Merrick Garland, John Roberts usually agreed on appeals court Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 09:53

Obama's and Bush's choices for Supreme Court rarely differed during two years together.


Texas 'vampire' killer set for execution Wednesday Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 09:45

The so-called "vampire" killer says he was taking orders from the devil when he slit a boy's throat.


Accuser must testify about 'Rolling Stone' rape story Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 09:35

'Jackie' was the basis for a since-retracted story alleging a brutal rape at U.Va.


Tenn. abortion measure challenge awaits judge's ruling Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 09:33

Voters opposed to the measure, which allows abortion restrictions, have sued Tennessee.


Hundreds of requests to unlock phones flood FBI Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 09:27

Local and state police have requested FBI's help on more than 500 devices in recent months


FAA considers allowing drones to fly over people Top Stories - Wed, 04/06/2016 - 09:03

The Federal Aviation Administration is considering allowing drones to fly over more people, after experts made recommendations about how to ...


Same-sex spouses fight for parental rights Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 20:57

Federal lawsuit challenges constitutionality of Indiana law and presumption of parenthood.


How anti-bank furor crushed Iceland's prime minister after Panama Papers Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 20:40

Lingering disgust over the banking industry's behavior before 2008 blew up again.


Mich. concealed gun license applications rise Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 20:27

Macomb County on track to double the number of applications for permits in a typical year.


Despite Panama Papers, Iceland's pretty cool to visit Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 20:21

The Prime Minister of Iceland is in hot water with the people of the small Nordic country this week, and we don’t mean the warm waters of Ic...


In wake of Panama Papers, Obama calls on Congress to fix tax 'inversions' Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 19:49

White House says overseas acquisition of U.S. companies "erodes the American tax base."


Study: Med students say blacks feel less pain Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 19:35

A U.Va. study suggests that biases result, naturally, in biased pain management treatments.


Officials look to tighten airport, train security in wake of Brussels attacks Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 19:28

Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., outlined the bid to nearly double the number of armed Transportation Security Administration teams that patrol...


Melania Trump wants Donald to stop retweeting Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 19:16

With his poll numbers flagging among women, Donald Trump brought his wife out Monday to stump for him in Wisconsin.


Church claims members skimmed from bingo games Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 19:12

Bingo parlor in Indiana church raked in more than $40 million over the past decade.


Flint mayor forecasts $35M deficit amid water crisis Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 19:06

The residents won't be asked to pay for water to close the budget deficit, Mayor Karen Weaver says.


Bollywood star's boyfriend accused of aiding suicide Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 18:53

Pratyusha Banerjee was found hanging from a ceiling fan in her Mumbai home on Friday.


Halt to migrant flood ends good times for smugglers Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 18:50

Now that Turkey is stopping migration to Europe, business is drying up for traffickers.


Whoa, Wisconsin: Speed bump for Trump, Clinton Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 18:47

Analysis: This is when Republicans usually coalesce behind the front-runner. Not this time


Zika virus leads to short blood supply in Arizona Top Stories - Tue, 04/05/2016 - 18:13

Officials ask for donors to help boost blood supply, which has been cut by the Zika virus.