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Philadelphia to honor black activist with City Hall statue

Errin Haines Whack, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 10:24pm

A century before the fight to end Jim Crow segregation laws, Octavius Valentine Catto was leading a civil rights movement in Philadelphia.

Man on trial for gun thefts wishes he had died in shootout

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 10:21pm

A man accused of stealing an arsenal of firearms from a southern Wisconsin gun shop and sending an anti-government manifesto to President Donald Trump says he wishes that he had died in a gun battle with police.

Police officer shot in suburban New York during car stop

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 10:05pm

A police officer in suburban New York was shot in the jaw during a car stop that turned into a gunbattle, police said.

Trump associate denies Russia collusion ahead of House visit

Tom Lobianco and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 9:14pm

Longtime Donald Trump associate Roger Stone says there is "not one shred of evidence" that he was involved with Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Sister of murder victim hit by car outside Vegas courthouse

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 8:54pm

The sister of a murder victim was hit by a car Monday on a sidewalk outside the Las Vegas courthouse where the man charged in the killing is standing trial and she is on a list of potential witnesses, authorities said.

Police union blasts handling of Utah nurse arrest probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 8:47pm

Two officers under investigation in the rough arrest of a nurse have been unfairly made into pariahs after body-camera footage got widespread attention online, a Utah police union said Monday.

The Latest: Trump's new travel ban: Third time the charm?

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 8:07pm

The Latest on President Donald Trump's travel ban (all times local):

Pacific Fleet admiral to retire after word of no promotion

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 8:05pm

The Navy's top commander in the Pacific says he's retiring after being passed over for potential promotion to lead all U.S. forces in the region.

Thailand's prime minister will meet with Trump next week

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 8:01pm

The prime minister of Thailand will be meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House next week.

Colorado construction worker dies after falling from lift

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:47pm

Authorities say a 23-year-old man died after he fell from a lift at a construction site in southwestern Colorado.

The Latest: Trump notes Puerto Rico devastation _ and debt

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:39pm

The Latest on Congress' response to hurricane devastation in Puerto Rico (all times EDT):

The Latest: Police say driver arrested in courthouse hit-run

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:28pm

The Latest on a hit-and-run crash outside a courthouse involving a witness at a murder trial in Las Vegas. (all times local):

Lakers are happy with the hype surrounding rookie Lonzo Ball

Steve Dilbeck, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:14pm

He has a Facebook reality show and a family shoe brand. His dad talks big on ESPN. He was the No. 2 overall draft pick and expects to transform one of the NBA's glamor franchises.

Police: Man killed at Vegas hospital had guard's stun gun

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:05pm

An officer shot and killed a suicidal man in police custody in a Las Vegas emergency room Monday after the suspect took a stun gun from a jail guard's bag that was left in a room with him and pointed it at security guard and a nurse, officials said.

The Latest: Stone says no evidence he colluded with Russia

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:01pm

The Latest on investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election (all times local):

Florida man crashes small homemade helicopter into house

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 6:43pm

Authorities say a Florida man has crashed his homemade helicopter into a house.

Man killed by police was vet with history of mental illness

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 6:25pm

A man who was fatally shot by police in a videotaped encounter outside of a California convenience store was a Navy veteran with a history of drug use and mental illness who had been paroled from state prison a week before the shooting and was considered an absconder, according to his family and records released Monday.

Collins' opposition all but kills GOP health care drive

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 5:53pm

The last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama's health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins joined a small but decisive cluster of GOP senators in opposing the push.

For Trump and the GOP, a bleak start for a high-stakes week

Erica Werner, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 5:49pm

A high-stakes week got off to a bad start Monday for President Donald Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the GOP.

Police: Tennessee church shooting suspect sent suicidal text

Erik Schelzig and Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 5:49pm

A man charged in a mass shooting at a Tennessee church expressed suicidal thoughts in June and had a volatile relationship with a woman that twice involved law enforcement this year, according to police records.