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Man who wounded 5 at police shooting protest to be sentenced

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 7:03am

A Minnesota man is facing sentencing in the shooting of five black men who were demonstrating against the police killing of a black man in Minneapolis.

Suspended Alabama chief justice to announce future plans

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 6:50am

Suspended Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is preparing to announce his plans for the future.

Bobcat that attacked 2 dogs shot and killed by police

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 6:43am

Police in Massachusetts say they shot and killed a bobcat that had attacked two dogs and was coming after officers.

Man in hospital beating video says he knew it would happen

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 6:40am

A man seen in a video being beaten and kicked by security guards at a Delaware hospital says he knew he'd be roughed up when they approached him.

The Latest: Trump calls court's sanctuary ruling ridiculous

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 6:33am

The Latest on a federal judge's ruling that blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from sanctuary cities (all times local):

Leading GOP moderate opposes plan to move House health bill

Alan Fram and Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 6:04am

Leading House conservatives are saying good things about a plan to revive the GOP health care bill. But an influential GOP House moderate is opposing the proposal, leaving party leaders to assess whether the idea could help one of President Donald Trump's premier but most problematic priorities spring back to life.

Prosecutor: Couple laughed as they fatally shot service dog

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 6:04am

A North Carolina prosecutor says an Army veteran and her boyfriend, who's also a soldier, can be heard laughing as they filmed themselves fatally shooting her service dog.

Atlantic City police confiscate more than 60 toy guns

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 6:00am

Atlantic City police have confiscated 62 toy guns from a store on the Boardwalk.

Man convicted in 2010 killing of off-duty Chicago officer

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 5:52am

A man accused of luring an off-duty Chicago police officer to a South Side alley and shooting him to death in 2010 has been found guilty of first-degree murder.

Plenty of presidencies have been family affairs

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 5:43am

Donald Trump is far from the first president to enlist his children and in-laws in the work of the White House. Look back through history, and it turns out that plenty of presidencies have been a family affair.

35 scholars, journalists, authors win Carnegie fellowships

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 5:43am

This year's Andrew Carnegie fellows will delve into a wide range of issues — including immigration, the refugee crisis, American election processes and global violence against women in politics.

Doctor, wife in genital mutilation case seek jail release

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 5:10am

A Detroit-area doctor and his wife accused in a female genital mutilation case are returning to court to find out if they can be released from jail.

2 sharks tracked in South Carolina

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 5:10am

Two sharks have been tracked close to South Carolina's Myrtle Beach.

Democratic senators seek assurances from Trump pick for FDA

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 4:40am

A group of U.S. senators led by Elizabeth Warren is pushing President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Food and Drug Administration for more information on how he plans to staff the agency.

Arizona man convicted of killing best friend, woman, 4 kids

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 3:22am

An Arizona prisoner was convicted Tuesday of the gruesome killings of his best friend, the man's girlfriend and her four young children 12 years ago in what prosecutors called a crime motivated by money.

Air Force launches unarmed missile in California

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 2:20am

An unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile has been launched from a U.S. Air Force Base in California on a flight to a target in the Pacific Ocean.

Ben Carson brings HUD listening tour to urban, rural Ohio

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 2:12am

Columbus is the fourth stop on Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson's national listening tour.

Trump wants a review of national monuments

Jill Colvin and Matthew Daly, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 2:12am

President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order Wednesday directing his interior secretary to review the designation of tens of millions of acres of land as "national monuments," an action that could upend protections put in place in Utah and other states as Trump tries to rack up accomplishments in his first 100 days.

Homeland Security formally opening immigrant crime office

Alicia A. Caldwell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 2:10am

The Homeland Security Department is set to launch an office for American victims of immigrant crime.