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TSA: Surge in guns seized at Salt Lake City airport in 2016

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 3:51am

The Transportation Security Administration says the number of guns security seized at Salt Lake City International Airport last year jumped more than 50 percent.

No. 10 FSU, No. 24 South Carolina ready for 2 ranked teams

Aaron Beard, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 2:00am

Florida State is finally wrapping up a demanding stretch of six straight games against ranked teams.

Airport shooting suspect back in court for bail hearing

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:30am

The man suspected of fatally shooting five people and wounding six others at a Florida airport is due back in federal court.

Orlando nightclub gunman's wife faces charges tied to attack

Eric Tucker and Olga R. Rodriguez, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 17th - 1:30am

The wife of Orlando nightclub gunman Omar Mateen faces a court hearing in California after being arrested there in connection with his Florida shooting rampage that left 49 people dead.

Piano Guys say performance at inauguration not a Trump endorsement

Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 11:25pm

The Piano Guys are saying their decision to perform at an event marking the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump is not a political endorsement.

Suit: Officers at Ohio jail beat homeless veteran into coma

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 10:21pm

A federal lawsuit alleges that officers at an Ohio jail beat a homeless veteran so severely that he ended up in a coma for two months and is now wheelchair-bound and cognitively disabled.

Officials: FBI arrests widow of Orlando nightclub shooter

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 8:20pm

The wife of the Orlando nightclub shooter, who was extensively questioned by federal agents in the days after the massacre, was arrested Monday by the FBI in connection with the attack, authorities said.

Istanbul police arrest suspect, 4 others in Reina nightclub shooting

Emanuella Grinberg, CNN  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 7:10pm

Police in Istanbul have arrested the man suspected of plotting the deadly New Year's Eve attack on the Reina nightclub along with four others, according to Turkish news agency Anadolu.

Teen slain in 'rape-murder fantasy' was friend to the lonely

Maryclaire Dale and Michael Rubinkam, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 6:20pm

The smiles radiate from photos posted online by friends: Grace Packer sporting an impish grin as a toddler, floating happily in a pool as a young teen, leaning in to talk to a friend at her school lunch table.

Police: Officer fatally shoots man who shot 2, took hostage

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 6:10pm

A police officer fatally shot a Virginia man who shot two people and kept a hostage barricaded inside a house even after he set it on fire Monday afternoon, officials said.

Zebra found dead, skinned near California's Hearst Castle

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 5:31pm

A zebra from a herd that roams the ranch around Hearst Castle was found dead and partly skinned on a beach on California's central coast, authorities said.

The Latest: Kasich: Fix social problems 'bottom up' like MLK

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 5:20pm

The Latest on celebrations across the country for Martin Luther King Jr. Day (all times local):

The Latest: 2 deputies shot expected to recover

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 5:10pm

The Latest on the shooting of two deputies in northern Idaho (all times local):

2 Bonner County deputies serving warrant shot in N. Idaho

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 5:10pm

Two Bonner County sheriff's deputies were shot Monday in northern Idaho, but they were expected to recover.

Miami-Dade police: 8 people wounded in shooting at MLK park

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 4:51pm

Miami-Dade police say eight people — five of them juveniles — have been wounded in a shooting at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park.

Mississippi city renames 'Great Americans Day' to honor MLK

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 4:32pm

A Mississippi city voted Monday to ditch "Great Americans Day" and instead celebrate a holiday named for Martin Luther King Jr.

The Latest: Friends: Slain teen had typical parent issues

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 4:03pm

The Latest on the life of a teenage girl who authorities say was killed and dismembered by her adoptive mother and the mother's boyfriend (all times local):

King Day highlights transition from Obama to Trump

Bill Barrow, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 3:40pm

As Americans celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights leaders and activists are trying to reconcile the transition from the nation's first black president to a president-elect still struggling to connect with most non-white voters.

Eugene Cernan, last man on the moon, dies

Emanuella Grinberg CNN  |  Posted  Jan 16th - 3:35pm

Eugene A. Cernan, the last astronaut to leave his footprints on the surface of the moon, has died, NASA said Monday.