As he tours one California fire site after another this summer, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has pressed for more active forest management while throwing cold water on the climate-first approach.
A judge has vacated the convictions of 18 more men investigated by a corrupt Chicago police sergeant.
Police say a man driving a military-style vehicle that truck another vehicle hauling a horse trailer on a Rhode Island highway was under the
A former contracting official for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs in Los Angeles has been sentenced to five months in prison for lyi
Venezuela’s government said Monday that diplomats from three Latin American countries may have played a role in an attempt to assassinate Pr
The Latest on a wildfire in western Wyoming (all times local):
Vice President Mike Pence has rescheduled a stop in Georgia with Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp that was pushed back by Hurri
New York state will soon make it illegal to finance the purchase of dogs, cats or other companion animals through lease-to-own schemes.
Shouting “Kava-NO, Kava-NO,” a group of protesters in Portland is pressuring Republican Sen. Susan Collins on the Supreme Court nomination o
Massachusetts has issued a public health alert after a spike in hepatitis A among the homeless and people with substance abuse disorder.
Fill-in justices reject challenges to West Virginia Supreme Court appointments; GOP appointees will serve on court.
The Latest on challenges to the appointments of two Republican politicians to the West Virginia Supreme Court (all times local):
Authorities say the body of an elderly woman was found in a car that the bottom of an embankment in the San Francisco Bay Area and another w
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions told a gathering of law enforcement officials that “we have your back” and praised tough on crime polici
A man who informed sheriff’s deputies of a death at his home in western Minnesota has been arrested after a body was found buried on his pro
Authorities say a domestic dispute took place about a week before a western Michigan man fatally shot two people and took his wife and child
Two people have died in a head-on collision with a semi in northwestern Wisconsin.
Massachusetts State Police say a driver suffered a medical emergency just before he was killed in a crash.
Wildlife managers say Minnesota’s gray wolf population remains stable and healthy.
The former president of a New York state academic medical center has pleaded guilty to illegally padding his compensation by nearly $250,000
The Latest on a food service worker at a Detroit ballpark videotaped allegedly spitting on a pizza (all times local):
A man who threatened to kill a teenage girl during a carjacking at her family’s home is now headed to prison.
Public input is being sought on how to spend about half of a nearly $7 million federal grant to bolster election security in Wisconsin.
Authorities say a person died after walking into traffic lane on Interstate 80 between Lincoln and Omaha.
One of two bridges over the Mississippi River between Natchez, Mississippi, and Vidalia, Louisiana, has reopened months ahead of schedule af
National Review's Jay Nordlinger is the worst writer in America. His agonizingly clunky style is matched only by the superficiality of his p
The chief of police for Montgomery County said he had no ‘knowledge of anyone coming forward to us to report any allegations involving Judge
Monday on his nationally syndicated radio show, conservative talker Rush Limbaugh warned congressional Republicans against folding on the co
That didn’t take long, can’t have a rainbow flag burning priest in the parish for year. Update to this story.
Via Fox News:
There were two authors on the New Yorker story last night describing a new sexual misconduct allegation against Brett Kavanaugh by former
Have all of the eleventh-hour allegations emerging over the past week caused Brett Kavanaugh to reconsider his appointment to the Supreme
Christine Blasey Ford will appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday, as will Kavanaugh. And Kavanaugh, it appears, might hav
Hassan Rouhani, the Iranian president, has blamed the US and an American ally in the Persian Gulf for Saturday’s terror attack on an I
Maggie Haberman, the respected reporter at the New York Times, takes to Twitter to express her bewilderment that any conservatives would fin
A reader passed along to me a top ten list of the next accusations that will be thrown at Brett Kavanaugh, which appeared in a comment threa
Israel will attempt to ignore Russia's delivery of an S-300 air defense system to Syria. But if that system competently targets Israeli jets
Hey, did you see Michael Moore’s new anti-Trump movie Fahrenheit 11/9 this weekend? No? Well, you’re not alone. According to the Hollywoo
Mike Levin received $10,000 from a political action committee chaired by a lawmaker facing charges that he molested a teenage girl in 2007.
Salami addressed Israeli and US leaders, saying that "you have seen our revenge before ... You will see that our response will be crushing a
The officer, Amber Guyger, was charged last week with manslaughter in connection with the killing.
I cannot accept a world in which my sons will live under a lawless, vindictive society that wants to oppress men in the name of equality for
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is reportedly on his way out at the Justice Department after a report he considered secretly recordin
Good riddance to bad rubbish. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has verbally resigned to Chief of Staff John Kelly in anticipation of b
The calculus isn't complicated. Either Republicans stand up to Democrat smears and confirm Brett Kavanaugh, or they get slaughtered in Novem
The New Yorker's Ronan Farrow said Monday that
While America is mired in closely monitoring the Senate confirmation process of Judge Brett Kavanaugh under a 24-7 microscope, the big-pictu
If wine is so central and pivotal to a Jew, the present day quality and distinction of the Judean Hill wines make it a MUST on every table o
The GOP is, as usual, afraid to be seen as insufficiently submissive.
Do we agree that today is officially lit? If true, this scoop by Axios’ Jonathan Swan will measure a 9.5 on the Kavanaugh scale.
On Thursday we were discussing the pending declassification and release of various FISA documents, text messages and FBI notes pertaining