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  • Child of the storm: Homeless baby, family shelter at Walmart

    Child of the storm: Homeless baby, family shelter at Walmart

    Sunday, October 21 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-10-21 11:21:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Wilmer Capps takes the temperature of his two-day-old son Luke while preparing with his wife Lorrainda Smith to spend the first night out of the hospital in a parking lot in Panama City, Fla., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Capps says...(AP Photo/David Goldman). Wilmer Capps takes the temperature of his two-day-old son Luke while preparing with his wife Lorrainda Smith to spend the first night out of the hospital in a parking lot in Panama City, Fla., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Capps says...
    A baby born near the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Michael spent his first night outside a hospital in a Walmart parking lot because no better shelter was available.More >>
    A baby born near the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Michael spent his first night outside a hospital in a Walmart parking lot because no better shelter was available.More >>
  • Post-Michael Florida: Fear, frustration and life on the edge

    Post-Michael Florida: Fear, frustration and life on the edge

    Sunday, October 21 2018 7:20 AM EDT2018-10-21 11:20:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Lanie Eden cries as she looks for her family's possessions in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. They evacuated just before the storm. She said the family had so many cherished...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Lanie Eden cries as she looks for her family's possessions in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. They evacuated just before the storm. She said the family had so many cherished...
    Some tearful residents of Mexico Beach are coming home to find no home left in the florida Panhandle community that was nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael.More >>
    Some tearful residents of Mexico Beach are coming home to find no home left in the florida Panhandle community that was nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael.More >>
  • Wet and mild: Warm winter predicted for much of the US

    Wet and mild: Warm winter predicted for much of the US

    Sunday, October 21 2018 7:19 AM EDT2018-10-21 11:19:46 GMT
    The National Weather Service is predicting a warmer than normal winter for about three-quarters of the nation.More >>
    The National Weather Service is predicting a warmer than normal winter for about three-quarters of the nation.More >>
  • $215M settlement proposed in alleged USC gynecologist abuse

    $215M settlement proposed in alleged USC gynecologist abuse

    Sunday, October 21 2018 7:09 AM EDT2018-10-21 11:09:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 22, 2018, file photo, people enter the University of Southern California's Engemann Student Health Center in Los Angeles. Nearly 100 women who contend that they were sexually harassed or abuse...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 22, 2018, file photo, people enter the University of Southern California's Engemann Student Health Center in Los Angeles. Nearly 100 women who contend that they were sexually harassed or abuse...
    The University of Southern California has announced an agreement in principle for a $215 million class-action settlement of claims involving alleged sexual harassment and abuse by a gynecologist who treated...More >>
    The University of Southern California has announced an agreement in principle for a $215 million class-action settlement of claims involving alleged sexual harassment and abuse by a gynecologist who treated students for years.More >>
  • People priced out of Salinas, California, look to the ballot

    People priced out of Salinas, California, look to the ballot

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:55 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:55:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, photo, sprinklers run as a farmworker walks through a broccoli field in Salinas, Calif. Like many California cities, Salinas, dubbed the "Salad Bowl of the World" because the surrounding farmland ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, photo, sprinklers run as a farmworker walks through a broccoli field in Salinas, Calif. Like many California cities, Salinas, dubbed the "Salad Bowl of the World" because the surrounding farmland ...
    The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike.More >>
    The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike.More >>
  • Feds: Child exploitation focus of Pennsylvania church probe

    Feds: Child exploitation focus of Pennsylvania church probe

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:55 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:55:17 GMT
    (David Maialetti/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2018, file photo, U.S. Attorney William McSwain is shown at a news conference in Philadelphia. McSwain sent out grand jury subpoenas last week to Pennsylvania dioceses as...(David Maialetti/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2018, file photo, U.S. Attorney William McSwain is shown at a news conference in Philadelphia. McSwain sent out grand jury subpoenas last week to Pennsylvania dioceses as...
    A federal prosecutor in Pennsylvania is taking aim at the Roman Catholic church by opening a grand jury investigation centered on child exploitation.More >>
    A federal prosecutor in Pennsylvania is taking aim at the Roman Catholic church by opening a grand jury investigation centered on child exploitation.More >>
  • Exiled Vietnamese blogger: I'm not alone advocating freedom

    Exiled Vietnamese blogger: I'm not alone advocating freedom

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:53 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:53:09 GMT
    (Tien Minh/ Vietnam News Agency via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, file photo, Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, center, a prominent Vietnamese blogger, stands trial in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa, Vietnam. Vietnam has freed a well...(Tien Minh/ Vietnam News Agency via AP, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, file photo, Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh, center, a prominent Vietnamese blogger, stands trial in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa, Vietnam. Vietnam has freed a well...
    A Vietnamese blogger sent into exile in the United States says her reunion with her family after 2 years in prison is proof she is not alone in speaking for freedom.More >>
    A Vietnamese blogger sent into exile in the United States says her reunion with her family after 2 years in prison is proof she is not alone in speaking for freedom.More >>
  • Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $970M as drawing approaches

    Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $970M as drawing approaches

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:52 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:52:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). A Mega Millions lottery ticket rests on the shop counter at the Street Corner Market, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Cincinnati. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. histo...(AP Photo/John Minchillo). A Mega Millions lottery ticket rests on the shop counter at the Street Corner Market, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Cincinnati. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. histo...
    The Mega Millions jackpot has climbed to $970 million, inching ever-closer to the $1 billion mark.More >>
    The Mega Millions jackpot has climbed to $970 million, inching ever-closer to the $1 billion mark.More >>
  • Trump's Russia attorney shifts to become White House counsel

    Trump's Russia attorney shifts to become White House counsel

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:51:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House counsel Don McGahn looks on as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). White House counsel Don McGahn looks on as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    The White House says the attorney representing President Donald Trump in the Russia investigation is shifting roles and taking on duties as counsel to the president.More >>
    The White House says the attorney representing President Donald Trump in the Russia investigation is shifting roles and taking on duties as counsel to the president.More >>
  • What happens if you win Mega Millions' $970M jackpot?

    What happens if you win Mega Millions' $970M jackpot?

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:51:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). The Mega Millions jackpot is displayed at a convenience store Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Chicago. The Mega Millions jackpot is now up to $900 million. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lotte...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). The Mega Millions jackpot is displayed at a convenience store Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Chicago. The Mega Millions jackpot is now up to $900 million. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lotte...
    You've won the Mega Millions jackpot.More >>
    You've won the Mega Millions jackpot.More >>
  • Trump wants to cut red tape, hasten water projects in West

    Trump wants to cut red tape, hasten water projects in West

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:38:47 GMT
    President Donald Trump has ordered the government to streamline regulations that he says are hindering work on major water projects in the Western United States.More >>
    President Donald Trump has ordered the government to streamline regulations that he says are hindering work on major water projects in the Western United States.More >>
  • Questions and answers about state of the US-Mexico border

    Questions and answers about state of the US-Mexico border

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:33 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:33:45 GMT
    (Yuma Sector Border Patrol via AP). This image from video provided by the Yuma Sector Border Patrol shows a large group of Central American migrants being dropped over the U.S.-Mexico border wall east of the San Luis Port of Entry in Yuma, Arizona, on ...(Yuma Sector Border Patrol via AP). This image from video provided by the Yuma Sector Border Patrol shows a large group of Central American migrants being dropped over the U.S.-Mexico border wall east of the San Luis Port of Entry in Yuma, Arizona, on ...
    Immigration has again become a hot political issue as President Donald Trump portrays the Mexico border in a state of crisis.More >>
    Immigration has again become a hot political issue as President Donald Trump portrays the Mexico border in a state of crisis.More >>
  • GOP on defense to explain pre-existing condition protections

    GOP on defense to explain pre-existing condition protections

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:29 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:29:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley. In ads and speeches, McC...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley. In ads and speeches, McC...
    Republican candidates who are still calling for repeal of the Obama-era health care law find themselves on the defensive about how they will preserve protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions.More >>
    Republican candidates who are still calling for repeal of the Obama-era health care law find themselves on the defensive about how they will preserve protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions.More >>
  • 2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

    2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:27:33 GMT
    (Gwinnett County Police Department via AP). This undated photo provided by the Gwinnett County Police Department on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 shows Officer Antwan Toney. On Saturday, Toney was killed after being shot while responding to a suspicious vehi...(Gwinnett County Police Department via AP). This undated photo provided by the Gwinnett County Police Department on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 shows Officer Antwan Toney. On Saturday, Toney was killed after being shot while responding to a suspicious vehi...
    2 men charged in connection with fatal shooting of Georgia police officer.More >>
    2 men charged in connection with fatal shooting of Georgia police officer.More >>
  • Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6B, thanks to worsening odds

    Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6B, thanks to worsening odds

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:14 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:14:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). A digital billboard along I-90/94 highway in Chicago, displays the estimated Mega Millions jackpot, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Friday's jackpot has soared to $1 billion, the second-largest prize in U. S. lottery history.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). A digital billboard along I-90/94 highway in Chicago, displays the estimated Mega Millions jackpot, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Friday's jackpot has soared to $1 billion, the second-largest prize in U. S. lottery history.
    If it seems lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger.More >>
    If it seems lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger.More >>
  • Candles, flashlights, no AC in Florida's hurricane zone

    Candles, flashlights, no AC in Florida's hurricane zone

    Sunday, October 21 2018 6:13 AM EDT2018-10-21 10:13:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). In this Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 photo, utility crews set up new poles and utility wires in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla. It's the greatest need after a hurricane and sometimes the hardest one to fulf...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). In this Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 photo, utility crews set up new poles and utility wires in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla. It's the greatest need after a hurricane and sometimes the hardest one to fulf...
    More than 100,000 Florida customers are still without power due to Hurricane Michael, which tore into the Florida Panhandle more than a week ago.More >>
    More than 100,000 Florida customers are still without power due to Hurricane Michael, which tore into the Florida Panhandle more than a week ago.More >>
  • US temporarily stops youth climate lawsuit days before trial

    US temporarily stops youth climate lawsuit days before trial

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:43 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:43:17 GMT
    The U.S. government is trying once again to block a major climate change lawsuit days before young activists are set to argue at trial that the government has violated their constitutional rights by failing to take...More >>
    The U.S. government is trying once again to block a major climate change lawsuit days before young activists are set to argue at trial that the government has violated their constitutional rights by failing to take action climate change.More >>
  • Mega Millions jackpot hits $1B, thanks to worsening odds

    Mega Millions jackpot hits $1B, thanks to worsening odds

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:43 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:43:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). A man walks past Mega Millions and other lottery displays outside of The Lucky Spot in San Francisco, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. The Mega Millions jackpot has climbed to $970 million, inching ever-closer to the $1 billion mark.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). A man walks past Mega Millions and other lottery displays outside of The Lucky Spot in San Francisco, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. The Mega Millions jackpot has climbed to $970 million, inching ever-closer to the $1 billion mark.
    If it seems lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger.More >>
    If it seems lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger.More >>
  • 10 days after hurricane, football offers a welcome escape

    10 days after hurricane, football offers a welcome escape

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:41 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:41:54 GMT
    Ten days after Hurricane Michael hit the Florida Panhandle, teenagers who make up the Mosley High Dolphins football team returned to the field in downtown Panama City.More >>
    Ten days after Hurricane Michael hit the Florida Panhandle, teenagers who make up the Mosley High Dolphins football team returned to the field in downtown Panama City.More >>
  • Warren ancestry highlights how tribes decide membership

    Warren ancestry highlights how tribes decide membership

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:40 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:40:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Oct. 17, 2018 photo, Nicole Willis, left, a member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Reservation who lives in Seattle, listens to speakers at a rally in Lacey, Wash.  Willis grew up hours away from the Confede...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Oct. 17, 2018 photo, Nicole Willis, left, a member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Reservation who lives in Seattle, listens to speakers at a rally in Lacey, Wash. Willis grew up hours away from the Confede...
    Clash over Warren's heritage highlights how Native American tribes decide membership.More >>
    Clash over Warren's heritage highlights how Native American tribes decide membership.More >>
  • New York governor tours aging rail tunnel in funding push

    New York governor tours aging rail tunnel in funding push

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:32 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:32:20 GMT
    (Victor J. Blue/The New York Times via AP, Pool). In this Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo tours the Hudson River rail tunnel in New York. Cuomo wants President Donald Trump to get an up-close look at the level of damage in th...(Victor J. Blue/The New York Times via AP, Pool). In this Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo tours the Hudson River rail tunnel in New York. Cuomo wants President Donald Trump to get an up-close look at the level of damage in th...
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants President Donald Trump to get an up-close look at the level of damage in the century-old Hudson River rail tunnel.More >>
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants President Donald Trump to get an up-close look at the level of damage in the century-old Hudson River rail tunnel.More >>
  • No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

    No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:24:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Mega Millions lottery tickets are printed out of a lottery machine at a convenience store Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Chicago. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. history ...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Mega Millions lottery tickets are printed out of a lottery machine at a convenience store Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Chicago. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. history ...
    The Mega Millions numbers that could win an estimated $1 billion jackpot are 15 23 53 65 70 and Mega Ball 7.More >>
    The Mega Millions numbers that could win an estimated $1 billion jackpot are 15 23 53 65 70 and Mega Ball 7.More >>
  • Girl dies after court allows more time on life support

    Girl dies after court allows more time on life support

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:24:05 GMT
    A 9-year-old Texas girl at the center of a three-week court battle with a hospital to keep her on life support has died hours after an appeals court allowed her parents more time to find a facility to maintain her...More >>
    A 9-year-old Texas girl at the center of a three-week court battle with a hospital to keep her on life support has died hours after an appeals court allowed her parents more time to find a facility to maintain her life support.More >>
  • Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border

    Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:19:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants who are traveling to the United States as a group, get food from a a group of volunteers in Teculutan, Guatemala, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. The group of some 2,000 Honduran migrants hit the road in Guatemal...(AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants who are traveling to the United States as a group, get food from a a group of volunteers in Teculutan, Guatemala, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. The group of some 2,000 Honduran migrants hit the road in Guatemal...
    Many of the more than 2,000 Hondurans in a migrant caravan trying to wend its way to the United States have been helped at every turn in Guatemala by residents offering food, water, and rides in private pickups or...More >>
    Many of the more than 2,000 Hondurans in a migrant caravan trying to wend its way to the United States have been helped at every turn in Guatemala by residents offering food, water, and rides in private pickups or on flatbed of semi-trailer trucks.More >>
  • Breaching dams to save Northwest orcas is contentious issue

    Breaching dams to save Northwest orcas is contentious issue

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:18 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:18:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Oct. 17, 2018 photo, supporters of dam removals and other measures intended to help endangered orca whales stand near a giant inflatable orca outside a building in Tacoma, Wash., where the Southern Resident Killer Whal...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Oct. 17, 2018 photo, supporters of dam removals and other measures intended to help endangered orca whales stand near a giant inflatable orca outside a building in Tacoma, Wash., where the Southern Resident Killer Whal...
    Calls to breach four hydroelectric dams in Washington state have grown louder in recent months as the plight of critically endangered Northwest orcas has captured global attention.More >>
    Calls to breach four hydroelectric dams in Washington state have grown louder in recent months as the plight of critically endangered Northwest orcas has captured global attention.More >>
  • Mega Millions jackpot reaches $1B as drawing nears

    Mega Millions jackpot reaches $1B as drawing nears

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:11 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:11:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). A Mega Millions lottery ticket rests on the shop counter at the Street Corner Market, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Cincinnati. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. histo...(AP Photo/John Minchillo). A Mega Millions lottery ticket rests on the shop counter at the Street Corner Market, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Cincinnati. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. histo...
    The Mega Millions jackpot has soared to $1 billion, as the second-largest prize in U.S. lottery history gets even bigger.More >>
    The Mega Millions jackpot has soared to $1 billion, as the second-largest prize in U.S. lottery history gets even bigger.More >>
  • Environmentalists file 3rd lawsuit over Trump wall plans

    Environmentalists file 3rd lawsuit over Trump wall plans

    Sunday, October 21 2018 5:08 AM EDT2018-10-21 09:08:20 GMT
    Environmental groups have filed another lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's use of waivers to speed up construction of a border wall, this time in Texas.More >>
    Environmental groups have filed another lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's use of waivers to speed up construction of a border wall, this time in Texas.More >>
  • Democratic Sen. Warren, GOP challenger clash in debate

    Democratic Sen. Warren, GOP challenger clash in debate

    Sunday, October 21 2018 4:54 AM EDT2018-10-21 08:54:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Massachusetts Senate candidates Sen. Elizabeth Warren, left, and her opponent State Rep. Geoff Diehl shake hands before a debate in Boston, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Massachusetts Senate candidates Sen. Elizabeth Warren, left, and her opponent State Rep. Geoff Diehl shake hands before a debate in Boston, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.
    Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her Republican challenger, state Rep. Geoff Diehl, have clashed in their first debate on everything from tax cuts to immigration to Warren's release of a DNA test.More >>
    Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her Republican challenger, state Rep. Geoff Diehl, have clashed in their first debate on everything from tax cuts to immigration to Warren's release of a DNA test.More >>
  • The Latest: Police: 2 men in car when Georgia officer shot

    The Latest: Police: 2 men in car when Georgia officer shot

    Sunday, October 21 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-10-21 08:50:09 GMT
    (Gwinnett County Police Department via AP). This undated photo provided by the Gwinnett County Police Department on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 shows Officer Antwan Toney. On Saturday, Toney was killed after being shot while responding to a suspicious vehi...(Gwinnett County Police Department via AP). This undated photo provided by the Gwinnett County Police Department on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 shows Officer Antwan Toney. On Saturday, Toney was killed after being shot while responding to a suspicious vehi...
    Authorities say both men charged in connection with George police officer's death were both in car at time of fatal shooting.More >>
    Authorities say both men charged in connection with George police officer's death were both in car at time of fatal shooting.More >>
  • Alaska governor says he quit race to boost Democrat

    Alaska governor says he quit race to boost Democrat

    Sunday, October 21 2018 4:49 AM EDT2018-10-21 08:49:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announces he will drop his re-election bid while addressing the Alaska Federation of Natives conference Friday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. Walker's re-election plans were dealt a blow earlier ...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announces he will drop his re-election bid while addressing the Alaska Federation of Natives conference Friday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. Walker's re-election plans were dealt a blow earlier ...
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has dropped his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More >>
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has dropped his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More >>
  • Police hire raises criticism in New Mexico's largest city

    Police hire raises criticism in New Mexico's largest city

    Sunday, October 21 2018 4:34 AM EDT2018-10-21 08:34:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Hudetz, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2015 file photo, police gather outside of City Hall while searching for a gunman in Albuquerque, N.M. Albuquerque police on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, announced the hiring of a law enforcement veteran...(AP Photo/Mary Hudetz, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2015 file photo, police gather outside of City Hall while searching for a gunman in Albuquerque, N.M. Albuquerque police on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, announced the hiring of a law enforcement veteran...
    The Albuquerque mayor's hiring of a New Jersey law enforcement veteran accused of excessive force in a more than decade-old lawsuit was met Friday with strong criticism among multiple police reform advocates in New...More >>
    The Albuquerque mayor's hiring of a New Jersey law enforcement veteran accused of excessive force in a more than decade-old lawsuit was met Friday with strong criticism among multiple police reform advocates in New Mexico's largest city.More >>
  • Bering Sea village will be first counted in 2020 US Census

    Bering Sea village will be first counted in 2020 US Census

    Sunday, October 21 2018 4:33 AM EDT2018-10-21 08:33:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dan Joling). Ron Jarmin, acting director of the U.S. Census Bureau, addresses the convention of the Alaska Federation of Natives, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. Jarmin announced that the first community to be counted in the 2020...(AP Photo/Dan Joling). Ron Jarmin, acting director of the U.S. Census Bureau, addresses the convention of the Alaska Federation of Natives, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. Jarmin announced that the first community to be counted in the 2020...
    The first people to be counted in the 2020 U.S. Census live in a Yupik village on the Bering Sea in southwest Alaska.More >>
    The first people to be counted in the 2020 U.S. Census live in a Yupik village on the Bering Sea in southwest Alaska.More >>
  • AP-NORC Poll: Just 1 in 4 thinks Kavanaugh told entire truth

    AP-NORC Poll: Just 1 in 4 thinks Kavanaugh told entire truth

    Sunday, October 21 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-10-21 08:05:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Sept. 4, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump's then Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, speaks before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Just 1 in 4 people think Brett Kavanaugh was c...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Sept. 4, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump's then Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, speaks before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Just 1 in 4 people think Brett Kavanaugh was c...
    Just 1 in 4 people thinks Brett Kavanaugh was completely honest during his testimony during a pivotal Senate hearing.More >>
    Just 1 in 4 people thinks Brett Kavanaugh was completely honest during his testimony during a pivotal Senate hearing.More >>
  • Florida Panhandle medical care on life support after Michael

    Florida Panhandle medical care on life support after Michael

    Sunday, October 21 2018 3:47 AM EDT2018-10-21 07:47:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Aleeah Racette receives medical treatment inside the Florida 5 Disaster Medical Assistance Team tent, outside the Bay Medical Sacred Heart hospital, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Thursday, Oct. ...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Aleeah Racette receives medical treatment inside the Florida 5 Disaster Medical Assistance Team tent, outside the Bay Medical Sacred Heart hospital, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Thursday, Oct. ...
    Medical services in the Florida Panhandle are still on life support more than a week after Hurricane Michael.More >>
    Medical services in the Florida Panhandle are still on life support more than a week after Hurricane Michael.More >>
  • Man who killed 3 in Colorado Walmart gets life in prison

    Man who killed 3 in Colorado Walmart gets life in prison

    Sunday, October 21 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-10-21 07:46:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, Pool, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, Scott Ostrem, 47, center,  is escorted out of the courtroom after a hearing in Brighton, Colo. Ostrem, who pleaded guilty to gunning down three people in a suburban Denve...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, Pool, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, Scott Ostrem, 47, center, is escorted out of the courtroom after a hearing in Brighton, Colo. Ostrem, who pleaded guilty to gunning down three people in a suburban Denve...
    A man who pleaded guilty to shooting and killing three people in a suburban Denver Walmart last November is returning to court for sentencing.More >>
    A man who pleaded guilty to shooting and killing three people in a suburban Denver Walmart last November is returning to court for sentencing.More >>
  • Mayor came home to try to improve poor California town

    Mayor came home to try to improve poor California town

    Sunday, October 21 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-10-21 07:46:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). In this Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 photo, Huron Mayor Rey Leon, center, presides over a a city council meeting in Huron, Calif. The boarded-up buildings and patchwork fences that others see as eyesores are symbols of pote...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). In this Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 photo, Huron Mayor Rey Leon, center, presides over a a city council meeting in Huron, Calif. The boarded-up buildings and patchwork fences that others see as eyesores are symbols of pote...
    In one of California's poorest towns, a reluctant and unlikely leader is trying to improve the quality of life.More >>
    In one of California's poorest towns, a reluctant and unlikely leader is trying to improve the quality of life.More >>
  • PAC won't end ad saying black men will face rape accusations

    PAC won't end ad saying black men will face rape accusations

    Sunday, October 21 2018 3:43 AM EDT2018-10-21 07:43:43 GMT
    (AP Photos/File). FILE - This combination of 2018 file photos shows Arkansas Congressional candidates, Democrat Clarke Tucker, left, and Republican U.S. Rep. French Hill. Tucker and Hill condemned a political action committee’s radio ad that suggests w...(AP Photos/File). FILE - This combination of 2018 file photos shows Arkansas Congressional candidates, Democrat Clarke Tucker, left, and Republican U.S. Rep. French Hill. Tucker and Hill condemned a political action committee’s radio ad that suggests w...
    A political action committee says it's not pulling a widely condemned radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections in Arkansas next month.More >>
    A political action committee says it's not pulling a widely condemned radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections in Arkansas next month.More >>
  • Alaska's independent governor suspends re-election bid

    Alaska's independent governor suspends re-election bid

    Sunday, October 21 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-10-21 07:25:14 GMT
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has suspended his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More >>
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has suspended his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More >>
  • Big numbers of Central Americans arriving at Arizona border

    Big numbers of Central Americans arriving at Arizona border

    Sunday, October 21 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-10-21 07:22:23 GMT
    (Yuma Sector Border Patrol via AP). This image from video provided by the Yuma Sector Border Patrol shows a large group of Central American migrants being dropped over the U.S.-Mexico border wall east of the San Luis Port of Entry in Yuma, Arizona, on ...(Yuma Sector Border Patrol via AP). This image from video provided by the Yuma Sector Border Patrol shows a large group of Central American migrants being dropped over the U.S.-Mexico border wall east of the San Luis Port of Entry in Yuma, Arizona, on ...
    Authorities say large groups of Central American migrants continue to surrender to Border Patrol agents in Arizona, with the arrival of one recent group numbering 108 captured in dramatic video images.More >>
    Authorities say large groups of Central American migrants continue to surrender to Border Patrol agents in Arizona, with the arrival of one recent group numbering 108 captured in dramatic video images.More >>
  • The Latest: Man gets life for Walmart shooting that killed 3

    The Latest: Man gets life for Walmart shooting that killed 3

    Sunday, October 21 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-10-21 06:59:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, Pool, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, Scott Ostrem, 47, center,  is escorted out of the courtroom after a hearing in Brighton, Colo. Ostrem, who pleaded guilty to gunning down three people in a suburban Denve...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, Pool, File). FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2017, file photo, Scott Ostrem, 47, center, is escorted out of the courtroom after a hearing in Brighton, Colo. Ostrem, who pleaded guilty to gunning down three people in a suburban Denve...
    A man who shot and killed three people in a suburban Denver Walmart has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.More >>
    A man who shot and killed three people in a suburban Denver Walmart has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.More >>
  • 2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

    2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

    Sunday, October 21 2018 2:56 AM EDT2018-10-21 06:56:57 GMT
    (Gwinnett County Police Department via AP). This undated photo provided by the Gwinnett County Police Department on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 shows Officer Antwan Toney. On Saturday, Toney was killed after being shot while responding to a suspicious vehi...(Gwinnett County Police Department via AP). This undated photo provided by the Gwinnett County Police Department on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 shows Officer Antwan Toney. On Saturday, Toney was killed after being shot while responding to a suspicious vehi...
    2 men charged in connection with fatal shooting of Georgia police officer.More >>
    2 men charged in connection with fatal shooting of Georgia police officer.More >>
  • The Latest: 2 suspects charged in Georgia officer's slaying

    The Latest: 2 suspects charged in Georgia officer's slaying

    Sunday, October 21 2018 2:51 AM EDT2018-10-21 06:51:17 GMT
    Authorities say 2 men charged, including 1 still on the loose, in connection to the shooting death of a George police officer.More >>
    Authorities say 2 men charged, including 1 still on the loose, in connection to the shooting death of a George police officer.More >>
  • California rolling forward with pot delivery regulations

    California rolling forward with pot delivery regulations

    Sunday, October 21 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-10-21 06:35:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This March 31, 2018 photo shows a booth advertising a delivery service for cannabis at the Four Twenty Games in Santa Monica, Calif. California is moving a step closer to allowing marijuana deliveries in communiti...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - This March 31, 2018 photo shows a booth advertising a delivery service for cannabis at the Four Twenty Games in Santa Monica, Calif. California is moving a step closer to allowing marijuana deliveries in communiti...
    California is moving a step closer to allowing marijuana deliveries in communities that have banned retail sales.More >>
    California is moving a step closer to allowing marijuana deliveries in communities that have banned retail sales.More >>
  • Buffalo Catholic Diocese acknowledges federal inquiry

    Buffalo Catholic Diocese acknowledges federal inquiry

    Sunday, October 21 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-10-21 06:13:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Duprey, File). FILE- In this Feb. 13, 2013 file photo, Bishop Richard Malone, bishop of Buffalo, speaks to Catholics before distributing ashes on Ash Wednesday at St. Joseph Cathedral in Buffalo, N.Y. Malone has been facing complaints o...(AP Photo/David Duprey, File). FILE- In this Feb. 13, 2013 file photo, Bishop Richard Malone, bishop of Buffalo, speaks to Catholics before distributing ashes on Ash Wednesday at St. Joseph Cathedral in Buffalo, N.Y. Malone has been facing complaints o...
    The Diocese of Buffalo says federal investigators looking into clergy sexual misconduct collected documents in June, but haven't been in contact since then.More >>
    The Diocese of Buffalo says federal investigators looking into clergy sexual misconduct collected documents in June, but haven't been in contact since then.More >>
  • After Canada legalizes pot, industry eyes rest of the world

    After Canada legalizes pot, industry eyes rest of the world

    Sunday, October 21 2018 2:05 AM EDT2018-10-21 06:05:39 GMT
    (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP). Jean Marc looks at a sample at a cannabis store in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday.(John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP). Jean Marc looks at a sample at a cannabis store in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday.
    Canada's decision to legalize marijuana could influence other countries mulling whether to end their own bans on the drug.More >>
    Canada's decision to legalize marijuana could influence other countries mulling whether to end their own bans on the drug.More >>
  • Ex-USA Gymnastics head indicted in Texas on tampering charge

    Ex-USA Gymnastics head indicted in Texas on tampering charge

    Sunday, October 21 2018 2:03 AM EDT2018-10-21 06:03:48 GMT
    Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny has been arrested after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry...More >>
    Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny has been arrested after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.More >>
  • Candid candidate voluntarily airs dirty laundry

    Candid candidate voluntarily airs dirty laundry

    Sunday, October 21 2018 1:40 AM EDT2018-10-21 05:40:57 GMT
    Delegate Lee Carter of Virginia is expecting a rough campaign when he's up for re-election, so he's getting a jump on the opposition by self-disclosing a series of private, sometimes embarrassing details about his...More >>
    Delegate Lee Carter of Virginia is expecting a rough campaign when he's up for re-election, so he's getting a jump on the opposition by self-disclosing a series of private, sometimes embarrassing details about his personal life.More >>
  • Man rescued from Arizona mine lucky to survive fall, snakes

    Man rescued from Arizona mine lucky to survive fall, snakes

    Sunday, October 21 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-10-21 05:21:44 GMT
    (Maricopa County Sheriff's Office via AP). This Oct. 17, 2018 photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows a rescue team lowering themselves into an old abandoned mine shaft to rescue a man who fell into the shaft on Monday, Oct. 15, 20...(Maricopa County Sheriff's Office via AP). This Oct. 17, 2018 photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows a rescue team lowering themselves into an old abandoned mine shaft to rescue a man who fell into the shaft on Monday, Oct. 15, 20...
    The head of a rescue team says an Arizona man is lucky to be alive after he fell to the bottom of an abandoned mine shaft, broke both his legs, fought off a trio of rattlesnakes and went two days without food or...More >>
    The head of a rescue team says an Arizona man is lucky to be alive after he fell to the bottom of an abandoned mine shaft, broke both his legs, fought off a trio of rattlesnakes and went two days without food or water.More >>
  • Iowa basketball coach admits to sexually exploiting 400 boys

    Iowa basketball coach admits to sexually exploiting 400 boys

    Sunday, October 21 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-10-21 05:21:34 GMT
    (Michael Zamora/The Des Moines Register via AP, File). FILE - This Sept. 1, 2008 file photo shows former Iowa Barnstormers coach Greg Stephen in Des Moines, Iowa. Stephen, a prominent youth basketball coach in Iowa, pleaded guilty Thursday, Oct. 18, 20...(Michael Zamora/The Des Moines Register via AP, File). FILE - This Sept. 1, 2008 file photo shows former Iowa Barnstormers coach Greg Stephen in Des Moines, Iowa. Stephen, a prominent youth basketball coach in Iowa, pleaded guilty Thursday, Oct. 18, 20...
    A prominent youth basketball coach in Iowa has admitted to possessing nude photos and videos of 400 boys, including former players and their friends.More >>
    A prominent youth basketball coach in Iowa has admitted to possessing nude photos and videos of 400 boys, including former players and their friends.More >>
  • Man charged with threatening senator has 1st court hearing

    Man charged with threatening senator has 1st court hearing

    Sunday, October 21 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-10-21 05:20:59 GMT
    A man accused of threatening to kill a United States senator and his family underwent his first court appearance in Chicago.More >>
    A man accused of threatening to kill a United States senator and his family underwent his first court appearance in Chicago.More >>
  • Post-Michael Florida: Fear, frustration and life on the edge

    Post-Michael Florida: Fear, frustration and life on the edge

    Sunday, October 21 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-10-21 04:39:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Sandra Sheffield, 72, uses a washcloth to wipe sweat from her face, in her home, which now has no electricity, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. She and her husband refuse t...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Sandra Sheffield, 72, uses a washcloth to wipe sweat from her face, in her home, which now has no electricity, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. She and her husband refuse t...
    For residents of the hurricane-ravaged Florida Panhandle, everyday life is rife with fears, frustrations and the troubles of just trying to get by in a ruined landscape.More >>
    For residents of the hurricane-ravaged Florida Panhandle, everyday life is rife with fears, frustrations and the troubles of just trying to get by in a ruined landscape.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: NTSB hasn't fully examined limo in fatal crash

    APNewsBreak: NTSB hasn't fully examined limo in fatal crash

    Sunday, October 21 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-10-21 04:22:20 GMT
    (Tom Heffernan Sr. via AP, File). FILE  - In this Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 file photo, a body is draped under a blanket at the scene of a fatal crash in Schoharie, N.Y. A criminal case is preventing federal safety officials from conducting a full examina...(Tom Heffernan Sr. via AP, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 file photo, a body is draped under a blanket at the scene of a fatal crash in Schoharie, N.Y. A criminal case is preventing federal safety officials from conducting a full examina...
    A criminal case is preventing federal safety officials from being able to conduct a full examination of the limousine involved in a crash that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago in upstate New York.More >>
    A criminal case is preventing federal safety officials from being able to conduct a full examination of the limousine involved in a crash that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago in upstate New York.More >>
  • Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

    Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

    Saturday, October 20 2018 11:47 PM EDT2018-10-21 03:47:17 GMT
    (Paul Daly/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, Thomas Clarke poses for a photo outside his cannabis store, THC Distribution, in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, Newfoundland and Labrador. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, Canada ...(Paul Daly/The Canadian Press via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2018, file photo, Thomas Clarke poses for a photo outside his cannabis store, THC Distribution, in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, Newfoundland and Labrador. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, Canada ...
    And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.More >>
    And they're off: Canada starts legal marijuana sales and becomes world's largest national pot marketplace.More >>
  • Orange County, California's diversity emboldens Democrats

    Orange County, California's diversity emboldens Democrats

    Saturday, October 20 2018 11:46 PM EDT2018-10-21 03:46:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). In this Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, photo a supporter holds up a sign for Gil Cisneros, a candidate who is running for a U.S. House seat in the 39th District in California, at a rally on the Cal State Fullerton campus in Fullerton...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). In this Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, photo a supporter holds up a sign for Gil Cisneros, a candidate who is running for a U.S. House seat in the 39th District in California, at a rally on the Cal State Fullerton campus in Fullerton...
    For decades, Orange County, California, was known as a Republican stronghold but times have changed.More >>
    For decades, Orange County, California, was known as a Republican stronghold but times have changed.More >>
  • As Canada legalizes pot, other countries likely to follow

    As Canada legalizes pot, other countries likely to follow

    Saturday, October 20 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-10-21 03:33:27 GMT
    (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP). A man rolls a large joint in a Toronto park on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday.(Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP). A man rolls a large joint in a Toronto park on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday.
    Canada is the second _ and by far the largest _ country to legalize and regulate the sale and use of marijuana by adults, but it almost certainly won't be the last.More >>
    Canada is the second _ and by far the largest _ country to legalize and regulate the sale and use of marijuana by adults, but it almost certainly won't be the last.More >>
  • Federal prosecutors open clergy abuse probe in Pennsylvania

    Federal prosecutors open clergy abuse probe in Pennsylvania

    Saturday, October 20 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-10-21 03:23:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marc Levy). Carolyn Fortney, a survivor of sexual abuse at the hands of her family's Roman Catholic parish priest as a child, awaits legislation in the Pennsylvania Capitol to respond to a landmark state grand jury report on child sexual abus...(AP Photo/Marc Levy). Carolyn Fortney, a survivor of sexual abuse at the hands of her family's Roman Catholic parish priest as a child, awaits legislation in the Pennsylvania Capitol to respond to a landmark state grand jury report on child sexual abus...
    The U.S. Justice Department has opened an investigation of child sexual abuse inside the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania.More >>
    The U.S. Justice Department has opened an investigation of child sexual abuse inside the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: California revisits three-strike life sentences

    APNewsBreak: California revisits three-strike life sentences

    Saturday, October 20 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-10-21 03:20:23 GMT
    California will reconsider life sentences for thousands of nonviolent third-strike criminals by allowing them to seek parole under a ballot measure approved by voters two years ago.More >>
    California will reconsider life sentences for thousands of nonviolent third-strike criminals by allowing them to seek parole under a ballot measure approved by voters two years ago.More >>
  • Interior Dept. contradicts Ben Carson on new watchdog hiring

    Interior Dept. contradicts Ben Carson on new watchdog hiring

    Saturday, October 20 2018 10:57 PM EDT2018-10-21 02:57:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington. From left, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke, Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao, Tr...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Washington. From left, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke, Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao, Tr...
    Contradicting a Cabinet secretary, the Interior Department says a political appointee at the Department of Housing and Urban Development will not be reassigned to lead an internal watchdog agency at Interior.More >>
    Contradicting a Cabinet secretary, the Interior Department says a political appointee at the Department of Housing and Urban Development will not be reassigned to lead an internal watchdog agency at Interior.More >>
  • Mexico Beach residents return home again _ some to no home

    Mexico Beach residents return home again _ some to no home

    Saturday, October 20 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-10-21 02:48:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Residents line up for food from the Red Cross outside a damaged motel, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Panama City, Fla., where many residents continue to live in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael. Some residents rode out the stor...(AP Photo/David Goldman). Residents line up for food from the Red Cross outside a damaged motel, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Panama City, Fla., where many residents continue to live in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael. Some residents rode out the stor...
    The scope of the Hurricane Michael's fury has become clearer after nearly a week of missing-persons reports and desperate searches across the Florida Panhandle.More >>
    The scope of the Hurricane Michael's fury has become clearer after nearly a week of missing-persons reports and desperate searches across the Florida Panhandle.More >>
  • Ex-FBI agent gets 4 years in prison for leaking documents

    Ex-FBI agent gets 4 years in prison for leaking documents

    Saturday, October 20 2018 10:39 PM EDT2018-10-21 02:39:46 GMT
    A former FBI agent in Minnesota who admitted to leaking classified documents to a reporter has been sentenced to 4 years in prison.More >>
    A former FBI agent in Minnesota who admitted to leaking classified documents to a reporter has been sentenced to 4 years in prison.More >>
  • Todd Bol, founder of Little Free Library book sharing, dies

    Todd Bol, founder of Little Free Library book sharing, dies

    Saturday, October 20 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-10-21 02:12:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File). FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2012 file photo, Todd Bol poses with a Little Free Library lending boxes in Hudson, Wis. Bol, who founded Little Free Library, the boxes of books for sharing that popped up across the U.S. and spread to...(AP Photo/Jim Mone, File). FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2012 file photo, Todd Bol poses with a Little Free Library lending boxes in Hudson, Wis. Bol, who founded Little Free Library, the boxes of books for sharing that popped up across the U.S. and spread to...
    The Wisconsin man who founded Little Free Library, the boxes of books for sharing that popped up across the U.S. and spread to more than 80 countries, has died.More >>
    The Wisconsin man who founded Little Free Library, the boxes of books for sharing that popped up across the U.S. and spread to more than 80 countries, has died.More >>
  • Montana Senate race awash in outside money as Trump returns

    Montana Senate race awash in outside money as Trump returns

    Saturday, October 20 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-10-21 02:04:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthew Brown). This Aug. 31, 2018 photo shows Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, right, listening to Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol Council, speak about border security and immigration during a campaign event in Billings, M...(AP Photo/Matthew Brown). This Aug. 31, 2018 photo shows Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, right, listening to Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol Council, speak about border security and immigration during a campaign event in Billings, M...
    Outside groups and individual donors have poured more than $45 million into Montana's U.S. Senate race as President Donald Trump prepares a third trip to the Big Sky state in his crusade to unseat two-term...More >>
    Outside groups and individual donors have poured more than $45 million into Montana's U.S. Senate race as President Donald Trump prepares a third trip to the Big Sky state in his crusade to unseat two-term Democratic Sen. Jon Tester.More >>
  • California surgeon, girlfriend face new rape, other charges

    California surgeon, girlfriend face new rape, other charges

    Saturday, October 20 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-10-21 02:04:01 GMT
    (Newport Beach Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This undated booking photo provided by the Newport Beach, Calif., Police Department shows Grant Robicheaux, a California doctor who appeared in a reality TV dating show. Robicheaux, and his girlfri...(Newport Beach Police Department via AP, File). FILE - This undated booking photo provided by the Newport Beach, Calif., Police Department shows Grant Robicheaux, a California doctor who appeared in a reality TV dating show. Robicheaux, and his girlfri...
    A California surgeon and his girlfriend are expected to appear in court on charges they drugged and sexually assaulted two women.More >>
    A California surgeon and his girlfriend are expected to appear in court on charges they drugged and sexually assaulted two women.More >>
  • Nevada's famous pimp expected to win election despite death

    Nevada's famous pimp expected to win election despite death

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:55 PM EDT2018-10-21 01:55:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...
    Nevada's most famous pimp expected to win election to state Assembly despite death.More >>
    Nevada's most famous pimp expected to win election to state Assembly despite death.More >>
  • Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to death

    Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to death

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-10-21 01:53:30 GMT
    (Courtesy of Barron County Sheriff’s Department via AP). This undated photo provided by Barron County, Wis., Sheriff’s Department, shows Jayme Closs. Authorities say that Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dea...(Courtesy of Barron County Sheriff’s Department via AP). This undated photo provided by Barron County, Wis., Sheriff’s Department, shows Jayme Closs. Authorities say that Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dea...
    Authorities say a missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to death and they believe she was in the home when it happened.More >>
    Authorities say a missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to death and they believe she was in the home when it happened.More >>
  • Trump administration seeks prompt immigration ruling

    Trump administration seeks prompt immigration ruling

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:48 PM EDT2018-10-21 01:48:38 GMT
    The Trump administration says it will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene if a federal appeals court does not rule soon on the administration's decision to end legal protections for hundreds of thousands of...More >>
    The Trump administration says it will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene if a federal appeals court does not rule soon on the administration's decision to end legal protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants.More >>
  • 13 years later, guilty plea in post-Katrina racial shooting

    13 years later, guilty plea in post-Katrina racial shooting

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:43 PM EDT2018-10-21 01:43:44 GMT
    A man has pleaded guilty in New Orleans to firing a shotgun at three black men in a racially motivated violence following Hurricane Katrina in 2005.More >>
    A man has pleaded guilty in New Orleans to firing a shotgun at three black men in a racially motivated violence following Hurricane Katrina in 2005.More >>
  • Ebay sues Amazon, saying it tried to poach its sellers

    Ebay sues Amazon, saying it tried to poach its sellers

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:43 PM EDT2018-10-21 01:43:28 GMT
    Ebay filed a lawsuit against Amazon Wednesday, saying that the online retail giant used eBay's messaging system to recruit its sellers.More >>
    Ebay filed a lawsuit against Amazon Wednesday, saying that the online retail giant used eBay's messaging system to recruit its sellers.More >>
  • New accusation of police wrongdoing in Weinstein case

    New accusation of police wrongdoing in Weinstein case

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:35 PM EDT2018-10-21 01:35:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2018 file photo, Harvey Weinstein enters State Supreme Court in New York. New York prosecutors say the former lead police detective in Weinstein's sexual assault investigation urged one of his acc...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2018 file photo, Harvey Weinstein enters State Supreme Court in New York. New York prosecutors say the former lead police detective in Weinstein's sexual assault investigation urged one of his acc...
    New York prosecutors say the former lead police detective in the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault investigation urged one of his accusers to delete information from her phone before turning it over to prosecutors.More >>
    New York prosecutors say the former lead police detective in the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault investigation urged one of his accusers to delete information from her phone before turning it over to prosecutors.More >>
  • Builder sues over $2 billion San Francisco transit center

    Builder sues over $2 billion San Francisco transit center

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-10-21 01:14:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2018, file photo, people stop to look at the closed Salesforce Transit Center in San Francisco. The general contractor that managed San Francisco's troubled $2.2 billion transit terminal is suing ...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2018, file photo, people stop to look at the closed Salesforce Transit Center in San Francisco. The general contractor that managed San Francisco's troubled $2.2 billion transit terminal is suing ...
    The general contractor that managed construction of San Francisco's troubled $2 billion transit terminal is suing the agency in charge, alleging faulty design and mismanagement led to construction delays and costs...More >>
    The general contractor that managed construction of San Francisco's troubled $2 billion transit terminal is suing the agency in charge, alleging faulty design and mismanagement led to construction delays and costs overruns.More >>
  • Lawyer: Evidence shows coaches knew of NCAA family payouts

    Lawyer: Evidence shows coaches knew of NCAA family payouts

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:08 PM EDT2018-10-21 01:08:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Former Adidas executive James Gatto arrives at federal court, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in New York. Gatto and two co-defendants have pleaded not guilty to charges that they committed fraud by plying families of NCAA college ba...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). Former Adidas executive James Gatto arrives at federal court, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in New York. Gatto and two co-defendants have pleaded not guilty to charges that they committed fraud by plying families of NCAA college ba...
    A lawyer for a longtime Adidas employee urged jurors to use common sense to conclude college basketball coaches knew money was being paid to families to steer top players to their schools.More >>
    A lawyer for a longtime Adidas employee urged jurors to use common sense to conclude college basketball coaches knew money was being paid to families to steer top players to their schools.More >>
  • 2 workers acquitted in Kansas boy's waterslide death

    2 workers acquitted in Kansas boy's waterslide death

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-10-21 01:03:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this July 9, 2014, file photo, riders are propelled by jets of water as they go over a hump while riding a water slide called "Verruckt" at Schlitterbahn Water Park in Kansas City, Kan. Testimony has concluded...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File). FILE - In this July 9, 2014, file photo, riders are propelled by jets of water as they go over a hump while riding a water slide called "Verruckt" at Schlitterbahn Water Park in Kansas City, Kan. Testimony has concluded...
    Two Kansas water park workers have been found not guilty of lying during the investigation into the decapitation death of a 10-year-old boy on a waterslide.More >>
    Two Kansas water park workers have been found not guilty of lying during the investigation into the decapitation death of a 10-year-old boy on a waterslide.More >>
  • Harvard emails illuminate power of wealth in admissions

    Harvard emails illuminate power of wealth in admissions

    Saturday, October 20 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-10-21 00:53:20 GMT
    A series of emails among top Harvard University officials illustrates the role wealth can play in the admissions process.More >>
    A series of emails among top Harvard University officials illustrates the role wealth can play in the admissions process.More >>
  • Volunteers join search for girl whose parents were killed

    Volunteers join search for girl whose parents were killed

    Saturday, October 20 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-10-21 00:32:03 GMT
    (Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via AP). Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald speaks during a press conference about 13-year-old Jayme Closs who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home Wednesday Oct. 17, 2018 in Barron, Wis. Investi...(Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via AP). Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald speaks during a press conference about 13-year-old Jayme Closs who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home Wednesday Oct. 17, 2018 in Barron, Wis. Investi...
    One-hundred volunteers have joined the search for a Wisconsin girl who went missing earlier this week and whose parents were shot and killed in their home.More >>
    One-hundred volunteers have joined the search for a Wisconsin girl who went missing earlier this week and whose parents were shot and killed in their home.More >>
  • More charges filed against Navy veteran in ricin-letter case

    More charges filed against Navy veteran in ricin-letter case

    Saturday, October 20 2018 8:31 PM EDT2018-10-21 00:31:46 GMT
    Authorities say they've found two additional letters a Navy veteran in Utah sent to members of President Donald Trump's administration containing substance from which the poison ricin is derived.More >>
    Authorities say they've found two additional letters a Navy veteran in Utah sent to members of President Donald Trump's administration containing substance from which the poison ricin is derived.More >>
  • Conservationists ask court to step in as red wolf plan looms

    Conservationists ask court to step in as red wolf plan looms

    Saturday, October 20 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-10-21 00:21:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2017 file photo, the parents of a 7-week old red wolf pup keep an eye on their offspring at the Museum of Life and Science in Durham, N.C. Conservationists told a judge Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, th...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2017 file photo, the parents of a 7-week old red wolf pup keep an eye on their offspring at the Museum of Life and Science in Durham, N.C. Conservationists told a judge Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, th...
    Conservationists told a judge that an imminent federal plan to shrink the territory of the only wild red wolves would hasten the animal's extinction.More >>
    Conservationists told a judge that an imminent federal plan to shrink the territory of the only wild red wolves would hasten the animal's extinction.More >>
  • Amid squalor and debris, Michael's survivors cling to motel

    Amid squalor and debris, Michael's survivors cling to motel

    Saturday, October 20 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-10-21 00:02:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Gabrielle Morgan, center rear, braids the hair of her husband Santional as they sit by a lantern with their children from left, Decoya, 13, Isabella, 3 mos., Gabriella, 3, and Lakevia, 15, in their room at the damaged American...(AP Photo/David Goldman). Gabrielle Morgan, center rear, braids the hair of her husband Santional as they sit by a lantern with their children from left, Decoya, 13, Isabella, 3 mos., Gabriella, 3, and Lakevia, 15, in their room at the damaged American...
    A rough life is getting even rougher for dozens of people living at a Florida motel ripped apart by Hurricane Michael.More >>
    A rough life is getting even rougher for dozens of people living at a Florida motel ripped apart by Hurricane Michael.More >>
  • Mega Millions jackpot soars to $900 million, second-highest

    Mega Millions jackpot soars to $900 million, second-highest

    Saturday, October 20 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-10-20 23:53:01 GMT
    No winning lottery ticket was sold for the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to $868 million.More >>
    No winning lottery ticket was sold for the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to $868 million.More >>
  • California zoo euthanizes beloved 47-year-old elephant

    California zoo euthanizes beloved 47-year-old elephant

    Saturday, October 20 2018 7:50 PM EDT2018-10-20 23:50:18 GMT
    (Santa Barbara Zoo via AP). This undated photo provided by the Santa Barbara Zoo shows Asian elephant Sujatha, right, at the Santa Barbara Zoo in Santa Barbara, Calif. The zoo says it had to euthanize Sujatha who is one of its most beloved and oldest r...(Santa Barbara Zoo via AP). This undated photo provided by the Santa Barbara Zoo shows Asian elephant Sujatha, right, at the Santa Barbara Zoo in Santa Barbara, Calif. The zoo says it had to euthanize Sujatha who is one of its most beloved and oldest r...
    A California zoo says it had to euthanize one of its most beloved and oldest residents, a 47-year-old Asian elephant named Sujatha.More >>
    A California zoo says it had to euthanize one of its most beloved and oldest residents, a 47-year-old Asian elephant named Sujatha.More >>
  • Tennessee death row inmate is running out of legal options

    Tennessee death row inmate is running out of legal options

    Saturday, October 20 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-10-20 23:40:34 GMT
    (Tennessee Department of Corrections via AP, File). This undated file photo released by the Tennessee Department of Corrections, shows death row inmate Edmund Zagorski in Tenn.  Zagorski who won a last-minute reprieve sparing him from execution last we...(Tennessee Department of Corrections via AP, File). This undated file photo released by the Tennessee Department of Corrections, shows death row inmate Edmund Zagorski in Tenn. Zagorski who won a last-minute reprieve sparing him from execution last we...
    Tennessee inmate who won reprieve sparing him from execution last week now running out of legal options.More >>
    Tennessee inmate who won reprieve sparing him from execution last week now running out of legal options.More >>
  • Shoe-shiner who gave $200K in tips to hospital dies at 76

    Shoe-shiner who gave $200K in tips to hospital dies at 76

    Saturday, October 20 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-10-20 23:20:10 GMT
    (Bill Wade/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP). In this November 1998 photo, Dr. Samuel Kocoshis, director of Gastroenterology at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, gets a shoe shine from Albert Lexie of Monessen. Lexie, who died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, do...(Bill Wade/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP). In this November 1998 photo, Dr. Samuel Kocoshis, director of Gastroenterology at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, gets a shoe shine from Albert Lexie of Monessen. Lexie, who died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, do...
    Part-time shoe-shiner who donated more than $200,000 in tips to a Pittsburgh children's hospital has died.More >>
    Part-time shoe-shiner who donated more than $200,000 in tips to a Pittsburgh children's hospital has died.More >>
  • Tornadoes are spinning up farther east in US, study finds

    Tornadoes are spinning up farther east in US, study finds

    Saturday, October 20 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-10-20 23:01:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File). FILE - In this April 30, 2014, file photo, Dustin Shaw lifts debris as he searches through what is left of his sister's house at Parkwood Meadows neighborhood after a tornado in Vilonia, Ark. A new study finds that torn...(AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File). FILE - In this April 30, 2014, file photo, Dustin Shaw lifts debris as he searches through what is left of his sister's house at Parkwood Meadows neighborhood after a tornado in Vilonia, Ark. A new study finds that torn...
    A new study finds that lately, tornado activity is shifting east away from Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas.More >>
    A new study finds that lately, tornado activity is shifting east away from Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas.More >>
  • Alleged MS-13 members charged with murder in 2 deaths

    Alleged MS-13 members charged with murder in 2 deaths

    Saturday, October 20 2018 6:43 PM EDT2018-10-20 22:43:03 GMT
    The Diocese of Buffalo says federal investigators looking into clergy sexual misconduct collected documents in June, but haven't been in contact since then.More >>
    The Diocese of Buffalo says federal investigators looking into clergy sexual misconduct collected documents in June, but haven't been in contact since then.More >>
  • New deal keeps open facility that detains immigrant families

    New deal keeps open facility that detains immigrant families

    Saturday, October 20 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-10-20 22:31:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2015, file photo, signs are seen at the entrance to the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. The 2,400-bed detention facility that the Trump administration is using to detain immigra...(AP Photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2015, file photo, signs are seen at the entrance to the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. The 2,400-bed detention facility that the Trump administration is using to detain immigra...
    A 2,400-bed detention facility that the Trump administration is using to detain immigrant mothers and children will now operate under an arrangement the U.S. government quietly reached with a private prison...More >>
    A 2,400-bed detention facility that the Trump administration is using to detain immigrant mothers and children will now operate under an arrangement the U.S. government quietly reached with a private prison operator and the city where it's located.More >>
  • FBI: Sotheby's defrauded of $5 million in auction scheme

    FBI: Sotheby's defrauded of $5 million in auction scheme

    Saturday, October 20 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-10-20 22:18:01 GMT
    (Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by Broward County Sheriff's Office shows of Antonio DiMarco. Federal prosecutors have charged DiMarco and a New York fine art consultant with defrauding Sotheby's auction house of mo...(Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by Broward County Sheriff's Office shows of Antonio DiMarco. Federal prosecutors have charged DiMarco and a New York fine art consultant with defrauding Sotheby's auction house of mo...
    A fine art consultant in New York and an interior designer in Florida are accused of stealing an 80-year-old woman's identity and using it to bid millions of dollars on famous paintings.More >>
    A fine art consultant in New York and an interior designer in Florida are accused of stealing an 80-year-old woman's identity and using it to bid millions of dollars on famous paintings.More >>
  • Border agent arrested in deaths of 4 women denied lower bond

    Border agent arrested in deaths of 4 women denied lower bond

    Saturday, October 20 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-10-20 21:38:01 GMT
    A judge has denied a request to reduce the $2.5 million bond of a U.S. Border Patrol agent accused of killing four women in Texas.More >>
    A judge has denied a request to reduce the $2.5 million bond of a U.S. Border Patrol agent accused of killing four women in Texas.More >>
  • Hillary Clinton apparently unharmed in parking-garage crash

    Hillary Clinton apparently unharmed in parking-garage crash

    Saturday, October 20 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-10-20 21:18:41 GMT
    Hillary Clinton was seemingly unharmed when the Secret Service vehicle she was riding in was involved in a crash.More >>
    Hillary Clinton was seemingly unharmed when the Secret Service vehicle she was riding in was involved in a crash.More >>
  • Trailing in polls, O'Rourke lays into Cruz in Texas debate

    Trailing in polls, O'Rourke lays into Cruz in Texas debate

    Saturday, October 20 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-10-20 21:11:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is hoping to reverse polls showing him fading against Republican incumbent Ted Cruz in the second debate of a Texas Senate race that's become one of the nation's most-watched.More >>
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is hoping to reverse polls showing him fading against Republican incumbent Ted Cruz in the second debate of a Texas Senate race that's become one of the nation's most-watched.More >>
  • Video shows Chicago cop shooting unarmed black autistic teen

    Video shows Chicago cop shooting unarmed black autistic teen

    Saturday, October 20 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-10-20 20:47:55 GMT
    Surveillance video shows an off-duty Chicago police officer shooting and wounding an unarmed autistic black teenager in an incident the police department had described as an armed confrontation.More >>
    Surveillance video shows an off-duty Chicago police officer shooting and wounding an unarmed autistic black teenager in an incident the police department had described as an armed confrontation.More >>
  • Driver opens fire on North Carolina trooper, killing him

    Driver opens fire on North Carolina trooper, killing him

    Saturday, October 20 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-10-20 20:16:43 GMT
    Authorities say a North Carolina state trooper has been shot and killed, and a suspect was captured within hours.More >>
    Authorities say a North Carolina state trooper has been shot and killed, and a suspect was captured within hours.More >>
  • Mysterious paralyzing illness found among kids in 22 states

    Mysterious paralyzing illness found among kids in 22 states

    Saturday, October 20 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-10-20 16:54:56 GMT
    Health officials are reporting a jump in cases of a rare paralyzing illness in children.More >>
    Health officials are reporting a jump in cases of a rare paralyzing illness in children.More >>
  • Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding

    Body found in rain-swollen lake amid Texas flooding

    Saturday, October 20 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-10-20 16:28:03 GMT
    (Amanda Voisard/Austin American-Statesman via AP). Water from the Colorado River pours over the Max Starcke Dam, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018, in Marble Falls, Texas. The Llano and Colorado rivers meet at Kingsland and the National Weather Service said both w...(Amanda Voisard/Austin American-Statesman via AP). Water from the Colorado River pours over the Max Starcke Dam, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018, in Marble Falls, Texas. The Llano and Colorado rivers meet at Kingsland and the National Weather Service said both w...
    Fast-moving floodwaters destroy bridge, force evacuations and lead to numerous water rescues in Central Texas after heavy rainfall in recent days.More >>
    Fast-moving floodwaters destroy bridge, force evacuations and lead to numerous water rescues in Central Texas after heavy rainfall in recent days.More >>
  • Obesity surgery may lower heart attack danger in diabetics

    Obesity surgery may lower heart attack danger in diabetics

    Saturday, October 20 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-10-20 16:03:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Sison, File). FILE - This April 3, 2018 file photo shows a closeup of a beam scale in New York. New research, published Tuesday, Oct. 16 in the Journal of the American Medical Association, suggests obesity surgery may dramatically low...(AP Photo/Patrick Sison, File). FILE - This April 3, 2018 file photo shows a closeup of a beam scale in New York. New research, published Tuesday, Oct. 16 in the Journal of the American Medical Association, suggests obesity surgery may dramatically low...
    New research suggests obesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes.More >>
    New research suggests obesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes.More >>
  • US wants drug prices in TV ads: 'Patients deserve to know'

    US wants drug prices in TV ads: 'Patients deserve to know'

    Saturday, October 20 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-10-20 16:03:50 GMT
    Drugmakers will start disclosing prices for U.S. prescription drugs that they advertise on TV.More >>
    Drugmakers will start disclosing prices for U.S. prescription drugs that they advertise on TV.More >>
  • Nevada legal pimp, candidate, star of HBO series found dead

    Nevada legal pimp, candidate, star of HBO series found dead

    Saturday, October 20 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-10-20 15:53:39 GMT
    Nevada authorities say a legal pimp who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate has died.More >>
    Nevada authorities say a legal pimp who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate has died.More >>
  • AP-NORC Poll: Many caregivers neglecting their own health

    AP-NORC Poll: Many caregivers neglecting their own health

    Saturday, October 20 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-10-20 15:38:29 GMT
    AP-NORC Poll: Many caregivers skip their own checkups in health care balancing act.More >>
    AP-NORC Poll: Many caregivers skip their own checkups in health care balancing act.More >>
  • Indicted California incumbent steps up attacks on Democrat

    Indicted California incumbent steps up attacks on Democrat

    Saturday, October 20 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-10-20 14:49:49 GMT
    Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter steps up attacks on opponent's family's background _ something contender rejects as desperate attempt by indicted incumbent.More >>
    Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter steps up attacks on opponent's family's background _ something contender rejects as desperate attempt by indicted incumbent.More >>
  • NASA astronaut describes close call following failed launch

    NASA astronaut describes close call following failed launch

    Saturday, October 20 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-10-20 13:48:41 GMT
    (NASA TV via AP). In this frame from video from NASA TV, NASA astronaut Nick Hague, who survived the Oct. 11, 2018, failed launch and emergency landing, speaks Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, from the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston. Hague and Russian Ale...(NASA TV via AP). In this frame from video from NASA TV, NASA astronaut Nick Hague, who survived the Oct. 11, 2018, failed launch and emergency landing, speaks Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, from the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston. Hague and Russian Ale...
    The NASA astronaut who survived last week's failed launch and emergency landing says he knew he needed to stay calm.More >>
    The NASA astronaut who survived last week's failed launch and emergency landing says he knew he needed to stay calm.More >>
  • Global warming to leave us crying in our costlier beer

    Global warming to leave us crying in our costlier beer

    Saturday, October 20 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-10-20 11:57:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). FILE - This Wednesday, April 19, 2017 file photo shows the beer cooler behind the counter in a convenience store in Sheridan, Ind. In future sweltering years with a double whammy of heat and drought, losses of barley yield ca...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). FILE - This Wednesday, April 19, 2017 file photo shows the beer cooler behind the counter in a convenience store in Sheridan, Ind. In future sweltering years with a double whammy of heat and drought, losses of barley yield ca...
    A new study says global warming may leave people crying in their costlier beer.More >>
    A new study says global warming may leave people crying in their costlier beer.More >>
  • As sea ice melts, some say walruses need better protection

    As sea ice melts, some say walruses need better protection

    Saturday, October 20 2018 7:57 AM EDT2018-10-20 11:57:04 GMT
    (Ryan Kingsbery/U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This photo provided by the United States Geological Survey shows a female Pacific walrus resting, Sept. 19, 2013 in Point Lay, Alaska. A lawsuit making its way through federal court in Alaska will decide ...(Ryan Kingsbery/U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This photo provided by the United States Geological Survey shows a female Pacific walrus resting, Sept. 19, 2013 in Point Lay, Alaska. A lawsuit making its way through federal court in Alaska will decide ...
    A lawsuit making its way through federal court Alaska will decide whether Pacific walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them additional protections.More >>
    A lawsuit making its way through federal court Alaska will decide whether Pacific walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them additional protections.More >>
  • Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin teenager in danger, not a runaway

    Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin teenager in danger, not a runaway

    Saturday, October 20 2018 7:48 AM EDT2018-10-20 11:48:36 GMT
    (Courtesy of Barron County Sheriff’s Department via AP). This undated photo provided by Barron County, Wis., Sheriff’s Department, shows Jayme Closs. Authorities say that Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dea...(Courtesy of Barron County Sheriff’s Department via AP). This undated photo provided by Barron County, Wis., Sheriff’s Department, shows Jayme Closs. Authorities say that Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dea...
    Police say a girl resembling a missing, endangered Wisconsin teen has been spotted at a gas station in Florida.More >>
    Police say a girl resembling a missing, endangered Wisconsin teen has been spotted at a gas station in Florida.More >>
  • Chance the Rapper weighs in on Chicago mayoral race

    Chance the Rapper weighs in on Chicago mayoral race

    Saturday, October 20 2018 6:35 AM EDT2018-10-20 10:35:09 GMT
    (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chancelor Bennett, known professionally as Chance The Rapper, endorses Amara Enyia for mayor of Chicago during a press conference at City Hall, Tuesday morning, Oct. 16, 2018.(Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chancelor Bennett, known professionally as Chance The Rapper, endorses Amara Enyia for mayor of Chicago during a press conference at City Hall, Tuesday morning, Oct. 16, 2018.
    Chance the Rapper is weighing in on the Chicago mayor's race.More >>
    Chance the Rapper is weighing in on the Chicago mayor's race.More >>
  • After storm shuts down radio stations, 2 hosts carry on

    After storm shuts down radio stations, 2 hosts carry on

    Saturday, October 20 2018 6:20 AM EDT2018-10-20 10:20:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Hand Out by Sean Streeter). In this Sept, 2, 2017 photo provided by Sean Streeter, he takes a selfie with Tiffany Dunning, left, at the Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam in Panama City Beach, Fla. Even though their radio station has shut down, the radio ...(AP Photo/ Hand Out by Sean Streeter). In this Sept, 2, 2017 photo provided by Sean Streeter, he takes a selfie with Tiffany Dunning, left, at the Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam in Panama City Beach, Fla. Even though their radio station has shut down, the radio ...
    Owners shut down Florida Panhandle radio stations after Hurricane Michael but that doesn't stop 2 hosts from continuing mission to inform public about where to find food.More >>
    Owners shut down Florida Panhandle radio stations after Hurricane Michael but that doesn't stop 2 hosts from continuing mission to inform public about where to find food.More >>
  • Paul Allen's passions: Rock n' roll, sports and philanthropy

    Paul Allen's passions: Rock n' roll, sports and philanthropy

    Saturday, October 20 2018 6:19 AM EDT2018-10-20 10:19:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, file). FILE--In this June 18, 1997, file p photo, Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Paul Allen joins in with the band and plays electric guitar at an election night victory party in the early morning hours in Seattle. Alle...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, file). FILE--In this June 18, 1997, file p photo, Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Paul Allen joins in with the band and plays electric guitar at an election night victory party in the early morning hours in Seattle. Alle...
    Personal computers, conservation, pro football, rock n' roll and rocket ships: Paul G. Allen pursued a wide range of philanthropic interests and passions after making his early mark co-founding Microsoft with...More >>
    Personal computers, conservation, pro football, rock n' roll and rocket ships: Paul G. Allen pursued a wide range of philanthropic interests and passions after making his early mark co-founding Microsoft with childhood friend Bill Gates.More >>
  • Uber driver charged with kidnapping New York woman

    Uber driver charged with kidnapping New York woman

    Saturday, October 20 2018 4:45 AM EDT2018-10-20 08:45:02 GMT
    (Photo Courtesy of the FBI, via AP). Harbir Parmar is seen in this photo provided by the FBI, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 in New York. Parmar, an Uber driver, was charged in U.S. District Court with kidnapping. According to federal authorities, Parmar kidna...(Photo Courtesy of the FBI, via AP). Harbir Parmar is seen in this photo provided by the FBI, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 in New York. Parmar, an Uber driver, was charged in U.S. District Court with kidnapping. According to federal authorities, Parmar kidna...
    Authorities say an Uber driver in New York City kidnapped a woman who fell asleep in his vehicle, groped her then left her on the side of a highway in Connecticut.More >>
    Authorities say an Uber driver in New York City kidnapped a woman who fell asleep in his vehicle, groped her then left her on the side of a highway in Connecticut.More >>
  • Could rebuilding ruin 'mom-and-pop' Florida beach town?

    Could rebuilding ruin 'mom-and-pop' Florida beach town?

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:22:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Russ Bynum). In this Oct. 14, 2018 photo Dena Frost salvages an unbroken clay pot from the wreckage of her pottery business in Mexico Beach, Fla. For decades, the town has persisted as a stubbornly middlebrow enclave on what residents proudly...(AP Photo/Russ Bynum). In this Oct. 14, 2018 photo Dena Frost salvages an unbroken clay pot from the wreckage of her pottery business in Mexico Beach, Fla. For decades, the town has persisted as a stubbornly middlebrow enclave on what residents proudly...
    Residents of Florida's Mexico Beach worry that its "mom-and-pop" authenticity could become a casualty of Hurricane Michael.More >>
    Residents of Florida's Mexico Beach worry that its "mom-and-pop" authenticity could become a casualty of Hurricane Michael.More >>
  • Mega Millions jackpot now $868M, 2nd largest in US history

    Mega Millions jackpot now $868M, 2nd largest in US history

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:08:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - This July 1, 2016, file photo shows Mega Millions lottery tickets on a counter at a Pilot travel center near Burlington, N.C. After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed t...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File). FILE - This July 1, 2016, file photo shows Mega Millions lottery tickets on a counter at a Pilot travel center near Burlington, N.C. After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed t...
    The fourth-largest lottery prize in US history will be on the line as numbers are drawn for the Mega Millions game's $654 million jackpot.More >>
    The fourth-largest lottery prize in US history will be on the line as numbers are drawn for the Mega Millions game's $654 million jackpot.More >>
  • Estimated 129 guns found in home of police ambush suspect

    Estimated 129 guns found in home of police ambush suspect

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-10-17 04:33:14 GMT
    (Richland County Jail via AP). This arrest photo made available by the Richland County, S.C., Jail, shows Frederick Hopkins. Hopkins is charged with killing South Carolina Police Sgt. Terrence Carraway. Carraway was laid to rest Monday, Oct. 8, 2018.(Richland County Jail via AP). This arrest photo made available by the Richland County, S.C., Jail, shows Frederick Hopkins. Hopkins is charged with killing South Carolina Police Sgt. Terrence Carraway. Carraway was laid to rest Monday, Oct. 8, 2018.
    Authorities say nearly 130 guns were found inside the South Carolina home of a man charged with killing a police officer and wounding six others earlier this month.More >>
    Authorities say nearly 130 guns were found inside the South Carolina home of a man charged with killing a police officer and wounding six others earlier this month.More >>
  • Police head challenges part of report on Starbucks arrests

    Police head challenges part of report on Starbucks arrests

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-10-17 04:33:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2016, file photo, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross speaks during a ceremony at his alma mater, Central High School, in Philadelphia. Ross is taking issue with parts of a review by the po...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2016, file photo, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross speaks during a ceremony at his alma mater, Central High School, in Philadelphia. Ross is taking issue with parts of a review by the po...
    The police commissioner of Philadelphia is taking issue with parts of a review by the police advisory commission after the high-profile arrest of two black men at a Starbucks coffee house.More >>
    The police commissioner of Philadelphia is taking issue with parts of a review by the police advisory commission after the high-profile arrest of two black men at a Starbucks coffee house.More >>
  • Hurricane is blamed for 16 deaths in Florida alone

    Hurricane is blamed for 16 deaths in Florida alone

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-10-17 04:20:03 GMT
    (Carlos R. Munoz/Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP). In this Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, photo, a billboard lies atop a Waffle House restaurant after being knocked down by Hurricane Michael, in Panama City, Fla.(Carlos R. Munoz/Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP). In this Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, photo, a billboard lies atop a Waffle House restaurant after being knocked down by Hurricane Michael, in Panama City, Fla.
    In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, Florida Panhandle residents are struggling to locate friends and loved ones who haven't been heard from, and it's unclear how many people are missing.More >>
    In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, Florida Panhandle residents are struggling to locate friends and loved ones who haven't been heard from, and it's unclear how many people are missing.More >>
  • Sears' bankruptcy will have ripple effect, not all of it bad

    Sears' bankruptcy will have ripple effect, not all of it bad

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:39 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:39:19 GMT
    Sears' Chapter 11 bankruptcy will have a ripple effect but not all of it will be bad.More >>
    Sears' Chapter 11 bankruptcy will have a ripple effect but not all of it will be bad.More >>
  • As an oil giant, Saudi threats against US loom large

    As an oil giant, Saudi threats against US loom large

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:33:18 GMT
    (Leah Millis/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Tuesday with Saudi Arabia's King Sa...(Leah Millis/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Tuesday with Saudi Arabia's King Sa...
    Saudi Arabia's status as the biggest oil exporter gives it power to jolt the global economy but it's not expected to carry out threats against the US.More >>
    Saudi Arabia's status as the biggest oil exporter gives it power to jolt the global economy but it's not expected to carry out threats against the US.More >>
  • Canada to pardon pot possession as it legalizes marijuana

    Canada to pardon pot possession as it legalizes marijuana

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:32 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:32:10 GMT
    (Stephen MacGillivray/The Canadian Press via AP). Brian Harriman, Cannabis NB president and CEO, speaks with media inside a Cannabis NB retail store in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.(Stephen MacGillivray/The Canadian Press via AP). Brian Harriman, Cannabis NB president and CEO, speaks with media inside a Cannabis NB retail store in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.
    Canada is about to become the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace.More >>
    Canada is about to become the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace.More >>
  • Salesforce vs. Twitter in San Francisco homeless tax fight

    Salesforce vs. Twitter in San Francisco homeless tax fight

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:54:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill.More >>
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill.More >>
  • Murder charge for grandmother after toddler found in oven

    Murder charge for grandmother after toddler found in oven

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-10-17 01:53:49 GMT
    Mississippi officials are investigating after a dead girl was found in an oven.More >>
    Mississippi officials are investigating after a dead girl was found in an oven.More >>
  • In Florida, determining hurricane death toll proves elusive

    In Florida, determining hurricane death toll proves elusive

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-10-17 01:53:45 GMT
    (Carlos R. Munoz/Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP). In this Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, photo, a billboard lies atop a Waffle House restaurant after being knocked down by Hurricane Michael, in Panama City, Fla.(Carlos R. Munoz/Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP). In this Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, photo, a billboard lies atop a Waffle House restaurant after being knocked down by Hurricane Michael, in Panama City, Fla.
    In Florida, determining how many people were killed in Hurricane Michael's rampage is proving somewhat elusive.More >>
    In Florida, determining how many people were killed in Hurricane Michael's rampage is proving somewhat elusive.More >>
  • Suspicious letter was addressed to Sen. Collins' husband

    Suspicious letter was addressed to Sen. Collins' husband

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-10-16 23:42:13 GMT
    (Gabor Degre/The Bangor Daily News via AP). A person in a hazmat suit appears to be handling a letter that is enclosed in a plastic bag in Bangor, Maine, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. A hazardous materials team was called Monday to investigate a suspicious le...(Gabor Degre/The Bangor Daily News via AP). A person in a hazmat suit appears to be handling a letter that is enclosed in a plastic bag in Bangor, Maine, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. A hazardous materials team was called Monday to investigate a suspicious le...
    A spokeswoman says Republican Sen. Susan Collins has been cleared to stay in her Maine home while an investigation continues into a suspicious envelope.More >>
    A spokeswoman says Republican Sen. Susan Collins has been cleared to stay in her Maine home while an investigation continues into a suspicious envelope.More >>
  • Guards, inmates ally against state in radon-exposure cases

    Guards, inmates ally against state in radon-exposure cases

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 7:39 PM EDT2018-10-16 23:39:17 GMT
    (Tom Kabelka/Republican-American via AP, File). FILE - This Jan. 14, 2000, file photo shows the exterior of the Garner Correctional Institution in Newtown, Conn. Guards and inmates at the institution are on the same side of a legal fight against the st...(Tom Kabelka/Republican-American via AP, File). FILE - This Jan. 14, 2000, file photo shows the exterior of the Garner Correctional Institution in Newtown, Conn. Guards and inmates at the institution are on the same side of a legal fight against the st...
    Guards and inmates at a Connecticut prison are on the same side of a legal fight against the state over radon.More >>
    Guards and inmates at a Connecticut prison are on the same side of a legal fight against the state over radon.More >>
  • First-ever child porn suspect on FBI list pleads guilty

    First-ever child porn suspect on FBI list pleads guilty

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:40:26 GMT
    (Missoula County Sheriff's Office via AP). This Sept. 27, 2018 booking photo provided by Missoula County Sheriff's Office shows Eric Franklin Rosser. Rosser, 66, who has served a federal prison term for a child pornography case with roots in Thailand a...(Missoula County Sheriff's Office via AP). This Sept. 27, 2018 booking photo provided by Missoula County Sheriff's Office shows Eric Franklin Rosser. Rosser, 66, who has served a federal prison term for a child pornography case with roots in Thailand a...
    The first-ever child pornography suspect on the FBI's Most Wanted list has pleaded guilty to a child porn charge in Montana.More >>
    The first-ever child pornography suspect on the FBI's Most Wanted list has pleaded guilty to a child porn charge in Montana.More >>
  • The Latest: Sheriff dismisses Miami tip in missing girl case

    The Latest: Sheriff dismisses Miami tip in missing girl case

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:33:17 GMT
    (Courtesy of Barron County Sheriff’s Department via AP). This undated photo provided by Barron County, Wis., Sheriff’s Department, shows Jayme Closs. Authorities say that Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dea...(Courtesy of Barron County Sheriff’s Department via AP). This undated photo provided by Barron County, Wis., Sheriff’s Department, shows Jayme Closs. Authorities say that Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dea...
    Authorities say a Wisconsin teenager who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home isn't a runaway and that they think she's in danger.More >>
    Authorities say a Wisconsin teenager who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home isn't a runaway and that they think she's in danger.More >>
  • California winds easing, wildfire risk narrowing

    California winds easing, wildfire risk narrowing

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:41:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2017 file photo, a Pacific Gas & Electric crew works at restoring power along the Old Redwood Highway in Santa Rosa, Calif. Northern California's biggest utility has taken the unprecedented ste...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2017 file photo, a Pacific Gas & Electric crew works at restoring power along the Old Redwood Highway in Santa Rosa, Calif. Northern California's biggest utility has taken the unprecedented ste...
    California utilities are restoring electricity after intentionally cutting it to tens of thousands of people because of extreme fire danger but high winds expected to sweep the area could see more outages.More >>
    California utilities are restoring electricity after intentionally cutting it to tens of thousands of people because of extreme fire danger but high winds expected to sweep the area could see more outages.More >>
  • Study: DNA websites cast broad net for identifying people

    Study: DNA websites cast broad net for identifying people

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:00:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). FILE - In this Friday, April 27, 2018 file photo, Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, who authorities suspect is the "Golden State Killer" responsible for at least a dozen murders and 50 rapes in the 1970s and 80s, is accompanied by...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). FILE - In this Friday, April 27, 2018 file photo, Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, who authorities suspect is the "Golden State Killer" responsible for at least a dozen murders and 50 rapes in the 1970s and 80s, is accompanied by...
    A new study estimates that about 60 percent of the U.S. population with European heritage can be identified from their DNA by searching consumer websites, even if they've never made their own genetic information...More >>
    A new study estimates that about 60 percent of the U.S. population with European heritage can be identified from their DNA by searching consumer websites, even if they've never made their own genetic information available.More >>
  • How DC unleashed fossil-fuel exports despite climate worries

    How DC unleashed fossil-fuel exports despite climate worries

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:56:23 GMT
    (AP photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2015, file photo, workers tend to oil pump jacks behind a natural gas flare near Watford City, N.D. Since Donald Trump took office, America’s exports of liquid natural gas and crude oil have surged, ri...(AP photo/Eric Gay, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2015, file photo, workers tend to oil pump jacks behind a natural gas flare near Watford City, N.D. Since Donald Trump took office, America’s exports of liquid natural gas and crude oil have surged, ri...
    On oil and gas exports, Trump administration took cues from Obama officials.More >>
    On oil and gas exports, Trump administration took cues from Obama officials.More >>
  • 1 year after MeToo, survivors reflect on their disclosures

    1 year after MeToo, survivors reflect on their disclosures

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:16:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). In this Friday, Oct. 12, 2018 photo, Katie Labovitz poses for a portrait in New York. One day after actress Alyssa Milano urged the Twittersphere to join her in sharing a personal story of sexual harassment in the wake of rape...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). In this Friday, Oct. 12, 2018 photo, Katie Labovitz poses for a portrait in New York. One day after actress Alyssa Milano urged the Twittersphere to join her in sharing a personal story of sexual harassment in the wake of rape...
    One year after the #MeToo hashtag set Twitter ablaze, survivors who shared their stories in the past year reflect what the movement means to them.More >>
    One year after the #MeToo hashtag set Twitter ablaze, survivors who shared their stories in the past year reflect what the movement means to them.More >>
  • Idaho wildlife official resigns after killing baboon family

    Idaho wildlife official resigns after killing baboon family

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:45:55 GMT
    A top Idaho wildlife official has resigned amid outrage over a photo of him posing with a baboon family he killed in Africa.More >>
    A top Idaho wildlife official has resigned amid outrage over a photo of him posing with a baboon family he killed in Africa.More >>
  • Gecko butt-dials 'bazillion' times from Hawaii seal hospital

    Gecko butt-dials 'bazillion' times from Hawaii seal hospital

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:22:12 GMT
    If you got incessant phone calls last week from a hospital that cares for Hawaiian monk seals: You were butt-dialed by a gecko.More >>
    If you got incessant phone calls last week from a hospital that cares for Hawaiian monk seals: You were butt-dialed by a gecko.More >>
  • Girdles and socket wrenches: Sears was the Amazon of its day

    Girdles and socket wrenches: Sears was the Amazon of its day

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:21:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig). An American flag flies above a Sears department store sign in Hackensack, N.J., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig). An American flag flies above a Sears department store sign in Hackensack, N.J., Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses.
    How the might have fallen: Sears, which was the Amazon of its day, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.More >>
    How the might have fallen: Sears, which was the Amazon of its day, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.More >>
  • Far from coast, rural counties also recovering from Michael

    Far from coast, rural counties also recovering from Michael

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:41 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:41:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brendan Farrington). In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, Shauna Benefield and Alex Edwards stand in front of their house in Marianna, Fla., which was damaged by fallen trees during Hurricane Michael. Benefield, 20, and her boyfriend, Edwards, 21, li...(AP Photo/Brendan Farrington). In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, Shauna Benefield and Alex Edwards stand in front of their house in Marianna, Fla., which was damaged by fallen trees during Hurricane Michael. Benefield, 20, and her boyfriend, Edwards, 21, li...
    In Hurricane Michael's aftermath much of the world's attention has been focused on Florida's battered coastal communities, but rural communities all the way to the Georgia and Alabama borders also felt its fury.More >>
    In Hurricane Michael's aftermath much of the world's attention has been focused on Florida's battered coastal communities, but rural communities all the way to the Georgia and Alabama borders also felt its fury.More >>
  • Police to file criminal complaint after fetus remains found

    Police to file criminal complaint after fetus remains found

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:01:51 GMT
    (Junfu Han/Detroit Free Press via AP). A Detroit Police vehicle is parked outside the Cantrell Funeral Home in Detroit on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Police said an anonymously written letter led inspectors to find the decomposed remains of 11 infants hidde...(Junfu Han/Detroit Free Press via AP). A Detroit Police vehicle is parked outside the Cantrell Funeral Home in Detroit on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Police said an anonymously written letter led inspectors to find the decomposed remains of 11 infants hidde...
    State and city police and other officials are investigating how the remains of 11 infants ended up in the ceiling of a former funeral home in Detroit.More >>
    State and city police and other officials are investigating how the remains of 11 infants ended up in the ceiling of a former funeral home in Detroit.More >>
  • Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-10-16 15:21:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2001 file photo, Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen appears in a suite in the team's stadium in Seattle. Allen, billionaire owner of the Trail Blazers and the Seattle Seahawks and Microsoft co-fo...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2001 file photo, Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen appears in a suite in the team's stadium in Seattle. Allen, billionaire owner of the Trail Blazers and the Seattle Seahawks and Microsoft co-fo...
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates and went on to become a billionaire philanthropist, has died.More >>
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates and went on to become a billionaire philanthropist, has died.More >>
  • West Coast military installations eyed for US fuel exports

    West Coast military installations eyed for US fuel exports

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-10-16 10:38:08 GMT
    The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military bases or other federal properties as transit points for shipments of U.S. coal and natural gas to Asia.More >>
    The Trump administration is considering using West Coast military bases or other federal properties as transit points for shipments of U.S. coal and natural gas to Asia.More >>
  • Episcopal Church confronts past role in sexual exploitation

    Episcopal Church confronts past role in sexual exploitation

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:37 AM EDT2018-10-16 08:37:11 GMT
    (AP Photo). FILE - In this Sept. 23, 1972 file photo, The Right Rev. Paul Moore Jr. arrives at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York to be installed as the 13th Episcopal bishop of New York. The Episcopal Church is acknowledging the power of...(AP Photo). FILE - In this Sept. 23, 1972 file photo, The Right Rev. Paul Moore Jr. arrives at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York to be installed as the 13th Episcopal bishop of New York. The Episcopal Church is acknowledging the power of...
    The Episcopal Church is acknowledging the potency of the #MeToo movement by officially lamenting its past role in sexual exploitation and pledging multiple steps to combat it.More >>
    The Episcopal Church is acknowledging the potency of the #MeToo movement by officially lamenting its past role in sexual exploitation and pledging multiple steps to combat it.More >>
  • California utilities shut off power amid wildfire concerns

    California utilities shut off power amid wildfire concerns

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:21:06 GMT
    (Mindy Schauer /The Orange County Register via AP). Authorities access the damage after a woman was killed after a large eucalyptus tree toppled and smashed onto a car she was inside of in the driveway of her home in Tustin, Calif. during the heavy San...(Mindy Schauer /The Orange County Register via AP). Authorities access the damage after a woman was killed after a large eucalyptus tree toppled and smashed onto a car she was inside of in the driveway of her home in Tustin, Calif. during the heavy San...
    Concerned about downed power lines sparking wildfires, a major California utility for the first time cut power to tens of thousands of customers amid high winds _ and other power providers were considering similar...More >>
    Concerned about downed power lines sparking wildfires, a major California utility for the first time cut power to tens of thousands of customers amid high winds _ and other power providers were considering similar action.More >>
  • Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist, dies

    Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist, dies

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:17 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:17:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2008 file photo, Vulcan Inc. Founder and Chairman Paul Allen attends Time's 100 Most Influential People in the World Gala in New York. Allen, billionaire owner of the Trail Blazers and the Seattle S...(AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2008 file photo, Vulcan Inc. Founder and Chairman Paul Allen attends Time's 100 Most Influential People in the World Gala in New York. Allen, billionaire owner of the Trail Blazers and the Seattle S...
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates, has died at 65.More >>
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates, has died at 65.More >>
  • Jurors: Don't throw out $289M weed killer cancer verdict

    Jurors: Don't throw out $289M weed killer cancer verdict

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:58 AM EDT2018-10-16 05:58:25 GMT
    Jurors who found that Roundup weed killer contributed to a school groundskeeper's cancer are urging a San Francisco judge not to throw out the bulk of their $289 million award in his favor.More >>
    Jurors who found that Roundup weed killer contributed to a school groundskeeper's cancer are urging a San Francisco judge not to throw out the bulk of their $289 million award in his favor.More >>
  • Families search for the missing in the hurricane's aftermath

    Families search for the missing in the hurricane's aftermath

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:58 AM EDT2018-10-16 05:58:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Candace Phillips sifts through what was her third-floor bedroom while returning to her damaged home in Mexico Beach, Fla., Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael. "We spent 25 years of our marriage workin...(AP Photo/David Goldman). Candace Phillips sifts through what was her third-floor bedroom while returning to her damaged home in Mexico Beach, Fla., Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael. "We spent 25 years of our marriage workin...
    Upon touring the damage in several towns along Florida's Panhandle, Federal Emergency Management Agency chief Brock Long called the destruction left by Hurricane Michael some of the worst he's ever seen.More >>
    Upon touring the damage in several towns along Florida's Panhandle, Federal Emergency Management Agency chief Brock Long called the destruction left by Hurricane Michael some of the worst he's ever seen.More >>
  • Mega Millions prize up to $654M, 4th largest in US history

    Mega Millions prize up to $654M, 4th largest in US history

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:41:23 GMT
    After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed to an estimated $654 million jackpot.More >>
    After nearly three months without a winner, the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed to an estimated $654 million jackpot.More >>
  • Firms cite law in Missouri boat accident, seek mediation

    Firms cite law in Missouri boat accident, seek mediation

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:25:25 GMT
    (Nathan Papes/The Springfield News-Leader via AP, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2018, file photo, a duck boat that sank during a thunderstorm on July 19, killing 17 people on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Mo., is raised from the bottom of the lake. A co...(Nathan Papes/The Springfield News-Leader via AP, File). FILE - In this July 23, 2018, file photo, a duck boat that sank during a thunderstorm on July 19, killing 17 people on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Mo., is raised from the bottom of the lake. A co...
    Companies facing multiple lawsuits over a summer tourist boat accident in Missouri that killed 17 people are invoking an 1851 law that allows vessel owners to try to avoid or limit legal damages.More >>
    Companies facing multiple lawsuits over a summer tourist boat accident in Missouri that killed 17 people are invoking an 1851 law that allows vessel owners to try to avoid or limit legal damages.More >>
  • Deputies search for Wisconsin girl whose parents are dead

    Deputies search for Wisconsin girl whose parents are dead

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:06:04 GMT
    (Courtesy of Barron County Sheriff’s Department via AP). This undated photo provided by Barron County, Wis., Sheriff’s Department, shows Jayme Closs. Authorities say that Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dea...(Courtesy of Barron County Sheriff’s Department via AP). This undated photo provided by Barron County, Wis., Sheriff’s Department, shows Jayme Closs. Authorities say that Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dea...
    Authorities say a missing 13-year-old girl could be in danger after two adults were found dead in a home in western Wisconsin.More >>
    Authorities say a missing 13-year-old girl could be in danger after two adults were found dead in a home in western Wisconsin.More >>
  • Grizzly attacks hunter in mountains north of Yellowstone

    Grizzly attacks hunter in mountains north of Yellowstone

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-10-16 02:27:21 GMT
    (Bob Legasa via AP). This photo provided by Bob Legasa shows him in a hospital in Bozeman, Mont., Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, after a bear attack the day before. Legasa, who is having a second surgery for his injuries Monday, Oct. 15,2018, says he expects t...(Bob Legasa via AP). This photo provided by Bob Legasa shows him in a hospital in Bozeman, Mont., Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, after a bear attack the day before. Legasa, who is having a second surgery for his injuries Monday, Oct. 15,2018, says he expects t...
    A grizzly bear attacked an elk hunter who surprised the sow and her cub north of Yellowstone National Park.More >>
    A grizzly bear attacked an elk hunter who surprised the sow and her cub north of Yellowstone National Park.More >>
  • Suspicious envelope causes ricin scare at Sen. Collins' home

    Suspicious envelope causes ricin scare at Sen. Collins' home

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-10-16 02:05:21 GMT
    Police say a hazardous materials team has been called to the Maine home of Republican Sen. Susan Collins to investigate a suspicious letter.More >>
    Police say a hazardous materials team has been called to the Maine home of Republican Sen. Susan Collins to investigate a suspicious letter.More >>
  • California man exonerated, 2 arrested in 1998 killing

    California man exonerated, 2 arrested in 1998 killing

    Monday, October 15 2018 9:11 PM EDT2018-10-16 01:11:50 GMT
    (California Innocence Project via AP). This Oct. 3, 2018 photo provided by California Innocence Project shows Horace Roberts looking out the window of a car after being released from Avenal State Prison in Avenal, Calif. Roberts, wrongly convicted of m...(California Innocence Project via AP). This Oct. 3, 2018 photo provided by California Innocence Project shows Horace Roberts looking out the window of a car after being released from Avenal State Prison in Avenal, Calif. Roberts, wrongly convicted of m...
    Authorities say a California man wrongly convicted of murdering his lover two decades ago has been exonerated and new arrests have been made in the case.More >>
    Authorities say a California man wrongly convicted of murdering his lover two decades ago has been exonerated and new arrests have been made in the case.More >>
  • Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    Monday, October 15 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-10-16 01:10:53 GMT
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates, has died.More >>
    Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates, has died.More >>
  • In Florida, a slow wait for news on hurricane's death toll

    In Florida, a slow wait for news on hurricane's death toll

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:49 PM EDT2018-10-16 00:49:43 GMT
    (Michael Snyder/Northwest Florida Daily News via AP). Florida Gov. Rick Scott, second from left, President Donald J Trump, center left, Melania Trump, center right, and Lynn Haven, Fla., Mayor Margo Anderson walk through a neighborhood in the storm-rav...(Michael Snyder/Northwest Florida Daily News via AP). Florida Gov. Rick Scott, second from left, President Donald J Trump, center left, Melania Trump, center right, and Lynn Haven, Fla., Mayor Margo Anderson walk through a neighborhood in the storm-rav...
    In Florida, a grim task is unwinding slowly: determining how many people were killed in Hurricane Michael's rampage.More >>
    In Florida, a grim task is unwinding slowly: determining how many people were killed in Hurricane Michael's rampage.More >>
  • Man said to be Jamaican lottery scam kingpin gets 6 years

    Man said to be Jamaican lottery scam kingpin gets 6 years

    Monday, October 15 2018 7:35 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:35:49 GMT
    (Burleigh County Sheriff's Department via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Burleigh County Sheriff's Department in Bismarck, N.D. shows Lavrick Willocks, of Jamaica. Willocks, the mastermind of a a Jamaican lottery scam that de...(Burleigh County Sheriff's Department via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Burleigh County Sheriff's Department in Bismarck, N.D. shows Lavrick Willocks, of Jamaica. Willocks, the mastermind of a a Jamaican lottery scam that de...
    A Jamaican man who authorities said masterminded a lottery scam that defrauded at least 95 mostly elderly Americans out of more than $5.8 million has been sentenced to six years in federal prison.More >>
    A Jamaican man who authorities said masterminded a lottery scam that defrauded at least 95 mostly elderly Americans out of more than $5.8 million has been sentenced to six years in federal prison.More >>
  • The Latest: US wants drugmakers to put prices in TV ads

    The Latest: US wants drugmakers to put prices in TV ads

    Monday, October 15 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:16:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo Health & Human Services Secretary Alex Azar speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in New York.  In a move announced Monday, Oct. 14, by the industry's largest t...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo Health & Human Services Secretary Alex Azar speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in New York. In a move announced Monday, Oct. 14, by the industry's largest t...
    Federal government wants drugmakers to disclose list price of prescription drugs in TV commercials.More >>
    Federal government wants drugmakers to disclose list price of prescription drugs in TV commercials.More >>
  • January trial set for man charged with killing golf champ

    January trial set for man charged with killing golf champ

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:38:51 GMT
    A judge has scheduled a January trial for a 22-year-old Iowa man charged with killing a top amateur golfer from Spain.More >>
    A judge has scheduled a January trial for a 22-year-old Iowa man charged with killing a top amateur golfer from Spain.More >>
  • Harvard: Race can only help, never harm, applicants' chances

    Harvard: Race can only help, never harm, applicants' chances

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:00 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:00:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this March 7, 2017 file photo, rowers paddle down the Charles River past the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. A lawsuit alleging racial discrimination against Asian American applicants in Harvar...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File). FILE - In this March 7, 2017 file photo, rowers paddle down the Charles River past the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. A lawsuit alleging racial discrimination against Asian American applicants in Harvar...
    A group suing Harvard University says the school uses a loosely defined "personal rating" to discriminate against Asian-Americans who apply to the school.More >>
    A group suing Harvard University says the school uses a loosely defined "personal rating" to discriminate against Asian-Americans who apply to the school.More >>
  • Thousands of young US children get no vaccines, survey finds

    Thousands of young US children get no vaccines, survey finds

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:49:31 GMT
    (Dr. Erskine Palmer/CDC via AP). This 1981 electron microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows varicella-zoster virions from a patient with chickenpox. On Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, the CDC says a small but gr...(Dr. Erskine Palmer/CDC via AP). This 1981 electron microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows varicella-zoster virions from a patient with chickenpox. On Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, the CDC says a small but gr...
    Worried health officials say a small but growing proportion of the youngest children in the U.S. have not been vaccinated against any disease.More >>
    Worried health officials say a small but growing proportion of the youngest children in the U.S. have not been vaccinated against any disease.More >>
  • Social Security checks will grow in 2019 as inflation rises

    Social Security checks will grow in 2019 as inflation rises

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:49:28 GMT
    Tens of millions of Social Security beneficiaries and other retirees can expect a modest increase in benefits next year as inflation edges higher.More >>
    Tens of millions of Social Security beneficiaries and other retirees can expect a modest increase in benefits next year as inflation edges higher.More >>
  • Finding answers for patients with rarest of rare diseases

    Finding answers for patients with rarest of rare diseases

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:49 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:49:26 GMT
    (Kilquist Family via AP). In this Dec. 10, 2017 photo provided by the family, Jon and Kari Kilquist sit with their children, from left, Will, Emmy and Owen at their home in Murphysboro, Ill. Will was born with a long list of mysterious symptoms that re...(Kilquist Family via AP). In this Dec. 10, 2017 photo provided by the family, Jon and Kari Kilquist sit with their children, from left, Will, Emmy and Owen at their home in Murphysboro, Ill. Will was born with a long list of mysterious symptoms that re...
    Some patients with mysterious symptoms are getting answers through a network of hospitals that tackles the rarest of rare diseases.More >>
    Some patients with mysterious symptoms are getting answers through a network of hospitals that tackles the rarest of rare diseases.More >>
  • Cattle roundup over: Last cow caught weeks after truck crash

    Cattle roundup over: Last cow caught weeks after truck crash

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:30:18 GMT
    (John Spink /Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, officials in Georgia works at the scene where dozens of cows escaped when a tractor-trailer transporting them overturned on a busy junction north of Atlan...(John Spink /Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2018, file photo, officials in Georgia works at the scene where dozens of cows escaped when a tractor-trailer transporting them overturned on a busy junction north of Atlan...
    Authorities say last escaped cow on the lam after a tractor-trailer overturned two weeks ago near Atlanta has been captured in some woods.More >>
    Authorities say last escaped cow on the lam after a tractor-trailer overturned two weeks ago near Atlanta has been captured in some woods.More >>
  • Baldwin urges 'overthrow' of Trump government via voting

    Baldwin urges 'overthrow' of Trump government via voting

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:06:31 GMT
    Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully "overthrow the government of Donald Trump.".More >>
    Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully "overthrow the government of Donald Trump.".More >>
  • Death sentence vacated for man who threw children off bridge

    Death sentence vacated for man who threw children off bridge

    Monday, October 15 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-10-15 19:46:13 GMT
    (Bill Starling/Press-Register via AP). FILE - In a Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008 file photo, Lam Luong is escorted into Mobile County District Court Judge Charles McKnight's court room at Mobile Government Plaza in Mobile, Ala. Lam Luong, convicted of killing...(Bill Starling/Press-Register via AP). FILE - In a Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008 file photo, Lam Luong is escorted into Mobile County District Court Judge Charles McKnight's court room at Mobile Government Plaza in Mobile, Ala. Lam Luong, convicted of killing...
    A man convicted of killed four children by throwing them from an Alabama bridge has had his death sentence reduced to life imprisonment after tests showed he had an IQ of 51.More >>
    A man convicted of killed four children by throwing them from an Alabama bridge has had his death sentence reduced to life imprisonment after tests showed he had an IQ of 51.More >>
  • Hurricane Michael adds to hardship of Florida's poor

    Hurricane Michael adds to hardship of Florida's poor

    Monday, October 15 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-10-15 19:30:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Mary Frances Parrish reacts outside her heavily damaged home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. She didn't leave the storm because her car was broken down, she didn't have a ...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Mary Frances Parrish reacts outside her heavily damaged home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. She didn't leave the storm because her car was broken down, she didn't have a ...
    Many residents of the Florida Panhandle who are dealing with damage from Hurricane Michael were struggling even before the storm made landfall.More >>
    Many residents of the Florida Panhandle who are dealing with damage from Hurricane Michael were struggling even before the storm made landfall.More >>
  • Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

    Sears files for Chapter 11 amid plunging sales, massive debt

    Monday, October 15 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-10-15 19:26:57 GMT
    Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.More >>
    Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.More >>
  • Fast, furious: How Michael grew into a 155 mph monster

    Fast, furious: How Michael grew into a 155 mph monster

    Monday, October 15 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-10-15 18:49:33 GMT
    (NOAA via AP). This infrared satellite image made available by NOAA shows Hurricane Michael approaching the Florida panhandle on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 at 11:40 a.m. EDT.(NOAA via AP). This infrared satellite image made available by NOAA shows Hurricane Michael approaching the Florida panhandle on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 at 11:40 a.m. EDT.
    Hurricane Michael went from a 90 mph storm Tuesday morning to a 140 mph monster 24 hours later.More >>
    Hurricane Michael went from a 90 mph storm Tuesday morning to a 140 mph monster 24 hours later.More >>
  • Sessions: MS-13 gang, drug cartels among top threats to US

    Sessions: MS-13 gang, drug cartels among top threats to US

    Monday, October 15 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-10-15 18:47:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Attorney General Jeff Sessions, joined by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, left, and Jessie Liu, U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, right, speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Attorney General Jeff Sessions, joined by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, left, and Jessie Liu, U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, right, speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the ...
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions says taking down the brutal MS-13 street gang and international drug cartels will be a priority for federal law enforcement.More >>
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions says taking down the brutal MS-13 street gang and international drug cartels will be a priority for federal law enforcement.More >>
  • Ronald Reagan is back on the campaign trail - as a hologram

    Ronald Reagan is back on the campaign trail - as a hologram

    Monday, October 15 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-10-15 18:38:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers). Former President Ronald Reagan appears on a railcar platform making a speech during a whistle stop on the campaign trail, but as a hologram, on display at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif., Wedne...(AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers). Former President Ronald Reagan appears on a railcar platform making a speech during a whistle stop on the campaign trail, but as a hologram, on display at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif., Wedne...
    Ronald Reagan waves to a crowd from aboard a rail car during a 1984 campaign stop in a new hologram revealed at the late president's namesake library in California.More >>
    Ronald Reagan waves to a crowd from aboard a rail car during a 1984 campaign stop in a new hologram revealed at the late president's namesake library in California.More >>
  • Michael lays bare Panhandle's weaker building codes

    Michael lays bare Panhandle's weaker building codes

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:48:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). This photo shows devastation from Hurricane Michael in this aerial photo over Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Blocks and blocks of homes were demolished, reduced to piles of splintered lumber or mere concrete slabs...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). This photo shows devastation from Hurricane Michael in this aerial photo over Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. Blocks and blocks of homes were demolished, reduced to piles of splintered lumber or mere concrete slabs...
    Unlike in South Florida, the state's Panhandle region did not have tighter building codes until just 11 years ago.More >>
    Unlike in South Florida, the state's Panhandle region did not have tighter building codes until just 11 years ago.More >>
  • Woman who refused to let black neighbor into building fired

    Woman who refused to let black neighbor into building fired

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:31 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:31:16 GMT
    A white woman who refused to allow a black neighbor into their downtown St. Louis apartment building because he wouldn't show her proof that he lived there has been fired.More >>
    A white woman who refused to allow a black neighbor into their downtown St. Louis apartment building because he wouldn't show her proof that he lived there has been fired.More >>
  • California judge mulls new trial in $289M Roundup award

    California judge mulls new trial in $289M Roundup award

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:30 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:30:27 GMT
    A San Francisco jury's $289 million verdict in favor of a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed killer caused his cancer will face its first court test.More >>
    A San Francisco jury's $289 million verdict in favor of a school groundskeeper who says Roundup weed killer caused his cancer will face its first court test.More >>
  • Correction: Gas Explosions story

    Correction: Gas Explosions story

    Monday, October 15 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:25:24 GMT
    Federal investigators are confirming that over pressurized natural gas lines were the source of a series of explosions and fires in communities north of Boston last month.More >>
    Federal investigators are confirming that over pressurized natural gas lines were the source of a series of explosions and fires in communities north of Boston last month.More >>
  • Calls for new regulation mount as limo crash victims mourned

    Calls for new regulation mount as limo crash victims mourned

    Monday, October 15 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-10-15 15:21:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Members of the National Transportation Safety Board work at the scene of yesterday's fatal crash, in Schoharie, N.Y., Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018.(AP Photo/Hans Pennink). Members of the National Transportation Safety Board work at the scene of yesterday's fatal crash, in Schoharie, N.Y., Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018.
    U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer says there are glaring gaps in safety data about limousines because federal officials haven't done enough to investigate limo wrecks.More >>
    U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer says there are glaring gaps in safety data about limousines because federal officials haven't done enough to investigate limo wrecks.More >>
  • New York's Cuomo blasts Trump, Republicans in protest clash

    New York's Cuomo blasts Trump, Republicans in protest clash

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:41:44 GMT
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is questioning why state Republicans would have invited the founder of a far-right group to speak in Manhattan and blamed them and President Donald Trump for violent clashes.More >>
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is questioning why state Republicans would have invited the founder of a far-right group to speak in Manhattan and blamed them and President Donald Trump for violent clashes.More >>
  • Analysts: Florida insurers will survive hit from Michael

    Analysts: Florida insurers will survive hit from Michael

    Monday, October 15 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:25:54 GMT
    (Bronte Wittpenn/Tampa Bay Times via AP). This aerial photo shows debris and destruction in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, after Hurricane Michael went through the area on Wednesday. Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town, was nearly obliterate...(Bronte Wittpenn/Tampa Bay Times via AP). This aerial photo shows debris and destruction in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, after Hurricane Michael went through the area on Wednesday. Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town, was nearly obliterate...
    Florida's disjointed property insurance system that relies almost exclusively on small and midsize companies will take a multi-billion dollar loss from Hurricane Michael, but has sufficient reserves and backups...More >>
    Florida's disjointed property insurance system that relies almost exclusively on small and midsize companies will take a multi-billion dollar loss from Hurricane Michael, but has sufficient reserves and backups that providers should be able to pay claims.More >>
  • Heavy snow blankets Colorado, Wyoming in early season storm

    Heavy snow blankets Colorado, Wyoming in early season storm

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:59 AM EDT2018-10-15 12:59:39 GMT
    (Andy Cross/The Denver Post via AP). Carter Sheldon, 8, left, and his brother Conor Sheldon, 3, play in the snow out in front of the Broncos Stadium at Mile High before the Denver Broncos played the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Colorado a...(Andy Cross/The Denver Post via AP). Carter Sheldon, 8, left, and his brother Conor Sheldon, 3, play in the snow out in front of the Broncos Stadium at Mile High before the Denver Broncos played the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. Colorado a...
    Residents in Colorado and Wyoming woke up Sunday to find that an early season snowstorm blanketed their homes and roadways with up to a foot of snow and sent temperatures plunging as much as 40 degrees overnight.More >>
    Residents in Colorado and Wyoming woke up Sunday to find that an early season snowstorm blanketed their homes and roadways with up to a foot of snow and sent temperatures plunging as much as 40 degrees overnight.More >>
  • US lacks Latino historical sites and landmarks, scholars say

    US lacks Latino historical sites and landmarks, scholars say

    Monday, October 15 2018 5:48 AM EDT2018-10-15 09:48:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Russell Contreras). This July 6, 2017 photo shows a makeshift memorial to Hispanic Civil War Union soldiers who fought in the Battle of Glorieta Pass in Northern New Mexico outside Santa Fe. It's a typical representation for many sites linked...(AP Photo/Russell Contreras). This July 6, 2017 photo shows a makeshift memorial to Hispanic Civil War Union soldiers who fought in the Battle of Glorieta Pass in Northern New Mexico outside Santa Fe. It's a typical representation for many sites linked...
    The lack of historical markers and preserved historical sites connected to Latino civil rights worries scholars who feel the scarcity is affecting how Americans see Hispanics in U.S. history.More >>
    The lack of historical markers and preserved historical sites connected to Latino civil rights worries scholars who feel the scarcity is affecting how Americans see Hispanics in U.S. history.More >>
  • 4 men killed in shooting at child's birthday party in Texas

    4 men killed in shooting at child's birthday party in Texas

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:45:55 GMT
    The Texas Department of Public Safety says the shooting happened shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday in Taft.The Texas Department of Public Safety says the shooting happened shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday in Taft.
    Investigators say a party in South Texas to mark a toddler's first birthday erupted in gunfire, leaving four men dead and a fifth man wounded.More >>
    Investigators say a party in South Texas to mark a toddler's first birthday erupted in gunfire, leaving four men dead and a fifth man wounded.More >>
  • Florida Panhandle building codes lagged behind rest of state

    Florida Panhandle building codes lagged behind rest of state

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:31:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2018, file photo, Joy Hutchinson, left, is comforted by her daughter Jessica Hutchinson, as she returns to find her home swept away from hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla. It was once argued ...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Oct. 12, 2018, file photo, Joy Hutchinson, left, is comforted by her daughter Jessica Hutchinson, as she returns to find her home swept away from hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla. It was once argued ...
    Building codes in sections of Florida slammed by Hurricane Michael have historically been weaker than the rest of the state.More >>
    Building codes in sections of Florida slammed by Hurricane Michael have historically been weaker than the rest of the state.More >>
  • For those without much, Hurricane Michael creates hardship

    For those without much, Hurricane Michael creates hardship

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:31:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Mary Frances Parrish reacts outside her heavily damaged home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. She didn't leave the storm because her car was broken down, she didn't have a ...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Mary Frances Parrish reacts outside her heavily damaged home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. She didn't leave the storm because her car was broken down, she didn't have a ...
    For people without a lot of money, the destruction caused by Hurricane Michael on the Florida Panhandle is especially devastating.More >>
    For people without a lot of money, the destruction caused by Hurricane Michael on the Florida Panhandle is especially devastating.More >>
  • New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

    New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:29:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...
    President Donald Trump may be the impetus for Democratic anger that is powering the midterm elections, but the Democrats' top issue isn't the president. It's health care.More >>
    President Donald Trump may be the impetus for Democratic anger that is powering the midterm elections, but the Democrats' top issue isn't the president. It's health care.More >>
  • Bus crashes on Pennsylvania interstate, killing 1

    Bus crashes on Pennsylvania interstate, killing 1

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:10:29 GMT
    A passenger bus has crashed on a Pennsylvania interstate, killing a woman and injuring an unknown number of passengers.More >>
    A passenger bus has crashed on a Pennsylvania interstate, killing a woman and injuring an unknown number of passengers.More >>
  • 4 days after storm, large swath of Panhandle suffering

    4 days after storm, large swath of Panhandle suffering

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:06 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:06:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Peggy Cauley cleans up debris from her family's home in the aftermath of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/David Goldman). Peggy Cauley cleans up debris from her family's home in the aftermath of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.
    Search and rescue personnel are continuing to comb through the ruins of a small Florida Panhandle community destroyed by Hurricane Michael, which has left hundreds thousands without power and without easy access to...More >>
    Search and rescue personnel are continuing to comb through the ruins of a small Florida Panhandle community destroyed by Hurricane Michael, which has left hundreds thousands without power and without easy access to supplies.More >>
  • The Latest: FEMA Chief: Florida damage among worst he's seen

    The Latest: FEMA Chief: Florida damage among worst he's seen

    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:57 PM EDT2018-10-15 02:57:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Peggy Cauley cleans up debris from her family's home in the aftermath of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/David Goldman). Peggy Cauley cleans up debris from her family's home in the aftermath of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.
    Florida officials have evacuated nearly 3,000 inmates after two prisons were damaged during Hurricane Michael.More >>
    Florida officials have evacuated nearly 3,000 inmates after two prisons were damaged during Hurricane Michael.More >>
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