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
By ANGELA CHARLTONAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - French authorities filed preliminary terrorism charges Tuesday against a Tunisian administrator of an extremist French website who is suspected of playing a key role in financing and recruiting for al-Qaida and other violent groups
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Air Force tanker planes returned to the flight line for firefighting missions on Tuesday after a deadly weekend crash, bringing much-needed reinforcements to a strained fleet battling some of the worst wildfires in decades
By KAY JOHNSON and LARA JAKESAssociated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) - Bombs pounded six Iraqi cities and towns Tuesday, killing at least 40 people and raising suspicion that security forces might be assisting terrorists in launching attacks on Shiite Muslims.
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