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Arizona man sought in killing stopped 3 times without arrest

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 8:00am

Law enforcement officers in Utah and Nevada separately stopped and released an Arizona homicide suspect before he was declared a wanted man.

Man accused of killing Orlando officer defiant in court

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 8:00am

A man suspected of fatally shooting a Florida police officer spoke out of turn and was defiant in an Orlando courtroom where he made an initial appearance on charges of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend.

Plans move forward for bridge at Windmill Island Gardens

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 8:00am

Officials in the western Michigan city of Holland are moving forward with plans to build a bridge for walkers and bicyclists to a landmark park.

Documents: Woman knew for months she'd been stolen at birth

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 7:50am

Court documents show that an 18-year-old who was kidnapped as an infant had discovered months ago the truth that she was living with her abductor under an assumed name.

The Latest: First of 3 more storms slams California

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 7:50am

The Latest on winter storms across the West (all times local):

Deputy and suspect are killed in shootout in North Dakota

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 7:42am

Authorities say a sheriff's deputy and a suspect have been killed in a shootout in northern North Dakota.

US bombers strike Islamic State camps in Libya

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 7:22am

U.S. Air Force B-2 bombers and drones attacked a pair of Islamic State military camps in Libya, seeking to eliminate extremists who had escaped the former IS stronghold of Sirte, the Pentagon announced on Thursday.

Police: Man assaulted wife after dream that she was cheating

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 7:20am

Police say a Pennsylvania man tried to strangle his wife after he woke up from a dream in which she was cheating on him.

Maine governor won't apologize for criticizing US Rep. Lewis

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 7:10am

Maine Gov. Paul LePage isn't backing down on his statements about John Lewis, a black Georgia congressman who risked his life in the fight for civil rights.

Former attorney general asks judge to be removed from case

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 6:59am

Weeks before his corruption trial is set to begin, former Utah Attorney General John Swallow says the judge overseeing the case is biased against him and she should remove herself form the case.

4 officers suspended for dashcam failures in McDonald death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 6:40am

Four Chicago police officers who were at the scene of the 2014 fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald have been suspended for failing to ensure the dashboard cameras in their squad cars were operating properly.

Feds: Refugee from Yugoslavia hid service in war crime unit

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 6:40am

Authorities say a man who served in a military unit engaged in war crimes in the former Yugoslavia in the 1990s has been charged in federal court in Ohio for not disclosing that on immigration documents.

Dance party takes to DC streets to protest Mike Pence

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 6:30am

With glow sticks, hula hoops and rainbow flags, protesters took a dance party to the streets near the vice president-elect's temporary home to oppose his positions on LGBT issues.

Policeman rescues injured owl in road; 2nd time in 3 months

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 5:41am

A Massachusetts police sergeant is being credited with rescuing an injured owl for the second time in three months.

The Latest: Well wishes pour in for ex-president, first lady

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 5:30am

The Latest on the hospitalizations of former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara Bush (all times local):

Suspect arrested in 1990 killing of Miami Beach woman

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 5:10am

A suspect in the slaying of a Miami Beach woman more than two decades ago has been arrested.

Dog found with ears, nose cut off; Reward offered for arrest

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 5:00am

Animal welfare authorities in Detroit are trying to find whoever is responsible for maiming a dog found with his ears and nose cut off.

Jury selection set for man accused in Florida Keys bomb plot

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 4:31am

Jury selection is set to begin for a Florida man accused of conspiring to detonate a bomb at a Florida Keys beach in solidarity with the Islamic State militant group.

One more day: Obama in his final hours in the White House

Josh Lederman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 1:43am

Eight tumultuous years at the helm of American power have come and gone, and for President Barack Obama, this is finally the end.