National News

National Top Stories

Mount Everest

Rupert Taylor-Price/Wikimedia Commons

Soldiers, veteran climb Everest to put spotlight on PTSD

On his last duty assignment in 2013, Command Sgt. Maj. Todd Burnett served over the Corps of Cadets at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.

Leicester soccer fans May 2016

Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Leicester wins Premier League title

Underdog Leicester City won the English Premier League title for the first time Monday -- without kicking a ball -- as closest rival Tottenham failed to beat Chelsea.

Spurs drew 2-2 at Stamford Bridge to seal the Foxes' maiden top-flight championship ...

Hulk Hogan on stand at Gawker trial

John Pendygraft-Pool/Getty Images

Hulk Hogan brings 2nd lawsuit against Gawker

Ex-wrestler Hulk Hogan has filed another lawsuit against Gawker.

Justin Ross Harris

Kelly J. Huff/Pool

Justin Ross Harris gets change of venue in hot car death trial

Media coverage in the case of Justin Ross Harris, accused of leaving his 22-month-old son, Cooper, in the sweltering back seat of his car, has made it a challenge to find a fair jury, says a Georgia judge who Monday granted a change of venue for the ...

Osama bin Laden 2002

8393/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images

Five years after bin Laden raid, did it work?

Five years after U.S. Navy SEALs killed Osama bin Laden at his Pakistani compound, more groups of violent Islamic extremists threaten global security than at any time in history.

Starbucks Iced Coffee

Chris Hondros / Getty Images

Lawsuit says Starbucks' iced drinks have too much ice

A Starbucks customer from Chicago has filed a $5 million lawsuit against the coffee chain, accusing it of using too much ice in its cold drinks.

The suit, filed by Stacy Pincus, claims that while Starbucks advertises its cold drinks by fluid ounce, t...

NASA, moon crossing earth


Three Earth-like planets discovered orbiting dwarf star

For the first time, researchers have discovered three potentially habitable, Earth-like worlds orbiting an ultracool dwarf star 40 light-years away in another star system, according to a study published in the journal Nature.

Read More

National News Slideshows

Notable recalls of 2016

Foster Farms chicken nuggets


Several major product recalls have been reported in the United States in 2016. Check our list to see if you could be affected.

Looking back: U.S.-Cuba relations

Obamas arrive in Cuba March 20

Joe Raedle/Getty Images

The first U.S. cruise ship bound for Cuba in decades arrived in Havana around 10 a.m. Monday. The seven-day cruise is a significant step toward greater ties between the United States and its communist-run neighbor. Get up to speed on the last five decades of American foreign policy toward Cuba.

On this day: May 2

Lou Gehrig, New York Yankees file photo

Library of Congress

Leonardo da Vinci dies, Lou Gehrig sits out a game for the first time in 14 years, the Soviets capture Berlin, and a version of "The Scream" sells for a record amount at auction, all on this day.

A Service from PR Newswire
There are currently no severe weather alerts.

National News Video