Overcast
46°FOvercastFull Forecast

Nation and World News

  • Economy's Q2 rebound was even faster than thought

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. economy's bounce-back last quarter from a dismal winter was even faster than previously thought, a sign that growth will likely ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • Republicans rallying behind 'religious liberty'

    WASHINGTON – Prospective Republican presidential candidates are expected to promote "religious liberty" at home and abroad at a gathering of religious ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • Iraqi PM: Plot to attack U.S., Paris subways

    NEW YORK – Iraq's prime minister said Thursday that captured Islamic State militants have told Iraqi intelligence agents of an alleged plot to attack ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 1:00 am
  • Gas prices head below $3 in much of U.S.

    NEW YORK – The price of a gallon of gasoline may soon start with a “2’’ across much the country.Gaso ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Ferguson chief apologizes in video to Brown family

    ST. LOUIS – The Missouri police chief whose officer fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old last month released a video Thursday apologizing to the family ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Attorney General Holder resigning

    WASHINGTON – Eric Holder, America’s first black attorney general and an unflinching champion of civil rights in enforcing the nation’s laws, announced ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Ferguson chief apologizes in video to Brown family

    ST. LOUIS – The Missouri police chief whose officer fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old last month released a video Thursday apologizing to the family ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • Iran president: extremists want to destroy civilization

    UNITED NATIONS – Iran's president warned world leaders at the U.N. General Assembly on Thursday that the goal of extremists creating chaos in the Mide ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Woman hit by California officer gets $1.5 million

    LOS ANGELES – A woman punched repeatedly by a California Highway Patrol officer on the side of a freeway in an incident caught on video will receive $ ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • Holder resigning as attorney general

    WASHINGTON – Eric Holder, America's first black attorney general and an unflinching champion of civil rights in enforcing the nation's laws, announced ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 4:18 pm
  • India releases first image of crater-scarred Mars

    NEW DELHI – India's space agency released the first image of the crater-scarred and dry surface of Mars taken by the nation's first interplanetary spa ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 9:22 am
  • Drones left out of America's air traffic plans

    WASHINGTON – Designers of the ambitious U.S. air traffic control system of the future neglected to take drones into account, raising questions about w ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Trend for trying e-cigarettes may be leveling off

    NEW YORK – A new government study suggests the number of U.S. adults who have tried electronic cigarettes may be leveling off.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:30 pm
  • Businesses won't have to return BP spill payouts

    NEW ORLEANS – BP wants its money back – hundreds of millions of dollars of it – but a federal judge said Wednesday that the oil giant must stand by th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:21 pm
  • Learning how to survive a plane crash

    LONDON – They raced down the slide, one by one, like children on a playground. At the bottom, smartphone photos were snapped and high fives exchanged.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 7:09 pm
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all DDC instances for analytics purposes.

    Week 5: 3 Point Stance

    More videos »

    Reader Poll

    Should Sandwich change its name to Wrap, as Dairy Queen executives have suggested?
    Yes
    No