National Headline News

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Southern California medical examiner ruled the death of a Navy SEAL trainee a homicide, saying his instructor repeatedly dunked him during a pool exercise while the 21-year-old was struggling, according to an autopsy report released Wednesday. The homicide...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Already a leap year, 2016 will drag on a bit longer. International timekeepers are adding a leap second at year's end. Because Earth is slowing down a tad, occasionally timekeepers insert another second or two to match Earth's rotation and the precise atomic...
CHICAGO (AP) — The city of Chicago and Pfizer announced an agreement Wednesday committing the drugmaker to disclosing the serious risks of addiction in its marketing of prescription opioid painkillers. Chicago is suing five pharmaceutical companies, alleging they have...
NEW YORK (AP) — The lenders who advance poor people money on their paychecks charge exorbitant interest rates that often snare the most vulnerable customers in a cycle of debt, the industry's critics have long said. Yet even consumer advocates who loathe the industry admit it...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says he raised $51 million for his campaign and allied Republicans in recent weeks — a dramatic uptick from his May numbers but less than likely Democratic presidential opponent Hillary Clinton's June haul. Trump previewed his latest fundraising...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Bob Corker has withdrawn his name as a possible running mate for Donald Trump, his spokesman confirms. Spokesman Micah Johnson confirmed the comments that the Tennessee senator made in an interview with The Washington Post published Wednesday in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump says he raised $51 million for his campaign and allied Republicans in the month of June. That's a dramatic uptick from his May numbers but sharply less than likely presidential opponent Hillary Clinton's June haul. Clinton raised almost $70 million...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders faced intense pressure from House Democrats on Wednesday to endorse Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, as rank-and-file lawmakers confronted him behind closed doors with shouts of "Timeline! Timeline!" and even scattered boos. Sanders,...
AVON, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor is reviewing whether to pursue charges against an Ohio hotel clerk who raised suspicions that an Emirati businessman dressed in traditional clothing could have links to terrorism. Businessman Ahmed al-Menhali (AH'-med ahl-men-HAHL'-ee) was detained...