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Robot deliveries are about to hit US streets

Matt McFarland, CNN  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:14am

The newest deliveryman in Redwood City, California, and Washington, D.C., isn't a person, but a six-wheeled robot.

Police identify 95-year-old pedestrian fatally struck by car

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:11am

Police are identifying a 95-year-old man killed when he was hit by a car in Spanish Fork.

Idaho exchange's subsidies at risk under health care repeal

Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:11am

The head of Your Health Idaho says the state would lose $220 million in tax subsidies if President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is repealed.

The Latest: Woman charged in infant kidnapping denied bail

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:11am

The Latest on the 18-year-old woman who was abducted as a newborn and raised as her captor's daughter (all times local):

Prosecutor who disarmed shooter stops carrying gun to work

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:11am

The Vermont prosecutor who disarmed the suspect in a fatal shooting of a social worker says he is no longer carrying a gun to work.

Haley supports moving US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Richard Lardner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:11am

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley pledged her support for moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a shift firmly endorsed by Donald Trump but one that could trigger more violence in the Middle East.

Killers' lawyers seek more info on Ohio's lethal drug supply

Andrew Welsh-Huggins, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:01am

Lawyers for condemned inmates are trying to learn more about Ohio's supply of execution drugs at a time the state prisons agency is reluctant to give out that information.

The Latest: Neighbor says some feared reprisals from tips

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:01am

The Latest on the fatal shooting of an Orlando police officer (all times local):

Christie: Wife refused to move to Washington for Trump post

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:01am

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie turned down several jobs in the Trump administration because his wife refused to move to Washington, the governor said Wednesday.

Obama Supreme Court nominee returning to bench as judge

Jessica Gresko, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:51am

Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland is putting on his judge's robes again.

Congresswoman Gabbard makes unannounced trip to Syria

Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:51am

Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard has made an unannounced trip to Syria and Lebanon, traveling to the region two months after she sat down with President-elect Donald Trump to discuss foreign policy.

APNewsBreak: Feds advise workaround on asset forfeiture rule

Alan Suderman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:44am

The U.S. Department of Justice gave instructions on how to work around its own strict rules for spending money seized in investigations to Virginia's top prosecutor, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.

Justices leery expanding right to sue top officials

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:41am

The Supreme Court sounds leery of expanding the right to sue high-ranking officials in a case that dates to the aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks.

The Latest: Dad says he hasn't heard from kids taken in 1985

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:41am

The Latest on a mother charged with abducting her children three decades ago (all times local):


Orlando gunman's widow due in court for talks on transfer

Eric Tucker and Paul Elias, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:33am

The widow of the Orlando nightclub gunman knew about the attack ahead of time and then hindered the criminal investigation when she lied to FBI agents after the shooting, say prosecutors who will be in a California court Wednesday to discuss transferring her to Florida.

Prosecutors: Convictions in lane-closing trial should stand

David Porter, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:31am

The corruption convictions of two former aides to Republican Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal should stand despite their claims that the government didn't prove the scheme was politically motivated, federal prosecutors wrote in a court filing.

Former attorney general asks judge to be removed from case

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:31am

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.

AP-NORC Poll: Americans of all stripes say fix health care

Laurie Kellman and Emily Swanson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:30am

Sylvia Douglas twice voted for President Barack Obama and last year cast a ballot for Democrat Hillary Clinton. But when it comes to "Obamacare," she now sounds like President-elect Donald Trump. This makes her chuckle amid the serious choices she faces every month between groceries, electricity and paying a health insurance bill that has jumped by nearly $400.

North Carolina business increasingly refereed with a gavel

Jonathan Drew and Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:23am

As North Carolina's political split widens, state business is increasingly being refereed with a judge's gavel.

Pennsylvania prosecutor probing truck with anti-MLK imagery

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 10:22am

A truck sporting images and messages against slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. has drawn the attention of western Pennsylvania authorities.