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Tropical Storm Roslyn forms in the Pacific

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 3:40am

Tropical Storm Roslyn has formed in the Pacific far off Mexico's coast.

Tropical Storm Roslyn forms in the Pacific far off Mexico's coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 3:40am

Tropical Storm Roslyn forms in the Pacific far off Mexico's coast.

Pentagon chief, an expert on nukes, says little about them

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 1:51am

As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned "a world without nuclear weapons," Ash Carter has said remarkably little about them.

Goodbye to homework for some elementary schools and classes

Lisa Rathke, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 1:31am

Guess what, kids? No homework. Really. All year.

Charlotte ends curfew imposed after man shot by police

Emery P. Dalesio, Tom Foreman Jr. and Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 1:30am

Charlotte lifted its midnight curfew, signaling movement toward normalcy after a state of emergency was imposed following the shooting death of a black man by police last week that brought National Guard troops and armored vehicles to downtown street corners.

Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes

Martha Bellisle and Lisa Baumann, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 1:20am

The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter was described by a neighbor as so "creepy, rude and obnoxious" that she kept a Taser by her front door. He also had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather.

Quotations in the News

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 1:10am

Jack Nicklaus on the passing of Arnold Palmer at 87.

Massachusetts police worker, family members ID'd in fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 1:00am

Authorities have identified a longtime Massachusetts State Police worker killed in a fire over the weekend along with three of his family members, including a 5-year-old.

Mall victims include teen, probation officer, Boeing worker

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 12:20am

Five people died in the shooting at a Macy's store in a mall north of Seattle. Authorities do not plan to make their identities public until Tuesday, but details about three of the victims have been reported by Washington state media. Here's what is known about them:

Things to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 12:20am

Authorities have been investigating the background and possible motive of the suspect arrested in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation:

Authorities suspect highway shooting was gang-related

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:10pm

A West Valley City man is facing charges of attempted murder following a shooting on a highway that left one man seriously injured.

Man shot near popular Chicago tourist destination dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:10pm

A man has died after being shot near Millennium Park, one of Chicago's most popular tourist destinations.

Protest planned in Ohio over fatal police shooting of teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:00pm

A group calling for an independent investigation after an Ohio officer fatally shot a 13-year-old boy while investigating a reported armed robbery is planning a protest in downtown Columbus.

Old graves to be exhumed in effort to ID homicide victims

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:00pm

Working with state police, an anthropologist will lead a team exhuming the bodies of four unidentified homicide victims in northeastern Pennsylvania, including a woman who'd been doused in sulfuric acid and a newborn boy.

Protests remain peaceful outside Charlotte Panthers NFL game

Meg Kinnard, Emery P. Dalesio and Tom Foreman Jr., Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:52pm

Nightly protests have shaken the city of Charlotte since the shooting death of a black man by police last week, but Sunday's NFL game between the Carolina Panthers and the Minnesota Vikings was played without interruption.

Woman wins rural Ohio bowling alley's $3.4M raffle jackpot

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:40pm

Organizers of a rural Ohio bowling alley's weekly raffle that has drawn huge crowds in recent weeks say a woman has won more than $3 million.

1 teen dead, 1 injured in crash near Bliss

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:00pm

Authorities say one teen has died and another has been hospitalized after the pickup truck they were riding in crashed and rolled off the roadway near Bliss.

Police find missing girl, make 3 arrests in triple California killing

Faith Karimi and Steve Visser, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:00pm

Police have found a 17-year-old girl who went missing after police found three bodies at the home where she lived in Southern California.

Nampa's fire chief injured in motorcycle crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:50pm

The chief of Nampa's fire department has been critically injured after his motorcycle crashed into another vehicle on Interstate 84.