Supreme Court rules for Alabama death row inmate

The Supreme Court is ordering a new state court hearing to determine whether an Alabama death row inmate is so affected by dementia that he can't be executed
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Calipari Kentucky's 2nd-winningest coach after 80-53 win

Kentucky coach John Calipari surpassed Joe B. Hall on the school's all-time wins list and is second behind Adolph Rupp after an 80-53 victory over Auburn
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Sit-in anniversary to be marked in Montgomery

An event next week will honor university students who led a 1960 sit-in at a whites-only courthouse lunch counter
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New stamp honors Alabama's 200th birthday

A new stamp will honor the state of Alabama's 200th birthday
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Ohio finds numerous problems at troubled county jail

A state report released this week details numerous problems at a troubled and overcrowded Ohio county jail that had previously received satisfactory ratings fro
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Booker, Sanders to speak at Selma commemoration

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker is delivering the keynote address at a Selma church during the annual commemoration of the "Bloody Sunday" ci
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Black woman replacing Alabama editor who endorsed KKK

White Alabama newspaper editor who advocated for a revival of the Ku Klux Klan is turning over control of publication to a black woman
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Ex-county official gets 4 years in prison for stealing $6.7M

A former county official from a Maryland suburb of Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to four years in prison for embezzling more than $6.7 million in governm
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Ohio lawmakers pushing to fix error that could ban some guns

State lawmakers are moving quickly to fix a mistake in an Ohio bill that gun rights advocates say could inadvertently ban several types of legal guns
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US Rep Tonko to tour Schenectady redevelopment project

Congressman Paul Tonko is poised to get an up-close look at a project to redevelop a neighborhood in Schenectady
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Environmental justice issues focus of town hall

Gore, Barber hold town hall on environmental justice issues in Alabama
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Tennessee gov. says he regrets wearing Confederate uniform

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee says he regrets wearing a Confederate uniform as part of "Old South" parties while attending Auburn University in Alabama
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Document: Man accused of attacking officer asked to be shot

Authorities say an Islamic State follower charged with terrorism had asked a sheriff's sergeant in metro Phoenix to shoot him after he threw rocks at the office
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Battle on comptroller's powers centers on regulation, health

An ongoing battle between Maryland's comptroller and lawmakers is focusing on the office's regulatory powers over alcohol, tobacco and gasoline and health
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Pennsylvania must replace voting machines, lawmakers told

Pennsylvania's top elections officials is warning that failing to replace voting machines by 2020 could put the state in the position of being the only one with
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Travelers can retrace 'Green Book' path with some research

The Oscar-nominated interracial road trip move "Green Book" has spurred interest in the 20th Century guidebook that helped black travelers navigate segregated A
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Ky. police officer shot during pursuit; 1 suspect arrested

Police in Kentucky say a suspect shot and wounded a police officer during a robbery pursuit
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Miguel Angel Jimenez wins Chubb Classic

Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Chubb Classic for his seventh PGA Tour Champions title, beating Bernhard Langer and Olin Browne with a 5-foot par putt on the first
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Tanigawa, Day, Ames share Chubb Classic lead

Ken Tanigawa had six back-nine birdies in a 5-under 66 for a share of the Chubb Classic lead with Glen Day and Stephen Ames
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Myron Penn to run for Alabama Democratic Party chair

Former state Sen. Myron Penn is running for chairman of the Alabama Democratic Party in new leadership elections ordered by the national party
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Boil-water advisory ends in Dayton, Ohio

Boil-water advisories have ended for the Dayton, Ohio, area
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DNC orders new elections for Alabama Democratic Party

A national party committee is recommending the Alabama Democratic Party hold new elections for leaders within 90 days
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Hogan says he looks forward to more discussions with Amazon

Gov. Larry Hogan says his administration has had preliminary discussions with Amazon, and he looks forward to meeting with the company again about the location
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Alabama church removes pew honoring Confederate president

An Alabama church has removed a pew that honored Confederate President Jefferson Davis
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