WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is interviewing two more FBI director candidates on Tuesday in what has become a winding search to find a new leader for the nation's premier law enforcement agency.
BISMARCK, N.D. — A private security firm hired by the developer of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline conducted an aggressive, multifaceted operation against protesters that included a close working relationship with public law enforcement, documents obtained by an online magazine indicate.
CINCINNATI - The Cincinnati Zoo's prematurely born hippo named Fiona is getting a new beer in her honor.
NEW YORK - A proposal to curtail the nation's food stamp program would pinch families struggling to pay for groceries and ripple through other areas of the economy, including supermarkets and discounters, as people shuffle their budgets.
ORLANDO, Fla. - For more than a moment, you feel the way "Avatar" hero Jake Sully felt plunging down the side of a floating mountain and coming just close enough to a giant wave to feel the mist on your face - all while on the back of a flying banshee that then swoons and soars high above th…
TAMPA, Fla. - It's like a supermarket for Navy SEALs. A grocery store for Green Berets. A Costco for commandoes.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Spacewalking astronauts made urgent repairs at the International Space Station on Tuesday, three days after a critical relay box abruptly failed.
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. - A Florida woman trying to get pregnant via artificial insemination called police because she feared the thermos she was using to store sperm and dry ice might explode.
DETROIT - Ford is replacing CEO Mark Fields as it struggles to keep its traditional auto-manufacturing business running smoothly while remaking itself as a nimble, high-tech provider of new mobility services.
WASHINGTON – Grandma discovered emoji.
Rocker Chris Cornell, who gained fame as the lead singer of the bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, has died at age 52, and police said Thursday that his death is being investigated as a possible suicide.
DETROIT - Ford - facing heavy costs for new technology and slowing U.S. car sales - is cutting 1,400 non-factory jobs in North America and Asia Pacific this year in an effort to boost profits and rescue its sagging stock price.
NEW YORK - It takes a certain something to be a good storyteller: enthusiasm, timing and a flair for the dramatic. Performers at a children's story hour at a New York City library have all that and then some - they're drag queens.
BANGOR, Maine - In a misstep that would seem to run counter to her business model, a woman who offers a semi-nude cleaning service was arrested for stealing underwear.
BEULAH, N.D. - A calf was born with an extra set of limbs but seemingly healthy at a North Dakota ranch.
SAN FRANCISCO - The 19th-century body of a girl found last year inside a small metal casket under a San Francisco home has been identified, researchers announced Tuesday.
KINDERHOOK, N.Y. - The patrons at the cafe next door want him out. A rival congressman has "adopted" his district. And more than a half dozen Democrats are preparing to run against him.
TUSKEGEE, Ala. - Decades later, it's still hard to grasp what the federal government did to hundreds of black men in rural Alabama - even if you're among their descendants, lighting candles in their memory.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A 17-foot python that had caused concern in a community north of Anchorage, Alaska, since it went missing two weeks ago has returned home.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus first wowed audiences in the 19th century. For the iconic American spectacle’s final act, it will broadcast the final performance on a 21st century medium: Facebook Live.
LOS ANGELES - Jimmy Kimmel zinged his critics as he returned to late-night TV and resumed arguing that Americans deserve the level of health care given his infant son.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Organizers of Alaska's favorite guessing contest say 42 winning tickets will split this year's $267,444 jackpot.
CLINTON, N.J. - A lifesize Ronald McDonald statue stolen from a McDonald's in New Jersey last month has been found.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A New Mexico man arrested for breaking into his mom's house to steal her traditional New Mexican stew won't face charges after all.
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. - A student dressed as a storm trooper for "Star Wars Day" prompted the evacuation of a Wisconsin high school when a frightened parent saw the costumed figure entering the facility and called 911.
NEW YORK - The U.S. government said hiring bounced back in April and stocks are slightly higher Friday as a quiet week of trading comes to a close. Energy companies are recovering along with oil prices. IBM is slumping after billionaire investor Warren Buffett said he sold a large part of hi…
ST. LOUIS - An engineering student at Saint Louis University did too well on a class assignment to build a toy gun, creating a model so realistic that it prompted a campus-wide lockdown and hunt for a possible shooting suspect.
BRICK TOWNSHIP, N.J. - Twin sisters in New Jersey have delivered babies on the same day.
FOREST PARK, Ohio - Six siblings who wanted to remain together have gotten their wish, thanks to their adoption by an Ohio couple with five biological children.
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks are slipping Wednesday as media, technology and health care companies trade lower. Investors aren't thrilled with Apple's first-quarter results, which included lower-than-expected iPhone sales. The Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged, but bond yields and bank…
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A misplaced pet is causing concern in a community north of Anchorage, Alaska.
CLINTON, N.J. - It's not known if the Hamburglar has an alibi after someone stole a Ronald McDonald statue from a McDonald's in New Jersey.
RINGGOLD, Ga. - In the northwest corner of Georgia, where cows and crops vastly outnumber people, a small cluster of privately owned treatment centers have sprung up in recent years for heroin and prescription painkiller addicts.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Innkeepers, restaurateurs and landscapers around the U.S. say they are struggling to find seasonal help and turning down business in some cases because the government tightened up on visas for temporary foreign workers.
BALTIMORE - A car crash shattered Stuart Anders' thigh, leaving pieces of bone sticking through his skin. Yet Anders begged emergency room doctors not to give him powerful opioid painkillers - he'd been addicted once before and panicked at the thought of relapsing.
PEQUANNOCK TOWNSHIP, N.J. - Police say a flower shop owner stole plants and other items from graves at a New Jersey cemetery for months.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - SpaceX launched a top-secret spy satellite for the U.S. government Monday morning and then successfully landed the booster for recycling.
SAN FRANCISCO - Google has sprinkled some new ingredients into its search engine in an effort to prevent bogus information and offensive suggestions from souring its results.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Wells Fargo's top management and board of directors apologized to investors and faced a series of protesters Tuesday at the first big shareholder meeting since a scandal over sales practices led to an executive shake-up, fines and a dented reputation.
INDIANAPOLIS - When Logan Snyder got hooked on pills after a prescription to treat pain from a kidney stone, she joined the millions already swept up in the nation's grim wave of addiction to opioid painkillers.
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. - The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants.
Facebook slaying suspect Steve Stephens was undone by a 20-piece Chicken McNuggets and an order of fries.
SPERRY, Okla. - The police chief of a small northeast Oklahoma community says he issued himself a citation for speeding, but only after being caught on video.
BOSTON - The daily fantasy sports industry has sharply contracted since the online games offered by companies such as FanDuel and DraftKings sparked court and legislative battles across the United States last year.
United Airlines executives said Tuesday that it's too soon to know if last week's dragging of a man off a plane is hurting ticket sales. The chief executive said no one will be fired over the incident.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - One of NASA's delivery services paid tribute to John Glenn when it launched supplies to the International Space Station.
WORTHINGTON, Ohio - An Ohio man says he was trying to set a good example for his children when he turned in $14,000 he found on the side of the road.
KINGSTON, N.H. - New Hampshire's state archaeologist is investigating a site in Kingston where human remains and a metal plate from an 1895 gravestone were recently found.
PHILADELPHIA - A horse that got loose and blocked traffic at a Philadelphia intersection has been corralled by police using carrots.
SUNNY ISLES BEACH, Fla. - Perched in trees and scampering down sidewalks, green iguanas have become so common across South Florida that many see them not as exotic invaders, but as reptilian squirrels.