By MICHAEL TARMAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday delivered another blow to a 50-year-old anti-eavesdropping law in Illinois, choosing to let stand a lower court finding that key parts of the hotly debated law run counter to constitutional protections of free
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court is leaving in place the corruption conviction of a former Louisiana congressman who hid money from bribes in his freezer.
The justices on Monday rejected without comment an appeal by former Rep. William Jefferson, who is serving a 13-year term in federal prison.
By MARK SHERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court has revived a Christian college's challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare overhaul, with the acquiescence of the Obama administration.
The court on Monday ordered the federal appeals court in Richmond, Va., to
NEW YORK (AP) - Online retailers are hoping consumers will shop, shop, shop today. The research firm comScore predicts that Americans will spend $1.5 billion on Cyber Monday, which would be a 20 percent jump from last year. Retailers have ramped up their deals to
SPOKANE, Wash. - Right now two suspects are on the loose after authorities say they robbed the Dutch Bros on N. Division Sunday night. Authorities report that 2 men with guns jumped the counter and stole cash from the register.
Suspect one is described as a white male in his 20's, 5-10, with a
By MARYCLAIRE DALEAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Eleven skinned animals dumped near a public park in northeastern Pennsylvania are now believed to be foxes, not puppies.
Necropsies performed Monday show that at least one was killed by buckshot and the others may have been trapped, a
By ED WHITEAssociated Press
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) - Phone records emerged Monday as key evidence in a murder case against a suburban man charged with killing four suspected escorts and hiding their bodies in car trunks in Detroit last year, events that reinforced the city's
By JOSEF FEDERMANAssociated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel and Palestinian militants from the Gaza Strip began indirect talks Monday in Egypt aimed at forging a new era of relations between the bitter enemies following a cease-fire that ended the heaviest fighting in nearly four years.
By HAMZA HENDAWIAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's president told the country's top judges Monday that he did not infringe on their authority when he seized near absolute powers, setting up a prolonged showdown on the eve of a mass protest planned by opponents of the Islamist leader
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A company whose worker breached a gas line that led to a massive explosion in one of New England's biggest cities said Monday it'll do whatever it takes to return things to normal.
Friday's explosion in downtown Springfield destroyed a strip club and damaged