Judge to sentence former head of Chicago Public…

A federal judge in Chicago is set to sentence the former head of the nation's third-largest school district for steering $23 million in city contracts to education firms for $2.3 million in bribes and kickbacks

3 Arkansas execution drugs used for surgery…

Arkansas has carried out a series of executions before one of its lethal injection drugs expires at the end of April

Arkansas inmate convulses during deadline-beating…

The last of four Arkansas executions before a key lethal injection drug expires has prompted calls for an investigation after the inmate lurched and convulsed while strapped to the gurney

German airlines to scrap requirement for 2 people in cockpit

Germany's aviation association says the country's airlines have decided to scrap rules requiring two people in the cockpit at the same time

Smoke clouding communities near burning Okefenokee refuge

Winds push smoke from burning wildlife refuge into communities near Georgia-Florida state line

Third Point urges Honeywell spinoff

Dan Loeb's Third Point has taken a stake in industrial giant Honeywell, reports CNBC's David Faber.

Who will be the most incredible Trump?

Ten Donald Trump impersonators have competed in Los Angeles to win a comedy club contract.

Check Your Piggy Bank! Rare Pennies Could Be…

Rare pennies from the year 1943 are going for up to $85,000 at auction according to a report from Fox News. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

Trump won't get House OK of health bill before…

The government probably won't shut down for at least another week, but President Donald Trump seems likely serve his 100th day in office without signing a health care bill or new budget.

US economic growth weakened to 0.7 percent in…

US economy grew just 0.7 percent in Q1, weakest showing in 3 years

Full honors for Filipino-American WWII vet who…

A military funeral will be held Saturday for a New York woman who joined the U.S. Coast Guard after surviving months of torture by the Japanese for helping Filipino guerrillas during World War II

Apple cuts off payments, Qualcomm slashes…

Qualcomm is slashing its profit expectations after saying that Apple is now refusing to pay royalties on technology used in the iPhone

No motive in Delaware trooper's fatal shooting…

Police have not released the motive behind the fatal shooting of a Delaware state trooper that led to an all-night standoff which ended in the suspect's death

Street gang MS-13 grips Long Island suburbs in…

The MS-13 gang has been blamed for the deaths of 11 young people in suburbs on New York's Long Island since the school year began

Second man charged in fatal shooting of judge in…

Second man charged in the shooting death of Illinois judge outside his Chicago home

UK economy slows as Brexit weighs on consumers

Britain's Office of National Statistics says the economy slowed down in the first quarter as the impact of Britain's exit from the European Union began to take hold

Car hits 3 Florida students after they got off school bus

Sheriff's officials arrest a 48-year-ol driver accused of fleeting after hitting three children after they got off a school bus in central Florida

GM CFO: Q1 sales strong in North America

CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with General Motors CFO Chuck Stevens about the automaker's earnings beat and where they see growth in the industry.

Gold Darth Vader mask up for sale

The solid gold head has been valued at $1.4m (£1.1m).

‘10 Concerts I’ve Been To’ Takes Over Facebook…

Forget political rants and cute baby animal videos. There is a new phenomenon taking over everyone’s Facebook Feeds. Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.

Trump seeks to expand drilling in Arctic…

President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order that could lead to the expansion of drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans

Chicago O'Hare security chief fired weeks after United flub

The head of security at Chicago's airports has been fired, just weeks after a passenger was dragged from a United Airlines plane by security officers at O'Hare International Airport

Hannity defends Fox News co-president Shine amid…

Sean Hannity is defending Fox News Channel co-president Bill Shine following a report that members of the controlling Murdoch family refused to release a statement of support for the executive

Myrtle Beach considers how to deal with beachfront crime

The city at the heart of South Carolina's $20 billion tourism industry is trying to figure out how to deal with crime along the beachfront