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Police: Tiger Woods arrested in Florida for DUI

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:29am

Police say golf great Tiger Woods has been arrested on a DUI charge in Florida.

Police: Parking dispute escalates to fatal shooting; 2 dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:24am

An argument over a parking space in a crowded tourist district escalated into two fatal shootings, including one involving police officers, authorities said Monday.

The Latest: Mother to victims: 'You will always be our hero'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:20am

The Latest on fatal stabbings in Portland, Oregon (all times local):

Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:14am

President Donald Trump expressed his nation's "boundless and undying" gratitude Monday to Americans who have fallen in battle and to the families they left behind, hailing as heroes the hundreds of thousands buried at Arlington National Cemetery.

Judges weigh law cutting governor's elections oversight role

Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:02am

If judges sign off on Republican legislation that curtails the new governor's control over state and local elections, future balloting could be wracked with confusion, unethical politicians could go unpunished and campaign finance tricks could continue unabated, Democratic lawyers contend.

Use of drones by police in Idaho are on the rise

Brian Walker'alene Press, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:50am

Scenarios in which police use drones for investigations keep going up and up.

The Latest: Immigration protests continue at Texas Capitol

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:50am

The Latest on a protest at the Texas Capitol in Austin over a new law that compels local police to enforce federal immigration law (all times local):

Trump marks Memorial Day with Arlington visit

Eli Watkins, CNN  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:41am

President Donald Trump honored U.S. service members who made the ultimate sacrifice when he visited Arlington National Cemetery in recognition of Memorial Day Monday morning.

Work as cop molded view of prosecutor key to US crime review

Sadie Gurman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:32am

A zealous prosecutor who played a key role in writing the Justice Department's new policy encouraging harsher punishments for criminals is now turning his attention to hate crimes, marijuana and the ways law enforcement seizes suspects' cash and property.

Relative 'devastated' after shooting kills 8 in Mississippi

Kevin McGill and Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:22am

Head in hands, his voice strained, Vincent Mitchell sat outside his little yellow home and tried to make sense of how a family dispute led to a rampage that killed eight people, including the deputy who tried to keep them safe.

Old South monument backers embrace "Confederate Catechism"

Jay Reeves, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:10am

Sometimes it seems like the impassioned people who want to preserve Confederate monuments across the South are reading a different history book than the rest of the nation.

Utah youth center hosts 1st LGBTQ prom held in Logan

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:00am

A first-ever prom for gay, lesbian and transgender students has been held in Logan to provide an event for students who might not have felt comfortable attending traditional proms at their high schools.

Some fight, others flee over Texas' immigration crackdown

Meredith Hoffman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:52am

Abril Gallardo rode 15 hours in a van to urge fellow Hispanics living in the Texas capital of Austin to fight back against a new state law targeting "sanctuary cities," an immigration crackdown reminiscent of one her home state of Arizona enacted a few years ago.

Key figures in trial of officer who killed Philando Castile

Amy Forliti, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:52am

A Minnesota police officer goes on trial this week in the killing of a black motorist that drew additional attention when video of the shooting's aftermath was streamed live on Facebook.

Minnesota officer charged in Castile shooting goes on trial

Amy Forliti, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:52am

The graphic video showing Philando Castile's final moments after he was shot by a Minnesota police officer made headlines nearly a year ago and led to calls for changes in policing. But another video could emerge as key evidence in the case against St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez, who goes on trial for manslaughter this week.

Vehicle hits children on Ohio street, killing 2 girls

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:20am

A vehicle struck four young people on a northeast Ohio street, leaving two girls dead.

Pastor who urged peace after cop's mistrial may reprise role

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:14am

A Cincinnati pastor, who served as a voice for the family of a black man killed by a police officer, won praise last year from a high-ranking police official for helping the community navigate the turmoil of the officer's mistrial. He is expected to reprise his role during the officer's retrial.

The Latest: Accused shooter faces capital murder charge

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:14am

The Latest in a shooting in Mississippi that left eight people dead (all times local):

3 of 4 Idaho GOP governor candidates have voted frequently

Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:01am

Four Republican candidates are vying to be Idaho's next governor, a race that's expected to be one of the state's most competitive in 2018.