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Car plows into parade crowd in New Orleans; 28 hurt

Published Feb. 26 2017

NEW ORLEANS—A suspect is in custody after 28 people were injured Saturday when a vehicle plowed into a crowd watching...

Slammed by the flu, businesses scramble to get work done

Published Feb. 26 2017

NEW YORK—The flu season has slammed many small businesses, weakening already thin staffing levels and forcing some owners to scramble...

Bring in the cowboys: Runaway cattle highlight need in NYC

Published Feb. 26 2017

NEW YORK—Is there a cowboy in the house? They could use one in New York City, where cattle have escaped...

High-risk pools in spotlight

Published Feb. 26 2017

CHICAGO—As Republicans try to unite around a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, one of the most popular parts of...

Court weighs law banning sex offenders from Facebook

Published Feb. 26 2017

RALEIGH, N.C.—Fresh from a trip to traffic court, Lester Packingham Jr. celebrated his turn of good fortune by announcing to...

Trump says he won't attend correspondents dinner this spring

Published Feb. 26 2017

President Donald Trump, who has been criticizing the news media and is famously thin-skinned, says he won't be attending the...

Border agents ask Muhammad Ali's son: 'Are you Muslim?'

Published Feb. 26 2017

Muhammad Ali's son, who bears the boxing great's name, was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned...

Democrats elect Perez national chairman

Published Feb. 26 2017

Democrats chose former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman, capping a...

Neighbor: Bar attack suspect a 'drunken mess,' not political

Published Feb. 26 2017

A Kansas man accused of shooting two Indian immigrants and a third man at a bar, in what some believe...

Gorsuch sympathizes with workers, often sides with their bosses

Published Feb. 25 2017

The case tugs at the heartstrings: A popular Kansas State University professor battles breast cancer, then leukemia. The school won't...

White House defends contacts with FBI over Russia reports

Published Feb. 25 2017

The White House on Friday defended chief of staff Reince Priebus against accusations he breached a government firewall when he...

Witnesses: Bar gunman shouted 'get out of my country'

Published Feb. 25 2017

In the middle of a crowded bar, Adam Purinton yelled at two Indian men to "get out of my country,"...

Trump blasts anonymous sources, after WH uses them

Published Feb. 25 2017

President Donald Trump unloaded on the news media Friday for using anonymous sources — just hours after members of his...

The Oscars are less white, but the industry hasn't changed

Published Feb. 24 2017

After two years of intense public scrutiny over the academy's all-white acting nominations, the 2017 Oscar nominees are as diverse...

Sharp vision: New glasses help the legally blind see

Published Feb. 24 2017

Jeff Regan was born with underdeveloped optic nerves and had spent most of his life in a blur.

Bill Cosby won't face a barrage of accusers at his trial

Published Feb. 24 2017

In a major break for Bill Cosby, a judge ruled Friday that just one of the comedian's multitude of other...

J.C. Penney to shut 130-plus stores, offer early retirements

Published Feb. 24 2017

J.C. Penney is joining its department store rivals in pruning its store numbers in an era of online shopping.

Homeland Security chief: No use of military for deportations

Published Feb. 24 2017

Seeking to tamp down growing unease in Latin America, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly pledged Thursday the United States...

White House expects Justice crackdown on legalized marijuana

Published Feb. 24 2017

The Justice Department will step up enforcement of federal law against recreational marijuana, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Thursday,...

Dakota Access oil pipeline camp cleared of protestesters

Published Feb. 24 2017

Authorities on Thursday cleared a protest camp where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better...

Bills targeting transgender bathroom access are floundering

Published Feb. 24 2017

Bills to curtail transgender people's access to public restrooms are pending in about a dozen states, but even in conservative...

Kansas man charged with murder in bar shooting

Published Feb. 24 2017

Prosecutors on Thursday charged a 51-year-old man with murder and attempted murder after he allegedly opened fire in a crowded...

Off-duty officer's fight with teens sets off protests

Published Feb. 24 2017

An off-duty California officer who didn't want teens walking across his lawn fired his gun during a struggle with a...