Louisiana's Democratic governor signs abortion ban into law

Louisiana's Democratic governor signs abortion ban into law

Louisiana's Democratic governor has signed a ban on abortion as early as six weeks of pregnancy, a move that has provoked anger from members of his own party

Levees strained as Arkansas River stays at record levels

Levees strained as Arkansas River stays at record levels

The Arkansas River is holding steady at record levels, putting enormous pressure on aging levees and offering little relief to areas enduring historic flooding in Arkansas

Pelosi slams Facebook for not removing altered video

Pelosi slams Facebook for not removing altered video

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is slamming Facebook for not removing a doctored video of her appearing to slur her words that has spread widely on the social network

Tornado rips through Kansas City suburbs as storms move east

Tornado rips through Kansas City suburbs as storms move east

The central U.S. has been pounded by yet another round of powerful storms that have spawned twisters and injured at least a dozen people, and the nasty weather has led to tornado warnings as far east as New York City

No end seen to struggle as Mississippi flood enters month 4

No end seen to struggle as Mississippi flood enters month 4

'Nobody knows' when water will go down, 4 months into a Mississippi Delta flood that's drawing comparisons to 1927

Lonnie Bunch to become new Smithsonian Institution leader

Lonnie Bunch to become new Smithsonian Institution leader

The first director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture is becoming the new leader of all the Smithsonian museums

The Latest: Man killed, dozens injured by Midwest storms

The Latest: Man killed, dozens injured by Midwest storms

Authorities say an 81-year-old man has died after a vehicle slammed into his home as apparent tornadoes pounded through western Ohio

Michigan State chooses Stony Brook president as next leader

Michigan State chooses Stony Brook president as next leader

Michigan State University has named a new president in the wake of the worst sexual abuse case in sports history

Both parties say abortion bans give Dems a political weapon

Both parties say abortion bans give Dems a political weapon

Members of both parties say a flood of laws banning abortions in Republican-run states has handed Democrats a political weapon heading into next year's elections

Critics worry AG will reveal Russia probe info to help Trump

Critics worry AG will reveal Russia probe info to help Trump

Intelligence professionals warn about President Donald Trump's decision to give his attorney general carte blanche to disclose still-secret material from the Russia investigation