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Judge sides with Florida governor in removal of prosecutor

Terrance Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:44am

Florida's governor has the right to remove a state attorney from a case after the prosecutor said she would not seek the death penalty, a judge said Tuesday as he denied a request to delay the proceedings.

Missouri teen gets 25 years for sister's shooting death

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:35am

A southwestern Missouri teenager has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for fatally shooting his 12-year-old sister when he was 13.

Charges: Man stabbed, bit victim because he hates Muslims

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:34am

A Minnesota man is charged with assault after police say he stabbed and bit another man multiple times in Minneapolis, telling police he hates Muslims.

Trial set for ex-Florida officer who fatally shot black man

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:34am

The trial of an ex-Florida police officer who fatally shot a black man broken down on a highway has been scheduled for October.

Journalist Wilson 'Bill' Minor dies; covered civil rights

Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:24am

Wilson F. "Bill" Minor, a journalist who chronicled Mississippi through almost 70 years of change including its turbulent struggle over civil rights, died Tuesday at his home in Jackson. He was 94.

Florida trooper fatally shoots man after fight on interstate

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:20am

The Florida Highway Patrol says a trooper fatally shot a man in a fight on Interstate 95 in Palm Beach County.

Reputed mobster gets prison for plotting to kill crime rival

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:15am

A Nevada man who authorities say is a member of the New Jersey crime family believed to be the model for HBO's "The Sopranos" is headed to prison for plotting the death of an organized crime rival.

Police: 2 Miami officers wounded in 'ambush-style' shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:04am

Authorities say two Florida police officers have been wounded in what they describe as "an ambush-style" shooting.

Idaho police shoot a woman during a Monday vehicle pursuit

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:00am

Idaho State Police say officers who shot a woman while trying to arrest a fleeing suspect were justified in their actions.

No death penalty for man jailed 10 years awaiting trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:00am

Alabama prosecutors will not seek the death penalty against a man who has been jailed for nearly 10 years while he awaits trial.

ACLU asks Ohio city to stop charging drug overdose survivors

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:00am

The American Civil Liberties Union is asking an Ohio community to end the practice of charging drug users revived by emergency responders using an overdose antidote.

The Latest: Coroner: Nightclub victim shot once in the chest

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:55am

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

Ryan says House to revisit health care, offers no details

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:54am

Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday he's going to give battered House Republicans another crack at a health care overhaul. But he offered no timeline, and leaders haven't resolved how to overcome the deep GOP divisions that crumpled their legislation last week in a humiliating retreat for themselves and President Donald Trump.

Senate Dems opposing Trump court pick grows with Stabenow

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:40am

Sen. Debbie Stabenow of Michigan is joining the growing list of Senate Democrats opposing President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court.

Trump welcomes police union leaders to White House

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:40am

President Donald Trump is expressing concern about violent crime as he welcomes leaders of a national police union to the White House.

The Latest: Judge sides with governor in prosecutor removal

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:30am

The Latest on Governors decision to remove prosecutor who doesn't seek death penalty (all times local):

Supreme Court rules for Texas death row inmate

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:24am

The Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with a Texas death row inmate who claims he should not be executed because he is intellectually disabled.

Unusual weather damages Wyoming national park building

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:12am

Officials at Grand Teton National Park in northwest Wyoming are unsure if a recently damaged roof will delay a preserve center's spring reopening.

House Speaker Paul Ryan stands by Intelligence chairman Devin Nunes, says no need for him to step aside in Russia probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:03am

House Speaker Paul Ryan stands by Intelligence chairman Devin Nunes, says no need for him to step aside in Russia probe.