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2 rescued after plane ditches in ocean near San Francisco

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 8:34am

An aerial photo shoot off the Northern California coast turned into a rescue drama when one of two small aircraft flying together malfunctioned and the pilot ditched it into the ocean.

Green Bay WR Moore cited in crash for driving too fast

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 8:34am

Green Bay Packers wide receiver J'Mon Moore has been cited for driving too fast for conditions after he lost control of his car in heavy rainfall and collided with a pickup truck.

Helicopter retrieves ailing hiker on Utah's Mt. Timpanogos

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 7:38am

Authorities used a state Department of Public Safety helicopter to make an overnight rescue of an ailing 21-year-old hiker stranded high on Mt. Timpanogos in north-central Utah.

Authorities: 3 people put body in river to hide drug death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 7:26am

Authorities have arrested three people who they say weighted down the body of woman and put her in a southern Iowa river to conceal her drug overdose death.

Beijing appeals to US to 'meet China halfway' on trade

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 7:18am

Beijing appealed to Washington on Wednesday to "meet China halfway" and end a tariff war after President Donald Trump said Americans might need to endure economic pain to achieve longer-term benefits.

Delaware official defends lifeguards' handling of sick shark

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 7:18am

Lifeguards at a Delaware beach drew criticism for placing a 4-foot-long (1.2-meter-long) dying shark into a trash can, but a beach official says guards acted in the interest of public safety.

Trump administration moves to end limits on child detention

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 7:09am

The Trump administration is moving to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention, a decision that will almost certainly lead to a new court fight over the government's ability to hold migrant families until their cases are decided.

Georgia teen accused of having gun, causing school lockdown

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 6:25am

A 17-year-old Georgia boy is accused of bringing a loaded 9mm gun on his school bus and to his high school, which was subsequently locked down amid threats.

4 students shot at block party near Clark Atlanta University

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 5:34am

Four college students were wounded when a gunman opened fire into a crowd of 200 people outside a library near Clark Atlanta University and then escaped in the chaos, authorities said.

Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore logs 50 millionth visitor

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 3:37am

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in northern Michigan has welcomed its 50 millionth visitor.

Trial to start in case of fatal shooting over parking spot

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 3:29am

A prosecutor told jurors a Florida man who fatally shot an unarmed black man during a dispute over a parking space had initiated a similar confrontation just months before.

DC enacts emergency regulations to stop migrant kids shelter

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 3:18am

Washington, D.C., has enacted emergency regulations to stop the federal government's plan to house unaccompanied migrant children there.

McCain's family fights to define legacy of civility, service

Laurie Kellman, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 3:12am

Cindy McCain stood on a knoll in Tempe, Arizona, last year and looked out over the Rio Salado.

Florida man guilty of killing his mother sentenced to life

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 21st - 2:55am

A Florida man who was found guilty of killing his mother has been sentenced to life in prison.

Hearing set for case to force WV governor to live in capital

Anthony Izaguirre, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 20th - 11:09pm

Can the governor of West Virginia be forced to live in the state capital? A persistent lawsuit seeking to do just that is back in court Wednesday.

Man accused of sexual abuse during pre-parade campout

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 20th - 10:13pm

Prosecutors say a Provo man sexually abused a teenager while camping along a parade route.

Trump expected to nominate replacement for Jon Huntsman Jr. in Russia

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 20th - 10:12pm

President Donald Trump has apparently already lined up a replacement for Jon Huntsman Jr. as U.S. ambassador to Russia.

Marvel's involvement in 'Spider-Man' movies may be in doubt

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 20th - 9:40pm

With great success comes great re-negotiation. In the wake of the announcement that "Spider-Man: Far From Home" is now the highest-grossing film ever in Sony Pictures' history, reports surfaced that Marvel Studios may be stepping away from the cross-studio partnership.

Washington state grand jury indicts witness in homicide case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 20th - 9:37pm

A Washington state grand jury has charged a witness with lying, according to an indictment signed by the special prosecutor in the shooting death of an assistant U.S. attorney.