Supreme Court Upholds PA Man’s Conviction over Facebook Post
The Court is leaving in place the conviction of a man who posted violent rap lyrics on Facebook aimed at his wife, an elementary school, and law enforcement.
Claims for US Jobless Aid Rise by 12,000 to 272,000
The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose last week as Florida continued to absorb the economic impact of Hurricane Irma.
Austin Pilot Sentenced to 3 Years for Drug Smuggling Flight
A pilot whose suspicious flight pattern alerted officials to shady activity had over 200 pounds of marijuana aboard his single-engine plane.
Republicans Revise Health Bill to Woo Holdouts
A revised version of their legislation dismantling the Obama health care law is aimed at winning over GOP senators whose opposition could well sink the bill.
Hurricane Harvey Recovery Czar John Sharp Faces Limits to ‘Future-Proofing’ Texas
The man tasked with overseeing Texas' Hurricane Harvey rebuilding efforts sees his job as "future-proofing" before the next disaster.
Texas Issues First Medical Marijuana License
Texas has issued its first medical marijuana license, and two more companies are expected to be awarded licenses soon.
About 560,000 Families Register for Housing Help
The Federal Emergency Management Agency says it has about 560,000 families registered for its housing assistance program.
Houston-Area Residents Allowed to Go Home Near Chemical Plant
Authorities said Monday it is now safe for residents of Crosby, Texas, to re-enter the 1.5-mile evacuation zone around the Arkema plant.
Anheuser-Busch Brewery Shipping Water Instead of Beer for Harvey Relief
Anheuser-Busch says it periodically stops beer production in order to can drinking water at a Georgia facility so it can be ready to go in times of need.
South Korea Says North Korea Fired Ballistic Missile
South Korea's military says North Korea fired a ballistic from its capital Pyongyang toward the sea between the Korean Peninsula and Japan.