A new federal study said dozens of people got sick after visiting a splash park near Wichita, Kansas, last summer
When schools in one North Carolina county reopen later this month, new security measures will include stocking AR-15 rifles for school resource officers to use in the event of an active shooter
After 18 months of arduous negotiations and a marathon night of debate, the US Senate on Sunday passed Joe Biden's ambitious climate, tax and health care plan -- a significant victory for the president ahead of crucial midterm elections.
Police say four people riding in a golf cart were killed including two juveniles when an allegedly intoxicated man driving an SUV ran a stop sign at an intersection in Southeast Texas
The National Weather Service has extended a flood watch for areas of eastern Kentucky ravaged by high water more than a week ago and said theres a threat of thunderstorms in the region for much of the coming week
Three children were among the 10 victims, officials said.
Its the fourth time since May that remains have been uncovered.
They found tracks and followed them to a nesting site that is now marked off.
Garmin's watches have heart-rate sensors on the back, but for the most accurate and timely heart rate data the chest strap is the preferred form factor. Garmin's new chest strap has one major design update while keeping the same price as the previous generation.
A suspect in the shooting deaths of four people in Ohio has been arrested in Kansas
At least nine people were wounded none critically in a shooting outside a Cincinnati bar early Sunday, police said
The prosecutor seeking to sentence Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz to death let the facts speak for themselves as he presented his case over the last three weeks
Today in History Today is Sunday, Aug. 7, the 219th day of 2022. There are 146 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On Aug. 7, 1942, U.S. and other allied forces landed at Guadalcanal, marking the start of the first major allied offensive in the Pacific during World War II. (Japanese forces abandoned the island the following February.) On this date: In 1789, the U.S. Department of War was established by Congress. In 1882, the famous feud between the Hatfields of West Virginia and the McCoys of Kentucky erupted into full-scale violence. In 1963, first lady Jacqueline Kennedy gave birth to a boy, Patrick Bouvier Kennedy, who died two days later of respiratory distress syndrome. In 1964, Congress passed the Gulf of Tonkin resolution, giving President Lyndon B. Johnson broad powers in dealing with reported North Vietnamese attacks on U.S. forces. In 1971, the Apollo 15 moon mission ended successfully as its command module splashed down in the Pacific...
A racist text message sent by a police officer has prompted officials in a small Alabama town to disband their police department and fire the police chief and assistant chief
Police say the killing of a Muslim man on Friday night in Albuquerque may be linked to the ambush shooting deaths of three Muslim men over the past nine months in New Mexicos biggest city
Infowars conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is facing a hefty price tag for his lies about the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre $49.3 million in damages and counting for claiming the nations deadliest school shooting was a hoax
Marcus Eliason, a journalist whose insightful reporting, sparkling prose and skillful editing graced Associated Press news wires for almost a half-century, has died
A young Indiana police officer killed during a traffic stop has been remembered as a man focused on a career in law enforcement
It's unclear exactly what is causing the fish deaths.
Police in Oklahoma City say a man fatally shot his three young children then shot and killed himself
A former dean at a Boston high school who was known affectionately by students as Rev has been ordered by a federal judge to pay more than $10 million in damages to a former student he tried to kill in a dispute over drug sales
Two people died and five were missing after a boat believed to be carrying migrants capsized off the coast of the Florida Keys
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Authorities say four people were shot to death in Ohio and a man considered armed and dangerous is being sought
Global warming is producing more extreme weather
The U.N. Food and Agriculture Agencys global food price index dropped for a fourth straight month in July, but was still 13% higher than in July 2021
Indiana governor signs abortion ban, making his state the first to approve abortion restrictions post-Roe
Indiana lawmakers first in U.S. to approve legislation restricting abortion access since ruling overturning Roe v. Wade
Authorities say a fast-moving fire has killed seven adults and three children in northeastern Pennsylvania
The owner of the sole abortion clinic in North Dakota has been busy getting a new location ready in Moorhead, Minnesota
A former West Texas police chief has been sentenced to 15 1/2 years in prison for bribery
Police in New Mexico's largest city are investigating whether the ambush shooting deaths of three Muslim men over the past nine months could be connected
A jury has ruled that a central Minnesota pharmacist did not violate a womans rights when when he refused to provide her emergency contraceptives more than three years ago
Louisville activists who put in long hours protesting the death of Breonna Taylor at the hands of police say they felt relief this week when federal officials charged four officers
A New Jersey man who made up a story about a homeless veteran helping out his then-girlfriend and used the tale to solicit $400,000 in online donations has been sentenced to prison
A new prosecutor has been assigned to consider retrying three former Georgia sheriffs deputies accused of killing a man they shocked with stun guns while he was walking down a rural road in 2017
Jury orders Alex Jones to pay Sandy Hook parents additional $42.5M in punitive damages over claims shooting was hoax
A Rhode Island police department is seeking to fire a longtime officer after video showed him smashing a handcuffed man's face into the pavement during a Fourth of July weekend fireworks celebration
Construction of student housing at the historic Peoples Park in Berkeley, California, is on hold after an appellate court ordered an injunction late Thursday
What is the best TV antenna? Our expert pick is the Gesobyte amplified digital TV antenna for its impressive 250 mile range, LTE and FM filters, and support for up to 4K resolution. An antenna is a great way to keep up with local news, sports, and entertainment for free.
State regulators have approved an application from Dominion Energy Virginia to build an enormous offshore wind farm off the coast of Virginia Beach and recover the cost from ratepayers
7 adults, 3 children confirmed dead in Pennsylvania house fire, state police say
A Fort Wayne man will spend the rest of his life in prison after a judge ordered that he serve four life sentences without the possibility of parole for the 2021 slayings of a woman and her three young children
Firefighter says as many as 10 of his relatives are feared dead in Pennsylvania house fire
The convicted murderer has received hundreds of threats, his lawyer said.
The developer of a major pipeline system has pleaded no contest to criminal charges that it systematically polluted waterways and residential water wells across hundreds of miles in Pennsylvania
Authorities have identified a pregnant woman who was killed in a fiery crash just outside Los Angeles when a speeding car ran a red light and plowed into other vehicles in a crowded intersection
The U.S. Navy says that a North Carolina native assigned to a guided missile destroyer was lost overboard and presumed dead in the Baltic Sea
U.N. experts report that North Korea is testing nuclear triggering devices and that its preparations for another nuclear test were at a final stage in June, quoting information from unnamed countries
Federal prosecutors say a Texas man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for attacking an Asian family because he thought they were Chinese and therefore responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic
Catch all your favorite shows with the Apple TV 4K system, now at one of its lowest prices ever.
A woman who fueled a social media frenzy with claims about police being involved in the killings of two Alabama teens found dead in a car trunk in 1999 now says she was lying the whole time
What is the best rugged tablet? Our expert pick is the Acer Enduro T1 with its MIL-STD-810G compliance, NFC card reader, quick-charge feature, and compact size. Rugged tablets aren't just for work that takes you outdoors. They're also great options for younger children and college students as they head back to school where daily wear and tear as well as unexpected accidents could ruin regular tablets.
Angel Campbell should have been looking through photo albums and eating soup beans in her grandmother's living room this week
Whether South Carolina can start executing prisoners again either with a firing squad or electric chair is now in the hands of a judge
A Little Rock attorney has pleaded guilty to his role in a conspiracy to defraud two U.S. Department of Agriculture programs of about $11.5 million
Should you pay $429 for the latest iPhone SE or fork out an extra $70 for the larger iPhone 11? Let's compare the two and find out.
Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez was among those almost hit as a large SUV drove through a Native American parade in western New Mexico, causing multiple injuries
Police investigating the killings of four people in a small northeast Nebraska city have arrested a neighbor of the victims
Newly unsealed court papers show that the shooting death of a northern Virginia couple in 2017 may have been connected to a suicide pact between the couples daughter and her boyfriend
The Mall of America has reopened as police search for two people involved in a shooting inside the suburban Minneapolis shopping complex that sent some shoppers running for cover
Federal prosecutors are recommending an eight-year prison sentence for an off-duty Virginia police officer who was convicted by a jury of storming the U.S. Capitol
If you've longed to have a simple to-do list in Slack, Jack Wallen has just the app for you.
There's a lot that the OnePlus Nord N20 5G gets right, including the compromises that keep it at under $300.
Thunderstorms have returned to parts of Kentucky already reeling from devastating floods
In the age of remote and hybrid work, access to a greater pool of candidates has become a double-edged sword for software engineers.
Did you know a humidifier can be a breeding ground for bacteria and mold? Neither of those things should end up in your lungs, so knowing how to clean and disinfect your humidifier is essential.
Nebraska authorities say a suspect has been arrested in connection with the killings of 4 people found in 2 burned homes
The Mall of America is expected to reopen Friday, a day after someone opened fire inside the suburban Minneapolis shopping complex, sending shoppers running for cover
Amazon on Friday announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire the vacuum cleaner maker iRobot for approximately $1.66 billion
The U.S. economy has contracted for two straight quarters, intensifying fears that it is on the cusp of a recession, if not already in one, barely two years after the pandemic downturn officially ended
From ransomware to password-stealing trojans, here's what you need to look out for.
Over one year after Perseverance landed, NASA is still finding things from Earth - on Mars.
Police say they are investigating a fatal shooting in a Las Vegas hotel room.
U.S. immigration authorities are planning to issue photo ID cards to immigrants in deportation proceedings
A small town in Washington state was evacuated due to a fast-moving fire that burned a half-dozen homes as crews in California made progress against the states deadliest and largest wildfire of the year
Today in History Today is Friday, Aug. 5, the 217th day of 2022. There are 148 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On Aug. 5, 1981, the federal government began firing air traffic controllers who had gone out on strike. On this date: In 1864, during the Civil War, Union Adm. David G. Farragut led his fleet to victory in the Battle of Mobile Bay, Alabama. In 1884, the cornerstone for the Statue of Libertys pedestal was laid on Bedloes Island in New York Harbor. In 1914, whats believed to be the first electric traffic light system was installed in Cleveland, Ohio, at the intersection of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue. In 1936, Jesse Owens of the United States won the 200-meter dash at the Berlin Olympics, collecting the third of his four gold medals. In 1953, Operation Big Switch began as remaining prisoners taken during the Korean War were exchanged at Panmunjom. In 1957, the teenage dance show American Bandstand, hosted by Dick Clark, made...
The Honolulu Board of Water Supply says it detected a small amount of a chemical naturally occurring in coal, crude oil and gasoline in a monitoring well near the Navy's Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility
US House speaker Nancy Pelosi said Friday that China will not isolate Taiwan by preventing US officials from travelling there. Pelosi, the first House speaker to visit Taiwan in 25 years, said Wednesday in Taipei that the US commitment to democracy in the self-governing island and elsewhere remains ironclad.
U.N. experts say North Korea is paving the way for additional nuclear tests with new preparations at its northeastern test site and continues to develop its capability to produce a key ingredient for nuclear weapons