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BLM whistleblower reinstated in Nevada grazing dispute

Scott Sonner, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:21pm

A longtime government range specialist who claimed he was fired in retaliation for repeatedly reporting illegal livestock grazing on federal land in eastern Nevada has been reinstated as part of a settlement of his whistleblower complaint against the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.

Indiana's top lawyer faces hearing on groping allegations

Tom Davies, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:23pm

Indiana's attorney general faces a hearing over whether allegations that he drunkenly groped four women at a bar amounted to professional misconduct.

The Latest: Nearly 112K without power after Dallas tornado

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:10pm

The Latest on the tornado that touched down in Dallas (all times local):

NWS confirms a tornado touched down in Dallas

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 9:39pm

The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touched down in Dallas on Sunday night, causing structural damage and knocking out electricity to thousands.

Mulvaney's missteps draw scrutiny from Trump allies

Zeke Miller, Jill Colvin and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 9:33pm

For Mick Mulvaney, the hits just keep on coming.

Pelosi leads congressional delegation in Afghanistan visit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 7:57pm

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has led a congressional delegation on a visit to Afghanistan.

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens join Country Music Hall of Fame

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 7:22pm

Best-selling country duo of all time Brooks & Dunn, comedian and singer Ray Stevens and record executive Jerry Bradley have been inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in a star-filled ceremony.

Search for small plane missing near North Carolina airport

Jonathan Drew, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 6:46pm

Operations were temporarily halted at a busy North Carolina airport Sunday night after it lost radar contact with an approaching small plane, launching a search by fire and rescue units around a densely forested state park nearby.

Report: Synagogue massacre led to string of attack plots

Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 5:31pm

At least 12 white supremacists have been arrested on allegations of plotting, threatening or carrying out anti-Semitic attacks in the U.S. since the massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue nearly one year ago, a Jewish civil rights group reported Sunday.

Remember when Monica from 'Friends' wore a turkey on her head? Now you can do the same for Halloween

Amir Vera, CNN  |  Posted Oct 20th - 5:19pm

The 25th anniversary of "Friends" is bound to make Halloween entertaining.

Wyoming man sentenced to 9 months in jail for poaching deer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 4:44pm

A man has been sentenced to serve nine months in jail for illegally killing deer in northern Wyoming.

New York Medal of Honor recipient won't run for Congress

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 4:31pm

Medal of Honor recipient David Bellavia (bell-uh-VEEH-uh) says he will not run for the 27th Congressional District seat recently vacated by Chris Collins.

Warren says she'll detail costs of her health plan soon

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 4:10pm

Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren says she'll release details on how she'd pay for her "Medicare for All" plan in "the next few weeks."

New Orleans fire chief say demolished cranes at collapsed hotel fell exactly as expected, next object to retrieve 2 dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 3:52pm

New Orleans fire chief say demolished cranes at collapsed hotel fell exactly as expected, next object to retrieve 2 dead.

Crews probe source of smoke from ship off Georgia coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 3:07pm

Marine salvage experts are trying to determine what caused a fire in an overturned cargo ship lying close to Georgia's seacoast for weeks.

Man sprays bear repellent during California Trump protest

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 2:33pm

Authorities in Southern California say a supporter of Donald Trump was arrested after spraying bear repellent on a small crowd protesting the president at the Santa Monica Pier.

Mulvaney's missteps draw scrutiny from Trump allies

Zeke Miller, Jill Colvin and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 2:31pm

For Mick Mulvaney, the hits just keep on coming.

Nickelodeon Universe, the largest indoor theme park in North America, opens this week

Gabrielle Sorto, CNN  |  Posted Oct 20th - 1:47pm

All your favorite Nickelodeon characters are coming to New Jersey.

The Latest: Mayor expects ruined hotel will be demolished

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 1:41pm

The Latest on demolition of cranes in New Orleans (all times local):