Ed White, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 12:44pm
A federal judge approved a deal Tuesday to replace water lines at 18,000 homes in Flint, Michigan, marking a permanent fix to overcome the disastrous decision in 2014 to draw water from a river without treating it to prevent lead contamination.
David Porter, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 12:40pm
The sentencing of two former aides to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case will close a chapter on a scandal that has negatively affected the Republican's presidential hopes and popularity at home.
Robert Burns, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 12:33pm
U.S. airstrikes probably played a role in the death of dozens of civilians in Mosul earlier this month, but an ongoing investigation may reveal a more complicated explanation, the top commander of American forces in Iraq said Tuesday. One possibility is that Islamic State militants rigged the building with explosives.
Andrew Demillo, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 12:20pm
An Arkansas judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the state's lethal injection law, the latest setback for efforts to block the state's unprecedented plan to conduct four double executions over a 10-day period next month.
The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has declined to act on a proposal to adopt cost-based student fees for academic programs after questions were raised about the size and timing of the fee increases.
Terrance Harris, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 12:03pm
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 proceedings.
The top lawyer in a legislative investigation of Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has indicated that lawmakers are speeding to a decision on whether to impeach him over a sex scandal involving a former aide.
Paul Elias and Janie Har, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 28th - 11:55am
Inspectors discovered that a California building in a rundown neighborhood lacked fire extinguishers, smoke detectors in every apartment and a working sprinkler system just three days before a blaze erupted and killed three low-income residents.