Man drowns in suburban Denver reservoir

A man drowned in a suburban Denver reservoir
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Groups with Obama ties help with black voters in 5 states

Political committees with ties to Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and former President Barack Obama are aiming digital messages to black voters in five states with pivotal U.S. senate races
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Springfield to reopen part of Lincoln-Herndon building

The building that once housed President Abraham Lincoln's law office in Springfield will soon be opened as a tourist welcome center
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Appeals judge blocks prison date for New York politician

A federal appeals court judge says the former leader of New York's Assembly can stay out of prison until a judicial panel decides whether he can remain free on bail while he appeals his sentence for public corruption.
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Woman says ex pressed for baby, didn't know her plan to kill

A North Dakota woman who killed her pregnant neighbor by cutting her baby from her womb has testified that her boyfriend pressured her to "produce a baby" after figuring out she had lied about being pregnant herself
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Michael Kors ups the glamour, buys Versace for $2 billion

Seeking more glitter, Michael Kors is buying the Italian fashion house Versace in a deal worth more than $2 billion
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Patrol: Car hits deputy's cruiser, injures driver, deputy

The State Highway Patrol says a car has hit a deputy's cruiser, injuring the deputy and the car's driver in southwestern Ohio
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Man shot by Reno police during family disturbance has died

A man who was shot by Reno police Sunday night has died
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SkyWest eyes offering flights out of Klamath Falls

Utah-based SkyWest Airlines is taking a look at offering commercial air service out of Crater Lake-Klamath Regional Airport but has not made any commitments
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Debate? Most recent governors have been willing

Debate? Most recent governors have been willing
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Milwaukee GOP group removes tweet mocking Justice Ginsburg

The Milwaukee County GOP has taken down a tweet that mocks Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by suggesting President Abraham Lincoln groped her
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Husband who says he was wrongly accused wins $375,000

A Maine man cleared of sexually assaulting his wife has been reached a $375,000 settlement with more than a dozen defendants
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States blast plan to overhaul endangered species protection

Ten states are demanding the Trump administration abandon a proposed overhaul of the Endangered Species Act
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Ex-governor wants to reform state's opioid treatment system

Former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey wants the state to overhaul the way it deals with opioid addiction treatment
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2-year window for clergy abuse lawsuits sent to state Senate

The Pennsylvania House is signing off on a proposal to give victims of child sexual abuse an opportunity to file lawsuits over claims that would otherwise be too outdated to pursue
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11 years for soldier who pleaded guilty to chemical weapon

A federal judge has sentenced a 24-year-old soldier to more than 11 years in prison for making bombs that released chlorine gas and injured two investigators near a base in Louisiana
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The Latest: Animation shown at Chicago officer's trial

Lawyers for a white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black teenager are presenting jurors an animated video intended to show the officer's perspective during the shooting
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Kansas Board of Regents seeks $25M for financial aid program

The Kansas Board of Regents is seeking $25 million from state lawmakers to fund a financial aid program for college students
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Water main break at Hearnes Center causes $100,000 damage

University of Missouri officials say a broken water main caused more than $100,000 at the Hearnes Center, and that figure might increase
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Jury awards family $130 million in medical malpractice case

A jury has awarded the family of a boy who suffered brain damage after being treated at a suburban Detroit hospital more than $130 million in a medical malpractice case
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Big donation to fund career and technical education center

A school district in north-central Idaho will have a new career and technical education center completed by the end of 2020 thanks in part to a big donation from a local family
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Miami is 1 of 2 airports testing new security system

Miami International Airport is one of two airports picked by the TSA to test out a new security system meant to stop intruders
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Rapid City mayor supports new Native American health center

Rapid City Mayor Steve Allender is backing efforts by the Oglala, Cheyenne River and Rosebud Sioux tribes to build a new Native American health care center in the city
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Mother, son admit stealing $1.1M from statewide trade group

A mother and her 23-year-old son have pleaded guilty to stealing more than $1.1 million from a New York home performance industry trade group during separate embezzlement schemes
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Woman testifies ex didn't know of plan to kill mother-to-be

A North Dakota woman convicted of killing her pregnant neighbor by cutting her baby from her womb has testified that her boyfriend pressured her to "produce a baby," but that she never told him "explicitly" that she planned such an act
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Mayor offers water customers bills of rights before shutoffs

Water customers in a Mississippi city have been presented a bill of rights before upcoming shutoffs
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Search suspended for missing Reno woman near Mount Rose

Authorities have suspended the search for a 19-year-old Reno woman who last was seen in the mountains southeast of Reno last week
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New Jersey officials limiting activities at microbreweries

New Jersey has issued new rules limiting the amount of events microbreweries can host
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California attacks suspect probed in case of missing Texans

A man arrested on suspicion of beating a Southern California homeless man into unconsciousness and suspected in three fatal attacks is also being investigated in the disappearance of two Texas relatives
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Draft report lists possible actions to save endangered orcas

A task force is weighing dozens of potential recommendations to save critically endangered orcas as it prepares a final report to the governor
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State official admits 'gaps' in invasive mussel screening

The state's aquatic invasive species coordinator acknowledges there have been some 'gaps' in the state's efforts to prevent the spread of invasive mussels
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