Chad Day, Tom Lobianco and Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 10:34pm
Rick Gates' guilty plea to federal conspiracy and false-statements charges turns him from defendant to cooperating witness in the special counsel's probe of President Donald Trump's election campaign and Russia's interference.
Darlene Superville, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 9:38pm
President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull put their "mateship" on full display Friday at the White House as they took turns praising each other's approaches on immigration and taxes.
Brendan Farrington, Gary Fineout and Curt Anderson, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 8:36pm
Florida's governor announced plans Friday to put more armed guards in schools and to make it harder for young adults and some with mental illness to buy guns, responding to days of intense lobbying from survivors of last week's shooting at a Florida high school.
Sadie Gurman, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 8:19pm
A woman close to the man charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school warned the FBI in chilling detail that he had a growing collection of guns and a temper so uncontrollable she worried about him "getting into a school and just shooting the place up."
Kim Chandler, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 7:52pm
Execution team members stuck an inmate repeatedly in the lower legs, ankles and groin in effort to find a usable vein before the state called off the lethal injection, according to a Friday court filing by the inmate's lawyer.
Elliot Spagat, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 7:28pm
The head of the federal agency that grants citizenship and immigration benefits said Friday that he had a message for anyone who considers his new mission statement anti-immigrant: "A thousand times no."
Brian Melley, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 7:26pm
A real estate developer was charged Friday with making nearly $200,000 in illegal campaign contributions to committees that supported Mayor Eric Garcetti and seven other Los Angeles politicians while seeking approval to build a massive apartment complex.
Ken Ritter, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 7:18pm
A lawyer seeking a court order to enforce a Nevada gun buyer screening law that has not been enacted despite voter approval in November 2016 blamed the state's Republican governor and attorney general on Friday for stalling the law.