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Friday May 26th, 2017 6:44PM

The Associated Press

The Associated Press is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City. The AP is owned by its contributing newspapers, radio, and television stations in the United States, all of which contribute stories to the AP and use material written by its staff journalists.
The Associated Press
Border Patrol: Family, children arrests at border jump 52 percent, White House concerned
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol arrested nearly 10,000 unaccompanied immigrant children and families caught illegally crossing the border with Mexico in August, a 52 percent jump from August...
7:32PM ( 1 year ago )
Audit: Police in North Carolina city destroyed 333 rape kits to make space in evidence room
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina police department says an audit by the department shows that more than 300 rape kits from cold cases were destroyed to make more space in the evidence room.L...
7:26PM ( 1 year ago )
Bears QB Jay Cutler has strained hamstring, no major damage; availability unknown for Seahawks
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears can apparently breathe a little easier knowing quarterback Jay Cutler suffered no major damage to his hamstring.It's still not clear when he will return to t...
7:18PM ( 1 year ago )
Molina has partially torn thumb ligament; Wainwright cleared for baseball activity
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cardinals All-Star catcher Yadier Molina has a partially torn ligament in his left thumb, and St. Louis hopes he might return during the regular season."I think this is sort of the be...
7:18PM ( 1 year ago )
Catholic teacher fired over her same-sex marriage invited to White House to welcome pope
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Roman Catholic teacher fired over her same-sex marriage says she has been invited to the White House to help welcome Pope Francis.Margie Winters said Monday she hopes the pontiff...
7:15PM ( 1 year ago )
VW stock tanks amid federal probe after carmaker admits rigging US emission tests
BERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen, the world's top-selling automaker, lost a stunning 17.1 percent of its value Monday after admitting that it intentionally rigged nearly half a million cars to defeat U.S. smo...
7:15PM ( 1 year ago )
Cardinal Rigali, who retired as Philadelphia archbishop amid abuse scandal, returning for pope
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A former Roman Catholic archbishop of Philadelphia who retired amid a scandal over clergy sex abuse is returning to the city for the pope's visit.A spokesman for Cardinal Justin Ri...
7:11PM ( 1 year ago )
Attorneys for Oklahoma death row inmate Glossip file new affidavit claiming he was framed
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Defense attorneys for an Oklahoma death row inmate whose execution was delayed last week filed a new affidavit Monday from a second former cellmate who claims the man was framed.R...
7:11PM ( 1 year ago )
Stocks of biologic, specialty drugmakers fall on Clinton vow of plan to fight 'price gouging'
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Stocks of makers of biologic and "specialty" drugs plunged Monday after Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton said she'll soon release a plan to address "price gougi...
7:01PM ( 1 year ago )
Texas man who possessed 7 percent of all bitcoins pleads guilty in NY to securities fraud
NEW YORK (AP) — A man involved in what federal authorities have described as the first bitcoin securities fraud case pleaded guilty on Monday.Trendon Shavers, of McKinney, Texas, pleaded guilty in New...
6:50PM ( 1 year ago )