The Manhattan district attorney announced Friday that three ancient sculptures are being returned to their rightful owners in Lebanon as he forms a new antiquities trafficking unit that will track stolen...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 11:52 PM EST
Former Aide Accuses Virginia Rep. Scott of Sexual Misconduct
A former aide to Rep. Bobby Scott on Friday accused the Virginia Democrat of sexual misconduct and said he fired her after she rebuffed his alleged advances, NBC News reported.
At a press conference, Macherie...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 11:55 PM EST
Anger Grows as Puerto Rico Misses Power Restoration Deadline
Union leaders representing Puerto Rico power company workers slammed local and federal officials on Friday as the U.S. territory missed a deadline to restore 95 percent of power as promised by the island's...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 04:56 PM EST
Judge Temporarily Blocks New Trump Rules on Birth Control
A federal judge in Philadelphia on Friday ordered the Trump administration not to enforce new rules that could significantly reduce women's access to free birth control.
Judge Wendy Beetlestone issued the...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 03:27 PM EST
Even Santa Needs Help Getting to Some Places: Remote Alaska
It's not easy to get to Saint Michael, Alaska. Not even if you're Santa Claus.
Luckily, jolly old St. Nick could hitch a ride on a military transport plane to the tiny island community that's closer to...
The House Ethics Committee said Friday that it has opened an investigation into Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen after reports of sexual harassment against the Nevada congressman.
"The Committee notes that the...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 04:40 PM EST
Pizza Pizza! Squirrel Goes Nuts in Little Caesars Restaurant
A grand jury's report in the wake of a fraternity pledge's death said Friday that Penn State officials displayed "a shocking apathy" to dangers from excessive drinking and that its inaction allowed criminal acts...
Friday, Dec 15, 2017 at 07:25 PM EST
9 Hurt in NYC High-Rise Blaze, Including Firefighters