REDDING, Calif. (AP) — Northern California authorities say they've stopped actively searching for an infant who's been missing for 11 days, but they'll keep the case open and investigate any leads they receive.
Shasta County sheriff's Lt. Dave Kent said Tuesday that search teams have been recalled from the field after scouring an area around the baby's house and another region where a pacifier resembling one of hers was found.
CASSELBERRY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a submachine gun, a semi-automatic rifle, two pistols and a Taser have been stolen from an unmarked Orange County Sheriff's Office sport utility vehicle parked in a driveway overnight.
Casselberry police Sgt. Chris Pamatia said it's unclear whether the deputy left it unlocked. There were no signs of forced entry, but the deputy said he had locked it. Authorities declined to release the deputy's name.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Emails reviewed by The Associated Press show that a Republican member of the North Carolina elections board was deeply involved with a plan to eliminate a heavily Democratic voting site. A judge ruled that the plan was intended to suppress voter turnout.
The emails show that Paul Foley worked behind the scenes with Watauga County GOP officials as they put together a plan to eliminate the site at Appalachian State University.
DENVER (AP) — A federal appeals court in Denver has ruled that the federal health care law doesn't infringe on the religious freedom of faith-based nonprofit organizations that object to covering birth control in employee health plans.
The case involves a group of Colorado nuns and four Christian colleges in Oklahoma.
Religious groups are already exempt from covering contraceptives. But the plaintiffs argued that the exemption doesn't go far enough...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has already launched a lobbying campaign to persuade skeptical Democrats in Congress to approve a landmark nuclear agreement with Iran.
Vice President Joe Biden has been calling Democratic colleagues on Capitol Hill and plans to head to the House on Wednesday to brief Democrats. President Barack Obama and senior members of his national security team also are to make calls
STONEWALL, Miss. (AP) — A prosecutor is asking residents of a small Mississippi town concerned about the death of a black man after a physical encounter with a white police officer to be patient with the investigation.
Clarke County District Attorney Bilbo Mitchell told a meeting Tuesday in Stonewall that inquiries into the July 8 death of Jonathan Sanders may not be complete until August or later.
The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation says the FBI...
WARWICK, N.Y. (AP) — The Goshen school superintendent has identified the two 16-year-old students killed and the two injured when their driver's ed car collided with a truck at a rural New York intersection.
Superintendent Daniel Connor says in a letter on the school website that Antonio Baglivo and Paul VanDoran died in the Tuesday morning crash in Warwick, 4 miles from the New Jersey border. He says Lucas O'Connor and Claudia Krebs were hospitalized....