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Police promise Vegas shooting dispatch logs, officer reports

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 10:24am

Police in Las Vegas promised to release dispatch logs and additional officer reports on Wednesday, providing more witness accounts of the chaos, carnage and compassion during the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

Alaska man pleads guilty in Florida airport shooting

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 10:20am

An Alaska man pleaded guilty Wednesday in exchange for a life prison sentence in the Florida airport shooting that killed five people and wounded six, blaming his rampage on severe mental illness a psychologist said is now under control.

Air Force trainer jet crashes in Mississippi; 2 eject safely

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 10:16am

A U.S. Air Force training jet crashed Wednesday in northeast Mississippi with both pilots ejecting safely.

US disinvites China from multinational military exercise

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 10:14am

The Pentagon says it has disinvited China from a multinational military exercise to be held this summer in the Pacific.

On Long Island, Trump to speak on immigration, gang violence

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 10:12am

President Donald Trump will hold a roundtable discussion on Long Island on illegal immigration and gang violence that the White House is calling a "national call to action for legislative policy changes."

Marijuana delivery made to wrong car, Ohio man arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 10:11am

Police say a man who delivered a bag of marijuana to the wrong car in a northern Ohio store parking lot faces drug trafficking charges.

Senate bill overhauls handling of sex harassment complaints

Juliet Linderman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 10:10am

Senate negotiators on Wednesday released a bipartisan bill to overhaul the system for handling sexual harassment complaints on Capitol Hill.

The Latest: Teachers return to work at school shooting site

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 10:00am

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NTSB: Florida bridge collapse probe focusing on cracks

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:58am

Federal investigators looking into the collapse of a pedestrian bridge in Florida that killed six people have confirmed they are focusing in part on the emergence of cracks in the structure before the accident.

FBI raids house, storage unit of former Ohio House speaker

Julie Carr Smyth, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:58am

Federal agents searched former Republican Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger's southwest Ohio home and a nearby storage unit Wednesday, apparently part of an investigation into the money behind his international travel and lavish lifestyle while serving as one of the state's most powerful politicians.

Pompeo 'very hopeful' N. Korea talks will still take place

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:56am

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday he was "very hopeful" that the U.S.-North Korean nuclear summit would take place as planned next month, although he laid the meeting's fate squarely on Kim Jong Un.

Families of Sandy Hook victims sue Infowars' Alex Jones

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:55am

Right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is facing another defamation lawsuit by families of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre for claiming the shooting was a hoax.

2 brothers rescued after being stranded overnight on hike

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:42am

Officials say they rescued two Cedar Hills brothers near Timpooneke trailhead near Provo after they got stranded overnight on a hike.

The Latest: Trump to discuss immigration 'loopholes' in NY

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:40am

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Prosecutors outline model guidelines for police body cameras

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:36am

Pennsylvania police using body cameras on the job should keep them on to record the entire incident under nonbinding guidelines just released by the Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association .

Alaska man pleads guilty in Florida airport shooting that killed five people, agrees to life sentence

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:36am

Alaska man pleads guilty in Florida airport shooting that killed five people, agrees to life sentence.

The Latest: Pompeo hopeful N. Korea talks will take place

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:24am

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Missouri lieutenant governor 'ready' if needed

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:20am

Missouri Lt. Gov. Mike Parson says he will be ready to step up if Gov. Eric Greitens is removed from office because of misconduct allegations.

Latest: Prominent attorneys to represent teen suspect

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:06am

The Latest on the killing of a Maryland police officer (all times local):