News  /  U.S.  / 

Most Recent

Confederate monument in St. Louis to be removed by Friday

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:54am

A Confederate monument will be removed by Friday from a St. Louis park under a deal between the city and the Missouri Civil War Museum.

Supreme Court sides with same-sex couples in Arkansas suit

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:50am

The Supreme Court has ruled for same-sex couples who complained an Arkansas birth certificate law discriminated against them.

Supreme Court won't reinstate botched execution lawsuit

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:50am

The Supreme Court is declining to reinstate a civil rights lawsuit filed by the brother of an Oklahoma man whose botched execution in 2014 lasted nearly three-quarters of an hour.

Trump attacks Obama's handling of Russian meddling

Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:40am

President Donald Trump says investigators have "zero 'tapes'" showing that his associates colluded with Moscow to try to influence the 2016 election.

Man arrested after pilotless boat crashes onto Florida beach

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:40am

Authorities say they've arrested a man connected to a stolen boat that crashed unmanned onto a Florida beach.

Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death

Amy Forliti, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:34am

The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last year, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement in his death, according to an announcement Monday by her attorneys and the Minneapolis suburb that employed the officer.

WWI veteran's long lost Purple Heart returned to his family

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:30am

A long lost Purple Heart medal awarded to a World War I veteran wounded in a gas attack has been returned to his family in central New York.

Marines rekindling old Afghan relations in Helmand Province

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:27am

In Afghanistan's turbulent Helmand province, U.S. Marines are rekindling old relationships and identifying weaknesses in the Afghan forces that the Trump administration hopes to address with a new strategy and the targeted infusion of several thousand American forces.

Adjunct who posted about N. Korea detainee won't be rehired

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:20am

The University of Delaware won't rehire a professor who said a college student who died after being held by North Korea "got exactly what he deserved."

Trump to welcome India's prime minister to White House

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 7:06am

President Donald Trump meets for the first time Monday with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Trump eager for big meeting with Putin; some advisers wary

Vivian Salama, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:53am

President Donald Trump is eager to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin with full diplomatic bells and whistles when the two are in Germany for a multinational summit next month. But the idea is exposing deep divisions within the administration on the best way to approach Moscow in the midst of an ongoing investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. elections.

Mother of Philando Castile, black motorist killed by Minnesota officer, reaches $3 million settlement in his death

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:53am

Mother of Philando Castile, black motorist killed by Minnesota officer, reaches $3 million settlement in his death.

Police chief loses part of arm in fireworks accident

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:43am

A Pennsylvania police chief has lost part of his arm following a fireworks accident at the town's fireman's carnival.

Police find assault suspect locked in porta-potty

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:20am

Police say a Pennsylvania man trying to avoid capture locked himself in a portable bathroom.

7 firefighters injured battling fire near LGBTQ pride parade

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:52am

Seven firefighters have been injured fighting a fire that broke out near New York City's LGBTQ Pride Month parade route.

Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford has arrived in Afghanistan to weigh next military options, meet with coalition leaders

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:50am

Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford has arrived in Afghanistan to weigh next military options, meet with coalition leaders.

South Carolina medical student dies in Peru hiking accident

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:22am

University of South Carolina officials say a medical student has died in an apparent hiking accident while on a medical outreach mission trip in Peru.

Hurricane Dora forms in the Pacific off Mexico's coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 3:16am

Hurricane Dora has formed in the Pacific off Mexico's southwestern coast.

Hurricane Dora forms in the Pacific off Mexico's southwestern coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 3:16am

Hurricane Dora forms in the Pacific off Mexico's southwestern coast.