Oklahoma jury recommends death for man in officer’s killing

Nov 22, 2019

A jury has recommended a death sentence for a man convicted of fatally shooting a police officer in central Oklahoma following a 2017 traffic stop

Minnesota to do state review of proposed copper-nickel mine

Nov 22, 2019

Minnesota officials say they will do a state environmental impact statement for a proposed copper-nickel mine upstream of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

Alaska AG: Same-sex spouse eligible for oil-wealth check

Nov 22, 2019

Alaska’s attorney general says a woman who says she was wrongly denied a state check because of her same-sex marriage is eligible

Father charged with endangerment in death of 2-year-old

Nov 22, 2019

The father of a 2-year-old suburban St. Louis girl who accidentally shot herself earlier this week is now charged in her death

Syracuse U, shaken by racism, welcomes the holiday break

Nov 22, 2019

Syracuse University students describe fear and anxiety as reports of racist graffiti and vandalism pile up

Teen indicted in May slaying of Biloxi police officer

Nov 22, 2019

A teenager has been indicted for capital murder following the May 6 shooting of Biloxi police officer Robert McKeithen

2 arrested during raids into deadly Halloween party shooting

Nov 22, 2019

Federal agents have arrested two people during raids conducted as part of their investigation into a shooting at a deadly Halloween party in the San Francisco Bay Area

North Korea says it’s gained nothing from US but `betrayal’

Nov 22, 2019

North Korea’s U.N. Mission says the country has gained “nothing but a sense of betrayal” since its leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump committed to establishing a new relationship

Chicago man charged in robbery that led to deadly shootout

Nov 22, 2019

Federal authorities have charged an alleged getaway driver in an armed bank robbery that ended with a shootout in Chicago that left the gunman dead and a police officer and teenage bystander wounded

Records: Wife of man found in freezer feared doctors

Nov 22, 2019

Records show that police and state workers responded repeatedly to concerns about the care of a terminally ill Missouri man before his body was found in a freezer in his wife’s bedroom, where it may have stored for nearly a year

The Latest: Alaska AG tweets about check lawsuit deleted

Nov 22, 2019

Tweets from Alaska’s attorney general related to a woman’s lawsuit over eligibility for a check from the state’s oil-wealth fund have been deleted

California boosts pot taxes, shocking unsteady industry

Nov 22, 2019

In a move that shocked California’s struggling marijuana companies, the state is increasing pot taxes for the legal market

Ex-CIA officer gets 19 years in China spy conspiracy

Nov 22, 2019

A former CIA case agent has been sentenced to 19 years in prison for an espionage conspiracy with China

Critics: Tahoe resort project would hamper fire evacuations

Nov 22, 2019

Conservationists trying to block expansion of the Lake Tahoe ski resort that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics say the developer is trying to hide the impacts of the project on the pristine mountain environment

Boy Scouts mortgage vast New Mexico ranch as collateral

Nov 22, 2019

Amid financial crisis, Boy Scouts mortgage popular scout ranch in New Mexico as collateral to secure its line of credit