Federal Reserve foresees no interest rate hikes in 2019
Federal Reserve foresees no interest rate hikes in 2019

Fed is likely to stay 'patient' and scale back its forecast for rate hikes this year.

17 hrs 1 min ago
The Latest: Neighbors rarely saw kids in Arizona abuse case
The Latest: Neighbors rarely saw kids in Arizona abuse case

A popular YouTube channel of an Arizona woman arrested on suspicion of abusing her seven adopted children shows them in simple skits about a kid stealing cookies and a little boy with super powers.

2 hrs 31 mins ago
On heels of scandals, USC announces new president
On heels of scandals, USC announces new president

The University of Southern California has announced a new school president "to lead the university into a new era.".

2 hrs 21 mins ago
Attorney slams Engler for attending game amid Nassar probe
Attorney slams Engler for attending game amid Nassar probe

John Engler's front-row interest in Michigan State University basketball has led to a war of words over the Larry Nassar scandal.

51 mins ago
Attorneys: Church list of accused Illinois clergy incomplete
Attorneys: Church list of accused Illinois clergy incomplete

Advocates for clergy abuse victims say their list of 395 priests or lay people in Illinois who have been publicly accused of sexually abusing children is far more extensive than the names already released by the state's six dioceses.

1 hr 31 mins ago
US judge blocks oil, gas drilling over climate change
US judge blocks oil, gas drilling over climate change

A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles in Wyoming and says the U.S. must consider climate change impacts of leasing public lands across the U.S. for energy development.

3 hrs 11 mins ago
Mom with kids on YouTube channel suspected of child abuse
Mom with kids on YouTube channel suspected of child abuse

Arizona authorities say a woman has been arrested on allegations of using pepper spray to discipline her seven adopted children and locking them inside a closet for days.

6 hrs 31 mins ago
Passenger rail route suspended, more evacuate amid flooding
Passenger rail route suspended, more evacuate amid flooding

Passenger rail traffic on a popular Missouri route has been suspended and evacuations continue as the flooding Missouri River busts more levees.

3 hrs 1 min ago
US experts: Medicines for opioid addiction vastly underused
US experts: Medicines for opioid addiction vastly underused

U.S. medical advisers say medications to treat opioid addiction remain vastly underused.

3 hrs 11 mins ago
Washington state deputy shot and killed by road rage suspect
Washington state deputy shot and killed by road rage suspect

A sheriff's deputy was killed and a police officer was injured after an exchange of gunfire during an attempted traffic stop near the central Washington city of Ellensburg.

5 hrs 21 mins ago
Witness says officer questioned teen's actions in shooting
Witness says officer questioned teen's actions in shooting

A white Pennsylvania police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last year is headed to trial in a case that could put him behind bars for life.

March 19th, 12:31 AM CDT
Harvard profits from early photos of slaves, lawsuit says
Harvard profits from early photos of slaves, lawsuit says

A Connecticut woman says Harvard University has "shamelessly" turned a profit from photos of two 19th century slaves she says are her ancestors.

7 hrs 1 min ago
Mormon missionaries detained weeks in Russia arrive in US
Mormon missionaries detained weeks in Russia arrive in US

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints says two of its missionaries have returned home to the U.S. after they were detained in Russia for more than two weeks for alleged visa term violations.

2 hrs 11 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.

23 hrs 10 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.

21 hrs 51 mins ago
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.

March 19th, 12:51 PM CDT
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.

23 hrs 42 mins ago
APNewsBreak: Congress' inaction endangers black lung fund
APNewsBreak: Congress' inaction endangers black lung fund

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

March 19th, 1:11 PM CDT
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.

22 hrs 41 mins ago
Man who sought drugs smuggled by sled gets 2 more days
Man who sought drugs smuggled by sled gets 2 more days

A North Carolina man is due to be sentenced in federal court for plotting to steal a shipment of counterfeit Xanax pills valued at $1.6 million that were smuggled into the United States from Canada.

7 hrs 21 mins ago