MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - A police officer at the University of South Alabama has fatally shot a naked student whom authorities said repeatedly charged the officer.
University officials said the confrontation happened early Saturday morning when the officer went outside a police station to investigate a
By CHUCK BARTELSAssociated Press
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas Republicans tried to distance themselves Saturday from a Republican state representative's assertion that slavery was a "blessing in disguise" and a Republican state House candidate who advocates deporting all Muslims.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A federal judge in Los Angeles will decide next week whether the man behind an anti-Islamic film that sparked violence in the Middle East should be sent back to prison for violating his probation.
Mark Basseley Youseff is expected in a courtroom on Wednesday. He was convicted in
By ALAN SCHER ZAGIERAssociated Press
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - The crime was brutal: a 7-year-old girl choked, raped and forced to smoke drugs before she was left for dead in a fire set by her attacker. Somehow, she survived. Firefighters founder her at dawn, stumbling through the street and
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Mormon church will lower its minimum age requirements for missionaries from 19 to 18 for men and from 21 to 19 for women, the faith's president announced Saturday.
Thomas S. Monson said at the church's 182nd semiannual General Conference that the historic change is
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A single-engine plane has crashed into a road intersection in Alabama, injuring one woman.
Police Sgt. Johnnie Williams told WBMA-TV (http://bit.ly/Tek0gJ) that the plane carrying a male pilot and a female passenger crashed during an attempted landing at Birmingham
By GOSIA WOZNIACKAAssociated Press
KEENE, Calif. (AP) - Maria Ybarra's trailer is one of two left on the property that for over two decades was home to Latino labor leader Cesar Chavez and farmworkers like Ybarra who made up his movement.
Today, the foothills of the Tehachapi mountains
By DAVE SKRETTAAP Sports Writer
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - Bill Snyder didn't have a whole lot to say to No. 7 Kansas State at halftime on Saturday.
It wasn't because he was at a loss for material.
The Wildcats had stumbled their way through a first half in which everything went right for
By LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) - The continued exchange of artillery fire between Syria and Turkey raises additional concerns that the conflict may escalate and spread to neighboring countries, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Saturday.
Panetta said the U.S. is
Spokane Police Department Press Release:
On September 6, 2012, just after 5pm, Spokane Police Department patrol officers responded to a burglary near 900 E. 8th Ave. The female victim said a man knocked on her front door, but no one was there when she answered. She then saw the