St. Louis County police: 11-year-old fatally shoots intruder, 16, in Missouri

Published Sep. 4 2015 @ 1:00am

ST. LOUIS -- St. Louis County police say an 11-year-old boy fatally shot a 16-year-old intruder during a home invasion.

Updated: 3 shot, 1 killed, gunman sought on Sacramento college campus

Published Sep. 3 2015

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Police hunted for a gunman Thursday night who opened fire at a Sacramento college parking lot, killing...

Ryan Zimmerman stays hot as Nationals rout Braves 15-1

Published Sep. 3 2015

WASHINGTON -- Ryan Zimmerman continued his torrid stretch with three hits and four RBIs, Jordan Zimmermann pitched six solid innings...

Renfree sharp as Falcons hold off Ravens' comeback, 20-19

Published Sep. 3 2015

ATLANTA -- Sean Renfree threw a touchdown pass and led another scoring drive to overshadow the preseason debut of Rex...

Twenty people in Colorado face federal pot trafficking charges

Published Sep. 3 2015

DENVER -- Federal prosecutors charged 20 people in Colorado suspected of trafficking marijuana out of state.

Ex-Vegas firefighter found guilty in wife murder-for-hire

Published Sep. 3 2015

LAS VEGAS -- A former Las Vegas firefighter and U.S. Military Academy graduate was found guilty Thursday of hiring a...

Cleveland Middle School teacher reinstated after charges dismissed

Published Sep. 3 2015

Jeffrey B. Robinson, a Cleveland Middle School teacher, has been reinstated to the school system, according to a release by...

Chicago parents, activists continue protest even after officials agree to keep school open

Published Sep. 3 2015

CHICAGO -- Chicago school officials say they'll open a new arts-focused school in a neighborhood school once slated for closure....

Cruz blames Obama for climate of violence against police

Published Sep. 3 2015

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Ted Cruz is holding President Barack Obama responsible for a climate of violence against police....

French investigators confirm wing part is from Flight 370

Published Sep. 3 2015

PARIS (AP) - French investigators have formally identified a washed-up piece of airplane debris found in July on a remote...

Deputy under investigation after case evidence, marijuana found during eviction

Published Sep. 3 2015

A Hamilton County deputy is under investigation after case information and a small amount of marijuana were found during his...

MTV Video Music Awards criticized for glorifying marijuana

Published Sep. 3 2015

NEW YORK (AP) - An organization that ran anti-cigarette smoking ads during the Video Music Awards has complained to MTV's...

Kentucky clerks to license same-sex marriages as their boss is jailed

Published Sep. 3 2015

ASHLAND, Ky. -- Five of the six deputy clerks in a Kentucky county say they will issue marriage licenses to...

Two boats collide and spill oil, closing part of Mississippi River

Published Sep. 3 2015

PADUCAH, Ky. -- Part of the Mississippi River was closed as crews investigated and cleaned up an oil spill caused...

Kentucky clerk hailed in Womick's bid to stop same-sex couples from marrying

Published Sep. 3 2015

NASHVILLE -- State Rep. Rick Womick is again urging Tennessee county clerks to quit issuing marriage certificates to same-sex couples,...

Georgia releases first results of new standardized test

Published Sep. 3 2015

ATLANTA -- Fewer than 39 percent of Georgia students in each grade level tested last year were proficient or better...

Berlin gadget show: Tiny PCs and high-end handsets

Published Sep. 3 2015

BERLIN (AP) - Gadget makers have been showcasing their latest gear at Europe's flagship technology show, the IFA in Berlin,...

Tennessee officer injured in inmate escape attempt, hostage situation

Published Sep. 3 2015

GALLATIN, Tenn. -- Authorities in Tennessee say an officer was injured during an inmate escape attempt and hostage situation at...

Trump signs pledge to back GOP's 2016 presidential nominee

Published Sep. 3 2015

NEW YORK -- Donald Trump says he has signed a Republican loyalty pledge to back the GOP's 2016 nominee for...

Prosecutors: Fatal church shooting suspect to face death penalty

Published Sep. 3 2015

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The white man accused of killing nine black churchgoers during a Bible study will face the death...