parker

Comey's father rips Trump: 'He's nuts'

"He was crazy before he became president. Now he’s really crazy."

Author=Olivia Beavers

Great white shark goes airborne, knocks over stunned fisherman

"He was thrashing everywhere," says 73-year-old Australian who caught a far bigger fish than he hoped for


Dave Chappelle on Giving Donald Trump a Chance: "He's Like a Bad DJ at a Good Party"

"He's a polarizing dude," the comedian tells Stephen Colbert on <i>The Late Show</i>

Author=Zach Johnson

Black man attacked at white nationalist rally in Charlottesville faces felony charge

"He's been charged with the same crime as the men who attacked him,” the attorney for DeAndre Harris said.


War with North Korea: Chances are "increasing every day" as Kim gets better with weapons, McMaster says

"He's been learning from failures, improving and thereby increasing his threat to all of us," McMaster said about Kim Jong Un.

Author=Jason Silverstein

McMaster: Potential for War with NKorea 'Increasing Every Day'

"He's not going to have a Grinch moment, I don't think, with his heart growing two sizes larger — and we see him change his behavior," McMaster told Fox News host Bret Baier at the Reagan National Defense Forum.


Heather Menzies-Urich, Star of 'Sound of Music,' Dies at 68

"Heather was a cheerful and positive member of the Sound of Music 'family' — always hoping for the next gathering."

Author=Jackie Strause

Sessions under fire from all sides

"He’s really on borrowed time," said one Republican strategist.

Author=Alexander Bolton

Manchester acts of kindness, lightning strikes, and eight other stories you might have missed

"Here's my message to Ariana: Don’t cancel the rest of the tour. Pick up your mic and keep singing, louder than ever."

Author=Dave Pell

U.S. soldier killed in suspected ISIS ambush in Niger was bound

"His two arms were tied behind his back," a local farmer said.

Author=Chris Sommerfeldt

Obama’s White House photographer trolls the Trumps’ hand-holding failures on Instagram

"Holding hands," Pete Souza wrote in a succinct caption.


Rose McGowan Calls for Weinstein Co. Board to Resign

"Hollywood’s power is dying because society has changed and grown, and yet Hollywood male behavior has not," the actress told THR.

Author=Ryan Parker

Queen's message hails terror-hit cities

"Home" is a theme in her Christmas broadcast, which also references her 70th wedding anniversary.


'He's Making Things Happen.' Trump Fans Rally in Washington, D.C.

"How are you 'losing your base' when your base is growing?"

Author=Nash Jenkins

Lance Bass Blasts FDA Law Banning Gay Men from Donating Blood in Wake of Las Vegas Shooting

"How is it STILL illegal for gays to donate blood??!!" Lance Bass wrote on Twitter Monday, in the wake of Sunday's deadly shooting in Las Vegas

Author=Dave Quinn

Trump rallies for Moore ahead of Alabama election

"How many people here are from the great state of Alabama?" Trump asks at rally.

Author=Jesse Byrnes

Analysis | Donald Trump says he’s a big fan of history. But he doesn’t seem to trust historians.

"How would they know that?” Trump once asked of historians who challenged his own version of history. “Were they there?"


Kim Kardashian, Jesse Jackson, Jenny McCarthy and More Mourn the Death of Hugh Hefner

"Hugh Hefner peacefully passed away today from natural causes at The Playboy Mansion, surrounded by loved ones," a rep for the Playboy founder told PEOPLE

Author=Karen Mizoguchi, Dave Quinn

British Defense Minister Abruptly Resigns For 'Previous Misconduct'

"I accept that in the past I have fallen below the high standards that we require of the Armed Forces that I have the honour to represent," Michael Fallon said in his resignation announcement.

Author=Colin Dwyer

Ben Affleck ‘Sincerely’ Apologizes for Acting ‘Inappropriately’ Towards Hilarie Burton on TRL

"I acted inappropriately toward Ms. Burton and I sincerely apologize," Affleck tweeted on Wednesday.

Author=Mike Miller

AMC's 'Walking Dead' Lawyer Apologizes for Obscenity-Laced Emails to Trump Commenter

"I already know where you live, I'm on you," Marc Kasowitz wrote to a man who said he should quit working for the president.

Author=Ashley Cullins

UN investigators looking into North Korean sanctions are hit by 'sustained' cyber attack

"I am writing to you all to alert you to this heightened risk."

Author=Michelle Nichols, Reuters

Rachel Lindsay’s Bachelorette Runner-Up Feels ‘Attacked’ in First Meeting Since Brutal Split

"I believe in closure — that was it," Rachel Lindsay said on Monday's After the Final Rose special on Monday about her <em>Bachelorette</em> runner-up

Author=Natalie Stone

Fox’s James Murdoch blasts Trump on Charlottesville: ‘There are no good Nazis’

"I can't even believe I have to write this,” he wrote in a widely reported email.


CBS suspends Charlie Rose amid sexual misconduct allegations

"I deeply apologize for my inappropriate behavior," he said.

Author=ABC News

Trump says he has no ‘tapes’ of Comey conversations

"I did not make, and do not have, any such recordings,” president tweets.


White House: Trump has scheduled a physical, and his slurred speech was caused by a dry throat

"I do know that I spent 12 days on the road with him in Asia, and despite the fact that he's a little bit older than me, he had twice the energy that I do,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.


Bachelorette Runner-Up Peter Kraus on Rachel Lindsay Choosing Bryan Abasolo: ‘She Made the Right Decision’

"I do think she made the right decision in the end," Peter Kraus tells PEOPLE

Author=Christina Dugan

Cuomo Snapped On Reporter Who Questioned His Decision to Hire Former Obama and Clinton Staffers

"I don't even know what you're talking about."

Author=Conor Beck

Trump is not ruling out military action against North Korea

"I don't know. I mean, we'll see,” Trump said about military action against North Korea.


Jeffrey Tambor May Be Leaving 'Transparent' Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

"I don't see how I can return," said the star of the hit show. As Amazon investigates the two allegations, both of which he denies, no official decision has been made by either Tambor or the network.

Author=Emma Bowman

White House plays down Australian PM's mockery of Trump at media party

"I don't think anyone cares about Turnbull's remarks," says White House.


Reward offered, vigil held following brutal New York quadruple murder

"I don't think there's any doubt that someone that committed a crime of this magnitude is capable of anything," Troy police Chief John Tedsesco said

Author=Crimesider Staff

McCain: Talk of impeaching Trump not ‘rational’

"I don't think very many people take that very seriously," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch

Singer Steve Lawrence Gives Emotional Tribute to His Friend Jerry Lewis: ‘He Was One of a Kind’

"I don't think we'll never see the likes of him again," Steve Lawrence, 82, tells PEOPLE

Author=Mike Miller

Republicans rally around Sessions after Trump criticism

"I don’t expect Jeff Sessions to resign, I would not want him to resign,” said Rep. Chris Collins.

Author=Katie Bo Williams and Scott Wong

A nuclear war between North Korea and the U.S. is closer than ever, a retired admiral says

"I don’t see the opportunities to solve this diplomatically at this particular point,” Mullen said.

Author=Jessica Kwong

Qatar urges Trump to intervene in Gulf crisis

"I don’t think the [U.S.] should reward such draconian measures," a Qatari defense official says.

Author=Ellen Mitchell

Qatar urges Trump to intervene in Gulf crisis

"I don’t think the [U.S.] should reward such draconian measures," Qatari defense official says.

Author=Ellen Mitchell

The grim video of a Venezuelan protester being shot on live TV

"I don’t want to say this is how justice is carried out — this can’t be left the way it is,” protesters father said.


Pamela Adlon Is ‘Devastated’ After ‘Friend and Partner’ Louis C.K. Admits to Sexual Misconduct Claims

"I feel deep sorrow and empathy for the women who have come forward," Pamela Adlon said in her statement

Author=Natalie Stone

Guamanians Take Missile Threat Seriously -- But Think We Should All Calm Down

"I feel like the threat is as real to everyone else as it is to Guam."

Author=Ryan Grenoble

Ivanka Trump reveals struggles with postpartum depression on ‘Dr. Oz’

"I felt like I was not living up to my potential," Trump told Dr. Oz.


A California teen live streamed a crash on Instagram that killed her sister

"I fucking killed my sister, I know I’m going to jail for life," Obdulia Sanchez said in the video.

Author=Conor Gaffey

Analysis | Hasan Minhaj’s Trump-bashing comedy routine at the White House correspondents’ dinner, annotated

"I get why Donald Trump didn’t want to be roasted tonight. By the looks of him, he has been roasting nonstop for the past 70 years,” Minhaj said.


Trump challenges Rex Tillerson to IQ test

"I guess we'll have to compare IQ tests," Mr Trump said. "And I can tell you who is going to win."

Author=BBC News

Joe Biden says he regrets not being president, fueling 2020 speculation

"I have a regret that I am not president because I think there's so much opportunity," the former vice president said.

Author=Linley Sanders

Trump says he can do whatever he wants with the Justice Department

"I have absolute right to do what I want to do with the Justice Department" the president tells the Times

Author=Matthew Rozsa

Q And A With The 'Sassy' Teacher Of The Year About That Fan And Going Viral

"I have been visibly gay my entire life," Nikos Giannopoulos told NPR.

Author=Vanessa Romo

'I had a dream': Man charged in wife's murder told 911 he took too much cold medicine

"I have blood all over me and there's a bloody knife on the bed. And I think I did it," Matthew Phelps said in a 911 call.


The forgotten NRA leader who thought carrying guns should be 'sharply restricted'

"I have never believed in the general practice of carrying weapons," said Karl T. Frederick, president of the National Rifle Association in the 1930s.

Author=Michael S. Rosenwald

Minneapolis police chief resigns in wake of fatal shooting of bride-to-be

"I have to put the communities we serve first," she said.

Author=ABC News

Two American women were lost at sea for months. Then came the Navy — and ‘pure relief.’

"I honestly believed we were going to die within the next 24 hours,” one of the rescued sailors said.


GOP senators praise Lieberman for FBI director

"I hope he gets chosen," Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) says.

Author=Olivia Beavers

Read Donald Fagen's Moving Tribute to Steely Dan Partner Walter Becker

"I intend to keep the music we created together alive as long as I can with the Steely Dan band," Fagen promises of Becker's legacy

Author=Rolling Stone

Kellyanne Conway uses flashcards for Russia talking points on Fox News

"I just thought we'd have some fun with words," the counselor to President Trump said


Daniel Craig Confirms He Will Play James Bond Again

"I just want to go out on a high note," the actor tells Stephen Colbert

Author=Zach Johnson

Cory Booker Calls On Donald Trump To Resign Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

"I just watched Al Franken do the honorable thing and resign," the Democratic senator said. "Why isn't Donald Trump doing the same thing?"

Author=Hayley Miller

Nine dismembered body parts found in Japan apartment

"I killed them and did some work on the bodies in order to hide the evidence," suspect says, according to local media


De Blasio wishes panhandling was illegal

"I know some people are out there who are not particularly in need and just are finding a way to get some easy money."

Author=Anna Sanders |

Trump: “This is more work than in my previous life. I thought it would be easier.” - Hot Air

"I loved my previous life. I had so many things going. This is more work than in my previous life."


Mattis: More evidence needed on Russian support for Taliban

"I need more definition on what is coming out of Russia. I can’t figure it out," he said.

Author=Rebecca Kheel

Zimbabwe’s first lady allegedly assaulted a model who partied with her sons

"I needed to crawl out of the room before I could run away,” the model said.


Woman who abused 19-year-old on an Alaska Airlines flight sentenced

"I personally don't feel you know how much damage you have caused me,'' the victim wrote in a statement her grandmother read for her in court. "That day you messed with my head and took something from me that I will never get back

Author=Maxine Bernstein | The Oregonian/OregonLive

CNN Parts Ways With Reza Aslan After He Deems Trump a "Piece of Shit"

"I recognize that CNN needs to protect its brand as an unbiased news outlet," the host of the show 'Believer' said.

Author=Marisa Guthrie

Trump stresses fight against terrorism as he wishes Muslims a 'joyful Ramadan'

"I reiterate my message delivered in Riyadh: America will always stand with our partners against terrorism and the ideology that fuels it,"...

Author=Alex Pappas

If Donald Trump "doesn't call himself a genius, nobody else will," Lindsey Graham says

"I said he was a xenophobic, race-baiting religious bigot. I ran out of things to say. He won."

Author=Linley Sanders

Peyton Manning talks hosting 2017 ESPY Awards, golfing with Donald Trump

"I screwed up live a lot, on Sunday afternoons"

Author=Dakota Crawford

'The View': Joe Biden tells Meghan McCain, 'If anyone can make it, your dad can'

"I swear, guys, we are gonna beat this damn disease," the former veep told Meghan Mcain, whose dad has the same form of brain cancer as his late son.

Author=Jayme Deerwester

Skier Lindsey Vonn says she'll represent U.S. at Olympics, not Trump

"I take the Olympics very seriously and what they mean and what they represent," said Vonn

Author=Emily Tillett

Father disowns son after seeing him at Charlottesville march

"I taught all of my children that all men and women are created equal... Evidently Peter has chosen to unlearn these lessons."

Author=Meghan Holohan

Neil Gorsuch Is Already Acting Like He’s Been on the Supreme Court for Years

"I think he has ruffled some feathers"

Author=Tessa Berenson

White House: Trump's views 'evolving' on Paris climate agreement

"I think his views are evolving," White House national economic council director Gary Cohn told reporters in Sicily.

Author=Alex Pappas

Asked multiple times, White House spokesman refuses to clarify if Trump has unendorsed Roy Moore

"I think that the right decision will be what the people of Alabama decide."


Republicans are criticizing healthcare process in the Senate

"I think we should have debated it in open," says Sen. Rand Paul.

Author=Peter Sullivan

Pelosi to critics: ‘I think I’m worth the trouble’

"I thrive on competition and I welcome the discussion. But I am honored by the support," she said.

Author=Cristina Marcos and Mike Lillis

Lindsey Vonn on whether she’ll visit the Trump White House: ‘Absolutely not. Nope.’

"I want to represent our country well and I don't think there are a lot of people currently in our government that do that,” she says.


George Bush Snr 'groped 16-year-old girl'

"I was a child," says the sixth woman to accuse Mr Bush of touching her as they posed for a photo.

Author=BBC News

George Bush Snr 'groped 16-year-old girl'

"I was a child," says the sixth woman to accuse Mr Bush of touching her during a photo.

Author=BBC News

Oversight Dem: Special counsel Mueller is 'no nonsense'

"I was a very good move and I think it came at the right time."

Author=Nikita Vladimirov

Donald Trump Revels In Recounting The 'Very Good Towels' He Threw To Hurricane Victims

"I was having fun. They were having fun," Trump said.

Author=Marina Fang

Las Vegas Victim Takes Final Breath In Festival Worker’s Arms: ‘I Wasn’t Going to Let Him Be a John Doe’

"I was holding him when he took his last breath," says festival worker Heather Gooze

Author=Caitlin Keating

Anthony Edwards Accuses Producer Gary Goddard of Molesting Him "For Years"

"I was molested by Goddard, my best friend was raped by him  —  and this went on for years. The group of us, the gang, stayed quiet," Edwards writes in an explosive essay published on Medium.

Author=Chris Gardner

Massage Envy therapists accused of sexual assault by more than 180 women

"I was really in a state of shock, disbelief, fear," one alleged victim says, as she recounted how her masseur groped her

Author=CBS News

Former Brazilian Model Used Broken Glass to Defend Herself Against Harvey Weinstein

"I was shocked. I was completely in disbelief," said Juliana de Paula of her traumatizing encounter with the disgraced film producer.

Author=Stephanie Chan

A teacher’s decision to be ‘visibly queer’ in his photo with President Trump

"I was visibly queer in the Oval Office,” Nikos Giannopoulos said, “and no one can take that away from me.”


Trump hits McCain and Flake in Arizona without naming them — and appears to relish it

"I will not mention any names. Very presidential, isn't it?" Trump said mockingly.


Katy Perry: Taylor Swift Tried to 'Assassinate My Character'

"I wish that I could turn the other cheek every single time, but I'm also not a pushover," singer says of beef

Author=Daniel Kreps

Analysis | John Kelly’s facepalm at Trump’s U.N. speech: Exasperation, exhaustion or no big deal?

"I would certainly not read anything into that picture,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.


Jimmy Kimmel slams critics of his emotional health-care plea, calls out Newt Gingrich

"I would like to apologize for saying that children in America should have health care, it was insensitive," Kimmel deadpanned.


People Are Raising Cash for Homeless Men Who Helped Manchester Victims

"I wouldn't be able to live with myself for walking away and leaving kids like that."


Hillary Clinton, 'Sickened' by Portland Stabbings, Says Hatred Shouldn't Be Tolerated

"I'm deeply troubled."

Author=Claire Fallon

Read Anthony Scaramucci’s old tweets. You’ll understand why he deleted them.

"I'm deleting old tweets. Past views evolved & and shouldn't be a distraction,” Scaramucci said.


Democrat Official on Scalise: "I Wish He Was F***ing Dead!" - Guy Benson

"I'm Glad He Got Shot!"

Author=Guy Benson

‘I’m glad he got shot’: Nebraska Democrat caught on tape criticizing Rep. Steve Scalise

"I'm glad he got shot. … I wish he was (expletive) dead.”


Hillary Clinton Explains To Trevor Noah Why She Won’t ‘Just Go Away’ On ‘The Daily Show’

"I'm going to keep talking, I'm not going anywhere. I walked in the woods, that was enough, I'm done with that."

Author=Stacey Ritzen

S.C. principal tells students 'you look fat' in leggings unless you're a size zero or 2

"I'm going to tell you now, unless you are a size zero or two and you wear something like that, you look fat," she said.

Author=Sean Rossman

Houston begins taking steps toward the long recovery ahead

"I'm just praying on some help right now so I can get this over, behind me and try not to think about it," said Georgia Calhoun, whose family is sleeping on air mattresses


Guam official following Trump’s ‘tenfold’ tourism assessment: ‘None of this is good publicity’

"I'm just saying that is the result of what's happening. Nobody asked for it. Nobody wanted it,” director of governor's D.C. office told The Post.


Scarborough announces he's leaving the GOP

"I'm not going to be a Republican anymore," MSNBC host says.

Author=Jacqueline Thomsen

Analysis | Paul Ryan’s got jokes about President Trump

"I'm now second in line of succession since Stephen K. Bannon has resigned.” Trump was the butt of many of Ryan's jokes at a charity dinner.


Trump lawyer Marc Kasowitz to critic: ‘Watch your back. . . . I already know where you live’

"I'm on you,” Kasowitz wrote to the unidentified man, who told the attorney in an email that he should resign from the president's legal team.


James Corden jokes about that controversial photo of him kissing Sean Spicer at the Emmys

"I'm really starting to regret that Carpool Karaoke that we've taped with Steve Bannon," Corden said.


'I'm Not A Hit Man,' Michael Wolff Tells NPR About His Controversial Trump Book

"I'm someone who just found his way into this story of our time," the Fire and Fury author says. He stands by the work that has created a rift between President Trump and former adviser Steve Bannon.


Serena Williams gives birth to first child

"I'm super excited," Venus Williams said when asked about becoming an aunt by ESPN's Pam Shriver before Friday's match. "Words can't describe."


Josh Earnest: 'I’m sympathetic to' Spicer

"I'm sympathetic to Sean's plight," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch

Joan Walsh Announces Move to CNN, 1 Day After MSNBC Pink-Slipped Her

"I'm thrilled to tell you I'll be heading to @CNN in the new year. Thanks to everyone who made this happen. A Christmas miracle," Joan Walsh tweeted

Author=Rosemary Rossi

Steve Mnuchin Says Honeymoon Request For Government Plane Was For 'National Security'

"I'm very sensitive to the use of government funds," he said.

Author=Mollie Reilly

Analysis | Bashing the media is how Trump tries to bond with world leaders

"I'm very, very honored and happy to know that you have problems with the media also,” the president told the emir of Kuwait.


Fargo father publicly disowns son for joining white nationalists in Charlottesville

"I, along with all of his siblings and his entire family, wish to loudly repudiate my son's vile, hateful and racist rhetoric and actions," the father wrote in an online letter to the Fargo newspaper.

Author=Paul Walsh

George Clooney Slams Harvey Weinstein in Wake of ‘Indefensible’ Sexual Misconduct Allegations

"I’d like to think that if someone came up to me and told me this was going on that I would go out and confront it," Clooney told The Daily Beast

Author=Karen Mizoguchi

CBS fires VP for writing ‘Republican gun toters’ killed in Las Vegas don’t deserve sympathy

"I’m actually not even sympathetic [because] country music fans often are Republican gun toters,” she wrote.


Alex Jones Scoops Megyn Kelly And Proves The Media Isn't Ready For The Trolls

"I’m not looking to portray you as a bogeyman," Kelly said in the published audio.

Author=Charlie Warzel

Woman Calls 911 With Boa Constrictor Wrapped Around Her Neck

"I’ve never heard of this before," the dispatcher said.

Author=Hilary Hanson

Moore calls sexual-assault allegations ‘ritual defamation’

"I’ve stood up for moral values, so they’re attacking me in that way,” the U.S. Senate candidate said in an interview on a local TV station in Alabama.


‘Poor man’s version of Don King’: Trump continues his war of words with LaVar Ball

"If he helped, I would say thank you,” LaVar Ball told CNN. Trump called Ball “ungrateful fool!”


Anderson Cooper apologizes for conjuring image of Trump defecating on his desk

"If he took a dump on his desk, you would defend it,” Anderson Cooper told conservative pundit and Trump supporter Jeffrey Lord.


White House budget director open to removing Obamacare mandate repeal from tax overhaul bill

"If it becomes an impediment to getting the best tax bill we can, then we are okay with taking it out,” Mick Mulvaney said on CNN.


North Korea Is Willing to Meet With the Trump Administration, Diplomat Says

"If the conditions are set," said North Korean diplomat Choi Sun-hee

Author=Associated Press

White House budget director open to removing Obamacare mandate repeal from tax overhaul bill

"If we can repeal part of Obamacare as part of a tax bill and have a tax bill that is still a good tax bill, that can pass, that's great," Office of Management

Author=Sean Sullivan

Air Force Academy Lt. General delivers powerful speech on race after slurs found in dorms

"If you can't treat someone with dignity and respect, get out," Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria warned students


A grieving father buried a man he thought was his son — who turned up alive a week later

"In loving memory of Frank M. Kerrigan," the funeral cards read, of a man who was very much alive.


A high-level US diplomat's visit, not Dennis Rodman's, led to release of US detainee from North Korea

"In no uncertain terms North Korea must explain the causes of his coma," veteran former diplomat Bill Richardson said in a statement.

Author=Matt Spetalnick and Bryan Woolston, Reuters

This Guy Sent The Person Behind Trump's Tax Plan A Pile Of Horse Shit For Christmas

"In the long run, if we don't do stuff like this, what are we going to have left?" said Robert Strong, who "borrowed" some horse poop, wrapped it up, and sent it to Treasury S

Author=Brianna Sacks

2 American soldiers killed in Iraq, U.S. military says

"Initial reports indicate the incident was not due to enemy contact," the U.S. military said Sunday.


White House excludes gay first spouse of Luxembourg from photo caption

"Is there a reason the White House didn't include the First Gentleman of Luxembourg in this photo caption? Like, a non-homophobic one?"


Ann Coulter had to switch seats on a Delta flight. Then came the tirade.

"It appears her new seat was in the same row,” a Delta spokesman wrote after Coulter blasted angry tweets to her 1.6 million followers. “Just not the exact seat she had selected."


4 firefighters injured in 5-alarm fire in New York City

"It doesn't seem like it's gas related because there would have been a huge explosion," resident Jose Tavarez told CBS New York


Warren Buffett Identifies What Went Wrong at Wells Fargo

"It had to stop when the CEO learned about it," says Buffett about the bank’s multiyear sales scandal.

Author=John Maxfield

Gavin Polone on Harvey Weinstein and Who's to Blame: "Accomplices Must Be Exposed"

"It is inane to wallow in incredulity about what Harvey and others did and then do nothing. Now is time to act," writes the producer and THR contributor, who lists Disney, NBC News, the New York Post and Bob Weinstein among those who need to be

Author=Gavin Polone

Bolton: Trump won’t solve Israel, Palestinian conflict

"It is just undoable," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch

GOP rep: Trump ‘deeply disappointing’ on Israel Embassy

"It is long past time that we rectify this error," Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) said.

Author=Mark Hensch

'You feel like you're forgotten': Puerto Ricans plead for more federal aid to storm-ravaged island

"It looks like a bomb went off": Puerto Ricans described desperate conditions on the hurricane-rocked island and pleaded for more help from federal agencies on Monday.


Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend: "Never occurred' he was planning violence

"It never occurred to me in any way whatsoever that he was planning violence against anyone," Marilou Danley, the live-in girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock, said in a statement read by her attorney.

Author=Madison Park, Holly Yan and Eric Levenson, CNN

Taylor Swift Testifies About ‘Horrifying’ Alleged Assault: ‘A Light Switched Off in My Personality’

"It was a definite grab. A very long grab," Taylor Swift reportedly testified Thursday

Author=Melody Chiu, Nick Maslow

'Like Open-Heart Surgery.' Barack Obama Recalls Dropping Malia Off at College

"It was a little bit like open-heart surgery"

Author=Kevin Lui

Two dogs mauled their owner to death while she was walking them in the woods, sheriff says

"It was an absolutely grisly mauling,” Sheriff Jim Agnew told reporters Friday.


New details revealed about Arizona flash flood victims

"It was an extended family -- brothers, sisters, aunts, cousins, a grandmother," local detective says


Frustrated Dems say Obama botched Russia response

"It was inadequate," Rep. Eric Swalwell said.

Author=Katie Bo Williams

Sen. Dick Durbin says no political calculation in Democrats' calls for Franken's resignation

"It was just a painful moment when we made a decision," said Durbin of Sen. Al Franken stepping down

Author=Emily Tillett

'Almost un-American to say no.' Peyton Manning talks golfing with Donald Trump

"It was just the experience of playing with the office that was cool to me."

Author=Dakota Crawford

Bowe Bergdahl Takes The Stand, Offers Apology To Wounded Service Members

"It was never my intention for anyone to be hurt, and I never expected that to happen," the army sergeant said during an unsworn statement at a military hearing in Fort Bragg, N.C.

Author=Merrit Kennedy

Putin Blames Out-of-Tune Piano for Hesitant Rendition of Soviet Melody

"It was quite hard to play, even for me, someone who plays with two fingers," the Russian president said about his impromptu performance in China.

Author=NBC News

Pregnant North Dakota Woman’s Mom Shares Heartbreak After Mysterious Killing: ‘She Loved Everyone’

"It was scary, but we were expecting it," Norberta Greywind says of the moment she heard her daughter's body was found

Author=Harriet Sokmensuer

Anderson Cooper apologizes for 'crude' remark involving Trump

"It was unprofessional. I am genuinely sorry."

Author=Brandon Carter

Witness: State police helicopter turned upside down before fatal crash

"It was very apparent that the pilot was trying to gain control of the craft," witness Robby Noll said.


'America's Got Talent' winner Darci Lynne explains all the onstage crying and laughing

"It was waterworks right here on this face. It was like a water faucet," she joked after the finale.

Author=Carly Mallenbaum

Analysis | Trump congratulates himself for influencing Comey’s testimony with White House tapes ruse

"It wasn't very stupid; I can tell you that."


Analysis | Fox News’s Kimberly Guilfoyle is openly gunning for Sean Spicer’s job

"It would be an honor to serve the country."


Analysis | Fox News’s Kimberly Guilfoyle is openly gunning for Sean Spicer’s job

"It would be an honor to serve the country.”


Susan Sarandon Says 'We Would Be At War' If Hillary Clinton Had Won

"It wouldn’t be much smoother."

Author=Ed Mazza

Analysis | What authoritarianism experts think of Trump’s decision to pardon Joe Arpaio

"It's a sign of how much the president is working against the system," one scholar says.


Trump to meet with Las Vegas shooting survivors: 'We're going to pay our respects'

"It's a very sad thing," Trump said. "We're going to pay our respects."

Author=David Jackson

Tamron Hall Says She Called Harvey Weinstein to Confront Him About ‘Horrifying’ Sexual Assault Allegations

"It's a woman's worst nightmare," Tamron Hall said of the allegations of sexual harassment against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein

Author=Dave Quinn

Barack Obama Criticizes '50th or 60th' Attempt to Repeal the Affordable Care Act

"It's aggravating."

Author=Alana Abramson

After Nearly 2 Weeks In Asia, Trump Heads Home After 'Fruitful' Trip

"It's been a great 12 days," the president said, capping off the longest overseas trip by a U.S. leader in 25 years. Trump insists there was more progress on trade than might have been visible.


Hurricane Maria Upends 1st Circuit As Federal Courthouses In Puerto Rico Are Damaged

"It's been devastating both in terms of the operation of the court and the lives of the court employees," said Susan Goldberg, the circuit executive for the Court of Appeals in Boston, after Hurricane Maria damaged federal courthouses in Sa


'Indefensible': Louise Linton Speaks Out After Instagram Post Controversy

"It's clear that I was the one who was truly out of touch"

Author=Jennifer Calfas

A tearful Jimmy Kimmel said his newborn has a congenital heart defect. Here’s how it works.

"It's hard to explain,” Kimmel said of Tetralogy of Fallot. “Basically, the pulmonary valve was completely blocked. And he has a hole in the wall between the left and right sides of his heart."


A tearful Jimmy Kimmel said his newborn has a congenital heart defect. Here’s how it works.

"It's hard to explain,” Kimmel said of the condition, Tetralogy of Fallot.


Chelsea Clinton defends Barron Trump after conservative website bashes his clothes

"It's high time the media & everyone leave Barron Trump alone & let him have the private childhood he deserves,” Chelsea Clinton tweeted.


Watch 'Game of Thrones' Stars Emilia Clarke, Kit Harrington on Finale Twist

"It's like a runaway train, you can't stop it from happening," says Harrington on Season Seven conclusion

Author=Jon Blistein

Britt McHenry rips ‘left-wing’ climate that led to ESPN’s Robert Lee decision on Fox News

"It's more of a reflection of society right now, and how left-wing and PC it's gotten, that even your name, given at birth, or the possibility of a meme on the Internet, is a reason to make a personnel change,” she told Tucker Carlson.


White House: Trump didn't mention Cohn in tax speech because he's staff

"It's pretty standard practice for us not to specifically call out staff," White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.

Author=Naomi Jagoda

Gay GOP group urges 'good Christians' to oppose Moore

"It's time for good Christians to do what good Christians do. Reject Roy Moore.”

Author=Lisa Hagen

Jogger known as 'The Mad Pooper' keeps pooping on sidewalk in Colorado Springs

"It's uncharted territory for me," a police officer said.

Author=Josh Hafner

Ride temporarily closed at Morey's Piers after 1 killed at Ohio State Fair

"It" wil be shut for several weeks, the Wildwood amusement park said

Author=NJ Advance Media Staff and Wire Reports

Trump rips the FBI before speech at its training academy

"It’s a shame what's happened with the FBI," he said.

Author=Jordan Fabian

When Navy ships collide, there is virtually always human error involved

"It’s humans that have to ultimately make navigation decisions,” an analyst of naval issues said.


Jada Pinkett Smith Says She Was a Drug Dealer When She Met Tupac Shakur

"It’s kind of hard because I haven’t really told the whole story," she said of her relationship with the late rapper

Author=Jodi Guglielmi

Former Cav Ron Harper Blames ‘Youth, Ignorance’ for Kyrie Irving’s Trade Request

"It’s never your team. You play for the front of your jersey."

Author=Ryne Nelson

‘No Way for a Person to Live.’ Sex Trafficking Victim Speaks Out After Her Rescue

"It’s no way for a person to live"

Author=Melissa Chan

Trump treasury secretary won’t commit to putting Harriet Tubman on $20 bill

"It’s not something I’m focused on at the moment.”


Podesta doubles down on Trump criticism with WaPost op-ed

"It’s really sad that the U.S. president can’t get his head in the game."

Author=Ben Kamisar

Jennifer Lawrence Recalls Standing In 'Degrading' Nude Lineup For Audition

"It’s so fundamental to the female experience to be mistreated and feel ashamed."

Author=Cole Delbyck

White House Describes Previously Unacknowledged Putin Meeting as 'Casual'

"Just a brief conversation at the end of a dinner."

Author=Zeke J Miller

Lonzo Ball, wearing Nike, pours in 36 points to lead Lakers

"Just thought I'd switch it up," Ball added. "Wore them tonight. It's good when you can wear whatever you want."


As Trump fired Comey, his staff scrambled to explain why

"Just turn the lights off. Turn the lights off," Sean Spicer said as he emerged from shadowy bushes on the White House grounds.


After Trump fired Comey, White House staff scrambled to explain why

"Just turn the lights off. Turn the lights off,” Sean Spicer said as he emerged from shadowy bushes on the White House grounds.


Warner's 'Justice League' to test appetite for lesser-known DC heroes

"Justice League," a mega-budget film — which showcases Aquaman, Cyborg and the Flash alongside their more-famous colleagues — is expected to easily dominate the box office this weekend. It also marks a major test of Warner Bros.’ plans to

Author=Ryan Faughnder

Fallen Polk County officer 'lit up every room that she was in'

"Kristen was the type of officer who lit up any room that she was in. You always knew when she was present."


Tulsa Police Officer Is Found Not Guilty In Death Of Terence Crutcher

"Let it be known that I believe in my heart that Betty Shelby got away with murder, and I don't know what was in the mind of that jury," Crutcher's father, Joseph, said of the verdict.

Author=Bill Chappell

Pope calls for peace in Mideast during traditional Christmas address

"Let us pray that the will to resume dialogue may prevail between the parties and that a negotiated solution can finally be reached," Francis said.

Author=Rachel Elbaum, The Associated Press, Reuters

Paul on Trump's Pakistan tweet: 'I couldn't agree more'

"Let's make this happen," Paul tweeted of ending foreign aid to the country.

Author=John Bowden

With an eye on next year's election, Vladimir Putin is on the lookout for good news

"Life for the majority of people has become calmer, more comfortable, more attractive," the document read.


7,500 pounds of live eels spill onto highway, cover cars in slime

"Liquid eel" coated cars in thick white goo, causing a massive pileup.


Analysis | Sean Spicer basically admitted that he was willing to lie for Trump

"Look, your job as press secretary is to represent the president's voice,” Spicer told Jimmy Kimmel.


So long, Trump Tower. First lady Melania Trump, son Barron, move into White House.

"Looking forward to the memories we'll make in our new home!” the first lady tweeted.


Dianne Feinstein, oldest U.S. senator, announces reelection bid

"Lots more to do,” the 84-year-old senator tweeted. " . . . ending gun violence, combating climate change, access to healthcare. I’m all in!"


Watch: Emotional Melania Trump turns to wine to deal with White House move on 'Late Show'

"Make America grape again!"

Author=Tufayel Ahmed

'Punch them in the nose,' former Sheriff David Clarke says of news media

"Make them taste their own blood," he said.

Author=William Cummings

Marilyn Manson Crushed by Stage Prop, Cuts New York Show Short

"Manson suffered an injury towards the end of his NYC show," rep tells 'Rolling Stone' after stage prop falls on shock rocker

Author=Daniel Kreps

For Franken, a rising trajectory, and then the accusations

"Many of you have jobs, many of you have families," Sen. Al Franken told Virginia Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of what seemed an uncomfortably close gubernatorial election. After an expectant pause, he leaned into the microphone and ad

Author=ABC News

'Anti-Sharia' Marchers Met With Counter-Protests Around The Country

"March Against Sharia" participants said the Islamic moral code is a threat to U.S. society and women's rights. Counter-protesters accused them of racism and Islamophobia.

Author=James Doubek

Senators say #MeToo: McCaskill, others share their stories of sexual harassment

"Meet the Press” asked all women in the U.S. Senate if they had #MeToo stories they felt comfortable sharing.


Trump says military action against North Korea “certainly could happen"

"Military action would certainly be an option," Mr. Trump said Thursday. "Is it inevitable? Nothing is inevitable."


Jury Sides With Taylor Swift in Groping Trial, Orders DJ to Pay $1

"My hope is to help those whose voices should also be heard," singer says, pledging to donate to "organizations that help sexual assault victims"

Author=Daniel Kreps

‘She wouldn’t stop laughing at me’: Man accused of killing wife on Alaska cruise, FBI says

"My life is over,” he said in earshot to FBI agents.


Melania Trump's Office Accuses Librarian Of Being "Divisive" For Rejecting Her Dr. Seuss Book Donation

"My school doesn’t have a NEED for these books," a Cambridge school librarian told the first lady in an now-viral blog post where she called Dr. Seuss books "racist propaganda."

Author=Tasneem Nashrulla

Bruce Springsteen Announces 'Personal and Intimate' Broadway Residency

"My show is just me, the guitar, the piano and the words and music. Some of the show is spoken, some of it is sung," Springsteen says

Author=Daniel Kreps

Mother Of Teen Killed In Bronx Classroom: 'My Son Wasn't A Bully'

"My son don't even come close to being a bully, so let's get that clear," she added.


Video Shows New Yorkers Rushing To Free People Trapped Under Scaffolding

"New Yorkers coming together!" one person tweeted after the collapse, which caused minor injuries.

Author=Nina Golgowski

One group loved Trump’s remarks about Charlottesville: White supremacists

"No condemnation at all” from the president, a neo-Nazi website wrote.


Congressman Moves To Impeach Donald Trump, Says No Such Thing As 'Good Nazis'

"No moral president would ever shy away from outright condemning hate, intolerance and bigotry," Rep. Steven Cohen (D-Tenn.) said.

Author=Hayley Miller

McCarthy: Trump-Putin quip a ‘bad attempt at a joke’

"No one believes it to be true," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch

California takes aim at one of Trump's key campaign promises

"No one gets to ignore the laws," California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said. "Not even the president."


It's Time To Impeach Donald Trump, Democrat Says On The House Floor

"No one is above the law," said Rep. Al Green (D-Texas). "That includes the president of the United States."

Author=Jennifer Bendery

Quoting Mandela, Obama's Tweet After Charlottesville Is The Most-Liked Ever

"No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion," the former president tweeted. He was quoting Nelson Mandela, and it struck a chord for many.

Author=Laurel Wamsley

Obama’s response to Charlottesville violence is the most liked tweet in Twitter’s history

"No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion,” Obama said, quoting Nelson Mandela.


5 killed after plane attempted takeoff at airport 'socked in with fog'

"No one should have tried" to take off at airport in such fog, the sheriff said.

Author=ABC News

White House: Mueller has not subpoenaed Trump’s bank records

"No subpoena has been issued or received," Trump spokeswoman says.

Author=Jonathan Easley

ABC Boss Talks 'Bachelor' Scandal, 'Idol' Cost and Roseanne Barr

"Not at liberty" to delve too deeply into the recent 'Paradise' production halt, Channing Dungey also talks about "concern" for her network's ratings.

Author=Michael O'Connell,Marisa Guthrie

Montana congressman-elect Gianforte apologizes for ‘assault’ on reporter

"Notwithstanding anyone's statements to the contrary, you did not initiate any physical contact with me, and I had no right to assault you," Gianforte wrote in a letter addressed to the reporter. "I am sorry for what I did and the unwa


Senate Intel panel won't investigate Trump obstruction question

"Obstruction is criminal ... It's never been part of our [investigation]."

Author=Max Greenwood

‘Worst fears have been realized’: Family found dead in van swept away by Harvey flood

"Obviously, they are devastated, as we all are, as well,” the Harris County sheriff said after six bodies were recovered in the van.


A Mom Spotted Barack Obama In An Airport And Her Baby Was Too Excited

"Oh my God, it is Obama," she thought.

Author=Doha Madani

Details Emerge About Accusations Against Ashbrook

"On Point" host Tom Ashbrook has been placed on leave while an outside investigator looks into allegations he bullied young women and men who worked on the show with him.


Isolated by Irma, British Virgin Islands don’t know what will come first — help or Hurricane Jose

"One concern right now is Hurricane Jose, whether or not it's going to hit us and how hard,” Freeman Rogers said. “People don’t have roofs. It'd be really rough if we got hit with another big hurricane."


A photo of a dog carrying a bag of food after a storm hit Texas went viral. Here’s his story.

"Otis is a smart dog. He knows where to go pick up a treat," his owner said.


Murder charges to be filed in Temple University student's disappearance

"Our Beautiful Angel Jenna is now in Heaven," Jenna Burleigh's father wrote.


Source: Body of missing Temple University student found

"Our Beautiful Angel Jenna is now in Heaven," Jenna Burleigh's father wrote. Sources identified the man as Joshua Hupperterz, a recent Temple student who met Burleigh at a bar the night she was last seen.


Megyn Kelly Calls Alex Jones’ Sandy Hook Denial ‘Revolting’ — but Says Show Will Go On

"Our goal in sitting down with him was to shine a light — as journalists are supposed to do — on this influential figure, and yes — to discuss the considerable falsehoods he has promoted with near impunity," Kelly said in a statement Tuesd

Author=Aurelie Corinthios

Trump tweets support for Texas churches seeking FEMA money after Harvey; lawsuits already filed

"Our government treats us unfairly just because we’re Christians," a pastor said.


Trump can't decide whether he likes the Boston protesters—or how to spell 'heal'

"Our great country has been divided for decades. Sometimes you need protest in order to heal, & we will heal, & be stronger than ever before!" he tweeted at one point.

Author=Julia Glum

11-year-old US boy among 12 killed in Mexico bus crash: Officials

"Our hearts go out to all those involved," a Royal Caribbean spokesman said.

Author=ABC News

RSC Chairman: Harvey aid could be jeopardized if linked with debt ceiling

"Our obligation is to assist those impacted by this great flood, but it's past time the swamp waters in DC begin receding as well," said Rep. Mark Walker (R-N.C.)

Author=Naomi Jagoda

Texas Democratic Party apologizes for tweet blaming campus carry law for Texas Tech shooting

"Our words were inadequate, hurried, and we apologize," said Texas Democratic Party deputy executive director Manny Garcia.


Texas Democratic Party apologizes for tweet blaming campus carry law for Texas Tech shooting

"Our words were inadequate, hurried, and we apologize," said Texas Democratic Party deputy executive director Many Garcia.


Jada Pinkett Smith Remembers Meeting Tupac While Dealing Drugs

"Pac and I's relationship was about survival," actress says on 'Sway in the Morning'

Author=Elias Leight

Woman with expletive-filled anti-Trump truck decal arrested

"People abuse the badge," Karen Fonseca says after being released from jail


Trump revives ‘Crooked Hillary’ nickname. Clinton fires back with ‘covfefe.’

"People in covfefe houses shouldn't throw covfefe,” Clinton tweeted.


Mumbai Rooftop restaurant blaze kills at least 15

"People were running over me even as the ceiling above me was collapsing in flames,” restaurant-goer says


Trevor Noah defends Melania Trump’s stilettos: ‘Who cares?’

"People weren't talking about the nuclear missile that Kim Jong Un tested, because Melania Trump apparently did something much worse."


Jimmy Kimmel Asks Sean Spicer What’s Trump’s Obsession With Size — and ‘Have You Ever Seen the President Naked?’

"People will come up and say thank you for your service," Spicer told Jimmy Kimmel on Wednesday

Author=Karen Mizoguchi

Analysis | Trump’s speech encouraging police to be ‘rough,’ annotated

"Please don't be too nice," he said to the crowd of officers.


Analysis | Trump’s speech encouraging police to be ‘rough,’ annotated

"Please don't be too nice,” he said to the crowd of officers.


NYPD cop-killer Alexander Bonds posted anti-police Facebook rant

"Police is f----ts, and this ain't no gimmick," Bonds opened an 11-minute Facebook Live video.

Author=Meera Jagannathan

George H.W. Bush admits to patting ‘women’s rears’ after actress accused him of groping her

"President Bush . . . most sincerely apologizes if his attempt at humor offended Ms. Lind,” a spokesman said.


U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley: ‘President Trump believes the climate is changing’

"President Trump believes the climate is changing and he believes pollutants are part of the equation," the U.N. ambassador told CNN.


After months of trolling Trump, Merriam-Webster has no words about ‘covfefe’

"Regrets checking Twitter. Goes back to bed,” Merriam-Webster tweeted around 1 a.m. Wednesday after Trump's “covfefe” tweet.


‘Godspeed, Hugh Hefner’: Playmates, celebrities, civil rights leaders remember the Playboy founder

"Remembering an American icon and a true pop culture trailblazer," Cindy Crawford said.


Harvey Weinstein Under LAPD Investigation for Rape After New Accuser Comes Forward

"Robbery Homicide Div has interviewed a potential sexual assault victim involving Harvey Weinstein in 2013," the LAPD tweeted

Author=Mike Miller

Trump sticks with controversy-stricken Roy Moore over liberal

"Roy Moore denies it — that's all I can say," Trump told reporters.

Author=Ginger Adams Otis

Bombshell: FBI found Russia bribery, extortion plot in US nuclear industry - in 2009 - Hot Air

"Russian nuclear officials had routed millions of dollars to the U.S. designed to benefit former President Bill Clinton’s charitable foundation..."


58 People Still Missing, Presumed Dead After London Tower Blaze

"Sadly, our work will be ongoing for many, many weeks," the Metropolitan Police commander said of efforts to inspect the burned-out tower. "I also have to consider the sad reality that this may rise."

Author=Colin Dwyer

Jason Aldean covers Tom Petty on SNL in an emotional tribute to Las Vegas victims

"Saturday Night Live" began its first post-Las Vegas shooting episode with a serious cold open.


Analysis | Scaramucci’s name comes from the Italian word for a ‘controversy of little importance’

"Scaramuccia” is the Italian word for “brief fight” or “controversy of little importance.”


Watch Jennifer Lawrence unravel in the deliciously creepy first trailer for Darren Aronofsky's 'Mother'

"Seeing is believing." The first trailer for Darren Aronofsky's hotly anticipated "mother!" has arrived, giving audiences a tantalizing...

Author=Jen Yamato

'Last Jedi' Director Refutes Reports He Told Fans to Ignore New Trailer

"Seems to be a whole bunch of clickbaity jiggery pokery going around," Rian Johnson wrote.

Author=Ryan Parker

Corrine Brown stoic leaving court after being found guilty of fraud, corruption charges

"She built this city!" shouted one supporter outside the courtroom. Her lawyer said this was just the beginning - and that he intends to file motions for an appeal.


Ivanka Trump, Chelsea Clinton defend Malia Obama's privacy

"She is a young adult and private citizen, and should be OFF limits," Ivanka Trump tweets

Author=Kathryn Watson

4-Year-Old Girl Dies After Accidentally Shooting Herself with Gun in Grandma’s Purse While Looking for Candy

"She just wanted some damn candy," the girl's father Shane Zoller said

Author=Stephanie Petit

Erica Garner, activist and daughter of Eric Garner, dead at 27

"She passed away this morning. The reports are real. We didn't deserve her," said a statement posted to her official Twitter account


Theresa May Offers a Limp Rebuke After Trump's Tirade at London Mayor

"She should not stay silent when somebody tries to give an undeserved victory to terrorists"

Author=Mark Leftly / London

Zookeeper Killed by Tiger Was Doing ‘What She Had Always Loved,’ Mom Says

"She wouldn't have done anything else. It's what she has always done"

Author=Melissa Chan

'Hallelujah.' Family of Holly Bobo Thanks God After Guilty Verdict in Murder Case

"She's waiting on the other side"

Author=Adrian Sainz / AP

Shkreli's lawyer objects to gag order, blames media for baiting 'pharma bro'

"Shkreli embarked on a campaign of disruption by commenting on ... evidence and witnesses to the press and on social media," a motion says.

Author=Dan Mangan

Nikki Haley calls for US to move embassy to Jerusalem

"So much of what goes on is in Jerusalem and I think we have to see that for what it is."

Author=Anna Giaritelli

Why Nazis And White Supremacists Are Putting The Fear In Middle Tennessee This Weekend

"So... what brings you to town?"

Author=Luke O'Brien

'Some remains' found in search for missing crew on US warship

"Some remains" of 10 missing US sailors have been found after the collision between the US destroyer John S. McCain and an oil tanker near Singapore, US Navy Adm. Scott Swift said Tuesday.

Author=Euan McKirdy, Brad Lendon and Jim Sciutto, CNN

Ryan roasts Trump: I 'scroll Twitter to see which tweets I will have to pretend that I didn't see'

"Some said it was unbecoming of a public figure and that his comments were offensive," Ryan says of a Trump speech last year. "Well, thank God he's learned his lesson."

Author=Julia Manchester

‘It’s a Very Poor Prognosis.’ John McCain Opens Up About Cancer Diagnosis

"Some say 3 percent, some say 14 percent"


Trump slams NFL for not firing players who 'disrespect' US

"Someone is going to say, 'That guy who disrespects our flag, he's fired.'"

Author=ABC News

Chance the Rapper on 'SNL': 3 Sketches You Have to See

"Sports Announcer," "Come Back, Barack" and Pete Davidson's Weekend Update appearance highlight rapper's hosting debut

Author=Ryan McGee

Hundreds disrupt Trump and MacArthur's fundraiser at 'summer White House'

"Summer of Resistance" protest at Trump National Golf Club aimed to make it uncomfortable for guests to attend fundraiser for U.S. Rep. Tom MacArthur.

Author=Cheryl Makin

Ueli Steck: Everest preparation claims 'Swiss Machine' climber

"Swiss Machine" Ueli Steck dies in an accident while acclimatising for an attempt on a new route.

Author=BBC News

2 Infants Die in Arizona After Being Left in Hot Cars

"Take some time to look inside your vehicle ... to just avoid these tragedies."

Author=Aric Jenkins

Too hot to handle: Dangerous heat to blanket Southwest U.S.

"Temperatures will be extreme even by desert standards," the National Weather Service said.


Priebus: Trump still wants to get rid of loophole benefiting hedge fund managers

"That balloon is going to get popped pretty quick,” Priebus said of the carried-interest loophole.


Inmates in Alabama jailbreak did not need a weapon to escape. They had peanut butter.

"That may sound crazy, but these people are crazy like a fox,” Walker County Sheriff Jim Underwood said.


Teen charged in connection with London train bombing

"That was a very, very dangerous bomb,” Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick told LBC radio.

Author=Jane Onyanga-Omara

Derek Carr says he placed his hand on Khalil Mack during the national anthem to 'unify people'

"That's what me and Khalil are, we're best friends and we love one another."

Author=Mark Hinog

Analysis | Why CNN can — and did — refuse to air Trump’s new ad targeting ‘fake news’

"The ad is false,” according to the network.


Iran rejects U.S. military inspection "dreams" and vows more missiles

"The Americans will take this dream to their graves," a senior adviser to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said,

Author=Tom O'Connor

Fox News retracts controversial story on Seth Rich’s death and alleged WikiLeaks contact

"The article was not initially subjected to the high degree of editorial scrutiny we require for all our reporting,” Fox said.


Kellyanne Conway will run the White House's opioid crisis efforts

"The best way to stop people from dying from overdoses and drug abuse is by not starting in the first place,” Conway told Fox News in October.

Author=Melina Delkic

North Korea nuclear threat is "imminent" and "critical," Japan warns

"The country has steadfastly improved its nuclear and missiles capability," Defense Minister Itsunori Odonera said.


Mistrial declared in Cliven Bundy standoff case

"The court does regrettably believe a mistrial in this case is the most suitable and only remedy,'' U.S. District Judge Gloria M. Navarro declared, issuing her ruling from the bench before a packed courtroom.

Author=Maxine Bernstein | The Oregonian/OregonLive

Colorado Camp Counselor Awakes To Find Bear Biting His Head

"The crunching noise was I guess the teeth scraping against the skull as it dug in," said the 19-year-old counselor. Wildlife officials said they have set traps, as the bear's behavior was unusual.

Author=Laurel Wamsley

Analysis | ‘Lie after lie after lie’: Fox News’s Shepard Smith has a Cronkite moment on Russia

"The deception … is mind-boggling,” Smith says.


Tommy Wiseau reveals what he would have said on stage at the Golden Globes

"The Disaster Artist" is the story of the making of the film "The Room" and Franco portrays Wiseau in a story of failure and friendship

Author=Mark Olsen

Meryl Streep Slams Harvey Weinstein’s ‘Inexcusable’ Behavior and Asserts ‘I Didn’t Know’

"The disgraceful news about Harvey Weinstein has appalled those of us whose work he championed, and those whose good and worthy causes he supported. The intrepid women who raised their voices to expose this abuse are our heroes," Meryl Streep sa

Author=Lindsay Kimble

Officials identify school bus driver and student killed in bus fire southeast of Oakland, Iowa

"The entire community of the Riverside Community School District is deeply saddened by the events of this morning," the school district superintendent said.

Author=Jay Withrow

Chief Justice John Roberts orders evaluation of sex misconduct in courts

"The events in the past few weeks have made clear that the judicial branch is not immune" to sexual harassment, Roberts said in his annual report on the courts.

Author=Tim Stelloh

Moody's: Debt-limit deal could hurt prospects for tax reform

"The extension of debt ceiling and government funding debates into fourth-quarter 2017 may limit Congress’ ability to pass tax reform," analysts at the rating agency wrote.

Author=Naomi Jagoda

Prince Harry on when he knew Meghan Markle was "the one"

"The fact that I fell in love with Meghan so incredibly quickly was confirmation ... everything was just perfect," Prince Harry said

Author=Charlie D'Agata

Bob Beckel fired from Fox News' "The Five" after racist remark

"The Five" co-host Bob Beckel is accused of making a racist remark to a black IT worker and then trying to get him not to file a complaint.


Cliven Bundy standoff case thrown out in another stunning blow to government

"The government's conduct in this case was indeed outrageous," U.S. District Judge Gloria M. Navarro ruled. "There has been flagrant misconduct, substantial prejudice and no lesser remedy is sufficient."

Author=Maxine Bernstein | The Oregonian/OregonLive

After Ransomware Attack, Businesses Brace For Monday Morning

"The governments of the world should treat this attack as a wake-up call," Microsoft's Brad Smith said.


Analysis | America is exceptional for its unique, deadly gun culture

"The gun is not a mere tool, a bit of technology ... It is an object of reverence."


'Art of the Deal' Ghostwriter Thinks President Trump Will Resign Before the End of the Year

"The level of his destructiveness is staggering."

Author=Tessa Berenson

Linkin Park Cancel Tour After Chester Bennington's Death

"The Linkin Park One More Light North American Tour has been canceled and refunds are available at point of purchase," Live Nation announces

Author=Daniel Kreps

'Goodbye, Mooch': Late-night comedians bid farewell to Anthony Scaramucci

"The Mooch" was a character - and a name - made for late-night comedy.

Author=Samantha Schmidt

SEE IT: Milwaukee officers pull teens from burning car

"The Nick Squad" got them out in the nick of time.

Author=David Boroff

Cohn: 'People don't buy homes because of the mortgage deduction'

"The No. 1 reason why people buy homes is they're excited and optimistic about the economy," Cohn said.

Author=Naomi Jagoda

Spicer on Trump’s Tweets: ‘They’re Considered Official Statements By the President’

"The president is the President of the United States," Spicer stated. "So they're considered official statements by the President of the United States."


Trump is set to announce new responses to Iran's "bad behavior"

"The president isn't looking at one piece of this," Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.

Author=Jack Moore

Analysis | Trump’s lawyer repeatedly denied Trump was involved in Trump Jr.’s Russia statement. But he was.

"The president was not involved in the drafting of the statement,” Sekulow said on July 16.


Almost Everyone Is Turning On Theresa May Over Her Response To The Grenfell Tower Fire

"The prime minister is not viable. One way or another, this week, next week, this autumn, or even next year, she is going to crash."

Author=Matthew Champion

Republican elite — not Trump's base — lost the Alabama race

"The problem for Republicans is clear: It’s the turnout, stupid. The GOP should be seeking to engage its base, not deflate it. The reaction of Republican elites, however, has been exactly the opposite."

Author=Frank Cannon, opinion contributor

Puerto Rico faces '4 to 6 months' without power; floods ravage island

"The San Juan that we knew yesterday is no longer there," the mayor of the Puerto Rican capital said after Hurricane Maria hammered the island.


Philippines ISIS siege: Militants withdraw from their base at a school in Marawi

"The school area is again safe."


Police shoot man wearing suspected suicide belt near Barcelona

"The suspicious man in Subirats wears what looks like a belt of explosives attached to the body. This man has been shot down," police said via Twitter.


Leon Panetta urges Trump to "lower the volume of rhetoric" on North Korea

"The tension has risen a great deal, and with that tension is the concern about a miscalculation or mistake that will ultimately escalate into a greater conflict"


Mattis is angered by media coverage of Niger, says, "War is war"

"The U.S. does not leave its troops behind," Mattis said.


France: Trump not invited to climate change summit 'for the time being'

"The United States have a bit of a special status for that summit," the official said.

Author=Rebecca Savransky

Trump: Portland attacks ‘unacceptable’

"The victims were standing up to hate and intolerance," he tweeted.

Author=Mark Hensch

Mitch McConnell Walks Back Roy Moore Criticism

"The voters of Alabama will make their choice," the Senate Republican leader says.

Author=Igor Bobic

The Memo: GOP in shock over White House drama

"The White House is a snake-pit," GOP operative says following latest shakeup.

Author=Niall Stanage

Bill Maher says he is ‘very sorry’ for using a racial slur on his HBO show

"The word was offensive and I regret saying it and am very sorry," Bill Maher said in a statement.


Get ready for a North Korea that can fire nukes anywhere

"There are only two options: Prepare for a world in which Pyongyang could hit Washington, D.C., with a nuclear missile, or take imminent military action that could lead to all out war."

Author=Buck Sexton, opinion contributor

Rex Tillerson says the Taliban is welcome in the Afghan government

"There are, we believe, moderate voices among the Taliban," he said.

Author=Jack Moore

Why David Cassidy Bared All for Annie Leibovitz's Cover Photo Shoot

"There comes a point when you want to hear your own voice" the former pop idol told the magazine about his decision to pose naked for Annie Leibovitz

Author=Rolling Stone

Ex-Prosecutor Refused Trump's Call, Got Fired The Next Day

"There has to be some kind of arms-length relationship" between the president and law enforcement, Preet Bharara says.

Author=Jeffrey Young

Putin: 'No force' can or will conquer Russia, during Victory Day speech

"There is no force, and there will be no force, that could conquer our people," Russian President Vladimir Putin told Victory Day crowds in Moscow.

Author=Tom O'Connor

Dutch police rule out terrorism after car strikes pedestrians outside Amsterdam station, injuring 8

"There is no indication whatsoever that this is a terrorist attack," the police spokeswoman said.

Author=Associated Press

Missouri State Senator Urged To Resign Over Her 'Hope' For Trump's Assassination

"There is no way in hell that I'm resigning," the legislator responds.

Author=Ryan Grenoble

Hate Them If You Want, but the Warriors Are What Every Team Should Hope to Be

"There is something that is very special about them as human beings," Steve Kerr tells B/R, his shirt and hair still soaked with Champagne. "That's what, to me, carries teams over the top."

Author=Howard Beck

Taylor Swift's "Look What You Made Me Do": All the Easter Eggs, Shade and Symbolism

"There she goes, playing the victim...again," the singer says, mocking herself

Author=Zach Johnson

Veteran steals truck, transports dozens to hospital after Las Vegas shooting

"There was a lot of bravery and courageous people out there," Taylor Winston says


Trump confident for success of healthcare deal 'phase two'

"There will be such competition by insurance companies so that they can get healthcare, and the people taken care of," Trump began.

Author=Todd Shepherd

Puerto Rico stares down what may be its worst hurricane since 1928

"There's an excellent chance that Maria will be a major hurricane very close to Puerto Rico in 48 hours," NBC News meteorologist Bill Karins said Monday.


North Korea may have missed a mission by U.S. bombers near its border

"There's the possibility that North Korea will become ever more paranoid that the U.S. is lurking around in its air or naval space," one analyst warned.


Ted Cruz Defends Vote Against Superstorm Sandy Aid Amid Harvey Destruction

"There's time for political sniping later"

Author=Katie Reilly

Kellyanne Conway: Senate Health Care Bill Does Not Contain Medicaid Cuts

"These are not cuts to Medicaid, George," Conway responded. "This slows the rate for the future and it allows governors more flexibility with Medicaid dollars because they're closest to the people in need."


Trump Proposes Media Contest For 'Fake News Trophy'

"They are all bad. Winner to receive the FAKE NEWS TROPHY!" President Trump tweeted Monday.


The ‘Tale Of Two Kensingtons': London's Borough Of Extreme Rich And Poor

"They are living in a different world to us." A dispatch from HuffPost UK.

Author=Kathryn Snowdon, Lucy Sherriff, George Bowden and Nitya Rajan

White House blames Obama for failing to stop Russia collusion

"They did absolutely nothing,” Kellyanne Conway said of the previous administration.


Bannon: McConnell, Ryan 'trying to nullify the 2016 election'

"They do not want Donald Trump's populist, economic nationalist agenda to be implemented," former White House aide says.

Author=Jesse Byrnes

Harvey is also displacing snakes, fire ants and gators

"They got flooded out of their pond, they got flooded out of their river,” one alligator relocation expert said. “They had to evacuate, too.”


9 dead, including 2-year-old, after flash flooding in Arizona, authorities say

"They had no warning. They heard a roar, and it was on top of them," local fire chief says


How the New Yorker's explosive expose on Harvey Weinstein came together

"They thought remaining silent could jeopardize the next woman," Farrow said.

Author=ABC News

Trump says he was "having fun" in Puerto Rico

"They were screaming and they were loving everything," said Trump of the people of Puerto Rico during his visit


Update on 'California politics updates: Legislature votes on extension of landmark cap-and-trade program'

"This country, and indeed the world, continues to look to California as a leader." - Assemblyman Tony Thurmond (D-Richmond) during Mond...

Author=Los Angeles Times

‘Pure devastation’: At least 17 dead as California wildfires continue to spread

"This has been one of the deadliest weeks for fires that we've experienced in recent time,” a Cal Fire official said.


Hoda Kotb Replaces Matt Lauer as Co-Anchor of NBC's <i>Today</i>

"This has to be the most popular decision NBC has ever made," Savannah Guthrie says

Author=Zach Johnson

Moody Blues' Justin Hayward on Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Honor: 'It's Amazing!'

"This induction is validating the music our fans really, really love," singer says. "I'm so pleased for all of them."

Author=Andy Greene

Kathy Berman, wife of ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman, dies in car accident | FOX Sports

"This is a devastating tragedy and difficult to comprehend," ESPN president John Skipper said.


The Internet Is Losing It Over This Photo of Bill Clinton Posing Between Two George Bush Statues

"This is a fairly realistic portrayal of the 1990s"


Rand Paul criticizes GOP tax plan

"This is a GOP tax plan? Possibly 30% of middle class gets a tax hike? I hope the final details are better than this," Paul tweeted.

Author=Naomi Jagoda

A day-care driver didn’t count the children, police say. Hours later, one was found dead.

"This is an absolute tragedy, which could have been prevented,” Orlando Police Chief John Mina said.


A CNN Anchor Had To Abruptly End An Interview After A Guest Repeatedly Brought Up Boobs

"This is done. This conversation is over. Yanking mics, bye. See ya. That was entirely inappropriate."

Author=Jim Dalrymple II

Evangelical Leaders Release Anti-LGBTQ Statement On Human Sexuality

"This is indeed yet another sad day in the history of the modern evangelical movement," said one LGBTQ Christian pastor.

Author=Antonia Blumberg

Democrats Seek Records On Jared Kushner As Administration Tries To Stifle Oversight

"This is nonsense," Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, wrote to President Trump earlier this month, regarding the administration's narrow view of oversight.


North Korea backs away from plan to launch missiles toward Guam

"This is not a big victory for Kim Jong Un. It's also not a humiliation," said a professor of international studies at South Korea's Yonsei University


Dems seek inclusion in House GOP tax reform retreat

"This is not a process that should be undertaken on a partisan basis," Rep. Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.) wrote.

Author=Naomi Jagoda

10 shot, 2 fatally, at Chicago vigil for shooting victim as gang violence soars

"This is the second time in a week we’re here tonight talking about assault weapons being used in our communities," the neighborhood's alderman said.


Democrats fume over ‘absurd’ GOP tax bill full of last-minute handwritten edits

"This is Washington, D.C. at its worst,” one Democratic senator wrote on Twitter.


Protests and high-profile arrests mark the fifth anniversary of DACA

"This is what America looks like."


Analysis | North Korea appears to have a new Internet connection — thanks to the help of a state-owned Russian firm

"This means that the opening of the connection has Russian government backing behind it,” said one expert.


Philando Castile shooting: 18 arrested in protests over Minnesota officer's acquittal

"This was a case where we thought we would really get some justice, and it turns out we can't," one protester says


An adorable 5-year-old set up a lemonade stand. Then she was fined $200.

"This was a five-year-old kid selling lemonade. She wasn’t exactly a public safety hazard.”


Police Identify 1 Of 4 Missing Men In Common Grave In Rural Pennsylvania

"This was a homicide. Make no doubt about it," says Bucks County District Attorney Matthew D. Weintraub.

Author=Bill Chappell

Breaking down Trump’s ‘shove’

"This was an inoffensive situation,” Montenegro's prime minister told reporters. “I do not see it in any other way."


U.S. Denounces Violence Against Rohingya As 'Ethnic Cleansing'

"Those responsible for these atrocities must be held accountable," Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement Wednesday. Targeted sanctions against Myanmar are a possibility.


'Three Billboards' and 'Big Little Lies' are the top winners of a very different kind of Golden Globes awards – LA Times

"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" and "Big Little Lies" led the winners of a unique, and timely, Golden Globes awards ceremony.

Author=Josh Rottenberg

USS Fitzgerald Leaders Punished; Crew Is Praised After Collision With Cargo Ship

"Through their swift and in many cases heroic actions, members of the crew saved lives," the Navy said. It also blamed an avoidable crash on inadequate leadership and flawed teamwork.

Author=Bill Chappell

Melania Trump: School librarian turned Dr. Seuss book donation into 'something divisive'

"To turn the gesture of sending young students some books into something divisive is unfortunate," Trump's spokeswoman said Friday.

Author=Maria Puente

For Palestinian Hikers In West Bank, A Chance To Enjoy Nature And Escape Tensions

"To walk for three or four hours without checkpoints, without seeing soldiers ... it makes you feel, somehow, you can feel some free," says a hiker. There are scores of Palestinian hiking clubs.


Four ministers were warned about tower block fire risks

"Today's buildings have a much higher content of combustible material," read one warning.

Author=BBC News

Nations grapple with massive cyberattack as more threats loom

"Today, it happened to 10,000 computers. There's no barrier to do it tomorrow to 100 million computers"


Tiffany Haddish on 'SNL': 3 Sketches You Have to See

"Tournament Fighter," "Whiskers R We" and Claire From HR highlight 'Girls Trip' star's 'SNL' debut

Author=Ryan McGee

Zinke misleads on travel expenses in speech to conservative think tank

"Travel was only done after determination by multiple career officials that no commercial flights existed to meet the promulgated schedule."


Analysis | The huge contrast between Obama’s and Trump’s visits to Israel’s Holocaust memorial

"Trump describes Yad Vashem visit as only he can.”


Sean Spicer didn’t get to meet the Pope Francis. Even reporters feel sorry for him.

"Trump has done something I thought was impossible," tweeted one reporter. "He has made everyone empathize with/defend Spicer."


Analysis | Trump’s Jerusalem moves spark a fire in the Middle East

"Trump is a pyromaniac who could set the region on fire with his madness.”


Perez: Trump’s allegiance is with Putin

"Trump would put Americans at risk," Perez said of returning two Russian compounds.

Author=Mark Hensch

Analysis | Does Trump not know Japanese cars are built in the U. S.? Only if you totally cherry pick his quote.

"Try building your cars in the United States instead of shipping them over,” Trump said. But the fuller context makes clear he knew.


U.S. to provide "enhanced defensive capabilities" to Ukraine, State Department says

"U.S. assistance is entirely defensive in nature, and as we have always said, Ukraine is a sovereign country and has a right to defend itself," said State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauret


MSNBC Drops Joan Walsh as Contributor, Joy Reid Denounces Move

"Unfortunately we couldn’t renew Joan, but she and her distinct perspective will still be invited on our shows,” an MSNBC spokesperson tells TheWrap

Author=Jon Levine

A Yoga Teacher Was Shot And Killed By Police After The Squad Car Was "Slapped" By A Woman

"Upon police arrival, a female 'slaps' the back of the patrol squad," a search warrant said. Moments later, Australian yoga teacher Justine Damond was shot and killed.

Author=Michelle Broder Van Dyke

Trump Aide Omarosa Manigault Gets Fiery Reception At Conference For Black Journalists

"Walking into a room where you get shut down does not open a line of communication so change can happen," said one of the top black officials in the White House.

Author=Adrian Carrasquillo, Joel Anderson, Darren Sands

'War for the Planet of the Apes' is victorious in box office battle

"War for the Planet of the Apes" topped the box office in its first weekend, dethroning "Spider-Man: Homecoming," while "The Big Sick" impressed in nationwide expansion.

Author=Tre'vell Anderson

The FBI Wants the Public's Help in Figuring Out Las Vegas Shooter's Motive

"We all want answers"

Author=Michael Balsamo, Brian Melley / AP

Activists missing, held amid undercover probe of Ivanka-linked factories

"We appeal to President Trump, Ivanka Trump herself, and to her related brand company to ... press for the release our activists," China Labor Watch said.


“The Monuments Must Go”: An Open Letter From the Great, Great Grandsons of Stonewall Jackson

"We are ashamed to benefit from white supremacy while our black family and friends suffer. We are ashamed of the monument."

Author=Jack Christian

At least 6 dead in Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria, officials say

"We are aware of other reports of fatalities that have transpired by unofficial means but we cannot confirm them,” said the secretary of the department of public safety, Héctor M. Pesquera.


Homeless hero hailed for role helping UK concert attack victims

"We are human, we still have a heart, we still have that instinct to help people out that need help and that's what we are doing."

Author=Hilary Clarke

Analysis | Lebanon’s crisis sets the stage for a Middle East calamity

"We are in a new Middle East, where we'll see a series of confrontations and wars."


Roy Moore turns refusal to concede into religious crusade: ‘Immorality sweeps over the land’

"We are indeed in a ​struggle to preserve our republic​, our civilization​ and ​our religion."


Roy Moore turns recount into religious crusade: ‘Immorality sweeps over the land’

"We are indeed in a ​struggle to preserve our republic​, our civilization​, and ​our religion."


Las Vegas gunman left behind trail of carnage and clues but no ‘clear motive or reason why’

"We are looking at every aspect from birth to death," a police official said of the investigation.


No One in the Royal Family Wants to Be King or Queen, Prince Harry Says

"We are not doing this for ourselves but for the greater good of the people."

Author=Madeline Farber

Air Force strikes pro-Assad convoy threatening U.S. garrison in Syria

"We are not increasing our role in the Syrian civil war. But we will defend our troops," said U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis


Harvey may force 30,000 people into shelters while flooding will linger, officials warn

"We are not out of the woods yet,” the acting Homeland Security secretary said.


Harvey may force 30,000 people into shelters while flooding will linger, officials warn

"We are not out of the woods yet,” the Homeland Security secretary said.


North Korea threatens 'thousands-fold' revenge against U.S. for sanctions

"We are ready to retaliate with far bigger actions to make the U.S. pay a price for its crime against our country and people," North Korea said.

Author=Jane Onyanga-Omara

Boston Will Deploy 500 Officers To Keep Weekend Demonstrations Peaceful

"We are taking every precaution necessary to keep our city safe," Walsh said ahead of a planned self-described free speech rally and counterprotests this weekend.


'We've Never Gone Through This': Hurricane Maria Knocks Out Puerto Rico's Electricity

"We are without power, the whole island is without power," Jenniffer González-Colón, Puerto Rico's resident commissioner, tells NPR.

Author=Bill Chappell

Syria Has Been Burning Bodies To Hide Prison Executions For Years, U.S. Says

"We believe that the building of a crematorium is an effort to cover up the extent of mass murders taking place" in a military prison outside Damascus, a State Department official said Monday.

Author=Colin Dwyer

People Are Thirsting Hard Over These Hot Florida Cops Rescuing People From Hurricane Irma

"We can confirm that Officer Rengering (far right with the amazing hair) IS SINGLE."

Author=Blake Montgomery

Theresa May On Defeating Terrorism: "Yes, That Means Taking Military Action" - Jennifer Van Laar

"We cannot and must not pretend that things can continue as they are."

Author=Jennifer Van Laar

Report: Trump Bans 'Transgender,' 'Fetus,' 'Science-Based' From CDC Documents

"We cannot replace truth with bias," a bioethicist says.

Author=Mary Papenfuss, Anna Almendrala

Stunning ‘fireball’ video captures the moment a plane clipped a power line and crashed

"We definitely felt the fireball as it went over the van,” motorist Amanda Hayes said.


Hawaii rolling out civil defense plan for North Korean missile attack

"We do not want to cause any undue stress for the public,” Vern Miyagi, Hawaii's Emergency Management Agency administrator said in a statement reported Thursday.


North Korea says war with the U.S. is inevitable

"We do not wish for a war but shall not hide from it," an unidentified spokesman for North Korea's Foreign Ministry told state-run KCNA.

Author=Associated Press

Gun-Carrying Protesters Create 'Tricky' Question For ACLU

"We don't feel we have to represent any group – including white supremacists – seeking to demonstrate with firearms," said the organization, which has long defended groups unpopular with its members.

Author=Laurel Wamsley

Trump cements 'America First' doctrine with Paris withdrawal

"We don't want other leaders and other countries laughing at us any more and they won’t be."

Author=Jonathan Easley

Trump and Kim Jong Un's war of words won't stop U.S. bombers from flying near North Korea

"We feel strongly we should be able to fly, sail anywhere international rules allow," the U.S. Pacific Air Forces commander said.


A Navy Pilot Drew This Giant Dick in the Sky

"We find this absolutely unacceptable, of zero training value."

Author=Drew Schwartz

Chester Bennington's Widow: 'Now He Is Pain-Free'

"We had a fairytale life and now it has turned into some sick Shakespearean tragedy," Talinda Bennington writes

Author=Daniel Kreps

Former Taliban hostage says captivity was "intolerable" for her children

"We had to come up with really unique ideas on how to help him not be afraid," Caitlan Coleman Boyle says of son born in captivity


Venezuela prepares for war with U.S. with ‘rifles, missiles and well-oiled tanks at the ready’

"We have been shamelessly threatened by the most criminal empire that ever existed and we have the obligation to prepare ourselves to guarantee peace," said Maduro.

Author=Cristina Silva

House to vote Thursday on Obamacare repeal bill

"We have enough votes. It'll pass. It's a good bill," said Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy

Author=MJ Lee, Lauren Fox, Tami Luhby and Phil Mattingly, CNN

Arson investigation underway after Roy Moore accuser's home burns down

"We have just the clothes on our backs," Tina Johnson says

Author=Kathryn Watson

Despite Trump announcement, Coast Guard will not ‘break faith’ with transgender troops

"We have made an investment in you, and you have made an investment in the Coast Guard” the Coast Guard's top officer said.


Supreme Court Overturns Lower Court On Grounds For Stripping U.S. Citizenship

"We have never read a statute to strip citizenship from someone who met the legal criteria for acquiring it," Justice Elena Kagan wrote. "We will not start now."

Author=Bill Chappell

Alaskans Greet North Korean Missile Test With A Shrug

"We have the assurance that no matter what happens to us here in Alaska we'll be able to take care of ourselves," Anchorage's mayor said.


Taylor Swift Is Not Purposely Releasing Reputation on the Death Anniversary of Kanye West’s Mom, Says Label

"We locked in this release date based on other Universal Music Group releases," says a label publicist

Author=Melody Chiu, Sarah Michaud

Nikki Haley addresses Iran protests, North Korea at United Nations

"We must not be silent. The people of Iran are crying out for freedom," Haley said Tuesday

Author=CBS News

'Landlubbers' rescued after 5 months at sea already planning next trip

"We never got a chance to go to Tahiti, or Papeete, or Moorea," 48-year-old Jennifer Appel said.


Trump: US has 'no choice' but to deal with N. Korea arms challenge

"We recognize that weakness is the surest path to conflict and unrivaled power is the most certain means of defense. "

Author=Christina Gregg

‘AMERICAN NIGHTMARE’: Australians react to fatal police shooting in ‘risky’ United States

"We see America as a very risky place in terms of gun violence — and so does the rest of the world,” an Australian gun policy analyst said.


Motel 6 turning each day's guest list over to ICE for $200 per arrest, report says

"We send a report every morning to ICE -- all the names of everybody that comes in," the front-desk clerk told the outlet. "Every morning at about 5 o'clock, we do the audit and we push a button and it sends it to ICE."

Author=Benjamin Raven |

Boy Scouts Chief Apologizes For 'Political Rhetoric' In Trump's Speech

"We sincerely regret that politics were inserted into the Scouting program," Michael Surbaugh said. His apology came after Trump derided Obamacare and "fake media" in remarks to the National Jamboree.

Author=Colin Dwyer

‘Evil losers’: Trump joins world leaders in condemning Manchester terrorist attack

"We stand in absolute solidarity with the people of the United Kingdom,” Trump said. “So many young, beautiful, innocent people living and enjoying their lives, murdered by evil losers in life."


Two Women Lost at Sea for 5 Months Are Already Planning Next Trip

"We still never got to see the 20,000 islands," says Jennifer Appel

Author=Mackenzie Schmidt

GOP senators to Turkey: Apologize for DC brawl

"We strongly condemn the violence that took place yesterday," they said.

Author=Mark Hensch

Gen. John Hyten, head of U.S. Strategic Command, would resist "illegal" nuke order from Trump

"We think about these things a lot. When you have this responsibility, how do you not think about it?"

Author=Kathryn Watson

Trump downplays criticism he's steering U.S. into World War III: 'We were on the wrong path before'

"We were on the wrong path before," Trump told reporters on Tuesday, who asked about Republican Sen. Bob Corker's foreign policy critique.

Author=David Jackson

Trump's shadowy Moscow deal: Could this be the key that unlocks the whole Russia scandal?

"We will get Donald elected": The tale of a Trump Tower that never was — and a president with something to hide

Author=Heather Digby Parton

In U.N. speech, Trump calls Kim Jong Un the ‘Rocket Man’ and threatens to ‘totally destroy North Korea’

"We will have no choice but to destroy North Korea,” Trump said, before calling the North Korean leader by a nickname he gave him over the weekend. “Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself."


In U.N. speech, Trump threatens to ‘totally destroy North Korea’ and calls Kim Jong Un ‘Rocket Man’

"We will have no choice but to destroy North Korea,” Trump said, before calling the North Korean leader by a nickname he gave him over the weekend. “Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself.”


US announces major $285 million cut to UN budget

"We will no longer let the generosity of the American people be taken advantage of or remain unchecked."

Author=Alexis Shaw

Woman Who Claimed She Lost Baby During Gender-Reveal Party Mass Shooting Was Not Pregnant: Police

"We wish our time had been spent on true leads that would help us remove these dangerous criminals from the streets," police said in a statement

Author=Harriet Sokmensuer

Amid Ongoing Violence In Marawi, A Journalist Takes A Bullet

"We'd just taken all the safety gear off, because we were in what we thought was a very safe place in Marawi," said Australian reporter Adam Harvey. "But I guess it's not safe."

Author=Laurel Wamsley

Ransomware Attacks Ravage Computer Networks In Dozens Of Countries

"We'll likely look back at this as a watershed moment," says Sen. Ben Sasse, as malware called Wana Decryptor is blamed for large-scale attacks around the world.

Author=Bill Chappell

Impeachment guide: It would be nasty and complicated

"We're in impeachment territory now," declared David Gergen, the presidential counselor who should know a thing or two about the subject; he advised both a Republican (Richard Nixon) and Democrat (Bill Clinton), who dealt with impeachment i

Author=Z. Byron Wolf, CNN

At least 9 dead in immigrant-smuggling attempt in San Antonio

"We're looking at a human trafficking crime this evening," said San Antonio Police Chief William McManus, who called the case "a horrific tragedy"


With a raucous rally in Cedar Rapids, Trump transports himself back to 2016

"We're not even campaigning and look at this crowd," Trump said at a campaign rally organized by his campaign staff.


Top General Says He Would Reject An 'Illegal' Nuclear Strike Order From Trump

"We're not stupid people," nuclear commander Gen. John Hyten said at a forum Saturday.

Author=Mary Papenfuss

Top nuclear commander: I wouldn't carry out an 'illegal' nuclear strike order from Trump

"We're not stupid people. We think about these things a lot," top U.S. commander says.

Author=Jacqueline Thomsen

Analysis | ‘A gift-wrapped package of poo’: Why a man left a box of manure for Steven Mnuchin

"We're returning the 'gift' of the Christmas tax bill,” Robby Strong wrote on a box full of horse feces left at the treasury secretary's home.


Sen. Graham says new N. Korea tech advances make pre-emptive war "more likely"

"We're running out of time," Sen. Lindsey Graham said of North Korea on CBS News' "Face the Nation" Sunday

Author=Emily Tillett

Steelers' offense: We're wasting talent

"We're so much better than this. It's tough to waste all the talent we have," guard David DeCastro said. "Look at the offense we have. If we're not putting up 350, 400 yards a game, it feels like we're wasting it."


'U.S. Will Be Taking Names' Of U.N. Votes On Jerusalem Resolution

"We're watching those votes," Trump said, threatening to cut aid to countries who vote in favor of the resolution. "Let them vote against us. We'll save a lot. We don't care."

Author=Laurel Wamsley

White House: All the women who accused Trump of sexual harassment are lying

"We've been clear on that from the beginning," Sarah Sanders said.

Author=Avery Anapol

Has Natalee Holloway's body been found? Still-grieving father DNA-testing human remains found in Aruba

"We've chased a lot of leads and this one is by far the most credible lead I've seen in the last 12 years,'' said Dave Holloway who launches a new television series Saturday, Aug. 19, on the Oxygen network.

Author=Carol Robinson |

"SNL" alum Bill Hader plays Scaramucci on "Weekend Update" summer show

"Weekend Update: Summer Edition" kicked off its run with Colin Jost and Michael Che joined by Bill Hader.


Despair as death toll jumps after massive Iran quake

"Weeping women crying out to God" as rescuers dig victims out of rubble following 7.3 magnitude earthquake


'Welcome to hell' - protesters vow to disrupt G20 summit

"Welcome to Hell". That's the greeting for U.S. President Donald Trump and other world leaders from anti-capitalist protesters in Hamburg who aim to disrupt the G20 summit, already rife with tensions over trade and climate change.

Author=Joseph Nasr

Saoirse Ronan on 'SNL': 3 Sketches You Have to See

"Welcome to Hell," "Return Counter" and more highlight 'Lady Bird' star's 'SNL' debut

Author=Ryan McGee

Right Said Fred Reacts to Taylor Swift Sampling "I'm Too Sexy" in "Look What You Made Me Do"

"What a marvellous reinvention!" the pop trio tweets

Author=Zach Johnson

Dog rescues baby deer from Long Island port

"What a morning..." Mark Freely said in a Facebook post after his dog, Storm, rescued a baby deer from the Long Island Sound in Port Jefferson.


Brit Marling Says Harvey Weinstein "Suggested We Shower Together"

"What could I do? How not to offend this man, this gatekeeper, who could anoint or destroy me?"

Author=Ashley Lee

Here Are All The Questions Fox News Recently Asked The President And His Top Aides

"What grade do you give your dad?"

Author=Tasneem Nashrulla

Hillary Clinton said her ‘skin crawled’ when Donald Trump stood behind her on debate stage

"What Happened” includes moments from the campaign Clinton wants to remember forever — and some she wishes she could “go back and do over.”


Teen learns mother, brother and sister killed in quadruple murder

"What happens if that was your family and you were the only one who survived?" asked Isaiah Smith, pleading for information about the quadruple murder in Troy, New York

Author=Crimesider Staff

A black protester hugged a white nationalist outside Richard Spencer’s talk. ‘Why do you hate me?’ he asked.

"What is it about me? Is it my skin color? My history? My dreadlocks?"


A Freedom Caucus Republican says the foundation of the Trump budget is ‘a lie’

"What it does is it perpetuates a myth that we can go out there and balance a budget without touching entitlements,” said Rep. Mark Sanford (R-S.C.) at a House Budget Committee hearing. “It's not only a myth, it's frankly a lie."


‘That’s our word, and you can’t have it back’: Ice Cube confronts Bill Maher for using the n-word

"What made you think that it was cool to say that?” Ice Cube asked.


Georgia mother suspected of fatally stabbing her 4 children and their father

"What prompts a person to take the life of such innocent children and her spouse is something we may never understand,” police said.


‘Infrastructure week,’ designed to challenge Democrats, finds no takers

"What they've proposed is privatizing most of our infrastructure to give wealthy financiers tax breaks on projects they were probably going to build anyway … It'll lead to 'Trump tolls' from one end of the country to the other,


Putin Offers Political Asylum To James Comey, Citing Potential Prosecution In U.S.

"What's the difference between the FBI director and Mr. Snowden?" Russian President Vladimir Putin asked Thursday, responding to a question in his annual Direct Line call-in show.

Author=Bill Chappell

Troy Gentry Was Life of the Party Onstage Days Before Death: ‘Whatever Adventure, He Was Up for It,’ Says Friend

"Whatever adventure ... he was up for it," writer Holly Gleason tells PEOPLE about Gentry, who died Friday in a helicopter crash

Author=Brianne Tracy

Obama expresses frustration over GOP repeal effort

"When I see people trying to undo that hard-won progress for the 50th or 60th time … it is aggravating."

Author=Jordan Fabian

In Commencement Speech, Hillary Clinton Jabs Trump Administration

"When people in power invent their own facts and attack those who question them, it can mark the beginning of the end of a free society," Clinton said at Wellesley College.


Chris Cornell's Wife Issues Statement, Blames Anxiety Medicine for Suicide

"When we spoke after the show, I noticed he was slurring his words," Vicky Cornell says. "He was different"

Author=Daniel Kreps

New York Gov. Cuomo Puts Blame On Everyone Else For Harassment In State Capitol

"When you say it’s state government, you do a disservice to women," he told a woman asking about harassment in state government.

Author=Sebastian Murdock

Charlottesville Violence Prompts Other Cities To Consider Removing Confederate Monuments

"When you see the violence that we saw in Charlottesville, then you know that we must act," Lexington Mayor Jim Gray said.

Author=Ryan Grenoble

Navy to relieve admiral in charge of Japan-based fleet in response to deadly disasters at sea

"While each of these four events is unique, they cannot be viewed in isolation," said Adm. Scott Swift.


Glenn Thrush Suspended by New York Times for 2 Months, Removed From White House Beat

"While we believe that Glenn has acted offensively, we have decided that he does not deserve to be fired," reads a statement from the paper

Author=Jon Levine

‘My whole arm was in its mouth’: Woman loses arm in shark attack in the Bahamas

"Who cares about a limb?” Tiffany Johnson says. She's just happy to be alive.


The 16-Year-Old Suspected Gunman In The Deadly Library Shooting Had Been Suspended From School

"Why aren't you running. I'm shooting at you! Run!" one witness recalled him saying.

Author=Salvador Hernandez

Dem: Sessions, Kislyak story may be ‘big time perjury’

"Why is he still in office?" Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) tweeted of Sessions.

Author=Mark Hensch

Ex-Clinton aide: ‘Strange’ it took Gillibrand 20 years to call for Bill to resign

"Why she wouldn't have in the last 20 years vocalized it is strange to me. Nothing was stopping her."

Author=Max Greenwood

We asked readers to caption this photo of Obama and Trudeau — and the results were hilarious

"Why won't you take Justin Bieber back?"

Author=Amanda McKelvey

The Disturbing History Behind James Comey's Henry II Reference

"Will no one rid me of this meddlesome priest?"

Author=Olivia B. Waxman

North Korea: The World Should Take Nuclear Test Threat 'Literally'

"Will that happen? Who knows, who knows."

Author=Lisa Marie Segarra

The Trump Administration Wants To Deport 1,400 Iraqis. A Judge Has Stopped It, For Now.

"Without a stay in place, deportations will begin immediately, which may mean a death sentence for some deportees," the court wrote.

Author=Salvador Hernandez

'Wonder Woman' lassos $100.5 million at domestic box office, 'Captain Underpants' overperforms

"Wonder Woman" is officially a box office hit.

Author=Tre'vell Anderson

N.M. school shooter wrote eerie post before killing students

"Work suck school sucks, life sucks. I Just want out of this s--t," part of the message read.

Author=Chris Sommerfeldt

Embattled 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy

"X-Men" director Bryan Singer is being sued for...

Author=David Choi

How one word exposed a massive Democratic split


Author=Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large

Congressman threatened with lynching after calling for Trump’s impeachment

"You ain't going to impeach nobody. Try it and we will lynch all of you."

Author=Nikita Vladimirov

President Trump finishes out the year at Mar-a-Lago, tax reform accomplished

"You all just got a lot richer," Mr. Trump told friends at his exclusive Palm Beach club after signing the new tax overhaul into law

Author=Kathryn Watson

Lewandowski to GOP: Get on Trump train or lose

"You can get on board that train or you can lose your next election," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch

Charlottesville Victim's Mother Says She Will Not Take Trump's Calls

"You can't wash this one away by shaking my hand and saying I'm sorry," Susan Bro told Good Morning America. Her daughter Heather Heyer was killed as she was protesting against white supremacists.

Author=Merrit Kennedy

Ivanka And Don Jr. Avoided Indictment The Old-Fashioned Way: By Being Rich

"You couldn’t have had a better e-mail trail."

Author=Joe Patrice

Kevin Spacey Slammed After Coming Out in Statement Apologizing for Alleged Sexual Harassment

"You do not get to 'choose' to hide under the rainbow!" comedian Wanda Sykes wrote on Twitter

Author=Stephanie Petit

Jeffrey Katzenberg Shares His Email to Harvey Weinstein: "You've Done Terrible Things"

"You have done terrible things to a number of women over a period of years," the mogul wrote to his friend of three decades.

Author=Matthew Belloni ,Kim Masters

Report: R. Kelly Leads 'Cult,' Brainwashes Young Women

"You have to ask for food. You have to ask to go use the bathroom … [Kelly] is a master at mind control," former entourage member says of singer

Author=Daniel Kreps

Putin paid Trump? Republicans think McCarthy’s statement has to be a joke.

"You have to be very careful when you’re using humor," said Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.), excusing Kevin McCarthy's suggestion that he'd been paid by Vladimir Putin. "Kevin didn’t mean any harm."


Putin paid Trump? Republicans think McCarthy’s statement has to be a joke.

"You have to be very careful when you’re using humor,” said Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.), excusing Kevin McCarthy's suggestion that he'd been paid by Vladimir Putin. “Kevin didn’t mean any harm."


Trump adds five names to list of potential Supreme Court justices

"You never know when there will be a vacancy," said Leonard Leo, a top adviser to the White House on judicial nominations.

Author=Richard Wolf, Gregory Korte

Eric Trump: Dems ‘not even people’

"You see the Democratic Party, they are imploding," he said.

Author=Mark Hensch

Trump played golf with Jack Nicklaus the day after hosting Tiger Woods, Dustin Johnson

"You would think you’d have to tiptoe around a bit with the President, but he immediately puts you at ease,” wrote Brad Faxon.


Officials criticize family for “reckless behavior” after sea lion grabs girl

"You wouldn't go up to a grizzly bear in the bush and hand him a ham sandwich," said the chair of the Steveston Harbour Authority


A black congressman called for Trump’s impeachment. Lynching threats followed, he said.

"You'll be hanging from a tree,” one caller said.


Read Mike Pence's Grove City College Commencement Speech

"You're ready to add your voice to the chorus that is America"

Author=TIME Staff

‘You’re rich’: Aaron Hernandez suicide note points to effort to provide for his family

"You're rich,” Hernandez said in a note his fiancee, while a police report indicated that the former Patriot was aware of state legal precedent that might void his murder conviction if he died.


DACA: Late-night comics strain for humor in ‘man made disaster unfolding in Washington’

"You're right Jeff,” Colbert quipped. “Deporting innocent children does not mean they're bad people. It means you're a bad person.”


New York Mayor de Blasio slammed for Trump-protesting Germany trip just after officer’s death

"You've chosen to leave while the city is mourning. I just don't understand what he's thinking,” said Ed Mullins, president of the Sergeants Benevolent Association.



"[A]bove all, the United States will never allow the regime in Iran to acquire a nuclear weapon."

Author=NBC News

Hillary Clinton blames Bernie Sanders for 2016 election defeat in new book

"[Sanders] didn’t get into the race to make sure a Democrat won the White House, he got in to disrupt the Democratic Party," Clinton wrote.


Melania's First Foreign Trip Showcases She's More Than Just a Pretty Face

"[She] represented the American woman with appropriateness, elegance, and style."

Author=Jenni Fink

Fake solar eclipse glasses flood market; NASA recommends 5 brands

( CBS BOSTON ) — The need for Solar Eclipse glasses that protect the eyes of the millions who will be witnessing history on Aug. 21 has created business opportunities. As such, there are plenty of people looking to make a quick buck by selling fake gla


Analysis | The Health 202: Hatch's retirement means the Senate could get even less bipartisan on health care

(And other things.)


Controversial appointment clouds US Senate race in Alabama

(AP) - Alabama Sen. Luther Strange got his appointment to Congress earlier this year from a governor who later resigned under the cloud of an ethics scandal. The sex-tainted scandal that ended Bentley's political career is dragging into the U.S. Sen

Author=By KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press

Illinois Senate rejects Rauner veto of school-funding plan

(AP) - The Illinois Senate overturned Gov. Bruce Rauner on public education funding Sunday, voting to override an amendatory veto despite the Republican governor's contention that his changes would mean millions of dollars more for school districts o


California man sues over denial of $5M lottery prize

(AP) — A man who was denied a $5 million lottery jackpot because his teenage son bought the ticket is suing the California Lottery Commission. Thomas filed a lawsuit last week against the commission and the gas station, which he claims didn't chec


'Couldn't even see the sun': Fire races near Yosemite park

(AP) — A surging wildfire raced through California mountains and foothills west of Yosemite National Park on Wednesday, forcing thousands to flee tiny, Gold Rush-era towns and wafting smoky haze over the park's landmark Half Dome rock face. The 4-

Author=By SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press

California blaze destroys 8 structures near Yosemite

(AP) — As wildfires rage throughout the western U.S., one California blaze in the rugged mountains outside of Yosemite National Park destroyed eight structures and forced thousands of nearby residents to flee their homes. Record rain and snowfall in th

Author=By SCOTT SMITH and SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press

Trump to Liberty U grads: Relish being an 'outsider'

(AP) — Donald Trump, the real estate mogul-turned-president, offered simple words of advice to university graduates Saturday as he urged them to follow their convictions, prepare to face criticism and relish the opportunity to be an "outsider."

Author=By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

Alabama man to display head of 820-pound hog shot in yard

(AP) — Hogs aren't unusual in rural south Alabama, but Wade Seago said he'd never seen anything like the 820-pound (372-kilogram) animal he shot and killed in his front yard. Seago told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he plans to displ


Vigil held to remember 4 men found dead on Pennsylvania farm

(AP) — Hundreds of family, friends and community members in Pennsylvania gathered for a vigil to remember four missing young men who were killed and their remains buried on a sprawling family farm. According to court papers, DiNardo, 20, who graduated


Russia fires cruise missiles, targets Islamic State group positions in Syria

(AP) — Russians warships in the Mediterranean Sea have fired four cruise missiles at the Islamic State group's positions in Syria, the Russian defense ministry

Author=Nataliya Vasilyeva

House votes give Illinois tax hike, 1st budget in 2 years

(AP) — The Illinois House voted to override Gov. Bruce Rauner's vetoes of a budget package, giving the state its first spending blueprint in more than two years and ending the nation's longest fiscal stalemate since at least the Great Depressi


GOP governors add to pressure on GOP senators on health care

(AP) — The pressure is on Republican senators — from congressional leaders, conservative groups and impatient GOP voters — to fulfill a seven-year-old promise to scrap much of Democrat Barack Obama's health care law. [...] back home, Republica


Tropical Depression Raises Hurricane Threat for Gulf Coast (1)

(Bloomberg) -- A tropical depression that could grow into a hurricane is forecast to strike the U.S. Gulf Coast late Sunday, potentially shutting down offshore oil and natural gas rigs and dealing another blow to citrus growers.  The system off the Nica

Author=Brian K. Sullivan and Marvin G. Perez, <a href="" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none">Bloomberg</a>

Tropical depression raises hurricane threat for Gulf coast

(Bloomberg) -- A tropical depression that could grow into a hurricane is forecast to strike the U.S. Gulf Coast late Sunday, potentially shutting down offshore oil and natural gas rigs and dealing another blow to citrus growers.  The system off the Nica

Author=Brian K. Sullivan and Marvin G. Perez, <a href="" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none">Bloomberg</a>

Bannon Says Legalizing DACA Could Cost Republicans House Control

(Bloomberg) -- Donald Trump's former chief strategist said the president's request for Congress to legalize some people brought to the U.S. unlawfully as children could cost Republicans their majority in the House of Representatives in the 2018

Author=Sahil Kapur, <a href="" target="_blank" style="text-decoration:none">Bloomberg</a>

Kenyan Opposition Leader to Leave Hospital, Speak to Media

(Bloomberg) -- Kenya’s main opposition leader, Raila Odinga, will leave the hospital in the city of Mombasa within half an hour and will then speak to the media, a spokesman said.

Author=Antony Sguazzin

New York explosion: 3 hurt, 1 in custody after 'attempted terrorist attack' at Port Authority bus station


Author=Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN

(BRICS Summit) Full text of BRICS Leaders Xiamen Declaration

(BRICS Summit) Full text of BRICS Leaders Xiamen Declaration---


US considers how to curtail Iran's 'malign influence'

(CNN) - Even as the Pentagon remains focused on deterring North Korea and fighting ISIS, multiple US officials tell CNN that Defense Secretary James Mattis is asking planners to think about what acti


Camping teen awakens to ‘crunching sound’ as bear bites his head

(CNN) -- A camp staffer at a Christian summer camp in Colorado has been hospitalized after he was woken up early Sunday morning by a bear chewing on his head. The 19-year-old said that he thought he was dreaming as he heard a "crunching sound,"


U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May’s Speech in Florence: Full Text

(Following is the text of Theresa May’s speech on Brexit, delivered in Florence, Italy, on Sept. 22.)


Analysis | The Finance 202: The GOP tax plan's lopsided numbers

(Hint: 10 percent of the cuts will go directly to the middle-class)


The Latest: Federal investigators arrive at fiery derailment

(Hyndman) -- Federal investigators have arrived at the scene of a freight train derailment in Bedford County but can't assess the situation because train cars are still burning. The National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Terry Williams says i


Mandalay Bay staff had several interactions with gunman during his stay

(LAS VEGAS) -- Workers at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino had more than 10 interactions with Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock in the days prior to the mass shooting, but staffers didn't notice anything unusual about th


'Game of Thrones' recap: 'Beyond the Wall'

(MAJOR, MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD) Last we left "Game of Thrones," Jon Snow, The Hound, Ser Jorah Mormont, the wildling leader Tormund, the Lord of Light-worshipping Beric, Lord of Light priest Thoros, and Robert Baratheon's bastard, Gendry, lau

Author=ABC News

Hillary Clinton will release a book called 'What Happened?' about her 2016 defeat to Trump

(New York) — Hillary Clinton is...

Author=Hillel Italie

Dems roll out big gun to protect top suspect in hacking scandal

(Read the full story and get all the details on the Democrat’s hacking scandal the establishment media is ignoring in WND’s look at “The biggest scandal you’ve never heard of” and the account of “Top suspect in major Democrat scandal caught fl

Author=Garth Kant

RPT-ANALYSIS-After Rouhani re-election, expect hardliners to "settle scores"

(Repeats May 19 story without changes)* Apprehension about security hawks helped Rouhani* Rouhani, hardliners on "confrontation path"

Author=Reuters Editorial

RPT-UPDATE 1-Syrians say militants shoot escapees, air strikes kill civilians as Raqqa battle intensifies

(Repeats story unchanged)* Civilians flee Raqqa as coalition forces close in* Say militants burn cars, shoot people trying to flee* C

Author=Reuters Editorial

Bundy followers found not guilty at Nevada trial: newspaper

(Reuters) - A federal jury in Las Vegas on Tuesday returned verdicts of not guilty for four men accused of numerous charges for acting as gunmen in a 2014 standoff led by renegade rancher Cliven Bundy against federal authorities, a newspaper reported.


'Hazardous tsunami waves are possible' after 7.4 earthquake strikes off the coast of Alaska

(Reuters) - A powerful quake of magnitude 7.4...

Author=Reuters Counterparties

Texas mother charged in deaths of toddlers left in hot car

(Reuters) - A Texas mother has been arrested for the deaths of her two toddlers who she said were left in a hot car to teach the older child a lesson while the woman smoked marijuana and took a nap, authorities said.


Moderate earthquake shakes central Oklahoma

(Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 struck in central Oklahoma on Wednesday night, the United States Geological Survey (USGS)said.


Inmate flees New York City's Rikers Island, jail placed on lockdown

(Reuters) - An inmate at Rikers Island in New York remained on the loose on Thursday after his escape put the jail on lockdown as officers hunted for him, local news reported.


Drone likely aided South Carolina prisoner's escape: officials

(Reuters) - An inmate used wirecutters and a cell phone likely delivered by a drone to escape from a South Carolina maximum security prison this week before being captured in Texas on Friday with guns and more than $47,000 in cash, authorities said.


Apple's Cook says he disagrees with Trump, vows donations to rights groups

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) CEO Tim Cook has...


Maryland removed a statue of a notorious pro-slavery Supreme Court Justice overnight

(Reuters) - Authorities in Maryland on Friday...


McGregor plans to rule fight game with 'iron fist'

(Reuters) - Mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor says he has become "the face of the fight game" ahead of his upcoming multi-million dollar boxing match against Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas this month.


Pop star Beyonce posts first pictures of twins on Instagram

(Reuters) - Pop star Beyonce posted the pictures of her twins, Sir Carter and Rumi, in an Instagram post on Friday, in her first public acknowledgement of their birth.


Son of Nashville mayor dies of drug overdose, his family says

(Reuters) - The son of Nashville's mayor has...

Author=Ian Simpson

Typhoon Hato shuts down markets in Hong Kong

(Reuters) - Typhoon Hato, a maximum category 10...

Author=James Pomfret and Anne Marie Roantree

Vice Media co-founders apologize for 'boy's club' environment at firm

(Reuters) - Vice Media co-founders issued an...


Facebook disables feature that let marketers target ‘Jew haters’

(Reuters) -- Facebook said on Thursday it was temporarily disabling the ability of advertisers to target based on people's self-reported education and job information after a report that those features allowed targeting based on anti-Semitic topics.


I’m a librarian in Puerto Rico, and this is my Hurricane Maria survival story

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Evelyn Milagros Rodriguez, University of Puerto Rico – Humacao (THE CONVERSATION) I’ve always been fascinated by storms, particularly Pue

Author=The Associated Press

Barcelona attacks: The impact of spin in depicting human tragedy

(The Knife Media) — The facts speak for themselves: three vehicle attacks left 14 dead and 100 or more wounded in Barcelona. Most of us cringe at the tho...

Author=Jens Erik Gould

Yankees acquire Frazier, Robertson from White Sox

(The Sports Xchange) - The New York Yankees obtained third baseman Todd Frazier and right-handed relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle from the Chicago

Author=Reuters Editorial

AFP to observe 8-hour 'humanitarian pause' for Eid'l Fitr

(UPDATED) From 6 am to 2 pm on Sunday, June 25, government troops will observe a 'humanitarian pause' in Marawi City view of the celebration marking the end of Ramadan


RPT-UPDATE 2-Addiction and intrigue: Inside the Saudi palace coup

* Crown prince summoned to meeting by king* Heir to throne ousted in favour of king's favourite son* Palace moves reshape Saudi leadership

Author=Reuters Editorial

Behind China's Silk Road vision: cheap funds, heavy debt, growing risk

* Projects enabled by cheap funding from Chinese policylenders* Commercial lenders also heavily involved in projectfunding* Critics questio

Author=Reuters Editorial

Egypt reportedly ordered 30,000 rockets from North Korea in $23m deal foiled by U.S.



Police investigating as potential homicide after man killed by large rock on I-75

***UPDATE*** Genesee County Sheriff’s Office confirms the department is meeting with the prosecutor regarding the investigation and they are expected to release more information this morning. ***UPDATE*** Crime Stoppers is now offering a cash reward of

Author=NBC25/FOX66 Newsroom

LIVE VIDEO: Track change could lessen Harvey's impact on Houston

**If on a mobile device, click here to watch continuous live coverage**


Florida teens who recorded drowning man will not be charged in his death

**WARNING: Portions of the video are disturbing** COCOA, Fla. -- A group of Florida teens who taunted a drowning man while filming his death from afar will not be criminally charged, according to police. In the more than two-minute long video, the fiv


Today in Taxes: Busy Behind the Scenes

**What Happened** Every day, we'll help you keep track of what just happened and what's next in the tax debate. Following along by selecting "Today in Tax

Author=Wall Street Journal

UK police name third London attacker, Italy says was flagged in advance

*Election on Thursday, polls show Conservatives still ahead* Police name third London Bridge jihadi as Youssef Zaghba* Italian prosecutor says Zaghba.


Will Hurd Is the Future of the GOP*

*If he can hold on to the toughest seat in Texas.<b> </b>

Author=Tim Alberta

China pledges $124 bln for new Silk Road as champion of globalisation

*Xi touts Silk Road as new way to boost global development* World must promote, help facilitate free trade- Xi* Initiative comes as U.S. president.


Weather Service: a magnificent midweek forecast, but a bit of a wet weekend ahead

. Mostly sunny skies, low humidity and light winds are on tap, but the National Weather Service says the weekend is currently one big question mark.

Author=Stephanie Sigafoos

Could Health Care Be The Left's Inroad Into Trump's America? - Matt Vespa

...Or it could be one for conservatives to solidify their hold in rural America - lots of undecideds with Trump voters

Author=Matt Vespa

Massive explosion rocks Wisconsin plant, sparks fire

1 dead, 11 hurt, 2 unaccounted for after blast so strong it shook nearby homes; cause unknown


Pope to make saints of 2 children who had visions of the Virgin Mary

1 million pilgrims were expected in small town of Fatima, Portugal.


Live updates: Detroit Lions vs. Atlanta Falcons at Ford Field

1 p.m., Fox, 760 AM: It's a battle of 2-0 teams at Ford Field as the Detroit Lions look for a statement win vs. the Atlanta Falcons

Author=Carlos Monarrez

Police: MS-13 members in Maryland stab man more than 100 times and decapitate him

10 suspects allegedly planned the killing for two weeks and communicated with walkie-talkies as the victim arrived at a park.


Police: MS-13 members in Maryland stab man more than 100 times and decapitate him

10 suspects allegedly planned the killing for two weeks, and communicated with walkie-talkies as the victim arrived at a park.


10 thoughts on Mitch Trubisky and Bears' preseason 24-14 loss

10 thoughts after the Bears opened the preseason with a 24-17 loss that sparked optimism within the organization and fan base after the debut of Mitch Trubisky.

Author=Brad Biggs

10 thoughts on the Bears' 5-11 season and what's next at Halas Hall

10 thoughts after the Chicago Bears closed out the 2017 season in what was likely the final game for coach John Fox with a 23-10 loss Sunday to the NFC North champion Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Author=Brad Biggs

10 thoughts on the Bears' 23-17 overtime win over the Steelers

10 thoughts after the Chicago Bears wore down the Pittsburgh Steelers en route to a 23-17 victory in overtime Sunday afternoon.

Author=Brad Biggs

Two factors help a president get a lot done in 100 days. Trump has only one.

100 days is an unrealistic amount of time to use to measure a presidency.


Tropical depression 18 forms, tropical storm watch issued for South Florida | WeatherPlus

11 a.m. UPDATE: Tropical depression 18 has formed over the northwestern Caribbean Sea moving north northeast at 22 mph. The system has maximum sustained winds of 35 mph, with wind gusts of 45 mph. A tropical storm watch is in effect for the upper Fl


3rd Boy Scout dies after boat strikes power line on Texas lake

11-year-old Scout died Monday at a Louisiana hospital following an incident at Lake O'The Pines, officials say


15 Marines taken to hospitals after tank catches fire, military says

15 Marines were taken to Southern California hospitals after seafaring tank caught fire during training at Camp Pendleton


Minnesota officers volunteer to help with Hurricane Maria relief in Puerto Rico

15 Minnesota volunteers, all Spanish-speaking, hope to fly to the damaged island to aid relief efforts on Monday.

Author=Miguel Otárola

Cruz Velazquez: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

16-year-old Mexican teenager Cruz Velazquez died in 2013 after two border officers urged him to drink from a bottle containing liquid meth. Get the details of the story, and learn more about Velazquez, here.

Author=S.M. Walsh

UPDATE 3-United Nations bans key N.Korea exports over missile tests


Author=Reuters Editorial

Infant left in plastic bag survived 3 days, police say

17-year-old mother arrested on attempted murder charges.

Author=Maggie Gilroy

Can the President Obstruct Justice?

18 experts take on a controversial legal theory from Donald Trump’s private lawyer.

Author=Susan B. Glasser

Nursing home residents evacuated from Harvey flood waters

18 people were rescued, including 15 seniors, from La Vita Bella living facility Sunday after viral photo showed some sitting in flood water


The Daily 202: 10 important questions raised by Sally Yates’s testimony on the ‘compromised’ Michael Flynn

18 pivotal days in Trump’s White House


Baltimore Police detective gravely wounded by gunman

18-year veteran was shot in the head during encounter with a man acting suspiciously.


Chicago teen Kenneka Jenkins found dead in hotel freezer

19-year-old Kenneka Jenkins disappeared after going to a hotel party with her friends, sparking an 11-hour search


12 Things That Were Happening The Last Time There Was A Total Solar Eclipse In The US

1918 was the last time the US underwent a coast-to-coast solar eclipse. It also marked the end of World War I and the first Tarzan movie.

Author=Stephanie M. Lee

JUST IN: Door of Cobb bank breached; standoff continues

1:23 p.m.


2 million kids will lose CHIP coverage right away, report finds

2 million children will lose health coverage starting next month if Congress doesn’t renew funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) by Friday.

Author=Maggie Fox

Here Are 3 Big Ideas From Democrats' New Agenda

2. Negotiate drug prices

Author=Jack Brewster

The spike in gun sales after Sandy Hook meant more people died accidentally from guns

20 dead kids

Author=Rachel Becker

8 found dead inside tractor-trailer discovered in Walmart parking lot

20 people have been hospitalized in 'extremely critical' or 'very serious' condition according to authorities

Author=Dylan Hyman

Why Princess Diana conspiracy theories refuse to die

20 years after Diana's tragic death in a car crash, some still harbor suspicions


Suu Kyi benefits from neighbors' silence on Rohingya

20 years ago, Myanmar leader railed against Asian partners' inaction in her country, now she's likely counting on it


Missing man's cellphone signal led police to Cosmo DiNardo's farm

20-year-old Cosmo Dinardo confesses to killing four men who were missing for days, his lawyer says


Analysis | The Daily 202: Growing GOP backlash to transgender troop ban underscores Trump’s political miscalculation

2004 called. It wants its wedge issue back.


Don't Be Fooled: Democrats Are Eyeing Trump's Impeachment With This Guy On House Judiciary - Matt Vespa

2018 is coming...

Author=Matt Vespa

The Kingsman: The Golden Circle Red Band Trailer!

20th Century Fox has released the new Kingsman: The Golden Circle Red Band trailer ahead of the film's Comic-Con panel. Watch it here!


21st Century Fox has been holding talks to sell most of the company to Disney: Sources

21st Century Fox has been holding talks to sell most of the company to Walt Disney Co., sources say.

Author=David Faber

24 structures lost in Orange County firestorm as mass evacuations continue – LA Times

24 structures lost in Orange County firestorm as mass evacuations continue

Author=Anh Do, Javier Panzar

Police capture fugitive wanted in Utah student's killing

24-year-old Austin Boutain is also a person of interest in a recent suspicious death in Colorado


3 dead after shooting at elementary school in Northern California

3 dead after shooting in Northern California elementary school

Author=Frank Shyong, Jaclyn Cosgrove, Sonali Kohli

Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?

3 US Navy aircraft carriers assembled off Korea in a dramatic show of force. But questions are emerging as to whether the Navy is up to challenges it faces in the Pacific

Author=Brad Lendon, Zachary Cohen and Steve George, CNN

Two earthquakes shake San Jose, California area hours apart, on Calaveras Fault

3.9 and 3.1 magnitude temblors strike along Calaveras Fault

Author=CBS News

Just Days Into The New Year, Trump Hits A New Low

363 days to go.

Author=Nick Visser

Major U.S. military ops based in Gulf nations in throes of deep diplomatic rift

4 Arab nations cut ties to Qatar, deepening Gulf divide over Qatar’s alleged stand on terror groups and closeness to Iran


4 people dead in home; police say deaths appear suspicious

4 people, including property manager, found dead inside home, may have been killed; police say deaths 'horrible, terrible'


Illegal cooking fire caused devastating Skirball Fire in Southern Calif., officials say

422-acre Skirball Fire, which broke out at 4:50 a.m. Dec. 6, destroyed six homes, prompted evacuations and injured at least two firefighters

Author=CBS News

Steward: With Garoppolo at QB, it’s time to climb aboard 49ers bandwagon

49ers needed a top-flight quarterbacks for all of their other moves to start working and make sense, and it appears they have him.

Author=Carl Steward

President’s Trump revised travel ban faces new legal challenges

4th Circuit considers legality of entry ban that opponents say discriminates against Muslims


This is the Tesla semi truck

500 miles of range and more aerodynamic than a supercar

Author=Zac Estrada

Harrisburg shooter recently returned from Middle East: What we know, don't know

51-year-old Ahmed Aminamin El-Mofty opened fire on officers Friday in three separate shootings in Harrisburg before being shot and killed in the Allison Hill section of the city.

Author=Travis Kellar |

Terry Francona won’t manage All-Star Game after medical procedure - The Boston Globe

58-year-old had a cardiac ablation Thursday at the Cleveland Clinic to correct an irregular heartbeat.


Hillary Clinton: Trump White House ‘could cause lasting damage’

6 things we learned from Clinton's conversation at the Book Expo of America

Author=Nivea Serrao

"It feels really exciting": Edith Fuller is Spelling Bee's youngest-ever contestant

6-year-old Edith Fuller is being called a "spellebrity" after creating a buzz when she qualified for the competition


Will Super-Sized Tweets Improve Twitter?

7 questions about the why the company is dropping its trademark character limit

Author=Robinson Meyer

7 things to know now: Health care bill; Cosby juror speaks; no interference, Coats, Rogers say

7 things to know now: Health care bill; Cosby juror speaks; no interference, Coats, Rogers says


7 things to know now: London fire; North Korea releases Warmbier; Megyn Kelly

7 things to know now: London fire; North Korea releases Warmbier; Megyn Kelly


US sailors missing after collision off Japan

7 US sailors are missing and commanding officer of a US destroyer is injured after the warship collided with a merchant ship off Japan, the US Navy said.

Author=Brad Lendon and Yoko Wakatsuki, CNN

Crippling Power Outages in the Outer Banks Could Last Weeks

70,000 visitors have been ordered to leave the popular vacation spot

Author=Maya Rhodan

All Tested Tower Blocks Have Failed Cladding Safety Checks. Here's What Councils Are Doing About Them

75 high-rise buildings across England have been found to have been built with unsafe flammable cladding.

Author=Alicia Melville-Smith, Emily Dugan

Embiid, Sixers trusting they can land Fultz in draft

76ers big men Joel Embiid and Dario Saric posted a photo to Twitter with draft prospect Markelle Fultz's name on a locker in the background.


UPDATE: Tropical storm warnings issued as Harvey nears islands | WeatherPlus

8 a.m. UPDATE: A tropical storm warning is in effect for Martinique, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines as Tropical Storm Harvey moves westward, the National Hurricane Center said Friday. A tropical storm watch is in effect for Dominica. A warn


Girl killed after driver deliberately plows into French pizzeria, police say

8-year-old girl killed and at least eight injured when vehicle slams into sidewalk cafe east of Paris on Monday


9 bodies found after landslide buries scores in southwest China

9 bodies found after landslide buries scores in southwest China

Author=Associated Press

UPDATE 1-China's trade with North Korea sinks in Oct after U.N. sanctions


Author=Reuters Editorial

Intel claims its security updates make PCs ‘immune’ to Meltdown and Spectre CPU bugs

90 percent of PCs will be covered by end of next week

Author=Tom Warren

In Christmas message, queen honors cities hit by terror, and husband, Prince Philip

91-year-old monarch also honors husband, Prince Philip, 96, and talks of the "timeless simplicity to the pull of home"


Analysis | A new reminder that we may never know Hurricane Maria’s full toll on Puerto Rico

911 bodies have been cremated. Is that a lot?


U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments Trump’s revised travel ban

9th Circuit hears arguments about Trump's travel ban

Author=Maura Dolan

Trade grades: Cubs add depth with Justin Wilson, Alex Avila

? ESPN Insider will provide trade grades for every deal before Monday's 4 p.m. ET deadline. The trade Chicago Cubs acquire:?LHP Justin Wilson, C Alex Avila Detroit Tigers...

Author=ABC News

US to deport undocumented immigrant acquitted in Kate Steinle death

A Mexican man will be deported after he was found not guilty in the killing of Kate Steinle, whose death reignited a national debate over immigration policy.

Author=Faith Karimi and Dan Simon, CNN

Iraq, US in talks to keep American troop presence after ISIS

A U.S. and an Iraqi government official say Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is in talks with the Trump administration to keep American troops in Iraq after the fight against the Islamic State group in the country is concluded.

Author=Military Times

Qatar says fighter jets deal shows deep U.S. support

A $12 billion deal to buy U.S. F-15 fighter jets shows Qatar has deep-rooted support from Washington, a Qatari official said on Thursday, despite President Donald Trump's repeated accusations that Doha supports terrorism.

Author=Tom Finn

Trump Sells Weapons To Qatar Just Days After Accusing It Of Funding Terror

A $12 billion deal to buy U.S. F-15 fighter jets shows Qatar has deep-rooted support from Washington, a Qatari official said.


Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots now total more than $780 million

A $2 bet can make you a multimillionaire if you hold a winning Powerball or Mega Millions ticket this week.

Author=Karen Farkas,

Trump calls single-payer 'a curse'—here's what data from other countries actually show

A 'Medicare for all'-type model gets better results for less money.

Author=Ester Bloom

'Bomb cyclone' to slam East Coast as winter storm continues to bombard US

A "bomb cyclone" is set to dump snow and ice Wednesday across parts of the East Coast that rarely see winter weather, the latest bombardment of frigid weather that's brought freezing temperatures to vast portions of the United States.

Author=Ryan Gaydos

Only a 'couple of hundred' ISIS fighters left in Mosul

A "couple of hundred" ISIS fighters still defend the Old City in western Mosul, though it's not clear how many civilians are trapped in the area, a US-led coalition spokesman said.

Author=Nick Paton Walsh and Mohammed Tawfeeq, CNN

14 UN peacekeepers slain in Congo

A "deliberate attack" on UN peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo constitutes a war crime, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Friday, calling it the worst in recent history

Author=Joe Sterling, Robyn Kriel and Eric Levenson, CNN

14 peacekeepers in Congo slain in an attack the UN chief calls a 'war crime'

A "deliberate attack" on United Nations peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo constitutes a "war crime" and was the worst attack on peacekeepers in the organization's recent history, UN secretary general Antonio Guterre

Author=Joe Sterling, Robyn Kriel and Eric Levenson, CNN

Hostages being held in Charleston shooting, officials say

A "disgruntled employee" was holding hostages Thursday after shooting one person at a restaurant in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, officials said.

Author=Tina Burnside and AnneClaire Stapleton, CNN

1 dead in Charleston hostage situation, officials say

A "disgruntled employee" who shot and killed a person and wounded another at a Charleston, South Carolina, restaurant was shot and critically wounded, Mayor John Tecklenburg told reporters Thursday. Several hostages were safely released.

Author=Ray Sanchez, Tina Burnside and AnneClaire Stapleton, CNN

North Korean soldier defects across demilitarized zone

A "low-ranking" North Korean soldier defected to South Korea early Thursday morning across the demilitarized zone between the two countries, South Korea said.

Author=Ben Westcott and Jake Kwon, CNN

Houston flood: Chemicals released from Arkema plant

A "non-toxic irritant" is released from a flood-damaged chemical plant near storm-hit Houston.

Author=BBC News

Hurricane Maria packs a Category 5 punch toward Dominica

A "potentially catastrophic" Hurricane Maria is now a Category 5 storm, packing 160 miles per hour winds -- with even higher gusts -- as it nears Dominica and takes aim at the US territory of Puerto Rico.

Author=Holly Yan and Joe Sterling, CNN

Hurricane Maria hits Dominica with Category 5 punch

A "potentially catastrophic" Hurricane Maria, now a Category 5 storm, made landfall on Dominica late Monday and continued its path toward the US territory of Puerto Rico.

Author=Holly Yan and Joe Sterling, CNN

Hurricane Maria packs a Category 5 punch toward Dominica

A "potentially catatrosphic" Hurricane Maria is now a Category 5 storm, packing 160 miles per hour winds -- with even higher gusts -- as it nears Dominica and takes aim at the US territory of Puerto Rico.

Author=Holly Yan and Joe Sterling, CNN

Evacuations ordered as firefighters battle roughly 1,500-acre blaze along 91 Freeway in Anaheim

A 1,500-acre wildfire erupted near the eastbound 91 Freeway near Anaheim, triggering evacuation orders for about 300 homes.

Author=James Queally, Alene Tchekmedyian

10-acre wildfire burning near UC Berkeley triggers voluntary campus evacuations

A 10-acre wildfire burning near UC Berkeley prompted utility officials to shut off poer on campus, officials said.

Author=Alene Tchekmedyian

North Korea warns of nuclear war if U.S. drill turns to 'actual fighting'

A 10-day annual military exercise with the United States and South Korea that starts Monday will involve 17,500 U.S. troops.

Author=Oren Dorell

Boy, 10, charged for leading police on 100 mph car chase

A 10-year-old boy led police on a high-speed pursuit that began in Cleveland and ended miles away along the Ohio Turnpike when state troopers boxed him in, and police say it's the second time in two weeks the boy has taken cars on joyrides.


U.S. Marine Helicopter In Okinawa Loses Windshield Over School

A 10-year-old boy was slightly injured when the object landed. It is the latest incident in the Japanese prefecture that have emboldened calls from locals to close down U.S. military bases there.

Author=Scott Neuman

U.S. Marine Helicopter In Okinawa Loses Windshield Over School

A 10-year-old boy was slightly when the object landed. It is the latest incident in the Japanese prefecture that have emboldened calls from locals to close down U.S. military bases there.

Author=Scott Neuman

10-year-old girl beaten, dragged by car in NY; 4 charged

A 10-year-old girl who was beaten repeatedly, forced to run with heavy packs and dragged behind a car escaped her tormentors as they slept to ask a neighbor for help, police in central New York said Friday. Four adults were charged after the bruised and m

Author=ABC News

10-year-old boy leads police on high-speed chase in Ohio

A 10-year-old Ohio boy was taken into custody after leading police and state troopers on a dangerous high-speed pursuit in Ohio.

Author=Mark Gillispie

San Antonio: Tractor-trailer driver due in court

A 10th person has died from an overheated tractor-trailer found in San Antonio, Texas, the US attorney for the Western District of Texas said Monday.

Author=Holly Yan, Ed Lavandera and Joe Sutton, CNN

Evacuations ordered as brush fire sweeps across Verdugo Mountains near Sun Valley; 210 Freeway closed

A 12-mile stretch of the 210 Freeway was closed Friday afternoon as a brush fire in the Verdugo Mountains jumped the highway and began to push near homes, authorities said.

Author=Joseph Serna, Veronica Rocha

Pulse gunman's wife: I knew he was going to Orlando to attack

A 12-page handwritten statement by the wife of Pulse nightclub gunman Omar Mateen outlines months of planning and that his wife knew he would attack

Author=Christal Hayes

An 11-year old was doused with boiling water at a sleepover. Her mother blames an online challenge.

A 12-year old girl poured the hot water over Jamoneisha Merritt as she slept in the Bronx.


An 11-year old was doused with boiling water at a sleepover. Her mother blames an online challenge.

A 12-year old girl poured the hot water over Jamoneisha Merritt as she slept.


Woman killed when suicidal 12-year-old jumps from overpass, lands on her: Police

A 12-year-old boy attempted to commit suicide by jumping off an overpass Saturday, but landed on a car and instead killed the 23-year-old driver.


Child, teens involved in Amber Alert found safe

A 12-year-old reportedly taken by two teens early Tuesday morning in Cattaraugus County, triggering an Amber Alert, has been found safe, state police say.


Detroit police officer in critical condition after shooting, suspect dead

A 14 year veteran of the Detroit Police force has been shot while responding to a call on the city's west side.


Texas teen electrocuted after cell phone accidentally falls in bathtub

A 14-year-old died after being electrocuted while using her phone in the bathtub.


Texas teen electrocuted after cell phone incident in bathtub

A 14-year-old girl from Abernathy, TX died early Sunday morning after being electrocuted in a bathtub. Madison Coe's mother and grandmother tell us she was in the bathtub, and either plugged her ph...

Author=Amber Stegall, Presley Fowler

Texas teen dies from using cellphone while taking a bath

A 14-year-old girl from Lubbock, Texas died on Sunday morning after being electrocuted in a bathtub by her cellphone.

Author=Aris Folley

Texas girl electrocuted while using cellphone in bathtub

A 14-year-old girl from Lubbock, Texas, died Sunday morning after being electrocuted in a bathtub while using her cell phone, according to local reports.

Author=Mary Bowerman

Dramatic video shows teen falling from Six Flags ride

A 14-year-old girl visiting from Delaware survived a 25-foot fall from a stopped gondola ride at a Six Flags in upstate New York Saturday night.


Teen hurt after dropping from ride at Six Flags

A 14-year-old girl was injured when she dropped from a ride Saturday night at a Six Flags amusement park in New York, the sheriff's office said.

Author=Joe Sutton, CNN

Man catches teen falling from N.Y. amusement park ride: ‘It’s OK to let go’

A 14-year-old girl was taken to hospital after she fell 25 feet from a ride at a New York state amusement park and was caught in the outstretched arms of onlookers.

Author=The Associated Press

Texas teen electrocuted while holding cellphone in a bathtub

A 14-year-old Texas girl was killed while holding her cellphone in a bathtub.

Author=Terence Cullen

Student stabbed to death with switchblade at Bronx school

A 15-year-old boy was stabbed to death Wednesday by a bullied classmate who was armed with a switchblade.

Author=Esha Ray

Kidnapped teen escapes three captors after 29 days

A 15-year-old who had been missing for nearly a month made a dramatic escape from her three alleged kidnappers on Tuesday.

Author=Christina Gregg

Teenager murders his family members on New Year's Eve, officials say

A 16-year-old boy in New Jersey murdered three of his family members on New Year’s Eve, the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office said.

Author=Kaitlyn Schallhorn

4 killed in New Year's Eve shooting at New Jersey home

A 16-year-old boy is in custody after four people, including his parents and sister, were shot to death in a Long Branch, New Jersey, home on New Year's Eve, authorities said Monday.

Author=Matt Rehbein, CNN

London Police Charge 2 Teens With Numerous Crimes Over Acid Attacks

A 16-year-old faces five counts of attempted gross bodily harm. The growing trend of acid attacks also has Britain's government considering ways to increase penalties for the crime.

Author=Bill Chappell

Arrest made in hammer death of Texas girl

A 16-year-old has been arrested on charges of murdering a 14-year-old Texas girl with a hammer after a drug deal and throwing her body into a landfill.


New Jersey teen held in New Year's Eve shooting deaths of parents and sister, prosecutor says

A 16-year-old New Jersey boy armed with a semi-automatic rifle shot and killed his parents, sister and a family friend at their home on New Year's Eve.

Author=Associated Press

New Jersey teen held in New Year's Eve shooting deaths of parents and sister, prosecutor says

A 16-year-old New Jersey boy armed with a semi-automatic rifle shot and killed his parents, sister and a family friend inside the home where they lived, authorities said Monday.

Author=Associated Press

Four dead in Jersey Shore New Year's shooting

A 16-year-old suspect was reportedly taken into custody.

Author=Christopher Brennan

Long Branch shooting: Family friends in disbelief over quadruple homicide

A 16-year-old teen was taken into custody and expected to be charged with four counts of murder.

Author=Katie Park, Thomas P. Costello

Teen arrested after girl, 14, was killed and dumped in a landfill

A 16-year-old was arrested for allegedly killing Kaytlynn Cargill, who went missing after she took her dog out on June 19.

Author=Jessica Chia

Bears avoid losing to winless Browns, but real victory will come when change occurs

A 17-point blowout aside, the gift at the top of most every Bears fan’s list remains a new coach. Many also want a new general manager. The greediest of the bunch might ask for a smart football guy to oversee everything.

Author=David Haugh

Teen accused of vandalizing Holocaust memorial arraigned

A 17-year-old boy accused of vandalizing the New England Holocaust Memorial in Boston has been arraigned and released on his own recognizance. Prosecutors say the Malden teenager appeared in juvenile court Tuesday. He was ordered to stay away from the mem

Author=ABC News

Sheriff: Missing Florida teen could be with boys' high school soccer coach

A 17-year-old female reported as missing from Columbia County, Florida may be in the company of a local boys’ soccer coach, according to the county sheriff’s office. Caitlyn Frisina, a youth soccer player, has been reported missing from her home. Ac


Missing teen girl may be with 27-year-old soccer coach, possibly headed north

A 17-year-old Florida girl who disappeared several days ago may be with a 27-year-old soccer coach from her high school, and the two might be headed to New York or Canada, according to authorities and the school district. Caitlyn Frisina, 17, "is bel

Author=ABC News

Frantic search for teen girl soccer player, 17, feared to have run off with male soccer coach, 27

A 17-year-old Florida high school soccer player believed to have run away with a boy's soccer coach erased all of the data off her cell phone before escaping through a window at her home, according to police and a missing person’s report.

Author=Greg Norman

Florida teen found safe in New York; soccer coach arrested

A 17-year-old girls soccer player reported missing from Columbia County might be with the head boys soccer coach, according to deputies and the school district.

Author=Elizabeth Campbell, Ethan Calloway, Francine Frazier

Holocaust Memorial in Boston vandalized

A 17-year-old has been charged with willful and malicious destruction of property for allegedly vandalizing the Holocaust Memorial in Boston Monday, according to the Boston Police Department.

Author=Emily Smith, CNN

Couple killed after warning daughter of boyfriend's suspected neo-Nazi views

A 17-year-old in northern Virginia is facing two counts of murder for allegedly killing his girlfriend's parents after the couple tried to get their daughter to stop dating him because of his suspected neo-Nazi views, according to police and family m

Author=Kevin Bohn, CNN

Chicago Teen Found Dead in Rosemont Hotel Freezer

A 19-year-old Chicago woman was found dead in a freezer at a hotel in suburban Rosemont early Sunday, hours after she was reported missing, according to police.

Author=Lisa Chavarria and Shelby Bremer

Chicago teen found dead in Rosemont hotel freezer

A 19-year-old Chicago woman was found dead in a walk-in freezer at a Rosemont hotel where she had gone for a party with friends, her family said Sunday.

Author=John Byrne, Katherine Rosenberg-Douglas

College student spent 60 hours in cave before rescue, licked walls for water

A 19-year-old Indiana college student contemplated foraging for crickets and licked damp walls for water after getting locked inside a gated cave for nearly 60 hours.


Texas mother accused of leaving toddlers in car for 15 hours

A 19-year-old Texas mother has been arrested for the deaths of her daughters, who police said were left in the car for roughly 15 hours.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck

Two Texas Toddler Girls Dead After Mom Allegedly Left Them in Hot Car Intentionally for 15 Hours

A 19-year-old Texas woman has been arrested on two charges of abandoning or endangering a child after her two toddler daughters died from what authorities believe to be the results of being left in hot SVU for 15 hours

Author=Dave Quinn

Frantic evacuations in Corona as blaze grows to 2,000 acres: 'At least we know we're going to be alive'

A 2,000-acre wildfire erupted near the eastbound 91 Freeway near Anaheim, triggering evacuation orders for about 300 homes.

Author=Alene Tchekmedyian, James Queally

Australian senator makes history by breastfeeding her baby in Parliament

A 2-month-old made history in Australia - becoming the first baby to be breastfed in Parliament.


Detroit toddler found safe after Amber Alert

A 2-year-old Detroit girl was found safe on Tuesday after officials said she was abducted earlier in the morning by her mom's weapon-wielding boyfriend.


2-year-old abducted from San Francisco found safe after Amber Alert

A 2-year-old girl who was abducted from San Francisco was safely located after an Amber Alert was issued Saturday night.


After Irma, a once-lush gem in the U.S. Virgin Islands reduced to battered wasteland

A 20-square-mile island in the Caribbean reveals some of the hurricane’s worst devastation on U.S. soil.


Model says she was freed after 'deep web' kidnapping in Italy: Police

A 20-year-old British model who says she was drugged and kidnapped in Milan in an alleged effort to sell her to the highest bidder on the so-called "deep web" has been freed, Italian police said. Lukasz Pawel Herba, a 30-year-old Polish citizen,

Author=ABC News

DA: Man tried to sell missing man's car; 4 men still missing

A 20-year-old linked to a Pennsylvania farm at the center of a search for four missing men tried to sell one man's car after he went missing, even as it contained the man's "life-saving" diabetic kit, authorities announced Wednesday. T

Author=ABC News

Charlottesville car-ram suspect James Alex Fields denied bail

A 20-year-old man accused of killing a woman in Charlottesville car-ramming incident is denied bail.

Author=BBC News

Man appears in court accused of trying to kill British PM May

A 20-year-old man appeared in court on Wednesday accused of plotting to kill British Prime Minister Theresa May by first detonating an explosive device to get into her Downing Street office.

Author=Michael Holden

University of Pittsburgh coed, 20, found dead in homicide at off-campus home

A 20-year-old University of Pittsburgh student was found dead in her off-campus home Sunday with blunt force trauma injuries, and officials are investigating the incident as a homicide.


Young protester dies, taking Venezuela unrest death toll to 37

A 20-year-old Venezuelan protester died on Friday after being shot in the head, authorities said, taking fatalities from a month of anti-government unrest to at least 37 as the opposition geared up for more demonstrations.

Author=Andrew Cawthorne and Corina Pons

She’s Accused of Texting Him to Suicide. Is That Enough to Convict?

A 20-year-old woman who texted her boyfriend, “You need to just do it,” is on trial in Taunton, Mass., on a charge of involuntary manslaughter.

Author=Jess Bidgood

She’s Accused of Texting Him to Suicide. Is That Enough to Convict?

A 20-year-old woman who texted her boyfriend, “You need to just do it,” is to go on trial in Taunton, Mass., on a charge of involuntary manslaughter.

Author=Jess Bidgood

Historic tree at the White House to be cut down

A 200-year-old piece of White House history has to come down this week.


Analysis | Did Republicans just wave bye-bye to their House majority?

A 2012 study suggested that Democrats would have saved 25 seats if they had voted against Obamacare. If Republicans lost that many seats, they'd lose the House.


Analysis | Did Republicans just wave bye-bye to their House majority?

A 2012 study suggested that Democrats would have saved 25 seats if they had voted against Obamacare. The GOP's bill might be even more unpopular.


FBI investigated New Mexico school shooter last year about online comments

A 21-year-old gunman disguised himself as a student to get into a New Mexico high school where he killed two students.

Author=Russell Contreras

Willesden shooting: Police foil 'active terror plot'

A 21-year-old woman is shot by police, and six people are arrested, as part of an anti-terror operation.

Author=BBC News

American tourist, 22, beaten to death in bar brawl in Greece, family says

A 22-year-old man from Austin died early Friday after being beaten by a crowd while visiting the Greek island of Zakynthos, according to his family.


Witness describes scene of Fayetteville New Year's Eve shooting

A 22-year-old man was shot and killed on New Year's Eve on Dickson St. Police said it started after a fight escalated; investigators said it was an isolated incident.

Author=Allison Wise

Man to face murder charges in 4 Massachusetts slayings

A 22-year-old man will face murder charges in the deaths of four people found at a Massachusetts home, authorities said. Police in Groton found two women and a man dead inside a house and another woman's body outside on Friday night. Middlesex Distri

Author=ABC News

Murder charge for Virginia man in attack on Muslim girl

A 22-year-old Virginia man was held on a murder charge Monday in the slaying of a teenage Muslim girl who was attacked during a breakfast break from an all-night prayer session at her mosque. Darwin Martinez Torres of Sterling was arraigned in Fairfax Cou

Author=ABC News

Virginia woman killed by her pit bulls in ‘grisly mauling’

A 22-year-old Virginia woman was mauled to death by her dogs while walking them in the woods near her home, authorities said Friday.

Author=Megan Cerullo

Woman Killed After 12-Year-Old Boy Jumps From Overpass Onto Her Car In Alleged Suicide Attempt

A 22-year-old woman died after a 12-year-old boy jumped from an overpass and landed on her car in an alleged suicide attempt

Author=Alexia Fernandez

Woman charged with felonies in toppling of Confederate statue in North Carolina, sheriff says

A 22-year-old woman was charged with participation in a riot with property damaging exceeding $1,500 and inciting others to riot, the sheriff said.


Austinite beaten to death while on vacation on Greek island

A 22-year-old Austinite was killed early Friday morning while he was on vacation on a Greek island of Zakinthos, his family has confirmed to KVUE.


'Out for blood': Man arrested in plan to bomb Oklahoma bank

A 23-year-old man who was "out for blood" when attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank in a plot similar to the deadly 1995 bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building is expected to be forma

Author=ABC News

'Out for blood': Man arrested in plan to bomb Oklahoma bank

A 23-year-old man who was "out for blood" when he attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank in a plot similar to the deadly 1995 bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building, authorities said Mo

Author=ABC News

'Out for blood': Man arrested in plan to bomb Oklahoma bank

A 23-year-old man who was “out for blood” when he attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank in a plot similar to the deadly 1995 bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building, authorities said Monday.


Mother, small child found dead in Newton home

A 24-year-old mother and her four-year-old daughter are identified as two victims of a double murder in Newton.


Warrant alleges mother put 2 toddlers in oven, turned it on

A 24-year-old mother of four is accused of killing her two youngest sons “by placing the...


Thousands evacuated central California, wildfires burn across U.S. West

A 25,000-acre wildfire in central California, one of three dozen major blazes burning across the U.S. West, threatened hundreds of homes and businesses on Wednesday after forcing the evacuation of about 5,000 residents.

Author=Al Golub

Man arrested in 'Call of Duty' 'swatting' hoax that led to fatal police shooting

A 25-year-old California man was arrested in connection to an online quarrel between two “Call of Duty” gamers that prompted a hoax call and led to a man being killed by police in Kansas.

Author=Benjamin Brown

What we know about Reality Winner

A 25-year-old federal contractor is accused of leaking classified information regarding a 2016 Russian military intelligence cyberattack to an online news outlet.

Author=Madison Park, CNN

Federal worker busted for leaking top-secret NSA docs on Russian hacking

A 25-year-old Federal contractor was charged Monday with leaking a top secret NSA report — detailing how Russian military hackers targeted US voting systems just days before the election. The highl…

Author=Chris Perez

Man confesses to fatally stabbing sister, cousins in Clinton, Md.

A 25-year-old man confessed to murder of his 6-year-old sister and his young cousins at his home in Clinton, Maryland on Friday.


Man arrested on suspicion of bomb plot to destroy Confederate statue

A 25-year-old man has been arrested in Houston for allegedly attempting to plant a bomb near a local Confederate monument.  The Houston FBI announced on Monday that they had arrested Andrew Schneck in connection with an incident in front of the General D

Author=Emily Shugerman

Feds: Man tried to plant bomb near Hermann Park statue

A 25-year-old man has been taken into custody for attempting to maliciously damage or destroy property receiving federal financial assistance, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Abe Martinez.


Alleged prank 'swatting' call turns deadly with fatal police shooting of man

A 25-year-old man in California has been arrested over an alleged hoax 911 call that led to police killing an unarmed man in Kansas on Thursday night, authorities said.

Author=ABC News

Houston man arrested, accused of attempting to blow up Confederate statue

A 25-year-old man is in custody after he was found with explosive materials near the Dick Dowling Confederate monument in Houston.

Author=Holly Yan, CNN

One Dead and 22 Injured as Car Rams Into Pedestrians in Times Square

A 26-year-old Bronx man with a history of drunken driving arrests was taken into custody after trying to flee from the scene of the carnage.

Author=Eli Rosenberg and William K. Rashbaum

A gunfight erupted at a German station after a man grabed a cop's gun

A 26-year-old female police officer suffered life-threatening injuries after being shot at a station in the Munich suburb of Unterfoehring, Germany.


One Dead and 22 Injured as Car Rams Into Pedestrians in Times Square

A 26-year-old Queens man with a history of drunken driving arrests was taken into custody after trying to feel from the scene of the carnage.

Author=Eli Rosenberg and William K. Rashbaum

Pipe Bomb Explodes in New York Subway Walkway

A 27-year-old Bangladeshi immigrant was held after a blast during the morning commute forced evacuation of the Port Authority and Times Square transit hub.

Author=Sarah Maslin Nir, Jonah Engel Bromwich and William K. Rashbaum

Sturgis Rally 2017: Man, 27, dies in vehicle crash

A 27-year-old man died in a vehicle crash Thursday near Custer, bringing the total number of fatal crashes during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally to six.

Author=Michael Klinski

Japan’s Police Investigate Possible Serial Killer

A 27-year-old man was arrested after a woman disappeared, and the Japanese news media said parts of nine bodies had been found in his house near Tokyo.

Author=Hisako Ueno and Austin Ramzy

Las Vegas shooting survivor describes helping take victims to hospital in her truck

A 29-year-old woman at the country music concert Sunday night in Las Vegas where a shooter opened fire from above fled the scene and then returned to get her truck and help victims. Lindsay Padgett said she initially thought the popping sounds were pyrote

Author=ABC News

Puppy abandoned alongside note from abused owner

A 3-month-old puppy was abandoned inside McCarren Airport at Las Vegas airport over the weekend, with its former owner leaving a handwritten note detailing her tale of domestic abuse.


Boy, three, playing with stove caused deadly New York fire, officials say

A 3-year-old boy playing with the burners on a kitchen stove started a fire in a New York City apartment building that killed 12 people, including four children, city officials said on Friday.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Autopsy: 3-year-old Indian girl a homicide victim in Texas

A 3-year-old girl whose body was found in a culvert near her suburban Dallas home little more than a year after she was adopted from an Indian orphanage died from "homicidal violence," according to autopsy findings released Wednesday. Steven Kur

Author=ABC News

Missing 3-year-old in North Carolina sparks manhunt

A 3-year-old North Carolina girl has been missing since Sunday, and the FBI has joined the frantic search to find her.

Author=Terence Cullen

Girl goes missing after being sent outside for not finishing milk

A 3-year-old Texas girl who was sent outside by her father as punishment for not drinking her milk was still missing two days later, investigators said. The Richardson Police Department announced S…

Author=Joshua Rhett Miller

3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Los Angeles Area

A 3.6 magnitude earthquake hit the Los Angeles region Monday evening.

Author=Chris Bucher

Two quakes shake Santa Clara County

A 3.9 magnitude quake, the stronger of the two temblors, struck at 10:32 p.m. about 5 miles east-northeast of Alum Rock at a depth of about 5.5 miles, the USGS reported.

Author=Jason Green, Lisa M. Krieger

Report: Father saved others from gunfire in Las Vegas before being shot in neck

A 30-year-old man is being credited with saving the lives of multiple people amid a barrage of gunfire in Las Vegas


Man ‘drunkenly executes wife in Uber’

A 31-YEAR-OLD man allegedly shot dead his wife in an Uber after a drunken fight before passing out in some bushes in the US city of Seattle.


Army soldier accused of killing wife, N.Y. trooper

A 32-year-old gunman shot and killed his wife and a trooper with New York State Police during a domestic dispute.

Author=Nicole Hensley

NY, NJ Men Among Victims of NYC Bike Path Attack

A 32-year-old New Jersey man and a 23-year-old man from New York City were among the eight people killed when a truck sped through a Manhattan bike lane for more than a dozen blocks in an apparent ISIS-inspired...

Author=Jen Maxfield and Erica Byfield

2 State Police Helicopter Pilots Killed En Route To Fatal Virginia Car Crash

A 32-year-old woman died after being struck by a car that plowed into counterprotesters after a white nationalist rally Saturday in Virginia.


Virginia city holds memorial service for woman killed in violence

A 32-year-old woman killed when a suspected white nationalist crashed his car into anti-racist demonstrators in Charlottesville was being remembered on Wednesday at a memorial service in this southern U.S. college town.

Author=Scott Malone

325-pound woman charged with killing girl by sitting on her

A 325-pound (150-kilogram) Florida woman is charged with killing her 9-year-old cousin by sitting on the child as punishment. Veronica Green Posey, 64, was arrested and charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child, The Pensacola News Journal reported.

Author=ABC News

Hawaii soldier accused of trying to help ISIS enlisted after 9/11

A 34-year-old U.S. Army soldier accused of terrorism enlisted three months after the 9/11 attacks.

Author=Nicole Hensley

4-year-old boy dies after treehouse crushes him

A 4-year-old boy has died after a treehouse collapsed on him on Christmas Eve, police said. Kade Contreras, of Cleveland, Texas, was playing in his relative’s back yard when the freak acciden…

Author=Alexandra Klausner

4-year-old Ohio boy shot in head during apparent road rage incident

A 4-year-old boy was shot in the head during an apparent road rage incident in Cleveland, our partners at WKYC report.

Author=WLWT Digital Staff

Police: 4-year-old Ohio boy shot in head during road rage

A 4-year-old boy was shot in the head in an apparent road rage incident overnight, Cleveland police said early Monday.


Girl Taken by Father in Indiana Dropped Off 'in Good Health' at Wendy's

A 4-year-old girl at the center of an Amber Alert in Indiana Thursday was found "in good health" after an unknown person dropped her off at a Wendy's fast-food restaurant, police said.

Author=Richard Ray

Girl dies while trying to get candy from grandmother's purse

A 4-year-old girl in Florida died after reaching into her grandmother's purse for candy and accidentally pulling the trigger of a gun.

Author=David Boroff

'This is wild,' USGS says of Dover 4.1 earthquake

A 4.1 magnitude earthquake struck Kent County late Thursday afternoon

Author=Scott Goss

Several Earthquakes Reported, Including 4.2-Magnitude Quake, In 24-Hour Period Near Edmond

A 4.2-magnitude was recorded Wednesday night near Edmond in Oklahoma County, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Author=LeighAnne Manwarren

Bay Area quake: Will there be aftershocks and how big will they be?

A 4.4 earthquake that rattled the Bay Area early Thursday morning has a number of residents concerned about potential aftershocks. According to the USGS, aftershocks are earthquakes that "follow the largest shock of an earthquake sequence," tha

Author=Eric Ting, Michael Cabanatuan

Firefighters and water-dropping helicopters battle 250-acre fire along 91 Freeway in Anaheim

A 40-acre wildfire erupted near the 91 East near Anaheim on Monday afternoon, drawing more than 100 firefighters to the scene, officials said.

Author=James Queally

Police: Man nearly decapitated girlfriend with samurai sword

A 45-year-old Houston man is accused of nearly decapitating his girlfriend with a samurai sword.

Author=Associated Press

Texas Inmate Executed; Supreme Court Rejected Bid For Delay

A 46-year-old death row inmate argued his previous lawyers were incompetent — one of them had been disbarred. But courts denied his motion to halt the execution.

Author=Chris Benderev

Man charged in shooting death of Florida police officer

A 46-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of a police officer in the central Florida city of Kissimmee, Police Chief Jeff O'Dell said.

Author=Nicole Chavez and Joe Sutton, CNN

1 dead, 27 hurt as tornado ravages western Wisconsin trailer park

A 46-year-old man was killed,officials said. Many of the 50 to 60 trailers in the park 110 miles northeast of the Twin Cities were damaged, and several of them were destroyed.

Author=Tim Harlow

Truck Slams Into Bay Bridge Toll Plaza, Killing Caltrans Worker, Injuring 7

A 46-year-old toll booth worker and mother was killed and seven people were injured when a westbound box truck smashed into a toll booth on the Oakland side of the Bay Bridge early Saturday morning.


Texas Woman Charged With Mailing Explosives To State's Governor And Obama

A 46-year-old woman in Texas has been charged with mailing explosives to Gov. Greg Abbott and then-President Obama. Authorities say the devices could have seriously injured or even killed someone.

Author=Maggie Penman

$1 million bail for Sacramento man arrested in crash that killed 4

A 47-year-old Sacramento man was arrested Saturday night by the California Highway Patrol following a hit-and-run that killed four people on Interstate 80 in the Bay Area.


Troy at LSU score: Trojans shock Tigers with Death Valley upset for the ages

A 49-game winning streak was snapped in Tiger Stadium on Saturday night


Wall Street big, 49, killed by shark while diving in Costa Rica

A 49-year-old Wall Street private equity manager was killed by a tiger shark while diving with a group off a Costa Rican island, according to officials.

Author=New York Post

170+ firefighters battling massive fire in Manhattan

A 5-alarm fire is burning through a six-story building in Hamilton Heights. Dozes of firefighters are on the scene where wind appears to be making the fire more difficult to put out.


5-year-old girl fined for setting up a lemonade stand

A 5-year-old girl was slapped with a nearly $200 fine for setting up a lemonade stand on the street near her home in East London.


Earthquake shakes northern Utah, southern Idaho

A 5.3-magnitude earthquake shook towns in northern Utah and southern Idaho on Saturday evening, according to the U.S. Geographical Survey.

Author=Ashley Stilson

5.4 quake in southeast South Korea causes some minor damage

A 5.4 magnitude earthquake shook South Korea's southeastern coastal region Wednesday afternoon, breaking some windows and crumbling walls near the epicenter. No casualties were reported. The quake was centered off the coast about 9.3 kilometers (5.8

Author=ABC News

5.4 quake in southeast South Korea causes some minor damage

A 5.4 magnitude earthquake shook South Korea’s southeastern coastal region Wednesday afternoon, breaking some windows and crumbling walls near the epicenter. No casualties were reported.


5.8 magnitude earthquake hits western Montana

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck western Montana early Thursday, according to the US Geological Survey.

Author=Madison Park, CNN

Dead man sat in truck at airport parking lot for eight months and no one noticed

A 53-year-old Kansas man missing for eight months has been found dead inside his truck at a busy airport — and now his family wants some answers. Relatives of Randy Potter, along with their attorne…

Author=Joshua Rhett Miller

Galloping drunk: Florida woman on horseback charged with DUI

A 53-year-old woman riding a horse down a busy Florida highway has been arrested and charged with driving drunk.


Jet engine blast kills woman on Caribbean beach

A 57-year-old New Zealand woman died Wednesday after being knocked over by the blast of air released from a jet engine at a beach in St. Maarten, a Caribbean island known for its main airport's extremely close proximity to the beach. Police said in a

Author=ABC News

Boy, 6, killed by stray bullet when police opened fire on suspect

A 6-year-old boy was struck and killed by a stray bullet in Texas on Thursday when deputies opened fire on a suspect while investigating the theft of a vehicle. Authorities said it is unclear who fired the bullet that struck the boy. The Bexar County Medi

Author=ABC News

6.1 magnitude earthquake shakes southern Mexico

A 6.1 magnitude earthquake shook southern Mexico on Saturday morning, the US Geological Survey said, rattling a country still coming to grips with the devastation from two stronger temblors earlier this month.

Author=Jason Hanna, CNN

6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Peru: USGS

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck just off Peru's southern coast Monday, the US Geological Survey said, with no immediate reports of injuries or damage. It occurred some 220 kilometers west of Arequipa, Peru's second most populous city. "


Tampa death linked to string of unsolved killings

A 60-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday morning in Tampa's Seminole Heights area, the fourth such death in what police say is a string of unsolved killings in that neighborhood within the past month.

Author=Eric Levenson and AnneClaire Stapleton, CNN

Tampa killings: Fourth death linked to 3 others

A 60-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday morning in Tampa's Seminole Heights area, the latest death in what police said they believe is connected to three other unsolved killings in that neighborhood within the past month.

Author=Eric Levenson and AnneClaire Stapleton, CNN

6-year-old killed in the crossfire during deputies' shootout near San Antonio is identified...

A 7-year-old boy was caught in the crossfire and killed as deputies fired on a wanted felon outside San Antonio on Thursday.The woman authorities...

Author=Tom Steele

Donations pour in after 7-year-old girl’s letter to Santa asking for blanket, food

A 7-year-old’s heartbreaking letter to Santa asking for a blanket, ball and food, brought in h...


Quake in China's Sichuan kills 19, including tourists, injures 247

A 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck a remote, mountainous part of China's southwestern province of Sichuan, killing 19 people, including six tourists, and injuring 247, the provincial government and official media said on Wednesday.

Author=Christian Shepherd

Quake in China's Sichuan kills 19, including tourists; injures 247

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck a remote, mountainous part of China's southwestern province of Sichuan, killing 19 people, including eight tourists, and injuring 247, the provincial government and official media said on Wednesday.

Author=Christian Shepherd and Ben Blanchard

Quake in China's Sichuan kills 19, including tourists, injures 247

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck a remote, mountainous part of China's southwestern province of Sichuan, killing 19 people, including six tourists, and injuring 247, the provincial government and official media said on Wednesday.

Author=Christian Shepherd

Man convicted of 1978 California double murder pardoned after DNA test

A 70-year-old California man convicted nearly four decades ago of killing his ex-girlfriend and her 4-year-old son walked out of prison Wednesday after DNA tests showed he was wrongfully convicted.

Author=Associated Press

Off-Duty Deputy Dies After Assault Following Traffic Collision

A 70-year-old off-duty sheriff's deputy from the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department was beaten so severely Sunday after he was involved in a collision that he was placed on life support and died...

Author=Karla Rendon, Tony Shin

Retiree, 70, made ricin, tested it on neighbors, feds say

A 70-year-old retiree in Vermont made ricin and tested the deadly toxin on her retirement home neighbors by putting it in their food or beverages, federal officials said Friday.

Author=Fox News

San Bernardino County sheriff’s deputy dies after assault

A 70-year-old San Bernardino County sheriff’s deputy was assaulted after a traffic collision, police say.

Author=Brian Rokos

Shark leaps into boat and lands on Australian fisherman

A 73-year-old Australian fisherman said Monday that he caught a far bigger fish than he hoped for when a 2.7-meter (9-foot) great white shark leapt into his boat, knocking him off his feet.


Shark leaps into boat and startles Australian fisherman

A 73-year-old Australian fisherman says he caught a far bigger fish than he hoped.


Girl dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment

A 9-year-old Florida girl died after her 325-pound cousin reportedly sat on her as a punishment for acting “out of control.” Dericka Lindsay, of Pensacola, went into cardiac arrest Satu…

Author=Jackie Salo

9-year-old wants to be NASA's 'planetary protection officer'

A 9-year-old New Jersey boy who describes himself as a “Guardian of the Galaxy” is hoping to add the real-life NASA title “Planetary Protection Officer” to his resume.


94-year-old sues Florida nursing home where 8 residents died in Irma's aftermath

A 94-year-old woman living at the Florida nursing home where eight residents died after an air conditioning system failed in the wake of Hurricane Irma is now suing the rehabilitation center, claiming it showed "negligence and reckless indifference&q

Author=ABC News

At West Chester nursing home fire, a heroic effort to evacuate residents

A a fire ravaged the Barclay Friends Senior Living Facility, first responders and neighbors rushed elderly residents away from the burning building, lifted wheelchairs over large fire hoses, and wrapped the evacuees - many of them barefoot - in blankets.

Author=Laura McCrystal, Justine McDaniel, Tricia L. Nadolny, Emerson I. Max

An Inside Look at the Day Jeff Sessions Recused Himself From the Russia Probe

A ‘discussion on recusal issues’ was on the attorney general’s schedule—obtained by CREW and provided exclusively to The Daily Beast—for 5:15 p.m. But his announcement came at 4.


N. Korea propaganda revels in ICBM: A look at what it means

A “brilliant victory” and “thrilling” success, North Korea’s grinning leader crowed of his country’s first test of a long-range ballistic missile. The “final phase” in a confrontation with America, Kim Jong Un called it. Part of a coming s


Southern California Fires Force Thousands to Evacuate as Flames Spread

A “devastating” fire that grew with astonishing speed overnight was expected to affect Ventura County for days, while another spread north of Los Angeles.

Author=Jonah Engel Bromwich

Location scout for Netflix's 'Narcos' shot dead in Mexico

A “Narcos” location scout was gunned down this week after traveling to one of Mexico’s most violent regions to hunt for settings to shoot for the fourth season of the hit Netflix show.


Charleston Port ‘Dirty Bomb’ Threat Came From YouTube Videos

A “potential threat” was being investigated Thursday in a container on the Maersk Memphis at the Wando terminal after it was evacuated for authorities to look for a possible bomb.

Author=Abhijan Barua

North Korea slams Trump’s decision to pull out of Paris accord as ‘the height of egotism’

A “shortsighted and silly decision,” according to North Korea's foreign ministry.


Flood watch, wind warning issued for Long Island

A “significant storm” with howling winds, torrential downpours and the possibility of power outages is expected to be in full force from about 6 to

Author=Lisa Irizarry

Kushner Is Said to Have Discussed a Secret Channel to Talk to Russia

A back channel between Jared Kushner, a White House adviser, and Moscow was proposed to discuss Syria, but never pursued, in the weeks before Donald J. Trump’s inauguration.

Author=Maggie Haberman, Mark Mazzetti and Matt Apuzzo

Kushner Talked to Russian Envoy About Creating Secret Channel With Kremlin

A back-channel between Jared Kushner, a White House adviser, and Moscow was proposed to discuss Syria, but never pursued, in the weeks before Donald J. Trump’s inauguration.

Author=Maggie Haberman, Mark Mazzetti and Matt Apuzzo

Kushner Talked to Russian Envoy About Creating Secret Channel With Kremlin

A back-channel between Jared Kushner, a White House adviser, and Moscow was proposed, but never pursued, in the weeks before Donald J. Trump’s inauguration.

Author=Maggie Haberman, Mark Mazzetti and Matt Apuzzo

Andrew McCabe Is Known at F.B.I. for His Precision and Intellect

A backhanded compliment often used for Andrew G. McCabe, the F.B.I.’s acting leader — he’s a great briefer — is actually a highly valued skill at the bureau.

Author=Adam Goldman and Matt Apuzzo

Ohio State’s Michigan win means familiar Playoff situation

A backup Buckeye QB coming in to ice a huge win over Michigan, with Wisconsin and an uncertain future after that? Surely THAT has never happened before, right?

Author=Matt Brown

Now it's up to the special counsel

A bad day for the White House could turn out to be a good day for justice and democratic accountability and institutions.

Author=Stephen Collinson, CNN

North Korea's missile test fails, US says

A ballistic missile launched early Saturday by North Korea in defiance of international pressure and at a time of heightened regional tensions appears to have failed.

Author=Ryan Browne and Steve Almasy, CNN

Maine voters reject third casino for state - The Boston Globe

A ballot question to create a third casino in the state was rejected, while former Manchester Alderman Joyce Craig won the Manchester mayor’s race, defeating a four-term incumbent.


Baltimore Detective Sean Suiter killed day before testimony in police corruption case

A Baltimore detective was killed with his own gun just one day before he was set to testify before a federal grand jury in a case involving other officers.

Author=Daniella Silva, The Associated Press

Slain Baltimore cop was set to testify against fellow officers

A Baltimore homicide detective was killed with his own service weapon as he was preparing to testify against fellow officers indicted in a drug-running scheme. Sean Suiter, 43, was fatally shot in …

Author=Joe Tacopino

Baltimore detective shot in head, 'cold, callous' gunman sought

A Baltimore homicide detective who was shot in the head Wednesday night was in “grave condition” on Thursday as cops launched a dragnet for the “cold, callous killer who took aim at the 18-year police veteran.


Cop suspended; defense lawyers say video shows drugs planted

A Baltimore officer’s police powers have been suspended after defense attorneys released a body camera video that they said shows an officer planting drugs.


Baltimore cops, giving police everywhere a bad name

A Baltimore police officer named Richard Pinheiro was caught by his own body camera planting — allegedly — illegal drugs at the scene of an arrest. This is beyond ruh-roh. This is egregious, criminal — and politically hot.

Author=The Washington Times

Subway bomber wounds self, three victims in New York

A Bangladeshi man set off a homemade pipe bomb strapped to his body in a crowded New York City commuter hub during the morning rush hour on Monday, officials said, immediately calling it an attempted terrorist attack.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Fraternity Is Banned From Pennsylvania After Student’s Hazing Death

A Baruch College freshman died after taking part in a fraternity hazing, and the fraternity was convicted of aggravated assault and involuntary manslaughter.

Author=Rick Rojas

Latest meltdown a fitting end for Mets' drama-filled week

A baseball team is only as good as its next reliever, making the Mets on Sunday ... pretty darn bad. Frustration is peaking as the club is pummeled during sweep at hands of Milwaukee Brewers.


Flutes possibly contaminated with bodily fluids given to O.C. students, prompting investigation

A batch of flutes apparently contaminated with bodily fluids was distributed to some students in Orange County, prompting an investigation.

Author=Kate Mather

Every vote counts: 1 more ballot ties Virginia House race

A battle over one vote has left control of the Virginia House of Delegates up in the air -- and headed for the winner's name to be drawn at random.

Author=Eli Watkins and Ryan Nobles, CNN

One killed, seven wounded in San Diego pool party shooting

A beer-guzzling gunman opened fire at a San Diego apartment pool on Sunday night, striking at least eight people, cops said.

Author=Nicole Hensley

Ex-Catalan leader hands himself in to police

A Belgian judge will now have to decide whether to execute EU arrest warrants issued by Spain.

Author=BBC News

School 'devastated' after special-ed teacher killed in Vegas massacre

A beloved special-education teacher’s life was cut short in Sunday’s mass shooting in Las Vegas — devastating her entire school, according to reports. Students and staff at Manhat…

Author=Ruth Brown

3 wounded in stabbing at Whittier soccer game

A bench-clearing brawl at an adult soccer game in Whittier resulted in three people being stabbed, authorities said.

Author=Leanne Suter, bio, about

What tech can — and can't — do to prevent and put out wildfires

A Berkeley lab is using drones and LiDAR to map fire fuel and understand how it burns.

Author=Marketplace Staff

The Alabama Senate Race Gets Moore Strange

A Bible-thumper and a tainted insider advance to the GOP runoff in an election that tested red-state Republican loyalties in the age of Trump.

Author=Molly Ball

Watch: Tennessee cyclist injured in hit-and-run, school administrator

A bicyclist is recovering after he was struck Saturday by an SUV on Natchez Trace Parkway in Tennes


Analysis | College football winners and losers: Oklahoma’s win is huge for Baker Mayfield and Big 12

A big night produced big movers including the Sooners, Trojans and Tigers — and one comically big loss.


Fatal crash at Bay Bridge toll plaza shuts down multiple lanes

A big rig crashed into a toll booth at the Bay Bridge early Saturday morning, leaving two dead and multiple lanes blocked, according to KCBS.

Author=Eric Ting

The Republican Dream of Partisan Tax Reform Is Impossible

A bill can be tax reform, or it can pass exclusively with Republican votes. But it can’t be both.

Author=Jonathan Chait

Senate Republicans Unveil New Health Bill but Divisions Remain

A bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act was revised to help hold down insurance costs while keeping taxes on high incomes, but the changes may not be enough for passage.

Author=Robert Pear and Thomas Kaplan

Senate Republicans Unveil New Health Bill but Divisions Remain

A bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act was revised to help hold down insurance costs while keeping taxes on high incomes, but the changes may not be enough.

Author=Robert Pear and Thomas Kaplan

Pop star, lobbyist: The cast of Trump Russia connections

A billionaire real estate mogul, his pop singer son and a music promoter. A property lawyer, Russia’s prosecutor general and a Russian-American lobbyist.


Smoke billowed over Eglin Air Force Base after an explosion in a lab

A billowing tower of black smoke took over the sky above Eglin Air Force Base after an explosion rocked the McKinley Climatic Lab on Wednesday morning.


Deal to Prop Up Obamacare Stalls After Trump’s Mixed Signals

A bipartisan deal to prop up Obamacare exchanges has “stalled out,” a top Senate Republican said Wednesday as President Donald Trump signaled his opposition.

Author=Laura Litvan, Erik Wasson

New health-care plan stumbles under opposition from governors

A bipartisan group of 10 executives warned against the Graham-Cassidy bill Tuesday.


New health-care plan stumbles under opposition from governors

A bipartisan group of 10 warned against it Tuesday.


Bipartisan Governors’ Group Shares Plan to Shore Up Obamacare

A bipartisan group of eight governors is calling for changes to Obamacare that would increase funding under the law, enforce some of its rules on buying insurance, and encourage more health insurers to participate in the program.

Author=Zachary Tracer, Anna Edney

Bipartisan group of governors calls for swift CHIP reauthorization

A bipartisan group of governors is urging Congress to act quickly to reauthorize funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program.

Author=Nathaniel Weixel

Legal experts split on constitutionality of bills to protect Robert Mueller in Russia probe

A bipartisan group of senators is trying to ensure that President Trump cannot fire Robert Mueller in the midst of the Russia investigation.

Author=Erin Kelly

Senators introduce bipartisan gun background check bill

A bipartisan group of senators is trying to strengthen reporting to the national background check system in the wake of a mass shooting in Texas earlier this month.

Author=Jordain Carney

Health care state of play: Trump blasts deal

A bipartisan health care deal, announced by Republican leaders Tuesday and long negotiated between Sens. Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray, has been reached

Author=Phil Mattingly, CNN

Bipolar kindergarten teacher found alive in field weeks after crash

A bipolar California kindergarten teacher who vanished nearly three weeks ago, was found alive on Friday -- and she told investigators she subsisted on two grasshoppers and a fly.


Row escalates between France, Poland over EU labor reforms

A bitter exchange of words erupted between France and Poland on Friday after French President Emmanuel Macron sharply criticized Poland’s opposition to plans to change European Union rules on “posted workers” — the cheap labor from eastern countri


Topless female activist tries to swipe baby Jesus statue from Vatican Nativity scene

A bizarre scene unfolded in Vatican City on Christmas Day when a topless female activist, while screaming “God is woman,” attempted to snatch a baby Jesus statue from a Nativity scene — but was quickly whisked away by police as she lunged for it.

Author=Katherine Lam

The Melania Trump Conspiracy Theory This Nation Deserves

A bizarre theory for a bizarre world.

Author=Kenzie Bryant

Black man attacked at white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., faces felony charge

A black man brutally beaten at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, is now facing a felony charge related to the August attack. A local magistrate on Monday issued an arrest warrant for DeAndre Harris on an unlawful wounding charge afte

Author=Derek Hawkins and Ian Shapira, The Washington Post

Dick Gregory, 84, Dies; Found Humor in the Civil Rights Struggle

A black satirist who gave white audiences a deeper feel for the nation’s shameful racial history.

Author=Clyde Haberman

Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

A black Texas congressman said Saturday that he’s been threatened with lynching by callers infuriated over him seeking impeachment of President Donald Trump.


Cops bust armed thief after shoppers stabbed at Mall of America

A blade-wielding suspect knifed at least two people inside a Macy’s at Minnesota’s Mall of America on Sunday night.

Author=Nicole Hensley

Measure on Pre-Existing Conditions Energizes Opposition to Health Bill

A blast of grass-roots energy against the Republican bill has been generated by a single clause, which Democrats have vowed to make a campaign issue.

Author=Alexander Burns and Abby Goodnough

Blast reported on London underground train: Metro newspaper

A blast on a London underground train left some passengers with facial burns, London's Metro newspaper reported on its website.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Boys "cried from barred windows" as Islamic school blaze kills 23 in Malaysia

A blaze at an Islamic boarding school in the Malaysian capital killed at least 23 people on Thursday, most of them teenage boys who cried for help from barred windows, officials and witnesses said.

Author=Rozanna Latiff, A. Ananthalakshmi and Liz Lee

Fire engulfs London tower block, at least 12 dead, dozens injured

A blaze engulfed a 24-story housing block in central London on Wednesday, trapping residents as they slept and killing at least 12 people in an inferno that the fire brigade said was unprecedented in its scale and speed.

Author=Kylie MacLellan and Toby Melville

12 dead, including 1-year-old, in New York City apartment fire

A blaze that killed at least 12 people in the Bronx on Thursday was one of the worst fire tragedies in the city in a quarter-century, the mayor said.

Author=Phil Helsel

Bronx apartment fire kills 4 children, 8 others

A blaze that killed at least 12 people in the Bronx was one of the worst fire tragedies in the city in a quarter-century, New York's mayor said.

Author=Phil Helsel, Gemma DiCasimirro, Associated Press

San Francisco Soars to All-Time Record High of 106 Degrees

A blistering heat wave bearing down on the Bay Area Friday broke an all-time temperature record in San Francisco, which joined a host of other cities across the region to etch new high temperature marks into the...

Author=Brendan Weber

After Christmas Day whiteout, Mainers come out to play and plow

A blizzard warning remains in effect for midcoast Maine and the weather service cautions that blowing and drifting snow could impair driving in some areas.

Author=Peter McGuire

Blue Dogs oppose GOP tax package

A bloc of fiscally conservative Democrats will announce their opposition to the Republicans’ far-reaching effort to overhaul the tax code on Wednesday.

Author=Mike Lillis

Giant iceberg splits from Antarctic

A block of ice a quarter the size of Wales calves from the eastern side of the Antarctic Peninsula.

Author=Jonathan Amos

End-of-half follies result in extra play for Bears

A blocked field goal, return, fumble and an illegal swipe as the first-half clock hit zeroes in Chicago resulted in the Steelers having to return from the locker room and the Bears getting an extra play.


Nobel winner's reputation marred as crackdown triggers refugee crisis

A bloody crackdown following attacks by Rohingya Muslim insurgents has triggered a flood of refugees from predominantly Buddhist Myanmar.


Body found is believed to be woman missing after Tinder date

A body believed to be that of a missing Nebraska woman who disappeared after a Tinder date last month has been found — and there’s “evidence of foul play,” police said as two persons of interest in…

Author=Joshua Rhett Miller

Body found in Clay County believed to be Sydney Loofe's; 'evidence of foul play,' police chief says

A body believed to be that of missing Lincoln woman Sydney Loofe was found Monday afternoon in rural Clay County, according to the FBI.

Author=Riley Johnson | Lincoln Journal Star

Body of ex-Bills receiver Hardy found in river

A body found in an Indiana river was identified Thursday as former Bills receiver James Hardy.


Water authority: Oakland County boil water advisory could be lifted as early as Friday evening

A boil water advisory affecting 12 communities in Oakland County is not expected to be lifted until at least Friday evening.

Author=Dave Bartkowiak Jr.

Bangkok hospital bomb wounds 24, junta blames its opponents

A bomb at a hospital in the Thai capital wounded 24 people on Monday, the third anniversary of a 2014 military coup, the government said, with the army chief blaming groups opposed to the junta.

Author=Aukkarapon Niyomyat and Panarat Thepgumpanat

Bomb at hospital in Thailand wounds 24: police

A bomb blast at a hospital in the Thai capital, Bangkok, wounded 24 people on Monday, the third anniversary of a 2014 military coup.

Author=Aukkarapon Niyomyat

Bomb at Thai hospital wounds more than 20

A bomb exploded at an army-run hospital in Bangkok on Monday, the third anniversary of a military coup, and authorities said more than 20 people were wounded.

Author=Associated Press

Bomb kills 25 as it hits convoy of Pakistan Senate deputy

A bomb exploded next to a convoy of the deputy chairman of the Pakistan Senate on Friday in the violence-plagued province of Baluchistan, killing at least 25 people, officials said.

Author=Gul Yusufzai

Colombia: Bombing at mall kills 3, including French woman

A bomb rocked one of the busiest shopping centers in Colombia's capital Saturday, killing three people, including a 23-year-old French woman, and injuring nine others. Witnesses told of being evacuated from movie theaters and stores after the blast i

Author=ABC News

Explosion outside metro station in Stockholm leaves man with serious injuries

A bomb squad was called to the scene to look for additional explosives

Author=Chris kitching

Someone sent Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin a package of horse manure for Christmas

A bomb squad was sent to investigate a...

Author=Sonam Sheth

Putin Says St. Petersburg Blast Was Terrorism

A bomb went off in a branch of the Perekrestok supermarket, injuring at least 13 shoppers. Investigators say the device was homemade and packed with shrapnel.

Author=Laurel Wamsley

Kylie Jenner Reportedly 4 Months Pregnant With Travis Scott’s Baby — See Wild New Claims

A bombshell new report claims that Kylie Jenner is allegedly pregnant with boyfriend Travis Scott’s baby! Kylie is allegedly four months along, and is over the moon about it!

Author=Samantha Wilson

Texas Border Patrol Agent Killed While on Patrol

A Border Patrol agent died Sunday morning from injuries he suffered while on patrol in southwest Texas, the US Customs and Border Protection said. Rogelio Martinez, 36, and his partner were responding to activity while on patrol in the Big Bend Sector,


Larry Fitzgerald touchdown gives Cardinals an overtime win over 49ers

A boring field goal fest in Arizona had a spectacular finish, as a Larry Fitzgerald leaping touchdown pass gave the Cardinals a thrilling overtime victory. The Cardinals’ 18-15 victory came w…


On the Right-Wing Fringe, Project Veritas’s Humiliation Looks Like a Win

A botched sting becomes a study in alternate-media realities.

Author=Tina Nguyen

Suspected DUI Driver Arrested After Crashing Box Truck Into Bay Bridge Toll Booth, Killing Caltrans Worker

A box truck driver was arrested Saturday on suspicion of DUI and vehicular manslaughter after ramming into a Bay Bridge toll booth and killing a 46-year-old Caltrans employee, CHP says.

Author=Rhea Mahbubani

Boy, 10, killed as Tropical Storm Cindy churns towards Gulf coast

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed by a log washed ashore by a storm surge as Tropical Storm Cindy moved closer to the Gulf coast.


Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy, which spun bands of severe weather ashore from the Florida panhandle to east Texas as it churned ever closer to the Gulf coast. Baldwin County

Author=ABC News

Boy killed by log in surf as tropical storm churns in Gulf

A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed Wednesday by a log washed ashore by storm surge from Tropical Storm Cindy, which spun bands of severe weather ashore from the Florida panhandle to east Texas as it churned ever closer to the Gulf coast.


Is it too cold for school? Too cold to (gulp) play out?

A break from school may entice some youngsters to head outdoors for play but extreme temperatures beg the question: Is it too cold to go out?

Author=Ivey DeJesus |

Republicans Passed a Budget Bill. What Does That Mean for Tax Overhaul?

A breakdown of where the legislative process goes from here in an attempted overhaul of the tax code.

Author=Jim Tankersley

London attack: What we know about the victims

A bride-to-be has been named as the first victim of Saturday night's terror attack in London, while a journalist, two Australians and a French doctor are among those wounded.

Author=Kara Fox and Juliet Perry, CNN

London attack: What we know about the victims

A bride-to-be, a 32-year-old Londoner and an Australian nurse have been named as the first victims of Saturday night's terror attack in London.

Author=Kara Fox, CNN

The lawn-mowing-in-a-tornado dad photo that inspired a thousand memes

A brief collection of reactions to the stunning photo that shows a Canadian man casually mowing his lawn as a tornado looms.


Analysis | Trump’s argument against transgender soldiers echoes one used against gays, women and blacks

A brief review of history.


British woman diplomat found murdered; raped and strangled in Lebanon

A British diplomat working at the British Embassy in Lebanon was found dead Saturday by the side of a road, reportedly raped and strangled.

Author=Katherine Lam

Ferrari crash: Newly-bought supercar gone in 60 minutes

A British driver escaped a crash which saw his brand new Ferrari supercar go up in flames, just an hour after he purchased it.

Author=Zamira Rahim, CNN

British driver totals Ferrari an hour after buying it

A British driver of a brand new Ferrari had a “lucky escape” in a devastating crash that ruined his beautiful new car.

Author=Waseem Abbasi

UK minister under fire over secret Israel trip

A British government minister has been summoned back to the UK from Africa amid a growing storm about undisclosed meetings with Israeli officials that threatens her future in Prime Minister Theresa May's embattled administration.

Author=Laura Smith-Spark, CNN

British model Chloe Ayling reveals kidnap ordeal

A British model who was allegedly kidnapped and detained while her captors attempted to sell her online says she feared for her life after returning to London.

Author=James Masters, CNN

British model recalls 'terrifying experience' after kidnapping

A British model who was drugged, handcuffed and stuffed in a suitcase in Italy before being released recalled the terrifying moments.

Author=Elizabeth Elizalde

How I accidentally stopped a global Wanna Decryptor ransomware attack

A British security researcher found and pulled WannaCrypt's kill switch.


Britain escorts Russian ship near national waters amid strained relations

A British ship escorted a Russian vessel as it passed near UK territorial waters over Christmas, Britain's defense ministry said on Tuesday, adding that Russian naval activity near Britain had increased in the holiday period.

Author=Reuters Editorial

British embassy employee found slain in Lebanon, sources say

A British woman found slain in Lebanon has been identified as Rebecca Dykes, according to a Lebanese security source familiar with the matter.

Author=James Gray, CNN

British woman gets three years prison time for smuggling painkillers into Egypt

A British woman was sentenced to three years in prison for smuggling painkillers into Egypt.

Author=Fox News

British tourist gets 3-year sentence in Egypt on drug smuggling charge

A British woman who says she was carrying painkillers for her ailing partner was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison and fined the equivalent of $5,611 by an Egyptian court.

Author=Magdy Samaan and James Masters, CNN

Broad Coalition of Evangelicals Releases 'Nashville Statement' on Human Sexuality, Identity

A broad coalition of Christian leaders, including J. I. Packer and Francis Chan, have released a statement articulating God's design for human identity as male and female. Such a statement is needed, they say, in order to resist the spirit of the age


Special counsel said to be expanding probe to Trump business transactions - The Boston Globe

A broad range of transactions are being looked into, said a person familiar with the probe.


Christmas Eve snow and ice expected across much of US

A broad swath of the US won't have to dream of a White Christmas as winter weather bears down on much of the northwest, midwest and northeast on Sunday. They'll be seeing snow from two separate storms.

Author=Eric Levenson and Jennifer Varian, CNN

Teen stabbed to death with scissors in NYC high school

A Bronx student stabbed a classmate to death with a pair of scissors and seriously injured another inside their high school Wednesday morning — and cops are investigating if bullying was a mo…

Author=Larry Celona, Tina Moore

Teen stabbed to death with scissors in NYC high school

A Bronx student stabbed a classmate to death with a pair of scissors and seriously injured another inside their high school Wednesday morning — and cops are investigating if bullying was a motive, …

Author=Larry Celona, Tina Moore

Teen stabbed to death in NYC high school

A Bronx student stabbed a classmate to death with a switchblade and seriously injured another in front of more than a dozen classmates inside their high school Wednesday morning — and cops are inve…

Author=Larry Celona, Tina Moore

Cow on the loose in New York City

A brown cow is running through Prospect Park in Brooklyn.

Author=ABC News

405 Freeway reopens as 150-acre Skirball fire continues to burn in the Sepulveda Pass

A brush fire burning uphill near the Skirball Cultural Center in the Brentwood area early Wednesday morning has consumed about 150 acres and has led to the shutdown of northbound lanes on the 405 F…

Author=Staff report

California Fires Live Updates: Homes Burn in Los Angeles and Ventura County

A brush fire erupted near the Getty Center before dawn on Wednesday, while a much larger fire continued to rage out of control in the Ventura area.

Author=Jennifer Medina and Richard Pérez-Peña

California Fires Enter the Heart of Los Angeles

A brush fire erupted near the Getty Museum before dawn on Wednesday, while a much larger fire continued to rage out of control in the Ventura area.

Author=Jennifer Medina and Richard Pérez-Peña

Evacuations Ordered as Brush Fire Threatens Homes in Bel-Air Area; 405 Freeway Closed From 10 to 101

A brush fire erupted near the Getty Center early Wednesday morning, prompting officials to issue mandatory evacuations in the Bel-Air area of Los Angeles and shut down a major portion of the 405 Freeway. The fire started near the 405 Freeway and Mulho


Home burns as 300-acre fire near Murrieta triggers evacuations

A brush fire that broke out in an unincorporated area of Murrieta in Riverside County Thursday has grown to 300 acres destroyed at least one home.

Author=Rob McMillan, bio, about

La Tuna Canyon fire prompts mandatory evacuations in Burbank; 2,000 acres burned

A brush fire that erupted in the Verdugo Mountains Friday afternoon resulted in the mandatory evacuation of a Burbank community late that evening.

Author=Andy Nguyen

Brush fire breaks out in Monrovia

A brush fire that ignited in Monrovia on Saturday night prompted evacuations of residents along Norumbega Dr. and a large group of Boy ...

Author=Anna M. Phillips

Scouts, residents evacuated as fire breaks out above Monrovia

A brush fire that ignited in Monrovia on Saturday night prompted evacuations of residents along Norumbega Drive, as well as a large group of Boy Scouts.

Author=Anna M. Phillips

Trump budget to call for $610 billion in Medicaid cuts

A budget document was briefly posted online by the Department of Health and Human Services.

Author=Nathaniel Weixel, Rachel Roubein, Jessie Hellmann

Burning Man attendee dies after running into flames

A Burning Man participant has died after running into the towering blaze for which the annual event is named.

Author=Emanuella Grinberg, CNN

Three dead, 16 injured after MTA bus, tour bus collide in Queens

A bus “flying” down a Queens street crashed into an MTA bus, killing three people and injuring 16 others, witnesses and authorities said.

Author=Esha Ray

Tour bus plows into MTA bus in horrific Queens crash

A bus “flying” down a Queens street crashed into an MTA bus, killing three people and injuring 17 others.

Author=Esha Ray

Student, driver dead after bus bursts into flames

A bus burst into flames after it backed into a ditch in western Iowa on Tuesday, killing a student and the driver.

Author=David Boroff

At least 12 dead in tourist bus crash in Mexico, according to officials

A bus carrying cruise ship passengers to Mayan ruins in eastern Mexico flipped over Tuesday on a highway


Armed prisoners who killed 2 officers are still on the run in Georgia

A bus carrying prisoners was making its way through central Georgia when two inmates stormed the driver's compartment. They overpowered and disarmed two corrections officers, fatally shot them, and vanished.

Author=Devon M. Sayers and Jason Hanna, CNN

At least 11 dead in tourist bus crash in Mexico, officials say

A bush carrying cruise ship passengers to Mayan ruins in eastern Mexico flipped over Tuesday


How Does The Richest Nation Solve A Milk Shortage? By Airlifting 4,000 Cows

A businessman will charter some 60 Qatar Airlines flights for the bovines. He aims to jumpstart a dairy industry in Qatar, which risks food shortages amidst a blockade from its Gulf Arab neighbors.

Author=Laurel Wamsley

WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Aug. 7

A busy, robust edition of WWE Raw heightened the energy surrounding SummerSlam. Compelling chaos bookended Monday's show. Brock Lesnar kicked things off by flattening The Miz's crew...

Author=Ryan Dilbert

WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Aug. 7

A busy, robust edition of WWE Raw heightened the energy surrounding SummerSlam. Compelling chaos bookended Monday's show...

Author=Ryan Dilbert

Analysis | The lure of the Russian smoking gun

A BuzzFeed article leverages alleged Russian meddling to get attention — but doesn’t deliver on the promise.


Cab slams into crowd at London shopping center

A cab jumped a curb and slammed into a London shopping center Wednesday, sending shoppers running and pinning at least one person, according to reports. The crash happened at about 5 p.m. local tim…

Author=Max Jaeger

Houston gang members caught up in nationwide sweep

A cache of guns, drugs and money was also seized, including 238 firearms, 500 pounds of marijuana, 50 pounds of cocaine, 35 pounds of methamphetamine, seven pounds of heroin and a small amount of fentanyl, along with nearly $500,000. A Mexican Mafia gang

Author=By St. John Barned-Smith

Thomas Fire, Now 4th Largest Blaze in State’s History, Claims Life of Firefighter in Fillmore Area

A Cal Fire engineer from the agency's San Diego division has died in the Thomas Fire, which has burned 249,500 acres — about 390 square miles —  in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties on Thursday, officials said. The blaze, which was 35 percen


Congresswoman alleges sexual harassment on Capitol Hill, calls it a 'breeding ground'

A California congresswoman said she is sharing her personal experience with sexual harassment in the hopes of inspiring current and former congressional staffers to do the same. In a video posted online Friday morning, Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said t

Author=ABC News

California family missing in Brazilian jungle found safe

A California couple and their two daughters who had been missing for days after pirates attacked their boat in the Amazon River delta area have been found alive.


Couple survives Las Vegas shooting only to die in car crash

A California couple survived the Las Vegas shooting Oct. 1 only to die in a car crash weeks later.

Author=Barbara Miller |

California couple tried selling kids for money and drugs, police say

A California couple was arrested after they attempted to sell their children in exchange for money and drugs, authorities said on Monday.

Author=Katherine Lam

Tourists' butt pic lands their asses in Thailand jail

A California couple was busted in Thailand for taking a nude “butt selfie” in front of a renowned Buddhist temple, local police said Wednesday. Joseph Dasilva, 38, and Travis Dasilva, 36, of …

Author=Tamar Lapin

California Family Kicked Off Delta Flight, Threatened With Jail, Foster Care for Refusing to Give Up Tot's Seat

A California family said they were kicked off a flight — and threatened with jail — for refusing to give up a seat for their 2-year-old son.

Author=Daniella Silva

CHP officer killed as patrol car hit by drunken driver

A California Highway Patrol officer died after a drunken driver returning from a party slammed into the back of his parked patrol car on a San Francisco Bay Area highway on Christmas Eve, the CHP said Monday.


California Highway Patrol officer dead in Christmas Eve crash

A California Highway Patrol officer was fatally struck by a drunk driver on Christmas Eve, officials said.

Author=Fox News

CHP Officer Dies After Suspected DUI Driver Slams Into Back of Patrol SUV on Bay Area Highway, Officials Say

A California Highway Patrol officer was killed and a second injured late Sunday night when a suspected DUI driver slammed into their patrol SUV as it was parked on the side of Highway 880 near Hayward, authorities said on Christmas. Officers responded s


CHP officer killed by suspected drunk driver on Christmas Eve in Northern California

A California Highway Patrol officer was killed by a drunk driver on Christmas Eve while patrolling Interstate 880 in Hayward.

Author=Cindy Chang

'This Needs to Stop': DUI Suspect Arrested in Christmas Eve Crash That Killed CHP Officer in Hayward

A California Highway Patrol officer was killed in the line of duty on southbound Interstate 880 in Hayward on Christmas Eve after being rear-ended by a suspected drunk driver, officials say.<br /><br />The slain officer...

Author=Rhea Mahbubani

CHP officer killed in Christmas Eve freeway crash in Hayward

A California Highway Patrol officer, just hours from getting off duty and going home to open Christmas presents with his wife and three young children, was killed when an impaired driver swerved off the road and slammed into his patrol vehicle, which was

Author=By Bob Egelko

Man thought he buried son but later found him alive

A California man buried a body he believed was his son’s in a $20,000 funeral family members described as “a beautiful send off.”

Author=Megan Cerullo

SEE IT: California kayaker survives terrifying shark attack

A California man narrowly escaped a terrifying encounter with a shark while kayaking in Monterey Bay.

Author=Megan Cerullo

California swimmer hospitalized after sea lion bites him on the arm

A California man was hospitalized after being bitten on the arm by a sea lion in the waters off San...


Missing Calif. Man in Europe for First Anniversary Was Killed in Barcelona Attack, Dad Says

A California man who vanished in a deadly van attack in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday has been confirmed dead, his father told a local TV station

Author=Adam Carlson

Police hunting cruel teen who threw a kitten in Snapchat video

A California police department is investigating a gut-churning video posted to social media that shows a teen boy throwing a kitten across the street. The graphic video, which lasts less than 10 se…

Author=Linda Massarella

Flutes possibly contaminated with semen given to California students

A California school district is warning parents that some students may have received flutes tainted with semen from a music teacher.

Author=Associated Press

New details revealed in California mom's disappearance

A California sheriff has released new details in the mysterious case of a young mother who was found battered and bruised but alive along a freeway after she was missing for three weeks.


New details revealed in California mom's disappearance

A California sheriff released new details Wednesday in the mysterious case of a young mother who was found battered and bruised but alive along a freeway after she was missing for three weeks. The Shasta County sheriff's department also released sket

Author=ABC News

A teen told police he’s molested at least 50 children, authorities say

A California teen admitted he had lured two boys into his hotel room and molested them, then said he'd preyed on dozens of children for eight years, police said.


California teen driver arrested after fatal crash she reportedly livestreamed

A California teen driver who reportedly shot live video before and after a crash that killed a 14-year-old passenger was charged with manslaughter, police said on Monday.

Author=Chris Kenning

California 18-year-old confesses to molesting dozens of children

A California teen has admitted to molesting upwards of 50 young children after he told his mother he sexually assaulted two boys and she turned him in, police said.

Author=Fox News

19-year-old Californian wins lottery twice in a week

A California teen is celebrating two big lottery wins in a week.

Author=Associated Press

'I f—king killed my sister': Teen livestreams fatal car crash

A California teen livestreamed a deadly car crash on Instagram and then filmed her mortally wounded sister in the aftermath. Obdulia Sanchez, 18, was filming herself Friday while allegedly driving …

Author=Joe Tacopino

California Wildfire Now Largest in State History

A California wildfire that has killed two people and seared its way through cities, towns and wilderness northwest of Los Angeles became the largest blaze ever officially recorded in California on Friday...

Author=Robert Jablon

Destructive, deadly California wildfire now largest in state history

A California wildfire that killed two people and burned through cities, towns and wilderness became the largest blaze ever officially recorded in the state.

Author=Robert Jablon

Teen busted after sister dies in livestreamed Calif. wreck

A California woman arrested after a fatal crash killed her 14-year-old sister Friday recorded the wreck and its aftermath on Instagram.

Author=Nicole Hensley

Teen busted after sister dies in livestreamed Calif. wreck

A California woman arrested in a fatal crash that killed her 14-year-old sister recorded the wreck and its gruesome aftermath on Instagram.

Author=Nicole Hensley

California mom tried to reenter Las Vegas massacre to find son

A California woman tried get back into the Las Vegas massacre to find her son, a 28-year-old military veteran who died in the shooting.

Author=Nancy Dillon

Camping teen awakens to 'crunching sound' as bear bites his head

A camp staffer at a Christian summer camp in Colorado has been hospitalized after he was woken up early Sunday morning by a bear chewing on his head.

Author=Euan McKirdy and Joe Sutton, CNN

Camping teen awakens to 'crunching sound' as bear bites his head

A camp staffer at a Christian summer camp in Colorado received medical care after he was made awake early Sunday by a bear chewing on his head.

Author=Euan McKirdy and Joe Sutton, CNN

Purge of Saudi princes, businessmen widens, travel curbs imposed

A campaign of mass arrests of Saudi Arabian royals, ministers and businessmen expanded on Monday after a top entrepreneur was reportedly detained in the biggest anti-corruption purge of the kingdom's affluent elite in its modern history.

Author=Stephen Kalin and Reem Shamseddine

Purge of Saudi princes, businessmen widens, travel curbs imposed

A campaign of mass arrests of Saudi Arabian royals, ministers and businessmen widened on Monday after a top entrepreneur was reportedly held in the biggest anti-corruption purge of the kingdom's affluent elite in its modern history.

Author=Reem Shamseddine and Stephen Kalin

Republican Attacks on Mueller and F.B.I. Open New Rift in G.O.P.

A campaign to discredit the F.B.I. and the special counsel investigating President Trump is growing more heated, splitting the Republican Party.

Author=Nicholas Fandos

Freed Canadian hostage appears in court on criminal charges

A Canadian court on Wednesday postponed a bail hearing for former Taliban hostage Joshua Boyle, who was arrested on Saturday and faces criminal charges including assault, sexual assault and forcible confinement.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Freed Canadian hostage faces assault charges: lawyer

A Canadian man freed in 2017 nearly five years after being abducted in Afghanistan has been arrested in Ottawa and faces several charges, including assault and forcible confinement, his lawyer said on Tuesday.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Ex-hostage Boyle charged with sex assault, confinement

A Canadian man recently freed with his American wife and children after years being held hostage in Afghanistan has been arrested and faces at least a dozen charges including sexual assault, his lawyer said Tuesday


Man held hostage by Taliban for five years assumed captors were joking when they said Trump was President

A Canadian man who was recently rescued from Taliban-tied kidnappers thought his captors were joking when they told him Donald Trump is president.

Author=Clark Mindock

FBI investigating officer's stabbing at Flint airport as terrorism

A Canadian man yelled "Allahu akbar" before he allegedly stabbed a police officer at the Flint, Michigan, airport in what the FBI is investigating as a terrorist act, officials said.

Author=Shimon Prokupecz, Eric Levenson, Tony Marco and Darran Simon, CNN

Canadian pastor returns home after release from North Korean prison

A Canadian pastor who was imprisoned in North Korea for more than two years quietly returned to his home in a Toronto suburb on Saturday following a long journey on a private government jet via Japan.

Author=Jim Finkle

How Canada’s tiny military produced deadly, record-breaking snipers

A Canadian sniper's reportedly record-breaking long-distance kill fits a tradition of expert marksmanship in the country's military.


Report says Canadian sniper has shattered world record for the longest confirmed kill in history

A Canadian soldier in Iraq has killed an ISIS militant from more than two miles away, shattering the world record for a confirmed sniper kill in military history.

Author=Matthew Diebel

Sniper hits ISIS target from over 2 miles away

A Canadian special operations sniper successfully hit an ISIS fighter from a record-breaking distance of more than two miles away while assisting Iraqi forces in the push to retake Mosul, according to Canadian Special Operations Command.

Author=Zachary Cohen, CNN

Miami congressional candidate claims she was visited by aliens

A candidate for a Florida congressional seat claims she was visited by aliens and has communicated with them several times throughout her life.

Author=Jacqueline Thomsen

'Greatest parents I could ask for,' Son recalls family killed in quadruple slaying

A candlelight vigil for the family is planned for Wednesday evening

Author=Jeff Goldman | NJ Advance Media for

This deduction could be a sticking point in the tax debate

A cap on mortgage interest deductions proposed in the tax reform bill unveiled Thursday seemed like the one thing Republicans and Democrats could agree on.

Author=Sam Petulla, CNN

Texas man cleared of killing daughter, 2, after son, 7, confesses

A capital murder charge against a North Texas man in the 2015 death of his 2-year-old daughter has been dismissed after prosecutors learned her older brother admitted causing the death.


Man Cleared of Killing Daughter, 2, After Son, 7, Confesses

A capital murder charge is been dismissed against a North Texas man in the death of his 2-year-old daughter, after prosecutors learned her then-5-year-old brother confessed to causing her death.

Author=Associated Press / NBC Southern California

'Lone wolf' suspected in Canada terror attack, police chase

A car and knife attack on a police officer outside a football game and a high-speed chase of a moving van that left four people injured was the work of a single suspected terrorist, a Somalia refugee who was known to police, Canadian authorities said Sund


'Lone wolf' suspected in Canada terror attack, police chase

A car and knife attack on a police officer outside a football game and a high-speed chase of a moving van that left four people injured was the work of a Somali refugee who was likely working alone and was known to police for extremist ideology, Canadian


Kabul blast: Dozens of casualties in Afghan capital

A car bomb targets Kabul's diplomatic quarter, killing at least nine people and injuring 84.

Author=BBC News

Officials: White nationalist rally linked to 3 deaths

A car plowed into a crowd of people peacefully protesting a white nationalist rally in a Virginia college town.


Car hits pedestrians in Flinders Street, Melbourne

A car struck at least a dozen pedestrians outside Melbourne's iconic Flinders Street station on Thursday afternoon, shutting down the center of Australia's second-largest city.

Author=Ben Westcott, CNN

No signs of terrorism as car strikes pedestrians outside Amsterdam train station

A car struck pedestrians outside Amsterdam's main railway station on Saturday, injuring eight people

Author=Associated Press

Car hits several pedestrians at a block party in Philadelphia

A car struck several pedestrians, including a pregnant woman, during a crash at a block part in Philadelphia Monday, according to a report.

Author=Elizabeth Elizalde

Navy vet plows through pedestrians in Times Square; 1 teen killed, 22 hurt

A car traveling through Times Square in New York drove through into a crowd of pedestrians, injuring several people.

Author=Colleen Long and Tom Hays

North Korea foreign minister Ri Yong Ho is addressing the U.N. on Kim Jong Un's behalf

A career diplomat, Ri met President Bill Clinton as part of a North Korean delegation’s historic visit to the U.S. in 2000.

Author=Sofia Lotto Persio

Stay put? Deadly London fire puts scrutiny on high-rise rule

A catastrophic blaze at a London apartment tower has brought new scrutiny to a long-accepted, counterintuitive rule for people in tall buildings: If the blaze breaks out elsewhere in the structure, don’t automatically run for the stairs. Stay put and wa


Airline crew 'saw North Korea missile'

A Cathay Pacific flight crew spotted what they believe was the missile exploding on re-entry.


CBS 6 journalist attacked during Richmond protest

A CBS 6 journalist was assaulted by a protester in Richmond Sunday night.


Syria ceasefire in four zones starts Saturday

A ceasefire in four zones outlined in a new Syria peace plan by Russia, Turkey and Iran is scheduled to go into effect Saturday, Russian state media reported.

Author=Steve Almasy, CNN

Dramatic video captures sea lion dragging girl into water

A cellphone video captured the rescue of a young girl who was dragged and pulled by her dress into a Canadian harbor by a wild sea lion on Saturday.


Chainsaw attacker injures at least five in Swiss town

A chainsaw wielding attacker entered an office building, injuring multiple people, local police said.


WWE wrestler Rich Swann suspended after arrest for allegedly battering wife

A champion professional wrestler was arrested Saturday night in Gainesville, Florida, for allegedly falsely imprisoning and battering his newlywed wife, who is also a professional wrestler. WWE, World Wrestling Entertainment, said in a statement Sunday th

Author=ABC News

Trump and His Enemies

A change of pace and tone by the president is the best way to end the war of attrition that has overtaken and partly anesthetized the entire process of government in Washington. The bombastic Trump personality and his frequently changing treatments of pro

Author=Conrad Black

Cops: Helicopter in LI waters had son of WWE's McMahon aboard

A chartered helicopter carrying professional wrestler Shane McMahon — son of WWE CEO Vince McMahon — and a pilot made an emergency landing Wednesday morning

Author=Lisa Irizarry and Lexie Schapitl

Hurricane Harvey floods mean Arkema Inc chemical plant explosion IMMINENT in Crosby | Daily Star

A CHEMICAL plant is about to explode and the emergency services...

Author=Henry Holloway

Houston flood: 'No way to prevent' chemical plant blast or fire

A chemical plant is expected to explode as rescue work continues in Texas after Hurricane Harvey.

Author=BBC News

Houston flood: 'No way to prevent' chemical plant blast or fire

A chemical plant near Houston is expected to explode as rescue work continues after Hurricane Harvey.

Author=BBC News

Superintendent: Teacher ‘wrong’ to tell student he can’t wear Trump shirt

A Cherokee County high school teacher is facing criticism on social media after she told students th...


'Shut up slave': Man goes on racist rant at Starbucks

A Chicago man was charged this week with misdemeanor battery after an altercation outside Starbucks was caught on video.

Author=Chuck Johnston and Darran Simon,CNN

CPD: Man fatally shot by police after hitting officer with car on NW Side

A Chicago police officer shot and killed a 19-year-old-man after he hit the officer with his car on the Northwest Side Sunday morning, police said.


Chicago woman found dead in hotel's walk-in freezer

A Chicago woman was found dead in a hotel walk-in freezer Sunday, just hours after she was reported missing from a party at the venue, police said.


Second long-unknown Gacy victim identified as boy from Minnesota

A Chicago-area sheriff announced Wednesday that his office has identified a teenager who vanished in the 1970s as a victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy.

Author=Megan Crepeau

'A true testament to a mother's will' — saving her daughter, but not herself, from Harvey's floods

A child is found clinging to her mother's lifeless body in a raging canal in east Texas. "It's a true testament to a mother's will," a police officer says.

Author=Molly Hennessy-Fiske

'Woke Up To Crunching Sound': Teen Attacked By Bear While Sleeping

A children's' mountain camp staff member survives to tell his tale of being attacked by a bear while asleep Sunday morning.


R. Kelly's Alleged Sex 'Cult' and the Shield of Fame

A chilling BuzzFeed report says the R&B star has at least six women living under his near-total control.

Author=Spencer Kornhaber

Chinese fighter jet performed 'unsafe' intercept of US Navy plane

A Chinese J-10 fighter jet performed an "unsafe" intercept of a US Navy aircraft on Sunday while it was flying in international airspace over the East China Sea, Pentagon spokesman and Marine Corps Lt. Col. Chris Logan told CNN.

Author=Ryan Browne and Barbara Starr, CNN

Student recants speech critical of China home

A Chinese student posted an apology on Sina Weibo on Monday after the speech she delivered at the commencement ceremony of the University of Maryland on Sunday went viral, triggering accusations of dishonesty and betrayal among many Chinese users on socia


Shane McMahon was passenger in emergency chopper landing

A chopper carrying WWE boss Vince McMahon’s son made a splash landing in the waters off Long Island’s Gilgo Beach this morning. Shane McMahon described the moment he knew the helicopter was down fo…

Author=Max Jaeger

Text Messages in Hand, Republicans Plan to Accuse Justice Department of Bias

A chorus of Republicans, including some party mainstays, are questioning the impartiality of the Justice Department and F.B.I. to discredit the Trump investigation.

Author=Nicholas Fandos

Woman And Children Killed In Christmas Day Shooting

A Christmas tragedy

Author=Grace Carr

Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; 1 killed, others injured

A church bus carrying dozens of high school students and adults from Alabama crashed near Atlanta on Thursday afternoon, killing one person and injuring several others, authorities said.


Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; fire chief says 21 hurt

A church bus carrying high school students and adults has crashed in the Atlanta area, and a fire chief says at least 21 people have been hurt. Fulton County Fire Chief Larry Few said crews are working to cut another person out of the bus Thursday but the

Author=ABC News

'Here, We Are United': A Puerto Rico Church Offers Comfort After Hurricane Maria

A church in Utuado, in Puerto Rico's central mountainous region, is open for a community reeling from the effects of Maria — including deaths from landslides, lack of electricity and blocked roads.


Perspective | Trump Jr.’s Russia meeting sure sounds like a Russian intelligence operation

A CIA veteran says it’s in line with what he’d expect to see.


Cincinnati Public Schools to release video of alleged bullying of 8-year-old

A Cincinnati Public Schools official says the system is concerned about the delayed response to a bullied 8-year-old Carson Elementary School student as he lay unconscious on a restroom floor while other students poked and touched him

Author=Anne Saker

Cop shot twice in his bulletproof vest leaves hospital

A city cop saved by his bulletproof vest when a deranged gunman opened fire was expected to leave a Queens hospital Friday.

Author=Rocco Parasacandola

Charlottesville city council meeting briefly shut down by protesters

A city council meeting in Charlottesville, Virginia briefly dissolved into an angry protest on Monday as activists and residents demanded answers from officials regarding the response from police during a deadly rally held by white supremacists.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Need Hurricane Aid? In One Texas City, If You Boycott Israel, You May Be Out Of Luck

A city official told NPR that Dickinson is simply following a recently passed state law: "The city has nothing to do with it." But the representative who authored the law said it's being misapplied.

Author=Merrit Kennedy

Amnesty for militants in Syria's Raqqa aims to promote stability

A civil council expected to rule Raqqa once Islamic State is dislodged from the Syrian city pardoned 83 of the jihadist group's low-ranking militants on Saturday, a goodwill gesture designed to promote stability.

Author=Michael Georgy

Texas city requires no Israel boycott in exchange for hurricane relief

A civil rights group on Friday called unconstitutional a Houston suburb's hurricane repair grant program that says residents cannot boycott Israel as a condition of receiving any money.


The Trump Administration Has A New Plan For Dealing With Russia

A classified document by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lays out a new path for Russia and the US. But does the president, weighed down by scandal and investigation, support it?

Author=John Hudson

AP-NORC poll: Most in US think Trump meddled in Russia probe

A clear majority of Americans believe President Donald Trump has tried to interfere with the investigation into Russia’s alleged election meddling and possible Trump campaign collusion, a new poll shows. Just one in five support his decision to oust Jam


Aurora set to appear over Montana Sunday night

A clear summer night will make for almost perfect conditions to watch the Northern Lights.

Author=Matt Gray

Clear-up after Ophelia wind damage

A clear-up is under way after the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia tore off roofs and brought down trees.

Author=BBC News

Ally of Pakistan's ousted PM Nawaz Sharif nominated to replace him

A close ally of ousted Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday submitted papers in parliament to become the new premier, part of a two-part plan by the ruling party for a smooth transition that will see Sharif's brother take the reins later.

Author=Asif Shahzad

Twitter takes its turn in the Russian probe spotlight

A closed-door briefing for Senate staffers will put the social media company into the same hot seat occupied for weeks by its larger rival Facebook.


Don’t Assume That Private Insurance Is Better Than Medicaid

A closer look at a notion embraced by conservatives, who are backing big changes to Medicaid.

Author=Aaron E. Carroll and Austin Frakt

The story of Clayton Kershaw's dominance told through his 11 World Series strikeouts

A closer look at each of Kershaw's strikeouts as he gets closer to ending one of sports' worst hot takes


Shonda Rhimes' Netflix Deal & <i>Grey's Anatomy</i>: Why There's No Reason to Worry

A closer look at what Shondaland's leap to the streaming service means for ABC's existing TGIT line-up.

Author=Billy Nilles

Nuclear 'accident' sends radioactive pollution over Europe

A cloud of radioactive pollution spread over Europe after a possible &quot;accident&quot; at a nuclear facility in Russia or Kazakhstan, French nuclear safety officials confirmed on Friday.


Cheerleading coach in Denver video fired from another school

A coach shown pushing cheerleaders down into splits on video in Denver was fired from another Colorado high school last year because of concerns about his techniques.


Congressional leaders face internal pressure to act on harassment

A coalition of female members has raised awareness and called on leadership to act more swiftly on complaints against male colleagues.


Civil rights leaders demand Trump disavow white supremacists

A coalition of major civil rights and faith groups on Sunday called on President Donald Trump to "directly disavow the white supremacists" who participated in violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, this weekend -- a reference to Trump�

Author=Jasmine Lee, CNN

20 states, 50 cities sign pledge to abide by Paris agreement even if US withdraws

A coalition of U.S. cities, states, companies and universities said on Saturday that they still plan on meeting the commitments of the Paris climate accord, despite President Trump's announcement earlier this year that the U.S.

Author=Max Greenwood

Congressional leaders face internal pressure to act on harassment

A coalition of women members has raised awareness and called on leadership to act more swiftly on complaints against male colleagues.


Two American soldiers killed in Iraq but not by ‘enemy fire,’ U.S. military says

A coalition spokesman dismissed an Islamic State claim of responsibility for the deaths.


Coast Guard report: Captain's errors led to El Faro sinking

A Coast Guard report released Sunday detailed the primary cause of the 2015 sinking of the cargo ship El Faro.

Author=Associated Press

Coast Guard report: Captain errors led up to El Faro sinking

A Coast Guard report released Sunday says the primary cause of the 2015 sinking of the cargo ship El Faro, which killed all 33 aboard, was the captain underestimating the strength of a hurricane and overestimating the ship's strength. The report said

Author=ABC News

Serial will return to talk about Bowe Bergdahl’s sentence

A coda for the podcast’s second season story

Author=Andrew Liptak

Code Red Alert Issued After Report Of Officer Down

A code red alert has been issued in Douglas County after a report of an officer down.


Code Red Alert Issued After Report Of 'Multiple Deputies Down'

A code red alert has been issued in Douglas County after a report of multiple deputies down.


Code Red Alert Issued After 'Multiple' Deputies Injured In Shooting

A code red alert was issued in Douglas County after a shooting in which "multiple" deputies were injured and possibly some civilians as well.


Warm and humid today with a shower or t-storm in spots this afternoon and tonight

A cold front approaches the area from the west today.

Author=Lauren Due

Storms, A Cool-Down and Tropical Trouble in the Gulf

A cold front is pushing into Green Country this afternoon and evening, triggering widespread showers and storms. Following that, we’ll resume our unseasonably cool August pattern.

Author=Michael Grogan

Weekend forecast favors those who dislike heat, humidity

A cold front that dropped into southwest Iowa and eastern Nebraska should bring cooler conditions to the region heading into the weekend.

Author=Jay Withrow BH News Service

Russian artists turned Putin into pop art in a new exhibition — and the photos are curious

A collection of artists and fans of Russian...

Author=Rosie Perper

College closed due to 'direct threat to campus safety'

A college in Washington state was closed Thursday in response to a “direct threat” to campus safety, university officials said. A message posted on The Evergreen State College’s website said …

Author=Joshua Rhett Miller

Veteran big game hunter dies after elephant, felled by gunfire, collapses on him

A college student at the time, he used the money he received to help put himself through school. Over the following 28 years, Botha expanded his college side-gig into a full-fledged business, setting up private hunting ranches in Zimbabwe, Botswana, Sout

Author=Derek Hawkins, The Washington Post

Justices to Hear Case on Religious Objections to Same-Sex Marriage

A Colorado baker who refused to create a wedding cake for a gay couple is appealing a discrimination ruling, citing the First Amendment.

Author=Adam Liptak

Justices Return to Culture Wars in Wedding Cake Case

A Colorado baker’s refusal to serve a gay couple on religious grounds has led to a major Supreme Court showdown.

Author=Adam Liptak

Teen bitten in head by black bear says he 'woke up to a crunching sound'

A Colorado camp teen staffer woke up Sunday to find a black bear gnawing on his head — and trying to drag him away.


Case of gay couple's wedding cake heads to Supreme Court

A Colorado clash between gay rights and religion started as an angry Facebook posting about a wedding cake but now has big implications for anti-discrimination laws in 22 states.


Cheerleader forced to do splits by coach says she's being cyberbullied for speaking up

A Colorado high school cheerleader who filmed herself and her squadmates being forced into painful splits by a coach has said she has experienced online bullying since the videos were made public.


Denver cheerleader coach fired after video showed him forcing girls to do splits

A Colorado high school cheerleading coach has been fired amid videos showing him pushing cheerleaders down in splits.

Author=Colleen Slevin

Colorado cheerleader coach fired over video of splits

A Colorado high school cheerleading coach was fired Friday after videos surfaced showing him pushing...


Colorado man arrested in 2012 killing of 13-year-old son

A Colorado man has been arrested and accused of second-degree murder in the death of his 13-year-old son, who disappeared during a court-ordered visit in November 2012.


Father of Colorado boy, 13, arrested for boy's 2012 death

A Colorado man was arrested Saturday in connection with the 2012 death of his 13-year-old son, police said. Mark Redwine's arrest in Bellingham, Washington, followed a grand jury indictment for second-degree murder and child abuse resulting in death.

Author=ABC News

Republicans on recess hold town halls, are met with constituents angry about health care

A Colorado senator holds two town halls and is met with constituents angry about his attempts to repeal Obamacare

Author=Angelo Young

Secret Service Post Moves From Trump Tower to a Trailer

A command post was moved out of the skyscraper after a lease agreement between the government and the Trump Organization fell apart.

Author=Nicholas Fandos

Commencement Speech by No. 2 Senate Republican Canceled After Students Protest

A commencement address by Sen. John Cornyn was canceled Friday after opposition from students at the HBCU where he was scheduled to speak.

Author=NBC News

UK anti-poverty adviser quits, says Brexit impeding progress

A commission set up by to help improve the chances of Britain's poor has resigned, saying the government is too preoccupied with Brexit to build a fairer society.

Author=Associated Press

GOP Tax Bill Could Pass The House By Next Week

A committee vote is expected this week that would send the bill to the full House for a vote. Meanwhile, Senate Republicans are releasing their version of tax legislation in the coming days.


Saudi Arabia's King Salman decides to allow women to drive

A committee will be formed to look into how to implement the new order, which is slated to come into effect in June 2018


VIDEO: 14-year-old girl dies in bathtub after being electrocuted by cellphone

A community is in mourning after the tragic death of a 14-year-old girl.

Author=Julianne Herrera, KRON

Police seek charges after teens film, mock drowning man, mayor says

A community outraged by the death has pushed authorities to find justice.


NASA will help Uber develop a fleet of air taxis to shorten commutes.

A commute between San Francisco and San Jose, which would typically take two hours during rush hour, would be cut down to just 15 minutes.


None among 'walking wounded' in train crash critically hurt

A commuter train crashed into a parked train at a suburban Philadelphia terminal early Tuesday morning, injuring dozens of passengers and the train’s operator, a transit spokeswoman said.


More Than 40 People Injured In Train Crash Near Philadelphia

A commuter train smashed into an unoccupied train car at the 69th Street Terminal station, 10 miles west of the city. Officials say none of the injuries was life-threatening.

Author=Scott Neuman

Complaint alleges harm to pregnant women in immigration detention centers

A complaint filed against the Department of Homeland Security accuses immigration officials of improperly detaining pregnant women and failing to provide them with adequate medical care.

Author=Melissa Etehad

2018 Golden Globes: List of Nominees

A complete list of the nominees for the 2018 Golden Globe awards.

Author=Andrew R. Chow

Here Are All the Winners From the 2017 MTV VMAs (Updating Live)

A complete list of winners from the 2017 MTV VMAs.


Computer law expert says British hacker arrest problematic

A computer law expert on Friday described the evidence behind the U.S. arrest of a notorious British cybersecurity researcher as being problematic — an indictment so flimsy that it could create a climate ...


Computer law expert says British hacker arrest problematic

A computer law expert on Friday described the evidence so far presented to justify the U.S. arrest of a notorious British cybersecurity researcher as being problematic — an indictment so flimsy that it ...


CIA releases new tranche of materials seized in 2011 bin Laden raid

A computer recovered in the 2011 U.S. special forces operation that killed Osama bin Laden contained a video collection that included kids' cartoons, several Hollywood movies and three documentaries about himself.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Hackers mint crypto-currency with technique in global 'ransomware' attack

A computer virus that exploits the same vulnerability as the global "ransomware" attack has latched on to more than 200,000 computers and begun manufacturing digital currency, experts said Tuesday.

Author=Joseph Menn

Concerned Nicklaus: Tiger 'needs our help'

A concerned and supportive Jack Nicklaus said Tiger Woods "needs our help" in the wake of his DUI arrest on Monday.


‘Let us do our job’: Anger erupts over EPA’s apparent muzzling of scientists

A conference in Rhode Island suddenly has a much higher profile after EPA scientists were prevented from presenting their work.


Inside Trump’s snap decision to ban transgender troops

A congressional fight over sex reassignment surgery threatened funding for his border wall.


Philippine panel throws out impeachment complaint vs Duterte

A Congressional panel of Philippine lawmakers on Monday found an impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte lacked substance and should go no further, a widely expected outcome underlining the maverick leader's steadfast legislative supp

Author=Martin Petty

Roy Moore would be a ‘threat to the safety’ of teenage pages at the Capitol, congresswoman says

A congresswoman warns that Alabama Senate hopeful Roy Moore poses a threat to teenage pages who work in the Senate if he is elected


Married teacher mom, 31, arrested for multiple sex romps in her car with teen boy student

A Connecticut high school teacher was arrested for allegedly having sex a handful of times with a special education student, then denying and destroying evidence of the acts.


If ESPN Wants to Discipline Jemele Hill, She Might Have Law on Her Side

A Connecticut statute provides free-speech protections beyond the First Amendment, making it illegal for ESPN to punish Hill, according to some labor lawyers.

Author=Kevin Draper

Conservative Lucian Wintrich arrested at UConn speech titled, 'It's OK to be White'

A conservative commentator was arrested at the University of Connecticut on Tuesday evening after a fight broke out during his speech titled "It's OK to Be White."

Author=Fox News

Conservative speaker arrested at 'It's OK to be White' event at UConn

A conservative commentator was arrested at the University of Connecticut's "It's OK to be White" event on Tuesday after a fight broke out between him and an audience member, according to the university. Lucian Wintrich’s speech ended

Author=ABC News

House conservative calls for special counsel's resignation

A conservative House Republican is calling on special counsel Robert Mueller to resign, citing what he says is a conflict of interest because of Mueller's "close friendship" with fired FBI Director James Comey. The argument from Arizona Rep

Author=ABC News

Operative Offered Trump Campaign ‘Kremlin Connection’ Using N.R.A. Ties

A conservative operative told a campaign aide he could arrange a back-channel meeting between Donald J. Trump and President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia through his pro-gun connections.

Author=Nicholas Fandos

Conservative site funded project that led to Trump dossier

A conservative publication set in motion the research that led to a dossier that includes unverified claims regarding ties between President Trump and Russia, the publication revealed on Friday.

Author=Alicia Cohn

Worker Fatally Shot on Manhattan's West Side; Gunman Found Dead: NYPD

A construction foreman was fatally shot inside a building on Manhattan's West Side Thursday morning, and the worker who allegedly killed him was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot over an hour...

Author=Tracie Strahan and Rana Novini

Thousands Evacuate Outer Banks After Power Outage

A construction mishap severed a transmission line that brings electricity to Hatteras and Ocracoke, N.C., prompting officials to order evacuations.

Author=Jacey Fortin and Liam Stack

Turkey 'to make new arrest in US visa row'

A consulate worker's detention last week led to a diplomatic row, with visa services scaled back.

Author=BBC News

Donald Trump's Hands: Maybe They're Really Good?

A contemplation.

Author=Jason Linkins

Penn State employee eyed as witness in Beta Theta Pi preliminary hearing

A contempt hearing has been scheduled for Penn State assistant athletic director Tim Bream, who was called as a witness in Friday’s hearing regarding the death of Timothy Piazza.


PSU hazing judge orders trainer Bream to court

A contempt hearing has been set in the Penn State fraternity hazing case for assistant athletic director Tim Bream, listed as head football trainer, after the defense said it had failed to serve him with a subpoena.


Chief Of Puerto Rico's Power Authority Resigns Under Fire

A continuing controversy over a $300 million contract with a small Montana electrical firm to restore power in Puerto Rico was one of many "distractions," says the island's governor.


Explosives found near German market

A controlled explosion is carried out on a device next to a Potsdam Christmas market.


Trump's Russian web grows with Miss Universe links

A controversial meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer was facilitated by a colorful collection of associates who can be traced back to a Miss Universe pageant in Moscow in 2013.

Author=Ivan Watson, Barbara Arvanitidis and Darya Tarasova, CNN

Korean war simulation estimated 20,000 deaths daily in South Korea, retired US general says

A conventional war with North Korea could result in about 20,000 deaths per day in South, according to U.S. estimates.

Author=Jeff Daniels

Cop killer executed in Alabama despite lawsuit over lethal injection

A convicted cop killer was executed in Alabama on Thursday night despite his claims in a lawsuit that the state’s execution method was cruel and unusual.


U.S.-led coalition says still monitoring IS convoy in Syria

A convoy of Islamic State fighters and their families being evacuated into jihadist territory in east Syria remained in government-held areas of Syria on Friday, U.S.-led forces said.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Los Angeles Fire Started in Homeless Encampment, Officials Say

A cooking fire ignited a blaze that burned more than 400 acres and destroyed six homes in the Bel-Air neighborhood, according to investigators.

Author=Jennifer Medina

Cincinnati school releases video of boy knocked out in bathroom

A coroner has asked Cincinnati police to treat the suicide of an 8-year-old boy "as a homicide until proven otherwise."

Author=David Boroff

Police: Man murders student, transports body in 'Lyft'

A coroner has determined the cause of death for the murdered Temple college student.

Author=Bob Brooks, Annie McCormick

US teen died after drinking caffeine too quickly, coroner says

A coroner says the healthy 16-year-old drank several highly-caffeinated drinks too quickly.

Author=BBC News

Las Vegas shooting victims all died of gunshot wounds, coroner's report finds

A coroner’s report confirmed Thursday that all 58 people killed during the Las Vegas shooting on Oct. 1 died of gunshot wounds.

Author=Elizabeth Zwirz

Otto Warmbier's body showed no signs of torture, coroner's reports says

A coroner’s report on Otto Warmbier revealed small scars, but no signs of torture, were found on the American student’s body -- the shocking news coming hours after his parents’ detailed the horrifying shape Warmbier was in after 15 months imprisonm


Hundreds of counterprotesters leaving downtown Durham, NC, saying KKK march off

A counterprotest against a rumored march by the Klu Klux Klan in Durham, NC is breaking up, with organizers saying white supremacists who were planning to marchon Friday have turned back.


Officer shoots, injures attacker near Notre Dame in Paris, police say - The Boston Globe

A counterterrorism investigation has been opened after an assailant attacked police with a hammer outside Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.


In demanding Hariri's return, Lebanese find rare unity

A country long divided by sectarian conflicts, Lebanon has found a rare point of unity since Saad al-Hariri's shock resignation as prime minister: Lebanese of all stripes want him to come back from Saudi Arabia and to continue his work as premier.

Author=Imad Creidi

Kim Davis Once Denied Him A Marriage License, Now Kentucky Man Seeks Her Job

A county clerk's race in Kentucky rose to national prominence after David Ermold announced he will run against Davis, who opposes gay marriage and denied him and his partner a marriage license.

Author=Amy Held

Kim Davis Once Denied Him A Marriage License. Now Kentucky Man Seeks Her Job

A county clerk's race in Kentucky rose to national prominence after David Ermold announced he will run against Davis, who opposes same-sex marriage and denied him and his partner a marriage license.

Author=Amy Held

Coroner to reopen case into 8-year-old's hanging after school releases video

A county coroner in Ohio plans to take a new look at the hanging death of an 8-year-old boy, initially ruled a suicide in January, amid the release of surveillance video.

Author=ABC News

California's House Republicans are crucial to this week's healthcare push. Here's where they stand

A couple dozen Republicans are undecided on the latest GOP healthcare law. Eight of them are Californians.

Author=Sarah D. Wire

Dogs face 'debarking' surgery after neighbors sue over noise

A couple in Oregon must surgically remove their dogs’ vocal cords in a procedure known as “debarking” after their neighbors complained the incessant noise had disrupted their lives for more than a …

Author=Joshua Rhett Miller

Analysis | Trump who? Republicans seem to be totally ignoring the president on taxes.

A couple of days after Trump promised Republicans won't touch 401(k)s, top GOP tax writers are openly considering changing them.


Officers jump on water slide while out on a call

A couple of officers in North Carolina are going viral after having a little fun in the sun while out on a street  complaint.


Analysis | All about ‘regular order’ and why it could make or break Republicans’ Obamacare repeal

A couple of senators have suggested that they would base their votes on a return to regular order. But what does that term even mean?


Travel ruling paves way for more refugees, but appeal awaits

A court decision on President Donald Trump’s travel ban has reopened a window for tens of thousands of refugees to enter the United States, and the government is looking to quickly close it.


Virginia court tosses out one-vote victory that briefly ended GOP majority in House

A court determined one ballot should have been counted for Del. David Yancey, erasing Shelly Simonds’ win. Now, it seems it will be resolved by a coin toss.


FBI reveals broader use of grand jury subpoenas in Clinton email probe

A court filing discloses the bureau employed a legal tool to seek emails from accounts of some she corresponded with.


Virginia election now tied after GOP challenge. Winner to be decided by drawing lots

A court has now declared a tie in a Virginia House election that one day earlier appeared to have gone to a Democrat by a single vote.

Author=Jenny Jarvie

Samsung Heir Is Found Guilty of Corruption in Blockbuster Trial

A court in South Korea sentenced Lee Jae-yong to five years for bribery and embezzlement in a case that highlighted the power of the country’s corporate empires.

Author=Jeyup S. Kwaak and Paul Mozur

India’s ‘guru of bling’ convicted of rape

A court on Friday found Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, leader of India's Dera Sacha Sauda sect, guilty of rape in a case that has gone on for years.


Jakarta governor sentenced to 2 years prison for blasphemy

A court on Tuesday sentenced the minority Christian governor of Indonesia’s capital to two years in prison for blaspheming the Quran, a shocking decision that undermines the country’s reputation for practicing a moderate form of Islam.


Shooter in deadly California rampage wasn't allowed to have guns

A court order issued in February after Kevin Neal allegedly stabbed a neighbor barred him from owning firearms


Judge rejects revised Texas voter ID law

A court rules that the state's process still discriminates against minorities.


Israeli soldier who killed wounded Palestinian attacker loses appeal

A court upholds an 18-month sentence for Elor Azaria, who killed a wounded Palestinian attacker.

Author=BBC News

Reform and royal rivalry: milestones in Saudi crown prince's ascent

A crackdown on corruption ordered by Saudi Arabia's crown prince caps a frenetic 2-1/2 years in which he has tried to remodel a conservative kingdom ruled by cautious elderly men into a modern state no longer dependent on oil.

Author=William Maclean

Huge crane atop Miami high-rise collapses in Irma's winds

A crane atop a high-rise building under construction collapsed Sunday in downtown Miami amid strong winds from Hurricane Irma.

Author=Jason Dearen, Adriana Gomez Licon and Jennifer Kay

Robert E. Lee statue removal crane involved in deadly Dallas crash

A crane set to aid in the removal of a controversial Texas statue of Robert E. Lee collided with a semitrailer Sunday night, killing the driver of the truck, police said.


Navy to Suspend Operations in Global Safety Check After Second Deadly Collision

A crash involving the destroyer John S. McCain near Singapore raises questions about Navy safety two months after a similar collision killed seven people.

Author=Eric Schmitt, Hannah Beech and Motoko Rich

Passengers stop crazed man from rushing the cockpit during flight

A crazed man threatened to detonate a bomb aboard a Malaysia Airlines plane, and tried to enter the cockpit — but was thwarted by a group of “heroic” passengers, officials said. Manodh …

Author=Yaron Steinbuch

Passengers stop crazed man from rushing the cockpit during flight

A crazed man threatened to detonate a bomb aboard a Malaysia Airlines plane, and tried to enter the cockpit — but was thwarted by a group of “heroic” passengers, officials said. M…

Author=Yaron Steinbuch

Splatoon 2 Review in Progress

A crazy and clever co-op mode helps this team-based shooter make a splash.


Cathay Pacific crew saw North Korean missile from plane

A crew on board a Cathay Pacific aircraft saw a North Korean missile blow up over the Sea of Japan last week, the airline told CNBC on Monday.

Author=Holly Ellyatt

N.C.A.A. Coaches, Adidas Executive Face Charges; Pitino’s Program Implicated

A criminal complaint filed in Manhattan charged that several coaches used their positions to solicit and obtain bribes from a financial adviser and business manager to steer athletes to them.

Author=Marc Tracy

Foul Play Suspected in Case of 4 Young Men Missing in Pennsylvania

A criminal investigation has been launched in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, after four young men have gone missing in recent days.<br />Matthew Weintraub, the Bucks County District Attorney, on Monday called the search...

Author=David Chang, Dan Stamm

Eight Dead From Sweltering Nursing Home as Florida Struggles After Irma

A criminal investigation was opened into a nursing home where eight died after the air-conditioning failed, a situation the governor called “unfathomable.”

Author=Neil Reisner, Sheri Fink and Vivian Yee

Ku Klux Klan rally begins amid tension in Charlottesville

A crowd of counterprotesters show up to oppose the Klan.


Police say NY mall evacuated after gun discharges into floor

A crowded mall in New York's Hudson Valley was evacuated Sunday after a gun discharged into the floor, causing minor injuries to two bystanders, police said. The gun went off shortly after 3 p.m. at the Galleria at Crystal Run in Middletown, about 70

Author=ABC News

Police say NY mall evacuated after gun discharges into floor

A crowded mall in New York's Hudson Valley was evacuated Sunday after a man shot a gun into the floor, causing minor injuries to two bystanders, police said. It wasn't clear whether the gunfire shortly after 3 p.m. at the Galleria at Crystal Run

Author=ABC News

NY mall evacuated after gun discharges into floor

A crowded mall in New York’s Hudson Valley was evacuated after a man shot a gun into the floor, causing minor injuries

Author=Associated Press

ISIS releases alleged al-Baghdadi tape, as shadowy leader appears to again escape death

A cryptic new audio message purported to be from Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi appears to prove the shadowy ISIS strongman has cheated death yet again, despite Moscow's claims he was killed in battle.


Activist Erica Garner, daughter of police chokehold victim, is in a coma after heart attack

A CT scan showed “major brain damage from a lack of oxygen while in cardiac arrest,” a representative said.


Cuban military plane crashes, killing 8 troops on board

A Cuban military plane crashed into a hillside Saturday in the western province of Artemisa, killing eight troops on board, the government said.


CUNY professor allegedly sold fake medical certificates

A CUNY professor has helped potentially thousands of New Yorkers get medical jobs, including work in city hospitals, using fake medical certificates and phony adult-education classes, prosecutors c…

Author=Kaja Whitehouse

Rancho Tehama shooting: Custodian diverted shooter, saved lives

A custodian at Rancho Tehama Elementary School is being credited with diverting the attention of Tuesday's shooter just long enough to save lives.

Author=Mike Chapman

Attorney to ex-Twitter employee who deactivated Trump account: 'Get a lawyer'

A cybersecurity attorney, has this advice to the Twitter employee said to have pulled the plug on President Trump's email account: "Don't say anything and get a lawyer."

Author=Joe Uchill

Cyclist offers Donald Trump a middle fingered salute

A cyclist has become an internet sensation after flipping Donald Trump the finger as she was overtaken by the presidential motorcade.


Judge Tosses Jury’s Conviction Of Woman Who Laughed At Jeff Sessions, Orders New Trial

A D.C. judge tossed out the conviction of a woman arrested after laughing during Sessions' Senate confirmation hearing.

Author=Ryan J. Reilly

Stampede at Indian train station kills at least 22

A daily commute in Mumbai, India’s financial capital, turned into a scene of horror.


One killed, 8 injured at gender reveal party

A daily roundup of national news.


Dallas prosecutor fired after accusing Uber driver of kidnapping

A Dallas County district attorney was fired from her job after she accused her Uber driver of kidnapping.

Author=Minyvonne Burke

Dallas Cowboys watch party turns deadly

A Dallas Cowboys watch party in Texas turned deadly Sunday night — with seven people being gunned down in cold blood by man who barged in with an “automatic” weapon, reports say. …

Author=Chris Perez

Dallas Cowboys watch party turns deadly

A Dallas Cowboys watch party in Texas turned deadly Sunday night when seven people were gunned down in cold blood by a man who barged in with an automatic weapon, reports say. The shooter, who was …

Author=Chris Perez

Texas lawyer fired after argument with Uber driver

A Dallas prosecutor was fired from her job in the district attorney's office after an Uber driver says she berated and threatened him. Shaun Platt, 26, said he was driving Texas lawyer Jody Warner home from Capitol Pub in East Dallas last Friday nigh

Author=ABC News

Texas lawyer fired after argument with Uber driver

A Dallas prosecutor was fired from her job in the district attorney's office after an Uber driver says she called him an "idiot" and threatened him. Shaun Platt, 26, said he was driving Texas lawyer Jody Warner home from Capitol Pub in East

Author=ABC News

Evacuation as Puerto Rico dam bursts

A dam has failed and caused "extremely dangerous" flooding in hurricane-hit Puerto Rico.

Author=BBC News

Hurricane Maria Live Updates: Structural Damage at Dam Prompts Evacuations in Puerto Rico

A dam in northwestern Puerto Rico suffered structural damage on Friday, the governor said at a news conference, prompting evacuations of areas nearby in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.

Author=The New York Times

Liberal journalists who reportedly sent tips to Milo Yiannopoulos scramble in wake of report

A damning Buzzfeed article reported on liberal writers leaking intel with the tyrannical former Breitbart editor


Submarine owner detained over journalist's disappearance

A Danish court ordered the owner of an amateur-built submarine Saturday held in pre-trial detention for 24 days while police investigate the disappearance of a Swedish journalist who had been on the ship before it sank.


Police: Danish inventor admits dismembering journalist

A Danish inventor has admitted dismembering a Swedish journalist who disappeared from his homemade submarine and has changed his story about how she died.

Author=Associated Press

Danish inventor admits dismembering journalist

A Danish inventor has admitted to dismembering the body of Swedish journalist Kim Wall on his privately build submarine but continues to deny killing her, Danish police said.

Author=Susanne Gargiulo

Danish inventor admits dismembering journalist

A Danish inventor has admitted to dismembering the body of Swedish journalist Kim Wall on his privately built submarine but continues to deny killing her, Danish police said.

Author=Susanne Gargiulo

Kim Wall and Danish submarine: What we know and what we don't

A Danish inventor is accused of the negligent manslaughter of a missing Swedish journalist.

Author=BBC News

Tragedy as famous daredevil climber plunges to death from well-known skyscraper

A daredevil climber was attempting to scale a 62-story skyscraper in China when he plunged to his death, according to media reports.

Author=James Rogers

UK has 'huge concerns' over Uber breach

A data breach affecting 57 million customers and drivers should not have been concealed, the information commissioner says.


Left-wing activists downplay antifa violence at Berkeley rally, vow resistance to ‘alt-right’

A day after 13 people were arrested at the protest, activists vowed to continue their resistance against white nationalists and the “alt-right.”

Author=David DeBolt, Tammerlin Drummond

Tensions remain high in St. Louis after officer is acquitted of killing unarmed black man

A day after a police officer's acquittal in the shooting of an unarmed black man, tensions remained high in the city.

Author=Kurtis Lee

Three Hills residents reflect on emergency preparedness after tornado touch down

A day after a tornado touched down in a Central Alberta town, residents are reflecting on the emergency and learning how to be more prepared in the future.

Author=Taylor Oseen

Trump Blasts LaVar Ball: ‘I Should Have Left Them in Jail!’

A day after Ball downplayed President Trump’s involvement in getting three U.C.L.A. players safely out of China, the president fired back on Twitter.

Author=Benjamin Hoffman

Brazil markets steady after scathing indictment of president

A day after Brazil’s top prosecutor formally accused President Michel Temer of corruption in a scathing indictment, markets largely shrugged off the news Tuesday in a sign that the leader’s departure may not be imminent.


Texas to California on travel ban: Get a life

A day after California banned state-funded travel to Texas, citing a new Lone Star adoption law they say is discriminatory, Texas officials on Friday mocked the decision as a cheap political stunt. A day after California banned state-funded travel to Te

Author=Mike Ward, Houston Chronicle

Texas responds to California LGBT travel ban, saying Golden State firms 'fleeing over taxation and regulation'

A day after California officials said they are banning state workers from traveling to Texas on official business, an aide to Republica...

Author=Patrick McGreevy

Trump rips CNN for response to GIF, says 'they’ve hurt themselves'

A day after CNN’s president complained President Trump was trying to “bully” the network, Trump on Thursday again lambasted the channel as being “dishonest” and “fake news” -- and suggested they took his infamous wrestling GIF too seriously.


Huckabee Sanders: WH supports sanctions bill

A day after congressional negotiators announced an agreement on a Russian sanctions bill, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the administration was also on board.

Author=Eli Watkins, CNN

With Awkward Timing, Trump Meets Top Russian Official

A day after dismissing the F.B.I. director amid an investigation into the Trump campaign’s contacts with Russian officials, the president met with Foreign Minister Sergey V. Lavrov.

Author=David E. Sanger and Neil MacFarquhar

Trump Demands That Senators Find a Way to Replace Obamacare

A day after he seemed to give up his legislative push, President Trump summoned Republican senators to tell them not to leave Washington until they repeal and replace Obamacare.

Author=Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Thomas Kaplan and Maggie Haberman

Trubisky booed by Bulls fans at United Center

A day after he was drafted second overall by the Bears, quarterback Mitchell Trubisky attended the Bulls-Celtics playoff game at the United Center, where he was greeted with some boos.


Hardball politics: GOP-Democrat anxiety in aftermath of shooting

A day after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., was shot at practice Wednesday morning, the game took on a new meaning.

Author=Al Weaver

Report: Clippers, Nuggets, Hawks agree to deal involving Gallinari, Crawford

A day after it was first reported as being a possibility, a three-team deal involving the Clippers, Nuggets and Hawks has been agreed to.


NBC silent on whether MSNBC's Chris Matthews could face other sexual harassment accusations

A day after it was revealed that NBC paid money to a female staffer in 1999 who accused MSNBC’s Chris Matthews of sexual harassment, the network kept mum Sunday about whether there were other women who had accused the long-time host of inappropriate beh

Author=Robert Gearty

Trump Blasts LaVar Ball: ‘I Should Have Left Them in Jail!’

A day after Mr. Ball downplayed President Trump’s involvement in getting three U.C.L.A. players safely out of China, the president fired back on Twitter.

Author=Benjamin Hoffman

Trump rips China after N.Korea missile test

A day after North Korea tested a ballistic missile that it claims can reach all of the United States, US President Donald Trump ripped China for not reining in Kim Jong Un and his missile program.

Author=Brad Lendon, CNN

Putin: North Korea crisis could be 'impossible' to solve

A day after predicting "global catastrophe" if North Korea's nuclear tests lead to anything other than talks, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said the situation may be "impossible" to resolve.

Author=Hilary Whiteman, CNN

Why Trump is reaching out and even praising dictators: It's strategy

A day after President Trump said he'd be "honored" to meet North Korean dictator, he called Putin. What's going on?

Author=Brian Bennett, Tracy Wilkinson

War With North Korea Not Imminent, Officials Say, but U.S. Would Still Win

A day after President Trump threatened North Korea with “fire and fury,” his top advisers lowered the heat.

Author=Peter Baker, Gardiner Harris and Eileen Sullivan

Energized Trump Sees Bipartisan Path, at Least for Now

A day after reaching a fiscal deal with Democrats, the president waged peace with the opposition party in hopes of finding more areas of agreement.

Author=Peter Baker and Sheryl Gay Stolberg

Trump insults and threatens GOP senators in long rant after health bill failure

A day after Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare collapsed, Trump wrote they “look like fools” and went after the filibuster, which had nothing to do with the vote.


GOP predicts few defections on tax vote

A day after rolling out their tax-reform bill, House Republicans on Friday appeared bullish they would soon pass the first overhaul of the U.S. tax system in more than three decades.

Author=Naomi Jagoda and Scott Wong

Chris Cornell's Death: Mental Health Experts Talk Depression, Suicide & Ativan

A day after Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell was found dead of an apparent suicide in his Detroit hotel room, mental health experts talk depression, suicide and the dangers of Ativan.


US supersonic bombers fly over Korean Peninsula

A day after the death of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for more than a year, the United States flew a pair of supersonic bombers over the Korean Peninsula in a show of force, South Korean officials said.


A Capital Consumed by Talk of Scandal and Suspicion

A day after the first charges from the investigation into Russian election interference, the president seethed, his party ducked and the opposition chortled.

Author=Peter Baker and Sheryl Gay Stolberg

Distrust of Senate grows within GOP

A day after the GOP presented a united front around the rollout of President Trump’s tax plan, House Republicans are expressing deep reservations about the Senate’s ability to get the job done.

Author=Alexander Bolton

U.S. Navy chief warns his forces are ready, despite deadly crashes

A day after the Navy's fourth collision in the Asia-Pacific, the head of U.S. forces in the region warned adversaries not to perceive the military as weak.

Author=Tom O'Connor

Chinese Foreign Minister Meets With North Korean Counterpart and Urges Restraint

A day after the U.N. imposed new sanctions, the Chinese foreign minister told the North not to “provoke the international society’s good will.”

Author=Gardiner Harris

Police Capture Suspect In Deadly Walmart Shooting In Colorado

A day after three customers were shot dead inside the suburban Denver store, authorities arrested the suspected gunman.

Author=Amy Held

Trump Looms as Kushner Companies Courts Investors in China

A day after wooing wealthy Chinese in Beijing, Jared Kushner’s family firm offered attendees in Shanghai a path toward living in the U.S. in exchange for investments.

Author=Keith Bradsher, Ailin Tang and Jesse Drucker

With Trump Name Unspoken, Kushners Seek Investors in Shanghai

A day after wooing wealthy Chinese in Beijing, Jared Kushner’s family firm offered visas to another audience in exchange for investment in a project.

Author=Keith Bradsher and Ailin Tang

Leaked Images Show Google Pixel 2 XL Smartphone With Minimal Bezels

A day ahead of Google's October hardware event, serial mobile leaker Evan Blass has shared images of the company's new 6-inch Pixel 2 XL...


Thanksgiving for Native Americans: Four Voices on a Complicated Holiday

A day of celebration and overeating is for some a time of mourning and a testament to the strength of a culture.

Author=Julie Turkewitz

Analysis | Recapping a stunningly bad two weeks for the Trump White House

A day-by-day breakdown of a remarkable two weeks.


Analysis | What happened and when: The timeline leading up to Donald Trump Jr.’s fateful meeting

A day-by-day, hour-by-hour look at a critical meeting.


Tax Fight Gets Personal as Senators Spar Over Bill

A daylong debate over taxes devolved into an angry shouting match as Senators Orrin Hatch and Sherrod Brown sparred over whether the bill favored the rich.

Author=Alan Rappeport

Turkish security officials indicted following Erdogan's May DC visit

A DC grand jury returned indictments against 15 Turkish security officials and four other individuals Tuesday on charges of attacking protesters during an incident outside the Turkish ambassador's residence on May 16, 2017.

Author=Mary Kay Mallonee and Laura Koran, CNN

Freeman High School: Suspected gunman posted troubling YouTube videos

A deadly shooting at a Rockford, Washington high school left one student dead and three injured


Israel Embassy shooting in Jordan complicates shrine crisis

A deadly shooting at Israel’s Embassy in Jordan further complicated Israeli government efforts on Monday to find a way out of an escalating crisis over Jerusalem’s most contested holy site, including mass Muslim prayer protests and Israeli-Palestinian


Analysis | Why Trump should be nervous, but not panicking, after Michael Flynn’s lawyers cut off communication

A deal between Flynn and investigators is not guaranteed, and any information Flynn could provide might not relate to collusion with Russia.


U.S. sells Qatar $12B worth of fighter jets days after Trump accuses country of funding terrorism

A deal between the United States and Qatar for F-15 fighter jets and a visit to Doha by two American warships on Thursday showed the vital military links

Author=Jon Gambrell

US fighter jet deal, ship visit show military links to Qatar

A deal between the United States and Qatar for F-15 fighter jets and a visit to Doha by two American warships on Thursday showed the vital military links Washington maintains with a country now in a dispute with several other Arab nations.

Author=Military Times

Aetna stock soars on report of potential acquisition by CVS Health

A deal for pharmacy giant CVS to buy Aetna for more than $200 a share would value the insurer at more than $66 billion, report says

Author=Kevin McCoy

Russia-backed Syrian safe zones plan goes into effect

A deal hammered out by Russia, Turkey and Iran to set up “de-escalation zones” in mostly opposition-held parts of Syria went into effect Saturday.


US dismisses Russia’s ban on military aircraft over Syria safe zones

A deal hammered out by Russia, Turkey and Iran to set up de-escalation zones in mostly opposition-held parts of Syria went into effect in the early hours of Saturday.


Conservatives agree pact with DUP to support May government

A deal is agreed that will see the DUP support Theresa May in Parliament after two weeks of talks.

Author=BBC News

Senate rushes tax bill forward, but Republicans split over key details

A deal struck to win over one key GOP holdout faces opposition from other party members.


North Korea Rouses Neighbors to Reconsider Nuclear Weapons

A debate is raging in both Japan and South Korea about the nuclear option, driven by the North’s rapidly advancing capabilities and concern the United States might hesitate to defend its allies.

Author=David E. Sanger, Choe Sang-Hun and Motoko Rich

Billions lost in nuclear power projects, with more bills due

A decade ago, utilities were persuading politicians around the country to let them spend big to go nuclear.


Director: Louise Linton’s Ex Paid $200K to Get Her Cast in a Movie (Exclusive)

A decade before Louise Linton became infamous for bragging about her and husband Steven Mnuchin's vast wealth, she secured a film role because her then-husband gave about $200,000 to the production, the film's director exclusively told TheWrap.

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The iPhone 10 years in: Everything that's changed from 2007 to 2017

A decade's worth of iPhone design, features and more.

Author=Chris Velazco

Family calls Decatur sailor who died in USS McCain collision 'our pride and joy'

A Decatur native was one of those identified by the Navy as one of 10 missing sailors confirmed dead Sunday after a collision a week ago near Singapore between

Author=Grace Wong

For Britain’s Labour Party, a Mild Defeat May Be Worst of All

A decent showing in Thursday’s election, which seems likely, would bolster Jeremy Corbyn and his hard-left policies — delaying the overhaul that many in the party believe it needs.

Author=Steven Erlanger

Canada decision to pay former Gitmo prisoner criticized

A decision by the Canadian government to apologize and give millions of dollars to a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner who pleaded guilty to killing a U.S. soldier in Afghanistan came under mounting criticism on Tuesday.


ESPN Pulls a Broadcaster, Robert Lee, and Encounters a Storm

A decision that a broadcaster who shares a name with a Confederate general should not call a Virginia game in Charlottesville has been met with criticism.

Author=Marc Tracy

World Awaits Trump Decision on U.S. Future in Paris Accord

A decision to withdraw, some observers say, would render the landmark agreement toothless, despite promises by China and others to live up to the deal anyway.

Author=Michael D. Shear and Coral Davenport

Trump Administration Touts Border Arrests as Proof of Crackdown on Illegal Immigration

A decrease in arrests at the border shows that the administration’s deterrence efforts are effective, Homeland Security officials said.

Author=Ron Nixon

Saudi government says it will allow women to drive

A decree signed by King Salman said the “majority of senior scholars’’ had deemed the change legitimate.


Kim Jong Un swipes his teenage sex slaves from schools, a defector claims

A defector also accused the North Korean leader of murdering 11 people with anti-aircraft guns and running their remains over with tanks.

Author=Greg Price

Border without doctors? South Koreans urge more funding for trauma care after defector drama

A defector’s treatment for critical injuries suffered during a dramatic dash from North Korea has highlighted a shortage of South Korean trauma doctors and again underscored Seoul's lack of preparedness in the event of hostilities with Pyongyang.

Author=Josh Smith and Heekyong Yang

The Latest: Guilty plea in boy's death avoids death penalty

A defense lawyer says a California man pleaded guilty to the killing of his 5-year-old son to avoid the death penalty.


10-year-old boy leads cops on 100-mph joyride

A defiant 10-year-old boy led police on a 45-mile chase in Ohio on Thursday that exceeded 100 mph — the second time in as many weeks he took off for a joyride. Dashcam video from the Ohio State Hig…

Author=Joshua Rhett Miller

Defiant Pelosi says she's not going anywhere

A defiant Nancy Pelosi made it clear she's not going anywhere, brushing off critics from her own party saying "I think I'm worth the trouble."

Author=Deirdre Walsh, CNN Senior Congressional Producer

Trump: I'm willing to testify under oath about Comey claims

A defiant President Donald Trump said Friday he was willing to testify under oath about his conversations with James Comey, further fueling the swirling controversy ignited by the fired FBI director's bombshell testimony before the Senate on Thursday

Author=Dan Merica and Kevin Liptak, CNN

New Jersey Sen. Menendez bribery trial begins with possible political implications

A defiant Sen. Robert Menendez arrived at a federal courthouse in Newark, New Jersey Wednesday morning for the start of a long-awaited federal corruption trial. Menendez, D-N.J., is accused of accepting nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign donations fr

Author=ABC News

Defiant Venezuela president mocks Trump after U.S. sanctions

A defiant Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro mocked the sanctions Washington slapped on him Monday after Sunday's election of a new legislative superbody that prompted the White House to call him a dictator for "seizing absolute power."

Author=Hugh Bronstein, Patricia Zengerle and Matt Spetalnick

Two killed at Israeli building in Amman

A delivery worker and another Jordanian died after an Israeli security guard was attacked.

Author=BBC News

Israeli embassy in Amman: Two die after 'screwdriver attack'

A delivery worker and the building's landlord died after an Israeli security guard was attacked.

Author=BBC News

Delta Passenger Allegedly Assaults Crew Member, Arrested at Seattle Airport

A Delta Air Lines flight from Seattle to Beijing turned back after takeoff Thursday evening after a passenger assaulted a flight-crew member -- an incident that left both people and another passenger injured -- FBI and airport representatives said. The


Delta passenger assaults crew member, officials say; 3 injured

A Delta Air Lines flight from Seattle to Beijing turned back after takeoff Thursday evening after a passenger assaulted a flight-crew member -- an incident that left both people and another passenger injured -- FBI and airport representatives said.

Author=Jon Ostrower and Jason Hanna, CNN

Delta flight 'security incident' leaves 3 injured

A Delta Air Lines flight from Seattle to Beijing turned back after takeoff Thursday night following a "security incident" in the first-class cabin.

Author=Jon Ostrower, CNN

Delta flight 'security incident' leaves 3 injured

A Delta Air Lines flight turned back after takeoff from Seattle to Beijing on Thursday night following a "security incident" in the first class cabin.

Author=Jon Ostrower, CNN

Delta flight 'security incident' leaves 3 injured

A Delta Air Lines flight turned back soon after takeoff from Seattle to Beijing on Thursday night after a security incident in the first class cabin.

Author=Jon Ostrower, CNN

Man fought to open hatch during China-bound flight from Seattle - FBI

A Delta Air Lines passenger was charged on Friday with instigating a mid-air brawl with flight attendants and other passengers who fought desperately to restrain him as he tried opening the exit door of a plane bound from Seattle to China.

Author=Steve Gorman

Delta Airlines flight returned to airport after flight attendant assaulted

A Delta Airlines flight bound for Beijing returned to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport after a passenger assaulted and injured a flight attendant, officials said.


Plane returns to Seattle after assault on flight attendant

A Delta Airlines flight headed for Beijing returned to Washington after a passenger assaulted a flight attendant nearly an hour into the trip, officials said.


Oklahoma City Thunder's plane ends up with massive dent in nose on flight to Chicago

A Delta Airlines spokesperson told The Oklahoman that a bird likely was the culprit but several players were still asking for answers on social media.


Unruly Delta passenger arrested after assault

A Delta passenger tried to open an exit door in flight and fought flight attendants before one of them hit him with two wine bottles, a criminal complaint says.

Author=Jon Ostrower and Jason Hanna, CNN

Are White House lawyers preparing for the worst as they research impeachment proceedings against Trump?

A Democrat Congressman earlier this week called for Trump to be impeached over his alleged attempts to derail an FBI investigation.

Author=Tom Porter

Dem lawmaker: Trump told widow of fallen soldier he 'knew what he signed up for'

A Democratic congresswoman is claiming that President Trump made insensitive remarks to the widow of a soldier killed in an ambush in Niger.

Author=Jacqueline Thomsen

Gun proposal picks up GOP support

A Democratic proposal to ban a special accessory known as a bump stock, which allows semi-automatic guns to fire several hundred rounds a minute, is gaining unexpected support from Republicans in both chambers.

Author=Alexander Bolton and Scott Wong

Trump Denies Telling Army Widow Her Husband ‘Knew What He Signed Up For’

A Democratic representative from Florida said she overheard a phone call the president made to the widow of Sgt. La David T. Johnson, a Green Beret who was killed in an ambush in Niger.

Author=Eileen Sullivan

Missouri Democratic state senator says she hopes Trump is assassinated

A Democratic state senator in Missouri is apologizing and facing resignation calls for posting on Facebook Thursday she hopes President Trump is assassinated.


Everything you need to know about the 2018 midterm elections

A Democratic wave may be building on the horizon. But it's not at all clear it will be enough to swamp Republicans' sturdy defenses.

Author=Alex Seitz-Wald, Benjy Sarlin

Protesters Ejected From Erdogan’s New York Speech

A demonstrator who got up and shouted "Terrorist!" at Turkey's president during a speech at a hotel on Thursday was grabbed by bodyguards and rushed out of the hall as others in the emotional crowd pushed, shoved and shouted.


Democrats Seethe After Georgia Loss: ‘Our Brand Is Worse Than Trump’

A demoralizing special-election defeat has left some Democrats questioning the leadership and political strategy of Nancy Pelosi, the House minority leader.

Author=Alexander Burns and Jonathan Martin

Lee descendant resigns as pastor over racial justice comment

A descendant of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee has stepped down as pastor of a North Carolina church after negative reactions to his comments supporting racial justice during an MTV awards show.


Descendant of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee quits NC church over criticism

A descendant of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee is leaving his post at an NC church due to criticism that he promoted Black Lives Matter.


Lee descendant resigns as pastor over racial justice comment

A descendant of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee says he stepped down as pastor of a North Carolina church after negative reactions to his comments supporting racial justice during an MTV awards show "made it clear that I was no longer welcome there.&q

Author=ABC News

Gen. Robert E. Lee descendant leaves pulpit after backlash

A descendant of Gen. Robert E. Lee has stepped down as pastor of his North Carolina church after facing blowback over his comments denouncing racism and lauding the Black Lives Matter movement.

Author=Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN

Robert E. Lee descendant resigns as N.C. church's pastor over racial justice comment

A descendant of Robert E. Lee has stepped down as pastor of a North Carolina church after reactions to his support of racial justice during an MTV awards show.

Author=Jonathan Drew

Clock ticks in search for Argentine submarine

A desperate search for a missing Argentine submarine continued Thursday as the clock ticks on finding the 44 crew members before their air runs out.

Author=Laura Smith-Spark and Stefano Pozzebon, CNN

2-year-old Detroit Amber Alert girl safe after being kidnapped at gunpoint by mother's boyfriend

A desperate search is underway and an Amber Alert is active after a 2-year-old Detroit girl was kidnapped early Tuesday morning.


Five missing after Army helicopter goes down off Hawaii

A desperate search was underway Wednesday for five crew members who were aboard an Army helicopter that suddenly went down off of Hawaii.


Detective says basement video deleted in Penn State frat death

A detective in the case of a Penn State student who died following a fraternity event testified that someone deleted basement video from the night in question.


Baltimore detective killed day before testimony in police corruption case

A detective was fatally shot with his own gun just one day before he was set to testify before a federal grand jury in a case involving other officers.

Author=Kamini Ramdeen

Pakistan fuel tanker truck explosion kills at least 140

A devastating accident involving an exploding fuel tanker has left at least 140 people dead in eastern Pakistan, Nishtar Hospital said Sunday.

Author=Sophia Saifi, CNN

Pakistan oil tanker truck explosion kills at least 135

A devastating accident involving an exploding oil tanker has left at least 135 people dead in eastern Pakistan, according to the country's Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority.

Author=Sophia Saifi, CNN

Pakistan oil tanker truck explosion kills at least 135

A devastating accident involving an exploding oil tanker has left at least 135 people dead in eastern Pakistan, the country's Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority said.

Author=Sophia Saifi, CNN

Pakistan oil tanker truck explosion kills at least 140

A devastating accident involving an exploding oil tanker has left at least 140 people dead in eastern Pakistan, Nishtar Hospital said Sunday.

Author=Sophia Saifi, CNN

How Jared Kushner Became His Family’s ‘Fredo’

A devastating article in Vanity Fair details at length President Trump’s senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner’s track record of mediocrity and bad business decisions -- with the author comparing Kushner to the bumbling Fredo Corleone from The G

Author=Adam Shaw

Egypt vows forceful response after attack

A devastating gun and bomb attack on a mosque in the Sinai peninsula killed 235 people.


Egypt vows forceful response after massacre

A devastating gun and bomb attack on a mosque in the Sinai peninsula killed 300 people.


Major Apple security flaw grants admin access on macOS High Sierra without password

A devastating Mac vulnerability was publicly disclosed on Twitter.

Author=Chris Welch

Brewing Tropical Storm Cindy may threaten Texas, Louisiana coast with flooding rainfall

A developing tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico will drift northward and threaten the coast from Texas to Florida with flooding rainfall, severe thunderstorms and rip currents this week.


Spicer gets his audience with the pope

A devout Catholic, he told reporters ahead of President Donald Trump’s Vatican visit in May that he was looking forward to meeting the pope and had brought rosary beads to be blessed.


Saudi-Iran standoff: Missile fired at palace highlights tensions

A digital animation went viral this weekend, receiving almost 800,000 views in just three days and garnering attention in local newspapers.

Author=Ali Arouzi, Alexander Smith, Reuters

Could talks between North Korea and Trump be on the horizon? NK diplomat has interesting answer

A diplomat for North Korea …

Author=Justin Haskins

British woman diplomat found murdered; strangled in Lebanon

A diplomat working at the British Embassy in Lebanon was found dead Saturday by the side of a road, reportedly strangled, reports said.

Author=Katherine Lam

Qatar row: Five countries cut links with Doha

A diplomatic crisis erupts as Qatar's neighbours sever ties, accusing it of fuelling instability.

Author=BBC News

North Korea digged a trench and planted trees at the spot a soldier crossed in a dramatic defection last week

A diplomatic delegation including the top U.S. diplomat in South Korea visited the JSA on Wednesday.

Author=Sofia Lotto Persio

Some Republicans Dislike Health Insurance So Much They Don’t Mind If You Lose It

A dirty little secret of GOP health policy is conservatives’ desire for a 1950s-style system with high out-of-pocket costs and limited insurance.

Author=Ed Kilgore

Teens mock, laugh at drowning disabled Florida man in video

A disabled Florida man drowning in a pond was mocked by a group of teens while they laughed and recorded his final moments on video.

Author=Elizabeth Elizalde

Dispute at German club leaves worker, gunman dead

A disagreement in a German discotheque turned deadly Sunday after the disco operator's son-in-law left the club, returned with an assault rifle and started shooting, law enforcement officials said. A security guard was killed and four other people we

Author=ABC News

Raiders fire coach Del Rio after 3 seasons

A disappointing season in Oakland culminated with the Raiders firing head coach Jack Del Rio following Sunday's loss to division rival Chargers.


Pentagon Inquiry Seeks to Learn if Flynn Hid Foreign Payment

A disclosure by lawmakers also reveals that the former national security adviser is under investigation by the Defense Department.

Author=Emmarie Huetteman and Matthew Rosenberg

6 people dead in Orlando workplace shooting

A disgruntled former employee shot and killed five people at an Orlando, Florida, workplace Monday morning before killing himself, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said.

Author=Jay Croft and Tina Burnside, CNN

Gunman 'singled out' victims in Orlando shooting spree

A disgruntled former employee shot and killed five people at Fiamma Inc. in Orlando, Florida, on Monday morning before killing himself, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said.

Author=Jay Croft, CNN

Police: Ohio postal worker facing dismissal kills 2 bosses

A disgruntled mail carrier facing dismissal has been charged with aggravated murder for fatally shooting his supervisor at a suburban Ohio post office and with murder for killing a postmaster outside of her apartment complex. Twenty-four-year-old DeShaune

Author=ABC News

Roy Moore’s Fake Forgery Claim

A disingenuous distraction can’t overcome the handwriting on the wall.

Author=William Saletan

Hacking in Qatar Highlights a Shift Toward Espionage-for-Hire

A dispute among Persian Gulf states suggests that cyberattacks can be launched for the price of a few freelance hackers.

Author=David D. Kirkpatrick and Sheera Frenkel

Why Work Requirement Became a Theme of the Trump Budget

A dispute that goes to the heart of how conservatives and liberals view the role of work, and the problem of poverty more generally.

Author=Emily Badger

FACT CHECK: Did a Mandalay Bay Hotel Worker 'Vanish' After Giving an Interview?

A disreputable web site published an illogical and inaccurate conspiracy theory about a valet worker who reportedly had a brush with the Las Vegas gunman.


Fed Officials Divided on When to Begin Balance-Sheet Unwind

A divided Federal Reserve policy committee couldn’t reach an agreement in June on the timing of when to begin shrinking its massive balance sheet, according to minutes of the meeting.

Author=Craig Torres

Supreme Court blocks lower court rulings on Texas districts

A divided Supreme Court is blocking lower court rulings that ordered Texas to redraw some congressional and legislative districts.


Kennedy doesn't tip hand in gerrymandering case

A divided Supreme Court took up a partisan gerrymander case on Tuesday that could realign modern day politics

Author=Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter

Analysis | Shep Smith and Sean Hannity live in different realities. That’s a problem for Fox News.

A division between news and opinion is standard at many media outlets, but facts and alternative facts cannot coexist.


Southern Baptists are about to vote on a proposal to condemn ‘alt-right white supremacy’

A division broke out on Tuesday over the proposal not being brought up for a vote.


David Clarke, Milwaukee County Sheriff and Trump Supporter, Resigns

A divisive figure who rose to national attention last year during the Republican National Convention, Mr. Clarke previously said he had been offered a Homeland Security post.

Author=Matt Stevens

Analysis | Ex-DNC aide hits back hard at Clinton, says her campaign ignored data on Michigan, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin

A DNC data aide calls Clinton's criticism “bull****." And other Democratic data consultants basically agree.


Striking proposal shows Russia wanted to do more than cause chaos during the election

A document provided to the State Department by...

Author=Natasha Bertrand

Schumer Files Police Report After Fraudulent Document Emerges

A document that looks like a court filing suggests Senator Chuck Schumer harassed a staff member, but the staff member said any such claims are false.


Watch a heroic golden retriever save a baby deer from drowning

A dog pulled a baby deer from the water off the coast of Long Island this past weekend in New York.

Author=Lindsey Bever

Dog pulls baby deer from water to save it from drowning

A dog that saw a baby deer in danger of drowning in New York jumped in and dragged it to shore.


Dog found 'frozen solid' on porch in Ohio

A dog was found frozen solid on the porch of a Toledo, Ohio home as temperatures dropped to below zero this week.

Author=Justin Boggs

12 Browns players take knee during anthem

A dozen Browns players knelt in a circle to pray during the national anthem prior to Monday night's preseason game. Several other players stood nearby and put their hands on a kneeling teammate's shoulder.


‘We have work to do’: 12 Browns — including one white player — take a knee during anthem

A dozen Cleveland players knelt in a prayer circle, with others standing over them, in the largest protest to date by NFL players.


Girl Scouts say they 'stand alone,' as S.C. Cub, Boy Scouts welcome decision to allow girls

A dozen Cub Scouts could barely contain their excitement as pack leader Doug Logan struck a flint rod and a knife together to demonstrate how to start a fire.

Author=Angie Jackson

Dozen Alabama jailbirds make escape, several still on the run

A dozen inmates escaped from a jail in Alabama on Sunday evening sparking a massive manhunt.


Jailbreak: Inmates used peanut butter to fool guard

A dozen inmates escaped from an Alabama jail by using peanut butter to change the numbers


Jailbreak: Inmates used peanut butter to fool guard

A dozen inmates escaped from an Alabama jail by using peanut butter to change the numbers above a door and trick a new employee into opening another door that led outside, a sheriff said Monday. The inmates changed the number above a cell to the number th

Author=ABC News

Dozen Alabama jailbirds make escape, several still on the run

A dozen inmates made a brazen escape from an Alabama jail on Sunday, sparking a massive manhunt and the recapturing of at least eight of them.


12 Hurt as Another Inferno Devours Building in the Bronx

A dozen people were hurt, though all are expected to be OK, as a six-alarm fire swept through a multistory building near the Bronx Zoo.

Author=Tracie Strahan

House GOP unveils budget plan that attaches major spending cuts to coming tax overhaul bill

A draft budget proposal released Tuesday by the House Budget Committee calls for more than $200 billion in cuts from entitlement programs.


Five things to watch in Senate GOP’s ObamaCare repeal bill

A draft of the long-awaited Senate healthcare bill, crafted behind closed doors, will be publicly unveiled on Thursday.

Author=Rachel Roubein

U.K. Labour Party Offers Sharp Left Turn in Leaked Election Manifesto

A draft of the opposition party’s platform, published online, features tax increases and the nationalization of rail and energy companies.

Author=Stephen Castle

Southeast Asia summit draft statement skips over Rohingya crisis

A draft of the statement to be issued after a Southeast Asian summit makes no mention of the exodus of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar's Rakhine state following a military crackdown that has been described by the United Nations as ethnic cleansing.

Author=Reuters Editorial

North Korea crisis: US seeks Kim Jong-un asset freeze

A draft resolution targets North Korea's oil supply and leader Kim Jong-un's assets.

Author=BBC News

Senator: Comey's remarks on Clinton probe heavily edited

A draft statement former FBI Director James Comey prepared in anticipation of concluding the Hillary Clinton email case without criminal charges was heavily edited to change the "tone and substance" of the remarks, a Republican senator said Thur

Author=ABC News

Feedback App Lists iPad 'Drag and Drop' Feature Ahead of WWDC iOS 11 Preview

A Drag and Drop capability looks set to be coming to iPads in iOS 11, after a reference to the feature was spotted on Monday in Apple's own...


Steelers TE James 'sick' over overruled TD call

A dramatic ending to the Steelers-Patriots matchup turned controversial after officials overruled what appeared to be a go-ahead touchdown catch by the Steelers tight end Jesse James -- a decision derided by James and several of his teammates.


Jacinda Ardern Set to Lead New Zealand, Capping a Labour Revival

A dramatic show of support from a minor party has put Ms. Ardern in line to be the country’s youngest prime minister in more than 150 years.

Author=Charlotte Graham

Jacinda Ardern Set to Lead New Zealand, Capping a Labour Revival

A dramatic show of support from a minor party puts Ms. Ardern in line to be prime minister, giving the country its youngest leader in more than 150 years.

Author=Charlotte Graham

Wounded US soldiers set to testify before Bergdahl's sentencing

A dramatic testimony is set to ensue at the court today as Army Sgt.


Democrats in Split-Screen: The Base Wants It All. The Party Wants to Win.

A drawn-out Democratic struggle between liberals and pragmatists could spill into primaries and disrupt the party’s path to a majority.

Author=Alexander Burns and Jonathan Martin

Bomb cyclone blasts East Coast, threatens hurricane-force winds

A dreaded "bomb cyclone" is pounding the Northeast, dumping blinding snow hurled by wind gusts as strong as 60 mph.

Author=Nicole Chavez and Holly Yan, CNN

N. Carolina islands go dark, ending vacation for thousands

A dreamy summer vacation has turned into a messy, sweaty nightmare for 10,000 tourists on the Outer Banks when the power went off and air conditioners stopped humming.


Pennsylvania State Police trooper shot during traffic stop

A driver allegedly shot the trooper and then fled the scene in Nazareth Tuesday morning


Melbourne attack 'not terror related'

A driver who hit pedestrians has "mental health issues" but no known terrorism links, police say.


One killed and 22 injured when a car plows into pedestrians in New York's Times Square

A driver with a record of driving under the influence plowed along a sidewalk for three blocks in Times Square, hitting 23 pedestrians.

Author=Barbara Demick, Alexandra Zavis, Vera Haller

Self-driving bus gets into accident on its first day in Las Vegas

A driverless shuttle bus was in a car accident the first day the electric vehicle was being tested in Las Vegas.

Author=Terence Cullen

Self-driving bus gets into accident on its first day in Las Vegas

A driverless shuttle bus was in an accident on the first day the electric vehicle was being tested in Las Vegas.

Author=Terence Cullen

Self-driving shuttle crashes in Las Vegas hours after launch

A driverless shuttle in Las Vegas crashed Wednesday after it was launched only hours earlier.


Driverless shuttle in Las Vegas gets in fender bender within an hour

A driverless shuttle set free in downtown Las Vegas was involved in a minor accident less than an hour after it hit the streets, reported the local NBC..

Author=Devin Coldewey

US says drone fired on US-backed forces near Syrian camp

A drone likely connected to Iranian-supported militias fired on U.S.-backed troops near a military camp in southern Syria on Thursday, near where the U.S.-led coalition is training Syrian rebels fighting the Islamic State group, an American military spoke


US says drone fired on US-backed forces near Syrian camp

A drone that U.S. officials say was likely connected to Iranian-supported Hezbollah forces fired on U.S.-backed troops Thursday and was shot down by an American fighter jet in southern Syria near a base where the U.S.-led coalition is training Syrian rebe


Guest at Houston hotel caught with AR-15, ammo in his room

A drunk man staying at a Houston hotel had an arsenal of weapons including an AR-15 inside his room, cops said.

Author=Terence Cullen

Do opossums get hangovers? This one found out the hard way

A drunk opossum who broke into a liquor store and helped itself to a few drinks was brought in to the Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge for treatment before it was released.


Duke Life Flight helicopter crashes, killing 4, in eastern NC

A Duke Life Flight helicopter has crashed on Friday in Perquimans County in eastern North Carolina.


Dutch journalist dunks the U.S. ambassador to the Netherlands after catching him spreading “fake news”

A Dutch reporter caught the United States ambassador to the Netherlands in a baffling falsehood—as the official complained about “fake news” on camera, ironically.

Author=Ryan Sit

'Game of Thrones'' Gendry talks birther fan theories and the big drama behind the wall

A face from the past returns to Westeros, will it be a 'Game' changer?

Author=Sarah Rodman

Arkansas' new Ten Commandments monument destroyed in less than 24 hours

A Facebook Live video shot early Wednesday and posted on an account belonging to a Michael Reed appears to show the destruction of the monument.

Author=The Associated Press

Trump's Business Dealings Come Back to Haunt Him

A failed attempt to start a development in Moscow—which the president has denied—shows the dangers of intertwining business and politics so closely.

Author=David A. Graham

Iran's Hassan Rouhani could lose in Friday's election, polls show

A failed candidate's endorsement of a conservative cleric could hurt the sitting president in Friday's elections.

Author=Greg Price

A North Korean missile launch reportedly failed and blasted one of its own cities

A failed North Korean missile test reportedly...

Author=Alex Lockie

Navy ship Fitzgerald's crew blamed in fatal crash

A failure to react by the Fitzgerald crew was one of the likely causes for its fatal crash with a cargo ship last month.

Author=Larry Mcshane

Used SpaceX Rocket Launches 10 Communications Satellites Once Again

A Falcon 9 booster with a pre-flown first stage lifted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California tonight (Dec. 22) at 11:27 p.m. EST, lofting 10 communications satellites for the commercial Iridium Next constellation.

Author=Mike Wall

SpaceX Launches NASA Cargo to Space Station, Sticks Rocket Landing (Again)

A Falcon 9 rocket from SpaceX launched the company's robotic Dragon cargo capsule toward the International Space Station today (Aug. 14) — and the rocket's first stage came back down for a soft landing shortly thereafter.

Author=Mike Wall

SpaceX set to launch mysterious Zuma mission from Cape Canaveral

A Falcon 9 rocket is targeting liftoff from Launch Complex 40 as soon as 8 p.m. Sunday.

Author=James Dean

Report: UAE Behind Hacking of Qatari Media

A false story posted online triggered a regional crisis

Author=Associated Press

Explorer who vanished searching for headhunters is found

A famed explorer who went missing while attempting to film a documentary about a remote tribe in Papua New Guinea has been spotted near an airstrip, his agent told the BBC on Thursday. Jo Sarsby st…

Author=Fox News

Las Vegas Horror Drives All-Too-Predictable Gun Stock Rally

A familiar pattern appears in the aftermath of mass murder.

Author=Polly Mosendz, Kyle Stock

Teen killed himself as part of 'Blue Whale Challenge,' family says

A family in Texas claims their 15-year-old son is the latest victim of an online game called the “Blue Whale Challenge,” a macabre social media phenomenon that encourages players to harm themselves…

Author=Joshua Rhett Miller

Police: 17 immigrants found in south Texas 18-wheeler

A family member reportedly tipped police off to a smuggling operation where 17 undocumented immigrants were found in a trailer not far from the border.


Hikers May Have Died in 'Sympathetic Murder-Suicide' After Battling the Elements, Family Says

A family member said the bodies were locked in an embrace

Author=Associated Press

Family of 4 Killed in Suspected ‘Murder-Suicide’ at Santa Clarita Home: Sheriff’s Department

A family of four, including a boy believed to be just 11 or 12 years old, were killed in a suspected murder-suicide that investigators say appears to have been committed by a father in Santa Clarita, authorities said Friday morning. Those killed include


Beachgoers form a human chain to save a family trapped in a rip current

A family stuck in a rip current at Panama City Beach narrowly avoided a tragedy when a crowd of strangers linked together in a human chain to bring them back to land.

Author=Artemis Moshtaghian and Nancy Coleman, CNN

John Wayne Gacy Victim Identified

A family whose teenager ran away from home 40 years ago has found closure, after the Cook County Sheriff's Office identified James Byron Haakenson as a victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy. NBC 5's Chris Coffey has details after the family sp


Texas boy dies from 'dry drowning' days after swimming

A family, preparing to bury their 4-year-old child, wants to warn other parents of the medical condition that cost them their son.


Canes fan charged with felony as police investigate incident with cop in crowd

A fan video showed a woman being hit in the face by an officer as she was carried out of the stadium


Far-right scores surprise success in Czech election

A far-right party whose leader wants to quit the EU and urged Czechs to walk pigs near mosques and stop eating kebabs, performed surprisingly well in an election, potentially giving it a chance to influence how the next government is formed.

Author=Robert Muller and Jan Lopatka

Marine Le Pen, Polished but Frank, Heads to Finale in French Election

A far-right populist who has threatened to bring down the European Union, Ms. Le Pen is at the threshold of power as France prepares for the final round of voting.

Author=Adam Nossiter

Emily begins eastward slog across west and central Florida

A fast developing tropical storm could dump up to eight inches of rain in some places across waterlogged South Florida.


Homes Burning as Fast-Moving Brush Fire Spreads in Anaheim Hills Area; Evacuations Ordered, Freeways Closed

A fast-moving brush fire erupted near the 91 and 241 freeways late Monday morning, prompting mandatory evacuations in the Anaheim Hills area as the wind-driven flames moved into a residential area and burned multiple homes. The small but growing vegetat


Evacuations Ordered, Freeways Closed as Fast-Moving Brush Fire Spreads in Anaheim Hills Area

A fast-moving brush fire erupted near the 91 and 241 freeways late Monday morning, prompting mandatory evacuations in the Anaheim Hills area as the wind-driven flames moved into a residential area, burning at least one home. The small but growing vegeta


Fast-moving wildfire burns 1,000 acres near homes in Riverside, triggering evacuations

A fast-moving wildfire erupted in Riverside Sunday afternoon, quickly burning about 1,000 acres, officials said.

Author=Alene Tchekmedyian

Fire destroys California homes as crews battle hot weather

A fast-moving wildfire in the Sierra Nevada foothills destroyed 10 structures, including homes, and led to several minor injuries as blazes threatened homes around California during a heat wave.


Fire destroys California homes as crews battle hot weather

A fast-moving wildfire in the Sierra Nevada foothills destroyed 10 structures, including homes, and led to several minor injuries, fire officials said Saturday as blazes threatened homes around California during a heat wave.


Wind-Whipped Fire Tears Across North County

A fast-moving wildfire tore across thousands of acres near Fallbrook Thursday, gutting dozens of homes while threatening hundreds of others, injuring several people closing roads and forcing widespread...

Author=City News Service

Essential California: Wildfire breaks out in Ventura County

A fast-moving, wind-driven brush fire broke out Monday night in the foothills near Thomas Aquinas College in Santa Paula and triggered mandatory evacuations of homes.

Author=Benjamin Oreskes , Shelby Grad

Fast-moving brush fire explodes to at least 10,000 acres in Ventura County, triggering evacuations and power outages

A fast-moving, wind-fueled brush fire has burned about 10,000 acres in the foothills near Thomas Aquinas College in Santa Paula, officials said.

Author=Alene Tchekmedyian

Fast-moving brush fire burns 5,000 acres near Thomas Aquinas College in Santa Paula and triggers evacuations

A fast-moving, wind-fueled brush fire has burned about 5,000 acres in the foothills near Thomas Aquinas College in Santa Paula, officials said.

Author=Alene Tchekmedyian

‘Out of control’ Southern California fire explodes as growing blazes force 27,000 to flee

A fast-moving, wind-fueled wildfire swept into Southern California early Tuesday, burning 45,500 acres and forcing more than 27,000 people to evacuate.

Author=Max Ufberg, Mark Berman, Eli Rosenberg and Noah Smith

Largest fire in Los Angeles history forces hundreds to evacuate

A fast-spreading brush fire north of Los Angeles forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes Friday and Saturday as firefighters struggled against triple-digit temperatures and erratic winds …

Author=The Washington Post

The Philippines' deadly Christmas weekend

A fatal bus accident was the latest in a string of deadly tragedies to hit the Philippines this holiday weekend, including a typhoon and a shopping mall fire.

Author=Euan McKirdy and Buena Bernal, CNN

Texas father shoots, kills Popeye's robbery suspect who threatened family, police say

A father eating at a Popeye’s restaurant -- and carrying his licensed handgun -- shot a would-be robber dead Wednesday after the thief threatened the man's family at gunpoint and demanded the dad's belongings.

Author=Fox News

Cleaning Woman Arrives to Find Family Dead in Double Murder-Suicide

A father killed his wife and teenage daughter

Author=Lisa Marie Segarra

Red Sox eject, ban fan from Fenway Park for life for racial slur - The Boston Globe

A father wanted to celebrate his son’s sixth birthday at a Red Sox game. Instead, he encountered a racial slur.

Author=Kay Lazar

Sheldon Silver’s 2015 Corruption Conviction Is Overturned

A federal appeals court cited a 2016 U.S. Supreme Court ruling involving a former Virginia governor that changed the rules for a corruption prosecution.

Author=Benjamin Weiser

Court denies Ezekiel Elliott's latest injunction request, Cowboys RB again suspended by NFL

A federal appeals court denied a request by the NFL Players Association to put Ezekiel Elliott's suspension back on hold.

Author=Mark Maske

Skeptical judges press Trump administration in case of immigrant seeking an abortion

A federal appeals court heard arguments in the case of a pregnant 17-year-old immigrant in federal detention who has been prevented by government officials from obtaining an abortion.

Author=Joseph Tanfani

Trump Travel Ban Returns To Court, With His Own Words At The Center

A federal appeals court in Richmond, Va., is preparing to hear arguments about the legality of President Trump's revised travel ban. Immigrant advocates argue it discriminates against Muslims.


Appeals Court Will Not Reinstate Trump’s Revised Travel Ban

A federal appeals court in Richmond, Va., refused to reinstate President Trump’s revised travel ban, saying it discriminated on the basis of religion, in a fresh setback for the administration.

Author=Adam Liptak

US appeals court to review Trump's revised travel ban

A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments over President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban on people entering the U.S. from six Muslim-majority countries.


Appeals court blocks strict DC concealed carry permit law

A federal appeals court on Tuesday blocked a District of Columbia law that makes it difficult for gun owners to get concealed carry permits by requiring them to show that they have a good reason to carry a weapon. A divided three-judge panel for the U.S.

Author=ABC News

Court upholds confession by Brendan Dassey of 'Making a Murderer'

A federal appeals court ruled Friday that the confession given by Brendan Dassey, a key figure in the Netflix "Making a Murderer" series, should not be thrown out.

Author=Ralph Ellis, CNN

Appeals court blocks DC's concealed-carry law on Second Amendment grounds

A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that a District of Columbia gun-control regulation is essentially an outright ban of the Second Amendment.


Court Rejects a Murder Conviction and Voids 3 Sentences in Blackwater Case

A federal appeals court tossed out sentences and a verdict stemming from a shooting in Baghdad in 2007 that left 31 Iraqi civilians dead or wounded.

Author=Matt Apuzzo

Appeals court upholds block on Trump's travel ban

A federal appeals court upheld Thursday a ruling blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban against six Muslim-majority countries.

Author=Ariane de Vogue and Laura Jarrett, CNN

A timeline of events in the Brendan Dassey case

A federal appeals panel affirmed a lower court's ruling that Brendan Dassey's confession was improperly obtained in a Wisconsin killing that was the focus of the Netflix series "Making a Murderer." The three-judge panel of the 7th U.S.

Author=ABC News

NSA contractor accused of leaking top secret report on Russian hacking efforts

A federal contractor was arrested over the weekend and accused of leaking a classified report containing Top Secret level information on Russian hacking efforts during the 2016 presidential election.


Court partially blocks Trump's transgender military ban

A federal court has blocked President Trump in part from changing the military's transgender policy as a case against his ban works its way through court.

Author=Rebecca Kheel

Judge won't force Trump to keep making ObamaCare payments

A federal court in California has struck down an emergency motion that would have forced the Trump administration to continue making ObamaCare subsidy payments to insurers.

Author=Nathaniel Weixel

Judge dismisses suits claiming Trump violated emoluments clause

A federal court says challengers lack standing, but also declares the issue is best left to Congress.


Russian lobbyist who met with Trump Jr. testifies before Mueller's grand jury

A federal grand jury has heard secret testimony from a Russian-American lobbyist who sat in on a June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower with Donald Trump Jr., a new report said Thursday. The lobbyist, Ri…

Author=Bob Fredericks

Former BPD sergeant 'used' then-Officer Sean Suiter to find planted drugs, police say

A federal grand jury has indicted a former Baltimore police sergeant, already facing corruption charges, of planting drugs in a vehicle that was involved in a fatal crash and "used" then-Officer Sean Suiter to "unwittingly" recover the

Author=Saliqa A. Khan

First charges filed in Mueller investigation

A federal grand jury in Washington on Friday approved the first charges in the investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller, according to sources briefed on the matter.

Author=Pamela Brown, Evan Perez and Shimon Prokupecz, CNN

First charges filed in special counsel Mueller's Russia probe: report

A federal grand jury in Washington, D.C., has reportedly approved the first charges in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election.

Author=Brandon Carter and Max Greenwood

First charges filed in Mueller investigation

A federal grand jury in Washington, DC, on Friday approved the first charges in the investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller, according to sources briefed on the matter.

Author=Pamela Brown, Evan Perez and Shimon Prokupecz, CNN

San Francisco terror suspect planned to funnel people onto Pier 39 to shoot them, FBI alleges

A federal grand jury Thursday indicted a 26-year-old Modesto tow truck driver and former Marine on charges related to a Christmas terror attack he was allegedly plotting on San Francisco’s Pier 39.

Author=Alene Tchekmedyian

Analysis | Trump gave Arpaio a break, but their immigration cause just took a legal hit in Texas

A federal judge blocked Texas's sanctuary cities ban days before it was going into effect.


Case against Cliven Bundy, Nevada rancher involved in 2014 armed standoff, declared a mistrial

A federal judge declared a mistrial Wednesday in the Nevada case against a states' rights figure, his two sons and another man accused of leading a 2014 armed standoff with federal agents during a cattle grazing dispute.

Author=Fox News

President Wins Round in the Battle for the Consumer Bureau

A federal judge denied an emergency request on behalf of an Obama-era holdover who disputed President Trump’s decision to appoint a new acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Author=Katie Rogers and Tara Siegel Bernard

Ezekiel Elliott suspension set to start again after ruling

A federal judge denied the NFL Players Association's request for a preliminary injunction in the Ezekiel Elliott case on Monday, which will reinstate the Dallas Cowboys running back's suspension.


Charges against rancher Cliven Bundy, three others are dismissed

A federal judge dismissed all charges against Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, his two sons and another man on Monday after accusing prosecutors of willfully withholding evidence from Bundy’s lawyers.

Author=Steve Kurtz

Federal judge blocks Trump’s executive order on denying funding to sanctuary cities

A federal judge has issued an injunction to permanently block President Trump’s executive order to deny funding to cities that refused to cooperate with federal immigration officials after finding the order unconstitutional.


Judge issues gag order in Manafort-Gates case

A federal judge has ordered Paul Manafort and Rick Gates and their legal teams not to talk to the press


Judge permanently blocks Trump order that cut funding to sanctuary cities

A federal judge has permanently blocked President Donald Trump's executive order to cut funding from cities that limit cooperation with immigration authorities.

Author=Associated Press

Judge rules Trump's sanctuary city order unconstitutional

A federal judge has permanently blocked US President Donald Trump's executive order to cut funding from cities that limit cooperation with US immigration authorities.

Author=Euan McKirdy, CNN

Manafort gets $10M bail, can go to Florida

A federal judge has released former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort from house arrest on $10 million bail.

Author=Katelyn Polantz, CNN

Texas ban on 'sanctuary cities' temporarily blocked by judge

A federal judge has temporarily blocked most of Texas' tough new "sanctuary cities" law that would have let police officers ask people during routine stops whether they're in the U.S. legally and threatened sheriffs with jail time for

Author=ABC News

Judge won't block Trump's pick to lead consumer protection agency

A federal judge hearing the case over who rightfully can lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on an acting basis Tuesday denied a request to block President Donald Trump from installing Mick Mulvaney as acting director.

Author=Miranda Green, CNN

Southern Utah man detained pending trial in slaying of wife during Alaska cruise

A federal judge in Alaska on Thursday ordered pre-trial detention for a southern Utah man charged in the beating death of his wife aboard an Alaskan cruise ship. U.S. District Magistrate Judge Kenneth McCoy also ...

Author=Bob Mims The Salt Lake Tribune

Judge rejects request to force Obamacare subsidy payments

A federal judge in California denied a request to force the Trump administration to continue to make cost sharing subsidy payments

Author=Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter

California Judge Rejects Request to Force Obamacare Subsidy Payments

A federal judge in California denied a request to force the Trump administration to continue to make cost-sharing subsidy payments aimed at helping lower-income individuals afford health care costs under Obamacare. The order is a loss for 18 states an


Judge expands list of relatives exempted from travel ban

A federal judge in Hawaii on Thursday expanded the list of family relationships needed by


Judge rules Black Lives Matter cannot be sued after cop files lawsuit

A federal judge in Louisiana ruled Thursday that Black Lives Matter is a social movement and cannot be sued, deflating the legal case of a police officer injured in a demonstration in July 2016.


Second fed judge blocks new Trump travel ban

A federal judge in Maryland has blocked President Donald Trump's new travel ban, finding it still tainted by religious discrimination.

Author=Laura Jarrett, CNN

Court Temporarily Blocks Trump Order Against Contraceptive Coverage

A federal judge in Philadelphia allowed an Obama-era rule, generally requiring employers and insurers to pay for contraceptive costs, to continue.

Author=Robert Pear

Judge temporarily blocks new Trump rules on birth control

A federal judge in Philadelphia on Friday ordered the Trump administration not to enforce new rules that could significantly reduce women's access to free birth control. Judge Wendy Beetlestone issued the injunction, temporarily stopping the governme

Author=ABC News

Judge dismisses case against pardoned Arpaio

A federal judge in Phoenix Wednesday formally dismissed the criminal case against former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, accepting President Donald Trump's pardon of the controversial lawman.


Siding With Trump, Judge Clears Way for Trial Over Health Subsidies

A federal judge in San Francisco rejected states’ claims that consumers would be drastically harmed by President Trump’s order to end cost-sharing payments.

Author=Robert Pear

Federal judge partially lifts Trump ban on refugees

A federal judge in Seattle has

Author=Jesse Byrnes and Julia Manchester

Judge partially lifts Trump administration refugee ban

A federal judge in Seattle on Saturday partially lifted a Trump administration ban on certain refugees after two groups argued that the policy prevented people from some mostly Muslim countries from reuniting with family living legally in the United State

Author=Associated Press

DC sniper Malvo to be resentenced

A federal judge in Virginia overturned the two life sentences of Washington-area sniper Lee Boyd Malvo on Friday, more than a decade after he was originally sentenced as a teenager.

Author=Mary Kay Mallonee and Laura Jarrett, CNN

Judge declines to remove Trump pick Mulvaney at Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

A federal judge in Washington declined Tuesday to force out Mick Mulvaney, President Trump's choice to serve as acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Author=Pete Williams

Federal judge lifts parts of Trump travel ban

A federal judge in Washington state has blocked parts of the Trump administration's travel ban that limits entry into the United States by refugees from several majority Muslim nations.

Author=Steve Almasy, CNN

Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia's most notorious criminals, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings. In his ruling, U.S. District Judge Raymond Jackson in Norfolk

Author=ABC News

Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia’s most notorious criminals, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings.


Federal judge orders re-sentencing for D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo

A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia’s most notorious criminals.


Judge blocks enforcement of transgender military ban

A federal judge on Monday partially blocked enforcement of key provisions of President Donald Trump's memorandum banning transgender people serving in the military.

Author=Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter

Ex-US Rep Brown to be sentenced for fraud

A federal judge on Monday sentenced former U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown to five years in prison on fraud and other charges related to a purported charity for poor students that she used as a personal slush fund. Brown, 71, was ordered to turn herself in to aut

Author=ABC News

Mistrial declared in Bob Menendez bribery case, senator vows political vengeance

A federal judge on Thursday declared a mistrial in the high-profile bribery case of New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez, after jurors twice reported they were hopelessly deadlocked.

Author=Barnini Chakraborty

Judge rejects motion to clear former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's conviction

A federal judge on Thursday rejected Joe Arpaio's request to erase a criminal contempt conviction from his record, saying a presidential pardon of the former sheriff didn't change the facts of the case.

Author=Tony Marco, CNN

Accused NSA leaker wrote she wanted 'to burn the White House Down'

A federal judge ordered Winner, charged earlier this week with leaking classified U.S. intelligence documents to the website The Intercept, held without bail.

Author=Aamer Madhani

Judge declares mistrial in Menendez bribery case

A federal judge presiding over the corruption and bribery case against Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) has declared a mistrial after the jury said that it was deadlocked and unable to make a decision.

Author=Max Greenwood

Martin Shkreli Is Jailed for Seeking a Hair From Hillary Clinton

A federal judge revoked Mr. Shkreli’s bail, sending the former pharmaceutical executive to jail after he offered $5,000 for a strand of Mrs. Clinton’s hair.

Author=Stephanie Clifford

Kentucky must pay attorney fees for couples who sued Kim Davis

A federal judge ruled Friday that Kentucky taxpayers must foot the bill for more than $220,000 in at...


Former S.C. Officer Who Killed Walter Scott Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison

A federal judge ruled Michael Slager committed second-degree murder and obstructed justice in his 2015 shooting of Scott, an unarmed black man. Slager pleaded guilty to violating Scott's civil rights.

Author=Colin Dwyer

Admin can't block undocumented pregnant teens in US custody from seeking abortions, judge says

A federal judge ruled Monday that the Trump administration could not obstruct two undocumented pregnant teens in US custody from seeking abortions.

Author=Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter

Federal judge calls indicted Trump campaign official Paul Manafort 'significant' flight risk

A federal judge said Monday that President Trump's former campaign chairman and another senior campaign aide posed “significant flight risks” a week after they were indicted on charges of fraud, money laundering and conspiracy that emerged from t

Author=David S. Cloud

Charges Against Bundys in Ranch Standoff Case Are Dismissed

A federal judge said that the government’s missteps in withholding evidence against the three Bundy family members were so grave that the indictment against them would be dismissed.

Author=Kirk Johnson

Judge permanently blocks Trump sanctuary cities order

A federal judge says Trump cannot set new conditions on spending approved by Congress.

Author=Associated Press

'Bridgegate' mastermind David Wildstein avoids prison time for scandal

A federal judge sentenced David Wildstein to three years' probation Wednesday along with 500 hours of community service and a ban on working in government.


Federal judge again tosses out Texas voter ID law

A federal judge Wednesday again threw out Texas’ voter ID requirements that she previously compared to a “poll tax” on minorities, dealing another court setback to state Republican leaders over voting rights.


Federal judge again tosses out Texas voter ID law

A federal judge who has compared Texas’ voter ID requirements to a “poll tax” on minorities once again blocked the law Wednesday, rejecting a weakened version backed by the Trump administration and dealing Texas Republicans another court defeat over


Benghazi suspect convicted on four lesser counts, does not face death penalty

A federal jury found Ahmed Abu Khattala guilty on just four of 18 charges related to the deadly 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, precluding him from facing the death penalty.

Author=Samuel Chamberlain

Benghazi suspect convicted on three lesser counts, does not face death penalty

A federal jury found Ahmed Abu Khattala guilty on just three of 18 charges related to the deadly 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, precluding him from facing the death penalty.

Author=Samuel Chamberlain

Once again, a jury rules in favor of Bundy supporters in their 2014 standoff with federal agents

A federal jury in Las Vegas refused Tuesday to convict four accused gunmen in a 2014 standoff with federal authorities near the Nevada ranch of states' rights figure Cliven Bundy.

Author=Melissa Etehad, David Montero

Jury refuses to convict 4 in Nevada ranch standoff retrial

A federal jury in Las Vegas refused Tuesday to convict four defendants who were retried on accusations that they threatened and assaulted federal agents by wielding assault weapons in a 2014 confrontation to stop a cattle roundup near the Nevada ranch of

Author=ABC News

Menendez jury deadlocks, judge orders them to keep trying to reach a verdict

A federal jury in New Jersey informed the judge Monday that it is deadlocked on all 12 counts in Sen. Bob Menendez's corruption case.

Author=Laura Jarrett and Sarah Jorgensen, CNN

Baton Rouge officer wounded by lone shooter sues Black Lives Matter

A federal lawsuit claims that Black Lives Matter and its leaders are responsible for the wounding of a police officer by a lone shooter after protests in Baton Rouge one year ago.


Kansas Dem Andrea Ramsey, accused of sexual harassment, will drop out of US House race

A female candidate for Congress who was endorsed by the liberal women’s group Emily’s List was accused of retaliating against a male colleague who turned down her sexual advances 12 years ago. Democrat Andrea Ramsey said on Friday she will drop out of


Female Democratic House candidate forced to drop out after sexual-harassment allegation

A female Democratic candidate for Congress plans to drop out of the race after she was questioned about a 2005 sexual harassment lawsuit alleging she retaliated against a male subordinate who rejected her, reports the Kansas City Star.

Author=The Washington Times

It's Official: The Marines Have Their First Female Infantry Officer

A female Marine lieutenant quietly crossed one of the last remaining hurdles for women in the service Monday.

Author=Hope Hodge Seck

Al Franken apologizes after radio anchor says he forcibly kissed her, took lewd photo

A female radio host claims Al Franken, now Minnesota's junior Democratic senator, made a lewd gesture while she was sleeping aboard a military plane on her way home from a USO tour several years ago. She also claimed he forcibly kissed her when they

Author=ABC News

VIDEO: LaVar Ball gets female ref replaced after threatening to pull team from court

A female referee was removed from a Big Ballers game after LaVar Ball threatened to pull his team from the court for the second time in a week. The referee called Ball for a technical foul, which s…


Female Staffer Who Accused Chris Matthews of Sexual Harassment Received Severance from NBC

A female staffer was paid severance by NBC after accusing Chris Matthews of sexual harassment,Variety has confirmed. The woman was an assistant producer on “Hardball with Chris Matthews,&#822…

Author=Erin Nyren, Erin Nyren

Female zoo keeper killed at Hamerton Zoo in 'freak' tiger incident as 'all hell breaks loose'

A female zoo keeper was killed in a &quot;freak accident&quot; on Bank Holiday Monday in a suspected tiger attack in an animal enclosure.


Hamerton Zoo keeper dies in 'freak tiger accident'

A female zoo-keeper is killed after a tiger enters an enclosure at a Cambridgeshire wildlife park.

Author=BBC News

Hamerton Zoo keeper dies in 'freak tiger accident'

A female zoo-keeper is killed after a tiger enters an enclosure at Hamerton Zoo Park, in Cambridgeshire.

Author=BBC News

Hamerton Zoo keeper dies in 'freak' tiger accident

A female zoo-keeper is killed after a tiger enters an enclosure at Hamerton Zoo Park.

Author=BBC News

Hamerton Zoo Park: Zookeeper killed by tiger in enclosure in UK

A female zookeeper has been killed by a tiger after it entered the enclosure she was in.


A few afternoon thunderstorms possible

A few afternoon thunderstorms possible


What I hate most about Apple slowing down iPhones with bad batteries

A few days ago, an iPhone user discovered that his old iPhone felt slower because the battery was getting old. His empirical findings were later confirmed by a benchmark that seemed to back up that…

Author=Chris Smith

Trump White House quietly courts Democrats for tax overhaul

A few dozen centrist House Democrats have been receptive to the pitch, even as GOP Hill leaders pursue a partisan path.


Protesters Surround KKK Gathering In Charlottesville

A few dozen Ku Klux Klan members rallied to protest the removal of a Confederate statue in a park in Charlottesville, Va. But about 1,000 people showed up to oppose them.

Author=James Doubek

Drag Queen and Transgender Activist Lead Rally Against Roy Moore

A few dozen people took part in a rally this week on the steps of the Alabama State Capitol to speak out against Republican Senate candidate Judge Roy Moore and other “heterosexists” who “hate homosexuals" and to support Democratic candidate Do

Author=Penny Starr

Fenway Park officials confiscate racism banner

A few fans seated above the Green Monster dropped down a sign that read "Racism is as American as baseball" during the fourth inning of Boston's game against Oakland at Fenway Park on Wednesday night.


White House treats reporters like children, makes press give thanks before asking questions

A few gave thanks for the First Amendment.

Author=Nicole Goodkind

'I was kind of numb': Waukegan Polar Bear Plunge rolls on in subzero weather

A few hundred people went down to the Waukegan Lakefront New Year's Day morning for the 19th annual Polar Bear Plunge.

Author=Frank Abderholden

International Lenders Support Qatari Banks Hit by Regional Rift

A few large Asian, European and U.S. banks are providing funds to help to keep Qatari banks running smoothly after a diplomatic rift has dried up financing from the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, banking sources said.


Analysis | As Trump’s tweets underscore, Democrats could win this Georgia special election

A few months ago, it was difficult to imagine the president of the United States feeling as if he needed to rally the troops for special election in Georgia.


Powell, Once an Also-Ran, Set to Chair Trump’s Bank-Friendly Fed

A few months ago, Jerome Powell was reckoned to be too tough on banks to get President Donald Trump’s nod for a key supervisory post at the Federal Reserve.

Author=Rich Miller

Takeaways from the Chicago Bears first preseason game | isportsweb

A few takeaways from the Chicago Bears 24-17 loss to the Denver Broncos, including what we saw from Mike Glennon and Mitch Trubisky

Author=Michael Downes

If Portugal is a net neutrality nightmare, we’re already living in it

A few weeks ago, as it seemed more and more likely that FCC chairman Ajit Pai would successfully dismantle US net neutrality rules, California Congressional representative Ro Khanna tweeted an...

Author=Adi Robertson

Paris breathes a sigh of relief as Macron takes center stage

A fiery dance party broke out in the French capital on Sunday night as Parisian voters celebrated the victory of their new president, Emmanuel Macron.

Author=Kara Fox, CNN

U.S. Navy Plane Takes ‘Evasive Action’ to Avoid Chinese Fighter Jet

A fighter approached the American spy plane from below and then slowed down directly in front, behavior a Pentagon spokesman said was unusual for Chinese pilots.

Author=Helene Cooper

Louis C.K., Roy Moore, and Hollywood's Sexualization of Girls

A film about a 17-year-old girl and a 68-year-old man. A lawyer in his 30s and a girl of 14. These stories are exceptional; they’re also disconcertingly common.

Author=Megan Garber

G20 summit: Leaders seek to bridge climate gap in Hamburg

A final communiqué seems to be almost agreed, but with one outstanding issue - climate change.

Author=BBC News

Reporter killed by crocodile while washing hands in lagoon

A Financial Times journalist was killed by a crocodile while washing his hands at a lagoon in Sri Lanka during a holiday with pals. Paul McClean, 25, an Oxford University graduate, is understood to…

Author=The Sun

German woman, Afghan guard killed in Kabul guesthouse attack

A Finnish woman was also missing and possibly kidnapped after militants stormed the compound.


Fire breaks out on Trump Tower roof

A fire broke out on the roof of Trump Tower on Monday morning, officials said.

Author=Laura Dimon

Fire breaks out at Clintons' property in Chappaqua, NY; no injuries reported

A fire broke out Wednesday at property owned by Bill and Hillary Clinton in Chappaqua, N.Y., authorities said.

Author=Samuel Chamberlain

Fire at Restaurant in Upscale Mumbai Building Kills at Least 14

A fire engulfed two rooftop restaurants in Mumbai on Friday, killing at least 14 people. The police filed criminal complaints against restaurant managers.

Author=Kai Schultz and Hari Kumar

Fire reported at Hillary and Bill Clinton's house in Chappaqua

A fire has been reported at the Clintons' house in Chappaqua

Author=Matt Coyne

At least six reported dead in New York City apartment fire

A fire in an apartment in the Bronx borough of New York City on Thursday has killed at least six people, the mayor's press secretary said in a Twitter post.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Liberty Fire burns 220 acres in Murrieta

A fire quickly went from 20 acres burned to 220 acres burned in the unincorporated Riverside County area of Murrieta on Thursday afternoon. The vegetation fire was burning at a "moderate to rapid rate," according to Cal Fire Riverside.

Author=Southern California Public Radio

Southern California fire is 'out of control,' forcing thousands to evacuate

A fire spread with explosive speed to 31,000 acres Monday night and early Tuesday in Southern California's Ventura County, forcing thousands to evacuate in the dark.

Author=Madison Park and Cheri Mossburg, CNN

21 children, 2 adults killed in fire at Malaysian school

A fire that broke out at a school in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur killed at least 21 students, who were aged between 13 and 17 years old, officials said.

Author=Salhan K. Ahmad, King Chai Woon and Sandi Sidhu, CNN

Deadly New York apartment fire started by 3-year-old boy playing with stove

A fire that broke out in a Bronx apartment building Thursday night, killing 12 people, was started by a child playing with the burners on a stove, officials said Friday.

Author=Nina Agrawal

A fire destroyed the home of a Roy Moore accuser. It's being investigated as arson.

A fire that burned down the home of a Roy Moore accuser is being investigated as an act of arson. Officials say they don't believe it's related to the Moore allegations.


Ex-House staffer busted for bank fraud while trying to leave U.S.

A fired House staffer was reportedly arrested on a bank fraud charge while trying to leave the U.S. for Pakistan.

Author=Nicole Hensley

2 swimmers die despite intense rescue effort at Duluth's Park Point

A firefighter was being evaluated after he took in a large amount of water in the crashing surf.

Author=Karen Zamora

Sexual harassment becomes a political issue with pitfalls for both parties in 2018

A firestorm over Capitol Hill sexual harassment that felled three U.S. lawmakers in one week allows Democrats to draw a contrast with President Trump.

Author=Heidi M. Przybyla

Microsoft’s Xbox One X is a boring black box concealing powerful components

A first look at the latest Xbox

Author=Nick Statt

Pakistani court disqualifies PM on allegation of corruption

A five-judge panel of Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Friday disqualified thrice-elected Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from holding office over allegations of corruption against him and his family.


Flash flood at swimming hole kills 7; more people missing

A flash flood barreled through a popular Arizona swimming hole where more than a hundred people were taking refuge from summer heat, killing at least seven people, leaving many more missing and forcing survivors to cling to trees in the rocky terrain, off

Author=ABC News

Arizona flash flood kills seven people, three missing

A flash flood in Arizona killed seven people – including two children – and three others remain missing Sunday, authorities said.

Author=Elizabeth Elizalde

Flash flood, high wind watch until Monday

A flash flood watch has been declared for the Capital Region from 2 p.m. Sunday until noon Monday as a weather pattern caused by Tropical Storm Philippe lashes the Northeast with heavy rain and wind. Up to two inches of rain is expected to fall by Monday


Flash Flood Watch Issued for Much of Tri-State Ahead of Wet and Windy Storm

A flash flood watch has been issued for Sunday into Monday for New York City, Long Island and parts of Connecticut and New Jersey ahead of a storm system that's expected to bring strong winds and widespread rain...


More rain raises worries of more flooding in Alabama today

A flash flood watch has been issued for the northern half of the state.

Author=Leigh Morgan

PM Update: Torrential rain continues on and off through the evening, showers taper off on Saturday

A flash flood watch remains in effect through Saturday afternoon.


Yowza! Mysterious bright light stuns Californians after SpaceX rocket launch

A flash of bright light in the skies over California had social media buzzing Friday afternoon.

Author=Nicole Hayden

Heaviest rain expected overnight into Saturday

A flash-flood watch remains in effect until 2 p.m. today as the rest of a large, wet weather system moves through the region that is expected to drop several inches

Author=CJ Lovelace

Japan calls snap election as new party roils outlook

A fledgling party led by popular Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike gained momentum on Thursday ahead of an Oct. 22 election as the biggest opposition Democratic Party said it would step aside to let its candidates run under her reformist banner.

Author=Linda Sieg and Elaine Lies

A brawl on a Southwest Airlines jet ended with a dogpile on a flight attendant

A flight attendant tried to pull the men apart, but it was no good. People fell like dominoes amid the punching.


Passenger’s Bomb Threat Disrupts Malaysia Airlines Flight

A flight bound for Malaysia returned to Australia after an unruly man, believed to be drunk, unsuccessfully tried to gain access to the cockpit.

Author=Russell Goldman

'No more': Generous Britons donate too much to blaze survivors

A flood of generosity helping those who lost everything in the London high-rise fire has provoked an unexpected message. “No donations,” read signs at a church.


'THE QUESTION IS WHEN' Chemical plant outside Houston could explode, company says

A flooded chemical plant in a small town outside of Houston was poised to explode, a spokeswoman for the French company said late Wednesday, though the timing and the extent of the danger weren't immediately clear.


Houston flood: 'No way to prevent' chemical plant blast

A flooded chemical plant near Houston is expected to explode, amid rescue work in the storm-hit city.

Author=BBC News

One Republican is trying to stop the Trump-Russia probe by November

A Florida congressman put forth an amendment that would end Robert Mueller's probe after six months.

Author=Greg Price

Trump told fallen soldier's widow 'he knew what he signed up for,' says congresswoman

A Florida congresswoman says she is reeling from insensitive remarks President Donald Trump made Tuesday to the widow of a U.S. soldier who was killed earlier this month in Niger when he was ambushed by militants believed to be linked to ISIS. Rep. Freder

Author=ABC News

Day care driver expected to face charges after boy found dead in van

A Florida day care center employee is expected to face charges after a 3-year-old boy was found dead in a parked van, police in Orlando said Tuesday.

Author=Jessica Suerth, CNN

Disturbing details emerge after Florida man accused of trying to electrocute pregnant wife

A Florida man accused of trying to electrocute his pregnant wife was arrested in Knoxville on Thursday afternoon.

Author=Marshall Stephens

Husband tried to electrocute pregnant wife by rigging front door

A Florida man has been accused of trying to electrocute his pregnant estranged wife by rigging the front door.

Author=Minyvonne Burke

Florida man accused of rigging door to his home to electrocute pregnant wife

A Florida man rigged the front door of his home in a bizarre plot to electrocute his estranged pregnant wife, authorities said Friday.

Author=Fox News

Officers bust Florida man during Facebook live

A Florida man showing off wads of cash on Facebook Live was interrupted by police raiding his home.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck

Florida man arrested after punching ATM for 'giving him too much money'

A Florida man was arrested Friday after he reportedly punched an ATM because it “was giving him too much money” during an incident in November.

Author=Nicole Darrah

Man on flight tries to open emergency exit door, sparks wild brawl: FBI

A Florida man was charged with one count of interference with flight crew members for allegedly assaulting two flight attendants.

Author=The Associated Press

Nonverbal 6-year-old boy from Lakeland found dead in retention pond

A Florida Missing Child Alert has been issued by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement for a 6-year-old boy from Lakeland.


Florida officer shot dead, another one injured

A Florida officer was shot dead and another one critically injured in Kissimmee while two others were hurt by gunfire in a separate incident in the state, authorities said.

Author=Nicole Chavez and Joe Sutton, CNN

Opossum in Florida gets drunk after breaking into liquor store

A Florida opossum took one too many sips of bourbon while celebrating Thanksgiving.

Author=Katherine Lam

Chief to recommend charges against Florida teens who recorded drowning ath

A Florida police chief said he will recommend criminal charges be filed against five teenagers who who taunted a drowning man while filming his death from afar.

Author=Ralph Ellis, Nick Valencia and Devon Sayers, CNN

Fla. man charged with attempted murder for allegedly dragging police officer with car

A Florida police officer is recovering in a local hospital after a 38-year-old man dragged the officer for about a half-mile from the door frame of his car Tuesday morning. Thomas Cabrera, from Pembroke Pines, Florida, is now facing a charge of attempted

Author=ABC News

Bodycam video shows officer dragged by car

A Florida police officer was dragged by a car at high speeds and it was all caught on his body camera.


Pulse nightclub hero to be dismissed by police department

A Florida police officer who was hailed a hero for rescuing a victim in the Pulse nightclub shooting last year will be dismissed from the force at the end of the month.

Author=ABC News

Woods to enter diversion program in October | Golf Channel

A Florida prosecutor says Tiger Woods has pleaded not guilty to driving under the influence and will enter a diversion program later this year.


Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelter

A Florida sheriff's office is catching heat for a series of tweets warning those with warrants to avoid hurricane shelters as Irma approached.

Author=AJ Willingham, CNN

Missing teen wanted in grandma's death caught near Canada border

A Florida teen wanted in connection with the death of his grandmother was detained as he attempted to enter Canada.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck

Person of interest in Florida death captured at border

A Florida teenager considered to be a person of interest in the death of his grandmother was detained as he tried to enter Canada from Buffalo.


Florida teen found safe in New York with coach, sheriff says

A Florida teenager who was reported missing Sunday was found safe about 1,000 miles away in New York with a 27-year-old soccer coach, who was taken into custody, according to the Columbia County, Florida Sheriff's Office.

Author=Eric Levenson, CNN

Florida teen detained near Canadian border in missing grandmother's car

A Florida teenager whom police want to question in connection with the suspected death of his grandmother was detained Friday by US agents near the border with Canada, officials said.

Author=Tina Burnside and Steve Almasy, CNN

Florida toddler pulled out of hot car after accidentally locking himself inside

A Florida toddler that became trapped in a hot SUV was rescued by first responders, a dramatic video showed.


Vanuatu volcano erupts; 11,000 prepare to evacuate

A flotilla of boats was headed to the Pacific island of Ambae, Vanuatu, on Sunday as efforts got underway to evacuate all 11,000 residents because of an erupting volcano.


Trump breaches boundaries by saying DOJ should be ‘going after’ Democrats

A flurry of accusations followed an earlier acknowledgment that presidents are not supposed to intervene in such decisions.


Republicans Struggle to Marshal Votes for Health Care Bill

A flurry of offers designed to woo the conservative and moderate wings of the party were circulating on Tuesday, but several senators remained dubious.

Author=Jennifer Steinhauer and Glenn Thrush

Police move in on arena bomber's 'network'

A flurry of raids and arrests on Wednesday took aim at a terror network associated with the 22-year-old former university student who conducted the deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester just days after his return from Libya, officials s

Author=Ray Sanchez, Angela Dewan, Euan McKirdy and Zayn Nabbi, CNN

Police move in on arena bomber's 'network'

A flurry of raids and arrests on Wednesday took aim at a terror network associated with the former university student who conducted the deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester days after returning from Libya, officials say.

Author=Ray Sanchez, Angela Dewan, Euan McKirdy and Zayn Nabbi, CNN

Long-term fate of Dreamers remains in limbo after a day of rumors

A flurry of rumors, conflicting reports and divergent statements on Friday highlighted deep divisions within the Trump administration o...

Author=Michael A. Memoli and Brian Bennett

Sen. Chuck Schumer exploring legal options over fake harassment document

A forged document falsely accused the Democratic Senate leader of sexual harassment


Who Set Off the Enormous Bomb in Kabul? ‘Not Us,’ Say Taliban. Don’t Believe It.

A former Afghan member of ISIS and a Taliban commander say claims of credit for such an atrocity are almost irrelevant, as long as the U.S.-backed regime is discredited.


Afghan War Lord Hekmatyar Appears in Public After 20 Years, Calls for Peace

A former Afghan warlord who battled US forces after the 2001 invasion and nursed bitter rivalries with other militant factions before signing a peace deal with the Afghan government appeared in public for the first time in more than 20 years today and cal


Ex-Trump aide admits he made up story about Chris Christie being sent to pick up McDonald's

A former aide to President Trump admitted that he made up a story about New Jersey Governor Chris Christie being sent to pick up McDonald’s for the president.

Author=Brian Flood

Former Kelly aide to launch write-in bid for Alabama Senate seat

A former aide to White House chief of staff John Kelly is planning to start a write-in campaign in the Alabama Senate race.

Author=Rebecca Savransky

Harvey Weinstein’s Former Assistant Prepping Sexual Harassment Suit

A former assistant to Harvey Weinstein who says she was compelled to provide him with erectile dysfunction drugs is preparing to sue him for sexual harassment, Variety has learned. Sandeep Rehal wi…

Author=Gene Maddaus, Gene Maddaus

Winner of $338M Powerball jackpot charged with child sex abuse

A former bodega owner from New Jersey, best known for his massive mega millions lottery win in 2013, has reportedly been charged with sexual assault of a minor.


Bosnian Croat war crimes convict dies after taking 'poison' in U.N. court

A former Bosnian Croat military commander swallowed what he said was poison in a U.N. war crimes courtroom on Wednesday and died shortly after losing an appeal against his 20-year prison term.

Author=Stephanie van den Berg and Bart H. Meijer

Nine more women accuse top appellate judge of sexual misconduct

A former chief judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has been accused by nine more women of subjecting them to inappropriate sexual conduct or comments, The Washington Post reported Friday.

Author=Fox News

Husband catches Christian school teacher in bed with teen: cops

A former Christian school teacher faces charges after her husband reportedly busted her having an affair with a 15-year-old student. Andrea Nicole Barber, 29, was arrested Friday at her home in Cot…

Author=Jackie Salo

Conyers mentioned Chandra Levy case when intern rebuffed sexual advance: report

A former congressional intern reportedly says she too was a victim of inappropriate sexual contact by now-retired Rep. John Conyers, saying Conyers even claimed during that encounter to have “inside information” on then-missing federal intern Chandra

Author=Fox News

Former staffer indicted for spreading nude images of lawmaker

A former congressional staffer was indicted Thursday on charges that he spread nude and embarrassing images online of his lawmaker boss

Author=David Shortell

DNC data guru denies Hillary Clinton's claim she "inherited nothing" from DNC

A former Democratic National Committee data guru said Hillary Clinton's claim that the DNC gave her "nothing" is totally untrue


Former ethics director: Kellyanne Conway violated Hatch Act

A former director of the US Office of Government Ethics says he filed an official complaint against White House counselor Kellyanne Conway for what he argues was a violation of the Hatch Act after she attacked GOP Alabama Senate hopeful Roy Moore's o

Author=Miranda Green, CNN

Ex-FBI translator marries ISIS fighter she was ordered to investigate, court documents show

A former FBI translater with top secret security clearance traveled to Syria in 2014 to marry an ISIS leader she was ordered to investigate, court documents revealed.


Charlottesville police failed to protect citizens at white nationalist rally, report finds

A former federal prosecutor says the law enforcement response to a white nationalist rally this summer in Charlottesville that erupted in violence was a series of failures.

Author=The Associated Press

If Prosecutors Investigate Trump Tower Meeting, Here's How They Might Tackle It

A former federal prosecutor told NPR one place to start in thinking about the potential legal ramifications of the meeting is to consider a possible conspiracy charge.


Former Fox News anchor: Trump tried to kiss me on the lips

A former Fox News anchor said Friday that President Trump tried to kiss her in an elevator in "2005 or 2006," which she said surprised her but did not make her feel threatened.

Author=Avery Anapol

Teacher allegedly slept with 4 teen students, 2 in same night

A former high school teacher in Arkansas accused of sleeping with four different students — two of them in the same night — stood before a judge Wednesday. Jessie Lorene Goline, 25, faces one count…

Author=Fox News

Bridgegate scandal: David Wildstein sentenced to 3 years' probation

A former key ally of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was sentenced Wednesday to three years' probation and 500 hours of community service for orchestrating an act of political retribution against a mayor who did not back the governor in his re-electio

Author=Ray Sanchez and Evan Simko-Bednarski, CNN

Bridgegate scandal: David Wildstein sentenced to 3 years' probation

A former key ally to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was sentenced Wednesday to three years' probation and 500 hours of community service for orchestrating an act of political retribution against a mayor who did not back the governor in his re-electio

Author=Ray Sanchez and Evan Simko-Bednarski, CNN

George Takei, Richard Dreyfuss and Gary Goddard accused of sexual misconduct

A former male model has accused actor George Takei of sexually assaulting him in 1981, adding to the growing list of Hollywood personalities caught up by the

Author=Ellen Mccarthy

Marine Corps instructor convicted in sick hazing of recruits

A former Marine Corps drill instructor was convicted by a military jury of physically abusing young recruits — focusing his fury on three Muslim-Americans whom he referred to as “terrorists.” The e…

Author=Yaron Steinbuch

Police: Man with fake gun in custody at Orlando airport

A former Marine who was armed with a fake gun attempted a "suicide by cop" Tuesday night during a nearly three-hour standoff with police at the Orlando International Airport, authorities said. No one was hurt and no shots were ever fired, but th

Author=ABC News

Former Arkansas teacher accused of having sex with at least 4 students

A former Marked Tree teacher was charged Wednesday with first-degree sexual assault in Craighead County District Court after police accused her of having sex with at least four of her students.


Ex-Michigan trooper charged with murder in boy's death

A former Michigan State Police trooper has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Detroit teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehicle after being shot with the officer's stun gun.

Author=Associated Press

Doctor to plead guilty in child-pornography case

A former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics sports doctor accused of sexually assaulting dozens of women and girls plans to plead guilty to unrelated charges of possession of child pornography. A court document shows that Dr. Larry Nassar is du

Author=Associated Press

Michigan sports doctor to plead guilty to having child porn

A former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics sports doctor accused of sexually assaulting dozens of women and girls plans to plead guilty to unrelated charges of possession of child...


George Takei accused of groping ex-model in 1980s

A former model came forward Friday to accuse “Star Trek” icon George Takei of sexual assault in Los Angeles in the 1980s.

Author=Ginger Adams Otis

Before Driver’s Times Square Crash, a Descent Into Paranoia and Harassment

A former Navy recruit who plowed into a crowd on Thursday is said to have fallen into a cloud of paranoia during a string of arrests for threats and drunken driving.

Author=Benjamin Mueller and William K. Rashbaum

A shocking crime in Chicago — and the suspects have ties to leading universities

A former Northwestern professor and an Oxford University employee lured a 26-year-old man into a high-rise and stabbed him dozens of times to fulfill a sexual fantasy, prosecutors say.

Author=Megan Crepeau, Matt Wahlberg

WaPo: Obama admin 'choked' on Russia, former official says

A former Obama official said the previous administration "sort of choked" in its effort to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin over his attempts to influence the US presidential election in Donald Trump's favor, The Washington Post repo

Author=Eugene Scott, CNN

Former Christian school teacher, 29, arrested days after being caught in bed with teen boy by husband: cops

A former Oregon Christian school teacher was arrested after being accused of having an affair with a 15-year-old student that lasted for more than a year, authorities said Monday.

Author=Fox News

Former Pentagon UFO official: ‘We may not be alone’

A former Pentagon official who led a recently revealed government program to research potential UFOs said Monday evening that he believes there is evidence of alien life reaching Earth. "My personal belief is that there is very compelling evidence


Former Pentagon UFO official: 'We may not be alone'

A former Pentagon official who led a recently revealed government program to research potential UFOs said Monday evening that he believes there is evidence of alien life reaching Earth.

Author=Eli Watkins and Brian Todd, CNN

Luis Elizondo, ex-Pentagon UFO hunter: ‘We may not be alone’

A former Pentagon official who oversaw its highly secretive Unidentified Flying Object — yes, UFO — program said on CNN to host Erin Burnett that Americans may have been having visitors from afar for quite some time. And that the government has kept i

Author=The Washington Times

Playmate says Al Franken groped her

A former Playboy Playmate accused Sen. Al Franken of groping her in a skit during a USO tour in the Middle East, leaving her feeling “disgusted and violated.” Leeann Tweeden, a radio ne…

Author=Mark Moore

Portfolio manager accused of raping, beating women in penthouse dungeon

A former portfolio manager for an investment fund founded by financier George Soros sexually abused women at a Manhattan penthouse dungeon, according to a $27 million Brooklyn federal suit. Howie R…

Author=Rebecca Rosenberg

Jerry Sandusky abuse scandal: 3 former Penn State officials get jail terms for enabling predator

A former president of Penn State and two other former university administrators were each sentenced Friday to at least two months in jail.

Author=The Associated Press

Report: GOP operative took his own life in Minnesota

A former private equity adviser and Republican operative who died soon after telling The Wall Street Journal he tried during the 2016 presidential election campaign to obtain Hillary Clinton’s missing emails from Russian hackers killed himself, accordin


Ex-Clinton aide: Gillibrand a ‘hypocrite’ for saying Bill should have resigned

A former senior adviser to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton lambasted Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) on Twitter for saying former President Bill Clint

Author=Brooke Seipel

Ex-Farenthold aide shares new details of vulgar and abusive behavior

A former senior aide to Rep. Blake Farenthold has approached the House Ethics Committee to share a damning account of working for the Texas Republican, with the intent of describing the congressman as verbally abusive and sexually demeaning -- and his con

Author=MJ Lee, CNN National Politics Reporter

Six Are Charged in 1989 Hillsborough Stadium Disaster in England

A former senior police officer will face manslaughter charges. The catastrophe killed 96 fans, who were crushed or trampled.

Author=Dan Bilefsky

Indictment expected from Mueller's probe into Trump campaign aides

A former senior Trump campaign aide is “likely” to face a criminal indictment on Monday, a senior Democrat said Sunday, signaling an intensifying probe by Special Counsel Robert Mueller III into current and former members of President Trump’s inner

Author=David Willman

Ex-cop found not guilty in shooting death of Anthony Smith

A former St. Louis police officer was found not guilty in the shooting death of a black motorist following a car chase in 2011.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck

House Intel Committee subpoenas McCain associate over Trump dossier sources, committee confirms

A former State Department official with ties to Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., was subpoenaed by the House Intelligence Committee Wednesday because of his reported firsthand knowledge of the sources behind the salacious dossier on President Trump, the committ

Author=Fox News

Two Transylvania University Students Assaulted by Man Wielding Machete

A former student at the university struck two female students after asking them in the campus coffee shop whether they were Republicans or Democrats.

Author=Dakshayani Shankar

Joshua Boyle makes court appearance on 15 criminal charges

A former Taliban hostage freed after more than five years in captivity made a brief court appearance Wednesday.

Author=Jessica Schladebeck

Ex-Temple student is murder suspect in missing student case

A former Temple University student was charged Sunday with murder in the death of a current student whose remains were found over the weekend on property linked to the suspect. Jenna Burleigh, 22, was reported missing by her family Thursday night. She was

Author=ABC News

Ex-Temple student is murder suspect in missing student case

A former Temple University student was charged Sunday with murder in the disappearance of a current student whose remains authorities believe were those investigators found this weekend on property linked to the suspect. Jenna Burleigh, 22, was reported m

Author=ABC News

Ex-Trump campaign adviser pleads guilty to making false statement

A former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser has pleaded guilty to making a false statement to the FBI after he lied about his interactions with foreign officials close to the Russian government, the campaign's clearest connection so far to Russia&

Author=Jeremy Herb, Evan Perez, Marshall Cohen, Pamela Brown and Shimon Prokupecz, CNN

Former US official says Russian claims worse than Watergate

A former U.S. intelligence official said Wednesday the Watergate scandal that brought down a president “pales” in comparison with allegations that President Donald Trump’s election campaign colluded with Russians.


Former DI Found Guilty of Hazing Muslim Recruits, Assaulting Others

A former U.S. Marine Corps drill instructor was found guilty on Thursday evening of hazing Muslim recruits and assaulting others.

Author=Hope Hodge Seck

Suspect indicted in thwarted San Francisco terror attack

A former US Marine suspected of plotting a Christmas holiday terror attack on a popular San Francisco tourist destination was indicted Thursday by a grand jury.

Author=Darran Simon, CNN

San Francisco terror attack thwarted, feds say

A former US Marine talked with an undercover FBI employee about carrying out a terror attack over the holidays at Pier 39, a busy shopping and tourist area in San Francisco, according to an affidavit filed in US District Court in California on Friday.

Author=Ralph Ellis, CNN

NFL Network suspends Marshall Faulk, Ike Taylor, Heath Evans over sexual harassment claims

A former wardrobe stylist has accused multiple NFL Network employees and executives of inappropriate behavior in a wrongful-termination lawsuit.


Ex-Watergate prosecutor: Trump FBI attacks may amount to obstruction of justice

A Former Watergate prosecutor said Tuesday that President Trump's new attacks on the FBI could amount to obstruction of justice.

Author=Rebecca Savransky

No Man's Sky Multiplayer Arrives in Free Update to Game

A forthcoming free update will finally add No Man's Sky multiplayer to the game, in addition to over 30 hours of story content and updated graphics.

Author=Spencer Perry

Executive of Firm Tied to Trump Dossier Appears in House

A founder of the firm that assembled an opposition-research dossier alleging ties between President Donald Trump and Russia appeared Wednesday for closed-door questioning by the House Intelligence Committee.

Author=Billy House

Fourth Shooting in Tampa Neighborhood Being Terrorized by Possible Serial Killer

A fourth shooting on Tuesday has renewed fears of a serial killer in the Seminole Heights neighborhood of Tampa

Author=Steve Helling

Fourth US troop confirmed dead in Niger attack

A fourth U.S. service member was killed in this week’s attack in Niger, the Pentagon said Friday.

Author=Rebecca Kheel

Donald Trump to Fox News: 'Seriously considering' Joe Arpaio pardon

A Fox News interview with President Donald Trump indicates that a presidential pardon may be in former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's near future.

Author=Megan Cassidy

GOP candidate charged with assault on reporter as newspapers pull endorsements

A Fox News journalist who saw the scuffle said Gianforte threw a reporter to the ground, grabbed his, hit him and exclaimed, “I’m sick and tired of this!”


GOP candidate charged with assault on reporter as newspapers pull endorsements

A Fox News journalist who saw the scuffle said Gianforte threw a reporter to the ground, hit him and exclaimed, “I’m sick and tired of this!”


GOP candidate charged with assault on reporter as newspapers pull endorsements

A Fox News journalist who saw the scuffle said Greg Gianforte threw a reporter to the ground, hit him and yelled, “I’m sick and tired of this!”


Fox News Poll: 74 percent want GOP to reach out to Democrats on health care

A Fox News Poll taken Sunday through Tuesday finds support continues to fall for the GOP plans being offered to replace President Obama’s signature health care law.


GOP candidate cited for assault as newspapers pull endorsements

A Fox News reporter who witnessed the scuffle described Gianforte throwing Jacobs to the ground, grabbing his neck, striking him and exclaiming, “I’m sick and tired of this!


Taylor Swift knows you’ve been making fun of her. Here’s how her new video responds.

A frame-by-frame breakdown of “Look What You Made Me Do,” Swift’s latest attempt to take down her critics.


China landslide leaves at least 140 missing in Sichuan

A frantic rescue operation is under way after about 40 homes were destroyed in Sichuan province.

Author=BBC News

Penn State pledge who died after hazing treated like 'roadkill,' family says

A fraternity pledge who was ordered to guzzle alcohol during a hazing ritual before his death was treated like "roadkill," his father said Monday.

Author=Steve Peoples

Analysis | 8 important keys to understanding Venezuela’s controversial election

A fraught vote scheduled for Sunday caps months of protests.


Trump's blocking of Twitter users violates U.S. Constitution: rights institute

A free-speech institute on Tuesday sent a letter to President Donald Trump demanding the prolific tweeter unblock certain Twitter (TWTR.N) users on grounds the practice violates the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

Author=Dustin Volz

Trump's Blocking of Twitter Users Violates U.S. Constitution: Rights Institute

A free-speech institute on Tuesday sent a letter to President Donald Trump demanding the prolific tweeter unblock certain Twitter users on grounds the practice violates the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.


Residents evacuated after freight train derailment, fire

A freight train partly derailed early Wednesday in a small town in Pennsylvania, setting three train cars and a garage on fire and prompting emergency officials to evacuate nearby homes.


French gov't: Notre Dame police attacker a doctoral student

A French government spokesman says that the man who attacked police officers patrolling in front of Notre Dame Cathedral, crying out “This is for Syria!,” was a student working on his doctoral thesis who had not been suspected of radicalization.


French investigation into Macron's Las Vegas trip

A French investigation into a Las Vegas tech party is putting new pressure on President Emmanuel Macron’s labor minister — and possibly the president himself — as they pursue difficult reforms to French work rules.


France: 3 students injured when car deliberately rams group

A French prosecutor said a car that rammed into a group of students in a city in southwest France on Friday was driven by a man known to have “psychiatric” problems.


People are outraged over a Charlie Hebdo cover characterizing Hurricane Harvey victims as neo-Nazis

A French satirical magazine famous for its...

Author=Maxwell Tani

French woman faces prosecution in Iraq for possible IS links

A French woman captured in the Iraqi city of Mosul with her four children is facing possible prosecution in Iraq for allegedly collaborating with the Islamic State group, in a test case for how governments handle the families of foreign fighters now that


Zoo tiger death: Victim named as Rosa King

A friend says Rosa King, who died at Hamerton Park on Monday, was the "shining light" of the zoo.

Author=BBC News

Roy Moore Seeks Refuge in Shrinking Pool of Alabama Supporters

A friendly crowd of a few hundred people greeted the Republican U.S. Senate candidate with applause Tuesday night in the intimate Walker Springs Road Baptist Church in the southwest Alabama town of Jackson.

Author=Arit John

Couple caught having oral sex in 'family friendly' restaurant

A frisky couple was caught having oral sex in the booth of a “family-friendly” Texas eatery, according to a new report. The canoodling customers, Jonathan Hightower, 31, and Lashanda Fi…

Author=Tamar Lapin

23% of Puerto Ricans Vote in Referendum, 97% of Them for Statehood

A full 97 percent of ballots cast were in favor of statehood, but turnout was very low in the nonbinding referendum, the fifth such vote in Puerto Rico.

Author=Frances Robles

Supreme Court kicks off blockbuster term

A full Supreme Court takes the bench Monday for what could be most important term in a decade

Author=Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter

The Xbox One X is Microsoft’s powerful new 4K console

A full year after first teasing Project Scorpio at its last E3 event, Microsoft finally took the wraps of its new console, now called the (less catchy) Xbox..

Author=Brian Heater

Solar eclipse gets five stars in my history book

A fun, inspiring day spent in the path of totality

Author=Donna Vickroy

Trump’s Condolence Call to Soldier’s Widow Ignites an Imbroglio

A furious back-and-forth turned what can be an emotionally wrenching encounter into an ugly spectacle between the president and a bereaved citizen.

Author=Mark Landler and Yamiche Alcindor

Houston icon turned his furniture stores into shelters

A furniture store owner in Houston has turned his stores into shelters to help evacuees.


Disney unveils footage of 'Star Wars,' 'A Wrinkle in Time,' 'Lion King'

A galaxy far, far away, a TV legend front and center in an adaptation with a modern twist, and an adorable lion cub were the stars of the live-action presentation at Disney's D23 event, at which the studio unveiled multiple highly anticipated sneak p

Author=Sandra Gonzalez, CNN

Man burns down garage after trying to get rid of bees' nest with smoke bomb

A garage in Grand Blanc Township, Michigan, burned down Monday, after a man tried using a a smoke bomb to deal with a bees' nest.


An armed man. A message for gay people. Gaston County man says it’s a joke.

A Gaston County man’s re-posting of an image on social media – of a masked man with guns strapped to his back and the words: “First gay pride parade! Can’t wait!” – set off alarms in the Charlotte LGBTQ community on Thursday.


Wealthy San Francisco residents lose private street over tax bill

A gated private road is snapped up at a tax default auction, much to residents' surprise.

Author=BBC News

Wealthy SF residents lose their private street over $14 tax bills

A gated, multi-million private street was snapped up at tax default auction, to residents' surprise.

Author=BBC News

Look up! Northern Lights spectacle possible Sunday night

A geomagnetic storm could bring a spectacular show to skies across the northern United States on Sunday night.

Author=Gisela Crespo, CNN

Northern Lights Could Be Visible In Pennsylvania Tonight

A Geomagnetic Storm Watch has been issued in the region and there is the potential for the Northern Lights to be visible. - Yardley, PA

Author=Kara Seymour

Georgia cop who said ‘we only kill black people' retires

A Georgia cop facing the ax for telling a driver he wouldn’t shoot her because she wasn’t black has announced his retirement.

Author=Terence Cullen

Georgia Grandmother Charged in Fatal Pit Bull Attack on Her Toddler Grandson

A Georgia grandmother has been charged in connection with a deadly pit bull attack on her 20-month-old grandson. Sandra Adams was arrested and charged Tuesday with second-degree murder, cruelty to children second-degree and involuntary manslaughter, the


Ga. Grandmother Charged with Murder After Pit Bulls Maul Her Toddler Grandson to Death

A Georgia grandmother is accused of murder after two pit bulls at her home fatally mauled her toddler grandson earlier this week

Author=Adam Carlson

Sandra Adams, 70, charged with murder after toddler grandson killed by pit bulls

A Georgia grandmother is charged with second-degree murder after her two pit bulls killed her 21-month-old grandson while she was babysitting.

Author=The Washington Times

Middle school teacher asks students to draw Nazi mascots for HW

A Georgia middle school is under fire after one of its teachers asked sixth-graders to draw Nazi mascots for homework.

Author=Megan Cerullo

Police Officer Who Said ‘We Only Kill Black People’ Will Be Fired

A Georgia officer is being fired for comments he made to a white woman during a traffic stop. His lawyer said he was trying to gain her compliance.

Author=Christine Hauser

Officer who said 'We only kill black people' faces dismissal

A Georgia police officer stands to lose his job after he was caught on dashcam footage telling a woman in a traffic stop, "We only kill black people."

Author=Emanuella Grinberg, CNN

Georgia Tech shooting: Victim called police to scene of fatal encounter

A Georgia Tech senior who was fatally shot by police made the 911 call that brought officers to the scene, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said.

Author=Emanuella Grinberg, CNN

911 call about suspicious man was made by Georgia Tech student killed by police, officials say

A Georgia Tech student who was fatally shot by campus police called 911 to report an armed and possibly intoxicated suspicious person fitting his description.

Author=Kate Brumback

Woman charged with murder after her pit bulls kill her grandson

A Georgia toddler's grandmother is charged with murder after her two pit bulls mauled the child to death, officials say.

Author=Carla Field

Georgia mother fatally stabs husband, 4 children, police say

A Georgia woman was arrested Thursday morning after police say she fatally stabbed her husband and four young children.

Author=ABC News

Georgia grandmother charged after pit bulls kill grandson

A Georgia woman was charged with murder after her grandson was mauled to death by her two pit bulls.

Author=Minyvonne Burke

Grandma charged with murder after toddler mauled by pit bulls

A Georgia woman who was babysitting her 20-month-old grandson faces charges for murder after her pit bulls fatally mauled him. Sandra Adams, 70, of Hartwell, was charged with second-degree murder, …

Author=Jackie Salo

German runaway girl who converted to Islam is found in Iraq

A German girl who ran away from home after converting to Islam has been found as Iraqi forces liberated the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State extremists, German and Iraqi officials said Saturday. She is reported to be in good health and will be in

Author=ABC News

Brexit: May says Juncker row claim is 'Brussels gossip'

A German paper suggested big differences between the PM and EC president about Brexit talks.

Author=BBC News

Munich shooting: Four hurt at suburban railway station

A German policewoman was shot in the head in the attack and one person has been arrested.

Author=BBC News

Dog too friendly for police academy comes out on top

A German shepherd puppy named Gavel was just too sweet for a police dog academy in Australia.

Author=Michelle Ganley

Police dog fired for being too friendly gets job with governor

A German shepherd training to be a police dog in Queensland, Australia, didn’t do so well in t...


Police dog fired for being too friendly gets job with governor

A German shepherd training to be a police dog in Queensland, Australia, didn’t do so well in the doggy police academy, but he has an even better job to match his demeanor.


Aid worker killed, another abducted in Kabul attack

A German woman was shot and killed and her Afghan guard beheaded when attackers targeted a guest house for aid workers Saturday night in Kabul, Afghanistan, according to Afghan Interior Ministry acting spokesman Najib Danish.

Author=Kelly McCleary, CNN

From dotard to Goliath, world reacts to Trump

A giant gold Goliath. Mentally deranged. A pusher of pipe dreams.

Author=Nicole Gaouette, Richard Roth and Michelle Kosinski, CNN

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin was sent gift-wrapped box of horse manure: reports

A gift-wrapped package addressed to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's home in a posh Los Angeles neighborhood that was suspected of being a bomb was instead filled with horse manure, police told local media.

Author=Reuters Editorial

Gift-wrapped poop sends bomb squad to Mnuchin's Bel Air mansion

A gift-wrapped package with Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s name on it was left at his Los Angeles property Saturday night.

Author=Nicole Hensley

12-Year-Old Bronx Girl Arrested in Scalding of Friend at Sleepover

A girl was arrested and charged with assault after the police said she poured boiling water on the face of a sleeping 11-year-old friend, who remains hospitalized.

Author=Sarah Maslin Nir and Jeffery C. Mays

Mexican Official Now Says Reports Of A Girl Trapped Alive Under School Rubble Aren't True

A girl was said to have spent over 40 hours stuck under the rubble of a school in Mexico City after Tuesday's earthquake, but on Thursday an official said no children were alive.

Author=Amber Jamieson, Salvador Hernandez

Global 'WannaCry' ransomware cyberattack seeks cash for data

A global “ransomware” cyberattack, unprecedented in scale, had technicians scrambling to restore Britain’s crippled hospital network Saturday and secure the computers that run factories, banks, government agencies and transport systems in many other


Global cyber attack slows but experts see risk of fresh strikes

A global cyber attack forced a European carmaker to halt some production lines, hit Russian computers with more than half of suspected infections, struck schools in China and hospitals in Indonesia, though it appeared to be dying down on Saturday.

Author=Jeremy Wagstaff and Eric Auchard

Major cyber attack hits companies, hospitals, schools worldwide

A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency has infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries, disrupting Britain's health system and global shipper FedEx.

Author=Costas Pitas and Carlos Ruano

Unprecedented global 'ransomware' attack seeks cash for data

A global ransomware attack, unprecedented in scale, had technicians scrambling to restore Britain's crippled hospital network Saturday and secure the computers that run factories, banks, government agencies and transport systems in many other nations

Author=SYLVIA HUI, ALLEN BREED and JIM HEINTZ, Associated Press

GoFundMe for Las Vegas victims passes $3 million

A GoFundMe account raising funds for the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas had collected more than $3.2 million as of midday Tuesday, less than 48 hours after the devastating rampage.

Author=Eric Levenson, CNN

GoFundMe for Las Vegas victims has already raised more than $2M

A GoFundMe page has raised more than $2 million for the victims of the Las Vegas massacre.

Author=Nicole Hensley

Trump's $25K check to Gold Star family dated same day as Post report

A Gold Star family in North Carolina received a $25,000 check from President Trump dated the same day The Washington Post published a report that they were still waiting for it.

Author=Brandon Carter

Amazing video shows dog rescuing drowning fawn

A golden retriever named Storm saved a fawn from drowning, and video of the rescue has gone viral.


Texas state rep calls ICE on ‘sanctuary city’ protesters

A GOP lawmaker reportedly scuffled with several Democrats.

Author=Mark Hensch

Republicans and Democrats agree: If Trump has tapes, he’ll need to turn them over to Congress

A GOP lawmaker warns “it’s probably inevitable” that any recordings of White House conversations will be subpoenaed.


GOP operative who tried to get Clinton emails from hackers kills himself

A GOP operative who admitted to working with Russian hackers in an effort to get dirt on Hillary Clinton killed himself just days after he went public with the info, it was revealed on Thursday. Pe…

Author=Joe Tacopino

In Blaming Puerto Ricans for Their Plight, Trump Is Doing What He Always Promised

A government only for white America.

Author=Jamelle Bouie

Queen's Speech: Plan aims to secure space sector

A government plan to protect the UK's £13.7bn space industry has been laid out in the Queen's Speech.

Author=Paul Rincon

Government report calls on Trump to act on climate change

A government report released Monday is sounding an alarm over the threat of climate change, and the government's response.

Author=Eli Watkins, CNN

North Korea Defends Otto Warmbier’s Treatment

A government spokesman said the young American who died less than a week after he was released from North Korean captivity had been well cared for.

Author=Choe Sang-Hun

Police: Suspect arrested in deadly Grambling State shootings

A Grambling State University student was arrested Thursday in a shooting that killed another student and his friend after a fight on the Louisiana college's campus, authorities said. Jaylin M. Wayne, 19, faces first-degree murder charges, Lincoln Par

Author=ABC News

Grand jury indicts couple for murder in deadly Denny's fight

A grand jury has indicted Deputy Chauna Thompson and her husband, Terry, for murder in the deadly fight at Denny's.


Beta Theta Pi showed history of drinking, attempts to conceal, grand jury says

A grand jury presentment revealed a history of underage drinking and hazing at the fraternity as well as an attempt to conceal the events surrounding Timothy Piazza’s death.


Deputy's Husband Could Face Murder Charge In Texas Chokehold Death

A grand jury will determine whether he will be criminally charged.

Author=David Lohr

Grieving father detonates grenades at son's killer's murder trial, injures 7

A grieving father killed himself and injured seven others Thursday after reportedly detonating two grenades at the murder trial of the man accused of killing his son.

Author=Lucia Suarez Sang

Sinister ‘Blue Whale Challenge’ blamed for Texas teen’s death

A grieving Texas family claims a social media challenge that was believed to be a hoax drove their 15-year-old son to commit suicide on Saturday.


Grip on Sports: If a comeback for the ages occurs and no one is left to see it, did it happen?

A GRIP ON SPORTS • Growing up in Los Angeles, leaving games early is taught to young children almost religiously. The idea is to “beat the traffic.” But my father was always the contrarian. He believed in sitting at Dodger Stadium or the Coliseum or


Grocery store employee kills 3 coworkers, himself, police say

A grocery store employee in Wyoming County, Pennsylvania, shot and killed three of his co-workers early this morning before killing himself, the Pennsylvania State Police said. The gunman, 24-year-old Randy Robert Stair of Dallas, Pa., had been working in

Author=ABC News

Invasion 'only way' to disarm N Korea

A ground invasion is the only way to destroy Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal, the Joint Chiefs say.

Author=BBC News

Anonymous publishes GOP legislators' private numbers in bid to push for Trump's impeachment

A group affiliated with the online activist group known as Anonymous on Thursday posted what it says are the private cellphone numbers and email addresses for

Author=Todd C. Frankel and Craig Timberg

Saudi Arabia arrests 11 princes protesting cuts to perks

A group of 11 Saudi princes was arrested Thursday after staging a sit-in at a palace in Riyadh, the kingdom's attorney general said Saturday.

Author=Steve Almasy and Hamdi Alkashali, CNN

Alabama inmates escaped jail without using weapons. They used peanut butter.

A group of 12 inmates used peanut butter to change the number above an inmate’s cell to a numger that identifies a door leading outside the jail.


House Dems Urge DOD, Joint Chiefs Of Staff: Don't Change Transgender Policy

A group of 50 Democratic U.S. House members sent a letter Friday to the heads of the Department of Defense...

Author=Nicole Lafond

Some Liberty University Grads Are Returning Their Diplomas To Protest Trump

A group of alumni from one of the nation's most influential evangelical Christian universities is condemning their school's president for his continued alignment with President Trump.


Good Samaritans form human chain to rescue stranded swimmers

A group of around 40 strangers linked arms off the coast of Panama City Beach.

Author=ABC News

Conservative Democrats Embrace Parts of GOP Tax Plan

A group of conservative House Democrats is embracing some elements of a GOP plan to cut taxes, potentially creating an opening for Republicans to win bipartisan support.

Author=Arit John

Evangelicals draw critics with 'Nashville Statement' on sexuality

A group of evangelical leaders who released “the Nashville Statement” on Tuesday -- reiterating Christian viewpoints toward same-sex marriage and transgender rights -- have come under fire from Nashville's mayor and critics on social media.


Florida teens who recorded drowning man will not be charged in his death

A group of Florida teens who taunted a drowning man while filming his death from afar will not be criminally charged, according to police.

Author=Nick Valencia and Devon Sayers, CNN

Notre Dame students walk out on Mike Pence during commencement speech

A group of graduating seniors from the University of Notre Dame turned their backs on their own graduation ceremony in protest of Vice President Mike Pence, who gave their commencement address there on Sunday. The protests, which were organized by a stude

Author=ABC News

HBO faces hacker threat: pay up, or suffer bigger data leak

A group of hackers says they'll release a trove of data including email and "Game of Thrones" scripts unless they receive millions


Dems ask Tillerson if Trump anti-Islam tweets put US at risk

A group of House Democrats is calling on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to tell them whether President Donald Trump's frequent use of social media is putting U.S. diplomats and Americans traveling abroad at risk.

Author=Associated Press

'Acid attack' at London mall injures at least 6 people, police say

A group of men sprayed a noxious substance at shoppers in London Saturday night, injuring at least six people, police said.


Native American tribes sue Trump over monument changes

A group of Native American tribes filed suit against President Donald Trump and a host of administration officials on Monday, alleging that Trump's decision to significantly shrink Bears Ears National Monument is "in violation of the United Stat

Author=Dan Merica, CNN

Middle schoolers refuse to pose with Paul Ryan during photo op

A group of New Jersey eighth-grade students schooled House Speaker Paul Ryan over his unwillingness to critique President Trump. About half ​of the more than 200​ students from South Orange Middle …

Author=Marisa Schultz, Mark Moore

Some Notre Dame graduates walk out at Pence speech

A group of Notre Dame graduates walked out of their graduation ceremony Sunday in protest against Vice President Mike Pence and his policies.

Author=Rosa Flores, Eric Levenson and Susannah Cullinane, CNN

White Protesters -- Yes, White People -- Take Down a Confederate Monument in Downtown Durham, N.C.

A group of protesters in Durham, N.C. toppled a confederate monument in front of courthouse in the city’s downtown area Monday evening, and the entire act was caught on video and posted to Twitter. Don’t worry; none of them are dead or arrested yet be

Author=Monique Judge<