Monday, November 30, 2015
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Ex-speaker, once a major powerbroker, is convicted in NY
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was convicted Monday in a $5 million corruption case that took down one of New York's most powerful politicians and stunned a capital that had become accustomed to scandal.... 11/30/2015 11:57 PM

Police shooting of black teen cited in U of Chicago threat
CHICAGO (AP) -- Federal authorities said an online threat that led the University of Chicago to cancel classes Monday targeted whites and was motivated by the police shooting of a black teenager, video of which was released last week and led to protests.... 11/30/2015 11:43 PM

Suspect in Planned Parenthood attack makes 1st appearance
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- The man accused in the shooting rampage at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic made his first court appearance Monday and learned that he will face first-degree murder charges in the deaths of three people killed in the standoff with police.... 11/30/2015 10:48 PM

A look at victims of Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- A gunman killed three people at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs, including a police officer and two people accompanying friends to the clinic Friday.... 11/30/2015 6:08 PM

The Latest: Chicago officer posts bond, leaves jail
CHICAGO (AP) -- The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer and the online threat that led the University of Chicago to cancel classes on Monday (all times local):... 11/30/2015 11:15 PM

Los Angeles deputy describes rescuing newborn buried alive
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Adam Collette knelt on the asphalt and heard the muffled cries of a baby who had been buried alive.... 11/30/2015 11:22 PM

Jury selection begins for officer charged in Gray's death
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Jury selection for the first police officer to go to trial in Freddie Gray' s death began Monday with a judge questioning potential jurors about their knowledge of the explosive case, which led to widespread protests and rioting and added fuel to the Black Lives Matter movement.... 11/30/2015 11:21 PM

Prosecutors charge 4 in shooting of Minneapolis protesters
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Four men were charged Monday in last week's shooting of demonstrators protesting the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police, while the city's mayor separately asked the protesters to end their weekslong encampment at a police precinct.... 11/30/2015 10:08 PM

4.7 magnitude earthquake among 7 recorded in Oklahoma
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- At least seven earthquakes rattled north-central Oklahoma on Monday, including one felt 300 miles away in Iowa, prompting concern from local residents and policymakers that the state isn't doing enough to curb the quakes that scientists have linked to oil and gas activity.... 11/30/2015 11:43 PM

Recommended for You