Three members of an armed group occupying an Oregon wildlife refuge surrendered to authorities, officials said, hours after their jailed leader urged remaining militants to abandon the site and “go home.”
June Scobee Rodgers — the widow of Challenger commander Dick Scobee and a longtime spokeswoman for the group — is passing the torch to her daughter, Kathie Scobee Fulgham.
No one was injured when the garbage truck fueled by natural gas exploded “like a missile” in New Jersey.
Nearly 22 million low-income children receive free and reduced-price meals during the school year, but just a fraction of those kids receive meals when school is out.
The alley fistfight outside a St. Louis-area restaurant prompted one of the state representatives to seek a restraining order and file a House ethics complaint against the other.
Ali Saleh is from Queens, New York, but told authorities he spent about six to seven months living in Fort Wayne with two co-workers. It’s not clear where Saleh lived or worked in the city.
A Milwaukee man arrested on a charge of trying to buy machine guns to carry out an attack on a Masonic temple also wanted to travel to the Middle East and kill Israelis but abandoned that plan as unworkable, federal agents said in court documents.
Live television images from the scene showed flames leaping from the roof. Several blocks of Canal Street, which borders the city’s French Quarter, have been closed.
Those arrested will face a federal felony charge of conspiracy to impede officers of the United States from discharging their official duties through the use of force, intimidation or threats, authorities said.
A 39-year-old Atlanta was attacked by a machete-wielding man around noon Sunday on a remote stretch of coast along the island’s southeast side.
A video from a helmet camera shows one of the jumpers descending roughly 300 feet and landing on Bixby Creek. Shortly after the landing, large waves overtake her.
About 176,000 cases of water, 93,000 water filters and 29,000 water testing kits have been distributed to Flint residents since Jan. 6.
The disclosure came after military police had checked Building 26 after a person reported hearing three shots in the basement earlier in the day, Navy spokesman N. Scott Sutherland said.
It was chaos in the courtroom when a child molester attacked a prosecutor right after he was found guilty.
was charged with misdemeanor assault earlier Monday. The assistant communications professor faces up to 15 days in jail and a fine up to $300 if convicted. The professor has been charged with misdemeanor assault in connection with a confrontation she had with a student photographer and a student videographer in November during protests at the university.
Rising tension between Russia and the U.S., North Korea’s recent nuclear test and a lack of aggressive steps to address climate change means the minute hand on the metaphorical clock will remain at three minutes-to-midnight.
The White House says Obama’s proposals, if enacted, would provide more than 30 million people access to a retirement account.
The Michigan attorney general also said his office is reviewing what can be done to prevent Flint residents from being billed for water.
Indiana trails only Oklahoma and Missouri when it comes to the price for a gallon of regular unleaded and GasBuddy analysts believe prices could drop even lower as much of the east coast digs out from a monster winter storm.
A bottled water company owned in part by Sean “Diddy” Combs and Mark Wahlberg is pledging to donate 1 million bottles of water to the residents of Flint, Michigan.