Jury: Wisconsin girl mentally ill in stabbing of classmate


WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin girl who admitted to participating in the stabbing of a classmate to please horror character Slender Man will avoid prison after a jury determined that she was mentally ill at the time of the attack.

  • Written by By TODD RICHMOND , Associated Press

Visitor logs at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort remain a mystery


WASHINGTON (AP) — They were expecting extensive visitor logs from President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort. Instead, government watchdog groups got a list of 22 Japanese officials who had joined their country's prime minister at the property during a February trip.


Farewell Cassini: Saturn spacecraft makes fiery, final dive


CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's Cassini spacecraft disintegrated in the skies above Saturn on Friday in a final, fateful blaze of cosmic glory, following a remarkable journey of 20 years.

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  • Written by By MARCIA DUNN , AP Aerospace Writer

St. Louis ex-officer acquitted in killing of black man

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A white former police officer was acquitted Friday in the 2011 death of a black man who was fatally shot following a high-speed chase, with the judge declaring that he would not be swayed by "partisan interests, public clamor or fear of criticism."

  • Written by By JIM SALTER , Associated Press