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Writers say they deserve credit on Lizzo’s ‘Truth Hurts’

The songwriting brothers Justin and Jeremiah Raisen, who worked on "Healthy," claim say they deserve writing credit on "Truth Hurts" since the song borrows from "Healthy," a tune they co-wrote.

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Man sentenced to 15 years after powdered milk mistaken for cocaine

After a brief chase, the officer who caught him searched his backpack and found a coffee can with a clear baggie that contained "a large amount of white powder substance," according to an affidavit.

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Felicity Huffman starts two-week sentence in college admission scandal

The "Desperate Housewives" star pleaded guilty in May to fraud and conspiracy for paying an admissions consultant $15,000 to have a proctor correct her daughter’s SAT answers.

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‘One Day’ — ace writer spins gold from a random Sunday

The Washington Post’s Gene Weingarten picked a day out of a hat and used it to organize a book bristling with drama.

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Trump policy targeting immigrants who use safety net services blocked by federal court in Illinois

Illinois on Monday added its name to a list of four other states that have blocked Trump’s public charge rule that targets poor immigrants who receive public assistance.

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Fort Worth officer charged with murder after fatally shooting black woman

Aaron Dean, 34, was booked into jail on a murder charge Monday afternoon. The police chief said earlier in the day that he acted without justification and would have been fired if he didn’t quit.

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Fort Worth police officer resigns after shooting black woman inside her home

Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus said he expects a "substantial update" by tomorrow on whether criminal charges will be filed against the officer, who shot Atatiana Jefferson in her home Saturday morning.

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As many as 33 dead after Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall near Tokyo

The typhoon made landfall south of Tokyo on Saturday evening and battered central and northern Japan.

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1 dead, 3 missing after partly constructed Hard Rock Hotel collapses in New Orleans

The building, which had been under constructed, fell several stories onto the city street.

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Eliud Kipchoge is first to dip under 2 hours for marathon

The Olympic champion and world record holder from Kenya clocked 1 hour, 59 minutes and 40 seconds Saturday at the INEOS 1:59 Challenge, an event set up for the attempt.

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McAleenan, acting Homeland Security secretary, stepping down

President Donald Trump tweeted that McAleenan was leaving to spend more time with his family and go to the private sector.

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Boeing CEO loses chairman title

In a statement, the Chicago-based company said Dennis Muilenburg would remain as president and work to "return the 737 MAX safely to service."

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Jane Fonda among 16 arrested protesting climate change in Washington

On Thursday, the actress vowed to join Friday protests at the Capitol "inspired and emboldened by the incredible movement our youth have created."

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Missouri city planting small flags in piles of abandoned dog poop

The campaign started this week and the department noted on Facebook that leaving behind a pet’s mess in many cases violates a city ordinance.

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Squirrels stash more than 200 walnuts under couple’s SUV hood

The couple have gotten a quote on removing a black walnut tree from their property.

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Ethiopian PM wins Nobel Peace Prize for efforts to end Eritrea conflict

The Norwegian Nobel Institute on Friday also praised the "important reforms" that Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia’s leader since April 2018, has launched at home.

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Trump v. Jesus: Christians can’t follow both

"If you are followers of Jesus, you can’t ignore what Jesus said," said Rev. Jim Wallis, who was educated in Deerfield and returns to the area for appearances this weekend.

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President Donald Trump bashes Fox News on Twitter over impeachment poll

The president did not specify which poll numbers bothered him so much, but Fox News reported on Wedneday that a new survey shows that of registered voters, "a new high of 51 percent wants Trump impeached and removed from office."

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2 Florida businessmen tied to Rudy Guiliani arrested on campaign finance violations

Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman were arrested on a four count indictment that includes charges of conspiracy, making false statements to the Federal Election Commission and falsification of records.

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More fetal remains found in Will County abortion doctor’s car, authorities say

The Will County Sheriff’s Office found the remains in the trunk of one of eight cars that Dr. Ulrich Klopfer stored in a gated lot in Dolton, authorities said.

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Turkey begins offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria

The attack followed Trump’s abrupt decision Sunday to pull U.S. troops out of the area — a move condemned as abandoning the Syrian Kurdish fighters who have been crucial U.S. allies in the fight against the Islamic State.

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Defense Intelligence Agency official charged after leaking classified information to journalists

Henry Kyle Frese, who has a top secret government security clearance, is alleged to have accessed classified intelligence reports and provided top secret information to a reporter with whom he was having a relationship.

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Rihanna turned down Super Bowl performance in support of Colin Kaepernick

"Absolutely," Rihanna told Vogue. "I couldn’t dare do that. For what? Who gains from that? Not my people. I just couldn’t be a sellout. I couldn’t be an enabler."

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Baseball needs to put Shoeless Joe back in the game

Museum in Shoeless Joe Jackson’s native South Carolina dedicated to rescuing his reputation.

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Former ‘Today’ show host Matt Lauer accused of rape in new book

Read the open letter Lauer sent through his attorney in response.

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White House announces it will not cooperate with impeachment inquiry

In a letter to House leaders, Trump attorneys called the impeachment probe illegal, setting up a constitutional clash between President Donald Trump and Congress.

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Serial killer’s prodigious memory backs up lifetime of evil

Samuel Little’s case, featured on "60 Minutes" on Sunday, has offered a frightening look inside the mind of a killer and the wrongheaded assumptions on the part of law enforcement that enabled him to escape justice for so long.

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Oprah donates $13 million in scholarship aid to Morehouse

Winfrey announced her plan Monday at Morehouse College in Atlanta, adding to the $12 million she gave to the all-male college in 1989.

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Flash: Lindsey Graham shows sign of spine

Trump pulling troops out of Syria is bad for the Kurds and for the war on terror. But there is a bright side: mute GOP enablers finally objecting to a misstep.

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US envoy barred from impeachment hearing by State Department

Intelligence committee chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., said the barring of Gordon Sondland’s appearance was ‘additional strong evidence’ of obstruction of Congress, which could become an article of impeachment.

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NY prosecutors allowed to view Trump’s tax returns: judge

A district judge rejected President Trump’s broad claim of immunity from all criminal proceedings. His lawyers appealed the decision, barring prosecutors from viewing the tax returns for now.

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Second whistleblower spoke to IG about Trump-Ukraine scandal

Lawyer Mark Zaid told AP in a text message Sunday that the second whistleblower also works in intelligence.