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City says gun used in Texas school shooting has been found

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 11:43am

Police have found the gun they believe a 16-year-old student used to fatally shoot his classmate last week inside a Houston-area high school, officials said.

Teachers union suing district over asbestos in schools

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 11:10am

The union representing public school teachers in Philadelphia is suing the district over its handling of asbestos contamination in schools, the union said Monday.

Jazz composer and saxophone player Jimmy Heath dies at 93

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 11:09am

Jimmy Heath, a Grammy-nominated jazz saxophonist and composer who performed with such greats as Miles Davis and John Coltrane before forming the popular family group the Heath Brothers in middle age, has died. He was 93.

Rapper, law enforcement shed light on Atlanta mall shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 10:18am

Statements from law enforcement officials and a Kentucky-based rapper are shedding more light on what led to a shooting that caused chaos outside one of Atlanta’s largest malls last week.

9-year-old girl injured by gunfire on Dallas highway

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 9:21am

A 9-year-old girl was injured by gunfire after a man shot into a moving car on a Dallas highway, police said Monday.

Kosovo woman repatriated from Syria accused of terror

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 8:59am

Kosovo prosecutors on Monday filed terrorism charges against an Albanian woman who allegedly joined a terror group in Syria.

Suspected serial killer stayed under the radar, but how?

Don Babwin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 8:34am

When a police detective said last week that a man suspected of strangling a suburban Chicago teen in 1976 may have killed as many as a dozen girls and young women, the question that screamed louder than all others was: How did nobody notice?

State plans renovation of Susan B. Anthony's childhood home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 7:19am

New York state is planning to do restoration work on the early childhood home of Susan B. Anthony.

Police: 2 dead, 15 hurt in shooting outside Kansas City bar

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 1:09am

An armed security guard shot and killed a man suspected of fatally shooting a woman and injuring 15 more people outside a bar in Kansas City, Missouri, police said Monday.

Hawaii man suspected of killing 2 cops described as unhinged

Caleb Jones, Jennifer Kelleher and Marco Garcia, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 11:18pm

A Hawaii handyman with a history of run-ins with police and neighbors faced eviction when he stabbed his landlord and killed two officers before the house he and two women were believed to be inside burned, authorities and neighbors said.

'Parasite' parties, Leo greets young fans inside SAG Awards

Andrew Dalton, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 11:10pm

Off-camera and during commercials, the stars at the Screen Actors Guild Awards got to rub shoulders, give congratulatory kisses, and meet for the first or the 50th time. Here are some of the more memorable moments from inside Sunday night's ceremony at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.

A look at expected participants in Virginia gun rally

Sarah Rankin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 11:03pm

State officials and U.S. hate-monitoring groups are warning about the potential for violence ahead of a gun-rights rally in Virginia that's expected to draw a mix of militias, firearms advocates and white supremacists to Richmond.

Thousands rally in Virginia's capital for gun rights

Alan Suderman and Sarah Rankin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 11:01pm

Thousands of gun-rights activists — some making deliberate displays of their military-style rifles — crowded the streets surrounding Virginia's Capitol building Monday to protest plans by the state's Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation.

Trump's lawyers urge dismissal of 'flimsy' impeachment case

Zeke Miller, Eric Tucker and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 10:31pm

President Donald Trump's legal team asserted Monday that he did “absolutely nothing wrong," urging the Senate to swiftly reject an impeachment case that it called “flimsy" and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." The lawyers decried the impeachment process as rigged and insisted that abuse of power was not a crime.

2020 Democratic contenders link arms in King Day march

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 10:10pm

Democratic presidential contenders celebrated Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy at a Baptist church Monday and linked arms with each other and civil rights leaders in a march of tens of thousands to the Statehouse.

'Parasite' wins at SAG Awards, so do Pitt and Aniston

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 9:42pm

“Parasite” has officially infected Hollywood's award season.

Robert De Niro gets political as he accepts SAG Awards honor

Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 9:04pm

Robert De Niro received the Screen Actors Guild lifetime achievement award Sunday to praise for his illustrious career and thunderous applause from his fellow performers, but spent much of his acceptance speech on politics.

Police: 2 dead, 5 injured after shooting in San Antonio club

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 8:35pm

Two men were killed and at least five people were injured when someone opened fire during an argument at a concert in San Antonio, Texas, and police are hunting for the shooter who fled the scene.

Authorities: Two females, suspect unaccounted for after two officers killed in Hawaii.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 8:20pm

Authorities: Two females, suspect unaccounted for after two officers killed in Hawaii.