By NOMAAN MERCHANTAssociated Press
DALLAS (AP) - A Dallas woman who beat her 2-year-old daughter and glued the toddler's hands to a wall was sentenced Friday to 99 years in prison by a judge who described his decision as a necessary punishment for a brutal, shocking attack.
By THOMAS J. SHEERANAssociated Press
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Hoping to land a farm job and move close to his family, Scott Davis met his new boss and walked with him through the autumn-color woodlands of southeast Ohio last year.
Then he heard the click of a gun at the back of his head.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Minnesota woman who may have received tainted steroid injections blamed for the nationwide outbreak of fungal meningitis sued the drug seller on Thursday, though she hasn't been diagnosed with the rare illness.
The federal lawsuit appears to be the first stemming from the
By CHARMAINE NORONHAAssociated Press
TORONTO (AP) - A spokeswoman for U.S. pastor Terry Jones said Thursday that Canada has denied entry to the preacher, whose congregation held a Quran burning in March 2011 that triggered deadly protests in Afghanistan.
Stephanie Sapp said fellow pastor and
By PETER JAMES SPIELMANNAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N.'s human rights expert on Iran is condemning the Islamic Republic's reliance on stoning as a form of capital punishment, citing that as just one of a number of "deeply troubling" Iranian rights violations, many of
By LAURAN NEERGAARD and MIKE STOBBEAP Medical Writers
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal health officials have tracked down 12,000 of the roughly 14,000 people who may have received contaminated steroid shots in the nation's growing meningitis outbreak, warning Thursday that patients will need to
KHQ.COM: Monday, Ilda Vitor Maciel, 88, of Brazil, who had been hospitalized since September 27th, died after accidentally being injected with soup.
The nursing technician mistakenly injected the soup into the woman's IV in her right arm instead of her feeding tube. Maciel'
By COLLEEN SLEVINAssociated Press
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - A hearing to decide if the man accused of opening fire on a Colorado movie theater should stand trial might not be held until January, as lawyers for both sides review nearly 19,000 pages of evidence along with thousands more pages of
By PHILLIP RAWLSAssociated Press
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A lawyer for the family of an Alabama college student killed by university police said Thursday a surveillance video of his death doesn't justify the shooting.
Jere Beasley described the videotaped death of University of South Alabama
SCHWANA, Wash. - Investigators are looking into what caused the unexpected death of a young pregnant woman Wednesday afternoon. Fire Districts 8 and 10 and Grant County Sheriff's Deputies were called around 3:45 p.m. to the 18300 block of Third Avenue Southwest in the community of Schwana,