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Child killed, 3 adults injured when truck hits car in NYC

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 3:04pm

Police say a 3-year-old girl was killed and three adults were injured when a garbage truck hit another vehicle in a New York City neighborhood.

Tensions rise between Turkey, US along Syrian border

Zeynep Bilginsoy and Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 2:35pm

Tensions rose Saturday along the Turkish-Syrian border as both Turkey and the U.S. moved armored vehicles to the region and Turkey's leader once again demanded that the United States stop supporting the Syrian Kurdish militants there.

Winter lingered in northern New England, and so will the mud

Patrick Whittle, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 2:25pm

Spring is in the air. But mud is on the ground, and will be for a while.

Winter lingered in northern New England, and so will the mud

Patrick Whittle, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 1:55pm

Spring is in the air. But mud is on the ground, and will be for a while.

Pentagon: blast kills US service member outside Mosul

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 1:53pm

A U.S. service member in Iraq was killed Saturday by an explosive device outside Mosul, according to a statement released by the Pentagon.

Book focuses on local movement that ended 2024 Olympics bid

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 1:50pm

The local movement that torpedoed Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics is the subject of a new book.

Wolf nearing extinction gives birth to 6 pups at museum

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 1:36pm

A wolf nearing extinction in the wild has given birth to six pups at a North Carolina museum.

Hacker releases stolen copies of Netflix series

Michael Liedtke, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 1:24pm

A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black."

Judge says Houston-area bail system unfair to poor offenders

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 1:14pm

A judge rebuked Houston-area authorities for imposing a bail system that's unfair to people arrested for lesser offenses who are detained for long periods because they're unable to pay for their release.

Trump says he's brought 'profound change' to Washington

Laurie Kellman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 12:52pm

President Donald Trump on Saturday marked his 100th day in office by saying he had brought "profound change" to Washington and reaffirming that "my only allegiance" is to those he governs.

China deports US businesswoman accused of spying

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 12:50pm

An American woman who was arrested while on a business trip in China and later convicted of spying has been deported to the United States.

Latest use of sedative keeps death penalty debate alive

Andrew Welsh-Huggins, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 12:37pm

Is unorthodox the same as cruel and unusual punishment?

Underfed dogs confiscated from Riverton home are improving

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 12:37pm

Almost 50 dogs confiscated from rural residence by Riverton officials earlier this week are recovering and may soon be placed in permanent homes.

Man fires gun after luxury car is bumped near Wall Street

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 12:37pm

Police say a man in a luxury car just off Wall Street in New York City fired his gun after another motorist backed into the vehicle.

Wilder superintendent to run for Idaho schools chief

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 11:54am

Wilder School Superintendent Jeff Dillon has filed to run for state superintendent of public instruction in 2018.

Critics question top US prosecutor's style after blunt words

Sadie Gurman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 10:38am

With two dust-ups in a week, first with a judge in Hawaii and another with leaders of the nation's largest and most powerful police department, Attorney General Jeff Sessions sounds to some more like the conservative senator from Alabama he once was rather than the top prosecutor he is today.

Man sentenced for using Xbox chat to ask for boys' nude pics

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

A convicted pedophile who used the messaging service on his Xbox to solicit nude photos from four boys in three states is heading to prison.

SW Idaho man's request to withdraw guilty plea rejected

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 9:14am

An Idaho man who pleaded guilty to a shooting that seriously wounded a 10-year-old girl will not be allowed to withdraw his guilty plea.

Police: Texas officer faked his own death, fled into Mexico

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 8:50am

Authorities in Texas say a police officer who notified his wife that he planned to kill himself actually faked his own death and fled to Mexico.