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Prosecutors: Divorcing Indiana couple left dog to starve

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:39am

Prosecutors say a suburban Indianapolis couple who vacated their home during divorce proceedings left their dog behind to starve to death.

Trump to address Air Force Academy graduation on May 30

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:37am

President Donald Trump will deliver the commencement address at the U.S. Air Force Academy's graduation ceremony next month.

Harry and Meghan: Newest royal baby could be an American

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:34am

What would the founding fathers think? Almost 250 years after the United States launched a revolution to rid itself of the British royal family, the next royal baby could be an American.

Maine could tweak laws describing governor, justices as 'he'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:31am

Maine's first female governor is backing an effort to change state laws that refer to the governor and state justices as "he," ''him," or "his."

Woman accused of raping child, posting video on social media

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:22am

A Tennessee woman is accused of raping a 4-year-old boy and posting videos of the sex act on social media.

Lawsuit seeks to block Indiana ban on abortion procedure

Tom Davies, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:20am

The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana has filed a lawsuit challenging the state's attempt to ban a second-trimester abortion procedure just hours after the governor signed it into law.

Endangered wolf pups born in captivity join dens in the wild

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:10am

Missouri wildlife officials have placed six Mexican wolf pups born in captivity near St. Louis with two packs in the wild, in a new effort to repopulate the critically endangered species.

Ex-officer who aided abduction of man found dead gets prison

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:03am

A former Massachusetts police officer whose badge, gun holster and handcuffs were used by two men who kidnapped another man later found dead has been sentenced to prison.

US official condemns sit-in protest at Venezuelan embassy

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:01am

U.S. supporters of embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro (nee-koh-LAHS' mah-DOO'-roh) are being warned to end a sit-in protest at the country's shuttered embassy in Washington.

Veteran held on attempted murder counts after car hits crowd

Jocelyn Gecker, Janie Har and Juliet Williams, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:53am

A former U.S. Army sharpshooter with a history of PTSD plowed his car at high speed into a group of pedestrians in a quiet Silicon Valley suburb, injuring eight people including three children, and then told authorities that he intentionally hit them but has not said why.

Small plane crash lands on top of Idaho tree, pilot rescued

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:52am

A firefighter in Idaho scaled a 60-foot (about 18-meter) tree to rescue a pilot who crash-landed atop the tree.

Trump Tower meeting emails 'really bad,' aide told Trump

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:39am

The president's communications director didn't sugarcoat it: The emails, Hope Hicks told Donald Trump, were "really bad."

One of the last monolingual Cherokee speakers dies at age 88

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:31am

One of the last members of the Cherokee Nation who spoke and understood only the Cherokee language has died at 88.

Former teacher charged with sexually abusing former student

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:28am

A former West Virginia teacher has been charged with sexually abusing a former student.

US takes step toward listing giraffes as threatened species

Michael Biesecker, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:23am

The Trump administration took a first step Thursday toward extending protections for giraffes under the Endangered Species Act, following legal pressure from environmental groups.

Sanders holds 1st press briefing since Feb. 28, but for kids

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:14am

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders held her first briefing in more than a month Thursday, but the questions didn't come from working journalists.

The Latest: Mayor says uprooted trees 'cut houses in half'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:13am

The Latest on a tornado that tore through Louisiana early Thursday(all times local):

Juror's job interview means late start at ex-cop's trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:11am

The trial of a former Minneapolis police officer charged in the fatal shooting of an unarmed woman took a brief pause as the judge sought to help out an unemployed juror.

The Latest: Police: Boy killed days before reported missing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:01am

The Latest on death of the 5-year-old northern Illinois boy (all times local):

Kentucky police: Crashed plane may have been stolen; 2 dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 8:52am

Kentucky State Police say they've identified two North Carolina men who died in a small plane crash in Kentucky and neither are certified pilots.