'Dopes and Babies': Book Quotes Trump on His…

A new book about President Trump written by two Washington Post reporters details an incident early in his presidency that might make Trump's critics dislike him even more while simultaneously making his supporters admire him even more. It's from an excerpt of A Very Stable Genius: Donald J. Trump’s Testing...

US court dismisses suit by youths over climate change

A federal appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit by 21 young people who claimed the U.S. government's climate policy harms them and jeopardizes their future

Va. Judge Upholds Temporary Capitol Gun Ban Ahead…

​Under the terms of the ban, weapons of any kind will be prohibited on the grounds of the state Capitol from Friday night until Tuesday.

Owner of boat that sank, killing 17, settles…

The owner of a tourist duck boat that sank in a Missouri lake, killing 17 people, has settled its final pending lawsuit for an undisclosed amount

California teachers exposed to jet fuel dump plan…

Southern California teachers plan to file a lawsuit after a commercial airliner with engine trouble dumped jet fuel over a densely populated area, including several schools, while making an emergency return to Los Angeles International Airport

Monica Lewinsky Is Not Enjoying Her Friday

Good thing the weekend is upon us because Monica Lewinsky needs a break. "This is definitely an 'are you f---ing kidding me' kinda day," Lewinsky tweeted before noon Friday, per the Daily Beast . The outlet suggests the statement came in response to news that Ken Starr, the former independent counsel...

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Senate Impeachment Trial Begins With Chief…

All but one senator took an oath to serve as jurors in President Trump's impeachment trial.

Lawyers: ICE arrests trans migrant woman month after release

Lawyers for a transgender woman from El Salvador who won her release from immigration detention say she has been arrested and taken back to the same New Mexico facility because the U.S. government is appealing a judge's decision

Hillary Clinton to 2020 Democratic voters: pick a…

Hillary Rodham Clinton has advice for Democratic voters faced with an unsettled field of presidential contenders: pick a winner

Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein's…

Jury selection in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial concluded Friday after an arduous two-week process, setting the stage for testimony to begin in the next week

Rep. Liz Cheney Won't Seek Wyoming's Open Senate…

She says she will instead seek reelection in the U.S. House of Representatives.

3 people get prison for Manhattan explosion that killed 2

Three people have been sentenced to prison for a 2015 explosion in Manhattan's East Village that killed two men

Imprisoned New Hampshire tax evader ashamed…

A lawyer for a woman awaiting re-sentencing with her husband for holding U.S. marshals at bay from their fortress-like home in 2007 says she is ashamed of her actions and is seeking a divorce

McSally Slams CNN, but Gets Pressed on Fox News

Republican Sen. Martha McSally made some impeachment news of her own Thursday when she rejected a question from CNN reporter Manu Raju and called him a "liberal hack." The conservative Arizona senator even tweeted a video of their exchange, in which Raju attempted to ask her in a hallway whether...

American Airlines Suspends Boeing 737 Max Flights…

The 737 MAX was grounded worldwide last year following two crashes, and it's still not clear when it will get approval to fly again.

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Georgia sets execution for man convicted of killing 2 people

A Georgia man convicted of killing his ex-wife and her boyfriend more than 20 years ago is set to executed later this month

Courthouse to be named after late US Rep. Elijah…

The city of Baltimore will formally name a courthouse after the late U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings in the first half of 2020

Newly released sex offender accused of sex…

Utah authorities say a sex offender recently released from an Iowa prison has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman on a Greyhound bus

FAA: Pilots Didn't Tell Air Traffic Control They…

The FAA says protocol is for planes to vent their fuel over unpopulated areas and at a high enough altitude so the fuel can evaporate.

Ex-Guantanamo commander convicted of lying about man's death

A former commander of the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay has been convicted of interfering with an investigation into the death of a civilian with whom the commander had fought and argued over his alleged affair with the man's wife

Records: Congress candidate Mfume left NAACP…

As former NAACP leader Kweisi Mfume seeks to regain a congressional seat he once held, a newspaper is reporting on records that show he left the civil rights group amid concerns about sexual harassment and other issues

Police: Medical issue led to Starbucks crash in…

Police say the driver of a pickup truck had a “medical emergency” before slamming into an Illinois Starbucks

Virginia Gov. Declares State Of Emergency Ahead…

The state of emergency bans firearms and other weapons from the Virginia State Capitol grounds.

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New York man acquitted on all charges in 2013…

A New York man has been acquitted of all charges in relation to the 2013 fatal shooting of another man who was wanted on rape charges

MIT professor denies misleading school over…

A Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor is denying accusations that he misled the school about the source of two $50,000 gifts he facilitated from disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein in 2012

Virginia General Assembly Approves Equal Rights…

Virginia could become the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment, but the DOJ says it's too late for the amendment to take effect.