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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The head of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says California's so-called "sanctuary state" bill that would limit police cooperation with federal immigration authorities prioritizes politics over public safety. Acting Director Thomas Homan says...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on protests over the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the killing of a black suspect (all times local): 1:30 p.m. A few hundred people protesting the acquittal of a white former police officer in the killing of a black man...
ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a thief who made off with the purse of a parent who rushed to check on her child following the school shooting this week in Washington state. The Spokane County Sheriff's Office said the thief has racked up more than $36,000...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on protests over the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the killing of a black suspect (all times local): Noon About 300 people have gathered in a suburban St. Louis park to discuss how they will continue to protest the acquittal...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Heather Peele is just like any other mom rushing to pick up her child at day care after work. Except, it's 2:30 a.m., and her 6-year-old daughter has been sleeping for hours at a 24-hour child care center near the Las Vegas airport. Parents like Peele, a casino...
NEW YORK (AP) — Citing a social media backlash, the seminary at the Catholic University of America has canceled a talk by a popular Jesuit priest whose latest book advocates for more compassion for gays within the church. In a rare public rebuke, the university's president said...
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A judge's decision to acquit an officer of murder in the death of a black suspect came down to two major questions: Did the officer plant a gun, and did his outburst about killing the man seconds before the shooting signal premeditation? St. Louis Circuit...
The federal government auctioned off disaster-response trailers at fire-sale prices just before Harvey devastated southeast Texas, reducing an already diminished supply of mobile homes ahead of what could become the nation's largest-ever housing mission. More than 100 2017-model...
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — The first 911 call from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills didn't sound ominous: A nursing home patient had an abnormal heartbeat. An hour later, came a second call: a patient had trouble breathing. Then came the third call. A patient had gone...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man's body sat undiscovered for eight months in his pickup truck in a Kansas City...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Homebuilders slowed their pace of construction by a sharp 0.8 percent in August, the second...
NEW YORK (AP) — The mobile game Words With Friends is adding thousands of pop culture words as part of its largest...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Bob Evans Farms is being sold to cereal maker Post in in a deal worth about $1.53 billion. Bob...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The hurricanes that battered Texas and Florida likely spawned the worst disaster-created...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The deficit in the broadest measure of U.S. trade rose to the highest level in more than eight...