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Tropical weather system strengthens as it moves toward Gulf

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:13am

Forecasters say a tropical weather system moving toward the Gulf of Mexico is strengthening.

Students hand back in yearbook after racial slur is pictured

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:11am

Students at a coastal Georgia high school are being asked to hand back in their yearbooks after a racial slur made for some bad memories.

Case worker: Mom delayed shooting report, hoped to keep guns

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:06am

A social worker says the Ohio mother of an 8-year-old boy who repeatedly shot his 4-year-old sister delayed reporting it and seeking medical help because she was afraid they would lose the firearms they use to hunt for food.

Police stun-gun lawsuit settled for $6.5 million in Virginia

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:03am

An excessive-force lawsuit filed by a Virginia man set afire by an officer's stun gun after a police chase has been settled for $6.5 million.

Trump welcomes NK 'warm' response to canceled summit

Catherine Lucey and Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:49am

President Donald Trump on Friday welcomed North Korea's statement that it was still willing to meet despite his cancellation of the summit. He called the North's reaction "warm and productive" and expressed hope for "long and enduring prosperity and peace."

Man sues local KFC, alleges he found bone in chicken pot pie

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:47am

A Maine man is suing a local KFC restaurant alleging permanent damages from a piece of bone he says he found in his chicken pot pie.

Teen pleads guilty after Michigan school threat arrest

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:44am

A 15-year-old student who was arrested in March after threatening violence at his school and the discovery of guns, ammunition and pipe bomb materials at his southwestern Michigan home has entered guilty pleas in the case.

The Latest: Trump says NKorea statement on talks 'good news'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:27am

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

Trump says Dems are "rooting against" North Korea talks

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:25am

President Donald Trump is accusing Democrats of "rooting against us in our negotiations with North Korea."

President Trump calls North Korea response to canceled summit 'warm and productive,' expresses hope for peace

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:23am

President Trump calls North Korea response to canceled summit 'warm and productive,' expresses hope for peace .

Hillary Clinton to be honored with medal from Harvard

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:19am

Hillary Clinton is receiving a medal from Harvard University for her leadership and human rights work.

Man critically wounded when gunfire erupts at pre-prom party

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:10am

Philadelphia police say a man fired several shots into a crowd of people attending a pre-prom party at a home, critically wounding another man.

Yacht hosting high school prom crashes into other yacht

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:02am

Police in New Jersey say a yacht hosting a high school senior prom rear-ended another yacht on the Hudson River near Hoboken, and no injuries were reported.

Trump to address US Naval Academy graduation

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:01am

President Donald Trump is set to address the 2018 graduates of the United States Naval Academy.

Hearing for accused Florida school shooter rescheduled

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:55am

A court hearing for the teenager accused of fatally shooting 17 at a Florida high school has been rescheduled.

Stepmother of missing Kansas child booked into jail

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:55am

The stepmother of a 5-year-old Wichita boy whom she reported missing in February was jailed hours after a body was found nearby.

Police officer recovering from stabbing in 'good spirits'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:41am

A deputy police chief in Connecticut says it is too soon to know if an officer injured in a stabbing will be able to return to the force, but she is in "good spirits" as her recovery progresses.

Dems alarmed when WH lawyer shows up at classified briefing

Mary Clare Jalonick and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:34am

Republican and Democratic lawmakers have gotten classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election, a highly unusual series of meetings prompted by partisan allegations that the bureau spied on Donald Trump's campaign.

From snipers to moms: World War II exhibit focuses on women

Sarah Betancourt, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:18am

The terrors of World War II impacted most of the world's women, both on the home and battlefronts.