U.S Citizens Urged to Leave Iraq ‘Immediately’
All public consular operations have been suspended at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad.
New Orleans Strip Club Owner Charged with Raping Drunk Teen
The owner of a strip club in a popular New Orleans entertainment district has been charged with raping an intoxicated, underage girl who was visiting the area with friends.
Edwards Pledges Increased Spending on Louisiana’s Colleges
Governor John Bel Edwards told the board overseeing Louisiana's largest university system that he will propose to again raise spending on public college campuses next year.
Uber Reports More than 3,000 Sexual Assaults on 2018 Rides
In a long anticipated safety report, ride-sharing giant Uber says more than 3,000 sexual assaults were reported during its U.S. rides in 2018.
Chaos in Paris Forces Eiffel Tower to Close
The Eiffel Tower shut down, France’s high-speed trains stood still and tens of thousands of people marched through Paris and other cities Thursday in a massive and sometimes chaotic outpouring of anger at the government’s plan to overhaul the retirement system.
Houston Bail System Ruled Illegal
A federal judge has given final approval to a settlement in a lawsuit over the bail system in Texas' most populous county which ensures that most people accused of misdemeanor offenses don't languish in jail.
Man Wanted Circumcision, But Got Vasectomy Instead
A jury in Iowa has awarded $1.4 million to a Burmese immigrant who wanted a circumcision but instead got a vasectomy.
4 Killed At Party In California
Four people were killed and six more wounded when “unknown suspects” sneaked into a backyard filled with people at a party in central California and fired into the crowd, police said.
Substitute Teacher Caught on Video Beating Student
Teacher accused of beating a student in Texas has been fired.
What Do You Want from State Parks?
State officials want to know what you want from our state parks.
3 Adults and 6 Children Killed in Mexican Ambush
Officials confirm 3 women, 6 children have been murdered in a northern Mexico attack; relatives say all of the victims were US citizens.
Deer Kills Hunter in Arkansas
Officials in Arkansas say a hunter died after he was attacked by a deer that he'd shot and believed to be dead.