Near-record 'dead zone' predicted in Gulf of Mexico
Near-record 'dead zone' predicted in Gulf of Mexico

Scientists are predicting a near-record dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico - an area where the water holds too little oxygen for marine life.

June 10th, 11:51 PM CDT
Daily HIV prevention pill urged for healthy people at risk
Daily HIV prevention pill urged for healthy people at risk

New recommendations are urging doctors to prescribe a daily HIV prevention pill to people who are at high risk of getting the virus.

June 11th, 10:21 AM CDT
AP: 3 million US students don't have home internet
AP: 3 million US students don't have home internet

Nearly 3 million students in the U.S. face struggles keeping up with their studies because they don't have home internet access.

June 10th, 1:31 AM CDT
Long-distance trip: NASA opening space station to visitors
Long-distance trip: NASA opening space station to visitors

NASA opening International Space Station to private visitors, starting as early as next year.

June 7th, 11:01 AM CDT
Medical pot laws no answer for US opioid deaths, study finds
Medical pot laws no answer for US opioid deaths, study finds

A new study shoots down the notion that medical marijuana laws can prevent opioid overdose deaths.

June 10th, 2:11 PM CDT
Woman alleges 2008 sexual assault by UCLA gynecologist
Woman alleges 2008 sexual assault by UCLA gynecologist

A retired gynecologist who worked at the University of California, Los Angeles for decades has pleaded not guilty to sexually abusing two patients during exams and the campus is asking anyone who may have other complaints against him to step forward.

June 11th, 1:01 AM CDT
US Supreme Court will hear Montana arsenic cleanup case
US Supreme Court will hear Montana arsenic cleanup case

The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether residents of two Montana communities can continue with their decade-long effort to get the Atlantic Richfield Co. to pay for a more thorough cleanup of arsenic after a century of copper smelting.

June 10th, 1:51 PM CDT
US Catholic bishops convene to confront sex-abuse crisis
US Catholic bishops convene to confront sex-abuse crisis

U.S. Catholic bishops have convened a high-stakes national meeting that will focus on defusing the church's clergy sex-abuse crisis.

June 11th, 9:41 AM CDT
As bishops gather, prosecutors step up scrutiny of church
As bishops gather, prosecutors step up scrutiny of church

Attorneys general eyeing U.S. church authorities in growing clergy abuse investigations.

June 11th, 2:21 AM CDT
Southern Baptists combat sex abuse as critics rally
Southern Baptists combat sex abuse as critics rally

The Southern Baptist Convention opens a national meeting that will be dominated by discussion of a large-scale sex-abuse crisis.

June 11th, 12:01 PM CDT
Mistrial declared on remaining counts against ex-NFL player
Mistrial declared on remaining counts against ex-NFL player

Jury that convicted ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping 58-year-old homeless woman ordered to return after deadlocking on 8 other charges, including 2 more counts of rape involving 54-year-old hitchhiker, unconscious teen.

June 11th, 12:11 AM CDT
Judge: Obama center construction can move forward in Chicago
Judge: Obama center construction can move forward in Chicago

A federal judge in Chicago says he'll dismiss a lawsuit brought by a parks advocacy group that is trying to stop Barack Obama's presidential center from being built in a lakefront park.

June 11th, 12:21 PM CDT
Building materials helped spread Grenfell fire, US suit says
Building materials helped spread Grenfell fire, US suit says

An American lawyer known for winning huge legal awards over deadly construction accidents plans to hold a news conference on the 2017 apartment fire in London that killed 72 people.

June 11th, 4:51 AM CDT
Pelosi says Dems 'not even close' to starting impeachment
Pelosi says Dems 'not even close' to starting impeachment

A resolution being voted on in the House would make it easier for Democrats to sue President Donald Trump's administration and other potential witnesses who refuse to comply with subpoenas.

June 11th, 3:41 AM CDT
Virginia primary has lots of surprise, no clear message
Virginia primary has lots of surprise, no clear message

Virginia's highly charged legislative primary elections are being closely watched as a possible political barometer for 2020 presidential election year.

June 11th, 12:21 AM CDT
Holocaust Museum digitizing letters from Anne Frank's father
Holocaust Museum digitizing letters from Anne Frank's father

A Massachusetts man who struck a friendship with Anne Frank's father has donated a trove of letters and mementos he received from Otto Frank to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum for the 90th anniversary of the young Holocaust victim's birth.

June 11th, 11:21 AM CDT