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Colorado police to search landfill for missing mom's remains

Kathleen Foody, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:22pm

Colorado police plan to search a landfill for the remains of a woman whose fiance is charged with murdering the mother of his 1-year-old child.

Lawsuit targets Facebook, hotel over teen's sex trafficking

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:22pm

A Nashville lawsuit claims a teenage sex trafficking survivor was the victim of "quests for profits" by Facebook and a hotel chain.

Trump picks Craft as nominee for UN post

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:16pm

President Donald Trump has picked Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as his nominee to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.

Trump announces US Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft is his new choice for UN envoy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 4:08pm

Trump announces US Ambassador to Canada Kelly Craft is his new choice for UN envoy.

Proposed project seeks to recognize Boston's slavery ties

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:55pm

Boston is taking a step toward recognizing the role slavery played at one of its most visited landmarks.

No criminal charges in fatal shooting by Illinois officer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:28pm

A suburban Chicago police officer will not be charged in the fatal shooting of a woman armed with a knife along an interstate.

Canyon County to consider ditching "English only" rule

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:16pm

Canyon County Commissioners have known for six years that a resolution banning county communication was "constitutionally infirm," records show.

State lawmaker calls for Georgia speaker Ralston to resign

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:14pm

A Georgia lawmaker is trying to oust the state House speaker following reports the powerful Republican repeatedly used his position to delay court proceedings for criminal defendants who are clients of his law practice.

The Latest: NYC prosecutors reportedly eyeing Manafort case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 3:02pm

The Latest on the investigations involving President Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort (all times local):

Black woman replacing Alabama editor who endorsed KKK

Jay Reeves, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:58pm

A white Alabama newspaper editor who advocated for the revival of the Ku Klux Klan is turning over control of the small weekly to a black woman.

Utah man accused of assaulting pregnant girlfriend

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:46pm

Police say an 18-year-old Utah man is accused of punching and kicking his pregnant girlfriend in the stomach, aiming to cause a miscarriage.

Arizona marshal faces backlash over dustup with kid reporter

Terry Tang, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:12pm

A confrontation between an intrepid 12-year-old reporter and an Arizona marshal has ignited a debate about press freedom, with social media mostly branding one brave and the other a bully.

Trump gets briefing on lieutenant accused of having hit list

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 2:04pm

President Donald Trump says he is getting a "complete briefing" on a Coast Guard officer accused of stockpiling guns and compiling a hit list of prominent Democrats and network TV journalists.

Mother arrested for posting video of Louisiana school fight

Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 1:59pm

A woman who posted her son's video recording of a high school fight was arrested and jailed under a little-known Louisiana law outlawing the posting of some types of crime videos.

The Latest: Trump again denies collusion as report nears

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 1:46pm

The Latest on the special counsel's Russia investigation (all times local):

The Latest: Trump vows veto if border resolution passed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 1:42pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision to declare a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border to get financing of a wall on that border (all times local):

Deal near in civil rights lawsuits over prison mail policy

Mark Scolforo, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 1:38pm

Pennsylvania prison officials said Friday they were close to settling two federal lawsuits over how the system processes mail sent to inmates by their lawyers.

AP source: Mueller report not expected next week

Michael Balsamo and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 1:37pm

Special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation is not expected to be delivered to the Justice Department next week, a senior department official told The Associated Press on Friday.

Giraffe dies in accident at Kansas City Zoo barn

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 1:31pm

Kansas City Zoo officials say an adult male giraffe died after suffering a spinal cord injury in a zoo barn.