After issuing a warning earlier this month about the possibility Russian computer hackers could disrupt the U.S. presidential election, Rep. Chris Stewart, R-Utah, said it's no surprise an attempt appears to have been made.
Ken Ritter, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 5:43pm
An Australian man who identifies himself as the 13th Duke of Manchester will remain jailed in Las Vegas at least until next month, pending possible resolution of felony false police report and burglary charges carrying a maximum penalty of 14 years in prison, a judge said Tuesday.
Matthew Brown, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 5:42pm
The U.S. government agreed Tuesday to decide over the next several years if federal protections are needed to help a small, fanged predator of the Northern Rockies, massive alligator snapping turtles in the South and seven other troubled species that in some cases have awaited action for years.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has unveiled his plan for replacing the agency that investigates police misconduct after it that came under intense criticism for taking too long to investigate officer-involved shootings and for nearly always siding with the officers.
Mary Hudetz, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 4:51pm
City and county officials have called a special meeting to address what led to the brutal slaying of a 10-year-old Albuquerque girl in the hopes of identifying opportunities for the community to better protect children.
Elliot Spagat, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 4:50pm
A California judge ruled that a former NPR producer who had a traumatic brain injury has so far failed to demonstrate he is qualified to vote despite a new state law that makes it easier for people with developmental disabilities to keep and restore the right to cast a ballot.
Steve Megargee, Associated Press | Posted Aug 30th - 4:32pm
One Tennessee high school basketball player was found guilty of aggravated rape and two others were found guilty of aggravated assault against a freshman teammate, a person familiar with the juvenile court case said Tuesday.