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NY Gov. Cuomo: Trump fooled the country, but not New York

Verena Dobnik, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 12:47pm

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Donald Trump has fooled many people in this country, but the Democrat says the Republican president hasn't fooled New Yorkers.

Man facing multiple charges after alleged kidnapping in Utah

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 12:13pm

A man is facing kidnapping and other charges after allegedly dragging a woman 30 feet with his car in Salt Lake City.

Doctor convicted of sexual assault of patient gets probation

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:56am

A former Houston doctor convicted of sexually assaulting a patient while she was tethered to machines and receiving treatment for asthma won't serve any prison time and will instead serve 10 years' probation.

Missouri school district embraces gender-neutral bathrooms

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:38am

A Kansas City-area school district that garnered national attention when a transgender student was crowned homecoming queen in 2015 has installed gender-neutral restrooms at two new elementary schools and in some existing locations.

1 of 3 sought in ambush police officer shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:02am

One of three men sought in connection with an ambush shooting of two New Jersey police detectives earlier this month has been arrested, police said.

Air quality to worsen in Northwest as smoke returns

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:39am

Forecasters are warning of unhealthy air parts of the Pacific Northwest as winds push smoke from surrounding wildfires into the region.

Authorities: 8-year-old boy killed in van crash near Parowan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:35am

Utah Highway Patrol officials say an 8-year-old boy has been killed after he was ejected from a van involved in a crash near Parowan.

Trump says his White House counsel not a 'RAT' like Nixon's

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:23am

President Donald Trump insisted Sunday that his White House counsel isn't a "RAT" like the Watergate-era White House attorney who turned on Richard Nixon, and he blasted the ongoing Russia investigation as "McCarthyism."

National Veterans Memorial and Museum to open in October

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:16am

The National Veterans Memorial and Museum in Columbus is set to open this fall, with retired U.S. Army Gen. Colin Powell to give the keynote address at the dedication ceremony.

Writer, teacher Robley Wilson dies in Florida at age 88

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 9:56am

Writer Robley Wilson, a novelist and poet whose works won numerous awards and who also was an editor and teacher, has died at his home in Florida. He was 88.

Brennan considers legal action to stop clearance revocations

Jill Colvin and Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 9:16am

Former CIA Director John Brennan said Sunday that he is considering taking legal action to try to prevent President Donald Trump from stripping other current and former officials' security clearances.

Plane makes emergency landing on Florida's Alligator Alley

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:50am

Two people escaped injury when a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing on Florida's Alligator Alley highway.

School year to begin at Texas school where gunman killed 10

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:27am

Students in Santa Fe, Texas, will begin a new school year Monday with additional security measures in place following a mass shooting in May that left 10 people dead.

Nevada water chief rejects big Vegas pipeline pumping plan

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 6:03pm

Long-fought plans for Las Vegas to pump and pipe drinking water from arid valleys just west of the Utah state line were dealt a severe blow Friday with a ruling from Nevada's top state water official.

Manhunt underway after fatal Tennessee robberies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 5:57pm

Police in Tennessee are looking for two men who they believe could be responsible for a string of recent robberies and shootings in the Nashville area.

The Latest: US says man was arrested on outstanding warrant

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 5:29pm

The Latest on the arrest by immigration agents of a man as he drove his wife to the hospital so she could give birth (all times local):

Right-wing, left-wing protesters face off in Seattle

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 5:08pm

Right-wing demonstrators gathered Saturday in Seattle for a "Liberty or Death" rally that drew counter-protesters from the left while dozens of police kept the two sides separated.

Colorado family struggled with debt before husband's arrest in wife and daughters' killing

Faith Karimi, CNN  |  Posted Aug 18th - 4:43pm

Chris and Shanann Watts detailed their life on social media. They shared photos of beach vacations to San Diego and screengrabs of lovey-dovey text messages. They gushed about their daughters, Bella and Celeste, and posted photos of the little girls' gap-toothed grins and funny dances.

Colorado legislative aide punished for Putin portrait prank

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 4:04pm

An adviser to a Democratic legislative leader in Colorado has been punished for helping a progressive group put a picture of Russian President Vladimir Putin on brief display at the state capitol building near a spot reserved for a portrait of President Donald Trump.

Deputies: Dad, daughter arrested for dealing drugs to teens

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 3:37pm

A man and his teenage daughter are in custody after Georgia deputies said the two were dealing drugs.