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The Latest: Senator tells intel panel to 'follow the money'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 10:04am

The Latest on the Senate intelligence committee's hearing on Russian interference in last year's presidential election (all times local):

Authorities: Deputy who was fatally shot had previous arrest

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 10:00am

An off-duty sheriff's deputy who was fatally shot by police after officials say he became agitated and refused commands to drop his gun had been arrested and suspended in the past, but the charge was dropped and he was reinstated.

Police: 2 kids approaching school bus hit, killed

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 10:00am

Virginia State Police say two children were killed when a tractor trailer hit them as they approached a school bus in Buckingham County.

Transient pleads not guilty to murder in stabbing in Vermont

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 10:00am

A transient has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the stabbing death of another man near a busy outdoor pedestrian shopping and dining plaza in Vermont.

'Angel of Death' serial killer dies after attack in prison

John Seewer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:55am

A serial killer known as the "Angel of Death" after he admitted killing three dozen hospital patients in Ohio and Kentucky died Thursday, two days after investigators said he was attacked in prison, Ohio's prisons department said.

US hits 'Beatles' cell member, 6 more with terror sanctions

Josh Lederman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:55am

The United States is imposing sanctions on seven people for allegedly supporting the Islamic State group or al-Qaida, including a member of the IS cell dubbed "The Beatles."

Helicopter joins search for 91-year-old Pennsylvania judge

Michael Rubinkam, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:50am

Pennsylvania police are taking to the air as the search intensifies for a 91-year-old federal judge reported missing from his home.

The Latest: 'Bathroom law' compromise approved by Senate

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:50am

The Latest on a compromise proposal to overturn North Carolina's "bathroom law" (all times local):

Trump allies say they're active but were MIA on health care

Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:44am

Outside groups are promising to spend millions of dollars boosting President Donald Trump's agenda. But this political cavalry was noticeably absent during his first legislative agenda item, repealing and replacing the nation's health care law.

Officials remove cattle carcasses from Oregon reservoir

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:44am

Officials have removed a number of cattle carcasses from a popular reservoir just west of the Oregon-Idaho border.

A bill undoing North Carolina's contentious LGBT 'bathroom law' clears key hurdle when state senators approve measure

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:44am

A bill undoing North Carolina's contentious LGBT 'bathroom law' clears key hurdle when state senators approve measure.

Missing cat from California ends up in Canada years later

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:40am

A cat that went missing in California 2 ½ years ago has shown up many miles away in Canada.

Utah needle exchange program put on hold

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:30am

A Utah needle exchange program has been put on hold following concerns from law enforcement that it would encourage drug use.

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Federal judge in Hawaii extends injunction halting travel ban

Laura Jarrett, CNN  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:29am

A federal judge in Hawaii has granted the state's request for a longer term halt of the revised travel ban executive order. US District Court Judge Derrick Watson blocked the revised executive order two weeks ago -- but it was only a temporary halt through a restraining order. The plaintiffs asked for it to be converted into a longer term preliminary injunction, and he agreed Wednesday night.

Deal to end 'bathroom law' under fire from LGBT people

Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:22am

A compromise that would repeal North Carolina's contentious "bathroom law" cleared a key hurdle Thursday when senators approved the measure, which is intended to help stem the financial backlash from the law limiting LGBT protections.

University of Wyoming to open Native American student center

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:10am

University of Wyoming officials are opening a center for Native American students that they hope will help with student recruitment and retention.

Police: 1 man shot, another injured after entering apartment

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:03am

Salt Lake City police say a man is dead and another is critically injured after they tried to enter someone's home.

UW Foundation worker claims she was fired in retaliation

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:03am

A University of Wyoming employee who was fired and then rehired says the termination was an act of retaliation.

North Carolina leaders reach deal to repeal bathroom bill, but many see flaws

Madison Park and Keith Allen, CNN  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 9:02am

Late Wednesday night, North Carolina lawmakers and the governor reached an agreement to repeal the state's controversial "bathroom bill," called HB2.

Severe storm threat shifts to Ohio Valley, southern US

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 30th - 8:51am

An unsettled weather pattern that so far this week has contributed to the deaths of six people in the Southern Plains shifted into the Ohio Valley and southern United States on Thursday, but forecasters say the next round of severe weather won't be as bad as initially anticipated.