Poll: Support rises in all age groups for legal pot
Poll: Support rises in all age groups for legal pot

Poll finds growing majority of Americans say marijuana should be legal, support climbs among all age groups.

3 hrs 22 mins ago
FBI tracked Michael Cohen's phones with controversial device
FBI tracked Michael Cohen's phones with controversial device

The FBI used highly secretive and controversial cellphone sweeping technology to zero-in on President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer when agents raided his New York City home, hotel room and office last year.

3 hrs 2 mins ago
NYC official: Kushner firm flouted rules, endangered tenants
NYC official: Kushner firm flouted rules, endangered tenants

A New York City councilman investigating the Kushner family real estate company says it has failed to get inspections ensuring several of its buildings are safe for tenants.

3 hrs 42 mins ago
Floodwaters threaten millions in crop and livestock losses
Floodwaters threaten millions in crop and livestock losses

Vice President Mike Pence is headed to the Midwest to view flood damage as farmers raise concerns that busted levees won't be fixed before the traditional spring flood season.

9 hrs 52 mins ago
Records show special counsel zeroed in on Cohen early on
Records show special counsel zeroed in on Cohen early on

Newly released documents show the FBI was investigating President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and fixer for nearly a year before agents raided his home and office.

12 hrs 42 mins ago
Smoking strong pot daily raises psychosis risk, study finds
Smoking strong pot daily raises psychosis risk, study finds

Scientists say smoking high-potency marijuana every day could increase the chances of developing psychosis by about five times.

2 hrs 12 mins ago
APNewsBreak: Coal tax cut endangers federal black lung fund
APNewsBreak: Coal tax cut endangers federal black lung fund

Inaction by Congress and the Trump administration is threatening a fund that supports coal miners suffering from black lung.

7 hrs 43 mins ago
US official declares drought plan done for Colorado River
US official declares drought plan done for Colorado River

States that rely on a major river in the U.S. West are pushing for federal legislation to implement a plan to protect the water amid a prolonged drought.

5 hrs 2 mins ago
Court lets Chicago cop's sentence stand in teen's shooting
Court lets Chicago cop's sentence stand in teen's shooting

The Illinois Supreme Court has let stand a less than seven year prison sentence for a white Chicago police officer convicted of killing black teenager Laquan McDonald that some critics characterized as a slap on the wrist.

9 hrs 12 mins ago
San Francisco floats ban on e-cigarettes pending US review
San Francisco floats ban on e-cigarettes pending US review

San Francisco is trying to crack down on electronic cigarettes that some say aggressively target kids.

3 hrs 31 mins ago
Colleges weigh fate of students with tainted applications
Colleges weigh fate of students with tainted applications

The University of Southern California says a review of students possibly connected to a college admissions bribery scandal could lead to expulsions.

5 hrs 42 mins ago
Jury: Roundup weed killer is major factor in man's cancer
Jury: Roundup weed killer is major factor in man's cancer

A jury in federal court in San Francisco has concluded that Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer.

4 hrs 2 mins ago
Man maintains innocence in 1999 slayings
Man maintains innocence in 1999 slayings

A truck-driving preacher accused of killing two Alabama teenage girls nearly 20 years ago was found by the same genealogy techniques used to apprehend a suspect in the Golden State serial killings last year.

9 hrs 32 mins ago
Patriots owner Kraft offered plea deal in prostitution case
Patriots owner Kraft offered plea deal in prostitution case

Florida prosecutors have offered a plea deal to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and other men charged with paying for illicit sex at a massage parlor.

7 hrs 13 mins ago
Are eggs good or bad for you? New research rekindles debate
Are eggs good or bad for you? New research rekindles debate

Latest US research on eggs won't go over easy for those can't eat breakfast without them.

March 15th, 1:41 PM CDT
UN: Gene editing for human reproduction is 'irresponsible'
UN: Gene editing for human reproduction is 'irresponsible'

Experts convened by the World Health Organization call for the creation of a database of gene-editing research.

8 hrs 2 mins ago
EPA bans consumer use of deadly paint stripper, in rare step
EPA bans consumer use of deadly paint stripper, in rare step

The Environmental Protection Agency is banning consumer sales of a paint stripper after personal appeals by families of men who died while using the product.

March 15th, 1:41 PM CDT
Apple Watch may spot heart problem but more research needed
Apple Watch may spot heart problem but more research needed

Study: Apple Watch sometimes can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat, but more research is needed.

March 16th, 9:11 AM CDT
Asylum seekers waiting in Mexico seek to stay in US
Asylum seekers waiting in Mexico seek to stay in US

The first scheduled hearings under a new Trump administration policy to make asylum seekers wait in Mexico while their cases wind through U.S. immigration courts will be held Tuesday in San Diego.

7 hrs 32 mins ago
Kentucky gov signs abortion bill already facing a lawsuit
Kentucky gov signs abortion bill already facing a lawsuit

Kentucky's Republican governor signs measure putting new restrictions on abortion, and his lawyers filed response to lawsuit already aimed at blocking it.

3 hrs 2 mins ago