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Soggy Seattle lives up to name, breaks another rain record

Phuong Le, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:58am

Soggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record.

Anti-government suspect declines to stand for judge in court

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:57am

A Wisconsin man accused of stealing a cache of weapons and sending an anti-government manifesto to the White House failed to stand for a federal judge at his arraignment.

White-power groups banding together, but for how long?

Jay Reeves, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:49am

White extremists, almost by nature, are seldom good at working together.

The Latest: NYPD commissioner vows changes amid dept probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:49am

The latest on a federal gun licensing probe involving former New York Police Department members and a lawyer who once worked as a prosecutor (all times local):

Woman gets prison in death of man with maggot-filled wound

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:40am

A Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to four to 10 years in prison in the death of a disabled man whose foot wounds became severely infected and filled with maggots.

Pit bull breaks away from chain, mauls man to death in Ohio

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:28am

A pit bull apparently broke away from a chain and mauled a man to death early Tuesday as he screamed for help, police said.

Baltimore has already suffered more than 100 murders in 2017

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:28am

For the first time in nearly 20 years, Baltimore has suffered more than 100 homicides before the end of April.

Trump condemns Holocaust deniers, anti-Semitism

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:05am

President Donald Trump is condemning those who deny the Holocaust and is pledging to confront anti-Semitism.

The Latest: 2 gang members sentenced for couple's slaying

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:05am

The Latest on the sentencing of two gang members for the deaths of a South Carolina couple three years ago (all times local):

Police: Wife's Fitbit logs steps after husband says she died

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:04am

Police in Connecticut have cited Fitbit records in an arrest warrant for a 40-year-old man charged with killing his wife in 2015.

US government appeals Singapore teen blogger's asylum case

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:00am

U.S. government attorneys are appealing a Chicago immigration judge's decision to grant asylum to a teenage blogger from Singapore.

Growing wildfire in Okefenokee refuge exceeds 90 sq. miles

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:55am

Officials say a wildfire on public lands near the Georgia-Florida state line has burned more than 90 square miles (233 sq. kilometers) as winds spread the flames through dry areas of the Okefenokee Swamp.

Principal transferred after asking to group white students

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:45am

A white principal of a predominantly black elementary school who told her staff to put white students in the same classrooms is no longer at the Florida school.

Police: Utah pajama-wearing robber charged in heist

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:45am

A Utah woman who authorities identified as the pajama-wearing robber in at least six bank heists in the Salt Lake City area has been charged with robbery.

Snow closes highways in Wyoming

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:34am

Heavy snow is making for difficult travel in parts of northeast Wyoming.

The Latest: Lawmakers say Flynn sidestepped disclosure rules

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:30am

The Latest on the congressional probe of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election (all times local):

A look at immigrants in the US without legal status

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:25am

A report released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center showed the number of immigrants in the country illegally fell to 11 million in 2015 from six years earlier.

Two members of Congress say fired National Security Adviser Flynn shouldn't have accepted money from Russia, Turkey

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:17am

Two members of Congress say fired National Security Adviser Flynn shouldn't have accepted money from Russia, Turkey.

Former NY police, lawyer arrested in gun licensing probe

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:12am

A former New York City police lieutenant, two former police officers and a lawyer who once worked as a prosecutor were arrested in a federal gun licensing probe Tuesday as authorities described a scam in which police employees traded speedy handling of gun permits for paid vacations, jewelry, catered parties, cash and visits to strip clubs.

NC Republicans override gov's veto in latest partisan clash

Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 9:09am

Republican lawmakers have voted to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's veto of a bill that reduces his authority over state elections, the latest partisan clash in North Carolina over laws that chip away at executive branch power.