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Suspects in Utah gas station shooting armed and dangerous

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 12:06pm

Northern Utah authorities are looking for two masked gunmen who are considered armed and dangerous after they held up a gas station and shot a clerk south of Salt Lake City.

The Latest: Utah Speaker: State needs to tackle homelessness

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 12:04pm

The Latest on the start of the 2017 Utah legislative session (all times local):

Video of high-profile police shooting played in court

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 12:01pm

A judge will allow a criminal case against a 17-year-old Somali refugee critically wounded in a police shooting to proceed, a decision made after prosecutors showed unreleased video of the high-profile shooting in court.

Florida judge accused of racist and sexist slurs resigns

Gary Fineout, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:54am

A Florida judge accused of making demeaning comments about women and saying black people should "go back to Africa" abruptly resigned on Monday ahead of possible impeachment.

Bush ready to leave intensive care, wife Barbara goes home

Michael Graczyk, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:51am

Former President George H.W. Bush is still suffering from pneumonia, but is well enough to leave the intensive care unit at a Houston hospital, doctors said Monday. His wife, Barbara, has been discharged from the same facility after completing treatment for bronchitis.

Murder suspect arrested in fatal Ogden shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:50am

Police have arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting near an Ogden convenience store.

The Latest: Senate likely to confirm Kansas' Pompeo for CIA

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:44am

The Latest on activities in Congress (All times EST):

Bill would give extra licenses to women's antelope hunt

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:41am

Wyoming lawmakers are considering a bill that aims to create parity between men's and women's antelope hunting events.

Nebraska state senator criticized for women's march retweet

Grant Schulte, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:30am

A Nebraska state senator who had cybersex with a woman on a state computer is facing criticism again for a retweet suggesting that demonstrators at a women's march weren't attractive enough to be sexually assaulted.

Teen suspect in school shooting to remain in custody

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:30am

A 17-year-old boy charged in a school shooting that injured two students will remain in custody at a juvenile detention center for now.

Report: Police violated open-records law in bodycam case

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:30am

The Kentucky attorney general's office says state police violated the state's open-records law by refusing to turn over a copy of bodycam video from the fatal shooting of a suspect by municipal police.

Parents accused of starving teen daughter plead not guilty

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:30am

An Iowa man and woman accused of starving and torturing their 16-year-old daughter have pleaded not guilty in her October death.

Judge to decide whether to delay officer's new murder trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:30am

A judge is asking defense lawyers to talk to prosecutors about when to start a retrial for a former South Carolina police officer on a murder charge in a traffic stop shooting.

Spokesman for US-led coalition: Russian claims of joint air mission over Syria 'rubbish'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:20am

Spokesman for US-led coalition: Russian claims of joint air mission over Syria 'rubbish' .

Trump taps ex-Rep. Heather Wilson for Air Force secretary

Matthew Daly, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:20am

President Donald Trump said Monday he has selected former Republican congresswoman Heather Wilson of New Mexico to be secretary of the Air Force.

Activist walking barefoot across US is fatally struck by SUV

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:10am

A Maine native walking barefoot across the U.S. to raise awareness about climate change has been struck and killed on a Florida highway.

Sailor gets 11 years for murder-for-hire plot to kill wife

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:10am

A Navy sailor has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for trying to hire a hit man to kill his estranged wife.

Arizona Air Force base on lockdown amid suspicious sounds

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:10am

Officials lifted a lockdown Monday at Davis-Monthan Air Force base in Arizona that was prompted by unconfirmed reports of gunshot sounds.

Gayborhood racism is long-standing, Philadelphia report says

Errin Haines Whack, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 11:01am

Women, minorities and transgender people have felt unwelcome and unsafe in Philadelphia's gay neighborhood for decades, according to a city report issued Monday.