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Maryland parents being investigated over YouTube channel

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 9:12am

Authorities in Maryland are trying to determine whether a couple who posted controversial videos of themselves and their five children had broken the law.

Prosecutors: Inmates distributed child porn inside prison

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

Prosecutors say five inmates serving sentences for child pornography used contraband cellphones and removable storage cards to share child pornography inside the prison.

Family sees video of police shooting, still has questions

Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 9:05am

The family of a man shot 19 times by police in South Carolina watched a video of his killing and were left with almost as many questions as answers, their attorney said Wednesday.

Jury deliberating in eye doctor's $105M Medicare fraud case

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 9:05am

A jury has begun deliberations in the Medicare fraud trial of a prominent Florida eye doctor who is accused separately of bribing a U.S. senator.

Audit: Ferguson courts 'in disarray' after police killing

Jim Salter, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 9:05am

An audit launched in the wake of unrest following the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson found the city's court system "in disarray" and disorganized.

All in the Family: Trump mixes family, governing, business

Nancy Benac, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 9:00am

Not since John F. Kennedy appointed his brother Bobby to be attorney general and his brother-in-law as director of the Peace Corps has a president leaned so heavily on his family. Even Donald Trump's 5-year-old granddaughter Arabella has pitched in.

Embattled lawmaker: I will 'stand strong for men's rights'

Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:50am

A New Hampshire lawmaker accused of creating a misogynistic online forum is resisting calls for his resignation and says he will "stand strong for men's rights."

Eastern Idaho caregiver charged with Medicaid fraud

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

An eastern Idaho woman accused of forging billable hours to a health program without providing care to a patient is facing multiple counts of Medicaid fraud.

2 hurt in ship explosion in Atlantic Ocean flown to Azores

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:30am

Authorities say two crew members injured in an explosion aboard a ship in the Atlantic Ocean have been flown to Portugal's Azores Islands.

Officer charged with punching casino bathroom attendant

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:30am

A Rhode Island police officer charged with punching a 73-year-old casino bathroom attendant because "the water was too cold" is seeking to avoid prison.

Former congresswoman's fraud trial opening in Florida

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:20am

Former U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown is accused of using a charity as a personal slush fund in a federal fraud and conspiracy trial opening in Jacksonville. She has denied the charges.

APNewsBreak: Boston police make little progress on race gap

Philip Marcelo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:04am

The rate at which minorities are subjected to stops, searches and frisks by police doesn't appear to be improving in Boston in the year since the department claimed it was narrowing racial disparities in their tactics.

Leading GOP moderate opposes plan to move House health bill

Alan Fram and Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:04am

Leading House conservatives are saying good things about a plan to revive the GOP health care bill. But an influential GOP House moderate is opposing the proposal, leaving party leaders to assess whether the idea could help one of President Donald Trump's premier but most problematic priorities spring back to life.

Man accused of rape amid electronic monitoring pleads guilty

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:04am

A suburban Cincinnati man accused of having a 14-year-old girl brought to his home by taxi while he was on electronic monitoring, holding her captive for months and raping her has pleaded guilty to charges in county court as his federal case is pending.

FDA: Avoid fake 'miracle' cancer treatments sold on internet

Linda A. Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:00am

U.S. regulators are warning consumers to avoid 65 bogus products hawked on the internet with false claims that they can cure, treat, diagnose or prevent cancer.

Man in domestic violence fight fatally shot by police

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 7:52am

Authorities in Florida say police shot and killed a man after he tried to grab an officer's stun gun during a confrontation.

Questions persist in death of prominent New York judge

Tom Hays, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 7:42am

When Sheila Abdus-Salaam agreed to speak this month at an alumni gathering at Columbia Law School, it was business as usual for someone in demand as the first black woman to serve on New York's highest court.

Police: Trooper shoots man driving at him, dragging officer

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 7:30am

A man has been wounded and an officer injured after the suspect gained control of a police car as authorities investigated a report of possible counterfeit money in western Kentucky.

Man who wounded 5 at police shooting protest to be sentenced

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 7:30am

A Minnesota man is facing sentencing in the shooting of five black men who were demonstrating against the police killing of a black man in Minneapolis.

Ohio police trying to identify owners of dog that killed man

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 6:50am

Police in Ohio are still trying to identify and locate the owner of a pit bull that mauled a man to death.