• Chicago police: Gang-rape investigation progressing

    CHICAGO (AP) — The mother of a 15-year-old girl who authorities say was sexually assaulted in an attack streamed live on Facebook said Wednesday that her daughter has received online threats since it happened and that neighborhood kids have been joking about it and harassing her family.

    Updated: 8:22 pm

  • Lawmaker charged with child prostitution filed odd bills

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A Republican state senator charged with child prostitution once proposed a bill to prohibit the use of human fetuses in food and spent 17 years working with a program that introduces young people to government.

  • Records: Doctor didn’t disclose USA Gymnastics investigation

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Records show a Michigan State University doctor resigned after learning the school was considering her termination because she didn’t disclose that USA Gymnastics was investigating Dr. Larry Nassar.

  • The Latest: Police probe shooting just before Orly attack

    PARIS (AP) — The Latest on incident at Orly Airport in Paris where a man was shot to death after attempting to seize a soldier’s weapon (all times local):

  • Affidavit: Josh Jackson threatened to ‘beat’ women’s player

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A court affidavit says Kansas basketball player Josh Jackson threatened to “beat” women’s basketball player McKenzie Calvert during a confrontation at a Lawrence bar.

  • Child prostitution charges brought against Oklahoma lawmaker

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma prosecutors on Thursday filed child prostitution charges against a Republican state senator after police found him in a hotel room with a 17-year-old boy.

  • Navajo officer’s death reflects dangers for tribal officers

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The first time Houston Largo faced deadly gunfire as a Navajo police officer, he and other tribal police had swarmed a patch of desert near the Chuska Mountains to pursue an armed domestic violence suspect.

  • State police search Roswell victim’s home again

    ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Authorities have conducted a second search of a home belonging to a missing woman who was found dead alongside a highway in eastern New Mexico.