By CHARLES WILSONAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Authorities launched a homicide investigation Monday into the house explosion that killed two people and left numerous homes uninhabitable in an Indianapolis neighborhood.
Indianapolis Homeland Security Director Gary Coons made the
NEW YORK (AP) - A city police officer pleaded not guilty Monday to charges he plotted to kidnap, torture, cook and eat at least 100 women whose photos, names and addresses authorities say he pulled from a confidential law enforcement database.
Gilberto Valle entered the plea in federal court in
LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portugal has passed the latest test of its compliance with the terms of its €78 billion ($100 billion) bailout, meaning it qualifies to get the next installment of its rescue loans.
Finance Minister Vitor Gaspar said Monday that creditors endorsed Portugal's progress on
By COLLEEN LONGAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Detectives on Monday searched for a balding, middle-aged man seen wearing an overcoat and carrying a duffel bag after a shopkeeper was shot dead as investigators tried to figure out whether a violent armed robber or a serial killer had slain three
By DAVID PORTERAssociated Press
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Executives at two leading drug companies were among six people arrested Monday and charged with insider trading in what federal prosecutors said was a five-year-long scheme that netted more than $1 million.
Among those charged were 42-year-old
By JAMES MACPHERSONAssociated Press
NEW TOWN, N.D. (AP) - A well-kept northwestern North Dakota home teemed with FBI investigators Monday as they tried to piece together evidence in the grisly weekend shooting deaths of a woman and three of her grandchildren.
In a nearby community, a man
NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities say a New York man is in custody after he made a remark to another passenger at LaGuardia Airport that was perceived as a threat.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey identified the man as 30-year-old Samuel Aristil, of Spring Valley. He was charged Monday with
By SCOTT BAUERAssociated Press
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Newly declassified documents show the FBI kept close tabs on Soviet dictator Josef Stalin's only daughter after her high profile defection to the United States in 1967, gathering details from informants about how her arrival was affecting
BISHOP, Calif. (AP) - Rock carvings that graced a sacred American Indian site in California's Sierra Nevada for thousands of years have fallen prey to modern thieves armed with power saws.
At least four petroglyphs - some 2 feet wide and located 15 feet above the ground - were hacked from lava
By ERIKA NIEDOWSKIAssociated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Two men accused of stealing the identities of terminally ill people to reap $30 million from insurance companies and brokerage houses pleaded guilty Monday, several days into their trial, and face prison sentences of up to 10 years each