Eighteen female former law clerks of Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday that President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee is a strong supporter of women in the legal profession.
Trump: FBI shouldn’t be involved in investigating Kavanaugh allegation, says ‘I’m totally supporting him’
Prosecutors plan to seek the death sentence if a man is convicted in the beating death of his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son.
A wildfire in western Wyoming has forced more evacuations of rural subdivisions, and the dry, windy weather conditions conducive to fire gro
Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has announced an agreement to send members of the Ohio Army National Guard and equipment to North Carolina
Congress’ treasure trove of internal reports written by the authoritative research staff at the Library of Congress went online Tuesday, giv
Authorities say they’ve caught up with an inmate who escaped from the Minnehaha County Correctional Center last month.
Former first lady Michelle Obama will headline a voter registration rally in Las Vegas on Sunday.
The Latest on the trial of a Chicago police officer charge with murder in the shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald (all times local):
Authorities say a police car driven by a state trooper has struck a man trying to cross a road in southern Delaware in a motorized wheelchai
An international rights group has decried the prosecution of 24 Yemeni Bahais, including eight women and a teenager, by a Houthi rebel court
Authorities in Maryland are identifying a slain man and the officer who shot him during a struggle over a gun.
Republican Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch has apologized to her Democratic opponent for repeatedly claiming that he kneeled during the national
Some drivers who transport Walt Disney World visitors around the resort after being summoned by a Lyft app want to put the brakes on joining
A federal grand jury has indicted a Los Angeles man accused of making a series of phone calls threatening to kill journalists at The Boston
North Carolina officials say a death row inmate has died of natural causes.
Two defendants charged in the murder-for-hire slaying of a Florida university professor will not go on trial anytime soon.
Most epilepsy patients taking cannabis-derived oil in a clinical trial at the University of Nebraska Medical Center continue to see improvem
The owner of a Dallas-area in-home day care accused of keeping infants and toddlers tied to their car seats for hours has been jailed on chi
Emergency services in the Spanish capital say at least five construction workers have been injured and two more remain trapped after scaffol
German domestic intelligence chief loses job after spat with Chancellor Angela Merkel over anti-migrant violence.
The Latest on natural gas explosions in Massachusetts (all times local):
The head of Germany’s domestic intelligence agency is being replaced after clashing with Chancellor Angela Merkel over anti-migrant violence
The purchaser of a Powerball ticket in Bellevue has only a few weeks left to claim his or her $1 million prize.
The independent candidates for Vermont governor say they are frustrated and feel that voters are forgetting they exist.
The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
'Sesame Street' writer reveals Bert and Ernie were written as a gay couple.
While there are serious arguments for backing a coup in Caracas, the potential downsides of such a move are too great.
Fired anti-Trump FBI Deputy Drector Andrew McCabe has written a book, to be published December 4 by St. Martin’s Press, with a theme that co
Dude's got balls the size of church bells!
A text cryptically refers to an "insurance policy" if Trump is elected.
Actress Jenifer Lewis Wears Nike to the Emmys in Solidarity With Colin Kaepernick - Lauretta Brown: Jenifer Lewis, star of ABC’s “Black-is
One of the Lefts favorite special interest groups, the National Association for the Repeal of Abortion Laws (NARAL), is calling on Judge Bre
Ellison Accuser Says She's Been Sidelined By Her Own Party - Cortney O'Brien: Karen Monahan, the ex-girlfriend of Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN)
Leaked emails from National Public Radio (NPR) reveal the taxpayer-funded group running interference for the abortion industry by banning th
Britons will be served up shorter chips this year as potato farmers across Europe struggle to cope with the worst summer drought for decades
Tensions with China ramped up Tuesday as Beijing threatened to hit back at a new wave of tariffs imposed by the Trump administration.
Employee explains how he does Democratic Socialist of America work while on the clock.
Pampers, one of the nation’s top-selling diaper brands, has quietly decided to drop Sesame Street characters from its design in order to mak
Birthright citizenship is neither constitutional nor conservative.
From Dianne Feinstein to John Kerry to Maxine Waters to Cory ‘Spartacus’ Booker, Democrats are losing their marbles.
The failed ideological rival to freedom is making a comeback.
Meet some of the foster parents standing behind Philadelphia’s Catholic Social Services in a legal battle with the city.
Poverty and despair don’t drive terrorism; ideology does.
Today’s defense budget is actually quite low when measured by historic standards.
Yeah, all the evidence of his guilt has been lurking secretly in those redacted pages -- redacted to spare him, not the FBI! -- but he's goi
ABC News chief political analyst Matthew Dowd called Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas a "sexual predator" in a tweet Monday, saying it
'Either that person's a victim or that person is a liar'
Dolls prepare girls for motherhood and much else besides.
His exemplary reputation should outweigh a charge that is unproven and, as far we know, unprovable.
The cartoonist’s choice: Navigate a minefield of heightened sensitivities or produce pandering dreck for an audience of ideologues.