How police finally found the Austin bomber 2018-03-22T05:08:40Z 2018-03-21T23:51:45Z 2018-03-22T05:08:38Z The suspected Austin bomber is dead after terrorizing Texas' capital city for three weeks.
Austin bombing suspect's uncle says he was smart, kind 2018-03-22T05:08:35Z 2018-03-21T17:01:26Z 2018-03-22T05:08:35Z The Austin bombing suspect doesn't appear to have left much of a trail on social media, but in 2012 posts on what appears to be his personal blog he expressed opinions about a range of topics, including gay marriage. Saccone concedes Pennsylvania US House race to Lamb 2018-03-22T05:08:21Z 2018-03-21T23:47:57Z 2018-03-22T05:08:18Z Republican Rick Saccone is conceding a special congressional election in southwestern Pennsylvania to Democrat Conor Lamb after the GOP considered a recount and legal action.
AP Exclusive: Toy co. CEO leads effort to salvage Toys R Us 2018-03-22T05:08:16Z 2018-03-22T04:46:32Z 2018-03-22T05:08:15Z AP Exclusive: CEO behind Bratz doll leads group that's pledged $200 million, hoping to crowdfund millions more to save part of Toys R Us.
Troopers to patrol at Florida school where massacre happened 2018-03-22T05:08:12Z 2018-03-22T03:36:16Z 2018-03-22T05:08:13Z Eight highway patrol troopers are scheduled to bolster security at the Florida high school where last month's massacre happened.
Kentucky teachers try to keep heat on state lawmakers 2018-03-22T05:08:08Z 2018-03-22T03:36:04Z 2018-03-22T05:08:02Z Kentucky teachers turned out in droves on a snowy day to keep the political heat on the Republican-led legislature.
Experts: Uber self-driving system should have spotted woman 2018-03-22T05:08:00Z 2018-03-22T00:37:00Z 2018-03-22T05:08:00Z Authorities investigating a deadly self-driving vehicle crash in suburban Phoenix have released video of the Uber SUV striking a pedestrian as she walked her bicycle across a darkened street. NYC agency investigating more than a dozen Kushner buildings 2018-03-22T05:07:51Z 2018-03-22T00:06:58Z 2018-03-22T05:07:51Z New York City's buildings regulator has launched investigations at more than a dozen Kushner Cos. residential properties three days after The Associated Press reported that the real estate developer had filed false paperwork in buildings across the city.
Storm drops record-breaking rain in parts of California 2018-03-22T05:07:47Z 2018-03-21T06:28:48Z 2018-03-22T05:07:47Z A powerful Pacific storm moved into central and southern parts of California on Tuesday, dropping rain as communities besieged by wildfires and mudslides brace for the worst.
First woman, LGBT lawmaker to lead California Senate 2018-03-22T05:07:37Z 2018-03-22T01:01:14Z 2018-03-22T05:07:34Z San Diego Democrat Toni Atkins has become the first woman and first LGBT person to lead the California Senate.
Democrats giddy about odds of retaking Illinois' top job 2018-03-22T05:07:21Z 2018-03-21T06:35:49Z 2018-03-22T05:07:20Z Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and billionaire Democratic businessman J.B. Pritzker spent millions attacking each other even before their 2018 matchup was set. Hawaii lawmaker is latest to resign after misconduct probe 2018-03-22T05:07:12Z 2018-03-21T18:11:43Z 2018-03-22T05:07:13Z A former speaker of the Hawaii House of Representatives will resign by next week to resolve sexual harassment allegations brought by several women, the latest case of an elected official being forced from office over misconduct in recent months.
Alabama to execute convicted bomber nearly 30 years later 2018-03-22T05:06:25Z 2018-03-22T04:17:39Z 2018-03-22T05:06:25Z A man convicted of killing a judge with a mail bomb in Alabama in 1989 is set for execution as Texas deals with the aftermath of a recent bombing spree. With police near, suspected Austin bomber blows himself up 2018-03-22T04:51:17Z 2018-03-21T09:14:03Z 2018-03-22T04:51:18Z Police in Texas says they are working an officer-involved shooting but it is unclear if it's related to the recent spate of bombings.
Northeast gets clobbered with fourth snowstorm in 3 weeks 2018-03-22T04:48:55Z 2018-03-21T04:28:37Z 2018-03-22T04:48:56Z A spring nor'easter is targeting the Northeast with strong winds and a foot or more of snow expected in some parts of the region. Elon Musk's Tesla pay package could net him $50 billion 2018-03-22T04:47:52Z 2018-03-21T16:24:16Z 2018-03-22T04:47:46Z Shareholders of electric car and solar panel maker Tesla are voting on a pay package for iconic CEO Elon Musk that could net him more than $50 billion for meeting lofty milestones over the next decade.
Crisis experts say Facebook has mishandled the data scandal 2018-03-22T04:47:47Z 2018-03-21T19:15:58Z 2018-03-22T04:47:41Z The crisis-management playbook is pretty simple: Get ahead of the story, update authorities and the public regularly, assume responsibility and take decisive action.
Police: Maryland school shooter apparently was lovesick teen 2018-03-22T04:43:39Z 2018-03-22T03:18:47Z 2018-03-22T04:43:40Z Tuesday's school shooting in Maryland that left the shooter dead and two students wounded increasingly appears to be the action of a lovesick teenager.
Gun used in California killing had been wrongfully returned 2018-03-22T04:43:02Z 2018-03-22T01:04:04Z 2018-03-22T04:42:59Z Sheriff's officials say they wrongfully returned a gun a California man used to kill his ex-wife inside a busy shopping mall last weekend.
Nor'easter rolls into New England as millions begin cleanup 2018-03-22T04:37:25Z 2018-03-22T04:16:28Z 2018-03-22T04:36:22Z The latest nor'easter is rolling into New England as millions of others in the Northeast begin to dig out. TV personality known for playing Bozo the Clown dies at 89 2018-03-22T04:13:21Z 2018-03-22T03:26:47Z 2018-03-22T04:13:21Z A longtime Boston television personality and entertainer known for playing Bozo the Clown has died at age 89.
Video: Officers yelled 'gun' before shooting unarmed man 2018-03-22T04:13:15Z 2018-03-21T19:53:21Z 2018-03-22T04:13:15Z Relatives, activists and Sacramento officials are questioning why police shot at an unarmed black man 20 times, killing him, when he turned out to be holding only a cellphone in his grandparents' backyard. Battered East braces for wintry wallop on 1st day of spring 2018-03-22T04:11:02Z 2018-03-19T22:56:01Z 2018-03-22T04:11:00Z The fourth nor'easter in three weeks is set to smack the East Coast on the first day of spring.
Wreckage of ship blown apart in WWII found, offering closure 2018-03-22T04:10:48Z 2018-03-21T01:48:32Z 2018-03-22T04:10:48Z The recent discovery of the USS Juneau in the depths of the South Pacific has provided some closure to people with connections to the ship that was blown apart during World War II.
Court as class: Judge gets climate change lesson in oil suit 2018-03-22T04:10:35Z 2018-03-21T06:44:27Z 2018-03-22T04:10:35Z A federal judge presiding over lawsuits accusing big oil companies of lying about global warming is turning his courtroom into a classroom in what could be the first court hearing to study the science of climate change. Former Chicago police chief to challenge mayor who fired him 2018-03-22T03:39:37Z 2018-03-22T01:28:52Z 2018-03-22T03:39:35Z Chicago's former police chief says he's running for mayor against the man who fired him.
Experts: Hard to convict officer in Australian woman's death 2018-03-22T03:38:39Z 2018-03-21T04:44:24Z 2018-03-22T03:38:39Z The partner of a Minneapolis police officer charged with murder in the fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman said both men "got spooked" when she approached their SUV.
Police: Maryland school shooter used his father's handgun 2018-03-22T03:31:17Z 2018-03-21T03:46:19Z 2018-03-22T03:31:18Z In the latest school shooting in America, the gunfire was over and done with in less than a minute.
2nd high bond set in Stoneman Douglas-related case 2018-03-22T03:28:19Z 2018-03-21T04:14:50Z 2018-03-22T03:28:19Z A judge has set an unusually high $500,000 bond and imposed a host of other restrictions for the brother of the Florida school shooting suspect.
The Latest: Evacuation lifted near bombing suspect's home 2018-03-22T03:19:43Z 2018-03-21T13:24:57Z 2018-03-22T03:19:31Z Austin's mayor is urging residents to remain vigilant, despite the death of a man suspected in this month's string of bombings in Texas' capital. Tennis umpire seeks payback for arrest in husband's death 2018-03-22T02:27:16Z 2018-03-21T06:54:01Z 2018-03-22T02:27:16Z A Los Angeles tennis umpire arrested before a U.S. Open match and charged in her husband's 2012 death is trying to clear her name.
Hundreds of Kentucky teachers rally to oppose benefit cuts 2018-03-22T02:11:33Z 2018-03-21T19:24:48Z 2018-03-22T02:11:27Z Hundreds of Kentucky teachers are flexing their political muscle with a rally outside the state Capitol in hopes of burying a proposed pension overhaul that would cut retirement benefits. Teacher who called US military 'lowest of low' is fired 2018-03-22T02:06:27Z 2018-03-21T16:40:05Z 2018-03-22T02:06:26Z A California school board has voted to fire a teacher seen on video calling members of the U.S. military "the lowest of the low" while urging a student in a Marine Corps shirt to not join the service.
Border Patrol agent on trial in killing of teen rock-thrower 2018-03-22T01:29:03Z 2018-03-21T23:25:39Z 2018-03-22T01:28:54Z Prosecutors at the start of a murder trial say a rock-throwing teenager didn't deserve to die when a U.S. Border Patrol Agent hit him with 10 shots as he stood on a street on the Mexican side of the border.
Vigil for Florida bridge-collapse victims draws tears, gasps 2018-03-22T01:04:22Z 2018-03-21T03:44:03Z 2018-03-22T01:04:18Z Documents show construction of Miami area pedestrian bridge that collapsed and killed six people was behind schedule and millions over budget amid a key design change involving the placement of one of its support towers.
3 men who eluded immigration raid in California now arrested 2018-03-22T00:57:41Z 2018-03-21T23:02:52Z 2018-03-22T00:56:46Z Three Mexican men who avoided capture during a U.S. immigration operation that a Northern California mayor warned about last month have been arrested on other crimes. Former Mormon mission president accused of sexual assault 2018-03-22T00:57:35Z 2018-03-21T22:31:46Z 2018-03-22T00:56:33Z The Mormon church is investigating a former missionary training center president who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in the 1980s.
Schwarzenegger, Kasich urge GOP to move center in Trump era 2018-03-22T00:40:07Z 2018-03-21T06:45:05Z 2018-03-22T00:39:56Z Can California's faded Republican Party make a comeback?. Leading AIDS researcher selected as CDC director 2018-03-22T00:37:40Z 2018-03-21T20:57:24Z 2018-03-22T00:37:40Z An AIDS researcher from Maryland has been selected to run the government's top public health agency. Police: Mom arrested after video of smoking baby goes viral 2018-03-22T00:17:24Z 2018-03-21T20:31:24Z 2018-03-22T00:17:24Z A mother was arrested by North Carolina police after a video of her infant child smoking a small cigar set off a social media effort to get authorities involved.
Team backed by Microsoft co-founder Allen finds WWII wreck 2018-03-21T23:57:32Z 2018-03-21T06:39:31Z 2018-03-21T23:56:05Z The recent discovery of the USS Juneau in the depths of the South Pacific has provided some closure to people with connections to the ship, which was blown apart during World War II, killing hundreds of men, including five brothers from Iowa. NYC rail tunnel, bridge could get boost from spending bill 2018-03-21T23:47:16Z 2018-03-21T20:45:59Z 2018-03-21T23:47:12Z A spending bill under consideration by Congress could jump-start a key rail infrastructure project in the New York area.
Study: Medical bankruptcies may not be as common as thought 2018-03-21T23:47:05Z 2018-03-21T21:18:22Z 2018-03-21T23:47:05Z Medical bills can push patients over the financial cliff, but a new study says this may not happen as often as previous research suggests.
Can self-driving cars withstand first fatality? 2018-03-21T20:00:15Z 2018-03-20T21:34:16Z 2018-03-21T19:59:28Z The deadly collision between an Uber autonomous vehicle and a pedestrian near Phoenix is bringing calls for tougher self-driving regulations, but advocates for a hands-off approach say big changes aren't needed.
Breaking up with Facebook? It's harder than it looks 2018-03-21T19:52:04Z 2018-03-20T20:34:31Z 2018-03-21T19:51:33Z Facebook's latest privacy scandal is leading some users to reconsider their relationship status with the social network.
Bombing suspect is dead, but why did he target Austin? 2018-03-21T19:30:30Z 2018-03-21T06:07:19Z 2018-03-21T19:30:31Z Austin bombings send chill through Texas capital known for keeping it light. Correction: Abortion-Mississippi story 2018-03-21T19:26:26Z 2018-03-19T21:15:20Z 2018-03-21T19:26:25Z Mississippi's governor has signed the nation's tightest abortion restrictions into law, banning most abortions after 15 weeks' gestation.
Creatures of the night inhabit Audubon Zoo's newest building 2018-03-21T18:37:44Z 2018-03-21T15:04:17Z 2018-03-21T18:36:07Z Outside it's daylight. But with lights simulating a full moon, scores of bats flap back and forth in the newest exhibit at the zoo in New Orleans. Blimp tows water skier across Southern California lake 2018-03-21T17:51:33Z 2018-03-14T15:02:34Z 2018-03-21T17:50:53Z Blimp tows water skier nearly 7 miles across Southern California lake, setting record.
Mississippi agriculture official expected to go to US Senate 2018-03-21T17:05:18Z 2018-03-21T03:56:02Z 2018-03-21T17:04:51Z Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is expected to appoint state Agriculture Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith to succeed a longtime U.S. senator who is resigning because of poor health. Dead infant found in crawl space of home, parents charged 2018-03-21T16:19:14Z 2018-03-21T14:24:22Z 2018-03-21T16:19:07Z A Pennsylvania couple face criminal charges after police found the body of their 6-month-old daughter in a crawl space of their residence. Judge grants initial motions in Weinstein Co. bankruptcy 2018-03-21T16:15:32Z 2018-03-20T02:25:21Z 2018-03-21T16:15:26Z The Weinstein Co. has filed for bankruptcy protection with a buyout offer in hand from a private equity firm. Florida governor signs major bill to combat opioid epidemic 2018-03-21T15:58:14Z 2018-03-19T15:57:29Z 2018-03-21T15:58:14Z Florida Gov. Rick Scott signs legislation to combat the state's opioid epidemic.
Cosby lawyers: No T-shirts, flowers or slogans at retrial 2018-03-21T15:05:33Z 2018-03-20T21:04:23Z 2018-03-21T15:04:39Z Bill Cosby's lawyers want t-shirts, buttons and other slogan-filled items banned from his upcoming sexual assault retrial after some accusers were seen with them in the audience at his first trial. School official resigns amid sexual misconduct charges 2018-03-21T14:51:04Z 2018-03-21T12:44:33Z 2018-03-21T14:51:01Z A school board member in Ohio is resigning after authorities in Michigan filed charges accusing of him sexual misconduct with a former student decades ago.
The Latest: Austin mayor warns residents to remain vigilant 2018-03-21T13:27:13Z 2018-03-21T09:54:11Z 2018-03-21T13:27:13Z Police in Texas says they are working an officer-involved shooting but it is unclear if it's related to the recent spate of bombings.
Authorities recover new clues after another Austin blast 2018-03-21T12:45:27Z 2018-03-21T06:15:40Z 2018-03-21T12:45:27Z Authorities face promise of valuable new leads as they pursue a suspected serial bomber in the Texas capital.
Rapid building technique gets scrutiny after bridge collapse 2018-03-21T09:46:43Z 2018-03-16T19:43:47Z 2018-03-21T09:46:43Z The deadly collapse of a pedestrian bridge in Florida has cast a spotlight on a rapid construction technique widely used around the U.S.
Missouri inmate gets 2nd stay of execution from high court 2018-03-21T09:26:39Z 2018-03-20T04:15:40Z 2018-03-21T09:26:34Z A Missouri death row inmate whose life was spared by a last-minute stay of execution four years ago is asking the US Supreme Court for another reprieve, claiming the process of killing him could cause blood-filled tumors to burst inside his head.
Judge: Weinstein company can pay bills, work toward sale 2018-03-21T08:14:19Z 2018-03-21T04:03:57Z 2018-03-21T08:14:16Z The Weinstein Co. could continue paying its bills and working toward a sale of substantially all of its assets, under initial orders issued by a Delaware bankruptcy judge.
Rauner, Pritzker win primaries in Illinois governor's race 2018-03-21T06:48:21Z 2018-03-20T04:27:37Z 2018-03-21T06:48:21Z Illinois voters are choosing nominees in what's shaping up to be the most expensive election for governor in US history.
Immigrant arrested in widely seen video is released for now 2018-03-21T06:45:36Z 2018-03-20T23:10:15Z 2018-03-21T06:44:41Z A Mexican woman in the U.S. illegally who was dragged away from her daughters by authorities in a widely viewed video is being released on her own recognizance.
Fur is dead: Animal welfare groups cheer San Francisco ban 2018-03-21T06:34:49Z 2018-03-20T07:35:31Z 2018-03-21T06:34:40Z San Francisco could become the largest US city to ban the sale of fur, meaning no more fur salons at upscale department stores and no more key chains with real rabbit feet.
Tens of thousands to evacuate as California storm looms 2018-03-21T06:31:10Z 2018-03-20T20:28:14Z 2018-03-21T06:31:10Z Authorities ordered tens of thousands of people to flee their homes as a powerful storm headed toward California.
Authorities recover new clues after another Austin blast 2018-03-21T06:29:39Z 2018-03-20T05:15:57Z 2018-03-21T06:29:39Z Four explosions have rocked Texas' capital in less than three weeks; authorities say a serial bomber is likely to blame but they don't appear closer to making any arrests.
The Latest: Artillery simulator caused Austin Goodwill blast 2018-03-21T06:08:29Z 2018-03-20T10:26:46Z 2018-03-21T06:08:29Z Authorities say a package bomb has exploded at a FedEx distribution center in Schertz, Texas, hurting 1 person, a FedEx employee who apparently suffered a non-life-threatening "percussion-type" injury from the blast.
Stone tools from Kenya give early glimpse of human behavior 2018-03-21T06:06:46Z 2018-03-15T18:16:31Z 2018-03-21T06:06:46Z Stone tools from ancient sites in Kenya are giving a glimpse at the emergence of some key human behaviors.
APNewsBreak: Key design change stymied bridge cost, schedule 2018-03-21T04:57:29Z 2018-03-20T22:24:25Z 2018-03-21T04:57:29Z Documents obtained by The Associated Press show construction of the pedestrian bridge that collapsed and killed six people in the Miami area was behind schedule and millions over budget. Northeast braces for wintry wallop on 1st day of spring 2018-03-21T04:15:22Z 2018-03-20T13:25:44Z 2018-03-21T04:15:18Z The first days of spring in the Northeast will look a lot like the last weeks of winter.
Austin bombings put chill in city known for keeping it light 2018-03-21T03:57:51Z 2018-03-20T21:38:12Z 2018-03-21T03:56:41Z Can Austin keep its trademark weirdness despite attacks by suspected serial bomber?. Teen shoots girl in Maryland school, killed in confrontation 2018-03-21T02:59:02Z 2018-03-20T13:15:47Z 2018-03-21T02:59:02Z Officials say there has been a shooting at a Maryland High School.
McCain daughter with her dad: 'No place I would rather be' 2018-03-21T02:24:02Z 2018-03-20T18:47:27Z 2018-03-21T02:24:02Z Meghan McCain has posted a photo on social media of her with her father, Sen. John McCain, saying there's "no place I would rather be.".
US agent on trial in cross-border killing of Mexican teen 2018-03-21T02:23:55Z 2018-03-20T07:18:47Z 2018-03-21T02:23:56Z A Border Patrol agent is going on trial for second-degree murder this week in a rare Justice Department prosecution of a fatal cross-border Mexico shooting.
$500K bond for shooting suspect's brother in school trespass 2018-03-21T02:04:38Z 2018-03-20T12:40:23Z 2018-03-21T02:04:38Z The brother of the 19-year-old man who has confessed to gunning down 17 people at a Florida high school spent the night in jail after he was arrested authorities arrested him for trespassing on the campus.
California city aims to opt out of state's 'sanctuary' law 2018-03-21T02:01:22Z 2018-03-20T18:28:22Z 2018-03-21T02:01:21Z Leaders of a small California city have given preliminary approval to an ordinance that seeks to exempt the city from a state law that limits cooperation between local agencies and federal immigration agents.
The Latest: Authorities want Cruz's brother committed 2018-03-21T01:43:57Z 2018-03-20T18:19:43Z 2018-03-21T01:43:58Z A judge set bond at $500,000 for the younger brother of suspected school shooter Nikolas Cruz a day after he was arrested for trespassing at the Florida high school where 17 people were gunned down on Valentine's Day. The Latest: Female victim in school shooting 1 of 9 siblings 2018-03-21T01:24:01Z 2018-03-20T13:45:41Z 2018-03-21T01:24:02Z A sheriff's spokeswoman says injuries have been reported after a shooting at a high school in southern Maryland.
Storms strike college, leave trail of damage across South 2018-03-21T00:44:18Z 2018-03-20T12:40:10Z 2018-03-21T00:44:10Z Daybreak revealed widespread damage after a night of violent weather in the Deep South. Court: Mexican family can't sue agent in cross-border death 2018-03-21T00:34:57Z 2018-03-20T23:10:21Z 2018-03-21T00:34:20Z Federal appeals court says U.S. Border Patrol agent who fired his gun in Texas and fatally wounded a teenager across the Mexican border cannot be sued by the teen's family. Minneapolis officer charged in shooting of Australian woman 2018-03-21T00:24:39Z 2018-03-20T17:18:32Z 2018-03-21T00:24:39Z A Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman in July has turned himself in after a warrant was issued for his arrest, and a news conference was scheduled later Tuesday to announce charges in the case.
Needs go unmet 6 months after Maria hit Puerto Rico 2018-03-21T00:07:25Z 2018-03-20T04:15:30Z 2018-03-21T00:07:25Z Needs go unmet 6 months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico. Man hit girl with screwdriver, dragged her behind car 2018-03-20T23:43:58Z 2018-03-20T21:33:25Z 2018-03-20T23:43:53Z A central New York man has admitted that he struck a 10-year-old girl with a screwdriver, dragged her behind a vehicle with a rope and forced hot sauce into her duct tape-covered mouth. Cops: Police kill restaurant gunman after 5-hour standoff 2018-03-20T23:34:56Z 2018-03-20T17:17:04Z 2018-03-20T23:34:28Z Authorities say an armed man is holed up in Panera Bread restaurant across the street from Princeton University's campus. The Latest: Attorney: Officer should not have been charged 2018-03-20T23:24:46Z 2018-03-20T17:44:59Z 2018-03-20T23:24:42Z A Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman in July was booked into jail on charges of murder and manslaughter.
The Latest: Tampa airport: dozens of delays from storms 2018-03-20T23:14:59Z 2018-03-20T11:57:45Z 2018-03-20T23:14:59Z The National Weather Service says crews are assessing storm damage across Alabama following a night of violent weather. Ex-Playboy model wants to discuss alleged Trump relationship 2018-03-20T22:58:45Z 2018-03-20T20:28:07Z 2018-03-20T22:58:20Z A former Playboy model who claimed she had a sexual relationship with President Donald Trump is seeking to invalidate an agreement that prohibited her from discussing it.
Judge temporarily blocks most restrictive abortion law in US 2018-03-20T22:34:51Z 2018-03-20T03:45:46Z 2018-03-20T22:34:10Z A federal judge in Mississippi will hear arguments Tuesday over whether he should block the nation's most restrictive abortion law less than 24 hours after it took effect.
The Latest: Governor decries temporary block on abortion law 2018-03-20T21:49:33Z 2018-03-20T17:24:06Z 2018-03-20T21:49:11Z A federal judge is temporarily blocking a new Mississippi law that bans abortion after 15 weeks, the most restrictive abortion law in the United States. Judge won't dismiss 'Apprentice' contestant suit vs. Trump 2018-03-20T21:49:22Z 2018-03-20T19:14:04Z 2018-03-20T21:49:08Z Saying no one is above the law, a New York state judge refused to reject a defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump by a former contestant on "The Apprentice". Defense in Pulse shooting trial centers on FBI agent's words 2018-03-20T20:05:13Z 2018-03-20T18:28:31Z 2018-03-20T20:04:48Z Jurors in federal trial of Pulse nightclub gunman's widow get look inside his Florida condo through crime scene photos; widow accused of aiding and abetting husband in 2016 attack.
Facebook's recurring nightmare: Helping muddy up elections 2018-03-20T19:50:54Z 2018-03-18T14:34:50Z 2018-03-20T19:49:56Z Facebook's recurring nightmare: Helping muddy up elections.
Texas bomber's change in tactics could hint at future plans 2018-03-20T18:38:54Z 2018-03-20T04:55:59Z 2018-03-20T18:37:06Z Authorities searching for clues make plea with whoever's behind a series of explosions in Texas to talk to them.
Report: Abortion is safe but barriers reduce quality of care 2018-03-20T16:39:50Z 2018-03-16T19:43:55Z 2018-03-20T16:39:48Z Review finds abortion is very safe but that women face delays, false medical information depending on where they live. 'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon running for governor 2018-03-20T14:47:23Z 2018-03-19T18:36:47Z 2018-03-20T14:47:22Z Former "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon is running for New York governor. NYC transit worker dies in fall; rush-hour delays ensue 2018-03-20T14:26:47Z 2018-03-20T14:16:00Z 2018-03-20T14:25:00Z Authorities say a New York City transit worker has died in a fall in Manhattan, resulting in significant morning rush-hour delays on a few subway lines. Self-driving vehicle strikes and kills pedestrian in Arizona 2018-03-20T13:42:46Z 2018-03-19T17:25:56Z 2018-03-20T13:42:46Z Police in a Phoenix suburb say one of Uber's self-driving vehicles has struck and killed a pedestrian. Authorities: Brother of shooting suspect arrested at school 2018-03-20T12:30:25Z 2018-03-20T00:05:32Z 2018-03-20T12:30:22Z Authorities say the brother of the teen charged with killing 17 people at a Florida school has been arrested for trespassing at the same school. APNewsBreak: US demands proof steel is safe in nuke plant 2018-03-20T12:20:30Z 2018-03-16T17:38:21Z 2018-03-20T12:20:03Z The federal government is demanding that the company building a giant nuclear waste treatment plant in Washington state provide records proving that the steel used in the nearly $17 billion project is safe. Severe storms spawn tornadoes, damage homes in Southeast US 2018-03-20T12:09:46Z 2018-03-19T13:15:07Z 2018-03-20T12:09:46Z Forecasters say powerful storms could bring tornadoes, hail, damaging winds to southeastern U.S. Steve Wynn settled with second woman over sex allegations 2018-03-20T11:16:59Z 2018-03-19T18:25:11Z 2018-03-20T11:16:54Z Attorneys for embattled casino mogul Steve Wynn say in court documents that he brokered a settlement with a second woman who accused him of sexual misconduct more than a decade ago.
Victims' families urge California to end gun investments 2018-03-20T09:26:30Z 2018-03-19T15:25:04Z 2018-03-20T09:26:16Z California State Treasurer John Chiang is calling on the nation's largest public pension fund to stop investing in companies that sell assault-style weapons and devices that allow guns to fire more rapidly. Microsoft finds few gender discrimination complaints valid 2018-03-20T07:40:15Z 2018-03-14T15:32:26Z 2018-03-20T07:40:11Z Unsealed court documents from an on-going gender discrimination lawsuit against Microsoft claims that the tech giant confirmed only one of 118 complaints made by female employees was "founded.". Court filing claims Education Dept illegally got SSN data 2018-03-20T07:36:55Z 2018-03-19T19:55:17Z 2018-03-20T07:36:52Z Court filing claims Education Department illegally obtained social security data for defrauded Corinthian students.
Fear mounts in Austin as serial bomber uses tripwire 2018-03-20T05:22:11Z 2018-03-19T03:25:01Z 2018-03-20T05:22:11Z At least two people injured in another explosion in Texas' capital after three package bombs that detonated earlier this month in other parts of the city killed two people and injuring two others.
Police assemble patchwork of clues in hunt for Austin bomber 2018-03-20T04:56:43Z 2018-03-19T22:45:20Z 2018-03-20T04:56:38Z Austin police chief's plea for bomber to come forward may be an attempt to coax the perpetrator to give additional clues.
The Latest: Austin blast left victims 'bleeding profusely' 2018-03-20T04:26:58Z 2018-03-19T13:15:34Z 2018-03-20T04:26:58Z Police have warned residents near the site of the latest explosion in Austin to remain indoors and to call 911 if they need to leave home before 10 a.m. NTSB urges ban on copter flights with unsafe harness systems 2018-03-20T04:19:53Z 2018-03-19T22:15:32Z 2018-03-20T04:19:48Z New York City's deadly helicopter crash has prompted the National Transportation Safety Board to call on federal regulators to prohibit commercial flights that use passenger harness systems that do not allow for easy release.
Stephen Hawking: 'His laboratory was the universe' 2018-03-20T04:19:14Z 2018-03-14T05:14:41Z 2018-03-20T04:18:56Z The popular face of scientific genius, Hawking's work recognized but not understood by public. Charles Manson cremated following brief, private funeral 2018-03-20T04:01:56Z 2018-03-19T21:25:15Z 2018-03-20T04:01:32Z Charles Manson's cremated ashes have been scattered nearly four months after the cult leader died in prison.
US agent goes on trial in Mexican teen cross-border killing 2018-03-20T02:37:58Z 2018-03-19T19:45:18Z 2018-03-20T02:37:53Z A Border Patrol agent is going on trial for second-degree murder this week in a rare Justice Department prosecution of a fatal cross-border Mexico shooting. The Latest: Uber cancels media event following fatal crash 2018-03-20T01:36:08Z 2018-03-19T17:55:10Z 2018-03-20T01:36:04Z Uber says it has suspended all of its self-driving testing following what is believed to be the first fatal pedestrian accident involving the vehicles. Ex-employee sues celebrity chef, claiming sexual harassment 2018-03-20T00:28:45Z 2018-03-19T21:45:14Z 2018-03-20T00:28:29Z A woman who was formerly employed as a manager by celebrity chef Mike Isabella is suing him and his business partners, alleging sexual harassment.
Washington state moves to protect endangered killer whales 2018-03-19T23:58:40Z 2018-03-15T00:32:18Z 2018-03-19T23:58:38Z Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has signed executive order directing state agencies to take immediate and longer-term steps to protect the struggling Puget Sound orcas. Back-door ban: States fight Trump drill plan with local bans 2018-03-19T23:49:49Z 2018-03-19T19:46:07Z 2018-03-19T23:49:31Z Some coastal states opposed to President Donald Trump's plan to allow oil and gas drilling off most of the nation's coast are fighting back with state laws designed to thwart the proposal. US student found dead in Bermuda after intense search 2018-03-19T22:15:48Z 2018-03-19T14:55:39Z 2018-03-19T22:15:45Z An American college student has been reported missing in Bermuda while on tour with rugby team.
Students: 1 million expected at anti-gun-violence marches 2018-03-19T21:30:29Z 2018-03-19T19:15:42Z 2018-03-19T21:30:14Z Students from the Florida high school where 17 people were fatally shot last month say they expect more than 1 million participants in upcoming marches in Washington and elsewhere calling for gun regulations. The Latest: Norfolk Southern clearing derailed freight cars 2018-03-19T21:28:01Z 2018-03-19T07:14:53Z 2018-03-19T21:27:52Z Residents in Kentucky neighborhood evacuated after train derailment allowed to return home. Woman charged with helping 6 who illegally crossed into US 2018-03-19T21:17:02Z 2018-03-19T16:35:05Z 2018-03-19T21:17:00Z The U.S. Border Patrol says a North Carolina woman is facing a charge she was transporting people into the United States who didn't have permission to be in the country. Norfolk Southern moving derailed freight cars off tracks 2018-03-19T21:11:04Z 2018-03-19T06:14:48Z 2018-03-19T21:10:51Z Officials in Kentucky say a train has derailed and residents near the scene have been asked to evacuate.
With security measures, urban schools avoid mass shootings 2018-03-19T20:40:46Z 2018-03-19T17:55:14Z 2018-03-19T20:40:46Z Schools around the US are looking for ways to impose tougher security measures in the wake of last month's school shooting in Florida. They don't have to look further than urban districts that have installed metal detectors and other security. Winning $457 million Powerball ticket sold in Pennsylvania 2018-03-19T20:07:36Z 2018-03-19T15:35:03Z 2018-03-19T20:06:33Z Pennsylvania Lottery officials say the winning Powerball ticket worth almost $457 million was sold at a convenience store in Lancaster County. FDA begins push to cut addictive nicotine in cigarettes 2018-03-19T19:57:56Z 2018-03-15T14:12:48Z 2018-03-19T19:57:43Z Federal health officials take first step to drastically cut nicotine levels in cigarettes.
Bridge collapse: Seconds separated those who lived and died 2018-03-19T19:29:09Z 2018-03-19T03:34:59Z 2018-03-19T19:29:04Z A matter of seconds between those who would live and those who would die as Florida pedestrian bridge topples down highway bustling with passing vehicles.
Some wanted shooting suspect forcibly committed in 2016 2018-03-19T19:28:39Z 2018-03-19T03:45:01Z 2018-03-19T19:28:27Z Documents show some officials were so concerned about the mental stability of Nikolas Cruz, the suspect in last month's school shooting rampage in Florida, that they had recommended he be forcibly committed.
Judge moves Cosby jury selection to April 2, nixes big delay 2018-03-19T19:22:47Z 2018-03-19T16:45:27Z 2018-03-19T19:21:15Z The start of Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial is being pushed back a few days to give both sides more time to wrangle over pretrial issues. Professor accused of assaulting disabled man pleads guilty 2018-03-19T19:09:45Z 2018-03-19T17:25:12Z 2018-03-19T19:09:45Z A former Rutgers University professor whose conviction for sexually assaulting a disabled man was overturned has pleaded guilty aggravated criminal sexual contact. Woman pleads no contest in poisoning of son's girlfriend 2018-03-19T18:36:14Z 2018-03-19T15:55:06Z 2018-03-19T18:35:39Z A woman has pleaded no contest to aggravated assault in what prosecutors said was the poisoning of her son's girlfriend with antifreeze, averting the need for a second trial in the case.
Correction: Kansas-Somalis Targeted story 2018-03-19T17:55:30Z 2018-03-17T14:43:57Z 2018-03-19T17:55:22Z Three members of a militia group are set to stand trial on charges alleging they were plotting to bomb a mosque and a southwestern Kansas apartment complex where Somali refugees live.
Watchdog blasts Denver sheriff's response to inmate's death 2018-03-19T17:55:13Z 2018-03-19T17:50:12Z 2018-03-19T17:55:09Z Denver's independent police monitor says in a blistering report that law enforcement mishandled an investigation into the 2015 death of a man at the city's jail.
Teen girl home, man in custody after both located in Mexico 2018-03-19T17:21:26Z 2018-03-18T14:24:29Z 2018-03-19T17:21:11Z Authorities say a missing Pennsylvania teenager and a 45-year-old man who frequently signed her out of school without her parents' permission have been located in Mexico, and the man has been arrested.
'Black Panther' tops box office for 5th straight weekend 2018-03-19T16:47:03Z 2018-03-18T15:34:28Z 2018-03-19T16:46:41Z "Black Panther" has become the first film since 2000's "Avatar" to top the weekend box office five straight weekends.
Police: Suspect accused of fatally stabbing 2 men was drunk 2018-03-19T15:40:40Z 2018-03-18T15:44:52Z 2018-03-19T15:40:32Z Police have arrested a man in the fatal stabbing of two men at a Salvation Army apartment building in downtown Rochester, Minnesota. Renowned pediatrician Dr. T. Berry Brazelton dies at age 99 2018-03-19T15:38:31Z 2018-03-15T13:42:37Z 2018-03-19T15:38:28Z Renowned pediatrician and author Dr. T. Berry Brazelton has died at age 99. Winning $457 million Powerball ticket sold in Pennsylvania 2018-03-19T14:37:41Z 2018-03-18T14:54:26Z 2018-03-19T14:37:33Z If you bought a Powerball ticket in Pennsylvania for Saturday's drawing, you may be holding a piece of paper worth $457 million.
Security of state voter rolls a concern as primaries begin 2018-03-19T13:57:53Z 2018-03-18T18:24:58Z 2018-03-19T13:57:53Z The attempted hacking of election systems in 21 states two years ago put the focus on the vulnerability of voter registration systems. Lawyers: Execution could be 'gruesome' due to rare condition 2018-03-19T12:49:36Z 2018-03-18T17:54:41Z 2018-03-19T12:48:41Z The attorney for a condemned Missouri inmate says the man faces a potentially "gruesome and painful" execution because of a rare medical condition that compromises the man's veins and causes multiple tumors in his head and throat.
Another explosion injures 2 in Texas capital; cause unclear 2018-03-19T07:57:22Z 2018-03-19T05:35:13Z 2018-03-19T07:57:22Z At least two people have been injured in another explosion in Texas' capital, and police are not saying if it was caused by a package bomb like the three that detonated earlier this month elsewhere in the city.
Bridge victim's grieving uncle lashes out at 'incompetence' 2018-03-19T07:30:09Z 2018-03-18T02:55:02Z 2018-03-19T07:30:09Z A grieving uncle is lashing out against what he called a "colossal failure" that allowed a partially completed pedestrian bridge to collapse and kill his niece along with five other people.
The Latest: Police don't say if blast is related to others 2018-03-19T05:38:31Z 2018-03-19T03:15:02Z 2018-03-19T05:38:27Z Another explosion has been reported in Austin, Texas, and emergency officials were responding to early reports of two men injured. APNewsBreak: Some wanted Florida suspect committed in 2016 2018-03-19T03:38:45Z 2018-03-18T17:44:43Z 2018-03-19T03:38:38Z APNewsBreak: Officials were so concerned about the mental stability of the student accused of last month's Florida school massacre that they recommended he be forcibly committed, but that recommendation wasn't acted upon. Bridge collapse: Out on errands, killed in an instant 2018-03-19T03:28:41Z 2018-03-18T22:44:37Z 2018-03-19T03:28:41Z Florida bridge collapse: Road underneath Miami bridge bustled with drivers out on the most ordinary and unthreatening of life's tasks _ driving home from work, to the doctor when seconds would separate those who died and those who lived. Police: Gunman kills ex-wife at California mall, wounds self 2018-03-18T22:16:49Z 2018-03-17T23:34:17Z 2018-03-18T22:16:42Z Shoppers at a Southern California mall ran into stores and out the exits after authorities say a gunman shot and killed one person and then turned the gun on himself. Immigrant reunited with child months after separation by US 2018-03-18T18:19:48Z 2018-03-17T18:25:20Z 2018-03-18T18:19:26Z An American Civil Liberties Union lawyer says a Congolese mother has been reunited with her 7-year-old daughter months after they crossed the California-Mexico border seeking asylum and were separated by the U.S. government. Michigan shipwreck hunters find schooner that sank in 1873 2018-03-18T16:58:42Z 2018-03-17T18:54:00Z 2018-03-18T16:58:31Z Michigan shipwreck hunters have found the remains of a schooner that sank in Lake Michigan in 1873.
Teacher apologizes for accidentally firing gun in classroom 2018-03-18T15:37:27Z 2018-03-17T23:17:14Z 2018-03-18T15:37:16Z A teacher at a Northern California high school has apologized for accidentally firing a gun inside his classroom, causing minor injuries to three students.
Man found dead in parked California van had criminal history 2018-03-18T14:58:03Z 2018-03-18T00:25:09Z 2018-03-18T14:57:59Z Authorities say a homeless man found dead in a parked van outside a Southern California strip mall had a lengthy criminal history, including convictions for conspiracy to murder and child abuse.
Pence protesters win free speech fight over St. Pat's parade 2018-03-18T14:28:00Z 2018-03-16T15:03:42Z 2018-03-18T14:27:58Z The American Civil Liberties Union says it's suing the city of Savannah over plans to ban signs in an area of Savannah being secured for Vice President Mike Pence's visit to the city's St. Patrick's Day parade. Teen, man who often got her out of school located in Mexico 2018-03-18T13:38:12Z 2018-03-18T01:24:07Z 2018-03-18T13:38:08Z Authorities say a missing Pennsylvania teenager and a 45-year-old man who frequently signed her out of school without her parents' permission have been located in Mexico.
The Latest: Officials identify 4 victims in bridge collapse 2018-03-18T09:57:42Z 2018-03-17T20:44:26Z 2018-03-18T09:57:42Z Officials identify four victims killed after Miami bridge collapsed.
Bridge collapse victim's uncle rages at 'incompetence' 2018-03-18T02:57:32Z 2018-03-17T02:53:46Z 2018-03-18T02:57:32Z State officials say two days before a catastrophic bridge collapse in Miami, an engineer left a voicemail saying some cracking had been found at one end of the span.
Trump wildlife protection board defends trophy hunting 2018-03-18T00:38:10Z 2018-03-16T15:03:30Z 2018-03-18T00:38:10Z A new U.S. advisory board is meeting for the first time to help rewrite federal rules for importing the heads and hides of African elephants, lions and rhinos. Deputies accused of complex plan to bilk woman with dementia 2018-03-17T23:18:42Z 2018-03-16T20:33:41Z 2018-03-17T23:18:01Z Two California officers are facing an investigation on allegations of stealing money from a 75-year-old woman with dementia and putting her on a plane to the Philippines. Michael Flynn campaigns in 1st appearance since guilty plea 2018-03-17T23:18:38Z 2018-03-17T02:13:34Z 2018-03-17T23:17:56Z Disgraced former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn is campaigning for a Republican congressional candidate in California. US says Russian hack did not compromise power grid, plants 2018-03-17T19:35:49Z 2018-03-16T17:33:20Z 2018-03-17T19:35:44Z The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission says a Russian government hacking operation did not compromise operations at any of the nation's commercial nuclear power plants. Family stunned after police say successful banker shot cops 2018-03-17T18:56:23Z 2018-03-16T18:44:54Z 2018-03-17T18:56:14Z A defense attorney for a man who is suspected of killing a deputy and wounding three other law enforcement officers in South Carolina says the man has been jailed in North Carolina. Man convicted of making bomb parts used in US troop attacks 2018-03-17T18:38:02Z 2018-03-17T00:13:32Z 2018-03-17T18:37:57Z A Syrian man accused of making a key component for roadside bombs used against U.S. soldiers during the Iraq War was convicted in Phoenix on federal conspiracy charges.
Congress demands Pentagon, DOJ investigate child sex assault 2018-03-17T18:19:14Z 2018-03-16T04:43:06Z 2018-03-17T18:19:11Z Congress reacts to Associated Press investigation into sexual assault among children on US military bases, demands Defense and Justice departments explain how they will solve the problem.
Veteran Democratic Congresswoman Louise Slaughter dies 2018-03-17T14:27:07Z 2018-03-16T15:03:36Z 2018-03-17T14:27:07Z An aide to Rep. Louise Slaughter says the 88-year old Democratic congresswoman from upstate New York has died. Vatican convicts ex-Guam archbishop accused of abuse 2018-03-17T09:47:04Z 2018-03-16T12:33:41Z 2018-03-17T09:46:59Z The Vatican has convicted the former Guam archbishop, who was accused of sexually abusing minors, financial mismanaging the diocese and other charges, and has removed him from office and forbidden him from living in the U.S. Pacific territory. Authorities investigating claims teacher fed puppy to turtle 2018-03-17T09:25:26Z 2018-03-16T17:13:53Z 2018-03-17T09:24:33Z Threats have been made to an Idaho school where a biology teacher was accused of feeding a puppy to a snapping turtle and police in response stepped up school security.
For some defrauded students, only partial loan forgiveness 2018-03-17T09:25:15Z 2018-03-16T05:13:12Z 2018-03-17T09:24:21Z "It's a kick in my face:" Students defrauded by for-profit Corinthian colleges begin receiving notices of partial relief.
State: Voicemail about cracks 2 days before bridge fell 2018-03-17T02:55:44Z 2018-03-16T02:53:11Z 2018-03-17T02:55:44Z As Florida authorities work to identify the people who died in Thursday's catastrophic bridge collapse, state and federal investigators will begin the task of figuring out how and why the five-day-old span failed.
The Latest: Caller reported cracks in bridge before collapse 2018-03-17T02:15:42Z 2018-03-16T14:43:40Z 2018-03-17T02:15:42Z Authorities say there could be more fatalities beyond the six deaths already confirmed in the collapse of a pedestrian bridge at Florida International University in Miami. Clarification: California Adviser-Immigrant story 2018-03-16T23:38:21Z 2018-03-15T20:33:01Z 2018-03-16T23:38:21Z California's Senate leader says an attorney and immigrant rights activist is the first person living in the country illegally to be named to a statewide appointment in the nation's most populous state.
Police improve social media skills, raising worries by media 2018-03-16T23:37:14Z 2018-03-14T06:41:52Z 2018-03-16T23:36:59Z As more law enforcement agencies improve their social media strategies, some experts worry that it allows police to bypass questions from traditional media. Chopper flights with open doors, tight restraints grounded 2018-03-16T23:33:36Z 2018-03-16T20:53:28Z 2018-03-16T23:33:34Z A deadly New York City helicopter crash has prompted regulators to temporarily ground flights that have the doors open and that use tight seat restraints that could trap people in emergencies. Correction: Chemical Plant Fire-Texas story 2018-03-16T23:17:13Z 2018-03-15T18:43:13Z 2018-03-16T23:17:10Z A fire at a Texas chemical plant has critically injured one worker and another is missing. Hacker who turned in Chelsea Manning to FBI dead at age 37 2018-03-16T22:28:13Z 2018-03-16T22:13:39Z 2018-03-16T22:28:11Z Authorities have confirmed the death in Kansas of the computer hacker who turned in Chelsea Manning in to law enforcement for giving thousands of documents to WikiLeaks. St. Louis high school band gets surprise visit from the pope 2018-03-16T22:06:50Z 2018-03-16T19:53:39Z 2018-03-16T22:06:50Z A group of 45 band students from a Jesuit high school in St. Louis didn't know they'd get a spontaneous visit from Pope Francis when they recently performed in the Vatican.
N Carolina to take over child welfare office after AP story 2018-03-16T21:59:47Z 2018-03-16T20:23:27Z 2018-03-16T21:59:41Z North Carolina officials will take over a county child welfare agency that illegally removed potentially hundreds of kids from their homes. Judge: 5 other accusers can testify at Bill Cosby's retrial 2018-03-16T21:26:03Z 2018-03-15T19:52:48Z 2018-03-16T21:26:03Z A judge has agreed to let five additional accusers of Bill Cosby testify at his April 2 sexual assault retrial. $5M raffle won in business-boosting drawing at Ohio eatery 2018-03-16T21:19:49Z 2018-03-15T14:02:59Z 2018-03-16T21:19:49Z Winner gets nearly $5M in Cleveland restaurant's business-boosting weekly raffle that stretched over a year.
APNewsBreak: EPA may be overstating claims from mine spill 2018-03-16T21:09:47Z 2018-03-16T19:08:43Z 2018-03-16T21:09:41Z The Environmental Protection Agency says it has almost finished a review of damage claims from a Colorado mine spill the agency accidentally triggered, but an internal agency accounting of those claims could be off by tens of millions of dollars.
Couple to get $2.5M after police called abduction a hoax 2018-03-16T20:38:42Z 2018-03-16T19:08:36Z 2018-03-16T20:38:42Z A couple has reached a $2.5 million settlement with a Northern California city and its police department after investigators dismissed her bizarre kidnapping as a hoax. Bridge shutdown a reminder of cost of aging infrastructure 2018-03-16T20:35:10Z 2018-03-16T18:33:45Z 2018-03-16T20:35:07Z As politicians feud over a multibillion-dollar rail project, the perils facing commuters were evident again Friday morning when a century-old bridge malfunctioned, suspending train service in and out of New York.
Video Clip: Thousands of Long Island residents still without power - Disaster tourists seek firsthand look at NY's storm-ravaged neighborhoods, annoying some