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  • Child's death highlights communication barriers on border

    Child's death highlights communication barriers on border

    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:37 PM EST2018-12-16 22:37:20 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:37 PM EST2018-12-16 22:37:22 GMT
    Death of Mayan girl in US custody highlights communication challenges on border, raises questions about use of English forms.
    Death of Mayan girl in US custody highlights communication challenges on border, raises questions about use of English forms.
  • Colin Kroll, co-founder of HQ Trivia, found dead

    Colin Kroll, co-founder of HQ Trivia, found dead

    Sunday, December 16 2018 2:57 PM EST2018-12-16 19:57:13 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:29 PM EST2018-12-16 22:29:07 GMT
    Colin Kroll, a tech executive who co-founded the HQ Trivia app, has died.
    Colin Kroll, a tech executive who co-founded the HQ Trivia app, has died.
  • Canada caught between 2 powers, feeling alone in the world

    Canada caught between 2 powers, feeling alone in the world

    Thursday, December 13 2018 6:49 PM EST2018-12-13 23:49:43 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:29 PM EST2018-12-16 22:29:04 GMT
    China has Canada in its cross-hairs, detaining two Canadians in apparent retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top Chinese tech executive on behalf of the U.S. States.
    China has Canada in its cross-hairs, detaining two Canadians in apparent retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top Chinese tech executive on behalf of the U.S. States.
  • California is first state to mandate zero-emission bus fleet

    California is first state to mandate zero-emission bus fleet

    Friday, December 14 2018 5:07 PM EST2018-12-14 22:07:12 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-16 22:28:48 GMT
    California is moving to eliminate fossil fuels from its fleet of 14,000 transit buses, enacting a first-in-the-nation mandate that will vastly increase the number of electric buses on the road.
    California is moving to eliminate fossil fuels from its fleet of 14,000 transit buses, enacting a first-in-the-nation mandate that will vastly increase the number of electric buses on the road.
  • Scientists scour WWI shipwreck to solve military mystery

    Scientists scour WWI shipwreck to solve military mystery

    Thursday, December 13 2018 11:21 AM EST2018-12-13 16:21:11 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-16 22:28:42 GMT
    100 years later, researchers conclude underwater mine sank World War I warship off the coast of New York.
    100 years later, researchers conclude underwater mine sank World War I warship off the coast of New York.
  • Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches space in test

    Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches space in test

    Thursday, December 13 2018 2:31 AM EST2018-12-13 07:31:40 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-16 22:28:39 GMT
    (Virgin Galactic via AP). In this Jan. 11, 2018 photo provided by Virgin Galactic, the VSS Unity is released from the WhiteKnightTwo aircraft during a gliding test for SpaceShipTwo near Mojave, Calif. The spaceship isn’t launched from the ground but is...(Virgin Galactic via AP). In this Jan. 11, 2018 photo provided by Virgin Galactic, the VSS Unity is released from the WhiteKnightTwo aircraft during a gliding test for SpaceShipTwo near Mojave, Calif. The spaceship isn’t launched from the ground but is...
    Branson's Virgin Galactic gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space.
    Branson's Virgin Galactic gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space.
  • Record number of Mexican gray wolves found dead in 2018

    Record number of Mexican gray wolves found dead in 2018

    Thursday, December 13 2018 12:01 PM EST2018-12-13 17:01:11 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-16 22:28:36 GMT
    Wildlife managers have confirmed that a record number of Mexican gray wolves have been reported dead this year.
    Wildlife managers have confirmed that a record number of Mexican gray wolves have been reported dead this year.
  • Alaska groups sue EPA to enforce clean air laws in Fairbanks

    Alaska groups sue EPA to enforce clean air laws in Fairbanks

    Friday, December 14 2018 6:47 PM EST2018-12-14 23:47:13 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-16 22:28:35 GMT
    Three Alaska groups are suing the Environmental Protection Agency to demand it enforce the cleanup of polluted air around the state's second-largest city.
    Three Alaska groups are suing the Environmental Protection Agency to demand it enforce the cleanup of polluted air around the state's second-largest city.
  • Idaho test reactor is pivotal in US nuclear power strategy

    Idaho test reactor is pivotal in US nuclear power strategy

    Saturday, December 15 2018 10:57 AM EST2018-12-15 15:57:06 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-16 22:28:33 GMT
    A nuclear test reactor that can melt uranium fuel rods in seconds is running again after a near quarter-century shutdown as U.S. officials try to revamp a fading nuclear power industry with safer fuel designs and a...
    A nuclear test reactor that can melt uranium fuel rods in seconds is running again after a near quarter-century shutdown as U.S. officials try to revamp a fading nuclear power industry with safer fuel designs and a new generation of power plants.
  • Worries about ballot security overshadow disputed House race

    Worries about ballot security overshadow disputed House race

    Saturday, December 15 2018 9:57 AM EST2018-12-15 14:57:07 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-16 22:28:20 GMT
    Warnings about the potential for voter fraud in a rural North Carolina county went unheeded for years before last month's disputed congressional race.
    Warnings about the potential for voter fraud in a rural North Carolina county went unheeded for years before last month's disputed congressional race.
  • Death of 7-year-old on border raises questions

    Death of 7-year-old on border raises questions

    Friday, December 14 2018 8:19 AM EST2018-12-14 13:19:07 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:09 PM EST2018-12-16 22:09:18 GMT
    Immigration officials say an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death of a 7-year-old migrant girl who suffered seizures in custody and later died.
    Immigration officials say an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death of a 7-year-old migrant girl who suffered seizures in custody and later died.
  • Wisconsin, Michigan Republicans enact lame-duck limits

    Wisconsin, Michigan Republicans enact lame-duck limits

    Friday, December 14 2018 5:17 PM EST2018-12-14 22:17:33 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:09 PM EST2018-12-16 22:09:16 GMT
    Republicans in Wisconsin and Michigan enacted last-minute limits on Democratic power Friday, with GOP governors in both Upper Midwest states signing laws protecting their priorities before leaving office in less...
    Republicans in Wisconsin and Michigan enacted last-minute limits on Democratic power Friday, with GOP governors in both Upper Midwest states signing laws protecting their priorities before leaving office in less than a month.
  • Higher percentage of California pot passing safety tests

    Higher percentage of California pot passing safety tests

    Sunday, December 16 2018 11:17 AM EST2018-12-16 16:17:06 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:09 PM EST2018-12-16 22:09:14 GMT
    Higher percentage of California marijuana products clear safety tests but questions remain after sudden closing of lab the state found was falsifying test results for pesticides.
    Higher percentage of California marijuana products clear safety tests but questions remain after sudden closing of lab the state found was falsifying test results for pesticides.
  • Baylor ties pervade rape case that sparked uproar

    Baylor ties pervade rape case that sparked uproar

    Saturday, December 15 2018 12:17 PM EST2018-12-15 17:17:43 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:09 PM EST2018-12-16 22:09:13 GMT
    Local leaders say plea deal allowing former Baylor student to serve no jail times highlights outsized influence alumni play in shaping local criminal justice system.
    Local leaders say plea deal allowing former Baylor student to serve no jail times highlights outsized influence alumni play in shaping local criminal justice system.
  • O'Rourke, other Dems don't want tent city's contract renewed

    O'Rourke, other Dems don't want tent city's contract renewed

    Saturday, December 15 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-12-15 20:28:35 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:09 PM EST2018-12-16 22:09:12 GMT
    Rep. Beto O'Rourke, other Democrats tour remote tent city where 2,700 immigrant teens are being held at a cost of roughly $1 million per day.
    Rep. Beto O'Rourke, other Democrats tour remote tent city where 2,700 immigrant teens are being held at a cost of roughly $1 million per day.
  • Report details firefighters' harrowing work in Paradise

    Report details firefighters' harrowing work in Paradise

    Friday, December 14 2018 6:57 PM EST2018-12-14 23:57:11 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:09 PM EST2018-12-16 22:09:10 GMT
    A report on firefighter injuries in a deadly Northern California wildfire details the harrowing conditions they faced and a few close calls with death.
    A report on firefighter injuries in a deadly Northern California wildfire details the harrowing conditions they faced and a few close calls with death.
  • California alleges utility falsified pipeline safety records

    California alleges utility falsified pipeline safety records

    Friday, December 14 2018 6:37 PM EST2018-12-14 23:37:09 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 5:09 PM EST2018-12-16 22:09:09 GMT
    Regulators are accusing one of California's largest utilities of falsifying safety documents on natural gas pipelines.
    Regulators are accusing one of California's largest utilities of falsifying safety documents on natural gas pipelines.
  • Police visit 'Saturday Night Live' star after Instagram post

    Police visit 'Saturday Night Live' star after Instagram post

    Saturday, December 15 2018 11:47 PM EST2018-12-16 04:47:26 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 3:17 PM EST2018-12-16 20:17:48 GMT
    New York police were concerned about Pete Davidson after he wrote "I don't want to be on this earth anymore" on Instagram.
    New York police were concerned about Pete Davidson after he wrote "I don't want to be on this earth anymore" on Instagram.
  • California court blocks pardon of man who killed at age 14

    California court blocks pardon of man who killed at age 14

    Friday, December 14 2018 6:37 PM EST2018-12-14 23:37:13 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 2:59 PM EST2018-12-16 19:59:15 GMT
    In a rare step, the California Supreme Court has blocked Gov. Jerry Brown's attempt to issue a pardon to a 37-year-old man Cambodian refugee facing deportation for killing and robbing a woman when he was 14 years old.
    In a rare step, the California Supreme Court has blocked Gov. Jerry Brown's attempt to issue a pardon to a 37-year-old man Cambodian refugee facing deportation for killing and robbing a woman when he was 14 years old.
  • Steps taken to address Walter Reed shooting alert error

    Steps taken to address Walter Reed shooting alert error

    Friday, December 14 2018 5:27 PM EST2018-12-14 22:27:09 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 12:37 PM EST2018-12-16 17:37:19 GMT
    Two Maryland congressmen say Navy officials are taking steps to correct deficiencies that wrongly led to reports of an active shooter at Walter Reed National Medical Center outside Washington last month.
    Two Maryland congressmen say Navy officials are taking steps to correct deficiencies that wrongly led to reports of an active shooter at Walter Reed National Medical Center outside Washington last month.
  • Tainted romaine lettuce traced to at least 1 California farm

    Tainted romaine lettuce traced to at least 1 California farm

    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:49 PM EST2018-12-13 21:49:30 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 12:37 PM EST2018-12-16 17:37:16 GMT
    US officials have traced a recent outbreak of E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce to at least 1 farm in central California.
    US officials have traced a recent outbreak of E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce to at least 1 farm in central California.
  • Court: Trump can't let companies deny birth control coverage

    Court: Trump can't let companies deny birth control coverage

    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:59 PM EST2018-12-13 20:59:28 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 12:37 PM EST2018-12-16 17:37:14 GMT
    A U.S. appeals court has blocked rules by the Trump administration allowing more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control.
    A U.S. appeals court has blocked rules by the Trump administration allowing more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control.
  • With OK from Congress, US hemp market set to boom

    With OK from Congress, US hemp market set to boom

    Thursday, December 13 2018 2:01 PM EST2018-12-13 19:01:43 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 12:37 PM EST2018-12-16 17:37:13 GMT
    With federal legalization of hemp at hand, the US market is set to boom amid the popularity of CBDs, a non-psychoactive compound found in hemp as a health supplement.
    With federal legalization of hemp at hand, the US market is set to boom amid the popularity of CBDs, a non-psychoactive compound found in hemp as a health supplement.
  • For sale: Restored home of Salem witch trials refugee

    For sale: Restored home of Salem witch trials refugee

    Sunday, December 16 2018 8:37 AM EST2018-12-16 13:37:02 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 11:37 AM EST2018-12-16 16:37:07 GMT
    A once-run-down home that stands where a woman accused of witchcraft during the 1692 Salem witch trials settled is on the market after an extensive renovation project.
    A once-run-down home that stands where a woman accused of witchcraft during the 1692 Salem witch trials settled is on the market after an extensive renovation project.
  • Congress OKs bill to allow killing sea lions to help salmon

    Congress OKs bill to allow killing sea lions to help salmon

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-12-12 19:31:17 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 8:58 AM EST2018-12-16 13:58:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Don Ryan, file). FILE--In this April 24, 2008, file photo, crews work to move a captured sea lion into another cage on the Columbia River near Bonneville Dam in North Bonneville, Wash. OPB reports that a bill approved by the House Tuesday, De...(AP Photo/Don Ryan, file). FILE--In this April 24, 2008, file photo, crews work to move a captured sea lion into another cage on the Columbia River near Bonneville Dam in North Bonneville, Wash. OPB reports that a bill approved by the House Tuesday, De...
    Congress has agreed to make it easier to kill sea lions threatening fragile runs of salmon in the Northwest.
    Congress has agreed to make it easier to kill sea lions threatening fragile runs of salmon in the Northwest.
  • Report rips expensive decisions in California wildfire fight

    Report rips expensive decisions in California wildfire fight

    Saturday, December 15 2018 12:17 PM EST2018-12-15 17:17:54 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 7:38 AM EST2018-12-16 12:38:10 GMT
    A new report criticizes decisions made to stop a 2016 fire in California's Big Sur area that became the costliest wildfire fight in U.S. history.
    A new report criticizes decisions made to stop a 2016 fire in California's Big Sur area that became the costliest wildfire fight in U.S. history.
  • First lady spreads anti-bullying message at kids' hospital

    First lady spreads anti-bullying message at kids' hospital

    Thursday, December 13 2018 12:51 PM EST2018-12-13 17:51:14 GMT
    Sunday, December 16 2018 7:28 AM EST2018-12-16 12:28:07 GMT
    Melania Trump is keeping up the first ladies' tradition of a Christmas season visit to a Washington children's hospital.
    Melania Trump is keeping up the first ladies' tradition of a Christmas season visit to a Washington children's hospital.
  • UNC system rejects $5M plan to house Confederate statue

    UNC system rejects $5M plan to house Confederate statue

    Friday, December 14 2018 4:27 PM EST2018-12-14 21:27:07 GMT
    Saturday, December 15 2018 11:49 PM EST2018-12-16 04:49:03 GMT
    North Carolina's public university system rejects proposal to build a $5 million structure to house a toppled Confederate statue.
    North Carolina's public university system rejects proposal to build a $5 million structure to house a toppled Confederate statue.
  • Indiana governor says passing hate crime law 'long overdue'

    Indiana governor says passing hate crime law 'long overdue'

    Saturday, December 15 2018 11:17 AM EST2018-12-15 16:17:09 GMT
    Saturday, December 15 2018 4:49 PM EST2018-12-15 21:49:03 GMT
    Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb is pushing for Indiana to join the 45 states that have hate crime laws.
    Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb is pushing for Indiana to join the 45 states that have hate crime laws.
  • Hung without care? Some say tunnel decor is an eyesore

    Hung without care? Some say tunnel decor is an eyesore

    Thursday, December 13 2018 11:11 AM EST2018-12-13 16:11:19 GMT
    Saturday, December 15 2018 3:58 PM EST2018-12-15 20:58:09 GMT
    Holiday decorations that have been displayed for decades at the entrance of the Holland Tunnel into New York are not making the season bright for some motorists.
    Holiday decorations that have been displayed for decades at the entrance of the Holland Tunnel into New York are not making the season bright for some motorists.
  • Police want direct talk with missing Colorado woman's fiance

    Police want direct talk with missing Colorado woman's fiance

    Friday, December 14 2018 2:07 PM EST2018-12-14 19:07:22 GMT
    Saturday, December 15 2018 12:19 PM EST2018-12-15 17:19:47 GMT
    Colorado police say they are searching the property of a missing woman's fiance.
    Colorado police say they are searching the property of a missing woman's fiance.
  • Reports: Federal prosecutors probe Trump inaugural committee

    Reports: Federal prosecutors probe Trump inaugural committee

    Friday, December 14 2018 2:17 PM EST2018-12-14 19:17:05 GMT
    Saturday, December 15 2018 11:19 AM EST2018-12-15 16:19:01 GMT
    Federal prosecutors are reportedly investigating the finances of President Donald Trump's inaugural committee and whether foreigners made illegal contributions to its events.
    Federal prosecutors are reportedly investigating the finances of President Donald Trump's inaugural committee and whether foreigners made illegal contributions to its events.
  • States cite climate worries in push to stop US coal sales

    States cite climate worries in push to stop US coal sales

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:41 PM EST2018-12-12 18:41:20 GMT
    Saturday, December 15 2018 6:38 AM EST2018-12-15 11:38:12 GMT
    (Ryan Dorgan/The Casper Star-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2014, file photo, rail cars are filled with coal and sprayed with a topper agent to suppress dust at Cloud Peak Energy's Antelope Mine north of Douglas, Wyo. Four states with cl...(Ryan Dorgan/The Casper Star-Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2014, file photo, rail cars are filled with coal and sprayed with a topper agent to suppress dust at Cloud Peak Energy's Antelope Mine north of Douglas, Wyo. Four states with cl...
    Four states that say burning coal will hurt their residents as it makes climate change worse are trying to stop the Trump administration from selling vast reserves of the fuel that are beneath public lands.
    Four states that say burning coal will hurt their residents as it makes climate change worse are trying to stop the Trump administration from selling vast reserves of the fuel that are beneath public lands.
  • GM says it has 2,700 jobs for workers slated to be laid off

    GM says it has 2,700 jobs for workers slated to be laid off

    Friday, December 14 2018 10:29 AM EST2018-12-14 15:29:18 GMT
    Saturday, December 15 2018 6:07 AM EST2018-12-15 11:07:20 GMT
    General Motors says it has 2,700 jobs for the 3,300 U.S. factory workers it plans to lay off next year.
    General Motors says it has 2,700 jobs for the 3,300 U.S. factory workers it plans to lay off next year.
  • Florida tale of infidelity and homicide ends with conviction

    Florida tale of infidelity and homicide ends with conviction

    Friday, December 14 2018 8:47 PM EST2018-12-15 01:47:14 GMT
    Saturday, December 15 2018 4:08 AM EST2018-12-15 09:08:34 GMT
    A Florida woman has been convicted of helping mastermind the killing of her husband nearly two decades ago.
    A Florida woman has been convicted of helping mastermind the killing of her husband nearly two decades ago.
  • McCain replacement Sen. Jon Kyl resigning at end of year

    McCain replacement Sen. Jon Kyl resigning at end of year

    Friday, December 14 2018 10:39 AM EST2018-12-14 15:39:10 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 8:28 PM EST2018-12-15 01:28:17 GMT
    Arizona's governor says U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl will resign at the end of the year from the U.S. Senate seat he was appointed to less than four months ago following the death of Sen. Jon McCain.
    Arizona's governor says U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl will resign at the end of the year from the U.S. Senate seat he was appointed to less than four months ago following the death of Sen. Jon McCain.
  • Beto O'Rourke still undecided as 2020 White House buzz grows

    Beto O'Rourke still undecided as 2020 White House buzz grows

    Friday, December 14 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-12-14 18:27:02 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 8:08 PM EST2018-12-15 01:08:24 GMT
    When it comes to a 2020 presidential run, Beto O'Rourke is still playing hard to get.
    When it comes to a 2020 presidential run, Beto O'Rourke is still playing hard to get.
  • Lawyers seek to exclude evidence at NYC truck attack trial

    Lawyers seek to exclude evidence at NYC truck attack trial

    Friday, December 14 2018 7:27 PM EST2018-12-15 00:27:10 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 7:28 PM EST2018-12-15 00:28:11 GMT
    Lawyers for a man charged with killing eight people in a terrorist attack on a New York City bike path say they have learned that the FBI was intercepting his communications.
    Lawyers for a man charged with killing eight people in a terrorist attack on a New York City bike path say they have learned that the FBI was intercepting his communications.
  • Wisconsin's Walker signs sweeping lame-duck GOP bills

    Wisconsin's Walker signs sweeping lame-duck GOP bills

    Friday, December 14 2018 1:37 PM EST2018-12-14 18:37:06 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 6:47 PM EST2018-12-14 23:47:30 GMT
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has signed a sweeping package of Republican-written legislation that restricts early voting and weakens the incoming Democratic governor and attorney general.
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has signed a sweeping package of Republican-written legislation that restricts early voting and weakens the incoming Democratic governor and attorney general.
  • Michigan governor signs bills to gut wage, sick time laws

    Michigan governor signs bills to gut wage, sick time laws

    Friday, December 14 2018 3:27 PM EST2018-12-14 20:27:07 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 6:38 PM EST2018-12-14 23:38:01 GMT
    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed Republican-backed laws to significantly scale back citizen-initiated measures to raise the minimum wage and require paid sick leave for workers.
    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed Republican-backed laws to significantly scale back citizen-initiated measures to raise the minimum wage and require paid sick leave for workers.
  • Montana man pleads guilty to killing 2, putting them in acid

    Montana man pleads guilty to killing 2, putting them in acid

    Friday, December 14 2018 5:17 PM EST2018-12-14 22:17:38 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 6:28 PM EST2018-12-14 23:28:01 GMT
    A Montana man has pleaded guilty to killing two people whose bodies were dismembered and placed in acid-filled tubs to dispose of them.
    A Montana man has pleaded guilty to killing two people whose bodies were dismembered and placed in acid-filled tubs to dispose of them.
  • Use of death penalty continues to decline in Texas

    Use of death penalty continues to decline in Texas

    Friday, December 14 2018 12:09 AM EST2018-12-14 05:09:06 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-14 22:28:39 GMT
    A new report says that while Texas led the nation in the number of inmates executed in 2018, the use of capital punishment in the state continues to decline.
    A new report says that while Texas led the nation in the number of inmates executed in 2018, the use of capital punishment in the state continues to decline.
  • More sleep in Seattle: Later school start helps kids get zzz

    More sleep in Seattle: Later school start helps kids get zzz

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-12-12 19:31:20 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 5:27 PM EST2018-12-14 22:27:56 GMT
    High school students are getting more sleep in Seattle thanks to a later start of the school day.
    High school students are getting more sleep in Seattle thanks to a later start of the school day.
  • California chief justice gives up Republican Party label

    California chief justice gives up Republican Party label

    Friday, December 14 2018 5:17 PM EST2018-12-14 22:17:07 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 5:19 PM EST2018-12-14 22:19:51 GMT
    California Supreme Court chief justice says she gave up her Republican Party affiliation over concerns about increasing polarization and incivility in the country.
    California Supreme Court chief justice says she gave up her Republican Party affiliation over concerns about increasing polarization and incivility in the country.
  • The Latest: Holder group promises lame-duck lawsuit

    The Latest: Holder group promises lame-duck lawsuit

    Friday, December 14 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-12-14 18:27:03 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 4:57 PM EST2018-12-14 21:57:46 GMT
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has signed a sweeping package of Republican-authored lame-duck legislation that restricts early voting and weakens the incoming Democratic governor and attorney general.
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has signed a sweeping package of Republican-authored lame-duck legislation that restricts early voting and weakens the incoming Democratic governor and attorney general.
  • Bomb threat empties Sandy Hook school on attack anniversary

    Bomb threat empties Sandy Hook school on attack anniversary

    Friday, December 14 2018 12:37 PM EST2018-12-14 17:37:03 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 3:29 PM EST2018-12-14 20:29:27 GMT
    A bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday, a day of memorial services and moments of silence to mark the sixth anniversary of the massacre of 20 first-graders and six educators.
    A bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday, a day of memorial services and moments of silence to mark the sixth anniversary of the massacre of 20 first-graders and six educators.
  • Trooper wounded in 2014 ambush shooting has leg amputated

    Trooper wounded in 2014 ambush shooting has leg amputated

    Friday, December 14 2018 1:37 PM EST2018-12-14 18:37:03 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 3:18 PM EST2018-12-14 20:18:49 GMT
    A Pennsylvania state police trooper who was shot in a 2014 ambush has had his right leg amputated below the knee.
    A Pennsylvania state police trooper who was shot in a 2014 ambush has had his right leg amputated below the knee.
  • 'Wild' salmon may be straight from the farm, NY report finds

    'Wild' salmon may be straight from the farm, NY report finds

    Friday, December 14 2018 2:57 PM EST2018-12-14 19:57:07 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 2:57 PM EST2018-12-14 19:57:46 GMT
    New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood says more than one-fourth of the seafood her office sampled in a statewide supermarket survey was mislabeled.
    New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood says more than one-fourth of the seafood her office sampled in a statewide supermarket survey was mislabeled.
  • California mulls texting fee to help poor people get phones

    California mulls texting fee to help poor people get phones

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:51 PM EST2018-12-12 17:51:14 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 2:09 PM EST2018-12-14 19:09:06 GMT
    California regulators are considering a plan to charge a fee for text messaging on mobile phones to help support programs that make phone service accessible to the poor.
    California regulators are considering a plan to charge a fee for text messaging on mobile phones to help support programs that make phone service accessible to the poor.
  • Authorities: Wave of hoax bomb threats made across US

    Authorities: Wave of hoax bomb threats made across US

    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:29 PM EST2018-12-13 20:29:28 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 1:48 PM EST2018-12-14 18:48:55 GMT
    Authorities say bomb threats sent to dozens of schools, universities and other locations across the U.S. appear to be a hoax.
    Authorities say bomb threats sent to dozens of schools, universities and other locations across the U.S. appear to be a hoax.
  • US judge: Suit over Trump travel ban waivers will go ahead

    US judge: Suit over Trump travel ban waivers will go ahead

    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:59 PM EST2018-12-14 00:59:35 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 1:29 PM EST2018-12-14 18:29:11 GMT
    A U.S. judge in San Francisco says a lawsuit accusing the Trump administration of denying nearly all visa applicants under President Donald Trump's travel ban will move forward.
    A U.S. judge in San Francisco says a lawsuit accusing the Trump administration of denying nearly all visa applicants under President Donald Trump's travel ban will move forward.
  • Florida man executed for fatally stabbing woman in 1992

    Florida man executed for fatally stabbing woman in 1992

    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:59 PM EST2018-12-13 20:59:35 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-12-14 18:18:30 GMT
    Man convicted of fatally beating and stabbing South Florida woman 26 years ago scheduled to be executed Thursday evening.
    Man convicted of fatally beating and stabbing South Florida woman 26 years ago scheduled to be executed Thursday evening.
  • Man rescued in coal mine: Four-day ordeal was 'terrible'

    Man rescued in coal mine: Four-day ordeal was 'terrible'

    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-12-13 15:11:43 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 12:29 PM EST2018-12-14 17:29:03 GMT
    The father of a woman found alive after spending days in an underground coal mine in West Virginia says his daughter went into the mine in search of copper.
    The father of a woman found alive after spending days in an underground coal mine in West Virginia says his daughter went into the mine in search of copper.
  • Southwestern US states get Jan. 31 deadline for drought deal

    Southwestern US states get Jan. 31 deadline for drought deal

    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:51 AM EST2018-12-13 15:51:10 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 12:28 PM EST2018-12-14 17:28:53 GMT
    Water managers from seven Southwestern states that depend on the Colorado River say they're close but haven't finalized an unprecedented drought contingency plan they may have to implement in 2020.
    Water managers from seven Southwestern states that depend on the Colorado River say they're close but haven't finalized an unprecedented drought contingency plan they may have to implement in 2020.
  • Effort to weaken governors stirs separation-of-powers debate

    Effort to weaken governors stirs separation-of-powers debate

    Friday, December 7 2018 3:48 PM EST2018-12-07 20:48:01 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:26 AM EST2018-12-14 16:26:15 GMT
    Effort to dilute power of next Wisconsin governor stirs separation-of-powers debate.
    Effort to dilute power of next Wisconsin governor stirs separation-of-powers debate.
  • Activists decry no-jail sentence for former frat president

    Activists decry no-jail sentence for former frat president

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 9:41 AM EST2018-12-11 14:41:09 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:26 AM EST2018-12-14 16:26:12 GMT
    A woman who accused a former Baylor University student of raping her at a fraternity party says she's outraged his plea includes no jail time.
    A woman who accused a former Baylor University student of raping her at a fraternity party says she's outraged his plea includes no jail time.
  • Walker: Partial vetoes possible on some lame-duck bills

    Walker: Partial vetoes possible on some lame-duck bills

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 12:11 PM EST2018-12-11 17:11:13 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:25 AM EST2018-12-14 16:25:46 GMT
    Gov. Scott Walker says the powers of his Democratic replacement will remain among the strongest of any governor in the country, even if he signs bills passed in a lame-duck session.
    Gov. Scott Walker says the powers of his Democratic replacement will remain among the strongest of any governor in the country, even if he signs bills passed in a lame-duck session.
  • Secret Service detail for Bush, code name 'Timberwolf,' ends

    Secret Service detail for Bush, code name 'Timberwolf,' ends

    Friday, December 7 2018 11:27 AM EST2018-12-07 16:27:18 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:25 AM EST2018-12-14 16:25:16 GMT
    Secret Service ends detail for George H.W. Bush after nearly 40 years of protecting the former president, who was known by the code name "Timberwolf".
    Secret Service ends detail for George H.W. Bush after nearly 40 years of protecting the former president, who was known by the code name "Timberwolf".
  • Attorneys for ex-Baylor student break silence over rape case

    Attorneys for ex-Baylor student break silence over rape case

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 7:21 PM EST2018-12-13 00:21:24 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:24 AM EST2018-12-14 16:24:51 GMT
    Attorneys for a former Baylor University student accused of rape have fired back against an account the accuser read in court, saying it was "riddled with distortions and misrepresentations.".
    Attorneys for a former Baylor University student accused of rape have fired back against an account the accuser read in court, saying it was "riddled with distortions and misrepresentations.".
  • Pelosi recalls Arizona's former US Rep. Pastor at funeral

    Pelosi recalls Arizona's former US Rep. Pastor at funeral

    Friday, December 7 2018 1:38 AM EST2018-12-07 06:38:54 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:24 AM EST2018-12-14 16:24:24 GMT
    Former U.S. Rep. Ed Pastor, Arizona's first Hispanic member of Congress, will be laid to rest Friday.
    Former U.S. Rep. Ed Pastor, Arizona's first Hispanic member of Congress, will be laid to rest Friday.
  • Correction: Trump-Joint Chiefs story

    Correction: Trump-Joint Chiefs story

    Friday, December 7 2018 10:25 AM EST2018-12-07 15:25:10 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-12-14 16:23:50 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he'll be making an announcement on Saturday concerning the Joint Chiefs of staff.
    President Donald Trump says he'll be making an announcement on Saturday concerning the Joint Chiefs of staff.
  • Winter storm causes icy roads across swath of South

    Winter storm causes icy roads across swath of South

    Sunday, December 9 2018 12:08 AM EST2018-12-09 05:08:27 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-12-14 16:23:42 GMT
    Millions in Southern states brace for a harsh wintry storm that could bring immobilizing snowfalls, icy roads or deadly floods.
    Millions in Southern states brace for a harsh wintry storm that could bring immobilizing snowfalls, icy roads or deadly floods.
  • US appeals court won't immediately allow Trump asylum ban

    US appeals court won't immediately allow Trump asylum ban

    Friday, December 7 2018 8:48 PM EST2018-12-08 01:48:05 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-12-14 16:23:27 GMT
    A divided U.S. appeals court has refused to immediately allow the Trump administration to enforce a ban on asylum for any immigrants who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border.
    A divided U.S. appeals court has refused to immediately allow the Trump administration to enforce a ban on asylum for any immigrants who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border.
  • Kansas faces new fight over taxes after years of turmoil

    Kansas faces new fight over taxes after years of turmoil

    Sunday, December 9 2018 9:48 AM EST2018-12-09 14:48:10 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-12-14 16:23:05 GMT
    Kansas' new Democratic governor has promised not to raise taxes to boost state spending, but Republicans who control the Legislature argue that one is already coming.
    Kansas' new Democratic governor has promised not to raise taxes to boost state spending, but Republicans who control the Legislature argue that one is already coming.
  • Trump resort worker: No regrets speaking out about abuse

    Trump resort worker: No regrets speaking out about abuse

    Friday, December 7 2018 10:28 PM EST2018-12-08 03:28:10 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:22 AM EST2018-12-14 16:22:29 GMT
    A Guatemalan living in the U.S. illegally who says she faced abusive working conditions as a maid at Donald Trump's New Jersey golf club doesn't regret speaking out, even though she might lose her job and be deported.
    A Guatemalan living in the U.S. illegally who says she faced abusive working conditions as a maid at Donald Trump's New Jersey golf club doesn't regret speaking out, even though she might lose her job and be deported.
  • California lawmaker arrested on child cruelty suspicion

    California lawmaker arrested on child cruelty suspicion

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 9:01 PM EST2018-12-12 02:01:25 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:21 AM EST2018-12-14 16:21:44 GMT
    A California state lawmaker has been arrested on suspicion of child cruelty.
    A California state lawmaker has been arrested on suspicion of child cruelty.
  • Pilot seriously injured after military jet crash off Hawaii

    Pilot seriously injured after military jet crash off Hawaii

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:31 PM EST2018-12-13 01:31:25 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:20 AM EST2018-12-14 16:20:56 GMT
    A military spokesman says an aircraft crashed in the ocean Wednesday.
    A military spokesman says an aircraft crashed in the ocean Wednesday.
  • Cuba health mystery: Diplomats had inner-ear damage early on

    Cuba health mystery: Diplomats had inner-ear damage early on

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:11 PM EST2018-12-12 19:11:25 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:20 AM EST2018-12-14 16:20:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Dr. Michael Hoffer, of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, speaks during a news conference, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, in Miami. Hoffer and a group of doctors presented their findings in the case of U.S. diplomats...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Dr. Michael Hoffer, of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, speaks during a news conference, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, in Miami. Hoffer and a group of doctors presented their findings in the case of U.S. diplomats...
    Doctors: American diplomats affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba showed damage in the inner ear shortly after they complained of weird noises and sensations.
    Doctors: American diplomats affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba showed damage in the inner ear shortly after they complained of weird noises and sensations.
  • 2 Jesuit provinces releases 153 names of accused abusers

    2 Jesuit provinces releases 153 names of accused abusers

    Friday, December 7 2018 11:35 AM EST2018-12-07 16:35:05 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:16 AM EST2018-12-14 16:16:47 GMT
    A Catholic Jesuit province covering 13 states says it has found "credible allegations" of sexual abuse involving 42 priests and other ministry leaders, dating back to 1955.
    A Catholic Jesuit province covering 13 states says it has found "credible allegations" of sexual abuse involving 42 priests and other ministry leaders, dating back to 1955.
  • Trump Justice pick likely to be queried on Mueller comments

    Trump Justice pick likely to be queried on Mueller comments

    Friday, December 7 2018 10:05 AM EST2018-12-07 15:05:03 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:16 AM EST2018-12-14 16:16:22 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he will nominate William Barr, former President George H.W. Bush's attorney general, to serve in the same role.
    President Donald Trump says he will nominate William Barr, former President George H.W. Bush's attorney general, to serve in the same role.
  • Hertz, Clear partner to speed rentals with biometric scans

    Hertz, Clear partner to speed rentals with biometric scans

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:11 AM EST2018-12-11 06:11:07 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:16 AM EST2018-12-14 16:16:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Martin). In this Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, photo, a rental car approaches a biometric scanning machine at the exit of the Hertz facility at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, in Atlanta. In a first for the rental car industry,...(AP Photo/Jeff Martin). In this Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, photo, a rental car approaches a biometric scanning machine at the exit of the Hertz facility at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, in Atlanta. In a first for the rental car industry,...
    Hertz partners with Clear to speed car rental process with biometric scanning.
    Hertz partners with Clear to speed car rental process with biometric scanning.
  • Doc took pics of sex abuse; patients seek their whereabouts

    Doc took pics of sex abuse; patients seek their whereabouts

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 7:11 AM EST2018-12-11 12:11:06 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:15 AM EST2018-12-14 16:15:43 GMT
    Victims of alleged molestation by a physician at Rockefeller University Hospital want to know what happened to photos they say the doctor took while the abuse was occurring.
    Victims of alleged molestation by a physician at Rockefeller University Hospital want to know what happened to photos they say the doctor took while the abuse was occurring.
  • Investigation yields few clues on missing Colorado woman

    Investigation yields few clues on missing Colorado woman

    Thursday, December 13 2018 1:01 PM EST2018-12-13 18:01:13 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-12-14 16:14:49 GMT
    Colorado police are asking for help in their search for a missing woman, whose family calls her disappearance completely out of character for the mother of a one-year-old daughter.
    Colorado police are asking for help in their search for a missing woman, whose family calls her disappearance completely out of character for the mother of a one-year-old daughter.
  • Wall Street's Fearless Girl statue gets new place of honor

    Wall Street's Fearless Girl statue gets new place of honor

    Monday, December 10 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-12-10 14:28:07 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-12-14 16:14:25 GMT
    The "Fearless Girl" statue that inspired millions with a message of female empowerment has a new home in front of the New York Stock Exchange.
    The "Fearless Girl" statue that inspired millions with a message of female empowerment has a new home in front of the New York Stock Exchange.
  • Military officials unveil damage from powerful Alaska quake

    Military officials unveil damage from powerful Alaska quake

    Friday, December 7 2018 5:08 PM EST2018-12-07 22:08:02 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-12-14 16:14:18 GMT
    Military officials at the sprawling Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson say last week's magnitude 7.0 earthquake near Anchorage caused multiple problems around the base, including damage to steel frameworks, ceilings,...
    Military officials at the sprawling Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson say last week's magnitude 7.0 earthquake near Anchorage caused multiple problems around the base, including damage to steel frameworks, ceilings, and sprinkler and heating systems.
  • US judge tosses bulk of suit against Trump immigration move

    US judge tosses bulk of suit against Trump immigration move

    Monday, December 10 2018 7:28 PM EST2018-12-11 00:28:14 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-12-14 16:14:11 GMT
    A U.S. judge in San Francisco says the Trump administration provided adequate justification for its decision to end a program that reunited hundreds of immigrants from Central America with family members in the U.S.
    A U.S. judge in San Francisco says the Trump administration provided adequate justification for its decision to end a program that reunited hundreds of immigrants from Central America with family members in the U.S.
  • Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump

    Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump

    Thursday, December 13 2018 6:11 AM EST2018-12-13 11:11:03 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 10:10 AM EST2018-12-14 15:10:30 GMT
    Jose Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump.
    Jose Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump.
  • Kasich would prefer competing for presidency as a Republican

    Kasich would prefer competing for presidency as a Republican

    Thursday, December 13 2018 6:29 PM EST2018-12-13 23:29:39 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 9:40 AM EST2018-12-14 14:40:34 GMT
    Outgoing Republican Gov. John Kasich says he's continuing a serious look at a third presidential run while acknowledging he probably couldn't win GOP primaries held today.
    Outgoing Republican Gov. John Kasich says he's continuing a serious look at a third presidential run while acknowledging he probably couldn't win GOP primaries held today.
  • 7-year-old immigrant girl dies after Border Patrol arrest

    7-year-old immigrant girl dies after Border Patrol arrest

    Thursday, December 13 2018 9:19 PM EST2018-12-14 02:19:35 GMT
    Friday, December 14 2018 7:59 AM EST2018-12-14 12:59:53 GMT
    Federal immigration authorities have confirmed that a 7-year-old girl who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border with her father last week died after being taken into the custody of the U.S. Border Patrol.
    Federal immigration authorities have confirmed that a 7-year-old girl who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border with her father last week died after being taken into the custody of the U.S. Border Patrol.
  • Trump invokes 'advice-of-counsel' defense in campaign probe

    Trump invokes 'advice-of-counsel' defense in campaign probe

    Thursday, December 13 2018 5:29 PM EST2018-12-13 22:29:29 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:19 PM EST2018-12-14 03:19:19 GMT
    President Donald Trump is invoking something called the "advice-of-counsel" defense in response to the scandal over hush-money payments made to conceal his alleged affairs.
    President Donald Trump is invoking something called the "advice-of-counsel" defense in response to the scandal over hush-money payments made to conceal his alleged affairs.
  • Washington governor proposes major steps for orca recovery

    Washington governor proposes major steps for orca recovery

    Thursday, December 13 2018 5:20 PM EST2018-12-13 22:20:19 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:09 PM EST2018-12-14 03:09:22 GMT
    With the Northwest's beloved killer whales on the brink of extinction, Washington Gov.
    With the Northwest's beloved killer whales on the brink of extinction, Washington Gov.
  • Arizona journalism saga has poisoning claim, nasty divorce

    Arizona journalism saga has poisoning claim, nasty divorce

    Thursday, December 13 2018 2:31 AM EST2018-12-13 07:31:49 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 9:09 PM EST2018-12-14 02:09:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). In this Nov. 19, 2018, photo, Felice Soldwedel, wife of Joseph Soldwedel, poses for a photograph at her home in Prescott, Ariz. Joseph Soldwedel, the owner of a chain of small Arizona newspapers, and his wife Felice are loc...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin). In this Nov. 19, 2018, photo, Felice Soldwedel, wife of Joseph Soldwedel, poses for a photograph at her home in Prescott, Ariz. Joseph Soldwedel, the owner of a chain of small Arizona newspapers, and his wife Felice are loc...
    The owner of a small Arizona newspaper chain and his wife are locked in a nasty divorce dispute that includes allegations of poisoning.
    The owner of a small Arizona newspaper chain and his wife are locked in a nasty divorce dispute that includes allegations of poisoning.
  • Boy Scouts' money struggles: Is bankruptcy an option?

    Boy Scouts' money struggles: Is bankruptcy an option?

    Thursday, December 13 2018 1:01 PM EST2018-12-13 18:01:14 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:52 PM EST2018-12-14 00:52:00 GMT
    The Boy Scouts of America says it is exploring "all options" to address serious financial challenges, but is declining to confirm or deny a report that it may seek bankruptcy protection.
    The Boy Scouts of America says it is exploring "all options" to address serious financial challenges, but is declining to confirm or deny a report that it may seek bankruptcy protection.
  • Serial killer pleads guilty in Texas woman's 1994 death

    Serial killer pleads guilty in Texas woman's 1994 death

    Thursday, December 13 2018 12:01 PM EST2018-12-13 17:01:22 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:03 PM EST2018-12-14 00:03:07 GMT
    A 78-year-old man who says he killed about 90 people over nearly four decades as he moved around the country has pleaded guilty to murder in the 1994 strangulation of a Texas woman.
    A 78-year-old man who says he killed about 90 people over nearly four decades as he moved around the country has pleaded guilty to murder in the 1994 strangulation of a Texas woman.
  • Correction: Los Angeles Housing Development story

    Correction: Los Angeles Housing Development story

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:41 PM EST2018-12-11 22:41:27 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 7:03 PM EST2018-12-14 00:03:06 GMT
    Los Angeles County supervisors approved a massive housing project in fire-prone mountains as the state continues to recover from devastating wildfires.
    Los Angeles County supervisors approved a massive housing project in fire-prone mountains as the state continues to recover from devastating wildfires.
  • 'Dirty deeds': Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen gets 3 years in prison

    'Dirty deeds': Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen gets 3 years in prison

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:11 AM EST2018-12-12 06:11:36 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 6:54 PM EST2018-12-13 23:54:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File). FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen walks out of federal court in New York. The moment of reckoning has nearly arrived for Cohen, who finds out Wednesday, Dec. 12, whether his decision to walk away f...(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File). FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen walks out of federal court in New York. The moment of reckoning has nearly arrived for Cohen, who finds out Wednesday, Dec. 12, whether his decision to walk away f...
    A lawyer who made his career protecting President Donald Trump is set to learn whether cooperating with federal investigators will lessen his punishment for dodging taxes, lying to Congress and violating campaign...
    A lawyer who made his career protecting President Donald Trump is set to learn whether cooperating with federal investigators will lessen his punishment for dodging taxes, lying to Congress and violating campaign finance laws.
  • Investigation yields few clues on missing Colorado woman

    Investigation yields few clues on missing Colorado woman

    Thursday, December 13 2018 1:31 PM EST2018-12-13 18:31:16 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 6:54 PM EST2018-12-13 23:54:26 GMT
    Colorado police are asking for help in their search for a missing woman, whose family calls her disappearance completely out of character for the mother of a one-year-old daughter.
    Colorado police are asking for help in their search for a missing woman, whose family calls her disappearance completely out of character for the mother of a one-year-old daughter.
  • Walker uses power next governor may not have to seal deal

    Walker uses power next governor may not have to seal deal

    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:29 PM EST2018-12-13 21:29:29 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 6:19 PM EST2018-12-13 23:19:59 GMT
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker executed a $28 million deal to save nearly 400 jobs at a Kimberly-Clark Corp. plant using powers that his Democratic successor would no longer have under a bill passed during a lame-duck...
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker executed a $28 million deal to save nearly 400 jobs at a Kimberly-Clark Corp. plant using powers that his Democratic successor would no longer have under a bill passed during a lame-duck session last week.
  • Sting uses fake Amazon boxes, GPS to catch would-be thieves

    Sting uses fake Amazon boxes, GPS to catch would-be thieves

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 3:11 PM EST2018-12-11 20:11:31 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:51 PM EST2018-12-13 21:51:41 GMT
    Jersey City is teaming up with Amazon to try and thwart the thefts of packages during the Christmas season.
    Jersey City is teaming up with Amazon to try and thwart the thefts of packages during the Christmas season.
  • Metaphorical Washington 'swamp' overrun by actual vermin

    Metaphorical Washington 'swamp' overrun by actual vermin

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:51 AM EST2018-12-12 05:51:38 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:11 PM EST2018-12-13 21:11:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Pest Control Officers Gregory Cornes, left, uses a hand trowel to scoop-up dry ice before dropping it directly into rat burrows, as his co-worker Curtis Redman assist, near the Capitol building in Washington, Wednes...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Pest Control Officers Gregory Cornes, left, uses a hand trowel to scoop-up dry ice before dropping it directly into rat burrows, as his co-worker Curtis Redman assist, near the Capitol building in Washington, Wednes...
    The nation's capital is facing a spiraling rat infestation, fueled by mild winters and a human population boom.
    The nation's capital is facing a spiraling rat infestation, fueled by mild winters and a human population boom.
  • Record count reported for mysterious paralyzing illness

    Record count reported for mysterious paralyzing illness

    Monday, December 10 2018 1:11 PM EST2018-12-10 18:11:11 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:10 PM EST2018-12-13 21:10:30 GMT
    Health officials are reporting the most cases ever of a mysterious paralyzing illness in children.
    Health officials are reporting the most cases ever of a mysterious paralyzing illness in children.
  • Court nixes pension law that prompted teacher protests

    Court nixes pension law that prompted teacher protests

    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-12-13 15:11:37 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 4:03 PM EST2018-12-13 21:03:12 GMT
    The Kentucky Supreme Court has struck down a pension law that prompted thousands of teachers to protest at the state Capitol.
    The Kentucky Supreme Court has struck down a pension law that prompted thousands of teachers to protest at the state Capitol.
  • The Latest: Tourism rocket ship reaches space on test flight

    The Latest: Tourism rocket ship reaches space on test flight

    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:21 AM EST2018-12-13 15:21:12 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 3:42 PM EST2018-12-13 20:42:43 GMT
    Branson's Virgin Galactic rocket ship takes off on test flight to reach the edge of space.
    Branson's Virgin Galactic rocket ship takes off on test flight to reach the edge of space.
  • Minnesota lawmakers discuss reining in soaring insulin costs

    Minnesota lawmakers discuss reining in soaring insulin costs

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-12-12 17:31:16 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 2:42 PM EST2018-12-13 19:42:03 GMT
    Minnesota lawmakers are considering steps they could take to rein in the soaring cost of insulin, which one couple says has become so expensive that their diabetic son could no longer afford it and died.
    Minnesota lawmakers are considering steps they could take to rein in the soaring cost of insulin, which one couple says has become so expensive that their diabetic son could no longer afford it and died.
  • Man gives up 1st-class plane seat for mother with ill child

    Man gives up 1st-class plane seat for mother with ill child

    Thursday, December 13 2018 12:51 PM EST2018-12-13 17:51:13 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 2:11 PM EST2018-12-13 19:11:19 GMT
    A Pennsylvania man who has been praised for giving up his first-class seat for a mother with an 11-month-old baby says he doesn't think it was that big of a deal.
    A Pennsylvania man who has been praised for giving up his first-class seat for a mother with an 11-month-old baby says he doesn't think it was that big of a deal.
  • Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket

    Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:41 PM EST2018-12-12 19:41:20 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 12:02 PM EST2018-12-13 17:02:41 GMT
    Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space.
    Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space.
  • Insurance claims at $9 billion from California fires

    Insurance claims at $9 billion from California fires

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:11 AM EST2018-12-12 06:11:32 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:54 AM EST2018-12-13 15:54:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2018 file photo, a home burned down by a wildfire sits on a hilltop overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Malibu, Calif. Authorities estimate it will cost at least $3 billion to clear debris of 19,000 ho...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2018 file photo, a home burned down by a wildfire sits on a hilltop overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Malibu, Calif. Authorities estimate it will cost at least $3 billion to clear debris of 19,000 ho...
    Authorities estimate it will cost at least $3 billion to clear debris of 19,000 homes destroyed by California wildfires last month.
    Authorities estimate it will cost at least $3 billion to clear debris of 19,000 homes destroyed by California wildfires last month.
  • Brazilian couple get light sentences in grandson's abduction

    Brazilian couple get light sentences in grandson's abduction

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 3:41 PM EST2018-12-12 20:41:26 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 10:22 AM EST2018-12-13 15:22:49 GMT
    A federal judge has sentenced a Brazilian couple to minimal prison sentences for helping their daughter kidnap their grandson, who has been living in Brazil for the last five years after being taken from Texas.
    A federal judge has sentenced a Brazilian couple to minimal prison sentences for helping their daughter kidnap their grandson, who has been living in Brazil for the last five years after being taken from Texas.
  • 3 found alive inside West Virginia coal mine

    3 found alive inside West Virginia coal mine

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:21 PM EST2018-12-13 01:21:27 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 9:52 AM EST2018-12-13 14:52:57 GMT
    Authorities say three people missing since last weekend have been found alive at a nonoperational coal mine in southern West Virginia.
    Authorities say three people missing since last weekend have been found alive at a nonoperational coal mine in southern West Virginia.
  • Spacewalking astronauts check site of capsule leak

    Spacewalking astronauts check site of capsule leak

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 4:01 AM EST2018-12-11 09:01:03 GMT
    Thursday, December 13 2018 5:01 AM EST2018-12-13 10:01:46 GMT
    Two Russian cosmonauts are preparing to venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.
    Two Russian cosmonauts are preparing to venture outside the International Space Station to inspect a section where a mysterious leak has been discovered.
  • SC teen pleads guilty to murder in death of father, boy

    SC teen pleads guilty to murder in death of father, boy

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 7:31 PM EST2018-12-13 00:31:25 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 9:23 PM EST2018-12-13 02:23:53 GMT
    A teen has pleaded guilty to two charges of murder for fatally shooting his father in their home and a 6-year-old boy at a South Carolina elementary school.
    A teen has pleaded guilty to two charges of murder for fatally shooting his father in their home and a 6-year-old boy at a South Carolina elementary school.
  • Washington state builds bridge to keep wildlife off highway

    Washington state builds bridge to keep wildlife off highway

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:21 AM EST2018-12-12 06:21:35 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:23 PM EST2018-12-13 01:23:36 GMT
    Washington state is finishing construction on its largest wildlife bridge: a 35-foot-tall, 66-foot-wide span that will carry myriad migrating animals over busy Interstate 90.
    Washington state is finishing construction on its largest wildlife bridge: a 35-foot-tall, 66-foot-wide span that will carry myriad migrating animals over busy Interstate 90.
  • Florida school massacre panel recommends arming teachers

    Florida school massacre panel recommends arming teachers

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 7:01 PM EST2018-12-13 00:01:25 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:03 PM EST2018-12-13 01:03:42 GMT
    The panel investigating the Florida high school massacre is recommending that teachers who volunteer and undergo extensive background checks and training be allowed to carry concealed guns on campus to stop future...
    The panel investigating the Florida high school massacre is recommending that teachers who volunteer and undergo extensive background checks and training be allowed to carry concealed guns on campus to stop future shootings.
  • Judge declines to dismiss challenge to US asylum delays

    Judge declines to dismiss challenge to US asylum delays

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 3:51 PM EST2018-12-12 20:51:18 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 6:13 PM EST2018-12-12 23:13:12 GMT
    A federal judge says immigrant rights activists can continue to challenge what they describe as unlawful U.S. government delays for asylum cases.
    A federal judge says immigrant rights activists can continue to challenge what they describe as unlawful U.S. government delays for asylum cases.
  • Lawsuit: Police chief condones white officers' racism, abuse

    Lawsuit: Police chief condones white officers' racism, abuse

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:01 PM EST2018-12-12 21:01:20 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:33 PM EST2018-12-12 21:33:19 GMT
    A federal lawsuit accuses police officials in a Washington, D.C., suburb of retaliating against black and Hispanic officers who complain about racist, abusive conduct by white officers.
    A federal lawsuit accuses police officials in a Washington, D.C., suburb of retaliating against black and Hispanic officers who complain about racist, abusive conduct by white officers.
  • Official: California must mull home ban in fire-prone areas

    Official: California must mull home ban in fire-prone areas

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 2:11 PM EST2018-12-11 19:11:28 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 4:23 PM EST2018-12-12 21:23:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this May 1, 2015, file photo, Ken Pimlott, director of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection poses in the CDF headquarters in Sacramento, Calif. Pimlott told The Associated Press he prepa...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this May 1, 2015, file photo, Ken Pimlott, director of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection poses in the CDF headquarters in Sacramento, Calif. Pimlott told The Associated Press he prepa...
    California's top firefighter: Wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials should consider banning home construction in particularly vulnerable areas.
    California's top firefighter: Wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials should consider banning home construction in particularly vulnerable areas.
  • Quackarazzi: Mandarin duck holds NYC in its spell

    Quackarazzi: Mandarin duck holds NYC in its spell

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 11:09 PM EST2018-12-06 04:09:18 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 3:43 PM EST2018-12-12 20:43:32 GMT
    Quackarazzi: A brightly colored Mandarin duck is holding New York City in its spell, with pink, purple, orange and emerald green colors one admirer called a "living box of crayons.".
    Quackarazzi: A brightly colored Mandarin duck is holding New York City in its spell, with pink, purple, orange and emerald green colors one admirer called a "living box of crayons.".
  • Ex-judges to ICE: End immigration arrests at courthouses

    Ex-judges to ICE: End immigration arrests at courthouses

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:21 AM EST2018-12-12 13:21:07 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:54 PM EST2018-12-12 19:54:29 GMT
    Dozens of retired state and federal judges are calling on U.S. immigration officials to stop making arrests at courthouses of people suspected of being in the country illegally.
    Dozens of retired state and federal judges are calling on U.S. immigration officials to stop making arrests at courthouses of people suspected of being in the country illegally.
  • Police rip toddler from mother's arms at benefits office

    Police rip toddler from mother's arms at benefits office

    Monday, December 10 2018 11:31 AM EST2018-12-10 16:31:40 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-12-12 19:35:25 GMT
    The New York Police Department is investigating video that shows a group of officers pulling a 1-year-old boy from his mother's arms while arresting her at a Brooklyn food stamp office.
    The New York Police Department is investigating video that shows a group of officers pulling a 1-year-old boy from his mother's arms while arresting her at a Brooklyn food stamp office.
  • With new board in place, CBS to decide Moonves' exit pay

    With new board in place, CBS to decide Moonves' exit pay

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 2:21 AM EST2018-12-11 07:21:09 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:33 PM EST2018-12-12 19:33:27 GMT
    The investigation into sexual-misconduct claims against former CBS CEO Les Moonves will loom large over the network's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday.
    The investigation into sexual-misconduct claims against former CBS CEO Les Moonves will loom large over the network's annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday.
  • NASA's Voyager 2 becomes 2nd craft in interstellar space

    NASA's Voyager 2 becomes 2nd craft in interstellar space

    Monday, December 10 2018 11:08 AM EST2018-12-10 16:08:11 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:33 PM EST2018-12-12 19:33:04 GMT
    NASA's Voyager 2 becomes only 2nd human-made object to reach space between the stars.
    NASA's Voyager 2 becomes only 2nd human-made object to reach space between the stars.
  • The Latest: Insurance claims at $9 billion from fires

    The Latest: Insurance claims at $9 billion from fires

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:41 PM EST2018-12-12 18:41:15 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 2:14 PM EST2018-12-12 19:14:42 GMT
    Insurance claims from last month's California wildfires already are at $9 billion.
    Insurance claims from last month's California wildfires already are at $9 billion.
  • Artificial dyes fading, but food will still get color boosts

    Artificial dyes fading, but food will still get color boosts

    Monday, December 10 2018 10:28 AM EST2018-12-10 15:28:12 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 1:43 PM EST2018-12-12 18:43:35 GMT
    Artificial dyes are falling out of favor, but foods get color boosts in other unexpected ways.
    Artificial dyes are falling out of favor, but foods get color boosts in other unexpected ways.
  • Magnitude 4.4 earthquake jolts Tennessee; felt in Atlanta

    Magnitude 4.4 earthquake jolts Tennessee; felt in Atlanta

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 5:11 AM EST2018-12-12 10:11:02 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:43 PM EST2018-12-12 17:43:47 GMT
    The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.4 earthquake struck eastern Tennessee and could be felt in Atlanta.
    The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.4 earthquake struck eastern Tennessee and could be felt in Atlanta.
  • 4 journalists and a newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

    4 journalists and a newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 8:11 AM EST2018-12-11 13:11:22 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:35 PM EST2018-12-12 17:35:04 GMT
    Time magazine's 2018 person of the year are the "guardians and the war on truth.".
    Time magazine's 2018 person of the year are the "guardians and the war on truth.".
  • California judge orders porn star to pay Trump legal fees

    California judge orders porn star to pay Trump legal fees

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:01 PM EST2018-12-11 22:01:29 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 10:22 AM EST2018-12-12 15:22:51 GMT
    A federal judge has ordered porn star Stormy Daniels to pay Donald Trump nearly $293,000 for his attorneys' fees and another $1,000 in sanctions after her defamation suit against the president was dismissed.
    A federal judge has ordered porn star Stormy Daniels to pay Donald Trump nearly $293,000 for his attorneys' fees and another $1,000 in sanctions after her defamation suit against the president was dismissed.
  • Groups end ties with club that denied black applicant

    Groups end ties with club that denied black applicant

    Wednesday, December 12 2018 9:51 AM EST2018-12-12 14:51:11 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 9:53 AM EST2018-12-12 14:53:04 GMT
    A South Carolina social club's decision to deny membership to a doctor who would have been its first black member has prompted several local groups to cut ties with it.
    A South Carolina social club's decision to deny membership to a doctor who would have been its first black member has prompted several local groups to cut ties with it.
  • Christmas tree farmers aim to boost sales via social media

    Christmas tree farmers aim to boost sales via social media

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:41 AM EST2018-12-11 06:41:09 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 8:41 AM EST2018-12-12 13:41:18 GMT
    Christmas tree farmers nationwide are fighting back against the growing popularity of the artificial Christmas evergreen with a social media ad campaign.
    Christmas tree farmers nationwide are fighting back against the growing popularity of the artificial Christmas evergreen with a social media ad campaign.
  • Michelle Obama surprises Detroit students at Motown Museum

    Michelle Obama surprises Detroit students at Motown Museum

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:41 PM EST2018-12-11 22:41:31 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 7:41 AM EST2018-12-12 12:41:12 GMT
    Michelle Obama surprised a group of Detroit college students, walking in as the young men of color took part in a roundtable discussion on education at the Motown Museum.
    Michelle Obama surprised a group of Detroit college students, walking in as the young men of color took part in a roundtable discussion on education at the Motown Museum.
  • Moment of reckoning looms for ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen

    Moment of reckoning looms for ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:31 PM EST2018-12-11 22:31:30 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:53 AM EST2018-12-12 05:53:00 GMT
    The moment of reckoning has nearly arrived for ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen.
    The moment of reckoning has nearly arrived for ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen.
  • Man who killed newlywed during robbery executed in Texas

    Man who killed newlywed during robbery executed in Texas

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 12:51 AM EST2018-12-11 05:51:11 GMT
    Wednesday, December 12 2018 12:43 AM EST2018-12-12 05:43:45 GMT
    Texas death row inmate set to be executed for the fatal shooting more than 25 years ago of a newlywed who had only been married for 10 days.
    Texas death row inmate set to be executed for the fatal shooting more than 25 years ago of a newlywed who had only been married for 10 days.
  • Nude photos linked to ex-USC doc in sex-abuse investigation

    Nude photos linked to ex-USC doc in sex-abuse investigation

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 7:41 PM EST2018-12-12 00:41:26 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 8:44 PM EST2018-12-12 01:44:25 GMT
    Detectives were trying to determine whether nude photographs linked to a former University of Southern California gynecologist show any of the women who claim he sexually harassed or abused them during examinations.
    Detectives were trying to determine whether nude photographs linked to a former University of Southern California gynecologist show any of the women who claim he sexually harassed or abused them during examinations.
  • Jury recommends life in prison for man who rammed crowd

    Jury recommends life in prison for man who rammed crowd

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 12:41 AM EST2018-12-11 05:41:06 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:42 PM EST2018-12-11 22:42:19 GMT
    A Virginia jury is set to resume deliberations on a sentencing recommendation for a man convicted of killing a woman and injuring dozens when he drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally.
    A Virginia jury is set to resume deliberations on a sentencing recommendation for a man convicted of killing a woman and injuring dozens when he drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally.
  • Teen accused in pregnant classmate's murder appears in court

    Teen accused in pregnant classmate's murder appears in court

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 4:21 PM EST2018-12-11 21:21:26 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:13 PM EST2018-12-11 22:13:22 GMT
    An Indiana judge entered a preliminary not guilty plea for a high school football player accused of killing a 17-year-old schoolmate who was pregnant with his child.
    An Indiana judge entered a preliminary not guilty plea for a high school football player accused of killing a 17-year-old schoolmate who was pregnant with his child.
  • Catch limits increase for key West Coast groundfish species

    Catch limits increase for key West Coast groundfish species

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 4:31 PM EST2018-12-11 21:31:40 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:04 PM EST2018-12-11 22:04:09 GMT
    Federal officials say they are increasing catch limits for several species of West Coast groundfish that were severely depleted more than a dozen years ago, posing a threat to the commercial and sports fishing...
    Federal officials say they are increasing catch limits for several species of West Coast groundfish that were severely depleted more than a dozen years ago, posing a threat to the commercial and sports fishing industries.
  • Melania Trump gives gifts at Marine Corps Reserve toy drive

    Melania Trump gives gifts at Marine Corps Reserve toy drive

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 12:41 PM EST2018-12-11 17:41:30 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 4:36 PM EST2018-12-11 21:36:27 GMT
    Melania Trump is sorting toys and making Christmas cards for an annual toy drive held by the Marine Corps Reserve.
    Melania Trump is sorting toys and making Christmas cards for an annual toy drive held by the Marine Corps Reserve.
  • Cosby lawyers detail 11 alleged trial errors as they appeal

    Cosby lawyers detail 11 alleged trial errors as they appeal

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 1:41 PM EST2018-12-11 18:41:22 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 4:03 PM EST2018-12-11 21:03:35 GMT
    Bill Cosby's lawyers file list of alleged trial errors as they seek to undo conviction, 3- to 10-year sentence.
    Bill Cosby's lawyers file list of alleged trial errors as they seek to undo conviction, 3- to 10-year sentence.
  • Refreezing still a threat after snowstorm; rain on the way

    Refreezing still a threat after snowstorm; rain on the way

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 8:11 AM EST2018-12-11 13:11:17 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 4:03 PM EST2018-12-11 21:03:34 GMT
    Several Southern states hit hard by a wintry storm were gradually warming Tuesday, but forecasters warned that temperatures in many areas will plunge below freezing again Tuesday night.
    Several Southern states hit hard by a wintry storm were gradually warming Tuesday, but forecasters warned that temperatures in many areas will plunge below freezing again Tuesday night.
  • US to ease oil drilling controls protecting imperiled bird

    US to ease oil drilling controls protecting imperiled bird

    Thursday, December 6 2018 9:39 AM EST2018-12-06 14:39:49 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 3:43 PM EST2018-12-11 20:43:33 GMT
    The Trump administration is advancing plans to ease restrictions on oil and gas drilling and other activities on huge swaths of land in the American West that were put in place to protect an imperiled bird species.
    The Trump administration is advancing plans to ease restrictions on oil and gas drilling and other activities on huge swaths of land in the American West that were put in place to protect an imperiled bird species.
  • 'Truth isn't truth' tops list of notable quotes in 2018

    'Truth isn't truth' tops list of notable quotes in 2018

    Tuesday, December 11 2018 5:51 AM EST2018-12-11 10:51:04 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-12-11 19:03:07 GMT
    The assertion that "truth isn't truth," made by a personal attorney for President Donald Trump, tops a Yale Law School librarian's list of the most notable quotes of 2018.
    The assertion that "truth isn't truth," made by a personal attorney for President Donald Trump, tops a Yale Law School librarian's list of the most notable quotes of 2018.
  • Woman who accused man of rape outraged he got no jail time

    Woman who accused man of rape outraged he got no jail time

    Monday, December 10 2018 1:21 PM EST2018-12-10 18:21:20 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 11:22 AM EST2018-12-11 16:22:01 GMT
    A Texas judge has accepted a plea deal allowing a former Baylor University fraternity president accused of rape to avoid serving jail time.
    A Texas judge has accepted a plea deal allowing a former Baylor University fraternity president accused of rape to avoid serving jail time.
  • Wisconsin GOP legislation eases corporate tax break rules

    Wisconsin GOP legislation eases corporate tax break rules

    Monday, December 10 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-12-10 22:58:11 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 11:02 AM EST2018-12-11 16:02:47 GMT
    Companies seeking tax credits from Wisconsin's troubled job-creation agency would face less scrutiny under a provision Republicans included in a package of lame-duck legislation designed to weaken newly elected...
    Companies seeking tax credits from Wisconsin's troubled job-creation agency would face less scrutiny under a provision Republicans included in a package of lame-duck legislation designed to weaken newly elected Democrats.
  • US arrests 32 at San Diego border demonstration

    US arrests 32 at San Diego border demonstration

    Monday, December 10 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-10 22:28:11 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 10:43 AM EST2018-12-11 15:43:42 GMT
    US Border Patrol agents handcuff about a dozen people participating in demonstration organized by Quaker group at U.S.-Mexico border to protest militarization of border.
    US Border Patrol agents handcuff about a dozen people participating in demonstration organized by Quaker group at U.S.-Mexico border to protest militarization of border.
  • Man who claimed Howard Hughes inheritance dies in Nevada

    Man who claimed Howard Hughes inheritance dies in Nevada

    Monday, December 10 2018 6:58 PM EST2018-12-10 23:58:12 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 10:01 AM EST2018-12-11 15:01:43 GMT
    Melvin Dummar, a delivery driver whose claim that reclusive billionaire Howard Hughes left a handwritten will bequeathing him $156 million when he died in 1976 was dismissed as a hoax, has died in rural Nevada.
    Melvin Dummar, a delivery driver whose claim that reclusive billionaire Howard Hughes left a handwritten will bequeathing him $156 million when he died in 1976 was dismissed as a hoax, has died in rural Nevada.
  • California inferno gives rise to family-reuniting 'Angels'

    California inferno gives rise to family-reuniting 'Angels'

    Monday, December 10 2018 9:48 AM EST2018-12-10 14:48:09 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 6:42 AM EST2018-12-11 11:42:15 GMT
    In the aftermath of California's catastrophic wildfire, online sleuths known as 'angels' bring their skills to Paradise to reconnect friends and family with survivors.
    In the aftermath of California's catastrophic wildfire, online sleuths known as 'angels' bring their skills to Paradise to reconnect friends and family with survivors.
  • Indiana teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

    Indiana teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

    Monday, December 10 2018 10:38 AM EST2018-12-10 15:38:16 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 2:32 AM EST2018-12-11 07:32:57 GMT
    Authorities say a 16-year-old boy is suspected in the death of a 17-year-old pregnant schoolmate whose body was found near her northern Indiana home in a restaurant's dumpster.
    Authorities say a 16-year-old boy is suspected in the death of a 17-year-old pregnant schoolmate whose body was found near her northern Indiana home in a restaurant's dumpster.
  • The Latest: No sentence yet for man who rammed protesters

    The Latest: No sentence yet for man who rammed protesters

    Monday, December 10 2018 2:18 PM EST2018-12-10 19:18:47 GMT
    Tuesday, December 11 2018 12:53 AM EST2018-12-11 05:53:17 GMT
    Several people who were severely injured by a man who drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally have described devastating physical and psychological injuries to jurors deciding a sentencing...
    Several people who were severely injured by a man who drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally have described devastating physical and psychological injuries to jurors deciding a sentencing recommendation.
  • No sentence yet for man who rammed rally counterprotesters

    No sentence yet for man who rammed rally counterprotesters

    Monday, December 10 2018 4:08 AM EST2018-12-10 09:08:00 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 11:42 PM EST2018-12-11 04:42:01 GMT
    The same jury that convicted a man of first-degree murder for driving his car into counterprotesters at a 2017 white nationalist rally will now decide his punishment.
    The same jury that convicted a man of first-degree murder for driving his car into counterprotesters at a 2017 white nationalist rally will now decide his punishment.
  • The Latest: US arrests 32 at San Diego border protest

    The Latest: US arrests 32 at San Diego border protest

    Monday, December 10 2018 6:18 PM EST2018-12-10 23:18:12 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 11:11 PM EST2018-12-11 04:11:39 GMT
    US Border Patrol agents handcuff about a dozen people participating in demonstration organized by Quaker group at U.S.-Mexico border to protest militarization of border.
    US Border Patrol agents handcuff about a dozen people participating in demonstration organized by Quaker group at U.S.-Mexico border to protest militarization of border.
  • Police, FBI probe suspected white supremacist attack on DJ

    Police, FBI probe suspected white supremacist attack on DJ

    Monday, December 10 2018 7:18 PM EST2018-12-11 00:18:13 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 9:44 PM EST2018-12-11 02:44:36 GMT
    Authorities say the FBI is now involved in an investigation into an attack by several white supremacists on a black DJ at a tavern in Washington state over the weekend.
    Authorities say the FBI is now involved in an investigation into an attack by several white supremacists on a black DJ at a tavern in Washington state over the weekend.
  • Snowed-in South makes the best of day off from work, school

    Snowed-in South makes the best of day off from work, school

    Monday, December 10 2018 7:28 AM EST2018-12-10 12:28:10 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 9:42 PM EST2018-12-11 02:42:21 GMT
    Millions in Southern states brace for a harsh wintry storm that's bringing immobilizing snowfalls, icy roads or deadly floods.
    Millions in Southern states brace for a harsh wintry storm that's bringing immobilizing snowfalls, icy roads or deadly floods.
  • The Latest: Pig truck crash adds to traffic woes after storm

    The Latest: Pig truck crash adds to traffic woes after storm

    Monday, December 10 2018 5:28 PM EST2018-12-10 22:28:28 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-12-11 00:40:07 GMT
    An overturned truck full of pigs is adding to traffic delays as western North Carolina digs out from a snow storm.
    An overturned truck full of pigs is adding to traffic delays as western North Carolina digs out from a snow storm.
  • Polygamous group lets go of sprawling Arizona worship center

    Polygamous group lets go of sprawling Arizona worship center

    Monday, December 10 2018 6:48 PM EST2018-12-10 23:48:13 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 6:49 PM EST2018-12-10 23:49:57 GMT
    A polygamous group based on the Utah-Arizona border has allowed the building where it held worship services to be taken over in an ongoing eviction process that has steadily loosened the sect's grip on a community...
    A polygamous group based on the Utah-Arizona border has allowed the building where it held worship services to be taken over in an ongoing eviction process that has steadily loosened the sect's grip on a community it ruled for a century.
  • The Latest: Teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

    The Latest: Teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

    Monday, December 10 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-12-10 22:18:03 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 6:19 PM EST2018-12-10 23:19:44 GMT
    Northern Indiana authorities have accused a 16-year-old football player of fatally stabbing a 17-year-old girl during a fight about her pregnancy, tightly tying a plastic bag over her and dumping her body.
    Northern Indiana authorities have accused a 16-year-old football player of fatally stabbing a 17-year-old girl during a fight about her pregnancy, tightly tying a plastic bag over her and dumping her body.
  • Agency: Fear of returning home spikes at US-Mexico border

    Agency: Fear of returning home spikes at US-Mexico border

    Monday, December 10 2018 2:38 PM EST2018-12-10 19:38:36 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 5:39 PM EST2018-12-10 22:39:55 GMT
    People expressing fear to return home after being stopped at the US-Mexico border spiked in the last year, according to figures released by Monday by US Customs and Border Protection on the first step in the asylum...
    People expressing fear to return home after being stopped at the US-Mexico border spiked in the last year, according to figures released by Monday by US Customs and Border Protection on the first step in the asylum process.
  • Admitted killer sentenced to 3 life terms plus max 230 years

    Admitted killer sentenced to 3 life terms plus max 230 years

    Monday, December 10 2018 4:48 PM EST2018-12-10 21:48:06 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-12-10 22:18:46 GMT
    A Nebraska man convicted of killing his wife has pleaded guilty to killing his parents and a niece.
    A Nebraska man convicted of killing his wife has pleaded guilty to killing his parents and a niece.
  • Church says nuns embezzled from school to cover Vegas trips

    Church says nuns embezzled from school to cover Vegas trips

    Monday, December 10 2018 4:18 PM EST2018-12-10 21:18:02 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 5:10 PM EST2018-12-10 22:10:04 GMT
    Church officials say a pair of nuns embezzled a "substantial" amount of money from the Southern California Catholic school where they worked for decades and used it to pay for gambling trips to Las Vegas casinos.
    Church officials say a pair of nuns embezzled a "substantial" amount of money from the Southern California Catholic school where they worked for decades and used it to pay for gambling trips to Las Vegas casinos.
  • Newtown shooter described 'scorn for humanity'

    Newtown shooter described 'scorn for humanity'

    Sunday, December 9 2018 11:28 AM EST2018-12-09 16:28:12 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 5:00 PM EST2018-12-10 22:00:22 GMT
    Documents from the investigation into the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut are shedding light on the gunman's anger, scorn for other people, and deep social isolation in the years leading up...
    Documents from the investigation into the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut are shedding light on the gunman's anger, scorn for other people, and deep social isolation in the years leading up to the shooting.
  • Trump plan to reclassify nuke waste alarms environmentalists

    Trump plan to reclassify nuke waste alarms environmentalists

    Monday, December 10 2018 12:41 PM EST2018-12-10 17:41:09 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 3:58 PM EST2018-12-10 20:58:55 GMT
    The Trump administration has proposed reclassifying some radioactive waste left from the production of nuclear weapons to make disposal cheaper and easier.
    The Trump administration has proposed reclassifying some radioactive waste left from the production of nuclear weapons to make disposal cheaper and easier.
  • Rise up: Female voices take center stage at Grammys

    Rise up: Female voices take center stage at Grammys

    Saturday, December 8 2018 12:08 AM EST2018-12-08 05:08:17 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 3:08 PM EST2018-12-10 20:08:22 GMT
    Female musicians who not only write their own lyrics _ but produce their songs too _ are taking center stage at the 2019 Grammy Awards, a year after female voices were shut of the show's major categories.
    Female musicians who not only write their own lyrics _ but produce their songs too _ are taking center stage at the 2019 Grammy Awards, a year after female voices were shut of the show's major categories.
  • US states to meet at deadline on Colorado River drought plan

    US states to meet at deadline on Colorado River drought plan

    Sunday, December 9 2018 10:28 AM EST2018-12-09 15:28:11 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 1:33 PM EST2018-12-10 18:33:21 GMT
    With drought continuing and reservoirs shrinking, seven Southwestern U.S. states that depend on the Colorado River had been expected to ink a crucial share-the-pain contingency plan by the end of 2018.
    With drought continuing and reservoirs shrinking, seven Southwestern U.S. states that depend on the Colorado River had been expected to ink a crucial share-the-pain contingency plan by the end of 2018.
  • With Kevin Hart's downfall, hosting the Oscars got harder

    With Kevin Hart's downfall, hosting the Oscars got harder

    Friday, December 7 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-12-07 22:58:14 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 12:41 PM EST2018-12-10 17:41:40 GMT
    Hart's fallout raises questions about the Oscars host problem and the liability of social media.
    Hart's fallout raises questions about the Oscars host problem and the liability of social media.
  • Evers not optimistic Wisconsin Gov. Walker will veto bills

    Evers not optimistic Wisconsin Gov. Walker will veto bills

    Sunday, December 9 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-12-09 18:18:24 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 11:09 AM EST2018-12-10 16:09:38 GMT
    Wisconsin Gov.-elect Tony Evers says he's not optimistic that outgoing governor Scott Walker will veto bills approved by the Republican-dominated Legislature that would limit the new governor's power.
    Wisconsin Gov.-elect Tony Evers says he's not optimistic that outgoing governor Scott Walker will veto bills approved by the Republican-dominated Legislature that would limit the new governor's power.
  • Teachers union: Tentative deal to end charter schools strike

    Teachers union: Tentative deal to end charter schools strike

    Sunday, December 9 2018 10:08 AM EST2018-12-09 15:08:10 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:30 AM EST2018-12-10 15:30:34 GMT
    The nation's first teachers' strike against a charter school operator is ending in Chicago.
    The nation's first teachers' strike against a charter school operator is ending in Chicago.
  • GM plant closing not expected to stall Detroit's rebound

    GM plant closing not expected to stall Detroit's rebound

    Saturday, December 8 2018 8:48 AM EST2018-12-08 13:48:11 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:30 AM EST2018-12-10 15:30:32 GMT
    General Motors' planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the city, but the closure and job losses are not expected to stall-out Detroit's remarkable comeback.
    General Motors' planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the city, but the closure and job losses are not expected to stall-out Detroit's remarkable comeback.
  • Climate reality check: Global carbon pollution up in 2018

    Climate reality check: Global carbon pollution up in 2018

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 1:08 PM EST2018-12-05 18:08:59 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 10:29 AM EST2018-12-10 15:29:53 GMT
    Global carbon pollution rose sharply this year after several years of little growth.
    Global carbon pollution rose sharply this year after several years of little growth.
  • Former Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland dies at 90

    Former Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland dies at 90

    Sunday, December 9 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-12-09 21:28:33 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 9:50 AM EST2018-12-10 14:50:13 GMT
    Former U.S. Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland has died in Minnesota.
    Former U.S. Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland has died in Minnesota.
  • FBI: Man charged in kidnapping, death of North Carolina teen

    FBI: Man charged in kidnapping, death of North Carolina teen

    Saturday, December 8 2018 11:58 AM EST2018-12-08 16:58:13 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 9:39 AM EST2018-12-10 14:39:00 GMT
    The FBI says an arrest has been made in the disappearance and death of a North Carolina teenager.
    The FBI says an arrest has been made in the disappearance and death of a North Carolina teenager.
  • School lunch rules OK refined grains, low-fat chocolate milk

    School lunch rules OK refined grains, low-fat chocolate milk

    Thursday, December 6 2018 4:32 PM EST2018-12-06 21:32:10 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 9:28 AM EST2018-12-10 14:28:40 GMT
    Refined grains will be allowed back on school lunches, as will flavored, low-fat milk.
    Refined grains will be allowed back on school lunches, as will flavored, low-fat milk.
  • Boy hits target, convinces town to scrap snowball fight ban

    Boy hits target, convinces town to scrap snowball fight ban

    Monday, December 3 2018 11:08 PM EST2018-12-04 04:08:25 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 9:19 AM EST2018-12-10 14:19:48 GMT
    (Sara Knuth/Greeley Tribune via AP). In this Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, photograph, 9-year-old Dane Best poses in the council chambers in Severance, Colo. Dane is trying to get rid of his town's ban on snowballs and officials are wondering what took so l...(Sara Knuth/Greeley Tribune via AP). In this Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, photograph, 9-year-old Dane Best poses in the council chambers in Severance, Colo. Dane is trying to get rid of his town's ban on snowballs and officials are wondering what took so l...
    Boy gets small Colorado town to lift nearly century-old ban on snowball fights.
    Boy gets small Colorado town to lift nearly century-old ban on snowball fights.
  • Study that took aim at 'Joy of Cooking' is retracted

    Study that took aim at 'Joy of Cooking' is retracted

    Thursday, December 6 2018 12:35 PM EST2018-12-06 17:35:40 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 8:19 AM EST2018-12-10 13:19:10 GMT
    Another study by a prominent food researcher is being retracted.
    Another study by a prominent food researcher is being retracted.
  • Amazon touted as big win for NY, but math is more complex

    Amazon touted as big win for NY, but math is more complex

    Sunday, December 9 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-12-09 18:18:20 GMT
    Monday, December 10 2018 3:28 AM EST2018-12-10 08:28:44 GMT
    Elected officials say the deal to bring a new Amazon headquarters to New York City is a big win for taxpayers, but the math behind billions of dollars in tax breaks and incentives isn't that simple.
    Elected officials say the deal to bring a new Amazon headquarters to New York City is a big win for taxpayers, but the math behind billions of dollars in tax breaks and incentives isn't that simple.
  • Virginia city seeks healing after man's murder conviction

    Virginia city seeks healing after man's murder conviction

    Saturday, December 8 2018 1:08 AM EST2018-12-08 06:08:17 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 9:39 PM EST2018-12-10 02:39:48 GMT
    Civil rights activists in the city of Charlottesville, Virginia, are hoping the first-degree-murder conviction of a man who drove into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally will help heal their scarred...
    Civil rights activists in the city of Charlottesville, Virginia, are hoping the first-degree-murder conviction of a man who drove into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally will help heal their scarred community.
  • Kevin Hart quits as Oscars host over his anti-gay tweets

    Kevin Hart quits as Oscars host over his anti-gay tweets

    Thursday, December 6 2018 8:45 PM EST2018-12-07 01:45:01 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 6:48 PM EST2018-12-09 23:48:43 GMT
    Kevin Hart's response to criticism over earlier homophobic tweets has further inflamed the backlash to the newly minted Oscar host.
    Kevin Hart's response to criticism over earlier homophobic tweets has further inflamed the backlash to the newly minted Oscar host.
  • Elder Bushes are gone but family Maine retreat to stay alive

    Elder Bushes are gone but family Maine retreat to stay alive

    Sunday, December 9 2018 12:38 PM EST2018-12-09 17:38:17 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 1:20 PM EST2018-12-09 18:20:21 GMT
    The passing of George and Barbara Bush won't mean an end to the children's laughter, splashing in the pool, barking dogs, or clinking horseshoes at the family compound on the Maine coast.
    The passing of George and Barbara Bush won't mean an end to the children's laughter, splashing in the pool, barking dogs, or clinking horseshoes at the family compound on the Maine coast.
  • Dog that survived California wildfire guarded home for weeks

    Dog that survived California wildfire guarded home for weeks

    Saturday, December 8 2018 3:28 PM EST2018-12-08 20:28:15 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 11:09 AM EST2018-12-09 16:09:24 GMT
    Dog that survived deadly Northern California wildfire apparently guarded his burned home for almost a month until his owner returned.
    Dog that survived deadly Northern California wildfire apparently guarded his burned home for almost a month until his owner returned.
  • In darkness and chaos, deputy killed by friendly fire

    In darkness and chaos, deputy killed by friendly fire

    Friday, December 7 2018 1:08 PM EST2018-12-07 18:08:05 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 10:20 AM EST2018-12-09 15:20:08 GMT
    Authorities say they plan to announce a "significant" development in their investigation of last month's shooting at a popular Southern California bar that killed 12 people, including a sheriff's deputy.
    Authorities say they plan to announce a "significant" development in their investigation of last month's shooting at a popular Southern California bar that killed 12 people, including a sheriff's deputy.
  • Survivors gather at Pearl Harbor for attack remembrance

    Survivors gather at Pearl Harbor for attack remembrance

    Friday, December 7 2018 9:15 AM EST2018-12-07 14:15:43 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 10:08 AM EST2018-12-09 15:08:55 GMT
    About 20 survivors are gathering at Pearl Harbor to remember thousands of men lost in the Japanese attack 77 years ago.
    About 20 survivors are gathering at Pearl Harbor to remember thousands of men lost in the Japanese attack 77 years ago.
  • Pearl Harbor survivor and Navy veteran recalls 1941 attack

    Pearl Harbor survivor and Navy veteran recalls 1941 attack

    Friday, December 7 2018 1:05 AM EST2018-12-07 06:05:23 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 10:08 AM EST2018-12-09 15:08:41 GMT
    Retired Navy commander Don Long remembers the 1941 Japanese attack on Hawaii from his home in Northern California.
    Retired Navy commander Don Long remembers the 1941 Japanese attack on Hawaii from his home in Northern California.
  • 2 deadly shootings send a chill through black gun owners

    2 deadly shootings send a chill through black gun owners

    Thursday, December 6 2018 3:21 PM EST2018-12-06 20:21:09 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 7:59 AM EST2018-12-09 12:59:46 GMT
    Twice in the span of 11 days last month, a black man who drew a gun in response to a crime in the U.S. was shot to death by a white police officer after apparently being mistaken for the bad guy.
    Twice in the span of 11 days last month, a black man who drew a gun in response to a crime in the U.S. was shot to death by a white police officer after apparently being mistaken for the bad guy.
  • Swath of South faces wintry mess: Snow, sleet, freezing rain

    Swath of South faces wintry mess: Snow, sleet, freezing rain

    Saturday, December 8 2018 5:58 PM EST2018-12-08 22:58:18 GMT
    Sunday, December 9 2018 7:58 AM EST2018-12-09 12:58:41 GMT
    Millions in Southern states brace for a harsh wintry storm that could bring immobilizing snowfalls, icy roads or deadly floods.
    Millions in Southern states brace for a harsh wintry storm that could bring immobilizing snowfalls, icy roads or deadly floods.
  • Absentee vote changes may have invited 'ballot harvesting'

    Absentee vote changes may have invited 'ballot harvesting'

    Friday, December 7 2018 5:48 PM EST2018-12-07 22:48:14 GMT
    Saturday, December 8 2018 1:11 PM EST2018-12-08 18:11:14 GMT
    Changes to North Carolina's absentee voting rules may have invited 'ballot harvesting'.
    Changes to North Carolina's absentee voting rules may have invited 'ballot harvesting'.
  • Disneyland tower suggested as Legionnaires' disease source

    Disneyland tower suggested as Legionnaires' disease source

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 2:09 PM EST2018-12-05 19:09:17 GMT
    Saturday, December 8 2018 11:49 AM EST2018-12-08 16:49:23 GMT
    A health official testified that a cooling tower that provides mist to make Disneyland guests more comfortable was the likely source for 22 cases in a Legionnaires' disease outbreak last year near the theme park.
    A health official testified that a cooling tower that provides mist to make Disneyland guests more comfortable was the likely source for 22 cases in a Legionnaires' disease outbreak last year near the theme park.
  • Man who drove into crowd convicted of first-degree murder

    Man who drove into crowd convicted of first-degree murder

    Thursday, December 6 2018 11:04 PM EST2018-12-07 04:04:11 GMT
    Saturday, December 8 2018 1:08 AM EST2018-12-08 06:08:34 GMT
    Jury deliberations set to begin in murder trial of man accused of plunging into a crowd of counterprotesters at white nationalist rally, killing 1 woman and injuring dozens.
    Jury deliberations set to begin in murder trial of man accused of plunging into a crowd of counterprotesters at white nationalist rally, killing 1 woman and injuring dozens.
  • Caretaker of neglected, bone-strewn cemetery is arrested

    Caretaker of neglected, bone-strewn cemetery is arrested

    Wednesday, December 5 2018 11:03 PM EST2018-12-06 04:03:57 GMT
    Friday, December 7 2018 11:20 PM EST2018-12-08 04:20:34 GMT
    A mass desecration of graves at a Connecticut cemetery has devastated dozens of families while police determine whether to file criminal charges.
    A mass desecration of graves at a Connecticut cemetery has devastated dozens of families while police determine whether to file criminal charges.
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