NTSB to begin probe of Texas bus-truck crash that killed 13

UVALDE, Texas (AP) — Federal investigators are getting their first look Thursday at the scene of a head-on collision involving a small church bus and...

Pedestrian deaths spiked in 2016, distraction cited

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pedestrian deaths are climbing faster than motorist fatalities, reaching nearly 6,000 deaths last year – the highest total in...

US Marshals search for missing federal judge, 91

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — A 91-year-old federal judge who recently stopped hearing cases due to health issues has been reported missing from his...

EPA denies petition to ban pesticide used on crops

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has rejected a bid by environmental groups to ban a common pesticide used on citrus fruits,...

Homeowners at San Francisco sinking high-rise sue developer

AP Photo/Eric Risberg SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A homeowners association representing property owners at a downtown San Francisco high-rise sued the...

Seattle announces lawsuit over Trump sanctuary cities threat

AP Photo/Elaine Thompson SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle filed a lawsuit Wednesday over President Donald Trump’s executive order that threatens to...