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Supreme Court seems divided over Texas redistricting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:57am

The Supreme Court appears divided over Texas' appeal to preserve congressional and legislative districts that a lower court struck down as racially discriminatory.

First ladies Trump, Macron tour National Gallery's Cezannes

Laurie Kellman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:54am

Melania Trump and Brigitte Macron have ditched the White House for the nearby National Gallery of Art to see the works of Paul Cezanne.

Bid to toughen Louisiana anti-bestiality law draws pushback

Anthony Izaguirre, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:52am

In Louisiana, a proposal to strengthen the law against bestiality is facing unexpected opposition from conservative lawmakers who see it as an underhanded move to strike the state's unconstitutional ban on sodomy.

Racial disparities rise in school discipline, new data shows

Maria Danilova, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:52am

New federal data show that black students continue to be expelled and suspended from school much more frequently than their white peers.

Latest: Woman fatally shot after Los Angeles house fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:51am

The Latest on a shooting following a house fire south of downtown Los Angeles (all times local):

Husband of ex-Senate leader pleads not guilty to sex charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:48am

The estranged husband of former Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that he sexually assaulted or harassed several men.

Trump: North Korea wants meeting 'as soon as possible'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:38am

President Donald Trump says North Korea wants to hold a high-stakes meeting "as soon as possible" and he is praising Kim Jong Un as "very open" and "very honorable."

Judge: Florida school shooting suspect keeps public defender

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:37am

Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz should continue to be represented in the death penalty case by a public defender at taxpayer expense, a judge ruled Tuesday.

Robert Frost museum set to reopen under new ownership

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:31am

The Robert Frost Stone House Museum is ready to reopen under new ownership.

Trump says North Korea wants meeting 'as soon as possible,' praises Kim Jong Un as 'very open' and 'very honorable'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:29am

Trump says North Korea wants meeting 'as soon as possible,' praises Kim Jong Un as 'very open' and 'very honorable'

Racially offensive Florida prom invitation stirs backlash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:27am

A Florida high school student stirred a backlash when he held up a sign with a racially offensive message to invite his girlfriend to the prom.

Greitens case: Judge to consider disqualifying prosecutors

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:24am

A judge is expected to consider a request to disqualify St. Louis prosecutors from one of the two felony cases against Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens.

The Latest: Multiple failures played part in school massacre

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:20am

The Latest on the commission investigating the Florida high school massacre (all times local):

Trump warns Iran against restarting nuclear program

Darlene Superville and Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:19am

Weighing withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, President Donald Trump declared on Tuesday that if the Iranians "restart their nuclear program, they will have bigger problems than they've ever had before."

Toronto driver charged with 10 counts of 1st degree murder

Charmaine Noronha, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:18am

A 25-year-old who plowed a van into a crowded Toronto sidewalk was ordered held Tuesday on 10 counts of murder and 13 of attempted murder as Canadian authorities and the public sought to make sense of what appeared to be one of the deadliest mass murders in the country's modern history.

Idaho man gets probation for role following deadly shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:18am

An Idaho man has been given five years of probation for his role in attempting to cover up the shooting death of a Washington man during a camping trip.

Senators delay VA confirmation hearing amid new allegations

Hope Yen and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:16am

Senate leaders have delayed indefinitely the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's pick to be Veterans Affairs secretary because of what they say are "serious allegations" made against the White House doctor and Navy rear admiral.

The Latest: Senators: 'Serious' charges made against Jackson

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:08am

The Latest on Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's pick to be secretary of Veterans Affairs (all times local):

AP-NORC Poll: For many online Americans, Facebook is a habit

Mae Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:04am

Social media is a daily way of life for many Americans.

Get Into My Car ... Amazon begins delivery to vehicles

Mae Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:03am

Amazon's latest perk ... free delivery to your car.