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Ex-head of juvenile detention sites faces child porn charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:50am

A former head of two Alaska juvenile detention facilities has been charged with possession of child pornography.

3rd Florida ex-officer sent to prison for framing suspects

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:32am

A third ex-police officer is going to federal prison as part of a conspiracy in a small Florida city to frame black people for crimes they did not commit.

Child of the storm: Homeless baby, family shelter at Walmart

David Goldman and Jay Reeves, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:32am

Their home full of soggy furniture and mosquitoes, Wilmer Capps was desperate to find shelter for his wife and their son Luke, born just three days after Hurricane Michael ravaged the Florida Panhandle.

Lawsuit: Teacher shamed student over Pledge protest

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:26am

A Connecticut teenager has filed a federal lawsuit against her teacher and school board saying the teacher mocked and shamed her for not standing up during the Pledge of Allegiance.

Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $970M as drawing approaches

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:22am

The Mega Millions jackpot has climbed to $970 million, inching ever-closer to the $1 billion mark.

Trump's Russia attorney shifts to become White House counsel

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:22am

The White House says the attorney representing President Donald Trump in the Russia investigation is shifting roles and taking on duties as counsel to the president.

Lawyer who hypnotized clients for pleasure to pay over $2.3M

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:21am

A former attorney serving 12 years in prison for hypnotizing unwitting female clients for his sexual gratification has been ordered to pay more than $2.3 million to one client.

Democrats: Trump intervened personally to stop FBI move

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:18am

Congressional Democrats say they have evidence that President Donald Trump personally directed subordinates to scrap a long-planned relocation of FBI headquarters from downtown Washington to the suburbs.

Controversy may lead to name nixed from library

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:15am

A former University of Vermont president may have his name removed from the library due to his support of research into selection reproduction of humans that led to sterilizations as well as a misappropriation of university funds.

Deputies cleared of wrongdoing in home invasion, fatal fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 10:11am

Prosecutors have cleared of responsibility Ada County Sheriff's deputies who shot at a Nampa man before he broke into a home and set a fatal fire in Boise.

Somali woman says Dunkin' Donuts worker called police on her

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 9:56am

A Maine college student says a Dunkin' Donuts worker refused her family service for speaking Somali and called the police.

Trump and 'Apprentice' contestant face off in court

Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 9:45am

Lawyers for President Donald Trump hope to persuade a New York appeals court to dismiss or delay a lawsuit against him by former "Apprentice" contestant Summer Zervos.

Driver who hit car show crowd guilty of reckless driving

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 9:36am

The driver of a Porsche that plowed into a crowd of spectators at an Idaho car show in Boise has been found guilty of reckless driving.

Ex-police officer in Oklahoma accused of on-duty sex assault

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 9:29am

A former Oklahoma police officer is accused of sexual assaulting several women while on duty and in uniform.

US designates suspected Colombian trafficker as drug kingpin

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 9:18am

The U.S. has slapped sanctions on a Colombian man with ties to the South American country's largest rebel group who allegedly controls a narcotics trafficking corridor in northern Colombia.

Pompeo: US response in Khashoggi case will await Saudi probe

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 9:14am

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he told President Donald Trump on Thursday that Saudi Arabia should be given a few more days to complete its investigation into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi before the U.S. decides "how, or if" to respond.

The Latest: Officials: Michael killed at least 20 in Florida

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 9:12am

The Latest on Hurricane Michael (all times local):

Otter backs write-in bid by eastern Idaho lawmaker

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 9:08am

A longtime Republican Idaho lawmaker who launched a write-in campaign after losing to a political newcomer in May's primary has received an endorsement from Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter.

Ex-USA Gymnastics head indicted in Texas on tampering charge

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 18th - 9:02am

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.