Hurricane Harvey’s toxic impact deeper than public told

A toxic onslaught from the nation’s petrochemical hub was largely overshadowed by the record-shattering deluge of Hurricane Harvey as residents and first responders struggled...

School shooting victim ‘brain dead,’ life support ending

The student shot in Maryland is brain dead and the family is ending life support.

Weather Channel sold to independent studio, distributor

The Weather Channel is under new ownership.

Austin bombing suspect’s uncle says he was smart, kind

A 23-year-old suspected of planting deadly bombs that struck fear across Austin was described Wednesday by his uncle as a smart and kind “computer...

Police: Maryland school shooter apparently was lovesick teen

Tuesday’s school shooting in southern Maryland that left the shooter dead and two students wounded increasingly appears to be the action of a lovesick teenager.

Supreme Court questions crisis pregnancy center law

A skeptical Supreme Court took aim Tuesday at a California law that forces anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers to provide information about abortion.

Emails show FEMA silent amid chaos after Hurricane Maria

As hundreds of people stood in line for food and many went hungry during the days and weeks after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico.

Another blast rocks Austin, but unrelated to other bombings

Emergency teams rushed Tuesday night to another reported explosion in Austin — this one at a Goodwill store — but police and federal authorities...

Robots break new ground in construction industry

As a teenager working for his dad’s construction business, Noah Ready-Campbell dreamed that robots could take over the dirty, tedious parts of his job,...

Facebook data whistleblower: ‘fake news to the next level

A Trump-affiliated firm under scrutiny for inappropriately obtaining data on tens of millions of Facebook users created profiling algorithms that “took fake news to...