US police assess rise in threat tips after 3 mass killings

US police assess rise in threat tips after 3 mass killings

A big rise in mass shooting tips poses challenge for police after gunmen kill 34 in California, Ohio and Texas.

Deputies say South Carolina shooting leaves 2 dead, 8 hurt

Deputies say South Carolina shooting leaves 2 dead, 8 hurt

Authorities say a shooting at a bar in South Carolina leaves two people dead and eight injured.

Goodbye, Three Mile Island: Remaining reactor shuts down

Goodbye, Three Mile Island: Remaining reactor shuts down

The money-losing Three Mile Island, site of the United States' worst commercial nuclear power accident, has been shut down by its energy giant owner.

Auto union strike is latest worry in Flint, GM's birthplace

Auto union strike is latest worry in Flint, GM's birthplace

Picketing auto workers have surrounded the massive General Motors complex for nearly a week in Flint, the automaker's birthplace.

The Latest: Police say suspect in bike attack also shot cop

The Latest: Police say suspect in bike attack also shot cop

Authorities say a man suspected of shooting and wounding a Chicago police officer overnight is the bicyclist suspected of shooting a woman in broad daylight near downtown earlier this week.

Patient records found at shuttered Indiana abortion clinics

Patient records found at shuttered Indiana abortion clinics

Indiana's attorney general says thousands of patient medical records have been found at three shuttered Indiana abortion clinics operated by a late abortion doctor whose Illinois garage was found to contain more than 2,200 sets of preserved fetal remains.

Houston area sees relief, rescues after Imelda leaves 4 dead

Houston area sees relief, rescues after Imelda leaves 4 dead

The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda that flooded parts of Texas left at least two people dead and rescue crews scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in homes.

Q&A: Climate activist Greta Thunberg on global strikes

Q&A: Climate activist Greta Thunberg on global strikes

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg says she's overwhelmed by the Friday climate strike movement she spearheaded.

Pastafarian pastor leads prayer at Alaska government meeting

Pastafarian pastor leads prayer at Alaska government meeting

A pastor wearing a spaghetti strainer on his head delivered the opening invocation at the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly meeting Tuesday.

Milwaukee zoo visitors get first glimpse of red panda cub

Milwaukee zoo visitors get first glimpse of red panda cub

Milwaukee County Zoo debuts second red panda cub, Kiki, born in June.