Police: Suspect in bus station shooting dead; 3 others hurt

AP Photo/Steve Helber RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A gunman shot a Virginia state trooper Thursday at a busy bus terminal in the capital city of Richmond...

Police: 3 hurt in bus station shooting; suspect in custody

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police say two troopers responding to a shooting at a Richmond bus station and a civilian have been taken to a...

South Dakota charges former official in immigration scandal

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota filed felony charges against the former official who ran a program offering wealthy immigrants visas in return for...

Ex-judge fined $5,000 for ordering defendant shocked

GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A former Maryland judge who ordered a defendant to be physically shocked in his courtroom was sentenced Thursday to participate...

Q&A: Chicago teachers to strike over contract, budget

CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of Chicago teachers plan to walk off the job for one day on Friday, shutting down schools in the nation’s...

No change in how common autism is in US kids: about 1 in 68

ATLANTA (AP) — A government report released Thursday shows no change in how common autism is among U.S. children. About 1 in 68 school-aged children...