Free-Range Parenting Laws Letting Kids Roam Could Catch On
After Utah passed the country's first law legalizing so-called free-range parenting, groups in states from New York to Texas are pushing for similar steps to bolster the idea that supporters say is an antidote for anxiety-plagued parents and overscheduled kids.
Topless Protester Charges at Bill Cosby as Retrial Begins
A topless protester with "Women's Lives Matter" written on her body jumped a barricade and got within a few feet of Bill Cosby on Monday as the comedian walked into a suburban Philadelphia courthouse for the start of his sexual assault retrial.
Female Lion With a Mane Has Died at Oklahoma City Zoo
The Oklahoma City Zoo says an 18-year-old African lioness that mysteriously sprouted a mane last year has died.
China Vows to ‘Counterattack’ US as Trade Spat Worsens
China's government vowed Friday to "counterattack with great strength" if President Donald Trump goes ahead with plans to raise U.S. tariffs on an additional $100 billion worth of Chinese goods and said negotiations were impossible under current conditions.
Media Presses for More Florida School Shooting Video
News organizations including The Associated Press are pressing for additional external surveillance video depicting the law enforcement response to the Florida high school shooting that killed 17 people.
Large Fire Erupts at North Texas Chemical Recycling Plant
A large fire has erupted at a chemical recycling plant near Fort Worth and residents in the area have been told to remain in their homes with doors and windows closed.
Trump Says He Didn’t Know About Payment to Stormy Daniels
President Donald Trump said Thursday he didn't know about the $130,000 payment his personal attorney made to Stormy Daniels, issuing a firm denial in his first public comments about the adult-film actress who alleges she had an affair with him.
Trump: 2,000-4,000 Troops Needed for Mexico Border Security
President Donald Trump said Thursday that he wants to send 2,000 and 4,000 National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border to help federal officials fight illegal immigration and drug trafficking.