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Girlfriend's on-air killing drives anchorman into politics

Alanna Durkin Richer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 30th - 8:44am

The tipping point for Chris Hurst came last fall while reporting on a shooting at a rail car factory. When the camera turned off, he wept.

Biden returns to early primary state for Democratic dinner

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 30th - 8:40am

Former Vice President Joe Biden is returning to New Hampshire to honor the nation's first all-female, all-Democratic congressional delegation.

Tornadoes leave trail of destruction in East Texas

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 30th - 8:26am

Severe storms including tornadoes have swept through several small towns in East Texas, leaving a trail of overturned vehicles, mangled trees and damaged homes.

Trump says China pressuring North Korea on missile, nukes

Foster Klug and Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 30th - 8:11am

President Donald Trump said in a television interview to be aired Sunday that he believes China's president has been putting pressure on North Korea as it pursues its missile and nuclear weapons programs.

Locker room assault sparks effort to heal Idaho communities

Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 30th - 8:00am

Community leaders in Idaho are collecting stories of violence and discrimination in the wake of a sexual assault of a disabled black athlete by his white teammates that shocked not only a small town but residents across the state.

The Latest: Authorities believe 5 killed in Texas tornadoes

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 30th - 7:53am

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Kansas judges back off effort to keep jurors' names secret

Allison Kite, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 30th - 7:53am

Kansas judges are backing off an effort to shield jurors' names in a compromise with transparency advocates who hope to avoid court secrecy.

Candidates invoke Trump's name, God in Alabama Senate race

Kim Chandler, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 30th - 7:52am

Seated beneath the Ten Commandments plaque that first made him a conservative icon in the culture wars, U.S. Senate candidate and former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore invokes President Donald Trump's campaign slogan — but with his own twist.

Trump's UN envoy often off-message, seems in his good graces

Vivian Salama, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 30th - 6:11am

Nikki Haley didn't wait to take office as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations to break with the Trump administration's foreign policy stances.

Investments in Russia become focus in congressional race

Bobby Caina Calvan, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 11:21pm

The leading candidates for Montana's only congressional seat tangled Saturday over money, including taxes, campaign financing and $240,000 in investments by the Republican candidate that financial disclosures link to index funds with substantial holdings in Russian firms that are under sanctions by the U.S. government.

Nearly 50 people taken to hospitals after Texas tornado

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 10:52pm

Nearly 50 people were taken to hospitals after a tornado hit a small city in East Texas on Saturday, including one with critical injuries.

1 dead amid flooding, strong thunderstorms in Midwest

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 10:40pm

Flooding from heavy rains sweeping across the Midwest has killed at least one person in Missouri, prompted numerous rescues and blocked roadways.

UHP: 3 killed in St George rollover not wearing seat belts

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 10:20pm

The Utah Highway Patrol says three men killed when the SUV they were in rolled over north of St. George were not wearing seat belts.

At 100 days in, Trump rallies backers in PA, claims 'change'

Laurie Kellman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 10:02pm

President Donald Trump on Saturday marked his 100th day in office by claiming historic action on his agenda, renewing promises on health care and taxes and attacking the news media that he says is misleading Americans.

Los Angeles deputies search for pair in rampage that kills 1

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 9:11pm

Authorities are searching for two men who stole a woman's SUV on Saturday, then went on a shooting rampage through several Los Angeles suburbs, killing one man and injuring up to three other people.

Hacker claims release of stolen copies of Netflix series

Michael Liedtke, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 8:53pm

A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black."

The Latest: Deputies: Los Angles carjacker shoots, kills 1

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 8:21pm

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Thousands brave weather to protest Trump climate policies

Gene Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 7:37pm

Thousands of people across the U.S. marched in rain, snow and sweltering heat Saturday to demand action on climate change — mass protests that coincided with President Donald Trump's 100th day in office and took aim at his agenda for rolling back environmental protections.

Pentagon: Blast kills US service member outside Mosul

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 7:20pm

A U.S. service member in Iraq was killed Saturday by an explosive device outside Mosul, according to a statement released by the Pentagon.

12 hazing complaints since 2014 confirmed at Marine base

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 6:44pm

Officials at the Marine Corps' training base in South Carolina say half of 24 hazing complaints investigated since 2014 have been confirmed.