Mueller's Russia Probe Is Done, Releases Report…

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said he might be able to release "principal conclusions" to Congress as soon as this weekend.

Navajo Nation company ends bid to buy power plant…

A Navajo Nation company has ended its pursuit of a coal-fired power plant on the reservation and the mine that feeds it

CDC: Fentanyl Deaths Up By More Than 1,000 Percent

The agency found there were more than 18,300 fentanyl-related deaths in 2016.

Cleanup of Texas chemical plant hamstrung by new…

The efforts to clean up a Texas industrial plant that burned for several days this week were hamstrung Friday by a briefly reignited fire and a breach that led to chemicals spilling into the nearby Houston Ship Channel

River Flooding Can Get Even Worse Days After A…

During a major storm it's not uncommon for the worst flooding to come days after the rain passes. It takes time for that water to travel downstream.

New Jersey sues California company over 'ghost…

New Jersey's attorney general has sued a California company that sells gun parts that can be turned into working firearms

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Jimmy Carter Is Now The Longest-Living US…

As of Friday, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter is 94 years and 172 days old.

Watchdog group's leader steps down after…

The head of the Southern Poverty Law Center is stepping down, the latest high-profile departure from the watchdog organization

NOAA Warns Spring Flood Season Could Be…

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, nearly two-thirds of the U.S. is at an elevated risk for flooding through May.

Jury acquits white former police officer who fatally shot unarmed black teen outside Pittsburgh

Jury acquits white former police officer who fatally shot unarmed black teen outside Pittsburgh

Two US Service Members Killed In Afghanistan

According to NATO Resolute Support, the two were conducting an operation when they were killed Friday.

PG&E objects to judge's proposals to prevent…

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. is pushing back on a U.S. judge's revised proposal to prevent the utility's equipment from causing more wildfires

Florida Man Pleads Guilty To Sending Mail Bombs…

​In November, over a dozen bombs were mailed to several prominent Democrats and CNN offices.

Georgia Senate OKs governor-backed 'heartbeat…

Amid protests and a heavy police presence, the Georgia Senate has passed a bill banning almost all abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected

Trump Signs Order To Protect Free Speech On…

President Trump signed an executive order Thursday that requires colleges to support free speech to receive federal funding.

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Judge ends evidence-tampering case against ailing ex-deputy

A judge is dismissing a federal evidence-tampering charge against an ailing retired Mississippi sheriff's deputy accused of wrongfully shooting a man to death in 2013

Many 2020 Dems Say They Back Reparations — But…

Many candidates have embraced the renewed attention on reparations, but none have explicitly endorsed cash transfers to the descendants of slaves.

Jury has reached a verdict in the trial of a white ex-police officer charged with shooting an unarmed black teenager

Jury has reached a verdict in the trial of a white ex-police officer charged with shooting an unarmed black teenager

White House Denies Request For Documents On Trump…

​In a letter, White House counsel Pat Cipollone said the president's communications with foreign leaders are protected by executive privilege.

Former Milwaukee jail leader sentenced in dehydration death

The Milwaukee jail commander accused of lying during the investigation of the dehydration death of a mentally ill inmate has been sentenced to what will likely be house arrest

House Panel Asks About Jared Kushner's Use Of…

House Oversight Committee Chair Rep. Elijah Cummings is asking the White House again for information about administration officials' communications.

Judge says New York's stun gun ban is…

A federal judge has ruled that New York's ban on personal ownership of stun guns is unconstitutional, the latest in a series of court rulings that have led to the loosening of restrictions on the weapons in several states

Wisconsin Judge Blocks Controversial Laws Passed…

The state legislature passed three laws in a December 2018 special session aimed at stripping power from the now-governor and attorney general.

Alaska bistro defaced by racist graffiti, reference to Trump

An Alaska restaurant has been defaced by racist graffiti that also included a reference to President Donald Trump

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Shelter-In-Place Lifted After Texas Chemical Fire…

Officials issued a shelter-in-place warning for areas near the Intercontinental Terminals Company due to elevated levels of benzene in the air.

Robert Mueller Report Is In: No New Charges

The Robert Mueller report is in. And while we won't know details for a while, one big one has leaked: The special counsel seeks no new indictments, reports the Washington Post and the New York Times . Mueller on Friday officially wrapped up his nearly two-year investigation into Russian interference in...

New Report Lists Illinois Catholic Clergy Members…

A Chicago law firm released a list of hundreds of Catholic clergy members it says have been credibly accused of sexual abuse.