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Texas officer arrested in fatal shooting of off-duty deputy

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:28am

A Texas police officer is accused of fatally shooting his brother, who was a deputy sheriff, during what may have been a welfare check.

White neighbor gets prison for harassing black family

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:21am

A neighbor accused of harassing and using racial epithets against a black Pennsylvania family for years has been sentenced to two to four years in prison.

North and South Korean leaders hold surprise 2nd summit

Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:19am

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met for the second time in a month on Saturday, holding a surprise summit at a border truce village to discuss Kim's potential meeting with President Donald Trump, Moon's office said.

The Latest: Man shot Oklahoma gunman to stop the threat

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:15am

The Latest on a restaurant shooting in Oklahoma City that left the gunman dead (all times local):

Small plane makes emergency landing on Utah freeway

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:10am

Utah authorities say there were no injuries when a small plane made an emergency landing on a major freeway.

US still preparing for Trump-Kim summit should it take place

Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Matthew Pennington, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:07am

A White House team is heading to Singapore this weekend as previously planned to prepare for a possible summit between President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader, a further sign that the meeting Trump called off might get back on track.

E. Idaho man dies after pickup collides with farm equipment

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:06am

A 72-year-old eastern Idaho man died after his pickup collided with farm machinery near Terreton.

Colorado school admins suspended for urging playground fight

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:04am

Four administrators at a Denver charter school have been suspended after a playground fight captured on video showed the school's restorative justice coordinator encouraging the students to throw punches.

Subtropical Storm Alberto heads to the US Gulf

Tamara Lush, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:04am

Florida and Mississippi launched emergency preparations Saturday ahead of the arrival of Subtropical Storm Alberto, a slow-moving system expected to cause wet misery across the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast over the holiday weekend.

Officials in Boise warn of high flows in Boise River

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 10:22am

The Boise Fire Department has issued a dangerous conditions warning for the Boise River as federal officials increase flows over the Memorial Day weekend.

The Latest: Trump hails Indiana teacher who stopped shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 10:09am

The Latest on a shooting at an Indiana middle school (all times local):

The Latest: Mississippi preps for Subtropical Storm Alberto

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:59am

The Latest on Subtropical Storm Alberto (all times local):

Texas officer kills off-duty deputy in alleged break-in

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:44am

Investigators say an off-duty Texas police officer fatally shot an off-duty sheriff's deputy suspected in a reported break-in at the officer's home.

Forest Service OKs exploratory drilling for N. Idaho silica

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:36am

Federal officials have approved exploratory drilling for a silica mine on Green Mountain in northern Idaho.

Ex-teacher gets 2 years for sending nude photo to student

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:20am

A former Virginia high school teacher has been sentenced to two years in prison for sending a naked photo of himself to one of his students.

N. Idaho woman facing embezzlement charges disappears

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:00am

A $500,000 arrest warrant has been issued for a northern Idaho woman charged with embezzling money from a nonprofit that helps low- to moderate-income people buy homes.

Restless days and sleepless nights: Spelling bee takes toll

Ben Nuckols, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:59am

There's little downtime for the dozen or so spellers who make it to the primetime finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

Family: Shot Indiana student in critical, stable condition

Rick Callahan, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:51am

An Indiana middle school student armed with two handguns opened fire inside his science classroom, authorities said, wounding a classmate and a teacher whose swift intervention was credited with saving lives.

The Latest: US team heading to Singapore to work on summit

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:41am

The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local):

Former Connecticut governor set to be released from custody

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:37am

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland is set to be released from federal custody nearly a year early from his 30-month sentence for hiding his political consulting roles in two campaigns.