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Tornado damage near Joplin, Missouri

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 01:15

A tornado skirted just a few miles north of Joplin, Missouri, on the eighth anniversary of a catastrophic tornado that killed 161 people in the city. The tornado caused damage in the nearby town of Carl Junction. (May 23)


May deals: Where to get free food and other discounts this month

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 00:42

May is a popular month for free food and savings. Check out deals including how to get free tickets to Aladdin.


WNBA Preview Capsules

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 00:18

A team-by-team look at the WNBA


Justin Amash is a real Republican whose call for Trump impeachment matters: Conservative

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 00:15

Loyalty to one man is no test of being Republican. Amash is a proven conservative who supports tax cuts, opposes spending and votes against abortion.


At least 7 people dead as severe weather continues across Central US

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 00:01

As Missouri authorities reported three storm-related deaths Wednesday, the central and southern plains braced for more severe weather Thursday.


Donald Trump, Nancy Pelosi warfare hits new level, raising the risk of even more gridlock

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 00:00

Nancy Pelosi called President Trump's decision to storm out of an infrastructure a "temper tantrum." Their fallout may imperil other Trump priorities.


After Trump and Brexit, the EU Parliament vote could further a populist wave

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 23:42

European voters will elect 751 lawmakers, and anti-EU parties could take more than a third of the seats in the European Parliament.


LEADING OFF: Cano exits after grounder, JD Martinez out

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 23:36

LEADING OFF: Cano exits after running out grounder, JD Martinez ailing, Nola pitching better


Famous cast sticks live-TV landing in Norman Lear's 'All in the Family,' 'The Jeffersons'

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 22:42

Jimmy Kimmel and Norman Lear staged live versions of 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons' starring Woody Harrelson, Jamie Foxx and Wanda Sykes.


Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow's rape trial: Witness refuses to look at 'rapist' in court

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 22:17

Day 3 in the rape trial of former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II featured a homeless woman accusing him of raping and choking her.


They don't look as scary as a snake or a bear, but these animals are surprisingly deadly

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 21:56

Dogs bite. Bees sting. Farm animals kill. These animals don't look as scary as snakes or bears, but it's worth remembering how deadly they can be.


Comedian whose joke prompted 911 call performs in Florida club, crowd shows support

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 21:54

Comedian Ahmed Ahmed performed Wednesday night for about two hours inside a packed Off The Hook Comedy Club, a 250-seat venue in Naples.


Homeless shelters could deny transgender people under proposed Trump administration rule

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 21:26

A Trump administration proposal could allow federally-funded homeless shelters to deny services to transgender people.


Nancy Pelosi on Donald Trump blowup in the Rose Garden: 'He had a temper tantrum'

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 19:55

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused President Donald Trump of having a "temper tantrum" and suggested his Rose Garden blowup was about politics.


American CEO: 'I don't know … that any amount of marketing' can reassure flyers on 737 Max

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:56

American CEO Doug Parker said marketing won't convince skittish travelers, but if pilots board, travelers should know Boeing 737 Max is "100% safe.''


A 10-year-old from El Salvador is the 6th migrant child to die in US custody in 8 months

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:49

The death toll of migrant children in U.S. custody rose to six after federal authorities acknowledged that a 10-year-old girl died eight months ago.


There's a lot of talk about impeachment. Here's what you need to know.

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:34

Pressure is building in the Democratic Party to begin impeachment proceedings, while Republicans (and the president) have called on all probes to end.


Second judge rules President Trump can't block Congress's subpoenas of his banking records

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:08

For the second time this week, a federal judge rejected requests to block Congress from obtaining Trump's financial records.


Giant white manta ray swims up to tourists

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 17:27

Tourists on a boat off the Raja Ampat Islands were mesmorized by a giant white manta ray swimming circles around them.


Trump Treasury Secretary says Harriet Tubman $20 bill release delayed 8 years

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:59

"The ultimate decision on the redesign will most likely be another secretary's down the road," Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said Wednesday.