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The Latest: Off-duty deputy shot by Colorado officer dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 7:27pm

The Latest on an off-duty sheriff's deputy who was shot by a police officer following a car chase (all times local):

Mueller disputes accuracy of BuzzFeed report on Trump, Cohen

Mary Clare Jalonick and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 6:29pm

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office on Friday issued a rare public statement disputing the accuracy of BuzzFeed News' report that said President Donald Trump's former attorney told Mueller that the president directed him to lie to Congress.

The Latest: Another migrant group smuggled to New Mexico

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 6:11pm

The Latest on groups of immigrants apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border (all times local):

Officer who shot black teen sentenced to nearly 7 years

Don Babwin and Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:44pm

The white Chicago officer who gunned down a black teenager in 2014 was sentenced Friday to nearly seven years in prison, ending an explosive case that arose from one of the nation's most graphic dashcam videos and added fuel to debates about race and policing and law enforcement's "code of silence."

Video shows Arizona officer opening fire as teen runs away

Anita Snow, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:29pm

A suburban Phoenix police officer investigating a car break-in shot and killed the 14-year-old suspect as the boy ran away, according to video released Friday.

A timeline of the Chicago police shooting of Laquan McDonald

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:15pm

Cook County Judge Vincent Gaughan sentenced former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke on Friday to six years and nine months in prison in the 2014 shooting death of black teenager Laquan McDonald.

Sen. King treating prostate cancer again, won't affect work

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:12pm

Sen. Angus King of Maine says he is resuming treatment for prostate cancer, but the radiation therapy won't affect his work.

Romney backs Trump in shutdown showdown, questions Pelosi

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:07pm

U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah said Friday he supports President Donald Trump's push for a border wall that has led to a government shutdown and questioned why Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi won't agree to "another few miles" of barriers on the U.S.-Mexico border.

Cases in which police officers were charged in shootings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:45pm

A former Chicago police officer was sentenced Friday to nearly seven years in prison for the shooting death of a black teenager, Laquan McDonald. Here's a look at that and other cases in recent years in which officers were charged in the fatal shootings of black people:

Low-flying military plane startles downtown Nashville

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:41pm

A huge military airplane buzzed low over downtown Nashville on Friday, startling the city and its workers in high-rise buildings downtown.

Trump, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to hold 2nd summit

Matthew Lee and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:41pm

President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to broker a deal to coax the North to give up its nuclear weapons, the White House announced Friday.

Suburban Chicago officer who fatally shot bouncer identified

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:34pm

A suburban Chicago police chief has identified the officer who fatally shot a security guard outside the bar where he worked.

Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke sentenced to nearly 7 years in prison for killing black teenager Laquan McDonald

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:32pm

Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke sentenced to nearly 7 years in prison for killing black teenager Laquan McDonald.

Police: 4 boys charged with kidnapping, raping girl

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:31pm

Four boys ranging in age from 12 to 14 have been charged with kidnapping and raping a girl in Delaware last month.

The Latest: Georgia woman among 20 killed in Syrian bombing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:19pm

The Latest on suicide bombing attack in Syria (all times local):

Ex-Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke says at sentencing: "The last thing I wanted to do was shoot Laquan McDonald"

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:14pm

Ex-Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke says at sentencing: "The last thing I wanted to do was shoot Laquan McDonald"

The Latest: Police chief calls 14-year-old's death 'tragic'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:01pm

The Latest on the police shooting of a 14-year-old burglary suspect in Arizona (all times local):

Trump says he will make a 'major announcement' on Saturday afternoon about the government shutdown and border security

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 3:57pm

Trump says he will make a 'major announcement' on Saturday afternoon about the government shutdown and border security.

Trump invited to North Carolina to give State of the Union

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 3:51pm

The speaker of the North Carolina House has invited President Donald Trump to the state's legislature to deliver the State of the Union address.