Cyberattacks to get worse, ex-Homeland boss says

The former secretary of the Homeland Security department says cyberattacks are going to get worse before they get better — and at this time, those on offense have the upper hand.

Las Vegas ties record high of 117 degrees

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas says the record was tied at 4:07 p.m. Tuesday. Meteorologist Chris Outler says it is possible that the heat wave affecting the area could push thermometers to hit the same temperature again Wednesday.

Deliberations in Milwaukee police shooting enter second day

Deliberations resume Wednesday and jurors have to decide whether Dominique Heaggan-Brown acted in self-defense when he killed Sylville Smith or if the former officer is guilty of first-degree reckless homicide or two lesser charges.

Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as 1st heir

In a series of royal decrees carried on the state-run Saudi Press Agency, the monarch stripped Prince Mohammed bin Nayef from his title as crown prince and from his powerful position as the country’s interior minister overseeing security.