Stories tagged: nation
Sat., April 20, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
Authorities say a New Mexico man belonging to an armed group that has detained Central American families near the U.S.-Mexico border was arrested Saturday on a criminal complaint accusing him …
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 8:41 p.m.
People who were most directly affected by the Columbine High School shooting in suburban Denver spoke openly and emotionally Saturday about their struggles and advances since 12 students and a …
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
A prominent cancer center in Houston says it has ousted three scientists whom federal authorities suggested are involved in Chinese efforts to steal American research. Peter Pisters, the president of …
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
In the summer of 2010, reporters at South Dakota’s Argus Leader newspaper came up with the idea of requesting data about the government’s food assistance program. They sent a stream …
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 4:27 p.m.
United Methodist Church is on a path toward likely breakup over differences on same-sex marriage and ordination of LGBT pastors.
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
City officials say a tiger mauled a zookeeper at the Topeka Zoo in northeastern Kansas.
Sat., April 20, 2019, 11:13 a.m.
In the summer of 2010, reporters at South Dakota’s Argus Leader newspaper decided to request data about the government’s food assistance program, previously known as food stamps. Eight years they …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
President Donald Trump blasted special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s final report on Friday as “total bullshit,” while the Democratic leader of the House Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena for …
Fri., April 19, 2019, 7:36 p.m.
Cardi B has rejected a plea deal in a case stemming from a New York strip club melee last fall
Fri., April 19, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Adele and her husband Simon Konecki have separated.
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 7:25 p.m.
An heiress has pleaded guilty to charges implicating her in a sex-trafficking conspiracy case against an upstate New York self-help group
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 7:39 p.m.
The federal government says it’s running out of space to hold migrants, but Donald Trump’s administration is letting a lot of detention space for families go unused
Fri., April 19, 2019, 4 p.m.
Michelle Williams and musician Phil Elverum have separated less than a year after marrying
Fri., April 19, 2019, 1:57 p.m.
U.S. regulators have approved the first generic nasal spray version of Narcan, a drug that reverses opioid overdoses. The Food and Drug Administration on Friday OK’d naloxone spray from Israel’s …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 9:22 p.m.
A strong storm system barreling through the South on Friday killed an 8-year-old girl in Florida and threatened to bring tornadoes to large parts of the Carolinas and southern Virginia.
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 7:59 p.m.
Science and technology are helping Oklahoma City to sustain the DNA – and the spirit – of a tree that has symbolized hope in the 24 years since the deadliest …
Fri., April 19, 2019, 12:46 p.m.
U.S. authorities are warning citizens not to take the law into their own hands after a group patrolling the U.S.-Mexico border stopped hundreds of migrants when they crossed into southern …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 12:59 p.m.
Ancestry.com on Friday apologized for an ad that showed a mixed-race couple discussing escaping to the North during the Civil War era.
Fri., April 19, 2019, 12:17 p.m.
A road crew in Florida should get an “F” for spelling.
Fri., April 19, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
Health officials on Friday said this flu season has been officially going for 21 weeks. That makes it the longest U.S. flu season in 10 years, and among the longest …
Fri., April 19, 2019, 11:53 a.m.
A California couple who inflicted years of torture and abuse on 12 of their 13 children and were only discovered when one of their daughters fled their home and pleaded …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 6:03 p.m.
Federal officials are preparing to get rid of decades-old rules for labeling frozen cherry pies.
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 10:51 a.m.
Former Vice President Joe Biden, 76, would be the oldest and most experienced politician in the race.
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 10:47 a.m.
Weather forecasters have upgraded last fall’s Hurricane Michael from a Category 4 storm to a Category 5.
Fri., April 19, 2019, 10:07 a.m.
A defiant President Donald Trump is unleashing tweets targeting former members of his administration who told special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators he tried numerous times to try to stop or …
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:20 p.m.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits dropped to the lowest level in nearly half a century.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 4:11 p.m.
Taylor Swift, TV journalist Gayle King and soccer star Mohamed Saleh are among the six famous faces featured on the covers of Time’s annual “100 Most Influential People in the …
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 10:09 p.m.
President Donald Trump may not have obstructed justice, but it wasn’t for lack of trying.
Thu., April 18, 2019, 1:13 p.m.
A Canadian man convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan police officer while yelling “God is great” in Arabic was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday, after boldly …
Thu., April 18, 2019, 1:07 p.m.
A college philosophy teacher arrested after entering St. Patrick’s Cathedral carrying two cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters had also been arrested at a New Jersey cathedral this …