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Sacramento to Pay $5.2M in Police Taser Lawsuit

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:47
Sacramento will pay $5.2 million to the family of a man who was repeatedly shocked by police Tasers and left with severe brain damage.

Artist Peter Max's Wife Found Dead in a Suspected Suicide

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:45
Authorities say the wife of the artist Peter Max died in an apparent suicide amid a family fight over her husband's work.

Republicans OK Reduced Building Budget, New Prison Process

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:43
Republicans on the Legislature's budget-writing committee have approved money to begin building a new prison in Green Bay but eliminated funding to construct new state facilities to house juvenile offenders after Wisconsin's troubled youth prison closes.

AP Sources: Trump Jr. to Speak With Senate Panel Wednesday

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:40
President Donald Trump's eldest son will meet with the Senate intelligence committee Wednesday behind closed doors, according to a person familiar with the meeting.

High Court Reinstates Much of Wisconsin Lame Duck Laws

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:29
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has reinstated most of the legislation passed by majority Republicans during a lame-duck legislative session aimed at capping the powers of their Democratic rivals.

Badly-Made Fake License Plate Leads to Arrest in California

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:29
A big-rig truck driver has been arrested after authorities spotted a phony license plate on his rig. How could they tell.

The Latest: Tenant Files Negligence Suit Over Crane Collapse

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:28
A negligence suit has been filed on behalf of a 27-year-old mixed martial arts fighter against the operator of a crane that collapsed onto her apartment building.

Newborn Boy Rescued From Northern California Dumpster

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:21
Authorities say Good Samaritans have rescued a newborn baby who was left inside a Stockton dumpster in scorching heat.

El Salvador Says It Was 'Bargaining Chip' in Mexico's Migration Deal With U.S.

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:15
By Nelson RenteriaSAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - El Salvador's vice president on Tuesday accused Mexico of leaving Central America out of talks with the...

$1 Million Given to Peoria Riverfront Museum by Ex-Resident

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:09
A graduate of a Peoria, Illinois high school and his wife have donated $1 million to the city's arts and science museum.

Heat Wave Wilts Parts of Pacific Northwest

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 19:04
People in western Washington and Oregon wilted under warmer than normal temperatures this week with highs into the mid-90s in some areas.

Official: Pilot Who Crashed Helicopter Radioed He Was Lost

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:59
An official tells the AP that the pilot killed when his helicopter hit the roof of a New York City skyscraper in rain and fog radioed that he was lost and trying to get back to the heliport but couldn't find it.

Trump, Biden Trade Barbs Amid Dueling Iowa Campaign Visits

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:48
President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden are going after each other in dueling visits to Iowa.

The Latest: Challenger Wins in Fairfax Prosecutor Primary

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:46
Challenger Steve Descano has scored an upset victory over incumbent Ray Morrogh in the Democratic primary for commonwealth's attorney in the state's largest jurisdiction.

US to Use Army Base in Oklahoma to Shelter Migrant Children

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:44
The federal government will be opening a facility at an Army base in Oklahoma to house migrant children.

Justice's Antitrust Chief Sketches How He'll Assess Big Tech

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:40
The Justice Department's antitrust chief is suggesting he'll take a broad view of how competition is harmed when assessing whether big tech firms should be broken up.

Alaska Dividend Fight Could Complicate Capital Budget Work

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:39
The fight over the dividend Alaskans receive from the state's oil-wealth fund could hamper efforts to finalize a state infrastructure budget.

The Latest: Official Says Pilot Radioed That He Was Lost

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:36
An official says the pilot killed when his helicopter hit a New York City skyscraper in thick fog and rain radioed that he was lost and trying to get back to a heliport but couldn't find it.

Building Materials Helped Spread Grenfell Fire, US Suit Says

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:28
A lawsuit filed in the United States says faulty building materials helped spread a devastating fire at London's Grenfell Tower in 2017.

100s of Protesters Surround Hong Kong HQ Before Bill Debate

US News & World - Tue, 06/11/2019 - 18:25
Hundreds of protesters have surrounded government headquarters in Hong Kong as the legislature prepare to open discussion on highly controversial extradition law.
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