Kansas teen sentenced in death of transgender woman

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas teenager has been sentenced to juvenile corrections in the stabbing death of a transgender woman. Sedgwick County authorities say the boy was sentenced Friday for second-degree murder in the 2016 death of 32-year-old Tyreece Walker. The...
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Kansas teen sentenced in death of transgender woman

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas teenager has been sentenced to juvenile corrections in the stabbing death of a transgender woman. Sedgwick County authorities say the boy was sentenced Friday for second-degree murder in the 2016 death of 32-year-old Tyreece Walker. The...
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Madigan names all-woman Democratic party panel amid scandal

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The powerful head of the Illinois Democratic Party appointed an all-woman panel to choose its next executive director and the state’s Republican governor signed ethics legislation on Friday as lawmakers scrambled to contain a growing scandal...
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Madigan names all-woman Democratic party panel amid scandal

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The powerful head of the Illinois Democratic Party appointed an all-woman panel to choose its next executive director and the state’s Republican governor signed ethics legislation on Friday as lawmakers scrambled to contain a growing scandal...
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Lasseter, Pixar co-founder, to step down at end of year

NEW YORK (AP) — John Lasseter, the co-founder of Pixar Animation Studios and the Walt Disney Co.’s animation chief, will step down at the end of the year after acknowledging “missteps” in his behavior with staff members. Disney announced Friday that...
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Lasseter, Pixar co-founder, to step down at end of year

NEW YORK (AP) — John Lasseter, the co-founder of Pixar Animation Studios and the Walt Disney Co.’s animation chief, will step down at the end of the year after acknowledging “missteps” in his behavior with staff members. Disney announced Friday that...
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2 men to stand trial in slaying of 16-year-old Michigan girl

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man has been ordered to stand trial in the slaying of a 16-year-old girl who previously had accused him of sexual assault. Defense attorneys on Friday waived the preliminary examinations for 42-year-old Quinn James and his...
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2 men to stand trial in slaying of 16-year-old Michigan girl

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man has been ordered to stand trial in the slaying of a 16-year-old girl who previously had accused him of sexual assault. Defense attorneys on Friday waived the preliminary examinations for 42-year-old Quinn James and his...
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