News  /  U.S.  / 

Most Recent

Report on Alabama gov. affair may revive impeachment effort

Kim Chandler, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:26am

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley is nearing a political and legal crossroads, a year after his relationship with a former aide broke up his marriage and tarnished his image.

Correction: University of Texas-Sexual Assault story

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:24am

In a story March 24 about a University of Texas at Austin survey of campus sexual assault victims, The Associated Press misidentified the school president. His name is Greg Fenves, not Gary Fenves.

California battalion chief fears 1 dead in residential fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:23am

California authorities fear at least one person is dead after an early morning four-alarm fire swept through an Oakland building.

Parts of confession thrown out in case of teen's slaying

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:23am

A judge has thrown out some statements a former Virginia Tech student charged in the killing of a 13-year-old girl made to police because of improper interrogation techniques.

Oklahoma officer wounded in traffic-stop shooting has died

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:15am

A 22-year-old police officer has died after a shootout with a man who fled a traffic stop in central Oklahoma, police said Monday.

Michigan police: Office, home of state Sen. Johnson searched

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:14am

Michigan State Police say the office and home of state Sen. Bert Johnson are being searched as part of a joint investigation involving the FBI.

Utah foster parents arrested after child neglect complaint

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:14am

Police in northern Utah have arrested a married couple after receiving reports that they were abusing their sons.

The Latest: Chief: No video inside nightclub where 17 shot

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:10am

The Latest on the nightclub shooting in Cincinnati (all times local):

The Latest: Oklahoma officer, 22, dies after shootout

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:05am

The Latest on a traffic-stop shooting that critically injured a suspect and an Oklahoma police officer (all times local):

Snakes and other reptiles found dead at Zoo Knoxville

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:05am

Officials say an "environmental cause" appears to be behind the recent deaths of 33 reptiles, nearly all of them snakes, at Zoo Knoxville.

The Latest: Battalion chief fears 1 dead in residential fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 9:05am

The Latest on a residential fire in Oakland, California (all times local):

UPDATED

Suspects sought in deadly Cincinnati nightclub shooting

John Minchillo and Dan Sewell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:57am

Cincinnati police searched for suspects in a nightclub shooting that left one man dead and 16 other people injured and sent club patrons diving to the ground to dodge bullets in what they described as a chaotic and terrifying scene.

Minnesota Democratic Rep. Walz to retire, run for governor

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:57am

Rep. Tim Walz, a five-term Democrat, says he is running for governor of his home state of Minnesota.

Christie to join White House opioid effort

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:57am

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to join a White House effort to combat opioid abuse.

Chicago man arrested with child, gun, marijuana in stroller

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:57am

A Chicago man has been charged with child endangerment after police say they found a handgun hidden in a baby stroller alongside a 1-year-old boy.

Oakland Fire battalion chief fears 1 dead in 3-story residential blaze

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:57am

Oakland Fire battalion chief fears 1 dead in 3-story residential blaze.

Police: 1 dead, 5 injured in central Florida shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:42am

Investigators say one person is dead and five others — including two young children — are being treated for injuries following a shooting in central Florida.

Touting Trump ties, Netanyahu skips thorny US-Israel issues

Josh Lederman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:32am

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu touted a close and growing relationship with the new Trump administration during a speech Monday to a major pro-Israel lobby group, but skipped over thornier issues like settlement construction and a path forward for peace with Palestinians.

Severe storms in forecast for US much of this week

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:21am

The springtime severe weather season is ramping up with damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes in the forecast nearly every day this week, including in parts of Kentucky, Mississippi and Tennessee on Monday.

Trump asks appeals court to let travel ban take effect

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:21am

President Donald Trump's administration is asking a federal appeals court to let his travel ban go into effect while it considers the case.