US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last yearRead More

NY man found not guilty of wife’s death in 4th murder trial

SCHOHARIE, N.Y. (AP) — A wealthy New York man on trial for a fourth time since his wife disappeared in 2001 has been found notRead More

Police assess possible threat to jet at Los Angeles airport

LOS ANGELES (AP) — SWAT officers and a police dog are investigating a possible threat aboard a jetliner that landed at Los Angeles International AirportRead More

Bill Cosby ordered to stand trial in decade-old sex case

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — She called him “Mr. Cosby” and considered him a trusted friend and mentor. But 20 minutes after Bill Cosby offered herRead More

NYC’s police, firefighters brawl at charity football game

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department says a melee that erupted at a charity football game between police and firefighters just showsRead More

Missouri Sen. Blunt calls on VA secretary to resign

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator is calling for Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald to resign after McDonald compared long wait times at VA healthRead More

Paris attack victims’ families meet investigators

PARIS (AP) — Survivors and families of the 130 victims of last November’s Islamic extremist attacks in Paris have met for the first time withRead More

VA Secretary McDonald compares health-care lines to Disney

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are criticizing Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald after he compared wait times to receive VA health care to the hours peopleRead More

Obama reaches out to people a day after Vietnam arms deal

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — After knocking down one of the last vestiges of Cold War antagonism with a former war enemy, President Barack Obama onRead More

Puerto Rico unveils budget that includes $200M debt payment

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico’s governor unveiled a stark budget Monday that sets aside more than $200 million for a critical bondRead More