By CARRIE ANTLFINGERAssociated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) - A Milwaukee woman accused of killing a pregnant woman and trying to steal her full-term fetus dropped her insanity plea during a final hearing Thursday before her trial starts next week.
Annette Morales-Rodriguez, 34, had pleaded not guilty
By RYAN J. FOLEYAssociated Press
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A mother serving life in prison for murder must be allowed to see her children, who were in the rural Iowa home during the execution-style killing of their neighbor, a judge decided in a ruling that outraged the prosecutor in the case.
By KATE BRUMBACKAssociated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - Florida A&M University's insistence that it is not to blame for a drum major's death during a hazing ritual shows school officials are not taking responsibility for the safety of students, the band member's parents said Thursday.
By MICHELLE RINDELSAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A Las Vegas man faces four counts of driving under the influence resulting in death after his car rolled over Thursday and plowed into a Las Vegas bus stop, killing four pedestrians and injuring several other people.
The Thursday morning
MATTAWA, Wash. (AP) - Another body has been discovered in the Columbia River near Mattawa, making it the third one in two weeks. The Grant County's sheriff's office says the body of a man was found on Thursday about 10 miles south of Mattawa. The body was found under
By DERRIK J. LANGAP Entertainment Writer
Sean Smith, the foreign service information management officer who was killed with three others in an attack on an American consulate in Libya, wasn't just remembered Wednesday in the real world as a husband, father and 10-year veteran of the U.S.
By HAMZA HENDAWI and OSAMA ALFITORYAssociated Press
BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) - Heavily armed militants used a protest of an anti-Islam film as a cover and may have had help from inside Libyan security in their deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate, a senior Libyan official said Thursday.
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney is a Republican standard-bearer largely standing alone in his rush to criticize President Barack Obama after violent attacks on U.S. diplomatic missions in Egypt and Libya.
Romney's quick swing at Obama - as the crisis was
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
1. NEW QUESTIONS ABOUT ATTACK IN LIBYA
U.S. officials investigating whether it may have been a terrorist assault planned to coincide with the 9/11 anniversary.
CINCINNATI (AP) - An effort to posthumously restore the U.S. citizenship of a former Ohio autoworker who died while appealing his conviction of Nazi war crimes has been dismissed.
Ukrainian-born John Demjanjuk (dem-YAHN'-yuk) lived in suburban Cleveland. He was convicted in Germany on 28,060