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Professor says emails were 'gay-coded,' not sex…

A prominent New York University professor who's being sued by a former student who accuses her of sexual harassment says that her relationship with him was not sexual and that affectionate emails they exchanged were just "gay-coded" correspondence

Judge tells US officials, ACLU to come up with…

A federal judge is calling on the U.S. government and the American Civil Liberties Union to come up with a plan to address the rights of parents and children to seek asylum

Will other states follow Pennsylvania on church abuse?

State prosecutors are mostly silent about any plan to conduct an investigation like Pennsylvania's that uncovered child sexual abuse in six Roman Catholic dioceses, although New York's attorney general is exploring teaming up with local district attorneys

Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela migrants

Two South American nations are stiffening entry requirements for hundreds of thousands of Venezuelan migrants fleeing their nation's economic and humanitarian crisis

Ex-prosecutor who helped drug dealers for sex gets probation

A former Pennsylvania district attorney who tipped off female drug dealers and gave them lenient treatment in exchange for sex has been sentenced to eight years of probation

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How do chameleons change colour?

Until recently, scientists thought chameleons change colour using pigments in their skin cells. But that's just a small part of the process.

President Trump Says He Will Revoke Justice…

President Donald Trump says he expects to “quickly” revoke the security clearance for the Justice Department official whose wife worked for the firm involved in producing the dossier on Trump’s ties to Russia.

Don't Be Surprised if You See a Mini Horse on…

Southwest airlines has introduced a new rule that will allow flyers to bring mini horses in flight as long as they are service animals. Buzz60 has the story.

News outlets challenge Maryland online ad law

News outlets are challenging a new Maryland law meant to fight foreign meddling in online political advertising because they say it creates unfair burdens on media sites that publish such ads

Explosion destroys coffee shop, injures 3 in rural Georgia

Authorities say an explosion destroyed a coffee shop and injured three workers in a rural Georgia city

Wall St rises on trade talk optimism

U.S. stocks closed higher on reports of progress in trade disputes between the United States and its trading partners China and Mexico. Roselle Chen reports.

Tesla shares fall as CEO admits job stress is…

Tesla shares tumble as CEO Elon Musk admits in newspaper interview that job stress is getting to him

Man charged with threatening to kill congressman's kids

A federal grand jury has indicted a man on charges that he threatened to kill the children of U.S. Rep. Brian Mast because he was upset about President Trump's immigration policies

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Military Parades Are A Global Go-To Tactic To…

The U.S. hasn't held a major military parade in years — but other countries routinely use parades to boost the image of their militaries.

US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination

More detail in Colorado family killings expected…

An idyllic image of a happy marriage has been shattered with the deaths of three members of a Colorado family

Trump to Move 'Very Quickly' on Another Security…

Justice Department official Bruce Ohr—who President Trump says aided his political enemies during the campaign—may be the next person to have his security clearance revoked. "I think that Bruce Ohr is a disgrace, with his wife, Nellie," Trump told reporters Friday, saying that he plans to yank Ohr's...

2 charged in slaying of 7-year-old girl in…

Police have charged two people in the death of 7-year-old Baltimore girl after an apparent drive-by shooting last month

Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge…

With anger and grief, Italians began burying some of their dead Friday from the Genoa highway bridge collapse, holding funerals in victims' hometowns

2 men sentenced for pot house blast that killed firefighter

Two men who caused the death of a New York City fire chief in an explosion at an illegal indoor marijuana-growing operation have been sentenced to prison

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'Nothing in the Koran about face masking’

The British imam Dr Taj Hargey says it is "clearly a lie" to say facial masking is part of Islam.

A Mysterious Furry 'Sea Monster' Has Washed Up on…

A huge creature washed up on a beach in Russia and nobody is really sure what it is.