By JEANNIE NUSS and TIM TALLEYAssociated Press
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - A gunshot rang out at an Oklahoma junior high school before classes began Wednesday, terrifying teenagers who feared a gunman was on the loose.
Soon, though, students learned no one else was in danger. One of their eighth-
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - An Army psychiatrist charged in a deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage was returned to jail Wednesday after a brief stay in the hospital, military officials said.
Maj. Nidal Hasan was discharged from the Texas Army post's hospital and returned to the Bell County Jail
GRANT COUNTY, Wash. - The following is preliminary information being told to investigators by witnesses present during Sept. 26 death investigation incident in Warden. • Victim/decedent is a 21 year old man from Warden. • Witness #1 is a 24 year old Warden man (brother of decedent
UPDATED PRESS RELEASE FROM GRANT COUNTY: Grant County Detectives investigating the apparent shooting death of a man found Wednesday morning in Warden want the public to know the following important information: 1. All those persons involved in this incident are accounted for and have been
By KARIN LAUBAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian rebels struck deep in the fortress-like inner sanctum of President Bashar Assad's rule Wednesday in Damascus, detonating two car bombs that engulfed the army headquarters in flames.
The suicide bombings and subsequent gun battles in the
LAKESIDE, Calif. (AP) - Two sheriff's deputies and a suspected child molester were injured Tuesday during a 15-minute shootout in suburban San Diego, authorities said.
Daniel Robert Witczak, 30, opened fire as a team of deputies arrived to investigate allegations of child abuse, the sheriff
By JANET McCONNAUGHEYAssociated Press
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Conservationists are offering a $1,500 reward for information leading to the conviction of whoever shot and killed a bottlenose dolphin in Louisiana.
The dolphin's body was found Saturday at Elmer's Island Wildlife Refuge just
By MICHAEL GRACZYKAssociated Press
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A former Army recruiter failed to win a fourth reprieve from the U.S. Supreme Court and was executed Tuesday evening in Texas for participating in the shooting death of a woman he and a buddy met 10 years ago at a bar.
Cleve Foster was
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - A Colorado judge has ordered authorities to collect a palm print and DNA sample from the Aurora theater shooting suspect.
Arapahoe County District Judge William B. Sylvester issued his order Tuesday. Prosecutors argued Thursday that they needed the print from 24-year-old
By JAY REEVESAssociated Press
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - A former college professor who killed three people and wounded three others during a faculty meeting wanted to go to death row and had to be convinced by her parents to accept a plea deal that spared her life, her lawyer said Tuesday.