- Years after slayings, some seek relief in killer's execution
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — More than 11 years after the brutal murders of a well-known Richmond family, some hope the execution of the man convicted of the killings will close a painful chapter of this community's history.
- Military going ahead with plan for low-level fighter jets
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A 14-year-old Air National Guard proposal that would allow screeching fighter jets to fly low over parts of Maine and New Hampshire could be considered this year, even though it's been several years since residents living there have heard any news.
- Ice threat lingers for some Midwest states; storms in Texas
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A few states in the Midwest again are on alert for icy conditions, while strong storms are moving through the Houston area.
- Inauguration in sight, Trump continues Twitter assault
NEW YORK (AP) — His inauguration days away, President-elect Donald Trump is continuing to lash out at critics in the intelligence community and Democrats in Congress who are vowing to skip his swearing-in ceremony.
- Storm damages more than 30 homes in small Texas city
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Authorities say at least 30 homes have been damaged when a severe storm rolled through parts of Texas.
- Activists relate to King's shift from dreamer to radical
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — For Abdul Aliy-Muhammad, the Martin Luther King Jr. he learned about as a child was a man of love, peace and racial harmony, a gifted orator.
- AP Interview: Lynch defends push for police accountability
BALTIMORE (AP) — As a younger lawyer, Loretta Lynch prosecuted New York police officers who sodomized a Haitian immigrant in a precinct bathroom. As attorney general, she's broadened her focus to go after entire police departments for unconstitutional practices.
- A look at some of the groups who plan to protest Trump
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected in Washington for the inauguration of Donald Trump, but hundreds of thousands are also expected to demonstrate against him or his agenda. A look at some of the groups expected to protest in Washington surrounding Inauguration Day:
- The Latest: Oddsmakers make Patriots and Falcons favorites
The Latest on the NFL's divisional playoffs Sunday. (all times Eastern):
- Kevin Starr, California's premier historian, dies at 76
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Former California State Librarian Kevin Starr, who is deemed the pre-eminent historian of the Golden State, has died. He was 76.
- Half Mary? Clutch Rodgers leads Packers past Cowboys 34-31
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Aaron Rodgers didn't need another Hail Mary this time.
- Man stabbed during party at university chancellor's home
STOUGHTON, Mass. (AP) — A man was stabbed during an early morning house party at the home of a Massachusetts university chancellor while he was out of town, police said.
- PBS: No 'red flag' on funding under Trump, but it's early
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — PBS is waiting, but not quietly, to see what the Trump administration's impact on public broadcasting and its federal funding may be, PBS chief executive Paula Kerger said.
- Central US Ice storm falls short of dire forecasts
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Sleet and drizzle glazed swaths of the central U.S. on Sunday, extending icy weather that some meteorologists acknowledged fell short of dire forecasts.
- PBS Kids round-the-clock TV, online channel launches Monday
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — PBS is launching a round-the-clock children's channel that will be available on member stations and digital platforms.