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Mom arrested, North Carolina pond searched: Tennessee toddler Evelyn Boswell still missing

Mom arrested, North Carolina pond searched: Tennessee toddler Evelyn Boswell still missing

An Amber Alert was issued for 15-month-old Evelyn Boswell on Feb. 19 after she was last seen in December. The FBI is helping in the Tennessee case.        ... Continue Reading
Coronavirus mixed messages: CDC vs. Trump; San Francisco declares emergency; 270 million face masks needed

Coronavirus mixed messages: CDC vs. Trump; San Francisco declares emergency; 270 million face masks needed

San Francisco Mayor London Breed issues a state of emergency aimed at preparing the California city for a coronavirus outbreak.        ... Continue Reading
'Flagrant indifference:' Gas company pleads guilty, will pay record $53M for deadly Massachusetts explosions

'Flagrant indifference:' Gas company pleads guilty, will pay record $53M for deadly Massachusetts explosions

Columbia Gas Company of Massachusetts will plead guilty to felony charges for not meeting safety standards that led to the catastrophic explosions.        ... Continue Reading
Coronavirus fears spook stocks: Here's how to keep a cool head and protect your 401(k)

Coronavirus fears spook stocks: Here's how to keep a cool head and protect your 401(k)

U.S. stocks plunged this week. Protect your 401(k) by taking these four steps.       ... Continue Reading
Schumer counters Trump, announces $8.5-billion proposal for emergency coronavirus funding

Schumer counters Trump, announces $8.5-billion proposal for emergency coronavirus funding

After President Trump's administration was criticized for requesting $2.5 billion to combat coronavirus, Schumer requested $8.5 billion.        ... Continue Reading
Joe Biden has big lead in South Carolina primary, per Clemson University's Palmetto Poll

Joe Biden has big lead in South Carolina primary, per Clemson University's Palmetto Poll

Clemson University's Palmetto Poll shows former Vice President Joe Biden with a big lead and Tom Steyer in second place.        ... Continue Reading
America has a 'gruesome' history of lynching, but it's not a federal crime. The House just voted to change that.

America has a 'gruesome' history of lynching, but it's not a federal crime. The House just voted to change that.

The House approved a bipartisan bill that would make lynching a federal crime, a move supporters say is long overdue.        ... Continue Reading
Maybe our social media obsession is a bigger problem than Russian election interference

Maybe our social media obsession is a bigger problem than Russian election interference

Moscow is up to something, seeking to create chaos and discredit democracy. However, it isn't clear how Russia would gain from a Trump 2nd term.        ... Continue Reading
Grandfather of 1-year-old who fell to her death from Royal Caribbean cruise ship to plead guilty

Grandfather of 1-year-old who fell to her death from Royal Caribbean cruise ship to plead guilty

Salvatore 'Sam' Anello will plead guilty to negligent homicide in the July 2019 death of his 18-month-old granddaughter, Chloe Wiegand.        ... Continue Reading
'Brilliant and politically savvy:' The roles of African American women in the fight to vote 100 years ago

'Brilliant and politically savvy:' The roles of African American women in the fight to vote 100 years ago

African American women's fight to vote — once smothered and nearly erased from the history books — has reemerged in 19th amendment centennial celebration.        ... Continue Reading

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