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The Latest: Chief says cops acted appropriately in shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:59am

The Latest on the January fatal shooting of a 20-year-old man by police in Savannah, Georgia (all times local):

Trump says US military is 'ready if necessary' to respond to 'foolish or reckless act' by North Korea

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:59am

Trump says US military is 'ready if necessary' to respond to 'foolish or reckless act' by North Korea.

Chaos of Las Vegas shooting promoted fears of wider attack

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:55am

Gunshots came so rapidly during the deadliest mass shooting in the nation's modern history that one Las Vegas police officer feared he was facing a fully stocked assault team with tactical gear.

Mexican Mafia run jail crime like an 'illegal government'

Brian Melley, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:55am

The Los Angeles County jails are run by the sheriff, but the Mexican Mafia wields the power in the underworld behind bars.

Recently adopted child, 1, left in truck dies in Tennessee

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:51am

Authorities say a recently adopted 1-year-old girl whose father left her in a truck has died.

Boy burned while making camp burners in Spanish Fork

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:47am

Police say a 12-year-old boy was severely burned while making camp burners with a church group in Spanish Fork.

Trump cancels summit, citing 'open hostility' by North Korea

Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:44am

In a dramatic diplomatic turn, President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled next month's summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, citing the "tremendous anger and open hostility" in a recent statement by the North.

Man who bought 12 guns for serial killer pleads guilty

Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:40am

The man who bought guns for a convicted felon who killed seven people in South Carolina has pleaded guilty to 36 federal gun charges.

US forecasters expect 10-16 tropical storms in active season

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:39am

U.S. government forecasters are expecting an active Atlantic hurricane season.

Houston man gets 7 life terms in prison for 7 rapes

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:38am

A 35-year-old Houston man linked to more than 20 rapes and convicted in seven has been sentenced to seven life terms in prison.

The Latest: Pompeo not saying if South Korea was notified

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:33am

The Latest on President Donald Trump canceling his planned summit with North Korea (all times local):

Trump: No immigration deal unless 'real wall,' good security

Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:33am

President Donald Trump says he opposes any immigration legislation that doesn't include "a real wall" along the Mexican border and "very strong border security," and he's questioning the need for judges to determine immigration claims.

The Latest: Lawyer testifies about cash in Greitens' case

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:31am

The Latest on the investigation of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens (all times local):

South Carolina plans to use drones to remotely watch inmates

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:31am

After spending years fighting to keep drones from flying over prisons, South Carolina corrections officials now plan to use the small unmanned aircraft to keep a remote eye on inmates.

Judge suspended for courthouse affair with social worker

Alanna Durkin Richer, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:23am

A Massachusetts judge who engaged in sexual acts with a social worker in his courthouse chambers will be suspended indefinitely, the state's highest court ruled Thursday, and may face removal from the bench.

Female grizzly bear killed in northwest Wyoming

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:11am

Wildlife managers are investigating the shooting of a grizzly bear in northwest Wyoming.

The Latest: UN chief concerned Kim-Trump summit was canceled

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:56am

The Latest on President Donald Trump canceling his planned summit with North Korea (all times local):

Chicago suspect in shooting of ATF agent pleads not guilty

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:48am

A man accused of shooting an Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent on Chicago's South Side has pleaded not guilty.

3 charged in Florida street racing death of Ohio mother

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:48am

Three people accused in the street racing death of an Ohio woman are out of jail as Florida authorities continue investigating the crash that also critically injured the woman's 21-month-old daughter.

Trump's campaign backs Calif. businessman in governor's race

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:45am

President Donald Trump's campaign is announcing its support for California businessman John Cox's campaign for governor, building upon Trump's endorsement in the state's crowded primary election.