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Hall of Fame DE Doleman dies at age 58

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 29th - 12:30am

Hall of Fame defensive end Chris Doleman, who became one of the NFL's most feared pass rushers during 15 seasons in the league, has died. He was 58.

Georgia man set to be executed for killings of 2 people

Kate Brumback, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 11:14pm

A Georgia man convicted of killing his ex-wife and her boyfriend more than two decades ago is scheduled to be executed Wednesday.

Two more accusers set to testify against Harvey Weinstein

Tom Hays and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 11:11pm

One says Harvey Weinstein raped her after she let her guard down by telling herself he was only a “dirty old man.” The other claims he offered movie roles to her in exchange for joining in a threesome with him.

GOP wins closely watched Texas special election

Paul J. Weber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 9:19pm

Republicans won handily a closely watched special election Tuesday to keep hold of a suburban Houston district that President Donald Trump won easily four years ago, fending off a national blitz by Democrats in a Texas legislative race.

Baseball coach killed with Bryant honored at team's opener

Joe Reedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 9:08pm

John Altobelli’s team knew there was only one way to honor its late coach — by playing on his favorite day.

Thurman Munson's widow finds pain in Kobe Bryant's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 7:57pm

The widow of Thurman Munson, the New York Yankees catcher killed in 1979 while flying his plane in Ohio, spoke out about the similar death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant.

Bob Shane, founding member of Kingston Trio, dead at 85

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 7:40pm

Bob Shane, the last surviving original member of the popular folk group the Kingston Trio and the lead singer on its million-selling ballad “Tom Dooley” and many other hits, has died.

3 women found dead in South Florida; baby missing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 7:22pm

Police are searching for a missing baby after three women were found dead Tuesday in a South Florida home, authorities said.

Fleeing driver fatally shot near deadly Kentucky crash site

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 7:17pm

The driver of a vehicle fleeing from authorities and heading toward a separate fatal crash scene was shot to death by troopers Tuesday morning, Kentucky State Police said.

Trump rally rouses New Jersey shore town to life

Mike Catalini, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 6:51pm

Winter typically leaves many parts of New Jersey’s shore deserted, complete with blinking traffic lights and shuttered boardwalk shops, but President Donald Trump’s rally for Rep. Jeff Van Drew jolted Wildwood to life Tuesday, with rally-goers flocking to the seaside resort.

WaPo clears writer who tweeted about Bryant rape allegation

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 6:12pm

A Washington Post reporter who had been placed on administrative leave after she tweeted a link to a story about a 2003 rape allegation against Kobe Bryant has been cleared to return to work, the paper said Tuesday.

Man gets 20 years for selling guns to terrorist group

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 6:09pm

A Colombian man who had been living in South Florida was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison for selling firearms to a South American terrorist organization.

Documents released that prompted ouster of lawmaker

Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 5:44pm

The Washington House of Representatives on Tuesday released a trove of documents supporting a recent report that branded an arch-conservative state lawmaker a ``domestic terrorist'' and got him kicked out of the Republican caucus.

Kobe Bryant’s remains among four identified so far following weekend helicopter crash that killed 9.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 5:42pm

Kobe Bryant’s remains among four identified so far following weekend helicopter crash that killed 9.

Woman indicted for capital murder in mom's abduction, death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 5:37pm

A woman accused of kidnapping a Texas mother who was later found dead was indicted Tuesday on a capital murder charge.

Lev Parnas blocked from Senate impeachment hearing Wednesday

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 5:28pm

An associate of Rudy Giuliani who is awaiting trial on charges that he made illegal campaign contributions has a ticket to Wednesday's U.S. Senate impeachment trial, but he won't be going.

Darknet moderator pleads guilty to racketeering conspiracy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 5:04pm

A moderator for AlphaBay — a defunct darknet site that authorities said was once the world's largest online marketplace for illegal drugs — has pleaded guilty in California to racketeering conspiracy.

Louisiana riding mower trespass arrest nabs Utah fugitive

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 4:27pm

A man accused of riding a mower on someone else's land turned out to be a fugitive from Utah who had lived in Louisiana for more than a decade, living without an ID and working only for cash.

Georgia parole board declines to spare life of condemned man

Kate Brumback, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 28th - 4:25pm

Georgia's parole board on Tuesday declined to spare the life of a man set to be executed for the killings of his ex-wife and her boyfriend.