Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press | Posted Jul 28th - 11:00pm
When the public gets its first glimpse Friday of the school built to replace the one where 20 first-graders and six educators were massacred, they'll see a building designed to be attractive, environmentally friendly, conducive to learning, and above all, safe.
When one of Angie Schmehl's identical twins, born at 26 weeks, died after 16 days of life, she didn't expect to be hounded by the state about picking a pediatrician for him and threats to cut off his insurance.
Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press | Posted Jul 28th - 10:01pm
The gunman's bullets that killed three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge also targeted the country and "touched the soul of the entire nation," Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday at a memorial service for the fallen officers.
When he was initially arrested in the 1977 shooting death of a former immigration official in Florida, William Claybourne Taylor posted bond and disappeared. Decades later, federal agents have finally caught up to him in North Carolina.
Scott Sonner, Associated Press | Posted Jul 28th - 7:00pm
Sparks police officers fatally shot a motorist who allegedly failed to comply with orders Thursday during a traffic stop after hitting several vehicles while speeding through a residential area and barreling down streets the wrong way, police said.