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WWII plane rescued from boneyard to join D-Day anniversary

Jay Reeves, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 11:19pm

Filled with paratroopers, a U.S. warplane lumbered down an English runway in 1944 to spearhead the World War II D-Day invasion with a message for Adolf Hitler painted in bright yellow across its nose: "That's All, Brother."

'3 strikes' sentencing reform leaves out Washington inmates

Tom James, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 11:14pm

A small group of inmates, disproportionately black, are set to stay in Washington state prisons for life — left out of the latest in a multi-year wave of reforms easing tough-on-crime "three strikes" laws around the U.S.

Mississippi 6-week abortion ban heads to federal court

Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 11:14pm

A federal judge who struck down Mississippi's 15-week abortion ban last year is hearing arguments about a new law that puts the ban even earlier.

Florida school shooting defendant due back in court

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 11:07pm

The defendant charged with killing 17 people in last year's Florida school shooting is due back in court.

Dual hearings on Capitol Hill focus on Trump's Iran policy

Lisa Mascaro, Robert Burns and Susannah George, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 10:39pm

As questions mount over President Donald Trump's tough talk on Iran, top national security officials are heading to Capitol Hill to brief Congress. But skeptical Democrats have asked for a second opinion.

McGahn to skip hearing as Democrats debate next steps

Mary Clare Jalonick and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 10:39pm

House Democrats are facing yet another brazen attempt by President Donald Trump to stonewall their investigations, this time with former White House counsel Donald McGahn defying a subpoena for his testimony on orders from the White House.

'Instincts just took over': Coach describes stopping gunman

Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 9:10pm

Former University of Oregon football star Keanon Lowe said he had just entered a classroom at the Portland high school where he works as a coach and security guard when a student armed with a black shotgun appeared in the doorway.

The Latest: Colorado seniors graduate weeks after attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 7:33pm

The Latest on the commencement ceremony for a suburban Denver school that was attacked two weeks ago. (all times local):

AP FACT CHECK: Trump is overpromising on border wall

Calvin Woodward and Elliot Spagat, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 7:23pm

President Donald Trump is vowing to have 500 miles of border wall built by the 2020 election. There's reason to be strongly skeptical about that.

The Latest: Cohen links Trump's lawyer to false tower date

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 7:09pm

The Latest on the House intelligence committee's transcripts of interviews with President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen (all times local):

Marine Corps Harrier jet crashes in North Carolina

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 6:51pm

Officials say a Marine jet has crashed in a wooded area in North Carolina, but the pilot ejected from the aircraft and was taken to a hospital.

Colorado seniors graduate weeks after fatal attack at school

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 6:37pm

Seniors from a Colorado high school where a student was killed trying to stop a shooting nearly two weeks ago graduated Monday.

Hoover Dam ceremony marks Colorado River drought plan

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:36pm

Federal, state and tribal water managers are marking completion of a long-negotiated plan for 40 million people and vast irrigated farms to share crucial Colorado River water despite ongoing drought in the arid U.S. Southwest.

Prosecutor: Agent called migrants 'savages' before hitting 1

Anita Snow, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:28pm

A Border Patrol agent in Arizona sent texts calling immigrants "savages" and "subhuman" the month before using his patrol vehicle to knock over a Guatemalan man who was trying to flee, prosecutors say.

The Latest: Tennessee governor ready to call special session

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:26pm

The Latest on the scandals involving Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada (all times local):

Trump team to brief Congress on Iran; Dems seek counterpoint

Lisa Mascaro, Robert Burns and Susannah George, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:24pm

As questions mount over President Donald Trump's tough talk on Iran, top national security officials are heading to Capitol Hill to brief Congress. But skeptical Democrats have asked for a second opinion.

Vehicle that may be linked with Idaho Amber Alert found in Arizona

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com and Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted May 20th - 5:22pm

Authorities in Arizona have located a vehicle believed to be involved in an Amber Alert issued out of Idaho Monday afternoon.

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:14pm

Subtropical storm Andrea, the first named storm of the Atlantic season, has formed hundreds of miles (kilometers) southwest of Bermuda.

New York might make it illegal to text while walking

Augusta Anthony, CNN  |  Posted May 20th - 5:13pm

Crossing the street here can be challenging any time, and you might be even less likely to notice that honking cab or zooming bicyclist if you're looking at your phone.

Clinic director: May sue over North Dakota abortion law

Dave Kolpack, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 5:08pm

Abortion rights supporters are considering a lawsuit over a new North Dakota law that would require the clinic to read women a "junk science" script about reversing a medication abortion, according to the director of the state's only abortion clinic.