A federal judge says the 6-year-old daughter of the late NFL player Aaron Hernandez missed a 2014 deadline to opt out of the $1 billion concussion settlement and can't separately sue the league over his diagnosis of a degenerative brain disease.
There's snow plow rage in Spokane after storms dropped 21 inches of snow so far in February.
A shooter has been apprehended after opening fire in an industrial park in in Aurora, Illinois.
Chicago police says local media reports that allege the attack against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett was a hoax are unconfirmed.
A suburban Chicago school district is keeping its students in classrooms as police investigate an active shooter situation at an industrial park in Aurora.
Attorney Gloria Allred tells The Associated Press she has contacted law enforcement about concerns one of her clients may be the person in a VHS tape purportedly showing R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl.
Memory and thinking skills naturally slow with age but now scientists are finding clues that depression might worsen the decline.
Medicare ambulance rides could include option of going to urgent care or doctor's office.
Health officials say the flu vaccine is doing a relatively good job protecting Americans this winter.
Scientists find that a NASA astronaut who spent nearly a year in space had his immune system go on high alert.
Amazon's breakup with New York was still fresh when other cities started sending their own valentines to the online giant.
California's governor and attorney general and say they will sue President Donald Trump over his emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
The Atlanta-based rapper 21 Savage says he didn't talk about his British citizenship before because he didn't want to get deported.
Authorities warn that mudslides are possible even after a damaging storm moved through California, trapping people in floodwaters, triggering a debris flow that destroyed homes, and forcing residents to flee communities scorched by wildfires last year.
The new leader of the nation's largest sheriff's department is further limiting when inmates in Los Angeles County jails can be transferred to U.S. authorities for deportation.
Federal wildlife officials say the world's oldest known wild bird has become a mother again at Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge.
Opportunity Lost: NASA rover finally bites the dust on Mars after an unexpected 15 years.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says El Nino is back, but it is weak.
Protesters in Alaska urged federal officials to keep oil rigs out of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge despite a federal law requiring lease sales.
An attorney for the state of California says the process behind Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross' decision to add a citizenship question to the U.S. Census was rotten to its core.
A South Carolina mother is accusing a federally funded foster agency of not working with her because she's Catholic.
The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre a year later: Renewed national debate on guns and school safety, and a time to remember the victims.
Amazon decision to walk away from New York City could scare off other tech companies.
Amazon ditches New York as location for new headquarters.
Felony drug charges have been filed against a California tech mogul and Marsy's Law victim rights advocate arrested in August with what police said were briefcases full of drugs in a Las Vegas Strip hotel.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom says the state's consumers should get a piece of the billions of dollars that technology companies make off the personal data they collect.
Digital ad campaign seeks to defend white police officer charged in fatal shooting of armed black man in Tennessee.
Woman who accused Democratic Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of raping her while they were students at Duke University in 2000 is an intensely private single mother.
Texas newspapers report the U.S. government has suddenly stopped force-feeding immigrants on a hunger strike inside an El Paso immigration detention center.
Attorney Michael Avenatti says he has new video evidence of singer R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl.
President Donald Trump's company is scrapping plans for two new hotel chains announced two years ago, casting blame in part on a hostile political environment.
Fitting for a man who saw so much darkness in the world, Lyndon LaRouche died on the fringes this week, his name little known to anyone under 50, his death rumored online a day before mainstream outlets confirmed it.
A Colorado runner who survived a mountain lion attack says he wrestled the young animal to the ground and jammed his foot onto its neck to suffocate it to death.
US-based Roman Catholic bishops are participating in a weeklong retreat near Chicago.
The Senate has confirmed William Barr to be attorney general, placing the veteran government official and lawyer atop the Justice Department as special counsel Robert Mueller investigates Russian interference in the 2016 election.