A major clash between the authority of a sovereign Indian nation and non-native officials is shaping up in Florida, where a baby just born in a Miami hospital was taken from her parents, a Miccosukee mother and a white father.
Ted Shaffrey and Michael Hill, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 22nd - 5:16am
The latest nor'easter lost some punch as it rolled into New England on Thursday, as millions of others in the Northeast dug out from the storm that dumped more than a foot of snow in some places, knocked out power to tens of thousands of customers and had many wishing for more spring-like weather.
Jay Reeves, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 22nd - 1:48am
Judge Robert S. Vance was at his kitchen table on Dec. 16, 1989, when he opened a package that had been mailed to his home. The bomb hidden inside exploded with brutal force, killing Vance instantly and severely injuring his wife.
Amanda Lee Myers and John Antczak, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 22nd - 12:26am
Although the first wave of a worrisome Pacific storm hasn't caused any major problems in California, forecasters say the worst is still to come, leaving authorities and disaster-weary residents on edge.
Don Thompson and Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 22nd - 12:20am
Two officers yelled for a suspect to show his hands then shouted "gun, gun, gun" moments before fatally shooting the man who turned out to be unarmed, audio from body camera footage released by Sacramento police shows.
Paul J. Weber, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 11:04pm
The suspected Austin bomber is dead after terrorizing Texas' capital city for three weeks. And in the end the manhunt wasn't cracked by hundreds of phoned-in tips, the big pot of reward money or police pleading to the bomber through TV.
Zeke Miller and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:14pm
The tempest over President Donald Trump's congratulatory phone call to Vladimir Putin quickly grew into an uproar over White House leaks, sparking an internal investigation and speculation over who might be the next person Trump forces out of the West Wing.
Jim Vertuno and Will Weissert, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 10:08pm
As a SWAT team closed in, the suspected bomber whose deadly explosives terrorized Austin for three weeks used one of his own devices to blow himself up. But police warned that he could have planted more bombs before his death, and they cautioned the city to stay on guard.
Barbara Ortutay, Danica Kirka and Gregory Katz, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 9:54pm
Breaking five days of silence, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg apologized for a "major breach of trust," admitted mistakes and outlined steps to protect user data in light of a privacy scandal involving a Trump-connected data-mining firm.
Bruce Schreiner, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 9:26pm
Kentucky teachers turned out in droves on a snowy day to keep the political heat on the Republican-led legislature — warning they'll remember what happens to their retirement benefits come Election Day — and state lawmakers say they heard them.
Terry Spencer and Curt Anderson, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 9:19pm
Already heightened security will be bolstered Thursday at the Florida high school where last month's massacre occurred as Gov. Rick Scott ordered eight highway patrol troopers to assist with securing the grounds. That step came after the suspect's brother was arrested there, two students were caught carrying knives and another made online threats.