John Walker Lindh, The 'American Taliban…

He pleaded guilty in 2002 to providing support for the Taliban and was sentenced to 20 years in prison.

The Latest: Tensions flare over Sandra Bland…

Texas authorities are expected to face sharp questioning over why cellphone video Sandra Bland took during her confrontational 2015 traffic stop never publicly surfaced until now

Violent Storms Spawn Tornadoes, Flooding In…

At least three people were killed and multiple others hurt after tornadoes ripped through Missouri Wednesday night.

Pennsylvania accuses financial firms of bond price-fixing

Pennsylvania's treasury department is accusing about a dozen large financial firms of inflating the price of bonds issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac over seven years

Harriet Tubman Won't Grace The $20 Bill Anytime…

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told lawmakers the new Tubman bill likely won't be released until 2028.

Former Michigan priest charged with 6 counts of sex crimes

A Catholic priest who admitted when he resigned from a Flint-area parish that he had sexually abused a child has been charged with several counts of sexual assault dating back decades

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HHS Says A Migrant Child Died In US Custody Back…

An agency spokesman told news outlets that the 10-year-old girl from El Salvador was in a "medically fragile" state when she entered U.S. care.

The Latest: Record flooding likely for Arkansas…

Forecasters are predicting record flooding in western Arkansas in communities along the Arkansas River because of huge amounts of water headed downstream from Oklahoma and Kansas

AP: Pentagon To Propose Sending Up To 10,000…

Pentagon officials are reportedly scheduled to present plans to the White House on Thursday "to send up to 10,000 more troops to the Middle East."

Vietnam War veterans monument defaced ahead of Memorial Day

Police say a memorial to Vietnam War veterans in Boston has been vandalized days before the Memorial Day holiday

Classifying 'Middle Class' Is Messy Business

Pew says 52% of Americans are in the middle class down from 61% in 1971.

Groups file federal lawsuit to block new Alabama law that would ban most abortions in the state

Groups file federal lawsuit to block new Alabama law that would ban most abortions in the state

Michael Avenatti Charged With Stealing From…

A federal grand jury indicted the high-profile lawyer on charges of fraud and aggravated identity theft.

Former officer pleads guilty to battery for punching suspect

A former northeastern Indiana police officer has pleaded guilty to battery and resigned after authorities say he punched a man who refused to have his blood drawn for a drunken driving investigation

NY Bill Would Allow Charges Against People Who've…

New York's State Assembly voted in favor of a measure that would let prosecutors pursue charges against certain people who've been pardoned.

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Someone Broke Into His House. Then They Deep-Cleaned It

Nate Roman should have been miffed that someone broke into his home in Marlborough, Mass., last week. Instead, CBS Boston notes the 44-year-old was "pleasantly surprised": The beds were made, the toilets were sparkling, someone had put out the trash, and his son's bedroom "never looked better," Roman acknowledges. Even...

Judge Sides With FTC In Antitrust Case Against…

The judge agreed that Qualcomm illegally suppressed its competition in the cellphone chip market.

Slain North Carolina student gets Purple Heart…

A University of North Carolina-Charlotte student who was killed when he tackled a gunman who opened fire inside a classroom has been posthumously awarded military honors

Redacted Michael Cohen Warrants To Be Released…

On Tuesday, a federal judge ordered that documents related to five search warrants be made public.

Cops Deliver Sobering Message on Missing…

Even though Derion Vence was arrested almost two weeks ago in the case of missing preschooler Maleah Davis and charged with tampering with evidence relating to a corpse, Houston police weren't explicitly saying they thought the 4-year-old had been murdered. That all changed Thursday, when Chief Art Acevedo said during...

Severe Weather Brings More Tornadoes, Heavy Rain…

Tuesday marked the fifth consecutive day of severe weather in the region.

Funeral set for Alabama police officer killed by…

An Alabama city is honoring a police officer who was killed in the line of duty

Political Theater Escalates As McGahn Skips House…

Former White House Counsel Don McGahn didn't show up for a House Judiciary Committee hearing. Democrats say they'll take him to court.

Arrest made in investigation of subway brake incidents

New York City police have made an arrest in their investigation into a series of subway emergency brake activations

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Investigation Finds ICE Misuses, Overuses…

The five-month investigation looked at more than 8,400 incident reports and concluded ICE detention centers are isolating thousands of migrants.

There's Something Nefarious Afoot in the NYC…

Someone has it out for the New York City subway system, having delayed or cancelled at least 747 trains since March. Jalopnik , which viewed 20 incident reports obtained from sources within the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, calls him a "supervillain." While he's been known to hit single trains, he allegedly has...

Man charged in crash that killed Memphis police officer

A Tennessee man has been indicted in a fatal crash that authorities say killed a police officer who as driving home from work