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2 men sentenced for pot house blast that killed firefighter

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:52pm

Two men who caused the death of a New York City fire chief in an explosion at an illegal indoor marijuana-growing operation have been sentenced to prison.

The Latest: Boy accused in stabbing not a known troublemaker

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:35pm

The Latest on a stabbing attack at an Oklahoma high school (all times local):

Chicago suburb settling lawsuit over officer pinning teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:32pm

A Chicago suburb is settling a lawsuit filed by the family of a black teenager who was pinned to the ground and threatened by a white off-duty police officer.

Judge in Manafort trial says he's received threats, won't reveal jurors' names over fears for their safety

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:24pm

Judge in Manafort trial says he's received threats, won't reveal jurors' names over fears for their safety.

Remains of Utah Marine killed in Pearl Harbor coming home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:17pm

The remains of a Utah Marine who died during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor are finally coming home.

Evacuations ordered at west-central Idaho wildfire

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:13pm

Residents along a 4-mile (6.5-kilometer) stretch of a heavily traveled north-south highway in west-central Idaho have been told to evacuate due to a wildfire.

Idaho wildlife officials relocate chicken-chasing grizzly

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:00pm

Wildlife officials in northern Idaho have trapped and relocated a young grizzly bear that was reportedly raiding chicken coops and damaging sprinkler heads near the small town of Athol.

The Latest: 2 charged in warehouse fire prepare for a trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:53am

The Latest on the fatal Northern California warehouse fire case (all times local):

The Latest: Colorado fetal homicide law at issue in killings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:37am

The Latest on the arrest of a Colorado man in the disappearance of his family (all times local):

Possible dog-fighting operation raided in northeast Kansas

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:36am

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is investigating a possible dog-fighting operation after 45 dogs were removed from a property in rural northeast Kansas.

Police: Arrest made in killing at Ogden transient camp

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:28am

Authorities say evidence found during an Ogden-area traffic stop helped lead to an arrest in the killing of a gunshot victim whose body was found at a transient camp a short time later.

BSU approved to use eminent domain for stadium plans

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:24am

Boise State University has received approval to use eminent domain to acquire property where school officials want to build a baseball stadium.

Prosecutor: Defendant admitted to shooting detective

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:20am

A Kentucky prosecutor says a man charged with the attempted murder of a police officer admitted to shooting the officer in recorded jailhouse calls.

Sheriff: Mom's boyfriend shot by teen had abusive history

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:17am

A man fatally shot by a teenager while strangling the girl's mother had previously terrorized the woman by firing a gun in their house and also faced domestic violence accusations in two other states, North Carolina authorities say.

Couple awarded $1 million in voyeurism lawsuit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:16am

A judge has awarded a Washington couple $1 million in damages after they sued a former lifeguard and city employee who admitted to videotaping women while they used a staff changing area at an aquatic center.

US vows to work more closely with states to fight wildfires

Matthew Daly, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:15am

As wildfires choke California and other Western states, the Trump administration pledged Thursday to work more closely with state and local officials to prevent wildfires from ever starting.

Police: Man abducts estranged wife, kills self after chase

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:06am

Police say a man abducted his estranged wife in Delaware, then killed himself after a chase in West Virginia.

US judge extends halt on deportations of separated families

Julie Watson, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 10:58am

A federal judge has extended a freeze on deporting families separated at the U.S.-Mexico border, giving a reprieve to hundreds of children and their parents to remain in the United States.

Program combats ageism by having students live with seniors

Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 10:54am

Victoria Kozar, like many students, met one of her best friends while in college.