Obstructing Justice Is About Intent As Much As…

Obstruction of justice covers a wide range of actions — but the crux of all of them is malicious intent to disrupt the course of justice.

3 Out Of 4 Americans Killed In Syria Bombing Have…

According to a press release from the Defense Department, Jonathan Farmer, Shannon Kent and Scott Wirtz died in the blast.

'Diet Culture' Can Set Back People Recovering…

Advocates say the rhetoric around New Year's resolutions can especially be problematic.

Natural Disaster Preparations Halted Across US By…

During a government shutdown, agencies like NOAA and FEMA are limited in how much work they can do to prepare the US for natural disasters.

Austin PD Orders New Probe After Audit Finds…

The Austin Police Department will ask a third party to examine how it handles rape investigations from beginning to end.

Becoming An American: John Sandweg

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, former ICE acting Director John Sandweg speaks out.

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Becoming An American: Alena Sandimirova

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Alena Sandimirova seeks refuge from persecution.

Becoming An American: Youngmin Lo

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Youngmin Lo shares sacrifices made for his education.

Becoming An American: Teofilo Chavez

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Teofilo Chavez recounts crossing the border as a kid.

Becoming An American: Zaid Nagi

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Zaid Nagi explains how his life changed after 9/11.

Becoming An American: Paul Schmidt

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, a retired immigration judge reflects on his career.

Becoming An American: Alina Diaz

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." In this video, Alina Diaz recounts her journey to America.

Becoming An American: The Vallacis-Guerrero Family

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, we meet a family torn apart by deportation.

Becoming An American: David Ward

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, former Border Patrol agent David Ward gives his view.

Becoming An American: Jose Molina

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Jose Molina shares why he fears deportation.

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Becoming An American: Lee Wang

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Lee Wang explains what drove her to become a lawyer.

Top North Korean Envoy Arrives In Washington DC

Kim Yong Chol will reportedly discuss details with U.S. officials regarding a second summit between the U.S. and North Korea.

Inspector General Reports Ex-VA Secretary…

A new inspector general report says David Shulkin let VA security personnel drive his wife around in a personal vehicle.

3 Chicago Cops Found Not Guilty Of Covering Up…

​The three men's charges stemmed from ​allegations that they tried to cover up the shooting death of Laquan McDonald.

Human Beings Evolved To Love Cuteness: How…

Why do we love Hello Kitty, Funko Pop figurines and other "kawaii" objects?

Les Moonves Will Go To Arbitration With CBS Over…

CBS' former CEO was told last month he would not receive severance pay following an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against him.

More Than 770 Million Emails And Passwords…

A web security expert is calling this the largest collection of data ever loaded into his breach-checking website.

Is Student Loan Debt Making It Harder For Young…

Over about a decade, home ownership among young adults in the U.S. dropped 9 percentage points.

2 US Soldiers, 2 US Civilians Killed In Syria…

According to a statement from U.S. Central Command, one civilian was from the Department of Defense and the other was a contractor.

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Watchdog: GSA 'Ignored' Constitution By Letting…

The GSA's inspector general said the agency knew letting the president keep his D.C. hotel lease might violate the Constitution.

Trump Signs Bill To Provide Back Pay For Federal…

​The Government Employee Fair Treatment Act of 2019 will compensate federal employees "for wages lost, work performed, or leave used."

Michigan State University's Interim President…

John Engler has been under intense scrutiny after comments he made about some survivors "enjoying" the spotlight following the Larry Nassar scandal.

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Obstructing Justice Is About Intent As Much As…

Obstruction of justice covers a wide range of actions — but the crux of all of them is malicious intent to disrupt the course of justice.

The Latest: Van Dyke barely reacts to prison…

Former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke didn't react when he was sentenced to nearly seven years in prison for the 2014 killing of black teen Laquan McDonald

3 Out Of 4 Americans Killed In Syria Bombing Have…

According to a press release from the Defense Department, Jonathan Farmer, Shannon Kent and Scott Wirtz died in the blast.

Sen. King treating prostate cancer again, won't affect work

Sen. Angus King of Maine says he is resuming treatment for prostate cancer, but the radiation therapy won't affect his work

'Diet Culture' Can Set Back People Recovering…

Advocates say the rhetoric around New Year's resolutions can especially be problematic.

Cases in which police officers were charged in shootings

A Chicago police officer sentenced to nearly seven years in prison for shooting teenager Laquan McDonald 16 times in 2014 is one of several U.S. law enforcement officials to face charges in recent years for fatally shooting a black person

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Natural Disaster Preparations Halted Across US By…

During a government shutdown, agencies like NOAA and FEMA are limited in how much work they can do to prepare the US for natural disasters.

Weekend winter storm sweeping from Midwest to New…

A winter storm started sweeping across the Midwest on Friday before heading to New England where it's forecast to dump up to 2 feet of snow

Austin PD Orders New Probe After Audit Finds…

The Austin Police Department will ask a third party to examine how it handles rape investigations from beginning to end.

Suburban Chicago officer who fatally shot bouncer identified

A suburban Chicago police chief has identified the officer who fatally shot a security guard outside the bar where he worked

Becoming An American: John Sandweg

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, former ICE acting Director John Sandweg speaks out.

No rehearing for Louisiana abortion law

A divided federal appeals court has refused to reconsider a decision upholding Louisiana's law requiring that abortion providers have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals

Becoming An American: Alena Sandimirova

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Alena Sandimirova seeks refuge from persecution.

As shutdown drags on, 'Coast Guard City' takes a…

In New London, Connecticut, the community pulls together to help hundreds of unpaid Coast Guard employees as federal shutdown drags on

Becoming An American: Youngmin Lo

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Youngmin Lo shares sacrifices made for his education.

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Low-flying military plane startles downtown Nashville

A huge military airplane buzzed low over downtown Nashville on Friday, startling the city and its workers in high-rise buildings downtown

Becoming An American: Teofilo Chavez

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Teofilo Chavez recounts crossing the border as a kid.

Michigan sheriff: Warrant needed if ICE wants…

The sheriff in western Michigan's largest county says her jail won't release people to federal immigration agents unless they present an arrest warrant from a judge

Becoming An American: Zaid Nagi

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, Zaid Nagi explains how his life changed after 9/11.

Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke sentenced to nearly 7 years in prison for killing black teenager Laquan McDonald

Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke sentenced to nearly 7 years in prison for killing black teenager Laquan McDonald

Becoming An American: Paul Schmidt

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, a retired immigration judge reflects on his career.

Police: 4 boys charged with kidnapping, raping girl

Four boys ranging in age from 12 to 14 have been charged with kidnapping and raping a girl last month

Becoming An American: Alina Diaz

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." In this video, Alina Diaz recounts her journey to America.

Ex-Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke says at sentencing: "The last thing I wanted to do was shoot Laquan McDonald"

Ex-Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke says at sentencing: "The last thing I wanted to do was shoot Laquan McDonald"

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Becoming An American: The Vallacis-Guerrero Family

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, we meet a family torn apart by deportation.

Scientists ID another possible threat to orcas…

Four biologists have identified a surprising potential culprit in the decline of the Pacific Northwest's resident killer whales: pink salmon.

Becoming An American: David Ward

Together with The Marshall Project, we bring you "We Are Witnesses: Becoming An American." Here, former Border Patrol agent David Ward gives his view.