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Charge dismissed against officer in K-9 partner's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 3:40pm

A Florida police officer has avoided conviction in the death of his K-9 partner.

New York City Council votes to close Rikers Island, replace massive detention center with 4 smaller jails

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 3:34pm

New York City Council votes to close Rikers Island, replace massive detention center with 4 smaller jails.

Utah train operator recounts lead up to knick-of-time rescue by trooper

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Oct 17th - 3:34pm

Riley Nelson, a Utah Transit Authority train operator, saw a glint of light in the distance early Wednesday morning as he carried about 60 passengers northward away from Salt Lake City.

Person of interest in girl's abduction freed on bond

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 3:27pm

A person of interest in the abduction of a 3-year-old Alabama girl has been released from jail after being arrested on unrelated charges.

Texas prosecutor tosses charges in 1992 teen double slaying

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 3:26pm

A Texas man who was sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting two teenagers in 1992 is now a free man after a district attorney dismissed the charges.

The Latest: Tropical storm likely to form in Gulf of Mexico

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 3:00pm

The Latest on tropical weather (all times local):

Energy Secretary Perry tells Trump he plans on resigning

Jill Colvin and Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:43pm

Energy Secretary Rick Perry has notified the president that he intends to leave his job soon.

St. George breaks hits a record 122 days without rain

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:42pm

St. George is experiencing a record dry spell as the city in southern Utah hits 122 days without rain.

Chicago principal who watched boy's forced ejection retires

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:30pm

A Chicago elementary school principal who looked on as a security guard physically forced a fourth-grader out of the building on a cold day has retired.

Court says Georgia death row inmate should be resentenced

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:26pm

A federal appeals court says a Georgia man sentenced to die for killing a coworker more than 30 years ago should be resentenced.

Police: Toddler finds mom's gun, accidentally shoots self

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:16pm

Police in central Indiana say a toddler found his mother's unsecured gun while she was out of the room and accidentally shot himself to death.

'Office Ladies' podcast takes you inside Dunder Mifflin

Sandra Gonzalez, CNN  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:03pm

There something I wish I'd known before walking into an interview with Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey: quoting them would be nearly impossible at the end.

The Latest: 2 plead not guilty in Giuliani-associate probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 1:58pm

The Latest on a hearing for businessmen accused of conspiring with associates of Rudy Giuliani to make illegal campaign contributions (all times local):

2 businessmen plead not guilty to conspiring with associates of Rudy Giuliani to make illegal campaign contributions

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 1:57pm

2 businessmen plead not guilty to conspiring with associates of Rudy Giuliani to make illegal campaign contributions.

Woman who livestreamed fatal California crash arrested again

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 1:53pm

A California woman released on parole after serving a sentence for driving drunk while livestreaming a crash that killed her younger sister was arrested Thursday after crashing a car during a police pursuit, officials said.

The Latest: Trump lawyer distances legal team from Mulvaney

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 1:50pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump and the impeachment investigation (all times local):

With final name, authorities ID all 4 slain in NYC beating

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 1:50pm

Authorities have now identified all four men beaten to death as they slept on the streets of Manhattan's Chinatown earlier this month.

Suit: Hospital mishandled infection that killed 3 babies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 1:36pm

The parents of a newborn who died in a Pennsylvania hospital's neonatal intensive care unit allege in a lawsuit that hospital officials failed to protect their son from a lethal bacterial infection that had already killed two other premature babies.

'Heartbroken': GOP mourns Cummings as friend, statesman

Matthew Daly, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 1:27pm

"Heartbroken."