By KRISTIN M. HALLAssociated Press
FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A man sought for questioning in four homicides in Tennessee was found dead over the state line in Alabama, the apparent victim of a homicide himself, while one of his acquaintances was found dead in a separate location, authorities
By JUERGEN BAETZAssociated Press
BERLIN (AP) - Three German lawmakers are planning to travel to Iran later this week to discuss with officials the "striking human rights abuses" in the country, one of the parliamentarians said Tuesday. Such a visit by Western officials would be unusual for Iran
By FRANK ELTMAN and TOM HAYSAssociated Press
BELLEROSE TERRACE, N.Y. (AP) - An ex-convict was arrested on Tuesday on charges he fatally shot a Long Island police officer in broad daylight Tuesday near the Belmont Park racetrack and then killed another driver not far away during a carjacking,
LOS ANGELES (AP) - It took hours to pry a driver from his demolished big-rig after 10 trucks collided in chain-reaction crashes in an Interstate 5 bypass tunnel where three people died in a fiery crash five years ago, the California Highway Patrol said Tuesday.
Rain may have been a factor in the
By P. SOLOMON BANDAAssociated Press
WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) - Police said Tuesday the abduction and killing of a 10-year-old girl in suburban Denver this month is connected to a May kidnapping attempt in which a woman fought off a stranger who grabbed her from behind and put a rag over her
NJ.COM - A Jersey City man believed to be high on PCP tried to gnaw off his own wrist in a holding cell, defecated in the back of a Jersey City police cruiser, and then bit off his own finger and swallowed it at Hudson County jail Sunday night, authorities said.
Jargget Washington, 29, of
By IRINA TITOVAAssociated Press
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - It was intended as a friendly guide to Russia for labor migrants from Central Asia, but instead it turned into an insult. The brochure with practical advice on how to deal with border guards, police and other authorities was
By MICHAEL CASEYAP Environmental Writer
DOHA, Qatar (AP) - With massive steel Sidra trees sprouting from the base of the building and a 9-meter (yard) high sculpture of a spider in the lobby protecting a sack of grey and white eggs, Qatar National Convention Center is hard to ignore.
By ADAM GOLDMAN and MATT APUZZOAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A paid informant for the New York Police Department's intelligence unit was under orders to "bait" Muslims into saying inflammatory things as he lived a double life, snapping pictures inside mosques and collecting the names of
By PATRICK WALTERSAssociated Press
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) - Authorities searched Tuesday for a 10-month-old girl who was declared missing after her grandmother, who was baby-sitting her, was found slain inside the family's apartment in a Philadelphia suburb.
Investigators are focusing on