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1 rescued from collapsed home, rescuers search for 2 others

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 7:13am

A three-story house has collapsed in central New Jersey, and authorities have rescued one person and are trying to free two others.

The Latest: Trump says he gave up nothing at Helsinki summit

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 7:09am

The Latest on the U.S. Russia probe (all times local):

2 more arrested in deaths of 2 males found in Flint River

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 6:59am

Police say two more suspects have been arrested in the deaths of two males whose bodies were found under a door floating in the Flint River in eastern Michigan.

Trump returns to 'Witch Hunt' tweets against Mueller probe

Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 6:53am

Capping a week of drama, back-tracking and blistering statements from allies about his attitude toward Russian election interference, President Donald Trump on Monday returned to familiar rhetoric, referring to the special counsel's Russia probe as a "hoax" and "Witch Hunt."

Copy of Ben Franklin's 'Join or Die' cartoon up for auction

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 6:48am

A copy of the "Join or Die" political cartoon that appeared in Benjamin Franklin's Pennsylvania Gazette newspaper in 1754 is up for auction.

Iran dismisses Trump's explosive threat to country's leader

Nasser Karimi and Will Lester, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 6:37am

Iranians on Monday shrugged off the possibility that a bellicose exchange of words between President Donald Trump and his Iranian counterpart could escalate into military conflict, but expressed growing concern America's stepped-up sanctions could damage their fragile economy.

The Latest: White House: Trump won't tolerate Iran threats

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 6:13am

The Latest on escalating rhetoric between Washington and Tehran (all times local):

Houston police release sketch of suspect in doctor's killing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 6:11am

Authorities in Houston have released a composite sketch of the man suspected of fatally shooting a cardiologist who once treated former President George H.W. Bush.

Body of NY nurse found in bedroom closet on wellness check

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 5:46am

Police conducting a wellness check have found the body of a New York nurse who was bound and wrapped in a sheet in her bedroom closet.

Police: SC sex offender sent nudes to officer, not teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 5:08am

Authorities say a convicted sex offender thought he was sending nude pictures through Instagram to a teen girl in Arizona — who turned out to be a police officer in Arkansas.

Deadly LA market shooting started with domestic feud

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 4:23am

A man's feud with his grandmother turned into a bizarre and deadly confrontation that ended with a supermarket worker dead and dozens of people held hostage in a store miles away.

The Latest: Woman gives survivors flowers at boat memorial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 2:45am

The Latest on the sinking of a duck boat in Missouri (all times local):

Congress considers changing supervision of nuclear weapons

Matthew Daly, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 12:35am

The agency that supervises the nation's nuclear weapons stockpile would essentially lose direct Cabinet oversight under legislation that Congress is negotiating.

NCAA to study possible effects of widespread legal wagering

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 10:26pm

The NCAA plans to study how the expansion of legalized betting could affect college athletics and member schools.

President Donald Trump warns Iranian president of dire consequences of threatening U.S.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 10:12pm

President Donald Trump warns Iranian president of dire consequences of threatening U.S.

Private messaging apps increasingly used for public business

Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 9:23pm

One app promotes itself as a way to discuss sensitive negotiations and human resources problems without leaving a digital record.

Hero grandma, couple on 45th anniversary among Missouri boat victims

Hannah Grabenstein and Brian Slodysko, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 9:14pm

The 17 people killed when a tourist boat capsized in a Missouri lake included nine members of one family, a couple celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary and a grandmother who family members say saved her granddaughter's life. A memorial service was scheduled for Sunday afternoon for those who died when the vessel, known as a duck boat, sank Thursday evening.

Gunman in Trader Joe's standoff was feuding with grandmother

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 9:01pm

A feud between a man and his grandmother over his girlfriend staying at the grandmother's home exploded into violence that ultimately led to him taking dozens of people hostage inside a Los Angeles supermarket, a relative said Sunday.

Boat accident survivors join hundreds at Branson memorial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 8:57pm

The 17 people killed when a tourist boat sank in a Missouri lake were remembered Sunday during a service attended by hundreds of people in the tourism community of Branson.

More than senior moments: better dementia detection is urged

Marilynn Marchione and Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 8:43pm

Too few people with signs of mental decline or dementia are getting checked during routine medical visits or told when a problem is found, says a panel of Alzheimer's disease experts who offered new guidance Sunday.