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Lawyer: 2 doctors find accused man incompetent for trialA Louisiana man accused of killing three people last year and wounding another has been found incompetent to stand trial in the slaying of a former Baton Rouge official
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Mississippi traffic stop leads to arrest of Florida fugitiveAuthorities in Mississippi say a traffic stop has led to the arrest of a man wanted in Florida on molestation charges
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this Oct. 9, 2018 photo, Linda Marino poses with photographs of her son, Samuel, at her home in Tolland, Conn. Samuel Marino died in a 2009 car crash that relatives believe was intentional after becoming a victim of a male sex trafficking ring. Advocates are calling for more recognition and services for male victims. (AP Photo/Dave Collins)
Case reveals shame, trauma of male sex trafficking victimsA Connecticut sex trafficking ring is illuminating what advocates call the underreported scourge of male trafficking and the devastation it leaves behind
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Photos of Cody Coffman are placed on a table at Coffman's funeral service Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in Camarillo, Calif. Coffman was among a dozen people killed in a Nov. 7 shooting at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Heroic California cop who died in bar shooting is mournedFriends, family and colleagues mourn death of sheriff's deputy who raced into Southern California bar to exchange gunfire with man who killed 12 people before shooting himself
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - This Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, shows charred trunks of Ponderosa pines near Sisters, Ore., months after a prescribed burn removed vegetation, smaller trees and other fuel ladders last spring. Creating fire buffers between housing and dry grasslands and brush and burying spark-prone power lines underground would give people a better chance of surviving wildfires, experts say. So would controlled burns, a proven, historic practice that has been neglected in recent decades. (AP Photo/Andrew Selsky, File)
Experts look ways to curb deaths as fires get more severeWith wildfires growing deadlier across the U.S. West, experts are suggesting ways to help people survive
The Associated Press5 hours ago
In this Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 photo, a sign near the entrance to the Corral Canyon Park recreation area stands amid a landscape charred by the Woolsey fire in Malibu, Calif. The Woolsey fire has charred more than 83 percent of National Park Service land within the Santa Monica Mountain National Recreational Area. Officials announced Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, that all trails were closed. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)
Southern California fire scorches huge swath of public landsSouthern Californians faced with the loss of lives and homes in a huge wildfire are also grappling with the destruction of a vast swath of public lands popular for hiking, biking, swimming and impressive vistas
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Sheriff's deputies recover the bodies of multiple Camp Fire victims at the from a Holly Hills Mobile Estates residence on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
Northern California fire death toll at 56; 130 missingHundreds of people are combing through the charred remains of towns incinerated by a Northern California wildfire that already has claimed 56 lives
The Associated Press43 minutes ago
FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2018 file photo, Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz listens during a status check on his case at the Broward County Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Authorities say Cruz attacked a detention officer at the county jail, Tuesday, Nov. 13,  and now faces new charges. Cruz is charged with killing 17 people and wounding 17 others in the Feb. 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. (Amy Beth Bennett/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, Pool, File)
Florida school massacre panel to hear from criticized deputyThe then-sheriff's deputy on campus during the Florida high school massacre is scheduled to testify before a state commission investigating the shooting
The Associated Press5 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Roberto Moreno Ramos. Ramos is scheduled for lethal injection for the 1992 killings of his 42-year-old wife, Leticia, their 7-year-old daughter, Abigail, and their 3-year-old son, Jonathan, at their home in Progreso, located along the Mexico border about 20 miles (32.19 kilometers) southeast of McAllen. Prosecutors say Ramos killed his loved ones and then buried them underneath his home's freshly tiled bathroom floor. Authorities say he bludgeoned his family members so he could marry the woman he was having an extramarital affair with at the time. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)
Mexican citizen executed in Texas for killings of wife, kidsMexican citizen on death row in Texas executed for the sledgehammer killings of his wife and two children more than 26 years ago
The Associated Press6 hours ago
The body of Ventura County Sheriff's Department Sgt. Ron Helus is transported from the Los Robles Regional Medical Center Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Thousand Oaks, Calif., after a gunman opened fire Wednesday inside a country music bar killing multiple people including Helus. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
The Latest: Funeral held for victim of California massacreFamily and friends have gathered to mourn a 22-year-old man who was gunned down in last week's massacre at a Southern California country bar
The Associated Press6 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Roberto Moreno Ramos. Ramos is scheduled for lethal injection for the 1992 killings of his 42-year-old wife, Leticia, their 7-year-old daughter, Abigail, and their 3-year-old son, Jonathan, at their home in Progreso, located along the Mexico border about 20 miles (32.19 kilometers) southeast of McAllen. Prosecutors say Ramos killed his loved ones and then buried them underneath his home's freshly tiled bathroom floor. Authorities say he bludgeoned his family members so he could marry the woman he was having an extramarital affair with at the time. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)
The Latest: Mexican citizen executed for killings in TexasMexican citizen on death row in Texas executed for the sledgehammer killings of his wife and two children more than 26 years ago
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Man tied to synagogue shooting suspect arrestedA man with a social media connection to the suspect in last month's Pittsburgh synagogue massacre has been arrested on gun-related charges after his relatives reported concerns about his behavior to the FBI
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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