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School: Boy, 8, who killed himself never said he was bullied

School: Boy, 8, who killed himself never said he was bullied

Gabriel hanged himself with a necktie in the bedroom of his Cincinnati apartment on January 26. The Cinicinatti School has since released a 24-minute long video from surveillance footage which sho...

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Trump delays decision on Paris climate agreement, spokesman says

Trump delays decision on Paris climate agreement, spokesman says

Spicer on Tuesday declined to detail the deliberations, what strategies Trump might be considering or whether there's any conclusion to be drawn from the delay and the postponed meeting top Trump ...

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Trump signs order to ease ban on political activity by churches

Trump signs order to ease ban on political activity by churches

The order also is created to allow religious groups to avoid a mandate to provide contraception coverage under President Barack Obama's health care law , the Affordable Care Act, potentially expandin...

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3 children killed in house fire north of Houston

3 children killed in house fire north of Houston

A fire official says the three critically injured include a 10-year-old boy. The Montgomery County Fire Marshal's Office said the children who died were 13-year-old Terrance "TJ" Mitchell, 6-year-ol...

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Trump warns ex-FBI director Comey about 'leaks' in explosive Twitter rant

The saying was backed by White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders who said Wednesday that Trump had met with Sessions and Rosenstein on Monday to discuss Comey's role in the Federal Bureau of Investigat...

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Washington State Demands Nuclear Waste Storage Answers

Washington State Demands Nuclear Waste Storage Answers

Perry announced that the 400-square foot (37 square meters) partial collapse of the tunnel roof had been filled by 53 truckloads of dirt delivered by workers in protective gear at the highly radioacti...

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White House refuses to say if conversations are being taped

Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Comey, who was leading the agency's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, and possible ties between Moscow and the Tr...

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NASCAR at Kansas Speedway for Bowling 400

What are the stage lengths for NASCAR at Kansas? "It's a good opportunity for a young driver to come in and show what you can do", said Ryan Blaney, who won his first career pole for Saturday's G...

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Michelle Obama says school lunch program critics are 'celebrating' kids 'eating crap'

Michelle Obama says school lunch program critics are 'celebrating' kids 'eating crap'

ALLISON AUBREY, BYLINE: That's right. In May, Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue rolled back some of the Obama administration's requirements for school lunches, announcing that public schools...

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Ex-teacher, teen planned to paddle to Mexico

Ex-teacher, teen planned to paddle to Mexico

Federal prosecutors had argued that Cummins was a flight risk and a danger because he took advantage of a vulnerable girl and traveled with her across the country to have sex. "No. Not necessarily", s...

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Bid To Revoke Obama-Era Methane Rules Fails In US Senate

Bid To Revoke Obama-Era Methane Rules Fails In US Senate

Tom Udall (D-N.M.), praised the Obama administration's methane rule , stating on the floor that he thought the rule "prevents waste just like it was laid out to do". would have prevented the federa...

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Plane crash near Hopkinsville, Ken. kills at least one person

Plane crash near Hopkinsville, Ken. kills at least one person

Prior to the crash, the plane had been in contact with air traffic controllers at Fort Campbell Army Airfield. She said the wreckage is spread over a wide area. Christian County officials would not pr...

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Cop Who Killed Jordan Edwards Fired

Edwards was struck by a bullet in the head after a police officer fired on the vehicle he was riding in as he left a house party with his brother Saturday night. In a statement released Tuesday, J...

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Trump Says It's Possible He Could Pick FBI Head By Next Week

In the Trump era, it has become a cable TV hit and cultural touchstone. He was back Friday and joked that he heard he had been missed by the press. The president's tweet remained something of a puzz...

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Trump warns ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation chief not to leak to media, threatens 'tapes'

Trump said, referring to his deputy press secretary, who helmed several briefings this week while press secretary Sean Spicer was on Naval reserve duty. "I think we ought to get to the bottom line...

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US Justice Department orders tougher criminal punishments

The decision by US Attorney General Jeff Sessions requiring federal prosecutors to pursue the most severe charges possible, regardless of whether they would expose low-level offenders to mandatory ...

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Trump and the White House Can't Get Their Comey Stories Straight

Justice Department spokesperson Sarah Flores, however, said Rosenstein did not threaten to resign over Comey's ouster, contrary to The Washington Post and other press reports. The chairman and top D...

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14 killed as storms and flooding sweep across US

14 killed as storms and flooding sweep across US

The governors of Missouri and Oklahoma declared states of emergency. No details of the Holmes County death were immediately available. Parts of the U.S. Kyle Allen walks his parents' property in C...

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Mormon church pulls older teens out of Boy Scouts

Veenker's husband is an Eagle Scout. "The Boy Scouts and the Grand Teton Council will continue on". Mormon children younger than 14 will continue to participate in Scouting, a church news release st...

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Sister of accused killer in Arkansas says he's mentally ill

A suspect in the deaths of three people, including a sheriff's deputy, is in custody after a hostage standoff Thursday in rural Arkansas. The suspect has been identified and Arkansas State Police ne...

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Syrian Kurds clear mines after taking town, dam from IS

Syrian Kurds clear mines after taking town, dam from IS

U.S. military commanders have long argued that the surest and quickest way of defeating Daesh is to arm the Kurds, who are major players in the conflict in Syria. "I have no doubt that Turkey and the ...

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Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive slated May 13

Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive slated May 13

The items will be collected by mail carriers while they are out delivering the mail and will be distributed in the community. The national food drive provides residents with an easy way to donate fo...

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Arizona police: Woman allegedly switched flour for formula

Arizona police: Woman allegedly switched flour for formula

She was booked into Pima County Jail and made her initial appearance Friday. A woman in Tucson, Arizona has been arrested on suspicion that she tampered with baby formula in stores throughout the ci...

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US Justice Department to probe police shooting of Texas teen

US Justice Department to probe police shooting of Texas teen

Oliver fired a rifle at a auto full of teenagers leaving a party, fatally shooting Edwards who was a passenger in the vehicle. He is now free on bond. Edwards' family and its attorney said Johnson adv...

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Trump launches commission to investigate voter fraud

House of Representatives Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi in a statement . President Trump tweeted shortly after taking office in January that he would be asking for a "major investigation" into vote...

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Children injured after bus crashes near St. Louis

Children injured after bus crashes near St. Louis

The school tweeted out the following statement. A spokeswoman for SSM Health St. Clare Hospital in Fenton says the hospital was told to be on standby for injured students. "I think the buses are very ...

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Police looking for missing Chicago-area woman find car, body

Police looking for missing Chicago-area woman find car, body

Authorities searching for a missing Chicago-area college student say they've found submerged in a pond a female body in a vehicle matching the description of the woman's auto. Illinois State Police ar...

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Engineer charged in deadly Amtrak crash

Bostian, 34, of Forest Hills, New York, is charged with eight counts of involuntary manslaughter in the crash that killed eight people and injured about 200 others. "We can not conclude that the evi...

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Comey's Farewell Letter to the Federal Bureau of Investigation

President Trump's abrupt decision to fire FBI Director James Comey was reportedly fueled by the commander-in-chief's anger and frustration at his refusal to clear him in his agency's Russian Federatio...

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US Homeland Security: No announcement Friday on laptop ban expansion

The ban was first implemented in March after intelligence indicated that terrorist groups were developing significant bombs that could be placed inside a laptop or other large electronic devices. Th...

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Head of NYC jails to resign after flap over ethical lapses

Head of NYC jails to resign after flap over ethical lapses

Amid growing pressure over his use of a city-issued vehicle, sources tell CBS2 that Department of Correction Commissioner Joseph Ponte will announce his resignation Friday. In recent days, Ponte h...

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Still no verdict for Florida ex-congresswoman's fraud trial

Rep. Brown sat stoically as she watched the judge read each verdict in a silent courtroom with no visible reaction. Sometimes he kept some for himself. She lost re-election after she was indicted...

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Texas bill could deny transgender wrestler title defense

The Texas Supreme Court last May found the state's school finance system deeply flawed but constitutional. Joining Uresti in approving Senate Bill 2095 on May 9 were fellow Democrats Juan "Chuy" Hin...

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Judge rejects request to halt removal of confederate statue in New Orleans

Judge rejects request to halt removal of confederate statue in New Orleans

The National Historic Register lists the Beauregard statue as standing on private property, while the Robert E. Lee statue stands on public land, he said. Although a few fights broke out during the ...

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Arizona Health Care Experts Worried About AHCA

The House passed the measure on Thursday. At the same time , ACA-era tax increases on the wealthiest Americans would be erased, which would amount to an $883 billion tax cut. Trump tweeted Thursday...

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New Orleans Removes Jefferson Davis Statue

The crew dismantled a statue of former Confederate President Jefferson Davis , which stood over the city for 106 years. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu , who first urged the City Council to...

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DeVos booed speaking at historically black university

DeVos booed speaking at historically black university

DeVos did not have an understanding of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act which is a federal law that requires public schools to provide appropriate education to students with disabilitie...

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Trump and Putin to meet in July, Russian state media says

In the wake of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's meeting with Trump on Wednesday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told state media that both countries have "a lot of work ahead of us". "For yea...

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15 sharks filmed circling paddle-boarders in California

15 sharks filmed circling paddle-boarders in California

A shark advisory is issued when "there is a confirmed sighting of a non-aggressive shark". Several sharks were later spotted in nearby Orange County. A short time after sharks were spotted in Long B...

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Donald Trump: Our country needs a good 'shutdown,' suggests Senate rule change

Trump's tweets today about Senate procedures came after Senate Republicans recently triggered the "nuclear option" to eliminate the 60-vote filibuster threshold for Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch....

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