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Trump holding a campaign rally in West Virginia Saturday

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 9:16pm

President Donald Trump is holding a campaign rally in West Virginia on Saturday.

High school journalists stand up to censorship and win

Lisa Rathke, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 9:08pm

Armed with a new Vermont law that protects student journalists, four high school editors have stood up to censorship and won, prompting their school to revamp its media policy.

UMass fraternity charged after student got alcohol poisoning

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 8:03pm

A fraternity at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has been indicted about a year after a student suffered alcohol poisoning.

Idaho prison officials send more inmates out of state

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 6:35pm

Idaho Department of Correction officials say they have moved another 150 inmates to a prison in Texas because there aren't enough prison beds in Idaho.

Zion National Park reopens flood-damaged Angels Landing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 6:11pm

Zion National Park has reopened the trail to one of its most popular hiking destinations for the first time since flood waters ravaged the southwestern Utah canyon in July.

Baltimore police: Suspect dead, officer wounded in shootout

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 6:01pm

A shootout between a man in a violence-prone Baltimore district and a police officer taking part in a crime suppression initiative has left the officer wounded and the suspect dead Sunday evening, Baltimore's interim police chief said.

Tackling climate change to be key talking point at UN summit

Frank Jordans, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 4:50pm

With global temperatures rising, superstorms taking their deadly toll and a year-end deadline to firm up the Paris climate deal, leaders at this year's U.N. General Assembly are feeling a sense of urgency to keep up the momentum on combating climate change.

Utah regents seek college advisors for all high schools

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:47pm

The Utah State Board of Regents wants to place college access advisors in every public high school in the state by 2022.

Virginia school district's bid to arm teachers rejected

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:44pm

A state agency has rejected an application from a rural Virginia school district that voted to arm teachers and other employees as protection against a school shooting.

Montana proposes closing area outside Yellowstone to bison hunting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:33pm

Montana wildlife officials want to prohibit state hunters from shooting bison in an area bordering Yellowstone National Park where dozens of hunters can congregate for the chance at an easy kill.

Boston officer shot, 3 suspects taken into custody

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:11pm

A Boston police officer who was part of a team on a regular patrol was shot Sunday in the city's South End, but did not suffer life-threatening injuries.

Military vehicle goes over cliff in Washington state, 4 hurt

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 2:42pm

Authorities say four people were hospitalized after an armored vehicle went over a 25-foot cliff during a military exercise in central Washington state.

Massachusetts man to be awarded Congressional Gold Medal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 2:27pm

More than 70 years after the end of World War II, a Massachusetts man is being awarded a Congressional Gold Medal.

Idaho inmate from Newdale work camp back in custody

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:52pm

The Idaho Department of Corrections says an inmate who walked away from a Newdale work camp is back in custody.

Passenger airlifted from cruise ship off Nantucket island

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:38pm

A passenger suffering a possible stroke aboard a cruise ship had to be evacuated by helicopter off Nantucket.

Idaho newspaper publisher attacked in anonymous robocalls

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:37pm

The publisher of a northern Idaho weekly newspaper is being attacked in anonymous robocalls.

'House With a Clock in Its Walls' ticks to No. 1 in theaters

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:25pm

The gothic family fantasy "The House With a Clock in Its Walls" exceeded expectations to debut with an estimated $26.9 million in ticket sales at the weekend box office, while audiences showed considerably less interest in Michael Moore's Donald Trump-themed documentary, "Fahrenheit 11/9," than his George W. Bush-era one.

Amid furor, Trump pushes pause on deciding Rosenstein's fate

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 12:57pm

As Air Force One streaked across the desert sky and Las Vegas faded in the distance, President Donald Trump began seeking opinions.

As Senate hearing set for Kavanaugh, new accuser emerges

Lisa Mascaro and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 12:33pm

Just as negotiators reached agreement on an extraordinary hearing for Brett Kavanaugh and his accuser, a second allegation of sexual misconduct by the Supreme Court nominee put the White House and Senate Republicans on the defensive and fueled calls from Democrats to postpone further action on his confirmation.