What You Can Do If Power Outages Happen During a Heat Wave

What You Can Do If Power Outages Happen During a Heat Wave

What can you do to stay safe if summer power outages prevent you from using fans and air conditioners? Emergency response and medical experts share some tips.

Two of Nine People Wounded in Michigan Splash Pad Shooting Remain Hospitalized, Sheriff Says

Two of Nine People Wounded in Michigan Splash Pad Shooting Remain Hospitalized, Sheriff Says

Two of the nine people wounded in a weekend shooting at a suburban Detroit splash pad remain hospitalized in critical condition, authorities said Monday.

Sean Combs Returns Key to New York City Amid Scandal

Sean Combs Returns Key to New York City Amid Scandal

Sean 'Diddy' Combs has returned his key to New York City in response to the release of a 2016 video showing the music mogul attacking then-girlfriend and R&B singer Cassie, officials said Saturday.

Judge Blocks Gender Identity From Title IX Protections in More States

Judge Blocks Gender Identity From Title IX Protections in More States

A federal policy expanding Title IX civil rights protections to LGBTQ+ students, and redefining what can be considered sexual harassment at schools and colleges, has been blocked in six more states.

IRS Expects to Collect More than $50 Billion By Ending Transaction Loophole

IRS Expects to Collect More than $50 Billion By Ending Transaction Loophole

The IRS plans to end a transaction-related loophole for wealthy taxpayers that could raise more than $50 billion in revenue over the next decade, the U.S. Treasury Department says

US Surgeon General Says Social Media Should Have Warning Labels

US Surgeon General Says Social Media Should Have Warning Labels

The U.S. surgeon general has called on Congress to require warning labels on social media platforms due to mental health concerns, similar to health labels that are mandatory on cigarette packages.

Crews Work in Sweltering Conditions to Battle Los Angeles-Area Wildfire

Crews Work in Sweltering Conditions to Battle Los Angeles-Area Wildfire

Strong winds pushed flames through dry brush in mountains along Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles, and officials warned residents in the path to be prepared to leave if the fire expands again.

6 Injured in Shooting in Neighborhood of Detroit Suburb

6 Injured in Shooting in Neighborhood of Detroit Suburb

Six people are recovering after they were shot early Sunday in a neighborhood of suburban Detroit.

More than 175,000 Maryland Marijuana Convictions Set for Pardons

More than 175,000 Maryland Marijuana Convictions Set for Pardons

Maryland will become the first state where thousands of past misdemeanor marijuana convictions get a governor's pardon.

Potentially Record-Setting Heat Wave Spreads Eastward Across U.S.

Potentially Record-Setting Heat Wave Spreads Eastward Across U.S.

More than 63 million people in the U.S. are under excessive heat warnings, watches or advisories, in an area stretching from the Southwest northward up through the Great Lakes region.

‘Inside Out 2’ Scores $155M Opening, Biggests of 2024

‘Inside Out 2’ Scores $155M Opening, Biggests of 2024

Dinsey and Pixar’s “Inside Out 2” received $155 million in ticket sales from 4,440 theaters in the U.S. and Canada, according to studio estimates Sunday.

'Diddy' Combs Returns Key to New York City, in Response to Video of Attack on Cassie

'Diddy' Combs Returns Key to New York City, in Response to Video of Attack on Cassie

Sean “Diddy” Combs has returned his key to New York City, after a request from Mayor Eric Adams in response to the release of a video showing Combs attacking Cassie.

2 Killed, 6 Wounded in Shooting During Juneteenth Event at Texas Park

2 Killed, 6 Wounded in Shooting During Juneteenth Event at Texas Park

A shooting in a Texas park left two people dead and six wounded on Saturday, authorities said.

Biden Fundraiser in L.A. Includes Clooney, Roberts, Brings $28M

Biden Fundraiser in L.A. Includes Clooney, Roberts, Brings $28M

Hollywood stars headlined a fundraiser Saturday for President Joe Biden. It helped to raise $28 million, according to his re-election campaign.

7 Shot at Party in Massachusetts

7 Shot at Party in Massachusetts

Seven people were shot and wounded, and an eighth was hurt while running away at a large gathering of in Methuen, Massachusetts, authorities said Sunday.