UN opens annual leaders' meeting encircled by…

UN opens annual leaders' meeting encircled by troubled world

Airbnb to train volunteers for science research…

Airbnb is offering a handful of people concerned about the environment a chance to participate in scientific research on how to help preserve its future during an all-expense paid trip to Antarctica.

Army Soldier Arrested After Allegedly Sharing…

Jarrett William Smith has been charged with distributing information related to weapons of mass destruction.

California utility cuts power to 24,000 customers

Pacific Gas & Electric has shut off power to 24,000 customers in the Sierra Nevada foothills and says it will remain off until dangerous wildfire weather eases

Suspect in shooting of Chicago officer, bike…

A man suspected of shooting a Chicago police officer and of being the bicyclist who shot a woman near downtown days earlier has been charged with five counts of attempted murder

Trial begins for former Dallas cop who fatally…

Trial of a white Dallas police officer who fatally shot black neighbor begins in Texas

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Whitey Bulger's Family Files Claim With DOJ Over…

Bulger's family is seeking $200 million in damage and hopes for more information regarding his transfer and death by deposing government officials.

The Latest: Ex-lover denies rendezvous planned…

The police force partner of former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger acknowledged that they had a sexual relationship and exchanged sexually explicit text messages and photos with her the day she shot Botham Jean

Video: Harnesses trapped passengers as NYC…

Video from inside a doors-off sightseeing helicopter that crashed in a New York City river last year shows doomed passengers struggling to free themselves from harnesses as the aircraft fills with water

UN Summit's Results Disappoint Activists

After being shamed in worldwide protests Friday and Greta Thunberg's speech Monday, the nations of the world ended the UN Climate Summit with, essentially, promises to do better. Referring to "this largely disappointing set of outcomes," the Verge reports, OxFam International said, "We cannot keep pushing these decisions down the...

U.S. And India Reportedly Trying To Work Out…

The deal will reportedly "lower some tariffs on U.S. produce and restore preferential treatment for some Indian exports to the United States."

Man dies, 5-year-old survives in apparent subway leap

New York City police say a man has died and his 5-year-old daughter suffered minor injuries after he apparently jumped in front of a subway train while holding onto the little girl as horrified commuters looked on.

US allies invoke treaty to pressure Venezuela's…

US allies invoke Cold War treaty to boost pressure on Venezuela's Maduro

Appeals court weighs challenges to Trump abortion…

A US appeals court is considering whether to block a Trump administration rule that bans taxpayer-funded health clinics from referring patients for an abortion

Russian hacker pleads guilty in massive data theft scheme

A Russian hacker has pleaded guilty to his involvement in one of the biggest thefts of consumer data from a U.S. financial institution

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Man accused of making racist threats to remain in…

A white man charged with cyberstalking and making racist threats against a black activist in Virginia has been ordered to remain in custody in Florida

Ex-Army medic pleads guilty in Hawaii love…

A former Army medic stationed in Hawaii pleads guilty to the murder of his wife, about a week before a trial was about to begin in case involving porn, sex charges and a love triangle

Tribal complaints prompt national park to stop selling pipes

The Pipestone National Monument in southwestern Minnesota says it will stop selling pipes following decades of tribal complaints that the sales desecrate sacred grounds

Oklahoma prosecutors clears officers in death of…

A prosecutor says police in an Oklahoma City suburb were justified when they fatally shot a black teenager who was naked and unarmed

Trump says meeting with Kim Jong Un 'could happen…

U.S. President Donald Trump says another meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "could happen soon"

Patrol: Missouri man killed boy, then fatally shot himself

Authorities say a man and a 4-year-old boy whose bodies were found last week died in a murder-suicide

Army redacts report on Texas training that killed…

The U.S. Army is not publicly releasing its full investigation into a 2016 training accident at a Texas military post that left nine dead

Ex-Michigan officer fired for Klan document…

An ex-Michigan officer fired after a Ku Klux Klan document and Confederate flags were found in his home says in a report he collected antiques as well as memorabilia linked to "The Dukes of Hazzard" TV series

California Amber Alert canceled after 2 bodies found

California authorities canceled an Amber Alert for a 2-year-old boy they said was abducted by his father

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Fire guts building at Detroit's outdoor art…

Fire has destroyed a building that is part of Detroit's popular outdoor art project known as the Heidelberg Project

Jurors convict Iowa farmer in corn rake killing…

A jury has convicted an eastern Iowa hog farmer of using a corn rake to kill his wife

Missouri man pleads guilty in terrorist attack plot

A Missouri man charged with plotting a terrorist attack on buses, trains and a train station in Kansas City pleaded guilty to one count