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Police: Woman arrested after topless road rage attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 6:10am

Police say a Massachusetts motorist has been arrested after getting out of her sport utility vehicle, removing her shirt and charging topless while holding a knife toward another motorist.

Police in east Arkansas shoot teen outside youth shelter

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 6:00am

Authorities are investigating after police shot and critically wounded a 16-year-old boy outside of an emergency shelter for juveniles in eastern Arkansas.

Morrisey urges US Supreme Court to overturn gun ruling

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 5:16am

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, joined by four other states, has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn an appeals court ruling they say infringes on gun rights.

Widow of slain NYPD detective gives birth to their daughter

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 5:16am

The widow of a slain New York City detective has given birth to their child more than two years after his death.

Police: Woman hears footsteps, learns man living in attic

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 5:00am

A woman in Virginia who heard noises in her home in the middle of the night soon learned that a man was living in her attic.

Stolen tortoise found and returned to animal shelter

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 4:45am

New York City police have found a rare tortoise that was stolen from an animal shelter.

Ohio execution of condemned man set; 1st in over 3 years

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 4:05am

Ohio is preparing to put a condemned child killer to death in the state's first execution in more than three years.

Annual Chincoteague pony swim set for Wednesday

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 3:44am

The 92 annual Chincoteague pony penning is set for Wednesday.

Senate Judiciary Committee withdraws subpoena for Manafort

Chad Day and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 2:50am

President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman will not be testifying Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee, as originally scheduled, after the committee rescinded its subpoena.

Parents, former Scouts alarmed by Trump's speech at jamboree

John Raby and Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 2:30am

No knot-tying demonstrations. No wood-carving advice. President Donald Trump went straight to starting a fire in a speech at a national Boy Scout gathering.

House punishes Russia, blocks Trump from waiving penalties

Richard Lardner, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 2:15am

Eager to punish Russia for meddling in the 2016 election, the House has overwhelmingly backed a new package of sanctions against Moscow that prohibits President Donald Trump from waiving the penalties without first getting permission from Congress.

Dad: Ex-Marine killed in Syria 'had a mission' in IS battle

Mike Schneider, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 2:00am

A former Marine believed so strongly in the war against the Islamic State group that he secretly traveled to Syria, where he was killed this month while fighting for a Kurdish militia group.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's tweets about Clinton, Sessions, FBI

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 1:54am

In invoking Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, and complaining that his own attorney general is not holding her accountable, President Donald Trump rehashed concerns that have preoccupied him since the campaign last year.

Trump says 'time will tell' fate of attorney general

Jonathan Lemire and Sadie Gurman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 1:31am

President Donald Trump has cranked up the heat on Attorney General Jeff Sessions, scorning him as "very weak" and refusing to say whether he'll fire the nation's top law enforcement officer and his onetime political ally. It was an extraordinary public rebuke, and even fellow Republicans pushed back forcefully.

Authorities warn virtual kidnapping scams are on the rise

Robert Jablon, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 26th - 12:56am

The caller who rang Valerie Sobel's cellphone had a horrifying message: "We have Simone's finger. Do you want to see the rest of her in a body bag?"

US Rep: Truck passed checkpoint 2 hours before discovery

Frank Bajak, Nomaan Merchant and Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 11:31pm

Investigators believe a truck driver accused in the deaths of 10 people found inside a packed, sweltering tractor-trailer is just one member of a larger organization involved in human smuggling that they are looking to identify and dismantle, a U.S. immigration official said.

Sister: Teen driver in fatal California crash not at fault

Scott Smith, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 11:11pm

A 14-year-old survivor of a deadly car crash in California that was livestreamed on Instagram said she isn't mad at anyone and doesn't blame the driver.

The Latest: Sister of teen driver says crash not her fault

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 11:08pm

The Latest on a fatal car accident in California that was livestreamed on Instagram (all times local):

Trump: Nation closer to liberation from 'Obamacare'

Vivian Salama, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 11:01pm

Celebrating a slim but symbolic health-care win in Washington, President Donald Trump told supporters in Ohio on Tuesday night that the nation was one step closer to liberation from the "Obamacare nightmare."