"Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States." — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, speaking to delegates on the opening night of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
"The rapper was upset, someone not being able to perform. It wasn't targeted, terrorist or gays, or anything like that. It wasn't a black or white situation. It was an idiot. An idiot with a firearm." — Security guard Brandy Mclaughlin, who was hired...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis police say one officer was shot and another was injured when a suspect in a car chase opened fire on them. The suspect was later killed in an exchange of gunfire with police.
Indianapolis Police Chief Troy Riggs told reporters Monday evening that the officer who was shot was taken to a hospital and is expected to make a full recovery. He says the second officer has "very minor injuries."
MEETEETSE, Wyo. (AP) — An endangered weasel is returning to an area of western Wyoming where the critter almost went extinct more than 30 years ago.
Biologists plan to release 35 black-footed ferrets Tuesday near Meeteetse (me-TEET'-see). Scientists thought the black-footed ferret was extinct until a dog brought a dead one home near Meeteetse in 1981.
The discovery made tiny Meeteetse famous as the home of the slinky, nocturnal weasel. Black-footed...
PRINEVILLE, Oregon (AP) — Crook County, located on the edge of a national forest in Oregon, used to have five major lumber mills. But amid restrictions on harvesting from federal lands, logging began a freefall.
The county's mills began to close. The global recession hit a few years later. County unemployment soared to around 20 percent, the highest in Oregon.
Now, the digital revolution is providing Crook County and its main town, Prineville, with a...
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — A University of Oklahoma student is suing the school's running back over a 2014 incident in which the player was charged with punching her in the face.
Amelia Molitor filed a complaint Friday in U.S. District Court against Joe Mixon, alleging negligence, willful and wanton misconduct, and intentional infliction of emotional distress in the confrontation at a restaurant in Norman. The suit seeks unspecified damages.
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A United Airlines flight carrying 56 people landed safely at a Colorado airport after the pilot reported a problem with the forward landing gear.
Tony Vicari, interim director of aviation for the Durango airport, tells The Durango Herald (http://goo.gl/f7hWqe ) the pilot of United Airlines Flight 5849 out of Denver International Airport reported a problem with the nose gear Monday afternoon.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders is urging supporters to rally behind Hillary Clinton as the Democratic convention heats up in Philadelphia, but ardent followers seem intent on keeping his upstart campaign alive.
Hundreds of supporters marched for hours in punishing heat Monday to state their case while dozens risked arrest by climbing police barricades outside the convention site. Police instead only cited them for disorderly conduct.