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Judge says Pulse lawsuit may be tossed out of federal court

Mike Schneider, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:53am

A judge says a lawsuit brought by victims of the Orlando nightclub massacre against the gunman's employer and wife may be tossed out of federal court.

Oklahoma councilwoman: Rename street honoring ex-KKK member

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:50am

A city councilwoman is asking homeowners in an Oklahoma college town to rename a street honoring a prominent former university professor and Ku Klux Klan member.

Man shot in leg while target shooting in eastern Idaho

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:50am

Authorities in eastern Idaho say a man suffered a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the leg while target shooting.

EPA chief: Trump to undo Obama plan to curb global warming

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:47am

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency says President Donald Trump in the coming days will sign a new executive order that unravels his predecessor's sweeping plan to curb global warming.

July Fourth festival canceled in eastern Idaho

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:40am

Officials in eastern Idaho have canceled an annual July Fourth festival that came with a big fireworks display.

The Latest: Man killed in nightclub shooting ID'd; 15 hurt

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:20am

The Latest on the nightclub shooting in Cincinnati (all times local):

Headless body found in Snake River in E. Washington state

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:10am

An eastern Washington state sheriff says a decomposed body with no head found in the Snake River will be sent to Seattle.

Medical pot bill in S. Carolina bolstered by conservatives

Seanna Adcox, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 9:53am

South Carolina Rep. Eric Bedingfield once shunned all marijuana use, but when his eldest son's six-year struggle with opioid addiction ended with his overdose a year ago, the conservative Republican co-sponsored medical cannabis legislation.

92-year-old NC man receives Purple Heart earned in WWII

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 9:53am

A 92-year-old North Carolina man has finally received the Purple Heart he earned more than 70 years ago while fighting in Belgium during World War II.

Trump attacks conservative lawmakers over health bill

Hope Yen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 9:44am

President Donald Trump on Sunday attacked conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill to replace Barack Obama's health care law as his aides pledged to court moderate Democrats on upcoming initiatives from health care to tax cuts.

Opponents: Arkansas exposure bill targets transgender people

Tafi Mukunyadzi, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 9:42am

An Arkansas lawmaker wants to expand the state's indecent exposure in a move that opponents say could criminalize transgender people's use of bathrooms.

Islamic State warns Syrian dam at risk, evacuates residents

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 9:23am

The Islamic State group ordered residents to evacuate the Syrian city of Raqqa on Sunday following reports that a dam contested by U.S.-backed forces upstream on the Euphrates River could collapse, activists reported.

Berkeley killing renews debate over gender pronouns

Paul Elias, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 9:12am

Pablo Gomez Jr. was a University of California, Berkeley, senior majoring in Latino studies and a prominent campus activist when authorities say he stabbed to death a popular elementary-school teacher.

Ahoy, justices! Floating home case winner back to high court

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 8:34am

Four years ago, Fane Lozman won an improbable longshot victory when the U.S. Supreme Court agreed with him that his floating home was a house, not a vessel subject to seizure by a Florida city.

1 dead, 1 injured after car strikes ceiling of tunnel

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 8:13am

Authorities say one person was killed and another was injured after the car they were in went airborne and struck the ceiling of a tunnel in Boston.

Trump's border-wall proposal faces many obstacles

Alicia A. Caldwell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 6:13am

President Donald Trump has now laid out exactly what he wants in the "big, beautiful wall" that he's promised to build on the U.S.-Mexico border. But his effort to build a huge hurdle to those entering the U.S. illegally faces impediments of its own.

Police: 'At least a couple of shooters' involved in Cincinnati nightclub shooting; 1 killed, more than a dozen wounded

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 4:00am

Police: 'At least a couple of shooters' involved in Cincinnati nightclub shooting; 1 killed, more than a dozen wounded.

Storms to take aim at Plains in turbulent week of weather

Jeff Martin and Justin Juozapavicius, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 2:21am

Storms packing tree-tumbling winds and car-denting hail could strike parts of the Plains on Sunday, the latest round in a turbulent week of wild weather across the Midwest and the South, forecasters said.

Alabama authorities: 2 teens, 2 adults killed in plane crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 1:20am

Authorities in Alabama say two teenagers and two adults have been killed in a small plane crash.

Reynolds and Fisher honored with humor, music and dance

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 11:40pm

Laughter, music and the tapping of dancing shoes reverberated throughout a public memorial to Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher.