'May the best woman win:' Record number in…

The six women seeking the Democratic presidential nomination are challenging assumptions about what presidential leadership looks like

Investigators probe cause of Wisconsin fire that…

State and local investigators are trying to determine the cause of a house fire that killed six people, including four children, in a small northern Wisconsin town

Stonewall: What Started The Modern LGBTQ Rights…

The Stonewall uprising is seen as the catalyst for the modern-era LGBTQ rights movement.

Charges dropped against woman in probe of family massacre

Prosecutors have dropped the charges against an Ohio woman accused of lying to a grand jury during an investigation into the fatal shootings of eight people

Defense presents testimony in Navy SEAL murder…

Defense lawyers went on the offensive in the murder trial of a Navy SEAL accused of killing a wounded young Islamic State prisoner in Iraq

Pride or protest? Disillusioned plan their own…

Activists who believe New York City's annual LGBTQ Pride march has become too commercialized are staging an alternative march on the same day

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Judge Rules Emoluments Lawsuit Against President…

Congressional Democrats filed the lawsuit in 2017, claiming the president violated the U.S. Constitution's Foreign Emoluments Clause.

Police suspect carbon monoxide poisoning in 2 hotel deaths

Police say carbon monoxide poisoning may be the cause of two deaths at a North Carolina hotel

Coal train derails into Great Dismal Swamp…

A coal train has derailed into the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia

Divide between rural, urban Oregon is fueling…

A political fight over climate legislation in Oregon shows the widening divide between liberal cities and rural areas that are struggling financially

Robert Mueller Agrees To Testify Publicly On…

Two House committees issued subpoenas Tuesday requesting the former special counsel to testify.

American who helped Islamic State gets 4-year prison term

An American woman who admitted supporting the Islamic State has been sentenced to four years in prison over the objection of prosecutors who wanted her locked up for decades

NRA's top lobbyist resigns amid turmoil within…

The National Rifle Association's top lobbyist has resigned in another sign of infighting within the powerful gun lobbying group

ICE lays claim to Ukrainian driver accused in…

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency is taking steps to ensure a Ukrainian-born truck driver whose collision with motorcyclists in New Hampshire left seven dead remains in custody even if his criminal case were dismissed

Illinois Governor Signs Bill Legalizing…

On Tuesday, Illinois became the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana.

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Man charged in underground shooting threat in Kansas City

A man accused of threatening to shoot people in an underground complex in Kansas City is charged with making a terrorist threat

Refinery to close after fire; modest gas price…

Analysts say summer travelers in the Mid-Atlantic region could see gas prices rise after the announcement that a Philadelphia oil refinery hit by a fire will close

2 More Officers Terminated After Parkland Probe

Two more officers who responded to the shooting at Parkland, Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have been terminated from the Broward County Sheriff's Office, CNN reports. Sheriff Gregory Tony announced Wednesday that Edward Eason and Josh Stambaugh were terminated Tuesday for neglect of duty. The terminations resulted from an...

FTC Teams Up With Law Enforcement To Crack Down…

The FTC and its partners say they're targeting individuals and groups responsible for over 1 billion robocalls.

No retrial for man freed after serving 40 years for murder

A North Carolina man once on death row for a shopkeeper's slaying won't be retried in the case that put him behind bars for more than 40 years

Suspect in Illinois deputy's death arrested after…

Police say a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a sheriff's deputy is in custody after barricading himself inside a home in rural western Illinois for more than 18 hours

The Latest: Texas trial over death of child moves…

A jury in Dallas has begun deliberating whether to sentence a 39-year-old man to life in prison over the 2017 death of his 3-year-old daughter, who he claims choked on milk before he panicked and placed her body in a culvert

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report On Manhattan…

The NTSB's preliminary report said the pilot tried to bypass bad weather, but later changed his mind and wanted to turn back.

Bond set for mom charged in child and animal abuse case

A judge has ruled that a New Mexico couple can be released on bond as they await trial in an abuse case marked by allegations of child beatings, torture and slain pets

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Judge accused of aiding wanted immigrant wants…

A lawyer for a judge charged with helping a defendant evade an immigration enforcement agent says it's unfair to take away her salary while she's fighting to clear her name in court

NJ Couple Goes Jet Skiing in Barbados, Never…

A New Jersey couple went jet skiing during their Barbados vacation—and they haven't been seen since. Oscar Suarez, 32, and Magdalena Devil, 25, arrived on the Caribbean island Saturday for a weeklong stay; they rented the watercraft on Monday but never returned it, NBC News reports. The local operator...

Judge Expands On Potential Discrimination In…

U.S. District Judge George Hazel said in an opinion that new evidence reveals a "disturbing picture" about a potential motive for adding the question.