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Chicago alderman to change plea in federal bribery case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 3:03pm

A prominent Chicago alderman who pleaded not guilty to bribery and wire fraud two years ago is changing his plea.

The Latest: Target says Ole Miss donor's post is 'racist'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 3:02pm

The Latest on a Facebook post by the namesake of the University of Mississippi journalism school (all times local):

Feds charge ex-police officer accused of kicking suspect

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 2:22pm

Federal authorities say a former Ohio police officer accused of kicking a handcuffed suspect in the head has been indicted on charges related to use of excessive force.

Rally seeks answers on St. Louis police shootings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 2:19pm

Supporters of a St. Louis man killed in a SWAT raid at his home 15 months ago are demanding answers about the internal police investigation of his death.

The Latest: Ex-aide to Cuomo sentenced to 6 years in prison

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 2:14pm

The Latest on the sentencing of former top aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (all times local):

The Latest: 1 arrest in LA shooting near school

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 2:10pm

The Latest on a shooting near a Los Angeles school (all times local):

Will what happened at Georgetown Prep stay there?

David McFadden and Ashraf Khalil, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 2:05pm

To the uninitiated, Georgetown Preparatory School feels less like a high school than a well-heeled liberal arts college. The 93-acre campus in a Maryland suburb of the nation's capital boasts a state-of-the-art athletic center, a nine-hole golf course, and its own gift shop. Gardeners crisscross the grounds on carts.

The Latest: Mom slams college months after teens patted down

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 2:01pm

The Latest on calls for changes at Colorado State University after two Native American teens were pulled from a tour last spring (all times local):

The Latest: Wife of gunman says she's OK after shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:57pm

The Latest on the shooting at a Pennsylvania court building (all times local):

Suspect arrested after 2 shot across street from LA school

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:53pm

A man was arrested and police were searching for a second male suspect following a shooting Thursday that wounded two people across the street from a Los Angeles charter school, authorities said.

Arizona licenses for nonprofit housing migrant kids at risk

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:49pm

Arizona officials are moving to revoke the licenses for a nonprofit that houses immigrant children in part because it missed a deadline to show that all its employees passed background checks.

Melania Trump announces restoration of Blue Room furniture

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:35pm

The White House Blue Room is getting a new old look.

US sanctions China military agency for buying Russian arms

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:27pm

A Chinese military agency and its director are facing U.S. sanctions over the purchase of Russian weapons.

Sheriff says female suspect in deadly Maryland shooting is dead; says she shot herself in the head

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:19pm

Sheriff says female suspect in deadly Maryland shooting is dead; says she shot herself in the head.

Agent accused in serial killings lived quiet suburban life

Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:19pm

Juan David Ortiz appeared to be living a typical suburban life in a subdivision where rows of new homes stand next to fields of desert brush.

Lawyer: Ford would testify to Senate panel on Kavanaugh if terms 'fair', but Monday appearance 'not possible'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:14pm

Lawyer: Ford would testify to Senate panel on Kavanaugh if terms 'fair', but Monday appearance 'not possible'

Sheriff: Suspect in shooting at Rite Aid distribution center in Maryland is a female temporary employee

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:13pm

Sheriff: Suspect in shooting at Rite Aid distribution center in Maryland is a female temporary employee.

California police try podcast in fugitive millionaire hunt

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:12pm

A California police department has written and produced a six-episode "true crime" podcast in hopes of intensifying a potentially global manhunt for a millionaire suspected of killing his wife in 2012 then vanishing while free on $1 million bail.

Arkansas court hears challenge over reworked voter ID law

Andrew Demillo, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:10pm

An Arkansas attorney says the state's highest court should strike down a law requiring voters to show photo identification before casting a ballot.