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Southern Utah wildfire grows, crews make slight gains

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 9:31pm

A southern Utah wildfire has grown more, reaching 62.7 square miles (162.4 square kilometers) by Saturday night.

Analysis: Utah House map may give GOP advantage

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 9:20pm

Utah is one of the most conservative states in the country, and Republicans have long controlled the state Legislature. But an Associated Press analysis shows the state's legislative districts were drawn in a way that may have given the GOP extra help.

NY officer attends graduation of girl he rescued in 2011

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 8:30pm

A Long Island police officer has attended the high school graduation of a teen he rescued from icy waters more than six years ago.

The Latest: Coroner apologizes for misidentifying body

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 8:02pm

The Latest on a mix-up by a Southern California's coroner's officer that led a family to bury a man wrongly identified as their son (all times local):

Spokesman: Cosby plans tour to educate youth on misbehavior

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 7:17pm

Bill Cosby will organize a series of town hall meetings to help educate young people about problems their misbehavior could create and other issues, a spokesman for Cosby said.

4 more children reported injured at Indiana water park

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 6:00pm

A county official says he has received reports of four more children being injured at a northwestern Indiana water park that's been ordered closed indefinitely.

Man sought in killing of 3, wounding of girl in St. Louis

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 5:31pm

Authorities are searching for a 28-year-old man suspected of opening fire on a car earlier this month in St. Louis, critically wounding a 7-year-old girl and killing her parents and another man in the vehicle.

Tech sergeant released from hospital after air show accident

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 4:50pm

A technical sergeant has been released from a hospital hours after an Air Force Thunderbirds F-16 left the runway and flipped over after landing during preparation for an air show in Ohio.

Colorado officer escorting Pence motorcade hurt in crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 4:40pm

A Colorado Springs motorcycle officer has been injured in an accident while escorting Vice President Mike Pence's motorcade to the city's airport.

Trump: Obama 'did nothing' about Russia election meddling

Eugene Scott, CNN  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 4:38pm

President Donald Trump questioned former President Barack Obama's response to Russia's attempts to influence the 2016 election in an interview airing Sunday morning, saying Obama didn't do enough to address the situation.

Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 4:22pm

Two Seattle police officers who shot and killed a 30-year-old pregnant woman each say they fired their weapons after the woman suddenly pulled a knife and came after them.

The Latest: Koch rep says bill insufficiently conservative

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 4:10pm

The Latest on the Koch brothers' weekend conference (all times local):

Driver in deadly crash ranted about killing "stupid human"

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 4:00pm

A driver who smashed head-on into another car in San Diego, killing himself and the other motorist, had ranted online about killing a "stupid human."

NJ college: Professor fired for racially insensitive remarks

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 3:53pm

A New Jersey community college has fired an adjunct professor after officials say she made racially insensitive comments on Fox News.

Correction: Mom Arrest-Child Deaths story

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 3:36pm

In a story June 23 about a woman charged in the deaths of her two children found inside a hot car, The Associated Press reported an incorrect age for her. She is 24, not 25.

Now in Washington, Melania Trump still no social butterfly

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 3:36pm

Two weeks into her new life as a full-time Washingtonian, Melania Trump is staying true to her reputation as more homebody than social butterfly.

Secretary Seward statue to be unveiled in Alaska

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 2:30pm

A statue of Secretary William Henry Seward is just days away from being installed in downtown Juneau.

Police: Officer fatally shoots man following car chase

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 2:21pm

Authorities in western Washington state say a police officer in Kent fatally shot a 20-year-old man Saturday morning following a vehicle pursuit.

Off-duty black St. Louis cop mistakenly shot by white cop

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 2:04pm

An off-duty black St. Louis police officer's race factored into him being mistakenly shot by a white officer who didn't recognize him during a shootout with black suspects this week, the wounded officer's lawyer contends.

Family members: Seattle mom killed by police adored her kids

Phuong Le, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 1:43pm

Charleena Lyles loved to sing and dance. She adored her four children. She always smiled, even when facing obstacles.