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  • Urged on by Trump, GOP to fight Pennsylvania's district map

    Urged on by Trump, GOP to fight Pennsylvania's district map

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:11 AM EST2018-02-20 05:11:47 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:24 PM EST2018-02-21 01:24:15 GMT

    The new map substantially overhauls a Republican-drawn congressional map widely viewed as among the nation's most gerrymandered.

    The new map substantially overhauls a Republican-drawn congressional map widely viewed as among the nation's most gerrymandered.

  • Florida survivors, lawmakers on collision course over guns

    Florida survivors, lawmakers on collision course over guns

    Monday, February 19 2018 11:32 PM EST2018-02-20 04:32:13 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:22 PM EST2018-02-21 01:22:33 GMT

    A hundred Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to head by bus to Florida's capital to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of massacre that claimed 17 lives.

    A hundred Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to head by bus to Florida's capital to urge lawmakers to act to prevent a repeat of massacre that claimed 17 lives.

  • Students shaken by shooting focus on stopping gun violence

    Students shaken by shooting focus on stopping gun violence

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:12 AM EST2018-02-20 07:12:10 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:15 PM EST2018-02-21 01:15:49 GMT

    Survivors of a Florida high school shooting that left 17 dead are channeling their anger and sadness into action.

    Survivors of a Florida high school shooting that left 17 dead are channeling their anger and sadness into action.

  • Some fear California drought cuts could erase water rights

    Some fear California drought cuts could erase water rights

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:01 AM EST2018-02-20 07:01:58 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:15 PM EST2018-02-21 01:15:46 GMT

    The restrictions would include prohibitions on watering lawns so much that the water flows into the street, using a hose to wash down sidewalks, or using a hose without an automatic shut-off nozzle to wash cars.

    The restrictions would include prohibitions on watering lawns so much that the water flows into the street, using a hose to wash down sidewalks, or using a hose without an automatic shut-off nozzle to wash cars.

  • After teenager's arrest, liberal Vermont ponders gun safety

    After teenager's arrest, liberal Vermont ponders gun safety

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:22 PM EST2018-02-21 00:22:11 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:15 PM EST2018-02-21 01:15:20 GMT
    What Vermont officials consider a near-miss on a high school shooting is giving a boost to gun control efforts in the state Legislature.
    What Vermont officials consider a near-miss on a high school shooting is giving a boost to gun control efforts in the state Legislature.
  • Storm system brings flooding, freezing rain, snow to Midwest

    Storm system brings flooding, freezing rain, snow to Midwest

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:22 PM EST2018-02-20 22:22:10 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:15 PM EST2018-02-21 01:15:16 GMT
    A storm system stretching from Texas to the Great Lakes states with risks of flooding, freezing rain and snow is being blamed for fatal crashes in three states, including an accident that left four dead in Nebraska.
    A storm system stretching from Texas to the Great Lakes states with risks of flooding, freezing rain and snow is being blamed for fatal crashes in three states, including an accident that left four dead in Nebraska.
  • Judge approves shutdown of large California homeless camp

    Judge approves shutdown of large California homeless camp

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:06 PM EST2018-02-20 18:06:08 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:15 PM EST2018-02-21 01:15:06 GMT
    Authorities are being allowed to shut down a large homeless encampment in Southern California and moving hundreds of tent-dwellers into motel rooms.
    Authorities are being allowed to shut down a large homeless encampment in Southern California and moving hundreds of tent-dwellers into motel rooms.
  • School shooting videos could scar kids _ or galvanize them

    School shooting videos could scar kids _ or galvanize them

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:22 PM EST2018-02-20 18:22:27 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:15 PM EST2018-02-21 01:15:03 GMT
    The school shooting in Florida that left 17 people dead appears to be the first major tragedy of its kind in which students were sharing horrific images in near-real time with young people elsewhere.
    The school shooting in Florida that left 17 people dead appears to be the first major tragedy of its kind in which students were sharing horrific images in near-real time with young people elsewhere.
  • Groups want details on Trump's approval of Keystone pipeline

    Groups want details on Trump's approval of Keystone pipeline

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:22 PM EST2018-02-20 19:22:00 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:14 PM EST2018-02-21 01:14:59 GMT
    Opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada are asking a judge to force the U.S. government to turn over emails and other documents related to President Donald Trump's approval of the project.
    Opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada are asking a judge to force the U.S. government to turn over emails and other documents related to President Donald Trump's approval of the project.
  • Report: Hawaii wasn't ready to handle missile threat alert

    Report: Hawaii wasn't ready to handle missile threat alert

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:08 PM EST2018-02-20 22:08:12 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:14 PM EST2018-02-21 01:14:56 GMT
    The latest report on Hawaii's missile scare says the state began testing alerts before fully a developing a plan to address the ballistic missile threat.
    The latest report on Hawaii's missile scare says the state began testing alerts before fully a developing a plan to address the ballistic missile threat.
  • New Wynn Resorts CEO denies knowing of claims against mogul

    New Wynn Resorts CEO denies knowing of claims against mogul

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:11 AM EST2018-02-20 07:11:55 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:05 PM EST2018-02-21 01:05:52 GMT
    The new CEO of Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts says he was not aware of any of the sexual misconduct accusations against casino mogul Steve Wynn before they surfaced in a news report last month.
    The new CEO of Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts says he was not aware of any of the sexual misconduct accusations against casino mogul Steve Wynn before they surfaced in a news report last month.
  • Kansas lawmakers split on response to teen governor hopefuls

    Kansas lawmakers split on response to teen governor hopefuls

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:42 PM EST2018-02-21 00:42:11 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:45 PM EST2018-02-21 00:45:15 GMT
    More than half a dozen prospective candidates in the crowded Kansas governor's race are teenagers, and legislators are divided over whether to try to prevent having such young hopefuls in the field in the future.
    More than half a dozen prospective candidates in the crowded Kansas governor's race are teenagers, and legislators are divided over whether to try to prevent having such young hopefuls in the field in the future.
  • The Latest: Rep fires aide who claimed survivors were actors

    The Latest: Rep fires aide who claimed survivors were actors

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:48 PM EST2018-02-20 18:48:37 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:42 PM EST2018-02-21 00:42:26 GMT
    Two buses are preparing to take about 100 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to Tallahassee so that they can pressure state lawmakers to pass more restrictive gun laws.
    Two buses are preparing to take about 100 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to Tallahassee so that they can pressure state lawmakers to pass more restrictive gun laws.
  • Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study

    Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:21 AM EST2018-02-20 15:21:53 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:32 PM EST2018-02-21 00:32:25 GMT
    The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way.
    The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way.
  • Rhode Island marks 15 years since 100 killed in club fire

    Rhode Island marks 15 years since 100 killed in club fire

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:52 AM EST2018-02-20 14:52:14 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:23 PM EST2018-02-21 00:23:09 GMT
    Rhode Island is marking the 15th anniversary of a nightclub fire that killed 100 people and injured more than 200 others.
    Rhode Island is marking the 15th anniversary of a nightclub fire that killed 100 people and injured more than 200 others.
  • Trump awards Medal of Valor to 12 public safety officers

    Trump awards Medal of Valor to 12 public safety officers

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-02-20 21:43:23 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:13 PM EST2018-02-21 00:13:24 GMT
    President Trump presented the Medal of Valor to 12 public safety officials on Tuesday, Feb. 20. (Source: CNN/Pool)President Trump presented the Medal of Valor to 12 public safety officials on Tuesday, Feb. 20. (Source: CNN/Pool)

    President Donald Trump is recognizing bravery by the nation's public safety officers and awarding the Medal of Valor to a dozen police, fire department and other officials.

    President Donald Trump is recognizing bravery by the nation's public safety officers and awarding the Medal of Valor to a dozen police, fire department and other officials.

  • Democrats on House panel urge Equifax to extend protections

    Democrats on House panel urge Equifax to extend protections

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:41 AM EST2018-02-20 16:41:57 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:42 PM EST2018-02-20 23:42:08 GMT
    Democratic lawmakers on a House investigative panel are asking Equifax Inc., to provide its free credit monitoring and identity theft protection for at least three years.
    Democratic lawmakers on a House investigative panel are asking Equifax Inc., to provide its free credit monitoring and identity theft protection for at least three years.
  • Spacewalking astronauts finish months of robot arm repair

    Spacewalking astronauts finish months of robot arm repair

    Friday, February 16 2018 7:16 AM EST2018-02-16 12:16:48 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:24 PM EST2018-02-20 23:24:05 GMT
    Spacewalking astronauts are finally wrapping up months of repair work on the International Space Station's big robot arm.
    Spacewalking astronauts are finally wrapping up months of repair work on the International Space Station's big robot arm.
  • What does a bear do in the Alaska woods? Disperse seeds

    What does a bear do in the Alaska woods? Disperse seeds

    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:42 AM EST2018-02-17 16:42:24 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:25 PM EST2018-02-20 23:25:15 GMT
    A study of bears and berries has determined that the big animals are the main dispersers of fruit seeds in southeast Alaska.
    A study of bears and berries has determined that the big animals are the main dispersers of fruit seeds in southeast Alaska.
  • Turmoil shakes up agency in charge of vast US lands

    Turmoil shakes up agency in charge of vast US lands

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:01 AM EST2018-02-19 07:01:15 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:25 PM EST2018-02-20 23:25:11 GMT
    A year of turmoil at the U.S. Interior Department has seen dozens of staff members re-assigned, key positions go unfilled, rules governing industry shelved and a mass resignation from a National Park system...
    A year of turmoil at the U.S. Interior Department has seen dozens of staff members re-assigned, key positions go unfilled, rules governing industry shelved and a mass resignation from a National Park system advisory board.
  • Stuck in an opioids crisis, officials turn to acupuncture

    Stuck in an opioids crisis, officials turn to acupuncture

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:52 AM EST2018-02-20 12:52:36 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:23 PM EST2018-02-20 23:23:33 GMT
    Ancient acupuncture is increasingly used as weapon in the nation's struggle with opioids.
    Ancient acupuncture is increasingly used as weapon in the nation's struggle with opioids.
  • Skier lost in New York doesn't know how he got to California

    Skier lost in New York doesn't know how he got to California

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:25 PM EST2018-02-14 19:25:16 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:34 PM EST2018-02-20 22:34:15 GMT
    It's still not clear how a 49-year-old skier whose disappearance sparked massive search on a snowy Adirondack mountainside showed up a week later in California, confused and in ski clothes.
    It's still not clear how a 49-year-old skier whose disappearance sparked massive search on a snowy Adirondack mountainside showed up a week later in California, confused and in ski clothes.
  • 7th-grader with distraction device shoots himself at school

    7th-grader with distraction device shoots himself at school

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:42 AM EST2018-02-20 14:42:08 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:26 PM EST2018-02-20 22:26:39 GMT
    A school official in Ohio says a middle school student apparently shot himself after bringing a gun to school Tuesday morning.
    A school official in Ohio says a middle school student apparently shot himself after bringing a gun to school Tuesday morning.
  • Idaho lawmaker not sorry for yelling 'abortion is murder'

    Idaho lawmaker not sorry for yelling 'abortion is murder'

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:14 AM EST2018-02-20 07:14:56 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:26 PM EST2018-02-20 22:26:22 GMT

    An ethics complaint has been filed against an Idaho state senator after a tweet from an account purported to be the Republican lawmaker's directed students to discuss "killing babies" with a Democratic colleague.

    An ethics complaint has been filed against an Idaho state senator after a tweet from an account purported to be the Republican lawmaker's directed students to discuss "killing babies" with a Democratic colleague.

  • Advocacy group sues Justice for prison policy files

    Advocacy group sues Justice for prison policy files

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:52 PM EST2018-02-20 20:52:01 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:12 PM EST2018-02-20 22:12:21 GMT
    An advocacy group is suing the Justice Department for not turning over records sought under the U.S. Freedom of Information Act.
    An advocacy group is suing the Justice Department for not turning over records sought under the U.S. Freedom of Information Act.
  • The Latest: California winter now third driest on record

    The Latest: California winter now third driest on record

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:52 PM EST2018-02-20 21:52:05 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:08 PM EST2018-02-20 22:08:17 GMT
    State water officials postpone vote on new water wasting restrictions as winter reaches third-driest on record.
    State water officials postpone vote on new water wasting restrictions as winter reaches third-driest on record.
  • Trump focus on mental health after school shooting denounced

    Trump focus on mental health after school shooting denounced

    Monday, February 19 2018 12:21 PM EST2018-02-19 17:21:19 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:04 PM EST2018-02-20 22:04:43 GMT
    The U.S. medical community is voicing mounting frustration over the Trump administration's focus on mental illness to fight mass violence.
    The U.S. medical community is voicing mounting frustration over the Trump administration's focus on mental illness to fight mass violence.
  • Carbs, fat, DNA? Weight loss is finicky, new study shows

    Carbs, fat, DNA? Weight loss is finicky, new study shows

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:41 AM EST2018-02-20 16:41:59 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 5:04 PM EST2018-02-20 22:04:40 GMT
    A precision nutrition approach to weight loss didn't hold up in a study testing low fat versus low carb depending on dieters' genetic or metabolic makeup.
    A precision nutrition approach to weight loss didn't hold up in a study testing low fat versus low carb depending on dieters' genetic or metabolic makeup.
  • Jailed woman accused of bigamy in plot for lighter sentence

    Jailed woman accused of bigamy in plot for lighter sentence

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-02-20 21:43:25 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:59 PM EST2018-02-20 21:59:10 GMT
    Authorities say a married New Hampshire woman who left her children in rooms covered with feces posed as a lawyer to convince another man to marry her in a bid for a lighter sentence.
    Authorities say a married New Hampshire woman who left her children in rooms covered with feces posed as a lawyer to convince another man to marry her in a bid for a lighter sentence.
  • Flu season shows signs of leveling off

    Flu season shows signs of leveling off

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:18 AM EST2018-02-16 16:18:20 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:45 PM EST2018-02-20 19:45:42 GMT
    Health officials say this nasty flu season, which has been surging for months, may be leveling off.
    Health officials say this nasty flu season, which has been surging for months, may be leveling off.
  • Man charged with killing wife who disappeared at sea

    Man charged with killing wife who disappeared at sea

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:48 PM EST2018-02-20 18:48:08 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:15 PM EST2018-02-20 19:15:43 GMT
    A man who said his wife disappeared at sea when their boat collided with an unknown object near the Bahamas has been charged with murder.
    A man who said his wife disappeared at sea when their boat collided with an unknown object near the Bahamas has been charged with murder.
  • Coldilocks, the oldest captive polar bear in the US, dies

    Coldilocks, the oldest captive polar bear in the US, dies

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:12 PM EST2018-02-20 17:12:37 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:05 PM EST2018-02-20 19:05:16 GMT
    The oldest captive polar bear in the U.S. has died.
    The oldest captive polar bear in the U.S. has died.
  • Funerals: Grieving teens, raw emotions after school shooting

    Funerals: Grieving teens, raw emotions after school shooting

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:51 PM EST2018-02-19 22:51:48 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:26 PM EST2018-02-20 18:26:55 GMT
    Funerals for Florida shooting victims: Grieving teens, raw emotions as victims of Stoneman Douglas High massacre oare mourned.
    Funerals for Florida shooting victims: Grieving teens, raw emotions as victims of Stoneman Douglas High massacre oare mourned.
  • Oklahoma man gets life without parole for hate crime killing

    Oklahoma man gets life without parole for hate crime killing

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-02-20 16:52:01 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:25 PM EST2018-02-20 18:25:58 GMT
    A judge has sentenced a 63-year-old Oklahoma man to life in prison without the possibility of parole for gunning down his Lebanese neighbor in what the jury determined was a hate crime.
    A judge has sentenced a 63-year-old Oklahoma man to life in prison without the possibility of parole for gunning down his Lebanese neighbor in what the jury determined was a hate crime.
  • The Latest: 13 Russians accused of plot to disrupt election

    The Latest: 13 Russians accused of plot to disrupt election

    Friday, February 16 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-02-16 19:03:02 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:25 PM EST2018-02-20 18:25:48 GMT
    In this June 21, 2017, file photo, special counsel Robert Mueller departs after a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. A grand jury in the Russia probe issued indictments on Friday. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)In this June 21, 2017, file photo, special counsel Robert Mueller departs after a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. A grand jury in the Russia probe issued indictments on Friday. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

    Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein says the goal of 13 Russians and three Russian entities charged Friday was "spreading distrust" of 2016 candidates and the political system.

    Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein says the goal of 13 Russians and three Russian entities charged Friday was "spreading distrust" of 2016 candidates and the political system.

  • Suspect in slaying of 2 police officers jailed without bail

    Suspect in slaying of 2 police officers jailed without bail

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:31 AM EST2018-02-20 13:31:52 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:26 AM EST2018-02-20 16:26:06 GMT
    Prosecutor asks that suspect in fatal shooting of 2 Ohio police officers be held without bail or bond in the potential death penalty case.
    Prosecutor asks that suspect in fatal shooting of 2 Ohio police officers be held without bail or bond in the potential death penalty case.
  • Borneo's orangutan population plunged by 100,000 since 1999

    Borneo's orangutan population plunged by 100,000 since 1999

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:49 PM EST2018-02-15 17:49:40 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-02-20 15:11:36 GMT

    The most comprehensive study of Borneo's orangutans estimates their numbers have plummeted by more than 100,000 since 1999, as the palm oil and paper industries shrink their habitat and fatal conflicts with people...

    The most comprehensive study of Borneo's orangutans estimates their numbers have plummeted by more than 100,000 since 1999, as the palm oil and paper industries shrink their habitat and fatal conflicts with people grow.

  • Trump appeals California judge's curb on birth control rules

    Trump appeals California judge's curb on birth control rules

    Friday, February 16 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-02-16 21:43:32 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:07 AM EST2018-02-20 15:07:21 GMT
    The U.S. Department of Justice is appealing a California judge's decision to temporarily block new Trump administration rules allowing more employers to opt out of no-cost birth control.
    The U.S. Department of Justice is appealing a California judge's decision to temporarily block new Trump administration rules allowing more employers to opt out of no-cost birth control.
  • New exhibit examines Native American imagery in US culture

    New exhibit examines Native American imagery in US culture

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:24 PM EST2018-02-19 18:24:05 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:26 AM EST2018-02-20 14:26:09 GMT
    A new exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian uses images of Natives to show how the population permeates American culture.
    A new exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian uses images of Natives to show how the population permeates American culture.
  • US postal worker found fatally shot in mail truck in Dallas

    US postal worker found fatally shot in mail truck in Dallas

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:51 PM EST2018-02-19 18:51:49 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:56 AM EST2018-02-20 12:56:34 GMT
    A United States Postal Service driver was shot and killed on the highway early Monday morning in Dallas, Texas. (Source: KTVT/CNN)A United States Postal Service driver was shot and killed on the highway early Monday morning in Dallas, Texas. (Source: KTVT/CNN)

    Dallas police: U.S. Postal Service worker found fatally shot inside a mail truck along busy highway, case being investigated as a homicide.

    Dallas police: U.S. Postal Service worker found fatally shot inside a mail truck along busy highway, case being investigated as a homicide.

  • Flu shot only 36 percent effective, making bad year worse

    Flu shot only 36 percent effective, making bad year worse

    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:17 PM EST2018-02-15 18:17:43 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:53 AM EST2018-02-20 12:53:51 GMT
    The flu vaccine is doing a poor job protecting older Americans and others against influenza.
    The flu vaccine is doing a poor job protecting older Americans and others against influenza.
  • Is Maryland ready to rid 'Northern scum' from state song?

    Is Maryland ready to rid 'Northern scum' from state song?

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:37 PM EST2018-02-16 17:37:44 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:08 AM EST2018-02-20 12:08:25 GMT
    Some Maryland lawmakers think the time is right to finally wipe "Northern scum," and other sensitive pre-Civil War phrases out of the official state song.
    Some Maryland lawmakers think the time is right to finally wipe "Northern scum," and other sensitive pre-Civil War phrases out of the official state song.
  • APNewsBreak: Consumers Energy to stop burning coal by 2040

    APNewsBreak: Consumers Energy to stop burning coal by 2040

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:31 AM EST2018-02-19 14:31:32 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:43 AM EST2018-02-20 11:43:00 GMT
    APNewsBreak: CEO says Michigan-based Consumers Energy will stop using coal to generate electricity by 2040.
    APNewsBreak: CEO says Michigan-based Consumers Energy will stop using coal to generate electricity by 2040.
  • McDonald's moves cheeseburgers off Happy Meal menu

    McDonald's moves cheeseburgers off Happy Meal menu

    Thursday, February 15 2018 4:46 AM EST2018-02-15 09:46:14 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:52 AM EST2018-02-20 08:52:54 GMT

    Diners can still ask specifically for cheeseburgers or the also-banned chocolate milk with the kid's meal, but the fast-food company said that not listing them will reduce how often they're ordered.

    Diners can still ask specifically for cheeseburgers or the also-banned chocolate milk with the kid's meal, but the fast-food company said that not listing them will reduce how often they're ordered.

  • Idaho senator shouts at students lobbying for birth control

    Idaho senator shouts at students lobbying for birth control

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:51 PM EST2018-02-20 00:51:37 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:23 AM EST2018-02-20 07:23:28 GMT
    A northern Idaho lawmaker told students affiliated with Planned Parenthood that he would call law enforcement officials if they attempted to visit his office at the Capitol.
    A northern Idaho lawmaker told students affiliated with Planned Parenthood that he would call law enforcement officials if they attempted to visit his office at the Capitol.
  • What to wear at polls? High court will have a say on that

    What to wear at polls? High court will have a say on that

    Monday, February 19 2018 1:01 AM EST2018-02-19 06:01:19 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:25 AM EST2018-02-20 05:25:09 GMT
    A Minnesota law that bars voters from wearing political hats, T-shirts, buttons and other apparel to the polls is about to get a look from the Supreme Court.
    A Minnesota law that bars voters from wearing political hats, T-shirts, buttons and other apparel to the polls is about to get a look from the Supreme Court.
  • Pennsylvania's new congressional map could boost Democrats

    Pennsylvania's new congressional map could boost Democrats

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:53 PM EST2018-02-19 03:53:04 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:17 AM EST2018-02-20 05:17:26 GMT
    The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is on the cusp of imposing a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections, all but ensuring that Democratic prospects will improve for several seats.
    The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is on the cusp of imposing a new congressional district map for the state's 2018 elections, all but ensuring that Democratic prospects will improve for several seats.
  • Confederate statue toppling cases start with dismissals

    Confederate statue toppling cases start with dismissals

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:01 PM EST2018-02-20 00:01:30 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:35 PM EST2018-02-20 04:35:22 GMT
    A North Carolina judge trying protesters accused of toppling a Confederate statue has dismissed the criminal case against one of them.
    A North Carolina judge trying protesters accused of toppling a Confederate statue has dismissed the criminal case against one of them.
  • School shooting puts pressure on Florida lawmakers to act

    School shooting puts pressure on Florida lawmakers to act

    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:00 PM EST2018-02-18 04:00:42 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:24 PM EST2018-02-20 04:24:37 GMT
    Pressure is growing for tougher gun-control laws after a shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people.
    Pressure is growing for tougher gun-control laws after a shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people.
  • The Latest: Suspect legally purchased at least 7 long guns

    The Latest: Suspect legally purchased at least 7 long guns

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:11 AM EST2018-02-19 13:11:45 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 11:12 PM EST2018-02-20 04:12:46 GMT
    The couple who took in the Florida school shooting suspect after his mother died says he told them he was sorry after the shooting.
    The couple who took in the Florida school shooting suspect after his mother died says he told them he was sorry after the shooting.
  • Was pirate Black Sam Bellamy found? DNA test could tell

    Was pirate Black Sam Bellamy found? DNA test could tell

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:53 PM EST2018-02-19 03:53:46 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:11 PM EST2018-02-20 01:11:31 GMT
    Researchers are set to discuss their efforts to determine whether human bones recovered from a Cape Cod shipwreck are those of the infamous pirate Samuel 'Black Sam' Bellamy.
    Researchers are set to discuss their efforts to determine whether human bones recovered from a Cape Cod shipwreck are those of the infamous pirate Samuel 'Black Sam' Bellamy.
  • Californians can go home but told to keep watch on wildfire

    Californians can go home but told to keep watch on wildfire

    Monday, February 19 2018 3:41 PM EST2018-02-19 20:41:26 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 8:03 PM EST2018-02-20 01:03:32 GMT
    Officials say a wind-driven wildfire in rural central California has forced mandatory evacuations and is threatening hundreds of buildings.
    Officials say a wind-driven wildfire in rural central California has forced mandatory evacuations and is threatening hundreds of buildings.
  • The Latest: Trump again attacks Obama on Twitter

    The Latest: Trump again attacks Obama on Twitter

    Monday, February 19 2018 10:01 AM EST2018-02-19 15:01:21 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 7:03 PM EST2018-02-20 00:03:20 GMT
    White House says President Trump supports efforts to improve federal gun background check system.
    White House says President Trump supports efforts to improve federal gun background check system.
  • 'Black Panther' blows away box office with $192M weekend

    'Black Panther' blows away box office with $192M weekend

    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:40 AM EST2018-02-18 16:40:47 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 4:33 PM EST2018-02-19 21:33:09 GMT

    Already a much-celebrated pop culture milestone, "Black Panther" is now a record-setting smash at the box office, too.

    Already a much-celebrated pop culture milestone, "Black Panther" is now a record-setting smash at the box office, too.

  • Inmate in landmark Supreme Court case denied parole

    Inmate in landmark Supreme Court case denied parole

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-02-19 19:35:04 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 3:14 PM EST2018-02-19 20:14:34 GMT
    71-year-old Louisiana inmate whose case led to a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision on juvenile-offender sentences has been denied parole more than a half-century after he killed a sheriff's deputy at age 17.
    71-year-old Louisiana inmate whose case led to a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision on juvenile-offender sentences has been denied parole more than a half-century after he killed a sheriff's deputy at age 17.
  • Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling

    Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling

    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:30 PM EST2018-02-18 19:30:54 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-02-19 19:03:02 GMT
    Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office.
    Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office.
  • Cities pitching diversity in efforts to lure businesses

    Cities pitching diversity in efforts to lure businesses

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:20 AM EST2018-02-18 15:20:47 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-19 18:03:28 GMT
    Some cities wanting to lure new companies to town are including the diversity of the people who live and work there in pitches.
    Some cities wanting to lure new companies to town are including the diversity of the people who live and work there in pitches.
  • Trump fumes about Russia investigation as nation mourns

    Trump fumes about Russia investigation as nation mourns

    Sunday, February 18 2018 8:30 AM EST2018-02-18 13:30:36 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 12:56 PM EST2018-02-19 17:56:10 GMT
    President Donald Trump is blasting the FBI, asking why they didn't investigate an Obama-era payment to Iran.
    President Donald Trump is blasting the FBI, asking why they didn't investigate an Obama-era payment to Iran.
  • Greening Mardi Gras: Recycling effort targets parade trash

    Greening Mardi Gras: Recycling effort targets parade trash

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:35 AM EST2018-02-14 07:35:01 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 12:54 PM EST2018-02-19 17:54:03 GMT
    Mardi Gras produces a huge amount of garbage in addition to days of fun and parties.
    Mardi Gras produces a huge amount of garbage in addition to days of fun and parties.
  • ROTC leader shocked that accused school shooter 1 of his own

    ROTC leader shocked that accused school shooter 1 of his own

    Sunday, February 18 2018 3:11 PM EST2018-02-18 20:11:04 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 10:37 AM EST2018-02-19 15:37:30 GMT
    "It clicked": JROTC school leader shocked to learn that accused Florida shooter was one of his own.
    "It clicked": JROTC school leader shocked to learn that accused Florida shooter was one of his own.
  • For school shooting suspect, main question is life or death

    For school shooting suspect, main question is life or death

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:00 AM EST2018-02-18 14:00:44 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 10:37 AM EST2018-02-19 15:37:20 GMT
    The evidence against the Florida school shooting suspect is likely so overwhelming, the only question left for the courts if he's convicted is whether he'll be sentenced to death or spend the rest of his life in...
    The evidence against the Florida school shooting suspect is likely so overwhelming, the only question left for the courts if he's convicted is whether he'll be sentenced to death or spend the rest of his life in prison.
  • Weinstein Co. fires president after suit alleges inaction

    Weinstein Co. fires president after suit alleges inaction

    Saturday, February 17 2018 2:20 PM EST2018-02-17 19:20:08 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 10:02 AM EST2018-02-19 15:02:22 GMT
    The struggling movie studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein has fired its president, whose continued presence at the company was a source of controversy.
    The struggling movie studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein has fired its president, whose continued presence at the company was a source of controversy.
  • The Latest: Shooting survivors focus anger at Trump, tweets

    The Latest: Shooting survivors focus anger at Trump, tweets

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:40 AM EST2018-02-18 14:40:52 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 6:55 AM EST2018-02-19 11:55:25 GMT
    Survivor of the shooting rampage at a Florida high school that killed 17 people are planning a march on Washington next month to pressure politicians to take action on gun violence.
    Survivor of the shooting rampage at a Florida high school that killed 17 people are planning a march on Washington next month to pressure politicians to take action on gun violence.
  • Offshore drilling foes, denied microphone, hold rallies

    Offshore drilling foes, denied microphone, hold rallies

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:35 AM EST2018-02-14 05:35:17 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 3:54 AM EST2018-02-19 08:54:42 GMT
    Opponents of President Donald Trump's plan to open most of the nation's coastline to oil and natural gas drilling have held boisterous rallies before public meetings held by the federal government on the topic.
    Opponents of President Donald Trump's plan to open most of the nation's coastline to oil and natural gas drilling have held boisterous rallies before public meetings held by the federal government on the topic.
  • School shooting massacre victims torn from community fabric

    School shooting massacre victims torn from community fabric

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:16 AM EST2018-02-16 06:16:49 GMT
    Monday, February 19 2018 2:14 AM EST2018-02-19 07:14:34 GMT
    Students with their whole lives ahead of them and the teachers who tried to protect them were among the 17 people killed when a gunman opened fire with an AR-15 at a large high school in south Florida.
    Students with their whole lives ahead of them and the teachers who tried to protect them were among the 17 people killed when a gunman opened fire with an AR-15 at a large high school in south Florida.
  • Ban on abortions due to Down syndrome challenged in lawsuit

    Ban on abortions due to Down syndrome challenged in lawsuit

    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:16 AM EST2018-02-15 16:16:05 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:43 PM EST2018-02-19 04:43:41 GMT
    The ACLU has filed a constitutional challenge to Ohio's law prohibiting doctors from performing abortions based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome.
    The ACLU has filed a constitutional challenge to Ohio's law prohibiting doctors from performing abortions based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome.
  • Largely silent about Florida school shooting victims

    Largely silent about Florida school shooting victims

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:00 PM EST2018-02-18 18:00:49 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:22 PM EST2018-02-19 04:22:14 GMT
    President Donald Trump will hold a listening session with high school students this week following the deadly school shooting in Florida.
    President Donald Trump will hold a listening session with high school students this week following the deadly school shooting in Florida.
  • Trump once again wants to cut energy assistance to the poor

    Trump once again wants to cut energy assistance to the poor

    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:00 AM EST2018-02-18 16:00:40 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:54 PM EST2018-02-18 19:54:39 GMT
    The Trump administration is once again calling for the complete elimination of low-income heating assistance and once again, program supports are vowing to fight it.
    The Trump administration is once again calling for the complete elimination of low-income heating assistance and once again, program supports are vowing to fight it.
  • Rosalynn Carter recovering from surgery in Atlanta

    Rosalynn Carter recovering from surgery in Atlanta

    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:13 PM EST2018-02-18 19:13:35 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-02-18 19:35:33 GMT
    Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter is recovering from surgery at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.
    Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter is recovering from surgery at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.
  • Where to turn for tax help

    Where to turn for tax help

    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:14 AM EST2018-02-18 14:14:18 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:23 PM EST2018-02-18 18:23:44 GMT
    As tax filing season hits its peak, where you can go for help.
    As tax filing season hits its peak, where you can go for help.
  • A fire alarm sounds, then gunfire erupts: Stay or flee?

    A fire alarm sounds, then gunfire erupts: Stay or flee?

    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-02-17 16:30:54 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 12:05 PM EST2018-02-18 17:05:56 GMT
    At many schools, fire alarms prompt evacuations and shootings prompt lockdowns, but the Florida school had the chaos of both.
    At many schools, fire alarms prompt evacuations and shootings prompt lockdowns, but the Florida school had the chaos of both.
  • Amazon to pay $1.2 million in illegal pesticide settlement

    Amazon to pay $1.2 million in illegal pesticide settlement

    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:16 PM EST2018-02-15 19:16:07 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 12:05 PM EST2018-02-18 17:05:45 GMT
    The EPA on Thursday, Feb. 15, announced a $1.2 million settlement with Amazon over the sale and distribution of illegal pesticides. (Source: CNN)The EPA on Thursday, Feb. 15, announced a $1.2 million settlement with Amazon over the sale and distribution of illegal pesticides. (Source: CNN)

    The Environmental Protection Agency says it has reached a $1.2 million settlement with Amazon over the sale of illegal pesticides.

    The Environmental Protection Agency says it has reached a $1.2 million settlement with Amazon over the sale of illegal pesticides.

  • Minnesota terror case shows challenge of predicting attacks

    Minnesota terror case shows challenge of predicting attacks

    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:10 PM EST2018-02-17 20:10:16 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:47 AM EST2018-02-18 15:47:12 GMT
    The case of a Minnesota woman accused of setting fires on a college campus last month in a self-professed act of jihad raises questions about whether law enforcement could have done more to stop her.
    The case of a Minnesota woman accused of setting fires on a college campus last month in a self-professed act of jihad raises questions about whether law enforcement could have done more to stop her.
  • Mourners: Slain Chicago officer was 'one of the good guys'

    Mourners: Slain Chicago officer was 'one of the good guys'

    Saturday, February 17 2018 2:10 PM EST2018-02-17 19:10:17 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:24 AM EST2018-02-18 15:24:25 GMT
    Mourners remembered a slain Chicago Police commander Saturday as a model officer and "one of the good guys".
    Mourners remembered a slain Chicago Police commander Saturday as a model officer and "one of the good guys".
  • Passenger says teen driver panicked, hit the gas outside NSA

    Passenger says teen driver panicked, hit the gas outside NSA

    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:44 PM EST2018-02-17 20:44:47 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:05 AM EST2018-02-18 15:05:42 GMT
    A passenger in the vehicle that was fired on outside the National Security Agency campus says the unlicensed teen driver made a wrong turn, panicked and hit the gas.
    A passenger in the vehicle that was fired on outside the National Security Agency campus says the unlicensed teen driver made a wrong turn, panicked and hit the gas.
  • School walkouts, sit-ins planned after Florida shooting

    School walkouts, sit-ins planned after Florida shooting

    Saturday, February 17 2018 7:20 PM EST2018-02-18 00:20:30 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:05 AM EST2018-02-18 15:05:08 GMT

    The mass shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead has sparked calls for walkouts, sit-ins and other actions on school campuses nationwide aimed at pushing lawmakers to pass tougher gun laws.

    The mass shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead has sparked calls for walkouts, sit-ins and other actions on school campuses nationwide aimed at pushing lawmakers to pass tougher gun laws.

  • Florida legislators struggle with how to respond to shooting

    Florida legislators struggle with how to respond to shooting

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:23 PM EST2018-02-17 18:23:56 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:23 AM EST2018-02-18 14:23:57 GMT
    Stunned by a horrific shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead, the state Legislature is grappling with what to do in the aftermath.
    Stunned by a horrific shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead, the state Legislature is grappling with what to do in the aftermath.
  • Legendary climber Jim Bridwell dies at 73

    Legendary climber Jim Bridwell dies at 73

    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:32 PM EST2018-02-17 21:32:21 GMT
    Sunday, February 18 2018 9:23 AM EST2018-02-18 14:23:33 GMT
    Jim Bridwell, a hard-partying hippie and legendary climber who left his mark on some of the toughest peaks in California's Yosemite National Park, has died.
    Jim Bridwell, a hard-partying hippie and legendary climber who left his mark on some of the toughest peaks in California's Yosemite National Park, has died.
  • Florida, angry and grieving, takes gun protest to streets

    Florida, angry and grieving, takes gun protest to streets

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:00 PM EST2018-02-17 04:00:25 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:51 PM EST2018-02-18 03:51:15 GMT

    Anger bubbles over at funerals for students and teachers killed in Florida school shooting.

    Anger bubbles over at funerals for students and teachers killed in Florida school shooting.

  • Shooting survivors become advocates for stronger weapon laws

    Shooting survivors become advocates for stronger weapon laws

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:10 PM EST2018-02-17 04:10:12 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:33 PM EST2018-02-17 21:33:25 GMT
    Teen survivors of the deadly shootings at a Florida high school are fast becoming advocates for stronger weapons laws.
    Teen survivors of the deadly shootings at a Florida high school are fast becoming advocates for stronger weapons laws.
  • Parents adopting children to see higher fees, new rules

    Parents adopting children to see higher fees, new rules

    Friday, February 16 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-02-16 19:31:10 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:33 PM EST2018-02-17 21:33:17 GMT
    An increase in fees, plus other regulatory changes, has fueled resentment toward the State Department among many U.S. adoption agencies who fear further reductions in the already dwindling number of international...
    An increase in fees, plus other regulatory changes, has fueled resentment toward the State Department among many U.S. adoption agencies who fear further reductions in the already dwindling number of international adoptions.
  • Suspect was a 'good shot' on NRA-backed school rifle team

    Suspect was a 'good shot' on NRA-backed school rifle team

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:21 PM EST2018-02-17 04:21:31 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 4:33 PM EST2018-02-17 21:33:09 GMT
    Authorities say former student accused of fatally shooting 17 people at a Florida high school excelled at marksmanship when he was on school's air-rifle program, which received a grant from National Rifle...
    Authorities say former student accused of fatally shooting 17 people at a Florida high school excelled at marksmanship when he was on school's air-rifle program, which received a grant from National Rifle Association Foundation.
  • The Latest: Slain Chicago officer remembered as 'model cop'

    The Latest: Slain Chicago officer remembered as 'model cop'

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:36 PM EST2018-02-17 18:36:58 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:44 PM EST2018-02-17 18:44:44 GMT
    A Chicago Police commander who was gunned down by a suspect has been remembered as a "model cop" who wasn't interested in self-promotion, even as he moved up the department's ranks.
    A Chicago Police commander who was gunned down by a suspect has been remembered as a "model cop" who wasn't interested in self-promotion, even as he moved up the department's ranks.
  • Trump fights releasing details on national monument decision

    Trump fights releasing details on national monument decision

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 6:44 PM EST2018-02-13 23:44:36 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:34 PM EST2018-02-17 18:34:25 GMT
    The U.S. government says it doesn't have to release documents involving legal arguments for President Donald Trump's decision to shrink national monuments because they're protected presidential communications.
    The U.S. government says it doesn't have to release documents involving legal arguments for President Donald Trump's decision to shrink national monuments because they're protected presidential communications.
  • The Latest: Trump visits hospital, meets shooting survivors

    The Latest: Trump visits hospital, meets shooting survivors

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:38 AM EST2018-02-16 16:38:38 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:03 PM EST2018-02-17 18:03:43 GMT

    The FBI says it failed to investigate a specific report in January that Nikolas Cruz could be plotting a school shooting.

    The FBI says it failed to investigate a specific report in January that Nikolas Cruz could be plotting a school shooting.

  • Records: Washington officials gave activist's info to ICE

    Records: Washington officials gave activist's info to ICE

    Friday, February 16 2018 8:13 PM EST2018-02-17 01:13:50 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:23 AM EST2018-02-17 15:23:15 GMT
    Newly released records confirm that the Washington state Department of Licensing gave information about an undocumented immigrant rights activist to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, which has started...
    Newly released records confirm that the Washington state Department of Licensing gave information about an undocumented immigrant rights activist to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, which has started deportation proceedings against her.
  • Young shooting survivors stepped from school into gun debate

    Young shooting survivors stepped from school into gun debate

    Friday, February 16 2018 5:38 PM EST2018-02-16 22:38:17 GMT
    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:11 AM EST2018-02-17 11:11:08 GMT
    Young shooting survivors seemed to step from school into gun debate.
    Young shooting survivors seemed to step from school into gun debate.
  • Shooting suspect was on school rifle team that got NRA grant

    Shooting suspect was on school rifle team that got NRA grant

    Friday, February 16 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-02-16 19:31:16 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:24 PM EST2018-02-17 04:24:19 GMT
    Nikolas Cruz, the troubled teen authorities say killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14, excelled in an air-rifle marksmanship program supported by the NRA. (Source: Broward County Sheriff's Office)Nikolas Cruz, the troubled teen authorities say killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14, excelled in an air-rifle marksmanship program supported by the NRA. (Source: Broward County Sheriff's Office)

    The troubled teen authorities say killed 17 people at a Florida high school excelled in an air-rifle marksmanship program supported by a grant from the National Rifle Association Foundation.

    The troubled teen authorities say killed 17 people at a Florida high school excelled in an air-rifle marksmanship program supported by a grant from the National Rifle Association Foundation.

  • FBI says it failed to investigate tip on Florida suspect

    FBI says it failed to investigate tip on Florida suspect

    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:46 PM EST2018-02-16 04:46:45 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:02 PM EST2018-02-17 04:02:16 GMT

    Wednesday's shooting was the 17th incident of gunfire at a U.S. school this year.

    Wednesday's shooting was the 17th incident of gunfire at a U.S. school this year.

  • Activists delay rebuild of Hawaii hotel with Elvis ties

    Activists delay rebuild of Hawaii hotel with Elvis ties

    Friday, February 16 2018 3:26 AM EST2018-02-16 08:26:34 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:39 PM EST2018-02-17 02:39:07 GMT
    Developers rebuilding a Hawaii hotel with a Hollywood connection were looking forward to the rebirth of the Coco Palms Resort when two men showed up claiming to own the property.
    Developers rebuilding a Hawaii hotel with a Hollywood connection were looking forward to the rebirth of the Coco Palms Resort when two men showed up claiming to own the property.
  • Wynn gets no money in termination deal with casino company

    Wynn gets no money in termination deal with casino company

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:48 AM EST2018-02-16 16:48:08 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:38 PM EST2018-02-17 02:38:46 GMT
    This March 15, 2016, file photo, shows casino mogul Steve Wynn at a news conference in Medford, Mass. A termination agreement between Wynn and his namesake company released Friday revealed Wynn will not receive compensation. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)This March 15, 2016, file photo, shows casino mogul Steve Wynn at a news conference in Medford, Mass. A termination agreement between Wynn and his namesake company released Friday revealed Wynn will not receive compensation. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

    A termination agreement between embattled casino mogul Steve Wynn and the casino and resorts company bearing his name shows that he won't receive any compensation and can't be involved in any competing gambling...

    A termination agreement between embattled casino mogul Steve Wynn and the casino and resorts company bearing his name shows that he won't receive any compensation and can't be involved in any competing gambling business for two years.

  • Can middle-class candidate defeat millionaires in Illinois?

    Can middle-class candidate defeat millionaires in Illinois?

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:20 AM EST2018-02-16 06:20:25 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 7:15 PM EST2018-02-17 00:15:56 GMT
    A former math professor who reported income of less than $35,000 last year is campaigning as a middle-class candidate in an Illinois governor's race that includes a couple millionaires and a billionaire.
    A former math professor who reported income of less than $35,000 last year is campaigning as a middle-class candidate in an Illinois governor's race that includes a couple millionaires and a billionaire.
  • Sheriff didn't pursue sex case against Texas church gunman

    Sheriff didn't pursue sex case against Texas church gunman

    Friday, February 16 2018 2:32 PM EST2018-02-16 19:32:28 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 7:08 PM EST2018-02-17 00:08:02 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Sheriff's deputies didn't pursue a sexual assault investigation against the man who shot and killed 26 people at a Texas church even though the woman reporting it signed a complaint detailing the alleged attack.

    Sheriff's deputies didn't pursue a sexual assault investigation against the man who shot and killed 26 people at a Texas church even though the woman reporting it signed a complaint detailing the alleged attack.

  • EPA head expenses nearly $200,000 in travel over 6 months

    EPA head expenses nearly $200,000 in travel over 6 months

    Friday, February 16 2018 5:10 PM EST2018-02-16 22:10:09 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 7:04 PM EST2018-02-17 00:04:22 GMT
    Travel vouchers show the head of the Environmental Protection Agency and staffers billed taxpayers nearly $200,000 in travel over six months last year, including 10 trips to Pruitt's home city of Tulsa.
    Travel vouchers show the head of the Environmental Protection Agency and staffers billed taxpayers nearly $200,000 in travel over six months last year, including 10 trips to Pruitt's home city of Tulsa.
  • Slain officers remembered as heroes who helped community

    Slain officers remembered as heroes who helped community

    Friday, February 16 2018 10:52 AM EST2018-02-16 15:52:36 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 5:29 PM EST2018-02-16 22:29:15 GMT
    An honor guard has escorted the bodies of two slain Ohio police officers into a church ahead of their funeral services.
    An honor guard has escorted the bodies of two slain Ohio police officers into a church ahead of their funeral services.
  • 6 inseparable friends now even closer after school shooting

    6 inseparable friends now even closer after school shooting

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:56 AM EST2018-02-16 05:56:35 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 4:50 PM EST2018-02-16 21:50:12 GMT

    6 friends shattered by Florida shooting forge new bond; say they will use their connection to move forward.

    6 friends shattered by Florida shooting forge new bond; say they will use their connection to move forward.

  • Soda on children's menus could fizz out in New Hampshire

    Soda on children's menus could fizz out in New Hampshire

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:35 AM EST2018-02-14 05:35:25 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 4:05 PM EST2018-02-16 21:05:57 GMT
    New Hampshire restaurants would no longer be allowed to offer soda as a beverage choice for children's meals under a bill before a House committee.
    New Hampshire restaurants would no longer be allowed to offer soda as a beverage choice for children's meals under a bill before a House committee.
  • Al-Qaida fighter, absent from court, gets life in prison

    Al-Qaida fighter, absent from court, gets life in prison

    Friday, February 16 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-02-16 16:52:39 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 3:10 PM EST2018-02-16 20:10:47 GMT
    A self-described al-Qaida "warrior" who was in a firefight in Afghanistan that left two U.S. servicemen dead has been sentenced to life in prison.
    A self-described al-Qaida "warrior" who was in a firefight in Afghanistan that left two U.S. servicemen dead has been sentenced to life in prison.
  • Casino will check hotel rooms, even with 'Do Not Disturb'

    Casino will check hotel rooms, even with 'Do Not Disturb'

    Friday, February 16 2018 10:36 AM EST2018-02-16 15:36:44 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:32 PM EST2018-02-16 19:32:26 GMT

    One of the world's largest casino companies will check its guests' hotel rooms every 24 hours, even if they have a "Do Not Disturb" sign hanging on the doorknob.

    One of the world's largest casino companies will check its guests' hotel rooms every 24 hours, even if they have a "Do Not Disturb" sign hanging on the doorknob.

  • After elk crashes copter, some question wildlife chopper use

    After elk crashes copter, some question wildlife chopper use

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 6:08 PM EST2018-02-14 23:08:51 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:03 PM EST2018-02-16 19:03:06 GMT
    The case of an elk that died after it leaped in the air and brought down a low-flying research helicopter is highlighting the use of aircraft in wildlife monitoring.
    The case of an elk that died after it leaped in the air and brought down a low-flying research helicopter is highlighting the use of aircraft in wildlife monitoring.
  • Did the FBI miss a warning before Florida school shooting?

    Did the FBI miss a warning before Florida school shooting?

    Friday, February 16 2018 2:46 AM EST2018-02-16 07:46:28 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 1:27 PM EST2018-02-16 18:27:49 GMT
    The massacre at a Florida high school is again raising questions about whether the FBI missed a warning that might have headed off a mass killing.
    The massacre at a Florida high school is again raising questions about whether the FBI missed a warning that might have headed off a mass killing.
  • Parents of slain children ask for positive thoughts

    Parents of slain children ask for positive thoughts

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:38 PM EST2018-02-16 17:38:10 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 1:08 PM EST2018-02-16 18:08:44 GMT
    The parents of two small children prosecutors say were stabbed to death by their nanny in 2012 are asking the public try to think positive as the criminal case finally goes to trial.
    The parents of two small children prosecutors say were stabbed to death by their nanny in 2012 are asking the public try to think positive as the criminal case finally goes to trial.
  • Ex-teacher accused of paying students for help making bomb

    Ex-teacher accused of paying students for help making bomb

    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:06 PM EST2018-02-16 01:06:16 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:52 AM EST2018-02-16 16:52:36 GMT

    Former high school teacher accused of paying students $50 an hour to dismantle fireworks for gunpowder so he could eventually make a bomb; ex-teacher, brother held without bail.

    Former high school teacher accused of paying students $50 an hour to dismantle fireworks for gunpowder so he could eventually make a bomb; ex-teacher, brother held without bail.

  • Federal vote-protection efforts lag ahead of first primaries

    Federal vote-protection efforts lag ahead of first primaries

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 11:38 AM EST2018-02-13 16:38:31 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 11:51 AM EST2018-02-16 16:51:13 GMT
    Federal efforts to secure elections against Russian meddling have lagged ahead of the first 2018 primaries.
    Federal efforts to secure elections against Russian meddling have lagged ahead of the first 2018 primaries.
  • How best to treat opioids' youngest sufferers? No one knows

    How best to treat opioids' youngest sufferers? No one knows

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 9:54 AM EST2018-02-14 14:54:58 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 10:09 AM EST2018-02-16 15:09:47 GMT
    A surge in infants born in the U.S. with withdrawal symptoms from their mothers' opioid use has outpaced science on how best to treat them.
    A surge in infants born in the U.S. with withdrawal symptoms from their mothers' opioid use has outpaced science on how best to treat them.
  • These are the lives lost in the Florida high school shooting

    These are the lives lost in the Florida high school shooting

    Thursday, February 15 2018 9:37 AM EST2018-02-15 14:37:39 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 9:10 AM EST2018-02-16 14:10:32 GMT

    A football coach who also worked as a security guard is among the dead in a school shooting that claimed 17 lives in Parkland, Florida.

    A football coach who also worked as a security guard is among the dead in a school shooting that claimed 17 lives in Parkland, Florida.

  • Oregon lawmakers move to ease scrubbing of racist provisions

    Oregon lawmakers move to ease scrubbing of racist provisions

    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:07 PM EST2018-02-16 00:07:02 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 6:29 AM EST2018-02-16 11:29:56 GMT
    Across America, many home owners and buyers of older properties are shocked to see racist provisions on deeds, decades after they were outlawed.
    Across America, many home owners and buyers of older properties are shocked to see racist provisions on deeds, decades after they were outlawed.
  • Ideas to redraw maps beat deadline in gerrymandering case

    Ideas to redraw maps beat deadline in gerrymandering case

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:26 AM EST2018-02-15 05:26:38 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:52 AM EST2018-02-16 07:52:12 GMT

    It's deadline day in Pennsylvania's gerrymandering case for Gov. Tom Wolf and others to submit maps of new congressional district boundaries that they want the state Supreme Court to adopt.

    It's deadline day in Pennsylvania's gerrymandering case for Gov. Tom Wolf and others to submit maps of new congressional district boundaries that they want the state Supreme Court to adopt.

  • FBI: Mom of kidnapped girl apparently was tied up in home

    FBI: Mom of kidnapped girl apparently was tied up in home

    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:22 PM EST2018-02-15 23:22:20 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 2:03 AM EST2018-02-16 07:03:12 GMT
    An affidavit filed in the case of a missing 4-year-old South Carolina girl shows the child's mother was attacked from behind in her home and apparently tied up before police found her while making a welfare check.
    An affidavit filed in the case of a missing 4-year-old South Carolina girl shows the child's mother was attacked from behind in her home and apparently tied up before police found her while making a welfare check.
  • The Latest: Hundreds at vigil mourn school shooting victims

    The Latest: Hundreds at vigil mourn school shooting victims

    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:56 PM EST2018-02-15 19:56:39 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 1:18 AM EST2018-02-16 06:18:21 GMT
    The police officer who arrested the high school shooting suspect in Florida says the teen looked like a "typical high school student" when he spotted him walking away from the school.
    The police officer who arrested the high school shooting suspect in Florida says the teen looked like a "typical high school student" when he spotted him walking away from the school.
  • Funeral procession, services for Ohio officers fatally shot

    Funeral procession, services for Ohio officers fatally shot

    Friday, February 16 2018 12:26 AM EST2018-02-16 05:26:30 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 12:33 AM EST2018-02-16 05:33:06 GMT
    Funeral arrangements have been set for the two Ohio police officers who were fatally shot while responding to a 911 hang-up call.
    Funeral arrangements have been set for the two Ohio police officers who were fatally shot while responding to a 911 hang-up call.
  • Lawyer: El Chapo eager to go to trial, not cutting any deal

    Lawyer: El Chapo eager to go to trial, not cutting any deal

    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:31 PM EST2018-02-15 18:31:03 GMT
    Friday, February 16 2018 12:33 AM EST2018-02-16 05:33:04 GMT
    In this Jan. 19, 2017 file photo provided by U.S. law enforcement, authorities escort Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, center, from a plane to a waiting caravan of SUVs at Long Island MacArthur Airport, in Ronkonkoma, N.Y. (Source: U.S. law enforcement via AP)In this Jan. 19, 2017 file photo provided by U.S. law enforcement, authorities escort Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, center, from a plane to a waiting caravan of SUVs at Long Island MacArthur Airport, in Ronkonkoma, N.Y. (Source: U.S. law enforcement via AP)

    The lawyer for notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says his client is eager to go to trial.

    The lawyer for notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman says his client is eager to go to trial.

  • Florida gunman had extra ammo at school, fired for 3 minutes

    Florida gunman had extra ammo at school, fired for 3 minutes

    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:16 AM EST2018-02-15 06:16:03 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:50 PM EST2018-02-16 04:50:32 GMT

    High school shooting that claimed 17 lives plunges Florida city into mourning.

    High school shooting that claimed 17 lives plunges Florida city into mourning.

  • Trump budget again targets regional water cleanup programs

    Trump budget again targets regional water cleanup programs

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 1:20 AM EST2018-02-13 06:20:29 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 10:37 PM EST2018-02-16 03:37:43 GMT

    President Donald Trump is again trying to drastically reduce or eliminate federal support for cleanups of some iconic U.S. waterways.

    President Donald Trump is again trying to drastically reduce or eliminate federal support for cleanups of some iconic U.S. waterways.

  • Student suspected in Washington state school shooting plot

    Student suspected in Washington state school shooting plot

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 10:53 PM EST2018-02-15 03:53:47 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 9:52 PM EST2018-02-16 02:52:25 GMT
    A Washington state teenager is under arrest after his grandmother reported him for planning a school shooting. (Source: KOMO/CNN)A Washington state teenager is under arrest after his grandmother reported him for planning a school shooting. (Source: KOMO/CNN)

    Authorities arrested a Washington state student suspected in a school shooting plot after his grandmother showed officers plans for an attack.

    Authorities arrested a Washington state student suspected in a school shooting plot after his grandmother showed officers plans for an attack.

  • Warning signs may have been missed in school shooting case

    Warning signs may have been missed in school shooting case

    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:18 AM EST2018-02-15 06:18:13 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 9:41 PM EST2018-02-16 02:41:56 GMT
    A law enforcement official says the former student suspected of killing at least 17 people at a Florida high school posted "very, very disturbing" material on social media before the deadly shooting rampage.
    A law enforcement official says the former student suspected of killing at least 17 people at a Florida high school posted "very, very disturbing" material on social media before the deadly shooting rampage.
  • Innocent inmate says $2 million can't make up for lost years

    Innocent inmate says $2 million can't make up for lost years

    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:01 PM EST2018-02-16 00:01:37 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:03 PM EST2018-02-16 01:03:24 GMT
    A former California inmate wrongly imprisoned for nearly 40 years says it was the "worst nightmare" and even nearly $2 million in state compensation can't make up for his lost time.
    A former California inmate wrongly imprisoned for nearly 40 years says it was the "worst nightmare" and even nearly $2 million in state compensation can't make up for his lost time.
  • First blood test to help diagnose brain injuries gets US OK

    First blood test to help diagnose brain injuries gets US OK

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:15 PM EST2018-02-14 20:15:16 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:38 PM EST2018-02-16 00:38:55 GMT
    The first blood test to help diagnose traumatic brain injuries has won U.S. government approval.
    The first blood test to help diagnose traumatic brain injuries has won U.S. government approval.
  • Appeals court declares Trump travel ban unconstitutional

    Appeals court declares Trump travel ban unconstitutional

    Thursday, February 15 2018 11:48 AM EST2018-02-15 16:48:25 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:31 PM EST2018-02-16 00:31:30 GMT

    A federal appeals court has ruled that President Donald Trump's latest ban on travelers from six largely Muslim countries is unconstitutional.

    A federal appeals court has ruled that President Donald Trump's latest ban on travelers from six largely Muslim countries is unconstitutional.

  • APNewsBreak: Senator to stop blocking some DOJ jobs over pot

    APNewsBreak: Senator to stop blocking some DOJ jobs over pot

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:53 PM EST2018-02-15 17:53:22 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:06 PM EST2018-02-16 00:06:56 GMT
    Republican senator from Colorado says he'll stop blocking some Justice Department nominees over marijuana policy.
    Republican senator from Colorado says he'll stop blocking some Justice Department nominees over marijuana policy.
  • Powerball winner who demands anonymity to get money

    Powerball winner who demands anonymity to get money

    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:41 PM EST2018-02-15 23:41:44 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 7:05 PM EST2018-02-16 00:05:12 GMT
    A woman who won a $559.7 million Powerball jackpot will get her money as a legal fight over releasing her identity plays out in court.
    A woman who won a $559.7 million Powerball jackpot will get her money as a legal fight over releasing her identity plays out in court.
  • Police: 'Survivor' champ bit cop after revival with Narcan

    Police: 'Survivor' champ bit cop after revival with Narcan

    Thursday, February 15 2018 4:26 PM EST2018-02-15 21:26:18 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:32 PM EST2018-02-15 23:32:17 GMT
    A woman who won $1 million on the reality TV show "Survivor" is under investigation after police in Pennsylvania say she was unconscious in the driver's seat of a running car and had to be revived with an opioid...
    A woman who won $1 million on the reality TV show "Survivor" is under investigation after police in Pennsylvania say she was unconscious in the driver's seat of a running car and had to be revived with an opioid overdose antidote.
  • Immigration enforcement lawyer admits stealing immigrant IDs

    Immigration enforcement lawyer admits stealing immigrant IDs

    Thursday, February 15 2018 5:41 PM EST2018-02-15 22:41:45 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 6:12 PM EST2018-02-15 23:12:51 GMT
    The former chief counsel for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Seattle has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he stole immigrants' identities and used them to defraud banks and credit card companies...
    The former chief counsel for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Seattle has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he stole immigrants' identities and used them to defraud banks and credit card companies of $190,000.
  • Water use climbs in California enclaves as drought returns

    Water use climbs in California enclaves as drought returns

    Thursday, February 15 2018 3:36 PM EST2018-02-15 20:36:37 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 4:48 PM EST2018-02-15 21:48:46 GMT
    A warm winter with almost no rain is shriveling water conservation in Southern California.
    A warm winter with almost no rain is shriveling water conservation in Southern California.
  • 2 freed after shots fired at SUV in NSA campus confrontation

    2 freed after shots fired at SUV in NSA campus confrontation

    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:36 AM EST2018-02-15 06:36:15 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 3:43 PM EST2018-02-15 20:43:23 GMT

    The unauthorized vehicle at the National Security Agency's campus prompted shots to be fired at the vehicle Wednesday morning. 

    The unauthorized vehicle at the National Security Agency's campus prompted shots to be fired at the vehicle Wednesday morning. 

  • Officer who fatally shot mentally ill woman found not guilty

    Officer who fatally shot mentally ill woman found not guilty

    Thursday, February 15 2018 10:46 AM EST2018-02-15 15:46:18 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:42 PM EST2018-02-15 19:42:41 GMT
    A judge has acquitted a police officer in the 2016 shooting death of a mentally ill woman in her Bronx apartment.
    A judge has acquitted a police officer in the 2016 shooting death of a mentally ill woman in her Bronx apartment.
  • Radio host loses job after sexual comments on teen Olympian

    Radio host loses job after sexual comments on teen Olympian

    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:06 AM EST2018-02-15 07:06:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:59 PM EST2018-02-15 18:59:04 GMT

    The radio host called 17-year-old snowboarder Chloe Kim "fine as hell" along with more vulgar sexual comments, then said "the countdown is on" until Kim's 18th birthday.

    The radio host called 17-year-old snowboarder Chloe Kim "fine as hell" along with more vulgar sexual comments, then said "the countdown is on" until Kim's 18th birthday.

  • Witness: Luke Wilson a 'hero' in deadly Los Angeles crash

    Witness: Luke Wilson a 'hero' in deadly Los Angeles crash

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 9:15 AM EST2018-02-14 14:15:26 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:40 PM EST2018-02-15 18:40:00 GMT
    Officials say professional golfer Bill Haas was hospitalized but escaped serious injuries following a rollover crash in Los Angeles that killed the driver of the Ferrari he was riding in and injured the driver of a...
    Officials say professional golfer Bill Haas was hospitalized but escaped serious injuries following a rollover crash in Los Angeles that killed the driver of the Ferrari he was riding in and injured the driver of a BMW.
  • Traffic deaths fell slightly in 2017 after 2-year spike

    Traffic deaths fell slightly in 2017 after 2-year spike

    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:05 AM EST2018-02-15 06:05:45 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:57 PM EST2018-02-15 17:57:38 GMT

    The previous two-year spike in deaths was blamed largely on people driving more miles as the economy improved as well as an increase in distracted driving.

    The previous two-year spike in deaths was blamed largely on people driving more miles as the economy improved as well as an increase in distracted driving.

  • Romney postpones announcement on Senate race after shooting

    Romney postpones announcement on Senate race after shooting

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:05 PM EST2018-02-14 17:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:23 PM EST2018-02-15 17:23:51 GMT
    File photo of Mitt Romney (Source: CNN)File photo of Mitt Romney (Source: CNN)

    AP sources: Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is running for the Senate in Utah.

    AP sources: Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is running for the Senate in Utah.

  • New Texas group opposes bipartisan efforts to end cash bail

    New Texas group opposes bipartisan efforts to end cash bail

    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:45 AM EST2018-02-15 05:45:45 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 9:43 AM EST2018-02-15 14:43:25 GMT
    A new Texas nonprofit promoting crime victims' rights is opposing bipartisan efforts to end cash bail systems that have gained traction around the country.
    A new Texas nonprofit promoting crime victims' rights is opposing bipartisan efforts to end cash bail systems that have gained traction around the country.
  • The Latest: Spokesman: Baio denies sexual misconduct claims

    The Latest: Spokesman: Baio denies sexual misconduct claims

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 6:37 PM EST2018-02-14 23:37:51 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 8:08 AM EST2018-02-15 13:08:19 GMT
    A spokesman for Scott Baio says the actor denies "each and every one" of the allegations of sexual misconduct brought against him by two of his former co-stars on the TV show "Charles in Charge.".
    A spokesman for Scott Baio says the actor denies "each and every one" of the allegations of sexual misconduct brought against him by two of his former co-stars on the TV show "Charles in Charge.".
  • Pot-users want judge to declare marijuana safe under US law

    Pot-users want judge to declare marijuana safe under US law

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:47 AM EST2018-02-14 05:47:43 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 4:58 AM EST2018-02-15 09:58:43 GMT
    Federal judge in New York to hear arguments in lawsuit that targets federal marijuana lawslaws.
    Federal judge in New York to hear arguments in lawsuit that targets federal marijuana lawslaws.
  • The Latest: Students describe shooting suspect as troubled

    The Latest: Students describe shooting suspect as troubled

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:35 PM EST2018-02-14 20:35:50 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 3:30 AM EST2018-02-15 08:30:01 GMT
    Authorities say a shooter at a Florida high school is still at large.
    Authorities say a shooter at a Florida high school is still at large.
  • Spokesman: Scott Baio denies sexual misconduct claims

    Spokesman: Scott Baio denies sexual misconduct claims

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:55 PM EST2018-02-14 20:55:12 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 3:27 AM EST2018-02-15 08:27:20 GMT
    A former "Charles in Charge" actor says Scott Baio assaulted and "mentally tortured" him during their time together on the show in the 1980s.
    A former "Charles in Charge" actor says Scott Baio assaulted and "mentally tortured" him during their time together on the show in the 1980s.
  • Despite complaints, Interior boss pushing big reorganization

    Despite complaints, Interior boss pushing big reorganization

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-02-14 18:45:09 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:47 AM EST2018-02-15 07:47:47 GMT
    Two Democratic congressmen are accusing Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke of withholding key information from lawmakers while launching a massive overhaul of his department.
    Two Democratic congressmen are accusing Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke of withholding key information from lawmakers while launching a massive overhaul of his department.
  • Romney's Senate bid to mark latest campaign over 2 decades

    Romney's Senate bid to mark latest campaign over 2 decades

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:55 PM EST2018-02-14 19:55:05 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:09 AM EST2018-02-15 07:09:02 GMT
    Mitt Romney's announcement Thursday of a run for U.S. Senate seat in Utah is his latest bid for public office since he first jumped into politics more than 20 years ago.
    Mitt Romney's announcement Thursday of a run for U.S. Senate seat in Utah is his latest bid for public office since he first jumped into politics more than 20 years ago.
  • Ex-All-Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza denies dealing cocaine

    Ex-All-Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza denies dealing cocaine

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:35 AM EST2018-02-14 07:35:10 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 2:00 AM EST2018-02-15 07:00:31 GMT
    Ex-All Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza to face charges of drug dealing involving 44 pounds of suspected cocaine found.
    Ex-All Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza to face charges of drug dealing involving 44 pounds of suspected cocaine found.
  • Venezuelan girl to live with Utah mother of jailed American

    Venezuelan girl to live with Utah mother of jailed American

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 6:07 PM EST2018-02-14 23:07:48 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:58 AM EST2018-02-15 06:58:20 GMT
    A 7-year-old Venezuelan girl has made it to the United States after a long fight to take her away from the turbulent South American nation where her jailed mother and the mother's American boyfriend work to win...
    A 7-year-old Venezuelan girl has made it to the United States after a long fight to take her away from the turbulent South American nation where her jailed mother and the mother's American boyfriend work to win their freedom.
  • Flu-stricken Texas teacher's death puts focus on antivirals

    Flu-stricken Texas teacher's death puts focus on antivirals

    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:46 AM EST2018-02-15 06:46:18 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:52 AM EST2018-02-15 06:52:04 GMT
    A Texas elementary school teacher who died almost a week after catching the flu became a talking point online after her husband said she didn't immediately fill her prescription for an antiviral drug after deeming...
    A Texas elementary school teacher who died almost a week after catching the flu became a talking point online after her husband said she didn't immediately fill her prescription for an antiviral drug after deeming the $116 insurance co-pay too high.
  • School shooting suspect made 'disturbing' social media posts

    School shooting suspect made 'disturbing' social media posts

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 10:06 PM EST2018-02-15 03:06:18 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:31 AM EST2018-02-15 06:31:28 GMT
    A law enforcement official says the former student suspected of killing at least 17 people at a Florida high school posted disturbing material on social media before the deadly shooting rampage.
    A law enforcement official says the former student suspected of killing at least 17 people at a Florida high school posted disturbing material on social media before the deadly shooting rampage.
  • US judge leads lawyers, others on trip to homeless camp

    US judge leads lawyers, others on trip to homeless camp

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:35 PM EST2018-02-14 18:35:05 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:30 AM EST2018-02-15 06:30:11 GMT
    Led by a federal judge, an entourage of three dozen lawyers, activists, county workers and officials set out at dawn down a California trail to ask hundreds of homeless people camped along a riverbed what it will...
    Led by a federal judge, an entourage of three dozen lawyers, activists, county workers and officials set out at dawn down a California trail to ask hundreds of homeless people camped along a riverbed what it will take to help them move.
  • Former student opens fire at Florida high school, killing 17

    Former student opens fire at Florida high school, killing 17

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:45 PM EST2018-02-14 20:45:08 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:26 AM EST2018-02-15 06:26:39 GMT
    Authorities say they're responding to a shooting at a Florida high school The Broward Sheriff's Office has told news outlets that the shooting occurred Wednesday afternoon at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in...
    Authorities say they're responding to a shooting at a Florida high school The Broward Sheriff's Office has told news outlets that the shooting occurred Wednesday afternoon at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland.
  • Phoenix legal defeat prompts FAA to address noise concerns

    Phoenix legal defeat prompts FAA to address noise concerns

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:04 AM EST2018-02-14 08:04:51 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 1:16 AM EST2018-02-15 06:16:56 GMT
    Last year's Phoenix court victory has been followed by a more responsive attitude by the FAA as it continues to roll out the air traffic modernization plan known as "NextGen" around the United States.
    Last year's Phoenix court victory has been followed by a more responsive attitude by the FAA as it continues to roll out the air traffic modernization plan known as "NextGen" around the United States.
  • Stanford professor in recall effort receives rape threat

    Stanford professor in recall effort receives rape threat

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 10:06 PM EST2018-02-15 03:06:11 GMT
    Thursday, February 15 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-02-15 05:49:05 GMT
    A Stanford University law professor who is leading an effort to recall a judge over his handling of a high-profile sexual assault case received an envelope with white powder and a rape threat.
    A Stanford University law professor who is leading an effort to recall a judge over his handling of a high-profile sexual assault case received an envelope with white powder and a rape threat.
  • Suspect in Chicago police death charged with murder

    Suspect in Chicago police death charged with murder

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:25 AM EST2018-02-14 06:25:28 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:36 PM EST2018-02-15 04:36:40 GMT

    Cmdr. Paul Bauer was shot multiple times Tuesday afternoon after he spotted a man matching the radio description of an armed suspect, the city's police superintendent said. 

    Cmdr. Paul Bauer was shot multiple times Tuesday afternoon after he spotted a man matching the radio description of an armed suspect, the city's police superintendent said. 

  • Flu-stricken Texas teacher's death puts focus on antivirals

    Flu-stricken Texas teacher's death puts focus on antivirals

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 9:03 PM EST2018-02-15 02:03:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 10:37 PM EST2018-02-15 03:37:00 GMT
    A Texas elementary school teacher who died almost a week after catching the flu became a talking point online after her husband said she didn't immediately fill her prescription for an antiviral drug after deeming...
    A Texas elementary school teacher who died almost a week after catching the flu became a talking point online after her husband said she didn't immediately fill her prescription for an antiviral drug after deeming the $116 insurance co-pay too high.
  • Oregon House OKs health care as a right, funding questioned

    Oregon House OKs health care as a right, funding questioned

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 2:44 PM EST2018-02-13 19:44:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 9:38 PM EST2018-02-15 02:38:27 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Oregon's Legislature is considering taking a step toward enshrining the right to health care in its state constitution, which would be unprecedented in the United States.

    Oregon's Legislature is considering taking a step toward enshrining the right to health care in its state constitution, which would be unprecedented in the United States.

  • Detention for man accused of selling gun used to kill police

    Detention for man accused of selling gun used to kill police

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:39 AM EST2018-02-14 05:39:02 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 9:05 PM EST2018-02-15 02:05:45 GMT
    A judge plans to consider bond for a man accused of providing the gun used in the fatal shooting of two Ohio police officers.
    A judge plans to consider bond for a man accused of providing the gun used in the fatal shooting of two Ohio police officers.
  • NSA: Several hospitalized after vehicle tried to enter

    NSA: Several hospitalized after vehicle tried to enter

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:44 AM EST2018-02-14 13:44:55 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:51 PM EST2018-02-15 01:51:38 GMT
    Police say authorities are responding to a shooting outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade, where police have surrounded a handcuffed man after a black SUV ran into a barrier.
    Police say authorities are responding to a shooting outside the National Security Agency campus at Fort Meade, where police have surrounded a handcuffed man after a black SUV ran into a barrier.
  • Police: Gangs, arguments prompted Mardi Gras shootings

    Police: Gangs, arguments prompted Mardi Gras shootings

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:59 AM EST2018-02-14 12:59:26 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 8:28 PM EST2018-02-15 01:28:30 GMT
    A festive close to Mardi Gras was marred by shootings across New Orleans that left three people dead and five others wounded.
    A festive close to Mardi Gras was marred by shootings across New Orleans that left three people dead and five others wounded.
  • Gates focuses on schools while examining US poverty issues

    Gates focuses on schools while examining US poverty issues

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 5:14 AM EST2018-02-13 10:14:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:38 PM EST2018-02-15 00:38:50 GMT
    Bill and Melinda Gates, the world's foremost philanthropists, are rethinking their work in America as they confront their unsatisfactory track record, the country's growing inequity and a president they disagree with.
    Bill and Melinda Gates, the world's foremost philanthropists, are rethinking their work in America as they confront their unsatisfactory track record, the country's growing inequity and a president they disagree with.
  • Students, alumni challenge legacy preference at top colleges

    Students, alumni challenge legacy preference at top colleges

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:15 AM EST2018-02-14 16:15:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:06 PM EST2018-02-15 00:06:17 GMT
    A new coalition of students and alumni from 12 top U.S. colleges are asking their schools to rethink legacy admissions policies.
    A new coalition of students and alumni from 12 top U.S. colleges are asking their schools to rethink legacy admissions policies.
  • No officials charged in Arizona football players abuse case

    No officials charged in Arizona football players abuse case

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 5:48 PM EST2018-02-14 22:48:58 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 6:46 PM EST2018-02-14 23:46:04 GMT
    An Arizona prosecutor says metro Phoenix high school officials accused of not notifying authorities about the sexual and physical abuse of football players won't be charged with crimes.
    An Arizona prosecutor says metro Phoenix high school officials accused of not notifying authorities about the sexual and physical abuse of football players won't be charged with crimes.
  • Judge in Manafort case chides lawyers over sealed filings

    Judge in Manafort case chides lawyers over sealed filings

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:05 AM EST2018-02-14 16:05:02 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 6:28 PM EST2018-02-14 23:28:51 GMT
    The judge overseeing the criminal case against two of the men charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has chided lawyers for the number of sealed filings.
    The judge overseeing the criminal case against two of the men charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has chided lawyers for the number of sealed filings.
  • Leaping elk crashes low-flying research helicopter in Utah

    Leaping elk crashes low-flying research helicopter in Utah

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 5:05 PM EST2018-02-13 22:05:23 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 5:42 PM EST2018-02-14 22:42:35 GMT
    Authorities say a leaping elk brought down a research helicopter trying to capture the animal in the mountains of eastern Utah.
    Authorities say a leaping elk brought down a research helicopter trying to capture the animal in the mountains of eastern Utah.
  • Radio station to halt broadcasts for 'sensitivity training'

    Radio station to halt broadcasts for 'sensitivity training'

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 4:05 PM EST2018-02-14 21:05:06 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 4:44 PM EST2018-02-14 21:44:01 GMT
    A Boston sports radio station facing criticism for the offensive nature of its shows says it will suspend all live programming while employees receive "sensitivity training.".
    A Boston sports radio station facing criticism for the offensive nature of its shows says it will suspend all live programming while employees receive "sensitivity training.".
  • Number of lawsuits challenging opioid industry still growing

    Number of lawsuits challenging opioid industry still growing

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:25 AM EST2018-02-14 05:25:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 4:27 PM EST2018-02-14 21:27:21 GMT
    The number of lawsuits continues to grow in a combined federal challenge of drug companies' role in the opioid crisis.
    The number of lawsuits continues to grow in a combined federal challenge of drug companies' role in the opioid crisis.
  • Satellites show warming is accelerating sea level rise

    Satellites show warming is accelerating sea level rise

    Monday, February 12 2018 3:14 PM EST2018-02-12 20:14:55 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 4:18 PM EST2018-02-14 21:18:14 GMT
    New satellite research shows global warming is making seas rise at an ever increasing rate.
    New satellite research shows global warming is making seas rise at an ever increasing rate.
  • First blood test to help diagnose brain injuries gets US OK

    First blood test to help diagnose brain injuries gets US OK

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:15 PM EST2018-02-14 19:15:16 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:02 PM EST2018-02-14 20:02:15 GMT
    The first blood test to help diagnose traumatic brain injuries has won U.S. government approval.
    The first blood test to help diagnose traumatic brain injuries has won U.S. government approval.
  • Berkeley declares it's a sanctuary city for marijuana users

    Berkeley declares it's a sanctuary city for marijuana users

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:20 PM EST2018-02-14 19:20:28 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:02 PM EST2018-02-14 20:02:09 GMT
    Berkeley has declared itself a sanctuary city for marijuana users, a largely symbolic move that bars city employees from assisting federal officials in marijuana enforcement.
    Berkeley has declared itself a sanctuary city for marijuana users, a largely symbolic move that bars city employees from assisting federal officials in marijuana enforcement.
  • 14 worms pulled from woman's eye after rare infection

    14 worms pulled from woman's eye after rare infection

    Monday, February 12 2018 6:04 PM EST2018-02-12 23:04:14 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:19 PM EST2018-02-14 19:19:04 GMT

    After a week of eye irritation, the woman pulled a worm from her eye. She visited doctors but removed most of the additional worms herself during the following few weeks.

    After a week of eye irritation, the woman pulled a worm from her eye. She visited doctors but removed most of the additional worms herself during the following few weeks.

  • California teacher defends anti-military comments

    California teacher defends anti-military comments

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:25 AM EST2018-02-14 06:25:11 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 12:02 PM EST2018-02-14 17:02:06 GMT
    City Council members in the Los Angeles suburb of Pico Rivera passed a resolution Tuesday night condemning and asking for the resignation of one of their colleagues who called members of the U.S. military "the...
    City Council members in the Los Angeles suburb of Pico Rivera passed a resolution Tuesday night condemning and asking for the resignation of one of their colleagues who called members of the U.S. military "the lowest of our low.".
  • Bomber gets life in prison for New York, New Jersey attacks

    Bomber gets life in prison for New York, New Jersey attacks

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 12:14 AM EST2018-02-13 05:14:20 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:29 AM EST2018-02-14 16:29:14 GMT

    A man who set off small bombs on a New York City street and at a charity race in New Jersey is set to be sentenced to a mandatory term of life in prison.

    A man who set off small bombs on a New York City street and at a charity race in New Jersey is set to be sentenced to a mandatory term of life in prison.

  • Suspect texted detective, not wife, about girlfriend's death

    Suspect texted detective, not wife, about girlfriend's death

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:14 AM EST2018-02-14 16:14:54 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 11:20 AM EST2018-02-14 16:20:07 GMT
    A Florida man is facing a murder charge after authorities say he mistakenly sent text messages to the detective who was investigating the death of his live-in girlfriend.
    A Florida man is facing a murder charge after authorities say he mistakenly sent text messages to the detective who was investigating the death of his live-in girlfriend.
  • Sexual assault reports against Wynn filed with Vegas police

    Sexual assault reports against Wynn filed with Vegas police

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 7:54 PM EST2018-02-14 00:54:57 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 9:16 AM EST2018-02-14 14:16:39 GMT
    This March 15, 2016, file photo shows casino mogul Steve Wynn at a news conference in Medford, Mass. (Source: AP Photo/Charles Krupa)This March 15, 2016, file photo shows casino mogul Steve Wynn at a news conference in Medford, Mass. (Source: AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

    Two women have come forward saying casino mogul Steve Wynn sexually assaulted them in the 1970s.

    Two women have come forward saying casino mogul Steve Wynn sexually assaulted them in the 1970s.

  • NOLA Police: 2 killed, 3 injured in Lower 9th Ward shooting

    NOLA Police: 2 killed, 3 injured in Lower 9th Ward shooting

    Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:10 AM EST2018-02-14 08:10:30 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 7:58 AM EST2018-02-14 12:58:16 GMT
    The New Orleans Police Department is investigating the shooting deaths of two men just a couple of miles from Tuesday's Mardi Gras activities.
    The New Orleans Police Department is investigating the shooting deaths of two men just a couple of miles from Tuesday's Mardi Gras activities.
  • Is inflation rising as investors fear? 5 ways to keep track

    Is inflation rising as investors fear? 5 ways to keep track

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 3:54 PM EST2018-02-13 20:54:33 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 5:05 AM EST2018-02-14 10:05:44 GMT
    After nearly a decade of being all but invisible, inflation _ or the fear of it _ is back.
    After nearly a decade of being all but invisible, inflation _ or the fear of it _ is back.
  • Trump aims for moon, pulls back on space station, telescopes

    Trump aims for moon, pulls back on space station, telescopes

    Monday, February 12 2018 1:04 PM EST2018-02-12 18:04:10 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 3:07 AM EST2018-02-14 08:07:20 GMT
    The Trump administration wants NASA out of the International Space Station by 2025 and private businesses running the place.
    The Trump administration wants NASA out of the International Space Station by 2025 and private businesses running the place.
  • Family who buried wrong man sues California county

    Family who buried wrong man sues California county

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 9:38 PM EST2018-02-14 02:38:21 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:56 AM EST2018-02-14 07:56:27 GMT

    Relatives who thought they had buried their loved one only to find out he was alive 11 days after his funeral are now suing the California county responsible for what they say started as a mix-up but became a cover-up.

    Relatives who thought they had buried their loved one only to find out he was alive 11 days after his funeral are now suing the California county responsible for what they say started as a mix-up but became a cover-up.

  • ICE lawyer in Seattle charged with stealing immigrant IDs

    ICE lawyer in Seattle charged with stealing immigrant IDs

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 8:55 PM EST2018-02-14 01:55:07 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 2:49 AM EST2018-02-14 07:49:57 GMT
    A lawyer for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Seattle has been charged with stealing immigrants' identities.
    A lawyer for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Seattle has been charged with stealing immigrants' identities.
  • Judge rules against Trump in case over immigration program

    Judge rules against Trump in case over immigration program

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 5:05 PM EST2018-02-13 22:05:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:57 AM EST2018-02-14 06:57:17 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Federal judge rules President Donald Trump's administration didn't offer 'legally adequate reasons' for ending program that spared many immigrants from deportation if they were brought to US as kids.

    Federal judge rules President Donald Trump's administration didn't offer 'legally adequate reasons' for ending program that spared many immigrants from deportation if they were brought to US as kids.

  • Deal reached on relocating evicted California homeless

    Deal reached on relocating evicted California homeless

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 9:44 AM EST2018-02-13 14:44:49 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:56 AM EST2018-02-14 06:56:52 GMT
    A long-running dispute over a Southern California county's plans to shut down a massive homeless encampment faces a key day in court.
    A long-running dispute over a Southern California county's plans to shut down a massive homeless encampment faces a key day in court.
  • Costumes, beads and music: Mardi Gras comes to a close

    Costumes, beads and music: Mardi Gras comes to a close

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 3:14 AM EST2018-02-13 08:14:22 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:46 AM EST2018-02-14 06:46:31 GMT
    New Orleans' oldest parading Carnival group is honoring the city's tricentennial with floats commemorating the first century of the Crescent City.
    New Orleans' oldest parading Carnival group is honoring the city's tricentennial with floats commemorating the first century of the Crescent City.
  • Off-duty Chicago police officer fatally shot during pursuit

    Off-duty Chicago police officer fatally shot during pursuit

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 6:15 PM EST2018-02-13 23:15:40 GMT
    Wednesday, February 14 2018 1:09 AM EST2018-02-14 06:09:12 GMT

    An off-duty police commander has been shot and killed in downtown Chicago after he spotted a man matching the description of an armed suspect officers were chasing on foot.

    An off-duty police commander has been shot and killed in downtown Chicago after he spotted a man matching the description of an armed suspect officers were chasing on foot.

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