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Stolen pickup truck strikes, kills Uber passenger in Oregon

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 3:18pm

Portland police say a man driving a stolen pickup truck 100 mph (161 kph) crashed into an SUV, killing an Uber passenger.

Police: Peeping Tom suspect with shotgun killed by officer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 2:31pm

Police in Georgia have identified an armed man shot to death by one of the officers who responded to a "Peeping Tom" call.

Bicyclist riding on Idaho highway dies after Jeep hits him

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 1:49pm

Idaho State Police say a bicyclist was killed in a crash.

Bonnets, costumes on display at NYC's Easter Parade

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 1:09pm

The fancy hats and finery were out and on display for New York City's annual Easter extravaganza.

Paris Easter Mass honors firefighters who saved Notre Dame

Angela Charlton, The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 1:09pm

The archbishop of Paris and Catholics from around France and the world honored the firefighters who saved Notre Dame Cathedral, praying Sunday at a special Easter Mass for a swift reconstruction of the beloved monument.

Large brawl involving mostly teenagers at Worlds of Fun

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 12:01pm

Authorities say officers responded to a brawl involving up to 300 teenagers at the Worlds of Fun amusement park in Kansas City, Missouri.

Harris' campaign focuses on black colleges for support

Juana Summers, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 11:57am

California Sen. Kamala Harris has described her experience as a student at a historically black college as "one of the most important aspects" of her life. Now, her Democratic presidential campaign is using that experience to connect with voters.

Dallas area leads American cities in 2018 population growth

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 11:52am

New population estimates show that the Dallas-Fort Worth area led American cities in new residents from 2017 to 2018.

Utah County considers new court for domestic violence cases

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 11:43am

Utah County prosecutors are looking into partnering with area justice courts to create a specialized court for domestic violence cases — a first of its kind in the state.

Report: Man arrested near border faced similar weapon charge

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 11:33am

A New Mexico man who is a member of an armed civilian group that has detained migrants near the U.S.-Mexico border and was arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of firearms reportedly faced similar charges 13 years ago in Oregon.

Man sentenced after father-in-law dies in drug test scam

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 11:30am

A 35-year-old Kansas man has been sentenced to prison after his father-in-law died while taking methadone to help the younger man cheat on a drug test.

Colorado dog reunited with Florida family after 2017 theft

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 11:29am

A dog found abandoned in Colorado has been returned to its family, nearly two years after it was stolen in Florida as a puppy.

2 children shot in road rage incident involving father

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 11:02am

Authorities say a North Carolina man has been arrested after two children were shot in a road rage incident.

Driver in hit-run crash that killed 2, injured 5 sought

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 10:45am

Police are seeking a driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed two people and injured five others in northeast Philadelphia.

Accuracy at core of Supreme Court case over census question

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 10:45am

Justice Elena Kagan's father was 3 years old when the census taker came to the family's apartment on Ocean Parkway in Brooklyn, New York, on April 10, 1930.

Man arrested on murder charges in woman's hacking death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 10:32am

Authorities arrested a man on murder and attempted murder charges in connection with the death of a woman found nearly decapitated in a New York City apartment and the wounding of another woman who was hospitalized in critical condition, police said Sunday.

239 Sandy residents sickened by February fluoride release

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 10:29am

Authorities say 239 people were sickened from an accidental release of fluoride concentrate in Sandy two months ago.

16 airline passengers taken to hospital after landing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 10:23am

An official says 16 passengers who reported feeling ill on an American Airlines flight from Miami were taken to the hospital after the plane landed in Boston.

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says 'several' Americans have been killed in the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 10:23am

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says 'several' Americans have been killed in the Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka.