As aid checks go out, farmers worry bailout won't be enough

As aid checks go out, farmers worry bailout won't be enough

US farmers will soon begin getting government checks as part of a billion-dollar bailout to help those experiencing financial strain from President Donald Trump's trade disputes with China, but even those poised for big payouts worry it won't be enough.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 4:31 am AKDT
Many states' governor's races become proxy battle over Trump

Many states' governor's races become proxy battle over Trump

Governor's races are on the ballot in 36 states this year, and support or opposition to the Trump administration has emerged as a pivotal issue in many of the most closely contested races.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 6:21 am AKDT
Cosby sentencing reveals generational divide over his legacy

Cosby sentencing reveals generational divide over his legacy

Bill Cosby sentencing reveals generational divide over comedy star and his legacy.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 10:01 am AKDT
'House With a Clock in Its Walls' ticks to No. 1 in theaters

'House With a Clock in Its Walls' ticks to No. 1 in theaters

The gothic family fantasy "A House With a Clock in Its Walls" exceeded expectations to debut with an estimated $26.9 million in ticket sales at the weekend box office.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 8:11 am AKDT
Cosby accusers say they hope he is sentenced to jail time

Cosby accusers say they hope he is sentenced to jail time

Two of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault decades ago say they hope he will be sentenced to prison time this week.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 11:11 am AKDT
Burt Reynolds mourned at small private memorial in Florida

Burt Reynolds mourned at small private memorial in Florida

About 80 of Burt Reynolds friends and relatives shared memories of the late actor at a private memorial service.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 4:20 pm AKDT
Cosby to fight 'sexually violent predator' tag at sentencing

Cosby to fight 'sexually violent predator' tag at sentencing

Bill Cosby's sentencing hearing Monday is set to begin with testimony about his sex offender evaluation and a fierce debate over whether the 81-year-old actor should be branded a 'sexually violent predator'.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 10:30 am AKDT

US lawmakers scuttle plan to limit airline change fees

Lawmakers have scuttled a plan to limit airline change fees as bill deadline looms.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 2:00 pm AKDT

Ex-OpenTable worker charged in bogus reservations scheme

A former OpenTable employee has been charged with wire fraud for allegedly making hundreds of bogus reservations at Chicago restaurants to undermine a rival booking service.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 9:41 am AKDT
Police beef up security for UN gathering, Trump visit

Police beef up security for UN gathering, Trump visit

Authorities in New York City are facing an epic security and logistical challenge with the coming arrival of President Donald Trump and other world leaders for the United Nations General Assembly.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 7:00 am AKDT

Average US price of gas drops a penny per gallon to $2.90

The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has dropped a penny per gallon over the past two weeks, to $2.90.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 10:11 am AKDT
3D gun advocate accused of sex with minor is jailed in US

3D gun advocate accused of sex with minor is jailed in US

Authorities say the owner of a Texas company that sells plans to make untraceable 3-D printed guns is back in the U.S. after being arrested in Taiwan.

Sunday, September 23rd 2018, 6:41 am AKDT
Arizona congressman blasts siblings who endorsed opponent

Arizona congressman blasts siblings who endorsed opponent

Six siblings of U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar urged voters to cast their ballots against the Arizona Republican in November in an unusual political ad sponsored by the rival candidate.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 11:43 am AKDT
Rock On: Michelle Obama book tour is reaching high

Rock On: Michelle Obama book tour is reaching high

There has never been a book tour quite like the one planned for Michelle Obama's "Becoming.".

Friday, September 21st 2018, 11:00 am AKDT
Tribal members settle abuse cases against Mormon church

Tribal members settle abuse cases against Mormon church

A lawyer says four Native Americans who claimed they were sexually abused while enrolled in a now-defunct Mormon church foster program decades ago have filed paperwork to dismiss their cases after reaching financial settlements.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 1:01 pm AKDT
Travel still dangerous in flooded areas of North Carolina

Travel still dangerous in flooded areas of North Carolina

A North Carolina town where a levee breached is among the latest to feel the punch of Hurricane Florence.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 8:11 pm AKDT
Hundreds mark Hurricane Maria anniversary near Trump resort

Hundreds mark Hurricane Maria anniversary near Trump resort

Activists marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria's devastation of Puerto Ricostage a rally and caravan focused on President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 3:30 pm AKDT
Florence sweeps away motel and family's hard work, savings

Florence sweeps away motel and family's hard work, savings

Hurricane Florence washed away half the rooms at the Starlite Motel in Spring Lake, ripping away the livelihood of a family that bought it in recent months.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 4:40 am AKDT
NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dump

NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dump

Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 8:12 pm AKDT
National park in Hawaii reopens after monthslong eruption

National park in Hawaii reopens after monthslong eruption

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park will reopen its main gates Saturday, welcoming carloads of visitors eager to see Kilauea's new summit crater and the area where a longstanding lava lake once bubbled near the surface.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 8:00 pm AKDT
Bye bye bugs? Scientists fear non-pest insects are declining

Bye bye bugs? Scientists fear non-pest insects are declining

Scientists are noticing fewer and fewer moths, ladybugs, fireflies and butterflies, but they can't quite quantify what's happening to flying insect because they never measured how many bugs there used to be.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 9:19 pm AKDT
Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter

Memory's frailty may be playing role in Kavanaugh matter

In he-said, she-said disputes like Kavanaugh case, frailty of memory may play a role.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 9:39 pm AKDT
Yellowstone thermal spring erupts for 4th time in 60 years

Yellowstone thermal spring erupts for 4th time in 60 years

Officials at Yellowstone National Park say new thermal activity occurred at the park over the past several days.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 1:39 pm AKDT
Art's iconic 'Blue Boy' gets major 250th birthday makeover

Art's iconic 'Blue Boy' gets major 250th birthday makeover

"Blue Boy" is getting a long-awaited makeover, and the public will get to watch as one of the world's most iconic paintings gets a little nip here, a tuck there and some splashes of fresh paint.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 8:31 am AKDT
Get ready for 'Bongzilla,' selfie frenzy at Vegas pot museum

Get ready for 'Bongzilla,' selfie frenzy at Vegas pot museum

A museum celebrating all things cannabis with displays that include a glass bong taller than a giraffe and huggable faux marijuana plants is the newest tourist attraction in Las Vegas.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 10:28 pm AKDT
Surgery called success for Allman Brothers' Dickey Betts

Surgery called success for Allman Brothers' Dickey Betts

Allman Brothers Band guitarist Dickey Betts has had successful surgery after slipping and hitting his head while playing with his dog in Florida.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 6:20 am AKDT

California makes people ask for straws, sodas with kid meals

People who want straws with their drinks at California restaurants will have to request them under new state law.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 1:19 pm AKDT
Food researcher defends work after resigning from Cornell

Food researcher defends work after resigning from Cornell

Prominent food researcher defends his work after Cornell said he engaged in academic misconduct.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 6:53 am AKDT
Floodwaters inundate lake at NC power plant, raising alarm

Floodwaters inundate lake at NC power plant, raising alarm

Aerial photographs show widespread devastation to farms and industrial sites in eastern North Carolina.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 9:28 pm AKDT
Alaska man tied to girl's death pleads not guilty

Alaska man tied to girl's death pleads not guilty

An Alaska man linked to a 10-year-old girl's death through her cellphone pleaded not guilty Friday to lying to federal authorities investigating the case.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 1:10 pm AKDT

Storms dump record rain in Oklahoma and cause death in Texas

A storm system has dumped record amounts of rain in parts of Oklahoma and caused flooding in Texas, including in the Dallas area, where floodwaters swept a man from a bridge to his death.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 11:30 am AKDT
Control of Congress also at stake in state legislative races

Control of Congress also at stake in state legislative races

Democrats and Republicans are stepping up their spending on state legislative races as they draw nearer to the next round of redistricting.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 6:50 am AKDT

Rising oil prices haven't hurt the US economy so far

Higher oil prices hurt consumers, but modest increases don't have to crimp the economy.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 6:12 am AKDT

3 hackers get light sentences after working with the FBI

Three computer hackers whose "botnet" known as Mirai virtually paralyzed chunks of the Internet in 2016 have received light sentences after helping the FBI with cybercrime and cybersecurity.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 2:28 pm AKDT

Campaign calls on Hawaii island tourists to be respectful

The Big Island visitors bureau and Hawaii County have launched a campaign that aims to create a more conscientious tourism industry on the Big Island.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 2:20 pm AKDT

Judge: California child can take cannabis drug to school

A judge says a California kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 1:00 pm AKDT

School head resigns over comment about black quarterbacks

A white Texas school superintendent who posted online that "You can't count on a black quarterback" in reference to Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson has resigned.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 8:54 am AKDT

The Latest: Arizona GOP congressman says siblings hate Trump

GOP Congressman Paul Gosar says his siblings who endorsed an election opponent in a television ad are disgruntled liberal Democrats who hate President Trump and put ideology before family.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 2:30 pm AKDT
Parents face tougher rules to get immigrant children back

Parents face tougher rules to get immigrant children back

Fearful immigrant families hoping to reunite with children and teenagers who crossed the border alone are facing an intimidating system that includes submitting fingerprints by all adults in the household where a migrant child will live.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 5:40 am AKDT

New California law helps utilities with wildfire lawsuits

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a measure allowing utilities to bill their customers to pay for legal settlements stemming from devastating 2017 wildfires.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 11:41 am AKDT
Shame, fear: Survivors explain not reporting sexual assaults

Shame, fear: Survivors explain not reporting sexual assaults

Survivors respond with fury to Trump's remarks on woman who accused court nominee of sexual assault.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 2:20 pm AKDT
The Latest: Hawaii national parks reopens after lava shut it

The Latest: Hawaii national parks reopens after lava shut it

A national park in Hawaii has reopened after being closed for more than four months because of Kilauea volcano's latest eruption, which caused widespread damage to park infrastructure and dramatically changed its landscape.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 11:21 am AKDT

18 more convictions tied to corrupt Chicago cop to be tossed

Prosecutors say they will dismiss the convictions of 18 more people that resulted from investigations by a corrupt police sergeant and his crew.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 7:50 am AKDT
Records: Suspect in golfer's death struggled after prison

Records: Suspect in golfer's death struggled after prison

Police in an Iowa college town had repeated interactions with a troubled drifter in the weeks between his departure from prison and his alleged killing of a star golfer from Spain.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 9:20 am AKDT
First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

The first black woman to be accredited to cover the White House now has a statue in the Newseum.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 11:11 pm AKDT

Fugitive New Mexico priest pleads not guilty to sex abuse

A fugitive priest accused of child abuse decades ago in New Mexico has been arrested.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 9:30 am AKDT

Rep. Nunes faulted by rival for photo with hand symbol

Republican U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes of California is being criticized by his rival in the November election after a photo on social media showed Nunes next to a supporter making a hand gesture that some consider racist.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 4:30 pm AKDT
Official: More possible victims of California doctor found

Official: More possible victims of California doctor found

Attorneys say a California surgeon and his girlfriend deny allegations they preyed on two intoxicated women and then drugged and raped them.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 8:17 am AKDT

Woman stabs 5 - including newborns - at New York nursery

Police in New York say at least five people, including three infants, were stabbed at an overnight day care center in Queens.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 3:50 am AKDT
Parents face tougher rules to get immigrant children back

Parents face tougher rules to get immigrant children back

Fearful immigrant families hoping to reunite with children and teenagers who crossed the border alone are facing an intimidating system that includes submitting fingerprints by all adults in the household where a migrant child will live.

Saturday, September 22nd 2018, 5:10 am AKDT
Sheriff: Motive unclear for Maryland shooter who killed 3

Sheriff: Motive unclear for Maryland shooter who killed 3

A Maryland sheriff says the woman who killed three people and wounded others before shooting herself to death at a Maryland drugstore warehouse had been diagnosed with a mental illness and used a legally purchased gun in the rampage.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 8:20 pm AKDT

APNewsBreak: Army misses 2018 recruiting goal

The Army has missed its recruiting goal for the first time in more than a decade.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 6:30 am AKDT

Monsanto asks judge to throw out $289M award in cancer suit

Agribusiness giant Monsanto is asking a San Francisco judge to throw out a jury's $289 million award to a former school groundskeeper who said the company' Roundup weed killer left him dying of cancer.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 9:57 am AKDT
When will it end? Florence's floodwaters rising in Carolinas

When will it end? Florence's floodwaters rising in Carolinas

The crisis from Hurricane Florence is slowly moving to South Carolina along with the trillions of gallons of water dumped by the storm.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 8:10 pm AKDT
Sheriff: Shooter had mental illness but legally owned gun

Sheriff: Shooter had mental illness but legally owned gun

Maryland warehouse shooting: three people killed in shooting at distribution center and a fourth person, the female suspect, died after shooting herself in the head.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 8:42 pm AKDT
Flooding: Dam breach at Duke plant; coal ash could spill

Flooding: Dam breach at Duke plant; coal ash could spill

APNewsBreak: Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 7:50 am AKDT
Carolinas farms could take billions in losses from Florence

Carolinas farms could take billions in losses from Florence

NN Hurricane Florence is testing the resolve of farmers in the Carolinas, who could face billions of dollars in agricultural damages while still feeling the sting from Hurricane Matthew in 2016.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 5:30 am AKDT
California man arrested in 10 'horrific' cold-case rapes

California man arrested in 10 'horrific' cold-case rapes

Sacramento authorities have arrested a 58-year-old man suspected of committing at least 10 rapes across Northern California between 1991 and 2006.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 3:30 pm AKDT
Race central to Chicago case, even if jury doesn't hear it

Race central to Chicago case, even if jury doesn't hear it

The jury in the trial of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the 2014 shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald has heard very little about race.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 10:30 am AKDT
US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP

US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP

US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 10:09 pm AKDT

First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

The first black woman to be accredited to cover the White House now has a statue in the Newseum.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 11:20 am AKDT

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to be deposed in census case

A judge says Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross can be questioned under oath by lawyers challenging a decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 2:50 pm AKDT

Guatemalan migrants, Arizona residents among 8 dead in crash

Authorities say Arizona residents and immigrants in the U.S. illegally from Guatemala were among the eight people killed in a head-on crash.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 12:40 pm AKDT
Mother of suspected MS-13 victim remembered as 'warrior'

Mother of suspected MS-13 victim remembered as 'warrior'

Family and friends will gather Friday for the funeral of a New York mother who turned grief over her daughter's killing into a crusade against MS-13 gang violence.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 6:29 pm AKDT
San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim women's fashion

San Francisco museum shows off modern Muslim women's fashion

A new exhibition in San Francisco aims to show the diversity and creativity of modern fashion for Muslim women.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 7:50 am AKDT
Wisconsin workplace shooting suspect had revoked gun permit

Wisconsin workplace shooting suspect had revoked gun permit

Police say the suspect in a Wisconsin workplace shooting that seriously injured three people had his concealed-carry permit revoked and was unable to legally purchase a firearm.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 10:54 am AKDT
Evangelicals push Senate Republicans to confirm Kavanaugh

Evangelicals push Senate Republicans to confirm Kavanaugh

Evangelical activists are pressing Republican leaders to act "much more aggressively" Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 10:40 am AKDT
California college moves 'Prospector Pete' statue from plaza

California college moves 'Prospector Pete' statue from plaza

California State University, Long Beach, will be ousting its "Prospector Pete" statue because of the impact the 1849 gold rush had on indigenous people.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 12:30 pm AKDT
Official: More possible victims of California doctor found

Official: More possible victims of California doctor found

A Southern California prosecutor says his office has received leads to more than 12 possible additional victims in the investigation of a surgeon and a female companion already charged with drugging and raping two women.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 12:25 pm AKDT
California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira

California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira

California has filed a lawsuit accusing pharmaceutical giant AbbVie of illegally plying doctors with cash, gifts and services to prescribe one of the world's biggest selling drugs.

Tuesday, September 18th 2018, 11:37 am AKDT
Mormons to stay outdoors after split with Boy Scouts

Mormons to stay outdoors after split with Boy Scouts

The Mormon church says a new youth program it will roll out in 2020 when it cuts ties with Boy Scouts of America will still include outdoor and adventure activities even as the initiative becomes gospel-focused.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 11:45 am AKDT
Hotplates, heaters to be given residents after gas disaster

Hotplates, heaters to be given residents after gas disaster

Officials say hotplates and space heaters will be distributed to thousands of Massachusetts residents who were left without natural gas following a series of gas explosions and fires.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 11:41 am AKDT
FBI: Solar observatory closed after child porn case opened

FBI: Solar observatory closed after child porn case opened

An observatory in the mountains of southern New Mexico that mysteriously closed earlier this month appears to be linked to a child pornography investigation.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 1:29 pm AKDT

Judge denies bid to block courthouse immigration arrests

A judge on Massachusetts' highest court has denied a bid to block federal agents from arresting immigrants targeted for deportation at state courthouses.

Friday, September 21st 2018, 11:00 am AKDT
Researchers say they're closing in on Captain Cook's ship

Researchers say they're closing in on Captain Cook's ship

Researchers say they've identified a site off the coast of Rhode Island where they think the ship that 18th-century explorer Capt James Cook used to sail around the world may be located.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 6:49 pm AKDT
Gunman upset by divorce is found dead after manhunt

Gunman upset by divorce is found dead after manhunt

A gunman authorities say shot at his ex-wife and then killed his parents in Pennsylvania has been found dead.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 2:08 am AKDT
Nevada senator rallies with president he used to criticize

Nevada senator rallies with president he used to criticize

Republicans' chances of keeping their U.S. Senate majority have become shakier as races in red states have tightened, but the party's most vulnerable member insists he's bullish about his re-election.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 10:32 pm AKDT

Man who walked near boiling-hot Old Faithful geyser ticketed

Yellowstone National Park officials say they have ticketed a man caught on video walking dangerously close to Old Faithful geyser.

Monday, September 17th 2018, 2:30 pm AKDT

Sentencing options for Cosby include prison, jail, probation

Bill Cosby could be sent to prison next week for drugging and molesting a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 12:32 pm AKDT

Will American Airlines bar customers from changing a ticket?

American expects to bar customers from making changes to nonrefundable tickets if Congress cracks down on 'unreasonable' airline fees.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 1:19 pm AKDT
Puerto Rico marks 1 year since Maria with song and sadness

Puerto Rico marks 1 year since Maria with song and sadness

Puerto Ricans are marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria with choirs, protests and a funeral procession.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 8:58 am AKDT
Canadian crabs with bad attitude threaten coastal ecosystem

Canadian crabs with bad attitude threaten coastal ecosystem

Aggressive Canadian crabs invading US waters from Nova Scotia threaten coastal ecosystem.

Tuesday, September 18th 2018, 6:57 pm AKDT
Cardinal hires judge to review church sex abuse policies

Cardinal hires judge to review church sex abuse policies

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York has hired a former federal judge to review its procedures and protocols for handling allegations of sexual abuse.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 9:08 am AKDT

Bill Gates calls for more global education assessments data

Bill Gates is rallying behind school quality in developing nations with a push for more assessment data, a new initiative that links the Microsoft co-founder's signature U.S. education priorities with his more prominent global philanthropy work.

Tuesday, September 18th 2018, 6:47 am AKDT
Cornell review finds academic misconduct by food researcher

Cornell review finds academic misconduct by food researcher

Cornell says its investigation found academic misconduct the research of a prominent professor.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 10:38 am AKDT
US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site

US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site

The U.S. government will pay $925,000 and improve worker safety to settle a lawsuit over employee exposure to chemical vapors at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 12:38 pm AKDT
Reckoning with loss of homes, livelihoods after Florence

Reckoning with loss of homes, livelihoods after Florence

With Florence's floodwaters receding in some places and still menacing others, tired and waterlogged North Carolinians are getting a chance to take stock of the destruction.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 8:40 pm AKDT
Ex-aide to New York Gov. Cuomo gets 6 years in prison

Ex-aide to New York Gov. Cuomo gets 6 years in prison

A judge will decide whether a former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo receives leniency or a long prison sentence for his conviction on federal bribery and fraud charges.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 7:17 pm AKDT

Native American teens stopped on college tour urge changes

An attorney for two Native American brothers pulled from a Colorado State University tour is asking the school for policy changes.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 10:34 am AKDT
Arizona licenses for nonprofit housing migrant kids at risk

Arizona licenses for nonprofit housing migrant kids at risk

Arizona officials have moved to revoke the licenses for a nonprofit that houses immigrant children in part because it missed a deadline to show that all its employees passed background checks.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 2:10 pm AKDT

4 dead, including suspect, after Maryland warehouse shooting

Authorities say multiple people have been shot in northeast Maryland in what the FBI is describing as an "active shooter situation".

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 6:38 am AKDT
Florence-weary South Carolina could get more record flooding

Florence-weary South Carolina could get more record flooding

Hurricane Florence is still wearing out the Carolinas, where residents have endured an agonizing week of violent winds, torrential rain, widespread flooding, power outages and death.

Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 8:29 pm AKDT
Grand jury indicts Alaska man tied to girl's death

Grand jury indicts Alaska man tied to girl's death

A federal grand jury has indicted an Alaska man linked to a missing 10-year-old girl's death, alleging he lied, among other things, that he found the missing girl's cellphone when in fact he took it from her.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 5:20 pm AKDT
Slayings raise alarms for women who practice sports alone

Slayings raise alarms for women who practice sports alone

Three slayings raise alarms for women who exercise or practice sports alone.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 11:08 am AKDT
Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

Several meteorologists and disaster experts say Florence highlights a problem with the way hurricane danger is rated.

Tuesday, September 18th 2018, 5:17 am AKDT

Anti-abuse activists pan US Catholic bishops' new proposals

Lawyers and advocates for victims of clergy sex-abuse are assailing as inadequate some new steps announced by U.S. Catholic bishops to curtail the abuse scandals that are shaking the church.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 11:30 am AKDT

Tesla says it has turned over documents to feds

Shares of electric car maker Tesla Inc. fell more than 5 percent Tuesday after a report that it's under criminal investigation over statements about taking the company private.

Tuesday, September 18th 2018, 9:07 am AKDT
3 hurt in court shooting leave hospital; gunman identified

3 hurt in court shooting leave hospital; gunman identified

Three civilians wounded when a gunman opened fire outside a crowded Pennsylvania courtroom are now out of the hospital.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 3:58 am AKDT

8 people, including 4 migrants in US illegally, die in crash

Authorities say nine people, including seven who were in the U.S. illegally, were killed in a head-on collision on an Arizona highway.

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 10:48 am AKDT
The Latest: Sheriff: Shooting suspect in critical condition

The Latest: Sheriff: Shooting suspect in critical condition

Authorities say multiple people have been shot in northeast Maryland in what the FBI is describing as an "active shooter situation".

Thursday, September 20th 2018, 7:28 am AKDT

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