Police officer charged with raping teen submits resignation

Published Jun. 21 2018

An Alabama police lieutenant charged with forcibly raping a teen relative has resigned.

Severe storms could strike parts of southern US, including Tennessee and Alabama

Published Jun. 21 2018

Forecasters say much of the central and southeast U.S. will be at risk of severe storms as the weekend approaches.

New flu vaccine only a little better than traditional shot

Published Jun. 20 2018

A newer kind of flu vaccine only worked a little bit better in seniors this past winter than traditional shots,...


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5 charged in immigrant smuggling scheme after Texas crash

Published Jun. 19 2018

Federal prosecutors charged five people Tuesday in a scheme to smuggle immigrants illegally after an SUV driven by one of...

Lawmakers barred from child migrant facility in Florida

Published Jun. 19 2018

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson accused the Trump administration of a "cover-up" after officials denied him entry Tuesday to a detention...

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

Published Jun. 19 2018

The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it...

Twin brothers reunited 74 years after WWII death at Normandy

Published Jun. 19 2018

For decades, he was known only as Unknown X-9352 at a World War II American cemetery in Belgium where he...

2 brothers charged with murder in woman's killing in Alabama

Published Jun. 19 2018

Authorities say two brothers have been charged with murder in a woman's death in Alabama.

Ex-3 Doors Down bassist held in 2013 Tennessee DUI death

Published Jun. 18 2018

The original bassist for the rock band 3 Doors Down is accused of violating probation from a deadly crash in...

Authorities: Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

Published Jun. 18 2018

Troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed Monday in Florida in what police called an apparent robbery attempt.

Recording of crying children at border adds to outrage

Published Jun. 18 2018

An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking voices of small Spanish-speaking children crying out for their parents at...

Governor Ivey says import tariffs could hurt Alabama industry

Published Jun. 18 2018

Alabama's Republican governor is separating herself from President Donald Trump on the issue of trade, saying import tariffs like those...


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Redistricting changes headed to the ballot in several states

Published Jun. 18 2018

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday on redistricting lawsuits in Wisconsin and Maryland comes as several states already are considering...

Report says over 1 billion small arms in world, up from 2007

Published Jun. 18 2018

There are over 1 billion firearms in the world today, including 857 million in civilian hands — with American men...

Michigan man sentenced in gas station clerk's slaying

Published Jun. 18 2018

MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) - A 48-year-old man serving life in prison for killing a jogger in 2014 was sentenced to...

Trump digs in on immigration amid family separation crisis

Published Jun. 18 2018

Facing rising outrage from some Republicans as well as Democrats over the forced separation of migrant children and parents at...

Indiana trooper wins praise for stopping too slow driver

Published Jun. 18 2018

An Indiana State Police trooper who tweeted a photo of a vehicle he stopped for driving too slowly in the...

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

Published Jun. 18 2018

President Donald Trump announced Monday he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent military...

Prosecutor: Mobster afraid nightclub owner would rat him out

Published Jun. 18 2018

A federal prosecutor is urging jurors to convict an elderly former New England Mafia boss in the killing of a...

Lawyers to present final arguments in Mafia boss trial

Published Jun. 17 2018

BOSTON (AP) - Attorneys are preparing to make their final pitches to jurors in the case of a former New...

Congressman: Youth shelter reflects flawed immigration plan

Published Jun. 16 2018

A Republican congressman from Texas who toured a tent-like shelter for hundreds of minors who entered the country illegally said...

Both Trump, critics find things to like in watchdog report

Published Jun. 16 2018

A Justice Department watchdog report has turned into Washington's latest Rorschach test, with President Donald Trump and his critics each...

NIH ends alcohol study, citing funding, credibility problems

Published Jun. 16 2018

The U.S. government is shutting down a study that was supposed to show if a single drink a day...