Posted: 05/13/2014 - Sex. Violence. Elections.
Posted: 05/13/2014 - Sex. Violence. Elections.
Posted: 05/12/2014 - A New Mexico librarian discovered a blast from the past, specifically 1967.
Posted: 05/09/2014 - A Dallas hardware store's unusual mascot is proving popular with customers.
Posted: 05/09/2014 - What started as a routine traffic stop in College Station last night ended with a Bryan man behind bars.
Posted: 05/08/2014 - A city principal and four teachers promoted cheating on standardized tests by changing student answers, providing answers to students and improperly reviewing questions prior to administering the tests, prosecutors said in announcing charges against the five.
Posted: 05/05/2014 - Most thieves would balk at stealing on the NYPD baseball team, but the squad has been forced to cancel a tournament championship game after someone made off with its jerseys, gloves and bats.
Posted: 05/05/2014 - A New Jersey family whose terrier-pit bull mix escaped from their backyard during Superstorm Sandy went to an animal shelter this week to adopt a new pet and came home with their old dog.
Posted: 05/05/2014 - In a decision still studied in law schools as a 19th century lesson in bigotry, the California Supreme Court in 1890 denied Hong Yeng Chang's application to practice law solely because he was Chinese.
Posted: 05/02/2014 - A dead Minke whale that washed ashore in New Jersey suffered some further indignity: someone tagged it with graffiti.
Posted: 04/30/2014 - A 14-year-old Chicago girl accused of killing another girl in a dispute over a boy tried unsuccessfully to fire a gun before someone fixed it for her and handed it back to her so she could open fire, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Posted: 04/30/2014 - Marvin A. Clark vanished during a short trip to Portland on Halloween weekend 1926, but the search to find out what happened to him may finally be drawing to a close nearly 90 years later.
Posted: 04/30/2014 - Scores of girls and young women kidnapped from a school in Nigeria are being forced to marry their Islamic extremist abductors, a civil society group reported Wednesday.
Posted: 04/30/2014 - An Oklahoma death row inmate writhed, clenched his teeth and appeared to struggle against the restraints holding him to a gurney before prison officials halted an execution in which the state was using a new drug combination for the first time. The man later died of a heart attack.
Updated: 04/29/2014 - Everything has been stolen - including the kitchen sink - from the kitchen of a model house in Kansas.
Posted: 04/29/2014 - Providence police have arrested a man who allegedly wielded a potato disguised as a gun during a robbery attempt last week.
Posted: 04/28/2014 - A motorcyclist brought traffic to a standstill on one of Madrid's busiest highways after he pulled over to look for his false teeth, which flew out of his mouth when he sneezed, according to local media reports.
Posted: 04/28/2014 - A New Jersey tot has made his inadvertent mark on an intricate sand display created by Buddhist monks.
Posted: 04/28/2014 - About 25 dead cats found in plastic bags hanging from trees in a New York suburb were apparently killed with blows to the head at various times over the past year, an investigator said Friday.
Posted: 04/28/2014 - Researcher Leonid Moroz emerges from a dive off the Florida Keys and gleefully displays a plastic bag holding a creature that shimmers like an opal in the seawater.
Posted: 04/25/2014 - A Kansas man charged with first-degree murder is afraid the tattooed mirror-image letters spelling out the word "murder" across his neck might prejudice a jury, so he is asking for a professional tattoo artist to remove or cover it up.
Posted: 04/24/2014 - A 67-year-old grandfather has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole in the killing of two women at a Detroit retirement home.
Posted: 04/23/2014 - The Supreme Court on Wednesday said a federal law limits how much money victims of child pornography can recover from people who viewed their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman whose childhood rape has been widely seen on the Internet.
Posted: 04/21/2014 - A woman has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV that were snatched during her first date with a man she met online.
Posted: 04/21/2014 - Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.
Posted: 04/21/2014 - The mayor of a small town in the Philadelphia suburbs can offer a guarantee to his constituents: He won't be going to bed hungry.