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Salt Lake City protests name change for Ogden airport

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 3:28pm

A Utah city that wants to incorporate "Salt Lake" into the name of its airport is holding off after the mayor of Salt Lake City protested.

Jogger says US detained her after accidental border crossing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 3:25pm

A 19-year-old woman who traveled from France to Canada to visit her mother in British Columbia says U.S. officials detained her for two weeks after she accidentally crossed the border while jogging.

The Latest: Fort Worth protesters chant: 'No baby jails!'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 3:07pm

The Latest on the separation of immigrant children from their parents following President Donald Trump's order allowing them to remain with their parents (all times local):

Houston heart transplant hospital could lose Medicaid funds

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:36pm

A Houston hospital that suspended its renowned heart transplant program for two weeks amid scrutiny following the deaths of two patients could lose federal Medicaid funding.

DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:33pm

The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after lawmakers had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them.

Arkansas to evaluate river sinkhole where kayaker died

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:25pm

Arkansas has hired a consultant to evaluate a stretch of river where a kayaker was dragged to his death when a rare sinkhole created a whirlpool.

Lawmakers, demonstrators want immigrant families reunited

Will Weissert, Elliot Spagat and Manuel Valdes, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:24pm

Democratic lawmakers on Saturday said they aren't convinced the Trump administration had any real plan to reunite immigrant families caught along the southwest border, while demonstrators gathered to protest the separation of parents from their children by U.S. border authorities.

The Latest: Trump dubs Nevada Democrat 'Wacky Jacky'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:21pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Nevada (all times local):

Oklahoma veteran given $15,000 in lawn equipment after theft

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:19pm

A veteran in Oklahoma whose life and business were disrupted when his lawn equipment was stolen no longer needs to face acres of grass using a push mower.

Wisconsin man headed to Arizona for new trial in son's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 1:11pm

A Wisconsin man will voluntarily return to Arizona to be re-tried on allegations he killed his son in 2004.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 1:05pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

US House candidate who beat Sanford seriously hurt in wreck

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:53pm

A South Carolina lawmaker who defeated U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford in his re-election bid was seriously injured in a vehicle crash on Friday and will require weeks of recovery and more procedures, a spokesman said.

Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia restaurant

Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:37pm

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Saturday she was booted from a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Donald Trump, becoming the latest administration official to experience a brusque welcome in a public setting.

Latino leaders question Census head over citizenship query

Astrid Galvan, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:29pm

Latino elected officials from around the nation questioned the head of the U.S. Census Bureau on Saturday over the proposed addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 survey, denouncing it as a purely political move.

The Latest: Latino leaders oppose Census citizenship query

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:49am

The Latest on a conference of Latino elected leaders on adding a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. Census (all times local):

Washington eyes dog to detect invasive mussels on boats

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:34am

The Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife says it plans to use a dog to help check boats and prevent invasive mussels from entering the state.

Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

Amy Taxin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:07am

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border, a move decried by advocates as a cruel and ineffective attempt to deter families from coming to the United States.

New Hampshire prep school settles with abused former student

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

An elite New Hampshire prep school has agreed to a confidential legal settlement with a former student who was sexually abused by two teachers in the 1970s.

Alabama airman killed in WWII to be buried in Florida

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:01am

An Alabama man who was killed during World War II is being buried in Florida after his remains were identified decades following his death.

Minnesota GOP chair says she faced racism from within party

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:00am

Minnesota Republican Party Chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan says she has been the target of racist and sexist attacks from fellow Republicans.