UPDATE: Police say an explosive found in a potato bin at a processing plant in Quincy Wednesday morning was an old military device that was apparently left over from practice bombing runs years ago in Eastern Washington.
Sgt. Paul Snyder told The Wenatchee World (http://is.gd/kofPwX) an employee
NEW YORK (AP) - Andrew Stroud (STROWD), a former New York City police detective who was singer Nina Simone's ex-husband and one-time manager, has died. He was 86.
His niece Joyce Stroud said he died in his sleep on Saturday, in the Bronx.
Stroud met Simone in early 1961. They married later that
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - A West Texas plastic surgeon paid someone $9,000 - in the form of three silver bars - to kill another doctor who was dating his ex-girlfriend, police alleged Monday.
Dr. Thomas Michael Dixon and David Neal Shepard were arrested by police in Amarillo shortly after midnight,
By CURT ANDERSONAP Legal Affairs Writer
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A jury on Monday convicted a teenager of attempted murder in a vicious kicking and stomping attack on a girl outside a middle school in 2010, rejecting his claims of insanity.
The jury deliberated just over four hours before
MSNBC.COM - Two more teens have been charged in the beating death of a 62-year-old
disabled man that Chicago police said was recorded on a cell phone and
posted to Facebook.
Police said a 16-year-old gang member punched Delfino
Mora, father to 12 children and a grandfather to 23, last Tuesday in
By JEFF KAROUB and JOHN SEEWER
BLISSFIELD, Mich. (AP) - A search that began over the weekend continued Monday for a 38-year-old Ohio man charged in the fatal shootings of his ex-girlfriend and her sister and the wounding of their mother in southeastern Michigan.
Michigan State Police said Monday
By DON BABWINAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Three Chicago teenagers accused of fatally beating a disabled man and posting video of the attack on Facebook were playing a game that involved finding an innocent victim and trying to knock him out with a punch, investigators alleged in court
By ASHRAF SWEILAM and AYA BATRAWYAssociated Press
EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) - Two American tourists and their Egyptian guide who were abducted by a Bedouin in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula last week were released unharmed on Monday after negotiations with security officials and tribal leaders.
By DANICA KIRKAAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Athletes, officials and media from all over the world poured into Heathrow Airport on Monday for the London Olympics, the first wave of a record number of passengers expected to pass through Europe's largest airport for the games that begin July
By STEVE LeBLANCAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - As Massachusetts governor, Republican Mitt Romney set himself a daunting challenge: craft a death penalty law that virtually guaranteed only the guilty could be executed, then push it through an overwhelmingly Democratic state Legislature that was