NEWS

Ferguson grand jury won't reconvene until Monday

The timing of a decision is still unclear.
     
 
 

U.Va. suspends fraternities amid rape investigation

The announced suspension is planned through Jan. 9.
     
 
 

Japan earthquake collapses homes, causes injuries

A strong earthquake has hit central Japan, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage, and no tsunami warning was issued.
     
 
 

5 things you need to know this weekend

The biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your weekend.
     
 
 

Florida deputy ambushed and killed, officials say

Deputies were responding to a house fire in Tallahassee when the shooting occurred.
     
 
 

Woman jailed in White House protest had purple pistol

In her jacket pocket was a loaded magazine.
     
 
 

Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan

The new authority allows U.S. troops to protect themselves and allies in Afghanistan.
     
 
 

Millennials embrace Friendsgiving celebrations

Friendsgiving says a lot about the generation taking ownership of it, experts say.
     
 
 

Four words that could deep-six Obamacare

The Supreme Court's second review of Obamacare hinges on four words -- and their context.
     
 
 

What we know today about Ferguson

The latest on what's happening in Missouri
     
 
 

Window washer survived 11-story fall by 'miracle'

The unidentified man is still in the hospital with life-threatening injuries
     
 
 

Check your county: Arrest rates by race

Blacks are far more likely to be arrested than people of other races, and in some places, dramatically so.
     
 
 

My #Snowvember: 'We are (finally) free!'

Your Take contributor Mary Best says she had never seen so much snow in her life.
     
 
 

Black Seadevil caught on camera at depths of 1,900 feet

Video shows tiny, fierce anglerfish with 'flashlight' on its head.