JOHN HANNA, AP Political Writer TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) 10/28 — Four Kansas Supreme Court justices facing a campaign to oust them in the Nov. 8 election say the court has decided capital murder cases on legal and constitutional issues while avoiding politics and emotion.
ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 10/29 — The stunning acquittal of seven people who occupied a federal wildlife sanctuary in Oregon during an armed standoff raised fears Friday that the verdict could embolden other militant groups in a long-running dispute over government-owned Western lands.
MICHAEL BIESECKER and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 10/28 — The FBI informed Congress Friday it is investigating whether there is classified information in new emails that have emerged in its probe of Hillary Clinton’s private server.
JAMES MacPHERSON and BLAKE NICHOLSON, Associated Press CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) 10/28 — A months-long protest over the Dakota Access oil pipeline reached its most chaotic pitch yet when hundreds of law enforcement officers moved in to force activists off private property.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 10/28 — In a case sure to rouse strong feelings about control of Western lands, a jury found the leaders of the armed group that took over a national wildlife refuge in rural Oregon not guilty of conspiracy and possession of firearms at a federal facility.
MAKILALA, Philippines (AP) 10/28 — Two months ago, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte publicly read out the names of a town mayor and more than 150 other officials he accused of involvement in drug trafficking.
STEVEN DuBOIS and GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 10/27 — The leaders of an armed group who seized a national wildlife refuge in rural Oregon were acquitted Thursday in the 41-day standoff that brought new attention to a long-running dispute over control of federal lands in the U.S.
ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 10/27 — It can be a frightening call to get — and it’s a familiar one for many Americans.
JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 10/27 — Ninety-eight federal inmates will return home sooner than expected after President Barack Obama commuted their sentences on Thursday,
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) 10/27 A 61-year-old scientist has pleaded guilty to a federal charge nearly three years after he was accused of stealing proprietary seeds developed in the U.S.
GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 10/27 — Oregon’s top civil rights lawyer filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against his boss and others in the state Department of Justice after learning that his colleagues surveilled his Twitter account because one of his posts turned up in a search for the Black Lives Matter hashtag.
BREE FOWLER, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) 10/24— A massive internet attack that paralyzed Twitter, Netflix and other services is being blamed on a specific kind of malware designed to harness the power of ordinary consumer devices.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) 10/24 — A Kansas City-area man is accused of duping dozens of women into having sex with him on camera as “rehearsal”
LOS ANGELES (AP) 10/27 — Los Angeles police are investigating a pre-dawn attack that destroyed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame less than two weeks before the election.
BRADY McCOMBS and LINDSAY WHITEHURST, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) 10/27 — Students at Brigham Young University who report sexual assault will no longer be investigated for possible violations of the strict honor code that bans drinking and premarital sex,
ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) 10/27 — A South Korean man flown to the U.S. 37 years ago and adopted by an American couple at age 3 has been ordered deported back to a country that is completely alien to him.
TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) 10/27 — Prosecutors in Massachusetts say an off-duty sheriff’s deputy was justified in fatally shooting a man who went on a stabbing rampage in a mall restaurant.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 10/27 — The search for an Oklahoma man wanted in a string of killings, shootings and carjackings is entering its fourth day,
LOS ANGELES (AP) 10/25 — Activists are suing Los Angeles police and prosecutors, arguing that sweeping gang injunctions violate the civil rights of thousands of people.
JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 10/25 — The longtime sheriff of metropolitan Phoenix has been charged with criminal contempt-of-court for ignoring a judge’s order in a racial-profiling case,