California's Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has agreed to pay $65 million to settle claims it falsified records and misrepresented how quickly it responded to excavators’ requests to locate and mark gas pipelines. The penalty…

Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks during a gun-control forum in Las Vegas in October. (John Locher/AP) Joe Biden on Saturday sought to take a more aggressive tone in combating President…

(Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) It is not for the Speaker and her adjutants to decree that there is an inquiry. ‘The House of Representatives . . . shall have the sole Power of Impeachment.” It’s right there in black-and-white:…

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the State Department intends to follow the law in the House impeachment investigation and vigorously defended President Donald Trump, dismissing questions about the president’s attempts to…

Ten years before Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards was born, his grandfather, Frank Millard Edwards, Sr., voted in the Louisiana State Senate to enact several state laws that defied the Supreme Court’s 1954 Brown v. Board…

White House adviser Ivanka TrumpIvana (Ivanka) Marie Trump Ivanka Trump on impeachment: 'Everything's a question of priorities' Google committing to White House job training initiative To win the federal paid family leave debate, allow states…

North Korea claims that its negotiations with the United States over its nuclear weapons program broke down on Saturday, although the U.S. sees it differently. This latest turn of events comes after North Korea announced…

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Authorities responded en masse after electrical vault explosions  shook the Old World Oktoberfest celebration in Huntington Beach on Saturday night. A series of explosions rocked an Oktoberfest gathering…

How do you top Justin Verlander's vintage postseason start in Game 1 of the American League Division Series?  Start Gerrit Cole in Game 2. The Astros right-hander delivered a historic 15-strikeout outing in Houston's 3-1 victory in…

4 dead, 5 others injured in shooting at Kansas City bar Four people were killed and five others injured in a shooting early Sunday at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, police said. Post to…

The UFC has a new undisputed champion. And maybe a new superstar on its hands, too. Israel Adesanya knocked out Robert Whittaker with a right hook-left hook combination at 3 minutes, 33 seconds of the…

A key witness in the murder trial of Dallas police officer Amber Guyger was shot and killed at an apartment complex late Friday, according to an attorney representing the family of the man Guyger shot. "Joshua Brown, the…