Govt. Canceling Federal Funds For California's…

The Federal Railroad Administration says the California High-Speed Rail Authority didn't make enough progress with the project.

Nurse charged in fatal drug-swap error pleads not guilty

A Tennessee nurse charged with criminal homicide after a medication error killed a patient has pleaded not guilty

Trump Calls Report He Tried To Interfere In…

President Trump said he never asked his attorney general to replace the head of an investigation tied to Michael Cohen.

The Latest: Blood found on missing woman's fiance…

Police investigating the disappearance of a Colorado woman found blood on a bottle of bleach and a mop during a mid-December search of her fiance's property

West Virginia Teachers Will Continue To Strike…

​The House voted 53-45 to postpone the bill indefinitely.

Detroit center to remove name of ex-mayor with…

Officials say Detroit's Cobo Center will change its name, removing the surname of a former mayor known for his racist policies

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Elizabeth Warren Proposes Sweeping Universal…

The Democratic presidential hopeful proposed a plan that would make child care free or affordable for every family.

Groups want offshore drilling tests to cease during lawsuit

Conservation groups suing President Donald Trump's administration over plans to conduct offshore drilling tests want a judge to halt preparatory work for the drilling until their case is heard in court

Roger Stone Apologizes To Judge For Controversial…

The now-deleted post featured a photo of U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson with what looked to be crosshairs next to her head.

NYPD detective receives posthumous promotion at…

A New York City police detective killed by friendly fire last week has received a posthumous promotion

16 States Sue Over President Trump's National…

​The suit seeks a preliminary injunction to block President Trump from building a border wall while the case plays out.

Officer's lawyers: No resentencing needed in…

Lawyers for white Chicago police officer convicted of murder for fatally shooting black teenager Laquan McDonald say prosecutors have no right to challenge his nearly 7-year prison term

Trump Calls Venezuela's President A 'Cuban Puppet…

President Trump gave a speech in Miami and continued his push to force Venezuela's president out of power.

St. Louis merger group: Plan would save millions in taxes

Nonprofit behind the effort to merge St. Louis city and county says the consolidation would save the region's taxpayers nearly $5 billion in the first 10 years

Understanding The Pitfalls Of How We Teach Black…

Most U.S. schools' black history curricula have some pretty major blind spots. How do we fix them?

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Florida officer goes on trial for killing black motorist

For the first time in 26 years, a Florida police officer is standing trial for an on-duty killing _ and one of his defenses will be the state's controversial "stand your ground" law

US Airlines To Offer More Gender Options In…

Several major U.S. airlines have confirmed that they'll soon offer more gender options for passengers during the booking process.

3 inmates charged in beating death at West Virginia jail

West Virginia authorities say they have charged three Southern Region Jail inmates with murder in the beating death of a fourth inmate

Virginia School Board May Remove Transgender…

A school board in Virginia is holding a public hearing Tuesday over its transgender bathroom policy, months before it's expected in court.

Funeral scheduled Wednesday for Illinois shooting…

Funeral set for 21-year-old college student killed on first day of internship when employee opens fire inside Illinois manufacturing facility

Trump Calls On European Allies To Take Back…

Denmark, the U.K. and France have turned down President Trump's request.

Amtrak modifies Keystone Service due to weather

Amtrak is modifying its Keystone Service between New York and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, due to the impending winter storm

Former Rep. Anthony Weiner Released From Prison

Weiner served about 15 months in a federal prison for sending obscene content to a minor.

Heavy rains swamping Deep South

Heavy rains are causing problems in parts of the Deep South

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How Racist History Books Spurred The Black…

Black history education is a fairly new concept in U.S. schools. In order to understand its development, let's start from the beginning.

Walkout by West Virginia teachers enters 2nd day

Teachers will remain on strike for a second day in West Virginia, even though the House of Delegates effectively killed a complex education bill

Payless Is Set To Close All Its Remaining US…

​Payless will be closing all 2,100 of its remaining stores in the U.S.