Sadie Gurman and Alicia A. Caldwell, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 2:43pm
President Donald Trump is spotlighting violence committed by immigrants, announcing the creation of a national office that can assist American victims of such crimes. He said during his address Tuesday night that the Homeland Security Department's Victims Of Immigration Crime Engagement office will provide a voice for people ignored by the media and "silenced by special interests."
Matthew Daly, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 2:31pm
California faces an estimated $50 billion price tag for roads, dams and other infrastructure threatened by floods such as the one that severely damaged Oroville Dam last month, the state's natural resources secretary said Wednesday.
Brady McCombs, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 2:16pm
A former Utah attorney general played a key role in a bribery scheme at the state's top law enforcement office that went well beyond the kind of relationships allowed between elected officials and campaign donors, prosecutors said Wednesday during closing arguments in his trial.
The Humane Society of Utah is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of anyone responsible for shooting a cat with an arrow and a pellet gun on the southeast edge of Salt Lake City.
Keith Ridler, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 2:15pm
A federal lawsuit by an environmental group seeking to force federal agencies to analyze whether about two dozen dams operating in Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Montana are harming bull trout has been dismissed.
Jim Salter, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 1:52pm
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.
Paul Elias, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 1:52pm
The widow of the gunman who killed dozens of people at a Florida nightclub is not dangerous and will be released from jail ahead of her trial on charges of aiding the attack, a federal judge in California ruled Wednesday.
David Dishneau, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 1st - 1:40pm
A Maryland judge sentenced a homeless heroin addict to life imprisonment Wednesday for killing a woman who had given him shelter but then threatened to expose him for stealing several hundred dollars from two businesses.