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The Latest: Phoenix cops release supposed shoplifting video

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 2:00pm

The Latest on Phoenix police pointing guns at a couple during a shoplifting investigation (all times local):

The Latest: Indiana AG's office plans vigorous defense

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 1:56pm

The Latest on the allegations of groping made against Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill (all times local):

5-year-old boy dies of gunshot wound in Milwaukee

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 1:33pm

A 5-year-old boy has been shot and killed in Milwaukee.

More families demand information on Virginia Beach shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 1:26pm

More families who lost loved ones in the Virginia Beach mass shooting are calling for an independent investigation.

Judge orders Sawtooth Valley water diversions examined

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 1:15pm

A federal judge has ordered the U.S. Forest Service to consult with other federal agencies about nearly two dozen water diversion projects in central Idaho's Sawtooth Valley that could be harming salmon, steelhead and bull trout.

Man re-arrested for fatal stabbing of Houston boy, 11

Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 1:15pm

Newly tested DNA evidence led to the re-arrest of a man accused of fatally stabbing an 11-year-old Houston boy as he walked home from school in 2016, authorities said Tuesday.

Authorities: BYU-Idaho student drowned in Teton River

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:55pm

Officials say a 21-year-old Malad man drowned Friday while floating the Teton River in an inner tube.

Faculty organization lifts ISU sanctions

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:52pm

The American Association of University Professors has lifted a sanction at Idaho State University, indicating that the organization no longer disapproves of how the school is handling governance issues.

Pence tours Navy hospital ship heading to Latin America

Ellis Rua, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:50pm

Vice President Mike Pence has toured a U.S. Navy hospital ship launching a five-month medical assistance mission to Latin American countries struggling to absorb hundreds of thousands of migrants from crisis-wracked Venezuela.

Trump: Shanahan out at Pentagon, Esper now acting secretary

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:41pm

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan is withdrawing his nomination to lead the Pentagon.

Canadian man gets 26 years for role in suicide attack

Jim Mustian, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:35pm

A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a Canadian man to 26 years in U.S. prison for supporting a group of jihadists who committed a 2009 suicide attack that killed five American soldiers in Iraq.

The Latest: Dems slam White House after Shanahan withdrawal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:34pm

The Latest on Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan's decision to step down (all times local):

NTSB cites low driver standards in fatal Iowa bush crash

Josh Funk, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:30pm

Tougher standards for school bus drivers and a fire suppression system could have prevented the deaths in a 2017 school bus fire in western Iowa, federal safety investigators said Tuesday.

Fake Uber driver gets 30 years for sexually assaulting teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:21pm

A Florida man who pretended to be an Uber driver to sexually assault a college student has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.

Shanahan drops bid to lead Pentagon, citing 'painful' past

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:19pm

After months of unexplained delays, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan stepped down Tuesday before his formal nomination ever went to the Senate, citing a "painful" family situation that would hurt his children and reopen "wounds we have worked years to heal."

Witness: Suspect in slaying tried to get her into his car

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:19pm

A University of Illinois graduate student has told jurors that the man on trial for abducting and killing a 26-year-old visiting scholar from China attempted to get her into his car by posing as an undercover police officer.

Maine man convicted of killing sheriff's deputy

David Sharp, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:07pm

A man accused of placing a gun against the neck of a sheriff's deputy and pulling the trigger was convicted of murder Tuesday after a trial that focused on the defendant's drug-addled state of mind.

Trump says US will begin deporting millions

Jill Colvin and Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:07pm

President Donald Trump is threatening to deport millions of people living in the United States illegally, heralding a plan that could help energize his supporters just ahead of formally announcing his reelection bid .

Black bear euthanized after Utah boy injured in tent

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:00pm

Wildlife officials say a black bear has been euthanized after a child was injured during a Boy Scout camping trip.