After years of slashing budgets amid a downturn in the state's economy, Oklahoma's public schools and other agencies will receive boosts in spending under the largest-ever state funding bill that is making its way toward the governor's desk.
Officials in Idaho now say a total of four barrels containing radioactive sludge at an eastern Idaho nuclear site were found to have ruptured after initially saying earlier this month that one barrel was leaking.
New York's governor has issued a cease and desist letter to federal immigration officials following allegations that armed officers raided an upstate dairy without producing a warrant and handcuffed the farm's owner.
An arrest warrant indicates that the man accused of shooting two Dallas police officers, killing one, was detained at a Home Depot store because he was acting suspiciously and may have tried to steal from the store.
The San Francisco Conservatory of Music plans to start construction this summer of a 12-floor building containing two concert halls after a $46.4 million gift from the William K. Bowes, Jr. Foundation.
The Centers for Disease Control's Wednesday update on the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak says the sick count has added 18 people since Friday, for a total of 53 in 16 states. And there's a high hospitalization rate.