US Navy: 2 onboard training plane killed in…

Authorities say a U.S. Navy training plane traveling from Florida has crashed in an Alabama residential neighborhood near the Gulf Coast, killing both people in the plane

Undercover Operation Catches Rogue Turkey

A wild turkey's five-month reign of terror in Oakland ended Thursday when it fell for a sting operation. The aggressive turkey, called Gerald, had been terrorizing Grand Lake residents and prompted the closing of the city's Morcom Rose Garden, KGO reports. "I swear I was getting flashbacks to the velociraptor...

Hazardous smog pollutes India's capital

New Delhi, India, chokes under smog as air pollution levels soar to "severe" levels on Oct. 23.

Arnold Schwarzenegger feels ‘fantastic’ after…

Arnold Schwarzenegger says he feels “fantastic” after his recent heart surgery

County Hit by Surge Ends Mask Mandate

A health board in Idaho reacted to the news that the county's main hospital was out of room for new patients by throwing out the local face mask mandate. The Kootenai County board voted 4-3 Thursday to pull back to just a recommendation that residents wear masks to contain the...

Behind the scenes of 'Bruce Springsteen's Letter…

Behind the scenes of 'Bruce Springsteen's Letter to You'

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FBI joins investigation into fatal Illinois…

The FBI is joining Illinois State Police in investigating a police shooting in suburban Chicago that left a Black man dead and his girlfriend wounded

Cops: Fatal Shooting Was Self-Defense. Girlfriend…

A police shooting in an Illinois city this week has left a Black teen dead and his girlfriend hospitalized, with protesters and family members demanding that the feds get to the bottom of what happened. Per CBS News , police in Waukegan say that 19-year-old Marcellis Stinnette was the passenger in...

Steam billows from Old Faithful geyser in…

Temperatures in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, were below zero degrees Fahrenheit on Oct. 23. Steam from Old Faithful rose, even when it wasn’t erupting.

Viewership for 2nd Trump-Biden debate drops to 63…

The final presidential debate between President Donald Trump and his Democratic opponent Joe Biden drew much less viewers than their first meeting

Biden's Oil Remarks Are Resonating

Peggy Noonan isn't counting President Trump out, and she points to a Gallup result showing that 56% of Americans say they're personally better off than they were four years ago. Factors like that could yet lift Trump to re-election, she writes in the Wall Street Journal . But really, "no one...

Trump slams Biden, says Harris won't be president

President Donald Trump stumped in the battleground state of Florida Friday, slamming rival Joe Biden for his remarks on oil and insisting the U.S. can never have a "female socialist president,” referring to Biden's running mate, Kamala Harris. (Oct. 23)

Dead animal, brick with a name left at…

An upstate New York congressman says he and his family were threatened with a dead animal and a brick bearing a family member’s name at his home in Corning

Southwest Makes Move It Says Is Backed by Science

After announcing the biggest loss in its history Thursday, Southwest Airlines said it plans to unblock middle seats and allow flights to operate at full capacity over the holidays, starting Dec 1. The airline said studies show people are highly unlikely to get infected with the coronavirus on a flight...

Epsilon’s dangerous surf and gusty winds to lash…

Despite weakening, the former major hurricane will remain a strong storm through the start of the weekend as it continues along its path.

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Judge moves criminal case against Texas attorney…

A judge has ordered the criminal case against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton returned to his home county in a legal victory for the Republican

University Acknowledges Her Murder Was Preventable

In what the Salt Lake Tribune is calling a "historic deal," the University of Utah is acknowledging for the first time that student Lauren McCluskey's on-campus murder was preventable. It has settled with her parents for $13.5 million, effectively ending two civil rights lawsuits that had been filed against...

Compton to start guaranteed income pilot program

The city of Compton, California will give monthly cash payments to hundreds of its low-income residents starting at the end of this year. (Oct. 23)

Art exhibit in Chadwick Boseman's hometown honors…

Chadwick Boseman’s sudden passing shocked the world but hit especially hard in his hometown of Anderson, South Carolina

Even Trump Liked This Moderator

President Trump slammed Kristen Welker more than once in the lead-up to Thursday's debate, which she moderated. But once she started actually moderating, he ended up being among those giving her positive reviews. "By the way, so far I respect very much the way you’re handling this, I have to...

Nasty thunderstorms could follow warm…

An autumn clash of summer warmth and a winter cooldown could trigger severe weather ahead of the weekend.

Trump campaign sues in Nevada to stop Vegas-area…

The Trump campaign and Nevada Republicans want a judge to stop the counting of Las Vegas-area mail-in ballots, alleging that officials are making it impossible for “meaningful observation” of signature-checking in the state’s biggest and most Democratic-leaning county

One Pandemic Winner: Barbies

"Screen time 24/7" might have been the rallying cry back when parents thought they'd be locked down for two weeks or so , but seven-plus months in to the coronavirus pandemic, they're apparently looking for somewhat more old-fashioned ways to entertain their kids. Enter: Barbies. Mattel announced a 29% sales increase...

South Carolina art exhibit honors Chadwick Boseman

Local artists in Andersson, South Carolina paid tribute to actor Chadwick Boseman, who died in August after a quiet battle with colon cancer at just 43 years old. (Oct. 23)

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Hospitalization data flawed in Missouri, perhaps…

With the number of coronavirus patients requiring hospitalization rising at alarming levels, Missouri and perhaps a handful of other states are unable to post accurate data on COVID-19 dashboards because of a flaw in the federal reporting system

Some Notable Lines From Final Debate

The second presidential debate was a marked changed from the first one, with few interruptions as the candidates covered a range of topics, including COVID and corruption . Late in the forum, President Trump sought to score points on energy by asking Joe Biden if he would shut down the oil...

Smoke towers into sky from massive wildfire

Aerial footage captured over the East Troublesome Fire in Colorado shows smoke billowing into the sky on Oct. 22. The fire has grown to more than 170,000 acres and forced residents in the area to evacuate.