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Former Teach for America executive wins Democratic Party nomination for Arkansas governor

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 8:23pm

Former Teach for America executive wins Democratic Party nomination for Arkansas governor.

Trump won't say if he has confidence in Rosenstein

Desmond Butler and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:58pm

President Donald Trump declined to say Tuesday whether he has confidence in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, escalating pressure on the Justice Department as his White House negotiated rare access to classified documents for his congressional allies.

Woman falls off cliff at Lake Powell, dies in Page hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:57pm

Authorities have released the name of an Arizona woman who fell off a cliff into Lake Powell last weekend and later died at a hospital in Page.

District docked pay for Parkland principal who lost daughter

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:49pm

An elementary school principal whose daughter was killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre says her school district lacks empathy and transparency.

Hiker dies after falling from Yosemite's Half Dome trail

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:20pm

A hiker in Yosemite National Park fell to his death while climbing the iconic granite cliffs of Half Dome in rainy conditions, authorities said Tuesday.

Report: Video shows bus head to U-turn area before crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:18pm

Before a New Jersey school bus collided with a dump truck last week leaving a fifth-grader and a teacher dead, the bus merged onto an interstate and then turned sharply toward an illegal U-turn area, according to a new video.

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson wins Republican primary, defeating gun range owner who declared her business "Muslim-free"

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:17pm

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson wins Republican primary, defeating gun range owner who declared her business "Muslim-free"

DeVos: Reporting undocumented students is a local decision

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:12pm

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Tuesday that decisions on whether to report undocumented students to authorities rest with local communities.

Woman charged with murder in downtown Portland homicide

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:07pm

Authorities say a 33-year-old woman has been arrested in the shooting death of a woman whose body was found on a downtown Portland, Oregon, sidewalk.

The Latest: Bus driver had history of suspensions, tickets

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:04pm

The Latest on the deadly New Jersey school bus crash (all times local):

Experts disclose new details about 300-year-old shipwreck

Mark Pratt, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:58pm

A Spanish galleon laden with gold that sank to the bottom of the Caribbean off the coast of Colombia more than 300 years ago was found three years ago with the help of an underwater autonomous vehicle operated by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, the agency disclosed for the first time.

Teacher defeats Kentucky House majority leader in Republican primary in wake of education protests at state Capitol

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:56pm

Teacher defeats Kentucky House majority leader in Republican primary in wake of education protests at state Capitol.

The Latest: Pompeo says NK could benefit from US investment

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:50pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump's planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local):

Michigan House changes Nassar bills after legal settlement

David Eggert, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:36pm

The Michigan House on Tuesday scaled back legislation inspired by the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal, dropping certain measures addressed by last week's $500 million settlement between Michigan State University and hundreds of Nassar's victims and revising the time limits that survivors of childhood abuse would have to sue.

Missouri lawmakers read woman's testimony against Greitens

David A. Lieb, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:34pm

Like actors rehearsing a script, Missouri lawmakers on Tuesday publicly read aloud the previously secret criminal case transcripts of a woman who accused Gov. Eric Greitens of sexual misconduct and asserted that his attorney suggested she should deny it.

Groom in arranged marriage at Mall of America dies at 48

Jeff Baenen, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:24pm

David Weinlick knew he would get married on June 13, 1998. He just didn't know who his bride would be.

The Latest: Trump addresses anti-abortion rights activists

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:18pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump's speech to an anti-abortion group (all times local):

Handling of harassment claim shakes up Utah comic convention

Julian Hattem, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:17pm

Salt Lake City's annual comic convention is dealing with a rift over its handing of a sexual misconduct allegation that's caused several participants to back out of planned appearances.

Woman who shot Kansas abortion doctor moved to halfway house

Roxana Hegeman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:14pm

An anti-abortion activist who shot and wounded a Kansas abortion doctor and firebombed clinics in Oregon and other states in the 1990s was released Tuesday from federal prison to a halfway house to finish her sentence, sparking fears for the safety of abortion clinic workers.