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Probation for 3 women involved in Alton Sterling protest

Three women who were protesting the fatal police shooting of a black man in Louisiana have been sentenced to six months of probation

Powell may signal future rate cuts, but would they matter?

Powell may signal future rate cuts in Jackson Hole speech, but would they matter much?

Infamous counterfeiter sentenced to federal prison

A Rhode Island man who proclaims himself the "world's greatest counterfeiter" is heading to federal prison for printing fake money

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Report shows deficit to exceed $1 trillion next year

The Congressional Budget Office is upping its projections for this year's federal deficit by $63 billion and increasing its forecasts for deficits over the next decade by $809 billion

4 students shot at block party near Clark Atlanta…

A shooting at a block party near Clark Atlanta University has left four college students injured with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds as a crowd scrambled for cover

U.S. Announces Rule Extending Time Migrant…

The rule will replace the 1997 Flores Settlement Agreement, which says that the government can only detain migrant children for up to 20 days.

Walmart Blames Tesla Solar Panels for 7 Store…

"To state the obvious, properly designed, installed, inspected, and maintained solar systems do not spontaneously combust," a Walmart lawsuit against Tesla states. The retail giant says solar panels installed on store rooftops caused at least seven fires between 2012 and 2018, reports Reuters . The lawsuit filed in New York State...

$248 million settlement reached with Chinese drywall maker

A proposed $248 million settlement has been reached in a decade-old federal court case over defective Chinese drywall that damaged homes and sickened residents

Where West Virginia's governor sleeps is now…

Can West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice be forced to live in the state capital? A persistent lawsuit seeking to do just that is heading back to court

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Sheriff's investigation of reporter's inquiries…

Journalists in Oregon and beyond have risen in defense of a small newspaper that is being investigated by a county sheriff for trying to get comments for an investigative story after business hours

Solid earnings from major US retailers drive…

U.S. stocks are marching broadly higher in midday trading as investors welcome a batch of strong earnings reports from several big retailers

MIT lab director to resign over Jeffrey Epstein donation

A member of Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Media Lab says he plans to resign over revelations the lab took money from Jeffrey Epstein

March For Our Lives Unveils Ambitious Gun Control…

The student-founded organization released what it's calling "A Peace Plan for a Safer America" ahead of the 2020 election.

'America's Got Talent' continues summer dominance…

With the top two most-watched television shows last week, NBC's 'America's Got Talent' continues its dominance when the heat is on

Feds arrest former state police union leader and lobbyist

Federal authorities have arrested the former president and the lobbyist for the Massachusetts State Police labor union after they say the two misused union funds for personal gain

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Florida Democrats seek state legislative session on guns

A call by Florida Democrats to convene a state legislative session on guns is getting little traction among Republicans, even as Parkland shooting survivors renew their pleas for gun violence prevention measures

More mental exams sought for man charged in jail death

A judge says an outside expert will now evaluate the mental state of an Arkansas inmate charged in the killing of correctional officer

Iran moves to strike 4 zeroes from its battered…

Iran's president sends bill to parliament to slash 4 zeroes off value of rial, country's sanctions-battered currency