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.

U.S. Airstrikes Destroy Weapons Storage Site In…

​A military spokesperson said two F-15E fighter jets ​"successfully conducted a pre-planned precision airstrike ... to destroy an ammunition cache."

Country artists bring tears, prayers to CMT…

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

Larger portion of Americans has no religious…

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

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

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Defense Secretary Mark Esper Will Not Comply With…

Lawmakers sent a subpoena to Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Oct. 7 seeking documents and information ​as part of the impeachment probe.

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

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

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

Comparison Of Chicago Administrations As Teacher…

The Chicago Teachers' Union has drawn comparisons of former mayor Rahm Emanuel to mayor Lori Lightfoot. Lightfoot says comparisons are not accurate.

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

The Latest: Jury selection resumes for opioid…

Jury selection for a major trial on the toll of opioids has resumed even as major drug distributors and manufacturers press for a settlement of thousands of claims against them

GM contract: worker pay hikes, factory closings…

Under tentative four year contract at GM, raises and bonuses for workers, company can close factories in Ohio, Michigan and one near Baltimore

History Shows Teachers' Salaries Aren't Keeping…

A growing number of teachers have gone on strike to demand better wages. So we wanted to know: How has teacher pay changed over time?

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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

Iconic Las Vegas wedding chapel is no longer up…

The owner of a Las Vegas chapel where celebrity couples like Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner have gotten married is staying wedded to her business

Groups: Saving Mexican gray wolves requires new…

Dozens of environmental groups and scientists are asking U.S. wildlife managers to rethink how they plan to ensure the survival of Mexican gray wolves in the American Southwest

Hundreds Arrested In Worldwide Child Exploitation…

The man accused of running the site is 23-year-old Jong Woo Son, a South Korean man.

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

As Impeachment Looms, McConnell Starts Planning

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell acknowledges that President Trump's impeachment by the House is rather likely, and he has a plan in place. "There's great motivation to get this done by Christmas," North Dakota GOP Sen. Kevin Cramer tells CNN of the expected trial in the Senate, which was discussed...

APNewsBreak: Billionaire governor's family farms…

A family business of West Virginia's billionaire governor has maxed out a taxpayer-funded subsidy program meant to help farmers through the U.S. trade war with China

Pelosi Says House Won't Hold Full Vote On…

Pelosi said: "We're not here to call bluffs. We're here to find the truth, to uphold the Constitution of the United States."

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

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New crane positioned near unstable New Orleans…

A new construction crane has been moved to the New Orleans site where a partially collapsed building and two giant, damaged cranes are in danger of toppling after a weekend disaster that killed three workers

Europe's specialty food makers brace for US…

European producers of premium specialty agricultural products like French wine and Italian Parmesan are facing a U.S. tariff hike due Friday with trepidation.

Reports: NBC Denies It Tried To Suppress Stories…

A new book alleges NBC News tried to impede Ronan Farrow's reporting on Harvey Weinstein and cover up allegations against "Today" host Matt Lauer.