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Company can be ordered to drill to end 14-year-old oil leakA federal regulatory board has ruled that a New Orleans company can be required to perform more underwater drilling and excavation work to end a 14-year-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico
The Associated Press1 hour ago
File - In this Nov. 18, 2018 file photo, volunteer members of an El Dorado County search and rescue team search the ruins of a home, looking for human remains, in Paradise, Calif., following a wildfire. Authorities have deployed a powerful tool to aid in their race to identify the remains of 77 bodies burned in the deadly wildfire that ripped through Northern California: Rapid DNA testing that produces results in just two hours. But the technology that can match DNA to bone fragments in as little as two hours is only as effective as the numbers of people who show up to give a sample, and so far there are not nearly enough volunteers. (AP Photo/Sudhin Thanawala, File)
Light rain falling in N California could hurt search effortLight rain falling in some areas of Northern California could aid crews fighting a deadly wildfire while raising the risk of flash floods and complicating efforts to recover the remains of those killed
The Associated Press1 hour ago
State says 'I Love NY' signs have been removed by deadlineNew York officials say hundreds of "I Love NY" tourism signs have been removed from the Thruway system and other state highways under an agreement with the federal government
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Police: Marine reservists attacked, robbed in PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia police say a group of men and women attacked several Marine Corps reservists near a conservative rally last weekend
The Associated Press1 hour ago
This image released by the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office, shows Paul Caneiro, who prosecutor charged Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018, with aggravated arson. He's accused of setting fire to his own home in Ocean Township, N.J. That fire took place early Tuesday morning before authorities responded to a deadly blaze at the Colts Neck mansion owned by Caneiro's brother Keith and Keith's wife, Jennifer.
Brother jailed over blaze possibly linked to mansion deathsAuthorities have arrested the brother of the man that records indicate owned the New Jersey mansion where authorities found two adults and two children dead after a fire
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Court ruling against prosecutors a win for indicted Texas AGA court has ruled against prosecutors trying to bring indicted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton to trial on charges of securities fraud, throwing the long running-criminal case into new doubt
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Police and fire officials investigate the scene of a fiery crash involving three vehicles on the Brooklyn Bridge, Wednesday morning, Nov. 21, 2018, in New York. Fire Department officials said six people were injured, and one person was killed.   (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Fiery Brooklyn Bridge crash kills 1, closes spanThe Fire Department of New York says three vehicles have caught on fire and one person has died following a crash on the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE- In this June 7, 2018 file photo Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission chair and Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri gestures as he speaks during a commission meeting in Sunrise, Fla. Guiltieri says he now believes trained, volunteer teachers should have access to guns so they can stop shooters who get past other safeguards. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
Sheriff supports armed teachers to stop school shootersThe sheriff leading the state commission investigating Florida's high school massacre says he now believes trained teachers should have access to guns to stop shooters
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE- In this Nov. 2007 file photo, Christmas trees stand in a field at the Pleasant Valley Tree Farm in Bennington, Vt. A tight supply of Christmas trees this season could force consumers to not get the exact tree type they want, but there are enough evergreens to go around. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)
It may be harder to find the perfect Christmas treeA tight supply of tannenbaums this holiday season means some shoppers will be paying more or searching longer for that perfect Christmas tree.
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Law enforcement officials gather Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018, in Colts Neck,N.J., to investigate the aftermath of fatal fire that killed two children and two adults. Authorities say two adults and two children were found dead the day before at the scene of a burning mansion near the New Jersey shore.  (AP Photo/Noah K. Murray)
The Latest: Brother jailed; possible link to mansion deathsAuthorities have arrested the brother of the man that records show owned the New Jersey mansion where two adults and two children were found dead after a fire
The Associated Press3 hours ago
File - In this Nov. 18, 2018 file photo, volunteer members of an El Dorado County search and rescue team search the ruins of a home, looking for human remains, in Paradise, Calif., following a wildfire. Authorities have deployed a powerful tool to aid in their race to identify the remains of 77 bodies burned in the deadly wildfire that ripped through Northern California: Rapid DNA testing that produces results in just two hours. But the technology that can match DNA to bone fragments in as little as two hours is only as effective as the numbers of people who show up to give a sample, and so far there are not nearly enough volunteers. (AP Photo/Sudhin Thanawala, File)
The Latest: Schwarzenegger serves breakfast to firefightersFormer California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has made a surprise visit to firefighters battling a deadly blaze in Northern California, helping serve them breakfast while providing encouragement
The Associated Press2 hours ago
After Man, Family Die in Mansion Fire, Brother ArrestedA convoluted story out of New Jersey, where police have charged Paul Caneiro with aggravated arson in connection with a fire at his own home—one that the Asbury Park Press reports occurred seven hours before a fatal fire at his brother's mansion. Around 5am Tuesday, firefighters responded to Paul...
Newser3 hours ago
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