National News

US highway deaths fall in 2018 for second straight year

Oct 22, 2019

The U.S. government's road safety agency says traffic deaths fell by a small amount for the second straight year

Phoenix police officers fired in video, social media cases

Oct 22, 2019

Two Phoenix police officers involved in separate incidents that drew national outrage, including pointing a gun and hurling profanities at a black family, have been fired

Correction: Severe Weather-The Latest story

Oct 22, 2019

Correction: Severe Weather-The Latest story

US inquiry into Mexican steel concrete reinforcing bars

Oct 22, 2019

The Trump administration has begun an inquiry into whether Mexican-made rebar imported into the United States is being altered to avoid antidumping duties

Protections out of South Carolina bill to ban most abortions

Oct 22, 2019

A South Carolina Senate subcommittee has stripped protections for women who become pregnant from rape or incest from a bill that would outlaw abortions in that state after about six weeks of pregnancy

Nike CEO Mark Parker to step down in January

Oct 22, 2019

Nike says its longtime CEO Mark Parker is stepping down in January

Police: 2 officers hurt in shootout, 3 found dead in home

Oct 22, 2019

Police say a man in northern Virginia shot and killed his mother and his nephew before killing himself in a domestic standoff that left two police officers injured after a shootout

SeaWorld releases rescued manatee back into Florida waters

Oct 22, 2019

A rescued manatee named Bingley has been released back into the waters off Florida's Atlantic coast after treatment of an injury from being struck by a watercraft

WeWork co-founder pushed aside in reported SoftBank takeover

Oct 22, 2019

WeWork is reportedly accepting financial rescue package that hands control of the company to its top investor and pushes aside co-founder Adam Neumann

News conference set regarding brothers' death investigation

Oct 22, 2019

A Missouri prosecutor and sheriff will give an update Wednesday into the disappearance of two Wisconsin brothers missing since July and presumed dead

Fighting suit, Exxon says it is accounting for climate rules

Oct 22, 2019

Exxon Mobil is defending the way it is preparing for climate change regulations after New York's attorney general accused the company of deceiving the public about how stricter emissions rules would impact its business

The Latest: Ex-prosecutor avoids trials with guilty pleas

Oct 22, 2019

A retired Honolulu police chief and his wife are scheduled to plead guilty to bank fraud and identity theft charges

Gunman went to class after shooting 1 near California school

Oct 22, 2019

Police say a teenage gunman returned to class after shooting a fellow student multiple times just outside a Northern California high school

Miami bridge fall blamed on design, lack of oversight

Oct 22, 2019

Federal officials have determined a Miami university bridge that collapsed and killed six people showed significant design errors and the state government should have conducted greater oversight because of the project's complexity

2 Proud Boys members sentenced to 4 years over NYC melee

Oct 22, 2019

Two members of the far-right Proud Boys have each been sentenced to four years in prison for their part in a street fight that followed a speech last year at New York's Metropolitan Republican Club