National News

In this May 16, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies on budget on Capitol Hill in Washington.
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
July 05, 2018 - 3:19 pm
Pruitt had become a constant source of embarrassment to a president who had entered Washington promising to "Drain the Swamp."
Read More
An American flag blows in the hot breeze during the opening on Day 1 of Fair St. Louis on the grounds of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis on July 4, 2018.
Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI
July 05, 2018 - 2:57 pm
This was the first Fourth of July that many people were able to call themselves U.S. citizens.
Read More
U.S. President Donald Trump waves to the crowds as he exits Air Force One upon his arrival at St. Louis-Lambert International Airport in St. Louis on March 14, 2018. Trump is in St. Louis for a roundtable meeting with Boeing officials and to attend a fund
Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI
July 03, 2018 - 11:39 am
According to the most recent filing, 141 staffers who worked for the president at that point last year are gone, with 138 new arrivals.
Read More
Colored plastic straws close up for plastic background
Dreamstime.com
July 02, 2018 - 1:01 pm
Businesses that don't comply may face a fine of up to $250.
Read More
(AP Photo)
July 02, 2018 - 5:54 am
New technology on the internet lets anyone make videos of real people appearing to say things they've never said.
Read More
Ryan Lochte reacts after the mens 200 meter individual medley final
(Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports)
June 29, 2018 - 1:28 pm
Last year the Brazilian court dismissed his case for filing a false police report, but this week that decision was overturned and now there's a court date set.
Read More
Washing hands
(Dreamstime)
June 29, 2018 - 12:55 pm
The study found that 97 percent of people weren't following the necessary steps to wash their hands.
Read More
Photo of girl with her Daddy Doll.
(Courtesy of Photographer Samantha Byrd)
June 29, 2018 - 11:33 am
Little Isabel tells her mom that her heart hurts when he’s away, but the plush toy with his picture on it seems to help ease the pain.
Read More
graduation cap, hat with degree paper on wood table graduation concept.
© Akkarapol Ditpattarakorn | Dreamstime.com
June 28, 2018 - 5:38 pm
Attorney General Xavier Becerra said the state will sue Navient Corp. this week, contending the Delaware-based company financially harmed thousands of Californians.
Read More
In this frame from video, people leave the Capital Gazette newspaper after multiple people have been shot on Thursday, June 28, 2018, in Annapolis, Md.
(WJLA via AP)
June 28, 2018 - 2:52 pm
Multiple people have been shot at a newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland.
Read More

Pages