National

3 Kansas police officers injured by shotgun in vacant home

Authorities say three police officers were injured by a shotgun blast when they checked out a vacant home in Wichita, Kansas.
February 28, 2021, 10:54 AM

National

Dems seek probe of Illinois GOP lawmaker with militia decal

Democratic county leaders are seeking an investigation of a Republican legislator from Illinois after he displayed a decal of an anti-government militia movement on his pickup truck parked at the U.S. Capitol during January’s deadly insurrection.
February 28, 2021, 10:43 AM

National Politics

Georgia sheriff wants armored vehicle because of Navy base

A Georgia sheriff says his office needs a military-style armored vehicle because his county includes a Navy base.
February 28, 2021, 10:32 AM

National Politics

The (Un)Known Project retraces journeys of Kentucky’s slaves

February 28, 2021, 10:20 AM
Nigerian families await news of 300 kidnapped schoolgirls

World

Nigerian families await news of 300 kidnapped schoolgirls

Families in Nigeria waited anxiously for news of their abducted daughters after more than 300 schoolgirls were kidnapped by gunmen from a government school in the country’s north last week, the latest in a series of mass school kidnappings in the West African nation.
February 28, 2021, 10:07 AM

World

Finnish rally legend ‘Flying Finn’ Hannu Mikkola dies at 78

Hannu Mikkola, the 1983 rally world champion and one of Finland’s rally greats who earned the nickname “Flying Finn” and international renown in a driving career spanning more than 30 years, has died.
February 28, 2021, 9:05 AM