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Lawyer: No apparent justification for fatal shooting of teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 8:56pm

A 17-year-old boy fatally shot by a police officer in Pennsylvania seconds after he fled a traffic stop did not pose a threat to anyone, a lawyer for the family of the teen said.

The Latest: House immigration overhaul hanging by a thread

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 8:56pm

The Latest on the immigration controversy (all times local):

The Latest: Protesters take to streets after police shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 8:50pm

The Latest on the fatal police shooting of a 17-year-old (all times local):

APNewsBreak: About 500 kids reunited with families since May

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 8:32pm

The Latest on the separation of immigrant children from their parents following President Donald Trump's order allowing them to remain with their parents (all times local):

Administration official tells AP: About 500 children reunited with families after separation at border since May

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 8:22pm

Administration official tells AP: About 500 children reunited with families after separation at border since May.

Sailor killed in Pearl Harbor attack is reburied in Colorado

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 8:08pm

A sailor who was killed in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor was reburied at a Colorado cemetery on Thursday after his previously unknown remains were identified through DNA.

University of Oklahoma president says $1B debt not uncommon

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 8:06pm

The president of the University of Oklahoma says the school's nearly $1 billion debt is large but comparable to similar public universities.

800-pound chunk of USS Arizona heading to Texas war memorial

Audrey McAvoy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 8:05pm

An 800-pound chunk from the USS Arizona battleship that sank during the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor is heading to Texas for display at a war memorial.

99-year-old woman organizes Vermont border policy protest

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 8:03pm

A 99-year-old Vermont woman who turns 100 this weekend has joined in on the protests against the separation of immigrant children from their families at the U.S. border.

Experts: Half of evidence vanished from 1983 racial slaying

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 7:49pm

Half the evidence collected from the scene of the 1983 slaying of a black man has vanished, but witnesses have come forward to say the defendant admitted to the killing just hours after the body was found, experts with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation testified Thursday.

First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 7:28pm

Melania Trump visited with migrant children Thursday during a brief stop at a Texas facility housing some of the youth separated from their parents as her husband's administration prosecutes adults who enter the U.S. illegally from Mexico.

The Latest: First lady calls for immigration legislation

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 7:26pm

The Latest on Melania Trump's visit to a Texas facility housing migrant children (all times local):

Obama, like Trump, grappled with family immigration

Amy Taxin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 7:20pm

The Trump administration isn't the first to grapple with the question of how to handle tens of thousands of immigrant families stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Arizona-to-Hawaii flight returns to airport with gauge issue

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 6:41pm

Authorities say an American Airlines flight from Arizona to Hawaii had to return to the Phoenix airport because of a problem with an exhaust gas temperature gauge.

Washington, other states plan to sue over family separations

Gene Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 6:36pm

Washington, California and at least nine other states are planning to sue the Trump administration over its separation of immigrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border, saying the president's executive order halting the practice is riddled with caveats and fails to reunite parents and children who have already been torn apart.

Gov. Mead signs off on Wyoming's 1st griz hunt in 44 years

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 6:28pm

Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead has signed off on the state's first hunt for grizzly bears in 44 years.

Audit faults University of California sex misconduct process

Sophia Bollag, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 5:50pm

University of California administrators failed to address sexual misconduct complaints in a timely manner and did not discipline faculty swiftly, state auditors said Thursday.

GOP struggles to salvage immigration bill, postpones vote

Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 5:44pm

The House Republican immigration overhaul dangled precariously Thursday, imperiled by stubborn differences between conservative and moderate factions — and by President Donald Trump's running commentary about a bill he only half-heartedly supported and then suggested would never become law.

Uzbek refugee found guilty of supporting terror group

Kathleen Foody, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 5:24pm

Jurors on Thursday found a refugee from Uzbekistan guilty of conspiring to support a terrorist group with $300 he received from a friend and by making plans to join the organization himself.

WWII veteran finally being awarded Purple Heart

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 21st - 5:23pm

A World War II veteran who spent more than a year as a prisoner of war is finally being awarded the Purple Heart.