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The Latest: Records show alleged gang member pleaded guilty

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:58pm

The Latest on the indictments of eight alleged members or associates of a white supremacist prison gang charged in a Louisiana killing (all times local):

Prison officials reach $18.9 million deal with youth inmate

Todd Richmond, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:55pm

The state Department of Corrections reached an $18.9 million settlement Tuesday with a former youth prison inmate who suffered brain damage after she tried to hang herself in her cell.


Authorities: New bombing reported at Austin Goodwill store

Paul J. Weber and Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:54pm

Emergency teams were responding Tuesday night to another reported explosion in Texas' capital, this one at a Goodwill store in the southern part of the city.

Immigrant arrested in widely seen video is released for now

Julie Watson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:52pm

A Mexican woman in the U.S. illegally who was dragged away from her daughters by authorities in a widely viewed video was being released on her own recognizance Tuesday by an immigration judge in Southern California.

ACLU, community groups get voice in Chicago police reforms

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:51pm

The American Civil Liberties Union and several community organizations say they've reached an agreement to provide input reforms being proposed for the Chicago Police Department.

The Latest: Jury seated for trial of Border Patrol agent

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:48pm

The Latest on a Border Patrol agent's trial in a fatal shooting (all times local):

Florida school shooting survivors speak at Harvard

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:44pm

Students who survived last month's shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead have participated in a panel discussion at Harvard about the social movement they've started calling in part for tougher restrictions on guns.

The Latest: Austin authorities: Another explosion reported

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:41pm

The Latest on serial bombings in Texas (all times local):

The Latest: Prayer vigil held after Maryland school shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:34pm

The Latest on the shooting at a Maryland high school (all times local):

Judge refuses to toss charges facing ex-NY Assembly speaker

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:34pm

A judge has refused to toss out the charges facing New York's former assembly speaker.

5 women sue Provo, former chief over misconduct allegations

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:27pm

Five women claimed in a lawsuit Tuesday that the city of Provo and former Mayor John Curtis failed to take action to protect them from alleged sexual harassment and assault by the city's former police chief.

Trump warns of dire consequences if Democrats take House

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:26pm

President Donald Trump says Republicans are "going to win" in this year's midterm elections — and warns of dire consequences if they don't.

Austin authorities say they are responding to another reported explosion that injured at least 1 person

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:25pm

Austin authorities say they are responding to another reported explosion that injured at least 1 person.

$500K bond for shooting suspect's brother in school trespass

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:24pm

A judge set an unusually high $500,000 bond on Tuesday and imposed a host of other restrictions for the brother of the Florida school shooting suspect who was charged with trespassing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.

Missouri inmate gets 2nd stay of execution from high court

Jim Salter, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:14pm

The U.S. Supreme Court granted a stay of execution for the second time in four years on Tuesday to a Missouri inmate who has a rare medical condition that he says could cause blood-filled tumors to burst inside his head during the lethal injection.

The Latest: Authorities want Cruz's brother committed

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 6:09pm

The Latest on the Florida school shooting (all times local):

The Latest: Supreme Court grants stay of execution

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 5:58pm

The Latest on the stay of execution for a Missouri inmate (all times local):

Teen shoots girl in Maryland school, killed in confrontation

Matthew Barakat and Jesse J. Holland, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 5:56pm

A teenager armed with a handgun shot and critically wounded a girl inside a Maryland school on Tuesday and the shooter was killed when a school resource officer confronted him moments after the gunfire erupted. A third student was in good condition after he was shot.

Minnesota man charged in Salvation Army apartment stabbings

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 5:48pm

A Minnesota man is charged with murder in the fatal stabbings of two of his neighbors at a Salvation Army apartment building.