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Head of prep school rocked by sex abuse cases leaving early

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:52am

The head of an elite New England prep school that's been rocked by years of sexual abuse claims is stepping down a year earlier than planned.

2 NYPD officers, 1 a groom on wedding day, die in crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:48am

Authorities say two off-duty New York Police Department officers have died in a car crash after celebrating at one of the officers' wedding reception.

Trump to DOJ: Investigate whether FBI infiltrated campaign

Jonathan Lemire and Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:46am

President Donald Trump said he will "demand" that the Justice Department investigate whether the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign, an extraordinary order that came hours before his legal team said the special counsel indicated the investigation into the president could be concluded by September.

School shooting victims remembered as sweet, hardworking

Juan Lozano and Sarah Zimmerman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:42am

An outgoing and "really funny" student who blocked the door to try to prevent the gunman from entering the classroom, an exchange student who aspired to work in civil service and a substitute teacher who frequently hosted gatherings were among the 10 people killed at a Texas high school.

UConn president to step down in summer 2019

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:40am

UConn President Susan Herbst has announced she will step down after the 2018-19 academic year.

Border agent questions 2 women for speaking Spanish

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:26am

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent questioned two women for speaking Spanish in line at a gas station in Montana.

Woman in smiling mugshot faces manslaughter in DUI crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:15am

A Florida woman who flashed a big grin in a mugshot following a car crash and DUI arrest now faces a new charge and prison time after a crash victim died.

US issues steep list of demands for nuclear treaty with Iran

Josh Lederman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:14am

The United States on Monday issued a steep list of demands to be included in a nuclear treaty with Iran to replace the deal scuttled by President Donald Trump and threatened "the strongest sanctions in history" if Iran doesn't change course.

The Latest: Moment of silence planned to honor Texas victims

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:08am

The Latest on the Texas school shooting (all times local):

Inmate: No bodies 'I know of' at dig site for missing girls

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:04am

A man convicted in the killing of a teenager, whose reported boasting in prison inspired police to dig in suburban Detroit for the remains of up to seven more girls who have been missing for decades, says he's not aware of any bodies at the site.

Texas school shooting survivors face a 'spiritual war zone'

P. Solomon Banda, Nomaan Merchant, and Paul J. Weber, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:46am

The graduating seniors of a Houston-area high school where 10 people were gunned down last week have had a terrifying insight into the world that awaits them, a district attorney prosecuting the capital murder case said at a ceremony in a packed church sanctuary.

Justices to review Oklahoma's Indian territory murder appeal

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:44am

The Supreme Court will hear Oklahoma's plea to reinstate the murder conviction and death sentence of an American Indian.

Man who stormed Trump resort booked into Florida jail

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:40am

The man who stormed President Donald Trump's Miami-area golf resort last week has been moved from a hospital to a Florida jail.

The Latest: Pompeo offers concessions if Iran makes changes

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:34am

The Latest on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussing strategy on Iran (all times local):

Trump promotes criticism of former CIA director

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:32am

Hours before President Donald Trump is visiting CIA headquarters, he is promoting criticism of former CIA Director John Brennan. Trump is suggesting Brennan is to blame for the Russia probe.

Pregnant woman, dad shot and critically hurt on wedding day

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:28am

Authorities say a street shooting in Philadelphia has left a pregnant woman and her father critically injured on the day she was married.

Bush at Maine summer home alone for first time in 73 years

David Sharp, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:21am

His home on the rocky coast is former President George H.W. Bush's happy place, chock full of sea-sprayed memories of boating, golfing, family and friends.

US Secretary of State Pompeo threatens 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran if its government doesn't change course

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:11am

US Secretary of State Pompeo threatens 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran if its government doesn't change course.

Kentucky troopers shoot, kill man who they say had shotgun

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:07am

Kentucky troopers have shot and killed a man who authorities say confronted them with a shotgun.