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Funeral of US Capitol Officer William Evans underway

Under a steady rain, the flag-draped casket of U.S. Capitol Police Officer William Evans was carried into a Massachusetts church as dozens of state...

Daunte Wright, slain by police, known as jokester, young dad

MINNEAPOLIS -- A few years ago, Daunte Wright was talking to a high school mentor about what to do if he was pulled over...

Woman with dementia arrested over $14 theft sues police

A 73-year-old woman with dementia is suing a Colorado city and members of its police department after she suffered a dislocated shoulder and bruises...

DAs tossing more drug cases tied to indicted NYPD detective

New York City prosecutors will seek to overturn scores of additional drug convictions involving an indicted former NYPD detective accused of framing innocent people...

Judge: BP’s Indiana refinery violated soot emission limits

A federal judge has ruled that a BP refinery in northwest Indiana repeatedly violated air pollution standards for soot emissions between 2015 and 2018 ByThe...

Divers aim to reach capsized vessel in search for survivors

PORT FOURCHON, La. -- With 12 people still missing from a capsized oil industry vessel, divers awaited a break in stormy weather Thursday that...

US jobless claims plunge to 576,000, lowest since pandemic

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week to 576,000, a hopeful sign that layoffs are easing as the economy...

Former US official: Taiwan-US partnership stronger than ever

Taiwan’s president and an unofficial delegation of former senior U.S. government officials sent by President Joe Biden have reaffirmed “rock solid” U.S.-Taiwan ties ByThe Associated...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, April 15, the 105th day of 2021. There are 260 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April...

Defense expert: Floyd died from heart trouble, not restraint

MINNEAPOLIS -- George Floyd died of a sudden heart rhythm disturbance as a result of his heart disease, a forensic pathologist testified for the...