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Officer recounts stopping gunman at Illinois high school

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:57am

The school resource officer authorities say stopped a gunman who began firing inside an Illinois high school says "I was not going to let him get away."

Man sues local KFC, alleges he found bone in chicken pot pie

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:54am

A Maine man is suing a local KFC restaurant alleging permanent damages from a piece of bone he says he found in his chicken pot pie.


Former NAACP leader exposed as white faces fraud charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:43am

A former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was exposed as a white woman pretending to be black has been charged with welfare fraud.

Rabbi accused of stealing school money pleads not guilty

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:41am

A rabbi accused of stealing about $1 million from a school he founded for children with special needs has pleaded not guilty to theft and corruption charges.

Alberto it is: First named tropical system chugs toward Gulf

Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:40am

A storm kicking up in the Caribbean Sea is threatening to bring heavy rainfall and flash floods to parts of Mexico, Cuba, Florida and the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast this weekend and possibly beyond.

Hillary Clinton to be honored with medal from Harvard

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:39am

Hillary Clinton is receiving a medal from Harvard University for her leadership and human rights work.

Lawyer convicted of murdering wife faces wrongful death suit

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:38am

An Atlanta attorney who was sentenced this week to life in prison for killing his wife now faces a wrongful death lawsuit.

Brazilian couple found guilty in Texas kidnapping case

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:37am

A federal jury in Houston has found a Brazilian couple guilty of kidnapping for helping their daughter flee Texas for Brazil with her young son.

AP Source: Trump lawyer met Russian oligarch at Trump Tower

Stephen Braun, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:37am

Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, met with a Russian oligarch and discussed U.S.-Russia relations just 11 days before Trump was inaugurated as president.

Latest: Richmond police release footage of fatal shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:33am

The Latest on the fatal shooting of a man by Richmond police (all times local):

Former state AG Kane loses appeal of criminal conviction

Mark Scolforo, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:33am

A Pennsylvania appeals court on Friday upheld the conviction of former state attorney general Kathleen Kane for leaking secret grand jury information and lying about it, saying among other things she wasn't entitled to use evidence of a pornographic email scandal in her defense.

Patrol: Fentanyl seizure keeps killer drug off streets

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:30am

The Nebraska State Patrol says the nearly 120 pounds of suspected cocaine and fentanyl that troopers seized last month turned out to be all fentanyl, a deadly opioid that federal officials blame for thousands of deaths nationwide.

Utah man sentenced to prison for deadly Sunset shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:25am

A Utah man has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison for the deadly shooting of a Sunset man last year.

Civilians kill gunman after 3 shot at Oklahoma restaurant

Sean Murphy and Ken Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:23am

A gunman opened fire inside an Oklahoma City restaurant during the dinner rush, wounding a woman and two girls before two armed citizens shot him dead outside, police said Friday.

Idaho town warns against drinking water after man found dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:03am

Residents of an Idaho town have been told not to drink the water after a fired municipal worker was found dead in his home by emergency workers who were hospitalized after entering the residence.

In turnabout, Minnesota senator becomes lieutenant governor

Kyle Potter, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:00am

A high-ranking Minnesota state lawmaker thrust into the lieutenant governor's office by U.S. Sen. Al Franken's resignation abruptly took the oath of office and resigned her state Senate seat on Friday, a swift reversal for the longtime Republican senator who had resisted the job and its duties.

Chief: Body is likely that of missing 5-year-old Kansas boy

Roxana Hegeman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:59am

A small, decomposing body found under a bridge in rural central Kansas is likely that of 5-year-old Lucas Hernandez, a Wichita boy who has been missing since February, police said Friday.

The Latest: Police: Stepmom led investigator to child's body

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:54am

The Latest on a 5-year-old Kansas boy who was reported missing in February (all times local):

Driver in fatal New Jersey school bus crash appears in court

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:53am

The driver of a school bus that collided with a dump truck on a New Jersey highway last week, killing a student and a teacher and injuring more than 40 others, is in court on two death-by-auto charges.