Trump wins big in New York, will score huge delegate haul Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:37

GOP front-runner looks to take most of his home state's 95 delegates


Obama's $1.9 billion Zika request: 'Slush fund,' or needed flexibility? Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:35

The $1.9 billion Zika funding request gives the president extraordinary authority over how to spend the money.


Genes help predict when we lose our virginity Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:34

It's about "one-quarter nature, three-quarters nurture" as to age when you first have sex, scientist says.


Student’s KKK costume in English class sparks uproar Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:29

A high school student in Wisconsin wore a Ku Klux Klan costume to deliver an English class presentation, sparking an uproar on social media ...


Houston copes with deadly, historic flooding Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:27

The Houston area continues to recover from historic flooding that swept across Southeast Texas on Monday.


Give pinky to leave Japanese mafia; she'll replace it Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:22

Gangsters who want to get out of the "yakuza" must cut off part of their finger. And many do.


New rules allow more civilian casualties in air war against ISIL Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 19:12

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon’s air war against the Islamic State has grown increasingly aggressive since late fall, accepting more risk that c...


For Trump and Clinton: Battle won. But not the war Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:57

Analysis: New York wins steady the front-runners' campaigns, but some core challenges remain.


SUNY-Buffalo mistakenly sends acceptance letters Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:43

Well, this is awkward...


'Redneck rescue': Texas man saves stranded neighbors in monster truck Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:42

Talk about an unusual rescue.


Most Americans say humans are to blame for climate change Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:28

Polls show strong support for action, but Congress has not.


Body of missing Fla. priest Rene Robert found in Georgia Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:51

The body of missing priest Father Rene Robert was found Monday afternoon in Burke County, Georgia, Sheriff Shoar said.


Utah gov. to sign resolution making pornography a 'public health crisis' Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:47

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert will sign a resolution declaring pornography a "public health crisis" at the Utah state capitol today.


New earthquake hits coastal Ecuador Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:28

A 5.5-magnitude earthquake struck the coast of Ecuador Tuesday, three days after a larger 7.8-magnitude temblor left more than 500 dead.


Debris 'almost certainly' from missing Malaysia flight 370 Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:11

Two pieces of debris found in the western Indian Ocean “almost certainly” came from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that disappeare...


Criminal charges expected in Flint water crisis Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 16:37

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette will announce criminal charges Wednesday in connection with his ongoing investigation of the Flint d...


Judge rejects NYPD cop's manslaughter conviction Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 16:12

Peter Liang shot an unarmed black man in the stairwell of a housing project in 2014.


Lawmaker wants to stop 'foolishness' in university diversity office Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 16:00

Threats to strip its budget came after posts promoting the use of gender-neutral pronouns and 'inclusive holiday celebrations.'


Ben & Jerry's co-founders arrested at U.S. Capitol protest Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 15:56

Ben Cohen, Jerry Greenfield were among approximately 300 people arrested Monday in Democracy Awakening protest.


Pastor sues Whole Foods over alleged gay slur on cake Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 15:55

The grocer denies the allegation, saying only the requested phrase, 'Love Wins' was on the cake.