At least six people, including the gunman, are dead after a shooter opened fire at an industrial park in Aurora, Illinois, officials said on Friday, local time.
- by Carrie Antfinger
President Donald Trump plans to siphon billions of dollars from federal military construction and counter-drug efforts to fund his promised border wall.
- by Alan Fram
"Zero chance you could spin this as a win for Republicans," one Republican congressman said, adding that the bipartisan deal was "a total capitulation" and "a waste of three weeks".
- by Robert Costa and Rachael Bade
A year away from the first primaries, five senators have already declared they are running and more candidates are expected to nominate in coming weeks.
- by Matthew Knott
Netflix's Hollywood campus was evacuated over a report of a person with a deadly weapon on the roof of the company's building.
- by Alex Stedman
Russia is "very much concerned that some hotheads may be considering a military action against Venezuela", according to its ambassador to the UN.
The power-strapped country is exploring ambitious alternative energy sources that could greatly improve living standards and reduce reliance on oil imports.
- by Eric Talmadge
Amazon's plans to build a headquarters in New York was met with rising opposition from local politicians.
- by David Shepardson
In his first TV interview, Andrew McCabe also revealed that he launched the Russia investigation because he was disturbed by Donald Trump's comments.
- by Doina Chiacu
"For him to escape, he would have to have a warden in his pocket," one retired corrections officer said. "No one moves there without permission at all."
- by Deanna Paul