U.S.

Leaks Found on Dakota Access Pipeline System

The Dakota Access pipeline and a feeder line leaked more than 100 gallons of oil in North Dakota in separate incidents in March as...

VA Looking to Close Vacant, Unused Buildings to Save Money

The Trump administration is looking into saving money for the Department of Veterans Affairs by getting rid of more than 1,200 vacant or barely...

Poll: 63 Percent of Voters Support Russia Special Prosecutor

Sixty-three percent of American voters either strongly or somewhat agree with the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller to oversee the Russia probe,...

Maine Legislature Kills 'Death With Dignity' Bill

A bill that would allow terminally ill patients to commit suicide with lethal drugs and "die with dignity" has been shot down by the...

NJ Prep School Expels Black Male Over Consensual Sex Video

An exclusive New Jersey boarding school is under fire for its handling of an explicit sex tape made by two students. The mother of a...

Poll: 65 Percent Believe Mainstream Media Full of Fake News

Sixty-five percent of Americans believe that the mainstream media frequently contains fake news, according to a Harvard-Harris poll, The Hill reported. Breaking down that result...

Sen. Portman: Communities Vital to Stop Opioid Epidemic

Senators will discuss legislation this week that is hoped to stem the use of the postal system to ship illegal drugs, but the real...

Women Close Burrito Biz Amid Cultural Appropriation Claims

Social media has gone to war over the closure of a pop-up burrito shop in Portland, Ore., after its two female owners were accused...

Writers Guild Overwhelmingly Ratifies New 3-Year Contract

Members of the Writers Guild of America have overwhelmingly approved a new three-year contract with television and film producers. The guild announced Wednesday that the...

NYC Police Watchdog Cited for Improper Remarks

New York's newly named top investigator of police misconduct was himself the subject of workplace complaints, accused among other things of making an inappropriate...