Biracial couple shocked to find their family targeted on hateful site.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia is accusing the U.S., Britain and France of intentionally making a large number of groundless allegations of chemical weapons use in Syria in order to complicate efforts to arrange a U.N. investigation.
HOUSTON (AP) — A former Houston police officer convicted in the videotaped beating of a 15-year-old burglary suspect during a daylight arrest is seeking a new trial, citing juror misconduct.
Attorneys for Drew Ryser said in a court
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A midlevel New York court has upheld allowing a therapeutic “comfort dog” to help a girl testify about sexual abuse.
The Appellate Division rejected Victor Tohom’s appeal of his 2011 convictions for predatory sexual
LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) — The premier of the Canadian province of Quebec is denouncing the response of railroad executives in the aftermath of a fiery derailment and explosion that left 50 people dead.
Premier Pauline Marois arrived today
Elizabeth Duke announced Thursday that she will step down from the Federal Reserve’s board in Washington at the end of August.
She is one of seven board members. Each member is nominated by the president and confirmed by
GIRARD, Pa. (AP) — State police say a bull that escaped as it was being unloaded at a slaughterhouse instead rammed a woman on a motor scooter in northwestern Pennsylvania.
Troopers from the barracks in Girard say 30-year-old
LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) — Police say 50 people are presumed dead following Saturday’s fiery oil train crash that incinerated the downtown area of Lac-Megantic, Quebec, making it Canada’s worst railway crash in nearly 150 years. Here is a
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal’s immediate political crisis is contained but the country’s president, Anibal Cavaco Silva, may have inadvertently pushed it further into political uncertainty and the possibility of another international bailout.
Following 10 days of political
ATLANTA (AP) — Health officials say the homicide rate for older children and young adults has hit its lowest point in at least three decades.
In 2010, the homicide rate for victims ages 10 to 24 was down
ATLANTA (AP) — The homicide rate for older children and young adults has hit its lowest point in at least three decades, but the… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has ordered the government to stop genital searches of Guantanamo Bay detainees who want to meet with their lawyers.
Royce Lamberth, chief judge of the U.S. District Court in Washington, on Thursday
PORT HURON, Mich. (AP) — A former honors student who was convicted of plotting to have her father stabbed to death when she was 17 years old was sentenced Wednesday to life in a Michigan prison without parole
Dating website’s ad targeting female college students features porn star.
Republican Gov. Sam Brownback’s critics are not mollified by his latest statement outlining why he won’t release the names of applicants for a new Kansas Court of Appeals seat.