Roxana Hegeman, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 2:28pm
The explosive issues of race, immigration and guns emerged during jury selection at the trial of three militia members accused of conspiring to bomb a mosque and apartment complex housing Somalis in southwest Kansas.
Alan Fram and Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 2:24pm
Mississippi's governor will appoint the state's agriculture commissioner to fill the Senate vacancy that will soon be created when veteran Sen. Thad Cochran retires, three state Republicans told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
David Pitt, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 2:08pm
A fired then reinstated Des Moines police officer who has been disciplined for shooting at a television cameraman, attacking a groom at a wedding and assaulting his girlfriend has now been sued in federal court for his attack on a man who called police for help in 2016.
Margaret Stafford, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 2:08pm
A visibly angry federal judge on Tuesday blasted Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach for his office's failure to ensure that certain voters are notified that they are eligible to vote in the upcoming election while a lawsuit over a state voting law makes its way through the courts.
John Antczak, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 2:06pm
Authorities ordered tens of thousands of people to flee their homes as a powerful storm headed toward California, where many communities on Tuesday face the threat of flooding and destructive debris flows from areas burned bare by huge wildfires.
Kate Brumback, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 2:03pm
Prosecutors in west Georgia focused on the race of black potential jurors as they purposely and systematically excluded them from the trials of black men facing the death penalty four decades ago, lawyers for one of the men said in a court filing this week.
Paul J. Weber and Will Weissert, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 1:44pm
Investigators pursuing a suspected serial bomber in the Texas capital shifted their attention Tuesday to a FedEx shipping center near San Antonio where a package exploded on a conveyor belt in the middle of the night and caused minor injuries to a worker.