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Judge postpones sentencing of PG&E in case tied…

A judge says he is inclined to require Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to mention its criminal convictions in ads and have employees do community service as part of its sentence in a case stemming from a deadly natural gas explosion in California

Wife of artist colony leader apologizes about deadly blaze

The wife of the founder of a ramshackle Oakland artists' colony where dozens of people burned to death in a fire last month says she's sorry about what happened but is angry about what she called "pretty terrible" treatment by the media and ex-neighbors

Watters' World: Inauguration reaction edition

Jesse Watters asks the folks about President Trump's inaugural address on 'The O'Reilly Factor'

This Detroit Student Isn't Impressed With Betsy…

Detroit student Dana Wilson went to the potential education secretary's hearing. Now, she's speaking out.

Alaska strip club owner gets probation in waste dumping case

An Alaska man convicted of illegally dumping human waste into a harbor from a floating strip club he was operating has been spared serving any prison time

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Philadelphia bars employers from requesting…

Despite a threat from cable giant Comcast to take legal action, Philadelphia has banned employers from asking potential hires to provide their salary history

Southern California pounded by intense storm and…

The third and most powerful in a series of storms pounded Southern California on Sunday, dropping nearly 4 inches of rain south of Los Angeles, flooding freeways and raising concerns about damaging mudslides

Fatal plane crash at Tucson airport

Private plane down in Arizona

Minnesota governor collapses during speech

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was home after fainting during his state of the state address, his chief of staff said.

Tornadoes Just Killed More People In 48 Hours…

At least 20 people were killed over the weekend as tornadoes tore through the Southeast. In 2016, a total of 17 people were killed by twisters.

NJ Transit warns riders to be prepared for crawling commute

New Jersey Transit officials are warning riders to be prepared for a crowded, crawling Tuesday morning commute due to earlier weather-related damage

'The windows exploded': Storm death toll at 20 in…

Survivors of the weekend storms that killed at least 20 people in the South are giving harrowing accounts of how they made it out alive

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Powerful storm brings record rainfall to Southern…

Jonathan Hunt reports from Topanga Canyon

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'Our intention is never to lie to you'

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer clashed with a reporter during his first briefing on Monday.

More Than 200 Protesters Will Face Felony Charges…

More than 200 protesters arrested on Inauguration Day will face felony rioting charges, which comes with up to 10 years in prison.

Man accused of supporting Islamic State group gets 6 years

The Justice Department says a 34-year-old man who expressed a desire to attack the police or U.S. Military personnel out of allegiance to the Islamic State group has been sentenced to six years in prison for illegally possessing firearms

The Latest: 2 weekend tornadoes in South Carolina…

The National Weather Service has confirmed two tornadoes struck South Carolina over the weekend, injuring one woman as storms that moved across the South over the weekend killed at least 18

Bereaved parents visit California creek where…

A distraught mother clutches her head, and family members weep as they stare into the surging waters where an 18-year-old woman's car is believed to be trapped with her still inside of it

What is a dividend?

That's So Money: Don't know what a dividend is? You're not alone. Jennifer Schonberger has the answer

Dad's reunion with daughter after shooting

Emotions were high as friends and family waited for loved ones outside a San Antonio, Texas, mall after a shooting.

The Most Serious Charges Against Drug Lord 'El…

After his extradition to the US from Mexico, drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera pleaded not guilty to a 17-count indictment.

Appeals court to decide future of California carbon auctions

Businesses looking to invalidate California's fee for carbon pollution take their arguments to a state appeals court Tuesday in a case that could determine the future of one of California's signature efforts to combat climate change

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7 people buried in the wrong graves at veterans' cemetery

Seven people have been buried in the wrong graves at a Rhode Island veterans' cemetery because grave markers in one row were off by a burial plot

Gayborhood racism is long-standing, Philadelphia report says

A new city report says women, minorities and transgender people have felt unwelcome and unsafe in Philadelphia's gay neighborhood for decades

NASA releases video with never-before-seen images…

Detailed images taken by New Horizons spacecraft revealed in new NASA video, showing surface and potential landing on the dwarf planet Pluto