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Police: Mall shooting suspect confessed; shot 5 in 1 minute

Published Sep. 27 2016
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The suspect accused of killing five people at a Macy's department store confessed to police, court documents said, but his...

Fierce battle over taxes, race, terror

Published Sep. 27 2016
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In a combative opening debate, Hillary Clinton emphatically denounced Donald Trump o Monday night for keeping his personal tax...

Use of body cams questioned after Charlotte

Published Sep. 27 2016
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The fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer in Charlotte is only the latest shooting to raise...

FBI data show increase in murder, violent crime

Published Sep. 27 2016
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Are Americans safer? It depends on where you live.

One-third of calls to VA suicide hotline roll over

Published Sep. 27 2016
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More than one-third of calls to a suicide hotline for troubled veterans are not being answered by front-line staffers because...

Houston gunman had 2 weapons, thousands of rounds

Published Sep. 27 2016
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A disgruntled lawyer had two weapons and more than 2,500 rounds of live ammunition when he randomly shot at drivers...

Research finds talc doesn't cause cancer; juries disagree

Published Sep. 27 2016
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Two lawsuits ended in jury verdicts worth $127 million. Two others were tossed out by a judge who said there...

Jupiter moon may have water plumes that shoot up 125 miles

Published Sep. 27 2016
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The Hubble Space Telescope has spied what appear to be water plumes on one of Jupiter's icy moons shooting up...

Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes

Published Sep. 26 2016
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The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter had a string of...

Debates: Round 1

Published Sep. 26 2016
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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were meeting separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday, giving the each candidate...

Hofstra pushes front-line learning with presidential debate

Published Sep. 26 2016
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Tonight's verbal smackdown between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton is a hot ticket on the campus of Hofstra University.

US terror attacks' common denominator: Anwar al-Awlaki

Published Sep. 26 2016
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Five years after Anwar al-Awlaki was killed by an American drone strike, he keeps inspiring acts of terror.

Protests remain peaceful outside Charlotte Panthers NFL game

Published Sep. 26 2016
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Nightly protests have shaken the city of Charlotte since the shooting death of a black man by police last week,...

Residents evacuate Cedar Rapids homes ahead of flooding

Published Sep. 26 2016
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Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids left their homes Sunday as floodwaters began to spill out of the rising Cedar...

Doubts remain after Charlotte police shooting video released

Published Sep. 25 2016
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Charlotte police released dramatic video Saturday that shows officers with guns drawn surrounding a black man with his hands at...

Suspect in Washington shooting 'zombie-like' when arrested

Published Sep. 25 2016
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The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared "zombie-like" when he was arrested by...

War crimes tribunal for ISIS detainees needs more support

Published Sep. 25 2016
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WASHINGTON—War crimes investigators collecting evidence of the Islamic State group's elaborate operation to kidnap thousands of women as sex slaves...

Feds push against states targeting funds going to Planned Parenthood

Published Sep. 25 2016
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WICHITA, Kan.—The Obama administration has proposed barring states and other recipients of federal family planning grants from placing their own...

Black history finds home on National Mall with museum

Published Sep. 25 2016
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WASHINGTON—Black history officially has a new, prominent place in America's story.

Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits

Published Sep. 25 2016
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Liberty guard Brittany Boyd sat on the bench with her head bowed during the national anthem. Hours earlier, college football...

Iowa braces for flooding with more rain on way

Published Sep. 25 2016
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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa—Volunteers filled sandbags and homeowners began moving things out of their basements on Saturday, and one small town...

Poll: Many frustrated over presidential race

Published Sep. 25 2016
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WASHINGTON—Carol Jones knows what she wants to hear Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump discuss during their first televised debate: education...

Actor Bill Nunn dies at age 63

Published Sep. 25 2016
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NEW YORK—Bill Nunn, a veteran character actor whose credits ranged from the "Spider-Man" movie franchise to such Spike Lee films...