WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) - Police are saying that the abduction and killing of a 10-year-old girl in suburban Denver this month is connected to a kidnapping attempt against a young woman earlier this year.
Authorities aren't releasing any details about that link but Westminster investigator
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A 20-year-old black woman told police she was set on fire by three men who wrote the initials KKK and a racial slur on her car in northeastern Louisiana. Louisiana State Police spokeswoman Lt. Julie Lewis says Sharmeka Moffitt was found with burns on more than
By ADAM GOLDMAN and MATT APUZZOAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A paid informant for the New York Police Department's intelligence unit was under orders to "bait" Muslims into saying inflammatory things as he lived a double life, snapping pictures inside mosques and collecting the names of
By PATRICK WALTERSAssociated Press
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) - Authorities searched Tuesday for a 10-month-old girl who was declared missing after her grandmother, who was baby-sitting her, was found slain inside the family's apartment in a Philadelphia suburb.
Investigators are focusing on
By COLLEEN BARRYAP Business Writer
MILAN (AP) - An Italian investigation into alleged corruption in the awarding of international contracts to aerospace and defense giant Finmeccanica led to the arrest Tuesday of the company's former commercial director and has implicated a former Cabinet
By CIARAN GILESAssociated Press
MADRID (AP) - Spain's economy continued to shrink in the third quarter, contracting by 0.4 percent compared with the previous three months, according to central bank estimates Tuesday that will increase pressure on Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy to seek
By GEOFF MULVIHILLAssociated Press
CLAYTON, N.J. (AP) - Police removed a bicycle Tuesday from a home near where a 12-year-old girl's body was found in a recycling bin, a case that has spread fear and worry through a town that had been desperately searching for her since she disappeared
By The Associated Press
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - To protect against identity theft, the Federal Trade Commission urges Americans to follow the "three D's" - deter, detect and defend.
DETER identity thieves by safeguarding your information:
- Shred financial documents.
- Be careful with your
By DINESH RAMDE and SCOTT BAUERAssociated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Two Wisconsin lawmakers are pushing legislation to tighten the enforcement of gun rules in domestic violence cases, prompted by a fatal shooting rampage at a suburban Milwaukee spa.
Radcliffe Haughton, 45, bought a
SPOKANE, Wash. - Monday night the Spokane City Council voted unanimously to keep Tim Burns in the position of Police Ombudsman, saying it was a priority as the Spokane Police Department continues to transition to new leadership.
Nearly two months ago, city administration notified Ombudsman Burns