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The Latest: Standoff in San Francisco prompts evacuations

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 7:01pm

The Latest on a standoff at San Francisco's Civic Center (all times local):

The Latest: Doubts follow release of police shooting video

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 6:44pm

The Latest on protests in Charlotte, North Carolina, over the fatal police shooting of a black man (all times local):

Iowa State president damaged school plane on personal trip

Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 6:41pm

Iowa State University's president was returning from an 11-day personal trip to North Carolina when he damaged a small university-owned airplane in a rough landing, the school confirmed Saturday.

The Latest: Standoff in San Francisco prompts evacuations

Olga Rodriguez, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 6:34pm

The Latest on a standoff at San Francisco's Civic Center (all times local):

Fry sauce on Utah school menu after lobbying from kids

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 6:25pm

Kids in a Utah elementary school have shown how much they can accomplish if they unite behind a cause. In this case: bringing back fry sauce, a regional delicacy that was missing from their school's cafeteria.

NYC 'Trump Tombstone' on display after police confiscate it

Verena Dobnik, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 6:11pm

A granite tombstone bearing the name Donald J. Trump that police confiscated in Central Park months ago is now on display at a Brooklyn gallery.

Charlotte police video: new details of shooting of black man

Meg Kinnard, Jonathan Drew and Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 6:11pm

Charlotte police released dramatic video Saturday that shows officers with guns drawn surrounding a black man with his hands at his side before shots are fired and he buckles and falls. It's unclear if there was anything in the man's hands in the footage, which has done little to assuage his relatives.

Both Trump, Clinton 'have a lot to prove' to Utah voters in first debate

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 5:52pm

The first presidential debate isn't likely to affect Republican Donald Trump's lead in Utah over Democrat Hillary Clinton, but it may finally generate some enthusiasm about the race.

Police: 3 found dead after child reports parents had 'died'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 5:41pm

Three adults were found dead inside a Southern California home after a child called 911 to report her parents had "died," authorities said Saturday.

CORRECTS: Dashcam footage shows black man exiting SUV, walking backward as he's shot at 4 times by Charlotte police.

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 5:21pm

CORRECTS: Dashcam footage shows black man exiting SUV, walking backward as he's shot at 4 times by Charlotte police. (Corrects APNewsAlert that 4 shots were fired but it's not clear how many shots struck the man)

UPS testing drones for use in its package delivery system

Rodrique Ngowi, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 5:21pm

One of the world's largest package delivery companies is stepping up efforts to integrate drones into its system.

The Latest: Obamas officially open black history museum

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 5:11pm

The Latest on the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (all times local):

New Orleans: Hundreds protest Jackson, Confederate monuments

Gerald Herbert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 5:11pm

Hundreds of people turned out Saturday in New Orleans historic French Quarter to protest a statue of Andrew Jackson and Confederate monuments in the city.

Charlotte police release body and dashboard camera footage of fatal shooting of black man

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

Charlotte police release body and dashboard camera footage of fatal shooting of black man.

Iowa braces for flooding with more rain on the way

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 4:41pm

Volunteers filled sandbags and homeowners began moving things out of their basements on Saturday, and one small town evacuated about 100 homes in preparation for flooding along the Cedar River in Iowa.

Refugee Soccer program gives young athletes an outlet

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 4:21pm

A soccer league started for refugees living in Salt Lake City is designed to push young people toward successful lives in the United States.

Black history finds home on National Mall with new museum

Jesse J. Holland and Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 4:21pm

Black history officially has a new, prominent place in America's story.

The Latest: About 100 homes in Palo, Iowa, evacuated

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 4:21pm

The Latest on flooding along rain-swollen rivers in Iowa (all times local):

The Latest: Friends, family of victims gather at church

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

The Latest on a fatal shooting at a mall in Washington state (all times local):

Yellowstone wildfire season called one of worst in decades

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 3:51pm

Wildfire season this summer in Yellowstone is being called the worst in decades.