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Authorities say up to 30 injured in tent collapse at California military base

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:57pm

Authorities say up to 30 injured in tent collapse at California military base.

FBI Director Wray says Russia continues to sow discord in US

Deb Riechmann and Desmond Butler, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:39pm

FBI Director Christopher Wray said Wednesday that Russia continues to use fake news, propaganda and covert operations to "spin up" Americans on both sides of hot-button issues to sow discord in the United States.

Man accused in UT student's slaying says he didn't kill her

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:31pm

A 20-year-old man on trial in the slaying of a University of Texas freshman on campus in 2016 has taken the stand and denied killing her.

Bruce Springsteen surprises audience at Billy Joel concert

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:21pm

Bruce Springsteen propped himself on top of Billy Joel's piano to sing a duet with The Piano Man, who was celebrating his 100th concert at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night.

Illinois man stabs himself after jury's guilty verdict

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:11pm

Authorities say a central Illinois man stabbed himself in a courtroom shortly after a jury found him guilty in a sexual assault case.

Amid harsh criticism, Trump tries a tougher tone on Russia

Zeke Miller, Ken Thomas and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:57pm

President Donald Trump spent a second day managing the political fallout from his widely criticized meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin, shifting stances and mopping up what the White House said were misstatements.

North Korea hasn't met its promise to return US war remains

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:41pm

More than a month after North Korea pledged to immediately return some American war dead, the promise is unfulfilled.

US intelligence chief is tough on Russia, at odds with Trump

Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:41pm

National Intelligence Director Dan Coats' drumbeat of criticism against Russia is clashing loudly with President Donald Trump's pro-Kremlin remarks, leaving the soft-spoken spy chief in an uncomfortable — and perhaps perilous — seat in the administration.

Driver hurt in tanker blast at California medical offices

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:29pm

An explosion involving a tanker truck delivering liquid oxygen to a California medical facility Wednesday prompted staff to evacuate patients on gurneys and wheelchairs, authorities said.

Kentucky's Paul shares Trump's skepticism of US intervention

Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:27pm

Sen. Rand Paul certainly has his differences with President Donald Trump, a one-time rival for the White House. But on one cornerstone issue, a resistance to U.S. intervention abroad, they are simpatico.

Appeals court hears Florida lawsuit seeking FBI 9/11 records

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:12pm

A federal appeals court will hear arguments in a Florida lawsuit seeking disclosure of FBI files that might uncover a U.S.-based support network for some of the 9/11 hijackers.

Texas woman approaches City Council dressed as cockroach

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:09pm

A South Texas woman showed up to a recent City Council meeting dressed as a cockroach in her latest attempt to bring attention to the influx of roaches and rodents near a major road after new vegetation was planted.

White House, State at odds over Putin's interview proposal

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:01pm

The White House and the State Department are at odds over Russian President Vladimir Putin's offer to allow the U.S. access to Russians accused of election meddling in return for interviews of Americans accused by the Kremlin of unspecified crimes.

Bill Clinton: Leaders must remember 'our common humanity'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 9:50pm

Former President Bill Clinton says the key to political leadership is remembering "our common humanity."

Democratic Committee office struck by gunfire

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 9:27pm

The Albany County Democratic Committee says someone fired nine shots into their New York headquarters.

Police return from days off, vacation to hunt for cop killer

Caleb Jones, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:53pm

Hawaii's entire Big Island police force was on alert Wednesday for a suspect wanted in the killing of an officer during a traffic stop, including off-duty officers and some who returned to work from vacation and days off to join in the search.

The Latest: FBI offers $10,000 reward to find Hawaii suspect

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:47pm

The Latest on an officer who was shot and killed during a traffic stop on Hawaii's Big Island (all times local):

The Latest: Oregon wildfire grows to 70 square miles

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:33pm

The Latest on fires in the Pacific Northwest (all times local):

3 injured in explosion, fire at Oklahoma disposal well

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:26pm

Central Oklahoma authorities say three people have been injured in an explosion and fire at a saltwater disposal well.