Prosecutors: Suspect in Iraq slayings should remain jailed

Apr 6, 2020

Prosecutors say an Iraqi immigrant who ran a Phoenix driving school and is charged with participating in the 2006 killings of two Iraqi police officers nearly 15 years ago should remain jailed during his extradition case

ACLU seeks release of federal prison inmates where 5 died

Apr 6, 2020

A new class-action lawsuit demands the release of hundreds of high-risk inmates at a federal prison in Louisiana where the coronavirus has claimed the lives of five prisoners and infected nearly two dozen others

Man's COVID-19 worries prompt murder-suicide: Authorities

Apr 6, 2020

Authorities say the bodies of a man and woman were found inside their suburban Chicago home in what authorities say was a murder-suicide that was apparently prompted by the man’s concern that they had the coronavirus

5 things to know today - that aren't about the virus

Apr 6, 2020

Here are a few things to know about the day’s nonvirus news from The Associated Press

SeaWorld CEO resigns five months into job, cites board

Apr 6, 2020

SeaWorld Entertainment’s chief executive has resigned only five months into his job

Dancing alone: A senior center keeps clients up and moving

Apr 6, 2020

Lola Jaramillo's elderly students are huddled in their homes, following orders to protect themselves from the new coronavirus, which hits older people especially hard

Stocks open 4% higher on Wall Street as traders grasp at some early signs of hope in battling the coronavirus outbreak

Apr 6, 2020

Stocks open 4% higher on Wall Street as traders grasp at some early signs of hope in battling the coronavirus outbreak

US Navy welcomes 1st submarine named after Delaware

Apr 6, 2020

The U.S. Department of Defense says the first Navy submarine named after the state of Delaware has officially joined the branch's fleet

Sidewalk notes bring smiles to hospital staff during virus

Apr 6, 2020

In recent days, workers at New Orleans’ Ochsner Medical Center who take the familiar stroll from the parking lot to the main entrance have been greeted with expressions of gratitude from an unnamed artist, sketched out in chalk on the sidewalk

Baltimore man killed while streaming party on Facebook Live

Apr 6, 2020

A Baltimore city councilman says a man who was hosting a “game night” party and streaming it live on Facebook was killed by an attacker who climbed into the property

Kansas City police: Officer accidentally shot neighbor

Apr 6, 2020

Kansas City police are investigating a shooting involving an off-duty officer who says he shot his neighbor when his service weapon unintentionally fired

Police: 7-year-old boy shot in face dies in Pennsylvania

Apr 6, 2020

Police in Pennsylvania say a 7-year-old boy who was shot in the face has died

Chaos and scrambling in the US oil patch as prices plummet

Apr 6, 2020

The global economic crisis caused by coronavirus has devastated the oil industry in the U.S., which pumps more crude than any other country

UN chief urges end to domestic violence, citing global surge

Apr 5, 2020

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says there has been “a horrifying global surge in domestic violence” as fear of the coronavirus fas grown along with its social and economic consequences

Search to continue for Kennedy Townsend's daughter, grandson

Apr 5, 2020

Authorities say they will continue the search Monday in the Chesapeake Bay for the bodies of the daughter and a grandson of former Maryland Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend