Alabama attorney general taking over case of black man killed by police officer

Published Dec. 13 2018

The investigation of the fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer inside Alabama's largest shopping mall is...

Draining the swamp, clearing the burrows: D.C.'s war on rats

Published Dec. 12 2018

Andre Pittman and Gregory Cornes are on a mission to rid Washington of opportunistic vermin.

Jury recommends life in prison for man who rammed crowd

Published Dec. 12 2018

A jury Tuesday called for a sentence of life in prison plus 419 years for the Hitler admirer who killed...

Attack at Christmas market in French city kills 3, wounds 12

Published Dec. 11 2018

A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprayed gunfire near the famous Christmas market in the French...

4 journalists and a newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

Published Dec. 11 2018

Time magazine on Tuesday recognized journalists, including the slain Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, as its 2018 Person of the Year...

Woman who accused man of rape outraged he got no jail time

Published Dec. 11 2018

A Texas judge on Monday accepted a plea bargain allowing a former Baylor University student accused of raping a woman...

Snowed-in South makes the best of day off from work, school

Published Dec. 10 2018

Snowed-in Southerners made the best of a day without work or school Monday while officials warned that roads remained treacherous...

Winter storm causes icy roads across swath of South

Published Dec. 9 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A massive storm brought snow, sleet, and freezing rain across a wide swath of the South on...

Report: Uber files preliminary papers for Wall Street debut

Published Dec. 8 2018

Ride-hailing giant Uber has filed confidential preliminary paperwork for selling stock to the public.

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Published Dec. 8 2018

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week.

Pearl Harbor survivor and Navy veteran recalls 1941 attack

Published Dec. 7 2018

Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long was alone on an anchored military seaplane in the middle of a bay across...

US: Trump lawyer met Russian offering 'political synergy'

Published Dec. 7 2018

President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, was in touch as far back as 2015 with a Russian who offered...

With Kevin Hart's downfall, hosting the Oscars got harder

Published Dec. 7 2018

The "most thankless job in town" just got even more difficult.

Remains of WWII Army private returning home to Tennessee

Published Dec. 7 2018

Officials say the remains of an Army infantryman who went missing during World War II have been identified and they...

Man who drove into crowd at 2017 Charlottesville rally convicted of first-degree murder

Published Dec. 7 2018

A man who drove his car into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia was convicted...

Survivors gathering at Pearl Harbor for attack remembrance

Published Dec. 7 2018

About 20 survivors gathered at Pearl Harbor on Friday to pay tribute to the thousands of men lost in the...

Whales have worse than average year for entanglement in gear

Published Dec. 7 2018

Federal officials say last year was slightly worse than average for the entanglement of large whales, which is a major...

Hart steps down as Oscars host after outcry over old tweets

Published Dec. 7 2018

Just two days after been named host of the Academy Awards, Kevin Hart has stepped down following an outcry over...

Police: Grammy winner forced woman into sexual servitude

Published Dec. 7 2018

A Grammy Award-winning music teacher in North Carolina is accused of using promises of a singing career to force a...

Jury set to deliberate murder case in 2017 fatal car ramming

Published Dec. 6 2018

A prosecutor told a jury Thursday that James Alex Fields Jr. had hate and violence in his mind when he...

US to ease oil drilling controls protecting imperiled bird

Published Dec. 6 2018

The Trump administration moved forward Thursday with plans to ease restrictions on oil and natural gas drilling, mining and other...

Residents head back into California town leveled by wildfire

Published Dec. 6 2018

Joyce and Jerry McLean sifted through twisted metal and broken glass Wednesday on the property where their mobile home once...

Amazon workers treated after bear repellent releases fumes

Published Dec. 5 2018

An automated machine punctured a can of bear repellent at an Amazon warehouse in New Jersey on Wednesday, releasing fumes...