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Behind closed doors, Pelosi disparages Trump's 'manhood'

Laurie Kellman, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 2:09pm

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump's border wall demand is really about his "manhood."

UI football player charged with felony rape

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 2:09pm

A football player at the University of Idaho has been charged with felony rape after police said he sexually assaulted a woman in her dorm room.

The Latest: Manafort attorneys seek more time to respond

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 2:05pm

The Latest on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election (all times local):

Los Angeles deputy charged in unarmed man's death

Amanda Lee Myers, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 1:58pm

A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy was charged Tuesday with voluntary manslaughter in what a prosecutor said was an "unjustified and unreasonable" fatal shooting of an unarmed man in 2016.

The Latest: 3 members of family found dead in Kentucky

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 1:58pm

The Latest on the deaths of three people in Kentucky (all times local):

Lawmakers OK $4,551 a month to pay for governor's housing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 1:54pm

A state panel has voted to slightly raise the housing stipend for Idaho's governor as Idaho continues to be one of a handful of states without a governor's mansion.

Parents of college student sue classmate, others over death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 1:48pm

The parents of a 19-year-old college freshman who died of head injuries in a fall suffered after a day of drinking are seeking to hold his roommate and other students liable.

Storm cleanup: Florida officials resign amid resources probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 1:29pm

A top official in Florida's highway agency and her deputy resigned after an investigation into whether state employees were sent to the official's south Georgia home to clean up fallen tree limbs and connect a generator after Hurricane Michael.

ACLU condemns Nevada school policy for background checks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 1:20pm

Civil rights leaders are condemning a new school district policy requiring background checks for parents visiting their children's Reno-area schools, warning the discriminatory practice could have a chilling effect on immigrant families.

Mother of 5 children killed in blaze in critical condition

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 1:17pm

The mother of five children killed in a fire at their Ohio home remains hospitalized in critical condition as officials continue searching for the cause of the blaze.

Tiny remains found in leaky containers at Michigan cemetery

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 12:56pm

Investigators discovered the remains of 300 fetuses and infants stored in leaky plastic containers at a cemetery in suburban Detroit, state regulators said Tuesday.

Sessions: "I don't follow tweets as closely as I used to"

Jay Reeves, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 12:54pm

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions lavished praise on what he called President Donald Trump's policy accomplishments Tuesday but added that he's backing away from his former boss's favorite social media platform.

Ada County Paramedics debuts $300K armored ambulance

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 12:47pm

Ada County Paramedics unveiled a brand-new vehicle to help the team in dangerous situations — a custom-made armored ambulance.

Facing pressure, McConnell agrees to criminal justice vote

Mary Clare Jalonick and Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 12:43pm

Under pressure from President Donald Trump and many of his Republican colleagues, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that he will bring legislation to the floor to overhaul the nation's sentencing laws.

The Latest: Walker: Line-item vetoes likely on some bills

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 12:37pm

The Latest on Wisconsin's lame-duck legislative session (all times local):

AP FACT CHECK: Trump sees a border wall where none exists

Calvin Woodward, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 12:24pm

As if spotting a mirage in the southwestern desert, President Donald Trump and his aides are seeing a wall standing along the Mexico border where none exists.

Pelosi, Dem critics discuss plan to limit top leaders' terms

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 12:13pm

Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats opposing her bid to become speaker have discussed new rules that would likely limit party leaders to three two-year terms, people familiar with the talks said Tuesday. The proposal, if adopted, could well restrict Pelosi to just two more years atop her party.

Atlantic City mayor, councilman plead not guilty in brawl

Wayne Parry, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 12:10pm

Atlantic City's mayor and a City Councilman pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from their involvement in a brawl outside a casino nightclub last month.

Florida mom ruled incompetent for trial in girl's drowning

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 11:37am

A Florida woman accused of drowning her screaming 4-year-old daughter in a river in Tampa has been declared incompetent to stand trial.