By GARY FINEOUTAssociated Press
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Computer hackers broke into a Florida college's computer system and stole the confidential information of nearly 300,000 students statewide and the school's president, officials said Wednesday.
The problem that at first involved
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A California man behind an anti-Muslim film that inflamed parts of the Middle East has denied he violated his probation for a 2010 bank fraud conviction.
U.S District Judge Christina Snyder said Wednesday an evidentiary hearing will be held on Nov. 9 for 55-year-old Mark Basseley
By The Associated Press
A man arrested at Los Angeles International Airport was wearing a bulletproof vest and flame-resistant pants and had checked in a suitcase full of weapons.
Federal officials say Yongda Huang Harris, 28, was on a stopover on a trip from Japan and had an array of
By JAY LINDSAYAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - The specialty pharmacy linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak may have misled regulators and done work beyond the scope of its state license, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said Wednesday.
Meanwhile, a second pharmacy connected to the New England
WINDER, Ga. (AP) - Police on Wednesday charged twin brothers with murder in the death of a man whose body was found entombed in concrete in the backyard of a northeast Georgia home
Christopher and William Cormier, 31, were charged with murder Wednesday afternoon, according to Winder, Ga., police
By SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - A section of a parking garage under construction at a community college collapsed Wednesday, killing two people and trapping two others in the rubble, officials said. One worker was rescued amid the debris, but there was too much concrete around the
By KATIE ZEZIMAAssociated Press
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey police have identified a child whose skeletal remains were found in 2005 and charged three people, including her aunt and uncle, with covering up her death.
Authorities said the body was that of 9-year-old Jon-Niece Jones, who was
By COLLEEN SLEVIN and P. SOLOMON BANDAAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - The sudden disappearance of a 10-year-old Colorado girl took yet another turn Wednesday, with authorities saying they believe she was abducted.
The case has seen a number of twists since Jessica Ridgeway vanished Friday on
By DAVID CRARYAP National Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - State governments should abolish the use of solitary confinement for offenders under 18, whether as a punitive or protective measure, two of America's leading advocates for prisoners' rights said in report Wednesday.
Human Rights Watch
By THOMAS J. SHEERANAssociated Press
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - A teenager charged in a deadly scheme to lure victims with phony Craigslist job offers went on trial on murder charges Tuesday, waving to prospective jurors when he was introduced in court and taking notes and conferring with his attorneys