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Football coach's tweet cost $1.6 million in lost donations

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:52pm

A fake video of former President Barack Obama sent out in a tweet by Washington State University's head football coach cost the school about $1.6 million in lost donations.

The Latest: Trump surveys wildfire devastation in California

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:42pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):

Former Vice President Joe Biden adopts new dog

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:39pm

Former Vice President Joe Biden has a new four-legged family member.

Reports: Suspect filed for custody 6 days after massacre

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 12:04pm

Documents say that a suspect in the massacre of a family in which a parenting dispute is said to have played a role filed for custody of his daughter six days after the slayings.

Police: Man in custody after yelling at Boise students

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:40am

A 42-year-old man authorities say yelled obscenities at Boise High School students is facing a misdemeanor charge of disturbing the peace.

Lawsuit: Yale removed depressed student from campus

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:31am

A Yale University graduate is suing the Ivy League school on allegations she was wrongly removed from campus after she sought counseling for depression as school officials worried about more negative publicity following two student suicides.

Search launched at Strawberry Reservoir for missing couple

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 11:02am

Authorities have begun searching a central Utah reservoir for a missing man and woman.

The Latest: Trump's California visit draws mixed reaction

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 10:48am

The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local):

Trump takes helicopter tour of scorched California landscape

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 10:28am

President Donald Trump took a helicopter tour Saturday over the Northern California landscape scorched by a killer wildfire. A full cover of haze and the smell of smoke greeted the president upon his arrival at an Air Force base, as did the governor and his successor.

Gov. Otter pardons man convicted of statutory rape as teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 10:00am

Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has granted his fifth pardon during his 12 years in office.

Most Florida counties done with hand recounts in Senate race

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 9:54am

Officials say most of Florida's counties have finished their hand recount in the state's contentious U.S. Senate races.

GOP seeks last-ditch laws in states where its power slipped

David Eggert, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 9:14am

With their grip on power set to loosen come January, Republicans in several states are considering last-ditch laws that would weaken existing or incoming Democratic governors and advance their own conservative agendas.

Rail cars fall from Georgia overpass; no injuries reported

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 9:06am

Rail cars tumbled from an overpass onto a Georgia highway on Saturday, causing an evacuation and traffic headaches in a small town but resulting in no injuries.

23 injured when New York City bus and fire truck collide

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

Police say almost two dozen people were injured when a New York City bus crashed into a fire truck with sirens and lights on responding to an emergency.

Witness who detailed double homicide found shot days later

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:45am

A witness who shared the details of double homicide in a video posted to Facebook was found shot three days later.

Trump visits as California struggles to locate 1,000 people

Sudhin Thanawala, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:30am

President Donald Trump arrived in Northern California on Saturday to see firsthand the grief and devastation from the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century amid confusion over how many people remain unaccounted for.

Judge frees Somali immigrant who was detained 9 months

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:11am

A federal judge has freed a Somali immigrant who was held for nine months in a New Hampshire jail.

New black officers, court officials rethinking US policing

Jay Reeves, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 6:44am

Veteran Alabama law enforcement officer Mark Pettway grew up in a black neighborhood called "Dynamite Hill" because the Ku Klux Klan bombed so many houses there in the 1950s and '60s.

Recount adds to Florida's reputation for bungling elections

Tamara Lush, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 6:02am

Mark Toepfer came to this spit of sand on the Tampa Bay shore to soak up the sun, drink a beer and maybe do a little fishing — not to talk about elections.