News  /  U.S.  / 

Most Recent

The Latest: Trump: No proof of Middle Easterners in caravan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:58pm

The Latest on the Trump administration's response to a migrant caravan (all times local):

Lottery office pools increase odds - and possibly headaches

Scott McFetridge and Hannah Grabenstein, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:46pm

A group of New Jersey construction workers noticed that the sixth member of their lottery pool had abruptly left work. Turns out, he had a lottery ticket worth $38.5 million and claimed he bought the winning ticket separately with his own money.

White nationalist's wife says he physically abused her

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:42pm

The wife of white nationalist leader Richard Spencer has accused him of physically, verbally and emotionally abusing her throughout their eight-year marriage.

US to revoke visas of Saudis implicated in killing of writer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:39pm

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the Trump administration is revoking the visas of some Saudi officials implicated in the death of writer Jamal Khashoggi.

As caravan moves north, Trump struggles with what to do

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:38pm

The Trump administration has not settled on a plan for what to do if a migrant caravan arrives at the southern border, despite threats by President Donald Trump to declare a national emergency or rescind aid from the countries whose people are journeying north.

Florida sheriff won't pay man left paralyzed by deputy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:29pm

A Florida sheriff's office says it has not settled a lawsuit and won't pay millions to a black man who became a quadriplegic when a deputy shot him.

Grand Canyon chief being investigated, will be reassigned

Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:27pm

The National Park Service says it will reassign the Grand Canyon superintendent amid a federal investigation into undisclosed allegations.

The Latest: No sensitive items taken in McCarthy break in

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:07pm

The Latest on a break-in at the California office of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (all times local):

Trump criticizes Saudi operation to kill journalist, calls it one of 'worst cover-ups in the history of cover-ups'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:06pm

Trump criticizes Saudi operation to kill journalist, calls it one of 'worst cover-ups in the history of cover-ups'

Shifting Saudi account of writer's death confirms key parts

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 2:02pm

Facing global outrage over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi officials are now acknowledging that the journalist was targeted inside the kingdom's consulate in Turkey and a body double was on hand to aid in a cover-up — the latest twist in the kingdom's evolving efforts to explain Khashoggi's death.

Life-or-death decision faces jury in cop killer case

Matthew Barakat, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 1:30pm

Prosecutors asked a jury Tuesday to impose what would be the first death sentence in Virginia since 2011 against an Army staff sergeant who killed his wife and a rookie police officer who responded to her call for help.

Police: Couple kept girl in small basement room with alarm

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 12:54pm

A couple confined a girl for over two months to a small basement room that had mesh-covered windows and was rigged with an alarm, police said Tuesday.

Florida man faces 10 years in prison for cruise assault

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 12:49pm

A Florida man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexually abusing an intellectually disabled woman on a cruise ship.

3 Miami police officers face drug charges in FBI sting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 12:40pm

Three Miami police officers are facing federal drug trafficking charges after they were snared in an FBI undercover operation.

Records say man who killed female student on University of Utah campus was registered sex offender

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 12:27pm

Records say man who killed female student on University of Utah campus was registered sex offender.

The Latest: Jury selection begins in border agent trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 12:25pm

The Latest on the second trial of a Border Patrol agent in federal court in Tucson (all times local):

Idaho eyes changes to occupational licensing requirements

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 12:20pm

Idaho officials are looking at whether occupational licenses the state requires have gone beyond protecting public safety to unduly limiting job opportunities.

The Latest: Officer death weeks later leads to murder count

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 12:03pm

The Latest on the death of a South Carolina police officer 19 days after she was shot (all times local):

Second MOVE member freed on parole in death of officer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 12:02pm

A second member of the radical group MOVE has been released from prison on parole.

Police video captures Oklahoma suspect stealing patrol car

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 23rd - 11:48am

Police in Oklahoma have released video of a handcuffed woman driving off in a patrol car.