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Missing skier found alive near Jackson Hole resort

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:57am

A skier missing in Grand Teton National Park since Monday has been found alive.

Death lawsuit: Jail shower 'seemingly designed' for suicide

Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:57am

The sister of an inmate who hanged himself in New Orleans' new jail last year has filed a federal lawsuit, saying her mentally ill brother hanged himself in a jail shower that was "seemingly designed to facilitate suicides."

House speaker getting firsthand look at US-Mexico border

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:56am

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan is visiting the Rio Grande valley for a firsthand look at the U.S.-Mexico border as the Trump administration steps up immigration enforcement and prepares to ask Congress to pay for a border wall.

Anorexic, bulimic woman who fought force-feeding dies at 30

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:50am

An anorexic and bulimic New Jersey woman who petitioned a court to refuse force-feeding has died three months after a judge granted her request.

Lawyer says she failed prep school grad at sex assault trial

Holly Ramer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:40am

An attorney arguing that a New Hampshire prep school graduate received ineffective counsel during his sexual assault trial says she failed him.

Support pours in for damaged Jewish cemetery near St. Louis

Jim Salter, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:32am

A suburban St. Louis Jewish cemetery badly damaged by vandals is getting a show of support from cleanup volunteers, well-wishers and financial contributors from across many faiths.

Teens accused of plot to rob, kill girl found shot in ditch

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:32am

Two teenage boys charged with shooting a 14-year-old girl in the back of the head and leaving her wounded in a ditch lured her to the spot in a small Utah town with a plan to rob and kill her, prosecutors said.

Caretaker performed sexy dance on 100-year-old with dementia

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:32am

Ohio police say a caretaker was filmed performing a sexually provocative dance on a 100-year-old assisted living home resident with dementia and has been charged with gross sexual imposition.

1 killed, 1 injured in plane crash near New Haven airport

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:30am

One person has died and another has been seriously injured following a small plane crash near Tweed New Haven Airport in Connecticut.

Minnesota man gets 2 year sentence for lying in terror case

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:30am

A Minnesota man has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for lying to the FBI about his contact with a terror suspect linked to the Somali militant group al-Shabab.

Death in Mississippi: Man held in quadruple slaying

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:30am

Mississippi authorities have arrested a man on charges that he killed his romantic partner, her child, her mother and her sister.

The Latest: 2 lanes of US 101 open after flooding

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:30am

The Latest on storms in California (all times local):

Alabama prosecutors oppose relocating officer's murder trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:22am

Prosecutors say the murder trial of an Alabama police officer should be held in the capital.

AP source: Trump administration set to lift federal transgender bathroom guidelines.

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:22am

AP source: Trump administration set to lift federal transgender bathroom guidelines.

Cop in fatal wrong-way crash rejects deal, will face trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:20am

A former New Jersey police officer charged with a drunken driving crash that killed a fellow officer and another man has turned down a plea deal and will face trial.

Correction: Decade in Jail-No Trial story

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:13am

In a story Feb. 18 about a man charged with murder who has waited nearly 10 years in jail without a trial, The Associated Press misspelled the first name of the victim's brother. His name is Malcolm Reaves, not Malcomb Reaves. The AP also erroneously reported what Reaves said about the trial's delays. Reaves did not say that it's wrong for the suspect to wait nearly a decade. He said he understands that some people say such a wait is wrong.

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Thousands flee, freeway shut down in flooding near San Francisco

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:09am

Rising floodwaters sent at least 14,000 residents fleeing inundated homes in San Jose, California, and forced the shutdown of a major freeway Wednesday.

Ohio court will hear debate on autopsies of 8 family members

Andrew Welsh-Huggins, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:08am

The Ohio Supreme Court said Wednesday it will hear an open records dispute involving autopsy reports in the unsolved slayings of eight family members.

Police release audio of suspect in Indiana girls' deaths

Rick Callahan, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:07am

One of two teenage girls killed last week in northern Indiana recorded a suspect's voice, authorities said Wednesday.