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Jared Loughner's Lawyers Seek to Keep Him From Being Sent Back to Treatment

Jared Loughner's Lawyers Seek to Keep Him From Being Sent Back to Treatment

A federal judge in Tucson on Wednesday extended Jared Lee Loughner's four-month commitment at the prison facility in Springfield, Mo., by another four months.

Privacy Complaints Mount Over Phone Searches at U.S. Border Since 2011

Privacy Complaints Mount Over Phone Searches at U.S. Border Since 2011

A traveler removing her laptop from her bag for scanning in May at Kennedy International Airport in New York.

Senator calls for probe of nuke evacuation plans

Senator calls for probe of nuke evacuation plans

A U.S. senator from Pennsylvania is asking for a congressional investigation of whether evacuation planning has kept pace with population growth and increased power levels around nuclear power p...

Summary Box: Wholesale stockpiles up in July

Summary Box: Wholesale stockpiles up in July

INVENTORIES UP: Wholesale businesses added to their stockpiles for a 19th consecutive month in July. Inventories rose 0.8 percent.

A Judge Blocked a Medicaid Work Requirement. The White House Is Undeterred.

A Judge Blocked a Medicaid Work Requirement. The White House Is Undeterred.

Trump administration officials say they will still allow states to impose work requirements on Medicaid beneficiaries.

Deals help push the Dow back above 12,000

Deals help push the Dow back above 12,000

Stocks started the week with big gains Monday on a major telecommunications deal and signs that Japan's nuclear crisis was stabilizing. The Dow Jones industrial average closed above 12,000 for t...

Baby found in hospital trash in stable condition

Baby found in hospital trash in stable condition

Police say a premature baby found in a restroom trash can at a Washington hospital is in stable condition.

Police: Man kills 4 in stabbing rampage across NYC

Police: Man kills 4 in stabbing rampage across NYC

A graffiti artist armed with five knives went on a bloody 28-hour rampage across New York City, fatally stabbing his stepfather, ex-girlfriend and her mother, running down a pedestrian with a stolen Lexus and knifing a subway passenger before being arrested in Times Square, police said.

Ex-NY gov won't be charged in Yankee tickets rap

Ex-NY gov won't be charged in Yankee tickets rap

Former New York Gov. David Paterson won't be charged with perjury on allegations that he lied to the state ethics board about taking free Yankees tickets for the 2009 World Series while he was i...

Pa. juror faints, parties settle grisly case

Pa. juror faints, parties settle grisly case

A juror fainted while listening to grisly medical details in a Philadelphia courtroom, forcing a trial delay that produced a quick $10 million settlement.

Cops: Conn. man punched self to fake assault

Cops: Conn. man punched self to fake assault

Connecticut police say a man punched himself in the face, tore his shirt and threw his wallet and keys in a river to convince police he had been assaulted.

Oil falls on supplies and concerns about China

Oil falls on supplies and concerns about China

Oil prices sank Thursday on fresh concerns that demand could weaken if China takes more steps to control its economic growth.

Pa. neurologist sentenced in $750 child sex sting

Pa. neurologist sentenced in $750 child sex sting

A Pennsylvania neurologist who admitted offering to pay $750 for sex with a 10-year-old girl has been sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison.

Sharp Words Over Wall Halt Plans for Mexican President to Visit White House

Sharp Words Over Wall Halt Plans for Mexican President to Visit White House

President Trump met with President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico at the Group of 20 summit meeting in Hamburg, Germany, in July, but two planned meetings between the two leaders have now been scuttled.

New York Airport Terminal Closes Over Suspicious Bag

New York Airport Terminal Closes Over Suspicious Bag

A terminal at John F. Kennedy Airport was evacuated Monday after authorities found an unattended bag in a business class lounge.

Man charged as NC terror ringleader due in court

Man charged as NC terror ringleader due in court

A North Carolina man accused of plotting international terrorism will appear in federal court for a plea hearing.


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