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2 more charged in gang-linked murder in NYC subway station

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 6:24pm

Prosecutors say two more MS-13 gang members have been charged in a killing on a New York City subway platform.

Son arrested in developer's mysterious dog leash death

Jonathan Drew, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 5:31pm

The mysterious death of a real estate developer found strangled with a dog leash nearby took an unusual turn Friday when his teenage son was charged with killing him.

San Francisco landslide traps person under sand

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 5:30pm

Dozens of firefighters were frantically digging with shovels Friday afternoon in search of a person who was thought to be buried by a landslide near a San Francisco beach.

Report: Apps give Facebook sensitive health and other data

Mae Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 5:13pm

Several phone apps are sending sensitive user data, including health information, to Facebook without users' consent, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.

Funeral held for sailor in V-J Day Times Square kiss photo

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 5:00pm

The sailor photographed kissing a woman in Times Square at the end of World War II was mourned Friday at a funeral in Rhode Island.

Police chief: Contacting ICE about former Marine was proper

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:54pm

A Michigan police chief says his department acted properly when it contacted Immigration and Customs Enforcement following a former Marine's arrest, leading to a three-day stay in a detainment center.

Florida mayor charged with shooting at deputies suspended

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:23pm

A Florida mayor accused of shooting at deputies trying arrest him on allegations of practicing medicine without a license has been removed from office.

Reports: NYC prosecutors preparing case against Manafort

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:22pm

Prosecutors in New York City are building a potential criminal case against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, as he awaits sentencing on federal conspiracy and fraud convictions, according to reports published Friday.

Colorado police to search landfill for missing mom's remains

Kathleen Foody, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:22pm

Colorado police plan to search a landfill for the remains of a woman whose fiance is charged with murdering the mother of his 1-year-old child.

Lawsuit targets Facebook, hotel over teen's sex trafficking

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:22pm

A Nashville lawsuit claims a teenage sex trafficking survivor was the victim of "quests for profits" by Facebook and a hotel chain.

Trump picks Craft as nominee for UN post

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:16pm

President Donald Trump has picked Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as his nominee to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.

Trump announces US Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft is his new choice for UN envoy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:08pm

Trump announces US Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft is his new choice for UN envoy.

Proposed project seeks to recognize Boston's slavery ties

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:55pm

Boston is taking a step toward recognizing the role slavery played at one of its most visited landmarks.

No criminal charges in fatal shooting by Illinois officer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:28pm

A suburban Chicago police officer will not be charged in the fatal shooting of a woman armed with a knife along an interstate.

Canyon County to consider ditching "English only" rule

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:16pm

Canyon County Commissioners have known for six years that a resolution banning county communication was "constitutionally infirm," records show.

State lawmaker calls for Georgia speaker Ralston to resign

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:14pm

A Georgia lawmaker is trying to oust the state House speaker following reports the powerful Republican repeatedly used his position to delay court proceedings for criminal defendants who are clients of his law practice.

The Latest: NYC prosecutors reportedly eyeing Manafort case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:02pm

The Latest on the investigations involving President Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort (all times local):

Black woman replacing Alabama editor who endorsed KKK

Jay Reeves, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:58pm

A white Alabama newspaper editor who advocated for the revival of the Ku Klux Klan is turning over control of the small weekly to a black woman.

Utah man accused of assaulting pregnant girlfriend

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:46pm

Police say an 18-year-old Utah man is accused of punching and kicking his pregnant girlfriend in the stomach, aiming to cause a miscarriage.