A Brazilian police official is telling The Associated Press that American swimmer Ryan Lochte fabricated a story about being robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro.
Natural disasters and severe weather are rocking communities from Indiana to California and Louisiana this week. In the west another massive wildfire, in the south deadly flooding and across the nation’s midsection an onslaught of devastating tornadoes.
A 19-year-old Florida State University student charged with fatally stabbing a couple outside their home and then biting the dead man’s face was reported in stable condition Wednesday with guards nearby at a West Palm Beach hospital.
The wildfire began Tuesday in the Cajon Pass burning numerous homes.
The move comes just 82 days before the election and represents yet another campaign shake-up for the tumultuous campaign.
Ford Motor Co. intends to have a fully driverless vehicle — no steering wheel, no pedals — on the road within five years. The approach to the autonomous car breaks from many other companies which plan to gradually add self-driving capability to traditional cars.
A 19-year-old Florida State University student with no criminal record fatally stabbed a couple at random in their garage, wounded their neighbor and was biting the dead man’s face when deputies finally subdued him, authorities said Tuesday.
The Environmental Protection Agency and the Transportation Department say the standards will cut carbon pollution, save vehicle owners billions of dollars in fuel costs and conserve tens of billions of gallons of oil.
The unity and pride surrounding Team USA while competing in Rio contrast sharply with the presidential race.
The lawsuit argues that female students at the high school “live in constant anxiety, fear and apprehension that a biological boy will walk in at any time while they use the locker rooms and showers and see them in a state of undress or naked.”
The winner would assume ownership of a newspaper and its historic building, equipment, website and proprietary materials needed to operate the business.
The 2,075-room property closed in May 2015 after 60 years hosting headliners from Liberace to Dean Martin on the northern end of the Strip.
The DJ was fired for playing “Smack My B—- Up” by The Prodigy after Chicago Cubs reliever Aroldis Chapman left the mound against the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.
In many states, including Ohio, Maine, West Virginia and New Jersey, authorities grappling with an alarming surge in opioid abuse are filing homicide, involuntary manslaughter or related charges against dealers.
The federal government declared a major disaster in the state.
The reports, which led to some frightening moments for fliers Sunday night, were later determined to be unfounded and the airport was given the all-clear.
Some two dozen officers in riot gear confronted a group who were throwing rocks and other objects at police near where the black man was fatally shot a day earlier.
The case resulted from a long-running court battle between Amazon rainforest residents and oil companies.
Dozens of new grassroots organizations have emerged in recent years to encourage Puerto Ricans to vote.
Two U.S. cybersecurity firms have said their analysis of computer breaches at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, or DCCC, showed detailed evidence that the intrusions were likely linked to Russian hackers.