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Greitens' attorneys want to disqualify St. Louis prosecutors

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:24am

Attorneys for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens say they will seek to disqualify prosecutors in the St. Louis circuit attorney's office from a felony case involving the governor's use of a charity donor list for his 2016 political campaign.

Police seek person of interest in double stabbing

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:09am

Nampa police are looking for a person of interest in a stabbing that injured two people.

First lady chooses lamb and opera for Macron state dinner

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:07am

Melania Trump is serving rack of lamb and nectarine tart at Tuesday's White House state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron of France.


Waffle House suspect remains on the run, may be armed

Sheila Burke, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:02am

Authorities searching for a man accused of killing four people at a Waffle House fanned out through Nashville neighborhoods and locked all but students and staff out of schools as they mobilized in force to find a man last seen walking away from the carnage, barefoot and shirtless.

The Latest: Shots fired not far from Nashville church

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:01am

The Latest on shooting at Tennessee restaurant that left four dead (all times local):

Woman held in 2 deaths likely to be extradited to Florida

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:50am

A Minnesota woman arrested in Texas in the killings of two people in separate states, including her husband, will likely be sent to Florida for prosecution.

4 children, adult injured in single-vehicle rollover crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:47am

Officials say five people were injured in a single-vehicle rollover crash that caused the closure of a Utah highway.

Gun reform hard sell in rural Kentucky after school shooting

Dylan Lovan, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:29am

Jeff Dysinger's daughter survived two bullets from a classmate at her Kentucky high school this year, but he hasn't joined in the national outcry over guns that escalated after 17 people died in a Florida school shooting three weeks later.

Shipwreck found in Lake Erie could be nearly 200 years old

John Seewer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:29am

Shipwreck hunters are planning to excavate around a Lake Erie wreck this summer that they think could be the remains of a schooner that went down nearly two centuries ago.

New lynching memorial evokes terror of victims

Kim Chandler, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:28am

Visitors to the new National Memorial for Peace and Justice first glimpse them, eerily, in the distance: Brown rectangular slabs, 800 in all, inscribed with the names of more than 4,000 souls who lost their lives in lynchings between 1877 and 1950.

Unruly passenger removed from Miami to Chicago flight

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:24am

Police repeatedly used a stun gun as they struggled to remove an American Airlines passenger accused of touching a female passenger without her permission.

Man falls onto hillside after canopy on paraglider collapses

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:20am

Authorities say a man was hospitalized after falling 100 feet (30.6 meters) onto a Utah hillside after the canopy on his paraglider collapsed.

Travel ban case is justices' first dive into Trump policy

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:04am

The Supreme Court has so far had little to say about Donald Trump's time as president, even as the nation has moved from one Trump controversy to another. That's about to change.

Ex-KKK chief asks to bar subpoena over Charlottesville rally

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 8:56am

Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke has asked a judge to block a subpoena in a federal lawsuit filed by 11 people injured during a violent clash between white nationalists and counterprotesters in Charlottesville last year.

Dozens of prison workers debilitated since NC escape attempt

Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 8:51am

North Carolina's understaffed prisons remain a dangerous place for employees six months after the bloodiest escape attempt in state history left four workers dead.

With lights from Toys R Us dimmed, sales plunge at Hasbro

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 8:43am

The repercussions from the demise of Toys R Us have begun to ripple outward beginning with Hasbro, which reported a loss and plunging revenue Monday for its first quarter.

Pompeo facing rare opposition from Senate panel

Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 8:21am

President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, is facing serious opposition before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, which may not have enough votes to recommend him for confirmation because all Democrats, and at least one Republican, have said they will oppose him.

18 Syracuse students out of classes after offensive videos

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 8:19am

Eighteen Syracuse University students face disciplinary charges after videos emerged showing fraternity members using racial slurs and simulating a sexual assault of a disabled person.

Bird strike in engine damages Blue Angels jet at air show

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 8:06am

A bird strike caused $1 million damage to the engine of a Blue Angels jet at an air show in Florida.