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Police: Man arrested after family spat causes fatal pileup

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 7:24am

Police say one person is dead and another is in custody after a family argument caused vehicles to pile up on a Mississippi highway.

AP-NORC Poll: Americans say no to presidential self-pardons

Steve Peoples and Emily Swanson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 7:20am

Even in an era of deep political division, Democrats and Republicans agree presidents should not pardon themselves. And if the nation's chief executive ever does so, majorities of Americans in both parties believe Congress should impeach that president.

The Latest: Groups sue Boston schools, allege info sharing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 6:59am

The Latest on the separation of immigrant children from their parents following President Donald Trump's order allowing them to remain with their parents (all times local):

Social media _ not famous face _ is key to protest marches

Sharon Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 6:42am

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. marching arm-in-arm with other civil rights activists. Cesar Chavez hoisting a picket sign in a farm workers' strike. Gloria Steinem rallying other feminists for equal rights.

Trump tells GOP to 'stop wasting their time' on immigration

Lisa Mascaro and Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 6:28am

President Donald Trump on Friday told his fellow Republicans in Congress to "stop wasting their time" on immigration legislation until after November, dismissing his party's struggle to surmount internal divisions.

Police: Town official punched 70-year-old man in the face

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 6:26am

Police have arrested a Connecticut town official they say punched a 70-year-old man in the face.

Man gets life sentence for fatal robbery of $4

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 6:25am

A Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for a fatal robbery that earned him and an accomplice $4.

4th person pleads guilty in death of former football star

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 6:04am

The fourth and final suspect in the slaying three years ago of a former high school football star in Massachusetts has pleaded guilty days before his trial was scheduled to start.

AP-NORC Poll: Regardless of political party, Americans reject idea presidents should be able to pardon themselves

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 6:01am

AP-NORC Poll: Regardless of political party, Americans reject idea presidents should be able to pardon themselves.

The Latest: Trump says GOP lawmakers 'wasting their time'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 5:36am

The Latest on immigration legislation (all times local):

Where pot is now legal, no-longer-criminals seek forgiveness

David Jordan, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 5:20am

Despite its name, hippie reputation and liberal spirit, Vermont hasn't always been kind to pot smokers. Now, as the state moves to legalize weed beyond medical use, those punished in the past for marijuana misdemeanors are seeking forgiveness.

Couple engaged after airline finds lost bag with ring

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 5:18am

A couple were finally engaged after an airline lost their luggage that had the engagement ring inside.

Summer camp illness sends 33 kids, 3 adults to hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 4:52am

Authorities say 33 children and three adults were hospitalized after falling ill during a summer camp in Florida. Most of them complained of nausea.

The Cincinnati Zoo's last white tiger, Popsy, dies at 22

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 4:47am

The Cincinnati Zoo's last white tiger has died.

92-year-old WWII veteran surprised with high school diploma

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 4:32am

A New Jersey township high school has surprised a 92-year-old World War II veteran with the high school diploma he would have earned if he hadn't dropped out to join the Army.

Tennessee woman pleads guilty to leaving disabled man to die

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 4:25am

A Tennessee woman has pleaded guilty to leaving a disabled man in a transport van where he died from hyperthermia and dehydration.

ArtPrize competition to be held every other year after 2018

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 4:18am

Organizers of the international ArtPrize competition in western Michigan are planning to hold the event every other year instead of annually.

Dems seek info about Virginia facility after abuse claims

Michael Biesecker, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 3:06am

Virginia's two Democratic senators asked the Trump administration Friday for answers about operations at a juvenile detention facility in the state where immigrant children said they were bound, beaten and isolated in solitary confinement.

Democratic senators want meeting, answers from Trump administration over reports of immigrant children abuse in Virginia

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 3:03am

Democratic senators want meeting, answers from Trump administration over reports of immigrant children abuse in Virginia.

Piece of sunken USS Arizona heading to Texas war memorial

Audrey McAvoy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 1:13am

An 800-pound (363-kilogram) chunk from the USS Arizona battleship that sank during the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor is heading to Texas for display at a war memorial.