Archbishop defends himself ahead of child sex abuse report
Archbishop defends himself ahead of child sex abuse report

Time is ticking down to decide what information to black out in a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses.

Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures
Seattle airplane theft prompts review of security measures

After the spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee, authorities there are talking to counterparts around the country about how to prevent such breaches.

21 hrs 32 mins ago
Man pleads not guilty to kidnapping in son's torture case
Man pleads not guilty to kidnapping in son's torture case

A man accused of torturing his 8-year-old son by locking him in a basement, withholding food and making him endure dog bites has pleaded not guilty.

2 hrs 49 mins ago
2 on trial in killing of Chicago teen days after Obama event
2 on trial in killing of Chicago teen days after Obama event

Two men are standing trial in the 2013 shooting death of a 15-year-old Chicago student just days after she performed with her high school band at then-President Barack Obama's inaugural festivities.

5 hrs 10 mins ago
Judge sets bail for adults arrested at New Mexico compound
Judge sets bail for adults arrested at New Mexico compound

A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.

23 hrs 15 mins ago
Possible evidence in missing girls case found at warehouse
Possible evidence in missing girls case found at warehouse

Authorities investigating the decades-old disappearances of several girls say they've found possible evidence during a search of an abandoned suburban Detroit warehouse.

3 hrs 10 mins ago
Ride-hail drivers rush to register cars before license cap
Ride-hail drivers rush to register cars before license cap

Drivers for ride-hailing services lined up for hours to register their cars before New York City enacts a temporary cap on new licenses.

1 hr 17 mins ago
Multi-gene test may find risk for heart disease and more
Multi-gene test may find risk for heart disease and more

New way to track millions of genetic variations promises better forecasting of people's risk for heart attacks, four other disorders.

22 hrs 2 mins ago
Outdoor fun dwindles as smoky haze hangs over California
Outdoor fun dwindles as smoky haze hangs over California

No major wildfires are burning near Sacramento but for two weeks a dull haze and the faint smell of smoke from distant blazes has blanketed California's capital region.

August 9th, 2:30 am
Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer
Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.

August 11th, 2:09 am
Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot
Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures wages expensive battle with real estate industry over rent control in California.

August 12th, 11:13 am
Actor Liev Schreiber set to answer harassment charge
Actor Liev Schreiber set to answer harassment charge

Liev Schreiber is facing a harassment charge in suburban New York, where his lawyer says the actor is accused of shoving a photographer's camera.

17 hrs 48 mins ago
Police: Man flies plane into his home after fight with wife
Police: Man flies plane into his home after fight with wife

Authorities say a small plane has crashed into a house in Utah, killing the pilot.

18 hrs 39 mins ago
Tech billionaire Henry Nicholas facing drug counts in Vegas
Tech billionaire Henry Nicholas facing drug counts in Vegas

Tech billionaire and advocate for crime victims Henry T. Nicholas III is facing drug counts in Las Vegas.

August 9th, 9:15 pm
US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack
US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building a tech startup to fight terrorism.

August 11th, 11:34 am
Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link
Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.

August 13th, 9:50 am
Charge added against California serial killing suspect
Charge added against California serial killing suspect

Prosecutors have added another murder charge against a California serial killing suspect, boosting the number of victims to 13 in the Golden State Killer case.

21 hrs 10 mins ago
Residents split in goose dispute in Long Island village
Residents split in goose dispute in Long Island village

Residents of a Long Island village are divided over what to do about a glut of goose droppings around town.

August 12th, 11:13 am
Devastating toxic algae bloom plagues Florida's Gulf Coast
Devastating toxic algae bloom plagues Florida's Gulf Coast

Red tide is killing marine life, hurting tourism and upsetting beach lovers in Florida.

August 13th, 1:09 am
The Latest: Compound defendants to be released pending trial
The Latest: Compound defendants to be released pending trial

Prosecutors say children who were found at a ramshackle New Mexico compound were trained to use firearms and learned other tactical techniques as they prepared to get rid of teachers, law enforcement and other institutions that were considered corrupt.

18 hrs 49 mins ago
Alaska's North Slope shaken by 2 largest recorded quakes
Alaska's North Slope shaken by 2 largest recorded quakes

The largest earthquake to ever rock Alaska's North Slope was followed about six hours later by the second largest _ an aftershock of the first.

21 hrs 16 mins ago
Immigration cases tossed in fallout from high court ruling
Immigration cases tossed in fallout from high court ruling

For years, the country's immigration courts have besieged by ballooning dockets, lengthy backlogs and a lack of resources.

21 hrs 58 mins ago
Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird
Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.

August 13th, 1:07 am
The Latest: Firefighter killed battling California blaze
The Latest: Firefighter killed battling California blaze

Authorities say a firefighter has been killed battling the largest record blaze in California history.

13 hrs 6 mins ago
Citizens Bank set to open new corporate headquarters
Citizens Bank set to open new corporate headquarters

Citizens Bank is set to unveil its new corporate headquarters in Johnston, Rhode Island this week.

15 hrs 23 mins ago
Heavy rains prompt rescues, confusion in Pennsylvania
Heavy rains prompt rescues, confusion in Pennsylvania

Portions of eastern and central Pennsylvania are again dealing with heavy rains and high waters that have shut down highways, flooded homes and prompted rescues.

22 hrs 2 mins ago

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