Jacques Billeaud, Associated Press | Posted Jan 16th - 6:50pm
An Arizona state trooper who was beaten and shot while responding to a traffic collision on Interstate 10 was attacked by a Mexican man who was responsible for the one-vehicle rollover, authorities said.
Maryclaire Dale and Michael Rubinkam, Associated Press | Posted Jan 16th - 6:20pm
The smiles radiate from photos posted online by friends: Grace Packer sporting an impish grin as a toddler, floating happily in a pool as a young teen, leaning in to talk to a friend at her school lunch table.
Bill Barrow, Associated Press | Posted Jan 16th - 3:40pm
As Americans celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights leaders and activists are trying to reconcile the transition from the nation's first black president to a president-elect still struggling to connect with most non-white voters.
Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press | Posted Jan 16th - 2:54pm
Five Idaho lawmakers surprised the House floor Monday by asking Speaker Scott Bedke to remove them from their committee assignments in a defiant act of solidarity with a female colleague recently admonished for comments on the mobility of women.
Michael Tarm, Associated Press | Posted Jan 16th - 2:30pm
The release of a damning Department of Justice report, which found civil rights abuses permeate Chicago's 12,000-officer police force, was in many ways just the start of a process that could take a decade or more.