Anxiety in Alaska as endless aftershocks rattle residents

1 of 4 FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2018, file photo, Dennis Keeling, of Instant Services, measures for a broken window at an auto parts store following an earthquake in Anchorage, Alaska Seven weeks after the massive earthquake struck Alaska, the seemingly endless aftershocks are keeping many residents filled with anxiety. (AP Photo/Mike Dinneen, [...]

2019-01-19T23:20:42+00:00January 19th, 2019|

Cat rescued after sliding down dam’s spillway

HUNTINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A wayward cat is safe after it was rescued from a dam in Indiana. The Huntington County Sheriff’s Department writes on Facebookthat a fisherman spotted the feline stranded on the spillway at the J. Edward Roush Lake dam. Officers could not reach the animal, so Army Corps of Engineers workers decided to [...]

2019-01-18T15:22:37+00:00January 18th, 2019|

Police: Arizona officer kills teen boy with replica gun

1 of 4 Sandra Gonzalez, left, mother of slain 14-year-old boy shot by Tempe Police, joins another family member, right, and others in front of the Tempe Police headquarters to hold a protest and vigil for the boy shot to death as police say they were pursuing a burglary suspect who they thought had a [...]

2019-01-18T15:18:14+00:00January 18th, 2019|

Ex-NFL player catches man outside daughter’s window

WELLINGTON, Fla. (AP) — Police say a former NFL player beat a man after catching him outside his 14-year-old daughter’s window. Former cornerback Tony Beckham told Palm Beach County sheriff’s officers he was walking to his car on Monday when he saw the man with his hands in his pants, which were down. His daughter [...]

2019-01-17T15:16:25+00:00January 17th, 2019|

Chicago awaits 2 historic hearings in fatal police shooting

1 of 2 FILE - in this Dec. 14, 2018, file photo, former Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke, left, appears for a hearing at the Leighton Criminal Court Building, in Chicago. More than three years after the stunning video of the Chicago police shooting of McDonald was made public, one judge on Thursday, Jan. [...]

2019-01-17T15:02:09+00:00January 17th, 2019|

FBI: Man wanted to attack White House with anti-tank rocket

ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia man who had detailed plans to use an anti-tank rocket to storm into the White House was arrested in a sting Wednesday after he traded his car for guns and explosives, authorities said. Hasher Jallal Taheb, 21, of Cumming was arrested Wednesday and is charged with attempting to damage or [...]

2019-01-17T01:51:01+00:00January 17th, 2019|

New storm brings risk of blizzard to Northern California

1 of 12 Rain falls at dusk Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, in La Habra, Calif. The first in a series of Pacific storms brought rain to much of the state and snow in the mountains. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Another Pacific storm was set to hit California on Wednesday, bringing a [...]

2019-01-16T15:17:32+00:00January 16th, 2019|

Trump says solution to shutdown impasse ‘so simple’

1 of 6 President Donald Trump speaks at the American Farm Bureau Federation's 100th Annual Convention, Monday Jan. 14, 2019, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) WASHINGTON (AP) — With the government mired in shutdown week four, President Donald Trump rejected a short-term legislative fix and dug in for more combat, declaring he would “never [...]

2019-01-15T15:29:24+00:00January 15th, 2019|

Trump’s AG nominee: ‘Vitally important’ Mueller finish work

Attorney General nominee William Barr departs after a meeting with Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee for attorney general will tell senators at his confirmation hearing “it is vitally important” that special counsel Robert Mueller be allowed to [...]

2019-01-14T15:44:46+00:00January 14th, 2019|

Judge blocks Trump birth control coverage rules in 13 states

1 of 2 FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2016, file photo, a one-month dosage of hormonal birth control pills is displayed in Sacramento, Calif. A U.S. judge will hear arguments over California’s attempt to block new rules by the Trump administration allowing more employers to claim religious objections to providing birth control benefits. The [...]

2019-01-14T15:40:09+00:00January 14th, 2019|