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  • Jon Stewart comes to aid of goats found on subway tracks

    Jon Stewart comes to aid of goats found on subway tracks

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-08-21 10:38:45 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:23:40 GMT
    Jon Stewart has made a home for two goats found roaming along the subway tracks in New York City.More >>
    Jon Stewart has made a home for two goats found roaming along the subway tracks in New York City.More >>
  • Los Angeles authorities looking into Asia Argento allegation

    Los Angeles authorities looking into Asia Argento allegation

    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:37 PM EDT2018-08-20 02:37:31 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:23:36 GMT
    The New York Times reports that Italian actress Asia Argento _ one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement _ recently settled a lawsuit filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she...More >>
    The New York Times reports that Italian actress Asia Argento _ one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement _ recently settled a lawsuit filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him.More >>
  • Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Microsoft uncovers more Russian hacking ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:25:32 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:22:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...(AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File). FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2017, file photo, a man is silhouetted as he walks in front of Microsoft logo at an event in New Delhi, India. Microsoft says it’s uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political grou...
    Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections.More >>
    Microsoft says it's uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm elections.More >>
  • Police find body believed to be Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts

    Police find body believed to be Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:34 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:34:07 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:21:48 GMT
    Investigators believe they have found the body of Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student who has been missing for more than a month.More >>
    Investigators believe they have found the body of Mollie Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student who has been missing for more than a month.More >>
  • Woman uses Tinder to prank dozens of men into dating contest

    Woman uses Tinder to prank dozens of men into dating contest

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:08:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:21:34 GMT
    A woman used Tinder to prank more than 100 men into showing up for a date that turned out to be a "Hunger Games"-style competition.More >>
    A woman used Tinder to prank more than 100 men into showing up for a date that turned out to be a "Hunger Games"-style competition.More >>
  • Texas deputy accused of child rape dies in apparent suicide

    Texas deputy accused of child rape dies in apparent suicide

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:55:00 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:21:33 GMT
    A Texas sheriff's deputy who was jailed on charges he sexually assaulted a 4-year-old girl and threatened the child's mother with deportation has died from an apparent suicide.More >>
    A Texas sheriff's deputy who was jailed on charges he sexually assaulted a 4-year-old girl and threatened the child's mother with deportation has died from an apparent suicide.More >>
  • 1959 racial slaying of Mississippi teen could get fresh look

    1959 racial slaying of Mississippi teen could get fresh look

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:06 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:06:58 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:21:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore). In this Aug. 9, 2018 photo, Eberlene King poses with a photograph of her brother William Roy Prather when he was about 15-years-old at her home in Doraville, Ga. Prather was shot in the face on Halloween night 1959 in Corinth,...(AP Photo/John Bazemore). In this Aug. 9, 2018 photo, Eberlene King poses with a photograph of her brother William Roy Prather when he was about 15-years-old at her home in Doraville, Ga. Prather was shot in the face on Halloween night 1959 in Corinth,...
    59 years after a black Mississippi teen was shotgunned to death in an attack by whites, federal officials have referred the case to state prosecutors.More >>
    59 years after a black Mississippi teen was shotgunned to death in an attack by whites, federal officials have referred the case to state prosecutors.More >>
  • Stinky 'corpse flower' in full bloom in California

    Stinky 'corpse flower' in full bloom in California

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:31:41 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:19:06 GMT
    Visitors are flocking to the Huntington Library in Southern California to get a whiff of the so-called corpse flower, known for the rotten stench it releases when it blooms.More >>
    Visitors are flocking to the Huntington Library in Southern California to get a whiff of the so-called corpse flower, known for the rotten stench it releases when it blooms.More >>
  • Man admits slaying wife, blames her for daughters' deaths

    Man admits slaying wife, blames her for daughters' deaths

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:15:22 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:17:26 GMT
    A Colorado man is due back in court Tuesday to formally learn that he has been charged with the murders of his pregnant wife and two daughters.More >>
    A Colorado man is due back in court Tuesday to formally learn that he has been charged with the murders of his pregnant wife and two daughters.More >>
  • States move quickly to tap into money for election security

    States move quickly to tap into money for election security

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:11:02 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:13:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, Kelly Monroe, investigator with the Georgia Secretary of State office, left, takes a look at a new voting machine that produces a paper record being tested at a polling...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, Kelly Monroe, investigator with the Georgia Secretary of State office, left, takes a look at a new voting machine that produces a paper record being tested at a polling...
    States are tapping into $380 million approved by Congress to help them shore up their election systems amid ongoing threats of Russian interference.More >>
    States are tapping into $380 million approved by Congress to help them shore up their election systems amid ongoing threats of Russian interference.More >>
  • Confederate statue on UNC campus toppled by protesters

    Confederate statue on UNC campus toppled by protesters

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-08-21 02:54:50 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:13:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Banners are used to cover the statue known as Silent Sam as people gather during a rally to remove the confederate statue from campus at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Banners are used to cover the statue known as Silent Sam as people gather during a rally to remove the confederate statue from campus at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.
    The controversial "Silent Sam" statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters.More >>
    The controversial "Silent Sam" statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters.More >>
  • Primaries for governor, US House top Alaska ballot

    Primaries for governor, US House top Alaska ballot

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:09:51 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:13:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, left, and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott carry boxes into the Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, after the two men gathered signatures to get their ticket on the November...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, left, and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott carry boxes into the Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, after the two men gathered signatures to get their ticket on the November...
    Primaries for governor and U.S. House top the ticket in Alaska Tuesday.More >>
    Primaries for governor and U.S. House top the ticket in Alaska Tuesday.More >>
  • AP sources: Prosecutors preparing charges against Cohen

    AP sources: Prosecutors preparing charges against Cohen

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:18 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:18:17 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:13:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In a Monday, July 30, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, formerly a lawyer for President Trump, leaves his hotel, in New York. Attorney Barbara Jones revealed in a letter filed Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, in Manhattan fed...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In a Monday, July 30, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, formerly a lawyer for President Trump, leaves his hotel, in New York. Attorney Barbara Jones revealed in a letter filed Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, in Manhattan fed...
    Two people familiar with the federal investigation of Michael Cohen say prosecutors are preparing criminal charges against the former Donald Trump lawyer that could be brought before the end of the month.More >>
    Two people familiar with the federal investigation of Michael Cohen say prosecutors are preparing criminal charges against the former Donald Trump lawyer that could be brought before the end of the month.More >>
  • Army reinstates at least 36 discharged immigrants

    Army reinstates at least 36 discharged immigrants

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:04 PM EDT2018-08-21 02:04:15 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:12:57 GMT
    The US Army has reinstated or revoked discharge orders for more than 35 immigrant soldiers who had enlisted as a pathway to citizenship, a court filing Monday shows. Another 149 enlistees have had their discharges...More >>
    The US Army has reinstated or revoked discharge orders for more than 35 immigrant soldiers who had enlisted as a pathway to citizenship, a court filing Monday shows. Another 149 enlistees have had their discharges suspended.More >>
  • Catholic school scrubs bishops' names from campus buildings

    Catholic school scrubs bishops' names from campus buildings

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 10:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 14:09:52 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:12:51 GMT
    A Roman Catholic university in Pennsylvania says it is acting in solidarity with victims of child sexual abuse and is removing the names of three bishops from campus buildings.More >>
    A Roman Catholic university in Pennsylvania says it is acting in solidarity with victims of child sexual abuse and is removing the names of three bishops from campus buildings.More >>
  • States aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed gun plans

    States aim to stop internet release of 3D-printed gun plans

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:09:46 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:12:38 GMT
    A federal judge in Seattle is scheduled to hear arguments Tuesday on whether to issue an injunction to block a settlement the U.S. State Department reached with a company that wants to post blueprints for printing...More >>
    A federal judge in Seattle is scheduled to hear arguments Tuesday on whether to issue an injunction to block a settlement the U.S. State Department reached with a company that wants to post blueprints for printing 3D weapons on the internet.More >>
  • US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

    US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:31:43 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:09:12 GMT
    Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination.More >>
    Federal regulators have served Facebook with a complaint alleging the company's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination.More >>
  • Experts say Tesla board may have too many ties to CEO Musk

    Experts say Tesla board may have too many ties to CEO Musk

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:08:42 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:09:05 GMT
    Tesla's board of directors may require shake up, corporate governance experts say, noting the lack of authority over the company's recent turmoil.More >>
    Tesla's board of directors may require shake up, corporate governance experts say, noting the lack of authority over the company's recent turmoil.More >>
  • Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

    Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:33:14 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:08:59 GMT
    Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot over comments that authorities deemed threatening to a transgender student in Oklahoma.More >>
    Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot over comments that authorities deemed threatening to a transgender student in Oklahoma.More >>
  • Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

    Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:47:11 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-08-21 15:08:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...(AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File). FILE - In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Electric car maker Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Musk has admitted in a wide-ranging interview with The New Y...
    Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option.More >>
    Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option.More >>
  • Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattle

    Drought takes toll on Missouri farmers' crops, cattle

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:21:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:45:28 GMT
    (Eldon Cole/University of Missouri Extension via AP). In this Aug. 10, 2018 photo provided by the University of Missouri Extension, a steer takes shelter under a bush near a dry pond on a farm near Monett, Mo. Drought conditions across most of Missouri...(Eldon Cole/University of Missouri Extension via AP). In this Aug. 10, 2018 photo provided by the University of Missouri Extension, a steer takes shelter under a bush near a dry pond on a farm near Monett, Mo. Drought conditions across most of Missouri...
    Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are turning brown and hay for cattle is in short supply, as water becomes increasingly scarce.More >>
    Parts of Missouri are so dry that corn crops are turning brown and hay for cattle is in short supply, as water becomes increasingly scarce.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Alaska Natives believed whale hunt was legal

    APNewsBreak: Alaska Natives believed whale hunt was legal

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:24:29 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:45:23 GMT
    (Katie Basile/KYUK via AP). In this July 29, 2017 photo provided by KYUK-TV shows a gray whale that was killed in the Kuskokwim River is butchered and the meat and blubber distributed. Indigenous hunters in Alaska initially believed they were legally h...(Katie Basile/KYUK via AP). In this July 29, 2017 photo provided by KYUK-TV shows a gray whale that was killed in the Kuskokwim River is butchered and the meat and blubber distributed. Indigenous hunters in Alaska initially believed they were legally h...
    A U.S. report says indigenous hunters in Alaska initially believed they were legally hunting a beluga whale when they unlawfully killed a protected gray whale after it strayed into a river last year.More >>
    A U.S. report says indigenous hunters in Alaska initially believed they were legally hunting a beluga whale when they unlawfully killed a protected gray whale after it strayed into a river last year.More >>
  • Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Science Says: Hotter weather turbocharges US West wildfires

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:26:58 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:45:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, firefighters monitor a backfire while battling the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire near Ladoga, Calif. The years with the most acres burned by wildfires have some of the hot...
    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.More >>
    An AP analysis finds a clear connection between warmer temperatures out west and more land burned by wildfires.More >>
  • Hard to see, hard to breathe: US West struggles with smoke

    Hard to see, hard to breathe: US West struggles with smoke

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:05:03 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:45:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). The sun is seen through smoky air as it sets Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, behind the Narrows Bridge in Tacoma, Wash. Poor air quality will be common across parts of the Pacific Northwest this week as winds push smoke from surroundin...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). The sun is seen through smoky air as it sets Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, behind the Narrows Bridge in Tacoma, Wash. Poor air quality will be common across parts of the Pacific Northwest this week as winds push smoke from surroundin...
    Smoke from wildfires has blotted out mountains and city skylines from Oregon to Colorado, delayed flights and forced authorities to tell even healthy adults in the Seattle area to stay indoors.More >>
    Smoke from wildfires has blotted out mountains and city skylines from Oregon to Colorado, delayed flights and forced authorities to tell even healthy adults in the Seattle area to stay indoors.More >>
  • Surf's up in California, where it's now the official sport

    Surf's up in California, where it's now the official sport

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:34:41 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:37:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez,File). FILE - In this Dec. 21, 2016 file photo two surfers share a wave at the Mavericks surf spot off Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay, Calif. California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday, Aug. 20, 2018 that he signed...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez,File). FILE - In this Dec. 21, 2016 file photo two surfers share a wave at the Mavericks surf spot off Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay, Calif. California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday, Aug. 20, 2018 that he signed...
    Surf's up in California, where it's now the official state sport.More >>
    Surf's up in California, where it's now the official state sport.More >>
  • FBI probes computer hacks in California House campaigns

    FBI probes computer hacks in California House campaigns

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:48:34 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:37:00 GMT
    The FBI launched investigations after two Southern California Democratic House candidates were targeted by computer hackers.More >>
    The FBI launched investigations after two Southern California Democratic House candidates were targeted by computer hackers.More >>
  • Alligator kills woman trying to protect her dog at resort

    Alligator kills woman trying to protect her dog at resort

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:38 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:38:59 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-08-21 13:13:16 GMT
    (Thomas DiMaio via AP). This photo provided by Thomas DiMaio shows an alligator that was shot by authorities on Hilton Head, S.C., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, after it attacked and killed a woman walking her dog.(Thomas DiMaio via AP). This photo provided by Thomas DiMaio shows an alligator that was shot by authorities on Hilton Head, S.C., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, after it attacked and killed a woman walking her dog.
    A woman trying to protect her dog was killed by an alligator who pulled her into a lagoon at a private South Carolina resort.More >>
    A woman trying to protect her dog was killed by an alligator who pulled her into a lagoon at a private South Carolina resort.More >>
  • Crowded Wyoming Republican governor's race heads to vote

    Crowded Wyoming Republican governor's race heads to vote

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:19:45 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 8:31 AM EDT2018-08-21 12:31:22 GMT
    Wyoming voters to decide on six Republican candidates for governor and whether to replace a U.S. senator.More >>
    Wyoming voters to decide on six Republican candidates for governor and whether to replace a U.S. senator.More >>
  • Trump drug czar nominee visits Connecticut after overdoses

    Trump drug czar nominee visits Connecticut after overdoses

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:18:35 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 6:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 10:09:27 GMT
    (Ned Gerard/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). Jim Carroll, acting deputy director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy speaks at a press conference following a meeting with state and city officials at the Connecticut Mental Health ...(Ned Gerard/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). Jim Carroll, acting deputy director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy speaks at a press conference following a meeting with state and city officials at the Connecticut Mental Health ...
    Trump's nominee for drug czar calls Connecticut a national example for addiction treatment.More >>
    Trump's nominee for drug czar calls Connecticut a national example for addiction treatment.More >>
  • Synthetic pot seen as a public health danger

    Synthetic pot seen as a public health danger

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:35:47 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 6:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 10:09:24 GMT
    (Brian A. Pounds/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 file photo, paramedics and EMT members respond to one of three simultaneous drug overdose victims on the New Haven Green, a city park in New Haven, Conn. Police s...(Brian A. Pounds/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 file photo, paramedics and EMT members respond to one of three simultaneous drug overdose victims on the New Haven Green, a city park in New Haven, Conn. Police s...
    What is synthetic marijuana and why is it so dangerous?.More >>
    What is synthetic marijuana and why is it so dangerous?.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Utah firefighter died after plane made drop

    APNewsBreak: Utah firefighter died after plane made drop

    Monday, August 20 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:33:25 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-08-21 05:49:40 GMT
    (Ravell Call/The Deseret News via AP). Firegfighters carry the casket of Battalion Chief Matt Burchett of the Draper Fire Department into the Maverik Center in West Valley City, Utah, for his funeral on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Battalion Chief Matt Burch...(Ravell Call/The Deseret News via AP). Firegfighters carry the casket of Battalion Chief Matt Burchett of the Draper Fire Department into the Maverik Center in West Valley City, Utah, for his funeral on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018. Battalion Chief Matt Burch...
    APNewsBreak: Preliminary report says Utah firefighter battling California's largest-ever wildfire died from falling tree debris after retardant drop.More >>
    APNewsBreak: Preliminary report says Utah firefighter battling California's largest-ever wildfire died from falling tree debris after retardant drop.More >>
  • Colorado man charged with murder says wife killed daughters

    Colorado man charged with murder says wife killed daughters

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:53:31 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-08-21 05:08:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A photograph sits amid the tributes as they grow outside the home where a pregnant woman, Shanann Watts, and her two daughters, Bella and Celeste, lived Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Frederick, Colo. The woman's husband, Chri...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). A photograph sits amid the tributes as they grow outside the home where a pregnant woman, Shanann Watts, and her two daughters, Bella and Celeste, lived Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in Frederick, Colo. The woman's husband, Chri...
    Prosecutors have charged a Colorado man with murder in the deaths of his pregnant wife and their two young daughters.More >>
    Prosecutors have charged a Colorado man with murder in the deaths of his pregnant wife and their two young daughters.More >>
  • Watergate wisdom? Cohen lawyer turns to Nixon turncoat

    Watergate wisdom? Cohen lawyer turns to Nixon turncoat

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:38:36 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:49:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Monday, June 11, 2012 file photo, John Dean, White House counsel to President Nixon, speaks in Washington, D.C., during an event sponsored by the Washington Post to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Water...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Monday, June 11, 2012 file photo, John Dean, White House counsel to President Nixon, speaks in Washington, D.C., during an event sponsored by the Washington Post to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Water...
    Michael Cohen's lawyer says he has been having frequent chats with John Dean, the former White House counsel who turned on President Richard Nixon.More >>
    Michael Cohen's lawyer says he has been having frequent chats with John Dean, the former White House counsel who turned on President Richard Nixon.More >>
  • Alligator kills woman trying to protect her dog at resort

    Alligator kills woman trying to protect her dog at resort

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:33:18 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:32:16 GMT
    Authorities in South Carolina say a woman has been attacked and killed by an alligator as she walked her dog near a lagoon.More >>
    Authorities in South Carolina say a woman has been attacked and killed by an alligator as she walked her dog near a lagoon.More >>
  • Day at the beach turns to panic, tragedy; married couple die

    Day at the beach turns to panic, tragedy; married couple die

    Monday, August 20 2018 3:59 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:59:50 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:20:28 GMT
    They came on a boat, Jet Skis and a paddleboard, but couldn't help 2 swimmers who died.More >>
    They came on a boat, Jet Skis and a paddleboard, but couldn't help 2 swimmers who died.More >>
  • Michigan official faces manslaughter trial over Flint deaths

    Michigan official faces manslaughter trial over Flint deaths

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:18:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 21 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-08-21 04:09:29 GMT
    Michigan's health director will stand trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of two men linked to an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area.More >>
    Michigan's health director will stand trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in the deaths of two men linked to an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area.More >>
  • The Latest: Police investigating Colorado man found affair

    The Latest: Police investigating Colorado man found affair

    Monday, August 20 2018 7:28 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:28:52 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 11:56 PM EDT2018-08-21 03:56:18 GMT
    (Timothy Hurst/The Coloradoan via AP). Jeanna Dietz hugs her daughter Eva, 7, while looking onto memorial on the front porch while others gather for a candle-lit vigil for Shanann Watts and her two daughters, Bella, 4, and Celeste, 3, in front of the W...(Timothy Hurst/The Coloradoan via AP). Jeanna Dietz hugs her daughter Eva, 7, while looking onto memorial on the front porch while others gather for a candle-lit vigil for Shanann Watts and her two daughters, Bella, 4, and Celeste, 3, in front of the W...
    A Colorado man told police that he killed his pregnant wife after she strangled their daughters when he sought a separation.More >>
    A Colorado man told police that he killed his pregnant wife after she strangled their daughters when he sought a separation.More >>
  • Backstreet Boys fans treated for injuries after storm

    Backstreet Boys fans treated for injuries after storm

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:37:16 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-08-21 03:36:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2018 file photo, Kevin Richardson, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Brian Littrell, and AJ McLean of Backstreet Boys, perform "Don't go Breaking My Heart" at the CMT Music Awards at the Bridgestone Aren...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this June 6, 2018 file photo, Kevin Richardson, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Brian Littrell, and AJ McLean of Backstreet Boys, perform "Don't go Breaking My Heart" at the CMT Music Awards at the Bridgestone Aren...
    A southern Oklahoma casino says 14 fans suffered cuts and bruises when a powerful rainstorm toppled entrance trusses and disrupted the start of an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys.More >>
    A southern Oklahoma casino says 14 fans suffered cuts and bruises when a powerful rainstorm toppled entrance trusses and disrupted the start of an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys.More >>
  • Official: Man detained in US wanted for murder in Mexico

    Official: Man detained in US wanted for murder in Mexico

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:58:19 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 9:51 PM EDT2018-08-21 01:51:10 GMT
    The lawyer for a Mexican detained by immigration agents in California while driving his wife to a hospital to give birth says the man may have been mistaken by agents for his brother.More >>
    The lawyer for a Mexican detained by immigration agents in California while driving his wife to a hospital to give birth says the man may have been mistaken by agents for his brother.More >>
  • Judge told to consider protections for Montana grayling fish

    Judge told to consider protections for Montana grayling fish

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-08-17 18:56:51 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:40 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:40:40 GMT
    (Ben Pierce/Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2005, file photo, an Arctic grayling is shown in Emerald Lake in Bozeman, Mont. A federal appeals court says U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors w...(Ben Pierce/Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this June 27, 2005, file photo, an Arctic grayling is shown in Emerald Lake in Bozeman, Mont. A federal appeals court says U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors w...
    A federal appeals court says the U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors when it decided against designating a Montana fish as a threatened or endangered species.More >>
    A federal appeals court says the U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors when it decided against designating a Montana fish as a threatened or endangered species.More >>
  • Farmers protest California water plan aimed to save salmon

    Farmers protest California water plan aimed to save salmon

    Monday, August 20 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:33:54 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-08-21 00:38:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). California farmers rally at the Capitol to protest a proposal by state water officials to increase water flows for the lower San Joaquin River to protect fish, at the Capitol, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Th...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). California farmers rally at the Capitol to protest a proposal by state water officials to increase water flows for the lower San Joaquin River to protect fish, at the Capitol, Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Th...
    Hundreds of California farmers are protesting a plan by state water officials to increase water flows in a major California river and its tributaries.More >>
    Hundreds of California farmers are protesting a plan by state water officials to increase water flows in a major California river and its tributaries.More >>
  • AbbVie donates $100M to Ronald McDonald House Charities

    AbbVie donates $100M to Ronald McDonald House Charities

    Monday, August 20 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:33:47 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:53:47 GMT
    Drugmaker AbbVie is donating $100 million to Ronald McDonald House Charities to help provide housing to pediatric patients and their families across the U.S.More >>
    Drugmaker AbbVie is donating $100 million to Ronald McDonald House Charities to help provide housing to pediatric patients and their families across the U.S.More >>
  • Pearl Harbor survivor who pushed to identify 'unknowns' dies

    Pearl Harbor survivor who pushed to identify 'unknowns' dies

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:48:48 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:29:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marco Garcia, File). File - In this June 19, 2018, file photo, Pearl Harbor survivor Ray Emory, center, salutes sailors who stand in an honor cordon in Honolulu. Emory, who pushed for the remains of those buried as unknowns to be identified, ...(AP Photo/Marco Garcia, File). File - In this June 19, 2018, file photo, Pearl Harbor survivor Ray Emory, center, salutes sailors who stand in an honor cordon in Honolulu. Emory, who pushed for the remains of those buried as unknowns to be identified, ...
    A Pearl Harbor survivor who pushed to identify buried unknown remains from the 1941 attack has died.More >>
    A Pearl Harbor survivor who pushed to identify buried unknown remains from the 1941 attack has died.More >>
  • Racing stickers pour in for casket of Iowa boy with cancer

    Racing stickers pour in for casket of Iowa boy with cancer

    Monday, August 20 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:08:19 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-08-20 23:19:42 GMT
    Racers and others have been answering the call from an 11-year-old Iowa boy who wants racing stickers to cover his casket after he dies from leukemia.More >>
    Racers and others have been answering the call from an 11-year-old Iowa boy who wants racing stickers to cover his casket after he dies from leukemia.More >>
  • 2 teens found dead in a field among latest Chicago victims

    2 teens found dead in a field among latest Chicago victims

    Monday, August 20 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:48:33 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:51:39 GMT
    (Tyler LaRiviere/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chicago Police investigate a person shot Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, in Chicago.(Tyler LaRiviere/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chicago Police investigate a person shot Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, in Chicago.
    Police say two teenage boys found shot to death in a field are among the latest victims of Chicago violence.More >>
    Police say two teenage boys found shot to death in a field are among the latest victims of Chicago violence.More >>
  • Correction: Pennsylvania Dioceses-Sex Abuse-Lawsuits story

    Correction: Pennsylvania Dioceses-Sex Abuse-Lawsuits story

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 22:30:22 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:38:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.  A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abuse identifi...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abuse identifi...
    The leadership of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic Church is under pressure to support a change in state law to give those victims a temporary opportunity to file lawsuits on decades-old abuse claims.More >>
    The leadership of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic Church is under pressure to support a change in state law to give those victims a temporary opportunity to file lawsuits on decades-old abuse claims.More >>
  • Catholics consider withholding donations amid abuse scandals

    Catholics consider withholding donations amid abuse scandals

    Monday, August 20 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:33:55 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-08-20 22:06:35 GMT
    (Michael M. Santiago/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP, File). FILE- In this Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, file photo Bishop David Zubik, current Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh, takes questions from reporters after vocation Mass at Saints John an...(Michael M. Santiago/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP, File). FILE- In this Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, file photo Bishop David Zubik, current Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh, takes questions from reporters after vocation Mass at Saints John an...
    Many Catholics who help churches and related nonprofits raise money are considering withholding or reducing their donations as a way to express their anger over the latest revelations that priests sexually abused...More >>
    Many Catholics who help churches and related nonprofits raise money are considering withholding or reducing their donations as a way to express their anger over the latest revelations that priests sexually abused children.More >>
  • West Virginia Senate OKs rules for impeachment trials

    West Virginia Senate OKs rules for impeachment trials

    Monday, August 20 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:33:37 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:37:26 GMT
    (Perry Bennett/ West Virginia Legislature via AP). This Aug. 6, 2018 photo made available by the West Virginia Legislature shows members of the West Virginia House Judiciary Committee looking at a $7,500 floor map in the office of West Virginia Supreme...(Perry Bennett/ West Virginia Legislature via AP). This Aug. 6, 2018 photo made available by the West Virginia Legislature shows members of the West Virginia House Judiciary Committee looking at a $7,500 floor map in the office of West Virginia Supreme...
    The West Virginia Senate has passed rules addressing the impeachment trial of three state Supreme Court justices in a spending scandal.More >>
    The West Virginia Senate has passed rules addressing the impeachment trial of three state Supreme Court justices in a spending scandal.More >>
  • Sign at high school named for Cardinal Wuerl is vandalized

    Sign at high school named for Cardinal Wuerl is vandalized

    Monday, August 20 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:43:17 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:37:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). Paint covers the name of Cardinal Wuerl at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School, on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in Cranberry Township, Pa. Wuerl, a Roman Catholic Cardinal, and the archbishop of Washington, D.C., has come und...(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). Paint covers the name of Cardinal Wuerl at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School, on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in Cranberry Township, Pa. Wuerl, a Roman Catholic Cardinal, and the archbishop of Washington, D.C., has come und...
    A sign at a Roman Catholic high school in Pennsylvania named for Cardinal Donald Wuerl has been vandalized with paint.More >>
    A sign at a Roman Catholic high school in Pennsylvania named for Cardinal Donald Wuerl has been vandalized with paint.More >>
  • 'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

    'Crazy Rich Asians' shines bright at the box office

    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:37:01 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 5:29 PM EDT2018-08-20 21:29:24 GMT
    (Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Constance Wu in a scene from the film "Crazy Rich Asians."(Sanja Bucko/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP). This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Constance Wu in a scene from the film "Crazy Rich Asians."
    Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22".More >>
    Glitz has won out over guns at the North American box office this weekend as the gilded romance "Crazy Rich Asians" took No. 1 over Mark Wahlberg's action-packed "Mile 22".More >>
  • School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10

    School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10

    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:35:07 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-08-20 20:31:05 GMT
    (Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2018, file photo, law enforcement officers respond to Santa Fe High School after an active shooter was reported on campus in Santa Fe, Texas. Students at the school will begin a ne...(Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2018, file photo, law enforcement officers respond to Santa Fe High School after an active shooter was reported on campus in Santa Fe, Texas. Students at the school will begin a ne...
    Students in Santa Fe, Texas, will begin a new school year with additional security measures in place following a mass shooting in May that left 10 people dead.More >>
    Students in Santa Fe, Texas, will begin a new school year with additional security measures in place following a mass shooting in May that left 10 people dead.More >>
  • Correction: Drought-Colorado River story

    Correction: Drought-Colorado River story

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:43:59 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:49:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2015, file photo, water intake pipes that were once underwater sit above the water line along Lake Mead near Boulder City, Nev. U.S. government water managers said Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, that Lake...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this May 18, 2015, file photo, water intake pipes that were once underwater sit above the water line along Lake Mead near Boulder City, Nev. U.S. government water managers said Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, that Lake...
    U.S. government water managers say a vital reservoir on the Colorado River will be able to meet the demands of Mexico and Southwestern U.S. states for the next 13 months, but a looming shortage could trigger...More >>
    U.S. government water managers say a vital reservoir on the Colorado River will be able to meet the demands of Mexico and Southwestern U.S. states for the next 13 months, but a looming shortage could trigger cutbacks in late 2019.More >>
  • Correction: Trump Portrait-Colorado Capitol story

    Correction: Trump Portrait-Colorado Capitol story

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:11:03 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:20:23 GMT
    An aide to a Colorado legislative leader was punished for helping a progressive group put a portrait of Vladimir Putin on display at the state capitol building after reports that no money had been donated to...More >>
    An aide to a Colorado legislative leader was punished for helping a progressive group put a portrait of Vladimir Putin on display at the state capitol building after reports that no money had been donated to install a portrait of President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Bishop: Church today 'not the church' of grand jury report

    Bishop: Church today 'not the church' of grand jury report

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:53 PM EDT2018-08-19 23:53:25 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:12:07 GMT
    (Michael M. Santiago/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP, File). FILE- In this Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, file photo Bishop David Zubik, current Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh, takes questions from reporters after vocation Mass at Saints John an...(Michael M. Santiago/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP, File). FILE- In this Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, file photo Bishop David Zubik, current Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh, takes questions from reporters after vocation Mass at Saints John an...
    The bishop of Pittsburgh's Roman Catholic diocese is pushing back against a call for his resignation and says the diocese has "followed every single step" needed for responsible action after allegations of child...More >>
    The bishop of Pittsburgh's Roman Catholic diocese is pushing back against a call for his resignation and says the diocese has "followed every single step" needed for responsible action after allegations of child sexual abuse.More >>
  • Not just land heat waves: Oceans are in hot water, too

    Not just land heat waves: Oceans are in hot water, too

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:11:59 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:10:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 file photo, a Guadalupe fur seal, foreground, passes by as SeaWorld animal rescue team member Heather Ruce feeds a California sea lion at a rescue facility in San Diego, with rescue crews s...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 file photo, a Guadalupe fur seal, foreground, passes by as SeaWorld animal rescue team member Heather Ruce feeds a California sea lion at a rescue facility in San Diego, with rescue crews s...
    Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves.More >>
    Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves.More >>
  • Study: Smokers better off quitting, even with weight gain

    Study: Smokers better off quitting, even with weight gain

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:08:26 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-08-20 18:08:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2012 file photo, a smoker extinguishes a cigarette in an ash tray in Sacramento, Calif. If you quit smoking and gain weight, it may seem like you’re trading one set of health problems for anoth...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2012 file photo, a smoker extinguishes a cigarette in an ash tray in Sacramento, Calif. If you quit smoking and gain weight, it may seem like you’re trading one set of health problems for anoth...
    US study finds you're better off in the long run if you quit smoking, even if you gain weight.More >>
    US study finds you're better off in the long run if you quit smoking, even if you gain weight.More >>
  • Wildfire moves closer to Glacier National Park's scenic road

    Wildfire moves closer to Glacier National Park's scenic road

    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:52:23 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:33:42 GMT
    (National Park Service via AP, File). FILE - This Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 file photo provided by the National Park Service shows the Howe Ridge Fire from across Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park, Mont. The wildfire in northwest Montana's Glacier Nat...(National Park Service via AP, File). FILE - This Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 file photo provided by the National Park Service shows the Howe Ridge Fire from across Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park, Mont. The wildfire in northwest Montana's Glacier Nat...
    A wildfire in northwest Montana's Glacier National Park is forcing evacuations and has burned within a mile of the scenic Going-to-the-Sun Road.More >>
    A wildfire in northwest Montana's Glacier National Park is forcing evacuations and has burned within a mile of the scenic Going-to-the-Sun Road.More >>
  • Missouri school district embraces gender-neutral bathrooms

    Missouri school district embraces gender-neutral bathrooms

    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:42:05 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-08-20 17:14:48 GMT
    Many students in one Missouri school district won't be using bathrooms designated by gender any longer.More >>
    Many students in one Missouri school district won't be using bathrooms designated by gender any longer.More >>
  • Project documents hidden history of LGBTQ life in the South

    Project documents hidden history of LGBTQ life in the South

    Monday, August 20 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:12:42 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:23:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jay Reeves). A few of the items donated to the Invisible Histories Project are shown in Birmingham, Ala., on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. The nonprofit group has gathered volumes of information about gay life in Alabama, and it will expand in to...(AP Photo/Jay Reeves). A few of the items donated to the Invisible Histories Project are shown in Birmingham, Ala., on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. The nonprofit group has gathered volumes of information about gay life in Alabama, and it will expand in to...
    A new project is documenting the history of LGBTQ people in the Deep South.More >>
    A new project is documenting the history of LGBTQ people in the Deep South.More >>
  • Doctor convicted of sexual assault of patient gets probation

    Doctor convicted of sexual assault of patient gets probation

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:02:06 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:23 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:23:43 GMT
    A Houston doctor won't serve prison time after being convicted of sexually assaulting a heavily sedated patient.More >>
    A Houston doctor won't serve prison time after being convicted of sexually assaulting a heavily sedated patient.More >>
  • Police probe stun gun use on man who had been holding child

    Police probe stun gun use on man who had been holding child

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:18:25 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:20:57 GMT
    A suburban Detroit police department is investigating the arrest of a combative father who may have still been holding his 2-month-old son when an officer shot him with a stun gun.More >>
    A suburban Detroit police department is investigating the arrest of a combative father who may have still been holding his 2-month-old son when an officer shot him with a stun gun.More >>
  • Los Angeles is first in US to install subway body scanners

    Los Angeles is first in US to install subway body scanners

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-08-14 16:22:45 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-08-20 14:10:36 GMT
    The Los Angeles subway system is poised to become the first mass transit system in the U.S. to install body scanners to screen passengers for weapons and explosives.More >>
    The Los Angeles subway system is poised to become the first mass transit system in the U.S. to install body scanners to screen passengers for weapons and explosives.More >>
  • Avenatti visits New Hampshire as he considers 2020 bid

    Avenatti visits New Hampshire as he considers 2020 bid

    Sunday, August 19 2018 8:56 AM EDT2018-08-19 12:56:49 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-08-20 06:22:47 GMT
    Michael Avenatti, the attorney taking on President Donald Trump on behalf of adult film star Stormy Daniels, is attending a New Hampshire picnic held by local Democrats as he weighs a bid for the White House.More >>
    Michael Avenatti, the attorney taking on President Donald Trump on behalf of adult film star Stormy Daniels, is attending a New Hampshire picnic held by local Democrats as he weighs a bid for the White House.More >>
  • Catholics consider withholding donations amid scandals

    Catholics consider withholding donations amid scandals

    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:07:13 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 1:57 AM EDT2018-08-20 05:57:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 24, 2015, file photo a member of the clergy prays the rosary as he waits for Pope Francis to arrive at St. Patrick's Cathedral for evening prayer service in New York. Across the U.S., Catholics once f...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE- In this Sept. 24, 2015, file photo a member of the clergy prays the rosary as he waits for Pope Francis to arrive at St. Patrick's Cathedral for evening prayer service in New York. Across the U.S., Catholics once f...
    Catholics across the U.S. shaken by the latest revelations of priests sexually abusing children are considering withholding or reducing their donations to their local churches as they look for ways to express their...More >>
    Catholics across the U.S. shaken by the latest revelations of priests sexually abusing children are considering withholding or reducing their donations to their local churches as they look for ways to express their anger.More >>
  • Multi-gene test may find risk for heart disease and more

    Multi-gene test may find risk for heart disease and more

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-08-13 18:24:17 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-08-20 04:03:44 GMT
    New way to track millions of genetic variations promises better forecasting of people's risk for heart attacks, four other disorders.More >>
    New way to track millions of genetic variations promises better forecasting of people's risk for heart attacks, four other disorders.More >>
  • Cuomo says Trump fools the country, but not New York

    Cuomo says Trump fools the country, but not New York

    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:52:08 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:13 PM EDT2018-08-19 23:13:21 GMT
    New York Governor says President Donald Trump has fooled many people in this country, but not New Yorkers.More >>
    New York Governor says President Donald Trump has fooled many people in this country, but not New Yorkers.More >>
  • Maryland private school investigating alleged sexual abuse

    Maryland private school investigating alleged sexual abuse

    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-08-19 23:02:21 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-08-19 23:03:55 GMT
    The Washington Post reports private school in Maryland has launched an investigation into allegations that a culture of sexual abuse existed in the 1970s with administrators' knowledge.More >>
    The Washington Post reports private school in Maryland has launched an investigation into allegations that a culture of sexual abuse existed in the 1970s with administrators' knowledge.More >>
  • Shipwreck from only WWII battle in America found off Alaska

    Shipwreck from only WWII battle in America found off Alaska

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:34:29 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-08-19 22:13:54 GMT
    Scientists say they have discovered part of a ship that was blown off a U.S. Navy destroyer during World War II in Alaska's Aleutian Islands.More >>
    Scientists say they have discovered part of a ship that was blown off a U.S. Navy destroyer during World War II in Alaska's Aleutian Islands.More >>
  • California drops wildfire utility liability protection plan

    California drops wildfire utility liability protection plan

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:25:56 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 20:22:41 GMT
    California lawmakers are abandoning a controversial proposal by Gov. Jerry Brown to shield electrical utilities from some financial liability for wildfires.More >>
    California lawmakers are abandoning a controversial proposal by Gov. Jerry Brown to shield electrical utilities from some financial liability for wildfires.More >>
  • New York hosts biggest US celebration of Indian independence

    New York hosts biggest US celebration of Indian independence

    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-08-19 20:02:14 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-08-19 20:02:52 GMT
    New York City hosts largest celebration of Indian independence outside of India.More >>
    New York City hosts largest celebration of Indian independence outside of India.More >>
  • Church group's opposition stuns advocates of 'tort reform'

    Church group's opposition stuns advocates of 'tort reform'

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:15:36 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:35:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Demillo). In this July 26, 2018 photo, an information booklet about a "tort reform" measure appearing on Arkansas' ballot sits on a table at a breakfast meeting of pastors in Little Rock, Arkansas. The Family Council Action Committee, ...(AP Photo/Andrew Demillo). In this July 26, 2018 photo, an information booklet about a "tort reform" measure appearing on Arkansas' ballot sits on a table at a breakfast meeting of pastors in Little Rock, Arkansas. The Family Council Action Committee, ...
    A so-called tort reform proposal on Arkansas' ballot that expected little trouble winning passage in deeply red Arkansas is running into a surprising obstacle from a reliable conservative ally.More >>
    A so-called tort reform proposal on Arkansas' ballot that expected little trouble winning passage in deeply red Arkansas is running into a surprising obstacle from a reliable conservative ally.More >>
  • Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospital

    Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospital

    Saturday, August 18 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-08-18 18:26:35 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-08-19 19:03:38 GMT
    A California woman says she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents.More >>
    A California woman says she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents.More >>
  • Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in Seattle

    Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in Seattle

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:05:53 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 2:39 PM EDT2018-08-19 18:39:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). A protester stands on the side of the street with members of Patriot Prayer and other groups advocating for gun rights at a rally, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at City Hall in Seattle.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). A protester stands on the side of the street with members of Patriot Prayer and other groups advocating for gun rights at a rally, Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at City Hall in Seattle.
    Seattle police took up positions as extreme-right demonstrators started gathering for a "Liberty or Death" rally that is also drawing counter-protesters from the left.More >>
    Seattle police took up positions as extreme-right demonstrators started gathering for a "Liberty or Death" rally that is also drawing counter-protesters from the left.More >>
  • Republican insurgent gives Wyoming Senate incumbent a fight

    Republican insurgent gives Wyoming Senate incumbent a fight

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:46:40 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:42:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, file). FILE - In this March 20, 2018 file photo, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., right speaks with Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, after a Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Dave Dodson, a political newcomer an...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, file). FILE - In this March 20, 2018 file photo, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., right speaks with Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, after a Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. Dave Dodson, a political newcomer an...
    Wealthy businessman and political outsider Dave Dodson takes on low-key incumbent Sen. John Barrasso in Wyoming Republican primary.More >>
    Wealthy businessman and political outsider Dave Dodson takes on low-key incumbent Sen. John Barrasso in Wyoming Republican primary.More >>
  • 2 shot during South Florida high school football game

    2 shot during South Florida high school football game

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:45 PM EDT2018-08-18 02:45:02 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:42:25 GMT
    A high school football stadium has been evacuated after gunshots rang out during a practice football game in South Florida.More >>
    A high school football stadium has been evacuated after gunshots rang out during a practice football game in South Florida.More >>
  • After firefighting rips up the land, crews move in to fix it

    After firefighting rips up the land, crews move in to fix it

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:57:25 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-08-19 17:04:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jonathan J. Cooper). In this Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 photo, Jack Hattendorf steers a road grader to repair a dirt path near Lakeport, Calif. Even as flames continue chewing through forestland nearby, Hattendorf and others are working to repair ...(AP Photo/Jonathan J. Cooper). In this Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 photo, Jack Hattendorf steers a road grader to repair a dirt path near Lakeport, Calif. Even as flames continue chewing through forestland nearby, Hattendorf and others are working to repair ...
    Firefighters are battling the largest wildfire on record in California, while foresters and other experts are working to repair the damage.More >>
    Firefighters are battling the largest wildfire on record in California, while foresters and other experts are working to repair the damage.More >>
  • Police say Long Island couple dead in murder-suicide

    Police say Long Island couple dead in murder-suicide

    Saturday, August 18 2018 10:28 PM EDT2018-08-19 02:28:07 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-08-19 15:24:55 GMT
    Police say a husband and wife have died in a murder-suicide on Long Island.More >>
    Police say a husband and wife have died in a murder-suicide on Long Island.More >>
  • Defense DNA request denied in deaths of Colorado mom, kids

    Defense DNA request denied in deaths of Colorado mom, kids

    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:51:04 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 10:52 AM EDT2018-08-19 14:52:45 GMT
    (Timothy Hurst/The Coloradoan via AP). Jeanna Dietz hugs her daughter Eva, 7, while looking onto memorial on the front porch while others gather for a candle-lit vigil for Shanann Watts and her two daughters, Bella, 4, and Celeste, 3, in front of the W...(Timothy Hurst/The Coloradoan via AP). Jeanna Dietz hugs her daughter Eva, 7, while looking onto memorial on the front porch while others gather for a candle-lit vigil for Shanann Watts and her two daughters, Bella, 4, and Celeste, 3, in front of the W...
    A Colorado judge has denied a defense attorney's request to require a coroner to collect DNA from the necks of two young sisters killed and submerged in crude oil in the case of the girl's father, who is accused of...More >>
    A Colorado judge has denied a defense attorney's request to require a coroner to collect DNA from the necks of two young sisters killed and submerged in crude oil in the case of the girl's father, who is accused of killing them and his wife.More >>
  • Cowboy turned lawmaker hopes to be South Dakota governor

    Cowboy turned lawmaker hopes to be South Dakota governor

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:21:52 GMT
    Sunday, August 19 2018 9:28 AM EDT2018-08-19 13:28:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/James Nord). In this Aug. 10, 2018, photo, Democratic governor candidate Billie Sutton campaigns at a fair in Sioux Falls, S.D. Sutton is seeking to become the first Democrat elected South Dakota governor in over four decades.(AP Photo/James Nord). In this Aug. 10, 2018, photo, Democratic governor candidate Billie Sutton campaigns at a fair in Sioux Falls, S.D. Sutton is seeking to become the first Democrat elected South Dakota governor in over four decades.
    Billie Sutton planned to be a world champion saddle bronc rider, but a rodeo accident that claimed his career and ability to walk led to politics _ and he's giving Democrats hopes of capturing South Dakota governor...More >>
    Billie Sutton planned to be a world champion saddle bronc rider, but a rodeo accident that claimed his career and ability to walk led to politics _ and he's giving Democrats hopes of capturing South Dakota governor for the first time in over four decades.More >>
  • Man bites off another man's finger in golf course brawl

    Man bites off another man's finger in golf course brawl

    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:15:58 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-08-19 00:22:49 GMT
    A man has bit off another man's finger during a fight at a Massachusetts golf course.More >>
    A man has bit off another man's finger during a fight at a Massachusetts golf course.More >>
  • Pacifist, socialist leader David McReynolds dead at 88

    Pacifist, socialist leader David McReynolds dead at 88

    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:46:13 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:47:08 GMT
    Longtime pacifist and socialist activist David McReynolds has died at age 88. McReynolds died Friday in a hospital after suffering a fall in his New York City apartment.More >>
    Longtime pacifist and socialist activist David McReynolds has died at age 88. McReynolds died Friday in a hospital after suffering a fall in his New York City apartment.More >>
  • Sales director for Backpage.com pleads guilty to conspiracy

    Sales director for Backpage.com pleads guilty to conspiracy

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:01:44 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:20:53 GMT
    The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to conspiring to facilitate prostitution in a scheme to give free ads to prostitutes in a bid to draw them away from competitors.More >>
    The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to conspiring to facilitate prostitution in a scheme to give free ads to prostitutes in a bid to draw them away from competitors.More >>
  • Arrest made in more than 100 synthetic pot overdoses in park

    Arrest made in more than 100 synthetic pot overdoses in park

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:31:51 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-18 22:20:31 GMT
    (Brian A. Pounds/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). An overdose victim is comforted while being treated by emergency medical reponders on the New Haven Green, a city park in New Haven, Conn., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Investigators try to determine exact...(Brian A. Pounds/Hearst Connecticut Media via AP). An overdose victim is comforted while being treated by emergency medical reponders on the New Haven Green, a city park in New Haven, Conn., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Investigators try to determine exact...
    Man arrested in connection with synthetic marijuana overdoses at Connecticut park.More >>
    Man arrested in connection with synthetic marijuana overdoses at Connecticut park.More >>
  • Grand Canyon road closed because of wildfire is reopening

    Grand Canyon road closed because of wildfire is reopening

    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:51:01 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:51:41 GMT
    Grand Canyon National Park is reopening a scenic road to a North Rim vista that was closed Aug. 4 because of a lightning-caused wildfire.More >>
    Grand Canyon National Park is reopening a scenic road to a North Rim vista that was closed Aug. 4 because of a lightning-caused wildfire.More >>
  • Officials investigate cause of death for Colorado mom, kids

    Officials investigate cause of death for Colorado mom, kids

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:14:31 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:51 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:51:40 GMT
    (The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts.  The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...(The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts. The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...
    A slain Colorado mother whose 2 young daughters were also killed painted a rosy picture of married life.More >>
    A slain Colorado mother whose 2 young daughters were also killed painted a rosy picture of married life.More >>
  • Inmate runs crack cocaine operation from inside prison

    Inmate runs crack cocaine operation from inside prison

    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:30:57 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:31:55 GMT
    A Rhode Island inmate has been running a crack cocaine ring from inside prison.More >>
    A Rhode Island inmate has been running a crack cocaine ring from inside prison.More >>
  • Boarding school: 7 former staffers sexually abused students

    Boarding school: 7 former staffers sexually abused students

    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:25:57 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 5:27 PM EDT2018-08-18 21:27:36 GMT
    An elite Connecticut boarding school has found that seven former faculty members sexually abused students primarily during the 1970s and 1980s.More >>
    An elite Connecticut boarding school has found that seven former faculty members sexually abused students primarily during the 1970s and 1980s.More >>
  • Somali-American candidate: Wants to 'instill hope in people'

    Somali-American candidate: Wants to 'instill hope in people'

    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:40:35 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:38:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Baenen). In this Aug. 16, 2018 photo, Democrat Ilhan Omar, the nation's first Somali-American legislator who won her party's congressional primary in the race, talks during an interview at Peace Coffee in Minneapolis. Just two years ago,...(AP Photo/Jeff Baenen). In this Aug. 16, 2018 photo, Democrat Ilhan Omar, the nation's first Somali-American legislator who won her party's congressional primary in the race, talks during an interview at Peace Coffee in Minneapolis. Just two years ago,...
    Ilhan Omar, the Minnesota legislator heavily favored to become a new Muslim voice in Congress, says she wants to get people talking about the kind of nation the U.S. should be.More >>
    Ilhan Omar, the Minnesota legislator heavily favored to become a new Muslim voice in Congress, says she wants to get people talking about the kind of nation the U.S. should be.More >>
  • Kansas independent candidate wants to lure votes from Kobach

    Kansas independent candidate wants to lure votes from Kobach

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:26:40 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-08-18 20:02:46 GMT
    Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman has submitted enough valid signatures to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.More >>
    Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman has submitted enough valid signatures to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.More >>
  • Massachusetts man wins Mount Washington bike race

    Massachusetts man wins Mount Washington bike race

    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:55:51 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:57:46 GMT
    A 30-year-old Massachusetts man won Saturday's bicycle race up Mount Washington, the highest peak in the northeastern United States.More >>
    A 30-year-old Massachusetts man won Saturday's bicycle race up Mount Washington, the highest peak in the northeastern United States.More >>
  • Houston school removes sign after social media criticism

    Houston school removes sign after social media criticism

    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:09:32 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-08-18 19:53:46 GMT
    A sign at a Houston elementary and middle school that sparked social media protests has been removed.More >>
    A sign at a Houston elementary and middle school that sparked social media protests has been removed.More >>
  • Bishop: I have 'profound remorse' after sex abuse report

    Bishop: I have 'profound remorse' after sex abuse report

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:00:36 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-08-18 17:33:38 GMT
    As the Vatican expresses "shame and sorrow" over a searing Pennsylvania grand jury report about clergy who raped and molested children, a bishop who is named in the report is holding a Mass for the Forgiveness.More >>
    As the Vatican expresses "shame and sorrow" over a searing Pennsylvania grand jury report about clergy who raped and molested children, a bishop who is named in the report is holding a Mass for the Forgiveness.More >>
  • Lawyers will seek to shift blame for warehouse fire at trial

    Lawyers will seek to shift blame for warehouse fire at trial

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:19 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:19:20 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:53:51 GMT
    (Alameda County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of June 2017 file booking photos provided by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office shows Max Harris, left, and Derick Almena, at Santa Rita Jail in Alameda County, Calif. A Northern ...(Alameda County Sheriff's Office via AP, File). FILE - This combination of June 2017 file booking photos provided by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office shows Max Harris, left, and Derick Almena, at Santa Rita Jail in Alameda County, Calif. A Northern ...
    The two men charged in the deaths of 36 people in an Oakland warehouse fire are scheduled to appear in court for the first time since a judge scuttled their plea deal.More >>
    The two men charged in the deaths of 36 people in an Oakland warehouse fire are scheduled to appear in court for the first time since a judge scuttled their plea deal.More >>
  • Miss America: Leadership bullied, manipulated, silenced me

    Miss America: Leadership bullied, manipulated, silenced me

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:40:55 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:16:29 GMT
    The reigning Miss America says she has been bullied, manipulated and silenced by the pageant's current leadership including chairwoman Gretchen Carlson.More >>
    The reigning Miss America says she has been bullied, manipulated and silenced by the pageant's current leadership including chairwoman Gretchen Carlson.More >>
  • Queen of Soul also leaves a powerful civil rights legacy

    Queen of Soul also leaves a powerful civil rights legacy

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:55:33 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-08-18 15:09:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Wells, File). This March 26, 1972 file photo shows the Rev. Jesse Jackson speaking to reporters at the Operation PUSH Soul Picnic in New York as Tom Todd, vice president of PUSH, from second left, Aretha Franklin and Louis Stokes. Frankli...(AP Photo/Jim Wells, File). This March 26, 1972 file photo shows the Rev. Jesse Jackson speaking to reporters at the Operation PUSH Soul Picnic in New York as Tom Todd, vice president of PUSH, from second left, Aretha Franklin and Louis Stokes. Frankli...
    Queen of Soul gave black Americans "Respect" as a staunch supporter of civil rights.More >>
    Queen of Soul gave black Americans "Respect" as a staunch supporter of civil rights.More >>
  • The Latest: Lawyer says girls' bodies were submerged in oil

    The Latest: Lawyer says girls' bodies were submerged in oil

    Friday, August 17 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-08-18 00:50:21 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-08-18 13:18:40 GMT
    (The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts.  The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...(The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts. The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...
    A lawyer for a Colorado man suspected in the deaths of his pregnant wife and two young daughters says the daughters' bodies were submerged in crude oil for four days before they were found.More >>
    A lawyer for a Colorado man suspected in the deaths of his pregnant wife and two young daughters says the daughters' bodies were submerged in crude oil for four days before they were found.More >>
  • Judge tells US officials, ACLU to come up with asylum plan

    Judge tells US officials, ACLU to come up with asylum plan

    Friday, August 17 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:19:49 GMT
    Saturday, August 18 2018 3:40 AM EDT2018-08-18 07:40:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE. This July 26, 2018 file photo shows people lining up to cross into the United States to begin the process of applying for asylum near the San Ysidro port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico.A federal judge has extended a fr...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File). FILE. This July 26, 2018 file photo shows people lining up to cross into the United States to begin the process of applying for asylum near the San Ysidro port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico.A federal judge has extended a fr...
    A federal judge is calling on the U.S. government and the American Civil Liberties Union to come up with a plan to address the rights of parents and children to seek asylum.More >>
    A federal judge is calling on the U.S. government and the American Civil Liberties Union to come up with a plan to address the rights of parents and children to seek asylum.More >>
  • Experts: Hail damage is worse, but climate role uncertain

    Experts: Hail damage is worse, but climate role uncertain

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:51:28 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:40 PM EDT2018-08-18 03:40:53 GMT
    Climate and weather scientists say hailstorms already inflict billions of dollars in damage, and the cost will rise as the growing population builds more homes, offices and factories.More >>
    Climate and weather scientists say hailstorms already inflict billions of dollars in damage, and the cost will rise as the growing population builds more homes, offices and factories.More >>
  • Will other states follow Pennsylvania on church abuse?

    Will other states follow Pennsylvania on church abuse?

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:43:18 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-08-18 02:20:10 GMT
    State prosecutors are mostly silent about any plan to conduct an investigation like Pennsylvania's that uncovered child sexual abuse in six Roman Catholic dioceses, although New York's attorney general is exploring...More >>
    State prosecutors are mostly silent about any plan to conduct an investigation like Pennsylvania's that uncovered child sexual abuse in six Roman Catholic dioceses, although New York's attorney general is exploring teaming up with local district attorneys.More >>
  • Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting

    Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting

    Friday, August 17 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:54:17 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 9:55 PM EDT2018-08-18 01:55:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2017, file photo, Esteban Santiago, center, is led from the Broward County jail for an arraignment in federal court in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Sentencing is set Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, for Santiago, a...(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2017, file photo, Esteban Santiago, center, is led from the Broward County jail for an arraignment in federal court in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Sentencing is set Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, for Santiago, a...
    An Alaska man faces life prison sentence in the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five dead and six others wounded.More >>
    An Alaska man faces life prison sentence in the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five dead and six others wounded.More >>
  • US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    US officials: Ex-IS fighter accepted in US as refugee

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:10:51 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:22:44 GMT
    (U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...(U.S. Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the U.S. Attorney's Office shows Omar Abdulsattar Ameen. The refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi p...
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.More >>
    An Iraqi man arrested in California is accused of being a former Islamic State fighter and killing a police officer in Iraq after he qualified to be resettled in the U.S. as part of a refugee program.More >>
  • Record-breaking fire tornado killed California firefighter

    Record-breaking fire tornado killed California firefighter

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:10:33 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:50 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:50:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher,File). FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2018 file photo Gary Parmely, father of Jeremy Stoke of the Redding Fire Department, visits a memorial for his son, in Redding, Calif. Officials say Stoke the first firefighter to die battling a Nort...(AP Photo/John Locher,File). FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2018 file photo Gary Parmely, father of Jeremy Stoke of the Redding Fire Department, visits a memorial for his son, in Redding, Calif. Officials say Stoke the first firefighter to die battling a Nort...
    Officials say a firefighter who died helping people evacuate a Northern California blaze was killed by a fire tornado that at one point reached a temperature of 2,700 degrees Fahrenheit.More >>
    Officials say a firefighter who died helping people evacuate a Northern California blaze was killed by a fire tornado that at one point reached a temperature of 2,700 degrees Fahrenheit.More >>
  • Rapper Young Thug booked on weapons charge in Los Angeles

    Rapper Young Thug booked on weapons charge in Los Angeles

    Friday, August 17 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:50:50 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:44 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:44:47 GMT
    Police say rapper Young Thug was arrested in Los Angeles after officers found a concealed firearm inside his car.More >>
    Police say rapper Young Thug was arrested in Los Angeles after officers found a concealed firearm inside his car.More >>
  • No clean-up of nuclear leak in South Carolina for years

    No clean-up of nuclear leak in South Carolina for years

    Friday, August 17 2018 9:10 AM EDT2018-08-17 13:10:39 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:37:52 GMT
    Federal regulators say there are no plans to clean a uranium leak at a nuclear fuel plant in South Carolina.More >>
    Federal regulators say there are no plans to clean a uranium leak at a nuclear fuel plant in South Carolina.More >>
  • Clarification: Georgia-Voting Machines story

    Clarification: Georgia-Voting Machines story

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:46:58 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:32:32 GMT
    (AP Photo Mike Stewart). FILE-In this Tuesday, May 22, 2018 photo, an electronic voting machine is shown during voting in the Georgia Primary, in Kennesaw, Ga. Georgia's top elections official, Secretary of State Brian Kemp, now the Republican nominee ...(AP Photo Mike Stewart). FILE-In this Tuesday, May 22, 2018 photo, an electronic voting machine is shown during voting in the Georgia Primary, in Kennesaw, Ga. Georgia's top elections official, Secretary of State Brian Kemp, now the Republican nominee ...
    Georgia's top election official looks to replace aging voting machines, but not in time for November's midterm elections.More >>
    Georgia's top election official looks to replace aging voting machines, but not in time for November's midterm elections.More >>
  • Church president: Use 'Latter-day Saints' not 'Mormon'

    Church president: Use 'Latter-day Saints' not 'Mormon'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:58 PM EDT2018-08-16 22:58:24 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-08-17 20:07:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, president Russell M. Nelson looks on following a news conference, in Salt Lake City. The president of the Mormon church is asking people to refrain from using "Mormon" or "LDS" as ...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2018, file photo, president Russell M. Nelson looks on following a news conference, in Salt Lake City. The president of the Mormon church is asking people to refrain from using "Mormon" or "LDS" as ...
    The religion has the famed Mormon Tabernacle Choir, recently made a documentary about its members called "Meet the Mormons" and its official website is mormonnewsroom.org.More >>
    The religion has the famed Mormon Tabernacle Choir, recently made a documentary about its members called "Meet the Mormons" and its official website is mormonnewsroom.org.More >>
  • Program combats ageism by having students live with seniors

    Program combats ageism by having students live with seniors

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:55:54 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:11:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pat Eaton-Robb). Cathleen Dacey, 23, a Quinnipiac University law student, gets help from Masonicare CEO J.P. Venoit, right, as she moves into Masonicare at Ashlar Village, a retirement community in Wallingford, Conn. Dacey will live at the ce...(AP Photo/Pat Eaton-Robb). Cathleen Dacey, 23, a Quinnipiac University law student, gets help from Masonicare CEO J.P. Venoit, right, as she moves into Masonicare at Ashlar Village, a retirement community in Wallingford, Conn. Dacey will live at the ce...
    As college students move into their dorms across the country, one Quinnipiac University student will be moving into a retirement community as part of a program to tear down generational barriers.More >>
    As college students move into their dorms across the country, one Quinnipiac University student will be moving into a retirement community as part of a program to tear down generational barriers.More >>
  • Vegas victims' attorneys criticize MGM's legal maneuver

    Vegas victims' attorneys criticize MGM's legal maneuver

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:48 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:48:31 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:44:49 GMT
    Attorneys for a group of victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting are lambasting MGM Resorts International's legal maneuver to try to centralize multiple lawsuits stemming from the massacre.More >>
    Attorneys for a group of victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting are lambasting MGM Resorts International's legal maneuver to try to centralize multiple lawsuits stemming from the massacre.More >>
  • Bishops request Vatican investigation as abuse crisis grows

    Bishops request Vatican investigation as abuse crisis grows

    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:23:07 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:47:30 GMT
    The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is inviting the Vatican to play a key role investigating the scandal involving former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who allegedly engaged in sexual misconduct with minors and...More >>
    The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is inviting the Vatican to play a key role investigating the scandal involving former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who allegedly engaged in sexual misconduct with minors and adult seminarians.More >>
  • Washington cardinal entangled in two sex-abuse scandals

    Washington cardinal entangled in two sex-abuse scandals

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:30:59 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:47:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Archbishop Donald Wuerl talks with the media after Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Matthew the Apostle in Washington. On Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury accus...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Archbishop Donald Wuerl talks with the media after Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Matthew the Apostle in Washington. On Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury accus...
    Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, is facing a storm of criticism and calls for his resignation after becoming entangled in two major sexual abuse scandals roiling the church he has...More >>
    Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, is facing a storm of criticism and calls for his resignation after becoming entangled in two major sexual abuse scandals roiling the church he has served with distinction since 1966.More >>
  • Remains found in New Mexico desert tunnel are missing boy

    Remains found in New Mexico desert tunnel are missing boy

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:55:46 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 11:46 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:46:42 GMT
    Authorities say the remains found at a remote New Mexico compound have been identified a missing Georgia boy.More >>
    Authorities say the remains found at a remote New Mexico compound have been identified a missing Georgia boy.More >>
  • Los Angeles mayor: Trump sows division, does 'racist things'

    Los Angeles mayor: Trump sows division, does 'racist things'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:41:41 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-08-17 14:27:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with the Associated Press in Los Angeles on Thursday Aug. 16, 2018. Garcetti, who already has visited the important presidential states of Iowa and New Hampshire, told ...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with the Associated Press in Los Angeles on Thursday Aug. 16, 2018. Garcetti, who already has visited the important presidential states of Iowa and New Hampshire, told ...
    AP Interview: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, says President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care...More >>
    AP Interview: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, says President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care reform and other promises.More >>
  • Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

    Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:20:10 GMT
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.More >>
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.More >>
  • Police work to stop overdoses after 76 fall ill

    Police work to stop overdoses after 76 fall ill

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 15:45:27 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:09:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Sikes). A police officer speaks to a man walking on New Haven Green, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in New Haven, Conn. A city official said more than a dozen people fell ill from suspected drug overdoses on the green and were taken to local ...(AP Photo/Bill Sikes). A police officer speaks to a man walking on New Haven Green, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in New Haven, Conn. A city official said more than a dozen people fell ill from suspected drug overdoses on the green and were taken to local ...
    Officials in New Haven, Connecticut, say the 24-hour drug overdose total from a suspected bad batch of synthetic marijuana has increased to 76 as investigators try to determine exactly what sickened the victims.More >>
    Officials in New Haven, Connecticut, say the 24-hour drug overdose total from a suspected bad batch of synthetic marijuana has increased to 76 as investigators try to determine exactly what sickened the victims.More >>
  • California considers limiting broad 'felony murder' law

    California considers limiting broad 'felony murder' law

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:12 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:12:49 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:21:51 GMT
    (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP). This Feb. 27, 2018 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Brandon Hein, who was 18 when he and three other teenagers were charged in the 1995...(California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP). This Feb. 27, 2018 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Brandon Hein, who was 18 when he and three other teenagers were charged in the 1995...
    California lawmakers are considering limiting the state's "felony murder" rule that holds accomplices to the same standard as if they had personally committed the crime.More >>
    California lawmakers are considering limiting the state's "felony murder" rule that holds accomplices to the same standard as if they had personally committed the crime.More >>
  • AP NewsBreak: No plea deals in Oakland warehouse fire case

    AP NewsBreak: No plea deals in Oakland warehouse fire case

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:17:24 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:41 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:41:31 GMT
    (KGO-TV via AP, File). FILE - This Dec. 3, 2016 file image from video provided by KGO-TV shows the Ghost Ship Warehouse after a fire swept through the Oakland, Calif., building. A Northern California district attorney has told a judge she will no longe...(KGO-TV via AP, File). FILE - This Dec. 3, 2016 file image from video provided by KGO-TV shows the Ghost Ship Warehouse after a fire swept through the Oakland, Calif., building. A Northern California district attorney has told a judge she will no longe...
    A Northern California district attorney has told a judge she will no longer consider plea deals for two men charged in a 2016 warehouse fire that killed 36 people attending an unlicensed concert.More >>
    A Northern California district attorney has told a judge she will no longer consider plea deals for two men charged in a 2016 warehouse fire that killed 36 people attending an unlicensed concert.More >>
  • Uber driver charged with assaulting woman in San Francisco

    Uber driver charged with assaulting woman in San Francisco

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:38:31 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:41:03 GMT
    (Union City Police via AP). This photo released by the Union City Police shows Kevin Barillas-Saballos. Police have arrested Barillas-Saballos, an Uber driver who is accused of picking up a woman in San Francisco while off duty and sexually assaulting ...(Union City Police via AP). This photo released by the Union City Police shows Kevin Barillas-Saballos. Police have arrested Barillas-Saballos, an Uber driver who is accused of picking up a woman in San Francisco while off duty and sexually assaulting ...
    An Uber driver is accused of picking up a woman in San Francisco while off duty and sexually assaulting her.More >>
    An Uber driver is accused of picking up a woman in San Francisco while off duty and sexually assaulting her.More >>
  • Prosecutor: Officer who shot black teen was 'trigger happy'

    Prosecutor: Officer who shot black teen was 'trigger happy'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:40:59 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:18 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:18:30 GMT
    (Louis DeLuca/The Dallas Morning News via AP, File). FILE - In this May 6, 2017 file photo, mourners hold the commemorative program as they emerge from the funeral service for 15-year-old, Jordan Edwards, at Mesquite Friendship Baptist Church in Mesqui...(Louis DeLuca/The Dallas Morning News via AP, File). FILE - In this May 6, 2017 file photo, mourners hold the commemorative program as they emerge from the funeral service for 15-year-old, Jordan Edwards, at Mesquite Friendship Baptist Church in Mesqui...
    Prosecutor: Ex-Texas police officer who fatally shot black teenager was 'trigger happy'.More >>
    Prosecutor: Ex-Texas police officer who fatally shot black teenager was 'trigger happy'.More >>
  • US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    US students turn grief into tech startup after France attack

    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-08-11 15:34:32 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:16 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:16:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). University of California students, from left, Anjali Banerjee, Alice Ma and Tyler Heintz walk near the university's campus Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in, Berkeley, Calif. The students who were in Nice, France when a terror...
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building...More >>
    University of California, Berkeley students who were in the French city of Nice when a man drove a 19-ton truck through the crowd, killing their classmate and 85 other people, have turned their grief into building a tech startup to fight terrorism.More >>
  • Woman caught in flood called 911, family: I'm going to drown

    Woman caught in flood called 911, family: I'm going to drown

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:02:59 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:58 PM EDT2018-08-16 22:58:18 GMT
    A woman swept into a lake by a flash flood says she called 911 and her family to say she didn't think she'd survive.More >>
    A woman swept into a lake by a flash flood says she called 911 and her family to say she didn't think she'd survive.More >>
  • 2 brothers pay respects as Marine killed in WWII is buried

    2 brothers pay respects as Marine killed in WWII is buried

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:56 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:56:48 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-08-16 22:29:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). A Marine honor guard carries the remains of Emil Ragucci at the Holy Sepulcher cemetery Tuesday Aug. 14, 2018, in Philadelphia. Nearly 70 years after Ragucci was killed in WWII on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, his remains we...(AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma). A Marine honor guard carries the remains of Emil Ragucci at the Holy Sepulcher cemetery Tuesday Aug. 14, 2018, in Philadelphia. Nearly 70 years after Ragucci was killed in WWII on the Pacific atoll of Tarawa, his remains we...
    The remains of a Marine lost since the early days of World War II have been buried in Philadelphia, more than 70 years after he was killed.More >>
    The remains of a Marine lost since the early days of World War II have been buried in Philadelphia, more than 70 years after he was killed.More >>
  • Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

    Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

    Sunday, August 12 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-08-12 15:13:50 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:52:10 GMT
    Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures wages expensive battle with real estate industry over rent control in California.More >>
    Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures wages expensive battle with real estate industry over rent control in California.More >>
  • 'Weaponization of faith': Examples from clergy abuse report

    'Weaponization of faith': Examples from clergy abuse report

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:25 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:44:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, at podium, speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abu...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, at podium, speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abu...
    A grand jury report on child sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic church in Pennsylvania accuses priests of using religious rituals, symbols of faith and the threat of eternity in hell to sexually attack children...More >>
    A grand jury report on child sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic church in Pennsylvania accuses priests of using religious rituals, symbols of faith and the threat of eternity in hell to sexually attack children over the years.More >>
  • Church sex scandal: Abuse victims want a full reckoning

    Church sex scandal: Abuse victims want a full reckoning

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:08:13 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:17:30 GMT
    (Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP, File). FILE – In this Oct. 1, 2012, file photo, the Most Rev. Donald Trautman, second from left, retiring bishop of Erie, Pa., prays and lays his hands on the head of Monsignor Lawrence T. Persico, kneeling...(Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP, File). FILE – In this Oct. 1, 2012, file photo, the Most Rev. Donald Trautman, second from left, retiring bishop of Erie, Pa., prays and lays his hands on the head of Monsignor Lawrence T. Persico, kneeling...
    Six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania joined the list this week of those around the U.S. that have been forced to face the ugly truth about child-molesting priests in their midst. But in dozens of other...More >>
    Six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania joined the list this week of those around the U.S. that have been forced to face the ugly truth about child-molesting priests in their midst. But in dozens of other dioceses, there has been no reckoning.More >>
  • Group sues to expand protected orca habitat along West Coast

    Group sues to expand protected orca habitat along West Coast

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:14:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:16:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2014, file photo, an endangered southern resident female orca leaps from the water while breaching in Puget Sound, west of Seattle. With the Pacific Northwest's killer whales struggling, an envi...(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File). FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2014, file photo, an endangered southern resident female orca leaps from the water while breaching in Puget Sound, west of Seattle. With the Pacific Northwest's killer whales struggling, an envi...
    With the Pacific Northwest's killer whales struggling, an environmental group is suing to force President Donald Trump's administration to expand protected habitat.More >>
    With the Pacific Northwest's killer whales struggling, an environmental group is suing to force President Donald Trump's administration to expand protected habitat.More >>
  • Nevada Democrats hope Latinos can propel them to victory

    Nevada Democrats hope Latinos can propel them to victory

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:18 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:18:15 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:46:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). In this Aug. 15, 2018, photo, Maria Nieto, right, and Alma Romo, second from left, register people to vote in Las Vegas. Democrats in Nevada are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping ...(AP Photo/John Locher). In this Aug. 15, 2018, photo, Maria Nieto, right, and Alma Romo, second from left, register people to vote in Las Vegas. Democrats in Nevada are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping ...
    Nevada Democrats are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping to re-create the big wins the state's Hispanic and immigrant community helped deliver in 2016.More >>
    Nevada Democrats are working to register and engage Latino voters ahead of this year's midterms, hoping to re-create the big wins the state's Hispanic and immigrant community helped deliver in 2016.More >>
  • Republicans blast Pearl Jam poster of burning White House

    Republicans blast Pearl Jam poster of burning White House

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:51 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:51:29 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:28 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:28:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks in Utica, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at a joint fundraising committee reception in Utica, N.Y.
    Republicans are condemning a poster by Pearl Jam that shows the White House in flames and a bald eagle pecking at a skeleton they say is meant to depict President Donald Trump.More >>
    Republicans are condemning a poster by Pearl Jam that shows the White House in flames and a bald eagle pecking at a skeleton they say is meant to depict President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Conditions of release not yet met for compound suspects

    Conditions of release not yet met for compound suspects

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:43 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:43:29 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:13:39 GMT
    (Roberto E. Rosales/The Albuquerque Journal via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 photo, District Court Judge Sarah C. Backus presides over the hearing in the Amalia, N.M., desert compound case in Taos, N.M. Backus cleared the way for the release of t...(Roberto E. Rosales/The Albuquerque Journal via AP). In this Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 photo, District Court Judge Sarah C. Backus presides over the hearing in the Amalia, N.M., desert compound case in Taos, N.M. Backus cleared the way for the release of t...
    Three people accused of child abuse at a desert compound were awaiting release in New Mexico, where security was boosted at a courthouse amid threats against the judge who cleared the way for the defendants to...More >>
    Three people accused of child abuse at a desert compound were awaiting release in New Mexico, where security was boosted at a courthouse amid threats against the judge who cleared the way for the defendants to leave jail.More >>
  • Parkland students start school year with tightened security

    Parkland students start school year with tightened security

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:40 AM EDT2018-08-15 13:40:00 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:48 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:48:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Student walk to class at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. Students at the school returned Wednesday, to a more secure campus as they began their first new school year since a gun...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Student walk to class at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. Students at the school returned Wednesday, to a more secure campus as they began their first new school year since a gun...
    As students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School begin their first school year since a gunman opened fire on campus, they're returning to beefed up security including 18 safety monitors, new classroom locks and...More >>
    As students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School begin their first school year since a gunman opened fire on campus, they're returning to beefed up security including 18 safety monitors, new classroom locks and upgraded video surveillance.More >>
  • Feds to review Ohio State response to claims of abuse by doc

    Feds to review Ohio State response to claims of abuse by doc

    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-08-16 14:28:14 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:42:29 GMT
    Federal officials will investigate Ohio State University's response to allegations against a team doctor now accused of sexual misconduct against scores of athletes and other male students in the 1980s and 1990s.More >>
    Federal officials will investigate Ohio State University's response to allegations against a team doctor now accused of sexual misconduct against scores of athletes and other male students in the 1980s and 1990s.More >>
  • US officials: Iraqi refugee was part of terror group

    US officials: Iraqi refugee was part of terror group

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:43:33 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:27:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). A federal agent removes items from an apartment following the arrest of Omar Ameen, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Ameen, a 45-year-old Iraqi refugee, was arrested on a warrant alleging that he killed an Ir...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). A federal agent removes items from an apartment following the arrest of Omar Ameen, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Ameen, a 45-year-old Iraqi refugee, was arrested on a warrant alleging that he killed an Ir...
    A 45-year-old Iraqi refugee has been arrested in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi policeman while serving with the Islamic State terror organization.More >>
    A 45-year-old Iraqi refugee has been arrested in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi policeman while serving with the Islamic State terror organization.More >>
  • Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

    Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

    Saturday, August 11 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-08-11 06:09:56 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:02:21 GMT
    (Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...(Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...
    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.More >>
    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.More >>
  • Pawlenty loss shows Minnesota GOP's reluctance to coronate

    Pawlenty loss shows Minnesota GOP's reluctance to coronate

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:56 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:56:04 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:18 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:18:49 GMT
    (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP). Tim Pawlenty stands with his wife, Mary, background left, and running mate Michelle Fischbach as he concedes his run for governor at his election night gathering at Granite City Food and Brewery, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 201...(Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP). Tim Pawlenty stands with his wife, Mary, background left, and running mate Michelle Fischbach as he concedes his run for governor at his election night gathering at Granite City Food and Brewery, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 201...
    Minnesota voters have rejected Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty's quest to win back his old job, effectively ending the one-time presidential candidate's political career.More >>
    Minnesota voters have rejected Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty's quest to win back his old job, effectively ending the one-time presidential candidate's political career.More >>
  • Pot taxes pick up in California but still far off target

    Pot taxes pick up in California but still far off target

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:13:58 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:37:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). File - In this May 19, 2018 file photo tourists Randy Wilkie and Keya Cole from Buffalo, New York, check out the offerings of cannabis at one of the MedMen cannabis dispensaries in Los Angeles, prior to boarding the Gree...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). File - In this May 19, 2018 file photo tourists Randy Wilkie and Keya Cole from Buffalo, New York, check out the offerings of cannabis at one of the MedMen cannabis dispensaries in Los Angeles, prior to boarding the Gree...
    When it comes to the taxman, California's legal pot market is getting a sluggish start.More >>
    When it comes to the taxman, California's legal pot market is getting a sluggish start.More >>
  • Live salmon released for ailing orca but she doesn't eat

    Live salmon released for ailing orca but she doesn't eat

    Monday, August 13 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-08-13 20:22:30 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:32 AM EDT2018-08-16 09:32:12 GMT
    Researchers carrying out unprecedented efforts to save an ailing killer whale have released live salmon into waters in front of the free-swimming orca.More >>
    Researchers carrying out unprecedented efforts to save an ailing killer whale have released live salmon into waters in front of the free-swimming orca.More >>
  • WWII POWs buried as unknowns in Hawaii get memorial marker

    WWII POWs buried as unknowns in Hawaii get memorial marker

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:20:23 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-08-16 05:28:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Monday Aug. 13, 2018, photo, Daniel Crowley, a 96-year-old U.S. Army Air Corps veteran from World War II who was held by Japan as a prisoner of war in the Philippines and Japan, speaks during an interview in Honolulu. ...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Monday Aug. 13, 2018, photo, Daniel Crowley, a 96-year-old U.S. Army Air Corps veteran from World War II who was held by Japan as a prisoner of war in the Philippines and Japan, speaks during an interview in Honolulu. ...
    A 96-year-old former U.S. Army veteran who was held prisoner by Japan during World War II will help dedicate a memorial stone to other prisoners of war at a national cemetery in Honolulu.More >>
    A 96-year-old former U.S. Army veteran who was held prisoner by Japan during World War II will help dedicate a memorial stone to other prisoners of war at a national cemetery in Honolulu.More >>
  • Dave Dave, whose father set him on fire in 1983, dies at 42

    Dave Dave, whose father set him on fire in 1983, dies at 42

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-08-16 03:15:07 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:03:33 GMT
    Dave Dave, who was badly scarred at the age of 6 when his father tried to burn him to death, has died.More >>
    Dave Dave, who was badly scarred at the age of 6 when his father tried to burn him to death, has died.More >>
  • Bishops accused of brushing off sexual abuse complaints

    Bishops accused of brushing off sexual abuse complaints

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:30:54 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:03:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Judy Deaven who says her son was a victim of sexual abuse by a priest as a boy reacts as Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Judy Deaven who says her son was a victim of sexual abuse by a priest as a boy reacts as Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro speaks during a news conference at the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Aug. 14...
    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.More >>
    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.More >>
  • Colorado baker: No cake for gender transition celebration

    Colorado baker: No cake for gender transition celebration

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:10:12 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:28 PM EDT2018-08-16 03:28:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this June 4, 2018 file photo, baker Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, manages his shop after a U.S. Supreme Court issued a limited ruling in his favor after he refused to make a wedding cake for ...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this June 4, 2018 file photo, baker Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, manages his shop after a U.S. Supreme Court issued a limited ruling in his favor after he refused to make a wedding cake for ...
    The Colorado baker who wouldn't make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple and won a limited ruling at the U.S. Supreme Court is suing the state over another discrimination allegation.More >>
    The Colorado baker who wouldn't make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple and won a limited ruling at the U.S. Supreme Court is suing the state over another discrimination allegation.More >>
  • Swimmer suffers puncture wounds in shark attack on Cape Cod

    Swimmer suffers puncture wounds in shark attack on Cape Cod

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:53:07 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:41 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:41:32 GMT
    A man swimming off Cape Cod has been attacked by a shark and is being airlifted to a hospital.More >>
    A man swimming off Cape Cod has been attacked by a shark and is being airlifted to a hospital.More >>
  • Georgia woman facing 'longest sentence' for leaking to media

    Georgia woman facing 'longest sentence' for leaking to media

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:33:00 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:42 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:42:26 GMT
    Prosecutors say Georgia woman facing the 'longest sentence' ever for leaking to the news media.More >>
    Prosecutors say Georgia woman facing the 'longest sentence' ever for leaking to the news media.More >>
  • Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments

    Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:53:10 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:09:05 GMT
    (Francisco Kjolseth/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2017, file photo, Arch Canyon within Bears Ears National Monument in Utah is viewed. The U.S. government is issuing draft proposals for how it would like to manage two natio...(Francisco Kjolseth/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this May 8, 2017, file photo, Arch Canyon within Bears Ears National Monument in Utah is viewed. The U.S. government is issuing draft proposals for how it would like to manage two natio...
    The U.S. government on Wednesday issued proposals for managing two national monuments in Utah that were significantly downsized by President Donald Trump last year.More >>
    The U.S. government on Wednesday issued proposals for managing two national monuments in Utah that were significantly downsized by President Donald Trump last year.More >>
  • US, Mexico announce new strategies on cartels

    US, Mexico announce new strategies on cartels

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:52:22 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:48:00 GMT
    APNewsBreak: Drug Enforcement Administration officials tell The Associated Press that new plans to combat Mexican drug cartels will be unveiled in Chicago alongside members of the Mexican government.More >>
    APNewsBreak: Drug Enforcement Administration officials tell The Associated Press that new plans to combat Mexican drug cartels will be unveiled in Chicago alongside members of the Mexican government.More >>
  • Baby elephant joins herd at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

    Baby elephant joins herd at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:18:12 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:12:00 GMT
    (Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Safari Park via AP). This Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 photo provided by the San Diego Zoo Safari Park shows Umzula-zuli, a healthy male African elephant calf, taking its first tentative steps in the elephant enclosure under the watchf...(Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo Safari Park via AP). This Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 photo provided by the San Diego Zoo Safari Park shows Umzula-zuli, a healthy male African elephant calf, taking its first tentative steps in the elephant enclosure under the watchf...
    The newest elephant at San Diego Zoo Safari Park has joined the rest of the herd.More >>
    The newest elephant at San Diego Zoo Safari Park has joined the rest of the herd.More >>
  • Gubernatorial candidate challenges mayor with chicken outfit

    Gubernatorial candidate challenges mayor with chicken outfit

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:18:06 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:21:39 GMT
    A Rhode Island gubernatorial candidate brought a campaign volunteer in a chicken suit to challenge another contestant to primary debates.More >>
    A Rhode Island gubernatorial candidate brought a campaign volunteer in a chicken suit to challenge another contestant to primary debates.More >>
  • Notes of support pour in for 2 who started California blaze

    Notes of support pour in for 2 who started California blaze

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:53:01 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:20:57 GMT
    (Jessica Skropanic/Record Searchlight via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 photo, Rachel Pilli poses at the Care Net Pregnancy Center in Redding, Calif. A couple whose flattened trailer tire reportedly started a massive fire in Northern California h...(Jessica Skropanic/Record Searchlight via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 photo, Rachel Pilli poses at the Care Net Pregnancy Center in Redding, Calif. A couple whose flattened trailer tire reportedly started a massive fire in Northern California h...
    A couple whose flattened trailer tire reportedly started a massive fire in Northern California has received more than 100 cards and letters with supportive messages telling them not to feel guilty.More >>
    A couple whose flattened trailer tire reportedly started a massive fire in Northern California has received more than 100 cards and letters with supportive messages telling them not to feel guilty.More >>
  • Report done on boy's near-hanging, but not released

    Report done on boy's near-hanging, but not released

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:23:02 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:08:19 GMT
    Almost a year after an 8-year-old biracial boy was nearly hanged, the New Hampshire attorney general's office says a legal dispute is preventing it from releasing a report on its investigation.More >>
    Almost a year after an 8-year-old biracial boy was nearly hanged, the New Hampshire attorney general's office says a legal dispute is preventing it from releasing a report on its investigation.More >>
  • Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

    Monday, August 13 2018 9:50 AM EDT2018-08-13 13:50:37 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:07 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:07:59 GMT
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.More >>
    Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk says he's in talks with the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund about taking the electric car and solar panel maker private, but no deal has been finalized.More >>
  • Mother of missing baby charged after remains found near home

    Mother of missing baby charged after remains found near home

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:52:25 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:53:22 GMT
    Police in upstate New York have charged the mother of a missing baby with multiple felonies after the remains of a child were found near her home.More >>
    Police in upstate New York have charged the mother of a missing baby with multiple felonies after the remains of a child were found near her home.More >>
  • Kansas governor concedes, says he will endorse GOP nominee

    Kansas governor concedes, says he will endorse GOP nominee

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:14:37 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:56:31 GMT
    (Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018, file photo, Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer, left, alongside Lt. Gov. Tracey Mann, addresses the media at the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka, Kan., a day after his primary race aga...(Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP, File). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018, file photo, Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer, left, alongside Lt. Gov. Tracey Mann, addresses the media at the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka, Kan., a day after his primary race aga...
    Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer says he will endorse Republican nominee for governor Kris Kobach after conceding in the state's GOP primary.More >>
    Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer says he will endorse Republican nominee for governor Kris Kobach after conceding in the state's GOP primary.More >>
  • Vermont nominates 1st US transgender candidate for governor

    Vermont nominates 1st US transgender candidate for governor

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-08-15 02:18:01 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:39:36 GMT
    Christine Hallquist, the first transgender candidate to win a major-party nomination for governor, will face Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott, who won his party's nomination to run for a second term.More >>
    Christine Hallquist, the first transgender candidate to win a major-party nomination for governor, will face Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott, who won his party's nomination to run for a second term.More >>
  • ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

    ICE takes into custody defendant in New Mexico compound case

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:11 PM EDT2018-08-13 17:11:42 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:42:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...(AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...
    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.More >>
    A court hearing is planned on allegations that children at a remote compound in northern New Mexico may have been trained in the use of firearms in preparation for a school shooting.More >>
  • Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodging

    Yosemite reopens to visitors with smoky air, limited lodging

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:11:23 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:22 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:22:21 GMT
    (Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...(Steve Montalto/Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau via AP). This photo provided by Visit Yosemite, Madera County Visitors Bureau, shows Yosemite National Park employees, and a few visitors from France, posing for a photo holding hand fans th...
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.More >>
    Most of Yosemite National Park is set to reopen Tuesday after a 20-day closure that cost the tourist magnet millions of dollars and devastated local businesses.More >>
  • Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Governors: Trump directive could hurt effort to save bird

    Monday, August 13 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-08-13 05:07:42 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:58:32 GMT
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.More >>
    Some Western governors say a new Trump administration directive threatens to undermine a hard-won compromise aimed at saving a beleaguered bird scattered across their region.More >>
  • Actor Liev Schreiber denies hitting photographer

    Actor Liev Schreiber denies hitting photographer

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-08-15 02:52:51 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:36:39 GMT
    Liev Schreiber is denying allegations that he attacked a local New York photographer while he was in town filming the popular Showtime series "Ray Donovan.".More >>
    Liev Schreiber is denying allegations that he attacked a local New York photographer while he was in town filming the popular Showtime series "Ray Donovan.".More >>
  • Utah firefighter who died in California offered to help

    Utah firefighter who died in California offered to help

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:41:36 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:35:54 GMT
    (Jeffrey D. Allred/The Deseret News via AP). Draper Battalion Chiefs Bart Vawdrey and Kevin Holt listen during a press conference in Draper, Utah, on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Draper Battalion Chief Matthew Burchett died battling the largest recorded wil...(Jeffrey D. Allred/The Deseret News via AP). Draper Battalion Chiefs Bart Vawdrey and Kevin Holt listen during a press conference in Draper, Utah, on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Draper Battalion Chief Matthew Burchett died battling the largest recorded wil...
    A Utah firefighter who died battling the largest recorded blaze in California history was a 42-year-old man from a Salt Lake City suburb who leaves behind a wife and young son.More >>
    A Utah firefighter who died battling the largest recorded blaze in California history was a 42-year-old man from a Salt Lake City suburb who leaves behind a wife and young son.More >>
  • 'Touch the sun': NASA spacecraft hurtles toward our star

    'Touch the sun': NASA spacecraft hurtles toward our star

    Sunday, August 12 2018 3:36 AM EDT2018-08-12 07:36:03 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:35:09 GMT
    (Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). The Mobile Service Tower is rolled back to reveal the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket with the Parker Solar Probe onboard, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. A...(Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP). The Mobile Service Tower is rolled back to reveal the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket with the Parker Solar Probe onboard, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Fla. A...
    NASA has launched a spacecraft to the sun that will fly closer to our star than anything ever before.More >>
    NASA has launched a spacecraft to the sun that will fly closer to our star than anything ever before.More >>
  • Alaska's North Slope hit by strongest quake noted in region

    Alaska's North Slope hit by strongest quake noted in region

    Sunday, August 12 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-08-12 20:38:53 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:57:54 GMT
    Alaska's North Slope was hit Sunday by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, the state's seismologist said.More >>
    Alaska's North Slope was hit Sunday by the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in the region, the state's seismologist said.More >>
  • New Jersey takes in $40.6 million in sports bets in July

    New Jersey takes in $40.6 million in sports bets in July

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:39:20 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:52 AM EDT2018-08-15 10:52:53 GMT
    New Jersey casinos and racetracks took in $40.6 million in sports bets in the first full month in which it was permitted.More >>
    New Jersey casinos and racetracks took in $40.6 million in sports bets in the first full month in which it was permitted.More >>
  • Lavish court spending in poor West Virginia triggers scandal

    Lavish court spending in poor West Virginia triggers scandal

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:15:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:30:06 GMT
    In poor West Virginia, a scandal over spending by the state's Supreme Court has triggered a move by one branch of government to essentially fire another.More >>
    In poor West Virginia, a scandal over spending by the state's Supreme Court has triggered a move by one branch of government to essentially fire another.More >>
  • Judge sets deadline for Army specialist's citizenship ruling

    Judge sets deadline for Army specialist's citizenship ruling

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:27:33 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:29 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:29:27 GMT
    A federal judge says the U.S. government should decide whether to allow a recently discharged Army specialist to become a citizen within three weeks.More >>
    A federal judge says the U.S. government should decide whether to allow a recently discharged Army specialist to become a citizen within three weeks.More >>
  • The Latest: New Mexico defendant in immigration custody

    The Latest: New Mexico defendant in immigration custody

    Monday, August 13 2018 5:38 PM EDT2018-08-13 21:38:05 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:20:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...(AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, center, confers with one of his attorneys at a first appearance in New Mexico district court in Taos, N.M., on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, on accusations of child abuse and abducting his son from the boy's mother. ...
    Prosecutors say children who were found at a ramshackle New Mexico compound were trained to use firearms and learned other tactical techniques as they prepared to get rid of teachers, law enforcement and other...More >>
    Prosecutors say children who were found at a ramshackle New Mexico compound were trained to use firearms and learned other tactical techniques as they prepared to get rid of teachers, law enforcement and other institutions that were considered corrupt.More >>
  • Pawlenty's Minnesota loss caps political career with a thud

    Pawlenty's Minnesota loss caps political career with a thud

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:39 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:39:14 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:00:03 GMT
    (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this May 31, 2018, file photo, former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty speaks at a news conference in St. Paul, Minn. Minnesota Democrats are settling a three-way battle for governor in a stacked primary el...(Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this May 31, 2018, file photo, former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty speaks at a news conference in St. Paul, Minn. Minnesota Democrats are settling a three-way battle for governor in a stacked primary el...
    Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty's comeback bid fizzled in the Republican primary for his old job, as voters chose County Commissioner Jeff Johnson to face Democratic Rep. Tim Walz in the governor's race.More >>
    Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty's comeback bid fizzled in the Republican primary for his old job, as voters chose County Commissioner Jeff Johnson to face Democratic Rep. Tim Walz in the governor's race.More >>
  • Kansas governor concedes GOP primary to secretary of state

    Kansas governor concedes GOP primary to secretary of state

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-08-14 17:36:00 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-08-15 05:11:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Board of County Commissioners chairman Ed Eilert checks his cell phone following the Johnson County Board of Canvassers meeting, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Olathe, Kan. County election officials across Kansas on Monday beg...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). Board of County Commissioners chairman Ed Eilert checks his cell phone following the Johnson County Board of Canvassers meeting, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Olathe, Kan. County election officials across Kansas on Monday beg...
    Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has slightly widened his lead over Gov. Jeff Colyer in the state's Republican primary for governor.More >>
    Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has slightly widened his lead over Gov. Jeff Colyer in the state's Republican primary for governor.More >>
  • 9 injured in apparent natural gas explosion in Denver

    9 injured in apparent natural gas explosion in Denver

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:00:06 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:38:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Rubble from an apparent gas explosion in a row of homes is strewn along a block on Santa Fe Boulevard Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Denver. Firefighters are still determining how many people were injured in the explosion, whic...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Rubble from an apparent gas explosion in a row of homes is strewn along a block on Santa Fe Boulevard Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Denver. Firefighters are still determining how many people were injured in the explosion, whic...
    Firefighters say nine people were injured, one critically, by an apparent natural gas explosion in Denver.More >>
    Firefighters say nine people were injured, one critically, by an apparent natural gas explosion in Denver.More >>
  • Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

    Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:05:36 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:25:45 GMT
    Time is ticking down to decide what information to black out in a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses.More >>
    Time is ticking down to decide what information to black out in a forthcoming grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses.More >>
  • Police: Shooting followed dispute in Walmart checkout lines

    Police: Shooting followed dispute in Walmart checkout lines

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-08-15 01:36:37 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:33:31 GMT
    A man pulled a gun during a dispute with another customer in Walmart checkout lines near Philadelphia and opened fire, wounding several people.More >>
    A man pulled a gun during a dispute with another customer in Walmart checkout lines near Philadelphia and opened fire, wounding several people.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: California may redo law to treat, free suspects

    APNewsBreak: California may redo law to treat, free suspects

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:47:04 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-08-15 03:13:02 GMT
    California Gov. Jerry Brown is seeking to tighten a law he signed weeks ago that critics say could have freed rapists and murderers who completed two years of mental health treatment.More >>
    California Gov. Jerry Brown is seeking to tighten a law he signed weeks ago that critics say could have freed rapists and murderers who completed two years of mental health treatment.More >>
  • AP NewsBreak: Pilot who crashed his own home had hangar code

    AP NewsBreak: Pilot who crashed his own home had hangar code

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-08-14 20:15:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:40 PM EDT2018-08-15 01:40:41 GMT
    The president of a Utah company whose small plane was used by a man who died when he flew into his own house after he had been arrested for assaulting his wife says the pilot had full access to the plane because he...More >>
    The president of a Utah company whose small plane was used by a man who died when he flew into his own house after he had been arrested for assaulting his wife says the pilot had full access to the plane because he had earned the firm's trust.More >>
  • Teams trying to save ailing orca practice feeding live fish

    Teams trying to save ailing orca practice feeding live fish

    Friday, August 10 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-08-10 14:27:26 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-08-15 01:10:09 GMT
    (Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. J50 is the sick whale that a team of experts...(Brian Gisborne/Fisheries and Oceans Canada via AP). In this Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, Southern Resident killer whale J50 and her mother, J16, swim off the west coast of Vancouver Island near Port Renfrew, B.C. J50 is the sick whale that a team of experts...
    A team of whale experts has injected an ailing killer whale with antibiotics in a rare emergency effort to save her.More >>
    A team of whale experts has injected an ailing killer whale with antibiotics in a rare emergency effort to save her.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Johnson to make Libertarian bid for Senate seat

    APNewsBreak: Johnson to make Libertarian bid for Senate seat

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-08-14 18:57:28 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:41 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:41:42 GMT
    Former Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson is campaigning to unseat New Mexico's junior Democratic U.S. senator, seeking political opportunity in the space between Democrats and voters loyal to...More >>
    Former Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson is campaigning to unseat New Mexico's junior Democratic U.S. senator, seeking political opportunity in the space between Democrats and voters loyal to President Donald Trump.More >>
  • Jordanian immigrant gets death for Houston 'honor killings'

    Jordanian immigrant gets death for Houston 'honor killings'

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 3:43 PM EDT2018-08-14 19:43:32 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:28 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:28:45 GMT
    A Jordanian immigrant has been sentenced to death in Texas for the fatal shootings of his son-in-law and daughter's best friend in what prosecutors described as honor killings.More >>
    A Jordanian immigrant has been sentenced to death in Texas for the fatal shootings of his son-in-law and daughter's best friend in what prosecutors described as honor killings.More >>
  • Ex-Virginia Tech student pleads guilty to hiding teen's body

    Ex-Virginia Tech student pleads guilty to hiding teen's body

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:00:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-08-15 00:21:29 GMT
    A former Virginia Tech student has pleaded guilty to concealing the body of a slain 13-year-old girl; still faces trial on a charge of being an accessory to the teen's killing.More >>
    A former Virginia Tech student has pleaded guilty to concealing the body of a slain 13-year-old girl; still faces trial on a charge of being an accessory to the teen's killing.More >>
  • NYC mayor signs bill capping new ride-hail licenses

    NYC mayor signs bill capping new ride-hail licenses

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:09 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:09:15 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:59 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:59:41 GMT
    Drivers for ride-hailing services lined up for hours to register their cars before New York City enacts a temporary cap on new licenses.More >>
    Drivers for ride-hailing services lined up for hours to register their cars before New York City enacts a temporary cap on new licenses.More >>
  • Defense: No evidence in teen's death days after Obama event

    Defense: No evidence in teen's death days after Obama event

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-08-14 11:16:40 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-08-14 23:43:52 GMT
    Two men are standing trial in the 2013 shooting death of a 15-year-old Chicago student just days after she performed with her high school band at then-President Barack Obama's inaugural festivities.More >>
    Two men are standing trial in the 2013 shooting death of a 15-year-old Chicago student just days after she performed with her high school band at then-President Barack Obama's inaugural festivities.More >>
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