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Wyoming aims for accurate census count of Native residents

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 3:44pm

Wyoming state and tribal officials are working to ensure Native Americans are accurately counted in the 2020 Census.

Family: Boy on life support after San Diego murder-suicide

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 3:11pm

Family members say a 9-year-old San Diego boy who survived an apparent murder-suicide that left his parents and three brothers dead is on life support.

Seized placenta to be used in South Dakota rape case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 2:57pm

A placenta sample taken from an abortion clinic without a warrant will be used as evidence in a statutory rape trial in South Dakota.

Federal charges link New Jersey man to synagogue vandalism

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:40pm

A New Jersey man faces allegations he conspired to carry out spray paint vandalism attacks two months ago against synagogues in Michigan and Wisconsin.

Palestinian journalist may lose eye after shot by Israel

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:48am

Relatives say a Palestinian freelance photographer has lost vision in one eye after apparently being struck by Israeli fire while covering a demonstration in the occupied West Bank.

Kanye West talks about serving God during visit with Osteen

Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:36am

Rapper Kanye West told parishioners at Joel Osteen’s Houston megachurch on Sunday that his recent spiritual awakening has made him realize he’s no longer in the service to fame and money but “in service to God.”

Woman pleads not guilty in Wyoming knife death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:33am

A 21-year-old woman has pleaded not guilty to two counts of manslaughter in the stabbing death of a man in Fremont County last month.

Spokane County sees increase in domestic violence cases

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:13am

Spokane County is seeing an increase in people seeking legal protection orders because of domestic violence.

Syracuse suspends fraternity after report of racial slur

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 10:40am

An African American student at Syracuse University reported being called a racial slur over the weekend, prompting the college to suspend a fraternity Sunday and shut down social activities for all other fraternities for the rest of the semester pending an investigation.

Vigil planned for victims of California school shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 10:28am

A candlelight vigil is planned Sunday evening to remember two students shot and killed by a classmate at his Southern California high school as investigators try to determine what prompted the deadly attack that left three other teens wounded.

Utah driver accused of DUI, automobile homicide after crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 10:20am

Police in Salt Lake City say a driver has been arrested on suspicion of automobile homicide and DUI after a car accident killed a 5-year-old boy.

Trump, impeachment could loom large in Sen. Collins’ race

David Sharp, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 9:51am

Republican Sen. Susan Collins has a well-funded Democrat prepping to challenge her next year. She has national women’s groups ready to attack her over her vote for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanagh. And she’s a moderate facing an electorate that increasingly prioritizes purity.

Democrats invite Trump to testify in impeachment inquiry

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 9:36am

Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi invited President Donald Trump to testify in front of investigators in the House impeachment inquiry ahead of a week that will see several key witnesses appear publicly.

Trial goes to larger courtroom for man charged in 8 killings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 9:16am

A Mississippi judge is moving the trial of a man charged with killing a sheriff’s deputy and seven other people.

Gunman still at large after killing outside Chicago school

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 8:46am

Authorities are still searching for a man who allegedly shot and killed his daughter’s mother’s new boyfriend of outside of a Chicago elementary school.

Student whose parents died of heart attacks has CPR idea

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 8:43am

A Utah high school student who lost both her parents to heart attacks has been nominated for a prestigious scholarship on the strength of her idea for a CPR assistance device.

Trump defends an unlikely target: Joe Biden

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 8:28am

President Donald Trump is defending an unlikely target: Joe Biden.

Thousands protest election reform failure in Georgia

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:40am

Thousands of Georgians protested outside the Caucasus country’s parliament Sunday, demanding snap elections after lawmakers failed to pass a promised electoral-reform measure.

Russia providing mood music for House impeachment drama

Aamer Madhani and Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:10am

For all the talk about Ukraine in the House impeachment inquiry, there’s a character standing just off-stage with a dominant role in this tale of international intrigue: Russia.