Authorities said a fire at a northwestern Wisconsin refinery that poured thick clouds of black smoke into the air, forcing the evacuation of most of the city of Superior, was extinguished and people were being allowed back in their homes.
Kansas has some financial breathing room less than a year after legislators reversed past income tax cuts to deal with persistent budget woes and now some Republicans want to go back to slashing taxes.
Although there are still redactions, the JFK documents released by the National Archives appear to contain noteworthy revelations — including about the FBI agent who destroyed a note Oswald dropped off at the FBI before the assassination.
Sacramento CA investigators tracked down East Area Rapist (a.k.a. Golden State Killer) suspect Joseph James DeAngelo using genealogical websites that contained DNA information from a relative, the District Attorney's Office said.
The Centers for Disease Control's Wednesday update on the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak says the sick count has added 18 people since Friday, for a total of 53 in 16 states. And there's a high hospitalization rate.