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2 accused in probe of Giuliani associates are due…

Two businessmen are being arraigned on charges they conspired with associates of Rudy Giuliani to make illegal campaign contributions

CBS signs Stephen Colbert to 3-year extension

CBS says it has signed Stephen Colbert to a contract extension that will keep him as 'Late Show' host until at least 2023

Country artists bring tears, prayers to CMT…

Country artists cried together and prayed together at an emotional CMT Artists of the Year awards show

Boris Johnson gets EU Brexit deal; next hurdle is…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Union leaders have reached a long-sought Brexit deal

The Latest: Senate Syria measure blocked from…

The Senate's top Democrat is pushing for quick approval of a resolution opposing President Donald Trump's troop withdrawal from Syria, but a Republican is blocking the move

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Hurricane Center: Tropical storm likely along Gulf Coast

Forecasters say a disturbance in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico is likely to become a tropical storm that will hit the northern Gulf Coast as a tropical storm with wind and rain

Slowing economy, trade wars, drag on US rail…

Union Pacific squeezed by trade wars and slowing global economy

Indiana woman gets probation in assault on Delta flight

An Indiana woman who had been drinking wine before she attacked a Delta Air Lines crew and federal agents on a flight has been sentenced to six months of probation

New Name in Wearable Tech: the Vatican

Describing your smart device as "aimed at the peripheral frontiers of the digital world where the young people dwell" maybe isn't the hippest way to appeal to the younger generation. But that's exactly what the Vatican intends with its Click to Pray eRosary announced Wednesday. The bracelet features a "smart...

Chicago teachers strike, say issue simple: 'It's…

Chicago teachers are on strike after failing to reach a contract deal with the nation's third-largest school district

Cummings, powerful congressman leading Trump…

Powerful Democratic Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.

Share of Americans with no religious affiliation…

The portion of Americans with no religious affiliation is rising significantly, in tandem with a sharp drop in the percentage that identifies as Christians

Cuban official says revered ballerina Alicia Alonso has died

An official of the National Ballet of Cuba says the revered ballerina and choreographer Alicia Alonso has died at age 98. Miguel Cabrera says Alonso died Thursday at a hospital in Havana

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Kukushkin charges draw review of California pot licenses

The arrest of a Ukrainian-born businessman on charges of conspiring to violate federal campaign finance laws has triggered a review of California cannabis licenses he was granted

Pence meets with Erdogan, seeking Syria border…

A senior U.S. delegation led by Vice President Mike Pence pursues an uphill mission to persuade Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to call for a cease-fire in northern Syria

The Latest: Venezuela wins seat on UN Human Rights Council

Venezuela has won a contested election for a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council despite a campaign by organizations and countries opposed to Nicolas Maduro's government and its rights record

IMF head says more needed to boost growth than US…

The International Monetary Fund's new leader says a U.S.-China trade truce could trim expected losses to the world economy but won't be enough to produce strong global growth

Trump grants extension for nuclear fuel recommendations

A US task force has been given more time to recommend ways to revive domestic uranium mining as it lags amid low prices and global competition

Jennifer Aniston's Instagram Debut Set a New…

Jennifer Aniston joined Instagram on Tuesday—and her debut will be hard to top. So many people viewed her newly created profile that it caused the app to crash, CNN reports. The Guinness Book of World Records says she set a new record by getting 1 million followers in just...

Feds: Retailer broke law by selling rifle in Texas attack

Federal prosecutors say a sporting goods retailer violated the law by selling an AR-15-style rifle and large capacity magazine to a man who used them to kill more than two dozen worshippers at a Texas church

Kim Kardashian urges clemency for Oklahoma death…

Kim Kardashian West has joined a chorus of voices calling for clemency for a black man on Oklahoma's death row who says a racist juror tainted the outcome of his trial

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A gusty Northeast cleans up after storm for the…

Persistent winds are hampering efforts to clean up and restore power after a powerful storm trekked across the Northeast

Saturday drama: Brexit battle to be decided in UK…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has lost every important vote in Parliament, and he faces a titanic struggle when he puts his new Brexit proposal before suspicious legislators Saturday

Jury selection set Jan. 27 in Florida school shooting

The trial of Florida school shooting defendant Nikolas Cruz is set to begin Jan. 27 with jury selection