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The Latest: LGBT center head says support is 'overwhelming'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 1:01pm

The Latest on gay pride parades nationwide (all times local):

AIDS Delaware urging testing on National HIV Testing Day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 12:51pm

AIDS Delaware is encouraging people to get tested for HIV.

Kenny Chesney calls cop to apologize for saying he had died

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 12:35pm

An officer shot several times near Philadelphia got a call from country singer Kenny Chesney with an apology for announcing at a concert that he had died of his injuries.

Minneapolis area nurses back to work following strike

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 12:20pm

Thousands of nurses returned to work Sunday at five Allina Health hospitals in the Minneapolis area following a seven-day strike mainly over the cost of their health insurance.

Oregon refuge takeover is over, but aftershocks remain

Andrew Selsky, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 12:11pm

Winter and spring have passed since an armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge ended, but its aftershocks are still shaking this high desert region of Oregon, with activists setting up "Camp Freedom" where an occupier was killed and organizing a recall election this week against a top county official.

Person biking for charity killed by car in Iowa

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 12:01pm

The Iowa State Patrol says a bicyclist participating in the third annual "pEDaling for Pancreatic Cancer" fundraiser was killed after being hit by a car.

The Latest: 200 structures now destroyed in California fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:50am

The Latest on wildfires burning in the West (all times local):

Tulane: Med student shot, wounded in Haiti armed robbery

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:41am

A medical student from Tulane who was in Haiti as part of a school program to promote maternal and child health was shot and wounded during an armed robbery, the university said.

At gay pride parades, large crowds and increased security

Verena Dobnik and Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:32am

With a moment of silence followed by the roar of motorcycles, New York City's gay pride parade kicked off Sunday, a celebration of barriers breached and a remembrance of the lives lost in the massacre at a gay nightclub in Orlando.

The Latest: 3 dead, 5 injured in fiery Los Angeles crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:31am

The Latest on a fiery crash in Los Angeles (all times local):

Complaints pile up over university speech regulations

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:21am

Complaints are continuing to pile up after the University of Northern Colorado created a Bias Response Team to deal with behavior deemed to be offensive.

1 killed, 2 injured in Las Vegas shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:21am

Police say a triple shooting left one man dead and two others injured after an altercation at a convenience store.

Browse free or die? New Hampshire library is at privacy fore

Lynne Tuohy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:21am

A small library in New Hampshire sits at the forefront of global efforts to promote privacy and fight government surveillance — to the consternation of law enforcement.

Council considers euthanasia ordinance after dog is shot

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:21am

The Anderson County Council is taking the first step toward making it illegal for owners to euthanize their dogs after a boxer was shot, blinded and left to die.

Authorities: Shark bites boy surfing at Atlantic Beach

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:11am

Authorities say an 11-year-old boy was bitten by a shark as he surfed off the coast of North Carolina.

Hospital: Boston Marathon survivors meet with Pulse patients

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:10am

Hospital officials say survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013 have visited patients injured in the Orlando nightclub shooting.

Washington state man killed in N. Idaho small plane crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 11:01am

Authorities say a Washington state man from Spokane has died in a small plane crash in a remote area of northern Idaho.

House fire leaves child dead, woman in critical condition

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 10:50am

A 4-year-old boy has died and a 28-year-old woman is in critical condition after being trapped in a house fire that likely started after the child was playing with a butane torch.

Washington state man dies in N. Idaho ATV crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 10:41am

A 51-year-old Washington state man has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash in northern Idaho.