CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School was Aaron Feis' second home. He was guardian of the gates as longtime security monitor at his alma mater, and although he did not know every single one of the 3,...Read more
WASHINGTON -- America is no longer a "nation of immigrants," at least in the mission statement of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
Director L. Francis Cissna announced the rewrite of the statement Thursday, ...Read more
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk wants to grab Mars like President Donald Trump reportedly grabbed -- well, you know.
That's according to Marcie Bianco, editorial and communications manager at Stanford University's Clayman ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Top GOP Senate recruit Josh Hawley has spent more than $110,000 on lawyers since he launched his campaign four months ago --about 20 percent of his total spending so far in the race, and a sum that experts ...Read more
DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co. named Kumar Galhotra the new president of Ford North America on Thursday, hours after Raj Nair abruptly exited the role amid acknowledgement of "inappropriate behavior" after 30 years with the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Thursday doubled down on arming school teachers while defending the National Rifle Association -- even as he broke ranks with the powerful gun rights organization on a key gun ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- The police officer assigned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School has resigned after a shooting rampage that left 17 people dead.
Scot Peterson, a deputy for the Broward Sheriff's Office, came ...Read more
MIAMI -- Broward Sheriff Scott Israel said Thursday the school resource officer stationed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School was suspended without pay after he learned the deputy never went into the building when the ...Read more
MIAMI -- A wildfire that broke out on the Cuban side of Guantanamo Bay jumped the fence line Thursday, threatening U.S. Navy base buildings and forcing evacuations of four neighborhoods, including one where prison guards ...Read more
CARNEGIE, Pa. -- The dismayed laborers from shuttered coal yards and steel mills didn't have to shift political allegiances to vote for Donald Trump in this part of the Rust Belt. They had been electing Republicans long ...Read more
CHICAGO -- In an awkward onstage appearance this week, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner drank a glass of chocolate milk to demonstrate his belief in diversity.
"It's really, really good," Rauner said after taking a sip of the ...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Tony Mendoza, a former East Los Angeles elementary school teacher who moved swiftly from local to state government elected offices, resigned from the California Senate on Thursday as his colleagues ...Read more
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. -- A man in his 20s crashed his car through the emergency room entrance at Middlesex Hospital Thursday morning and apparently set himself on fire, Mayor Daniel Drew said.
Drew said the act was ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Thursday lambasted California officials for how they are dealing with gangs and threatened to pull immigration and border agents out of the state to show just how bad things would be...Read more
Peering at a distant galaxy, an amateur astronomer in Argentina managed to capture a star in the act of going supernova. The chances of this discovery, scientists say, are 1-in-a-million at best.
This lucky find, ...Read more
BEIJING -- A fire broke out at Tibet's most sacred temple on Saturday, and the public knows no more.
The blaze may have severely damaged the 1,300 year-old temple and many of its precious architectural features, murals ...Read more
CHICAGO -- A cupcake food truck owner who believes Chicago's regulations -- including a rule requiring mobile vendors stay at least 200 feet away from bricks-and-mortar restaurants -- are unconstitutional is asking the ...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Decades before the #MeToo movement, and long before Time magazine honored "the Silence Breakers," there was Anita Hill and Angela Wright.
In 1991 both women were in Washington to accuse Clarence Thomas ...Read more
"The show must go on." That is Chris Thile's mantra as he brings the Radio Show Formerly Known as "A Prairie Home Companion" back to the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul this weekend.
It will be the first Twin Cities ...Read more
New Orleans police last year investigated "Breaking Bad" actor Dean Norris after a woman said he sexually assaulted her, but prosecutors ultimately decided not to file charges, the Orleans Parish district attorney's office...Read more
- Trump argues for arming teachers to stop school shootings
- Billy Graham, minister to presidents and millions worldwide, dies at 99
- Charges: Minneapolis father raped, chained and beat twin daughters in what authorities called 'torture'
- Trump berates California, threatens to pull federal immigration agents
- An amateur astronomer testing a new camera happens to catch a supernova as it's being born