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ROSELAND, N.J. (AP) — The family of a 12-year-old New Jersey girl who killed herself says it will sue her school district for not stepping in to address the problem of cyberbullying. An attorney for the family of Mallory Grossman said Tuesday that he's filing a notice of intent...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of former St. Louis police officer charged with (all times local): 11:45 a.m. A prosecutor has accused a white former St. Louis police officer of planting a gun on a black man whom the officer had fatally shot. An attorney for...
PORT REPUBLIC, N.J. (AP) — They're called "ghost forests" — dead trees along vast swaths of coastline invaded by rising seas, something scientists call one of the most visible markers of climate change. The process has happened naturally for thousands of years, but it has...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Lawsuits are pending against a construction company blamed for a power outage on North Carolina's Outer Banks, forcing visitors off the beaches and leaving tourist-dependent businesses without income. At least three lawsuits filed this week seek compensation...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on a school funding measure in Illinois (all times local): 10:45 a.m. Gov. Bruce Rauner says the way public schools get money in Illinois will be more "fair and equitable" with his changes to a school funding bill. The Republican on Tuesday...
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A man stored his girlfriend's body in a freezer with the help of another woman, who assumed the dead girlfriend's life by moving into her home, using her credit cards and caring for her dog, authorities said. The two were arrested and charged with corpse...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California man charged with killing his 5-year-old son after a trip to Disneyland was expected to plead guilty during a court hearing Tuesday, a person familiar with the case told The Associated Press. The person said the agreement was still being finalized...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois' Republican governor and Democrat-controlled Legislature appeared headed for another showdown as negotiations broke down on a school funding overhaul, putting money for districts statewide at risk weeks before classes begin. Democrats on Monday...
ATLANTA (AP) — The Trump administration's tough talk on crime and the treatment of suspects has left black police officers worried that efforts to repair the fraught relationship between police and minority communities could be derailed. A major black law enforcement group is...