Latest Breaking News

AP News - 15 mins ago

Two New York Police Department officers were ambushed last weekend by Ismaaiyl Brinsley after he had made threatening posts online, including references to high-profile cases of white police officers killing unarmed black men and a vow to put "wings on ...more

AP News - 30 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — While tens of thousands of immigrants living in the country illegally are gearing up to apply for a long-sought driver's license in California starting Jan. 2, others are being urged to think twice.Immigrant advocates say the ...more

AP News - 31 mins ago

LITTLE RIVER, S.C. (AP) — The body of an autistic, 4-year-old boy who had been missing since Christmas Eve has been found in a pond in South Carolina.Coroner Robert Edge told local media outlets that the body of Jayden Morrison was found late Fr ...more

AP News - 33 mins ago

JOHN DAY, Ore. (AP) — Logs are piled high in the yard of the Malheur Lumber Co. mill in this small town in northeastern Oregon, ready to be sawed into lumber. Steam pours out of the stacks. Trucks loaded with logs roll in.John Day, a town of 1,7 ...more

AP News - 33 mins ago

Financial markets in the U.S. edged higher at midday Friday in quiet trading a day after Christmas. Falling oil and natural gas prices helped bolster expectations for stronger consumer spending heading into next year. Utilities stocks were among the bi ...more

AP News - 36 mins ago

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russia rebels exchanged nearly 370 prisoners Friday, a major step toward easing hostilities in eastern Ukraine.Ukraine handed over 222 prisoners and the rebels released 145 people, according ...more

AP News - 40 mins ago

SALINAS, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a Northern California inmate broke out of jail by climbing up a ventilation duct and punching out a window.The Monterey County Herald reports ( ) 23-year-old Freddy Swanson made the esc ...more

AP News - 42 mins ago

WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio (AP) — The bodies of a woman and her three grandchildren visiting for Christmas were pulled Friday from the burned-out remains of a southwest Ohio home, a state fire marshal's spokesman said.Spokesman William Krugh s ...more

AP News - 45 mins ago

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican says it has arrested the Femen activist who on Christmas Day bared her chest and snatched the statue of Baby Jesus in the life-size Nativity scene in the center of St. Peter's Square.Vatican spokesman the Rev. Lom ...more

AP News - 50 mins ago

HAMILTON, Mont. (AP) — A 62-year-old Montana woman has been charged with felony intimidation and misdemeanor assault after her roommate accused the woman of running into her with a walker, causing her to fall.The Ravalli Republic reports (http:/ ...more