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Delta fixes 'technology issue,' flights no longer grounded

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 7:09pm

Delta Air Lines says its IT systems have been restored and flights are no longer grounded due to the technology problem.

Nike's marketing strikes a chord without hurting business

Mae Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:27pm

Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick that debuted just as the football season was about to begin. But the shoe maker's stock is up and sales have been steady.

Colorado man missing, presumed dead after jump off houseboat

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:15pm

Authorities say a Colorado man is missing and presumed dead after jumping off a houseboat north of Lake Powell.

Maryland official criticizes gun laws in warehouse shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:08pm

A Maryland law enforcement official is criticizing gun laws in the wake of a shooting at a warehouse last week in which four people were killed and three people wounded.

Los Angeles County OKs law putting limit on roosters

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:06pm

Los Angeles County supervisors voted Tuesday to limit the number of roosters that people can keep after thousands of birds were seized in a crackdown on illegal cockfighting.

Crack in beam shuts down San Francisco's new $2B terminal

Paul Elias, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 5:49pm

San Francisco officials shut down the city's celebrated new $2.2 billion transit terminal Tuesday after discovering a crack in a support beam under the center's public roof garden.

Texas mom pleads guilty in deaths of 2 kids inside hot car

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 5:07pm

A 20-year-old Texas mother whose two toddlers died after they were left for hours inside a hot vehicle has pleaded guilty.

Texas man sentenced to 60 years in 4-year-old girl's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:53pm

A Houston-area man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison after pleading guilty to murder in the fatal shooting of a 4-year-old girl when he was 17.

Idaho sheriff takes heat for sexual assault meme post

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:41pm

A county sheriff in north-central Idaho has apologized for a meme his wife posted to his Facebook page mocking women who don't immediately report sexual assault.

Plea deal possible ex-evidence tech accused of stealing meth

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:38pm

Prosecutors say they're working to reach a plea agreement with a former evidence technician accused of stealing methamphetamine from a police evidence locker.

Veterinarian removes eel from loggerhead sea turtle's body

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:33pm

A veterinarian has removed a 2-foot-long (0.61-meter-long) eel from the body cavity of a loggerhead sea turtle in the Florida Keys.

Senate Judiciary Committee schedules Friday vote on Kavanaugh nomination, one day after hearing from accuser

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:29pm

Senate Judiciary Committee schedules Friday vote on Kavanaugh nomination, one day after hearing from accuser.

2 arrested for California fires that injured 2 firefighters

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:23pm

Authorities say they have arrested two people suspected of starting four vegetation fires in the San Francisco Bay Area that injured two firefighters.

Police: Woman hid mother's body, wanted to see it decompose

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:17pm

Police have accused a North Carolina woman of keeping her mother's body at home for months, saying she wanted to see the stages of death.

Court won't reopen suit over '16 Mississippi police shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:14pm

A federal appeals court says it will not revive a civil lawsuit over a fatal shooting by a Mississippi police officer.

Elizabeth Smart kidnapper transferred to halfway house

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:12pm

A woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart has been transferred to a federal halfway house following her release from prison.

Ole Miss seeks fast removal of donor's name after flap

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:06pm

The University of Mississippi is trying to speed up the process of removing a donor's name from its journalism school after his Facebook post that drew backlash as being racist.

SKorean president: Kim is serious about giving up his bombs

Foster Klug, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:59pm

South Korean President Moon Jae-in pushed back Tuesday against widespread skepticism about the sincerity of Kim Jong Un's vows to give up his nuclear bombs, saying that the current round of diplomacy with North Korea is "completely different" than the many failed deals that have frustrated past negotiators.

Jury hears closing arguments in trial for slain officer

Matthew Barakat, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 3:50pm

Defense lawyers for an Army staff sergeant accused of killing his wife and a police officer on her first shift pleaded with a jury to convict their client on a charge other than capital murder.