Nanny gets 20 years for sex abusing child, having…

A former live-in nanny has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for repeatedly sexually abusing a Florida child. She later gave birth to the boy's son

Trump hails Syria cease-fire after he played role…

Trump hails 5-day cease-fire in Syria after playing role in the crisis

White House Chief Of Staff Walks Back Comment On…

Mick Mulvaney said "there was absolutely no quid pro quo" between the president and Ukraine after seeming to say the opposite earlier on Thursday.

Nebraska court rejects lethal injection protocol challenge

The lethal injection protocol that was used to execute a Nebraska prisoner last year has survived a legal challenge from death penalty opponents who had hoped to overturn it to prevent the state from carrying out capital punishment

Despair in Burgundy and beyond, as US tariffs hit…

New U.S. tariffs on European food, wine and other goods took effect Friday

Former ICE agent pleads guilty in foiled Kansas…

A former agent with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has pleaded guilty to helping an inmate try to escape from a Kansas jail by impersonating an immigration officer

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President Trump Will Host Next G-7 Summit At His…

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney says​ the 47th G-7 Summit will be at the Trump National Doral Resort in Miami.

The Latest: Investigators head to Alaska plane…

The National Transportation Safety Board is sending a team of nine investigators to try to determine why a plane carrying 42 people overran a runway when it was landing at an Aleutian Islands airport

Pompeo seeks to reassure Israel amid Syria turmoil

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has met with Israel's prime minister to reaffirm the countries' close ties at a time when many in Israel fear the Trump administration intends to cut and run from the Middle East

Global markets brush off disconcerting data out…

Global markets take weak economic data out of China in stride

New Bill Would Let The FTC Set, Enforce Minimum…

Sen. Ron Wyden's "Mind Your Own Business Act" would also make it easier for consumers to opt out of having their data tracked.

Wet weekend: Tropical storm warnings for US Gulf…

The National Hurricane Center is keeping close watch on a disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico that's expected to become a tropical storm Friday as it moves toward the northern U.S. Gulf Coast

China legislature blasts US Congress over Hong…

China's ceremonial legislature is attacking legislation in the U.S. Congress to support pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong

Report: Mulvaney's Ukraine Remarks Shocked White…

Mick Mulvaney issued a statement Thursday night distancing himself from earlier remarks made by Mick Mulvaney. The acting White House chief of staff, who astonished lawmakers by acknowledging there had been a quid pro quo with US aid to Ukraine, accused the media of distorting his remarks as part of...

California Launches Statewide Earthquake Early…

Gov. Gavin Newsom and other state officials announced the new system during a press conference Thursday.

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Mom arrested after boy kills sister while playing with gun

After an 11-year-old South Carolina boy fatally shot his 10-year-old sister as they played with a gun, their mother has been arrested

Real estate developer faces judgment in college…

A California real estate developer is returning to court to face sentencing for his role in a college admissions bribery scheme

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Fighting in Kurdish-held Syrian town despite cease-fire; White House: Ukraine aid held up in part over election probe; Johnson returns to London to drum up support for Brexit deal

Chicago Teachers Union Goes On Strike

The strike comes after weeks of failed negotiations between the city and union, forcing around 29,000 teachers and 300,000 students out of class.

Couple Sues Taco Bell Over the Fine Print in a TV Ad

A New Jersey couple is calling out Taco Bell for what they say is consumer fraud. Nelson and Joann Estrella were each craving a Chalupa Cravings box—advertised as a Chalupa Supreme, 5-Layer burrito, crunchy taco, cinnamon twists, and a medium drink, all for $5—when they visited their local...

Deep-sea explorers seek out sunken World War II…

Researchers scouring the world's oceans for sunken World War II ships are focusing in on debris fields deep in the Pacific

Police get cooling off period before questioned…

After a police officer fatally shoots someone, they are given days or even weeks before they have to submit to questioning

To Help Suicidal Teens Recover, Doctors Appoint…

Suicide is the second-most common killer of teens.

'The Casagrandes' extols Mexican American life via animation

Nickelodeon's "The Casagrandes" premiered this week and became one of the first cartoons in U.S. history to feature a multigenerational Mexican American family

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Impeachment Trial Could Be Bad News for 6…

With an impeachment trial for President Trump in the Senate is looking more likely every day, the good news for the six Democratic senators running for president is that they will be on TV every day during a trial. The bad news is, they won't be allowed to speak. The...

Film academy honors 16 Student Academy Award…

An animated film about Grendel, a drama about transgender identity and a documentary about a girl finding her birth parents in China are among the gold medal winners at the Student Academy Awards

Opioid Manufacturers Expected To Settle Thousands…

The $50 billion settlement with states and local governments would pay for services to deal with the opioid epidemic.