National News

Gas prices fall 4 cents a gallon to $2.60 in past 2 weeks

Jan 26, 2020

The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has declined 4 cents a gallon to $2.60 over the past two weeks

Houston mayor, others help residents after deadly blast

Jan 26, 2020

Houston’s mayor and others say they'll work to provide aid for residents whose homes were damaged after a massive explosion at a warehouse that killed two workers and injured 20 others

Sharpton vows to support family of man shot by state trooper

Jan 26, 2020

The Rev. Al Sharpton has vowed to fight for answers for the family of a 19-year-old Connecticut man killed by a state trooper earlier this month

Police ID 2 women killed in shooting at Little Rock home

Jan 26, 2020

Authorities have identified two women who were killed at their Little Rock home during a shooting that also injured a 2-year-old boy

Man dies when Maryland officers respond to call for help

Jan 26, 2020

Authorities say a Maryland man died after an encounter with police officers that involved a stun gun

3 missing after barge crash on Mississippi River

Jan 26, 2020

Three people are missing after two barges collided on the Mississippi River

Health officials in Los Angeles County confirm another U.S. case of new virus from China.

Jan 26, 2020

Health officials in Los Angeles County confirm another U.S. case of new virus from China.

Helicopter crash sparks brush fire in Southern California

Jan 26, 2020

Emergency crews responded after a helicopter crashed and sparked a small brush fire on Sunday in Southern California

Georgia inmate who came close to execution in 2017 dies

Jan 26, 2020

A Georgia death row inmate whose scheduled execution was halted in September 2017 by the U.S. Supreme Court after his lawyers argued his death sentence was tainted by a juror's racial bias has died

Coroner: 2 dead, 7 injured in South Carolina bar shooting

Jan 26, 2020

The shooting took place at Mac's Lounge in Hartsville, Darlington.

US Consulate to evacuate staff from epidemic-stricken Wuhan

Jan 26, 2020

A new respiratory disease has sickened 1,975 people and killed 56.

Three years later, Trump travel ban heads back to court

Jan 26, 2020

President Donald Trump's travel ban on travelers from predominantly Muslim countries is headed back to a federal appeals court, three years after it was first imposed

4 Missouri River states unite to try to limit flooding

Jan 26, 2020

Four states along the Missouri River are joining forces to look for ways to avoid the kind of flooding that caused millions of dollars in damage last year

Police: 6 people shot at party at North Carolina restaurant

Jan 26, 2020

Police say six people were treated for gunshot wounds after a shooting inside a restaurant in North Carolina

Pope's new aide is priest who worked with street kids

Jan 26, 2020

Pope Francis has chosen a Uruguayan priest who has worked with street children to be one of his two personal secretaries