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Prosecutors clear Oregon FedEx driver after deadly punch

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 7:11am

Prosecutors say a FedEx driver was justified in punching a Portland, Oregon, man after he yelled racial slurs and tried to hit the driver first.

A look at 3 lives lost in Chicago hospital shooting

Jeff Karoub and Don Babwin, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 6:23am

An emergency room doctor devoted to her community. A pharmacy resident who helped children with a disorder similar to her own. A police officer and father who responded to a shooting without being called.

1 killed in fiery Brooklyn Bridge crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 6:05am

The Fire Department of New York says three vehicles have caught on fire and one person has died following a crash on the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City.

Authorities probe mansion fire where 4 found dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 5:57am

Authorities in New Jersey continue to investigate the scene of a mansion fire believed to have been set intentionally where two adults and two children have been found dead.

2nd woman freed after arrest related to family massacre

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 21st - 5:49am

The second of two women charged with misleading authorities investigating an Ohio family massacre has been released from jail.

The Latest: Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for lower oil prices

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 11:57pm

The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local):

APNewsBreak: Indian Country criminal prosecutions plateau

Mary Hudetz, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 11:24pm

The number of Indian Country crimes that the U.S. Justice Department decided to prosecute has not shown significant change in recent years, despite programs and attempts to boost both public safety and prosecutions of sexual assaults and other crimes on reservations, according to federal figures Wednesday.

Family says slain 14-year-old was 8 months pregnant

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 11:21pm

Family of a slain 14-year-old girl say the girl was 8 months pregnant and babysitting her sister's children when she was shot and killed this week.

Rains could help firefight but complicate search for remains

Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 11:14pm

Rain in the forecast starting Wednesday could aid crews fighting California's deadly wildfires while raising the risk of flash floods and complicating efforts to recover remains of those killed.

Utah man accused of trying to kill infant daughter convicted

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 11:07pm

A Springville man accused of trying to kill his 4-month-old daughter by throwing her on a concrete floor and against a wall has been convicted.

Former Navajo Nation employee given jail time for forgery

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:55pm

A former community service coordinator in Twin Lakes on the Navajo Nation has been sentenced to jail for forgery.

Trump says he plans to make his first visit to a war zone

Zeke Miller and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:27pm

President Donald Trump frequently credits himself with accomplishing more for the military and veterans than any other president in recent memory. But he has yet to embark on what has long been a traditional presidential pilgrimage important to the military: a visit to troops deployed in a war zone.

Trump thanks Saudis after defying calls to punish prince

Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:23pm

President Donald Trump on Wednesday publicly thanked Saudi Arabia for plunging oil prices amid criticism over his decision not to further punish the kingdom for the killing of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi.

Trump kicks off Palm Beach social season at Mar-a-Lago

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:19pm

President Donald Trump is back in his comfort zone at the "winter White House": Mar-a-Lago, where women in furs and men in diamond jewelry and monogrammed slippers mingle with Sylvester Stallone and Fabio at New Year's Eve celebrations and Don King rubs elbows with Cabinet members, could-be ambassadors and the "MyPillow" guy at dinner.

Trump team turns over written answers to Mueller's questions

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:09pm

President Donald Trump has provided the special counsel with written answers to questions about his knowledge of Russian interference in the 2016 election, his lawyers said Tuesday, avoiding at least for now a potentially risky sit-down with prosecutors. It's the first time he has directly cooperated with the long investigation.

Congress to probe Ivanka Trump's private email use in WH

Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 8:46pm

Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill will be scrutinizing Ivanka Trump's personal email use in the White House in light of new revelations that she sent hundreds of messages about government business from that account last year.

Mistrial declared in case of slain NYC runner Karina Vetrano

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 8:45pm

The trial of a man accused of killing a woman who was sexually attacked while running near her family's New York City home ended in a hung jury late Tuesday.

The Latest: Testimony in El Chapo trial is disputed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 8:25pm

The Latest on the New York trial of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman (all times local):

State report: Remains of 2 more found, bringing Northern California wildfire death toll to 81.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 20th - 7:56pm

State report: Remains of 2 more found, bringing Northern California wildfire death toll to 81.