Correction: All-Star Game story

Correction: All-Star Game story
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2-year sentence for teacher who fired gun in classroom

A teacher who fired a gun inside a Georgia classroom has been sentenced to two years behind bars
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Wyoming bull breeders provide mini bulls for young riders

Clad in ornate chaps, protective vests and straw cowboy hats, little cowpokes crowded the Albany County Fairgrounds bucking chute return, anxiously eyeing the horned beasts to their left and right
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Burns church to celebrate 100 years in Laramie County

A rural Laramie County church is celebrating a century of serving the community and fellow congregants this month
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Children gain exposure to the Old West during rodeo weekend

Arguably one of the best ways kids can learn is through play
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Police: 3 teen girls among 8 arrested in Phoenix robberies

Police in Phoenix say a man and seven juveniles including three teenage girls are in custody after they were allegedly involved in two armed robberies
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Louisiana fall elections sign-up period opens Wednesday

Candidates for Louisiana's Nov. 6 election have to declare their intentions this week, during the official sign-up period to register for the races
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New Mexico sex offender sentenced after probation violation

Authorities say a sex offender is back behind bars after picking up a DWI charge while on probation
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Arizona attorney general wares of online romance scams

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich is warning state residents to beware of online romance scams after an investigation found Phoenix area residents were trying to wire thousands of dollars overseas
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Nashville council: Don't invest pensions in private prisons

A Tennessee city council has asked a city board to stop investing money from its employee pension fund in privately-operated prisons
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Border officers in Arizona seize drugs, pistols over weekend

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers say they have arrested three U.S. citizens and a Mexican man in a pair of smuggling attempts, one resulting in the seizure of more than 14 pounds of methamphetamine and the other in the capture of two handguns
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Prominent sovereign citizen sentenced for federal bank fraud

A prominent sovereign citizen has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for conspiring to launder money
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Businesses in New Mexico counties eligible for drought help

Businesses in five southern New Mexico counties are now eligible for low-interest federal disaster loans to help offset losses caused by a drought that began earlier this year
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Accountant sentenced for stealing $866K from businesses

An accountant has been sentenced 10 years in prison after authorities say he stole $866,000 from four Hawaii businesses
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Panel completes LSU Greek life changes after pledge death

Louisiana State University sororities and fraternities have finished implementing recommended changes to end dangerous behavior after a freshman died last year while pledging
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Honolulu mayor directs city to prepare for climate change

Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has directed city departments and agencies to prepare for the effects of climate change and sea level rise
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Authorities form task force to investigate wildfires

Authorities in western Washington state are forming a task force to investigate a series of recent wildfires
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Oregon man sentenced for fraudulently using benefits card

An Oregon man has been sentenced to three years of probation for illegally using the state benefits card of a man who died
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Report: Miscommunication led to deadly Sparks plane crash

A report by federal investigators indicates that miscommunication led to a small plane crashing into a northern Nevada recreational vehicle park, killing the pilot and passenger
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Eugene officials enact ban on wildlife feeding

Eugene officials have approved a ban on feeding wildlife in an attempt to contain the growing rat and wild turkey populations
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Police: Woman faked terminal illness for extended stay

Police arrest New Jersey woman who they say faked having a terminal illness and convinced a family to take care of her for more than a month
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Teacher loses license over sexual misconduct with student

Ohio high school teacher and volleyball coach who pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct with a student gets teaching license revoked
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Woman finds deadly spider in grocery store grapes

Connecticut woman finds black widow spider in a package of grapes from the grocery store
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Authorities arrest 10 in federal drug ring bust

U.S. prosecutors say 10 people were arrested in Connecticut as part of a federal drug investigation
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Vermont Law School professors lose tenure over budget cuts

Multiple professors lose tenure at Vermont Law School as officials attempt to close a $1 million budget deficit
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State Democratic Party names new executive director

Vermont Democratic Party hires 40-year-old Josh Massey as their new executive director
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Teen dies during high school band practice

Teen dies during band practice at a Long Island high school
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Record 10 homers as AL wins All-Star Game 8-6 in 10 innings

Bregman, Springer homer in 10th inning as AL beats NL 8-6 in All-Star Game
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Lumber company to build new facility, bring jobs to Alabama

A lumber company is investing $110 million in a new facility in Alabama's Pike County, bringing more than 100 new jobs
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North Louisiana-based military base looks to fight birds

Vultures on the flight line at Barksdale Air Force Base in north Louisiana are causing a problem, prompting officials to bring out the pyrotechnic screamers
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Federal program to help employers with tough hires

Kentucky Career Center has a plan to help employers hire hard-to-place applicants, such as those with substance abuse problems or a criminal record
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Man accused of killing 2 appointed high-priced attorney

A man accused of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend and a Florida police officer has been appointed the high-priced attorney he asked for last year
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Florida toddler dies after falling in canal

Authorities say a Florida toddler died after going missing and falling in a canal
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Power equipment maker to add 200 Tennessee jobs, invest $10M

A power equipment manufacturing company is slated to invest $10 million and add 200 full-time jobs at its Tennessee operations
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Tawes Crab and Clam Bake set for Maryland

It's literally one of the hottest political events in Maryland: The Annual J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake
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Endangered woodpecker has mediocre breeding season

The endangered red-cockaded woodpeckers had a so-so breeding year in Virginia
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Portion of Business Interstate 40 to close for bridge work

Contractors will be closing a portion of Business Interstate 40 in both directions this week to prepare for construction work
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Tennessee judge denies mental illness clam in work shooting

A Tennessee judge has rejected a claim that a man charged in a workplace shooting could not appreciate his actions because he has mental illness
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Ex-doctor 'Candy Man' resentenced for illegal prescriptions

A former Southern California doctor dubbed the "Candy Man" has been resentenced to 27 years in federal prison for writing illegal drug prescriptions for nine patients, including one who died
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Immigrant children describe treatment in detention centers

Immigrant children are complaining of hunger, cold and fear in a voluminous court filing about conditions in U.S. holding facilities
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Swimmers barely escape before driver crashes into pool

A group of children and adults in an above-ground pool in Pennsylvania barely managed to get out the way before a car smashed into it
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2 bridges on Interstate 40 to be replaced by NCDOT

Two bridges on Interstate 40 in North Carolina are going to be replaced by the North Carolina Department of Transportation
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Ceremony to mark start on new North Carolina train station

A groundbreaking ceremony will mark the return of passenger train service to the downtown of a North Carolina city, although the trains won't roll in for another four years
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West Virginia trooper being recognized after shooting

A West Virginia state police sergeant is being recognized a year after he was wounded in a shooting
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Markers planned for Revolutionary War veterans in Kentucky

Nearly two dozen markers are planned for Revolutionary War veterans who settled in south-central Kentucky
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Wildfires force evacuations in Spokane, Columbia River Gorge

A small but fast-moving wildfire in Spokane prompted evacuation notices for more than 700 homes
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DEQ: No hazards after paper mill issue discolored river

State regulators say they have found no environmental hazards after a problem at a paper mill's waste treatment plant caused discoloration in waterways outside of Roanoke
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Kuster to participate in drug treatment talk for inmates

New Hampshire Congresswoman Annie Kuster is taking part in a discussion on efforts to expand access to medication assisted treatment for people in jail suffering from drug addiction
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2 more men to be sentenced for drug-related killing

A New York man who fled after a killing in Augusta, Maine, is due to stand trial. Aubrey Armstrong is being tried without a jury at his request
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Preservation group buys Adirondack home of pioneer TB doctor

An historic preservation group is preparing to purchase a building central to Saranac Lake's role in revolutionizing the care of tuberculosis patients
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Deputy names, other details released in Minnesota shooting

More details released in fatal shooting of a 16-year-old student in suburban Minneapolis, including the names of the sheriff's deputies involved
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Court to hear Medicaid expansion lawsuit

Maine's high court is set to hear legal arguments as Republican Gov. Paul LePage's administration fights a court order requiring him to roll-out voter-approved Medicaid expansion
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Health officials warn of new species of tick found in state

Public health and agriculture officials are warning New York residents, farms and visitors to take precautions when spending time outdoors as a new tick species has been found in the state
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Authorities ID man electrocuted while operating lift

Fire officials in Ohio have identified a man electrocuted when he made contact with power lines while operating a portable lift
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NY troopers still investigating man's disappearance in 2003

State police still investigating disappearance of a man 15 years ago from state park north of Rochester
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Investigation leads to closure of 6 Virginia fox pens

The Virginia attorney general's office says a two-year investigation has led to the closure of six fox pens, enclosures in which wild foxes are contained to be chased by hunting dogs
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200 new citizens to be naturalized

Approximately 200 people will become new citizens of the United States at ceremony in Massachusetts
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Massachusetts lawmakers weighing bills as deadline nears

The Massachusetts House is planning to meet to continue working on a series of bills awaiting final votes before the end of the Legislature's formal session
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Official: Escaped jaguar bit through steel cable barrier

A jaguar that escaped its enclosure and killed nine other animals at a New Orleans zoo apparently was able to bite through a steel-cable barrier that forms the roof of its habitat
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Ohio prison staff set to execute killer of man met in bar

Ohio is set to execute a condemned killer for a three-decades-old fatal stabbing
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Greene joins Democratic debate for Florida governor

The latest debate among Florida's Democratic candidates for governor will have a newcomer, billionaire developer Jeff Greene
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Police: Drunken ice cream truck driver crashes, injures 3

Authorities say a woman drunkenly crashed an ice cream truck into a car, injuring three people on National Ice Cream Day
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3rd woman arrested in beating, stabbing of Applebee's server

A third woman has been arrested in the beating and stabbing of an Applebee's waitress who Georgia authorities say accidentally brushed against a customer's leg.
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Family of Montana man killed by police files lawsuit

The family of Montana man killed by Livingston police in 2016 has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city and the officers involved
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Man gets 44 years for infant's death in northern Colorado

A man has been sentenced to 44 years in prison for the death of his infant son in northern Colorado
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AP News Guide: Roby, Marshall win Alabama runoffs

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby won Alabama's Republican runoff on Tuesday, fighting through lingering fallout from her years-old criticism of then-candidate Donald Trump.
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The Latest: West claims school board nomination

Auburn City School Board President Tracie West has won the GOP nomination in the only runoff for a position on the Alabama State Board of Education.
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South Carolina stadium may sell alcohol, just not at games

A food vendor has applied for a license to sell alcohol at the University of South Carolina's football stadium
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Trapped tourists call wrong Lisbon police for help

Two tourists who became trapped in an elevator in Lisbon, Portugal, accidently call Lisbon, Maine, for help
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Probation revoked for man in forced-abortion case

A West Virginia man has been sentenced to prison after initially getting probation for impregnating an 11-year-old girl who was forced to get an abortion
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The Latest: 3 GOP appeals courts nominations decided

Voters in Alabama's runoff decided the Republican nominees for three slots on statewide appeals courts
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Great Smokies road to briefly close for accident cleanup

A road in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park that straddles Tennessee and North Carolina will be temporarily closed for the cleanup of a multi-vehicle accident
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The Latest: 770 homes under evacuation in Spokane fire

Authorities say some 770 homes have been issued evacuation notices because of a wildfire in Spokane
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Colorado man gets 15 years for setting friend on fire

A Colorado man who threw gasoline on a friend and set him on fire, causing severe burns, has been sentenced to 15 years in prison
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The Latest: Ainsworth takes lieutenant governor nomination

State Rep. Will Ainsworth has defeated Public Service Commission President Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh for the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor in a race that got raucous down the stretch
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Fire damages northern Illinois' Gold Pyramid House

Fire has damaged a celebrated house in northern Illinois that is known to attract tourists from around the world
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Longtime Mississippi attorney gets 6 months for tax crime

A longtime Mississippi attorney has been sentenced to six months in prison after pleading guilty earlier this year to filing a false corporate tax return in 2012
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Catholic order reaches $1M settlement over sexual abuse

Roman Catholic order agrees to $1 million settlement with eight people who say they were sexually abused by two priests in Massachusetts
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Man who cut off his ankle monitor suspected in 3 killings

Houston-area parolee suspected in three fatal shootings arrested and faces capital murder charges; police say he cut off ankle monitor days before rampage started
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The Latest: Pate defeats dial for Agriculture nomination

Farmer and small-town mayor Rick Pate has defeated longtime state Sen. Gerald Dial for the Republican nomination for commissioner of the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries
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Murder-suicide suspected in deaths inside Helena home

Investigators believe a man shot and killed a woman before turning the gun on himself inside a Helena home
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Inmate captured after walking away from work crew in Kelso

Authorities say a 36-year-old inmate walked away from his corrections work crew in Kelso
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4 Fairbanks inmates convicted in 2017 prison riot

Four prison inmates have been convicted of rioting last August at the Fairbanks Correctional Center
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The Latest: Stores, homes evacuated due to Medford fire

Several businesses, homes and an assisted living facility were evacuated in Central Point near Medford because of a fast-moving wildfire
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The Latest: Marshall claims attorney general nomination

Appointed incumbent Steve Marshall has won the Republican nomination for attorney general and now faces his first statewide general election challenge
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Kobach says he wants to do for Kansas what Trump done for US

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has told Donald Trump Jr. at a fundraising event that he wants to do for Kansas what the president has done for the country's blue-collar workers
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3 Albuquerque jail inmates are sickened, taken to a hospital

Authorities say three jail inmates in Albuquerque have been taken to a hospital after being sickened by an unknown substance
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Mueller seeks immunity for 5 witnesses in Manafort case

Special counsel Robert Mueller is seeking immunity for five potential witnesses in the upcoming trial of Paul Manafort
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Judge raises bail to $1M for Hoover Dam barricade suspect

An Arizona judge has raised the bail to $1 million for a Nevada man accused of using an armored vehicle to block a bridge near the Hoover Dam last month
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'Don't come back': Lawmaker slams Trump after Putin summit

A North Carolina state lawmaker and veteran has told President Donald Trump that he's "not worthy to stand on American soil" in the wake of the president's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin
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