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Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea

Dake Kang, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:00am

Hundreds of mourners are celebrating the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to Ohio in a coma.

Soldier who lost 4 limbs opening retreat to help others

David Sharp, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:55am

Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills awoke in a hospital on his 25th birthday to learn that an explosion in Afghanistan had robbed him of all four limbs. He later told his wife to take their daughter and their belongings, and just go. He didn't want her saddled with his burden.

Paroled sex offender jumps to death from upstate NY building

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:48am

Authorities say a man who jumped to his death from an 11th-floor apartment building in Syracuse was a sex offender who was being taken into custody at the time for a parole violation.

Police: Man killed father with bat at county official's home

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:40am

Police say an attorney found dead in the home of his estranged wife, the treasurer of a Pennsylvania county, was fatally beaten by his son with a bat on Father's Day.

Jury in Day 4 of deliberations in police shooting retrial

Dan Sewell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:34am

Jurors have begun a fourth day of deliberations in the murder retrial of a white University of Cincinnati police officer who shot an unarmed black motorist.

Attorney to challenge law used in gorilla mask case

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:24am

The attorney for a former Eastern Tennessee State University student says his client was acting within his First Amendment rights when police say he disrupted an on-campus Black Lives Matter rally while wearing a gorilla mask and carrying a rope and bananas.

The Latest: Florida sheriff says stay out of the water

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:20am

The Latest on Tropical Storm Cindy (all times local):

Imprisoned Ex-CIA officer loses appeal of leak conviction

Alanna Durkin Richer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:20am

A federal appeals court has upheld all but one of the convictions of a former CIA officer found guilty of leaking government secrets to a reporter.

Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore in southwest Louisiana

Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:13am

Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana.

Mexican official in cartel intelligence case seeks release

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:00am

A former commander of a Mexican intelligence unit charged with trading secrets to a drug cartel for millions in cash is asking a U.S. judge in Chicago to release him from jail pending trial.

Teen receives hero award after treating ailing classmate

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:00am

A Massachusetts eighth-grader has received a hero award after treating a classmate suffering from an allergic reaction during a school field trip.

Tennessee school employees file lawsuit over rape scandal

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:50am

Three former employees of a Tennessee high school have filed a lawsuit claiming they were mistreated in the days and months after a rape scandal involving students.

FBI: No 'wider plot' suspected in Michigan airport stabbing

Jeff Karoub and Mike Householder, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:44am

A Canadian man from Tunisia shouted in Arabic before stabbing a police officer in the neck at a Michigan airport, and made reference to people being killed overseas during the attack that's now being investigated as an act of terrorism, federal and court officials said.

Ohio officer's partner testifies fatal shooting unnecessary

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:40am

The partner of a Cleveland police patrolman who is on trial for the fatal shooting of an unarmed burglary suspect has testified the shooting wasn't necessary.

Trump's tease of possible Comey tapes fits familiar pattern

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:24am

Donald Trump said he had a secret.

Hurt officer throws 1st pitch at Congressional softball game

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:20am

A U.S. Capitol Police officer injured while defending members of Congress at a baseball practice threw out the ceremonial first pitch at the Congressional Women's Softball Game.

Police: Man stabs another accused of sexual assault

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:06am

Police say a Pennsylvania man is in jail after stabbing a man he says sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl.

Special education teacher charged in sexual assault resigns

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 5:50am

A Connecticut special education teacher charged in the sexual assault of a student has resigned from her position.

Meeting planned with students about missing Chinese scholar

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 5:30am

University of Illinois police representatives and a campus counseling center will meet with students to discuss the search for a visiting scholar from China.