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Indiana voters get their say in high-stakes primary

AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Voters in Indiana are in the spotlight in a big way. That’s because the delegate math going into Tuesday’s primary means Indiana represents one of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz’s last chances to stop Donald...

Lawsuit accuses Connecticut rabbi of sexual abuse

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut rabbi is accused in a lawsuit of raping and molesting a teenage boy hundreds of times from 2001 to 2005 when the boy was a student at a Jewish boarding school in New Haven. The lawsuit by Eliyahu (el-ee-YAH’-hu) Mirlis, now 28, of...

Judge agrees to move trial for dad in toddler hot SUV death

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Acknowledging the intense and extensive media coverage of the case of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die, the judge decided it would be wise to move the trial away from the county where the boy died....

Anti-abortion activist goes to trial over letter to doctor

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas anti-abortion activist faces trial in federal court this week over a letter she sent to a Wichita physician saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor’s car. Opening statements are expected Tuesday morning in the 2011...

Sister: No charges against police in Virginia stun gun case

AP Photo/Steve Helber RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia prosecutor has decided not to bring charges against officers who used stun guns repeatedly on a black man before his 2013 death, the man’s sister and her attorney said Monday. Linwood Lambert’s sister,...

Solar plane on global trip arrives in Arizona

AP Photo/Noah Berger GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — A solar-powered airplane landed in suburban Phoenix Monday night after a daylong flight from California – the latest leg in its around the world journey using only energy from the sun. The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 arrived...

Jury: School failed to protect girl who says she was raped

AP Photo/Jennifer Sinco Kelleher HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii’s public school system failed to protect a special education student who says she was raped by a classmate, a jury determined Monday. But the verdict also says the state Department of Education and a special...

Funeral will honor 6 of 8 victims in Ohio family shootings

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — There will be “ample security” at the funeral for six of the eight people shot and killed in rural southern Ohio in what authorities call a planned attack targeting one family, Ohio’s attorney general said. The service Tuesday at a...

The Latest: Solar plane lands in suburban Phoenix

AP Photo/Noah Berger GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the flight of a solar-powered airplane from California to Arizona in an attempt to circumnavigate the globe (all times local): 9:00 p.m. A solar-powered plane has landed in suburban Phoenix after a flight from...

Ex-49er Dana Stubblefield charged with raping disabled woman

AP Photo/Jeff Chiu SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Former San Francisco 49er Dana Stubblefield was charged Monday with the rape of a “developmentally delayed” woman, prosecutors announced. The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office said Stubblefield, a...