King Tut tomb theory suddenly in doubt Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 18:27

A suggestion from a British Egyptologist that secret chambers containing Queen Nefertiti's remains are next door have been poo-pooed.


At Supreme Court, Justice Antonin Scalia's impact still felt Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 18:25

The late justice participated in 25 cases decided -- or still to be decided -- after his death


Panama Papers: What we know now Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 18:24

Why you should care: The leaked documents show how the rich exploit offshore tax shelters.


Selfie-snapping tourist shatters historic statue Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 18:09

He now awaits trial in Portugal for the destruction of public property and "flagrant boneheadedness."


Theater shooting victims can’t cite federal security memo, judge rules Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 18:07

Civil trial begins against Cinemark over July 2012 shooting rampage in Aurora, Colo.


Mercury transit wows skywatchers worldwide Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 17:54

The smallest planet in our solar system took a rare trip between the Earth and sun on Monday.


Muslim teen labeled 'Isis' in high school yearbook Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 17:53

A Muslim teenager says she “disgusted” after being misidentified as “Isis Phillips” in a yearbook photo of her wearing a hijab. 


Scottish National Party leader seeks to relaunch independence bid Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 17:46

Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed her intention to relaunch the Scottish National Party's independence campaign in the summer despite being redu...


'Trump' candidate declares victory in Philippines' presidential race Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 17:34

Tough-talking political maverick Rodrigo Duterte declared victory Monday night in the Philippines’ presidential election, promising vothat h...


Nestle fights feds over water rights Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 16:51

Nestle objects to terms for a new permit to continue piping water from a national forest.


Exclusive: Earn a college scholarship from Rihanna Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 16:46

It's through the star's Clara Lionel Foundation, created to honor her grandparents.


Iran disputes report of missile test Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 16:45

Iran said Monday it has conducted another ballistic missile test, claiming pinpoint accuracy.


N.C., federal government sue each other over transgender bathroom law Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 16:09

The DOJ says the state's law discriminates, Gov. Pat McCrory says he needs clarification.


Kansas police detective dies from gun injuries Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 16:00

A police detective in Kansas City, Kansas, died Monday afternoon after being shot by a suspect who led police on an extensive manhunt, accor...


Twitter blocks feds from data mining service Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 15:54

Intelligence agencies havee used the Dataminr data to investigate suspected terrorism


3 teens charged with student's death in bathroom Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 15:48

Three girls arrested in deadly assault of Amy Inita Joyner-Francis, honor roll student.


Closer look at Americans named in Panama Papers Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 15:33

The release of data from the Panama Papers names more than 360,000 people and businesses.


Newsquest wins innovation honor Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 15:31

Award reflects innovative local display advertising products


Austria's chancellor Werner Faymann abruptly resigns Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 15:16

Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann abruptly resigned Monday, saying he had lost the backing of his Social Democrats party.


Man deported 4 times found again in Delaware Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 15:03

He kept getting panicked calls from his wife, he told the court in 2008, so he returned. He also has 2 children.