Police identify man killed in Virginia workplace shooting

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia on Wednesday identified a man who was fatally shot and three others who were wounded after a former co-worker opened fire at a rail car factory….

Police identify man killed in Virginia workplace shooting

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia on Wednesday identified a man who was fatally shot and three others who were wounded after a former co-worker opened fire at a rail car factory….

Hurricane floods homeless housing in historic St. Augustine

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — Days after Hurricane Matthew sent floodwaters surging through historic St. Augustine, the county's director of homeless services was panicked….

Independent groups pump money into many state-level races

The doctored photo on the mailer showed a Republican state Senate candidate arm-in-arm with conservatives such as Rush Limbaugh and Sarah Palin, who are unpopular in the suburban legislative district east of Seattle….

Amtrak upgrades: High-speed proposals could affect 8 states

Proposals by the Federal Railroad Administration to upgrade the high-speed rail corridor through the Northeast have raised concerns , and some enthusiasm, from residents in the eight states containing the route of Amtrak's Acela Express from Boston to Washington. After...

Bridgegate: Christie says he never knew, others say he did

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has maintained for three years that he didn't know anything about the George Washington Bridge lane closures either before they happened or while they were going on….

A fast track to ruin? Amtrak opponents fear high-speed plans

OLD LYME, Conn. (AP) — This quaint shoreline community, proud of its role as a nursery of American Impressionist art, fears the destruction of its heritage if a federal proposal to someday run an East Coast high-speed rail line through its historic center becomes reality….

The kids are all right: Children with 3-way DNA are healthy

More than 15 years ago, 17 babies were born after an experimental infertility treatment that gave them DNA from three people: Mom, Dad and an egg donor….

The Latest: Pipeline protesters think their removal imminent

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local):…

Officers on leave after 2 suspects killed at Maryland motel

ELKTON, Md. (AP) — Several Maryland law enforcement officers are on administrative leave after two people sought by Delaware authorities on gun and drug charges were shot to death at a Cecil County motel….