News: National

Prosecutors recommend probation for Breonna Taylor’s ex-boyfriend
Becky Sullivan | October 19, 2021
A mural of Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Ky. Prosecutors have reached an agreement with Jamarcus Glover, the ex-boyfriend police arrested the night they killed Taylor.Darron Cummings | AP Prosecutors have recommended probation in a plea deal for Jamarcus Glover, the man whose drug dealing led Louisville police to the home ...
Customs and Border Protection nominee pledges to balance security and humanity
Joel Rose | October 19, 2021
Chris Magnus testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on his nomination to be the next U.S. Customs and Border Protection commissioner, Tuesday, Oct. 19, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.Rod Lamkey | AP President Biden's nominee to lead U.S. Customs and Border Protection faced tough questions from a Senate committee ...
The FBI searched properties in Washington and New York linked to a Russian oligarch
Ryan Lucas | October 19, 2021
Federal agents stand in front of a home connected to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska on Tuesday in Washington, D.C.Manuel Balce Ceneta | AP Updated October 19, 2021 at 3:35 PM ET FBI agents executed search warrants Tuesday at properties in Washington, D.C., and in New York City that are linked ...
The National Park Service could soon have its first Native American director
Nell Clark | October 19, 2021
Charles "Chuck" F. Sams III is President Biden's pick to lead the National Parks Service.Oregon Governor's Office Charles "Chuck" F. Sams III could soon become the first Native American to head the National Park Service in the agency's 105-year history. Sams is an enrolled member of the Cayuse and Walla ...
Washington State fires its football coach over COVID-19 vaccine mandate
Jaclyn Diaz | October 19, 2021
Washington State University head coach Nick Rolovich speaks to his players before an NCAA college football game against Portland State on Sept. 11 in Pullman, Wash.Young Kwak | AP Head football coach Nick Rolovich was fired by Washington State University for refusing to get a COVID-19 vaccine as required by ...