Teens Arrested After Rock Thrown From Overpass Kills Father in Car

A 32-year-old father was killed after a rock thrown off a highway overpass went straight through his windshield in Flint, Mich. Kenneth White, who was...

All 5 Former U.S. Presidents to Attend Huricane Relief Concert in Texas

It'll be a rare joint appearance of five members of an exclusive club. All five living former US presidents will take part in a benefit...

Missing California Hikers Believed to Have Died in Apparent Murder-Suicide

A California couple who went missing in July in the Joshua Tree National Park are believed to have died in a murder-suicide pact, police...

Google Balloons Now Providing Internet in Puerto Rico

Google’s parent Alphabet Inc. said Friday that its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked...

Appeals Court Takes Early Look at Lawsuits in DACA Cases

A federal appeals court in New York agreed Friday to take an early look at some legal issues surrounding President Donald Trump’s decision to...

Yellen Says Fed’s Extraordinary Policies May Be Needed Again

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is defending the central bank’s extraordinary efforts to fight the Great Recession and says they might be needed again. Yellen...

Prosecutor Says Pharmacist Charged With Murder in Meningitis Outbreak Case Gambled With Lives

A pharmacist charged with murder in a meningitis outbreak that killed 76 people knew that mold and other bacteria were growing inside the filthy...

3 Arrested After Shooting Following White Nationalist Speech in Florida

A man who fired a shot at anti-Nazi protesters following a speech at the University of Florida by a white nationalist has been charged...

Las Vegas Officer & Army Member Killed in Mass Shooting Headed to Veterans Cemetery

A motorcade bearing the flag-draped casket of an off-duty Las Vegas police officer and U.S. Army veteran who was killed by a gunman shooting...

Agribusiness Company Monsanto Sues Arkansas Board for Banning Disputed Herbicide

A major agribusiness company sued Arkansas regulators on Friday for banning its version of an herbicide that’s drawn complaints from farmers across several states...

Senators Looking to Make Concessions With EPA Administrator Pruitt on Biofuels Mandate

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency is looking to make peace on biofuels standards with a group of senators from corn-growing states who...

Funeral Service Held for Off-duty Officer & Army Service Member Killed in Las Vegas...

An off-duty police officer who was among 58 people killed in the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history was honored with a posthumous...

AG Sessions Defends Ban on Sanctuary Cities at Meeting in Texas

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday defended a ban on “sanctuary cities” at a meeting attended by a Texas sheriff who had announced...

Maryland-Delaware Office Shooter Got Jobs & Guns Despite Criminal Past

The man charged with shooting five co-workers at a Maryland granite company this week, killing three of them, is a felon with dozens of...

Report Says 152 Afghan Trainees Have Gone AWOL in US Since 2005

At least 152 Afghans sent to the United States for military training during the course of the war against the Taliban have gone AWOL,...

Poll Says Las Vegas Mass Shooting Has Not Changed Opinions on Guns

The slaying of five dozen people in Las Vegas did little to change Americans’ opinions about gun laws. The nation is closely divided on whether...

Dow Surpasses 23,000, Poverty Level Drops as Americans Get Back to Work

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 23,000 yesterday for the first time in history, signaling a strong economy and perhaps the optimistic feelings...
Peace Cross, Bladensburg, Maryland. (Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

Court Rules 100-Year-Old ‘Peace Cross’ Near U.S. Capitol is Unconstitutional

An old, rugged cross that has stood on public land in a Washington, D.C., suburb for almost a century has been deemed unconstitutional by...

Shortage of Nurses is Straining U.S. Hospitals

A shortage of nurses at U.S. hospitals hit West Virginia's Charleston Area Medical Center at the worst possible time. The non-profit healthcare system is one...

Scranton, PA, Man Indicted for Choking Woman Over iPad Passcode

A city man faces charges after police said he choked a woman Wednesday because she changed the passcode on her iPad. Bret Hedden, 34, 1746...