By STEVEN DUBOISAssociated Press
OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) - The man accused of murdering Oregon barista Whitney Heichel spoke softly and appeared to cry Monday at his first court hearing.
Jonathan Daniel Holt, who turns 25 on Wednesday, was dressed in an anti-suicide smock during his arraignment
By KYLE HIGHTOWERAssociated Press
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The first of a dozen defendants to be sentenced in last year's hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major avoided jail time when he received his punishment Monday, but he will spend more than two years under close supervision.
By COLLEEN LONGAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - The mystery surrounding the killing of a pregnant woman deepened Monday, as investigators looked into a strange note left at the scene and discovered that her fiance was still married to another woman.
The body of Vindalee Smith, 38, was found
By JAMEY KEATENAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - France will move surveillance drones to West Africa and is holding secretive talks with U.S. officials in Paris this week as it seeks to steer international military action to help Mali's feeble government win back the northern part of the
EAGLE ROCK (CBSLA.com) — Fliers offering $40 worth of free medical-grade marijuana were reportedly passed out in Eagle Rock to try and draw residents to vote in the local election.
Was the free pot an incentive to get a larger turnout? Politics ranked "high" on resident's list of
By HOPE YENAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Younger Americans in their late 30s are now the group most likely to doubt they will be financially secure after retirement, a major shift from three years ago when baby boomers nearing retirement age expressed the greatest worry.
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - The state Liquor Control Board says a Tacoma medical marijuana outlet sold "cannabis enriched" beer to a minor. The board says it organized a covert buy with the help of the Pierce County sheriff's office, and an underage informant bought three bottles of
KHQ.COM - On September 17, 2012, Spokane county resident Mark Vance Hauck pleaded guilty to the charges of Animal Cruelty 2nd degree (RCW 16.52.207) which is a misdemeanor. Hauck admitted to shooting his neighbor's dog with a bow and arrow in an incident on December 3, 2011.
By CAROLYN THOMPSONAssociated Press
AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) - Paul Kurtz, who founded an international center devoted to debunking psychics and UFOs and promoting science and reason over what he viewed as religious myths, has died. He was 86.
The secular humanist philosopher died Saturday at his
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE POLICE DEPT: Spokane Police officers responded to 221 W. 1st Ave, the Spokane Intermodel Center, where the driver of a Trailways bus explained the bus had been stolen.
Around 8am, the driver left the bus idling, keys in the ignition. In the short amount of time