The Latest: Family: Costco shooting victim a…

A cousin of the man shot and killed by an off-duty police officer at a Costco Wholesale warehouse store in Corona says he was a "gentle giant" who was mentally disabled

Farmers Drown Their Sorrows in Beer and Fried…

Illinois farmers gathered to tell their tales of woe Thursday at—of all places—The Happy Spot. With heavy rains and record floods forcing them to leave millions of acres unseeded, corn farmers gathered with sellers of equipment, chemicals, and seed at the Deer Grove restaurant to swap stories over...

Former ICE Director Will Become White House's…

President Trump announced on "Fox & Friends" that Tom Homan would be returning to his administration as "border czar."

New Mexico mural focuses on missing Native American women

A new mural in southern New Mexico seeks to honor missing and slain Native American women amid a nationwide push to bring more attention to the issue

Burglary suspect caught, had machete wound…

Authorities: Burglary suspect with a machete wound from run-in with an 11-year-old boy has been caught, days after he slipped out of a hospital where he was treated for head wound

Ex-pastor in Texas accused of sexually abusing…

A former Southern Baptist pastor who supported legislation in Texas that would have criminalized abortions has been arrested on charges of child sex abuse

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Assange's Full US Extradition Hearing Set For…

The Department of Justice's formal request for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to be extradited to the U.S. will go before a judge in February.

Police: 4 family members shot, killed in West Des…

Police are investigating the fatal shootings of four family members whose bodies were found in their Iowa home

Surprise Candidates Surge in Latest Dem Polling

A poll out of South Carolina reflects what's going on nationally: Joe Biden's numbers are dipping while Sen. Elizabeth Warren and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg are gaining ground—but not enough to take his place, the Post and Courier reports. Biden still holds a 20-point lead in the upcoming...

Alabama orders 'chemical castration' of some…

Alabama will require 'chemical castration' of some molesters, but law prompts legal, medical concerns

Memphis Police Increase Patrols After Violent…

According to the Memphis Police Department, 36 officers and deputies suffered minor injuries after demonstrators hurled bricks and rocks at them.

Police: California man posted synagogue shooting threats

Authorities say a Bay Area man posted anti-Semitic threats in an online chatroom and threatened to commit a mass shooting at a synagogue

Rain leaves veggie farmers struggling with no aid…

Torrential rain this spring prevented most Midwest farmers from planting their crops but while the federal government provides help to growers of corn and soybeans, those who grow specialty crops are largely on their own

Detective-Pastor: We Must Arrest, Kill All Gay…

The pastor of a small Baptist church in Tennessee delivered a sermon earlier this month that likely would have made headlines under any circumstances. Grayson Fritts told his congregation that police should arrest gay people ("freaks" and "animals") so they can be tried and executed, reports the Knoxville News Sentinel...

600 Companies Co-Sign Letter Asking Trump To End…

​In May, the Trump administration increased the tariffs from 10% to 25% on $200 billion worth of Chinese products.

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Phoenix police chief apologizes to family over incident

Phoenix's police chief has publicly apologized to members of a family after a video was released showing police officers pointing guns and yelling profanities while responding to a report of shoplifting

US maple syrup production up despite shorter…

U.S. production of maple syrup increased slightly this year, even though the season was shorter than last year's

Breakfast Wraps, Now With Tiny Rocks

You want rocks with that? About a quarter-million pounds worth of frozen breakfast wraps manufactured in Texas are being recalled over concerns that they contain egg, potato, cheese, bacon, and tiny rocks, reports CNN . The wraps, which were produced by Ruiz Food Products and shipped nationwide, may also contain other...

How Business Casual Became The Norm And…

Getting dressed for work may not mean "dressing up."

Scores protest outside Florida detention center for kids

Scores of people in South Florida protest outside a facility that has become the nation's biggest location for detaining immigrant children

Will it work? Glitzy casino opening on industrial…

Encore Boston Harbor is opening after months of turmoil and uncertainty

A Death Again Mars Bonnaroo

A 27-year-old man died Saturday at Bonnaroo, dealing the music festival its second concertgoer death in as many years, reports the Tennessean . The man was found unresponsive at a campsite where he was camping with his father; festival officials say its EMT team was on the scene within minutes and...

Prosecutors Drop Charges Against 8 People In…

The Flint water investigation is getting a do-over after prosecutors feared not all evidence was getting looked at.

Ex-Judge's Reputation Takes So Many Hits, It's Hard to Begin

The media spotlight is falling on a former Ohio judge who's been outed as an alcoholic and linked to an alleged sex trafficking ring, USA Today reports. Over 2,700 cases overseen by William Marshall, a common pleas judge for 15 years, might be reconsidered in light of his behavior....

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Funeral held for West Point cadet who died in…

A West Point cadet killed during a training exercise has been laid to rest at the academy's cemetery

Virginia AG calls for state to legalize marijuana

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is calling for the legalization of marijuana. Herring said Saturday that Virginia should start decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana and eventually legalize the drug

Southwest Airlines Extends Cancellations Of…

Southwest is now canceling all flights involving the Boeing 737 Max through Sept. 3.