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
SEATTLE (AP) - The wife of the soldier accused of killing 16 civilians in Afghanistan in March says she has not told their children - a 5-year-old girl and 2-year-old boy - why their father isn't coming home.
Kari Bales told "CBS This Morning" (http://is.gd/
SHAFTSBURY, Vt. (AP) - Authorities say a California prisoner is being charged in the 1986 killing of a Vermont golf pro.
Vermont State Police say 52-year-old David Allan Morrison is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 36-year-old Sarah Hunter, of
YAHOO.COM - A saltwater crocodile
weighing more than a tonne and suspected of killing two people in the
Philippines has been declared the largest such reptile in captivity by
the Guinness Book of World Records.
The 6.17-metre (20.24-foot) male, nicknamed "Lolong", was captured in the Agusan marsh
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - The Washington State Patrol says a 6-month-old baby was killed in a crash Sunday on I-82 south of Ellensburg. The baby was in a car driven by a 23-year-old man who slowed down to avoid a cooler, which had fallen off another vehicle onto the roadway.
By DAN ELLIOTT and MEAD GRUVERAssociated Press
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The deadly crash of a military cargo plane fighting a South Dakota wildfire forced officials to ground seven other Air Force air tankers, removing critical firefighting aircraft from the skies during
BRANDON, Miss. (AP) - Jack Brooks Lacy Jr., who as an assistant U.S. attorney led the first federal murder prosecution in a civil rights-era killing, has died. He was 69.
Lacy died Friday of a single bullet to the head, Rankin County Coroner Jimmy Roberts said.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man on death row for the killings of a mother and her two daughters in a 2007 home invasion says he came up with a bizarre plan to end his own life by lying about killing others in a spree of violence.
In an interview with The
By JASON STRAZIUSOAssociated Press
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Gunmen killed two policemen guarding a church, snatched their rifles and then opened fire on the congregation from inside and out on Sunday, killing 15 people and wounding 40, security officials said.
BOSTON (AP) - A member of Saudi Arabia's royal family wants a federal judge in the U.S. to throw out an arrest warrant issued after he violated his probation.
Bader al-Saud pleaded guilty in Massachusetts in 2005 to misdemeanor motor vehicle homicide after