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US unveils federal law enforcement profiling ban

Updated: 12/08/2014 - The Obama administration is issuing guidelines that ban federal law enforcement from profiling on the basis of religion, national origin and other characteristics.

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Hagupit batters Philippines; At least 21 dead

Posted: 12/08/2014 - The deadly storm that battered the Philippines for days weakened Monday as it rumbled from one island to another, moving closer to the densely populated capital city.

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Survivors gather to remember Pearl Harbor attack

Posted: 12/07/2014 - Veterans who survived the Pearl Harbor attack are gathering for the 73rd anniversary of the Japanese bombing that launched the United States into World War II.

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Buckeyes' Bennett to wear Karageorge's number

Posted: 12/06/2014 - Ohio State's starting defensive tackle Michael Bennett has changed his number for Saturday night's Big Ten championship game to honor teammate Kosta Karageorge, who was found dead Sunday.

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McConnell: Senate GOP wants to rein in EPA

Updated: 12/06/2014 - Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the new Republican-run Senate will try to rein in the Environmental Protection Agency by targeting its budget.

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More US troops that planned to stay Afghanistan

Posted: 12/06/2014 - U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says the United States will keep as many as 1,000 more troops in Afghanistan than planned for the first part of 2015.

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Body found at West Texas home was missing mom

Posted: 12/04/2014 - The woman's daughter is in prison for stealing her late father's federal benefits. His body was found in a storage unit in Lexington last January.

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Eric Holder: Cleveland Police engaged in pattern of excessive force

Updated: 12/04/2014 - Attorney General Eric Holder announced Thursday that "there is reasonable cause to believe that the Cleveland Division of Police engages in a pattern and practice of using excessive force," after Justice Department investigators examined nearly 600 cases of use of force that occurred between 2010 and 2013.

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Kentucky war hero responds to ISIS threats

Updated: 12/04/2014 - A marine veteran from Kentucky who received the Medal of Honor is getting national attention for his response to the government's warning about threats from ISIS.

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Obama, McConnell to size up chances of cooperation

Posted: 12/03/2014 - President Barack Obama and Sen. Mitch McConnell are having a get-together at the White House to size up prospects for cooperation between Democrats and Republicans, who have shown little zest for deal-making since Obama took office over six years ago.

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Automakers to jointly probe Takata air bags

Updated: 12/03/2014 - At least seven automakers are teaming up to find the cause of a problem with air bags used in their vehicles and how many cars to recall because of it.

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