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Police: 3 people shot and wounded at Albuquerque business

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 7:51pm

Police say three people have been shot and wounded at a business in southeast Albuquerque and they're searching for a suspect.

The death toll has reached 42 in the Northern California wildfire, making it the deadliest in state history

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 7:33pm

The death toll has reached 42 in the Northern California wildfire, making it the deadliest in state history.

Red-carpet fanfare dropped amid deadly California fires

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 6:42pm

Hollywood cut back on the glamor trappings of movie premieres as a wildfire destroyed or imperiled the homes of celebrities and other Southern California residents.

Whitaker will consult with ethics officials over recusal

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 6:09pm

Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker will consult with Justice Department ethics officials about "matters that may warrant recusal" amid pressure from Democrats to step aside from overseeing the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

Feds: Priest lied about cancer in scam to raise money

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 5:59pm

Federal investigators said they have probable cause to believe a Mississippi priest fraudulently received donations by falsely telling people he had cancer and that his diocese knew that and concealed it.

Zinke '100 percent confident' he'll be cleared in probes

Matthew Brown, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 5:56pm

U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke declared Monday he's "100 percent confident" no wrongdoing will be found in pending ethics investigations that have stirred speculation he could get ousted from President Donald Trump's Cabinet.

California-bound fire crews face hiccups en route to scorched coast

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 12th - 5:14pm

More than 100 Utah firefighters will help California crews battle a pair of California wildfires that have left three dozen people dead and charred about 200,000 acres.

Ex-Las Vegas headliner changes lawyer in federal porn case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 4:48pm

Sentencing has been postponed to next year for a former Las Vegas Strip illusion show headliner who lost a bid to withdraw his guilty plea in a federal child pornography case.

Authorities still assessing why California shooter snapped

Amanda Lee Myers and Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 4:33pm

Investigators are still trying to piece together what led a former Marine to open fire at a Southern California country music bar last week, killing 12 people before fatally shooting himself.

Roger Stone associate expects to be charged in Mueller probe

Chad Day and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 3:47pm

An associate of longtime Trump confidant Roger Stone said Monday that he expects to face charges in the special counsel's Russia investigation.

Congress returns to new dynamic, GOP shutdown threat

Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 3:34pm

Congress returns to a changed political landscape Tuesday as newly-elected lawmakers arrive in Washington, the parties elect new leadership and incumbents square off for one final legislative sprint before House Democrats take power.

High school placed on lockdown after officer shoots himself

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 3:23pm

A Maryland high school was briefly placed on lockdown after authorities say a school resource officer fatally shot himself inside his office.

Service held for veterans' cremains found at funeral home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 1:57pm

A service was held Monday at a Michigan cemetery for the cremated remains of about 20 military veterans found in a closed Detroit funeral home.

Idaho police: Man dead, woman hospitalized in shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 1:32pm

Police say an Idaho woman has been hospitalized with life-threatening injuries and a man is dead after what appears to be an attempted murder-suicide at a Meridian home.

Police: Teen sent swastika to phones at Chicago-area school

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 1:31pm

A 14-year-old boy has been charged with sending a swastika image to the smartphones of other students during a suburban Chicago high school assembly.

Funeral held for slain U. track athlete Sunday

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 1:15pm

A University of Utah track athlete who was shot by a sex offender parolee she had briefly dated has been buried in her hometown of Pullman, Washington.

The Latest: Wisconsinites rally for love after Nazi photo

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 1:10pm

The Latest on a photo of Wisconsin high school students giving what appears to be a Nazi salute (all times local):

3 killed as van collides with police car chasing other car

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 12:55pm

Authorities say a police car pursuing a stolen vehicle has collided with a work van in metro Atlanta, killing three people inside.

Divers haul in large amount of debris from marine monument

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 12:46pm

A team of divers hauled in nearly 165,000 pounds (75,000 kilograms) of abandoned fishing nets and plastic waste during a cleanup expedition at Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument, federal officials said.

Comic book genius Stan Lee, Spider-Man creator, dies at 95

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 12:15pm

Stan Lee, the creative dynamo who revolutionized the comic book and helped make billions for Hollywood died Monday.