Oct 09, 2018 10:30 AM EDT
Hurricane Michael has strengthened to a category two storm, with winds topping 100mph (155km/h) as it churns towards the Florida coast.
Oct 08, 2018 04:42 PM EDT
The confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh puts the US Supreme Court firmly on conservative terrain and Chief Justice John Roberts at a personal crossroads.
Oct 08, 2018 04:35 PM EDT
A UN panel of scientists says every bit of warming matters, and we’re almost out of time to keep it in check.
Oct 08, 2018 04:15 PM EDT
Hurricane Michael is expected to head north across the Gulf of Mexico before making landfall in the area of the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday.
Oct 08, 2018 04:08 PM EDT
One of the victims of the upstate New York limousine crash that killed all 18 aboard had texted concerns about the "terrible condition" of the limo less than 20 minutes before tragedy struck.
Oct 06, 2018 07:59 PM EDT
U.S. President Donald Trump said he is "100 percent" certain that Christine Blasey Ford named the wrong person when she accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault in testimony during his Supreme Court nomination hearings.
Oct 06, 2018 07:51 PM EDT
The singers will now be called the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said in a statement.
Oct 06, 2018 07:46 PM EDT
'We don't allow our people to wear campaign clothing while on assignment'
Oct 06, 2018 07:41 PM EDT
Over repeated interruptions by protesters in the gallery, the Senate on Saturday voted 50 to 48 to confirm Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh as the next Supreme Court justice.
Oct 04, 2018 03:20 PM EDT
Mega-campaigns for public schools becoming more common as public funding wanes
Oct 04, 2018 03:17 PM EDT
On June 5, 1968, hotel busboy Juan Romero raced to congratulate Sen. Robert Kennedy moments after his victory in the California presidential primary. He had met the candidate the day before, bringing him room service at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.
Oct 04, 2018 02:41 PM EDT
As more than 1,200 law professors of both political parties sign a petition stating the obvious legal fact that Judge Kavanaugh’s behavior at last week’s hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee
Oct 03, 2018 04:49 PM EDT
North Carolina's governor said Tuesday that two more deaths related to Hurricane Florence have been reported in that state, bringing the total who died in the storm and its aftermath in three states to at least 49.
Oct 03, 2018 04:44 PM EDT
After a day of wrenching testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford - who has accused him of sexual assault in high school - more Americans say they believe Ford's account over Kavanaugh's denials
Oct 03, 2018 04:32 PM EDT
The White House on Wednesday pushed back against the findings of a major investigation by The New York Times, published Tuesday, saying it was "highly defamatory" and "very boring."