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Trump to host state dinner for Australian prime minister

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 8:54am

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are hosting an official visit and state dinner in September for the prime minister of Australia.

Trump to pay respects to late Justice John Paul Stevens

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 8:46am

President Donald Trump is going to pay his respects to the late Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens.

Crews continue search for brothers missing at Utah reservoir

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 8:35am

Rescuers say the search for two brothers who were last seen fishing at a Utah reservoir is now a recovery operation.

House Republicans vow tough questions for Mueller at hearing

Hope Yen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 8:24am

House Republicans are pledging tough questioning of special counsel Robert Mueller when he testifies before Congress this week as Democrats plan to air evidence of wrongdoing by President Donald Trump in a potentially last-ditch bid to impeach him.

Utah gets $1.4M of $700M Equifax data breach settlement

Linda Williams, and The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 8:01am

Equifax will pay up to $700 million — including more than $1.4 million to Utah — to settle with the U.S. and states over a 2017 data breach.

Delaware police: Man shot wife, then self at nursing home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 7:33am

Delaware State police have confirmed they think a man killed his wife, then himself, in a shooting at a nursing home.

Stevens' colleagues pay respects in Supreme Court ceremony

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 7:12am

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has been remembered as a "brilliant man" with a "deep devotion to the rule of law" during a ceremony at the court where he served for nearly 35 years.

Delaware boaters fall into water, police halt runaway vessel

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 6:47am

Delaware Fish and Wildlife Natural Resources Police say they were able to stop an unmanned, runaway boat after its drivers fell into the water.

New court date set for man accused of killing woman, 3 kids

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 5:56am

A new court date has been set for a Georgia man accused of killing his girlfriend and her three children.

Louisiana officer suggested Ocasio-Cortez should be shot

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 5:29am

A Louisiana police officer posted a comment on his Facebook page calling U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a "vile idiot" and suggesting that she be shot.

Woman: Husband killed in freak accident on N Carolina beach

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 5:13am

A woman says her husband was killed on the North Carolina coast when a wave crashed into him, slamming his head into the sand and breaking his neck.

NYC mayor calls for probe as many wait for power to return

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 11:49pm

Mayor Bill de Blasio called for an investigation Monday of power outages that came at the end of this weekend's oppressive heat, saying he no longer trusts utility Con Edison after it decided to turn off power to thousands of customers.

NY state police lag behind agencies nationwide on camera use

Ryan Tarinelli, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 11:19pm

A highway shoulder is where New York state troopers spotted Luke Patterson, walking by himself around 2 a.m. after his car became disabled. By the end of the encounter in rural New York, the 41-year-old chef would be killed by a trooper's gunfire.

Stevens, ex-colleagues took different paths in retirement

Jessica Gresko, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:13pm

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens never really put down his pen. Without opinions and dissents to write following his retirement from the Supreme Court in 2010, Stevens chose instead to write books from his home in Florida, reflecting on his life but also the Constitution.

Olympic robots offer 'virtual' attendance, help out on field

Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:04pm

A cart-like robot scuttles across the field to bring back javelins and discuses. A towering screen-on-wheels is designed for "virtual" attendance. The cute ones are, naturally, the likeness of the Olympic and Paralympic mascots.

A great white shark jumped in front of a boat near Cape Cod, surprising those on board

Scottie Andrew and Artemis Moshtaghian, CNN  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:56pm

At least no one can complain that this fishing trip was boring.

GOP group removes post calling congresswomen "Jihad Squad"

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:17pm

An Illinois Republican group has apologized and removed from its Facebook page a post that showed images of four Democratic congresswomen who have been criticized by President Donald Trump and referred to them as the "Jihad Squad."

The Latest: Power restored to nearly all utility customers

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 7:59pm

The Latest on a power outage on the island of Kauai (all times local):

Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, but won't resign

DÁnica Coto, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 7:49pm

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said Sunday evening that he will not resign in the face of public furor over an obscenity-laced leaked online chat, but he will not seek reelection or continue as head of his pro-statehood political party.