Latest: California oil fire health warning lifted

Authorities have lifted shelter-in-place orders for some 12,000 people in Northern California because of smoke from a raging fire at a fuel storage facility

Toxic PCBs linger in schools; EPA, lawmakers fail…

Tens of thousands of schools may be contaminated with toxic PCBs banned 40 years ago over concerns about cancer and other illnesses Yet EPA and Congress have failed to come up with plan, money to help schools assess risks

Former Fort Worth Police Officer Posts Bond In…

Former officer Aaron Dean has yet to be interviewed or provide a statement to investigators.

Asian shares rise after Wall Street gain on solid…

Asian shares mostly higher after Wall Street gains driven by healthy US earnings reports

Crossover artist Lauren Daigle reigns at Dove…

Grammy-winning singer Lauren Daigle reigned at the 50th annual Gospel Music Association's Dove Awards, winning artist of the year, song of the year and pop/contemporary album of the year

2 questioned in Ala. girl's abduction charged in…

A man and a woman questioned by police in an Alabama girl's kidnapping are arrested on unrelated charges

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Census Bureau Asks States For Data, Including…

The agency wants drivers' license records and information on who receives government assistance. Both requests raised red flags.

In Oklahoma, governor tests power of tribal…

An agreement between Oklahoma and the Native American tribes to expand gambling 15 years ago has resulted in an economic boon for both

Fort Worth chief: 'absolutely no excuse' for…

The police chief in Fort Worth, Texas, says there was "absolutely no excuse" for a white officer's killing of a black woman in her home

The Latest: Tumultuous council meeting after…

Dozens of people crowded Fort Worth's City Council chamber and hundreds more shouted outside to call for justice after the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson

Utility Regulator Sanctions PG&E Over Latest…

PG&E cut off power to almost 740,000 customers across 34 counties last Wednesday in response to high winds that posed a fire threat.

Minnesota boy, 6, goes missing after getting off school bus

Authorities in Minnesota are searching for a 6-year-old boy who has been missing since getting off the school bus with his siblings

Some decry Gov. Cuomo for using racial slur…

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is being criticized for using a racial slur for African Americans while discussing historical discrimination toward darker-skinned Italian immigrants

Prosecutors seek life for New Mexico man who…

Prosecutors want a New Mexico man convicted of killing his parents and three younger siblings when he was 15 to spend the rest of his life in prison

President Trump Authorizes Sanctions Against…

​President Trump said he will issue an executive order "authorizing ... sanctions against current and former officials of the Government of Turkey."

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Private Dallas university evacuates campus after bomb threat

A private university in Dallas cancelled classes and evacuated its campus of about 4,800 students after a threatening message was received that prompted a lockdown

British family decries treatment by US after…

Seven members of an extended British family who made an unauthorized border crossing into the United States from Canada are being held in federal custody at a Pennsylvania detention center nearly two weeks after their arrest by U.S. Border Patrol

Schilling won't run for Arizona congressional seat

Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he's decided not to run for Congress in Arizona

President Trump's Former Russia Adviser Testifies…

Fiona Hill testified behind closed doors Monday.

Organizers of popular Iowa bike ride cut ties with newspaper

Organizers of the popular summer bike ride across Iowa are cutting ties with its longtime sponsor, the Des Moines Register, amid backlash over the newspaper's handling of a story

Not guilty plea from man accused in church…

A man accused of shooting and wounding a clergyman and a bride during a wedding at a New Hampshire church has pleaded not guilty

Turkish bank charged with evading US sanctions on…

A major Turkish bank has been criminally charged in an indictment with participating in a multibillion-dollar scheme to evade U.S. sanctions against Iran

Fort Worth PD Investigating Officer-Involved…

At 2:23 a.m., Atatiana Jefferson's neighbor called a non-emergency number for police to perform a wellness check. By 2:30 a.m., Jefferson was dead.

The Latest: Spokesman says Cuomo was quoting New York Times

A spokesman for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the governor prefaced his comment in which he used a racial slur by saying he was quoting a New York Times article

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Bomb scare at Montana school turns out to be…

Authorities evacuated an elementary school in Montana after officials found what they thought were the remnants of a homemade bomb, but it turned out to be a plastic bottle filled with nuts and bolts left in the schoolyard

Lawyer says Arizona official miscast as human…

A lawyer for an Arizona elected official charged in three states in an international adoption scheme said prosecutors have miscast his client as a human smuggler

737 Max Grounding Costs Are Still Rising For…

The financial consequences are continuing to pile as Boeing feverishly works to get the 737 Max back in the air.