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'Start Here': Julian Assange arrested, and it's literally election season in India

April 12, 2019 - 4:58am
It's Friday, April 12, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

Accused test taker in college scandal set to plead guilty

April 12, 2019 - 4:47am
Mark Riddell is due to enter guilty pleas Friday afternoon.

Woman survives stab to the head, leads police to suspect

April 12, 2019 - 4:30am
The woman identified her daughter's boyfriend as the man who stabbed her.

Georgetown students vote overwhelming in favor of $27 fee for slavery reparations

April 12, 2019 - 12:31am
The school still needs to approve the referendum before it could take effect.

Trump administration discussed plan to release immigrants in sanctuary cities

April 11, 2019 - 11:17pm
The program is no longer being considered, a source said.

Father, son charged for allegedly selling diseased body parts

April 11, 2019 - 6:35pm
Authorities claim the duo knowingly sold infected human body parts.

Israeli spacecraft crashes in attempt to reach moon

April 11, 2019 - 5:08pm
An Israeli spacecraft crashed into the moon Thursday just moments before touchdown, failing in an ambitious attempt to make history as the first privately funded lunar mission

Senate confirms ex-lobbyist David Bernhardt to lead Interior

April 11, 2019 - 4:50pm
The Senate has confirmed acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt to lead the department on a permanent basis, despite complaints by Democrats that the former oil and gas lobbyist used his federal position to benefit former industry clients

Pentagon's transgender policy to take effect, years after Trump tweeted about the ban

April 11, 2019 - 4:41pm
The Pentagon's new transgender policy for military service takes effect, nearly two years after President Trump tweeted that he wanted to ban transgender individuals.

Michigan State student alleges basketball player gang rape and the school's reaction

April 11, 2019 - 3:29pm
The allegations are the latest accusations of alleged mishandling of a sexual assault by officials at Michigan State University after the Larry Nassar scandal.

Trump claims to 'know nothing' about WikiLeaks despite past praise

April 11, 2019 - 1:56pm
The president during the 2016 election offered effusive praise for Wikileaks' efforts to undermine Hillary Clinton's campaign.

Democrats slam Barr as Trump calls AG's 'spying' claim 'very accurate'

April 11, 2019 - 1:52pm
Democrats say Barr's assertion hurts his credibility on the Mueller report.

Former Obama administration White House counsel Greg Craig indicted

April 11, 2019 - 1:51pm
Former Obama administration White House counsel Greg Craig indicted on Thursday.

Assange's bad hygiene, 'aggressive' behavior reportedly alienated embassy staff

April 11, 2019 - 1:20pm
Julian Assange's life in the Ecuador Embassy was marked by "discourteous" behavior and bad hygiene reports.

Wanted woman's Facebook taunts help police track her down

April 11, 2019 - 1:07pm
A wanted Pennsylvania woman who taunted a sheriff's department online by asking if they "do pick up or delivery" has gotten a response: They do both, and she's in custody

Powerball winner, 90, sues son, says money invested poorly

April 11, 2019 - 12:54pm
A 90-year-old Florida woman who took home $278 million from a winning Powerball ticket six years ago has sued her son and his financial advisers, claiming the money was put into poor investments while she was being charged $2 million in fees

Toddler survives 60-foot fall from apartment, lands on car

April 11, 2019 - 11:28am
Authorities say a 20-month-old boy survived a six-story fall from suburban Seattle apartment window after the toddler landed on the roof of a parked car that cushioned the impact of the plunge

Search on for who left cremated remains at Alaska airport

April 11, 2019 - 11:27am
Police are trying to reunite cremated remains with the traveler who left them behind at Alaska's largest airport

New ancient human species discovered in the Philippines

April 11, 2019 - 11:23am
A new ancient human species, Homo luzonensis, was discovered in the Philippines.

Children confirm deaths of Minnesota businessman, wife

April 11, 2019 - 10:43am
The children of a one-time minority owner of the Minnesota Vikings and his wife have asked for privacy while they grieve their parents' deaths