Travelers lose 25,000 items in Florida airport rampage

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Dan and Janice Kovacs and their two children were passing through airport security when the gunfire erupted. They were shoeless – with wallets, passports and carry-on items chugging along a conveyer belt – when they sprang into the...

Travelers lose 25,000 items in Florida airport rampage

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Dan and Janice Kovacs and their two children were passing through airport security when the gunfire erupted. They were shoeless – with wallets, passports and carry-on items chugging along a conveyer belt – when they sprang into the...

Washington set to swear in 1st blind lieutenant governor

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — As Washington state prepares to swear in its first blind lieutenant governor, the Senate has undergone a makeover that incorporates Braille into that chamber's floor sessions….

Woman seeking freedom in Vegas killing to get new hearing

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada woman who was convicted and imprisoned at age 19 in the 2001 killing and sexual mutilation of a homeless man in Las Vegas has new lawyers and a national criminal defense advocacy group backing her bid to prove she was 165 miles away when the murder...

The Latest: Snow in New England causes Connecticut pileup

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a winter storm pounding parts of the U.S. (all times local):…

LGBT activists view Obama as staunch champion of their cause

It was a new look for the White House, bathed in rainbow colors to celebrate the Supreme Court decision allowing same-sex marriage nationwide….

Brother of airport shooting suspect says US gov’t failed him

PENUELAS, Puerto Rico (AP) — The brother of a man accused of shooting five people at a Florida airport questioned Saturday why his brother was allowed to keep his gun after U.S. authorities knew he'd become increasingly paranoid and was hearing voices….

AP Photos: Church shooting: As sentence nears, a look back

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The massacre of nine black church members brought the U.S. to its knees when Dylann Roof opened fire during a Bible study on June 17, 2015. The white man was convicted of hate crimes and other charges last month and now faces the death penalty or...

The Latest: Cars, trucks inch along icy roads in the South

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a winter storm that has pounded parts of the U.S. (all times local):…

The Latest: Cars, trucks inch along icy roads in the South

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a winter storm that has pounded parts of the U.S. (all times local):…