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Detailed in an article published by Reuters, Facebook employees notified law enforcement in South Florida after internal scanning software detected a suspicious conversation of a sexual nature between a 13-year-old girl and a man in his early thirties. When the software
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Autopsy reports show three sisters found dead in their beds in River Falls suffered neck injuries. Prosecutors charged the girl's father, 34-year-old Aaron Schaffhausen of Minot, N.D., with three counts of first-degree intentional homicide Thursday. A
DETROIT (AP) - Authorities investigating a false bomb threat at a tunnel connecting Detroit and Canada said Friday that a surveillance video from a coffee shop near the phone booth where the call was made might offer clues about the caller.
The tunnel across the Detroit River was shut down for
DALLAS, (AP) - A Texas woman has pleaded guilty to injury to a child,
acknowledging she beat her 2-year-old daughter and glued the girl's
hands to a wall.
The Dallas Morning News reported that Elizabeth Escalona told
reporters as she left the courtroom Thursday: "Only God can judge me.
By KEN RITTERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Poker pro Lee Watkinson put up the money and girlfriend Timmi De Rosa gave her heart to an effort to rescue two adult chimpanzees that had outgrown their youthful cuteness in a northwest Las Vegas neighborhood.
"We wanted to build a sanctuary,"
WASHINGTON (AP) - District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier says there are conflicting reports about threatening comments a police officer may have made about First Lady Michelle Obama. The Secret Service says it's investigating a report of such comments, allegedly made
By ERIC TUCKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - If your job is protecting the first lady's motorcade, mouthing off about the boss can lead to more than a citation in a personnel file.
A District of Columbia police officer found that out this week when he came under investigation for
MSNBC.COM - A jetliner bound for Madrid returned to Kennedy International Airport as a
precaution Thursday evening after a passenger reported strange wiring
in the bathroom, but no explosive device was found, law enforcement
Delta Flight 126 left the gate at about 8 p.m. ET and
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) - The last of four people charged with abuse for keeping two children in a kennel inside a filthy trailer in Nebraska has been sentenced to probation.
North Platte television station KNOP reports (http://bit.ly/NqathC ) that 25-year-old Samantha Eyten was given a year of
VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. (AP) - Police say an 85-year-old man lost control of his car and crashed through the window of a Dunkin' Donuts on New York's Long Island, pinning a customer and injuring four other people.
Nassau County police say the car slammed into the Dunkin' Donuts in Valley