Storms have dumped up to 8 inches of rain on North Carolina's capital, prompting firefighters to rescue people from their vehicles and delaying school bus schedules
An Israeli official says Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has canceled a meeting with the visiting German foreign minister over the latter's plans to sit down with Israeli rights groups
Authorities say the main parachute being used by an experienced skydiver wasn't attached to him when his body was found in a western New York field
For 10 years, Jason Jones was a correspondent on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.” Now he joins TODAY to talk about “The Detour,” the comedy series in which he plays a dad who can’t do anything right, which he reveals has been renewed for a third season. He also discusses his wife (and “Detour” co-creator) Samantha Bee and their three children, and explains there are only two kids on the show “because three isn’t funny.”
The most important tech stories of the day include the fallout from the Unroll.me data sale, Amazon turning its attention to driverless cars and a possible iPhone 8 delay.
From The New York Times: A palm oil company known for turning orangutan habitat into plantation land has helped the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation purchase an island for this critically endangered species.By: By ERICA BERENSTEIN and JON EMONT. Watch the original video on Times Video: https://nyti.ms/2phhiNB
Renters care more about streaming their favorite shows and surfing social media than clean clothes, according to a new survey from Comcast. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.
A unanimous Supreme Court says that Indian tribes' immunity from lawsuits does not always extend to their employees in incidents that occur far from Indian reservations
The partner of a Cleveland officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir (tuh-MEER') Rice recalls pleading for a faster response from medics as the wounded boy's condition worsened
There are mixed fortunes for some of Europe's top companies as Q1 reporting season gets into full swing. But as David Pollard reports, three quarters of the top firms in the S&P 500 who have reported so far have beaten expectations.
Google has sprinkled some new ingredients into its search engine in an effort to prevent bogus information and offensive suggestions from souring its results
Volunteers step up to accompany people living in the US illegally to court hearings and meetings with immigration officials in New York, New Mexico, elsewhere