By PATRICK WALTERSAssociated Press
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) - Six teenagers were in custody Friday on charges they brutally beat a neighbor on her stoop "just for fun" and then posted cellphone video of the attack on Facebook, authorities said.
Four 16- and 17-year-old girls were charged as adults in
By MICHELLE R. SMITHAssociated Press
WEST WARWICK, R.I. (AP) - The owner of the site of a 2003 nightclub fire that killed 100 people is donating the land for a permanent memorial, bringing an end to a yearslong effort to secure the site of The Station fire by families of those killed and
CLEVELAND (AP) - The site of a notorious Cleveland serial killer's house could soon become a memorial.
A group of local architects are designing a memorial for the now-vacant lot. Anthony Sowell (SOH'-wehl) was convicted of killing 11 women at the house that stood there between 2007 and
By NICOLE WINFIELDAssociated Press
VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican has never seen anything like it.
Pope Benedict XVI's trusted butler, who dressed the pontiff each morning, attended his daily Mass and helped serve him his meals, stands accused of stealing the pope's private
By ABDULLAH SHIHRIAssociated Press
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Saudi Arabia on Friday began expelling over a thousand Nigerian women on religious pilgrimage to the country because they had arrived without male guardians, the first time it sent back such a large group in enforcement of strict
SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) - A convicted felon charged with strangling a northern Ohio woman and her two young children has pleaded not guilty.
Curtis Clinton is charged with killing 23-year-old Heather Jackson, her 3-year-old daughter Celina and 18-month-old son Wayne at their Sandusky home earlier this
By HOPE YENAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. Postal Service, on the brink of default on a second multibillion-dollar payment it can't afford to pay, is sounding a new cautionary note that having squeezed out all the cost savings within its power, the mail agency's viability
By JULIET WILLIAMS and MICHAEL R. BLOODAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Arnold Schwarzenegger says his wife, Maria Shriver, was told to "snap out of it" by her mother for her attempts to persuade him against running for California governor in 2003, a conversation that ultimately opened the
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
1. CLINTON, NETANYAHU DISAGREE ON IRAN STRATEGY
The U.S. secretary of state hopes diplomacy can avoid the military action the Israeli leader urges.
2. FOR ONCE, IT
By BROCK VERGAKISAssociated Press
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Attorneys for three Somalis charged with murder in the shooting deaths of four Americans aboard a hijacked yacht want a federal judge to stop prosecutors from seeking the death penalty if they're convicted.
The attorneys wrote in a