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Deputies: Remains of missing Georgia teacher found

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:51am

Deputies say human remains found along a highway in Georgia have been identified as those of a high school teacher reported missing three years ago.

Deputies shot through restaurant window; sheriff blames hate

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:31am

Authorities say two Florida sheriff's deputies were shot dead through the window of a Chinese restaurant by a man who then killed himself.

In Comey memos, Trump talks of jailed journalists, 'hookers'

Mary Clare Jalonick, Eric Tucker and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:08am

In a series of startlingly candid conversations, President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment of a top adviser, asked about the possibility of jailing journalists and described a boast from Vladimir Putin about Russian prostitutes, according to Comey's notes of the talks obtained by The Associated Press on Thursday night.

Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other ills

Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:04am

On a hot summer day in 1978, as her husband mulled his first presidential run, Barbara Bush headed to Houston's leafy Memorial Park for a jog while she thought about what issues she'd like to focus on should she become first lady.

Maryland governor honors deputy who fired at school shooter

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 5:55am

A school resource officer who fired at a student gunman in Maryland is receiving more honors.

Trump says midterms are "choice" for country on taxes

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 5:51am

President Donald Trump says the November elections are "a choice" for the country between Republicans who want to protect their signature tax cut law and Democrats who he says "want to end them and raise your taxes substantially."

Alabama mail-bomber the oldest executed in US modern times

Kim Chandler, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 5:26am

An Alabama man convicted of sending mail bombs during a wave of Southern terror has been executed for killing a federal judge, becoming the oldest prisoner put to death in the U.S. in modern times.

Woman suspected in Minnesota, Florida deaths caught in Texas

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 5:12am

A woman who investigators believe killed her husband in Minnesota then fled to Florida where she used the same gun to slay her doppelganger with the intention of assuming her identity has been captured at a South Texas resort.

The Latest: Trump defends Flynn after release of Comey memos

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 4:59am

The Latest on former FBI Director James Comey's memos (all times local):

Small plane crashes in Pennsylvania, killing 2 people

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 3:59am

A small plane has crashed in central Pennsylvania, killing two people.

Arizona teachers vote for statewide walkout to protest pay

Melissa Daniels, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 12:44am

Arizona teachers have voted to walk off the job to demand increased school funding, marking a key step toward a first-ever statewide strike that builds on a movement for higher pay in other Republican-dominant states.

Columbine, Parkland students unite for voter registration

Colleen Slevin and Kelli Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 12:04am

A planned national high school walkout for gun control on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine shooting Friday won't include student protests at the Colorado school that changed the way the nation viewed shootings.

Public viewing of former first lady Barbara Bush to begin

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 11:44pm

As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady at a viewing.

Arizona teachers vote for statewide walkout

Melissa Daniels, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 11:34pm

Arizona teachers have voted to walk off the job to demand increased school funding, marking a key step toward a first-ever statewide strike that builds on a movement for higher pay in other Republican-dominant states.

Idaho GOP candidates face off in state treasurer debate

Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 11:27pm

Three Republican candidates vying to become Idaho's next state treasurer traded barbs and defended their backgrounds Thursday during their first and only televised debate.

Fired FBI deputy chief Andrew McCabe faces criminal referral

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 11:18pm

The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral about fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe to federal prosecutors in Washington, his lawyer said Thursday.

Trump legal team in Russia probe gets Rudy Giuliani

Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 10:58pm

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, an outspoken supporter of Donald Trump since the early days of his campaign, is joining the team of lawyers representing the president in the special counsel's Russia investigation.

The Latest: Arizona House Democrats support walkout vote

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 10:58pm

The Latest on Arizona teachers protesting for higher pay and increased school funding (all times local):

Minnesota woman suspected of killing 2 captured in Texas

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 10:44pm

A woman suspected of killing her husband in Minnesota and a woman in Florida was captured Thursday night at a South Texas resort.