Immigration Officials Announce Changes To U.S…

The citizenship test has a 90% pass rate, and it hasn't been revised since 2009.

Plan would make coastal mansions eligible for…

A proposed overhaul of federal protection zones along the East Coast would make hundreds of waterfront homes newly eligible for taxpayer-funded disaster aid

New York City Triathlon Canceled Due To Major…

​Nearly 4,000 athletes were expected to compete in the event, with registrants joining from 45 U.S. states and 33 countries.

America's got scallops: Catch is up, consumers…

America's harvest of scallops is increasing to near-record levels at a time when the shellfish are in high demand

June's Record High Temps Are Part Of A Worrisome…

It's too early to know exactly how climate change impacted June's temperatures, but we do know it's increasing the odds of extreme weather.

Cops: It's Too Hot to Commit Crime

Baby, it's hot outside and the fine officers at the police department in Braintree, Mass., really do not feel like dealing with your criminal shenanigans until "Monday when it's cooler." CNN reports on the department's cheeky Facebook post, which encouraged "anyone thinking of doing criminal activity to hold off until...

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Trump Selects Son Of Late Justice Antonin Scalia…

Eugene Scalia has a long history of representing major corporations that fight against unions and stricter labor laws.

Southwest planes collide on Nashville airport…

Two Southwest Airlines planes have collided on the tarmac of Nashville International Airport

Chicago Police Officers Fired, Accused Of…

On Thursday, the Chicago Police Board voted to fire Sgt. Stephen Franko along with officers Janet Mondragon, Daphne Sebastian and Ricardo Viramontes.

5 killed in 3-vehicle traffic accident in South…

Authorities say five people have been killed and seven injured in a three-vehicle accident in South Texas near Victoria

President Trump, Democrats Respond To 'Send Her…

​A crowd at President Trump's campaign rally in North Carolina began chanting "send her back" as he was talking about Rep. Ilhan Omar.

Report: At least 14 Alaska cities have officers with records

The Anchorage Daily News and ProPublica report that at least 14 cities in Alaska have employed police officers whose criminal records should have prevented them from being hired under state law

What A $15 Minimum Wage Would Mean For Different…

The House just passed a bill that would boost the federal minimum wage to $15. But that doesn't mean the same thing for all minimum-wage workers.

Man, woman killed in Delaware nursing home shooting

Delaware State Police say a shooting at a nursing home in Wilmington has left two people dead

Case Documents Detail Trump's Involvement In Hush…

​Search warrants and related materials detail Donald Trump and Cohen's attempts to quash a potentially damaging scandal before the 2016 election.

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White man denies saying 'Go back where you came…

A white man has admitted to cursing at a black Georgia lawmaker for taking too many items into a supermarket express lane but denies telling her, "go back where you came from."

Remote Work May Ramp Up Productivity, But Workers…

Working from home is becoming more popular, but its effects are only just being studied.

Gulf tanker incidents may raise shippers' costs, cut traffic

Seizure of oil tanker near Iran could raise insurance rates for shipping companies and eventually reduce tanker traffic, according to energy and security experts

Jeffrey Epstein Denied Bail In Federal Sex…

The judge sided with prosecutors after they argued that Epstein was a flight risk due to his wealth and influence.

Team criticized for Spicer throwing out pitch on Pride Night

A decision to have President Trump's former communications director Sean Spicer throw out the first pitch at a Rhode Island minor league baseball game on "Pride Night at the Ballpark" is getting pushback

Police: Body in car was dead before Alabama officer fired

Police in west Alabama say a person whose body was found after a police shooting was dead before the officers fired

Artists withdraw from NYC museum show over tear…

Seven artists have asked New York's Whitney Museum to remove their work from its biennial showcase of American art over a museum board member's ties to the sale of law-enforcement supplies including tear gas.

Pogopalooza bounces into Pittsburgh for pogo…

Pogopalooza, known as the World Championships of Pogo, is bouncing into Pittsburgh this weekend

California town leveled by wildfire reopens its public pool

The public swimming pool in Paradise, California, is reopening for the first time since a catastrophic wildfire destroyed much of the town

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American crocodiles thriving outside nuclear plant

American crocodiles, once headed toward extinction, are thriving at an unusual spot -- the canals surrounding a South Florida nuclear plant

Virginia lawmakers spar on reported Trump visit…

Virginia lawmakers are sparring after a report President Donald Trump will attend a 400th anniversary celebration of the first meeting of the state's legislative body in Jamestown

Poet dropped for laureate job says criticism of…

The man whose nomination to become New Hampshire's next poet laureate was withdrawn amid growing criticism of a sexually suggestive poem about former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says he doubts people have even read it