Ken Thomas and Jill Colvin, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 9:24am
Urging the arming of many teachers and school security guards, President Donald Trump said Friday the armed officer who didn't stop the gunman who carried out last week's Florida massacre was either a "coward" or "didn't react properly under pressure."
Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 9:20am
Rick Gates, a top adviser to the 2016 Trump campaign and close aide of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, is expected to plead guilty in the ongoing Russia probe being led by special counsel Robert Mueller, according to a person close to Gates.
Flooding that prompted evacuations in parts of the Midwest persisted Friday in Michigan, Indiana, Ohio and could last through the weekend in some areas that have been swamped by high water from heavy rains and melting snow.
Jim Salter, David A. Lieb and Summer Ballentine, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 8:56am
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens remains defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicted him for felony invasion of privacy, alleging the Republican took a compromising photo of a woman during an extramarital affair the year before he was elected.
Gary Fineout, Jennifer Kay and Josh Replogle, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 8:50am
The Florida high school where a former student shot and killed 17 people with an assault-type rifle reopened for teachers Friday as the community grappled with word that the armed officer on campus did nothing to stop the shooter.
Matthew Brown and Dan Elliott, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 23rd - 8:38am
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke revamped a plan for a sweeping overhaul of his department Friday with a new organizational map that more closely follows state lines instead of the natural boundaries he initially proposed.