DOJ Starts Releasing First Of Nearly 3,100…

The Justice Department has been criticized about being slow to put the new criminal justice reform law into practice.

Police investigate if Tesla was self-driving during crash

Authorities say a woman was arrested after running a red light in a rented Tesla in San Francisco and causing a crash that killed a tourist and left his wife critically injured.

Iran Denies That U.S. Destroyed One Of Its Drones

A U.S. defense official said the drone was destroyed using electronic jamming equipment, but Iran said all its drones are accounted for.

Tofurky: Arkansas meat-labeling law unconstitutional

A meat-alternative food company has filed a lawsuit in federal court claiming an Arkansas law that bans the use of "meat" in labeling plant-based foods violates free speech rights

Immigration Officials Announce Changes To U.S…

The citizenship test has a 90% pass rate, and it hasn't been revised since 2009.

Trump expands fast-track deportation authority across US

The Trump administration is expanding the authority of immigration officers to deport migrants without requiring them to appear before judges ahead of deportation

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New York City Triathlon Canceled Due To Major…

​Nearly 4,000 athletes were expected to compete in the event, with registrants joining from 45 U.S. states and 33 countries.

Cops: Groper tells victim's husband 'Go back' to his country

A Florida woman is charged with misdemeanor battery after she allegedly groped another woman aboard a ship and then told the victim's husband "you should go back to the country you came from" after he objected

June's Record High Temps Are Part Of A Worrisome…

It's too early to know exactly how climate change impacted June's temperatures, but we do know it's increasing the odds of extreme weather.

Correction: Alaska Plane Down story

Correction: Alaska Plane Down story

Vail Resorts aims to add ski areas by acquiring Peak Resorts

Vail Resorts plans to take over 17 U.S. ski areas ranging from the Northeast to the Midwest by acquiring Peak Resorts for $264 million

TV reporter sues over promotional plunge into river

A Pennsylvania TV reporter has sued over injuries he says he suffered during a promotional stunt in which he plunged 22 feet into the Allegheny River in a homemade flying machine

Mississippi River drops enough to begin closing…

After a record run, the Mississippi River is finally low enough again to let the Army Corps of Engineers begin closing a huge spillway upstream from New Orleans

Police: 6-year-old among 4 accused in theft of handguns

Police in North Carolina say a 6-year-old is among four suspects identified in the theft of 10 handguns from a local store

Man sentenced to life in prison in housemate's fiery death

A Tennessee man who admitted in a letter to a white supremacist organization that he fatally set his housemate on fire has been sentenced to life in prison

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Fiancée sues over death of principal who donated…

The fiancée of a New Jersey high school principal who died after donating bone marrow to a student in France has filed a wrongful death lawsuit

Police: Remains in store were those of man missing since '09

Authorities say the remains of a western Iowa man who was reported missing in 2009 were found inside a closed supermarket earlier this year

Lottery players would get refunds under $4.3M settlement

Thousands of lottery players who bought tickets for drawings that were rigged by an insider may be eligible for refunds under a tentative $4.3 million class-action settlement announced Monday

Lawmakers suspend inquiry into motor vehicle…

Massachusetts lawmakers opened and then abruptly suspended their inquiry into the troubles at the state motor vehicle department exposed by a crash that killed seven motorcyclists

US Siblings' Swim During Guatemala Trip Turns Fatal

A trip to Guatemala turned tragic for a pair of Tennessee siblings Friday when, as they were swimming in their hotel pool, an electrical short occurred, killing one and injuring the other. Seth Washam, 18, who was killed, was slated to attend Carson-Newman University in Jefferson City, Tenn., in the...

America's 10 Most, Least Educated Cities

"Smart" doesn't necessarily equate with "educated," but having an education can certainly help maximize one's natural intelligence—and there are certain US cities where the most scholarly are gathered. WalletHub looked at the 150 most populated metropolitan areas in the US, specifically across two key categories: "educational attainment" and "quality...

NYC mayor calls for probe as many wait for power…

Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling called for an investigation of power outages that came at the end of this weekend's oppressive heat, saying he no longer trusts utility Con Edison after it decided to turn off power to thousands of customers

NY state police lag behind agencies nationwide on…

A mainstay technology is missing among New York state troopers

Huge Equifax Data Breach Has Led to a Huge Penalty

After a huge data breach in 2017 that affected nearly 150 million people, a major credit-reporting agency has agreed to pay up. The Washington Post reports that, under an agreement with attorneys general from 48 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, Equifax will offer up to $700 million:...

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Delaware police: Man shot wife, then self at nursing home

Delaware State police have confirmed they think a man killed his wife, then himself, in a shooting at a nursing home

Al Franken Regrets His Quick Resignation

Al Franken has largely been lying low since his abrupt resignation from the Senate in 2017, but when he does venture out, he says it's common for someone to stop him on the street and give him some version of "You shouldn't have resigned." He typically responds with a "Yup"...

House fire devours Baptist church in Savannah…

A house fire in Savannah, Georgia, has largely destroyed the adjacent First Metropolitan Baptist Church