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7-year-old, father shot while waiting for bus in Virginia

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 6:30am

Officials say a 7-year-old boy and his father were shot while waiting at a bus stop in Virginia's capital city.

Second person dies from Alabama car dealership fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 6:22am

A second person has died as a result of a flash fire at a car dealership in Alabama.

Pennsylvania flash flood takes man's life; rail cars derail

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 6:00am

Flash flooding in western Pennsylvania has claimed the life of a man and apparently derailed some rail cars.

Police: Ex-doctor who ran pill mill shot in home invasion

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 5:50am

Police say a former doctor and Ohio University trustee who pleaded guilty to charges of tax evasion and running a pill mill in Columbus has been shot in an apparent home invasion.

Police: Man faces charges after stealing more than 500 signs

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 5:45am

An Ohio man is facing charges after police say he stole more than 500 signs, claiming they were an eyesore and a distraction to drivers.

Woman accused of killing 6 children in fire to be re-tried

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 5:45am

A woman accused of intentionally setting a fire that killed six of her children more than two decades ago is going on trial in Maryland for a second time.

21 dogs, 5 animal carcasses found in now-condemned NY house

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 5:24am

Police in New York's Rockland County have found 21 huskies and five animal carcasses that were presumed to be dogs in what authorities say were "squalid conditions" at a home that smelled of dead animals.

Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

Erik Schelzig and Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 5:13am

Forecasters expect remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy to drench parts of Tennessee, Kentucky and West Virginia Friday afternoon and evening, bringing heavy rainfall, possible flash flooding and higher river and lake levels through the weekend.

The Latest: Trump says he's told 'a straight story' on Comey

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 5:13am

The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):

FBI: Search for visiting Chinese scholar is agency priority

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 4:50am

The FBI says the search for a visiting Chinese scholar missing from the University of Illinois is a national priority for the agency.

Officials to discuss condition of officer stabbed at airport

Rob Gillies and Ed White, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 3:41am

The Canadian man charged with stabbing a police officer at the Flint airport in a possible act of terrorism was a part-time caretaker at the Montreal apartment building where he lived and had once studied to sell insurance, a landlord and an insurance company spokesman said.

Trump and Saudi king rely on 30-something son, son-in-law

Aya Batrawy and Vivian Salama, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 2:33am

Half a world apart, in a theocratic monarchy and a democracy, a king and a president are relying on their 30-something son and son-in-law to help consolidate power and push their policies.

US mayors conference focuses on immigration, climate change

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 1:53am

More than 250 U.S. mayors are meeting in Florida at a time when many cities are pushing back against Trump administration policies on climate change and immigration.

Deputies firing on charging dog hit, kill teen boy

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 1:37am

When a dog that had already bit one of them charged a group of deputies, two of them opened fire. Authorities say they did not see the teenage boy standing some 30 feet (10 meters) behind, who was struck down by a bullet that apparently bounced on the concrete and hit him in the chest.

The Latest: Trump says Comey-Mueller friendship 'bothersome'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 1:37am

The Latest on President Donald Trump's claim that there are no recordings of his private conversations with fired FBI director James Comey (all times EDT):

Police: Video shows only Lyles entering home before shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 1:26am

Surveillance video released Thursday from the hallway outside Charleena Lyles' apartment shows that no one other than her entered in the 24 hours before Sunday's police shooting that left the pregnant mother dead, Seattle police said.

Police: Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanized

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 12:30am

Police say a pit bull that mauled two young children in Pennsylvania as they sat helplessly strapped into their car seats is being euthanized next week.

Timeline of events surrounding Michigan airport stabbing

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 11:12pm

A Canadian man has been charged in the stabbing of a Michigan airport police officer, and authorities are investigating the attack as a possible terrorist act.

At pride events, protests claim prejudice, exclusion

Deepti Hajela, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 10:43pm

Gay pride marches in New York City, San Francisco and in between this weekend will have plenty of participants — and also protests directed at them from other members of the LGBT community, speaking out against what they see as increasingly corporate pride celebrations that prioritize the experiences of gay white men and ignore the issues continuing to face black and brown LGBT people.