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Shark bites child in third North Carolina attack this season

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:19am

North Carolina officials say a shark bit an 8-year-old boy in what is now the third attack this season along the North Carolina coast.

Trial set for ex-driver accused of abusing disabled girl

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:16am

A trial date has been set for a former Mississippi bus driver accused of sitting on and threatening to kill a disabled child.

Charge dismissed against officer whose gun fired at school

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:03am

A charge has been dismissed against a Michigan police officer whose personal gun accidentally fired into the floor of a high school gymnasium as he watched a wrestling tournament.

Millionaire to be sentenced for deadly fire above tunnels

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 6:47am

A wealthy stock trader awaits sentencing for his conviction in the fiery death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for a nuclear bunker beneath a Maryland home.

Trial in slaying in Illinois of scholar from China continues

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:43am

The federal death-penalty trial of a former University of Illinois doctoral student charged with slaying a 26-year-old scholar visiting from China is resuming in central Illinois.

Virginia college wants wizardry school's $70K debt to vanish

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:58am

The College of William & Mary says the masters of a wizardry school need to make a $70,000 debt disappear.

Owner of Indiana town's hospital museum puts it up for sale

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:58am

The owner of a small northern Indiana town's former hospital that's become a medical museum is looking for someone to take it over.

Woman accused of false abduction report to appear in court

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:11am

A West Virginia woman is due in court on a charge of falsely reporting to police that an Egyptian man tried to kidnap her daughter from a shopping mall.

Pampers pledges to install 5,000 baby changing tables in men's restrooms across the US

Scottie Andrew and Saeed Ahmed, CNN  |  Posted Jun 16th - 10:50pm

From the trunk of a car to the lid of a piano, dads sometimes have to get creative when it's time to change their child's diaper without a changing station.

GOP mutters, gently, as Trump sidesteps Senate for top aides

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 10:34pm

President Donald Trump's latest anointment of an acting head of a major federal agency has prompted muttering, but no more than that, from Republican senators whose job description includes confirming top administration aides.

Trial set for Navy SEAL in Islamic State prisoner's killing

Julie Watson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 10:09pm

The trial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with killing an Islamic State prisoner in his care is set to begin Monday following months of turmoil in one of the Navy's most prominent war crimes cases.

Man killed, 5 wounded in party shooting; motive unknown

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 9:53pm

Authorities in Philadelphia say a man has been killed and five other people were wounded in a shooting at a graduation party.

New Mexico mural focuses on missing Native American women

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 6:39pm

A new mural in southern New Mexico seeks to honor missing and slain Native Americans amid a nationwide push to bring more attention to the issue.

7 fictional fathers to give you feelings for Father's Day

Kaitlyn Workman,  |  Posted Jun 16th - 5:55pm

Fathers, real or fictional, deserve to be celebrated, so we've compiled a list of a few of our favorite dads in popular media.

Franchise fatigue continues with 'Men in Black' and 'Shaft'

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 5:15pm

Brand familiarity isn't everything when it comes to attracting audiences to the multiplex, and Hollywood is learning that lesson the hard way this summer with a slew of underperforming sequels and reboots. That so-called franchise fatigue came to a head this weekend with the releases of "Men in Black: International" and "Shaft."

Phoenix police chief apologizes to family over incident

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 4:12pm

Phoenix's police chief has publicly apologized to members of a family at whom police officers pointed guns and yelled profanities while responding to a report of shoplifting.

CEO: Boeing made mistake in handling warning-system problem

Angela Charlton, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 3:24pm

The chief executive of Boeing said the company made a "mistake" in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in its 737 Max jets before two crashes killed 346 people, and he promised transparency as the aircraft maker works to get the grounded plane back in flight.

Pompeo tries rallying foreign leaders in alleged oil attacks

Ellen Knickmeyer, The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 1:58pm

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is reaching out to wary foreign leaders to frame alleged Iranian attacks in a Middle East oil shipping route as a problem for the world at large, especially for Asian countries vitally dependent on that oil.

Trump calls newspaper report on Russia power grid 'treason'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 1:44pm

President Donald Trump has lashed out at The New York Times, saying it engaged in a "virtual act of treason" for a story that said the U.S. was ramping up its cyber-intrusions into Russia's power grid.

$7.5M award upheld for Spokane crash that paralyzed woman

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 1:20pm

Appellate judges in Washington state are upholding a $7.5-million jury award for a woman paralyzed in a motorcycle crash.