The Latest: Harvard can't yet comment on…

Harvard University says it is not in a position to comment on a lawsuit complaining it has profited from images of two 19th-century slaves

Oklahoma's top court hearing request to delay…

The Oklahoma Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a motion to delay the state's lawsuit against drugmakers accusing them of fueling an opioid epidemic

Officer’s Lawsuit Against Chicago Police Defies…

As the Chicago PD starts to implement a consent decree to reform the department, a new lawsuit alleges the 'code of silence' is still alive and well.

Missouri regulators approve Midwest wind energy power line

Missouri regulators have reversed course and given the go-ahead to one of the nation's largest renewable energy projects

Georgia man confessed he helped burn teacher's…

'It looked like it was all ash.' Georgia man confessed on video to burning body of missing teacher

The Latest: Cleanup begins at Texas…

Crews that extinguished a fire that burned for days at a Houston-area petrochemicals storage facility are now cleaning up the site.

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USC: Students Linked To Admissions Scandal Can't…

The university said students linked to alleged scam are under review on a case-by-case basis.

Officers hailed for catching kids dropped by mom from window

Four Des Moines police officers are being hailed for catching children dropped by their mother from a third-story window during an apartment fire

Washington state deputy killed in shootout with…

A sheriff's deputy was killed and a police officer was injured after an exchange of gunfire during an attempted traffic stop near the central Washington city of Ellensburg

Man who sought drugs smuggled by sled to be…

A North Carolina man is due to be sentenced in federal court for plotting to steal a shipment of counterfeit Xanax pills valued at $1.6 million that were smuggled into the United States from Canada.

Illinois Supreme Court Rejects Bid To Re-sentence…

A judge sentenced Jason Van Dyke to nearly seven years in prison in January.

Assistant principal accused of harassing trans boy loses job

The board of education in Harrison County, West Virginia, has voted not to renew the contract of an assistant principal accused of harassing a transgender high school student

The Latest: Witness: Officer said 'I don't know…

A witness says he saw a white officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager in Pittsburgh panicking on the sidewalk, saying "I don't know why I shot him"

The Latest: US markets edge lower ahead of Fed…

Stocks are edging lower and bond yields are declining slightly as traders wait for the latest interest rate policy statement and economic forecast from the Federal Reserve.

White House Proposes Limits On Some Federal…

As part of proposed reforms to the Higher Education Act, the Trump administration is suggesting putting a cap on federal student loan borrowing.

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Wife defends Alabama man charged in '99 double…

The wife of an Alabama man charged with capital murder in the slaying of two teenagers nearly 20 years ago says he's innocent

Labrador retriever most pup-ular US dog breed for…

Labrador retrievers are still the most popular U.S. dog breed, but German shorthaired pointers are tugging harder than ever at the top ranks of pup-ularity

Arizona woman used pepper spray on adopted kids…

Arizona authorities say a woman has been arrested on allegations of using pepper spray to discipline her seven adopted children and locking them inside a closet for days

Documents Related To FBI Raids Of Cohen's House…

They show the FBI had access to Cohen's cell phones and email accounts.

Dozens of rattlesnakes removed from under Texas home

A Texas homeowner who reported seeing "a few" snakes underneath his home actually had dozens of rattlesnakes living beneath his property

$800K Wells Fargo penalty OK'd in Schilling video…

A judge has approved an agreement for Wells Fargo Securities to pay an $800K civil penalty to end an SEC lawsuit over Rhode Island's failed $75 million deal with former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's video game company

Is your kitchen-sink disposal environmentally…

If you're trying to be more eco-friendly at home, should you use your kitchen garbage disposal?

Trial To Begin For Former Police Officer Who Shot…

Former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld fatally shot the teenager in 2018 after the teen ran from a car he'd pulled over.

1 captain retires, 1 demoted in Detroit police racism probe

A white Detroit police captain has retired while another was demoted and reassigned as part of an audit of racial troubles within a west side precinct

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He Was Crushed by a Bulldozer Over 10 Pot Plants

The family of a Pennsylvania man killed after he fled a clearing where he was growing 10 pot plants fault state authorities for chasing him with equipment similar to "a military tank." Though his friend was arrested at the game preserve in Berks County on July 9, 2018, Gregory Longenecker,...

Passenger rail route suspended, more evacuate…

Passenger rail traffic on a popular Missouri route has been suspended and evacuations continue as the flooding Missouri River busts more levees

Pentagon Shares List Of Projects That Could Be…

The Pentagon sent lawmakers a list of projects that could be affected by President Donald Trump's emergency declaration.