By JULIE WATSONAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A senior Navy investigator plans to plead guilty to bribery charges tied to a massive scheme involving an Asian defense contractor accused of overbilling the Pentagon millions of dollars, his lawyer said Thursday.
John Beliveau II will plead guilty
By DINESH RAMDEAssociated Press
RACINE, Wis. (AP) - A southeast Wisconsin man who made videos of himself sexually assaulting six young children has been sentenced to 145 years in prison.
Thirty-year-old Alexander R. Richter pleaded no contest to four charges related to child sexual assault. In
By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSENAssociated Press
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Yale University announced Thursday that research has determined an 1858 manuscript it acquired is the earliest known prison memoir written by an African-American.
The book-length manuscript, titled "The Life and Adventures of a Haunted
If things don't work out for Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, he might have a future in big-league baseball. The Texas Rangers have selected the second-year signal caller in the Triple-A portion of baseball's winter draft from the Colorado Rockies.
Wilson, who played minor league
By SAM HANANELAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Women in the federal workforce continue to face more obstacles than men in reaching top positions and salaries despite making strides over the years, according to a government report released Thursday.
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
By PAUL FOYAssociated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Michael Jordan's shoes from the famous flu game of the 1997 NBA finals were sold for more than $100,000 in an online auction Thursday.
The Nike Air Jordan XII shoes were owned by a Utah Jazz ball boy who befriended Jordan when the Chicago Bulls
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Joseph Ali says onlookers thought he was drunk when he dove into the nighttime waters around a Southern California pier. But he came away with a monster of a lobster and the catch of a lifetime.
Ali tells the Orange County Register (http://bit.ly/IQe4r3) he was
By BARBARA RODRIGUEZAssociated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Outshined by Powerball's massive jackpots since Powerball doubled the cost of a ticket last year, Mega Millions enacted its own, very different, changes in October aimed at inflating its jackpots and luring those who only play when
By RONALD POWERS and CALVIN WOODWARDAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Harry F. Rosenthal, an Associated Press writer who covered America's golden age of space exploration, presidents back to Harry Truman and whatever caught his impish eye in the stuffy halls of power, has died. He was 86.
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Anticipating more health care disruptions, the Obama administration Thursday announced a batch of measures intended to help consumers avoid lapses in their care and coverage as the president's overhaul takes effect in January.
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Emergency crews on the south hill were called to a car crash late Wednesday night.
Police say around 11:00pm a man was driving his SUV westbound on 37th when he went through the stop sign at Perry, hit a brick landscaping
The Grant County Sheriff's Office found a man outside of Moses Lake in the 2800 block of Road 5 NE Wednesday morning with a gunshot wound.
In a press release, the Sheriff's Office says the man was immediately airlifted to a hospital and is in critical condition. The Sheriff's
Jihawg Ammo is becoming famous for their pork-infused bullet, which has caused controversy due to questions of religious intolerance and bigotry.
Jihawg Ammo gained national attention over the summer as media outlets around the country discovered the controversial bullet manufacturer.