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Mets place Steven Matz (shoulder) on disabled list

Steven Matz could pitch through his shoulder injury. The Mets have already lost Matt Harvey for the season from what was supposed to be a rock star rotation...


FBI taking steps to keep Clinton email files from leaking

The announcement comes as a conservative group announced they would receive copies of thousands of previously undisclosed work-related emails sent or received b...


PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Eagles have signed veteran middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch

The Eagles finally relented on Sunday night when they announced they had signed the veteran linebacker to a one-year deal worth up to $3 million. Earlier this...


Police chief was surprised by violence after fatal shooting

He pointed out that the city saw disruptions on Sunday night, after his race had been publicized, though less intense than the previous night. A auto burns as...


More than 60000 homes damaged in Louisiana flooding

The goal of the website is to provide a central location for people in disaster areas to register their current status once they get to a shelter. "Be patient...


Clinton charity to limit donations if Hillary Clinton wins

Some of these donations came from countries like Algeria, Kuwait, Qatar, and Oman, some of which have complicated diplomatic and financial relationships with t...


Trump's campaign spending at half the rate of Clinton's

Update - Paul Manafort resigned as chairman of Donald Trump's US presidential campaign on Friday, no longer enjoying the full confidence of a Republican candid...


13 people shot, wounded at Connecticut house party

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. He says the suspects shot at people both inside and outside the home. The other victims were treated for non-life-threa...


Rains erase dry soil in south Alabama, but not in northeast

Indoor water conservation steps could include taking shorter showers, washing only full loads of laundry or dishes, and turning off the tap while brushing teeth...


AMBER Alert issued for 5-Year-Old Minnesota Girl

The suspect is identified as 26-year-old Zachary Anderson . In a news release, it said her mother had put her to bed around 2 a.m. Saturday and woke up around ...


Clinton's foundation to alter donations policy if elected

Similarly, a Canadian offshoot of the foundation, the Clinton Giustra Enterprise Partnership (Canada), or CGEP, will not be bound by the foundation's donor lim...


Trump in Michigan: "What do you have to lose?"

Your schools are no good. Trump has spent the week appealing to African-American voters in his speeches , saying he would fix poverty in ways that Democrats ...


Son arrested after mother drowned in family swimming pool

Cullen and his mother argued earlier in the day on Wednesday over him not taking his medication, the prosecutor said. Denis Cullen Jr, 23, was arrested Wedn...


Clinton Disavows Support of Orlando Shooter's Father

In a particularly peculiar turn of events, Hillary Clinton's recent rally in Kissimmee, Florida on Monday had a rather infamous surprise guest. "I spoke a l...


Republican Donald Trump shaking up campaign

The governor, at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia a couple of weeks ago, said he'd support Democrats for the Senate, as long as they were of...


Teen on hospital ventilator after Florida face-biting attack

The Florida college student accused of killing a couple and biting the dead man's face had claimed he had super powers in recent days - and authorities sa...


Chicago teen died from 1 shot by police to back

The reports detail what happened the day the teen was shot and killed by a CPD officer after a high speed chase. The reports also said one officer believed he...


UC Berkeley chancellor stepping down

Dirks says in an emailed message to faculty and staff late Tuesday. In May 2016, Dirks spent nearly $700,000 on a seven-foot tall fence around University Ho...


Chicago activists welcome move to fire officers

In the wake of national outrage over the case, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel fired the former superintendent of police and hired Eddie Johnson in March. The deci...


Fed officials talk up rate hike in 2016

Fed officials have also expressed concern about the tepid pace of U.S. growth, weakness in worker productivity, excessively low inflation and the long-term cons...


Man arrested having sex with parked van, police say

Police arrested Michael Henson after neighbors called 911 reporting a man attempting a sex act on a parked van. Michael Henson was taken into custody when...


Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper gets 18 years in federal prison

Meanwhile, the tearful victim told Sharper that because of arrogance and "clear stupidity", he kept drugging and raping women even after he knew she was talking...


Children electrocuted on amusement park ride

Six children were injured were they received electrical shocks from a ride at a CT amusement park, police said. "All parties were transported to Lawrence + Memo...


Kathleen Kane speaks out on criminal conviction: 'I have no regrets'

Speaking to reporters Tuesday, Castor said Kane barred him from following her trial to avoid any perception that he may be retaliating against staff cooperating...


Virginia man hospitalized day after Trump Tower escapade

Other efforts by the police to get to the man included smashing in windows above him and inflating giant cushions below him in case he tumbled off the 58-stor...


Kane drama climaxed with guilty verdict — Inquirer Editorial

There was also this moment last August: Kane's sister, who was dressed in the black - you can see there - walked in front of the actual attorney general, who ca...


Don Sweeney's Last Chance To Woo Jimmy Vesey

Would the Predators still be in the mix if they had reacted differently to Vesey's decision to go to free agency? So while there's a reason to keep one eye on t...


Six dead in plane crash in Alabama

Austin Poole and his wife, Angie Poole, who had a dental clinic in Clarksdale. "I cried", Hooper said. The couples leave behind a total of 11 children. All indi...


Pennsylvania's attorney general has been found guilty of perjury

Steele said he doesn't expect Kane to resign until she is sentenced . After prosecutors concluded their case Friday, Kane opted not to testify and did not ...


North Carolina asks Supreme Court to keep voter ID for now

The law requires a picture ID to vote and as Channel 9 reported a couple weeks ago, a federal appeals court ruled it unconstitutional. The new provisions "tar...


North Carolina asks Supreme Court to restore voter ID law

It asked the court to reinstate the state's voter-ID law, its reduction of early-voting days from 17 to 10 and a provision that ends the state's practice of p...


Dozens of Republicans say party should stop funding Trump

It's already at risk after a deadlocked Supreme Court decision in June. Weinstein says the letter comes from party members who are concerned about protecting ...


Thousands Are Displaced By Flooding As Rain Keeps Pouring In Louisiana

The fourth casualty was a 54-year old man who died when rushing waters carried his vehicle off the road. "And then it was a matter of just watching the water co...


5 dead, 20000 rescued: Disaster declared for flood-ravaged Louisiana

Just as the auto was sucked under water, becoming submerged, a rescue worker reached the vehicle and dove into the water on the driver's side to help. He and ...


In An Effort To Pressure Trump, Clinton Releases Tax Rate

The Clintons overpaid the Treasury and got a refund of more than $1 million. His 2015 federal tax rate was 20.3%, and he and his wife have donated 7.5% of their...


Biden: Trump is 'thoroughly unqualified' for presidency

Biden says he's heading this week to Kosovo to reassure North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries that America stands by its alliances - a commitment he says...


Celebrities React to Simone Biles and Aly Raisman Snagging Gold and Silver

Between her results across the four all-around apparatuses and the last few years tearing through worldwide gymnastics competitions, Biles is operating on a l...


Trump In Pennsylvania: Only Way I Lose Is 'If Cheating Goes On'

But in a tweet on Friday, he called the comments sarcasm. He suggested he was also kidding when he called Obama "the MVP" of the Islamic State. Donald Trump. "M...


Poll shows Clinton leading in Georgia: Is Alabama next?

Among all women, she leads Trump by 51 percent-35 percent while almost breaking even (43 percent-42 percent) among men. The poll conducted by Marist Institute...


State investigates new Zika case outside Miami neighborhood

The Zika virus usually produces only mild symptoms - including a fever, rash and pink eye - in adults. Puerto Rico Health Secretary Ana Rius said 90 people ha...


Nephew in 'Making a Murderer' has conviction thrown out

Federal judge William Duffin handed down the shocking reversal August 12 that found investigators repeatedly made false promises to Brendan Dassey, 26, and co...


Karina Vetrano: Reward in NYC Jogger's Sex Slaying Now $20K

The family of a 30-year-old runner whose body was found in a Queens marsh last week has raised more than $175,000 in an online fundraiser aimed at increasing ...


House Speaker Ryan Defeats Political Unknown in Primary

Ryan, speaking to the press after his Tuesday Wisconsin primary win , said he hadn't heard the Republican nominee's remarks, claiming he "only heard about tho...


Trump says Clinton use of private server 'enabled' foreign espionage

That's really the bottom line here. Rather than have frequent contact with reporters, Clinton's campaign has opted for sit-down interviews - a setting that ...


Walker introduces Pence at Milwaukee rally

For a guy who's purportedly shied away from negative campaigning in his career, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence seemed to relish his role today as attack-dog-in-chief. ...


Republican Meg Whitman backs Hillary Clinton for president, denounces Trump

A problem for Trump is that almost half of Republicans (49%) would rather have a different nominee, while 56% of Democrats are satisfied with Clinton. Super PAC...


Trump Loses Points But Retains Lead Over Clinton In New Presidential Poll

Clinton's unfavorable rating is at 53 percent. In Iowa he has an overall unfavorable view of -33 compared to Clinton's -22, while in OH and Penn., Trump's ave...


Clinton: Trump's words could have "tremendous consequences"

Also look for Clinton to argue that Trump's drive to cut taxes on certain business income would benefit many of his companies. Trump insisted he was never advoc...


Child fell off rollercoaster at Idlewild Park

A boy has fallen from a classic wooden roller coaster at a western Pennsylvania amusement park. Details about the circumstances surrounding the incident were ...


Ride on which boy died closed for rest of season

The park is tentatively scheduled to reopen Wednesday, though the waterslide remains closed. " Verrückt will not re-open for the remainder of the season", the ...