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NYC rape case prompts calls to close police sex loopholeThe case of two New York City police officers accused of raping an 18-year-old woman in their custody last year is spurring calls to close what some are calling a police sex loophole
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 6, 1946, file photo, a bespectacled Mohandas Gandhi, the Mahatma, who eventually led India to its independence, laughs with the man who was to be the nation's first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, at the All-India Congress committee meeting in Bombay, India. Atleft is Madam Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit. Max Desfor, a former Associated Press photographer who won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of the Korean War died Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. He was 104. (AP Photo/Max Desfor)
Former AP photographer Max Desfor dies at 104Max Desfor, former AP photographer who won Pulitzer for Korean War photos, dies at 104
The Associated Press47 minutes ago
FILE - This April 7, 2016, file photo, shows the exterior of Consumers Energy's J.R. Whiting Generating Plant in Luna Pier, Mich. Consumers Energy will phase out electricity production from coal by 2040 to slash emissions of heat-trapping gases that cause global warming, the Michigan utility’s president and CEO told The Associated Press. (Tom Hawley/The Monroe News via AP, File)
APNewsBreak: Consumers Energy to stop burning coal by 2040APNewsBreak: CEO says Michigan-based Consumers Energy will stop using coal to generate electricity by 2040
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Out of Prison, Woman Recalls Seeing Fiance for the Last Time"I almost just want to go to Europe and leave it all behind," says Angelika Graswald, the Latvian woman released from prison in December after pleading guilty to criminally negligent homicide in connection with her boyfriend's death during an April 2015 kayaking trip. The New York Times reports that since...
Newser1 hour ago
Petition: Parkland Student Hero Should Get Full Military FuneralAmid the grief and anger, stories of inspiration and heroism continue to emerge out of the Parkland school shooting last week, and a petition is now in place to honor one of the late students who helped his classmates escape to safety. The Sun Sentinel reports that the petition on...
Newser1 hour ago
Inmate in landmark Supreme Court case denied paroleA 71-year-old Louisiana inmate whose case led to a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision on juvenile-offender sentences has been denied parole more than a half-century after he killed a sheriff's deputy at age 17
The Associated Press8 minutes ago
Volunteers help carry 17 crosses to be placed outside the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, where 17 people were killed in a mass shooting on Wednesday. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Shooting survivors on potential collision course with TrumpStudent survivors of the deadly Florida school shooting hope to become the face of a revived gun control movement and have been critical of President Donald Trump, whose election was strongly supported by the National Rifle Association
The Associated Press2 hours ago
A Broward County Sheriff's Office deputy removes police tape from a makeshift memorial at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday. (John McCall/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)
The Latest: Couple says suspect told them he was sorryThe couple who took in the Florida school shooting suspect after his mother died says he told them he was sorry after the shooting
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Police: Child, 3 adults shot outside Texas restaurantPolice: Masked suspect opens fire on people outside San Antonio restaurant, wounding 6-year-old boy and three adults
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Video of Cruz Fighting at School SurfacesFormer teachers say alleged school shooter Nikolas Cruz wasn't somebody who slipped through the cracks, he was somebody they worked hard to get help for. The teachers say that after behavioral problems in middle school and high school, they tried calling social workers, holding parent conferences, and sending him to...
Newser3 hours ago
Family of Scott Beigel, the 35 year-old geography teacher who was killed during the Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School shootings, escort his casket to the mausoleum after the service at Temple Beth El in Boca Raton, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. (Charles Trainor Jr/Miami Herald via AP)
The Latest: Shooting survivors focus anger at Trump, tweetsStudents who escaped the deadly school shooting in Florida are focusing their anger at President Donald Trump, contending that his response to the attack has been needlessly divisive
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Original Picasso print stolen from Milwaukee art galleryAn original Pablo Picasso print worth up to an estimated $50,000 was stolen from a downtown Milwaukee art gallery
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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