By MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
HERNDON, Va. (AP) - A mother, father and two children were found dead inside their home outside the nation's capital on Tuesday, and although police wouldn't give details on the cause, they said there was no ongoing threat to the community.
OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE FROM THE BONNER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: On September 11, 2012, Nolan Calvin reported that while fishing on the west side of Priest Lake he caught a large lake trout. Mr. Calvin began to clean the fish and discovered what he believed to be a severed human finger
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - A nurses' assistant at a state nursing home for veterans in Virginia has been sentenced to five years in prison for selling rings that were stripped from the fingers of patients under her care.
Twenty-four-year-old Ashley Michelle Sweeney of Franklin County was sentenced in
By CHARLES BABINGTON and KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
VANDALIA, Ohio (AP) - Ohio has emerged as the presidential race's undisputed focus. Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are making multiple stops this week alone in a state that's trending toward the president, endangering Romney's White
By TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A suburban mother of four charged with moonlighting as a multimillion-dollar madam pleaded guilty Tuesday to promoting prostitution as part of a plea deal.
Anna Gristina, a legal U.S. resident originally from the Scottish Highlands, made the plea in
NEW YORK (AP) - A Palestinian legislator says President Mahmoud Abbas will likely ask the United Nation's General Assembly to vote on recognizing Palestine in November.
Abbas will call on the General Assembly to accept his country as an observer state to the United Nations when he's
HERNDON, Va. (AP) - Police say four members of the same family have been found dead in a home in a Washington, D.C., suburb, but investigators are releasing few other details.
Fairfax County Police did say there is no threat to public safety Tuesday and that detectives were investigating.
By KAREN MATTHEWS and LINDSEY TANNERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - It's a campaign believed to be unprecedented in its size and aggressiveness: New York City is dispensing the morning-after pill to girls as young as 14 at more than 50 public high schools, sometimes even before they have
By BEN FELLER and NANCY BENACAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Confronting global tumult and Muslim anger, President Barack Obama exhorted world leaders Tuesday to stand fast against violence and extremism, arguing that protecting religious rights and free speech must be a universal
By JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUSAssociated Press
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - A fourth victim of alleged abuse at a 17,000-member Tulsa megachurch has come forward, and police said Tuesday that there might be a fifth.
At the same time, members of Victory Christian Center are beginning to speak publicly about the