By KRISTIN M. HALLAssociated Press
FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Investigators trying to solve six killings at four locations along the Tennessee-Alabama state line have found a common thread: one of the slain knew all the victims.
Authorities had been looking for 24-year-old Warren Vincent
By JUDY LINAssociated Press
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. (AP) - A 19-year-old man accused of killing his sister-in-law and her two small children in an attack that stunned authorities for its brutality had a strained relationship with his family, police in Northern California said Wednesday.
By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANAssociated Press
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A paraplegic man who says he was stranded in the New Mexico desert without his wheelchair dragged himself about four miles down a dirt road over three days before a motorist stopped to help him.
Tattered and dirty, Ricky Gilmore
By FRANK ELTMAN and TOM HAYSAssociated Press
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - An ex-convict suspected of gunning down a police officer near the Belmont Park racetrack and then shooting to death a carjacking victim was transferred from a hospital to police headquarters on Wednesday, a police spokeswoman
By GEOFF MULVIHILL and KATHY MATHESONAssociated Press
CLAYTON, N.J. (AP) - Something struck Toni Fiorella whenever she would see a mother from her hometown drop two teenage sons off at the laundromat to do the family's wash. She didn't know them by name, but they were always respectful
By JENNIFER PELTZAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - The city police department should have an inspector general to examine its conduct, but the monitor would need independence and a broad mandate to be effective, a panel of criminal justice and legal experts said Wednesday.
The City Council is
By TIM SULLIVANAssociated Press
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - The former black marketeer has read it. So has the beautiful young librarian, and the aging philosophy professor who has spent his life teaching the ruling doctrine of this isolated outpost of totalitarian socialism. At times it
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man Pasadena police blamed for a deadly shooting after he falsely claimed robbery suspects were armed will not be charged with involuntary manslaughter, Los Angeles County prosecutors said Tuesday.
The potential case against Oscar Felipe Carrillo was referred to Pasadena city
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) - Investigators have confirmed that a man found dead at the property where five members of a Southern California family were shot - two fatally - is the neighbor police say was responsible for the shooting.
Inglewood police said Tuesday that the man found with a fatal gunshot
By JEFF TODDAssociated Press
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - A weakened Hurricane Sandy lashed the central Bahamas late Thursday with violent winds and torrential rains, after raging through the Caribbean where it caused at least 21 deaths and forced postponement of a hearing at the Guantanamo naval