Plane slides off taxiway in icy weather; winter storm hits

Jan 17, 2020

Authorities say a plane has slid off the taxiway at Kansas City International Airport due to icy conditions as a sprawling winter storm hits large sections of the Midwest and beyond

Police: Note alerted teacher to gun in student's backpack

Jan 17, 2020

South Carolina's Department of Juvenile Justice took a 13-year-old boy into custody after another student handed a teacher a note saying the teen claimed he was going to shoot people, and police found a handgun in his backpack

Correction: St. Louis Prosecutor-Lawsuit story

Jan 17, 2020

In a Jan. 15 story about St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner's lawsuit against the city and others, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Special Prosecutor Gerard Carmody brought charges against a private investigator hired by Gardner

Organizers appeal Virginia rally gun ban; 6 now arrested

Jan 17, 2020

A gun-rights group wants the Virginia Supreme Court to block a ban on firearms at their Monday rally at the state Capitol

Man convicted of child sex abuse sentenced for child porn

Jan 17, 2020

A Vermont man whose initial 60-day sentence for sexually abusing a child caused outcry has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to possession of child pornography

Groom accused of sexual assault at reception gets probation

Jan 17, 2020

A judge has sentenced a man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage waitress at his wedding reception to probation

US agency examining Tesla unintended acceleration complaint

Jan 17, 2020

The U.S. government's auto safety agency is looking into allegations that all three of Tesla's electric vehicles can suddenly accelerate on their own

US industrial production fell 0.3% in December

Jan 17, 2020

US industrial production fell 0.3% in December, as unseasonably warm month limited the need for heating from utilities

US industrial production fell 0.3% in December, as unseasonably warm month limited the need for heating from utilities

Jan 17, 2020

US industrial production fell 0.3% in December, as unseasonably warm month limited the need for heating from utilities

US housing construction jumps 16.9% in December

Jan 17, 2020

US housing construction jumps 16.9% in December, strongest showing in 13 years

North Dakota woman charged with leaving 6 kids with dead man

Jan 17, 2020

A North Dakota woman has been charged with felony child neglect after she was accused of leaving six children with the body of an acquaintance who overdosed

Man charged with beating driver of school bus full of kids

Jan 17, 2020

Police in North Carolina are searching for the ex-boyfriend of a school bus driver who climbed on board and attacked her

US housing construction jumps 16.9% in December, strongest showing in 13 years

Jan 17, 2020

US housing construction jumps 16.9% in December, strongest showing in 13 years

Couple: Instinct kicked in when they spotted wanted car

Jan 17, 2020

A husband and wife say a “fight or flight” instinct kicked in when they spotted a car wanted in the abduction of a youngster in Massachusetts

Sheriff: Man shot postal worker in rural Mississippi

Jan 17, 2020

A postal worker in rural Mississippi is in critical condition after being shot while delivering mail