A federal appeals court says a North Carolina law targeted minorities with tougher ballot-access rules like requiring photo identification to vote, adding a new partisan flashpoint in a swing state with a raft of hotly contested elections
Armando Morales was a gang leader and a jailhouse snitch, but he was also a dynamic presence on the witness stand when he told jurors that his cellmate, Ingmar Guandique, confessed to the murder of Washington intern Chandra Levy
Lodge managers and cafe owners along California's dramatic Big Sur coast were looking at a summer of cancelled bookings after fire officials warned that crews will likely be battling a wildfire raging in steep ridges just to the north for another month
A man in the UK was pulled over when his van looked like it was overweight. It was, it was full with close to a ton of rice. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
A planed dubbed 'The Corpse Flower' earned its name because it smells like rotting flesh when it's in bloom. New York City is about to experience it. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has more.
It's got the world searching for pixilated monsters, but going by its latest grim earnings report, Nintendo's got some work to do if it wants to get back in the green. Graham Mackay explains how taking a leaf out of Disney's book could be the answer.
Federal authorities say genetically modified wheat that's banned for sale or production in the United States has been found growing in a field in Washington state
Authorities say at least three people have been injured when a riverboat carrying 135 passengers struck a riverbank in Omaha, Nebraska, lost power and drifted across the Missouri River before coming to rest near a park in Council Bluffs, Iowa
As though Zika threats and polluted waters aren't giving Olympic athletes and visitors enough to worry about, they are arriving in Rio to discover ... they can't play "Pokemon Go." The game has spread like wildfire, but it isn't available in Brazil yet
The rebuilt Sandy Hook Elementary bears no resemblance to the old building that stood on the same property December 14, 2012. That was the day an armed man walked into the school and took the lives of 26 people.
An Army report says the reservist who killed five Dallas police officers had kept an unauthorized grenade in his room on an Afghanistan base in 2014
Police say two Chicago officers involved in a shooting that left a suspect dead were relieved of their police powers even as the case is still being investigated
Ahead of a referendum monkeys got into a polling station and destroyed voter lists. Thankfully everything should be back to normal before the vote actually happens. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.