Mostly Cloudy
48FMostly CloudyFull Forecast

Nation and World

  • Pope decries tensions over immigrants in Europe

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis said sharp tensions in European cities over immigrants could get worse unless authorities, citizens and the newcomers sit ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • CDC: 172 people on cruise fell ill with norovirus

    LOS ANGELES – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 172 people on a cruise ship arriving in California on Sunday have fallen ill with th ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Nigerian army says it has regained town of Chibok

    MAIDUGURI, Nigeria – The Nigerian army has regained control of Chibok, the northeastern town where more than 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped by Islamic ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:40 pm
  • States working to fix hobbled Affordable Care Act websites

    BOSTON – The state that served as a template for President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act had so much trouble coordinating with the federal govern ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Obscure Nebraska panel may hold sway over Keystone XL pipeline

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Congress is suddenly scrambling to vote on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, but the fate of the oft-delayed $5.4 billion project could st ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Tense turns in freeing U.S. captives in North Korea

    WASHINGTON – When U.S. spy chief James Clapper flew to North Korea on a mission to bring home two U.S. captives, he ran into a potential hitch. North ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Islamic State beheads U.S. aid worker Peter Kassig

    BEIRUT – The Islamic State group released a video Sunday of a masked militant standing over a severed head it claimed was Peter Kassig, a former U.S. ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Justice Department prosecutors troubled by extent of military fraud

    WASHINGTON – Fabian Barrera found a way to make fast cash in the Texas National Guard, earning roughly $181,000 for claiming to have steered 119 poten ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:29 pm
  • Top U.S. general in Iraq to assess anti-IS campaign

    BAGHDAD – America’s top military leader arrived in Iraq on Saturday on a previously unannounced visit, his first since a U.S.-led coalition began laun ...
    Nov. 15, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • President Obama's anticipated immigration order has precedent

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama’s anticipated order that would shield millions of immigrants now living illegally in the U.S. from deportation is ...
    Nov. 15, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Bill Cosby's guest spot with David Letterman canceled

    NEW YORK – Bill Cosby’s upcoming appearance on CBS’ “Late Show with David Letterman” has been canceled amid a growing uproar over allegations that he ...
    Nov. 15, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • Turkey production down, wholesale prices up

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Turkey production is at its lowest level in nearly three decades and wholesale prices are at an all-time high, but Thanksgiving coo ...
    Nov. 15, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • GOP senators eyeing 2016 presidency bid face test in new majority

    WASHINGTON – Now that their party has seized the Senate and faces the pressure of governing, an ambitious group of first-term Republicans may try to u ...
    Nov. 15, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • U.S. cities brace for protests off Ferguson decision

    BOSTON – From Boston to Los Angeles, police departments are bracing for large demonstrations when a grand jury decides whether to indict a white polic ...
    Nov. 15, 2014 - 10:22 pm
  • Surgeon with Ebola arrives in U.S. for treatment

    OMAHA, Neb. – A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone arrived Saturday in Nebraska for treatment at a biocontainment unit where t ...
    Nov. 15, 2014 - 10:21 pm
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all NWH instances for analytics purposes.

    [SPONSORED] Dr. Thomas Hinkamp talks about staying ahead of heart disease

    More videos

    Reader Poll

    What percentage of your holiday shopping will you do at locally owned stores?
    Less than 10 percent
    10 to 20 percent
    21 to 40 percent
    41 to 60 percent
    More than 60 percent