Subscribe: Headlines from the Associated Press
http://hosted.ap.org/lineups/LATESTNATIONAL-rss_2.0.xml?SITE=DCUSN&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
Tags:
apos  authorities  charged  death  federal  judge  latest  man  new york  new  ohio  people  police  prison  texas  woman 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: Headlines from the Associated Press

Headlines from the Associated Press



Headlines from the Associated Press



Copyright: © 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
 



Mortuary chief: John Glenn's remains weren't disrespected

Sat, 27 May 2017 06:02:07 GMT2017-05-27T06:02:07Z

DOVER, Del. (AP) -- As Air Force officials investigate allegations that inspectors were invited to view the remains of astronaut and former U.S. Sen. John Glenn at Dover Air Force Base, a military mortuary chief said that Glenn's remains were treated with "impeccable care."...



Police: Man hurling racial slurs kills 2, injures 1 on train

Sat, 27 May 2017 04:24:25 GMT2017-05-27T04:24:25Z

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Two people died Friday and another was hurt in a stabbing on a Portland light-rail train after a man yelled racial slurs at two young women who appeared to be Muslim, one of whom was wearing a hijab, police said....



Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

Sat, 27 May 2017 02:50:05 GMT2017-05-27T02:50:05Z

McLEAN, Va. (AP) -- A federal judge on Friday tossed out two life sentences for one of Virginia's most notorious criminals, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and ordered Virginia courts to hold new sentencing hearings....



Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event

Sat, 27 May 2017 02:49:10 GMT2017-05-27T02:49:10Z

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine's youngest son was among eight people charged for allegedly disrupting a March rally in support of President Donald Trump....



Correction: Killer Nurse story

Sat, 27 May 2017 02:38:02 GMT2017-05-27T02:38:02Z

SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- In a story May 25 about the murder indictment against Genene Jones, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of the infant for whose death Jones was previously convicted of murder. She was Chelsea McClellan, not McClelland....



Texas 'bathroom bill' near collapse over GOP standoff

Sat, 27 May 2017 02:18:19 GMT2017-05-27T02:18:19Z

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A proposed Texas "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people neared collapse Friday over a deadlock between Republicans heeding warnings from big businesses and sports leagues - including Google and the NFL - and social conservatives who drive the state's political agenda....



Russian bankers sue BuzzFeed over unverified Trump dossier

Sat, 27 May 2017 01:30:57 GMT2017-05-27T01:30:57Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- The owners of a Russian bank filed a lawsuit against the online publication BuzzFeed on Friday for publishing an uncorroborated dossier that alleged they were part of a Russian scheme to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election....



2 toddlers found dead in hot car in North Texas

Sat, 27 May 2017 01:03:25 GMT2017-05-27T01:03:25Z

WEATHERFORD, Texas (AP) -- Two toddlers were found dead in a hot car in a rural North Texas neighborhood....



Small plane crashes in California intersection

Sat, 27 May 2017 00:43:19 GMT2017-05-27T00:43:19Z

CONCORD, Calif. (AP) -- A small plane has crashed just short of a suburban San Francisco Bay Area runway, barely missing a car dealership before smashing into a traffic light....



The Latest: Activist arrested in beatings at Berkeley rally

Sat, 27 May 2017 00:21:51 GMT2017-05-27T00:21:51Z

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on anti-fascist activist arrested for assault (all times local):...



2 arrested for trying to force alligator to drink beer

Fri, 26 May 2017 23:37:10 GMT2017-05-26T23:37:10Z

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Two men who admitted to blowing smoke into a young alligator's mouth and pouring beer down its throat have been charged with harassing wildlife....



Judge blocks further discipline over racist Instagram posts

Fri, 26 May 2017 23:30:05 GMT2017-05-26T23:30:05Z

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A federal judge has ordered a California school district not to take any additional disciplinary action against four students over their responses to racist Instagram posts....



California 'anti-fascist' activist charged with assault

Fri, 26 May 2017 23:28:24 GMT2017-05-26T23:28:24Z

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A former San Francisco Bay Area community college philosophy teacher and "anti-fascist" activist was charged Friday with hitting several people in the head with a bicycle lock during a violent clash between supporters and detractors of President Donald Trump last month....



Woman indicted on charges of faking cancer to raise money

Fri, 26 May 2017 23:20:56 GMT2017-05-26T23:20:56Z

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- A federal grand jury has indicted an Alabama woman on multiple charges that she falsely claimed she had terminal cancer to get thousands of dollars from family, friends and strangers....



Jury convicts Florida co-pilot of operating plane drunk

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:54:42 GMT2017-05-26T22:54:42Z

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) -- A Michigan jury has convicted a Florida co-pilot of being drunk while preparing for a charter airline flight last summer....



Lawsuit: Arkansas man died after jail denied medical help

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:52:16 GMT2017-05-26T22:52:16Z

HOUSTON (AP) -- The family of an Arkansas man has filed a federal lawsuit in Texas accusing a for-profit jail and at least 12 guards and nurses of denying him adequate medical care as his health worsened and leaving him to die in his cell....



Colonel fighting extradition will get new medicine in jail

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:38:13 GMT2017-05-26T22:38:13Z

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- A former Salvadoran colonel fighting extradition to Spain will remain in jail after receiving new medicine Friday amid a federal judge's demands that authorities address his health care....



Missouri museum to display Confederate battle flag

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:17:52 GMT2017-05-26T22:17:52Z

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- At a time Confederate symbols are being purged from public sites, a northeast Missouri museum is putting a restored Confederacy flag on permanent inside display, calling it "a teachable moment."...



4 suspended in early release of man in deadly Ohio shootings

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:16:15 GMT2017-05-26T22:16:15Z

KIRKERSVILLE, Ohio (AP) -- Four county workers in Ohio are being suspended for the early release of a domestic violence suspect who later killed three people, including a small town police chief....



Bullet tests clear Detroit man in prison since 1992

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:04:59 GMT2017-05-26T22:04:59Z

DETROIT (AP) -- A man who claims Detroit police framed him for a 1992 slaying walked out of prison for the first time in 25 years after new tests showed bullets taken from the victim's body didn't come from a gun that was presented at trial as the murder weapon....



Complaint raises questions about Kentucky governor, mansion

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:00:14 GMT2017-05-26T22:00:14Z

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) -- The head of a Kentucky government watchdog group said Friday he's seeking an investigation into Gov. Matt Bevin's connection to a Louisville-area mansion that sold for nearly a million dollars below market value....



All inmates captured after hijacking of prison transport van

Fri, 26 May 2017 21:56:39 GMT2017-05-26T21:56:39Z

LINO LAKES, Minn. (AP) -- An inmate being transported from a Minnesota state prison in St. Cloud to the prison in Lino Lakes hijacked a transport van full of other prisoners and escaped. By Friday evening, all nine inmates had been recaptured....



Workers dangle from cables after partial building collapse

Fri, 26 May 2017 21:54:35 GMT2017-05-26T21:54:35Z

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Scaffolding and wet concrete gave way at a building site in the San Francisco Bay Area on Friday, leaving construction workers dangling from metal cables and rebar and injuring at least 19 people, officials said....



Daughter to bury father missing for 50 years in Vietnam

Fri, 26 May 2017 21:46:20 GMT2017-05-26T21:46:20Z

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- More than half a century ago, Deborah Crosby was sent home from the first grade to find military officers in her living room and her mother distraught: Her father's Navy plane had been shot down in northern Vietnam, and he was presumed dead, though his body had not been found....



Judge to rule next week on DNA bid in radio host's killing

Fri, 26 May 2017 21:23:55 GMT2017-05-26T21:23:55Z

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) -- A judge said Friday he will rule next week on prosecutors' request to order a DNA sample from the former husband of a popular radio host who was shot to death five years ago....



The Latest: Salvadoran colonel given new medicine in jail

Fri, 26 May 2017 21:16:19 GMT2017-05-26T21:16:19Z

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The Latest on a legal fight over health care for a former Salvadoran colonel fighting extradition (all times local):...



Colorado oil tank blast kills worker, spurs safety questions

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:58:35 GMT2017-05-26T20:58:35Z

DENVER (AP) -- An oil tank explosion in northern Colorado killed a worker and burned three others, shooting up flames just miles away from an unrelated gas blast last month and prompting fresh questions about safety in one of Colorado's largest industries - oil and gas extraction....



The Latest: Colorado governor says recent blasts unrelated

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:47:56 GMT2017-05-26T20:47:56Z

DENVER (AP) -- The Latest on a fatal oil tank fire in northern Colorado (all times local):...



South Carolina man admits to killing 7; gets life sentence

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:32:57 GMT2017-05-26T20:32:57Z

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- A prosecutor wanted to send a man who killed seven people in South Carolina to death row, but the state's lack of execution drugs and the desire of victims' relatives to never see him again led authorities to accept a deal for life in prison without parole for the serial killer....



Florida Highway Patrol dealing with trooper shortage

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:19:31 GMT2017-05-26T20:19:31Z

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- The number of speeding tickets issued by the Florida Highway Patrol has dropped for three straight years as the agency deals with a shortage of troopers....



Louisiana considers altering, killing marriage-license bill

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:17:01 GMT2017-05-26T20:17:01Z

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Lawyers and lawmakers are ramping up efforts to alter or kill the Louisiana law that kept a foreign-born U.S. citizen from getting a marriage license because he couldn't produce a birth certificate....



School district changes rule to allow feathers on grad caps

Fri, 26 May 2017 19:54:11 GMT2017-05-26T19:54:11Z

RENO, Nev. (AP) -- A northern Nevada school district has tentatively reversed a long-standing policy that would have prohibited Native American students from wearing eagle feathers on their graduation caps....



Prosecutor: Rape sentence lenient, compares to Brock Turner

Fri, 26 May 2017 19:45:52 GMT2017-05-26T19:45:52Z

CRESCENT CITY, Calif. (AP) -- A California prosecutor says a man convicted of raping a relative received a sentence that's too lenient, comparing it to the case of former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner....



Judge wants accounting from man accused in wife's killing

Fri, 26 May 2017 19:42:16 GMT2017-05-26T19:42:16Z

ROCKVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut probate judge has given a man charged with killing his wife 60 days to detail what he did with her finances in the 17 months since her death....



Police: Man charged with drawing, buying people's blood

Fri, 26 May 2017 19:40:09 GMT2017-05-26T19:40:09Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Authorities say a Maryland man was paying people to draw their blood and storing the blood in large quantities in an abandoned apartment in Washington....



Authorities: Cocaine plot included submarines, planes

Fri, 26 May 2017 19:18:36 GMT2017-05-26T19:18:36Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- Prosecutors in New York say a drug trafficker plotted to move U.S.-bound cocaine between South and Central America with submarines and planes....



The Latest: Governor discounts complaint as 'mumbo jumbo'

Fri, 26 May 2017 19:12:12 GMT2017-05-26T19:12:12Z

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) -- The Latest on an ethics complaint seeking an investigation of Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin (all times local):...



US citizen says she was detained by immigration agents

Fri, 26 May 2017 19:00:28 GMT2017-05-26T19:00:28Z

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) -- A Southern California woman has taken the first step toward suing county and federal officials after she says she was detained by immigration authorities for deportation even though she is an American citizen....



Detroit man cleared of 1992 murder says 'justice prevailed'

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:59:56 GMT2017-05-26T18:59:56Z

DETROIT (AP) -- The Latest on a decision to throw out a Detroit man's murder conviction after 25 years (all times local):...



Ex-coal CEO asks high court to overturn his conviction

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:50:08 GMT2017-05-26T18:50:08Z

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) -- Ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn his conviction for misdemeanor conspiracy to violate federal safety standards at a West Virginia mine where 29 miners died in 2010....



Alabama officials raced clock to execute convicted murderer

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:48:32 GMT2017-05-26T18:48:32Z

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama's quest to kill an inmate who spent decades on death row for murder became a high-stakes game of beat the clock after the U.S. Supreme Court finally cleared the way for his execution....



The Latest: Alabama raced clock to execute inmate

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:39:08 GMT2017-05-26T18:39:08Z

ATMORE, Ala. (AP) -- The Latest on Alabama's execution of inmate Tommy Arthur (all times local):...



Feds: Man tried to bite flight attendant, jumped from plane

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:10:26 GMT2017-05-26T18:10:26Z

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Federal authorities say an airline passenger tried to bite a flight attendant, then jumped out of the aircraft and onto the tarmac at a North Carolina airport....



The Latest: Prosecutor says state needs execution drugs

Fri, 26 May 2017 17:29:07 GMT2017-05-26T17:29:07Z

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- The Latest in the prosecution of a man charged in the deaths of seven people in South Carolina (all times local):...



Civil War museum closes after feud over Confederate spat

Fri, 26 May 2017 17:26:08 GMT2017-05-26T17:26:08Z

ATLANTA (AP) -- This much everyone can agree on: A small Civil War museum, nestled in an old farmhouse at the site of a purported battlefield, has closed its doors and boxed up its Confederate and Union artifacts....



Man who threw acid on ex-girlfriend gets 6 years in prison

Fri, 26 May 2017 17:17:50 GMT2017-05-26T17:17:50Z

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut man who police say threw acid at a woman who refused to marry him has been sentenced to at least six years in prison....



Ohio hospital drops rule requiring women to wear pantyhose

Fri, 26 May 2017 17:15:05 GMT2017-05-26T17:15:05Z

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Women at an Ohio hospital system can once again skip the pantyhose while wearing dresses and skirts because a revised dress code was put in place this week....



Museum showcases relics from Hatfield & McCoy feud

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:56:08 GMT2017-05-26T16:56:08Z

Hatfields and McCoys mingle peacefully in the mountainous region where their families waged one of America's most famous feuds. Now a museum near the Kentucky-West Virginia border is showcasing artifacts bringing the struggle back to life....



Chicago inmates can order fancy Italian pizza made in jail

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:49:53 GMT2017-05-26T16:49:53Z

CHICAGO (AP) -- How can you get a gourmet Italian pizza delivered right to your door for no more than $7? Get locked up at Cook County Jail in Chicago....



Death threat suspect jailed for violating rules of release

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:49:25 GMT2017-05-26T16:49:25Z

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) -- A Vermont high school student charged with sending death threats to fellow students, teachers and staff at his school, causing three lockdowns and the cancellation of classes, has been jailed for violating the conditions of his release....



Suspect in St. Louis-area shootings arrested in Tennessee

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:41:01 GMT2017-05-26T16:41:01Z

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A man accused in two fatal shootings in the St. Louis area was arrested after being found naked walking along a street in Tennessee....



Prosecutors to seek death penalty in quadruple homicide

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:23:27 GMT2017-05-26T16:23:27Z

PLATTE CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Court records say prosecutors will seek the death penalty if a northwest Missouri man is convicted of killing four members of his family....



US safety board to probe plant explosion in West Virginia

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:16:58 GMT2017-05-26T16:16:58Z

PHILIPPI, W.Va. (AP) -- An independent national agency is joining investigations into this week's explosion at a West Virginia industrial plant that left the owner and an employee dead....



NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:10:27 GMT2017-05-26T16:10:27Z

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. AP checked these out; here are the real facts:...



Mental exam set for man accused of shooting Amtrak conductor

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:00:17 GMT2017-05-26T16:00:17Z

WHEATON, Ill. (AP) -- A suburban Chicago judge has ordered a mental fitness evaluation for a Wisconsin man charged with shooting and seriously injuring an Amtrak conductor....



Judge: No Confederate flag T-shirt in officer's retrial

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:48:32 GMT2017-05-26T15:48:32Z

CINCINNATI (AP) -- The judge in the murder retrial of a white Ohio police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist says prosecutors can't show jurors the officer's undershirt depicting a Confederate battle flag....



Outside investigation launched in arrest of Miss Black Texas

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:44:38 GMT2017-05-26T15:44:38Z

COMMERCE, Texas (AP) -- An east Texas city has asked a law firm to investigate the arrest of Miss Black Texas 2016 after she and officers gave differing accounts of the incident....



States struggle with oversight of online charter schools

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:41:25 GMT2017-05-26T15:41:25Z

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- As U.S. children flock to virtual charter schools, states are struggling to catch up and develop rules to make sure the students get a real education and schools get the right funding....



Woman gets 20 years in death of man buried under concrete

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:33:42 GMT2017-05-26T15:33:42Z

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- A Rhode Island woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for her role in the death of a Massachusetts man whose body was found buried under newly poured concrete at her home....



Police: 3-week-old child dies after Michigan dog attack

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:29:59 GMT2017-05-26T15:29:59Z

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) -- Police say a 3-week-old child who was left alone in a house with three dogs has died after apparently being attacked by one of the animals in western Michigan....



Tribal Council removes Cherokee chief from office

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:20:36 GMT2017-05-26T15:20:36Z

CHEROKEE, N.C. (AP) -- A tribal council in North Carolina has voted to remove its chief for only the second time since the early 1800s....



Pence says Trump will be 'best friend' to armed forces

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:15:59 GMT2017-05-26T15:15:59Z

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) -- Vice President Mike Pence says President Donald Trump will be the "best friend the armed forces of the United States will ever have."...



Muslim man sues Little Caesars over pizza labeled 'halal'

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:06:26 GMT2017-05-26T15:06:26Z

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) -- A Muslim man who says Little Caesars served him a pizza with pepperoni made with pork has filed a lawsuit seeking $100 million....



Former pastor accused in pawn shop slayings pleads guilty

Fri, 26 May 2017 14:36:03 GMT2017-05-26T14:36:03Z

DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- A former pastor accused of killing three people at a Kentucky pawn shop nearly four years ago has pleaded guilty....



Woman, boyfriend charged in fatal cocaine overdose of boy, 9

Fri, 26 May 2017 14:06:48 GMT2017-05-26T14:06:48Z

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio woman and her boyfriend have been indicted for the cocaine overdose death of the woman's 9-year-old son....



'Bad neighbor' unplugs bounce house at girl's birthday party

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:45:36 GMT2017-05-26T13:45:36Z

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida woman wants to know why someone unplugged a bounce house, causing it to deflate with nearly a dozen young children inside during her daughter's first birthday party....



Small university outranks many others in black physics grads

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:23:42 GMT2017-05-26T13:23:42Z

One of the smallest historically black colleges in the U.S. boasts a huge accomplishment: pound for pound, tiny Dillard University in New Orleans graduates more physics majors -- and, notably, more female physics majors -- than far bigger schools with more resources....



Fireworks ignite inside grocery store, prompting evacuation

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:06:40 GMT2017-05-26T13:06:40Z

ATLANTA (AP) -- Rattled shoppers at an Atlanta grocery store had to abandon their carts and flee after someone ignited a indoor fireworks display, causing some to fear a shooter was inside the building....



Authorities: Woman drops purse, 1 hurt in accidental gunshot

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:02:51 GMT2017-05-26T13:02:51Z

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Authorities say a woman who dropped her purse inside a medical clinic in Mississippi caused an accidental gunshot that wounded a bystander....



Texas officials apologize for terrorist award given student

Fri, 26 May 2017 12:50:23 GMT2017-05-26T12:50:23Z

CHANNELVIEW, Texas (AP) -- A Houston-area school district has disciplined several teachers after a student received a mock award naming her "most likely to become a terrorist."...



Nursing assistant accused of breaking leg of 98-year-old

Fri, 26 May 2017 12:45:10 GMT2017-05-26T12:45:10Z

NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities in Georgia say a nursing assistant intentionally broke the leg of a 98-year-old woman, who later died during surgery....



Coroner: Cause of doctor's death in jail undetermined

Fri, 26 May 2017 12:36:36 GMT2017-05-26T12:36:36Z

EAGLESVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- The cause of death for a Pennsylvania doctor who died last year in jail couldn't be determined, a coroner says....



South Carolina man awarded nearly $20K after pit bull attack

Fri, 26 May 2017 12:05:31 GMT2017-05-26T12:05:31Z

BLUFFTON, S.C. (AP) -- A South Carolina woman has been ordered to pay nearly $20,000 to a man who was attacked by her pit bull....



Bear with head stuck in jug for weeks rescued from plight

Fri, 26 May 2017 12:01:06 GMT2017-05-26T12:01:06Z

KIRKWOOD, N.Y. (AP) -- A black bear spotted for weeks in rural New York state with his head trapped in a plastic food jug has been rescued from his plight....



Man stabbed repeatedly outside downtown Atlanta church

Fri, 26 May 2017 11:54:38 GMT2017-05-26T11:54:38Z

ATLANTA (AP) -- A man who was sleeping on the steps outside of one of Atlanta's largest churches was stabbed repeatedly in a pre-dawn attack, and police are searching for a suspect....



Eatery owner fights Confederate flag with zoning complaint

Fri, 26 May 2017 11:38:38 GMT2017-05-26T11:38:38Z

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) -- A restaurateur has filed a zoning complaint over a Confederate flag flying near his South Carolina eatery, amid an ongoing feud with the Sons of Confederate Veterans....



Men charged with taking sea turtle eggs from Florida beach

Fri, 26 May 2017 10:54:22 GMT2017-05-26T10:54:22Z

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) -- Two Florida men who state investigators said were found with 500 sea turtle eggs have been arrested....



10 Things to Know for Today

Fri, 26 May 2017 10:15:51 GMT2017-05-26T10:15:51Z

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



Report: Flight returns to Miami, storm damage to windshield

Fri, 26 May 2017 08:21:12 GMT2017-05-26T08:21:12Z

MIAMI (AP) -- A local news report says a storm damaged a jet's cockpit windshield and sent the international flight back to Miami this week....



Lego giraffe to be named in honor of giraffe-loving boy

Fri, 26 May 2017 07:07:58 GMT2017-05-26T07:07:58Z

BOSTON (AP) -- A giant Lego giraffe is being renamed to honor a giraffe-loving Massachusetts boy who died last month....



Judge to consider contempt against anti-abortion group head

Fri, 26 May 2017 05:10:11 GMT2017-05-26T05:10:11Z

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A federal judge said Thursday he will consider holding the leader of an anti-abortion group in contempt after links to videos that the judge had barred from release appeared on the website of the man's attorneys....



Judge: UPS must pay $247M to NYC and state in cigarette case

Fri, 26 May 2017 03:00:15 GMT2017-05-26T03:00:15Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- A federal judge on Thursday ordered delivery giant UPS Inc. to pay New York City and the state nearly $247 million in damages and penalties for illegally shipping cigarettes....



$95.6M awarded to Philadelphia building collapse survivor

Fri, 26 May 2017 02:41:32 GMT2017-05-26T02:41:32Z

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- An arbitrator has awarded $95.6 million to a Ukrainian immigrant who was seriously injured in a 2013 Philadelphia building collapse....



10 Things to Know for Friday

Fri, 26 May 2017 02:39:47 GMT2017-05-26T02:39:47Z

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



San Bernardino attack suspects shot up to 27 times

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:39:18 GMT2017-05-26T01:39:18Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Authorities released a report Thursday detailing the manhunt and shootout with a husband and wife who killed 14 people and wounded 22 others in the San Bernardino attack in December 2015....



US immigration agents eat, arrest 3 at Michigan restaurant

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:25:45 GMT2017-05-26T01:25:45Z

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- The owner of a Michigan restaurant said U.S. immigration agents who were conducting enforcement at the business ate breakfast - and complimented the chef - before arresting three workers, according to media reports on Thursday....



Report yields new details in 2014 Yosemite air tanker crash

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:16:43 GMT2017-05-26T01:16:43Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The 2014 fatal crash of an air tanker fighting a forest fire in Yosemite National Park came just after the pilot was warned to avoid a tree to the right but then struck trees to the left, according to a National Transportation Safety Board report....



Oakland proposes $1 million for teen in police sex scandal

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:10:37 GMT2017-05-26T01:10:37Z

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The city of Oakland, California is proposing to pay nearly $1 million to the teen daughter of a police dispatcher who says she was sexually abused by officers....



3 federal prison guards charged with sex abuse of inmates

Fri, 26 May 2017 00:45:02 GMT2017-05-26T00:45:02Z

NEW YORK (AP) -- A federal prison guard supervisor charged with repeatedly raping a female inmate who he knew spoke little English and would be turned over to immigration authorities was among three guards arrested Thursday in a prison sexual abuse scandal, authorities said....



'Racially motivated' fight leaves Arizona prison on lockdown

Thu, 25 May 2017 23:57:16 GMT2017-05-25T23:57:16Z

PHOENIX (AP) -- A privately run prison in Arizona remained on lockdown Thursday after four inmates were injured in a brawl involving about 80 prisoners that authorities had to use pepper spray to break up....



Aromatique founder Patti Upton dies at Arkansas home at 79

Thu, 25 May 2017 23:43:36 GMT2017-05-25T23:43:36Z

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Patti Upton, who founded the multimillion-dollar home fragrance company Aromatique thanks to a popular homemade mix of pine cones, oils and spices she concocted to help a friend's shop "smell like Christmas," has died at her Arkansas home. She was 79....



California guards, inmates recovering after rare mass attack

Thu, 25 May 2017 23:30:54 GMT2017-05-25T23:30:54Z

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Four inmates remained hospitalized with gunshot wounds Thursday, a day after California correctional officers opened fire to quell a rare mass attack on eight prison guards by more than 100 inmates, officials said....



Appeals court: Texas must reveal execution drug supplier

Thu, 25 May 2017 23:20:04 GMT2017-05-25T23:20:04Z

HOUSTON (AP) -- A Texas appeals court panel on Thursday upheld a lower court's order that the state's prison agency must identify its execution drug supplier....



Ohio tornadoes damage businesses, interrupt graduation

Thu, 25 May 2017 23:01:07 GMT2017-05-25T23:01:07Z

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) -- Tornadoes that swept through southwest Ohio tossed drainage pipes through the glass windows of a motorcycle shop and heavily damaged a handful of homes....



Police: Teens who shared nude pictures won't face charges

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:48:58 GMT2017-05-25T22:48:58Z

SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (AP) -- Police say 14 children in Connecticut accused of sharing naked photographs and inappropriate text messages will not be charged....



New Mississippi law blocks 1 appeal over death penalty drug

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:39:53 GMT2017-05-25T22:39:53Z

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- The Mississippi Supreme Court has blocked a death row inmate's appeal over the state's planned use of a lethal-injection drug....



Family: Man killed in ambulance crash was battling cancer

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:29:16 GMT2017-05-25T22:29:16Z

DUANESBURG, N.Y. (AP) -- A family member says a 64-year-old man killed in an ambulance crash along an upstate New York road had been battling cancer for five years and had been in constant pain....



Tribes bash proposed Trump budget cuts to Native Americans

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:28:36 GMT2017-05-25T22:28:36Z

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Dozens of Native American tribes in six Western states expressed outrage Thursday at President Trump's proposed budget cuts to American Indian programs, saying they would erase significant progress on child welfare and climate change and gut social services and education on reservations across the U.S....



South Dakota teen with cancer gets OK to walk at graduation

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:13:48 GMT2017-05-25T22:13:48Z

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) -- School officials in Rapid City, South Dakota, have changed their minds and agreed to let a teen with brain cancer walk with her peers at graduation....



2-year-old drowns in North Carolina swimming pool

Thu, 25 May 2017 22:05:55 GMT2017-05-25T22:05:55Z

HOPE MILLS, N.C. (AP) -- A 2-year-old North Carolina boy has drowned in a swimming pool after authorities say he crawled through a doggy door to leave the house....