By BOB JOHNSON and JAY REEVESAssociated Press
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Social media at times was a help, other times a hindrance in the search and eventual arrest of a suspect in the triple fatal shooting at a pool party at an Alabama apartment complex, officials said Wednesday
By JON GAMBRELLAssociated Press
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - Regulators grounded Air Nigeria for safety checks Wednesday, while the company's top executive claimed instead that he had stopped flights from the country's second-largest airline to "reorganize" after its engineers
By GOSIA WOZNIACKAThe Associated Press
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - A former Indian army officer lived in the U.S. illegally for at least five years before he killed his wife, two children and himself in Central California last weekend, federal immigration officials said
By SEAN MURPHYAssociated Press
LEXINGTON, Okla. (AP) - If associates of a reputed Mexican drug cartel leader had wanted to lay low while laundering money at an American horse ranch, they seemed to do everything wrong.
They swept their fields at night with a
By JOSH FUNKAssociated Press
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Officers found a man dead at his Nebraska Panhandle home about an hour after his son launched a failed bid to rob a nearby pharmacy that escalated into a lengthy hostage situation and shoot-out with police, authorities said
By KAY JOHNSON and SINAN SALAHEDDINAssociated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) - Car bombs ripped through Shiite and Kurdish targets in Baghdad and other cities Wednesday, killing at least 66 people, wounding more than 200 and feeding growing doubts that Iraq will emerge as a stable democracy
By ERIC TALMADGEAssociated Press
TOKYO (AP) - Japan has evidence that a Chinese company exported to North Korea vehicles capable of transporting and launching missiles, in possible violation of U.N. sanctions, Japanese media reported Wednesday.
China called the
MESA, Ariz. (AP) - A Texas book dealer has helped authorities recover a rare first-edition copy of the Book of Mormon stolen from a suburban Phoenix bookstore.
Mesa police said Wednesday that the unnamed dealer from the Dallas-Fort Worth area allegedly was
By BETH CAMPBELLAssociated Press
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A woman died Tuesday when a day care van crashed into a tree in Louisville, and more than a dozen children and the driver were taken to the hospital, authorities said.
Three of the 14 children sent for
By JAY REEVES and PHILLIP RAWLSAssociated Press
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A man accused of killing three people at a party near Auburn University turned himself in Tuesday after a three-day manhunt that included a tense but fruitless search of a Montgomery home by police tactical