National/World

Last Member Of The Charleston Nine Laid To Rest

People packed a funeral service Thursday in Columbia for the last of the nine victims of the Charleston shooting.

US Employers Add 223K Jobs

U.S. employers added a solid 223,000 jobs in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent, a seven-year low. But wages failed to budge, and other barometers of the job market paint a mixed picture. Read More »

Police: No Evidence Of Shooting At Washington Navy Yard

Investigators found no evidence of a shooting after the Washington Navy Yard went on lockdown Thursday because someone reported shots fired in the same building where a gunman killed 12 workers in a rampage two years ago. Read More »

Navy Yard In Washington, DC On Lockdown After Reports Of Shots Fired

Park police and SWAT units are responding to reports of a possible shooting situation at a Washington Navy Yard campus. Read More »

DOJ Tries To Stop Electrolux/GE Deal

Electrolux says it will fight the federal government's attempt to stop it from buying General Electric's appliance business.

TV Land Pulls 'Dukes Of Hazzard' During Confederate Flag Debate

Episodes of the 1980's television series "The Dukes Of Hazzard" will no longer run on TV Land. Read More »

Macy's Dumps Donald Trump

Macy's is pulling Donald Trump brand merchandise from its stores after the Republican presidential candidate's recent controversial remarks created a public uproar. Read More »

Harvard Athlete Among 1st Openly Transgender NCAA Swimmers

A star recruit for Harvard's women's swimming team is joining the men's team and will be one of the first openly transgender swimmers in the NCAA. Read More »

Official: Prison Chief, 11 Others Put On Leave After New York Escape

The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been placed on leave along with his security chief and 10 other staff members amid a widening internal investigation into how the inmates pulled off the daring escape, a state official said Tuesday. Read More »

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Launches Campaign For President

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has launched a 2016 campaign for president. Read More »

Jeb Bush: Confederate Flag A Racist Symbol

Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush is weighed in on the Confederate flag debate when he visited a pharmaceutical company in West Columbia Monday.

Supreme Court Upholds Use Of Drug Implicated In Botched Executions

The Supreme Court upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal injection executions Monday, as two dissenting justices said for the first time that they think it's "highly likely" that the death penalty itself is unconstitutional. Read More »

Escapee David Sweat Shot, In Custody

Escaped murderer David Sweat has been shot and is in custody, law enforcement sources told CNN on Sunday. Read More »

Boy Scout Dies in Flash Flood while Camping in New Mexico

New Mexico State Police say a Boy Scout on a camping trip with his troop has died after he and three other teens were swept away in a flash flood. Read More »

SpaceX Launch Ends In Failure, Rocket Erupts

An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies and the first-of-its-kind docking port to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff. It was a severe blow to NASA, still reeling from previous failed shipments. Read More »

1 wounded in shooting at San Francisco gay pride event

Police say a bystander was shot at a gay pride event in San Francisco's Civic Center when an argument between several men turned violent, but the argument was not tied to the event. Read More »

Investigators at Alaska Site of Plane Crash that Killed 9

A team of aviation investigators is now working in a remote, mountainous site in southeast Alaska to determine what caused the crash of a sightseeing plane that killed eight cruise ship passengers and the aircraft's pilot. Read More »

Thousands Gather To Remember Rev. Clementa Pinckney

President Obama leads a crowd of mourners singing Amazing Grace during the funeral for the Reverend Clementa Pinckney.

Supporters, Opponents React To Supreme Court's Gay Marriage Decision

Some Charlotte residents are calling the Supreme Court's decision to make same sex marriages legal nationwide a victory. Opponents say the justices don't care what states and voters say about the issue.

Local Religious Leaders Weigh In On SUPCO Gay Marriage Decision

The Supreme Court's decision has unleashed an outpouring of support across the country, including members of faith here in Charlotte who applaud the decision. But not everyone's pleased.

SUPCO Issues Majority, Dissenting Opinions On Gay Marriage Decision

Five of the Supreme Court Justices voted in favor of marriage equality, while four voted against. Read More »

Source: New York Escapee Richard Matt Shot And Killed; Sweat Being Pursued

Richard Matt, one of two escaped murderers from an upstate New York prison, has been shot and killed and officers involved in a nearly three-week manhunt are pursuing fugitive David Sweat. Read More »

Supreme Court Extends Same-Sex Marriage Nationwide

The Supreme Court has declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. Read More »

Crowds Pay Their Respects To Rev. Clementa Pinckney

Thursday night, mourners packed Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston to say goodbye to Reverend Clementa Pinckney.

Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare

Republicans say the battle to repeal Obamacare is not over. The Supreme Court upheld the law Thursday. Read More »

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