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Police arrest man suspected of cutting off wife's arm

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:00am

Police have arrested a man suspected of cutting off his pregnant wife's arm during a dispute in Brooklyn.

Plane lands on Coast Guard beach, pilot missing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:47am

Authorities are searching for the pilot of a single-engine plane that illegally landed on a Coast Guard beach in New Jersey.

Officials: Chlorine leak sparks hazmat response; 30 sickened

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 3:52am

Officials say about 30 people were hospitalized after workers at a Massachusetts company began feeling ill, triggering a hazmat response to the building.

Argument leads to gunfire at a Louisiana mall parking lot

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 2:51am

Police say an argument between two parties in the check-out line at a store escalated into shots being fired in the Cortana Mall parking lot in Louisiana.

Police: Man shoots mom in the back prompting SWAT standoff

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 2:38am

Authorities say a man is accused of shooting his mother three times in the back, prompting a 3-hour SWAT standoff.

Thousands flee as flames race across dry rural California

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 11:54pm

Wind-driven wildfires destroyed buildings and threatened hundreds of others as they raced across dry brush in rural Northern California.

Mattis focusing on strategic security issues in China talks

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:52pm

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis laid out plans for a less contentious, more open dialogue with Chinese leaders as he travels to Asia, less than a month after he slammed Beijing at an international conference for its militarization of islands in the South China Sea.

Trump tweets, hard-right voters hamper GOP immigration push

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:34pm

Republican apprehension over President Donald Trump's next tweet and fear of riling conservative voters are undermining GOP leaders' election-year struggle to shove an immigration bill through the House this week, leaving their prospects dubious.

GOP immigration push hampered by Trump, hard-right voters

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:24pm

Republican apprehension over President Donald Trump's next tweet and fear of riling conservative voters are undermining GOP leaders' election-year struggle to shove an immigration bill through the House this week, leaving prospects dubious.

Trump lends support to McMaster in South Carolina runoff

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:16pm

President Donald Trump's effort to bend the Republican Party to his will faces its next test Tuesday, when South Carolina voters choose between two GOP gubernatorial candidates who both claim to be Trump acolytes.

Trump says people from Mexico 'invade' US

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:06pm

President Donald Trump compares people entering the U.S. from Mexico to invaders and says they should be immediately sent back without appearing before a judge.

Teen uses sign language to help blind and deaf man on flight

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:43pm

A teenager is being credited with coming to the aid of a blind and deaf man during a flight from Boston to Portland, Oregon.

Mattis seeks less contentious visit with Chinese

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:22pm

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis laid out plans for a less contentious, more open dialogue with Chinese leaders as he travels to Asia, less than a month after he slammed Beijing at an international conference for its militarization of islands in the South China Sea.

Reunification prospects unclear for freed immigrant parents

Colleen Long, Will Weissert and John L. Mone, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:09pm

A Texas charitable organization says 32 immigrant parents separated from their children after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border were freed into its care Sunday, but they don't know where their kids are or when they might see them again despite government assurances that family reunification would be well organized.

Pentagon says 2 bases to house immigrants

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:04pm

The Pentagon is preparing to build temporary camps for immigrants at two military bases, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Sunday.

'Ready, fire, aim' - critics see pattern to Trump's approach

Ken Thomas and Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 6:38pm

Maybe it's not so easy after all. President Donald Trump's struggles to push immigration legislation through Congress and his about-face on breaking up immigrant families are putting a spotlight on his competence in carrying out his policies.

New flu vaccine only a little better than traditional shot

Mike Stobbe, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 6:33pm

A newer kind of flu vaccine only worked a little bit better in seniors this past winter than traditional shots, the government reported Wednesday.

Trump wants those who 'invade' sent right back

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 6:16pm

President Donald Trump on Sunday compared people entering the U.S. from Mexico to invaders and said they should be immediately sent back without appearing before a judge.

What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax

Joseph Pisani, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:58pm

Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart.