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Chicago officer sues estate of teen he shot, claiming trauma

A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black 19-year-old college student and accidently killed a neighbor has filed a lawsuit against the teenager's estate, arguing the shooting left him traumatized

The Latest: Cause of crane collapse could take weeks to know

New York City officials say it could be weeks before they know what caused a deadly construction crane collapse in lower Manhattan

Women Report Sexual Assaults At German Carnival, Including A TV Anchor

Reports of sexual assaults at Germany's Carnival celebrations were high. One TV anchor said she was assaulted during a live broadcast.

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Cavemen ate better than you think

Cavemen may have eaten much better than we thought. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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App launched with uniquely African emojis

App developers have launched a series of uniquely African emojis with characters dressed in traditional African attire and captions using local phrases

Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water

Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in a northeast Ohio village

2 dead, 1 badly hurt in explosion at Spanish biodiesel plant

Emergency services say an explosion at a biodiesel plant in eastern Spain has killed two people and left one survivor seriously injured

Cat Gets Doused With Boiling Water In Viral Video, Man Charged

The cat that was hit with scalding water in a Facebook video is now receiving medical treatment, and a Chicago man has been charged.

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Trump returns to debate stage; Rubio to face onslaught

An aggrieved Donald Trump returns to the debate stage Saturday night hoping to find his way into the winner's circle in New Hampshire, while a rising Marco Rubio looks to fend off an onslaught of attacks from his rivals

OAS: Haitian leaders reach deal to install provisional govt

An OAS official tells The Associated Press that top Haitian leaders have reached an agreement to install a provisional government less than a day before President Michel Martelly is scheduled to step down

Jury awards $5.7M to victim of Irvine drug-planting couple

An Orange County couple has been ordered to pay $5.7 million for planting drugs in the car of a former PTA president

Flight 93 Memorial report cites contributing factors to fire

The National Parks Service says an investigation has failed to determine the cause of a 2014 fire that struck the Flight 93 National Memorial in western Pennsylvania but identified factors believed to have contributed to the blaze

2 Small Planes Collide Off LA Coast, 3 People Missing

Authorities believe that debris discovered off of the coast of Los Angeles is from two small planes that collided midair Friday.

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Experiment could mean big step towards nuclear fusion

An experiment in Germany could be a large step in the direction of giving the world the clean, seemingly endless energy that would be nuclear fusion. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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North Korea Has Moved Up Its Rocket Launch Despite Criticism

North Korea says its upcoming rocket launch is purely scientific, but some outside officials, including those from China, don't see it that way.

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Obama to seek double funding for clean energy R&D by 2020

President Barack Obama said Saturday that he'll ask Congress to double spending on research and development into clean energy by 2020

NY governor moves to stop 'gay conversion' therapy for kids

New York is taking steps to stop therapists from trying to change young people's sexual orientation, joining a number of states that have acted against what's known as "gay conversion" therapy

Portugal buys 50 percent of TAP airline for $2.1 million

The Portuguese government says it has agreed to buy back 50 percent of the country's carrier TAP Air Portugal for 1.9 million euros ($2.1 million)

The Latest: Trump rejoining rivals for final NH debate

It's the final debate before the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday, and Donald Trump is rejoining his Republican presidential rivals on the stage

FM: Foreign troops entering Syria would return 'in coffins'

Syria's foreign minister has warned that any foreign troops entering his country would return in "coffins."

3 people believed aboard 2 planes that collided off LA

One small plane with two men aboard and another plane with one woman aboard have collided over the ocean near the Port of Los Angeles, setting off a major search that has yet to turn up any survivors or dead, the U.S. Coast Guard said

Man accused of IS-inspired plot to attack Detroit church

Federal authorities accuse a 21-year-old Michigan man of supporting Islamic State militants and plotting to attack a Detroit church

Fentanyl Abuse, Overdoses On The Rise In New Hampshire

There have been at least 266 overdose deaths involving fentanyl abuse in the state.

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Wrong number on jury summons has people calling sex hotline

A Mississippi court made a mistake when listing a phone number for people to call regarding their jury summons. It had people calling a sex hotline. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Magnitude-6.4 Earthquake Hits Taiwan, Collapses Buildings

At least two people were killed in the earthquake, and many more were injured.

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