PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix woman has been arrested on suspicion of killing her three children after they were found dead inside the family home, authorities said Tuesday.
WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — A Wisconsin-based advocacy group has issued a complaint on a West Virginia city council's practice of opening meetings with predominantly Christian prayers, a local news outlet reported.
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — A plumber working at a Connecticut mall has been charged with stealing nearly $15,000 worth of his boss' tools and pawning them, police say.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina appeals court on Tuesday upheld the legality of a legislative session Republicans quickly called in December 2016 to push through laws that weakened the power of incoming Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers University named a high-ranking Northwestern University official as its new leader on Tuesday, making him the school's first black president.
GRANTSVILLE, Utah (AP) — A boy accused of shooting and killing four members of a Utah family and wounding a fifth surrendered peacefully following the Friday night slayings, but has since refused to speak with detectives trying to piece together a possible motive, police said Monday.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's Democrat-led Legislature is looking for new ways to bolster a lagging public education system and open up new economic opportunities by legalizing recreational marijuana and providing tuition-free college education, as a 30-day legislative session begins Tuesday.
U.S. stocks slipped Tuesday in the first trading day of a holiday-shortened week, following up on losses around the world as worries deepened about a virus outbreak in China.
NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Two people were arrested after what police described as a “clandestine methamphetamine laboratory” was found in a North Attleborough home, police say.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The owners of a Kansas City nightclub where a gunman opened fire on people outside, killing a woman and injuring at least 15 other people before a guard killed him, expressed sorrow about the shooting amid calls by some to revoke its license.
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Avenatti is housed in drug kingpin El Chapo's chilly former cell, making it impossible to properly prepare for an extortion trial that was supposed to start his week, his lawyer said.
BEIRUT (AP) — An American freelance journalist who was detained in Lebanon on suspicion of broadcasting live footage of protests to an Israeli news outlet has been released, the journalist said Tuesday.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — A University of New Hampshire pathologist recently diagnosed a fungal disease called Valley Fever in a rescue dog from Arizona, the school said in a news release Tuesday.
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — A former cocktail waitress at a Pennsylvania casino has been sentenced for her role in a $420,000 slot machine scam.
HONOLULU (AP) — A man suspected of stabbing a woman and killing two Hawaii police officers last weekend wandered his neighborhood recording people with a camera mounted on his hat and rigged a barbecue grill to blow thick smoke directly into neighbors' windows, a lawyer for residents said.
Krystal, a popular fast food chain in the southeastern United States, has filed for bankruptcy. The company first opened in 1932 in Chattanooga, Tennessee before moving its headquarters to Atlanta.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Prisoners at the South Dakota State Penitentiary are trying to raise money and awareness about Native American women who are crime victims.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A psychologist who examined a man accused of planning an attack inspired by the Islamic State-group at a shopping and entertainment complex near Washington, D.C., found “ample evidence” that he is mentally unfit to assist in his defense, a court filing says.
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been charged with assault after he charged onto the mat at a high school wrestling match and tackled his son's opponent.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey community is taking quick steps to raise parking fees for out-of-towners under a law signed recently by Gov. Phil Murphy.
LAKE FOREST, Calif. (AP) — A 3-year-old boy was in stable condition after suffering severe wounds in an attack by a mountain lion in a Southern California wilderness park, authorities said.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island woman is taking legal action against the city of Pawtucket for handcuffing and arresting her 13-year-old daughter after a fight with another student, the American Civil Liberties Union says.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A fight is coming to California over whether to list one of the world's most common over-the-counter drugs as a carcinogen, echoing recent high-profile battles over things like alcohol and coffee.
EXETER, N.H. (AP) — A coyote attacked a pair of dogs, bit a woman and skirmished with a vehicle before being killed by a father defending his family on a walk Monday, police said.
DOTHAN, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama activist known for registering prisoners to vote was jailed on assault and other charges after what police described as a struggle with an officer.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has returned $62,950 in campaign contributions, according to his campaign finance report for this month.
SWANTON, Vt. (AP) — Police and rescue crews continued to search an area near Lake Champlain along the border between the towns of Swanton and Highgate Tuesday for a missing snowmobiler.
CAMDEN, Del. (AP) — A Delaware police officer has been convicted of misdemeanor misconduct in office, reportedly after failing to properly document use of force reports involving a potential hire at his previous job running a Maryland police department.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Senate was expected to vote Tuesday on a bill that would allow University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers to request funding from the state to recover missing Wisconsin soldiers.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — All day care centers, child care providers and children's camps would have to test their water for lead under a bill the state Senate is scheduled to take up Tuesday.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A police officer fatally shot a man who refused to disarm during a standoff with officers in northwestern Indiana, police said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court refused Tuesday to get involved in a dispute about judges' authority to order the disclosure of secret grand jury material in rare circumstances.
A mountain lion has been euthanized after attacking a 3-year-old boy at Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park in Southern California, authorities say. CNN affiliate KCAL/KCBS has more on the story.
Author Carol Leonnig talks with CNN's John Berman about her book 'A Very Stable Genius,' President Trump's management style, and Trump's meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin.
BERNARDO, N.M. (AP) — Authorities in New Mexico say an elderly Colorado couple has died after their car was struck by a semi-truck on a highway.
CNN chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin and CNN political analyst Carl Bernstein break down the implications of Sen. Mitch McConnell's new proposed impeachment trial rules.
JACKSON, N.J. (AP) — An ad in the Waze navigation app is misdirecting motorists headed to Atlantic City's Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa into the wilderness of New Jersey's Pine Barrens, police said.
John Meade Jr. was known around St. Augustine, Florida as the "friendly homeless man" until his passing. St. Augustine police officer Steven Fischer wanted to learn Meade's story, and when he discovered Meade served in the US Army, he organized a full honors burial and invited the community …
DENTON, Texas (AP) — A police officer in north Texas fatally shot a man at an apartment complex early Tuesday after the man refused to drop a frying pan and cleaver that he was holding, officials said.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has rejected a recommendation that tools used to measure offenders' suitability for being released after an arrest be made available to all judges as they make bail decisions.