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Trump: Allies concerned about declassifying Russia papers

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:33pm

President Donald Trump says several close allies of the United States have called to raise concerns about his decision to declassified a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation,

Florence evacuees return as others brace for more flooding

Alan Suderman and Alex Derosier, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:04pm

The trillions of gallons of water dumped by Hurricane Florence continue to slowly meander their way to the sea, leaving billions of dollars of damage in their wake.

American joins Delta, United in raising checked-bag fees

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:20pm

It's official: It will cost you more to check a bag on any of the three biggest U.S. airlines.

The Latest: Sheriff sorry for racial remarks, won't resign

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:17pm

The Latest on a New Jersey sheriff's racial remarks that were recorded (all times local):

'He's been there': Trump stumps for Sen. Heller in Vegas

Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:07pm

His own political fortunes intrinsically linked to his party holding control of Congress, President Donald Trump on Thursday offered full-throated support for the most vulnerable incumbent Republican senator, while unleashing a torrent of grievances against Democrats and the news media and claiming they are sabotaging his administration.

Police: Suspect dead after shootout near Miami airport

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:46pm

Authorities in Florida say a wanted suspect is dead after he used an assault rifle to fire upon officers near Miami International Airport.

Funeral to be held for mother of alleged MS-13 victim

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:19pm

A funeral will be held Friday for a New York mother recognized by President Donald Trump for turning grief over her daughter's suspected gang killing into a crusade against MS-13.

The Latest: Officers shot after entering wrong apartment

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:18pm

The Latest on a police shooting in Maryland (all times local):

Congressman blasted for off-color joke amid Kavanaugh drama

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 7:10pm

U.S. Rep. Ralph Norman's off-color remark at a campaign event in which he made a joke involving the Supreme Court nomination battle in Washington has drawn fire.

California makes people ask for straws, sodas with kid meals

Sophia Bollag, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 6:31pm

If you want a straw with your drink or a soda with a kids' meal at a California restaurant, you'll need to ask for them starting next year.

Grand jury indicts Alaska man tied to girl's death

Rachel D'Oro, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 6:25pm

An Alaska man physically took the cellphone away from a 10-year-old girl who was later found dead, and he lied to authorities when he said he found her phone on the ground, according to a federal grand jury indictment filed Thursday.

Police on guard for poison at UN meeting; no specific threat

Tom Hays, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 6:10pm

Police seeking to secure the United Nations General Assembly are on guard for would-be assassins like the two men accused of poisoning a former Russian spy in England.

The Latest: Police: Gang members in shootout with deputies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 5:34pm

The Latest on two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies wounded in a shootout in East Los Angeles (all times local):

Tennessee lawsuit over mishandled burials goes to jury

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 5:23pm

Attorneys for funeral homes being sued over the way a Tennessee cemetery mishandled burials say the fault lies with the cemetery, but the plaintiffs' attorneys say the funeral homes should have made sure the burials were done properly.

Colorado police make arrest in 30-year-old slaying of woman

Kathleen Foody, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 5:15pm

Colorado police arrested a man in a 30-year-old murder case Thursday, alleging he sexually assaulted, stabbed and beat a woman to death in an alley when he was 15.

Ethics panel: Reynolds OK to take 9 rides on private jets

David Pitt, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 4:48pm

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds did nothing wrong in accepting nine rides on private jets in the last 14 months, a state ethics board said Thursday, concluding they were legitimate in-kind campaign contributions allowable under Iowa's gift law.

Sex offenders want to be deported but California keeps them

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 4:43pm

At least 30 immigrant men who are living in the United States illegally and have sex crime records remain in custody in California despite having completed their sentences and wanting to be deported, a newspaper reported Thursday.

Utahn who died trying to save drowning mom, child named Carnegie hero

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 4:40pm

A Sandy man who jumped into the fast-moving and cold Provo River in an attempt to save a woman and her daughter in 2017 is one of 16 people being honored with Carnegie medals for heroism.

Former college student found guilty for role in teen's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 4:21pm

A jury found a former Virginia Tech student guilty Thursday for her role in the death of a 13-year-old girl two years ago.