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Trial set to begin for ex-Arizona lawmaker in Alaska killing

Becky Bohrer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:33am

A trial is set to begin this week for a former Arizona state lawmaker accused of killing a man on a hunting and fishing trip in Alaska.

Police: Provo man found dead in home after shooting his wife

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:24am

Police in Provo say a man is dead after allegedly shooting his wife three times.

Firefighter who pulled Southwest flight victim back into plane 'felt a calling to help'

Eric Levenson CNN  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:22am

The Texas firefighter who helped pull a passenger back into the plane during a deadly Southwest Airlines emergency spoke emotionally about the tragedy on Thursday.

Prosecutor: Woman who gave teen vodka charged in his death

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:09am

Authorities say an Ohio woman who provided alcohol to a 17-year-old boy whose body was found near her home has been charged with involuntary manslaughter.

Former students recall 1968 protests that shut down Columbia

Karen Matthews, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:07am

Fifty years ago Monday, Columbia University students angry about racism and the Vietnam War began a rebellion that fed a sense the country was in turmoil.

Judge fights for job after admitting to courthouse affair

Alanna Durkin Richer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:03am

Massachusetts' highest court will decide the fate of a judge who admitted to having an affair with a clinical social worker that included sexual encounters at the courthouse.

Crash involving dump truck, vehicles kills 2, injures 3

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 9:26am

Authorities say a crash involving a dump truck and two other vehicles in New Jersey killed two Philadelphia residents and seriously injured three other people.

Michael Brown's mother, attorneys to speak at Harvard panel

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 9:24am

The mother of Michael Brown and the maker of a documentary about his death will be speaking at Harvard University.

4 dead in Nashville Waffle House shooting; suspect sought

Sheila Burke, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 9:17am

A man wearing nothing but a coat stormed a Waffle House restaurant in Tennessee before dawn Sunday and shot four people to death, according to police, who credited a customer with saving lives by wresting a weapon away from the gunman.

Trump wrongly claims NKorea has agreed to 'denuclearization'

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 9:11am

President Donald Trump is wrongly claiming North Korea has agreed to "denuclearization" before his potential meeting with Kim Jong Un.

Police in Tennessee confirm that fourth person has died in shooting at Waffle House restaurant in Nashville

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 7:24am

Police in Tennessee confirm that fourth person has died in shooting at Waffle House restaurant in Nashville.

Nashville police say they are searching for suspect in Waffle House shooting that left 3 dead, 4 injured

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 6:04am

Nashville police say they are searching for suspect in Waffle House shooting that left 3 dead, 4 injured.

Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 3:45am

Syracuse University announced Saturday that it has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire.

The Latest: Barbara Bush buried at presidential library

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 2:13am

The Latest on the funeral and burial of former first lady Barbara Bush (all times local):

Despite denials, lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief

Michael Biesecker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 11:41pm

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt met in his office last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced condo where Pruitt was living.

'CHiPs' TV star Estrada donates police dog to Idaho agency

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 8:55pm

"CHiPs" actor Erik Estrada has donated a drug dog to an east Idaho police agency where he's a reserve police officer.

Police seek attacker in hate-crime NYC subway assault

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 8:49pm

Police are looking for a man wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat and shirt who pushed another man onto New York City subway tracks while shouting anti-Hispanic slurs at him.

After Facebook scrutiny, is Google next?

Ryan Nakashima and Matt O'Brien, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 8:27pm

Facebook has taken the lion's share of scrutiny from Congress and the media about data-handling practices that allow savvy marketers and political agents to target specific audiences, but it's far from alone. YouTube, Google and Twitter also have giant platforms awash in more videos, posts and pages than any set of human eyes could ever check.

The Latest: Romney won't discuss Trump reelection

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 8:15pm

The Latest on the Utah Republican convention (all times local):

Mitt Romney fails to secure GOP nomination for US Senate seat in Utah at convention, must compete in primary

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 7:31pm

Mitt Romney fails to secure GOP nomination for US Senate seat in Utah at convention, must compete in primary.