The Latest: Crews clear lane of road, buses begin…

Road crews have cleared one lane in Alaska's Denali National Park, and buses are beginning to return about 300 stranded tourists back to the park entrance

AP Explains: A look at rallies, recent tension in…

AP Explains: A look at a planned right-wing rally, expected counterprotests and recent tension in liberal Portland, Oregon

N.Y. Gov. Moves To Classify Hate-Motivated Mass…

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the Hate Crimes Domestic Terrorism Act during a speech Thursday.

PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the…

PHOTOS: Firefighters rescue children left alone in an apartment which caught fire in St. Louis; boaters on Russia's Volga River floating near partially submerged monastery and a radio telescope antenna; 50th anniversary of Woodstock music festival in N.Y.

Portland, Oregon, awaits right-wing rally…

More than two dozen local, state and federal law enforcement agencies are in Portland, Oregon to help out police with a right-wing rally Saturday

Hundreds come to honor El Paso victim after…

Hundreds of strangers braved scorching heat to attend the funeral of an El Paso shooting victim after her longtime companion invited the public

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Jeffrey Epstein's Autopsy Shows Broken Hyoid…

The autopsy was finished Sunday, but Epstein's cause of death is still listed as "pending" while the medical examiner awaits certain info.

Medical examiner rules Epstein death a suicide by…

The New York City medical examiner has ruled Jeffrey Epstein's death a suicide

Court: US can reject asylum along parts of Mexico…

A federal appeals court has cleared the way for the U.S. government to forbid Central American immigrants from seeking asylum at two portions of the southern border

Reporter ID'd in New Orleans small plane crash

A New Orleans TV journalist and the pilot of a small plane are dead after their aircraft went down Friday in a field near a city airport

FCC Proposes A New Suicide Prevention Hotline…

The FCC says a shorter phone number "would likely make it easier for Americans in crisis to access potentially life-saving resources."

Man found guilty in fatal shooting of Chicago police officer

A guilty verdict has been returned against a man who defended himself against murder, aggravated battery and firearm charges in the fatal shooting of an off-duty Chicago police officer

Police in fatal Colorado shooting return to…

A police official says two Colorado officers placed on leave after shooting a man as he ran away from them have returned to active duty

Roy Moore defamation lawsuit against accusers is…

A judge has paused a defamation suit filed by Roy Moore against women who accused him during his unsuccessful U.S. Senate bid of past misconduct

U.S. Appeals Court Upholds Sanitary Conditions…

The appeals panel said it is requiring hygiene, food and sleeping provisions "rather than allowing the government to decide whether to provide them.”

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US court declines again to halt Trump family planning rules

A US appeals court has declined once again to immediately halt new Trump administration rules that bar taxpayer-funded clinics from referring patients for abortions

Father of kidnapping victim Elizabeth Smart comes…

The father of Utah kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart has come out as gay in a heartfelt letter that reveals he has struggled throughout his life with pain and guilt

Country's largest tribal nation seeks…

The newly elected chief of the Oklahoma-based Cherokee Nation plans to appoint the tribe's first-ever delegate to the U.S. House of Representatives, a right outlined in a nearly 200-year-old treaty with the federal government

Philadelphia Shootout Increases Pressure For…

Nicetown-Tioga has one of the highest crime rates in the city. But residents say this shooting is out of the ordinary. And some call it a step back.

Leader of largest US organic food fraud gets 10-year term

A judge has sentenced the mastermind of the largest organic food fraud scheme in U.S. history to 10 years in prison, saying he cheated thousands of customers into buying products they didn't want.

California's 113-month job growth ties record set…

California's unemployment rate has again fallen to an historic low of 4.1% as the world's fifth-largest economy continues to add jobs following the Great Recession

California leads latest lawsuit over Trump…

California and other states are filing the latest court challenge to new Trump administration rules blocking green cards for many immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers or other forms of public assistance

Report: Connection Between Mental Health & Mass…

An comprehensive 96 page report says blaming mental illness as the sole cause of a mass shooting is far too simplistic.

New Mexico parents get preview of school-lockdown video

One of New Mexico's largest school districts is giving parents a preview of an instruction video on lockdown situations associated with active shooters that will be shown to students.

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NRA wants a role when Oliver North meets state…

A National Rifle Association leader-turned-critic is meeting with New York investigators next week, and the NRA wants to be there

Kentucky finds 1,000 teachers violated law during…

Kentucky's labor secretary says more than 1,000 teachers violated state law by participating in mass rallies at the state Capitol that forced some schools to close

House Judiciary Committee Subpoenas Corey…

President Trump's former campaign manager ​has been ordered to appear in front of the House Judiciary Committee on Sept. 17.