MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 4:10 P.M.
The winning ticket for Saturday’s $403 million Powerball game was sold in Lafayette, Tennessee, population about 5,000, and about 60 miles northeast of Nashville.
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 4:06 P.M.
You might have thought about it, heard it. A lot. You might have even felt it: Dictionary.com’s word of the year is “xenophobia.”
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 3:20 P.M.
The top leadership of Texas and law enforcement officials from across the nation joined family and friends of San Antonio police Detective Benjamin Marconi to pay tribute to the officer …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 2:22 P.M.
An attorney for a former Playboy playmate pleaded not guilty on her behalf Monday to charges that she secretly photographed a 70-year-old woman in the nude in the shower area …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 7:56 A.M.
Almost a third of the Syrian rebel enclave in the eastern sector of Aleppo has fallen to government forces in two days, forcing 10,000 civilians to flee, a monitoring group …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 7:21 A.M.
Thousands of Cubans began lining up early near Havana’s Plaza of the Revolution Monday carrying portraits of Fidel Castro, flowers and Cuban flags for the start of weeklong services bidding …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 7:11 A.M.
States will have more time to identify failing schools as part of new Obama administration rules aimed at supporting troubled public schools and students who are struggling.
SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2016, 9:06 P.M.
Six people have died and five remained on life support after a rare condition known as thunderstorm asthma struck Australia’s second-largest city, officials said on Sunday.
SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2016, 5:59 P.M.
Two days after a wave of wildfires spread throughout the mixed Arab-Jewish city of Haifa and forced tens of thousands to flee, residents returned to pick through the blackened debris …
SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2016, 5:56 P.M.
A Syrian official blasted Turkey on Saturday saying it is to blame for the death of its soldiers because it sent them to Syria, as the Syrian army said troops …
SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2016, 3:48 P.M.
Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters will not follow a government directive to leave the federal land where hundreds have camped for months, organizers said Saturday, despite state officials encouraging them …
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 10:56 A.M.
The leader of the Cheyenne River Sioux in South Dakota is urging all opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline to boycott businesses in North Dakota’s capital city.
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 10:16 A.M.
Israeli firefighters on Friday reined in a blaze that had spread across the country’s third-largest city of Haifa and forced tens of thousands of people to flee their homes, but …
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 10:02 A.M.
A train collision in northern Iran killed at least 43 people and injured 100 on Friday, Iran’s state TV reported.
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 8:57 A.M.
A Chicago police officer shot and killed a gunman who had killed one person and injured another early Friday, in the second fatal shooting involving the city’s police in just …
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 8:34 A.M.
Authorities say a man has been fatally shot and his brother was wounded in the parking lot of a mall in New Jersey.
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 8:21 A.M.
A strong earthquake shook a remote area of far-western China on Friday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or serious damage.
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 7:30 A.M.
A knife-wielding assailant injured seven students outside a primary school in northern China on Friday, the latest in a series of knife attacks on schoolchildren.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 10:29 A.M.
Idaho health officials plan to ask lawmakers for about $11 million annually to provide mental health and drug abuse services to the state’s parole offenders who are at the highest …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 10:16 A.M.
After a years-long fight, the Nooksack Tribe in northwestern Washington state says it has booted 289 people off its membership rolls – but a lawyer for those who were purportedly …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 9:55 A.M.
The number of U.S. children in foster care is climbing after a sustained decline, but just five states account for nearly two-thirds of the recent increase.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 7:49 A.M.
Archeologists have pinpointed what they think is the exact spot where the Pilgrims lived in the years after landing in the New World.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 8:04 P.M.
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – A top Cambodian court on Wednesday upheld the life sentences for the two most senior surviving members of the Khmer Rouge regime, which is responsible for …
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 7:35 P.M.
A New York woman seriously hurt protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline faces multiple surgeries and could lose an arm, her father said Tuesday, and protesters and law enforcement gave …
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 4:50 P.M.
A spokeswoman for the Detroit Police Department said an officer from a university in the city has been shot.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 2:49 P.M.
Three couples have asked an appeals court to revive their challenge to a North Carolina law allowing magistrates with religious objections to refuse to perform same-sex marriages.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 1:43 P.M.
Forecasters say Otto has gained hurricane status in the Carribbean as it edges closer to parts of Central America.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 1:39 P.M.
State officials have permanently revoked the medical license of a New Jersey doctor who recently admitted concealing more than $3.6 million to evade taxes and pay kickbacks for referrals.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 1 P.M.
The most expensive destroyer ever built for the Navy has suffered an engineering problem in the Panama Canal and had to be towed to port.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 12:23 P.M.
Scruffy, unshaven deputies are patrolling Benton County and raising funds for people in need during Christmas.