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The Latest: Son charged with killing parents, housekeeper

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 3:19pm

The Latest on a man charged with killing his parents and their housekeeper in California (all times local):

Kane County coroner says at least one person is dead after shooting at business in suburban Chicago

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 3:07pm

Kane County coroner says at least one person is dead after shooting at business in suburban Chicago.

Man apprehended in shooting at Illinois industrial park

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 2:50pm

A shooter was apprehended after opening fire in an industrial park in in Aurora, Illinois, city officials said Friday, but police did not immediately say if anyone was shot.

ACLU of Massachusetts sues for border wall contract records

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 2:46pm

The American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts has filed a lawsuit demanding information about a contract for a section of the wall along the U.S.-Mexico border that President Donald Trump said his administration awarded.

A city spokesman says four police officers were wounded in a shooting at a business in Aurora, Illinois

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 2:45pm

A city spokesman says four police officers were wounded in a shooting at a business in Aurora, Illinois.

Wyoming man pleads guilty to murder in Idaho

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 2:41pm

A Wyoming man has pleaded guilty to murder and manslaughter in Idaho.

Inmates riot at San Diego prison, 10 prisoners injured

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 2:26pm

California corrections officials say a riot broke out among nearly 50 inmates at a San Diego prison and that 10 were injured, one of them seriously.

Runner recalls desperate fight with thrashing mountain lion

P. Solomon Banda, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 2:18pm

Fear washed over Travis Kauffman as he wrestled with a thrashing mountain lion that attacked him on a Colorado mountain trail, but then his fighting instinct took over as he found its neck with his foot and suffocated the young cat.

The Latest: Chief says drug unit under scrutiny after raid

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 2:18pm

The Latest on investigation into deadly police raid on Houston home (all times local):

NJ attorney general subpoenas Trump's inaugural committee

Jim Mustian, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 2:14pm

President Donald Trump's inaugural committee received a sweeping request for financial records this week from prosecutors in New Jersey, the second subpoena the group has received in as many weeks as its fundraising and spending draws mounting scrutiny.

Latest: City says 4 police officers hurt in Aurora shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 2:13pm

The Latest on a shooting at a business in Aurora, Illinois (all times local):

Diane Rehm testifies for assisted-death bill in Maryland

Brian Witte, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:58pm

Retired radio talk show host Diane Rehm testified in favor of a Maryland measure to allow the terminally ill to end their lives with a doctor's help, describing the misery her husband suffered during his final days. Opponents, however, say the measure is dangerous and could enable vulnerable people to kill themselves, even if they aren't terminally ill.

Chief: Officer lied in affidavit before deadly Houston raid

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:53pm

Houston's police chief says a lead investigator lied in an affidavit justifying a drug raid on a home in which two residents were killed and four officers were wounded during a gun battle.

Man ordered to start gun safety campaign after shootings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:50pm

A man who helped run an unlicensed suburban Detroit home day care where a toddler accidentally shot and wounded two other children has been sentenced to two years of probation.

9/11 fund running out of money for those with illnesses

Karen Matthews, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:50pm

The compensation fund for victims of 9/11 is running out of money and will cut future payments by 50 to 70 percent, officials announced Friday.

White House spokeswoman confirms special counsel interview

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:48pm

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has been interviewed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.

US court: Feds can't withhold funds from sanctuary cities

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:47pm

A federal appeals court ruled Friday that the Justice Department can't deny Philadelphia millions in public safety funding because of its status as a "sanctuary city."

Judge halts Air Force's efforts to discharge airmen with HIV

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:40pm

A federal judge in Virginia has ordered the U.S. Air Force to halt efforts to discharge service members who are HIV-positive.

City of Aurora in Illinois issues active shooter alert in industrial area, police are on the scene

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:40pm

City of Aurora in Illinois issues active shooter alert in industrial area, police are on the scene.

Kentucky closer to banning most abortions if Roe overturned

Bruce Schreiner, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:39pm

Kentucky took a step closer toward preparing for a possible post-Roe v. Wade era on Friday.