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New details emerge about USS Fitzgerald collision

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:23:30 GMT

Five of the seven Navy sailors who died aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald when it collided with a cargo ship off the east coast of Japan may have been almost instantly "incapacitated" and died quickly, according to a preliminary Navy analysis, a defense official told CNN.(image)

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The seven sailors who died in USS Fitzgerald collision

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 07:15:56 GMT

The US Navy released the names of the seven missing sailors from the USS Fitzgerald who were found dead in flooded berthing compartments following the warship's collision with a merchant vessel. The Navy's 7th Fleet said searchers found the bodies Sunday morning, Japan time, after the guided-missile destroyer returned to its base in Japan.(image)

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Rehab, health scares for once-conjoined twins

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:55:58 GMT

Jadon and Anias, twin boys who were born joined at the head, have undergone extreme highs and lows in the six months since their surgery. "It has literally been the journey of sickness," says their mother, Nicole.(image)

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Cindy weakens to tropical depression

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:48:25 GMT

Cindy weakened to a tropical depression Thursday but still brought heavy rain, powerful winds and the threat of floods to the already soaked US Gulf Coast.(image)

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Girl to mom: 'I don't want you to get shooted'

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:47:31 GMT

The 4-year-old girl tried to calm her distraught mother, Diamond Reynolds, as both of them cried in the back of a police car.(image)

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Depp: When was last time an actor assassinated a President?

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:50:17 GMT

Even before Johnny Depp said it, the actor seemed to know that his comment would ignite controversy.(image)

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Shop serves coffee and opportunity for the disabled

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:33:02 GMT

Coffee shops are cool, but in Wilmington, North Carolina, Bitty & Beau's Coffee is known for its warmth.(image)

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Brendan Dassey of 'Making a Murderer' wins court ruling

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:36:17 GMT

A federal appeals court has upheld a ruling that overturned the murder conviction of Brendan Dassey, who was featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer."(image)

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Opinion: What's really behind Trump's 'poor person' comment

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:44:00 GMT

GOP's thinking that wealth equates with virtue is not new, Trump is just willing to say it. The problem is that in domestic policy, it favors the rich over the poor, says Paul Waldman.(image)

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Two deaths reported in California's scorching heat wave

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:54:16 GMT

The record-breaking heat roasting the West has killed at least two people.(image)

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Bill Cosby jury voted 10-2 to convict, juror tells ABC

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:07:27 GMT

Ten of the 12 jurors in Bill Cosby's assault trial voted to convict the comedian on two counts of aggravated indecent assault, but the case was declared a mistrial because two people on the panel continued to hold out, a juror told ABC News.(image)

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Ugly dogs compete for who looks ruffest

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:46:19 GMT

There are countless varieties of frightful floofs out there, and in a legendary battle to find the most unsightly oddball of all, one will rise above the rest to be crowned World's Ugliest Dog.(image)

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2,500 celebrate kid who would've 'set the world on fire'

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:26:12 GMT

After more than a year detained in North Korea, Otto Warmbier returned to the United States in a coma last week, only to die six days after his arrival.(image)

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Why Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:16:58 GMT

Nancy Pelosi is sending a defiant message to House Democrats who are grumbling about her leadership: Come at me.(image)

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Sanders: 'Democratic brand is pretty bad'

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:17:59 GMT

Sen. Bernie Sanders said Thursday he agreed with Democratic congressman Tim Ryan's claim that the Democratic brand is worse than President Donald Trump's in some parts of the country.(image)

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Zelizer The GOP's remarkable move to the right

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:20:28 GMT

A party that once had dozens of members voting to create Medicare and Medicaid is in the process of dismantling the health care safety net of Obamacare, writes Julian Zelizer(image)

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Who gets hurt and who gets helped by the Senate health care bill

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:09:07 GMT

Republicans are one step closer to fulfilling their years-long pledge to repeal and replace Obamacare.(image)

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