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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is ending a program that allows citizens of Liberia living in the U.S. to avoid deportation. But it's allowing a one-year "wind-down" period to ease their return. Liberians have been eligible for Deferred Enforcement Departure since...
DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man convicted of abusing a dog so severely that it had to be euthanized was sentenced Tuesday, nearly five years after the dog known as "Puppy Doe" was found abandoned near a playground. Radoslaw Czerkawski , 37, was sentenced to 8 to 10...
ATLANTA (AP) — Three former presidents representing both major political parties hailed former Georgia Gov. and U.S. Sen. Zell Miller on Tuesday as an example of statesmanship and boldness that more politicians should follow in this era of factional acrimony. Jimmy Carter, Bill...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Latest on an effort to introduce bills across the country that would require a filter for online pornography that could be lifted with a $20 fee. (all times local): 1:30 p.m. A Rhode Island lawmaker has withdrawn a bill that would have required a...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Imani Holt was just 10 when she saw a neighbor get fatally shot by a triggerman riding a bicycle. The African-American girl from a gritty section of Baltimore was so traumatized by the drug-fueled bloodshed she refused to leave her family's apartment for weeks...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case (all times local): 12:40 p.m. A prosecutor says a Michigan State University official failed to supervise Larry Nassar at a critical time when the sports doctor was facing allegations of sexual misconduct...
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department's special victims division, tasked with investigating rape allegations against media mogul Harvey Weinstein, is chronically understaffed and many sexual assault cases are not properly reviewed, according to a report Tuesday by a...
SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a baby and a toddler have been found dead in car seats inside a vehicle in a rural Arizona community. Pinal County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Navideh Forghani says the children found in the vehicle at a home in the town of Superior were 2...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A man who tried to marry his laptop in a legal fight against same-sex marriage is promoting legislation across the country to require a filter to block pornography and human trafficking websites that would be lifted if a user pays $20. The measure pushed...