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Anxiety in Alaska as endless aftershocks rattle residents

January 19, 2019

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Seven weeks after a massive earthquake rocked Alaska, aftershocks are still shattering 7-year-old Connor Cartwright's sense of safety. more »»

More lenient state laws could chill low-alcohol beer market

January 19, 2019

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Beer snobs are raising their mugs to a stronger brew in three states that once forbade grocers from selling anything but low-alcohol brands, and the changes could indirectly... more »»

Shutdown leads to delays in lawsuits against government

January 19, 2019

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — During the longest-ever government shutdown, the federal judiciary has remained open, allowing the wheels of justice to keep turning in most criminal cases. more »»

Laquan McDonald's family laments sentence for white officer

January 19, 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — The explosive video of a white Chicago officer shooting a black teenager 16 times shocked consciences around the world with footage of Laquan McDonald getting gunned down as he... more »»

Women's March returns to DC amid shutdown and controversy

January 19, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The third annual Women's March is returning to Washington this week amid inclement weather, ideological schisms and the longest government shutdown in American histor. more »»

Feds confirm jailed Iranian TV anchor not charged with crime

January 19, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal officials confirmed Friday that a prominent American-born anchorwoman on Iranian state television was jailed in the U.S. more »»

Talks over Los Angeles teachers strike to resume Saturday

January 19, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Striking teachers and the nation's second-largest school district are set to continue renewed negotiations Saturday following a fifth day of passionate protests in Los Angeles. more »»

Strike by Los Angeles teachers enters fifth day amid talks

January 19, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Teachers picketed and rallied Friday as a strike against the giant Los Angeles Unified School District extended to a fifth day with a new round of contract negotiations underway. more »»

Video shows Arizona officer opening fire as teen runs away

January 19, 2019

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A suburban Phoenix police officer investigating a car break-in shot and killed the 14-year-old suspect as the boy ran away, according to video released Friday. more »»

Weekend winter storm sweeping from Midwest to New England

January 19, 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — A winter storm started sweeping across the Midwest on Friday, leading to slick roads and runways, as it inched its way toward New England, where it was forecast to dump up to 2 fee... more »»

The Latest: McDonald relative calls sentence partial victory

January 19, 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of the Chicago police officer who fired the shots that killed black teenager Laquan McDonald (all times local):

7:15 p.m. more »»

Officer who shot black teen sentenced to nearly 7 years

January 19, 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — The white Chicago officer who gunned down a black teenager in 2014 was sentenced Friday to nearly seven years in prison, ending an explosive case that was centered on a graphic... more »»

Facility where comatose woman gave birth faces new complaint

January 19, 2019

PHOENIX (AP) — A long-term care facility where an Arizona woman in a vegetative state was raped and gave birth said Friday that it's investigating another patient's allegation of physical abuse. more »»

'Perfect cop': Thousands mourn rookie California officer

January 19, 2019

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — A young Natalie Corona would run around the house in police gear and loved watching the show "Cops." She always knew she wanted to be a police officer, her sister said Friday. more »»

The Latest: Prosecutor says goal was justice, 'not revenge'

January 19, 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of the Chicago police officer who fired the shots that killed black teenager Laquan McDonald (all times local):

6:20 p.. more »»

The Latest: Laquan McDonald relative unhappy with sentence

January 19, 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of the Chicago police officer who fired the shots that killed black teenager Laquan McDonald (all times local):

6:05 p.m. more »»

 
 

 

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