By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIELAssociated Press
FAIRHOPE, Ala. (AP) - The mother of an Alabama man accused of shooting two sheriff's deputies wrote of his increasingly erratic and threatening behavior in three requests to have him placed in mental institutions against his will in recent years,
By ROBERT JABLONAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Rev. Robert Schuller has lost a court bid to obtain more than $5 million from the ministry he founded, a now-bankrupt religious empire that included worldwide "Hour of Power" broadcasts and Orange County's landmark Crystal Cathedral.
By ANN SANNER and JULIE CARR SMYTHAssociated Press
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The leader of the Ohio Senate put a stop Tuesday to a bill that would have imposed the most stringent restriction on abortions in the nation.
The chamber doesn't plan to vote on the so-called "heartbeat bill" before
By JIM ABRAMSAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two Senate Republicans on Tuesday unveiled their version of the Dream Act, stalled legislation that would provide a path to legal status for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants, many who have spent most of their lives in the United States.
By GILLIAN FLACCUS and LINDA DEUTSCHAssociated Press
TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) - The convertible hit Phillip Moreno so hard it knocked him out of his shoes and lodged him in the windshield.
As he lay dying on the hood, police said, Sherri Lynn Wilkins kept going another two miles until other
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
This holiday season you're likely to spot singer Jennifer Lopez in Kohl's. You could get a peek at pop music icon Madonna in Macy's. You might even catch a glimpse of reality TV star Kim Kardashian in Sears.
Well, not literally.
By RUSSELL CONTRERASAssociated Press
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The U.S. Justice Department is launching an investigation of the Albuquerque Police Department after a string of officer-involved shootings and high-profile abuse cases that allege the use of excessive and deadly force, officials
By BRUCE SCHREINERAssociated Press
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The RV industry's recovery from the wreckage caused by the Great Recession has picked up speed this year.
Shipments from manufacturers to dealers - a key measure of demand - likely rose 10 percent and is forecast to gain another 4.5