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Georgia police officer fatally shot near school

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 4:05pm

A Georgia police officer has been killed after being shot while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 3:59pm

Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect.

Trump says US will pull out of intermediate range nuke pact with Russia

Zeke Miller and Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 2:28pm

President Donald Trump said Saturday he will pull the United States from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty because Russia has violated the agreement, but he provided no details on the violations.

Trump says he will pull US from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia, says Moscow violating it

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 2:10pm

Trump says he will pull US from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia, says Moscow violating it.

Toronto-to-Boston flight diverted to Albany, lands safely

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 1:49pm

Authorities say a Canadian regional airline flight from Toronto to Boston has landed safely in Albany after reporting an air pressure problem in the cabin.

Pizza shop makes 225-mile delivery for cancer patient

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 12:48pm

An employee at Michigan pizza shop that usually doesn't deliver made a big exception for a cancer patient and his wife hundreds of miles away in Indiana.

Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6B, thanks to worsening odds

Scott McFetridge, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 12:26pm

If it seems like lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger.

Detroit police find 63 fetuses in funeral home amid probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 12:09pm

Police removed the remains of 63 fetuses from a Detroit funeral home and regulators shuttered the business amid a widening investigation of alleged improprieties at local funeral homes.

Utah officials: DUI suspected in head-on crash, 6 dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:46am

A truck crossed a highway median in Utah and collided with a pickup truck traveling in the opposite direction, killing all six men in the pickup in an accident authorities suspect may was caused by alcohol and prescription drugs, state troopers said Saturday.

Body found in Texas lake was of woman missing days earlier

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:31am

A body found this past week in a rain-swollen Central Texas lake is that of an Alabama woman who went missing Oct. 8 when floodwaters overwhelmed an RV park, authorities said Saturday.

Warren ancestry highlights how tribes decide membership

Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:13am

Jon Rios traces his ancestry to the Pima people of Arizona, but he has no tribal enrollment card and lives hundreds of miles away in Colorado.

Trump to rally Republican support in Elko, Nevada ahead of midterm elections

Devan Cole, CNN  |  Posted Oct 20th - 11:07am

President Donald Trump is headed to Nevada on Saturday to cap off a three-day tour of Western states in an effort to galvanize voters ahead of next month's midterm elections.

Utah aims to prevent airport travel problems for residents

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:58am

Utah state legislators are set to consider a proposal at a special session next month that would ensure state driver's licenses have a federally required gold star on the front, which would prevent residents from being turned away by airport security in the future.

Workers take dive into deep doo to unclog sewer pumps

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:46am

Divers spent two days deep inside a South Carolina sewer, pulling out huge balls of oily, black used wet wipes and baby wipes that had clogged intake pumps.

The contrasts of Mexico's southern and northern borders

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:24am

Some 3,000 Central American migrants prepared to cross into Mexico from Guatemala on Friday with hopes of eventually arriving to the United States. Busloads of Mexican federal police were gathering in Ciudad Hidalgo and a Mexican military helicopter flew along the river in anticipation.

Idaho music festival promotor files for bankruptcy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 10:22am

The organizer of a rock music festival who sold tickets for the August event that never took place has filed for bankruptcy without reimbursing some ticket holders.

Questions and answers about state of the US-Mexico border

Colleen Long and Elliot Spagat, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 9:55am

Immigration has again become a hot political issue as President Donald Trump portrays the Mexico border in a state of crisis, underscored by dramatic images of a caravan of Central American migrants moving toward the U.S. and dozens of people climbing the border fence in Arizona.

Idaho, environmental group settle mine pollution lawsuit

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 9:02am

An environmental group and Idaho officials have reached a tentative settlement over toxic discharge from an abandoned silver and lead mine in central Idaho near one of the world's top ski destinations.

Lawyer: Man accused of threats to kill senators has dementia

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 20th - 8:30am

A man charged with threatening to kill U.S. senators over Brett Kavanaugh's U.S. Supreme Court confirmation has dementia and isn't dangerous, his lawyer said as the 74-year-old was ordered held without bail.