GALESBURG, Ill. (AP) - A man accused of killing eight people in Illinois and Missouri won't face a second trial for aggravated battery after the case against him was dismissed.
Nicholas Sheley (SHEE'-lee) is accused of killing eight people in 2008. He
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - A newborn found dead in an apartment freezer in northwest Ohio is being honored at a public burial service made possible by donations.
The Blade in Toledo (http://bit.ly/MRQhop ) reports a man offered a burial plot that his family had in a
BEIJING (AP) - A Chinese city has announced it has scrapped plans for a copper plant after thousands of people protested the project's possible public health risks.
Shifang city in the southwestern province of Sichuan issued a statement on the Internet saying
By ERIC TUCKER and MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Utility crews struggled to catch up with a backlog of millions of people without electricity for a fourth hot day Tuesday as frustration grew and authorities feared the toll of 24 storm deaths could rise
By MIKE HOUSEHOLDERAssociated Press
VASSAR, Mich. (AP) - Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills served two deployments to Afghanistan without suffering anything close to a major injury. Then, in a second, everything changed.
On patrol during his third tour in April,
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The military's highest court agreed Monday to hear the appeal of a U.S. Marine convicted of murder in one of the most significant criminal cases against U.S. troops from the Iraq war.
The Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces ordered a review
By GARY D. ROBERTSONAssociated Press
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Changes are taking place to a North Carolina law that gave death row inmates a new way to argue racial bias influenced their sentences.
The Republican-controlled Legislature in North Carolina overrode
Spokane Police Department Press Release:
A Spokane man was killed when the car he is working on started and dragged
him while he was underneath.
On Monday 7/2/12 at about 11:25 am Spokane Fire Department units responded to
the intersection of Nettleton and Dean on an aid call. Arriving on scene
By COREY WILLIAMSAssociated Press
BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - With her grandson's terrified screams filling a suburban Detroit courtroom, 74-year-old Sandra Layne sat in a jail jumpsuit with tears in her eyes Monday as she listened to the teen telling a 911 operator he
By HOLLY RAMERAssociated Press
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Forget that image of a hospice worker sitting next to a hospital bed in a dimly lit room. Today, hospice care is delivered everywhere from the golf course to the casino.
As they brace for the eventual needs of