Porn star's hush money suit against Trump could be tossed
Porn star's hush money suit against Trump could be tossed

Lawyers for President Donald Trump want a federal judge to toss a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels over a hush money agreement she signed not to discuss an alleged affair with Trump.

Salvadoran man to be charged in 4 fatal shootings in Nevada
Salvadoran man to be charged in 4 fatal shootings in Nevada

Authorities say a man suspected of being in the U.S. illegally shot and killed four people in Nevada over the past few weeks, adding fuel to the immigration debate.

10 hrs 57 mins ago
Tentative deal reached to end Los Angeles teachers strike
Tentative deal reached to end Los Angeles teachers strike

Hundreds of firefighters are marching in downtown Los Angeles in support of public school teachers whose strike is entering its second week.

10 hrs 57 mins ago
Boys school shuts down amid fallout over Washington videos
Boys school shuts down amid fallout over Washington videos

As more videos emerge of an encounter between high school students, Native American marchers and militant black protesters last week in Washington, President Donald Trump is weighing in on the matter saying it appears the students were treated unfairly.

8 hrs 47 mins ago
Student tackled for stealing own car settles suit for $1.25M
Student tackled for stealing own car settles suit for $1.25M

An attorney says a Chicago suburb has reached a tentative $1.25 million settlement with a former doctoral student who was tackled to the ground by police officers for stealing a car that turned out to be his own.

1 hr 7 mins ago
Political shifts, sales slump cast shadow over gun industry
Political shifts, sales slump cast shadow over gun industry

When the gun industry gathers for its annual show, it will be facing a changed political landscape.

20 hrs 7 mins ago
Coroner: Couple intoxicated during fatal Yosemite fall
Coroner: Couple intoxicated during fatal Yosemite fall

A coroner says a young couple from India were intoxicated when they died in a fall from a scenic overlook in Yosemite National Park in California.

4 hrs 27 mins ago
Man accused of threatening to kill 'as many girls as I see'
Man accused of threatening to kill 'as many girls as I see'

A man is under arrest in Utah after police say he posted about "killing as many girls as I see" on Facebook the same weekend that Women's Marches were held around the U.S.

5 hrs 47 mins ago
Supervisor of Navy SEAL accused of murder faces charges
Supervisor of Navy SEAL accused of murder faces charges

Officer who supervised Navy SEAL accused of killing Islamic State prisoner accused of conducting SEAL's re-enlistment ceremony next to corpse; plans to plead not guilty to charges.

8 hrs 37 mins ago
AP-NORC Poll: Disasters influence thinking on climate change
AP-NORC Poll: Disasters influence thinking on climate change

Americans say natural disasters and their local weather are influencing their views on climate change.

12 hrs 47 mins ago
Unseen J.D. Salinger photos shot for 'Catcher' on display
Unseen J.D. Salinger photos shot for 'Catcher' on display

The University of New Hampshire is celebrating J.D. Salinger's centennial year by exhibiting never-before seen photos of the famously reclusive author.

3 hrs 27 mins ago
Correction: Nevada Homicides story
Correction: Nevada Homicides story

Authorities investigating four recent Nevada killings say murder charges are pending against a man suspected of being in the U.S. illegally.

23 hrs 17 mins ago
Theater shooter's video interview with psychiatrist released
Theater shooter's video interview with psychiatrist released

Prosecutors have released hours of video showing Colorado theater shooter James Holmes' interviews with a psychiatrist about the 2012 massacre in suburban Denver.

57 mins ago
Storm brings more snow, ice to large part of Midwest
Storm brings more snow, ice to large part of Midwest

Snow and freezing rain has prompted officials to close the largest school districts in Nebraska and Iowa ahead of a winter storm that's threatening the Midwest with several inches of snow.

9 hrs 7 mins ago
Lawyers: Immigrant kids' detention is prolonged, unexplained
Lawyers: Immigrant kids' detention is prolonged, unexplained

Immigrant advocates say they are suing the federal government for allegedly detaining immigrant children too long and improperly refusing to release them to relatives.

6 hrs 27 mins ago
The Latest: Porn star's suit vs. Trump could be tossed out
The Latest: Porn star's suit vs. Trump could be tossed out

A federal judge appeared inclined to toss out a lawsuit against President Donald Trump by porn actress Stormy Daniels that seeks to tear up a hush-money settlement about their alleged affair.

1 hr 17 mins ago
Judge declares Iowa fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional
Judge declares Iowa fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional

A state court judge rules Iowa's fetal heartbeat law unconstitutional, concludes state Supreme Court's earlier decisions affirming a woman's fundamental right to an abortion would include the new law passed last year.

2 hrs 37 mins ago
Ex-University of Okla. students apologize for racist video
Ex-University of Okla. students apologize for racist video

University of Oklahoma students are demanding action from campus administrators after video of a now-former student wearing black face paint and using a racial slur got attention online.

3 hrs 17 mins ago
Confederate flag from S. Carolina Statehouse put on display
Confederate flag from S. Carolina Statehouse put on display

The last Confederate flag to fly at the South Carolina Statehouse has quietly been put on display at a museum.

3 hrs 47 mins ago
Gusty offshore winds sweep Southern California, kill couple
Gusty offshore winds sweep Southern California, kill couple

Gusty winds sweeping across Southern California have toppled trees onto roads, cars and yards.

3 hrs 27 mins ago
Police seek man suspected in fatal shooting at Illinois mall
Police seek man suspected in fatal shooting at Illinois mall

Police say the suspect they are searching for in the fatal shooting of a teenager at a suburban Chicago mall is a 19-year-old acquaintance of the victim.

5 hrs 27 mins ago
China seems to confirm scientist's gene-edited babies claim
China seems to confirm scientist's gene-edited babies claim

A Chinese investigation into reports of the world's first gene-edited babies seems to have confirmed their existence.

January 21st, 12:53 PM EST
Starbucks rolls out delivery service for coffee drinkers
Starbucks rolls out delivery service for coffee drinkers

Starbucks expanding drinks-delivery service to San Francisco, adding other cities in the coming weeks.

19 hrs 57 mins ago
Photographer Leighton Mark, shot in Beirut in 1984, has died
Photographer Leighton Mark, shot in Beirut in 1984, has died

Leighton Mark, a photojournalist who taught himself to make pictures with one arm after he was wounded in 1984 while covering the civil war in Lebanon, has died.

7 hrs 27 mins ago
'I still weep': Parkland survivors write book on shooting
'I still weep': Parkland survivors write book on shooting

Students and teachers from the Florida school where 17 died in February's high school massacre have written a raw, poignant book about living through the tragedy.

19 hrs 37 mins ago
Lawsuits ramp up pressure on family that owns opioid company
Lawsuits ramp up pressure on family that owns opioid company

Lawsuits are seeking to hold the drug industry accountable for the opioid crisis in the US, but one family is getting a lot of the scrutiny.

January 18th, 12:13 PM EST

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