Trump’s GOP tie deepens after primary wins, FBI research

Trump’s GOP tie deepens after primary wins, FBI research

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump Governor’s pick in swing state Wisconsin is easily defeated a favorite of the Republican establishment. In Connecticut, the state that launched the Bush family and its brand of compassionate conservatism, a fiery Senate candidate who promoted Trump’s election upset the state’s GOP-endorsed candidate. Meanwhile in Washington, Republicans ranging from … Read more

Deputy Coroner: South Indiana home explosion kills 3

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Three people were killed Wednesday when a home exploded in the southern Indiana town of Evansville, authorities said. David Anson, deputy chief coroner for Vanderburgh County, told The Associated Press that the identities of those who died would not be released until next of kin are notified. Evansville Police Department spokeswoman … Read more

Albuquerque Muslim murder suspect denies involvement

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) — After being arrested by New Mexico police, the suspect in the murder of four Muslim men in Albuquerque denied any connection to the crimes that rocked the city and its small Muslim community — and said to authorities that he was so enraged by the violence that he was driving to … Read more

Trump testimony in New York investigation: Live updates

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump has invoked the Fifth Amendment and would not answer questions under oath in the New York Attorney General’s lengthy civil investigation in his business dealings, the former president said in a statement Wednesday. Trump arrived at the offices of State Attorney General Letitia James in a motorcade shortly before … Read more

FBI search for Trump estate in Florida: why now?

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI’s unprecedented raid of former President Donald Trump’s Florida residence ricocheted around government, politics and a polarized country on Tuesday, along with questions about why the Justice Department — notably cautious under Attorney General Merrick Garland — decided to take such a drastic step forward. The answers did not come quickly. … Read more

Trucker acquitted in 2019 death of 7 bikers

1 of 9 Volodymyr Zhukovskyy, of West Springfield, Massachusetts, reacts to the not guilty verdict in Coos County Superior Court in Lancaster, NH on Tuesday, August 9, 2022. The commercial truck driver was charged with negligent homicide in the seven club member bikers died in a 2019 crash in Randolph, NH (David Lane/The Union Leader … Read more

Afghan charged with killing 2 Muslims in Albuquerque

1 of 14 This photo released Tuesday, August 9, 2022 by the Albuquerque Police Department shows Muhammad Syed. Syed, 51, was taken into custody on Monday, August 8, 2022, in connection with the killing of four Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico over the past nine months. He faces charges in two of the deaths … Read more

Grand jury refuses to indict woman in Emmett Till murder

1 out of 2 FILE – In this 1955 file photo, Carolyn Bryant poses for a photo. A Mississippi grand jury has refused to indict the white woman, Carolyn Donham, known as Carolyn Bryant, whose accusation sparked the lynching of black teenager Emmett Till nearly 70 years ago, despite the revelations about an unissued arrest … Read more

Biden investigates Kentucky flood damage, pledges additional US aid

LOST CREEK, Ky. (AP) — President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden witnessed damage Monday from deadly and devastating storms that caused the worst flooding in Kentucky’s history as they visited the state to meet with families and first responders. At least 37 people have died since last month’s deluge, which dropped 8 to … Read more

US pledges $1 billion more rockets and other weapons for Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration said Monday it is shipping its biggest arms shipment to Ukraine as that country prepares for a potentially decisive counteroffensive in the south against Russia, sending $1 billion. of rockets, ammunition and other materials to Ukraine from Ministry of Defense Stockpiles. The new US arms shipment would further bolster … Read more