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Undersea quake sends Alaskans fleeing from feared tsunami

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:10:01 GMT2018-01-23T22:10:01Z

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- A powerful undersea earthquake sent Alaskans fumbling for suitcases and racing to evacuation centers in the middle of the night after a cellphone alert warned a tsunami could hit communities along the state's southern coast and parts of British Columbia....

'We have a voice.' Victims confront ex-gymnastics doctor

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:24:31 GMT2018-01-23T23:24:31Z

Almost 160 women and girls are coming forward in a Michigan courtroom to confront Larry Nassar, the former sports doctor who molested them under the guise of medical treatment....

Ursula K. Le Guin, best-selling science fiction author, dies

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 00:54:12 GMT2018-01-24T00:54:12Z

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Ursula K. Le Guin, the award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer who explored feminist themes and was best known for her Earthsea books, has died at 88....

MPR: Allegations against Keillor far beyond single touch

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:09:38 GMT2018-01-23T23:09:38Z

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Public Radio provided additional details of allegations of sexual harassment against humorist Garrison Keillor on Tuesday, saying his alleged conduct went well beyond his account in November of accidentally touching a woman's bare back....

Gay couple sues US for denying citizenship to 1 twin son

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 03:17:01 GMT2018-01-24T03:17:01Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Ethan and Aiden Dvash-Banks are toddler twins who share almost everything: the same toys, the same nursery, the same clothes and the same parents. Everything but a toothbrush and U.S. citizenship....

Classmate: Girl tortured with siblings was bullied, frail

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 02:08:41 GMT2018-01-24T02:08:41Z

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The oldest of the 13 California siblings who authorities said were imprisoned by their parents was frail, smelly and picked on as a grade school student in Texas, one of her classmates said in a heart-wrenching Facebook post....

Sheriff: Remains of 5 missing gas rig workers recovered

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:18:28 GMT2018-01-23T23:18:28Z

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Officials on Tuesday recovered the remains of five gas rig workers who had been missing since a fiery explosion in eastern Oklahoma a day earlier....

2 dead, 17 injured in Kentucky school shooting; suspect held

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 00:48:57 GMT2018-01-24T00:48:57Z

BENTON, Ky. (AP) -- A 15-year-old student killed two classmates and hit a dozen others with gunfire Tuesday, methodically firing a handgun inside a crowded atrium at his rural Kentucky high school....

California man gets life for buying Filipino children

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:59:29 GMT2018-01-23T23:59:29Z

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A California man was sentenced to life in federal prison Tuesday for buying Filipino children for sex and pornography in what prosecutors called one of most "lurid, willful, and disturbing" child exploitation cases in the nation....

Civil rights leader Wyatt Tee Walker dies; worked beside MLK

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 21:51:22 GMT2018-01-23T21:51:22Z

CHESTER, Va. (AP) -- The Rev. Wyatt Tee Walker, a leader in the civil rights movement who helped the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. assemble his famous "Letter From Birmingham Jail," has died....