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Illinois bill would criminalize filming fights to put online

An Illinois lawmaker wants to criminalize the recording of fights to post on social media after an incident in her district

SC sues Energy Dept over unfinished nuclear fuel project

South Carolina has again sued the federal government over an unfinished project to convert nuclear weapons components into reactor fuel

Why Does Marco Rubio Want You To Call Him Bae?

Some political candidates try really hard to convince America they're cool, even if no one asked for that.

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Man casually trips suspect on the run from police

A civilian in England decided to help the cops out by tripping the alleged drug dealer they were running after. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Man Dies After Setting Himself On Fire In Front Of Kensington Palace

Police received a call about a man acting suspiciously early Tuesday morning. When they arrived, they found a man in his 40s on fire.

Obama administration plans new high-level cyber official

The Obama administration is planning to create a new high-level federal official to coordinate cybersecurity across civilian agencies and to work with military and intelligence counterparts as part of its 2017 budget proposal announced Tuesday

VA hospitals compare favorably on deaths, readmission rates

Veterans' hospitals compare pretty favorably with others when it comes to treating older men with three common conditions _ heart attacks, heart failure and pneumonia

Toyota recalls Scion FR-S to fix ignition key problem

Toyota's youth-oriented Scion brand is recalling about 28,000 FR-S sports cars in North America because drivers can take the keys out of the ignition without the car being in park

Everything You Should Know About The Driverless Car You'll Own Someday

How do they work? Are they safe? And when will they be ready?

Clinton trying to prevent a big Sanders victory in NH

Hillary Clinton is bracing for a potential loss in the New Hampshire primary and trying to prevent rival Bernie Sanders from scoring a big victory that might prompt rank-and-file Democrats to give his campaign a second look

US Army study: Iraq's Mosul dam at 'higher risk' of failure

The US Army Corps of Engineers say they have identified "signs of distress" at Mosul Dam, indicating that it is at "significantly higher risk of failure" than previously understood

Juvenile justice commissioner relieved of duties amid probe

State justice officials say Kentucky's juvenile justice commissioner has been relieved of his duties amid an investigation into a teenager's death at a state detention center

Flint gets $3M pledge; mayor, attorney general to speak

Flint gets $3M donation from GM, UAW to support city's kids; mayor, attorney general slated to speak

The NFL Takes A Stance Against Prospects Convicted Of Domestic Abuse

Players convicted of violent crimes won't be allowed to attend the NFL combine or draft, according to a memo obtained by USA Today.

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Check out the world's most expensive Valentine's Day bouquet

This Valentine's Day you can buy flowers or you can buy the world's most expensive bouquet. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Head-On Train Collision Kills At Least 9 In Southern Germany

Around 150 people were injured when two trains on a single track crashed in Bavaria. Many were trapped in the wreckage.

UK lawmakers say proposed spy law fails to protect privacy

Lawmakers responsible for scrutinizing Britain's intelligence agencies say there are not enough privacy safeguards in plans to strengthen government powers to spy on the Internet

Gun, drug, car deaths loom large in US longevity gap: Study

New research says guns, drugs and cars contribute substantially to the life-expectancy gap between the United States and other developed nations

Agencies contend Facebook is breaching French privacy laws

Two agencies contend Facebook is breaching privacy laws in France by tracking and using the personal data of more than 30 million users there without their knowledge

Exorcists To Ted Cruz: 'Leave Your Power-Hungry Demonic Soul!'

A pair of protesters attempted to "exorcise" Texas Sen. Ted Cruz at a rally in New Hampshire.

Quandary in Maryland: Can lawmaker vote twice on same bill?

Maryland lawmakers have a potential quandary on their hands that is rare, if not unprecedented: Can one of their own vote twice on the same bill?

Train crash in southern Germany causes deaths, injuries

Police say several people have been killed or injured in an early morning train crash in southern Germany

Court upholds tax evasion convictions of Atkins diet doctor

A federal appeals court has upheld the tax-related convictions of a Kansas obesity specialist who co-authored the "Atkins Diabetes Revolution."

Officer injured in shootout with marathon bombers to retire

A transit police officer who was shot and critically injured during a shootout with the Boston Marathon bombers has announced his retirement

Goldie Hawn Could Return To Big Screen For The First Time In 14 Years

Hawn hasn't been in a film since 2002's "The Banger Sisters."

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Unlucky man struck by meteorite may be first known fatality modern times

A man in Indian may be the unlucky first person to be killed by a meteorite in modern times. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Former President Says Mexico Won't Pay For Trump's 'Stupid' Wall

Former Mexico President Felipe Calderón spoke out against Donald Trump's proposed wall on the southern border. Here's a hint: He's not having it.