Robert Burns, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 2:14am
The United States is deepening its involvement in the war against the Islamic State group after an unprecedented American airlift of Arab and Kurdish fighters to the front lines in northern Syria, supported by the first use of U.S. attack helicopters and artillery in the country.
Julie Pace and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 23rd - 1:53am
The chairman of the House intelligence committee says private communications of Donald Trump and his presidential transition team may have been scooped up by American intelligence officials monitoring other targets and improperly distributed throughout spy agencies.
In a NewsMinute item broadcast on March 22, The Associated Press erroneously reported that a 14-year-old girl who was shot in Utah last month had died. The teenager survived the attack for which two teenagers have been charged.
Michael Tarm, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 22nd - 11:23pm
The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who authorities say was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in other attacks: What's the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding? And why do they not intervene?
Colleen Long and Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 22nd - 11:23pm
New York City officials are calling the death of a black man who they say was repeatedly stabbed with a sword by a white U.S. Army veteran from Baltimore, "an assault" on the city's inclusiveness and diversity.
A second teenager was ordered to stand trial Wednesday by a juvenile court judge who determined there's sufficient evidence to suggest he helped plan an attack that ended with his friend wounding a girl with a gunshot to the head.
Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 22nd - 10:00pm
The top Republican legislative priority in peril, President Donald Trump dangled possible changes to the health care bill Wednesday aimed at placating conservatives threatening to torpedo the legislation. The White House seemed to make progress with the hardliners while House leaders struggled with moderates ahead of a showdown vote.