By JIM FITZGERALDAssociated Press
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - The key prosecution witnesses in the killings of a Florida millionaire and his mother are "outright sociopaths" who shouldn't be believed, a defense lawyer told jurors Wednesday.
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) - The U.S. Supreme Court won't hear an appeal filed by five Muslims convicted of planning to attack New Jersey's Fort Dix or other military bases.
The decision was disclosed Wednesday by defense attorney Richard Sparaco. No reason was
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) - A former police detective who blamed the antidepressant Zoloft for his behavior was found guilty Wednesday of kidnapping and raping a waitress at gunpoint in a brutal attack.
A San Bernardino County jury will now have to determine
By BRADLEY KLAPPER and MATTHEW LEEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Tensions between the U.S. and Russia flared Wednesday as the former Cold War foes traded blame for the violence in Syria just days before a planned meeting between President Barack Obama and Russian President
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
Republican presidential challenger Mitt Romney is showcasing his private-sector experience and trying to persuade voters his business savvy makes him the best suited to lift the economy out of its long funk.
Romney also reinforces
By The Associated Press
Vacationers need to remember more than their bathing suits and flip-flops when packing for their summer trip.
The American College of Emergency Physicians offers several suggestions to help any traveler build a first aid kit for an
EVERGLADES CITY, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife officials say an alligator has bitten the hand off an airboat captain in southwest Florida.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials say wildlife officers tracked and euthanized the alligator after the
By CURT ANDERSONAP Legal Affairs Writer
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Two youths who acknowledged dousing a Florida middle school classmate with alcohol and setting him on fire will testify in the trial of the attack's alleged ringleader.
Prosecutors say 17-
By JASON STRAZIUSOAssociated Press
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Mogadishu is losing a label it never wanted in the first place: The World's Most Dangerous City.
The seaside Somali capital is enjoying a peace that, except for the infrequent attack, has lasted
By ANDREW MIGA and STEVE LeBLANCAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Mitt Romney slams President Barack Obama for using taxpayer dollars to pick "winners and losers" among green energy firms rather than allowing them to rise or fall in the free market. Yet as governor of Massachusetts