The Latest: Governor declares disaster for much…

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds says 41 of Iowa's 99 counties are now included in her state disaster declaration after massive flooding

Mississippi bishop: 'Shattered lives' amid clergy…

A Catholic diocese in Mississippi has released the names of 37 clergy members who it says worked in the diocese and have been credibly accused of sexually abusing children

Trial To Begin For Former Police Officer Who Shot…

Former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld fatally shot the teenager in 2018 after the teen ran from a car he'd pulled over.

APNewsBreak: Federal black lung fund in danger of…

Inaction by Congress and the Trump administration is threatening a fund that supports coal miners suffering from black lung

Police: Unicorn-costumed robbery suspect has been…

The robbery suspect wore a unicorn costume, and police in Maryland say he has been unmasked

Pentagon Shares List Of Projects That Could Be…

The Pentagon sent lawmakers a list of projects that could be affected by President Donald Trump's emergency declaration.

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Statue of Liberty protester gets probation

A woman who climbed the base of the Statue of Liberty last July 4 to protest the separation of families at the Mexican border has been sentenced to five years' probation and 200 hours of community service

Court lets Chicago cop's sentence stand in teen's…

The Illinois Supreme Court has let stand a less than seven year prison sentence for a white Chicago police officer convicted of killing black teenager Laquan McDonald that some critics characterized as a slap on the wrist

Yes, White Nationalism Is On The Rise — At Least…

President Trump was hesitant to link the New Zealand attacks to a global rise in white nationalism. But data shows it's growing, at least in the U.S.

Child Dies After Being Left in Patrol Car by Mom…

A former Mississippi police officer admitted to a judge that she was in a house, having sex and then falling asleep, while her 3-year-old daughter was dying of heat exposure in a patrol car outside. Cassie Barker, 29, pleaded guilty Monday to manslaughter in the 2016 death, CBS News reports....

Appeals court hears arguments in Trump hotel…

A federal appeals court has heard arguments in a lawsuit that claims President Donald Trump is violating the Constitution by accepting profits from foreign and domestic officials through his hotel in Washington

How Ice Jams Can Make Winter Flooding Even More…

Around the end of Winter and beginning of Spring, thawing ice can block swelling rivers, and lead to significant flooding.

The Latest: Trial of officer in black teen's…

Opening statements have been delivered in the homicide trial of a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager near Pittsburgh last summer

Ford shifting 550 jobs to boost SUV production in…

Ford Motor Co. says it will shift 550 jobs to its Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville to boost production of its Expedition and Lincoln Navigator to meet growing demand for its SUVs

SCOTUS To Decide If DC Sniper Should Get New…

The U.S. Supreme Court will decide if one of the two gunmen who committed the Washington, D.C., sniper shootings should get a different sentence.

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Police: Charges pending against driver in fatal…

Authorities in Virginia say charges are pending against the driver of a commercial bus that overturned while traveling from Florida to New York, killing two people and injuring others

George Conway's Spat With Trump Gets Worse

"A total loser!" That was President Trump's response Tuesday to George Conway's pokes at his mental health . The president's three-word tweet linked to another tweet by Trump 2020 campaign manager Brad Parscale asserting that Conway was jealous of his wife's success as a senior White House aide. Conway quickly shot...

The Midwest Could Face Even More Flooding This…

In Nebraska alone, flood waters have already broken records in at least 17 places.

High profile arrest led Alabama police to…

A truck-driving preacher accused of killing two Alabama teenage girls nearly 20 years ago was found by the same genealogy techniques used to apprehend a suspect in the Golden State serial killings last year

First trial begins in death of missing Georgia…

Georgia man on trial charged with concealing death of teacher who disappeared more than 13 years ago

Transportation Dept. Probing FAA Approval Of…

The investigation comes after two deadly crashes involving Boeing's 737 MAX 8 aircraft.

SEC says Musk's contempt defense 'borders on the…

U.S. securities regulators are fighting back against Tesla CEO Elon Musk, arguing that he should be held in contempt for brazenly violating a federal court order

Mobster hit suspect shows symbol linked to…

The man charged with killing the reputed boss of the Gambino crime family had a symbol scrawled on his hand that some say is associated with a conspiracy theory

Top General Denies Report On US Leaving Nearly…

Gen. Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, called The Wall Street Journal's reporting "factually incorrect."

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Texas plant fire intensifies after drop in water…

Authorities say a drop in water pressure caused a large fire at a Houston-area petrochemicals terminal to intensify overnight and spread to additional storage tanks

Police say 2-year-old boy died after man sat on…

Iowa police say a 2-year-old boy died after a man sat on the child for allegedly taking his cellphone

US Will Deny Visas To Some International Criminal…

Pompeo called the potential investigation "politically motivated."