LAS VEGAS (AP) — A court in Las Vegas denied a bid by one of B.B. King's daughters to obtain the late blues icon's medical records from an executor who she alleges mishandled her father's treatment before he died.
Probate Commissioner Wesley Yamashita told a lawyer for Patty King on Friday that she can subpoena the records, so he didn't need to issue a court order.
The lawyer for B.B. King's estate told the judge that he thinks Patty King is fishing...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister, who lost his re-election bid after a cheating scandal, is trying to return to Louisiana politics.
McAllister, a Republican, told the News-Star (http://tnsne.ws/1JaGYuT ) on Friday he intends to run for a state Senate seat representing northeast Louisiana. He's seeking to oust two-term GOP incumbent Mike Walsworth.
The former congressman says Walsworth has been too closely allied with...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — In stories from Aug. 11 to Aug. 20 about the trial of a white police officer charged in the killing of an unarmed black man, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of the judge overseeing the case. The judge's name is Robert Ervin, not Richard Ervin.
A corrected version of the story is below:
The Latest: Jury adjourns for day in police officer's trial
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker says he is not taking a position on whether children of immigrants here illegally should automatically be citizens.
The Wisconsin governor said in a CNBC interview Friday that he wouldn't take a stand "one way or the other" on the Constitutional guarantee of birthright citizenship. Walker's statement comes after he gave mixed answers on the issue earlier in the week, including saying that the U.S. should...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings, already bound for a glitzy new stadium, could have another move in store.
The football team's ownership announced Friday the signing of a purchase agreement for an Eagan property that could become its headquarters and training facility. The 185-acre parcel was once home to Northwest Airlines' corporate headquarters.
The Vikings main off-the-field presence has been in Eden Prairie for more than 30 years. But...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The search for a third man believed buried in landslide debris in Alaska is taking on a new urgency Friday with more rain in the forecast expected to increase the risk of more slides.
Officials say the southeast Alaska town of Sitka is expected to get 2 to 3 inches of rain over several days, beginning Friday evening.
Sitka Deputy Fire Chief Al Stevens says he will pull searchers out of the Sitka neighborhood Friday evening...
ALFRED, Maine (AP) — A man charged with fatally stabbing a woman in a Saco, Maine, supermarket did not enter a plea during his first court appearance.
Thirty-one-year-old Connor MacCalister, of Saco, said nothing at York County Superior Court in Alfred on Friday. State police say MacCalister stabbed 59-year-old Wendy Boudreau, also of Saco, at a Shaw's supermarket on Wednesday, killing her.
Police say there is no indication Boudreau and MacCalister...