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Riots at 2 California prison send 11 inmates to hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 6:20pm

Authorities say riots at two California state prisons involved hundreds of inmates and sent 11 to the hospital.

The Latest: Lawyer: Execution violent act in 'vile' process

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 5:02pm

The Latest on the release of a transcript from a recent South Dakota execution (all times local):

Mattis: War-trophy bells' return to help US, Philippine ties

Mead Gruver, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:54pm

Three war-trophy bells seized by U.S. troops over a century ago got a send-off back to the Philippines on Wednesday by U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis, who called the controversial decision to repatriate them an important gesture of friendship between the two countries.

Trump aide departs West Wing after rebuke from first lady

Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:49pm

Deputy national security adviser Mira Ricardel is leaving the White House, one day after first lady Melania Trump's office issued an extraordinary statement calling for her dismissal.

The Latest: Native women's safety measure clears committee

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:32pm

The Latest on call to address the problem of missing and murdered Native American and Alaska Native women and girls (all times local):

JFK Twitter account aims to show president's words 'count'

Steve Leblanc, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:22pm

Former President John F. Kennedy helped inspire a nation to land a man on the moon — but he never got the chance to tweet about it.

3 men arrested in Idaho after shots fired at deputy vehicle

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:21pm

Police say three men wanted after someone fired shots at a county deputy's vehicle in Montana have been arrested in Idaho.

Law enforcement official: Michael Avenatti is in police custody in Los Angeles following domestic violence allegation

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:08pm

Law enforcement official: Michael Avenatti is in police custody in Los Angeles following domestic violence allegation.

Federal judge rejects deal to ease NYC public housing crisis

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:06pm

A New York judge on Wednesday rejected a $2 billion deal aimed at settling lawsuits over unhealthy conditions for 400,000 residents of the nation's largest public housing system, saying more can be done in buildings that are "literally falling apart."

Remains of mayor killed in Afghanistan returned to Utah

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:59pm

Hundreds of soldiers saluted the flag-covered casket of a Utah mayor who was killed while serving in the National Guard in Afghanistan and whose remains were returned to his home state Wednesday.

Suspect in Chicago terrorism case asks to change pleas

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:55pm

A man who pleaded not guilty to trying to detonate what he thought was a bomb outside of a Chicago bar in 2012 wants to change his plea.

Draft EPA study finds newer nonstick compound may be harmful

Ellen Knickmeyer and Jonathan Drew, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:52pm

Long-term exposure to a chemical compound currently used for making nonstick coatings appears to be dangerous, even in minute amounts, according to draft findings released Wednesday by the Environmental Protection Agency.

Woman had 44 frozen dogs, 130 live dogs in home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:39pm

Authorities say 44 frozen dogs and 130 live dogs were found at a New Jersey home that reeked of animal feces and urine.

Authorities say 44 hurt, 2 dead when tour bus overturns in northern Mississippi, crash called weather-related

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:32pm

Authorities say 44 hurt, 2 dead when tour bus overturns in northern Mississippi, crash called weather-related.

Mueller isn't done with former Trump campaign aide Gates

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:21pm

Robert Mueller isn't done with former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates.

US believes missing American journalist is alive in Syria

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:13pm

A senior State Department official says American journalist Austin Tice is believed to be still alive more than six years after he was abducted while covering the war in Syria.

Utah man charged in crash had 4 times legal alcohol limit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:08pm

Newly unsealed court documents show a Utah dump truck driver with a history of driving drunk had a blood-alcohol level more than four times the legal limit at the time of last month's crash that killed six people in another vehicle.

Police: Uncle shot, killed Cleveland reporter at his home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:04pm

Police in Ohio say a reporter found dead in a home was shot several times by her uncle, who then killed himself.

Storm: 2 dead, 44 hurt in bus crash on icy road near Memphis

Adrian Sainz and Jeff Amy, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:04pm

An Alabama tour bus bound for a Mississippi casino overturned Wednesday on an icy highway, leaving two people dead and 44 others aboard with injuries, authorities said, as a pre-winter storm blasted parts of the South and lower Midwest.