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Central Idaho county exploring public defense options

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 12:27pm

Blaine County commissioners say they are contemplating establishing an in-house office to provide representation for poor people caught in the criminal justice system.

Sentencing set for man convicted of fatal Wyoming stabbing

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 12:26pm

A sentencing date has been set for a man convicted of killing a woman and stabbing another during a knife attack at a Wyoming hotel.

Man who went on sex trips gets 330 years for child porn

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 12:17pm

A Florida man has been sentenced to 330 years in prison on child pornography charges after authorities say he took sex tourism trips to the Philippines and made and posted videos of sexual encounters he had with young children.

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

Becky Bohrer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 12:11pm

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.

Trump says North Korea agreed to denuclearize. It hasn't.

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 12:09pm

President Donald Trump on Sunday claimed North Korea has agreed to "denuclearization" before his potential meeting with Kim Jong Un. But that's not the case.

White House: No plans by Trump to fire Mueller, Rosenstein

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 11:45am

The White House says President Donald Trump has no intention of firing special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

Another crude video surfaces after fraternity's expulsion

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 11:42am

Syracuse University expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that members say was intended as satire, but the controversy is continuing with the emergence of more video simulating a sexual assault of a disabled person.

3 dead in fire at Maryland group home

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 11:37am

Authorities say three people are dead after a fire at a group home in Maryland.

4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee; suspect sought

Sheila Burke, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 11:21am

A man wearing nothing but a green jacket and brandishing an assault rifle stormed a Waffle House restaurant in Tennessee and shot four people to death before dawn Sunday, according to police, who credited a customer with saving lives by wresting the gunman's weapon away.

A joyful reunion with birth parents leads to incest, murder

Dave Collins and Denise Lavoie, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:34am

What started out as a joyful reunion of a young woman with her birth parents soon turned sour, then shocking, and finally deadly.

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.

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.