By ANTHONY McCARTNEYAP Entertainment Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A jury says an Andy Warhol portrait of late actress Farrah Fawcett belongs to actor Ryan O'Neal and he should be allowed to keep it.
The panel of six men and six women reached its verdict Thursday after a three-week trial. O'
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Jerry Sandusky will take part early next month in his first public proceeding - albeit via video link - since he was sentenced to decades in prison for child molestation.
A hearing is scheduled for Jan. 7 into whether a Pennsylvania agency should have stripped the former Penn
By MARC LEVY and MARK SCOLFOROAssociated Press
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The highest court in Pennsylvania, heart of the country's natural gas drilling boom, struck down significant portions of a law that limited the power of local governments to determine where the industry can operate - rules
By NEDRA PICKLERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama on Thursday commuted the sentences of eight people he said were serving unduly harsh drug sentences in the most expansive use yet of his power to free inmates.
All eight were sentenced under old federal guidelines that
By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN and ALICIA A. CALDWELL
McALLEN, Texas (AP) - A federal judge in Texas says the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is assisting in criminal conspiracies to smuggle children into the country when it helps reunite them with parents who are known to be in the U.S. illegally.
By ALICIA A. CALDWELLAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration removed 368,644 immigrants from the country last year.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement Acting Director John Sandweg says 235,093 of those immigrants were arrested at or near the U.S. border with Mexico.
This is the
By BRENDAN FARRINGTONAssociated Press
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man is charged with helping his brother's killer and another murderer escape from prison with bogus court documents.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement said Thursday that Willie Slater Jr., of Orlando, was part of
By ROBERT BURNSAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Air Force general who was fired from his post as head of U.S. land-based nuclear missile forces engaged in "inappropriate behavior" while on official business in Russia last summer, including heavy drinking and associating with "
LONDON (AP) - British officials say more than 80 people have been injured - seven of them seriously - by a roof collapse at a packed London theater.
London Ambulance Services says it has treated 81 "walking wounded" and 7 more seriously injured patients following the collapse Thursday evening at
By HOLBROOK MOHRAssociated Press
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A man lured two brothers, ages 5 and 8, from their yard in south Mississippi and took them to his camper trailer, where he sexually abused them and slashed the older boy's throat, authorities said Thursday.
The 8-year-old boy is
By COREY WILLIAMSAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - Detroit Mayor-elect Mike Duggan said Thursday that he and emergency manager Kevyn Orr will share some of the duties of running the cash-strapped city but the bulk of the financial responsibilities will remain under Orr's control.
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - More than a quarter of the Senate introduced legislation Thursday that could raise sanctions on Iran and compel the United States to support Israel if it launches a pre-emptive attack on the Iranian nuclear program, defying President Barack Obama
By BREE FOWLERAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - With less than a week until Christmas, a real-life Grinch has stolen the credit and debit card information of about 40 million Target shoppers.
Target says anyone who made purchases by swiping cards at terminals in its U.S. stores between Nov. 27