Nebraska Supreme Court Approves Keystone XL…

The Keystone XL Pipeline would carry crude oil from Canada to southern Nebraska.

Report: Lawmaker accused of misconduct won't seek reelection

A Tennessee lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct has told his Republican colleagues that he won't run for reelection in 2020

Ask The Experts: The Flaw In Calling Communities…

It's not just the stigma of calling a community a "desert." It's taking an incredibly complex problem and boiling it down to income and space.

$100K Reward Offered in Double Murder

Heidi Childs and David Metzler were only teenagers when a gunman stole their lives. Now multiple law enforcement agencies are trying rekindle interest in the decade-old Virginia killing by reminding people that all their leads—including DNA evidence from the crime scene—may not be enough, NBC News reports. "We...

Walmart To Completely Remodel El Paso Store After…

Walmart is planning to revamp nearly everything inside the store — including the layout, flooring and fixtures.

Man indicted for Texas shooting that killed 4 at kid's party

A South Texas man who along with his father are accused in the shooting deaths of four individuals at a toddler's birthday party in 2018 has been indicted on capital murder charges

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Jail Workers Subpoenaed In Jeffrey Epstein…

Reports about the subpoenas came after Attorney General William Barr said some witnesses were being uncooperative.

New plan cuts more than $1B off New York rail…

New York and New Jersey have submitted a plan that cuts more than $1 billion off the cost of a new rail tunnel under the Hudson River

CDC Warns Of New Salmonella Strain Resistant To…

The CDC says infections were linked to Mexican-style soft cheese obtained in Mexico and beef obtained in the U.S.

After underwhelming first year, can casino…

Massachusetts' first Las Vegas-style casino is throwing itself a birthday bash with Aerosmith, New England Patriots cheerleaders and a huge cake

Illinois Governor Signs The Immigrant Tenant…

​The law bars landlords from evicting or otherwise retaliating against tenants on the basis of their immigration status or citizenship.

Newly Married Couple Has Only Minutes to Live

A newlywed couple had their dreams—and their very lives—torn to shreds Friday only minutes after getting married, KFDM reports. Harley Joe Morgan, 19, and Rhiannon Boudreaux Morgan, 20, were pulling out of Texas courtroom when Harley's car collided with a man's Ford F-250 pickup. The groom's mother and...

Ruling In Johnson & Johnson Opioid Suit Expected…

Oklahoma's AG wants Johnson & Johnson to pay out $17 million for its alleged role in fueling the state's opioid crisis.

8-year-old killed, 3 others injured in St. Louis shooting

Police say an 8-year-old girl has been killed and three others injured in a shooting near a high school in St. Louis

U.S. Attorneys General, Phone Companies Team Up…

The attorneys general are joining a dozen phone companies to implement call-blocking technology.

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ICE Blocks Immigrant Hotline After TV Characters…

Less than two weeks after characters in Orange is the New Black discussed a hot line detained immigrants can call for help, ICE took the line down. Six actors from the show are among the people who signed a cease-and-desist letter sent to the acting director of ICE to try...

President Trump Drops Plan To Cut Billions In…

Multiple outlet report the president isn't going forward with a plan to cut roughly $4 billion in funding to the State Department and USAID.

Frustrated with event ticketing? New ventures try…

With fans frustrated over everything from sold-out events to large markups of ticket prices on the secondary market, some event organizers are partnering with new companies that offer solutions

Fmr. CIA Counterterrorism Chief Defends Secret…

Philip Mudd says black sites were an important part of post-9/11 intelligence-gathering operations and defends harsh interrogation techniques.

Dayton shooter's friend loses another bid to get…

A friend of the Dayton gunman who investigators say bought body armor and an ammunition magazine used in the shooting has lost a second attempt to get out of jail

Dream Jobs: Translator

Military personnel and diplomats from around the hemisphere communicate using translators like Marilia Vinson.

A Psychologist Removed Epstein From Suicide Watch

It was a "doctoral-level psychologist" who determined Jeffrey Epstein should be removed from suicide watch, the Justice Department revealed late Friday, according to USA Today . The billionaire financier was found dead in his cell at the federal Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan August 10 as he awaited trial on charges...

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Ends 2020 Presidential…

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced the news Wednesday on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show."

Biden Poses an Unexpected Hypothetical

Joe Biden had an odd, and jarring, rhetorical question for voters at a New Hampshire town hall Friday. While discussing the assassinations of his "political heroes," Robert F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King, Jr., during what NBC News calls a "meandering discussion" at the Dartmouth College event, the 2020 Democratic...

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U.S. Mayors Oppose Plan To Revise SNAP

​In July, the Trump administration proposed a rule that would end automatic SNAP enrollment for families who receive other public benefits.

PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the…

PHOTOS: Twins participate in a tango world championship in Argentina; a robot staffs a box office in Tokyo; rugby players lifted into the air during a match in South Africa.

Trump Cancels Student Debt For Thousands Of…

The president said the action will help 25,000 veterans who are "completely and permanently disabled."