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Police Chief, Officer Charged In Fatal Shooting of Florida Retiree
The Punta Gorda, Florida police chief and one of his officers have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a retiree during a training exercise — a tragedy that made national headlines last year.
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:33:00 GMT)

Merriam-Webster Offers Conway a Lesson in 'Feminism'
Everyone in political life encounters criticism, especially on Twitter. But when you get publicly corrected by the dictionary, that's unusual.
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:38:00 GMT)

Trump Wants to Make U.S. Nuclear Arsenal 'Top of the Pack'
White House press secretary Sean Spicer told reporters that Trump means that the U.S. "will not yield its supremacy in this area to anyone."
(Thu, 23 Feb 2017 23:11:00 GMT)

Lawyer: Muhammad Ali Jr. Profiled at Florida Airport
The boxing legend's son was detained for about two hours on arrival at a Florida airport and questioned about his religion, his lawyer says.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 21:41:30 GMT)

DNC Votes in New Party Chair in Tight Election
Perez was elected Saturday as the new DNC chair, tasked with rebuilding the factionalized party after the November election.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:54:00 GMT)

Trans Students Face 'Detrimental' Health Effects Without Fed Protection
Health professionals fear the Trump administration's decision to rescind past guidance on trans protections could lead to 'detrimental' health effects for trans kids.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 17:59:00 GMT)

Deadly Winter Storm Drops a Foot of Snow in Midwest
States across the Midwest were met with a round of severe weather, leaving some with about a foot of snow on the ground.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 13:20:00 GMT)

Prison Pods for Vets Serving Time After Serving Country
An Albany County, N.Y., jail says its program seems to be keeping veterans from returning.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 11:40:00 GMT)

Magician's Body Found Inside Hollywood's Magic Castle
An investigation is underway after a man was found dead inside of an iconic Hollywood magician's club.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:50:00 GMT)

World War II Grenades Found in Nursing Home Refrigerator
A nursing home was evacuated after two World War II-era grenades were found in a 91-year-old resident's refrigerator.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:43:35 GMT)

Transgender Woman Killed in Chicago — Second in 6 Months
The victim is the second transgender woman killed in Chicago in less than six months.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:42:00 GMT)

At CPAC, Winning Solves Everything — For Now
Even those previously wary of Donald Trump's commitment to conservative principles say they now support the president.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:34:00 GMT)

Second Florida Mosque Hit by Arson Attack in 5 Months
The small fire near Tampa is the second mosque set on fire in Florida since a Sept. fire that targeted a mosque once attended by the Pulse shooter.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:54:00 GMT)

Dashcam Shows Doggy-Distracted Driver's Crash
A Utah sheriff deputy's dashcam captured the moment a driver who was distracted by a dog hit the deputy's vehicle. KSL's Andrew Adams reports.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:00:00 GMT)

DA Won't Retry Former Cops in Death of Homeless Man
James Boyd was killed in 2014. The DA said there was little chance a new jury would reach a different outcome after an earlier jury deadlocked.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 04:10:00 GMT)

Liberal Activists' Prank Had Some at CPAC Waving Russian 'Trump' Flags
They handed out flags in a nod to allegations of Russian interference in the election. Both were ejected, but said the stunt exceeded expectations.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:42:00 GMT)

Nationality Is 'Unreliable Indicator' of Threat: DHS Report
The analysis found around half of those in terrorism offenses in U.S. since 2011 were U.S.-born citizens. White House officials called it incomplete.
(Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:26:00 GMT)

Tribal Justice Coming Down on Outsiders Now
American Indian tribes are hailing a pilot project to let them prosecute non-members as an important expansion of their justice systems.
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 23:29:35 GMT)

Hillary To Trump Foes: Keep Up 'Resistance And Persistence'
Hillary Clinton rallied the White House opposition Friday with a videotaped message urging "resistance plus persistence" that she delivered via President Donald Trump's favorite form of communication — by Twitter.
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:41:00 GMT)

Controversial Pipeline to Run Through N.J. Forest Preserve
New Jersey Pinelands Commission voted to approve a plan by South Jersey Gas to run the pipeline through the federally protected Pinelands preserve.
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:13:00 GMT)

DHS Announces Border Wall Design Pitches Request
DHS announced online Friday that it intends to provide contractors an opportunity to offer proposals for the design and building of 'several prototype wall structures in the vicinity of the United States border with Mexico.'
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:39:00 GMT)

North Carolina Billboard Turns Heads Proclaiming 'Real Men Provide'
A billboard in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, that reads 'Real men provide, real women appreciate it,' will be at the heart of a protest on Sunday after some in the community took offense to the seven-word sentence.
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:27:00 GMT)

Iowa Pol Pushing Bill To Get More GOP Profs On College Campuses
Critics of an Iowa legislator's proposed 'partisan balance' bill say it is a political litmus test for would-be professors.
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:57:00 GMT)

Cosby Case Judge Allows Only One Other Accuser to Testify
Prosecutors hoped to have 13 women take the stand. An analyst called the ruling a win for Cosby, who is charged with drugging and molesting a woman.
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:48:00 GMT)

Protesters Hold Vigil For "Missing" California Congressman
Protesters hold a candlelight vigil and hang "missing" posters for California Congressman David Devin Nunes after he refuse to hold town hall meetings. KSEE's Megan Rupe reports.
(Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:54:27 GMT)

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