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Police: Driver fires at officer, prompts long highway chase

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

Police in South Florida say a suspect fired at an officer, led authorities on a lengthy chase on Florida's Turnpike and then suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Trump hopes to pick UN ambassador from 5 candidates

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 4:57pm

President Donald Trump says he hopes to select a U.N. ambassador to replace Nikki Haley very soon and is interviewing 5 candidates for the job.

Judicial watchdog probes court's practice of cutting fines

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 4:16pm

The agency that monitors Georgia's judiciary is looking into the City of South Fulton Municipal Court's practice of slashing fines for defendants who agree to register to vote.

Georgia officer fatally shot near school; suspects run away

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 4:05pm

A Georgia police officer was fatally shot Saturday while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school.

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 3:59pm

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect.

Is the case against Harvey Weinstein unraveling?

Elizabeth Joseph, CNN  |  Posted Oct 20th - 2:44pm

Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced movie mogul whose alleged sexual assaults sparked the international #MeToo movement, may be sentenced to a lifetime of shame and ridicule. Legal experts, however, now indicate he may never see the inside of a jail, let alone go to trial to face his accusers.

Trump says US will pull out of intermediate range nuke pact with Russia

Zeke Miller and Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 2:28pm

President Donald Trump said Saturday he will exit a landmark arms control agreement the United States signed with the former Soviet Union, saying that Russia is violating the pact and it's preventing the U.S. from developing new weapons.

Trump says he will pull US from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia, says Moscow violating it

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

Trump says he will pull US from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia, says Moscow violating it.

Toronto-to-Boston flight diverted to Albany, lands safely

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

Authorities say a Canadian regional airline flight from Toronto to Boston has landed safely in Albany after reporting an air pressure problem in the cabin.

Pizza shop makes 225-mile delivery for cancer patient

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 12:48pm

An employee at Michigan pizza shop that usually doesn't deliver made a big exception for a cancer patient and his wife hundreds of miles away in Indiana.

Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6B, thanks to worsening odds

Scott McFetridge, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 12:26pm

If it seems like lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger.

Detroit police find 63 fetuses in funeral home amid probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 12:09pm

Police removed the remains of 63 fetuses from a Detroit funeral home and regulators shuttered the business amid a widening investigation of alleged improprieties at local funeral homes.

Utah officials: DUI suspected in head-on crash, 6 dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:46am

A truck crossed a highway median in Utah and collided with a pickup truck traveling in the opposite direction, killing all six men in the pickup in an accident authorities suspect may was caused by alcohol and prescription drugs, state troopers said Saturday.

Body found in Texas lake was of woman missing days earlier

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:31am

A body found this past week in a rain-swollen Central Texas lake is that of an Alabama woman who went missing Oct. 8 when floodwaters overwhelmed an RV park, authorities said Saturday.

Warren ancestry highlights how tribes decide membership

Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:13am

Jon Rios traces his ancestry to the Pima people of Arizona, but he has no tribal enrollment card and lives hundreds of miles away in Colorado.

Trump to rally Republican support in Elko, Nevada ahead of midterm elections

Devan Cole, CNN  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:07am

President Donald Trump is headed to Nevada on Saturday to cap off a three-day tour of Western states in an effort to galvanize voters ahead of next month's midterm elections.

Utah aims to prevent airport travel problems for residents

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:58am

Utah state legislators are set to consider a proposal at a special session next month that would ensure state driver's licenses have a federally required gold star on the front, which would prevent residents from being turned away by airport security in the future.

Workers take dive into deep doo to unclog sewer pumps

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:46am

Divers spent two days deep inside a South Carolina sewer, pulling out huge balls of oily, black used wet wipes and baby wipes that had clogged intake pumps.

The contrasts of Mexico's southern and northern borders

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:24am

Some 3,000 Central American migrants prepared to cross into Mexico from Guatemala on Friday with hopes of eventually arriving to the United States. Busloads of Mexican federal police were gathering in Ciudad Hidalgo and a Mexican military helicopter flew along the river in anticipation.

Idaho music festival promotor files for bankruptcy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:22am

The organizer of a rock music festival who sold tickets for the August event that never took place has filed for bankruptcy without reimbursing some ticket holders.