National

The U.S. Coast Guard says it's investigating the death of a 10-year-old girl who drowned in a pool aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship off the Carolinas. Petty Officer 2nd Class Nate Littlejohn told The Associated Press the girl died Sunday afternoon aboard the Norwegian Gem...
DENVER (AP) — Denver impresario Lu Vason has died, leaving a legacy of creating opportunities for black cowboys and of celebrating a little-known aspect of Western history. The 76-year-old Vason, who founded the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo three decades ago, died Sunday in a...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho lawmakers returned to the Capitol on Monday for a special session to address failed legislation that has jeopardized U.S. participation in an international treaty that aims to make it easier for parents worldwide to collect child-support payments...
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana boy startled at being awakened in the middle of the night fired a shot through his bedroom window and killed the 15-year-old friend who had been knocking and throwing pebbles at his window, police said Monday. Billings police officers found the...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — 5 p.m. (MDT) The Idaho House has advanced a proposal to put the state into compliance with federal rules governing child-support payments. Similar legislation was rejected last month, jeopardizing U.S. involvement in an international treaty that aims to make...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho lawmakers returned to the Capitol Monday for a special session to address failed legislation that has jeopardized U.S. participation in an international treaty that aims to make it easier for parents worldwide to collect child-support payments. Critics...
PHOENIX (AP) — Facing a $1 billion budget deficit, Arizona's Republican-led Legislature has reduced the lifetime limit for welfare recipients to the shortest window in the nation. Low-income families on welfare will now have their benefits cut off after just 12 months. As a...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal appeals court panel should not have forced YouTube to take down an anti-Muslim film that sparked violence in the Middle East and death threats to actors, a larger group of judges ruled Monday in a victory for free speech advocates. The 11-judge...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — 3 p.m. (MDT) An Idaho legislative panel has advanced a proposal to put the state into compliance with federal rules governing child-support payments. Similar legislation was rejected last month, jeopardizing U.S. involvement in an international treaty that...
FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) — There were no last-second buzzer-beaters in Larry Bird's hometown on a bright, breezy...
4:45 p.m. A mandatory evacuation remains in place for about 1,000 people ordered from their homes north of Houston...
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago White Sox television announcer Hawk Harrelson will miss the team's 11-game trip because of...
MILLVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Kyle Weatherman won the ARCA 150 on Sunday at New Jersey Motorsports Park for his first...
DETROIT (AP) — Marcus Belgrave, a jazz trumpeter who graced stages and studios with Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin,...
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski conceded defeat in the county's presidential election...