OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a mountain lion was shot and killed in the Omaha area.
The cougar had been spotted Wednesday afternoon near Project Harmony, a nonprofit agency in Omaha. The Omaha Police Department said the Nebraska Humane Society had been contacted about the situation and officials were heading to the scene.
Mark Langan, vice president of field operations for the Humane Society, confirmed with the Omaha World-Herald that the...
GRANT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Michigan authorities say they arrested a naked drunken woman who was driving the wrong way after leaving her naked husband and their child at a rest stop.
The Clare County sheriff's department says 23-year-old Jessie Schwaub-Devault of Harrison left her husband and child along U.S. 127 about 4:30 a.m. Tuesday. It's in Grant Township, about 15 miles north of Mount Pleasant.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A 23-year-old man arrested by police in Virginia Beach for robbing a bank posted a photo and videos of the theft on Instagram — but says he shouldn't be charged because he didn't threaten anyone and asked for the money politely.
Dominyk Antonio Alfonseca was arrested on Monday about 20 minutes after a TowneBank branch was robbed.
Alfonseca told news media outlets in interviews from jail Wednesday that he posted a photo and...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The head of Texas' law enforcement agency called Snoop Dogg a "dope smoking cop hater" in an email before reprimanding a state trooper who posed for a picture with the rapper.
Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steve McCraw wrote in a March email that Trooper Billy Spears "must not understand" he was being lampooned in the picture that was taken during the South by Southwest music festival.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is returning to New Hampshire as he struggles to press forward with a likely presidential bid following indictments in the 2013 George Washington Bridge scandal.
The Republican will be in the early-voting state Thursday and Friday for several events.
The trip will include a visit to a drug treatment center and a keynote speech at a Lincoln Day dinner. He'll also lead another happy hour-timed town...
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department says it's assessing a threat posted on a website related to the Islamic State group against the organizer of a cartoon contest about the Prophet Muhammad.
Blogger Pamela Geller organized the contest over the weekend in Texas, where two men started shooting before they were killed by police. She leads an organization called American Freedom Defense Initiative.