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Fighter pilots saw small plane crash off Florida coast

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 6:02pm

U.S. Coast Guard crews are searching for a small airplane that crashed hundreds of miles off the coast of Florida shortly after it was approached by U.S. military jets.

The Latest: World War II soldier buried in Montana

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 5:07pm

The Latest on funeral services for a WWII solider from Montana whose remains were identified last year. (all times local):

Woman facing eviction gets help from Arnold Schwarzenegger

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 5:03pm

A 102-year-old woman facing eviction from her California home of nearly 30 years is getting help from Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Gene therapy gets FDA approval — and a $2 million price tag

Michael Nedelman, CNN  |  Posted May 25th - 4:52pm

The US Food and Drug Administration approved a treatment Friday for a genetic disease called spinal muscular atrophy that causes infants' muscles to waste away, potentially killing them before age 2.

The Latest: Braggs, Oklahoma completely surrounded by water

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 3:33pm

The Latest on major flooding Oklahoma and Arkansas from severe weather across the central U.S. (all times local):

Mississippi rep accused of punching wife issues statement

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 3:19pm

A Mississippi lawmaker accused of recently punching his wife has issued a statement, saying the incident has been misrepresented, although he did not say how so.

Mourners gather for Chicago woman whose baby cut from womb

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 3:09pm

Hundreds of mourners, some carrying flowers and balloons, have gathered for the funeral of a Chicago woman who authorities say was strangled and her baby cut from her womb.

Mike Pence: West Point grads should expect to see combat

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 3:05pm

Vice President Mike Pence told the most diverse graduating class in the history of the U.S. Military Academy on Saturday that the world is "a dangerous place" and they should expect to see combat.

9-year-old killed, 2nd child hurt in Texas drag racing crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 2:28pm

Dallas police say a 9-year-old girl was killed and another child was seriously injured after the car they were riding in was hit by a vehicle that had been drag racing.

Police say body found on Long Island is MS-13 gang victim

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 2:27pm

Police on Long Island say they have recovered the body of a MS-13 gang victim who was buried in a shallow grave over two years ago.

Judge blocks Trump from building sections of border wall

Daisy Nguyen and Elliot Spagat, Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 2:23pm

A federal judge has blocked President Donald Trump from building key sections of his border wall with money secured under his declaration of a national emergency, delivering what may prove a temporary setback on one of his highest priorities.

Ku Klux Klan rally in Ohio; no reported clashes, problems

Daniel Sewell, Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 1:57pm

A small group of Ku Klux Klan members penned in by fencing, surrounded by police and drowned out by hundreds of protesters, held a rally in Ohio with no reported clashes or problems.

Hate crime charge dropped against agent shot by trooper

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 1:52pm

A hate crime charge has been dropped against a federal agent shot last year after police say he pointed a laser-sighted gun in the direction of a uniformed Louisiana State Police trooper.

State abortion bans may hand Democrats a political weapon

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 1:43pm

A flood of laws banning abortions in Republican-run states has handed Democrats a political weapon heading into next year's elections, helping them paint the GOP as extreme and court centrist voters who could decide congressional races in swing states, members of both parties say.

2 suspected of dismembering California man arrested in China

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 12:57pm

A couple suspected of killing a man and dismembering his body in California has been arrested in China and returned to the United States to face prosecution.

San Francisco police union calls for chief to resign

Daisy Nguyen, Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 12:19pm

The union representing San Francisco police officers demanded Saturday that its chief resign, accusing him of blaming officers for raids that he ordered to determine who leaked a police report to a freelance journalist.

Hate makes a comeback in the Pacific Northwest

Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 12:01pm

Nearly two decades after the Aryan Nations' Idaho compound was demolished, far-right extremists are maintaining a presence in the Pacific Northwest.

Driver in car stopped on Utah freeway killed in fiery crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 11:58am

Authorities say a man driving a car on a metro Salt Lake City freeway was killed when it stopped in a traffic lane and then was struck from behind by another car and burst into flames on impact.

2 killed in crash of single-engine plane in southern Utah

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 11:49am

Authorities say two people aboard a single-engine plane were killed when it crashed in southern Utah.

Deputy fatally shoots reportedly suicidal man after chase

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 25th - 11:35am

Officials continue to investigate the shooting of a south Mississippi man killed while fleeing from a sheriff's deputy.