Experts: Hurricane Michael failed to end…

Experts say Hurricane Michael failed to break up a patchy and toxic algae bloom in the Gulf of Mexico off Florida

Death sentence vacated for man who threw children off bridge

A man convicted of killed four children by throwing them from an Alabama bridge has had his death sentence reduced to life imprisonment after tests showed he had an IQ of 51

FEMA Says Past Mistakes Informed New Hurricane…

FEMA knows what a slow hurricane response looks like. Officials say the recovery from Hurricane Michael isn't one of them.

Judge to hear arguments in police sex toy harassment case

A judge is scheduled to hear arguments in a case involving a police department, a sex toy and harassment claims

Nevada bear biologist gets protective order against activist

A judge has issued a temporary protective order to keep a Lake Tahoe activist away from a state bear biologist who says the woman stalked her during a long-running dispute over the capture of nuisance bears

No cellphones, no gas: No end to misery in…

Residents of hurricane-ravaged communities in Florida's Panhandle are turning turned to volunteers and each other for help on the fifth day without cell service, electricity and, in many cases, shelter

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Most Of Pentagon's F-35s Cleared After Fuel Tube…

The F-35 Joint Program Office said in a statement more than 80 percent of operational F-35s have been cleared and resumed their flight operations.

Grizzly attacks hunter in mountains north of Yellowstone

A grizzly bear attacked an elk hunter who surprised the sow and her cub north of Yellowstone National Park

Girdles and socket wrenches: Sears was the Amazon…

How the might have fallen: Sears, which was the Amazon of its day, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Man with grudge who drove car into mourners gets…

A judge has sentenced a man to 80 years in prison for driving his car into mourners at a South Carolina cemetery as part of a grudge against the state agency where the dead woman worked

Calif. Power Company Turns Off Power To Residents…

The move is for "extreme fire-risk areas."

The Latest: Parents of missing girl found dead in her home

A western Wisconsin sheriff says two people found dead in home of a missing teenager are the girl's parents

The Latest: 10 fetuses among remains in funeral…

Remains found in the ceiling of a former Detroit funeral home included 10 fetuses and one full-term infant

Harvard: Race can only help, never harm…

A group suing Harvard University says the school uses a loosely defined "personal rating" to discriminate against Asian-Americans who apply to the school

Hurricane Michael Death Toll Continues To Rise

Hundreds of thousands of people are still without power well across the gulf coast.

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Man who lost son to gunfire tried to help wounded boy, 12

A day after burying a teenage stepson lost to gunfire, a Syracuse man tried to save a 12-year-old who had been hit by a bullet in an unrelated shooting

W.Va. Senate postpones acting on impeachment…

The West Virginia Senate has postponed acting on a court's ruling to block the impeachment trial of a state Supreme Court justice.

UNC chancellor won't testify at Confederate…

A judge has ruled the University of North Carolina's chancellor doesn't have to testify at the trial of a woman accused of pouring red ink on a Confederate statue that was later torn down by protesters

NYT: Jared Kushner Paid Little To No Federal…

The New York Times says a tax loophole let him claim major losses on paper, even though his company didn't appear to lose money.

Lawsuit: Little Rock police lied to conduct drug raids

A man who is suing the Little Rock Police Department for blasting his apartment door down and raiding his apartment without probable cause has said he feared for his life

Government spends millions to guard Confederate…

Federal government spends nearly $3M to hire security guards to stand watch over Confederate cemeteries

These 5 People Were Right, but Nobody Believed…

Ever had that frustrated feeling that you're 100% correct about something but no one is listening to you? The folks mentioned by Listverse in a vindication ranking of sorts would have commiserated. These were people "silenced by other parties that either didn't believe them or had their own personal interests....

AP: Education Dept. Will Stop Delaying For-Profit…

The regulation aims to keep for-profit schools from putting students into debt without improving their job prospects.

Aspiring Model's Fatal Crash Takes a Sinister Turn

What at first seemed like a car crash involving an aspiring model in Georgia has emerged as something more sinister and mysterious: Kelsey Quayle, 28, was hospitalized last Monday morning after the Mazda 626 she was driving moved out of its lane and crashed into two oncoming vehicles as she...

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Hurricane Michael adds to hardship of Florida's…

Many residents of the Florida Panhandle who are dealing with damage from Hurricane Michael were struggling even before the storm made landfall

Police: 3 deaths in Oklahoma fire 'definitely…

Police say the deaths of three people whose bodies were found after a house fire in Oklahoma are being investigated as a triple homicide

Survey Says Most Americans Would Fail Citizenship…

Only 13 percent of respondents could correctly identify the year the Constitution was ratified.

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Experts: Hurricane Michael failed to end…

Experts say Hurricane Michael failed to break up a patchy and toxic algae bloom in the Gulf of Mexico off Florida

Death sentence vacated for man who threw children off bridge

A man convicted of killed four children by throwing them from an Alabama bridge has had his death sentence reduced to life imprisonment after tests showed he had an IQ of 51

FEMA Says Past Mistakes Informed New Hurricane…

FEMA knows what a slow hurricane response looks like. Officials say the recovery from Hurricane Michael isn't one of them.

Judge to hear arguments in police sex toy harassment case

A judge is scheduled to hear arguments in a case involving a police department, a sex toy and harassment claims

Nevada bear biologist gets protective order…

A judge has issued a temporary protective order to keep a Lake Tahoe activist away from a state bear biologist who says the woman stalked her during a long-running dispute over the capture of nuisance bears

No cellphones, no gas: No end to misery in…

Residents of hurricane-ravaged communities in Florida's Panhandle are turning turned to volunteers and each other for help on the fifth day without cell service, electricity and, in many cases, shelter

AdChoices Icon

Most Of Pentagon's F-35s Cleared After Fuel Tube…

The F-35 Joint Program Office said in a statement more than 80 percent of operational F-35s have been cleared and resumed their flight operations.

Grizzly attacks hunter in mountains north of Yellowstone

A grizzly bear attacked an elk hunter who surprised the sow and her cub north of Yellowstone National Park

Girdles and socket wrenches: Sears was the Amazon…

How the might have fallen: Sears, which was the Amazon of its day, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Man with grudge who drove car into mourners gets…

A judge has sentenced a man to 80 years in prison for driving his car into mourners at a South Carolina cemetery as part of a grudge against the state agency where the dead woman worked

Calif. Power Company Turns Off Power To Residents…

The move is for "extreme fire-risk areas."

The Latest: Parents of missing girl found dead in her home

A western Wisconsin sheriff says two people found dead in home of a missing teenager are the girl's parents

The Latest: 10 fetuses among remains in funeral…

Remains found in the ceiling of a former Detroit funeral home included 10 fetuses and one full-term infant

Harvard: Race can only help, never harm…

A group suing Harvard University says the school uses a loosely defined "personal rating" to discriminate against Asian-Americans who apply to the school

Hurricane Michael Death Toll Continues To Rise

Hundreds of thousands of people are still without power well across the gulf coast.

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Man who lost son to gunfire tried to help wounded boy, 12

A day after burying a teenage stepson lost to gunfire, a Syracuse man tried to save a 12-year-old who had been hit by a bullet in an unrelated shooting

W.Va. Senate postpones acting on impeachment…

The West Virginia Senate has postponed acting on a court's ruling to block the impeachment trial of a state Supreme Court justice.

UNC chancellor won't testify at Confederate…

A judge has ruled the University of North Carolina's chancellor doesn't have to testify at the trial of a woman accused of pouring red ink on a Confederate statue that was later torn down by protesters

NYT: Jared Kushner Paid Little To No Federal…

The New York Times says a tax loophole let him claim major losses on paper, even though his company didn't appear to lose money.

Lawsuit: Little Rock police lied to conduct drug raids

A man who is suing the Little Rock Police Department for blasting his apartment door down and raiding his apartment without probable cause has said he feared for his life

Government spends millions to guard Confederate…

Federal government spends nearly $3M to hire security guards to stand watch over Confederate cemeteries

These 5 People Were Right, but Nobody Believed…

Ever had that frustrated feeling that you're 100% correct about something but no one is listening to you? The folks mentioned by Listverse in a vindication ranking of sorts would have commiserated. These were people "silenced by other parties that either didn't believe them or had their own personal interests....

AP: Education Dept. Will Stop Delaying For-Profit…

The regulation aims to keep for-profit schools from putting students into debt without improving their job prospects.

Aspiring Model's Fatal Crash Takes a Sinister Turn

What at first seemed like a car crash involving an aspiring model in Georgia has emerged as something more sinister and mysterious: Kelsey Quayle, 28, was hospitalized last Monday morning after the Mazda 626 she was driving moved out of its lane and crashed into two oncoming vehicles as she...

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Hurricane Michael adds to hardship of Florida's…

Many residents of the Florida Panhandle who are dealing with damage from Hurricane Michael were struggling even before the storm made landfall

Police: 3 deaths in Oklahoma fire 'definitely…

Police say the deaths of three people whose bodies were found after a house fire in Oklahoma are being investigated as a triple homicide

Survey Says Most Americans Would Fail Citizenship…

Only 13 percent of respondents could correctly identify the year the Constitution was ratified.