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Child's death highlights communication barriers…

Death of Mayan girl in US custody highlights communication challenges on border, raises questions about use of English forms

Backhoe Used in Search for Missing Colo. Woman

A Colorado woman is still missing after an intensive search of her fiance's property that involved 75 officers from different law enforcement agencies, authorities say. Kelsey Berreth, a 29-year-old flight instructor from Woodland Park, has not been seen since Thanksgiving and authorities have described her disappearance as suspicious, NBC News...

Saudis Slam 'Blatant Interference' From Senate

Saudi Arabia is not happy about historic votes in the US Senate to end American support for its war in Yemen and to denounce Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the killing of US-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi. In a statement, the Saudi foreign ministry slammed the Senate for "blatant interference...

Officer posts message to teen ticketed for speeding

A police officer posted a message on social media after ticketing an 18-year-old for driving 100 mph in a 65 mph zone

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'One of a kind' tomb found in Egypt

The tomb, filled with hieroglyphs and statues, has been untouched for 4,440 years.

'Justice' Is Merriam-Webster's 2018 Word of the…

Racial justice. Obstruction of justice. Social justice. The Justice Department. Merriam-Webster has chosen “justice” as its 2018 word of the year, driven by the churning news cycle over months and months.

Here's How Much More People Will Pay for a…

With some products, you may not care about getting the off-brand option. But for many things, it seems a good rep goes a long way.

Kremlin welcomes oligarch invitations to Davos forum

The Kremlin has welcomed the decision by the World Economic Forum to renew invitations for three high-profiled Russians after an initial snub

Wildfire Cleanup Workers Fired for 'Reprehensible…

Three wildfire cleanup workers in California have been fired for clowning around in the ruins of people's homes and posting what the town of Paradise calls "reprehensible" photos on social media. One photos shows the burned remains of a pet cat with a bottle near its mouth and the caption:...

Week ahead: the Fed ...

The US central bank is almost certain to raise rates at this week's meetings. But, as David Pollard reports, it's what it may say about future meetings that really matters to markets.

Google to spend more than $1B to expand in New York City

Google will spend more than $1B to expand its operations in New York City

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Mom in toddler tussle video says she went into…

A New York mother who had her toddler yanked from her arms by police in a widely seen video says she went into "defense mode."

"Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse" Takes Over…

On the long list of Spider-Man movies this is the worst debut of the group but that comparison isn't really fair.

After fraud probe, new primary may replace GOP…

Legislation quickly passed by North Carolina's lawmakers would require new primaries in a still-undecided U.S. House race marred with ballot fraud allegations, potentially replacing the Republican nominee at the center of the disputed race

Pastor's Lavish Buy Has Jaws Dropping

"You light my fire, let this Lamborghini light your fire, baby." So said Pastor John Gray when he gave his wife a Lamborghini Urus last Sunday—a gesture that sparked some criticism of his spending habits, the Houston Chronicle reports. But Gray, an associate pastor at Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church...

Reward offered in search for missing Colorado…

Police are offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the whereabouts of a Colorado woman who reportedly was last seen on Thanksgiving Day

Ex-police officers indicted in slamming of Louisiana teen

An attorney for a Louisiana teenager slammed to the ground by police during an altercation at school says charges against two officers are a "slap on the wrist."

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Brexit: Has anything about May's deal changed?

It's been a busy week in British politics, from Parliamentary squabbles to meetings with European leaders, and a confidence vote.

Brazil Faith Healer Accused of Sexual Abuse Turns…

Celebrity faith healer Joao Teixeira de Faria, accused of sexually abusing more than 300 women, turned himself in to Brazilian authorities.