United States

us supreme court shown, court hearing case on ghost guns...
MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

Supreme Court will take up the legal fight over ghost guns, firearms without serial numbers

The Supreme Court had previously intervened to keep regulation for gun ghosts in effect during a legal fight over the rules.
4 hours ago
An image produced using optical microscopy shows Clostridium botulinum, an ingredient in Botox and ...
John Bonifield, CNN

Counterfeit, mishandled Botox injections linked to harmful reactions in nine states

Harmful reactions to botox have been reported in nine states.
5 hours ago
former president trump, hush money trial opening statement started monday...
MICHAEL R. SISAK, JENNIFER PELTZ, ERIC TUCKER and JAKE OFFENHARTZ

Trump tried to ‘corrupt’ the 2016 election, prosecutor alleges as hush money trial gets underway

The opening statements in the hush money trial marked the first time that prosecutors have presented a criminal case against a former president to a jury.
5 hours ago
In this June 5, 2019, file photo, Morgan Wallen arrives at the CMT Music Awards on at the Bridgesto...
Associated Press

Recently arrested Morgan Wallen says he’s “not proud” of behavior

Country music star Morgan Wallen was charged with three felony counts of reckless endangerment and one misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct.
2 days ago
Former Arkansas governor and U.S. Sen. David Pryor, a Democrat who was one of the state's most belo...
ANDREW DeMILLO Associated Press

David Pryor, former governor and senator of Arkansas, dies at age 89

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Former Arkansas governor and U.S. Sen. David Pryor, a Democrat who was one of the state’s most beloved political figures and remained active in public service in the state long after he left office, has died. He was 89. Pryor, who went undercover to investigate nursing homes while a congressman, […]
2 days ago
The collapsed Francis Scott Key Bridge lay on top of the container ship Dali, Monday, April 15, 202...
Associated Press

Third temporary channel opens for vessels to Baltimore port after bridge collapse

A third temporary channel located to the northeast of the fallen bridge is meant to help boats to access the Port of Baltimore.
2 days ago
Pro-Palestinian activists demonstrate outside the Capitol in Washington....
Stephen Groves and Lisa Mascaro

The House passes billions in aid for Ukraine and Israel after months of struggle

A $26 billion package aiding Israel and providing humanitarian relief to citizens of Gaza passed through the House today.
2 days ago
A man carries a Free TikTok sign in front of the courthouse where the hush-money trial of Donald Tr...
Mary Clare Jalonick and Haleluya Hadero

The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don’t expect the app to go away anytime soon

The House has passed legislation that would ban TikTok in the United States, but that doesn't mean the app is going anywhere anytime soon.
2 days ago
two people shown with wraps over themselves as they use the cbp one app...
Peter Johnston

Utah lawmakers push bill to stop undocumented immigrants from boarding planes

The CBP One app allows people immigrating to the U.S. to set up an appointment with customs before they land at a port of entry.
3 days ago
Alex Ye, an 18-year-old Maryland high school student, was arrested and charged with threat of mass ...
Chris Boyette, Braden Walker and Jillian Sykes, CNN

Maryland student arrested, 129-page document found detailing school shooting plan

A Maryland high school student was arrested and charged with threat of mass violence Wednesday.
3 days ago
former president trump, hush money trial opening statement started monday...
Associated Press

Trump’s legal team again asks appeals court to intervene in hush money case

A jury of 12 people and six alternates has been seated in former President Donald Trump's hush money trial in New York.
3 days ago
Image of Bryan Kohberger, who is accused of killing 4 university of idaho students, and his attorne...
Associated press

Man charged with 4 University of Idaho deaths was out for a drive that night, his attorneys say

Authorities have said that cellular data shows that the suspect in the University of Idaho murders visited the victims' neighborhood at least a dozen times.
4 days ago
Former U.S. President Donald Trump returns to the courtroom after a break on the first day of his t...
MICHAEL R. SISAK, JENNIFER PELTZ, ERIC TUCKER and JAKE OFFENHARTZ Associated Press

12 jurors picked for Donald Trump’s hush money trial. Selection of alternates ongoing

The jury includes a sales professional, a software engineer, an English teacher and multiple lawyers.
4 days ago
Melatonin is a hormonal sleep aid. According to the Mayo Clinic, melatonin is produced and released...
Alexandrea Bonilla

Melatonin companies given two years to childproof their product, after melatonin related ER visits increase

The CDC said more than 11,000 children went to the ER in the last two years after ingesting melatonin.
5 days ago
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas shown, two impeachment articles dismissed by senate...
MARY CLARE JALONICK

Senate dismisses two articles of impeachment against Homeland Security secretary, ending trial

The two votes effectively end the trial before arguments ever began.
5 days ago
Disneyland expansion...
AMY TAXIN Associated Press

Southern California city council gives a key approval for Disneyland expansion plan

It would be the biggest expansion of Disney's Southern California theme parks in decades, aiming to create more immersive experiences for guests.
5 days ago
former president donald trump shown, his hush money trial is under way and jurors are still being p...
MICHAEL R. SISAK, JENNIFER PELTZ, JAKE OFFENHARTZ and ALANNA DURKIN RICHER Associated Press

First 7 jurors are chosen for Trump’s hush money criminal trial; 11 more still needed

Possible jurors for the hush money trial were questioned about their views on Trump and other issues, as well as social media posts.
6 days ago
People working past retirement age...
Nicole Goodkind, CNN

More people are working well past retirement age. It’s not easy

Americans over 75 are the fastest-growing age group in the workforce, more than quadrupling in size since 1964.
6 days ago
bridge collapse in baltimore...
Evan Perez, Holmes Lybrand and Holly Yan, CNN

LISTEN: Feds launch criminal probe into Baltimore bridge collapse

The FBI and the US Coast Guard are leading the criminal investigation into whether the crew failed to report an earlier issue with the vessel.
7 days ago
Republican presidential candidate, former President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally....
Josh Boak and Jonathan J. Cooper

Trump goes after the judge and prosecutors in his hush money case in last rally before trial begins

Former President Donald Trump spoke about his hush money case at his most recent rally before the trial begins on Monday.
8 days ago
gabby petito shown, her death inspired a law meant to prevent other domestic violence deaths...
Heather Peterson

“Gabby Petito Act” signed into law in Florida

The "Gabby Petito Act" is similar to a law adopted in Utah last year.
10 days ago
wall street and broad signs shown...
STAN CHOE AP Business Writer

Stock market today: Wall Street falls toward its worst week in months as oil jumps

The nation’s largest bank gave a forecast for a key source of income this year that fell below Wall Street’s estimate.
10 days ago
A man sits at an office computer - Companies are experimenting with a four day workweek...
CNN

4-day workweeks may be around the corner. A third of America’s companies are exploring them

Nearly one-third of large US companies are exploring new work schedule shifts such as a four-day workweek, according to a survey by KPMG.
10 days ago
Image of Lunchables. Consumer Reports has petitioned the USDA to remove school Lunchables from scho...
Parija Kavilanz and Sandee LaMotte, CNN

Consumer group wants Lunchables out of school lunch programs

Consumer Reports said their tests found the school cafeteria version of Lunchables has too much sodium.
12 days ago