FBI director: I am committed to independence

In an interview with NBC News, FBI Director Christopher Wray refused to say whether or not he threatened to resign.

Documents: Major design change changed bridge…

Documents show construction of Miami area pedestrian bridge that collapsed and killed six people was behind schedule and millions over budget amid a key design change involving the placement of one of its support towers

The Latest: Governor says cellphone data helped…

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says the cellphone number of the Austin bombing suspect was of interest to law enforcement before he was captured on surveillance video at a FedEx store

Boy Scouts Shakes Head at Suit on Teen With Down…

The Boy Scouts of America is pushing back after a lawsuit filed on behalf of a 15-year-old Utah boy. The complaint filed by Logan Blythe's father, Chad Blythe, alleges the BSA nixed a project Logan needed to complete to become an Eagle Scout because the organization decided Logan couldn't fulfill...

Slovak president agrees to name government…

Slovakia's president agrees with some misgivings to appoint new government to amid political crisis triggered by the killings of a journalist and his fiancee

Arkansas judge tosses medical pot growing licensing process

An Arkansas judge has struck down the state's decision to issue its first licenses to grow medical marijuana, ruling that the process for awarding the permits and the rankings of applicants were unconstitutional

Why tech giants 'don't pay enough tax' in EU

The bloc's tax system was designed for companies with a physical presence, not digital businesses, says Pierre Moscovici, the EU's economics affairs commissioner,

Jeff Bezos is Now Richer Than the World's Second…

Jeff Bezos is Now Richer Than the World's Second Richest Person

New Study Reveals We Rely on Our Phones for…

A new study shows that people are relying on their phones for emotional support, even though they may do more harm than good. Tony Spitz has the details.

The Latest: GOP, Dems at odds over insurance…

Leading GOP lawmakers are accusing Democrats of blocking relief for consumers struggling with soaring health insurance premiums

Bidding up slightly in US offshore oil lease sale

Oil and gas companies bid on about 1 percent of the Gulf of Mexico waterbottom offered in what the Trump administration has been calling the biggest offshore lease sale in U.S. history.

Dropbox hikes IPO price range

Dropbox, the first big tech IPO of this year, raised its price range by $2. As Fred Katayama reports, that suggests the cloud storage firm will be valued at up to nearly $8 billion.

US stocks inch up as investors wait for Fed news…

US stock indexes are slightly higher as investors expect the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later in the day

UBS to pay $230M for risky mortgage-backed securities

The financial services firm UBS has agreed to pay $230 million to New York state in a legal settlement stemming from the 2008 financial crisis

GOP lawmaker on Putin: He's a criminal

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) told CNN's Manu Raju that he "wouldn't have a conversation with a criminal," in response to a question about President Trump's congratulatory call to Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Academic says he's being scapegoated in Facebook…

An academic who developed an app used by Cambridge Analytica to harvest data from millions of Facebook users says he's being scapegoated in the fallout from the affair.

Jordan Spieth tees it up with Lorena Ochoa

In a recent trip to Mexico City, three-time major winner Jordan Spieth plays a round with Lorena Ochoa and talks about his 2018 hopes.

The Latest: US markets rise ahead of Fed decision

The Latest: US financial markets rise ahead of Federal Reserve rate decision

Northeast braces for spring nor'easter's heavy…

The fourth nor'easter in three weeks is pushing its way up the East Coast on the first full day of spring with the potential for a foot or more of snow from West Virginia to New England

2nd high bond set in Stoneman Douglas-related case

A relatively high bond was imposed Wednesday in a case involving a student who brought a knife to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, one day after the same judge set a $500,000 bond for the brother of the shooting suspect for trespassing at the school.