NEW YORK (AP) - The mother of a man ambushed and killed in Manhattan says New York City detectives found no drugs, weapons or evidence of any kind in her son's Los Angeles condo.
Sandra Wellington told The New York Times (http://nyti.ms/Td0HBU ) the detective returned the key to Brandon Lincoln
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida grand jury has indicted a man on a first-degree murder charge in the death of a teenager following an argument over loud music coming from the teen's car.
The Florida Times-Union (http://bit.ly/12cV9g2 ) reports officials in the state attorney's office
AZUSA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say three people found dead in a fire-gutted home in Southern California were all siblings who committed suicide.
Los Angeles County Coroner's Lt. Fred Corral tells the San Gabriel Valley Tribune (http://bit.ly/XkgVJq ) that 47-year-old Christine Alva, 49-year-
By By SUZETTE LABOY and BEN FOXAssociated Press
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) - One of the world's most unusual commutes is coming to an end.
For more than a half century, Luis La Rosa and Harry Henry have left their homes before dawn each workday in the communist-run city of
By By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democratic Sen. John Kerry, who unsuccessfully sought the presidency in 2004 and has pined for the job of top diplomat, vaulted to the head of President Barack Obama's short list of secretary of state candidates after U.N. Ambassador
By By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - A growing majority of Americans think global warming is occurring, that it will become a serious problem and that the U.S. government should do something about it, a new Associated Press-GfK poll finds.
Even most people who say they don
By By SUZANNE GAMBOAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Taxes cannot be levied on honoraria to a shaman or spiritual leader for religious services, but could be assessed on per-capita payments from gambling revenues to tribal members, under a proposal for taxing Native Americans by the Internal
By By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
FORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) - An Army sergeant convicted of unpremeditated murder in the stabbing and choking death of a fellow soldier at Fort Carson said he was by "horrified" by the crime and takes full responsibility for his actions. But he said he doesn't
By By STEVEN DUBOIS AND RACHEL LA CORTEAssociated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - His mother died before he was 3 years old, and he was estranged from the aunt who raised him. His dream of becoming a Marine was dashed by a broken foot, he hadn't yet settled on a career path, and a new plan, to
By BRETT ZONGKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and Martin Luther King Jr.'s March on Washington for Civil Rights were 100 years apart, but both changed the nation and expanded freedoms.
Beginning Friday, the Smithsonian's