By JESSE J. HOLLANDAssociated Press Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued its first opinion of the new term, saying a lawyer cannot combine two laws to sue the federal government for violating identity theft protection laws banning the printing of credit card numbers and
By CAROLYN THOMPSONAssociated Press
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - A New York woman who spent more than 13 years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of killing her teenage daughter has reached a $2.7 million settlement with the state, her attorney said Tuesday.
Lynn DeJac Peters, whose conviction
NBCNEWS.COM - An Arizona woman, in despair at the re-election of Democratic President Barack Obama, ran down her husband with the family car in suburban Phoenix on Saturday because he failed to vote in the election, police said on Monday.
Holly Solomon, 28, was arrested after running over
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court won't review a decision to throw out sanctions and a $600,000 award against Miami prosecutors in a witness-tampering investigation where members of the defense team had allegedly been secretly recorded.
The high court on Tuesday refused to hear an appeal from
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) - Peggy Ray didn't think twice when she stopped her car and ran to help victims of an accident on Interstate 5 near the Seattle suburb of Everett.
She crawled through a broken window Saturday and helped stabilize a bleeding driver and his passenger until an emergency crew
UPDATE: The scene is now clear, as soon as we get more details we'll post them.
SPOKANE, Wash. - Right now emergency crews are on the scene of a 2 car crash at Sprague and University. One of the drivers had to be extricated, no major injuries to report. Katie Steiner is on the
KHQ.COM - A woman is asking for a divorce after her husband refused to recreate sex scenes from the racy and erotic novel, "Fifty Shades of Grey." The 41-year-old British banker reportedly wanted to re-ignite the spark with her husband in the bedroom which she felt had been
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - The Clark County prosecutor is joining other prosecutors around the state in dropping misdemeanor marijuana possession cases in the wake of voters legalizing the recreational use of the drug. Prosecutor Tony Golik says his office will dismiss all cases that
OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) - A historic fishing pier in Maryland that was ravaged by Hurricane Sandy will soon be rebuilt.
Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan tells The Daily Times of Salisbury (http://bit.ly/UEq8ur) the pier has "tremendous importance to the town and the visitors."
The pier was badly damaged
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - An Iranian lawmaker says the country's parliament has postponed the implementation of a second round of subsidy cuts until 2013 over fears of stoking already rampant inflation.
The head of the parliamentary budgetary and planning committee Gholam Reza Mesbahi Moghaddam told