Sign at high school named for Cardinal Wuerl is vandalized

Sign at high school named for Cardinal Wuerl is vandalized

A sign at a Roman Catholic high school in Pennsylvania named for Cardinal Donald Wuerl has been vandalized with paint.

Monday, August 20th 2018, 9:43 am CDT
Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattle

Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattle

Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are turning brown and hay for cattle is in short supply, as water becomes increasingly scarce.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 10:21 am CDT
Backstreet Boys fans treated for injuries after storm

Backstreet Boys fans treated for injuries after storm

A southern Oklahoma casino says 14 fans suffered cuts and bruises when a powerful rainstorm toppled entrance trusses and disrupted the start of an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 1:37 pm CDT
Wildfire moves closer to Glacier National Park's scenic road

Wildfire moves closer to Glacier National Park's scenic road

A wildfire in northwest Montana's Glacier National Park is forcing evacuations and has burned within a mile of the scenic Going-to-the-Sun Road.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 5:52 pm CDT
Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 10:26 am CDT

Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot over comments that authorities deemed threatening to a transgender student in Oklahoma.

Monday, August 20th 2018, 11:33 am CDT
Bishop: Church today 'not the church' of grand jury report

Bishop: Church today 'not the church' of grand jury report

The bishop of Pittsburgh's Roman Catholic diocese is pushing back against a call for his resignation and says the diocese has "followed every single step" needed for responsible action after allegations of child sexual abuse.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 6:53 pm CDT
School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10

School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10

Students in Santa Fe, Texas, will begin a new school year with additional security measures in place following a mass shooting in May that left 10 people dead.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 9:35 am CDT

Report: MeToo activist Argento settled sex assault complaint

The New York Times reports that Italian actress Asia Argento _ one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement _ recently settled a lawsuit filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 9:37 pm CDT

Missouri school district embraces gender-neutral bathrooms

Many students in one Missouri school district won't be using bathrooms designated by gender any longer.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 12:42 pm CDT

US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination.

Friday, August 17th 2018, 1:31 pm CDT
Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 2:47 pm CDT
'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22".

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 10:37 am CDT
Project documents hidden history of LGBTQ life in the South

Project documents hidden history of LGBTQ life in the South

A new project is documenting the history of LGBTQ people in the Deep South.

Monday, August 20th 2018, 12:12 am CDT

Doctor convicted of sexual assault of patient gets probation

A Houston doctor won't serve prison time after being convicted of sexually assaulting a heavily sedated patient.

Sunday, August 19th 2018, 1:02 pm CDT

Police probe stun gun use on man who had been holding child

A suburban Detroit police department is investigating the arrest of a combative father who may have still been holding his 2-month-old son when an officer shot him with a stun gun.

Monday, August 20th 2018, 11:18 am CDT
Synthetic pot seen as a public health danger

Synthetic pot seen as a public health danger

What is synthetic marijuana and why is it so dangerous?.

Friday, August 17th 2018, 11:35 am CDT
Study: Smokers better off quitting, even with weight gain

Study: Smokers better off quitting, even with weight gain

US study finds you're better off in the long run if you quit smoking, even if you gain weight.

Wednesday, August 15th 2018, 4:08 pm CDT

Los Angeles is first in US to install subway body scanners

The Los Angeles subway system is poised to become the first mass transit system in the U.S. to install body scanners to screen passengers for weapons and explosives.

Tuesday, August 14th 2018, 11:22 am CDT

Stinky 'corpse flower' in full bloom in California

Visitors are flocking to the Huntington Library in Southern California to get a whiff of the so-called corpse flower, known for the rotten stench it releases when it blooms.

Friday, August 17th 2018, 2:31 pm CDT