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Suit over 2015 fatal crash in Ogden that killed 2 is settled

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:13am

A lawsuit over car crash in Ogden that killed a Layton man and his young daughter nearly three years ago has been settled out of court.

Authorities investigating fatal Minneapolis police shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:06am

Authorities are investigating after Minneapolis police shot and killed a man they say was firing a handgun as he walked outside.

Trump to test his powers in South Carolina runoff

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:42am

President Donald Trump's effort to bend the Republican Party to his will faces its next test Tuesday, when South Carolina voters choose between two GOP gubernatorial candidates who both claim to be Trump acolytes.

Nampa man dies 3 days after Highway 21 crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:21am

Law enforcement officials say a Nampa man who was injured earlier this week on Highway 21 has died.

Trump tweets, hard-right voters hamper GOP immigration push

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:14am

Republican apprehension over President Donald Trump's next tweet and fear of riling conservative voters are undermining GOP leaders' election-year struggle to shove an immigration bill through the House this week, leaving their prospects dubious.

The Latest: Authorities probe Minneapolis police shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:57am

The Latest on a fatal police shooting in Minneapolis (all times local):

Danger of rip currents evident already off Carolinas' coasts

Martha Waggoner, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:45am

Leanna Lamatrice and her family typically didn't pay much attention to the warnings about rip currents off North Carolina's Outer Banks.

New Florida law reignites beach access fight in Panhandle

Brendan Farrington, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:17am

Along a stretch of white, sandy shoreline in Florida's Panhandle, a simple question has led to profanity-laden arguments, private security guards and calls to law enforcement: Who owns the beach?

Boston expands efforts to honor Martin Luther King's legacy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:09am

Boston is broadening its efforts to honor Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King.

Dartmouth to study opioid treatment for pregnant women

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:53am

A research team at Dartmouth's Geisel School of Medicine is getting $5.3 million to study medication-assisted treatment for pregnant women with opioid use disorders.

2 officers injured, suspect dead in San Diego firefight

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:35am

Authorities say a man opened fire on police and firefighters at a San Diego condominium, wounding two officers and sending bullets into nearby units before being found dead in the aftermath of a two-hour confrontation.

Trump Administration says it knows location of all children

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:10am

Trump administration officials say the U.S. government knows the location of all children in its custody after separating them from their families at the border and is working to reunite them.

DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:15pm

The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after lawmakers had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them.

The Latest: Trump promotes tax cuts, reduced regulations

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:13pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump's visit to Nevada (all times local):

New evidence that viruses may play a role in Alzheimer's

Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:26pm

Viruses that sneak into the brain just might play a role in Alzheimer's, scientists reported Thursday in a provocative study that promises to re-ignite some long-debated theories about what triggers the mind-robbing disease.

Judge declares mistrial in trial of ex-deputy's husband

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 8:46pm

A Texas judge has declared a mistrial in the trial of a former deputy's husband charged in the death of a man he and his wife confronted outside a restaurant.

Warming drives spread of toxic algae in US, researchers say

Tom James, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 7:20pm

The words blasted to cellphones around Oregon's capital city were ominous: "Civil emergency . prepare for action."

Alaska city honors Guardsmen killed in crash after '64 quake

Mark Thiessen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 6:41pm

A month after the second most powerful earthquake ever was recorded, the Alaska port community of Valdez remained in ruins.

Protesters, Democrats want immigrant families reunited

Will Weissert, Elliot Spagat and Manuel Valdes, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 6:39pm

Demonstrators led rallies and protests Saturday to decry the separation of immigrant parents from their children by U.S. border authorities, while Democratic lawmakers said they aren't convinced the Trump administration has any real plan to reunite them.

Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

Amy Taxin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 6:29pm

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border, a move decried by advocates as a cruel and ineffective attempt to deter families from coming to the United States.