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4 dead mourned in Mississippi storm as living begin recovery

Jeff Amy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 22nd - 1:00am

Families are mourning four people who died in a tornado that plowed a 25-mile path across southern Mississippi as the living begin to look to recovery.

Charlie Liteky, who gave back his Medal of Honor, dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 11:11pm

Charlie Liteky, an Army chaplain in Vietnam who was awarded the Medal of Honor for rescuing more than 20 wounded men but later gave it back in protest and became a peace activist, has died.

George Krimsky, 1970s AP correspondent in Soviet Union, dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 9:41pm

Journalist and author George Krimsky, who covered Charles Manson's arrest, the Lebanese civil war and dissident activity in the Soviet Union and co-founded a center for international journalists, has died at age 75.

Analysis: Trump promises big change, picks small fights

Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 9:40pm

President Donald Trump won the White House promising big changes to the nation's economy, health care system and foreign policy.

FACT CHECK: Trump overstates crowd size at inaugural

Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 6:42pm

President Donald Trump's speech Saturday at the headquarters of the Central Intelligence Agency turned into the latest battle in, as he put it, his "running war with the media." He had two central complaints: that the media misrepresented the size of the crowd at his inauguration and that it was incorrectly reported a bust of Martin Luther King Jr. was removed from the Oval Office. A look at those assertions:

On Day Two, Trump prayed, met the CIA and attacked the press

Stephen Collinson CNN  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 6:36pm

President Donald Trump moved fast to mend his relationship with the CIA on just his second day in office, then ignited a feud with the media over the size of his inauguration crowd after mass nationwide protests erupted against his administration.

Trump's DC hotel a hub of activity and ethics questions

Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 6:31pm

Red, white and blue balloons rained down over crystal chandeliers in the soaring atrium of the Trump International Hotel at midnight Friday — "a new inaugural tradition," its social media account promised.

The Latest: Protesters still marching through Washington

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 6:01pm

The Latest on the Women's March on Washington and associated protests around the world (all times EST):

Suspect in Colorado murder case arrested after high-speed chase in Garfield County

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 5:51pm

A man wanted in connection with a Colorado murder case was arrested Friday morning following a high-speed chase, police said.

Women across Pacific Northwest march for women, other causes

Phuong Le, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 5:41pm

Nancy Davenport marched on Washington 28 years ago to stand up for women's equality. The 72-year-old was back at it Saturday, this time joining thousands in the other Washington who crammed the streets of Seattle to send a message to President Donald Trump about women's rights and other causes.

$1.23 million penalty issued against Idaho nursing home

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 4:40pm

An Idaho nursing home is nearing a deadline to pay a $1.23 million penalty issued by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Women's march draws crowds in Wyoming

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 4:32pm

About 1,500 people marched in Cheyenne and hundreds more in Casper and elsewhere around the state to highlight women's issues and discontent with new President Donald Trump.

Colorado homicide suspect arrested in Utah after chase

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 3:11pm

Utah authorities have apprehended a Colorado homicide suspect following a chase that began in one county and ended in another.

Winter closures seek to protect wildlife

Emily Mieure& Guide, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 2:21pm

One snowboarder got an expensive reminder recently not to poach powder in winter range closed for wildlife.

Wounded Ohio student reported to be critical, but stable

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 2:21pm

Hospital officials say a student wounded in a school shooting is still listed in critical condition, but is stable.

The Latest: Woman describes losing son, father

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 2:01pm

The Latest on a tornado in southern Mississippi (all times local):

President Donald Trump accuses media of lying about inauguration crowds, wrongly says crowd reached Washington monument

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 1:41pm

President Donald Trump accuses media of lying about inauguration crowds, wrongly says crowd reached Washington monument.

President Donald Trump tells CIA and intelligence officials, 'I am so behind you'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 1:31pm

President Donald Trump tells CIA and intelligence officials, 'I am so behind you'

Police: New Jersey man owes more than $56,000 in tolls, fees

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 12:51pm

Transit police say they've arrested a New Jersey man who avoided paying tolls nearly 900 times and owes more than $56,000 in unpaid tolls and fees.

4 dead after tornado rips through south Mississippi

Jeff Amy and Rebecca Santana, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 21st - 12:33pm

Four people were killed, roofs were ripped from homes and churches, and trees were torn from the earth early Saturday when a tornado hitting in the dark of night ripped through a region in southern Mississippi, officials said.