Arizona residents are closer to getting a tax credit for attending a firearms safety class after Republican lawmakers passed a measure offering a dollar for dollar tax credit for concealed carry permit holders on Monday
California drivers are paying about 76 cents more for a gallon of gas than the rest of the country, and a state government panel was told here are different reasons _ a high state gas tax, more rigorous regulation and perhaps gouging by oil companies
A squirrel caused a power disruption in Tulsa, Oklahoma for over 5,500 people. Apparently that's not a rare occurrence. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
India's government has effectively blocked a Facebook program that sought to connect with low-income residents by offering free access to a limited version of the social network and other Internet services
The U.S. Environmental Protection has given final approval to a costly cleanup program for a Montana community where health officials say hundreds of people have been killed by asbestos exposure
A U.N. panel says it is proposing greenhouse gas emissions standards for planes that fly internationally beginning in 2020 for new aircraft designs and three years later for designs already in production
The wife of a former senior leader of the Islamic State has been charged in federal court with contributing to the death of American hostage Kayla Mueller
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and other Turkish officials for talks on reducing the influx of migrants to Europe
The jailed leader of the armed Oregon standoff is calling on elected officials to support those charged in connection with taking over a national wildlife preserve
Eli Manning's weird and emotionless reaction to his brother, Peyton, winning the Super Bowl has people going in on the New York Giants Quarterback. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
U.S. auto safety investigators have determined that electronic gear shifters in some newer Fiat Chrysler SUVs and cars are so confusing that drivers have exited the vehicles while they are in gear, causing 121 crashes and 30 injuries
Nurses say understaffing is widespread at hospitals around New York, and they're pushing state lawmakers to adopt minimum staffing requirements
Chesapeake Energy says it has 'no plans' to file for bankruptcy protection, after a news report saying it hired a law firm spooked investors and sent its stock plummeting
The Colorado Department of Human Services is considering a requirement that social workers examine prior contacts with a child to determine if further investigation is necessary after the deaths of 43 children in Colorado's welfare program
Chipotle bowed out of Monday's lunch rush to give employees a chance to meet about food safety and offered free burritos to win customers back.
A freshly launched North Korean satellite got a look of Levi's Stadium about an hour after the game ended. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.