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1 dead, 2 injured in Indiana house explosion

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 22:27
A house explosion in Indiana early Sunday morning killed at least one person and injured two others, authorities said.

Billionaire Robert Smith pledges $40M to clear debt for Morehouse graduates

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 20:36
Billionaire tech investor Robert F. Smith announced Sunday his family was creating a grant to pay off the debt of Morehouse College's entire graduating class.

Republican Rep. Justin Amash: Mueller report shows Trump engaged in 'impeachable conduct'

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 19:41
U.S. Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan became the first sitting Republican in Congress to call for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump.

Central U.S. cleans up after severe weather

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 17:27
After a weekend of what AccuWeather Extreme Meteorologist Reed Timmer called the worst setup for severe weather he has seen in years, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Storm Prediction Center issued over 50 preliminary tornado reports across the central United States, and there may be more tornadoes on the way.

Trump outlines support for three exceptions to abortion bans

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 16:05
President Donald Trump said he favors exceptions to bans on abortion in a series of tweets on Saturday night. 

Watch: 21-story tower imploded in Bethlehem, Pa

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 13:43
The 21-story Martin Tower, which was the former world headquarters of Bethlehem Steel, was imploded Sunday morning as bystanders lined the streets of Bethlehem and gathered on rooftops.

School shooting survivor from Columbine found dead at home

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 01:54
A man who survived the shooting rampage at Columbine High School in 1999 and struggled with opioid addiction was found dead in his home in Colorado.

Connecticut police arrest 52 drug suspects in massive sting

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 01:03
The Waterbury Police Department launched "Operation: Raw Deal" last September, which netted 52 arrests, in response to an uptick in heroin overdoses and deaths in the community.

One dead, eight others shot in high school graduation party in Alabama

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 00:14
One person died and eight others were wounded in a shooting at a high school graduation party in southern Alabama.

Former Oregon football star stops school shooting

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 23:56
Keanon Lowe, a former wide receiver at the University of Oregon, tackled a student carrying a shotgun through the hallway at Parkrose High School in Portland.

Joe Biden promotes unity at campaign kickoff rally

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 21:51
Former Vice President Joe Biden promoted unity over division during his campaign kickoff Saturday in Philadelphia.

School district tries to rehire fired N.H. lunch lady

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 20:01
A New Hampshire lunch lady fired in March for feeding a student who did not have money to pay has been offered her job back, but she hasn't accepted the offer.

Heavy rain to threaten parts central U.S. with river flooding, travel disruptions

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 19:00
The risk for severe weather will continue this weekend and again next week across the southern and central Plains while at the same time, heavy rain will threaten an area farther north.

Helicopter crash kills 2 in Utah mountains

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 18:23
A helicopter crash in the mountains above Alpine in Utah has killed the two people aboard, authorities said after search was initiated Friday.

Suspect arrested after 7 people shot at house party near Ball State University

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 14:58
A 19-year-old man was arrested several hours after at least seven people were shot early Saturday at a house party near Ball State University in Indiana, authorities said.

Fourth Circuit rules move to block DACA is illegal

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 13:43
A federal appeals court has ruled that move to end program that protects undocumented immigrants brought to the country as children from deportation is illegal.

Early morning severe weather ramps up in central Texas

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 12:55
Another round of severe weather is expected to continue Saturday as the storm system that spawned 30 preliminary tornado reports in Nebraska and Kansas on Friday and Friday night tracks eastward.

Stormy Daniels settles lawsuit with Michael Cohen, former lawyer Keith Davidson

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 23:56
Adult film actor Stormy Daniels settled her lawsuit against her former lawyer that accused him of colluding with President Donald Trump's personal lawyer while representing her.

Severe weather outbreak underway as storms erupt over central U.S.

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 22:40
All modes of severe weather will be possible Friday through the weekend as a vigorous storm system plows into the central United States threatening at least 18 states and over 40 millions residents.

U.S. hog producers cheer easing of tariff fight with Mexico

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 21:48
American farmers cheered news of a reduced tariff war with Mexico, especially hog producers who have seen the price for their pork fall below cost of production.