Chicago police release 2 men questioned in Smollett case

"The individuals questioned by police in the Empire case have now been released without charging and detectives have additional investigative work to complete," Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said in a brief statement.

Fired worker kills 5 people, wounds 5 officers at business outside Chicago, police say

A shooter has been apprehended after opening fire in an industrial park in Aurora, Ill.

Fired worker kills 5 people, wounds 5 officers at business outside Chicago, police say

A shooter has been apprehended after opening fire in an industrial park in Aurora, Ill.

2nd arrest in robbery that led to NYPD friendly fire death

A second person has been arrested in connection with a robbery that led to the friendly fire death of a New York City police detective.

2nd arrest in robbery that led to NYPD friendly fire death

A second person has been arrested in connection with a robbery that led to the friendly fire death of a New York City police detective.

Trump claims Japan’s PM nominated him for Nobel Peace Prize

President Donald Trump claims the leader of Japan nominated him for a Nobel Peace Prize for his work to open up a dialogue with North Korea.

Trump claims Japan’s PM nominated him for Nobel Peace Prize

President Donald Trump claims the leader of Japan nominated him for a Nobel Peace Prize for his work to open up a dialogue with North Korea.
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Court filing: Manafort faces more than 19 years in prison

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort could spend more than 19 years in prison on tax and bank fraud charges.

Judge halts Air Force’s efforts to discharge airmen with HIV

A federal judge has ordered the U.S. Air Force to halt its efforts to discharge service members who are HIV-positive.

Academy reverses plans, will air all awards live at Oscars

Following an outcry from many of the movie industry's most prominent figures, the Academy of Motion Pictures has reversed its decision to present four awards during the commercial breaks to this year's Oscar broadcast.

‘Melrose Place’ actress to serve more time for fatal crash

A judge has sentenced a former "Melrose Place" actress to more prison time for a fatal 2010 auto accident.

Ex-FBI official recounts discussion about 25th Amendment

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe says he never participated in "extended discussions" about using the Constitution to remove President Donald Trump from office.

Mormons letting missionaries call home weekly, rather than twice a year

Parents of Mormon missionaries will be able to hear their children's voices a lot more often under new rules announced Friday that allow the proselytizing youngsters to call home every week instead of only twice a year.

National emergency: What is it, and why did Trump declare one over the border?

"The President is once again delivering on his promise to build the wall, protect the border, and secure our great country," White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said.

Amazon’s plans for New York were thwarted by city’s resurgent left wing

The deal drew opposition even before it was officially announced.

U.S., Facebook negotiating record multibillion-dollar fine after privacy lapses

The fine would be the largest the agency has ever imposed on a technology company, but the two sides have not yet agreed on an exact amount.

Congress urged to fully open banks to marijuana industry

Congress is being urged to fully open the doors of the nation's banking system to the legal marijuana industry.

EPA announces ‘action plan’ to address water contamination near military bases in Bucks and Montco

Speaking in Philadelphia, the EPA said it will “move forward” with the process of creating a drinking-water limit for the PFAS chemicals that have tainted drinking water and groundwater in communities nationwide.

Japanese same-sex couples sue for equal marital rights

Thirteen gay couples filed Japan's first lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of the country's rejection of same-sex marriage.

Report: 7 women claim singer Ryan Adams was inappropriate

A New York Times report says seven women have claimed singer-songwriter Ryan Adams offered to help them with their music careers but then turned things sexual, and he sometimes became emotional and verbally abusive.

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