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North Carolina abortion ban ruling to be appealed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 6:27pm

State officials are appealing a federal judge's decision that struck down North Carolina's ban on abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy except in a medical emergency.

The Latest: Jury urges death for California family's killing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:28pm

The Latest on jurors reaching a penalty decision in a quadruple murder trial (all times local):

Wildfire burning in Florida Everglades near major interstate

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:05pm

A wildfire burning in the Florida Everglades has given some commuters a smoky ride home along Interstate 75 in an area called Alligator Alley.

Mississippi teacher killed in Louisiana; 2 arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:46pm

A Mississippi school teacher who had recently been honored by his school district was found fatally shot Monday across the state line in Louisiana. Two people have been arrested in connection with his death.

Lithgow, Bening and more stars to perform Mueller report

Katie Campione, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:34pm

Former special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of the President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign is getting the theatrical treatment.

The Latest: Police: Daughter, wife fled gunman who killed 4

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:25pm

The Latest on a quadruple murder-suicide in California (all times local):

Trump the unreliable partner confounds both foes and allies

Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:19pm

President Donald Trump's abrupt decision against military strikes may have prevented open military conflict with Iran, but it also showed him anew to be an unpredictable, unreliable, partner at home and abroad.

The Latest: Suspect in police killing wears bandage to court

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:57pm

The Latest on the killing of a Sacramento police officer (all times local):

Government moves migrant kids after AP exposes bad treatment

Martha Mendoza and Garance Burke, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:30pm

The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation.

Jury urges death for killer of family of 4 found in desert

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:26pm

A jury on Monday recommended the death penalty for a Southern California man convicted of killing a family of four with a sledgehammer and burying their bodies in shallow desert graves.

Justices order court records unsealed in Alabama execution

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:25pm

The U.S. Supreme Court has ordered court filings unsealed related to a recent execution in Alabama.

Helsinki, Mueller shadowing upcoming Trump, Putin meeting

Jonathan Lemire and Vladimir Isachenkov, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:24pm

The shadow of Helsinki lingers. Uncertainties about Russia's past and future election interference continue. And tensions are high over hot spots from Iran to Venezuela.

Justices order court records unsealed in Alabama execution

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:15pm

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ordered court filings unsealed related to a recent execution in Alabama.

US releases review on removing vegetation to stop wildfires

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:13pm

Federal officials have released their review on removing or changing vegetation over a huge swath of the U.S. West to stop wildfires on land used for cattle ranching, recreation and habitat for imperiled sage grouse.

The Latest: Ex-lawmaker's plea change expected in 2 cases

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:09pm

The Latest on change in plea hearings scheduled in a former Arkansas lawmaker's corruption cases (all times local):

Pelosi, Schumer slam Trump's threatened deportations

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:57pm

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called President Donald Trump's threatened coast-to-coast deportations of migrants "outside the circle of civilized human behavior" and the Senate's top Democrat labeled the warning "the very definition of callousness" on Monday in remarks that underscored the gap between the two sides over immigration.

Doctor: Stabbing by Navy SEAL could have killed prisoner

Julie Watson and Brian Melley, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:45pm

A pathologist testified Monday at a Navy SEAL's murder trial that a wounded Islamic State militant in Iraq could have died from a stabbing described by other witnesses.

85 arrested in monthslong human trafficking sting in Florida

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:29pm

Authorities in Florida say they have arrested 85 people in a monthslong human trafficking sting.

Florida inmate charged with murder in 1986 Michigan slaying

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:21pm

A Florida prison inmate has been charged with murder in the strangling of a woman in southwestern Michigan more than three decades ago.