Ken Ritter, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 10:49am
A former Las Vegas justice of the peace has been barred for life from the court bench in Nevada as punishment for a series of courtroom confrontations, including ordering a defense attorney to be handcuffed when she wouldn't stop 0arguing to keep a client out of jail.
Jim Salter, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 10:48am
A spring-like storm system spawned tornadoes that destroyed more than 100 homes and killed three people in the central U.S. before it rumbled eastward Wednesday, putting about 95 million people in its path, forecasters said.
Heather Hollingsworth, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 10:38am
Authorities arrested a man Wednesday suspected of shooting a Kansas convenience store clerk and kidnapping two hikers in New Mexico while on the run after his girlfriend was killed and a jogger was shot in Mississippi.
Mark Sherman, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 9:37am
The Supreme Court gave new life Wednesday to a challenge by African-Americans in Virginia who say lawmakers packed some legislative districts with black voters to make other districts whiter and more Republican.