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Trump lawyers argue Democrats just want to overturn election

Jan. 25, 2020 8:10 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lawyers plunged into his impeachment trial defense Saturday by accusing Democrats of striving to overturn the 2016 election, arguing that investigations of Trump's dealings with Ukraine have not been a fact-finding mission but a politically motivated effort to...

Authorities: Remains may be body of missing Arkansas woman

Jan. 25, 2020 6:13 PM EST

HAZEN, Ark. (AP) — Human remains recovered Saturday from a crude grave in Arkansas may be the body of a woman who has been missing since earlier this month, authorities said. The Arkansas State Police said authorities discovered the remains while investigating the disappearance of 42-year-old Christy...

Police: 2 arrive at hospital with gunshot wounds

Jan. 25, 2020 5:02 PM EST

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Two men in their 20s arrived at a hospital with gunshot wounds, prompting an investigation by police, officials said Saturday. The men had serious injuries when they arrived at the hospital Friday night, but it's unclear if the shootings happened in Manchester, police said. The...

2 found dead after shooting at senior living facility

Jan. 25, 2020 4:24 PM EST

ANTHEM, Ariz. (AP) — Two people were found dead by Maricopa County sheriff's deputies investigating a shooting Saturday at a senior living facility in an unincorporated area of Anthem in far north metro Phoenix, the Sheriff's Office said. The Sheriff's Office said no suspects were sought but didn't release...

In this Friday, Jan. 24, 2020. photo courtesy of Jim Whitfill, Phoenix police officers are seen on the tarmac of Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix, Ariz. Phoenix police say a woman angry about not being allowed to board a plane at Sky Harbor International Airport was arrested after allegedly mentioning an explosive device, resulting in hundreds of travelers evacuating part of one concourse. No device was found after a search Friday. (Jim Whitfill via AP)

Police: Woman charged after Phoenix airport partly evacuated

Jan. 25, 2020 2:15 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — A woman angry about not being allowed to board a plane at Sky Harbor International Airport was arrested after allegedly mentioning an explosive device, resulting in hundreds of travelers having to evacuate part of one concourse, police said Saturday. A police bomb squad responded Friday but...

Maryland state police investigate death of inmate

Jan. 25, 2020 1:57 PM EST

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Maryland state police are investigating the death of an inmate at a correctional center near Hagerstown, authorities said in a news release. The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown reported that authorities said correctional officers found 36-year-old Christopher Dorsey unresponsive in his...

Police: Man sought in Reno shooting arrested in New Mexico

Jan. 25, 2020 12:09 PM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A man sought in Reno, Nevada, in a shooting in which a stray bullet injured a teenage girl has been arrested in Albuquerque, New Mexico, officials said. The U.S. Marshals Service located and arrested 31-year-old Carl Collins on Friday, Reno police said. Collins is accused of shooting at...

Girl wounded in accidental shooting

Jan. 25, 2020 3:00 AM EST

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A 2-year-old Florida girl was wounded Friday in what appears to be an accidental shooting, authorities said. The shooting occurred at an Ocala townhouse, the Ocala Star-Banner reported. The girl was taken by ambulance to a stadium near the home and then by helicopter to a Gainesville...

In this image from video, House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 24, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)

Dems say oust Trump or he'll betray again; 'He is who he is'

Jan. 25, 2020 1:02 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Closing out their case, House Democrats warned in Donald Trump's impeachment trial that the president will persist in abusing his power and endangering American democracy unless Congress intervenes to remove him before the 2020 election. They then implored Republican senators to allow...

2 killed, 20 injured when warehouse explosion shakes Houston

Jan. 24, 2020 11:18 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — A massive explosion Friday leveled a warehouse in Houston, killing two workers, damaging nearby buildings and homes and rousing frightened residents from their sleep miles away, authorities said. The explosion happened about 4:30 a.m. inside a building at Watson Grinding and Manufacturing,...