National Headline News

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma judge on Friday put off deciding whether to accept a man's request to plead guilty to first-degree murder in the beheading of a co-worker, as a death sentence would still be possible. Alton Nolen reiterated his desire to plead guilty and die by...
SEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Fire raged through a vacant restaurant on the ocean end of Southern California's Seal Beach Pier early Friday, leaving the structure in ruins, with much of its roof collapsed. A fleet of fireboats raced to the scene and directed water cannons toward the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Already faced with lines that snake through terminals out to the curb, fliers are bracing for long waits at security in the busy summer months. Some major airports are currently seeing wait times exceeding 90 minutes at peak hours. Here's a look at the problem...
CHICAGO (AP) — The head of the Transportation Security Administration says Congress' shifting of $34 million is a "good down payment" but the agency needs greater resources to address a shortage of screeners. Peter Neffenger briefed officials in Chicago on Friday about efforts...
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma judge on Friday put off deciding whether to accept a man's request to plead guilty to first-degree murder in the beheading of a co-worker, as a death sentence would still be possible. Cleveland County District Judge Lori Walkley repeatedly asked...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A man charged with killing six people during a night of random shootings in Michigan was dragged out of court Friday after bizarre outbursts during testimony by a woman who survived the rampage. A judge called a recess and ordered Jason Dalton to jail...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on a court hearing to determine if Jason Dalton goes to trial for the fatal shootings of six people in Michigan (all times local): ___ 11:50 a.m. A Michigan man accused of killing six people and wounding two others in between picking up fares...
ATLANTA (AP) — Body camera video shows Georgia sheriff's deputies using stun guns multiple times on a handcuffed man in the back of a vehicle who died shortly after the struggle on an interstate highway. The video obtained Friday by The Associated Press from the family's...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A judge stopped a hearing after a Michigan man accused of killing six people interrupted the testimony of one of the two people who survived the shooting rampage. Jason Dalton raised his voice in court Friday and talked about people with "black bags."...