Mississippi Man Sues R. Kelly, Says Singer Ruined Marriage A Mississippi sheriff's deputy is suing singer R. Kelly, alleging that Kelly had a yearslong affair with his wife that broke up his marriage.
Senate Dems Block Quick Vote on Short-Term Spending BillSenate Democrats late Thursday blocked a quick vote on a short-term spending bill to keep the government open, roiling Washington with brinkmanship less than 30 hours before a midnight Friday deadline for a shutdown and President Donald Trump's 100th day in office.
Senate Confirms Alex Acosta as Trump's Secretary of LaborThe Senate on Thursday confirmed Alex Acosta as Labor secretary, filling out President Donald Trump's Cabinet as he approaches his 100th day in office.
Inmate Argues Religious Duty To Deal Heroin; Appeal FailsA man ordered to spend more than a quarter century in prison on drug charges argued that he has a religious duty to sell heroin.
Surprise! Johnny Depp Appears As Jack Sparrow On Disney RideSome visitors to the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at California's Disneyland got a surprise: Captain Jack Sparrow himself.
Ohio Zoo Euthanizes 29-year-Old Polar Bear That Had CancerThe Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Ohio says it has euthanized a 29-year-old male polar bear after veterinarians determined he had liver cancer with limited treatment options.
ESPN Laying Off 100 Broadcasters, Writers As Viewers DwindleESPN is laying off about 100 employees, including former athletes-turned-broadcasters Trent Dilfer, Len Elmore and Danny Kanell, in a purge designed to focus the sports network on a more digital future.
United Raising Limit On Payments To Bumped Flyers To $10,000United Airlines says it will raise the limit — to $10,000 — on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights and will increase training for employees as it deals with fallout from the video of a passenger being violently dragged from his seat.
Coulter's Berkeley Speech Canceled, Police Prep For ViolenceAnn Coulter said Wednesday that she was forced to cancel her speaking event Thursday at the University of California, Berkeley amid concerns of violence but might still "swing by to say hello" to all her supporters.
Trooper Ambush Killer Sentenced To Death In PennsylvaniaThe bell atop the Pike County Courthouse last tolled the fate of a condemned killer in the 1980s.
White Man Gets 15 Years for Shooting 5 Black Men at ProtestA white Minnesota man who was sentenced to more than 15 years in prison Wednesday for shooting and wounding five black protesters said he'll live with the consequences of his actions for the rest of his life, but stopped short of apologizing.
Anti-Trump Bar Earmarks its Profits for Progressive CausesLiberals who feel the current Republican presidential administration is driving them to drink now have the perfect place to do it.