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State health department issues

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:50am

A fourth case of the Zika virus has been found in Connecticut and state officials are renewing travel warnings related to the disease.

Google front page celebrates Sigmund Freud's 160th birthday

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:50am

Google is celebrating Sigmund Freud's 160th birthday with a special doodle.

2 teens arrested in shooting during Derby festival parade

Claire Galofaro, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:50am

Two 15-year-old boys are accused of opening fire in broad daylight on a busy downtown sidewalk as the Kentucky Derby Festival's Pegasus Parade marched by Thursday afternoon. Two other teens were injured, and panicked families dived behind bleachers and trash bins to escape the chaos.

2 weeks after 8 killed in Ohio, no arrests, few answers

Andrew Welsh-Huggins, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:50am

Two weeks have passed since the bodies of eight family members were found on April 22 at four different homes in Ohio. No arrests have been made, and a motive for the Pike County killings remains unclear. Autopsies show the victims were shot, some of them multiple times. Here's a look at the killings and what's known:

Mother of boy who fatally shot classmate facing charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:41am

The mother of a 12-year-old boy who allegedly shot a classmate to death in Tennessee is facing charges.

Roads closed in Boise neighborhood due to landslide risk

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:41am

The Ada County Highway District has closed roads in an upscale Boise neighborhood due to landslide risk.

Judge OKs Justice Department's reforms for Newark police

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:41am

A federal judge has approved a settlement between the federal government and New Jersey's largest city over the way its police department conducts its business, officials announced Friday.

In California, couple's return to meat sparks vegan uproar

Christine Armario, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:40am

At the Cafe Gratitude restaurant chain in California, waiters serve plates of vegan rice bowls, vegetable pizzas and tempeh sandwiches with names such as "Gracious," ''Warm-Hearted" and "Magical."

Texas children tied outside had hundreds of scars, injuries

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:40am

Authorities say two young children found chained and leashed outside a San Antonio home had suffered hundreds of scars and injuries from months, perhaps years of abuse.

Nevada inmate serving sex assault sentence dead in prison

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:31am

Nevada prison officials say a 73-year-old inmate serving a 10-years-to-life sentence for sexual assault in Lyon County has died at a prison medical facility in Carson City.

Police: 3 hurt in shooting outside mall in DC suburbs

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:31am

Police in Maryland say three people are hurt after a shooting outside a mall in the Washington suburbs.

Kerry: Diverse graduating class is 'Trump's worst nightmare'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:21am

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has told Northeastern University's graduating class that their diversity makes them "Donald Trump's worst nightmare."

Rick Perry ditches black glasses for official Texas portrait

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:21am

Rick Perry finally has a portrait in the Texas Capitol — and no, he's not wearing the glasses.

Meridian police: Firearms stolen from unlocked vehicles

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:10am

A southwest Idaho police department says three handguns, a rifle and a shotgun have been stolen from unlocked vehicles in the last week.

The Latest: DC's subway to endure year of slowdowns

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:10am

The Latest on Washington's beleaguered subway system (all times local):

Attorney: Kansas delays Planned Parenthood's Medicaid cutoff

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:10am

A Planned Parenthood attorney says Kansas will not cut off Medicaid funding for the abortion provider until May 24.

Quiz: Which city has the most coffee shops, pizza places per capita?

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:01am

Which city has the most coffee shops per capita? How about the most pizza places? Which state has the most yoga studios? These questions and more in our "per capita" quiz.

LSU audit backs university claims on band director firing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:01am

An LSU audit backs the university's claims that it fired its former band director because he was improperly awarding musician scholarships to its Golden Girls dance team and color guard.

Vietnam veteran with brain tumor honored in La Vista home

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:00am

A Vietnam veteran with a terminal brain tumor has received an Honor Flight salute at his home in a suburb of Omaha.

Oregon lays out guidelines for transgender students

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 10:00am

The Oregon Department of Education has suggested that all transgender students in the state should be able to use whatever names, bathrooms and pronouns they want.