Terry Spencer, Curt Anderson and Brendan Farrington, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 12:12pm
Students who survived the shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School began a 400-mile journey to Florida's capital Tuesday to urge lawmakers to prevent a repeat of the massacre that killed 17 students and faculty last week.
Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 11:56am
A white homeowner who shot an unarmed black man after complaining of "hoodlums" in the neighborhood said Tuesday he thought the loud, armed people in the street were friends of his own troubled, drug-taking son until he expressed fear about them.
Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 11:56am
A Louisiana prison brutally punishes suicidal and mentally ill inmates by isolating them for months or even years, chaining them to wooden chairs and opening windows to expose them to extreme cold, a federal lawsuit claims.
Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 11:53am
A Republican state senator who shouted at University of Idaho students in the Capitol to lobby for a birth control bill on Monday now faces an ethics complaint after a tweet from an account presenting as the lawmaker's directed students to discuss "killing babies" with a Democratic colleague.
Chad Day and Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 11:28am
The special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election has charged an attorney with lying to federal investigators about his interactions with a former Trump campaign official, according to court papers made public Tuesday.
Curt Anderson, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 20th - 11:26am
A man who claimed his wife disappeared at sea when their boat collided with an unknown object near the Bahamas was charged Tuesday with killing her and intentionally trying to sink the vessel to cover his tracks.