Hurricane Dorian Claims at Least 7 Lives in the Bahamas
Bahamians rescued victims of Hurricane Dorian with jet skis and a bulldozer as the U.S. Coast Guard, Britain's Royal Navy and a handful of aid groups tried to get food and medicine to survivors and take the most desperate people to safety.
Hurricane Heads for Florida After Brushing Caribbean islands
Hurricane Dorian moved out over open waters early Thursday after doing limited damage in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, though forecasters warned it was becoming more dangerous while moving toward the northern Bahamas and Florida's east coast.
Tropical Storm Dorian Bears Down on Windward Islands
Tropical Storm Dorian was dumping rain Tuesday on the Windward Islands of the eastern Caribbean, gathering power on a path to brush past Puerto Rico's southwest coast and hit the eastern Dominican Republic on Wednesday at near hurricane strength.
Suspect Surrenders in Philadelphia
A gunman who opened fire on police Wednesday as they were serving a drug warrant in Philadelphia, wounding six officers and triggering a standoff that extended into the night, is in police custody, authorities said.
New Rules Can Deny Green Cards for Immigrants on Food Stamps
Trump administration rules that could deny green cards to immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps, housing vouchers or other forms of public assistance are going into effect.
Changes on Renting Homes in NOLA
Responding to residents who say short-term rentals such as those arranged by Airbnb are driving up property taxes and steadily denigrating the character of historic neighborhoods, the New Orleans City Council voted Thursday to impose broad new restrictions on such rentals.
Bossier School Board Member Pleads Guilty
A Louisiana school board member has pleaded guilty in a steroid conspiracy.
House Condemns Trump ‘Racist’ Tweets
In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led U.S. House voted Tuesday night to condemn President Donald Trump's "racist comments" against four congresswomen of color, despite protestations by Trump's Republican congressional allies and his own insistence he hasn&apos…
Trump Calls Paul Ryan ‘A Baby’
President Donald Trump criticized former Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday, calling him a "baby" and a "terrible speaker," who didn't know what he was doing.
Tornados in Texas, Flooding in Northeast, 200K without Power
Potent thunderstorms have left more than 200,000 people without power across the southern United States.
Trump Threatens to Deport Millions Beginning Next Week
President Donald Trump is threatening to remove millions of people living in the United States illegally on the eve of formally announcing his re-election bid.
Battleground Florida: Both Parties Prepare for 2020
Democrats aren't ceding the Sunshine State. They are putting up a fight to take the state from Republicans.