By FREDERIC J. FROMMERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal appeals court judges Thursday questioned the CIA's efforts to block information on the use of unmanned drones to kill suspected terrorists.
A lower court federal judge sided with the CIA last year and dismissed a lawsuit by
By MICHAEL GRACZYKAssociated Press
HUNSTVILLE, Texas (AP) - An ex-convict who confessed to killing five people at a Dallas-area car wash a week after he was fired from his job there 12 years ago was executed Thursday evening.
Robert Wayne Harris, 40, received lethal injection less than two
DETROIT (AP) - Police say a Chrysler employee fatally stabbed a co-worker at a Detroit factory before killing himself at a city park.
Detroit police Sgt. Alan Quinn says the male victim was stabbed about 8 a.m. Thursday. Quinn says the suspect fled the factory and was found at the Belle Isle park,
By AMANDA LEE MYERSAssociated Press
LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio death-row inmate used his last words Thursday to repeatedly apologize to the family members of his two victims and tell them that he hopes they can let their pain die with him.
Donald Palmer, 47, was executed by lethal
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - Prosecutors are seeking to file 10 more counts against the man accused of killing 12 people and wounding 58 others at a suburban Denver movie theater.
James Holmes already is charged with 142 counts including murder and attempted murder stemming from the shootings at an Aurora
ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio man has pleaded not guilty in the killing of a woman found covered in burns and wailing by the side of a rural road.
LaFonse D. Dixon Jr., of Canton, pleaded not guilty on Wednesday in Muskingum County court.
On Aug. 26, a driver found 29-year-old Celeste Fronsman on
By PETE YOSTAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Justice Department's internal watchdog on Wednesday faulted the agency for misguided strategies, errors in judgment and management failures during a bungled gun-trafficking probe in Arizona that disregarded public safety and resulted in
By LINDA DEUTSCHAP Special Correspondent
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Lawyers for a prominent professional tennis referee who is charged with killing her husband lost a bid Wednesday to block California prosecutors from taking a sample of her DNA.
Lois Ann Goodman, who is free on $500,000 bail and
By EDITH M. LEDERERAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday backed the naming and shaming of governments and armed groups that recruit, kill or sexually attack children in armed conflicts over protests from Russia, China, Pakistan and Azerbaijan.
By DINESH RAMDEAssociated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) - A Milwaukee woman accused of killing a pregnant woman and trying to steal her fetus described the attack in a video prosecutors played for jurors Wednesday, telling investigators she repeatedly bashed the victim in the head with a baseball bat