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USGS: Major natural disaster along San Andreas fault OVERDUE

According to the study , if the offshore sections split, a magnitude-7.3 quake could be produced and up to magnitude-7.4 if the onshore segments fissure. The r...


Black Congressman Elijah Cummings on 'Good' Meeting With Trump

Lowering the costs of drugs has remained a key talking point for Trump in his push to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. The t...


Day care worker charged with pushing child down stairs

Sarah Gable , 52, was sacked from the Future Day Care Centre after CCTV cameras installed just minutes earlier caught the violent attack. Sarah Gable was arrest...


SCOTUS sends Gavin Grimm's case back to a lower court

Grimm won the initial federal appeals court case, with the court ruling that the federal government was probably violating Title IX by forcing him to access a ...


This is how 'SNL' covered the Mike Pence email controversy

Pence said he had complied with state laws in his use of the email account, and had an outside attorney review his private email records and archive those rel...


USA temporarily suspends special payment programme for H-1B visas

Employers like TCS, Wipro and Infosys then pay at least $60,000 to their stock of Indian workers - way below industry average, and just enough to sidestep decla...


Republicans divided over how to help people buy health insurance

Leading Republicans scrambled earlier this week after Republican Study Committee chair Mark Walker (R-N.C.) ripped apart the leaked copy, though Republican Ho...


Baltimore officers face federal racketeering charges

Intense reform efforts followed, including the expanded use of cameras to record police interactions. Seven Baltimore police officers who worked together on...


Colts defensive lineman charged with DUI, theft after allegedly stealing golf cart

Leave the bar in a golf cart taxi, bop the driver on the head when asked to pay, steal the golf cart, crash it a few blocks later, curse out the cops, get arres...


Feds reportedly drop opposition to Texas voter ID law

Rep. Marc Veasey, D-Fort Worth, called the law "the clearest manifestation of modern-day voter suppression tactics", and challenged the law in court, along with...


8-year-old girl fatally shot after Houston auto crash

After the driver of the white auto ran the light, a black auto slammed into the side of the vehicle. The Pontiac ran into Thomas' auto "in the intersection of...


People are pressuring Republicans to keep Trump's health-care promise

Conducted by the Kaiser Family Foundation , the national poll contacted a sampling of more than 1,000 people in mid-February to gauge their views on ACA, o...


Ruth Bader Ginsburg Says Immigration Makes US Great

Ginsburg's statements were an apparent reference to last month's marches in Washington, D.C. and other cities, which the Washington Post (among others) noted ...


A Taste of Spring: Warmest February Day Ever in Boston

The eastern U.S.is experiencing warm temperatures Friday - but a powerful storm and cooler weather is forecast to cross into the region, as seen in this image f...


White Nationalist Richard Spencer Booted Out Of CPAC

The exclusion of Yiannopoulos will make what was already a pretty thin lineup of speakers even more so. But a newly surfaced video, in which he appears to exc...


Good Samaritan jumps on man attacking BR police officer

A police report says that Aime conducted the stop after he saw drug paraphernalia in the parked vehicle where Bennett was sleeping. At that moment, she says...


Sons and Daughters of American Revolution honor Washington on President's Day

Presidents Day 2017 is this Monday, Feb. 20, and many businesses and institutions are closed for the day. But if you weren't able to take care of a permit or so...


Cooper, Stein pull out of voting-law appeal

Last year Pat McCrory, then the state's Republican governor, asked the Supreme Court to review a lower appeals court ruling. Though the Governor's Office and ...


Police Investigate Active Shooter in Oakland

Enjaian graduated from the University of California-Los Angeles in 2008 and the University of Michigan Law School in 2013, CBS News reported. At one point he ca...


ICE Arrests Undocumented Domestic Violence Victim Moments After Obtaining A Protective Order

Victims' advocates with the county and elsewhere said they were stunned that federal agents would, in effect, violate the sanctity of a protective-order court...


Who Is Mick Mulvaney? Why John McCain Dislikes Trump's New Budget Director

SC congressman Mick Mulvaney says he voted to withdraw the troops after meeting with a veteran whose. Appropriations Committee Chairman Thad Cochran of MS a...


Indiana State Police identify two bodies found as missing Carroll County teens

We are investigating this as a crime scene. Liberty "Libby" German and Abigail "Abby" Williams , both 13, went missing Monday afternoon after they were dro...


Toddler among 2 dead in shooting on Chicago's West Side

The adult male, who authorities have not yet identified, was shot in the head and stomach, while the boy was wounded in the head. The two were pronounced dead a...


Cars catch fire in Disneyland parking structure, no injuries

The blaze happened yesterday at the Mickey & Friends Parking Structure in Anaheim where thousands of cars are tightly packed into the auto park daily. The fire ...


Peru Fugitive Ex-President Could Try to Flee from USA to Israel

Peruvianuthorities offered a $30,000 reward for information to help them capture Toledo, who rose from poverty to lead the fight against a graft-stained governm...


Yale to Rename Calhoun College After Pioneering Computer Science Alum

A native of South Carolina, Calhoun served as vice president of United States under presidents John Quincy Adams and Andrew Jackson, as well as secretary of sta...


Niko expected to hit Boston with 12+ inches of snow

Storm Team 4 breaks down the timeline here. A nasty winter storm , predicted to drop more than a foot of snow in parts of New Jersey , is on track Thursda...


US Supreme Court puts off action on major class action dispute

The U.S. Supreme Court will not act until at least the fall on a major business dispute on whether companies can head off costly class action lawsuits, meaning ...


Kelly Defends Immigration Order as Key Republican Knocks Rollout

Kelly made his comments as arguments on whether to reinstate President Trump's travel restrictions loom this afternoon in the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ...


Robert Reich blames Berkeley riot on right-wing 'outside agitators'

They "provided the ultra-nationalist far right exactly the images they want to use to discredit the vast majority of peaceful protesters in Berkeley and across ...