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Shame, fear: Survivors explain not reporting sexual assaults

Jocelyn Noveck, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 4:05pm

Survivors angered by President Donald Trump's remarks about Brett Kavanaugh's accuser are speaking out about why they didn't report their sexual assaults.

Woman given 74 years for blaze that killed 2 firefighters

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:53pm

A 46-year-old woman who set a fire that resulted in the deaths of two Kansas City firefighters has been sentenced to 74 years in prison.

Navy Times: Navy SEAL detained in ISIS death probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:49pm

A Navy SEAL is being held in a military brig while authorities investigate the stabbing death of an Islamic State combatant while he was subdued in Iraq last year.

Funerals held for 2 women allegedly killed by border agent

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:47pm

Friends and family gathered for funerals in Laredo, Texas, for two of the women authorities say were killed by a Border Patrol agent who has been described as a serial killer.

Uber rider jumps from car; driver charged with kidnapping

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:47pm

Authorities say a Florida woman jumped from a moving Uber car after the driver refused to let her out.

No charges against officer in West Valley police shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:38pm

The Salt Lake County District Attorney won't file charges against a police officer who fatally shot a 20-year-old man killed as he pulled a screwdriver from his pocket after police told him to put his hands up.

Fugitive accused of threatening Trump arrested in Ohio

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:35pm

The U.S. Marshals Service says a Pennsylvania man accused of threatening President Donald Trump and law enforcement officials has been arrested in Ohio.

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to be deposed in census case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:34pm

A judge says Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross can be questioned under oath by lawyers challenging a decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.

West Virginia chief justice wants impeachment delayed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:17pm

The West Virginia Supreme Court's chief justice is asking the court to delay impeachment proceedings against her by the state Senate.

Immigration judges say new quotas undermine independence

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:07pm

The nation's immigration court judges are anxious and stressed by a quota system implemented by Attorney General Jeff Sessions that pushes them to close 700 cases per year as a way to get rid of an immense backlog, the head of the judges' union said Friday.

Alaska man tied to girl's death pleads not guilty

Rachel D'Oro, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:03pm

An Alaska man linked to a 10-year-old girl's death through her cellphone pleaded not guilty Friday to lying to federal authorities investigating the case.

AP sources: Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

Michael Balsamo and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 3:01pm

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein floated the idea of secretly recording President Donald Trump last year amid law enforcement concerns about chaos in the White House, according to people familiar with exchanges at the time. But one person who was present said Rosenstein was just being sarcastic.

Slain Texas police officer remembered as devoted family man

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:46pm

An undercover Fort Worth police officer fatally shot while pursuing robbery suspects has been remembered as a devoted family man and colleague.

Sheriff: Boy found naked, chained in Alabama home; 3 charged

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:45pm

Authorities say a 13-year-old boy has been found naked and chained at an Alabama home.

Lawmaker accused of underage relationship with ex-student

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:41pm

A former Idaho high school student of embattled Washington lawmaker Rep. Matt Manweller says she had a sexual relationship with him in the 1990s, when she was 17 and he was 27.

Idaho high court considers defamation lawsuit

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:31pm

The Idaho Supreme Court heard arguments Friday in a case that could determine whether individuals have the right to sue if they think a journalist implied — but didn't outright say — something defamatory.

Umbrella mistaken for gun prompts store evacuation

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:20pm

Authorities say an umbrella was mistaken for a gun and prompted an evacuation at a Florida supermarket.

The Latest: Teen shot an hour after earlier shooting hurts 5

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:14pm

The Latest on a shooting at a memorial service in Syracuse that wounded five people, including an 8-year-old girl (all times local):

Report: Missouri landfill emissions once posed health risks

Jim Salter, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:11pm

Emissions near a troubled St. Louis County landfill once posed health concerns for workers and nearby residents, but the risks have largely disappeared thanks to cleanup efforts, according to a state report released Friday.

Latest: Alaska man tied to girl's death pleads not guilty

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:05pm

The Latest on Alaska man linked to death of 10-year-old girl (all times local):