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The Latest: Cohen links Trump's lawyer to false tower date

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 7:09pm

The Latest on the House intelligence committee's transcripts of interviews with President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen (all times local):

Marine Corps Harrier jet crashes in North Carolina

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 6:51pm

Officials say a Marine jet has crashed in a wooded area in North Carolina, but the pilot ejected from the aircraft and was taken to a hospital.

Colorado seniors graduate weeks after fatal attack at school

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 6:37pm

Seniors from a Colorado high school where a student was killed trying to stop a shooting nearly two weeks ago graduated Monday.

Hoover Dam ceremony marks Colorado River drought plan

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:36pm

Federal, state and tribal water managers are marking completion of a long-negotiated plan for 40 million people and vast irrigated farms to share crucial Colorado River water despite ongoing drought in the arid U.S. Southwest.

Prosecutor: Agent called migrants 'savages' before hitting 1

Anita Snow, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:28pm

A Border Patrol agent in Arizona sent texts calling immigrants "savages" and "subhuman" the month before using his patrol vehicle to knock over a Guatemalan man who was trying to flee, prosecutors say.

The Latest: Tennessee governor ready to call special session

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:26pm

The Latest on the scandals involving Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada (all times local):

Trump team to brief Congress on Iran; Dems seek counterpoint

Lisa Mascaro, Robert Burns and Susannah George, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:24pm

As questions mount over President Donald Trump's tough talk on Iran, top national security officials are heading to Capitol Hill to brief Congress. But skeptical Democrats have asked for a second opinion.

Amber Alert activated in search for Idaho teen who may be headed to Las Vegas

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 20th - 5:22pm

An Amber Alert has been activated as authorities search for a 17-year-old Idaho girl who they say may have been forcibly abducted on Sunday.

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:14pm

Subtropical storm Andrea, the first named storm of the Atlantic season, has formed hundreds of miles (kilometers) southwest of Bermuda.

New York might make it illegal to text while walking

Augusta Anthony, CNN  |  Posted May 20th - 5:13pm

Crossing the street here can be challenging any time, and you might be even less likely to notice that honking cab or zooming bicyclist if you're looking at your phone.

Clinic director: May sue over North Dakota abortion law

Dave Kolpack, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:08pm

Abortion rights supporters are considering a lawsuit over a new North Dakota law that would require the clinic to read women a "junk science" script about reversing a medication abortion, according to the director of the state's only abortion clinic.

African painted dog killed by collapsing gate at Zoo Miami

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 4:58pm

Officials at a Florida zoo say a young African painted dog was killed when a gate collapsed on her.

Oregon joins effort to solve crimes against Native women

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 4:46pm

Native American women have gone missing or been killed at alarming rates, federal and private studies show, and there is growing concern that confusion by law enforcement over who has jurisdiction can lead to lax pursuit of cases and insufficient data.

1 of 7 shot at off-campus house party in Indiana dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 4:44pm

A coroner says one of seven people shot at an off-campus party near Ball State University in Indiana has died.

Tennessee House speaker shrugs off 'no confidence' vote

Jonathan Mattise and Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 4:37pm

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee on Monday said he was ready to call lawmakers back to Nashville for a special legislative session following a historic vote of no confidence in Speaker Glen Casada over a series of scandals engulfing him.

Cohen claims Trump lawyer shaped false statement to Congress

Mary Clare Jalonick and Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 4:35pm

President Donald Trump's former fixer, Michael Cohen, told Congress it was Trump's personal attorney, Jay Sekulow, who suggested he tell lawmakers that the negotiations for Trump Tower Moscow ended in January 2016, even though they continued for months after that.

In Pennsylvania, Trump touts 2020 chances, swipes at Biden

Darlene Supervile, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 4:28pm

President Donald Trump voiced confidence Monday in his ability to win a repeat victory in Pennsylvania in 2020 and took a fresh swipe at one of his leading Democratic rivals, telling rallygoers that native son Joe Biden had abandoned them by representing Delaware in the Senate.

Trump says Iran provocations will be met with 'great force'

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 4:26pm

President Donald Trump is threatening to meet provocations by Iran with "great force," but says he's also willing to negotiate.

Arizona police officer in fatal shooting of teen resigns

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 4:22pm

A Tempe police officer who fatally shot a teenage boy who was holding a replica gun and fleeing from a vehicle burglary has resigned from the department.