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Tennessee Supreme Court upholds lethal injection method

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:50am

The Tennessee Supreme Court has upheld the state's method of lethal injection.

Woman, man arrested after marijuana found in pink backpack

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:44am

Police say a woman and man are facing multiple charges after marijuana was found on her 10-year-old daughter during a traffic stop in northeastern Louisiana.

Washington prep football coach relieved of his duties

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:44am

A Spokane high school football coach who is accused of exposing himself to players last summer has been relieved of his coaching duties.

Virginia woman found guilty in beating death of goddaughter

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:40am

A Virginia woman has been found guilty after pleading no contest in the beating death of her 3-year-old goddaughter.

First lady helps present courage awards to 13 women

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:40am

Melania Trump is helping present courage awards to 13 women from around the world.

Supreme Court hears case of men convicted in 1984 murder

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:40am

The Supreme Court is weighing whether to overturn the convictions of seven men in the brutal beating death of a woman about a mile (1.6 kilometers) from the U.S. Capitol in 1984.

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Woman strikes Capitol Police cruiser, taken into custody

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:35am

A woman described as "erratic and aggressive" drove a vehicle into a U.S. Capitol Police cruiser near the Capitol on Wednesday morning and was taken into custody, police said.

No LGBTQ category included in Census proposal for 2020 count

Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:23am

The U.S. Census Bureau is not proposing a separate count of LGBTQ Americans for its 2020 Census.

Perez asks for Democratic Party staff resignations

Bill Barrow, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:20am

New Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez is asking all paid party employees to resign as he tries to rebuild the embattled organization.

Woman charged in Sandy Hook parent threat a court no-show

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:15am

A Florida woman charged with threatening the parent of a boy killed in the 2012 mass shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut, was a no-show Wednesday at change-of-plea hearing and now faces a more severe punishment if convicted.

Twin Falls shop worker accused of taking $20,000 from store

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:15am

A Twin Falls shop employee is accused of stealing more than $20,000 from the store she worked at.

Fake plaque at University of North Carolina

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:10am

Activists in North Carolina who want to see a building named after a famed African-American writer have struck again.

Judge moves trial of Iowa man charged with killing officers

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:04am

An Iowa judge has moved the murder trial of a man charged in the killing of two police officers to another part of the state.

Trump administration seeks delay in ruling on climate plan

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:00am

The Trump administration has asked a federal appeals court to postpone ruling on the merits of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change.

The Latest: Wyden wants review of Russia-Trump relationships

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:00am

The Latest on congressional maneuvering around investigations into Russian meddling into United States politics (all times local):

Family gets a shock when turkey crashes through windshield

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 9:00am

A New Jersey family traveling through northern Indiana got a shock when a 30-pound turkey crashed through their vehicle's windshield.

2 dead in officer-involved shooting, police investigating

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 8:54am

Police are continuing to investigate how two people were killed in a shooting that involved two officers in a wealthy Louisville suburb.

Car FDR used while governor of NY is being repaired by state

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 8:45am

A state-owned car used by Franklin D. Roosevelt while governor of New York is heading into the shop for some repairs.

Capitol Police: 'No nexus to terrorism' in Capitol complex incident, described as 'traffic stop'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 29th - 8:35am

Capitol Police: 'No nexus to terrorism' in Capitol complex incident, described as 'traffic stop'