National

(Phoenix, AZ) -- Disneyland is being linked to the measles outbreak that is now hitting Arizona. Up to a thousand people in three Arizona counties may have been exposed to the measles. California officials say most of their 59 confirmed cases can be linked to Disneyland around...
(Kuala Lumpur) -- The disappearance of a Malaysian airliner over the Indian Ocean last March is officially being called an accident. The director of Malaysia's Department of Civil Aviation has declared the loss of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 an accident. All 239 passengers and...
(St. Louis, MO) -- A pushing and shouting match is over in St. Louis after the scuffle broke out last night at a meeting with police meant to create trust with the public. During the meeting about establishing a civilian board to oversee police, the business manager of the...
(Scottsdale, AZ) -- The Waste Management Phoenix Open is getting under way today with first-round play. The TPC Scottsdale has long been noted for its huge crowds and frat-party atmosphere. This year's event sees the return of former world number-one Tiger Woods, who hasn't...
(Washington, DC) -- Senator John McCain is not happy. When several protesters interrupted the start of a hearing on national security threats, the Arizona Republican threatened to have them arrested. The protesters focused their attention on former Secretary of State Henry...
(Undated) -- Jordan has only a few hours to respond to deadline to save the life of a pilot. An audio message supposedly from Japanese hostage Kenji Goto says an Iraqi prisoner must be released at the Turkish border by sunset today or ISIS militants will kill the Jordanian pilot...
(Washington, DC) -- Attorney General-nominee Loretta Lynch is promising to lead the Justice Department with integrity and independence. In the opening of her Senate confirmation hearing Wednesday, Lynch said counterterrorism will continue to be the top priority of the department...
(Paris) -- Scientists tracking the Ebola epidemic in west Africa say the virus has mutated. A French research team that's been studying the Ebola outbreak in Guinea is investigating whether the mutated virus is more contagious. Scientists are analyzing hundreds of blood samples...
(Washington, DC) -- First-time requests for unemployment benefits are down dramatically. The Labor Department received 265-thousand initial claims last week, down from 307-thousand reported the previous week. That's well-below the 300-thousand most analysts had predicted and the...