California Wildfire Nearly Doubles in Size, Evacuations Expanded

The so-called Sand Fire north of Los Angeles was at 11,000 acres at noon Saturday and grew to 20,000 acres by evening.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 12:51 am

David Duke: There is a War Against White People

Former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke is attempting a return to politics by launching a campaign for the U.S. Senate. Duke says the killing of three Baton Rouge police officers helped make up his mind to run.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 10:08 pm

Pokemon Go Causes Illegal Border Crossing Into U.S.

"Both juveniles were so captivated by their Pokémon GO games that they lost track of where they were," a Border Patrol spokesman said.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 9:01 pm

Trump Is Appealing to Fear — Will it Win Him Votes?

Donald Trump appears to be pushing fear buttons that common wisdom says motivates conservatives. But is that really what's going on?

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 7:17 pm

Man With Autism in Police Shooting 'Traumatized': Family

Arnoldo Rios-Soto's family said police officers need to be better trained to deal with people who have mental disabilities.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 6:31 pm

Body of Ohio College Student Who Vanished While Riding Bike Found

A 57-year-old man has been arrested in her abduction.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 5:02 pm

Two Dead, 7-Year-Old Wounded in Miami Shooting

Miami Police Department said two adults are dead and a child injured in a shooting on Saturday.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 4:29 pm

'Oppressive' Triple-Digit Heat Targeting 110M Americans

Heat indices were expected to linger between 100 and 110 degrees across the country on Saturday and Sunday.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 3:19 pm

Hundreds Evacuated as California Brush Fire Explodes

The fast-moving Sand Fire that broke out in Santa Clarita continued to burn Saturday as at least 300 people were told to evacuate.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 1:08 pm

Former NFL Star Haunted By Police Killings

As details of the killings began to trickle out of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, last weekend, retired NFL star Warrick Dunn felt a familiar kind of grief.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 12:32 pm

Arrest Made in 2014 Murder of Michigan Woman Who Vanished After Halloween Party

Officials arrested a 27-year-old man Friday for the murder of Chelsea Bruck.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 12:15 pm

Women's Soccer Legend Has a Brand New Goal

Brandi Chastain has already won two World Cups and two Olympic gold medals, but she isn't interested in resting on her laurels.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 11:49 am

Ex-Manson Follower's Parole Denied by California Governor

The governor cited Leslie Van Houten's "inability to explain her willing participation in such horrific violence" in denying parole.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 9:56 am

Ouch! Dangerous Heat Wave Blankets Northeast

Humidity and high temperatures are putting 26 states under a heat advisory as forecasters predict some areas could feel temperatures well above 100 degrees this weekend.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 6:46 am

This Startup Serves Pizza Made by Robots

Zume, a Silicon Valley startup aiming to be the "Amazon of food," is taking on Domino's and Pizza Hut with a small army of pizza-making robots.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 2:32 am

Cops ID Officer Who Shot Unarmed Caregiver in Florida

The shooting of behavior therapist Charles Kinsey was recorded on video, showing Kinsey lying on his back with his hands up while trying to calm a patient with autism.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 2:27 am

California Brush Fire Doubles to Nearly 5 Square Miles

Hundreds of firefighters are battling the flames from the ground and air.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 12:35 am

Florida Man Killed in Small Plane Crash in Illinois

The plane suffered an undetermined mishap and crashed, torching the side of a home.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 11:42 pm

1 Killed, 8 Hurt When Stolen Car Hits Crowd in Philadelphia

Some of the pedestrians injured when the stolen hit a group on the street were children. The driver fled but was arrested.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 9:49 pm

Tim Kaine Is Hillary Clinton's Running Mate

Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine has been tapped to be Hillary Clinton's vice presidential running mate.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 7:45 pm

Three Florida Men Charged in Plan to Join ISIS

A 52-year-old man was arrested at Miami's airport, and two others are accused of giving him weapons and firearms instruction, authorities said.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 7:37 pm

Virginia Court Strikes Down Order Allowing Felons to Vote

The court said Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe exceeded his powers in issuing an order giving more than 200,000 convicted felons the right to vote.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 6:49 pm

Hillary Clinton Defends Cruz's "Conscience" Moment

Clinton says Sen. Ted Cruz was right in urging people to vote their conscience in November. Her opinion got lots of cheers instead of boos during a rally in Tampa.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 6:35 pm

Inside the Startup That Is Serving Pizza Made by Robots

Zume, a Silicon Valley startup aiming to be the "Amazon of food," is taking on Domino's and Pizza Hut with a small army of pizza-making robots.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 6:03 pm

What Is a 'Heat Dome'? Everything You Need to Know

When the right conditions align, a weather phenomenon called a "heat dome" happens, resulting in sizzling temperatures that last for days.

Posted by on 21 July 2016 | 11:36 am