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California governor wants more shelters and forced treatment of mentally illto ease states growing homeless pr..

California governor wants more shelters and forced treatment of mentally ill to ease state’s growing homeless problem.

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:38 am

Feds positive economic view complicated by viral outbreak

Federal Reserve policymakers’ positive economic outlook complicated by China viral outbreak

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:34 am

Sheriff: Prison reform advocate planted guns for jail break

Tennessee authorities say a longtime prison reform advocate was preparing to stage a jail break when he hid loaded guns and ammunition in a new jail that was under constr

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:32 am

4 Indiana teens charged in fatal shooting of 3 men, 1 woman

Authorities say four young men have been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of three men and a woman found slain in a ransacked Indianapolis apartment

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:28 am

Turn music down, library guard asked. Then she was stabbed.

Authorities say a man stabbed a library security guard to death after she told him to turn his music down

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:26 am

Blagojevich praises Trump from Chicago home after release

Former Illinois Democratic Gov. Rod Blagojevich gushed about Donald Trump a day after the Republican president commuted his sentence for political corruption

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:25 am

Should Facebook, Google be liable for user posts? asks U.S. Attorney General Barr

U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday questioned whether Facebook, Google and other major online platforms still need the immunity from legal liability that has

Reuters 20 Feb 2020 12:21 am

Shooting outside Mississippi hospital leaves 3 dead

Police say a man in Mississippi fatally shot a woman and an unarmed security guard in a hospital parking lot before fatally shooting himself

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:17 am

Key Pentagon official to resign at Trump's request amid Huawei trade spat

A key Pentagon official said on Wednesday he would leave his post at President Donald Trump's request, according to a copy of his resignation letter seen by Reuters, afte

Reuters 20 Feb 2020 12:16 am

Exclusive: SmileDirectClubs top dentist risks losing license in California crackdown

The top dentist and public face of SmileDirectClub is at risk of losing his California license following a two-year state dental board investigation, records reviewed by

Reuters 20 Feb 2020 12:15 am

Judge dismisses ex-Knicks star Oakley's lawsuit against Dolan, MSG over removal from game

A federal judge has dismissed former New York Knicks star Charles Oakley's lawsuit against team owner James Dolan stemming from his forcible, televised ejection from a ba

Reuters 20 Feb 2020 12:07 am

North Dakota regulators OK expanded Dakota Access pipeline

North Dakota regulators have unanimously approved expanded capacity for the Dakota Access pipeline

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:06 am

2 teens arrested in library fire that killed firefighter

Police have arrested two 13-year-old boys suspected of starting a fire at a California public library that killed at least one firefighter

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:05 am

Bid to ax greyhound racing funds rejected in West Virginia

West Virginia senators have rejected a bill to cut state funding for the greyhound racing industry

ABC News 20 Feb 2020 12:00 am

Another Catholic diocese seeks bankruptcy after abuse deals

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is seeking bankruptcy protection six months after disclosing it had paid millions of dollars to people sexually ab

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 11:55 pm

Tennessee governor won't intervene in scheduled execution

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee says he won't grant clemency to a death row inmate scheduled to be executed Thursday

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 11:52 pm

First lady Melania Trump honored by Christian college

First lady Melania Trump touted her “Be Best” program and the Trump administration's battle against the opioid crisis as she accept an award from a Florida Ch

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 11:40 pm

Sandusky prosecutor and former Penn State lawyer disciplined

A former prosecutor who led the child molestation case against former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is losing his law license for a year over his han

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 11:37 pm

Chelsea Manning renews effort to end jail term in Virginia

Former intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning is again asking a judge to let her out of jail

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 11:27 pm

Fire at Minnesota recycling plant affecting air quality

Officials are monitoring the air quality in a small Minnesota community where a fire at a metal recycling plant has burned for more than 24 hours

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 11:11 pm

UN: Thousands fleeing Syrian offensive, kids dying in cold

 The U_N_ humanitarian chief says hundreds of thousands of people fleeing a Russian-backed Syrian offensive are being squeezed into ever smaller areas near Turkey&rs

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 10:58 pm

3 charged after 11-year-old gives birth in Missouri bathtub

Three relatives of an 11-year-old girl who gave birth in the bathtub of her suburban St. Louis home are facing criminal charges

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 10:58 pm

Agency ordered to pay fees in 'IM GOD' license plate case

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has to pay more than $150,000 in legal fees for a man who won a lawsuit allowing him to put "IM GOD" on his license plate

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 10:55 pm

US home construction dips 3.6% in January

US home construction edges down 3.6% in January but stays close to 13-year high

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 10:27 pm

Former Democratic presidential hopeful Yang joins CNN as commentator

Former Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang is joining CNN as a political commentator, the cable network said on Wednesday.

Reuters 19 Feb 2020 10:00 pm

U.S. says accused bike-path killer Saipov threatened to behead jail officer

A man charged with killing eight people by driving a truck down a lower Manhattan bike path in October 2017 recently threatened to decapitate an officer at the jail that

Reuters 19 Feb 2020 9:32 pm

Hundreds still without power as Mississippi flood recedes

Hundreds of homes and businesses remain without power as floodwaters recede around Jackson, Mississippi, and it's unclear when the lights will come back on

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 8:07 pm

Delaware State Police: 4 found dead in tent at homeless camp

Authorities in Delaware confirm four people have been found dead inside a tent at a homeless camp

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 6:19 pm

Sri Lanka says it will withdraw from UN rights resolution

Sri Lanka's prime minister says the government has decided to withdraw from co-sponsorship of a 2015 U.N. Human Rights Council resolution calling for the investigation of

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 6:03 pm

Two firefighters die in blaze at California library: sheriff

Two firefighters died as they tried to put out a blaze at a library in central California late on Tuesday, the sheriff said.

Reuters 19 Feb 2020 5:36 pm

Jurors in Durst murder case could face 5 month trial

New York real estate heir Robert Durst is going on trial for murder five years after his arrest in an old California killing

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 12:05 pm

Witness says man on trial told her, 'I done shot the police'

A witness says a man on trial in Mississippi told her he had shot a police officer

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 10:25 am

Ex-governor Blagojevich released from prison after Trump pardon

Rod Blagojevich walked out of prison Tuesday after President Donald Trump cut short the 14-year prison sentence handed to the former Illino

The Times of India 19 Feb 2020 8:17 am

Judge allows South Carolina suit over offshore tests to proceed

A federal judge ruled on Tuesday that some of the claims raised by South Carolina in a lawsuit against the Trump administration over seismic tests for oil and gas deposit

Reuters 19 Feb 2020 8:00 am

Fowl play: Man's chicken restaurant robbery foiled by police

A masked man attempting to rob a Kentucky chicken joint at gun point wound up fleeing the restaurant empty-handed when two married police officers on a date night chased

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 7:55 am

Washington state woman pleads not guilty in baby theft case

A Washington state woman has pleaded not guilty to drugging a new mother after authorities say she posed as a photographer in a complex plot to kidnap the mother’s

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 7:49 am

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is released from prison after his sentenced is commuted by President Dona..

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is released from prison after his sentenced is commuted by President Donald Trump

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 7:00 am

Woman pleads guilty in 1993 LA arson fire that killed 10

A woman has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter for a 1993 arson fire at a Los Angeles apartment building that killed 10 people, including seven children

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 6:49 am

Woman granted clemency got support from another ex-prisoner

A 40-year-old Texas woman stands out among those named in President Donald Trump's Tuesday clemency blitz mainly for her lack of political connections

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 6:36 am

Mexican man charged with working as Russian agent in Florida

A Mexican man has been charged with working as a Russian agent in South Florida

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 6:36 am

Nebraska denies pardon for notorious killer's ex-girlfriend

Nebraska's pardons board has refused to pardon the murder conviction of the ex-girlfriend of Charles Starkweather, the infamous killer who went on a rampage in the 1950s

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 6:35 am

Police: No injuries as gunfire exchanged in Colorado Walmart

Police say a man and woman exchanged gunfire inside a suburban Denver Walmart, panicking shoppers and triggering a swarming police response

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 6:33 am

Correction: Tribune-CEO story

In a story February 3, 2020, about executive changes at Tribune, The Associated Press erroneously stated in a headline that two executives were leaving the company

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 6:28 am

Ultimate choice: Tennessee inmates wrestle with how to die

Attorneys for Tennessee's death row inmates say their clients face a unique and unenviable choice: choosing between two questionable and painful methods of execution

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 6:22 am

Trump commutes Blagojevich sentence, pardons junk bond king Milken

U.S. President Donald Trump came under fire on Tuesday for commuting the sentence of Rod Blagojevich, the ex-Illinois governor convicted of trying to peddle Barack Obama'

Reuters 19 Feb 2020 5:53 am

Police: Man stabbed child at random in Texas McDonald's

A 25-year-old man was arrested Tuesday afternoon after authorities said he randomly stabbed a child while she was in the play area at a McDonald's restaurant in El Paso,

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 5:43 am

Man charged with shooting kids who threw snowballs at car

A Milwaukee man is charged with firing shots at children who threw snowballs at his car, injuring two of them

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 5:32 am

Florida woman in fraud case among those with Trump clemency

A Florida woman convicted in a $205 million Medicare fraud scheme is among 11 federal inmates on whose behalf President Donald Trump has taken clemency actions

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 5:23 am

Trial begins in lawsuit over missing woman's murdered sons

A final chapter has begun in the horrific saga of a Utah woman who vanished a decade ago and the killings of her young sons years later

ABC News 19 Feb 2020 5:18 am