Amy Forliti and Steve Karnowski, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 20th - 11:42am
The family of an Australian woman shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer has hired an attorney who represented the family of black motorist Philando Castile, who was also slain by a Minnesota police officer.
Battling brain cancer, Sen. John McCain on Thursday promised to return to work, leveling fresh criticism at the Trump administration and aiming a good-natured dig at Republican and Democratic colleagues who were jolted by news of the six-term lawmaker's diagnosis.
A man wanted in the 1980 killing of a Pennsylvania police chief lived in a secret room in his ex-wife's home and told her to bury him in the backyard when he died — which she did after he had two strokes in 1997.
Investigators have no leads or suspects in the death of a 10-year-old Miami boy from an apparent fentanyl overdose, the youngest known victim of the opioid crisis in the city, the police chief said Thursday.
Scott Smith, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 20th - 9:41am
A blaze burning in foothills west of Yosemite National Park destroyed dozens of structures and forced thousands to flee Gold Rush-era towns but fire crews have been able to stop it from reaching a threatened community in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada.
Eric Tucker and Sadie Gurman, Associated Press | Posted
Jul 20th - 9:31am
Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he has no immediate plans to resign after President Donald Trump excoriated the nation's top prosecutor for recusing himself from the probe of suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. political campaign.