NYC agency investigating more than a dozen Kushner buildings
New York City's buildings regulator has launched investigations at more than a dozen Kushner Cos. residential properties three days after The Associated Press reported that the real estate developer had filed false paperwork in buildings across the city.
Hawaii lawmaker is latest to resign after misconduct probe
A former speaker of the Hawaii House of Representatives will resign by next week to resolve sexual harassment allegations brought by several women, the latest case of an elected official being forced from office over misconduct in recent months.
Team backed by Microsoft co-founder Allen finds WWII wreck
The recent discovery of the USS Juneau in the depths of the South Pacific has provided some closure to people with connections to the ship, which was blown apart during World War II, killing hundreds of men, including five brothers from Iowa.
Missouri inmate gets 2nd stay of execution from high court
A Missouri death row inmate whose life was spared by a last-minute stay of execution four years ago is asking the US Supreme Court for another reprieve, claiming the process of killing him could cause blood-filled tumors to burst inside his head.