Back in the Bronx, Ocasio-Cortez says to keep up…

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is urging supporters to keep up the kind of activism that resulted in Amazon rescinding its plan to build a campus in New York City

The Latest: CEO: Gunman passed background check…

The gunman who killed five co-workers in Illinois passed a background check when he was hired 15 years ago.

Pope Francis Dismisses Ex-Cardinal McCarrick

Pope Francis defrocked former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after numerous sexual abuse allegations.

Officer shot multiple times, suspects die in subsequent fire

An Auburn police officer shot multiple times after responding to reports of an armed robbery is recovering, while two suspects are believed to have died in a fire following a shootout

Tax Refunds Are Smaller, and People Are Ticked

The IRS is out with early numbers on tax refunds in 2019, and people hoping for a bump under the new tax changes are being unpleasantly surprised. In the first week of the filing season, the average refund was $1,865, down about 8% from last year's average of $2,...

Gone in a New York minute: How the Amazon deal…

When Amazon chose the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens to build a new campus, New York's top brass saw it as a major coup but what they didn't anticipate was the deal's eventual unraveling

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Special Counsel Recommends Strict Sentence For…

​In a sentencing memo released Friday night, the special counsel laid out their recommendations for Manafort's punishment.

The Latest: Police name Alabama officer shot following call

An Alabama police officer who was shot multiple times after responding to reports of an armed robbery has been identified

It's Lawsuit Time

In case you left Earth recently, President Trump has declared a national emergency to free up funds for his border wall. And now, as he predicted, lawsuits are on their way. The first one comes from the liberal non-profit Public Citizen, which says there's no actual emergency at the border,...

Hamilton Audience Bolts for Doors Amid Chaos

A Hamilton audience in San Francisco ran for the doors Friday night and injured three people after a woman attending the show had a heart attack, People reports. Seems someone pulled a defibrillator from a wall at the Orpheum Theatre, which triggered a fire alarm and caused what the San...

President Trump Faces Legal Challenges After…

California's governor, New York's attorney general and the ACLU have all said they'll file lawsuits.

Storm-lashed South Carolina reassesses global…

The role of global warming is being reassessed by officials in storm-lashed South Carolina

She Said Son Vanished at Swap Meet. Cops Call It…

More than three decades after police fruitlessly searched a Las Vegas swap meet for a missing 3-year-old, his mother has been charged with murder. Amy Fleming, 60, was arrested in Florida on Jan. 29 and is being extradited to Nevada to face a charge that she killed her son before...

Warren returns to Nevada, heart of 2008 economic…

Democrat Elizabeth Warren, who made her name as a consumer advocate in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, will make her first appearance Sunday as a presidential candidate in Las Vegas

Five People Are Dead After A Shooting At An…

Police said an employee opened fire at Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Illinois.

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Multiple fatalities after hostage standoff, police shooting

Authorities say there have been multiple fatalities after a domestic dispute in Mississippi led to a hostage situation and a subsequent police shooting

Bygone Style Icon Dead at 85

Lee Radziwill knew how to dress, and the world was agog. And now she's gone. The style icon and sister to Jackie Onassis died Friday in New York at age 85 of what sounds like age-related illness, reports WWD . Radziwill had three professions—as an actress, an interior designer, and...

Mueller Triple Whammy Involves 2 Old Names, Plus…

How long will Paul Manafort go to prison for? If Robert Mueller has his way, a "long, long time," Vox notes, per a "harsh" sentencing memo filed by the special counsel's office Friday. In the memo, Mueller agreed with a probation department's recommendation that the ex-Trump campaign manager, 69, serve...

Prosecutors Say They Have Proof Of WikiLeaks…

According to a new court filing Friday, prosecutors said they found communications between Stone, WikiLeaks and Guccifer 2.0.

Flight headed to Las Vegas diverted to nearby military base

American Airlines says one of its jets inbound to Las Vegas' airport was diverted to a nearby military base to refuel after experiencing weather-related delays in the area

Hearing into unresolved US House race could find…

Hearing by state Elections Board could reveal whether the nation's last undecided congressional election was either tainted by so much ballot tampering that a winner could not be declared

This May Be Biggest US Retail Liquidation Ever

In what the Wall Street Journal says may be the biggest retail liquidation ever in America, one of the nation's most well-known chains for shoes on the cheap is closing all of its stores here. A spokesman says all of Payless' 2,100 or so US locations are expected to...

WH Press Secretary Sarah Sanders Interviewed By…

According to CNN, Sanders' interview is one of the final known interviews by special counsel Robert Mueller's team.

Oakland teachers announce strike over pay, class…

The union representing 3,000 teachers in Oakland announces strike starting Thursday

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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past…

PHOTO GALLERY: Costumed canine contestant in run-up to Westminster Dog Show in New York; visitors walk across dunes at White Sands National Monument in New Mexico; goalie protects puck during hockey game in Nashville.

2nd arrest in robbery that led to NYPD friendly…

A second person has been arrested in connection with a robbery that led to the friendly fire death of a New York City police detective

ICE Stops Force-Feeding Detainees On Hunger Strike

This comes after a U.S. district judge said the agency had to stop feeding two of the immigrants against their will.