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The Missouri River floods across and closes K-7 highway near White Cloud, Kan., Monday, March 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Homes flood as Missouri River overtops, breaches leveesHundreds of homes have flooded in several Midwestern states after rivers breached at least a dozen levees following heavy rain and snowmelt
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld, charged with homicide in the shooting death of Antwon Rose II, walks to the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, March 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
White cop's shooting of black teen heads to trialA white Pennsylvania police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last year is headed to trial in a case that could put him behind bars for life
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Ozark (Ala.) Police Chief Marlos Walker comments during a press conference Monday, March 18, 2019 announcing the arrest of Coley McCraney of nearby Dothan for the 1999 slayings of Dothan teens J.B. Beasley and Tracie Hawlett. McCraney was arrested Friday and is held in the Dale County Jail with no bond.  (Jay Hare/Dothan Eagle via AP)
High profile arrest led Alabama police to genealogy testingA truck-driving preacher arrested for killing two Alabama teenage girls nearly 20 years ago was found by the same genealogy techniques used to apprehend the suspected "Golden State Killer" last year
The Associated Press4 hours ago
The Rev. Al Sharpton, second from right, accompanied by Stevante Clark, center, the brother of police shooting victim Stephon Clark, and attorney Benjamin Crump, left, talks to reporter after a news conference Monday, March 18, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif. Sharpton called for California to change how it responds to police killings of civilians as Monday marks a year since two Sacramento police officers killed Clark, 22, as they responded to vandalism reports. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Sharpton, family seek change a year after Stephon Clark diedA year after police fatally shot an unarmed black man in Sacramento, the Rev. Al Sharpton is calling for California to change the way it responds to police killings of civilians
The Associated Press7 hours ago
FILE - In this March 6, 2019 file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former lawyer, returns to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington. Prosecutors are scheduled to publicly release documents on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 related to the search warrant that authorized last year's FBI raids on Cohen's home and office in New York. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
Judge: Feds can post info on FBI raid of Trump's ex-lawyerA judge who sentenced President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer to prison has directed prosecutors to release redacted search warrant materials Tuesday
The Associated Press8 hours ago
People pose for a picture among wildflowers in bloom Monday, March 18, 2019, in Lake Elsinore, Calif. About 150,000 people flocked over the weekend to see this year's rain-fed flaming orange patches of poppies lighting up the hillsides near Lake Elsinore, a city of about 60,000 residents. The crowds became so bad Sunday that Lake Elsinore officials  closed access to poppy-blanketed Walker Canyon. By Monday the #poppyshutdown announced by the city on Twitter was over and the road to the canyon was re-opened.  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
Tens of thousands converge on California 'poppy apocalypse'Poppy-viewing crowds anxious to see a super bloom flocked to a small Southern California city
The Associated Press9 hours ago
FILE - In this May 24, 2017, file photo, Peru's former President Alejandro Toledo addresses the New Economy Forum Globalization Dialogues at the United Nations in New York. U.S. authorities announced Monday, March 18, 2019 that Toledo, who Peruvian authorities have asked to be extradited for his alleged ties to Brazilian construction company Odebrecht, was released after a brief detention on suspicion of public intoxication in California. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
Ex-Peru president arrested in California for drunkennessAuthorities say former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo, wanted in connection with Latin America's biggest graft scandal, was arrested in California on suspicion of public intoxication
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Rosa Alonzo tapes up the legs of her father, Mariano Alonzo, before he goes in flood waters to check on his flooded home in Fremont, Neb., Monday, March 18, 2019. Authorities say flooding from the Platte River and other waterways is so bad that just one highway lane into Fremont remains uncovered, and access to that road is severely restricted. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
'Angels of the sky' offer flights into flooded Nebraska cityA Nebraska city walled off by massive flooding is getting a big lift from private pilots who are offering free flights to shuttle stranded residents to and from their hometown
The Associated Press11 hours ago
In this photo released Monday, March 18, 2019, by the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office is Alejandro Toledo. Authorities say a former Peruvian president who is wanted in connection with Latin America's biggest graft scandal was arrested in California on suspicion of public intoxication over the weekend and was briefly detained. San Mateo County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Rosemerry Blankswade said Monday that Alejandro Toledo was arrested Sunday night near a restaurant near the San Francisco Bay city of Menlo Park. (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office via AP)
The Latest: Ex-Peru president brushes off detention queriesFormer Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo brushed off questions about his arrest on suspicion of public drunkenness during a radio interview
The Associated Press12 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2018 file photo, then Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach responds to questions from reporters in Topeka, Kan. An appeals court in Salt Lake City, will consider Monday, March 18, 2019, the constitutionality of a struck down Kansas statute that had required people to provide documents proving U.S. citizenship before they could register to vote. (AP Photo/John Hanna, File)
Kansas hopes to resurrect proof-of-citizenship voting lawA federal appeals court has heard arguments about whether Kansas should be allowed to resurrect a law that required people to submit proof of citizenship before registering to vote
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - This May 7, 2018 file photo shows Donna Brazile speaking at the inauguration of New Orleans Mayor Latoya Cantrell in New Orleans. Fox News says it has hired former Democratic National Committee chief Brazile as a political commentator. She had been let go from a similar role at CNN in 2016 after it was revealed that she had shared material about topics that would be addressed at a Democratic forum with Hillary Clinton’s campaign. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
Fox News hires Donna Brazile as political contributorFox News says it has hired Donna Brazile as a political analyst, more than two years after she was let go from CNN after sharing debate topics
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE- In a file photo from July 14, 2015, Norwood Jewell, Vice President of the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US Department, United Auto Workers, during the opening of contract negotiations in Detroit. The former vice president has been charged with conspiracy in a scheme with Fiat Chrysler to buy meals, golf and other perks with money from the automaker. It's the latest development in the government's investigation of how officials at Fiat Chrysler and the UAW enriched themselves by using money set aside for a job-training center. The conspiracy charge against Jewell was filed Monday, March 18, 2019, as a criminal information, which means a guilty plea is likely. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Former VP of United Auto Workers charged in corruption probeA former vice president at the United Auto Workers has been charged with conspiracy in a scheme with Fiat Chrysler executives to buy meals, golf and other perks with money from the automaker
The Associated Press14 hours ago
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