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California police panned for slow response to Capitol clash

Don Thompson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:20pm

Authorities were anticipating violence as a white nationalist group planned a demonstration at the California Capitol, and they brought in more than 100 officers to patrol the grounds.

Over 200 cities, counties and tribes get mosquito grants

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:10pm

The state Department of Health says over 200 cities, counties and tribes in South Dakota are sharing about $500,000 in grants for mosquito control and West Nile virus prevention.

Man accused of fatal potty-training beating gets trial date

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:10pm

A man accused of beating his girlfriend's 2-year-old son to death over potty training is set to go on trial next March.

Governor wants whitewater center review after visitor dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:10pm

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says there needs to be a review of oversight for the U.S. National Whitewater Center following the death of an Ohio teenager who contracted an infection after she visited the park.

Crews report wildfire progress in canyon outside Las Vegas

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:00pm

Crews are reporting progress containing a wildfire burning in a mountain canyon about 25 miles west of the Las Vegas Strip.

Wyoming authorities to speak about Utah rail worker's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:00pm

Authorities in Wyoming plan to make an announcement about the investigation into the death of a Utah rail worker who disappeared amid a manhunt for two suspects in a kidnapping case.

Trial begins in lawsuit over spinal bone cement

Martha Bellisle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:00pm

The physician who used a non-FDA-approved bone cement during a woman's spinal surgery and the company that ran an illegal test market to promote the dangerous product should be held accountable for her death, a lawyer for the woman's daughter told a jury Monday.

Pennsylvania officer shot 7 times is released from hospital

Megan Trimble, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:00pm

A police officer who was shot seven times during a drug investigation exchanged salutes with cheering colleagues as he left a Philadelphia hospital Monday, just three days after the confrontation.

North Dakota drug informant's family sues for wrongful death

Dave Kolpack, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:00pm

The family of a North Dakota college student who was a confidential informant for a drug task force filed a wrongful death lawsuit Monday accusing a sheriff's department, a deputy and the county of failing to ensure the 20-year-old's safety.

Dems: Clinton never personally denied Benghazi security

Matthew Daly, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:50pm

Hillary Clinton never personally denied any requests from diplomats for additional security at the U.S. outpost in Benghazi, Libya, according to Democrats on a select House panel who absolved the former secretary of state and the U.S. military of wrongdoing in the deadly Sept. 11, 2012 attacks.

Growth pushes Powder Mountain developers to new water system

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:41pm

Powder Mountain water users are looking for a new system as future development and the deletion of a spring as a drinking water source has forced changes to water rights in the area.

Man dies after shooting outside Las Vegas liquor store

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:40pm

Authorities have identified a 25-year-old man killed in a shooting front of a liquor store in a neighborhood several miles east of downtown Las Vegas.

Rutledge evaluating abortion ruling's impact on Arkansas

Andrew Demillo, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:40pm

Attorney General Leslie Rutledge is evaluating how a U.S. Supreme Court decision striking down a Texas abortion law will affect a lawsuit over Arkansas' restrictions on how the abortion pill is administered, the Republican said Monday.

Group deploys military veterans to volunteer in Detroit

Mike Householder, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:40pm

Dozens of military veterans have come to Detroit to rebuild neglected areas of the financially distressed city.

Veteran: Therapy wrongly denied because she is HIV-positive

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:40pm

An Iraq War veteran claims in a federal lawsuit that she was unlawfully denied aquatic therapy at an orthopedic hospital in Pennsylvania because she has the virus that causes AIDS.

Senate confirms judicial nominee for Nebraska

Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:40pm

The Senate on Monday confirmed one of President Barack Obama's nominees to be a federal judge in Nebraska.

Woman sought in 2009 slaying in Hawaii arrested in Las Vegas

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:30pm

Authorities say a woman sought in Hawaii in the fatal shooting of a 21-year-old woman in June 2009 has been arrested in Las Vegas.

Louisiana judge to stop jailing defendants over fees

Rebecca Santana, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:30pm

A Louisiana judge and a civil rights group that accused him of running a debtors prison have reached a temporary agreement under which the judge will stop jailing defendants for nonpayment of fees and stop assessing certain costs on defendants.

More Clinton emails released, including some she deleted

Michael Biesecker and Stephen Braun, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:22pm

An additional 165 pages of emails from Hillary Clinton's time at the State Department surfaced Monday, including nearly three dozen that the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee failed to hand over last year that were sent through her private server.

Trial for former lottery official moved from central Iowa

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:21pm

A judge has ordered the second trial for a former lottery official accused of fixing jackpots in several states to be held outside of central Iowa because of extensive media coverage.