SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A southwest Missouri woman accused of sympathizing with the Islamic State group is facing more federal charges related to her alleged online threats against federal agents and military members.
A new indictment Tuesday replaces one returned against 38-year-old Safya Roe Yassin of Buffalo in February, adding additional counts of transmitting a threatening communication and conspiracy.
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the Zika virus in Florida (all times local):
Florida could be getting another $5.6 million in federal funding to assist in the fight against the Zika virus.
The White House reported in a news release Wednesday that President Barack Obama spoke by phone with Florida Gov. Rick Scott regarding what might be the United States' first non-travel-related Zika case. The President noted during the call...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — One of three suspects in the fatal beatings of two homeless men in Albuquerque has pleaded no contest to first- and second-degree murder and no contest to aggravated battery with a dangerous weapon.
The teen was 15 at the time of the 2014 attacks and The Associated Press isn't naming him because he's still a juvenile.
The Albuquerque Journal (http://bit.ly/2aa4zVP) reports the teen's plea deal Wednesday calls for 45 years in...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — An appeals court has dealt the strongest blow yet to Texas' strict voter ID law, ruling that it violates federal protections against discrimination at the ballot box and must be reshaped before November so as not to unfairly harm poor and minority Texas residents.
The U.S. 5th Circuit Court in New Orleans found Wednesday that the law violates provisions of the Voting Rights Act. It ordered a lower court to determine ways Texas can fix the law prior...