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Teen girl faces murder charge in father's shooting in Ohio

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 7:45am

A 14-year-old Ohio girl who called 911 to say she had shot her father is expected to be in juvenile court for an initial appearance on an aggravated murder charge.

South Carolina father of 5 dies when car plows into house

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 7:45am

Authorities in South Carolina say a father of five has been killed after a driver plowed into the bedroom of his home.

Mom carrying baby without brain to term — to donate the organs

Ali Larkin, CNN  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 7:45am

When Keri Young found out her unborn child didn't have a brain, she made an unthinkably selfless decision. She decided to carry Eva to term to donate the organs to other babies in need.

Trump blames FBI for failing to stop media leaks

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 7:40am

President Donald Trump is blaming the FBI for failing to stop leaks to the media, saying the information being reported is classified and could have a "devastating effect" on the country.

Vulnerable Dems lay low as town hall angst rages

Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 7:29am

From Montana to West Virginia, the nation's most vulnerable Senate Democrats are avoiding town hall meetings as their Republican counterparts get pummeled by an energized electorate frustrated with President Donald Trump's early agenda.

Police: Maryland officer shoots man driving car at him

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 7:25am

Police say an officer in Maryland shot and wounded a man driving a car at the officer.

College: Feces swastika found in gender-neutral bathroom

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 7:13am

One of the top art schools is in the U.S. is investigating after anti-Semitic graffiti made out of human waste was found in a gender-neutral bathroom.

UMass-Amherst's Old Chapel reopens after $21M renovation

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 7:00am

An iconic building on the University of Massachusetts Amherst campus has opened for the first time in almost two decades.

Police: 2 officers wounded, 1 man killed in DC shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 6:56am

Two police officers are wounded and a man is dead after gunfire broke out at an intersection in northeast Washington.

Dozens of metal poles fall off truck, smash cars below

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 6:51am

Dozens of metal poles got loose from a truck in New York City and rained onto cars, with one piercing a man's windshield.

The Latest: Kansas bar shooting survivor leaves hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 6:40am

The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Kansas bar that some witnesses said was racially motivated (all times local):

Tip leads to arrest in Georgia teacher's 2005 disappearance

Russ Bynum, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 6:35am

until a tip led to an unexpected arrest.

Man accused of eating girlfriend not competent for trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 6:35am

Attorneys for a southern Indiana man accused of killing his former girlfriend and eating parts of her body in 2014 say he's not competent to stand trial.

Indian man killed in possibly racial shooting at Kansas bar

Jim Suhr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 5:58am

A man has been charged with murder in what some witnesses described as a racially motivated shooting at a crowded suburban Kansas City bar that left one Indian man dead and two other men hospitalized.

'Hipster Cop,' in fashion spotlight during Occupy, retires

Deepti Hajela, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 5:26am

A New York City police detective who became an internet sensation as the "Hipster Cop" for his fashionable wardrobe during the Occupy Wall Street protests is letting go of something he's been wearing for 25 years — his badge.

Trump can expect receptive crowd at conservative gathering

Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 5:26am

Six years ago, as the "money, money, money, money" chorus of his reality TV show's theme song blasted, Donald Trump stepped out before the nation's largest gathering of conservative activists for the first time. The crowd was less than adoring, occasionally laughing at and booing the longtime former Democrat.

Stampede! Drone causes 1,500 elk to charge in Wyoming snow

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 5:26am

Wildlife refuge officials say a man with a drone caused 1,500 elk to stampede half a mile.

Gamer dies while attempting 24-hour stream for charity

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 5:05am

Police are investigating the death of a popular Virginia gamer who died during the home stretch of a 24-hour marathon video game session he was streaming online to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Man charged in death of 4-year-old who shot himself

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 5:05am

Authorities say they've charged a central Florida man in the death of a 4-year-old boy who accidentally shot himself in the face with a gun he found while home alone.

Poll: GOP should keep money for Medicaid expansion

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 24th - 3:20am

Add Medicaid expansion to the list of Obama-era health care provisions that Americans want to keep. A new poll finds that 8 in 10 say lawmakers should preserve federal funding that has allowed states to add coverage for some 11 million low-income people.