First non-Muslim lashed for breaking Sharia law in Indonesian province Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:47

In 2002, Aceh was granted permission to enforce Sharia law by the national government,


We were grieving when we wrote this, forgive us if it goes astray Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:44

Out of the loop today? We've got what you missed.


College acceptance letters have shocking twist Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:43

The letters start out joyous then turn to issue of sexual assault


Haley Barbour: GOP convention bounce more likely a dip Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:15

No matter who's nominated, Republican prospects likely hurt by contentious conclave ahead.


Gyrocopter pilot who landed on Capitol lawn sentenced to 4 months in prison Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:43

A Florida man who landed a gyrocopter on U.S. Capitol grounds was sentenced in federal court to 4 months in prison Thursday.


Jewish family claims prized Passover manuscript Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:40

The descendants of a German Jewish lawmaker say the famed Birds’ Head Haggadah was stolen from their family during the Nazi era.


Known as presidential swing state, Florida could decide Senate control Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:33

If Democrats want to take back the Senate, Florida figures to be a state they'll need to win


Poll gives Clinton, Trump top marks on national security Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:18

Online poll shows Trump and Clinton most trusted on national security.


RNC member floats selling television rights to conventions Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:18

The ratings Donald Trump has brought to this year’s Republican nomination has GOP leaders wondering: Should they sell rights to cover debate...


5 things you need to know Thursday Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:14

The biggest news to start your morning.


FBI paid at least $1.3M to hack terrorist iPhone Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:10

Comey said the agency paid more than he will be paid in the remaining 7 years of his position


Obama: 'Nobody's spirit was stronger, bolder, or more creative' than Prince Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:04

President Obama mourns the singer, who played a concert at the White House last year.


Hoosiers give most to Cruz, Sanders for third straight month Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:49

Hillary Clinton continues to be the top recipient of itemized contributions from Indiana.


U.S.-led coalition blows up $500 million in Islamic State cash Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:28

The U.S.-led coalition air campaign has incinerated about $500 million of the Islamic State’s cash stockpiles and cut its oil revenues by an...


Mayor: Chicago to immediately adopt some police reform recommendations Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:18

Rahm Emanuel's move follows release of last week's scathing report by police task force.


Disney Channel to air movie marathon of classics Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:17

51 of Disney Channel's most popular original movies are coming your way. Prepare to binge.


Rats! Several big U.S. cities seeing surge in rodent complaints Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:10

Some residents of America’s great cities probably wouldn’t mind a visit from the Pied Piper right about now.


Common Cause calls for gift ban — for convention delegates Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 11:05

Group sends letters to candidates making the request


All sales final: Cities provide e-commerce zones to thwart crime Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 10:59

Washington, D.C., joins a growing list of cites with safe zones designed to curb the crime that can occur when closing an online deal.


Clinton holds large lead over Sanders in Maryland Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 10:54

Maryland is one of five states holding a primary on Tuesday.