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11 years for soldier who pleaded guilty to chemical weapon

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:55am

A federal judge has sentenced a soldier to more than 11 years in prison for making bombs that released chlorine gas and injured two Army investigators near a base in Louisiana.

States blast plan to overhaul endangered species protection

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:54am

Ten states are demanding the Trump administration abandon a proposed overhaul of the Endangered Species Act.

Milwaukee GOP group removes tweet mocking Justice Ginsburg

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:38am

The Milwaukee County GOP deleted a tweet Tuesday that mocks Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by suggesting President Abraham Lincoln groped her.

North Dakota woman says she never "explicitly" told ex-boyfriend of plan to kill pregnant friend, cut baby from her womb

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:26am

North Dakota woman says she never "explicitly" told ex-boyfriend of plan to kill pregnant friend, cut baby from her womb.

The Latest: Speech pathologist: Victim couldn't talk clearly

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:05am

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ACLU sues New Hampshire police force over immigration policy

Michael Casey, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:03am

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against a New Hampshire city for allegedly detaining a Jordanian man on immigration violations after he helped authorities nab a suspect in another case.

Watchdog: MDs with convictions hired to examine immigrants

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:03am

One physician appointed to examine immigrants was convicted of solicitation of capital murder because he tried to hire a hit man to kill a dissatisfied patient in Houston. Another had a history of sexual misconduct and exploitation of female patients. And a third was disciplined for allowing her staff to dilute vaccines.

Authorities: Son drowns in tub while father plays video game

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:03am

Authorities say an Alabama man arrested in the suspected drowning death of his infant son told investigators he placed the child in a tub of running water and forgot about the baby while playing a video game.

Idaho authorities euthanize cougar wandering near day care

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:01am

Coeur d'Alene authorities say they euthanized a male cougar that was wandering across a parking lot near a day care center.

Idaho deputy who was shot on duty is released from hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:59am

Idaho officials say a sheriff's deputy who was shot while confronting a suspect late last week has been released from the hospital.

Baltimore officer who hit passenger avoids prison, keeps job

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:48am

A Baltimore police officer convicted of hitting a man in the face during a 2016 traffic stop has avoided prison time.

Michael Kors ups the glamour, buys Versace for $2 billion

Anne D'Innocenzio and Michelle Chapman, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:46am

Michael Kors is buying the Italian fashion house Versace in a deal worth more than $2 billion (1.83 billion euros), continuing its hard charge into the world of high-end fashion.

Man sentenced to 1 day a year for 10 years in fatal crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:45am

A Florida man faced up to 27 years in prison for a fatal car crash, but instead he's been sentenced to just 10 days — with one day to be served on each of the next 10 anniversaries of the crash.

Man gets sex offender probation in nanny video case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:44am

A former CNBC television director has been sentenced to five years' probation for spying on his family's nanny with a hidden camera in his suburban New York home.

Couple get probation in Christmas pot presents case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:40am

A California couple who said the marijuana they were hauling through Nebraska was intended for Christmas gifts have been given probation and conditional jail time.

Biker gang's second-in-command sentenced to 2 life terms

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:35am

A federal judge has sentenced a former leader of the notorious Bandidos biker gang to two consecutive life terms and another 20 years in prison for directing a violent racketeering and drug trafficking enterprise.

AP NewsAlert

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:32am

Owner of firm selling blueprints to make untraceable 3-D printed guns resigns amid charges of sex with underage girl.

Orrin Hatch among musical senators pushing bill to help songwriters

Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:31am

A bill that would change the way songwriters in the music industry are paid in the digital age is in the final stretches of becoming law.

Family of teen killed by target shooter have let go of anger

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:17am

An uncle of a 14-year-old killed in an accidental shooting by nearby target shooters says the family has let go of their anger over the tragedy.