Orange flames lick at the roof of the coal mine, heat building and visibility dropping as smoke begins to fill the underground passageway. Then, with the push of a few buttons on a hand-held remote, the flames flicker out, the smoke dissipates and the lights come on. The roar of fire is replaced by the trickle of nearby water.
Corey Williams, Associated Press | posted 38 minutes ago
FBI agents plan a third day of digging Wednesday in suburban Detroit for the remains of former Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa, who disappeared 38 years ago.
The Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 4:00am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Nicholas Riccardi, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 3:50am
Bob and Barbara Schmidt dashed to their home on a dirt road in a heavily wooded area northeast of Colorado Springs as smoke from what would become the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history filled the air.
Stephen Ohlemacher, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 2:20am
The Internal Revenue Service is about to pay $70 million in employee bonuses despite an Obama administration directive to cancel discretionary bonuses because of automatic spending cuts enacted this year, according to a GOP senator.
Kyle Hightower and Mike Schneider, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 1:28am
Prosecutors and defense attorneys in the George Zimmerman murder trial are about to move into the next phase of jury selection.
Shaya Tayefe Mohajer, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 1:24am
Michael Hastings, the war correspondent whose unflinching reporting from Afghanistan led to the resignation of a top U.S. army general, has died in a car accident in Los Angeles, according to his employer and family.
Stephen Braun, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 1:23am
The obscure oversight board that President Barack Obama wants to scrutinize the National Security Agency's secret surveillance system is little known for good reason. The U.S. Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board has operated fitfully during its eight years of low-profile existence, stymied by congressional infighting and, at times, censorship by government lawyers.
Erica Werner and David Espo, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 1:22am
Supporters of a far-reaching immigration bill in the Senate see fresh momentum from a report by the Congressional Budget Office that says the measure would boost the economy and reduce federal deficits by billions of dollars.
Charles Babington, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 1:21am
Republican lawmakers have a message for those who want the party to soften its emphasis on social conservatism in hopes of reaching a wider national audience: Not so fast.
Rachel D'oro, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 1:12am
A heat wave hitting Alaska may not rival the blazing heat of Phoenix or Las Vegas, but to residents of the 49th state, the days of hot weather feel like a stifling oven _ or a tropical paradise.
The Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 1:11am
Jimmy Hoffa's disappearance almost 40 years ago has been the stuff of urban legend, prompting numerous theories about what happened to the former Teamsters leader.
Thomas J. Sheeran and Kantele Franko, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 12:52am
A woman told authorities she was held captive for more than a year by three people who forced her to do housework, raided her bank account and menaced her with snakes and pit bulls.
Denise Lavoie, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 12:36am
A former enforcer for James "Whitey" Bulger is expected to face more tough cross-examination by Bulger's lawyers when he returns to the witness stand for a third day.
Jim Kuhnhenn, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 12:19am
Five years and 50 years. As President Barack Obama revisits Berlin, he can't escape those anniversaries and the inevitable comparisons to history and personal achievement.
Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 12:17am
Worry and speculation have consumed investors since Chairman Ben Bernanke spoke to Congress last month about the Federal Reserve's drive to keep long-term interest rates at record lows.
Associated Press | posted 36 minutes ago
Fire authorities say eight people have been hurt, several of them seriously, in a Manhattan vehicle crash.
Associated Press | posted 56 minutes ago
Former investigators of the TWA Flight 800 crash off Long Island are calling on the National Transportation Safety Board to re-examine the case.
Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 4:07am
A 41-year-old man is being held on $5 million bail after police say he castrated a paraplegic during a dispute at an assisted living facility in Philadelphia.
Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 3:40am
A Boeing 787 flying from Denver to Tokyo diverted to Seattle because of an oil filter issue, a United Airlines spokeswoman said.
Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 2:11am
A wide-ranging farm bill the House is considering would cut food stamps by $2 billion a year and make it more difficult for some people to qualify for the domestic food aid program.
Valerie Bonk, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 2:02am
The 19th-century orator and writer Frederick Douglass will once again stand tall in the U.S. Capitol.
Mike Schneider, Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 1:29am
Prosecutors and defense attorneys personally interviewed 58 potential jurors over seven days about their media exposure to the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin by former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman last year in Sanford, Fla. They have asked 40 jury candidates to return for the next round of questioning and dismissed scores of others. They eventually must whittle down the pool to six jurors and four alternates who will decide Zimmerman's second-degree murder case.
The Associated Press | posted Jun 19th - 1:00am
"After this Kermit Gosnell trial, (and) some of the horrific acts that were going on, the vast majority of the American people believe in the substance of this bill, and so do I." _ House Speaker John Boehner, after the Republican-led House passed a far-reaching bill to ban almost all abortions after 20 weeks.
MSNBC U.S. Headlines
Cadaver dog reacts to scent in Jimmy Hoffa search
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:19:09 GMT
FBI director to be questioned about Snowden leaks
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:19:09 GMT
Alleged child rapist nabbed hours after being added to FBI's 'Most Wanted' list
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:00:55 GMT
Police search Patriots player’s home
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:00:54 GMT
'Extreme' Arizona wildfire burns 5,000 acres in just 7 hours
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 11:24:52 GMT
CNN U.S. Headlines
Alternative healing or quackery?
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 10:23:05 EDT
Bigger threat: Snowden or NSA?
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:54:39 EDT
Rep said what about abortion?
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:53:36 EDT
Boy beats racists in NBA Finals
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:51:31 EDT
Wipe out stigma of mental illness
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 10:20:07 EDT
Fox U.S. Headlines
FedEx 4Q profit drops as economic growth is weak
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:08:44 GMT
Former TWA Flight 800 investigators want new probe
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 11:38:37 GMT
Police: Paraplegic castrated at Philly facility
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 09:35:24 GMT
Authorities name casualties in Colorado fire
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 09:19:15 GMT
Jurors reflect on complexities of Zimmerman case
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 07:29:04 GMT
CBS U.S. Headlines
Video: Eye Opener: Four Americans killed in Afghanistan
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 07:14:54 EDT
Afghan gov't suspends talks with U.S. on future security pact over "contradiction" in U.S. handling of Taliban talks
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 03:03:00 EDT
Video: From the archives: Berlin Wall history
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:34:55 EDT
Video: Kennedy's speech at the Berlin Wall
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:33:23 EDT
Video: John F. Kennedy: "I am a Berliner"
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:24:00 EDT
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