Aurora warehouse where 5 killed won't reopen…

Company officials: Illinois manufacturing warehouse where five people were fatally shot won't reopen until next week, but doors are open to support workers

Napkin, genealogy site leads to arrest in 1993…

Businessman charged with fatally stabbing Minneapolis woman in 1993 after investigators use DNA from a discarded napkin, genealogy website

Payless Is Set To Close All Its Remaining US…

​Payless will be closing all 2,100 of its remaining stores in the U.S.

Police: Man accused of kidnapping his son found in Mexico

Lowell Police say a man accused of kidnapping his 1-year-old son has been located in Mexico

Oakland, California diocese names 45 accused of…

The Catholic Diocese of Oakland, California has released the names of 45 priests, deacons and religious brothers who officials say are "credibly accused" of sexually abusing minors

New owners plan to move historic riverboat to…

The new owners of Cincinnati's historic Showboat Majestic say they plan to continue using the double-decker riverboat as an entertainment venue

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Heather Nauert Withdraws From Consideration For…

President Trump nominated State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert back in December.

Evers wants to decriminalize marijuana, legalize…

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers says his budget will include proposals to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana for personal use and legalize medical marijuana

She Insulted Michelle Obama. Now, a Guilty Plea

"The flood was a natural disaster. Stealing from FEMA is a manmade disaster." Per a DOJ release , that's US Attorney Mike Stuart speaking on the case of Pamela Taylor, a 57-year-old from West Virginia who made headlines in 2016 for calling then-first lady Michelle Obama an "ape in heels" in...

Sailor in iconic V-J Day Times Square kiss photo…

The ecstatic sailor shown kissing a woman in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II has died

Illinois Manufacturing Company Set To Reopen…

The parent company's CEO said it would start providing employees with grief resources, like counseling, starting Sunday.

LePage says he wasn't aware of high rate paid on Trump hotel

Former Republican Maine Gov. Paul LePage says he was not aware of his administration spending more than $1,100 a night during a stay at a Trump hotel

Man with banner scales crane before Trump speech…

A man with a banner and an American flag climbed a construction crane near a Florida campus where President Donald Trump was scheduled to speak Monday

2020 Democrats Have a Confidential Adviser

The 2020 Democratic field is filling up quickly, and the New York Times reports on a common denominator: Big names and long shots alike are meeting confidentially with Barack Obama to get his advice on how to beat President Trump. However, the story emphasizes that neither Obama nor wife Michelle...

President Trump Nominates New FEMA Director

Trump nominated Jeffrey Byard, a senior FEMA official, after the resignation of former FEMA director, Brock Long, earlier this week.

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The Latest: No convictions in Delaware prison riot trial

Prosecutors will have to decide whether they want to renew the effort to convict two inmates in the riot at the Delaware's largest prison that killed one correctional officer

Trump Accuses McCabe of 'Treasonous' Behavior

President Trump is using a new word to describe the actions of former acting FBI chief Andrew McCabe: "treasonous." And the president applies it to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as well, reports the Daily Beast . In morning tweets, Trump was responding to McCabe's assertion that Rosenstein once suggested wearing...

NYPD Officer's Alleged 50 Cent Threat: 'Shoot Him…

An apparent beef between 50 Cent and an NYPD precinct commander now has the officer under investigation after an incident that allegedly happened last spring. The New York Daily News reports that on June 7, the rapper was set to appear at an NYPD-sanctioned boxing match in the Bronx, and...

How Racist History Books Spurred The Black…

Black history education is a fairly new concept in U.S. schools. In order to understand its development, let's start from the beginning.

New York City aims to stop hairstyle discrimination

New York City doesn't want people to have their hairstyles held against them, and it has unveiled novel anti-discrimination guidelines.

Shrimpers hope industry lost to warm seas won't…

Maine's historic shrimp industry is closed due to warming oceans, and people who formerly worked in it are grappling with the question of whether consumers will remember the seafood if it ever comes back

Surprise Find in Backyard Tree: This Mountain Lion

When you've got a cat stuck in a tree, call the fire department. When you've got a really big cat stuck in a tree—well, still call the fire department and they'll see what they can do. California firefighters came through with flying colors when that exact call came in...

5 People Are Dead After A Shooting At An Aurora…

The Aurora Police Department identified the five victims: Clayton Parks, Trevor Wehner, Russell Beyer, Vicente Juarez and Josh Pinkard.

Florida police hold rattlesnake in the back of a patrol car

A rattlesnake in Florida ended up in the back of a police car

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School threat system fields thousands of tips in…

Pennsylvania's new mandatory threat reporting system for schools drew thousands of tips in its first month

Graham: Senate Will Probe 'Stunning' McCabe Claim

Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Lindsey Graham has promised a Senate investigation of former acting FBI chief Andrew McCabe's "beyond stunning" claim that officials discussed invoking the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump from office. Graham, a Republican, said that if they wouldn't testify voluntarily, he would subpoena McCabe and Deputy...

Pope Francis Dismisses Ex-Cardinal McCarrick

Pope Francis defrocked former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after numerous sexual abuse allegations.