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Group: Police wrongly threaten homeless, order them to move

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:40am

A civil liberties group says New York City police are violating homeless people's rights by threatening them and ordering them to "move along" in public places.

Federal study inconclusive on TCE and birth defects

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:40am

A federal study prompted by concerns about health effects of exposure to the solvent TCE is inconclusive about the chemical's potential link to birth defects.

1 dead, 1 hurt when car slams into South Florida school bus

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:40am

Police say one person is dead and another injured in a crash that left a car wedged under a school bus in southeast Florida.

Consultant: No choice but to subcontract to Alabama speaker

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:40am

A Florida political consultant testified Thursday that he believed he had no choice but to subcontract Alabama Republican Party campaign printing work back to a firm owned by the party's chairman.

The Latest: Prosecutor says pair plotted to steal exec's SUV

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:40am

The Latest on the fatal shooting of ex-coal chief executive Bennett Hatfield in southern West Virginia (all times local):

WHO: Nearly 960 killed in attacks on hospitals in 2 years

Maria Danilova and Jamey Keaten, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:40am

Nearly 960 people have been killed worldwide in attacks on medical facilities in conflicts over the past two years, the World Health Organization said in a report Thursday that highlighted an alarming disrespect for the protection of health care in war by both governments and armed groups.

Students involved in attack that leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:30am

Authorities say one person is dead and another hospitalized after a shooting and stabbing near a San Francisco Bay Area high school.

Police officer, ex-union president charged with theft

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:30am

Authorities say a Maryland Transportation Authority Police officer and former police union president is charged with theft.

Delaware National Guard HQ to unveil Beau Biden signs

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:30am

The Delaware National Guard will unveil new signs naming its headquarters after former state attorney general and National Guard Major Beau Biden.

Police investigate fatal shooting in Susanville

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:11am

Police say a man is dead after being found shot northwest of Reno.

The Latest: Man charged in professor's murder stays in jail

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:10am

The Latest on the arrest made in killing of a Florida State University law professor(all times local):

Mother of shooting victim fatally shot ahead of trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:10am

The mother of a 1-year-old shooting victim has been fatally shot, four months before she was to testify against the man accused of paralyzing her daughter.

Child dies after being shot in fight between dad, neighbors

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 8:50am

Police say a young girl has died after being shot in the head during a fight between her father and neighbors in Detroit.

The Latest: New Orleans jail troubles aired for 2nd day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 8:50am

The Latest on a federal court hearing on whether control of the troubled New Orleans jail should be taken from a local elected sheriff and placed in the hands of an independent third party (all times local):

Speeding van lands in lake, killing 3 summer camp workers

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 8:50am

Police say a driver lost control of a speeding van and crashed into a Pennsylvania lake, killing three summer camp workers.

Vegas police seek suspect in Tropicana sports book robbery

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 8:40am

Las Vegas police are looking for suspect in an armed robbery at the sports book at the Tropicana hotel-casino.

AP: Intruders breach US airport fences about every 10 days

Justin Pritchard and Martha Mendoza, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 8:40am

not on the intruders who slip through perimeter gates or jump over fences, but on the release of information about the breaches.

University of North Alabama President given bonus

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 8:21am

University of North Alabama President Ken Kitts is set to receive an almost $40,000 bonus.

Susan Hunter will remain UMaine president through 2018

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 8:21am

The University of Maine System says Susan Hunter will remain president of the flagship campus in Orono through at least the summer 2018.