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Justice Dept.: No federal charges in Trayvon Martin death

February 24, 2015

MIAMI (AP) — George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in a 2012 confrontation with the teenager, will not face federal charges, the Justice... more »»

Defense: Police knew suspect in Vegas mom killing smoked pot

February 24, 2015

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police knew a 19-year-old suspect in a shooting that killed a neighborhood mother of four smoked marijuana before he surrendered during a standoff last week, and investigators... more »»

No relief: More cold, snow, ice, wintry mix for much of US

February 24, 2015

A wide swath of the country shivered in freezing, record-breaking temperatures while other areas saw more winter precipitation Tuesda. more »»

Oklahoma committee OKs ban on regulating conversion therapy

February 24, 2015

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Legislation that would protect the practice of therapy that seeks to change people's sexual orientation or gender identity in Oklahoma was approved by a state House committee... more »»

US missionary abducted in Nigeria is courageous, friends say

February 24, 2015

SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle missionary described by friends as courageous, tenacious and passionate about helping the people of Nigeria has been abducted from a school in the violence-torn African... more »»

Pills before and after sex can help prevent HIV, study finds

February 24, 2015

SEATTLE (AP) — For the first time, a study shows that a drug used to treat HIV infection also can help prevent it when taken before and after risky sex by gay men. more »»

Jodi Arias' lawyer says ex-boyfriend sexually humiliated her

February 24, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) — A lawyer for Jodi Arias pleaded for his client's life Tuesday as he told the jury deciding whether she'll be put to death that the ex-lover she killed sexually humiliated her and... more »»

Alaska quietly becomes 3rd state to legalize marijuana

February 24, 2015

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska on Tuesday became the third U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana for adults, but it was a subdued milestone. more »»

Forensics expert testifies in 'American Sniper' trial

February 24, 2015

STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) — A forensics expert testified Tuesday that "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle had no time to react when an ex-Marine opened fire on him at a shooting range two years ago. more »»

AP source: Truck got stuck on tracks before train derailed

February 24, 2015

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — An investigator tells The Associated Press the commuter train accident northwest of Los Angeles occurred after a truck became stuck on the track. more »»

Historic snows causing headaches for real estate industry

February 24, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — All that snow in New England may make your property look as pretty as a calendar shot, but it won't do you any favors if you're trying to buy or sell a house. more »»

Judge: Tsarnaev supporters can demonstrate near court entry

February 24, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — A judge on Tuesday refused to bar demonstrators from gathering outside court during the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, rejecting a request from his... more »»

Defense attorney urges jury to spare Jodi Arias life

February 24, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) — A defense lawyer displayed a series of happy images of Jodi Arias on Tuesday as he tried to garner sympathy from a jury that is deciding whether to send the convicted murderer to... more »»

Court nixes Occupy marchers' suit over mass arrest on bridge

February 24, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Police didn't mislead more than 700 Occupy Wall Street protesters into getting arrested on the Brooklyn Bridge, a federal appeals court decided in ordering the demonstrators'... more »»

Alaska pot news guide: Marijuana becomes legal in Alaska

February 24, 2015

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Questions to ponder as Alaska legalizes marijuana:

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HOW DID LEGALIZATION HAPPEN?

Alaskans voted 53-47 percent in November to legalize marijuana use by... more »»

Another winter wallop: Cold, snow, ice again for much of US

February 24, 2015

A wide swath of the country was shivering in freezing, record-breaking temperatures while other areas were expecting more winter precipitation Tuesday. more »»

Alaska stems confusion over legal pot but still has missteps

February 24, 2015

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska has cleared up some confusion in the rush to legalize marijuana, but even that process had its missteps Tuesday.

A voter initiative made Alaska the third U.S. more »»

Defense attorney urges jury to give Jodi Arias a life term

February 24, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) — The lead defense lawyer for Jodi Arias pleaded with jurors to give the convicted murderer a life sentenc. more »»

Defense attorney urges jury to give Jodi Arias life term

February 24, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) — The lead defense lawyer for Jodi Arias pleaded with jurors to give the convicted murderer a life sentenc. more »»

 
 
 

 

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