Heather Hollingsworth, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 1:43pm
The stepmother of a Kansas boy whose father killed him and fed his remains to the family's pigs talked on a private Facebook group about restraining the child with handcuffs, ace bandages and splints, according to a search warrant released Monday.
Dave Collins, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 1:43pm
A court on Monday overturned an order for a Connecticut financier to pay nearly $90,000 in attorney fees racked up by a British television host during a long-running and bitter international child custody dispute.
Andrew Taylor, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 1:35pm
President Donald Trump is proposing to balance the federal budget within a decade by making sharp cuts to social safety-net programs like food stamps and Medicaid and offering optimistic estimates of economic growth and tax revenues to fulfill the promise of a government back in the black.
Christopher Sherman, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 1:25pm
Waving arms and brandishing a long electric prod, the ranch hands and truck drivers herd about 400 leggy calves onto trucks as the sun crests on the outskirts of this border city. After spending their first eight months on the ranches of Gildardo Lopez Hinojosa, the calves are about to cross the border — bound for Texas and U.S. feed lots beyond.
Marley Jay, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 1:14pm
U.S. stocks are higher Monday as software, chip makers and other technology companies climb. Defense contractors are also rising as the market bounces back from a turbulent week. Energy companies are taking modest losses.
Blake Nicholson, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 1:05pm
The Dakota Access pipeline system leaked more than 100 gallons of oil in North Dakota in two separate incidents in March — the second and third known leaks discovered as crews prepared the disputed $3.8 billion pipeline for operation.
Sinan Salaheddin, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 12:35pm
Saudi Arabia's energy minister said Monday that he doesn't expect any objections to a nine-month extension to the existing output cut deal between OPEC and non-OPEC members — an agreement that would extend the deal through March 2018.
Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 12:14pm
Workers this weekend finished installing a protective cover over a partially-collapsed tunnel that contained radioactive waste on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the U.S. Department of Energy said Monday.
Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press | Posted
May 22nd - 11:29am
Uncertainty over the future of health care for millions grew deeper Monday as insurers released a blueprint for stabilizing wobbly markets and the Trump administration left in limbo the fate of billions of dollars in federal payments.