Microsoft uncovers more Russian attacks ahead of midterms
Microsoft uncovers more Russian attacks ahead of midterms

Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections.

5 hrs 36 mins ago
Confederate statue on UNC campus toppled by protesters
Confederate statue on UNC campus toppled by protesters

The controversial "Silent Sam" statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters.

7 hrs 6 mins ago
Man admits wife's murder, blames her for daughters' deaths
Man admits wife's murder, blames her for daughters' deaths

A Colorado man is due back in court Tuesday to formally learn that he has been charged with the murders of his pregnant wife and two daughters.

5 hrs 46 mins ago
Los Angeles authorities looking into Asia Argento allegation
Los Angeles authorities looking into Asia Argento allegation

The New York Times reports that Italian actress Asia Argento _ one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement _ recently settled a lawsuit filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him.

August 19th, 9:37 pm
Experts say Tesla board may have too many ties to CEO Musk
Experts say Tesla board may have too many ties to CEO Musk

Tesla's board of directors may require shake up, corporate governance experts say, noting the lack of authority over the company's recent turmoil.

11 hrs 53 mins ago
Surf's up in California, where it's now the official sport
Surf's up in California, where it's now the official sport

Surf's up in California, where it's now the official state sport.

5 hrs 27 mins ago
Primaries for governor, US House top Alaska ballot
Primaries for governor, US House top Alaska ballot

Primaries for governor and U.S. House top the ticket in Alaska Tuesday.

5 hrs 51 mins ago
AP sources: Prosecutors preparing charges against Cohen
AP sources: Prosecutors preparing charges against Cohen

Two people familiar with the federal investigation of Michael Cohen say prosecutors are preparing criminal charges against the former Donald Trump lawyer that could be brought before the end of the month.

16 hrs 43 mins ago
Army reinstates at least 36 discharged immigrants
Army reinstates at least 36 discharged immigrants

The US Army has reinstated or revoked discharge orders for more than 35 immigrant soldiers who had enlisted as a pathway to citizenship, a court filing Monday shows. Another 149 enlistees have had their discharges suspended.

7 hrs 57 mins ago
Crowded Wyoming Republican governor's race heads to vote
Crowded Wyoming Republican governor's race heads to vote

Wyoming voters to decide on six Republican candidates for governor and whether to replace a U.S. senator.

5 hrs 42 mins ago
Trump drug czar nominee visits Connecticut after overdoses
Trump drug czar nominee visits Connecticut after overdoses

Trump's nominee for drug czar calls Connecticut a national example for addiction treatment.

12 hrs 43 mins ago
Synthetic pot seen as a public health danger
Synthetic pot seen as a public health danger

What is synthetic marijuana and why is it so dangerous?.

August 17th, 11:35 am
Hard to see, hard to breathe: US West struggles with smoke
Hard to see, hard to breathe: US West struggles with smoke

Smoke from wildfires has blotted out mountains and city skylines from Oregon to Colorado, delayed flights and forced authorities to tell even healthy adults in the Seattle area to stay indoors.

13 hrs 56 mins ago
States aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed gun plans
States aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed gun plans

A federal judge in Seattle is scheduled to hear arguments Tuesday on whether to issue an injunction to block a settlement the U.S. State Department reached with a company that wants to post blueprints for printing 3D weapons on the internet.

5 hrs 52 mins ago
FBI probes computer hacks in California House campaigns
FBI probes computer hacks in California House campaigns

The FBI launched investigations after two Southern California Democratic House candidates were targeted by computer hackers.

10 hrs 13 mins ago
APNewsBreak: Utah firefighter died after plane made drop
APNewsBreak: Utah firefighter died after plane made drop

APNewsBreak: Preliminary report says Utah firefighter battling California's largest-ever wildfire died from falling tree debris after retardant drop.

14 hrs 28 mins ago
Colorado man charged with murder says wife killed daughters
Colorado man charged with murder says wife killed daughters

Prosecutors have charged a Colorado man with murder in the deaths of his pregnant wife and their two young daughters.

12 hrs 8 mins ago
Watergate wisdom? Cohen lawyer turns to Nixon turncoat
Watergate wisdom? Cohen lawyer turns to Nixon turncoat

Michael Cohen's lawyer says he has been having frequent chats with John Dean, the former White House counsel who turned on President Richard Nixon.

12 hrs 23 mins ago
Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student
Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot over comments that authorities deemed threatening to a transgender student in Oklahoma.

17 hrs 28 mins ago
Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option
Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option.

August 19th, 2:47 pm