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  • ESPN laying off 100 broadcasters, writers as viewers dwindle

    ESPN laying off 100 broadcasters, writers as viewers dwindle

    Thursday, April 27 2017 3:28 AM EDT2017-04-27 07:28:23 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 3:31 AM EDT2017-04-27 07:31:33 GMT
    Some 100 on-air personalities at ESPN, including former athletes-turned-broadcasters Trent Dilfer, Len Elmore and Danny Kanell, have lost their jobs.
    Some 100 on-air personalities at ESPN, including former athletes-turned-broadcasters Trent Dilfer, Len Elmore and Danny Kanell, have lost their jobs.
  • Thompson emotional, ready to return after major LPGA penalty

    Thompson emotional, ready to return after major LPGA penalty

    Thursday, April 27 2017 2:59 AM EDT2017-04-27 06:59:11 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 2:59 AM EDT2017-04-27 06:59:11 GMT
    Lexi Thompson had tears welling up in her eye when talking about how difficult things have been since the 4-stroke penalty that cost her a chance to win the LPGA Tour's first major this year.
    Lexi Thompson had tears welling up in her eye when talking about how difficult things have been since the 4-stroke penalty that cost her a chance to win the LPGA Tour's first major this year.
  • Warriors GM Myers confident Kerr will return to full health

    Warriors GM Myers confident Kerr will return to full health

    Thursday, April 27 2017 2:59 AM EDT2017-04-27 06:59:08 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 2:59 AM EDT2017-04-27 06:59:08 GMT
    Warriors general manager Bob Myers fully expects Steve Kerr to find a successful solution to his debilitating health issues and be back on the bench without being forced out of coaching altogether because of...
    Warriors general manager Bob Myers fully expects Steve Kerr to find a successful solution to his debilitating health issues and be back on the bench without being forced out of coaching altogether because of complications from two back surgeries.
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  • Ex-Congresswoman accused of living large on charity funds

    Ex-Congresswoman accused of living large on charity funds

    Thursday, April 27 2017 5:09 AM EDT2017-04-27 09:09:09 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 5:09 AM EDT2017-04-27 09:09:09 GMT
    Testimony is to continue in the fraud trial of Corrine Brown after prosecutors told jurors the former congresswoman from Florida financed a lavish lifestyle of Beverly Hills shopping trips and fancy parties using...
    Testimony is to continue in the fraud trial of Corrine Brown after prosecutors told jurors the former congresswoman from Florida financed a lavish lifestyle of Beverly Hills shopping trips and fancy parties using donations made to a charity.
  • Trooper ambush killer sentenced to death in Pennsylvania

    Trooper ambush killer sentenced to death in Pennsylvania

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:49 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:49:38 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:49 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:49:38 GMT

    The bell atop the Pike County Courthouse last tolled the fate of a condemned killer in the 1980s. It tolled again Wednesday when Eric Frein was sentenced to death.

    The bell atop the Pike County Courthouse last tolled the fate of a condemned killer in the 1980s. It tolled again Wednesday when Eric Frein was sentenced to death.

  • Texas House OKs 'sanctuary city' ban with tough jail penalty

    Texas House OKs 'sanctuary city' ban with tough jail penalty

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:49 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:49:35 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:49 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:49:35 GMT
    The Republican-controlled Texas House has approved a ban on "sanctuary cities," mandating possible jail time for police chiefs and sheriffs who don't cooperate fully with federal immigration authorities.
    The Republican-controlled Texas House has approved a ban on "sanctuary cities," mandating possible jail time for police chiefs and sheriffs who don't cooperate fully with federal immigration authorities.
  • Suspect barricaded in home after Delaware officer killed

    Suspect barricaded in home after Delaware officer killed

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:49 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:49:29 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:49 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:49:29 GMT

    Authorities say a man suspected of shooting and killing a Delaware state trooper remains barricaded early Thursday inside his house, where he fired shots at officers as they tried to negotiate surrender.

    Authorities say a man suspected of shooting and killing a Delaware state trooper remains barricaded early Thursday inside his house, where he fired shots at officers as they tried to negotiate surrender.

  • FCC chief lays out attack on 'net neutrality' rules

    FCC chief lays out attack on 'net neutrality' rules

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:49 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:49:07 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:49 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:49:07 GMT
    Internet companies are readying for a showdown with a Republican-controlled government over threats to net neutrality, a key issue for them and their users.
    Internet companies are readying for a showdown with a Republican-controlled government over threats to net neutrality, a key issue for them and their users.
  • New Mexico delves into soda tax fight

    New Mexico delves into soda tax fight

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:29 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:29:43 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:29 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:29:43 GMT
    A voter initiative in New Mexico's capital city is being pitched as an educational lifeline for impoverished preschool-aged children and chided as the latest example of local government overreach sweeping...
    A voter initiative in New Mexico's capital city is being pitched as an educational lifeline for impoverished preschool-aged children and chided as the latest example of local government overreach sweeping progressive US cities.
  • Texas poised to pass 'sanctuary city' ban with jail penalty

    Texas poised to pass 'sanctuary city' ban with jail penalty

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:29 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:29:03 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:29 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:29:03 GMT
    Texas Republicans are poised to take a big step toward banning "sanctuary cities" in their state, debating a bill through which police chiefs and sheriffs could even be jailed for not cooperating fully with federal...
    Texas Republicans are poised to take a big step toward banning "sanctuary cities" in their state, debating a bill through which police chiefs and sheriffs could even be jailed for not cooperating fully with federal immigration authorities.
  • Trump tax plan could be good news for many, bad for deficit

    Trump tax plan could be good news for many, bad for deficit

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:28 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:28:19 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:28 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:28:19 GMT

    President Donald Trump's plan to provide massive tax breaks to corporations faces big challenges as Washington struggles with mounting debt.

    President Donald Trump's plan to provide massive tax breaks to corporations faces big challenges as Washington struggles with mounting debt.

  • Plan to give health care to every Californian moves forward

    Plan to give health care to every Californian moves forward

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:18 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:18:25 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:18 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:18:25 GMT
    California lawmakers are considering a proposal that would overhaul the health care system of the nation's most populous state by eliminating insurers and guaranteeing coverage for everyone.
    California lawmakers are considering a proposal that would overhaul the health care system of the nation's most populous state by eliminating insurers and guaranteeing coverage for everyone.
  • FDA: Avoid fake 'miracle' cancer treatments sold on internet

    FDA: Avoid fake 'miracle' cancer treatments sold on internet

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:18 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:18:05 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:18 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:18:05 GMT
    U.S. regulators are warning consumers to avoid 65 bogus products hawked on the internet with false claims that they can cure, treat or prevent cancer.
    U.S. regulators are warning consumers to avoid 65 bogus products hawked on the internet with false claims that they can cure, treat or prevent cancer.
  • Justices hear dispute over lower-cost biotech drugs sales

    Justices hear dispute over lower-cost biotech drugs sales

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:18 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:18:03 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:18 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:18:03 GMT
    The Supreme Court is considering a dispute between rival drug companies that could affect how quickly life-saving generic medicines are available to the public.
    The Supreme Court is considering a dispute between rival drug companies that could affect how quickly life-saving generic medicines are available to the public.
  • Delaware trooper fatally shot outside convenience store

    Delaware trooper fatally shot outside convenience store

    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:08:37 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 4:08 AM EDT2017-04-27 08:08:37 GMT
    Delaware state police say a man shot and killed a state trooper outside a convenience store and later barricaded himself inside his house.
    Delaware state police say a man shot and killed a state trooper outside a convenience store and later barricaded himself inside his house.
  • Jefferson Muzzle 'awards' take aim at free-speech offenders

    Jefferson Muzzle 'awards' take aim at free-speech offenders

    Thursday, April 27 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-04-27 07:30:04 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 3:32 AM EDT2017-04-27 07:32:21 GMT
    A Tennessee sheriff and the state government of Illinois are among the 2017 recipients of a Virginia free-speech group's satiric awards for what it considers the past year's most egregious offenses.
    A Tennessee sheriff and the state government of Illinois are among the 2017 recipients of a Virginia free-speech group's satiric awards for what it considers the past year's most egregious offenses.
  • Here's what could be next for Trump's sanctuary cities order

    Here's what could be next for Trump's sanctuary cities order

    Thursday, April 27 2017 3:29 AM EDT2017-04-27 07:29:10 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 3:31 AM EDT2017-04-27 07:31:53 GMT

    In a ruling on Tuesday, a federal judge quoted Trump to support his decision to block the president's order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with U.S. immigration officials.

    In a ruling on Tuesday, a federal judge quoted Trump to support his decision to block the president's order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with U.S. immigration officials.

  • Anti-Trump bar earmarks its profits for progressive causes

    Anti-Trump bar earmarks its profits for progressive causes

    Thursday, April 27 2017 2:59 AM EDT2017-04-27 06:59:20 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 2:59 AM EDT2017-04-27 06:59:20 GMT
    A new anti-Trump bar in New York City is giving patrons the chance to put their money where their politics are by earmarking profits for a range of progressive causes.
    A new anti-Trump bar in New York City is giving patrons the chance to put their money where their politics are by earmarking profits for a range of progressive causes.
  • Arkansas' set to conclude executions with 4th on Thursday

    Arkansas' set to conclude executions with 4th on Thursday

    Thursday, April 27 2017 1:30 AM EDT2017-04-27 05:30:27 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 1:30 AM EDT2017-04-27 05:30:27 GMT
    Arkansas' aggressive effort to execute condemned inmates is set to conclude Thursday after the state Supreme Court refused to stay the execution of a man who killed a former deputy prison warden following an escape.
    Arkansas' aggressive effort to execute condemned inmates is set to conclude Thursday after the state Supreme Court refused to stay the execution of a man who killed a former deputy prison warden following an escape.
  • Activists: Mexican who sought refuge in US church detained

    Activists: Mexican who sought refuge in US church detained

    Thursday, April 27 2017 1:30 AM EDT2017-04-27 05:30:10 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 1:30 AM EDT2017-04-27 05:30:10 GMT
    Activists say a man who once sought sanctuary from deportation in a Colorado church has been detained by federal immigration agents.
    Activists say a man who once sought sanctuary from deportation in a Colorado church has been detained by federal immigration agents.
  • Neanderthals in California? Maybe so, provocative study says

    Neanderthals in California? Maybe so, provocative study says

    Thursday, April 27 2017 1:29 AM EDT2017-04-27 05:29:50 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 1:29 AM EDT2017-04-27 05:29:50 GMT
    A startling new report asserts that the first known Americans arrived much, much earlier than scientists thought _ more than 100,000 years ago.
    A startling new report asserts that the first known Americans arrived much, much earlier than scientists thought _ more than 100,000 years ago.
  • Jury sentences ambush killer to death in Pennsylvania

    Jury sentences ambush killer to death in Pennsylvania

    Thursday, April 27 2017 1:19 AM EDT2017-04-27 05:19:29 GMT
    Thursday, April 27 2017 1:19 AM EDT2017-04-27 05:19:29 GMT
    A jury has given the death penalty to a gunman who targeted Pennsylvania state troopers at their barracks, killing one and leaving a second with devastating injuries.
    A jury has given the death penalty to a gunman who targeted Pennsylvania state troopers at their barracks, killing one and leaving a second with devastating injuries.
  • Family buy plane tickets for condemned inmate's daughter

    Family buy plane tickets for condemned inmate's daughter

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:38 PM EDT2017-04-27 02:38:13 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-04-27 03:58:23 GMT

    Relatives of a man whose death was caused by Arkansas death row inmate Kenneth Williams say they forgive him and to show it they bought plane tickets for some of his family members to visit him.

    Relatives of a man whose death was caused by Arkansas death row inmate Kenneth Williams say they forgive him and to show it they bought plane tickets for some of his family members to visit him.

  • Utah Rep. Chaffetz needs surgery, will be away for weeks

    Utah Rep. Chaffetz needs surgery, will be away for weeks

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:19 PM EDT2017-04-27 03:19:36 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:19 PM EDT2017-04-27 03:19:36 GMT
    Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz needs surgery and will be away from the Capitol for several weeks.
    Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz needs surgery and will be away from the Capitol for several weeks.
  • Suspect charged with 3 counts of murder in Fresno rampage

    Suspect charged with 3 counts of murder in Fresno rampage

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:19 PM EDT2017-04-27 03:19:29 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:19 PM EDT2017-04-27 03:19:29 GMT
    The black suspect in a racially motivated shooting in Fresno has been charged with three counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of white men targeted randomly on the street.
    The black suspect in a racially motivated shooting in Fresno has been charged with three counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of white men targeted randomly on the street.
  • White man gets 15 years for shooting 5 black men at protest

    White man gets 15 years for shooting 5 black men at protest

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:49 PM EDT2017-04-27 02:49:56 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:49 PM EDT2017-04-27 02:49:56 GMT
    A white Minnesota man has been sentenced to over 15 years in prison for shooting and wounding five black men who were demonstrating against the police killing of an African-American.
    A white Minnesota man has been sentenced to over 15 years in prison for shooting and wounding five black men who were demonstrating against the police killing of an African-American.
  • APNewsBreak: Boston police make little progress on race gap

    APNewsBreak: Boston police make little progress on race gap

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-04-27 00:39:25 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-04-27 00:39:25 GMT
    The rate at which minorities are subjected to stops, searches and frisks by police doesn't appear to be improving in Boston.
    The rate at which minorities are subjected to stops, searches and frisks by police doesn't appear to be improving in Boston.
  • Wyoming wolf hunts to start again after US court decision

    Wyoming wolf hunts to start again after US court decision

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 8:29 PM EDT2017-04-27 00:29:06 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 8:32 PM EDT2017-04-27 00:32:31 GMT
    Wyoming is gearing up to hold its first wolf hunting season in four years.
    Wyoming is gearing up to hold its first wolf hunting season in four years.
  • Judge strikes down Louisiana abortion law: unconstitutional

    Judge strikes down Louisiana abortion law: unconstitutional

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 7:27 PM EDT2017-04-26 23:27:00 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 7:32 PM EDT2017-04-26 23:32:25 GMT
    A federal judge has struck down a Louisiana law requiring doctors who perform abortions to have permission to admit patients to a nearby hospital, citing a U.S. Supreme Court decision against a similar Texas law.
    A federal judge has struck down a Louisiana law requiring doctors who perform abortions to have permission to admit patients to a nearby hospital, citing a U.S. Supreme Court decision against a similar Texas law.
  • A look at prominent figures in 1992 riot, where they are now

    A look at prominent figures in 1992 riot, where they are now

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 7:17 PM EDT2017-04-26 23:17:02 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 7:17 PM EDT2017-04-26 23:17:02 GMT
    Some of the key players have died while others have gone on quietly with their lives in the 25 years since a jury acquitted four white police officers in the videotaped beating of black motorist Rodney King.
    Some of the key players have died while others have gone on quietly with their lives in the 25 years since a jury acquitted four white police officers in the videotaped beating of black motorist Rodney King.
  • Attorney: Hernandez hinted at suicide weeks before his death

    Attorney: Hernandez hinted at suicide weeks before his death

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 6:00 PM EDT2017-04-26 22:00:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 6:00 PM EDT2017-04-26 22:00:08 GMT
    A jailhouse friend of Aaron Hernandez says prison officials denied the former NFL star's request for a cellmate months before he hanged himself.
    A jailhouse friend of Aaron Hernandez says prison officials denied the former NFL star's request for a cellmate months before he hanged himself.
  • Tenants sue over California building fire that killed 4

    Tenants sue over California building fire that killed 4

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-04-26 21:48:10 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-04-26 21:48:10 GMT
    Former residents of a rundown, low-income California apartment building that caught fire and killed four people last month have filed a lawsuit against the building's owners and managers.
    Former residents of a rundown, low-income California apartment building that caught fire and killed four people last month have filed a lawsuit against the building's owners and managers.
  • Yale grad students pledge hunger strike to press union bid

    Yale grad students pledge hunger strike to press union bid

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-04-26 20:58:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-04-26 20:58:08 GMT
    As a union push stalls at Yale University, organizers are stepping up pressure to bring the administration to the negotiating table.
    As a union push stalls at Yale University, organizers are stepping up pressure to bring the administration to the negotiating table.
  • Audit: Ferguson courts 'in disarray' after police killing

    Audit: Ferguson courts 'in disarray' after police killing

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 2:21 PM EDT2017-04-26 18:21:54 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 2:21 PM EDT2017-04-26 18:21:54 GMT
    State auditors in Missouri found the Ferguson court system "in disarray" during an audit launched amid the unrest following the fatal 2014 police shooting of Michael Brown.
    State auditors in Missouri found the Ferguson court system "in disarray" during an audit launched amid the unrest following the fatal 2014 police shooting of Michael Brown.
  • Trailblazing Colorado abortion law marks 50th anniversary

    Trailblazing Colorado abortion law marks 50th anniversary

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 1:59 PM EDT2017-04-26 17:59:17 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 1:59 PM EDT2017-04-26 17:59:17 GMT
    It's the 50th anniversary of a groundbreaking Colorado law that significantly loosened restrictions on legal abortions.
    It's the 50th anniversary of a groundbreaking Colorado law that significantly loosened restrictions on legal abortions.
  • Questions persist in death of prominent New York judge

    Questions persist in death of prominent New York judge

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-04-26 17:40:24 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-04-26 17:40:24 GMT
    The death of the first black woman on New York's highest court has left both police and admirers mystified.
    The death of the first black woman on New York's highest court has left both police and admirers mystified.
  • Daughter: Bill Cosby 'is not abusive, violent or a rapist'

    Daughter: Bill Cosby 'is not abusive, violent or a rapist'

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:47 PM EDT2017-04-26 16:47:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:47 PM EDT2017-04-26 16:47:32 GMT
    Bill Cosby's youngest daughter has come to the comedian's defense ahead of a looming sexual assault trial.
    Bill Cosby's youngest daughter has come to the comedian's defense ahead of a looming sexual assault trial.
  • San Diego schools defend effort to fight Islamophobia

    San Diego schools defend effort to fight Islamophobia

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:49 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:49:43 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:49 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:49:43 GMT
    One of the nation's largest school districts is launching an effort to better educate parents and teachers of its 132,000 students about Islam and Islamophobia, drawing praise and criticism.
    One of the nation's largest school districts is launching an effort to better educate parents and teachers of its 132,000 students about Islam and Islamophobia, drawing praise and criticism.
  • Court documents: Mother had abused teen in kidnapping case

    Court documents: Mother had abused teen in kidnapping case

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:49 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:49:38 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:49 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:49:38 GMT
    Court documents show that the mother of a Tennessee teen allegedly kidnapped by her teacher has abused the girl for months.
    Court documents show that the mother of a Tennessee teen allegedly kidnapped by her teacher has abused the girl for months.
  • At least global warming may get Americans off the couch more

    At least global warming may get Americans off the couch more

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:39 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:39:04 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:39 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:39:04 GMT
    A new study finds that as the world warms and winters get milder, Americans will be more physically active.
    A new study finds that as the world warms and winters get milder, Americans will be more physically active.
  • Hope for preemies as artificial womb helps tiny lambs grow

    Hope for preemies as artificial womb helps tiny lambs grow

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:27 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:27:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:31 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:31:52 GMT
    Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies _ and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might...
    Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies _ and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might work.
  • Some high plains farmers struggling after fires, drought

    Some high plains farmers struggling after fires, drought

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-04-26 14:49:20 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-04-26 14:49:20 GMT
    Deep snow is melting into Western mountain streams, but some farmers and ranchers on the high plains are struggling amid a lengthy dry spell and the aftermath of destructive wildfires.
    Deep snow is melting into Western mountain streams, but some farmers and ranchers on the high plains are struggling amid a lengthy dry spell and the aftermath of destructive wildfires.
  • Hardball health care option may cost Trump and taxpayers

    Hardball health care option may cost Trump and taxpayers

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-04-26 14:08:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-04-26 14:08:19 GMT

    A hardball tactic to force congressional Democrats to negotiate on President Donald Trump's health care priorities might end up backfiring.

    A hardball tactic to force congressional Democrats to negotiate on President Donald Trump's health care priorities might end up backfiring.

  • 'Bachelor' star Chris Soules charged in deadly Iowa crash

    'Bachelor' star Chris Soules charged in deadly Iowa crash

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 13:07:04 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 13:07:04 GMT

    Iowa authorities have arrested former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules, alleging that he fled the scene of a deadly traffic accident.

    Iowa authorities have arrested former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules, alleging that he fled the scene of a deadly traffic accident.

  • Astronaut breaks US space record, gets call from Trump

    Astronaut breaks US space record, gets call from Trump

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 7:08 AM EDT2017-04-26 11:08:10 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 7:08 AM EDT2017-04-26 11:08:10 GMT
    Astronaut Peggy Whitson has another record under her space belt.
    Astronaut Peggy Whitson has another record under her space belt.
  • Study: Man-made extreme weather has hit all over the world

    Study: Man-made extreme weather has hit all over the world

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 6:57 AM EDT2017-04-26 10:57:35 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 6:57 AM EDT2017-04-26 10:57:35 GMT
    A new study says nearly everybody on Earth has felt some kind of record extreme weather that can be blamed on global warming.
    A new study says nearly everybody on Earth has felt some kind of record extreme weather that can be blamed on global warming.
  • Right-wing radio host Alex Jones responds to Chobani lawsuit

    Right-wing radio host Alex Jones responds to Chobani lawsuit

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 4:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 08:07:48 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 4:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 08:07:48 GMT
    Right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones says he's not backing down in response to a defamation lawsuit filed by Greek yogurt giant Chobani.
    Right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones says he's not backing down in response to a defamation lawsuit filed by Greek yogurt giant Chobani.
  • Documents: Teen abused by mom before kidnapping by teacher

    Documents: Teen abused by mom before kidnapping by teacher

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:39:57 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:39 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:39:57 GMT
    Court documents show that a 15-year-old Tennessee girl who was allegedly kidnapped by her teacher had endured months of abuse by her mother.
    Court documents show that a 15-year-old Tennessee girl who was allegedly kidnapped by her teacher had endured months of abuse by her mother.
  • Contrasting accounts of Arkansas execution from witnesses

    Contrasting accounts of Arkansas execution from witnesses

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:30:02 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:30:02 GMT

    After going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days, including two in one night.

    After going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days, including two in one night.

  • Wells Fargo faces shareholders, protesters at annual meeting

    Wells Fargo faces shareholders, protesters at annual meeting

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:27 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:27:59 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:30:31 GMT
    Wells Fargo's top management and board of directors will face an irritated group of investors Tuesday.
    Wells Fargo's top management and board of directors will face an irritated group of investors Tuesday.
  • Witness: Durst victim said he may kill her years earlier

    Witness: Durst victim said he may kill her years earlier

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:27 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:27:14 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:30:16 GMT
    A friend of Susan Berman testified that Berman tapped New York real estate heir Robert Durst as her potential killer years before she was executed in her home.
    A friend of Susan Berman testified that Berman tapped New York real estate heir Robert Durst as her potential killer years before she was executed in her home.
  • Lawyers want Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction dismissed

    Lawyers want Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction dismissed

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:19 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:19:33 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:19 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:19:33 GMT
    Lawyers for former NFL star Aaron Hernandez are formally asking that his first-degree murder conviction be dismissed in Massachusetts now that he has died.
    Lawyers for former NFL star Aaron Hernandez are formally asking that his first-degree murder conviction be dismissed in Massachusetts now that he has died.
  • Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

    Judge blocks Trump threat to withhold 'sanctuary city' funds

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:07:24 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:07:24 GMT
    A federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.. (Source: Raycom Media)A federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.. (Source: Raycom Media)

    A federal judge in San Francisco has blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.

    A federal judge in San Francisco has blocked a Trump administration order to withhold funding from communities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.

  • The Latest: Spicer calls judge's decision 'egregious'

    The Latest: Spicer calls judge's decision 'egregious'

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 2:38 AM EDT2017-04-26 06:38:26 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 2:38 AM EDT2017-04-26 06:38:26 GMT
    San Francisco's city attorney says that President Donald Trump should stop using the death of a woman shot along a waterfront pier by a man who was in the country illegally to politicize the issue of "sanctuary...
    San Francisco's city attorney says that President Donald Trump should stop using the death of a woman shot along a waterfront pier by a man who was in the country illegally to politicize the issue of "sanctuary cities.".
  • Tamir Rice lawyer releases videos ahead of officer hearings

    Tamir Rice lawyer releases videos ahead of officer hearings

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:19:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:19:32 GMT
    The partner of a Cleveland officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir (tuh-MEER') Rice recalls pleading for a faster response from medics as the wounded boy's condition worsened.
    The partner of a Cleveland officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir (tuh-MEER') Rice recalls pleading for a faster response from medics as the wounded boy's condition worsened.
  • Wisconsin AG: Undercover campaign videos reveal no crime

    Wisconsin AG: Undercover campaign videos reveal no crime

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:09:05 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:09:05 GMT
    The Wisconsin Department of Justice has concluded that secretly recorded videos of a Democratic activist bragging about deploying troublemakers at Donald Trump campaign rallies show no evidence that any laws were...
    The Wisconsin Department of Justice has concluded that secretly recorded videos of a Democratic activist bragging about deploying troublemakers at Donald Trump campaign rallies show no evidence that any laws were broken.
  • Idaho: Remains of 2 people found in Oregon Trail badger hole

    Idaho: Remains of 2 people found in Oregon Trail badger hole

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:48:54 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:48:54 GMT
    A fluke discovery of children's bones protruding from a badger hole in Idaho has investigators trying to determine if they're dealing with a double homicide or the disturbed grave of young 19th century pioneers who...
    A fluke discovery of children's bones protruding from a badger hole in Idaho has investigators trying to determine if they're dealing with a double homicide or the disturbed grave of young 19th century pioneers who died on the Oregon Trail.
  • Seattle crushes rain record, while rival Portland wet too

    Seattle crushes rain record, while rival Portland wet too

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-04-26 01:09:49 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-04-26 01:09:49 GMT
    Soggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record.
    Soggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record.
  • Wisconsin dairy farmers face spoiling market, tight deadline

    Wisconsin dairy farmers face spoiling market, tight deadline

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 7:39 PM EDT2017-04-25 23:39:00 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 7:39 PM EDT2017-04-25 23:39:00 GMT
    A handful of Wisconsin dairy farmers whose Canada market evaporated in a trade dispute were weighing offers from new buyers on Tuesday, but others were running out of time before an expiring contract risked putting...
    A handful of Wisconsin dairy farmers whose Canada market evaporated in a trade dispute were weighing offers from new buyers on Tuesday, but others were running out of time before an expiring contract risked putting them out of business.
  • Panel recommends keeping moratorium on Oklahoma executions

    Panel recommends keeping moratorium on Oklahoma executions

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 6:49 PM EDT2017-04-25 22:49:57 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 6:49 PM EDT2017-04-25 22:49:57 GMT
    A moratorium on executions in Oklahoma should be extended until major changes are made to the state's capital punishment system so that an innocent person isn't put to death, a state commission recommended on Tuesday.
    A moratorium on executions in Oklahoma should be extended until major changes are made to the state's capital punishment system so that an innocent person isn't put to death, a state commission recommended on Tuesday.
  • Detective: Durst's wife told neighbor of beating, threats

    Detective: Durst's wife told neighbor of beating, threats

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 6:38 PM EDT2017-04-25 22:38:46 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 6:38 PM EDT2017-04-25 22:38:46 GMT
    A retired New York police detective says the missing wife of New York real estate heir Robert Durst once went to her neighbor's in pajamas and said her husband beat her and she feared he would kill her.
    A retired New York police detective says the missing wife of New York real estate heir Robert Durst once went to her neighbor's in pajamas and said her husband beat her and she feared he would kill her.
  • Study: Whale and boat collisions may be more common

    Study: Whale and boat collisions may be more common

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:28:58 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:28:58 GMT
    A group of marine scientists say collisions of whales and boats off of New England may be more common than previously thought.
    A group of marine scientists say collisions of whales and boats off of New England may be more common than previously thought.
  • Former federal officer pleads guilty to killing 2 strangers

    Former federal officer pleads guilty to killing 2 strangers

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:59:41 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:59:41 GMT
    Former federal security officer has pleaded guilty to killing two strangers and wounding two others during shooting rampage in Washington, D.C.'s suburbs.
    Former federal security officer has pleaded guilty to killing two strangers and wounding two others during shooting rampage in Washington, D.C.'s suburbs.
  • Police ambush killer won't take stand in bid to spare life

    Police ambush killer won't take stand in bid to spare life

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:59:20 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:59:20 GMT
    The sister of a man who shot and killed a Pennsylvania State Police trooper in a 2014 ambush says he was her "protector" against their abusive parents.
    The sister of a man who shot and killed a Pennsylvania State Police trooper in a 2014 ambush says he was her "protector" against their abusive parents.
  • States combat rising number of laser strikes on aircraft

    States combat rising number of laser strikes on aircraft

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:40:31 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:40:31 GMT
    Michigan is poised to join a growing list of states that are making it a crime to attack aircraft with lasers, which endanger pilots and passengers.
    Michigan is poised to join a growing list of states that are making it a crime to attack aircraft with lasers, which endanger pilots and passengers.
  • Timeline of Arkansas execution from AP reporter

    Timeline of Arkansas execution from AP reporter

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:26 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:26:58 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:29:12 GMT
    A federal judge temporarily halted a second execution Monday night in Arkansas after attorneys said in a court filing that the first execution for Jack Jones "appeared to be tortuous and inhumane.".
    A federal judge temporarily halted a second execution Monday night in Arkansas after attorneys said in a court filing that the first execution for Jack Jones "appeared to be tortuous and inhumane.".
  • Methodist court takes up challenge to election of gay bishop

    Methodist court takes up challenge to election of gay bishop

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:07 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:07:20 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 4:07 PM EDT2017-04-25 20:07:20 GMT
    The top court of the United Methodist Church is considering invalidating the election of the first openly gay bishop.
    The top court of the United Methodist Church is considering invalidating the election of the first openly gay bishop.
  • Tough court on immigration serves as model for Trump plans

    Tough court on immigration serves as model for Trump plans

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 1:37 PM EDT2017-04-25 17:37:25 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 1:37 PM EDT2017-04-25 17:37:25 GMT
    A courthouse on the border in Texas is serving as a model for the kind of tough immigration enforcement advocated by President Donald Trump.
    A courthouse on the border in Texas is serving as a model for the kind of tough immigration enforcement advocated by President Donald Trump.
  • Beloved 600-year-old white oak tree takes final bow

    Beloved 600-year-old white oak tree takes final bow

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:39 PM EDT2017-04-25 16:39:33 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:39 PM EDT2017-04-25 16:39:33 GMT
    A 600-year-old white oak tree in New Jersey that's believed to be among the oldest in the nation is about to come down.
    A 600-year-old white oak tree in New Jersey that's believed to be among the oldest in the nation is about to come down.
  • Fewer immigrants without status since 2009-report

    Fewer immigrants without status since 2009-report

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-04-25 15:26:08 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-04-25 15:26:08 GMT
    A new study shows the number of immigrants in the U.S. illegally has fallen to 11 million since 2009, largely because of a drop-off in the number of Mexicans without legal status.
    A new study shows the number of immigrants in the U.S. illegally has fallen to 11 million since 2009, largely because of a drop-off in the number of Mexicans without legal status.
  • Aviation officer gives his version of United flight removal

    Aviation officer gives his version of United flight removal

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-04-25 13:58:42 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:58 AM EDT2017-04-25 13:58:42 GMT

    The Chicago aviation police officer who pulled a man off a United Airlines flight describes the man as physically and verbally combative during the incident.

    The Chicago aviation police officer who pulled a man off a United Airlines flight describes the man as physically and verbally combative during the incident.

  • US students score poorly on national arts and music exam

    US students score poorly on national arts and music exam

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:47 AM EDT2017-04-25 13:47:12 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:47 AM EDT2017-04-25 13:47:12 GMT
    When it comes to music and visual arts, American teenagers could use some help.
    When it comes to music and visual arts, American teenagers could use some help.
  • Volunteers accompany US immigrants to court to allay fears

    Volunteers accompany US immigrants to court to allay fears

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:17 AM EDT2017-04-25 13:17:57 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 9:20 AM EDT2017-04-25 13:20:52 GMT
    Volunteers step up to accompany people living in the US illegally to court hearings and meetings with immigration officials in New York, New Mexico, elsewhere.
    Volunteers step up to accompany people living in the US illegally to court hearings and meetings with immigration officials in New York, New Mexico, elsewhere.
  • 'This was real': Artifacts save Holocaust stories for future

    'This was real': Artifacts save Holocaust stories for future

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-04-25 12:56:38 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 8:56 AM EDT2017-04-25 12:56:38 GMT

    A Holocaust survivor says thousands of artifacts housed in the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum's new conservation and research center will show future generations "that this was real."

    A Holocaust survivor says thousands of artifacts housed in the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum's new conservation and research center will show future generations "that this was real."

  • Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

    Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 7:17 AM EDT2017-04-25 11:17:17 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 7:17 AM EDT2017-04-25 11:17:17 GMT

    The Senate plans to vote on the former Georgia governor's nomination Monday.

    The Senate plans to vote on the former Georgia governor's nomination Monday.

  • Drones used for first time in major search at Grand Canyon

    Drones used for first time in major search at Grand Canyon

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:37 AM EDT2017-04-25 09:37:57 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:37 AM EDT2017-04-25 09:37:57 GMT
    The desperate search for two people who disappeared at the bottom of the Grand Canyon last weekend marked the National Park Service's most extensive use yet of drones for a search-and-rescue operation.
    The desperate search for two people who disappeared at the bottom of the Grand Canyon last weekend marked the National Park Service's most extensive use yet of drones for a search-and-rescue operation.
  • Aaron Hernandez friends, family turn out for private funeral

    Aaron Hernandez friends, family turn out for private funeral

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:38:12 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:38:12 GMT
    Former NFL player Aaron Hernandez's Connecticut hometown is preparing for his funeral.
    Former NFL player Aaron Hernandez's Connecticut hometown is preparing for his funeral.
  • Black man punched by California officer files rights lawsuit

    Black man punched by California officer files rights lawsuit

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:29 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:29:07 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 3:29 AM EDT2017-04-25 07:29:07 GMT
    A black man hurled to the ground and punched repeatedly in the face by a police officer this month has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city and county of Sacramento.
    A black man hurled to the ground and punched repeatedly in the face by a police officer this month has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city and county of Sacramento.
  • Police ambush killer's mother begs for his life

    Police ambush killer's mother begs for his life

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 2:37 AM EDT2017-04-25 06:37:30 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 2:37 AM EDT2017-04-25 06:37:30 GMT
    A judge has rejected a request for an emergency competency hearing for a survivalist who ambushed two Pennsylvania State Police troopers and now refuses to communicate with his lawyers.
    A judge has rejected a request for an emergency competency hearing for a survivalist who ambushed two Pennsylvania State Police troopers and now refuses to communicate with his lawyers.
  • Artifacts preserve Holocaust stories for future generations

    Artifacts preserve Holocaust stories for future generations

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 2:08 AM EDT2017-04-25 06:08:10 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 2:08 AM EDT2017-04-25 06:08:10 GMT
    The small wicker doll chair was an inauspicious toy, but it meant the world to Louise Lawrence-Israels.
    The small wicker doll chair was an inauspicious toy, but it meant the world to Louise Lawrence-Israels.
  • Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

    Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 2:06 AM EDT2017-04-25 06:06:51 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 2:06 AM EDT2017-04-25 06:06:51 GMT

    Two Arkansas inmates who say they're in poor health after decades on death row argue that their medical conditions could lead to extreme pain during lethal injections.

    Two Arkansas inmates who say they're in poor health after decades on death row argue that their medical conditions could lead to extreme pain during lethal injections.

  • Couple charged in shooting outside Seattle right-wing event

    Couple charged in shooting outside Seattle right-wing event

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 1:49 AM EDT2017-04-25 05:49:20 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 1:49 AM EDT2017-04-25 05:49:20 GMT
    Prosecutors have charged a couple in connection with a shooting during a demonstration over the appearance of a right-wing speaker at the University of Washington.
    Prosecutors have charged a couple in connection with a shooting during a demonstration over the appearance of a right-wing speaker at the University of Washington.
  • The Latest: Spokesman says inmate apologized to director

    The Latest: Spokesman says inmate apologized to director

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 1:48 AM EDT2017-04-25 05:48:57 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 1:48 AM EDT2017-04-25 05:48:57 GMT
    A federal appeals court has rejected an Arkansas inmate's request for a stay of execution for the rape and killing of a woman more than two decades ago.
    A federal appeals court has rejected an Arkansas inmate's request for a stay of execution for the rape and killing of a woman more than two decades ago.
  • Russian man sentenced to 27 years in hacking case

    Russian man sentenced to 27 years in hacking case

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 1:07 AM EDT2017-04-25 05:07:19 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 1:07 AM EDT2017-04-25 05:07:19 GMT
    Federal prosecutors want the Russian man convicted of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card data to be sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison and ordered to pay about $170 million in restitution.
    Federal prosecutors want the Russian man convicted of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card data to be sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison and ordered to pay about $170 million in restitution.
  • GM appeal of ignition switch ruling rejected by high court

    GM appeal of ignition switch ruling rejected by high court

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:16 AM EDT2017-04-25 04:16:19 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 12:16 AM EDT2017-04-25 04:16:19 GMT
    The Supreme Court has turned away an appeal from General Motors Co. seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition switches that could expose the company to billions of dollars in additional claims.
    The Supreme Court has turned away an appeal from General Motors Co. seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition switches that could expose the company to billions of dollars in additional claims.
  • Woman found shot execution-style in Oregon was from Russia

    Woman found shot execution-style in Oregon was from Russia

    Monday, April 24 2017 11:18 PM EDT2017-04-25 03:18:28 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 11:18 PM EDT2017-04-25 03:18:28 GMT
    Authorities say a woman who was found shot in the remote woods of Oregon arrived in the United States from Russia last month and was having an "interesting love triangle relationship" with the man arrested in her...
    Authorities say a woman who was found shot in the remote woods of Oregon arrived in the United States from Russia last month and was having an "interesting love triangle relationship" with the man arrested in her death and another woman.
  • New Orleans takes down white supremacist monument

    New Orleans takes down white supremacist monument

    Monday, April 24 2017 10:26 PM EDT2017-04-25 02:26:42 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 10:26 PM EDT2017-04-25 02:26:42 GMT
    New Orleans will begin taking down Confederate statutes, becoming the latest Southern body to divorce itself from what some say are symbols of racism and intolerance.
    New Orleans will begin taking down Confederate statutes, becoming the latest Southern body to divorce itself from what some say are symbols of racism and intolerance.
  • Condemned men seek appeals even after decades behind bars

    Condemned men seek appeals even after decades behind bars

    Monday, April 24 2017 10:08 PM EDT2017-04-25 02:08:24 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 10:08 PM EDT2017-04-25 02:08:24 GMT
    Last-ditch court appeals could block the executions of two Arkansas inmates who are scheduled to be put to death Monday.
    Last-ditch court appeals could block the executions of two Arkansas inmates who are scheduled to be put to death Monday.
  • Man who shot at car in downtown Los Angeles surrenders

    Man who shot at car in downtown Los Angeles surrenders

    Monday, April 24 2017 9:37 PM EDT2017-04-25 01:37:47 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 9:37 PM EDT2017-04-25 01:37:47 GMT
    Police say a man suspected of shooting at a passing motorist in downtown Los Angeles has been taken into custody after refusing to surrender for hours.
    Police say a man suspected of shooting at a passing motorist in downtown Los Angeles has been taken into custody after refusing to surrender for hours.
  • 'Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance' author dead

    'Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance' author dead

    Monday, April 24 2017 9:27 PM EDT2017-04-25 01:27:17 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 9:27 PM EDT2017-04-25 01:27:17 GMT
    Robert M. Pirsig, whose novel 'Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance' became a million-selling classic after more than 100 publishers turned it down, died Monday at age 88.
    Robert M. Pirsig, whose novel 'Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance' became a million-selling classic after more than 100 publishers turned it down, died Monday at age 88.
  • Governor tightens regulations after boy's waterslide death

    Governor tightens regulations after boy's waterslide death

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:56 PM EDT2017-04-24 23:56:26 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:56 PM EDT2017-04-24 23:56:26 GMT
    The death of a colleague's son spurred the governor in the often anti-regulation Kansas to toughen the state's inspection requirements for amusement parks.
    The death of a colleague's son spurred the governor in the often anti-regulation Kansas to toughen the state's inspection requirements for amusement parks.
  • Man pleads no contest to arson in 2014 Los Angeles inferno

    Man pleads no contest to arson in 2014 Los Angeles inferno

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:16 PM EDT2017-04-24 23:16:47 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:16 PM EDT2017-04-24 23:16:47 GMT
    A man who a witness said was angry about the killing of a black man by police in Missouri pleaded no contest Monday to igniting a huge inferno in downtown Los Angeles that destroyed a block of apartments under...
    A man who a witness said was angry about the killing of a black man by police in Missouri pleaded no contest Monday to igniting a huge inferno in downtown Los Angeles that destroyed a block of apartments under construction.
  • Utah zoo welcomes baby zebra; first born there since 1980s

    Utah zoo welcomes baby zebra; first born there since 1980s

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:16 PM EDT2017-04-24 23:16:28 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:16 PM EDT2017-04-24 23:16:28 GMT
    The Salt Lake City zoo has added a fourth striped member to its zebra exhibit after a foal was born at the facility earlier this month.
    The Salt Lake City zoo has added a fourth striped member to its zebra exhibit after a foal was born at the facility earlier this month.
  • Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

    Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

    Monday, April 24 2017 6:58 PM EDT2017-04-24 22:58:25 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 6:58 PM EDT2017-04-24 22:58:25 GMT
    Court documents say a Tennessee teacher charged with kidnapping a 15-year-old student and driving her to California had planned to take the girl to Mexico and took a boat from San Diego on a test run.
    Court documents say a Tennessee teacher charged with kidnapping a 15-year-old student and driving her to California had planned to take the girl to Mexico and took a boat from San Diego on a test run.
  • Ann Coulter's backers at UC Berkeley file lawsuit

    Ann Coulter's backers at UC Berkeley file lawsuit

    Monday, April 24 2017 6:57 PM EDT2017-04-24 22:57:17 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 6:57 PM EDT2017-04-24 22:57:17 GMT
    UC Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter to speak on campus have filed a lawsuit against the university, saying it is discriminating against conservative speakers and violating student rights to free speech.
    UC Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter to speak on campus have filed a lawsuit against the university, saying it is discriminating against conservative speakers and violating student rights to free speech.
  • US: Turkish man charged with serious national security crime

    US: Turkish man charged with serious national security crime

    Monday, April 24 2017 6:39 PM EDT2017-04-24 22:39:17 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 6:39 PM EDT2017-04-24 22:39:17 GMT
    A federal prosecutor in New York says politically connected lawyers are using inaccuracies to whitewash charges against a prominent Turkish businessman and are trying to get Turkey's president and U.S. officials to...
    A federal prosecutor in New York says politically connected lawyers are using inaccuracies to whitewash charges against a prominent Turkish businessman and are trying to get Turkey's president and U.S. officials to resolve the case diplomatically.
  • AP Exclusive: Amid cuts, new Iowa building gets pricey redo

    AP Exclusive: Amid cuts, new Iowa building gets pricey redo

    Monday, April 24 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-04-24 21:39:18 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-04-24 21:39:18 GMT
    A plan to spend nearly a half-million dollars remodeling the interior of the newest state office building in Des Moines is moving forward despite budget cuts that are hitting an array of state programs and services.
    A plan to spend nearly a half-million dollars remodeling the interior of the newest state office building in Des Moines is moving forward despite budget cuts that are hitting an array of state programs and services.
  • Wolf pup born in Missouri offers hope for endangered breed

    Wolf pup born in Missouri offers hope for endangered breed

    Monday, April 24 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-04-24 20:18:49 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-04-24 20:18:49 GMT
    A Mexican wolf born this month at a wildlife center in suburban St. Louis is offering new hope for repopulating the endangered species through artificial insemination using sperm that had been frozen.
    A Mexican wolf born this month at a wildlife center in suburban St. Louis is offering new hope for repopulating the endangered species through artificial insemination using sperm that had been frozen.
  • Obama dishes on leadership at 1st event since leaving office

    Obama dishes on leadership at 1st event since leaving office

    Monday, April 24 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-04-24 19:48:24 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-04-24 19:48:24 GMT
    Former President Barack Obama is set to hold the first public event of his post-presidential life in the city where he started his political career.
    Former President Barack Obama is set to hold the first public event of his post-presidential life in the city where he started his political career.
  • Pot 'smoke-in' on Capitol grounds leads to 4 arrests

    Pot 'smoke-in' on Capitol grounds leads to 4 arrests

    Monday, April 24 2017 3:30 PM EDT2017-04-24 19:30:32 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 3:30 PM EDT2017-04-24 19:30:32 GMT
    Supporters of legal pot say four people have been arrested after smoking marijuana on the U.S. Capitol grounds.
    Supporters of legal pot say four people have been arrested after smoking marijuana on the U.S. Capitol grounds.
  • Investigators sift through wreckage after fire that killed 5

    Investigators sift through wreckage after fire that killed 5

    Monday, April 24 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-04-24 18:18:27 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-04-24 18:18:27 GMT

    Investigators are scouring for clues about what sparked a deadly, fast-moving house fire that killed five people, including three children, on a sunny spring afternoon.

    Investigators are scouring for clues about what sparked a deadly, fast-moving house fire that killed five people, including three children, on a sunny spring afternoon.

  • Last adventure ahead for NASA's Cassini spacecraft at Saturn

    Last adventure ahead for NASA's Cassini spacecraft at Saturn

    Monday, April 24 2017 1:57 PM EDT2017-04-24 17:57:25 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 1:57 PM EDT2017-04-24 17:57:25 GMT
    NASA's Cassini spacecraft faces one last perilous adventure around Saturn.
    NASA's Cassini spacecraft faces one last perilous adventure around Saturn.
  • Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on climate

    Bloomberg to world leaders: Ignore Trump on climate

    Monday, April 24 2017 11:16 AM EDT2017-04-24 15:16:15 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 11:16 AM EDT2017-04-24 15:16:15 GMT
    New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg is warning world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change.
    New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg is warning world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change.
  • Fearing a worker shortage, farmers push back on immigration

    Fearing a worker shortage, farmers push back on immigration

    Monday, April 24 2017 9:46 AM EDT2017-04-24 13:46:03 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 9:46 AM EDT2017-04-24 13:46:03 GMT
    Farmers around the U.S. are worried that the Trump administration crackdown on immigrants will deprive them of the workers they need.
    Farmers around the U.S. are worried that the Trump administration crackdown on immigrants will deprive them of the workers they need.
  • Lawmakers revisiting requiring those on Medicaid to work

    Lawmakers revisiting requiring those on Medicaid to work

    Monday, April 24 2017 6:47 AM EDT2017-04-24 10:47:03 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 6:47 AM EDT2017-04-24 10:47:03 GMT
    The Trump administration and the Republican-led House are revisiting the question of whether adults who are able to work should be required to work to get taxpayer-provided health insurance.
    The Trump administration and the Republican-led House are revisiting the question of whether adults who are able to work should be required to work to get taxpayer-provided health insurance.
  • Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

    Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

    Monday, April 24 2017 3:37 AM EDT2017-04-24 07:37:41 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 3:37 AM EDT2017-04-24 07:37:41 GMT

    President Donald Trump is heading into one of the most challenging weeks of his presidency, juggling a renewed push on health care and a looming budget deadline.

    President Donald Trump is heading into one of the most challenging weeks of his presidency, juggling a renewed push on health care and a looming budget deadline.

  • 3 children among victims in New York City house fire

    3 children among victims in New York City house fire

    Monday, April 24 2017 1:25 AM EDT2017-04-24 05:25:50 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 1:25 AM EDT2017-04-24 05:25:50 GMT
    New York City officials say five people are dead and multiple people have been injured in a house fire.
    New York City officials say five people are dead and multiple people have been injured in a house fire.
  • California moves - slowly - toward resuming executions

    California moves - slowly - toward resuming executions

    Monday, April 24 2017 1:25 AM EDT2017-04-24 05:25:42 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 1:25 AM EDT2017-04-24 05:25:42 GMT
    California has long been what one expert calls a "symbolic death penalty state," but it might be easing back toward allowing executions, prodded by voters and lawsuits.
    California has long been what one expert calls a "symbolic death penalty state," but it might be easing back toward allowing executions, prodded by voters and lawsuits.
  • Police search for missing boy in California; father arrested

    Police search for missing boy in California; father arrested

    Monday, April 24 2017 12:15 AM EDT2017-04-24 04:15:34 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 12:15 AM EDT2017-04-24 04:15:34 GMT
    Police in Southern California on Sunday finished their search of a park where the passed out father of a missing 5-year-old boy was found over the weekend and are asking for anyone with information to come forward.
    Police in Southern California on Sunday finished their search of a park where the passed out father of a missing 5-year-old boy was found over the weekend and are asking for anyone with information to come forward.
  • Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

    Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

    Sunday, April 23 2017 11:43 PM EDT2017-04-24 03:43:26 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 11:43 PM EDT2017-04-24 03:43:26 GMT

    President Donald Trump says businesses and individuals will receive a "massive tax cut" under a tax reform package he plans to unveil next week.

    President Donald Trump says businesses and individuals will receive a "massive tax cut" under a tax reform package he plans to unveil next week.

  • The Latest: Passenger says flight attendant nearly hit baby

    The Latest: Passenger says flight attendant nearly hit baby

    Sunday, April 23 2017 11:32 PM EDT2017-04-24 03:32:25 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 11:32 PM EDT2017-04-24 03:32:25 GMT
    A passenger on an American Airlines flight says a flight attendant who has since been grounded nearly hit a baby when he jerked a stroller away from a woman holding the child.
    A passenger on an American Airlines flight says a flight attendant who has since been grounded nearly hit a baby when he jerked a stroller away from a woman holding the child.
  • Pilot killed in crash of replica WWI-era plane in California

    Pilot killed in crash of replica WWI-era plane in California

    Sunday, April 23 2017 8:54 PM EDT2017-04-24 00:54:01 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 8:54 PM EDT2017-04-24 00:54:01 GMT
    Authorities say a pilot was killed when a replica World War I-era biplane crashed in a field on California's central coast.
    Authorities say a pilot was killed when a replica World War I-era biplane crashed in a field on California's central coast.
  • American tries to learn from United's mistakes in incident

    American tries to learn from United's mistakes in incident

    Sunday, April 23 2017 8:52 PM EDT2017-04-24 00:52:30 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 8:52 PM EDT2017-04-24 00:52:30 GMT
    American Airlines says it has grounded a flight attendant who got into a verbal confrontation with a passenger after taking a baby stroller away from another passenger.
    American Airlines says it has grounded a flight attendant who got into a verbal confrontation with a passenger after taking a baby stroller away from another passenger.
  • The Latest: California police ask for help to find boy

    The Latest: California police ask for help to find boy

    Sunday, April 23 2017 8:33 PM EDT2017-04-24 00:33:21 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 8:33 PM EDT2017-04-24 00:33:21 GMT
    Police in Southern California are asking for anyone with information about a missing 5-year-old boy who was with his father to come forward.
    Police in Southern California are asking for anyone with information about a missing 5-year-old boy who was with his father to come forward.
  • Convicted jihadist with California ties loses US citizenship

    Convicted jihadist with California ties loses US citizenship

    Sunday, April 23 2017 6:54 PM EDT2017-04-23 22:54:22 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 6:54 PM EDT2017-04-23 22:54:22 GMT
    A federal judge has revoked the U.S. citizenship of a man who authorities say ran a communications hub for an Egyptian terrorist group out of his Northern California apartment.
    A federal judge has revoked the U.S. citizenship of a man who authorities say ran a communications hub for an Egyptian terrorist group out of his Northern California apartment.
  • Police ambush killer's strategy to avoid death: Blame Dad

    Police ambush killer's strategy to avoid death: Blame Dad

    Sunday, April 23 2017 5:03 PM EDT2017-04-23 21:03:25 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 5:03 PM EDT2017-04-23 21:03:25 GMT
    As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers, defense lawyers are suggesting they intend to raise questions about the father's influence on the gunman.
    As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers, defense lawyers are suggesting they intend to raise questions about the father's influence on the gunman.
  • Doctor's arrest brings attention to US female circumcisions

    Doctor's arrest brings attention to US female circumcisions

    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:51 AM EDT2017-04-23 14:51:41 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:51 AM EDT2017-04-23 14:51:41 GMT
    The case against a Michigan doctor accused of circumcising two 7-year-old Minnesota girls highlights how the practice is alive and well in parts of the Western world where its adherents have migrated.
    The case against a Michigan doctor accused of circumcising two 7-year-old Minnesota girls highlights how the practice is alive and well in parts of the Western world where its adherents have migrated.
  • Schumer: Boost communication after Penn Station stampede

    Schumer: Boost communication after Penn Station stampede

    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:34 AM EDT2017-04-23 14:34:35 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:34 AM EDT2017-04-23 14:34:35 GMT
    Sen. Charles Schumer says the stampede that injured 16 people at New York's Penn Station just over a week ago shows a need for better coordination between law enforcement agencies at train stations.
    Sen. Charles Schumer says the stampede that injured 16 people at New York's Penn Station just over a week ago shows a need for better coordination between law enforcement agencies at train stations.
  • Hernandez's body brought to Connecticut funeral home

    Hernandez's body brought to Connecticut funeral home

    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:34 AM EDT2017-04-23 14:34:30 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:34 AM EDT2017-04-23 14:34:30 GMT
    Aaron Hernandez's family is planning a private funeral for the former NFL star in his Connecticut hometown.
    Aaron Hernandez's family is planning a private funeral for the former NFL star in his Connecticut hometown.
  • Authorities drop 33 cases against Dakota Access protesters

    Authorities drop 33 cases against Dakota Access protesters

    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:22 AM EDT2017-04-23 14:22:42 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:22 AM EDT2017-04-23 14:22:42 GMT
    Authorities have dropped 33 cases stemming from arrests of protesters against the Dakota Access crude oil pipeline.
    Authorities have dropped 33 cases stemming from arrests of protesters against the Dakota Access crude oil pipeline.
  • Funeral services held for Ohio victim of Facebook killer

    Funeral services held for Ohio victim of Facebook killer

    Sunday, April 23 2017 9:41 AM EDT2017-04-23 13:41:46 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 9:41 AM EDT2017-04-23 13:41:46 GMT
    Funeral services have been held for a Cleveland retiree whose shooting death was posted on Facebook.
    Funeral services have been held for a Cleveland retiree whose shooting death was posted on Facebook.
  • UC Berkeley students threaten to sue over Ann Coulter visit

    UC Berkeley students threaten to sue over Ann Coulter visit

    Sunday, April 23 2017 9:04 AM EDT2017-04-23 13:04:28 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 9:04 AM EDT2017-04-23 13:04:28 GMT
    The University of California at Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter to speak on campus are threatening to sue the university if it doesn't find a proper time and venue for the conservative pundit to speak...
    The University of California at Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter to speak on campus are threatening to sue the university if it doesn't find a proper time and venue for the conservative pundit to speak next week.
  • Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in "Happy Days," dies at 56

    Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in "Happy Days," dies at 56

    Sunday, April 23 2017 9:04 AM EDT2017-04-23 13:04:12 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 9:04 AM EDT2017-04-23 13:04:12 GMT
    Erin Moran, the former child star who starred as Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," has died.
    Erin Moran, the former child star who starred as Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," has died.
  • Montana lawmakers seek to make Native America a destination

    Montana lawmakers seek to make Native America a destination

    Saturday, April 22 2017 10:52 PM EDT2017-04-23 02:52:05 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 10:52 PM EDT2017-04-23 02:52:05 GMT
    Montana might be known internationally for such recreational jewels as Glacier and Yellowstone national parks, but Native Americans say the state is losing an opportunity by failing to develop and promote its vast...
    Montana might be known internationally for such recreational jewels as Glacier and Yellowstone national parks, but Native Americans say the state is losing an opportunity by failing to develop and promote its vast tribal lands as tourist destinations.
  • Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

    Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

    Saturday, April 22 2017 9:03 PM EDT2017-04-23 01:03:59 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 9:03 PM EDT2017-04-23 01:03:59 GMT
    Astronomers find another nearby planet that may be just right for life.
    Astronomers find another nearby planet that may be just right for life.
  • North Carolina's long summer vacations are being challenged

    North Carolina's long summer vacations are being challenged

    Saturday, April 22 2017 8:22 PM EDT2017-04-23 00:22:54 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 8:27 PM EDT2017-04-23 00:27:39 GMT
    A law mandating when North Carolina public schools hold summer vacation is facing its strongest challenge yet from educators and legislators arguing more calendar flexibility would improve student performance.
    A law mandating when North Carolina public schools hold summer vacation is facing its strongest challenge yet from educators and legislators arguing more calendar flexibility would improve student performance.
  • Oklahoman author, Texas dispute ownership of 'lunar Bibles'

    Oklahoman author, Texas dispute ownership of 'lunar Bibles'

    Saturday, April 22 2017 5:12 PM EDT2017-04-22 21:12:07 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 5:12 PM EDT2017-04-22 21:12:07 GMT
    Ten microfilm Bibles that traveled to space on board the Apollo NASA missions are locked in an Oklahoma court vault while a legal battle rages in two states over their rightful owner.
    Ten microfilm Bibles that traveled to space on board the Apollo NASA missions are locked in an Oklahoma court vault while a legal battle rages in two states over their rightful owner.
  • Undergrads build prosthetic arm for 10-year-old violinist

    Undergrads build prosthetic arm for 10-year-old violinist

    Saturday, April 22 2017 3:11 PM EDT2017-04-22 19:11:55 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 3:11 PM EDT2017-04-22 19:11:55 GMT
    A 10-year-old girl born with no left hand is playing the violin, thanks to a specially designed prosthetic built by undergrads at George Mason University.
    A 10-year-old girl born with no left hand is playing the violin, thanks to a specially designed prosthetic built by undergrads at George Mason University.
  • Bill for congresswoman's shooting memorial fails in Arizona

    Bill for congresswoman's shooting memorial fails in Arizona

    Saturday, April 22 2017 2:54 PM EDT2017-04-22 18:54:32 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 2:54 PM EDT2017-04-22 18:54:32 GMT
    Lawmakers in the 2017 legislative session are walking away from a proposal to spend state money on a memorial to mark the 2011 shooting that targeted then-Rep.
    Lawmakers in the 2017 legislative session are walking away from a proposal to spend state money on a memorial to mark the 2011 shooting that targeted then-Rep.
  • Want to own a town? Tiny Oregon community for sale for $3.5M

    Want to own a town? Tiny Oregon community for sale for $3.5M

    Saturday, April 22 2017 2:12 PM EDT2017-04-22 18:12:10 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 2:12 PM EDT2017-04-22 18:12:10 GMT
    The tiny town of Tiller, Oregon, is almost entirely for sale for $3.5 million - or $3.85 million if you also want the local elementary school, which is a separate deal.
    The tiny town of Tiller, Oregon, is almost entirely for sale for $3.5 million - or $3.85 million if you also want the local elementary school, which is a separate deal.
  • Report: Can't blame El Nino as global temps spike in March

    Report: Can't blame El Nino as global temps spike in March

    Saturday, April 22 2017 1:43 PM EDT2017-04-22 17:43:02 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 1:43 PM EDT2017-04-22 17:43:02 GMT
    Earth hit a new milestone for warmth in March.
    Earth hit a new milestone for warmth in March.
  • Gunfire sensors credited with quick arrest in Fresno rampage

    Gunfire sensors credited with quick arrest in Fresno rampage

    Saturday, April 22 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-04-22 16:04:38 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-04-22 16:04:38 GMT
    The arrest of a gunman accused of going on a deadly rampage against white people in Fresno, California, was made with the help of technology that can detect the sound of gunfire and help police zero in on the source.
    The arrest of a gunman accused of going on a deadly rampage against white people in Fresno, California, was made with the help of technology that can detect the sound of gunfire and help police zero in on the source.
  • Lawyer: Abducted Tennessee girl's recovery 'just beginning'

    Lawyer: Abducted Tennessee girl's recovery 'just beginning'

    Saturday, April 22 2017 11:41 AM EDT2017-04-22 15:41:52 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 11:41 AM EDT2017-04-22 15:41:52 GMT
    A family lawyer says the "process of recovery is only just beginning" for a 15-year-old Tennessee student who was allegedly kidnapped by her teacher and taken to California.
    A family lawyer says the "process of recovery is only just beginning" for a 15-year-old Tennessee student who was allegedly kidnapped by her teacher and taken to California.
  • Trump Jr.'s prairie dog hunt in Montana prompts backlash

    Trump Jr.'s prairie dog hunt in Montana prompts backlash

    Saturday, April 22 2017 11:23 AM EDT2017-04-22 15:23:10 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 11:28 AM EDT2017-04-22 15:28:32 GMT
    Donald Trump Jr. will target more than just Montana's Republican voters when he helps technology entrepreneur Greg Gianforte campaign for an open U.S. House seat.
    Donald Trump Jr. will target more than just Montana's Republican voters when he helps technology entrepreneur Greg Gianforte campaign for an open U.S. House seat.
  • Judge seems reluctant to issue another travel ban injunction

    Judge seems reluctant to issue another travel ban injunction

    Saturday, April 22 2017 11:03 AM EDT2017-04-22 15:03:12 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 11:03 AM EDT2017-04-22 15:03:12 GMT
    A federal judge seems reluctant to issue yet another nationwide injunction against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, saying two other judges have already done so.
    A federal judge seems reluctant to issue yet another nationwide injunction against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, saying two other judges have already done so.
  • Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight

    Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight

    Saturday, April 22 2017 11:03 AM EDT2017-04-22 15:03:06 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 11:03 AM EDT2017-04-22 15:03:06 GMT
    The Trump administration is moving to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities.
    The Trump administration is moving to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities.
  • Supply ship named for John Glenn arrives at space station

    Supply ship named for John Glenn arrives at space station

    Saturday, April 22 2017 9:41 AM EDT2017-04-22 13:41:39 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 9:41 AM EDT2017-04-22 13:41:39 GMT
    A supply ship bearing John Glenn's name has arrived at the International Space Station.
    A supply ship bearing John Glenn's name has arrived at the International Space Station.
  • With tears, tattoos, Prince fans remember him a year later

    With tears, tattoos, Prince fans remember him a year later

    Saturday, April 22 2017 9:33 AM EDT2017-04-22 13:33:06 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 9:33 AM EDT2017-04-22 13:33:06 GMT
    Prince fans will mark the anniversary of his sudden death by gathering at Minnesota sites made famous by the "Purple Rain" superstar.
    Prince fans will mark the anniversary of his sudden death by gathering at Minnesota sites made famous by the "Purple Rain" superstar.
  • Parole denied for Brinks heist getaway driver Judith Clark

    Parole denied for Brinks heist getaway driver Judith Clark

    Saturday, April 22 2017 9:31 AM EDT2017-04-22 13:31:51 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 9:31 AM EDT2017-04-22 13:31:51 GMT
    A former Weather Underground radical who drove a getaway car in a bungled 1981 Brinks armored-car robbery that left three people dead has been denied parole in New York.
    A former Weather Underground radical who drove a getaway car in a bungled 1981 Brinks armored-car robbery that left three people dead has been denied parole in New York.
  • Arkansas events show risk of ambitious execution schedule

    Arkansas events show risk of ambitious execution schedule

    Saturday, April 22 2017 5:11 AM EDT2017-04-22 09:11:38 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 5:11 AM EDT2017-04-22 09:11:38 GMT

    Arkansas carried out its first execution in nearly 12 years despite a flurry of legal challenges that spared three convicted killers.

    Arkansas carried out its first execution in nearly 12 years despite a flurry of legal challenges that spared three convicted killers.

  • Fresno killings suspect has 2-decade history of violence

    Fresno killings suspect has 2-decade history of violence

    Saturday, April 22 2017 3:14 AM EDT2017-04-22 07:14:33 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 3:14 AM EDT2017-04-22 07:14:33 GMT

    The suspect in this week's Fresno, California mass shooting is set to appear in court to face a first-degree murder charge in a killing five days earlier.

    The suspect in this week's Fresno, California mass shooting is set to appear in court to face a first-degree murder charge in a killing five days earlier.

  • Power fully restored after San Francisco outage

    Power fully restored after San Francisco outage

    Saturday, April 22 2017 3:12 AM EDT2017-04-22 07:12:24 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 3:12 AM EDT2017-04-22 07:12:24 GMT
    A power outage struck a wide area of San Francisco, blacking out about 90,000 utility customers, snarling traffic as intersection signals went dark, and stopping the famed cable cars for a time.
    A power outage struck a wide area of San Francisco, blacking out about 90,000 utility customers, snarling traffic as intersection signals went dark, and stopping the famed cable cars for a time.
  • AP Exclusive: Pesticide maker tries to kill risk study

    AP Exclusive: Pesticide maker tries to kill risk study

    Saturday, April 22 2017 2:53 AM EDT2017-04-22 06:53:11 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-04-22 06:55:42 GMT

    Dow Chemical is pushing the Trump administration to scrap the findings of federal scientists who point to a family of widely used pesticides as harmful to about 1,800 critically threatened or endangered species.

    Dow Chemical is pushing the Trump administration to scrap the findings of federal scientists who point to a family of widely used pesticides as harmful to about 1,800 critically threatened or endangered species.

  • Judge orders evidence preserved in Hernandez prison suicide

    Judge orders evidence preserved in Hernandez prison suicide

    Saturday, April 22 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-22 04:18:56 GMT
    Saturday, April 22 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-22 04:18:56 GMT
    The family of Aaron Hernandez is asking a judge to order Massachusetts prison officials to preserve evidence after the former New England Patriots player committed suicide while serving a life sentence for murder.
    The family of Aaron Hernandez is asking a judge to order Massachusetts prison officials to preserve evidence after the former New England Patriots player committed suicide while serving a life sentence for murder.
  • The Latest: Fresno, California gunman has violent record

    The Latest: Fresno, California gunman has violent record

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:19 PM EDT2017-04-22 01:19:01 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 9:19 PM EDT2017-04-22 01:19:01 GMT
    The suspect in this week's racially motivated shooting rampage in Fresno faced repeated domestic violence charges years ago, including allegations that he beat the mother of his child.
    The suspect in this week's racially motivated shooting rampage in Fresno faced repeated domestic violence charges years ago, including allegations that he beat the mother of his child.
  • 3 judges to hear appeal of Hawaii ruling blocking travel ban

    3 judges to hear appeal of Hawaii ruling blocking travel ban

    Friday, April 21 2017 8:20 PM EDT2017-04-22 00:20:59 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 8:20 PM EDT2017-04-22 00:20:59 GMT
    A three-judge panel of a federal appeals court will hear arguments in an appeal of a Hawaii federal judge's ruling blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban.
    A three-judge panel of a federal appeals court will hear arguments in an appeal of a Hawaii federal judge's ruling blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban.
  • Suspect who died in Seattle officer shooting named

    Suspect who died in Seattle officer shooting named

    Friday, April 21 2017 8:10 PM EDT2017-04-22 00:10:42 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 8:10 PM EDT2017-04-22 00:10:42 GMT
    Authorities have named the 19-year-old suspect who died after Thursday's exchange of gunfire with Seattle police near a downtown convenience store.
    Authorities have named the 19-year-old suspect who died after Thursday's exchange of gunfire with Seattle police near a downtown convenience store.
  • New Mexico Legislature sues governor in escalating conflict

    New Mexico Legislature sues governor in escalating conflict

    Friday, April 21 2017 7:41 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:41:56 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 7:41 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:41:56 GMT
    New Mexico's Legislature has sued Republican Gov. Susana Martinez over her budget vetoes that they say would effectively eliminate the legislative branch of government by cutting off its funding.
    New Mexico's Legislature has sued Republican Gov. Susana Martinez over her budget vetoes that they say would effectively eliminate the legislative branch of government by cutting off its funding.
  • AP PHOTOS: Remote Oregon town for sale for $3.5 million

    AP PHOTOS: Remote Oregon town for sale for $3.5 million

    Friday, April 21 2017 7:41 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:41:07 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 7:41 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:41:07 GMT
    AP PHOTOS: Oregon town for sale for $3.5 million.
    AP PHOTOS: Oregon town for sale for $3.5 million.
  • Colorado House: Clemency for inmate released 90 years early

    Colorado House: Clemency for inmate released 90 years early

    Friday, April 21 2017 7:01 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:01:34 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 7:01 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:01:34 GMT
    Colorado's House unanimously called on the governor Friday to grant clemency to a robbery-kidnapping convict who is back in prison after being mistakenly released decades early and reforming his life.
    Colorado's House unanimously called on the governor Friday to grant clemency to a robbery-kidnapping convict who is back in prison after being mistakenly released decades early and reforming his life.
  • Lawyer: Kidnapped 15-year-old girl back home in Tennessee

    Lawyer: Kidnapped 15-year-old girl back home in Tennessee

    Friday, April 21 2017 6:21 PM EDT2017-04-21 22:21:49 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 6:21 PM EDT2017-04-21 22:21:49 GMT
    After being missing for more than a month, a 15-year-old Tennessee girl was found near a cabin in a remote part of northern California and the 50-year-old teacher accused of kidnapping her was arrested.
    After being missing for more than a month, a 15-year-old Tennessee girl was found near a cabin in a remote part of northern California and the 50-year-old teacher accused of kidnapping her was arrested.
  • Court promptly denies Blagojevich request for 3rd sentencing

    Court promptly denies Blagojevich request for 3rd sentencing

    Friday, April 21 2017 5:52 PM EDT2017-04-21 21:52:03 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 5:52 PM EDT2017-04-21 21:52:03 GMT
    A federal court took just three days to reject the appeal of imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich seeking a third sentencing.
    A federal court took just three days to reject the appeal of imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich seeking a third sentencing.
  • Police: Woman distracted by phone hit by train, badly hurt

    Police: Woman distracted by phone hit by train, badly hurt

    Friday, April 21 2017 5:41 PM EDT2017-04-21 21:41:03 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 5:41 PM EDT2017-04-21 21:41:03 GMT
    A 26-year-old Oregon woman is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being struck by a freight train in a Portland suburb.
    A 26-year-old Oregon woman is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being struck by a freight train in a Portland suburb.
  • Lawmakers seek details from Trump group on foreign payments

    Lawmakers seek details from Trump group on foreign payments

    Friday, April 21 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-04-21 21:10:14 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-04-21 21:10:14 GMT
    Leaders of a House investigations panel are asking the Trump Organization for specifics on how it will donate its profits from foreign government payments to the U.S. Treasury.
    Leaders of a House investigations panel are asking the Trump Organization for specifics on how it will donate its profits from foreign government payments to the U.S. Treasury.
  • Egyptian-American release came after 'no deal,' Trump says

    Egyptian-American release came after 'no deal,' Trump says

    Friday, April 21 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-04-21 20:59:42 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 4:59 PM EDT2017-04-21 20:59:42 GMT
    An Egyptian-American charity worker freed after nearly three years of detention in Egypt is meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House.
    An Egyptian-American charity worker freed after nearly three years of detention in Egypt is meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House.
  • Providence gives 1st OK to major changes aimed at profiling

    Providence gives 1st OK to major changes aimed at profiling

    Friday, April 21 2017 4:30 PM EDT2017-04-21 20:30:48 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 4:30 PM EDT2017-04-21 20:30:48 GMT
    A Rhode Island city has given first passage to a sweeping new ordinance that would ban racial profiling by police and establish strict controls on how to conduct traffic and pedestrian stops.
    A Rhode Island city has given first passage to a sweeping new ordinance that would ban racial profiling by police and establish strict controls on how to conduct traffic and pedestrian stops.
  • The Latest: Trump says 'no deal' was made for charity worker

    The Latest: Trump says 'no deal' was made for charity worker

    Friday, April 21 2017 4:20 PM EDT2017-04-21 20:20:26 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 4:20 PM EDT2017-04-21 20:20:26 GMT
    President Donald Trump said there was "no deal" made to secure the release of an Egyptian-American charity worker.
    President Donald Trump said there was "no deal" made to secure the release of an Egyptian-American charity worker.
  • Gunman in Missouri utility worker deaths had criminal record

    Gunman in Missouri utility worker deaths had criminal record

    Friday, April 21 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-04-21 20:11:32 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-04-21 20:11:32 GMT
    Investigators are trying to determine what led a gunman to open fire on two utility workers in a residential neighborhood in St. Louis, killing both of them before fatally shooting himself.
    Investigators are trying to determine what led a gunman to open fire on two utility workers in a residential neighborhood in St. Louis, killing both of them before fatally shooting himself.
  • Trooper's mother says she doesn't hate killer, wants justice

    Trooper's mother says she doesn't hate killer, wants justice

    Friday, April 21 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-04-21 19:52:59 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-04-21 19:52:59 GMT
    Jurors are learning about the life of a state police trooper gunned down in a 2014 ambush as they weigh a potential death sentence for his killer.
    Jurors are learning about the life of a state police trooper gunned down in a 2014 ambush as they weigh a potential death sentence for his killer.
  • Trump: Paris attack will 'probably help' Le Pen in France

    Trump: Paris attack will 'probably help' Le Pen in France

    Friday, April 21 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-04-21 18:40:33 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-04-21 18:40:33 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he believes Thursday's attack in Paris will "probably help" far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in France's upcoming election.
    President Donald Trump says he believes Thursday's attack in Paris will "probably help" far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in France's upcoming election.
  • Florida senator who used racial slur resigns

    Florida senator who used racial slur resigns

    Friday, April 21 2017 2:32 PM EDT2017-04-21 18:32:11 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 2:32 PM EDT2017-04-21 18:32:11 GMT
    A Florida state senator who used a racial slur and vulgar language in a conversation with two African-American colleagues is resigning.
    A Florida state senator who used a racial slur and vulgar language in a conversation with two African-American colleagues is resigning.
  • The Latest: Russian hacker sentenced to 27 years

    The Latest: Russian hacker sentenced to 27 years

    Friday, April 21 2017 2:21 PM EDT2017-04-21 18:21:33 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 2:23 PM EDT2017-04-21 18:23:39 GMT
    A Russian man convicted of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card data has been sentenced to 27 years in prison and ordered to pay nearly $170 million in restitution.
    A Russian man convicted of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card data has been sentenced to 27 years in prison and ordered to pay nearly $170 million in restitution.
  • Trump's budget chief says money for border wall a must

    Trump's budget chief says money for border wall a must

    Friday, April 21 2017 1:39 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:39:32 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 1:39 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:39:32 GMT
    The White House budget director says money for the wall President Donald Trump wants to build along the U.S. border with Mexico must be part of the massive spending bill Congress is preparing.
    The White House budget director says money for the wall President Donald Trump wants to build along the U.S. border with Mexico must be part of the massive spending bill Congress is preparing.
  • Attorneys general to Trump: Don't cut drug treatment funds

    Attorneys general to Trump: Don't cut drug treatment funds

    Friday, April 21 2017 1:38 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:38:12 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 1:38 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:38:12 GMT
    Attorneys general from 19 states tell Trump and Congress not to cut federal money for drug treatment.
    Attorneys general from 19 states tell Trump and Congress not to cut federal money for drug treatment.
  • AP FACT CHECK: Gorsuch, SCOTUS didn't ban teaching of Islam

    AP FACT CHECK: Gorsuch, SCOTUS didn't ban teaching of Islam

    Friday, April 21 2017 1:31 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:31:27 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 1:31 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:31:27 GMT
    Newly sworn in Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch didn't cast the deciding vote in a case on Islam in public schools, despite the claims of several widely-shared stories.
    Newly sworn in Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch didn't cast the deciding vote in a case on Islam in public schools, despite the claims of several widely-shared stories.
  • Virginia governor: Man is guilty, but shouldn't be executed

    Virginia governor: Man is guilty, but shouldn't be executed

    Friday, April 21 2017 1:20 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:20:45 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 1:20 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:20:45 GMT
    Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe's decision to spare the life of a death row inmate came down to concerns about the fairness of his trial, not doubts about his guilt.
    Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe's decision to spare the life of a death row inmate came down to concerns about the fairness of his trial, not doubts about his guilt.
  • Hillary Clinton: Progress in LGBT rights may not be secure

    Hillary Clinton: Progress in LGBT rights may not be secure

    Friday, April 21 2017 11:38 AM EDT2017-04-21 15:38:39 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 11:38 AM EDT2017-04-21 15:38:39 GMT
    Hillary Clinton addressed a cheering crowd at an LGBT rights fundraiser in New York Thursday night and told them that recent progress might not be as secure as they once hoped.
    Hillary Clinton addressed a cheering crowd at an LGBT rights fundraiser in New York Thursday night and told them that recent progress might not be as secure as they once hoped.
  • Pot fans observe 4/20 holiday with smoke-outs, high hike

    Pot fans observe 4/20 holiday with smoke-outs, high hike

    Friday, April 21 2017 11:09 AM EDT2017-04-21 15:09:08 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 11:09 AM EDT2017-04-21 15:09:08 GMT
    From Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., to Hippie Hill in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, marijuana enthusiasts are observing their 4/20 holiday with public smoke-outs, parties and, yes, great deals on weed.
    From Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., to Hippie Hill in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, marijuana enthusiasts are observing their 4/20 holiday with public smoke-outs, parties and, yes, great deals on weed.
  • 3 Seattle officers shot; 1 suspect dead, 2 in custody

    3 Seattle officers shot; 1 suspect dead, 2 in custody

    Friday, April 21 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-04-21 15:08:56 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-04-21 15:08:56 GMT
    Two Seattle police officers were shot Thursday while responding to a downtown robbery, authorities said. (Source: Raycom Media)Two Seattle police officers were shot Thursday while responding to a downtown robbery, authorities said. (Source: Raycom Media)

    Seattle police say two police officers have been shot responding to a robbery downtown.

    Seattle police say two police officers have been shot responding to a robbery downtown.

  • GM faces hard road getting compensated for Venezuela factory

    GM faces hard road getting compensated for Venezuela factory

    Friday, April 21 2017 10:48 AM EDT2017-04-21 14:48:05 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 10:48 AM EDT2017-04-21 14:48:05 GMT
    General Motors says it has halted operations in Venezuela after authorities seized a factory.
    General Motors says it has halted operations in Venezuela after authorities seized a factory.
  • The Latest: 3 officers wounded by gunfire after robbery

    The Latest: 3 officers wounded by gunfire after robbery

    Friday, April 21 2017 10:21 AM EDT2017-04-21 14:21:00 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 10:21 AM EDT2017-04-21 14:21:00 GMT
    Seattle police say one suspect has significant injuries and another has been taken in to custody after two police officers were shot responding to a robbery downtown.
    Seattle police say one suspect has significant injuries and another has been taken in to custody after two police officers were shot responding to a robbery downtown.
  • AP-NORC Poll: Black teens most active on social media apps

    AP-NORC Poll: Black teens most active on social media apps

    Friday, April 21 2017 10:09 AM EDT2017-04-21 14:09:04 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 10:09 AM EDT2017-04-21 14:09:04 GMT
    A new poll shows that black teens are the most active on social media, messaging apps and video.
    A new poll shows that black teens are the most active on social media, messaging apps and video.
  • Hawaii lawmakers criticize Sessions' island judge remarks

    Hawaii lawmakers criticize Sessions' island judge remarks

    Friday, April 21 2017 3:32 AM EDT2017-04-21 07:32:00 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 9:20 AM EDT2017-04-21 13:20:59 GMT

    Hawaii lawmakers are criticizing U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions after he expressed amazement that a 'judge sitting on an island in the Pacific' could issue a ruling stopping President Donald Trump's travel ban.

    Hawaii lawmakers are criticizing U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions after he expressed amazement that a 'judge sitting on an island in the Pacific' could issue a ruling stopping President Donald Trump's travel ban.

  • In final hours, Hernandez thought of family, not football

    In final hours, Hernandez thought of family, not football

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:09 AM EDT2017-04-21 13:09:58 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 9:09 AM EDT2017-04-21 13:09:58 GMT

    Authorities offered few answers after Hernandez was found hanging from a bedsheet Wednesday in his cell in a maximum-security prison in Massachusetts, where he was serving a life sentence for the 2013 slaying of a onetime friend.

    Authorities offered few answers after Hernandez was found hanging from a bedsheet Wednesday in his cell in a maximum-security prison in Massachusetts, where he was serving a life sentence for the 2013 slaying of a onetime friend.

  • Widow of Saints star Will Smith upset at killer's 25 years

    Widow of Saints star Will Smith upset at killer's 25 years

    Friday, April 21 2017 4:28 AM EDT2017-04-21 08:28:02 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 4:28 AM EDT2017-04-21 08:28:02 GMT
    The defense gets a chance to make its case for leniency in the shooting death of former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith.
    The defense gets a chance to make its case for leniency in the shooting death of former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith.
  • 3 Seattle officers shot; 1 suspect dead, 2 in custody

    3 Seattle officers shot; 1 suspect dead, 2 in custody

    Friday, April 21 2017 4:00 AM EDT2017-04-21 08:00:39 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 4:00 AM EDT2017-04-21 08:00:39 GMT
    A Seattle police officer is recovering at a hospital after being shot while responding to a convenience store robbery downtown.
    A Seattle police officer is recovering at a hospital after being shot while responding to a convenience store robbery downtown.
  • Arkansas overcomes legal hurdles, carries out execution

    Arkansas overcomes legal hurdles, carries out execution

    Friday, April 21 2017 4:00 AM EDT2017-04-21 08:00:29 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 4:00 AM EDT2017-04-21 08:00:29 GMT
    (Stephen B. Thornton/The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette via AP). In this Monday evening, April 17, 2017 photo, the sun sets behind clouds over an Arkansas State Police command post outside the Varner Unit of the Arkansas Department of Correction near Varner...(Stephen B. Thornton/The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette via AP). In this Monday evening, April 17, 2017 photo, the sun sets behind clouds over an Arkansas State Police command post outside the Varner Unit of the Arkansas Department of Correction near Varner...

    While the latest court rulings could be overturned, Arkansas now faces an uphill battle to execute any inmates before the end of April, when one of its lethal injection drugs expires.

    While the latest court rulings could be overturned, Arkansas now faces an uphill battle to execute any inmates before the end of April, when one of its lethal injection drugs expires.

  • The Latest: Inmate lost consciousness quickly, witnesses say

    The Latest: Inmate lost consciousness quickly, witnesses say

    Friday, April 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-04-21 05:37:52 GMT
    Friday, April 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-04-21 05:37:52 GMT
    The Arkansas Supreme Court is allowing the state to use a lethal injection drug in upcoming executions, despite a supplier's complaint that it was sold to the state to be used only for inmates' medical care.
    The Arkansas Supreme Court is allowing the state to use a lethal injection drug in upcoming executions, despite a supplier's complaint that it was sold to the state to be used only for inmates' medical care.
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