A sheriff says the developers of a $3.8 billion, four-state oil pipeline have agreed to halt construction of the project in North Dakota until a federal court hearing next week in Washington, D.C.
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The chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe says he has contacted the White House and met with North Dakota’s senators in an effort to halt construction of a $3.8 billion, four-state oil pipeline.
A Brazilian judge on Wednesday ordered U.S. Olympic swimmers Ryan Lochte and Jimmy Feigen to remain in the country as authorities investigated their report of being robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro early Sunday.
Men’s volleyball and women’s hammer throw are just a few of the events set for Monday. Starting at 7 p.m., coverage will feature pole vault, 800-meter run and gymnastics.
Actress Shailene Woodley has joined a group of protesters in North Dakota demonstrating against the $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline.
A federal court in Wisconsin has overturned the conviction of a man found guilty of helping his uncle kill Teresa Halbach in a case profiled in the Netflix documentary “Making a Murderer.”
Track and field and beach volleyball are just a few of the events set for Friday. Starting at 7 p.m., coverage will feature swimming and gymnastics.
A man is trying to scale the all-glass face of Trump Tower in New York City using suction cups.
Olympic leaders have approved the addition of five sports to the program of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, including the return of baseball-softball and the introduction of youth-oriented events such as skateboarding and surfing.
Authorities say a Washington, D.C.-area transit police officer has been charged in an FBI sting with attempting to support the Islamic State group.
Two more Democratic Party officials have resigned in the wake of an embarrassing email hack.
Texas’ new law allowing concealed handguns in college classrooms and buildings has barely started and already faces a federal legal challenge seeking to block it before students return for the fall semester.
Just days ahead of the Olympic Games, the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever.
The man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will continue to live under a number of restrictions when he leaves a Washington mental hospital next month.
Prosecutors have dropped the remaining charges against Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing an end to the case without a conviction.
The U.S. Marshals Service has added a South Dakota man to its list of 15 Most Wanted fugitives.
The Powerball jackpot has soared to $422 million thanks to nearly three months without a winner of the big prize.
A Munich police spokeswoman says there are “several dead and wounded” in a shooting at a mall in the Bavarian capital, and police are still hunting down the suspect or suspects.
Kansas City, Kansas Police Officer Dies After Shooting
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A surgeon in the Kansas City, Kansas, area says that the officer who was shot multiple times by suspects in an earlier shooting has died.
A Turkish news agency has published a statement from the military saying the armed forces have “fully seized control” of the country.