4 children, father stabbed to death; mother in custody

LOGANVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Police found four young children and their father apparently stabbed to death in a home outside Atlanta and took the mother into custody early Thursday.

  • Written by By JONATHAN LANDRUM Jr. , Associated Press

Officer's killer had ranted about police killing and abusing


NEW YORK (AP) — A killer who strode up to a mobile police command post and put a bullet in an officer's head Wednesday had ranted in a Facebook video last September about law officers killing and abusing people and warned them to leave him alone or "we gonna do something."

  • Written by By COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZ , Associated Press

Hobby Lobby fined $3 million over smuggled Iraqi artifacts


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Hobby Lobby Stores has agreed to pay a $3 million federal fine and forfeit thousands of ancient Iraqi artifacts smuggled from the Middle East that the government alleges were intentionally mislabeled, federal prosecutors said.


No. 3 House Republican Scalise is back in intensive care


WASHINGTON (AP) — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, grievously wounded in a shooting at a baseball practice last month, has been readmitted to the intensive care unit at a Washington hospital, according to the medical facility.

  • Written by By ALAN FRAM , Associated Press

Trump chides Russia, but doesn't condemn election meddling

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — On the eve of his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump vowed Thursday to confront "new forms of aggression" targeting the West and called for Moscow to stop fomenting unrest around the world. Yet he pointedly stopped short of condemning Russia for meddling in the U.S. election.

  • Written by By KEN THOMAS and DARLENE SUPERVILLE , Associated Press