Near-record 'dead zone' predicted in Gulf of Mexico

Near-record 'dead zone' predicted in Gulf of Mexico

Scientists are predicting a near-record dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico - an area where the water holds too little oxygen for marine life.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 8:51 PM AKDT
Daily HIV prevention pill urged for healthy people at risk

Daily HIV prevention pill urged for healthy people at risk

New recommendations are urging doctors to prescribe a daily HIV prevention pill to people who are at high risk of getting the virus.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 7:21 AM AKDT
AP: 3 million US students don't have home internet

AP: 3 million US students don't have home internet

Nearly 3 million students in the U.S. face struggles keeping up with their studies because they don't have home internet access.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 10:31 PM AKDT
Long-distance trip: NASA opening space station to visitors

Long-distance trip: NASA opening space station to visitors

NASA opening International Space Station to private visitors, starting as early as next year.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 8:01 AM AKDT
Medical pot laws no answer for US opioid deaths, study finds

Medical pot laws no answer for US opioid deaths, study finds

A new study shoots down the notion that medical marijuana laws can prevent opioid overdose deaths.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 11:11 AM AKDT
Woman alleges 2008 sexual assault by UCLA gynecologist

Woman alleges 2008 sexual assault by UCLA gynecologist

A retired gynecologist who worked at the University of California, Los Angeles for decades has pleaded not guilty to sexually abusing two patients during exams and the campus is asking anyone who may have other complaints against him to step forward.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 10:01 PM AKDT
US Supreme Court will hear Montana arsenic cleanup case

US Supreme Court will hear Montana arsenic cleanup case

The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether residents of two Montana communities can continue with their decade-long effort to get the Atlantic Richfield Co. to pay for a more thorough cleanup of arsenic after a century of copper smelting.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 10:51 AM AKDT
US Catholic bishops convene to confront sex-abuse crisis

US Catholic bishops convene to confront sex-abuse crisis

U.S. Catholic bishops have convened a high-stakes national meeting that will focus on defusing the church's clergy sex-abuse crisis.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 6:41 AM AKDT
As bishops gather, prosecutors step up scrutiny of church

As bishops gather, prosecutors step up scrutiny of church

Attorneys general eyeing U.S. church authorities in growing clergy abuse investigations.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 11:21 PM AKDT
Southern Baptists combat sex abuse as critics rally

Southern Baptists combat sex abuse as critics rally

The Southern Baptist Convention opens a national meeting that will be dominated by discussion of a large-scale sex-abuse crisis.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 9:01 AM AKDT
Mistrial declared on remaining counts against ex-NFL player

Mistrial declared on remaining counts against ex-NFL player

Jury that convicted ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping 58-year-old homeless woman ordered to return after deadlocking on 8 other charges, including 2 more counts of rape involving 54-year-old hitchhiker, unconscious teen.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 9:11 PM AKDT
Judge: Obama center construction can move forward in Chicago

Judge: Obama center construction can move forward in Chicago

A federal judge in Chicago says he'll dismiss a lawsuit brought by a parks advocacy group that is trying to stop Barack Obama's presidential center from being built in a lakefront park.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 9:21 AM AKDT
Building materials helped spread Grenfell fire, US suit says

Building materials helped spread Grenfell fire, US suit says

An American lawyer known for winning huge legal awards over deadly construction accidents plans to hold a news conference on the 2017 apartment fire in London that killed 72 people.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 1:51 AM AKDT
Pelosi says Dems 'not even close' to starting impeachment

Pelosi says Dems 'not even close' to starting impeachment

A resolution being voted on in the House would make it easier for Democrats to sue President Donald Trump's administration and other potential witnesses who refuse to comply with subpoenas.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 12:41 AM AKDT
Virginia primary has lots of surprise, no clear message

Virginia primary has lots of surprise, no clear message

Virginia's highly charged legislative primary elections are being closely watched as a possible political barometer for 2020 presidential election year.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 9:21 PM AKDT
Holocaust Museum digitizing letters from Anne Frank's father

Holocaust Museum digitizing letters from Anne Frank's father

A Massachusetts man who struck a friendship with Anne Frank's father has donated a trove of letters and mementos he received from Otto Frank to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum for the 90th anniversary of the young Holocaust victim's birth.

Tuesday, June 11th 2019, 8:21 AM AKDT
California OKs health care for some adult immigrants

California OKs health care for some adult immigrants

Some low-income adults in California living in the country illegally will soon get their health benefits paid for by taxpayers.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 8:11 PM AKDT
Stressed out? Your dog may feel it too, study suggests

Stressed out? Your dog may feel it too, study suggests

New study suggests dog owners may affect levels of stress in their pets.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 5:11 AM AKDT
'Sell By' or what? US pushes for clarity on expiration dates

'Sell By' or what? US pushes for clarity on expiration dates

U.S. regulators want to clear up the confusion around date labels like "Sell by" and "Best by.".

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 5:21 AM AKDT
Facebook invests in renewables with Texas solar project

Facebook invests in renewables with Texas solar project

Facebook is building a massive new solar farm in West Texas that's believed to be one of the largest solar projects in the nation.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 9:11 PM AKDT
Helicopter crashes on roof of NYC skyscraper, killing pilot

Helicopter crashes on roof of NYC skyscraper, killing pilot

The Fire Department is responding to a report of a helicopter crash at a building in midtown Manhattan.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 10:21 AM AKDT
Kroger recalls frozen berries that might have hepatitis A

Kroger recalls frozen berries that might have hepatitis A

Grocery stores owned by Kroger across the country are recalling store-label frozen berries because they might be contaminated with Hepatitis A. There have been no reported illnesses.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 11:21 AM AKDT
FDA: 'Influencers' promoted vaping without suitable warnings

FDA: 'Influencers' promoted vaping without suitable warnings

The Food and Drug Administration is sending warnings to companies that inappropriately pushed their e-cigarette formulas online through paid social media influencers on Facebook, Twitter and other websites.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 7:01 AM AKDT
Creole cuisine queen Leah Chase gets New Orleans sendoff

Creole cuisine queen Leah Chase gets New Orleans sendoff

Chefs, musicians and politicians are among the hundreds of admirers paying respects to famed New Orleans chef Leah Chase, who died June 1 at age 96.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 1:41 PM AKDT
Correction: Naval War College story

Correction: Naval War College story

The Navy says the president of the U.S. Naval War College has been administratively reassigned pending the outcome of an inspector general investigation.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 5:21 AM AKDT
US-China trade war sparks worries about rare minerals

US-China trade war sparks worries about rare minerals

Rising trade tensions are shining a spotlight on the 17 rare earth minerals needed for high-tech products like electric cars and robotics. But trade experts say China's rising tariffs and threats to stop imports of them to the U.S. are not cause for panic.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 7:41 AM AKDT
Abortions are legal in Guam, but doctors won't perform them

Abortions are legal in Guam, but doctors won't perform them

The first female governor of Guam says she's concerned that a lack of abortion access in the U.S. territory means women will be forced to seek illegal or dangerous alternatives.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 9:11 PM AKDT
Feisty Virginia primaries closely watched for national trend

Feisty Virginia primaries closely watched for national trend

A resolution being voted on in the House would make it easier for Democrats to sue President Donald Trump's administration and other potential witnesses who refuse to comply with subpoenas.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 8:41 PM AKDT
California county questions security deal for men-only club

California county questions security deal for men-only club

An annual retreat staged in California by an elite club that has included powerful U.S. political and business leaders is facing scrutiny for excluding women.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 12:31 PM AKDT
The Latest: Lawmaker: NYC needs more limits on helicopters

The Latest: Lawmaker: NYC needs more limits on helicopters

The helicopter that crashed into a New York City skyscraper was flying in airspace that is supposed to be off-limits.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 11:51 AM AKDT
Central Americans pursue US dream despite Mexico crackdown

Central Americans pursue US dream despite Mexico crackdown

Central Americans still dream of reaching the US even as Mexico cracks down on migrants entering the country.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 10:11 AM AKDT
Brother's death steered Kim Goldman toward life of service

Brother's death steered Kim Goldman toward life of service

Kim Goldman turned the agony of her brother Ron's murder into a career helping troubled teens and aiding crime victims' rights groups.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 8:31 PM AKDT
Dallas crane collapse victim identified as 29-year-old woman

Dallas crane collapse victim identified as 29-year-old woman

Authorities have identified 29-year-old Kiersten Symone Smith as the woman who was killed after a crane fell on a Dallas apartment building amid severe thunderstorms.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 10:01 AM AKDT
Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of rape

Ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of rape

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. convicted of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman last year in San Diego County.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 3:31 PM AKDT
Grandmother of dad who killed 5 kids asks to spare his life

Grandmother of dad who killed 5 kids asks to spare his life

The grandmother of a South Carolina father facing a possible death sentence for killing his five children is asking a jury to spare his life.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 10:01 AM AKDT
Automakers urge California, US to restart mileage talks

Automakers urge California, US to restart mileage talks

Major automakers are urging the Trump administration and California to go back to the negotiating table over vehicle mileage standards to prevent a legal battle.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 4:01 PM AKDT
California man guilty of killing family of 4 found in desert

California man guilty of killing family of 4 found in desert

A jury's verdict will be revealed in the case of a Southern California man charged with killing a family of four and burying their bodies in the desert.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 8:41 PM AKDT
Death-penalty trial panned in state that ended punishment

Death-penalty trial panned in state that ended punishment

The trial of a former graduate student charged with kidnapping and killing a University of Illinois scholar from China is the first federal death-penalty trial in Illinois since it abolished capital punishment in 2011, and some activists are dismayed.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 1:01 PM AKDT
3 ex-workers charged with animal cruelty at Indiana dairy

3 ex-workers charged with animal cruelty at Indiana dairy

Animal cruelty charges are being pressed against three former employees of a large northwestern Indiana dairy farm following the release of undercover video showing workers kicking and throwing young calves.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 1:41 PM AKDT
Police use of DNA leads to backlash, changes to big database

Police use of DNA leads to backlash, changes to big database

A popular DNA database for finding relatives has tightened its policies for police access after a backlash over privacy.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 1:01 PM AKDT
Report: Black Missouri drivers 91% more likely to be stopped

Report: Black Missouri drivers 91% more likely to be stopped

A new report shows that black drivers in Missouri are 91% more likely than white motorists to be pulled over by police.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 11:21 AM AKDT
Lawmakers aim for Pulse to be designated national memorial

Lawmakers aim for Pulse to be designated national memorial

Members of central Florida's congressional delegation are introducing legislation to designate the gay nightclub where 49 people were massacred three years ago as a national memorial.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 1:41 PM AKDT
1st woman to take command of a US Army infantry division

1st woman to take command of a US Army infantry division

A California National Guard has announced the appointment of the first woman to lead a U.S. Army infantry division.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 9:41 AM AKDT
20 years for man who tried to fight for Islamic State

20 years for man who tried to fight for Islamic State

A South Carolina man who pleaded guilty to trying to fight for the Islamic State group is being sentenced.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 7:31 AM AKDT
Wildfire prompts evacuation at California Six Flags park

Wildfire prompts evacuation at California Six Flags park

A fast-moving brush fire prompted the evacuation of a big amusement and water park in Southern California.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 8:01 AM AKDT
Sex abuse crisis the focus as US Catholic bishops convene

Sex abuse crisis the focus as US Catholic bishops convene

US Catholic bishops gather for a national meeting under pressure to give a larger role to lay Catholics and secular authorities in confronting the church's ever-widening sex-abuse crisis.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 8:21 AM AKDT
California utility proactively cuts power because of weather

California utility proactively cuts power because of weather

Pacific Gas & Electric has implemented a controversial practice of cutting power to selected portions of Northern California to guard against wildfires as the weather turns very windy, dry and hot.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 4:41 PM AKDT
1 killed, 5 injured when crane topples on Dallas apartments

1 killed, 5 injured when crane topples on Dallas apartments

Two people have been hospitalized after a crane collapsed in Dallas amid severe thunderstorms.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 1:31 PM AKDT
Lottery ticket worth $530 million sold in San Diego store

Lottery ticket worth $530 million sold in San Diego store

A lottery ticket worth $530 million in the Mega Millions draw was sold at a liquor store in San Diego, the City News Service reports.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 4:41 AM AKDT
Strong job market hampers FEMA hiring in flood-hit states

Strong job market hampers FEMA hiring in flood-hit states

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is facing an unexpected challenge in meeting the needs of the many people affected by this spring's widespread flooding and violent storms: a strong economy.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 7:01 AM AKDT
The Latest: Naval War College president steps down

The Latest: Naval War College president steps down

The president of the U.S. Naval War College says he is stepping down.

Monday, June 10th 2019, 7:51 AM AKDT
Brush fire sets off evacuation at California amusement park

Brush fire sets off evacuation at California amusement park

Firefighters are battling a brush fire that forced the closure of a huge amusement park in northern Los Angeles County.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 1:31 PM AKDT
Sex abuse crisis tops agenda as Southern Baptists convene

Sex abuse crisis tops agenda as Southern Baptists convene

Sex-abuse crisis overshadows other issues as Southern Baptist Convention convenes its annual national meeting in Alabama.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 8:31 AM AKDT
Virginia man back in US after court questions deportation

Virginia man back in US after court questions deportation

A Virginia man who says he fears torture at the hands of Israeli authorities is back in the U.S. after a judge's order forced immigration authorities to reverse a deportation and bring him back from Israel before he ever got off the plane.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 10:51 AM AKDT
Jimmy Carter, after hip surgery, back teaching Sunday school

Jimmy Carter, after hip surgery, back teaching Sunday school

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter has returned to teaching Sunday school after time off following surgery for a broken hip.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 12:41 PM AKDT
Stranger in the kitchen: Walmart to deliver inside homes

Stranger in the kitchen: Walmart to deliver inside homes

Walmart is offering to have one of its employees deliver fresh groceries and put them in your refrigerator when you're not home.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 8:21 PM AKDT
Massive ladybug swarm over California shows up on radar

Massive ladybug swarm over California shows up on radar

A huge blob that appeared on the National Weather Service's radar wasn't a rain cloud, but a massive swarm of ladybugs over Southern California.

Wednesday, June 5th 2019, 3:41 PM AKDT
3rd child dies after horse-drawn carriage hit in Michigan

3rd child dies after horse-drawn carriage hit in Michigan

Police say a third child has died after a pickup truck drove into the back of an Amish horse-drawn carriage in southern Michigan.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 10:01 AM AKDT
California lawmakers agree to health benefits for immigrants

California lawmakers agree to health benefits for immigrants

California will become the first state in the country to pay for some adults living in the country illegally to have full health benefits as the solidly liberal state continues to distance itself from President Donald Trump's administration.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 4:11 PM AKDT
The Latest: Search of accessible apartments finds no victims

The Latest: Search of accessible apartments finds no victims

A Dallas fire rescue official says one person has been killed and at least six injured when a construction crane fell on an apartment building.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 2:01 PM AKDT
Ex-Florida player charged with murder in wife's 2016 death

Ex-Florida player charged with murder in wife's 2016 death

Authorities say a former University of Florida football player, Earl "Tony" Joiner, has been arrested and charged with killing his wife in a case dating to 2016.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 6:01 PM AKDT
Alaska police charge 3 additional people in woman's killing

Alaska police charge 3 additional people in woman's killing

Alaska police arrest and charge three additional people in shooting death of Anchorage woman.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 4:51 PM AKDT
9 hospitalized when subway car derails in Boston

9 hospitalized when subway car derails in Boston

A subway car has derailed in Boston, sending nine people to the hospital.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 12:51 PM AKDT
Bart Starr remembered at memorial in his native Alabama

Bart Starr remembered at memorial in his native Alabama

Former NFL quarterbacking great Bart Starr is being remembered at a public memorial event in his native Alabama.

Sunday, June 9th 2019, 5:31 AM AKDT
Lawsuit: Drugmaker improperly used charity to pay kickbacks

Lawsuit: Drugmaker improperly used charity to pay kickbacks

Federal prosecutors say a pharmaceutical firm improperly used a charity to pay kickbacks that subsidized Medicare patients' copayment obligations, allowing the firm to keep raising prices for the drug.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 4:01 AM AKDT
Colorado will leave house-sized boulder along highway

Colorado will leave house-sized boulder along highway

A boulder the size of a house that crashed onto a southwestern Colorado state highway last month will stay put.

Wednesday, June 5th 2019, 7:21 AM AKDT
Archbishop didn't tell Vatican whole story on fallen bishop

Archbishop didn't tell Vatican whole story on fallen bishop

The head of the Roman Catholic Church's West Virginia diocese says it was an error not to disclose the names of clergy, including himself, who received cash gifts from a former bishop accused of sexual and financial misconduct.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 10:41 AM AKDT
Allegations against top priest under review after AP report

Allegations against top priest under review after AP report

The Catholic Church in Texas says it is reviewing allegations that a top monsignor continued to hear a married woman's confession after he manipulated her into a sexual relationship, a potentially serious crime under church law.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 11:31 AM AKDT
It's the greatest: Ali's training camp opens to public

It's the greatest: Ali's training camp opens to public

The rustic Pennsylvania training camp where Muhammad Ali prepared for some of his most famous fights has undergone an elaborate restoration.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 7:21 AM AKDT
Border agent saves migrant mother, son from Texas bee attack

Border agent saves migrant mother, son from Texas bee attack

A U.S. Border Patrol agent is credited with saving a migrant woman and her young son who were attacked and covered by thousands of bees.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 8:01 AM AKDT
'I was wrong': Officer who shot 911 caller gets 12½ years

'I was wrong': Officer who shot 911 caller gets 12½ years

Attorneys for a Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in the shooting of an unarmed woman who had called 911 say it wouldn't do society any good to send him to prison.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 4:52 AM AKDT
Gymnastics coach under restrictions for misconduct claim

Gymnastics coach under restrictions for misconduct claim

A coach at a well-known Pennsylvania gymnastics training center has been suspended by the sport's governing body until a hearing on a sexual misconduct allegation.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 10:11 AM AKDT
Detroit man charged in deaths of gay men, transgender woman

Detroit man charged in deaths of gay men, transgender woman

Authorities say a man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others at a Detroit home had targeted them because they were part of the LGBTQ community.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 6:02 AM AKDT
Woman sues TSA over strip search at Oklahoma airport

Woman sues TSA over strip search at Oklahoma airport

A Las Vegas woman has sued the Transportation Security Administration after she says they made her strip down in Oklahoma before a flight back to Nevada, KTNV reports.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 7:01 PM AKDT
Albuquerque eyes Route 66 upgrades in 'forgotten' part

Albuquerque eyes Route 66 upgrades in 'forgotten' part

New Mexico's largest city is the latest to embark on upgrades to its portion of the historic Route 66 Highway.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 4:41 PM AKDT
University of Alabama rejects $26M gift after abortion flap

University of Alabama rejects $26M gift after abortion flap

The University of Alabama board of trustees is expected to vote Friday on whether to return a top donor's $21.5 million donation and strip his name from the law school.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 9:11 PM AKDT
Pickup hits Amish horse-drawn carriage, killing 2 kids

Pickup hits Amish horse-drawn carriage, killing 2 kids

Authorities say a pickup truck rear-ended an Amish horse-drawn carriage in southern Michigan, killing two children and seriously injuring two others and a woman who were in the carriage.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 6:41 AM AKDT
Boom in electric scooters leads to more injuries, fatalities

Boom in electric scooters leads to more injuries, fatalities

As electric scooters proliferate around the globe, many people are showing up in emergency rooms with serious injuries.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 11:11 AM AKDT
Lost Texas hiker rescued after week in Arkansas wilderness

Lost Texas hiker rescued after week in Arkansas wilderness

Searchers have found a Texas man who went missing last weekend while hiking alone in a remote area of Arkansas.

Saturday, June 8th 2019, 5:51 AM AKDT
Prosecutor: More than 60 deaths now linked to serial killer

Prosecutor: More than 60 deaths now linked to serial killer

A Texas prosecutor says investigators have linked more than 60 killings in at least 14 states to a 79-year-old inmate who may be the most prolific serial killer in U.S. history.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 10:01 AM AKDT
Court lifts injunction blocking Keystone XL oil pipeline

Court lifts injunction blocking Keystone XL oil pipeline

An appeals court has lifted a judge's injunction that blocked construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to the US.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 11:11 AM AKDT
Judge cuts penalty facing Navy SEAL, cites email intrusion

Judge cuts penalty facing Navy SEAL, cites email intrusion

A military judge has removed the lead prosecutor accused of misconduct from the war crimes case of a decorated Navy SEAL.

Monday, June 3rd 2019, 10:11 PM AKDT
Shipping from Mexico rushed before tariff threat lifted

Shipping from Mexico rushed before tariff threat lifted

Companies have been rushing to ship as many goods as possible out of Mexico to get ahead of possible tariffs threatened by President Donald Trump.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 2:01 PM AKDT
Lawyers for church leader decry Becerra's comments on client

Lawyers for church leader decry Becerra's comments on client

New lawyers for the leader of a Mexico-based megachurch charged with human trafficking and child rape say remarks by California's attorney general may have tainted a potential jury.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 10:31 AM AKDT
Person of interest in custody in women's deaths in Detroit

Person of interest in custody in women's deaths in Detroit

Detroit police check abandoned houses for any additional victims of a possible serial killer; person of interest in custody.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 7:01 PM AKDT
House panel highlights risks over nuclear-storage stalemate

House panel highlights risks over nuclear-storage stalemate

Members of Congress say America's long stalemate over where to put its nuclear waste needs to end _ and as soon as possible.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 3:11 PM AKDT
New Mexico governor says no to high-level nuclear waste

New Mexico governor says no to high-level nuclear waste

New Mexico's governor says she's opposed to plans by a New Jersey-based company to build a facility in her state to temporarily store spent nuclear fuel from reactors around the U.S.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 1:41 PM AKDT
Ex-Oklahoma State basketball coach gets 3 months in prison

Ex-Oklahoma State basketball coach gets 3 months in prison

A former assistant basketball coach at Oklahoma State and the University of South Carolina has been sentenced to three months in prison for accepting bribes to link top players with bribe-paying managers and financial advisers.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 10:31 AM AKDT
Man sought guns, grenades for Times Square attack, feds say

Man sought guns, grenades for Times Square attack, feds say

Authorities have arrested a New York man who talked about wanting to throw a grenade in Times Square.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 6:51 AM AKDT
Mother says Utah officer pulled gun on her black son

Mother says Utah officer pulled gun on her black son

A Utah mother is calling for an independent investigation after she says a police officer pointed a gun at her 10-year-old son's head in what she calls a racially motivated incident.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 3:41 PM AKDT
St. Louis officers pulled from streets over postings

St. Louis officers pulled from streets over postings

St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson says the city has pulled several police officers off the street while an internal investigation continues after they were accused of posting objectionable Facebook messages.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 2:41 PM AKDT
Animal rights activist facing felonies in Jeff Bezos protest

Animal rights activist facing felonies in Jeff Bezos protest

Authorities in Las Vegas are filing felony charges against a 30-year-old California woman who was arrested after approaching Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos on a conference stage while yelling about chicken farms.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 10:51 AM AKDT
APNewsBreak: Navy probing claims against war college leader

APNewsBreak: Navy probing claims against war college leader

Navy investigates president of U.S. Naval War College.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 2:11 AM AKDT
Former NASCAR CEO Brian France pleads guilty to DWI

Former NASCAR CEO Brian France pleads guilty to DWI

Former NASCAR CEO Brian France has pleaded guilty to driving while intoxicated in New York's Hamptons last year.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 11:01 AM AKDT
'End where we began': Paradise teens graduate after wildfire

'End where we began': Paradise teens graduate after wildfire

A Northern California town that was mostly destroyed by a wildfire is celebrating the graduation of its high school class.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 3:21 PM AKDT
Decision in Arizona border activist's trial now with jury

Decision in Arizona border activist's trial now with jury

Attorneys are scheduled to deliver closing statements on Friday in the criminal trial against a humanitarian aid volunteer who says he was fulfilling his duty to help others when he encountered two migrants near the U.S.-Mexico border.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 8:21 PM AKDT
Is 'Big Tech' too big? A look at growing antitrust scrutiny

Is 'Big Tech' too big? A look at growing antitrust scrutiny

Is Big Tech headed for a big breakup?.

Tuesday, June 4th 2019, 1:21 PM AKDT
Climber says 'Don't mess with Rainier' after he was rescued

Climber says 'Don't mess with Rainier' after he was rescued

The climbers who were stranded for days near the top of Mount Rainier in Washington state have been released from a Seattle hospital.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 11:31 AM AKDT
US opens new mass facility in Texas for migrant children

US opens new mass facility in Texas for migrant children

The federal government is opening a new mass shelter for migrant children near the U.S-Mexico border and is considering housing children on three military bases.

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 2:11 PM AKDT
The Latest: Lawyers disappointed for ex-cop sent to prison

The Latest: Lawyers disappointed for ex-cop sent to prison

Attorneys for a Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in the shooting of an unarmed woman who had called 911 say it wouldn't do society any good to send him to prison.

Friday, June 7th 2019, 8:21 AM AKDT

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