National News

Home News National News

Montana lets mine work proceed but warns revocation possible

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Montana regulators have allowed a company to proceed with exploration work for a large silver and copper mine near the...

California suburbs again under siege from wind-driven fires

VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — For the second time in two months, wind-driven fires tore through California communities in the middle of the night, leaving...

Macy’s Thanksgiving parade revels on amid tight security

NEW YORK (AP) — The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade featured balloons, bands, stars and heavy security in a year marked by attacks on outdoor...

Fast-moving flames force people to flee on a moment’s notice

FALLBROOK, Calif. (AP) — Flames were practically on top of Dick and Joan Marsala's home when they got an urgent knock on the door...

Crash sends California police car off road, killing 2 boys

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles County sheriff's patrol vehicle heading to an emergency call crashed with another car and then ran onto...

Police say Reno gunman didn’t plan attack from high-rise

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A gunman took a woman hostage and opened fire on a downtown Reno street from the eighth floor of a...

Voters choose a mayor as Atlanta confronts prosperity, peril

ATLANTA (AP) — Voters in Atlanta were choosing Tuesday between two women to be the next mayor, testing the staying power of a long-dominant...

Trump credits troops, and himself, for military advances

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump thanked U.S. troops for their service on Thursday, assuring them "we're really winning" against America's foes...

Killer of 7 in Connecticut sentenced to life in prison

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — An East Coast drifter who killed seven people in Connecticut in 2003 and drove a van he called the...

Special court to oversee hundreds of deadly asbestos claims

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the creation of a special court to oversee hundreds of claims filed on...

Conyers resigns from Congress amid harassment allegations

DETROIT (AP) — Democratic Rep. John Conyers resigned from Congress on Tuesday after a nearly 53-year career, becoming the first Capitol Hill politician to...

Shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, as retailers branch out

NEW YORK (AP) — Shoppers are hitting the stores on Thanksgiving as retailers under pressure look for ways to poach shoppers from their rivals. As...

No verdict yet in San Francisco pier killing as jury breaks

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The criminal case against a Mexican man accused of killing a woman on a crowded San Francisco pier is coming...

Sen. Paul says man who tackled him spoke to him after...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says a man who tackled him in his yard spoke to him afterward about why he...

Ransomware slows North Carolina county government to a crawl

A cyberattack slowed county government to a crawl Wednesday in North Carolina's most populous metro area as deputies processed jail inmates by hand, the...

Thousands pay respects to officer slain during traffic stop

NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Thousands of police officers from around the country turned out to pay respects Wednesday to a rookie Pennsylvania police...

Kansas plan for new prison draws criticism from lawmakers

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A plan to have the largest private prison operator in the U.S. build a new state prison for Kansas immediately...

Some Vegas shooting victims want donation plan revised

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Some victims injured in the mass shooting at an outdoor music festival in Las Vegas on Tuesday asked a committee...

Son of slain black man wants life in prison for ex-officer

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The son of a black motorist who was shot to death by a white former police officer asked a judge...

Exonerated Baltimore man: $15 million verdict brings justice

BALTIMORE (AP) — Sabein Burgess spent nearly two decades behind bars for a murder he always insisted he had nothing to do with. Now,...

STAY CONNECTED

17,232FansLike
1,138FollowersFollow
534SubscribersSubscribe
Translate »