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Massive slide covers stretch of iconic California highway

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:12am

A massive new landslide along California's iconic coastal Highway 1 has buried the road under a 40-foot layer of rock and dirt, the latest hit in winter of crippling slides and flooding.

MBA for mom who went to all classes with quadriplegic son

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:10am

A Southern California university has awarded an honorary degree to the mother of a quadriplegic student after she attended every class with him and took his notes while he pursued his Master of Business Administration.

Motorcycle hit scooter, fisherman in crash that killed 3

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:10am

Police say a motorcycle plowed into a scooter and then hit a man fishing on a South Florida bridge in a pre-dawn crash that killed three people.

Flood fears spread to Carolinas as rain pounds the South

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:10am

The threat of flooding continues across several southern states as heavy rain soaked the area and prompted new flood watches in the Carolinas while a massive storm system swept eastward.

Intelligence chief says US has not yet verified that the Islamic State's was responsible for the Manchester attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:55am

Intelligence chief says US has not yet verified that the Islamic State's was responsible for the Manchester attack.

Times Square victim's dad writes thank-you letter to NYC

Holly Yan, CNN  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:44am

Tom Elsman can barely process the grief of losing his daughter in last week's Times Square rampage. But he made sure to write a letter thanking the people of New York City.

8-foot python startles man and dog in Florida garage

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:36am

An 8-foot (2 meters) python slithered into a Florida garage, startling an unsuspecting homeowner who was taking his dog for a walk.

Hawaii jet took off with unruly passenger despite red flags

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:28am

Anil Uskanli, who authorities say inspired so much fear among flight attendants that military fighter jets were scrambled to escort the plane to Hawaii, raised a series of possible red flags between purchasing his ticket and being the first passenger to board the American Airlines flight.

Deputy stabbed, man killed in Idaho police shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:28am

A man is dead following a police shooting in southwest Idaho and a law enforcement officer is recovering from multiple stab wounds.

What drones? Fed finds no drones at ex-nuclear weapons site

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:17am

Federal authorities have probed a rash of reported sightings of unmanned drones flying about a former nuclear weapons site in South Carolina, but say none could be verified.

Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

Eileen Sullivan and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 6:46am

Former CIA Director John Brennan is set to testify publicly about the intelligence underpinning the Obama administration's conclusion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election and could shed light on concerns about the security risk posed by President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

A call for patience during investigation of campus stabbing

Jessica Gresko and Brian Witte, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 6:27am

Authorities appealed for patience from two college communities reacting in shock, fear and anger after a white University of Maryland student was arrested in what police called the unprovoked stabbing of a black Bowie State University student.

Woman trying to buy birthday card trapped inside CVS

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 5:46am

A woman trying to buy a birthday card called police when she was accidentally barricaded inside a CVS store in central Florida.

New York man: 24 years for smuggling marijuana on flights

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 5:36am

A New York man convicted of smuggling about 880 pounds (400 kilograms) of marijuana on commercial flights from San Francisco to North Carolina has been sentenced to 24 years in federal prison.

DNA tests identify remains as missing South Carolina man

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 5:06am

The Charleston County Coroner's Office says that human remains, including a foot inside a shoe, are those of a 20-year-old South Carolina man who had been missing since December.

Veteran reporter compares Watergate, Trump's travails

Walter Mears, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 2:56am

the final evidence that forced him from the White House.

High court ruling may give voter rights groups a strong tool

Jonathan Drew and Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 2:54am

The Supreme Court's ruling that two North Carolina congressional districts relied too heavily on race should give voting-rights advocates a potent tool to fight other electoral maps drawn to give Republicans an advantage in the state.

Ex-church treasurer ordered to pay back more than $201,000

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 2:50am

A former church treasurer in Kentucky has been sentenced to 21 months in federal prison and must repay more than $201,000 taken from the church.

Trump and the Fifth Amendment: It's complicated

Nancy Benac, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 1:46am

Donald Trump is fickle about the Fifth.

Survivors: Help build congresswoman mass shooting memorial

Astrid Galvan, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 1:13am

Survivors of the mass shooting that left former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords severely wounded are pleading with the public to help pay for a long-planned memorial after state funding fell through during this year's session of the Arizona Legislature.