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Missouri attorney general subpoenas Greitens charity

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 10:14am

The Missouri attorney general's office has issued 15 subpoenas in an investigation of a veterans charity founded by Gov. Eric Greitens.

Federal review ongoing in 2015 Ohio fatal police shooting

Dan Sewell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 10:11am

Federal authorities are still reviewing the case of a white police officer who fatally shot a black unarmed motorist near the University of Cincinnati in 2015.

Army Corps faces questions about vetting border wall company

Margery A. Beck, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 10:07am

Federal officials are saying little about how they chose a Nebraska startup to build an $11 million section of border wall in California, including whether they knew of the company's connections to a construction firm flagged in a government audit for "many potential fraud indicators."

The Latest: Official calls stopping Austin bomber rewarding

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 10:03am

The Latest on the investigation of Austin's serial bomber (all times local):

T-shirts, flowers showing support banned at Cosby retrial

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:59am

People attending Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial won't be allowed in with T-shirts, flowers and other items that show support for one side or the other.

Former US Sen. Zell Miller dies at 86; Was 2-term governor

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:55am

Former U.S. Sen. Zell Miller, a lifelong Democrat and the father of Georgia's lottery-funded HOPE scholarship while serving as governor, died Friday. He was 86.

Rare money sells for nearly $8 million at Baltimore auction

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:55am

Two rare $1,000 bills from the 1800s fetched $960,000 each at a Baltimore auction.

Bolton replacing McMaster as Trump national security adviser

Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:27am

Charging ahead with the dramatic remaking of his White House, President Donald Trump said he would replace national security adviser H.R. McMaster with the former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton, a foreign policy hawk entering an administration facing key decisions on Iran and North Korea.

Foreign adoptions by US families drop by 12 percent

David Crary, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:17am

The number of foreign children adopted by U.S. parents dropped more than 12 percent last year, accelerating a decline that's now continued for 13 years, according to new State Department figures.

Idaho teen sentenced to prison for shooting Washington man

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:11am

An Idaho teen has been sentenced to up 25 years in prison for the shooting death of an 18-year-old Washington man.

Olympic gymnast criticizes Michigan State interim president

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:05am

Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber is criticizing Michigan State University's interim president, saying he needs to work with the girls and women abused by imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar.

AP-NORC Poll: Support soars for stricter gun control laws

Steve Peoples and Emily Swanson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:03am

Support for tougher gun control laws is soaring in the United States, according to a new poll that found a majority of gun owners and half of Republicans favor new laws to address gun violence in the weeks after a Florida school shooting left 17 dead and sparked nationwide protests.

The Latest: Storm that pounded California moves east

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:47am

The Latest on California storms (all times local):

Koch Foundation gives latest large gift to George Mason

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:26am

The Charles Koch Foundation has donated $5 million to George Mason University's Department of Economics.

Fatal police shooting protest disrupts NBA game

Sophia Bollag and Don Thompson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:24am

Hundreds of people protesting a fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in California's capital city marched into City Hall, disrupted rush-hour traffic on a freeway and then joined hands to block thousands of NBA fans from entering the arena where the Sacramento Kings were playing.

Reward offered in 6-year-old case of Baby Jane Doe

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:15am

Police found the bones of a little girl six years ago in an Alabama trailer park right next to a long-sleeve pink shirt with heart buttons and a ruffled neckline.

Students scarred by Vegas massacre join Florida rallying cry

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:04am

Kaitlynn Willoughby was frustrated by how quickly gun control debates stalled after the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

Latest: Shooting victim dies after removal of life support

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:04am

The Latest on a shooting at a southern Maryland school (all times local):

2 firefighters dead, 2 injured in building collapse

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:03am

A section of a burned-out former piano factory in Pennsylvania collapsed Thursday a day after a fire, killing two firefighters and injuring two others who were looking for hot spots and investigating the cause of the blaze.

9 Iranians charged in hacking scheme to steal information from universities, companies and government agencies

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:02am

9 Iranians charged in hacking scheme to steal information from universities, companies and government agencies.