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Southern Utah wildfire grows, crews make slight gains

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 03:26:38 GMT2017-06-25T03:26:38Z

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A southern Utah wildfire has grown more, reaching 62.7 square miles (162.4 square kilometers) by Saturday night....



The Latest: Coroner apologizes for misidentifying body

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 02:00:37 GMT2017-06-25T02:00:37Z

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on a mix-up by a Southern California's coroner's officer that led a family to bury a man wrongly identified as their son (all times local):...



Tech sergeant released from hospital after air show accident

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 22:48:27 GMT2017-06-24T22:48:27Z

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- A technical sergeant has been released from a hospital hours after an Air Force Thunderbirds F-16 left the runway and flipped over after landing during preparation for an air show in Ohio....



Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 22:15:22 GMT2017-06-24T22:15:22Z

SEATTLE (AP) -- Two Seattle police officers who shot and killed a 30-year-old pregnant woman each say they fired their weapons after the woman suddenly pulled a knife and came after them....



Driver in deadly crash ranted about killing "stupid human"

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 21:57:21 GMT2017-06-24T21:57:21Z

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A driver who smashed head-on into another car in San Diego, killing himself and the other motorist, had ranted online about killing a "stupid human."...



Correction: Mom Arrest-Child Deaths story

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 21:29:26 GMT2017-06-24T21:29:26Z

WEATHERFORD, Texas (AP) -- In a story June 23 about a woman charged in the deaths of her two children found inside a hot car, The Associated Press reported an incorrect age for her. She is 24, not 25....



LAPD chief urges cadets to be ethical in wake of scandal

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 20:50:15 GMT2017-06-24T20:50:15Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Police Chief Charlie Beck told graduating cadets on Saturday to "be strong. Be ethically correct. Do the right thing" after a scandal in the youth program involving allegations of stolen police cars and underage sex....



Secretary Seward statue to be unveiled in Alaska

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 20:22:01 GMT2017-06-24T20:22:01Z

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) -- A statue of Secretary William Henry Seward is just days away from being installed in downtown Juneau....



Police: Officer fatally shoots man following car chase

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 20:11:37 GMT2017-06-24T20:11:37Z

KENT, Wash. (AP) -- Authorities in western Washington state say a police officer in Kent fatally shot a 20-year-old man Saturday morning following a vehicle pursuit....



Black off-duty St. Louis cop mistakenly shot by white cop

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 19:43:53 GMT2017-06-24T19:43:53Z

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The lawyer for an off-duty black St. Louis police officer who was mistakenly shot by a white colleague while trying to assist in an arrest says his client's race factored into it....



Family members: Seattle mom killed by police adored her kids

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 19:34:16 GMT2017-06-24T19:34:16Z

SEATTLE (AP) -- Charleena Lyles loved to sing and dance. She adored her four children. She always smiled, even when facing obstacles....



Professor says N. Korea detainee got what he 'deserved'

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:22:53 GMT2017-06-24T18:22:53Z

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) -- The University of Delaware is distancing itself from comments made by an adjunct professor after she said a college student who died after being held by North Korea "got exactly what he deserved."...



Connecticut hotel workers train to spot human trafficking

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:44:39 GMT2017-06-24T17:44:39Z

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A new Connecticut law meant to strike a blow to human traffickers is now reaching the trenches where it could make a difference. Hospitality workers are being trained to detect and report human trafficking when they suspect the illegal activity is going on where they work....



Cindy causes minor flooding across South as rain continues

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:31:07 GMT2017-06-24T17:31:07Z

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Floodwaters from Tropical Storm Cindy covered timberland and fields across the rural Deep South on Saturday, but the sun peeked out enough to offer hope that the worst was over....



Town settles with families of men in wrong burial plots

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:38:22 GMT2017-06-24T15:38:22Z

TIVERTON, R.I. (AP) -- A Rhode Island town has reached a settlement with the families of two men who were buried in the wrong cemetery plots....



Federal agencies demand records from SeaWorld theme park

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:29:47 GMT2017-06-24T15:29:47Z

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A newspaper is reporting that two federal agencies are demanding records from SeaWorld....



Ex-doctor charged in pill mill scheme dies after being shot

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:12:41 GMT2017-06-24T15:12:41Z

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A former Ohio doctor awaiting sentencing on charges related to operating an opioid "pill mill" has died after being fatally shot during an apparent home invasion....



MS-13 gang leader pleads guilty to drug, gun charges

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:05:49 GMT2017-06-24T15:05:49Z

BOSTON (AP) -- Federal authorities say a leader with the violent street gang MS-13 in Boston has pleaded guilty to racketeering, drugs and weapons charges....



Plane crashes into empty Florida daycare building; 1 killed

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 14:46:44 GMT2017-06-24T14:46:44Z

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) -- A small plane has crashed into an empty daycare building in Florida, killing one person and injuring another....



California father denies allegation he killed missing son

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 14:28:21 GMT2017-06-24T14:28:21Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- An attorney for a man arrested on suspicion of killing his 5-year-old son, who has been missing for two months, says his client is innocent....



Top scholars rise above gang violence in suburban NY town

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 13:10:17 GMT2017-06-24T13:10:17Z

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) -- After a year that started with the killings of two schoolmates, about 1,200 seniors are preparing to graduate from high schools in Brentwood, Long Island....



California governor s

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 07:12:57 GMT2017-06-24T07:12:57Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- LOS ANGELES (AP) - California Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday night blocked parole for Charles Manson follower and convicted killer Bruce Davis....



California Gov. Jerry Brown blocks parole for Charles Manson follower and convicted killer...

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:12:29 GMT2017-06-24T05:12:29Z

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California Gov. Jerry Brown blocks parole for Charles Manson follower and convicted killer Bruce Davis....



Tallest building west of Mississippi River opens in LA

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 04:43:04 GMT2017-06-24T04:43:04Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The tallest building west of the Mississippi River opened its doors on Friday in once-stodgy downtown Los Angeles, which is sprouting a crop of new skyscrapers....



Company: 5th worker has died after Wisconsin mill explosion

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 02:08:18 GMT2017-06-24T02:08:18Z

CAMBRIA, Wis. (AP) -- A Wisconsin company says a fifth worker has died after an explosion last month at its corn milling plant....



Court says Iowa lottery rigging investigation took too long

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 01:33:16 GMT2017-06-24T01:33:16Z

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday overturned the conviction of a lottery employee implicated in a nationwide cheating scandal, saying his trial over a rigged $16.5 million jackpot was tainted by unjustified delays in the investigation....



Lobbyist wounded in GOP baseball shooting leaves hospital

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:45:45 GMT2017-06-24T00:45:45Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Another victim of the mass shooting that critically injured a congressman is out of the hospital....



A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:18:17 GMT2017-06-24T00:18:17Z

CINCINNATI (AP) -- A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop. It's the latest racially charged police shooting case to show the reluctance of U.S. jurors to convict officers....



Court reverses corruption counts in California city scandal

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:56:20 GMT2017-06-23T23:56:20Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A state appeals court on Friday reversed five of 11 criminal counts against an official convicted in a scheme to bilk millions of dollars from a small California city....



Police: UPS shooter in San Francisco armed with stolen guns

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:48:39 GMT2017-06-23T23:48:39Z

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A San Francisco UPS driver who killed three colleagues in a shooting rampage at a company warehouse was armed with two stolen guns and appeared to target his victims, police said Friday....



Ivanka Trump ordered to testify in dispute with shoe company

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:37:53 GMT2017-06-23T23:37:53Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Ivanka Trump must testify in a dispute with an Italian shoemaker over one of her company's shoe designs, a judge said Friday....



Charity website cites threats in removing hate group labels

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:57:49 GMT2017-06-23T22:57:49Z

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- A website that maintains a massive database of information about U.S. charities says it will remove warning labels flagging dozens of nonprofits as hate groups after threats directed at its staff....



The Latest: Weather service says Cindy winding down

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:31:27 GMT2017-06-23T22:31:27Z

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Latest on Tropical Depression Cindy (all times local):...



Federal judge orders pretrial release of terror suspect

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:18:14 GMT2017-06-23T22:18:14Z

DENVER (AP) -- A federal judge in Denver has ordered the release of a man who has been detained for 5½ years after being accused of providing material support to an Uzbek terror organization....



Long after riots, Milwaukee neighborhood sees little change

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:11:23 GMT2017-06-23T22:11:23Z

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The scars of the violence that erupted in a Milwaukee neighborhood after a police officer killed a 23-year-old black man remain visible nearly a year later, reminders of how little things have changed....



Judge fines Kobach over document he took to Trump meeting

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:09:28 GMT2017-06-23T22:09:28Z

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach was fined $1,000 on Friday by a federal magistrate judge for "patently misleading representations" he made to the court about the contents of a document he was photographed taking into a November meeting with then President-elect Donald Trump....



Mountain Valley review finds limited environmental impacts

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:00:41 GMT2017-06-23T22:00:41Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A 303-mile pipeline that would carry fracked natural gas across West Virginia and Virginia would have "significant" impacts on forests but other adverse effects would be limited, federal regulators said Friday....



The Latest: More evacuations ordered near wildfire in Utah

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:00:23 GMT2017-06-23T22:00:23Z

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Latest on wildfires burning across the West (all times local):...



$20,000 in reward money given out for help catching inmates

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:38:20 GMT2017-06-23T21:38:20Z

ATLANTA (AP) -- Georgia authorities have given $10,000 apiece to two Tennessee households for help catching two inmates accused of killing their guards while escaping from a prison bus....



Former Muslim charged with making bomb threat to mosque

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:34:43 GMT2017-06-23T21:34:43Z

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say a former Muslim threatened to blow up a Florida mosque, later telling investigators he was being targeted for converting to Judaism....



Teens handcuffed for selling water on National Mall

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:21:11 GMT2017-06-23T21:21:11Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- An elected official in Washington is asking U.S. Park Police why teenagers were handcuffed for selling bottled water on the National Mall....



Dallas officer charged with assault in death of woman

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:11:27 GMT2017-06-23T21:11:27Z

DALLAS (AP) -- A grand jury has recommended an aggravated assault charge against a Dallas police officer who shot and killed a woman in a January confrontation involving a stolen car....



No drugs found in captain, pilot in Cape Cod ferry crash

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:04:25 GMT2017-06-23T21:04:25Z

HYANNISPORT, Mass. (AP) -- Ferry officials say drug tests on the captain and pilot of a ferry that struck a jetty in Cape Cod have come back negative....



'Sonny' Franzese, oldest federal prisoner, is freed at 100

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:57:56 GMT2017-06-23T20:57:56Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- A reputed Colombo crime family underboss and the oldest inmate in the federal prison system has been released at the age of 100....



The Latest: Black groups in Cincinnati upset by 2nd mistrial

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:56:30 GMT2017-06-23T20:56:30Z

CINCINNATI (AP) -- The Latest on the murder retrial of a white former police officer in Ohio (all times local):...



Trump slashes grant for group combatting white extremism

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:47:05 GMT2017-06-23T19:47:05Z

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- The Trump administration on Friday slashed $400,000 in federal funding for one of the few U.S. groups that combat white extremism but denied it is now focusing only on fighting radical Islamists....



American Airlines flight delayed in Vegas over false threat

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:43:20 GMT2017-06-23T19:43:20Z

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Authorities say an unspecified, false threat on an American Airlines flight forced the halting of a plane on a runway at the Las Vegas airport so passengers could be rescreened and the plane could be searched....



A look at high-profile police-related deaths of US blacks

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:34:25 GMT2017-06-23T19:34:25Z

A jury deadlocked Friday in the murder retrial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer in the killing of an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop....



Texas officer in murder case faces unrelated assault charges

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:20:57 GMT2017-06-23T19:20:57Z

DALLAS (AP) -- A former Texas police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of a black teenager has been indicted on two unrelated charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon by a public servant....



Ruling allows lawsuit by parents of slain woman to proceed

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:19:24 GMT2017-06-23T19:19:24Z

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The parents of a young woman strangled by her boyfriend, who then dumped her body in an open cemetery grave, can pursue their lawsuit against an Omaha mental treatment facility where the boyfriend had been a patient, the Nebraska Supreme Court ruled Friday....



Massachusetts cops recover shotgun taken from stolen cruiser

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:06:25 GMT2017-06-23T19:06:25Z

CHELMSFORD, Mass. (AP) -- A Massachusetts police department has recovered a shotgun taken from a stolen police vehicle....



Ferguson attorney: Brown family settlement $1.5 million

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:58:32 GMT2017-06-23T18:58:32Z

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The $1.5 million awarded this week to the parents of Michael Brown is the latest of several large settlements involving black suspects who were killed by police, but it's far from the largest....



Judge orders changes at Wisconsin juvenile prisons

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:20:04 GMT2017-06-23T18:20:04Z

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A federal judge issued a stinging rebuke Friday of disciplinary practices at Wisconsin's youth prisons, saying state officials have demonstrated a "callous indifference" to the harm caused to juvenile inmates by the use of solitary confinement, pepper spray and shackles....



Lawsuit seeking to save 15K trees from solar farm dismissed

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:49:22 GMT2017-06-23T17:49:22Z

JACKSON, N.J. (AP) -- A lawsuit seeking to block a Six Flags theme park in New Jersey from cutting down nearly 15,000 trees to make way for a solar farm to power the park has been dismissed....



UN chief to lobby Congress Tuesday against UN financing cuts

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:32:23 GMT2017-06-23T17:32:23Z

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is heading to Washington on Tuesday to press Congress not to accept the deep cuts in U.S. funding for the United Nations proposed by the Trump administration, which he said "would create an unsolvable problem to the management of the U.N."...



7-year-old, father shot while waiting for bus in Virginia

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:16:28 GMT2017-06-23T17:16:28Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Officials say a 7-year-old boy and his father were injured in a drive-by shooting while waiting at a bus stop in Virginia's capital city....



NY governor's 9/11 worker pardon unlikely to spark a trend

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:12:51 GMT2017-06-23T17:12:51Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo's pardon of a 9/11 worker's 1990 drug conviction is unlikely to lead to a wave of similar pardons aimed at preventing deportations....



Georgia swamp wildfire appears to be quenched after rainfall

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:37:49 GMT2017-06-23T16:37:49Z

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities say it's been nearly two weeks since any smoke has been seen at the site of a wildfire that began in early April in a south Georgia swamp....



'Peace' buttons on bridge provoke anxiety, road closure

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:36:25 GMT2017-06-23T16:36:25Z

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- In one North Carolina city, authorities decided it might be too dangerous to give peace a chance....



Man convicted of sexually assaulting 12-year-old to go free

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:09:10 GMT2017-06-23T16:09:10Z

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey man convicted of having sex with a 12-year-old girl is to be freed from prison - and cannot be retried - after an appeals court found that "fatal" mistakes made at the trial left the verdicts unintelligible....



Report: Man gets 16 years in prison for cocaine trafficking

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:04:14 GMT2017-06-23T16:04:14Z

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A Panamanian man who authorities say ran an international cocaine trafficking ring has been sentenced to 16 years in prison....



Rats! DC working to fight rodent problem as complaints rise

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:03:58 GMT2017-06-23T16:03:58Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The nation's capital is taking a modern approach to dealing with an old problem: rats....



The top 10 states for pharmacy robberies, 2009-2016

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:58:34 GMT2017-06-23T15:58:34Z

When Indiana attacked the opioid crisis by making it harder to get some painkiller prescriptions, the move inadvertently sparked an increase in pharmacy robberies. The state reported more pharmacy robberies than any other for the period from 2009 to 2016. A look at the top 10 states for pharmacy robberies during that time:...



Emmy-winning TV journalist Gabe Pressman dies at 93

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:57:32 GMT2017-06-23T15:57:32Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Gabe Pressman, an intrepid, Emmy-winning journalist who still relished going to work at the age of 93, died in his sleep early Friday at a Manhattan hospital....



Man accused of killing deputy, 2 others takes plea deal

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:49:37 GMT2017-06-23T15:49:37Z

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- An Arkansas man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole after pleading guilty to killing a sheriff's deputy and two other people last month....



Indiana crackdown on opioids sparks more pharmacy robberies

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:46:21 GMT2017-06-23T15:46:21Z

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- When Indiana cracked down on the opioid crisis, it accidentally helped spark a wave of pharmacy robberies, eventually reporting more robberies than any other state....



US trial in Jamaican lottery scam delayed until next year

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:38:38 GMT2017-06-23T15:38:38Z

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A U.S. trial for 10 defendants in a multimillion-dollar Jamaican lottery scam case has been delayed until early next year....



House cleaning turns up urn with war veteran's remains

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:28:12 GMT2017-06-23T15:28:12Z

ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) -- An urn containing the remains of a World War II veteran discovered during a house cleaning in New Hampshire has been returned to a family in Maine....



Texas official who imposed $4B bond facing fresh scrutiny

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:22:52 GMT2017-06-23T15:22:52Z

KILLEEN, Texas (AP) -- A Central Texas court official who imposed a whopping $4 billion bond on a murder suspect is drawing fresh scrutiny after she declined to recuse herself and oversaw a court hearing involving her son....



Upstate New York police officer charged with raping minor

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:46:31 GMT2017-06-23T14:46:31Z

WOODRIDGE, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say a police officer for an upstate New York village has been charged with raping a minor....



Cops: Woman jailed for shooting near inattentive husband

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:03:05 GMT2017-06-23T14:03:05Z

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman has been jailed because police say she fired a gunshot in the direction of her inattentive husband....



Body found at North Texas landfill ID'd as missing girl

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:49:32 GMT2017-06-23T13:49:32Z

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- A medical examiner has identified a body found at a North Texas landfill as a 14-year-old girl missing since Monday evening....



Case dismissed against man accused of drawing blood

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:36:39 GMT2017-06-23T12:36:39Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Authorities say they have dismissed their case against a 43-year-old Maryland man accused of paying people to draw their blood and storing it in large quantities in an abandoned warehouse in Washington....



Second person dies from Alabama car dealership fire

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:20:14 GMT2017-06-23T12:20:14Z

JASPER, Ala. (AP) -- A second person has died as a result of a flash fire at a car dealership in Alabama....



Pennsylvania flash flood takes man's life; rail cars derail

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:58:44 GMT2017-06-23T11:58:44Z

SHELOCTA, Pa. (AP) -- Flash flooding in western Pennsylvania has claimed the life of a man and apparently derailed some rail cars....



Police: Man faces charges after stealing more than 500 signs

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:42:20 GMT2017-06-23T11:42:20Z

AVON LAKE, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio man is facing charges after police say he stole more than 500 signs, claiming they were an eyesore and a distraction to drivers....



Woman accused of killing 6 children in fire to be re-tried

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:39:15 GMT2017-06-23T11:39:15Z

BALTIMORE (AP) -- A woman accused of intentionally setting a fire that killed six of her children more than two decades ago is going on trial in Maryland for a second time....



Police looking for patrolman who skipped out on his trial

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:35:16 GMT2017-06-23T11:35:16Z

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey authorities are looking for a police officer after he skipped out on his trial on charges that he helped gang members in police investigations....



21 dogs, 5 animal carcasses found in now-condemned NY house

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:21:34 GMT2017-06-23T11:21:34Z

STONY POINT, N.Y. (AP) -- Police in New York's Rockland County have found 21 huskies and five animal carcasses that were presumed to be dogs in what authorities say were "squalid conditions" at a home that smelled of dead animals....



US mayors conference focuses on immigration, climate change

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:50:00 GMT2017-06-23T07:50:00Z

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- More than 250 U.S. mayors are meeting in Florida at a time when many cities are pushing back against Trump administration policies on climate change and immigration....



CEOs recall when teens like them actually worked summer jobs

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:22:50 GMT2017-06-23T07:22:50Z

Even CEOs have to start somewhere....



Kids today: They don't work summer jobs the way they used to

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:18:41 GMT2017-06-23T07:18:41Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- It was at Oregon's Timberline Lodge, later known as a setting in the horror movie "The Shining," where Patrick Doyle earned his first real paycheck....



Police: Dog that mauled 2 kids in car seats to be euthanized

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:28:30 GMT2017-06-23T06:28:30Z

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a pit bull that mauled two young children in Pennsylvania as they sat helplessly strapped into their car seats is being euthanized next week....



Police: Video shows only Lyles entering home before shooting

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:20:26 GMT2017-06-23T04:20:26Z

SEATTLE (AP) -- Surveillance video released Thursday from the hallway outside Charleena Lyles' apartment shows that no one other than her entered in the 24 hours before Sunday's police shooting that left the pregnant mother dead, Seattle police said....



Virginia man charged with giving secret documents to China

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:00:49 GMT2017-06-23T03:00:49Z

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) -- A Virginia man caught with $16,500 in cash in his carry-on luggage was charged Thursday with transmitting top-secret documents to an apparent Chinese agent....



Authorities: Ricocheted bullet meant for dog killed teen boy

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:45:34 GMT2017-06-23T02:45:34Z

PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) -- Deputies opened fire at a charging pit bull and one bullet apparently ricocheted off the ground and killed a 17-year-old boy who had been helping to restrain the dog, authorities said Thursday....



Employer: Bear hyper-aggressive against newlywed, co-worker

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:13:59 GMT2017-06-23T01:13:59Z

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- A hyper-aggressive black bear moved back and forth between two women in a ferocious attack earlier this week that left a newlywed dead and her co-worker injured in a remote area of Alaska, their employer said Thursday....



California AG bans state travel to Texas, 3 other states

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:10:57 GMT2017-06-23T01:10:57Z

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California's attorney general blocked state-funded travel to Texas and three other states on Thursday in response to what he considers anti-LGBT rights laws enacted this year....



10 Things to Know for Friday

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:06:07 GMT2017-06-23T01:06:07Z

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:...



The Latest: Woman killed by bear in Alaska was newly married

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:49:32 GMT2017-06-23T00:49:32Z

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- The Latest on a fatal black bear attack in Alaska (all times local):...



Huge stuffed cow saves 2-year-old boy after fall out window

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:39:06 GMT2017-06-23T00:39:06Z

CHELSEA, Mass. (AP) -- Police in Massachusetts are crediting a huge stuffed cow with saving 2-year-old boy who fell out of a second-story window and onto concrete below....



Rainbow Family members start gathering in Oregon

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:19:53 GMT2017-06-23T00:19:53Z

SALEM, Ore. (AP) -- Concern is growing in a conservative, remote corner of Oregon as people start arriving in a national forest for a Rainbow Family of Living Light annual gathering, a counter-culture get-together expected to draw thousands....



Detroit judge halts deportation of Iraqi Christians

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:56:09 GMT2017-06-22T23:56:09Z

DETROIT (AP) -- A judge has temporarily halted the deportation of more than 100 Iraqi Christians living in the Detroit area who fear torture and possible death if sent back to Iraq....



Intercept attempt fails in missile defense test off Hawaii

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:48:42 GMT2017-06-22T23:48:42Z

HONOLULU (AP) -- The U.S. Missile Defense Agency said it failed to intercept a ballistic missile during a test off Hawaii....



Release sought of Oklahoma woman in domestic violence case

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:33:53 GMT2017-06-22T23:33:53Z

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The American Civil Liberties Union is asking an Oklahoma court to release a woman serving 30 years in prison for failing to report the abuse of her two children by her boyfriend....



Ex-Mexican lawmaker arrested at US border on drug charges

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:27:43 GMT2017-06-22T23:27:43Z

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A former Mexican lawmaker arrested at the California border was charged Thursday with working for the Sinaloa drug cartel, whose once-powerful kingpin, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, was extradited to the United States in January....



Prosecutors: 'Dirty old Santa' arranged sex tryst with child

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:08:19 GMT2017-06-22T23:08:19Z

MEDIA, Pa. (AP) -- Prosecutors say a 56-year-old man who referred to himself as "dirty old Santa" traveled to a Philadelphia suburb to have a sexual tryst with a 14-year-old girl he lured online and has been arrested....



ACLU accuses Minnesota officers of brutalizing suspect

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:56:23 GMT2017-06-22T22:56:23Z

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The American Civil Liberties Union is accusing law enforcement officers in Minnesota of a brutal attack on an assault suspect....



Police: Man killed father with bat at county official's home

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:54:35 GMT2017-06-22T22:54:35Z

BARNESVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Police say an attorney found dead in the home of his estranged wife, the treasurer of a Pennsylvania county, was fatally beaten by his son with a bat on Father's Day....



Man walks free after federal judge tosses murder conviction

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:50:38 GMT2017-06-22T22:50:38Z

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Set free after 36 years in prison for a murder conviction that took decades to unravel, John Floyd donned a black T-shirt bearing the word "justice" Thursday before leaving the courthouse where a federal judge formally signed off on his release....