By Theopolis Waters, Reuters on Sept. 25, 2016, at 2:34 p.m.
Halloween enthusiasts need not take fright over the state of this year’s U.S. pumpkin crop.
By Peter Holley, Washington Post on Sept. 25, 2016, at 12:46 p.m.
If there’s one man who would seem immune to fear, it’s Stephen King but even the 69-year-old horror novel master still gets spooked.
By Reuters on Sept. 25, 2016, at 11:26 a.m.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Saturday that he was considering inviting Flowers to attend after Hillary Clinton’s campaign had invited Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban.
By Cindy Boren and Barry Svrluga, Washington Post on Sept. 25, 2016, at 10:29 a.m.
Pitcher Jose Fernandez was one of three people killed in the crash near Miami Beach, according to media reports.
By Lornet Turnbull, Amy B Wang, Louisa Loveluck and Darryl Fears, Washington Post on Sept. 25, 2016, at 7:24 a.m.
Arcan Cetin, 20, a resident of Oak Harbor, Washington, is believed to be responsible for the shooting that left five people dead Friday night.
By Amy B Wang, The Washington Post on Sept. 24, 2016, at 10:56 a.m.
A manhunt is underway Saturday for a gunman police said opened fire at a mall in Washington state, killing four women and one man, authorities said.
By Reuters on Sept. 23, 2016, at 8:15 p.m.
Most of the emails the FBI recovered during its investigation of Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email system while secretary of state will not be made available until after the Nov. 8 presidential election under a timetable set by a judge on Friday, the Wall Street Journal reported.
By Patricia Zengerle and Roberta Rampton, Reuters on Sept. 23, 2016, at 8:15 p.m.
President Barack Obama on Friday vetoed legislation allowing families of victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks to sue Saudi Arabia, which could prompt Congress to overturn his decision with a rare veto override, the first of his presidency.
By Robert MacMillan and Mike Blake, Reuters on Sept. 23, 2016, at 8:13 p.m.
Dozens of armed National Guardsmen took up positions on street corners in Charlotte on Friday after the family of a black man fatally shot by police released its own video of the encounter that has sparked three days of sometimes violent protests.
By Steve Holland, Reuters on Sept. 23, 2016, at 8:13 p.m.
In an abrupt shift, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz endorsed Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday, saying he is the only candidate who can stop Democrat Hillary Clinton from winning the White House on Nov. 8.
By Targeted News Service on Sept. 23, 2016, at 2:42 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how Maine’s congressional delegation voted last week. Along with roll call votes this week, the House also passed the GAO Mandates Revision Act, to eliminate or modify certain mandates of the Government Accountability Office; passed the Stability and Democracy for Ukraine Act, to deter …
By Mario Parker, Bloomberg on Sept. 23, 2016, at 11:23 a.m.
Not in the market for a new tractor? Deere & Co. would like to sell you all the equipment to make your older one smart.
By Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton, Reuters on Sept. 23, 2016, at 10:32 a.m.
The white Tulsa police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man whose car had broken down and blocked a road was charged with first-degree manslaughter on Thursday and a warrant has been issued for her arrest.
By Dustin Volz, Reuters on Sept. 23, 2016, at 10:23 a.m.
Yahoo Inc. said on Thursday that at least 500 million of its accounts were hacked in 2014 by what it believed was a state-sponsored actor, a theft that appeared to be the world’s biggest known cyberbreach by far.
By Dave McKinney, Reuters on Sept. 23, 2016, at 10:14 a.m.
CHICAGO — When Mylan NV recruited food allergy bloggers to learn about its campaign to get allergic shock antidotes into schools, many were eager to join the maker of the EpiPens they carry in purses and stash in book bags to protect their children against potentially lethal attacks. The bloggers, …
By Andy Sullivan and Greg Lacour, Reuters on Sept. 23, 2016, at 6:19 a.m.
Police have resisted pressure to publicly release the video, instead showing it to the family of Keith Scott, 43, who was killed on Tuesday as part of a police search for another suspect.
By Dan Freed, Reuters on Sept. 22, 2016, at 6:56 p.m.
Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, wrote a letter on Thursday to San Francisco Fed Chairman Roy Vallee asking him not to appoint Stumpf for a third one-year term.
By Alex Daugherty, McClatchy Washington Bureau on Sept. 22, 2016, at 2:55 p.m.
“People are excited to talk about how much they hate Trump, but there’s not a huge excitement about Hillary,” said Elizabeth Siyuan Lee.
By Andrea Peterson, Washington Post on Sept. 22, 2016, at 12:49 p.m.
If confirmed, the breach would be among the largest on record.
By Deborah M. Todd, Reuters on Sept. 21, 2016, at 9:45 p.m.
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, on Wednesday pledged more than $3 billion toward a plan to “cure, prevent or manage all disease within our children’s lifetime.” Speaking through tears at a San Francisco event to announce the initiative, Chan said she hoped …