JACKSON, Mo. (AP) — A southeast Missouri man pleaded guilty Thursday to killing his estranged wife, a mother of triplets who was missing for almost two years before her body was found last week on an island in
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former Auburn basketball player Varez Ward pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that he conspired to fix a 2012 game that his team lost to Arkansas.
During a brief arraignment hearing in federal court,
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gamblers who prefer their laptops to blackjack tables could be getting a boost from Washington.
Republican New York Congressman Peter King introduced legislation Thursday that would rescue online gambling from a legal gray zone
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A private cargo pilot has been charged with flying while drunk with a blood alcohol content was 0.27 percent, well above the .04 percent limit permitted by the Federal Aviation Administration.
Court records allege
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kiefer Sutherland is slithering into a very different role.
“Metal Gear Solid” creator Hideo Kojima says the “24″ star will play protagonist Snake in the next installment of the stealth video game series. The
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II’s husband has been admitted to a London hospital for an exploratory operation, Buckingham Palace said Thursday.
The palace said the operation on 91-year-old Prince Philip was pre-planned and comes after “abdominal investigations,”
NAME: Jeffrey S. Chiesa
RESIDENCE: Branchburg, N.J.
POLITICAL PARTY: Republican
NEW FOUR-MONTH JOB: appointed by Gov. Chris Christie as U.S. senator, effective Monday, filling seat of the late U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg until the winner of
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The teen driver of a car that crashed in Newport Beach, killing all five youngsters aboard, had an expired temporary license, according to the state Department of Motor Vehicles.
Abdulrahman Alyahyan, 17, lost
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in northwest Ohio have made an arrest in a 1983 homicide.
The Lucas County prosecutor’s office in Toledo says… More »
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — At the height of Iran’s internal political clashes in late 2011, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei became so exasperated that he warned the Islamic Republic could someday drop the office of an elected president.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge says he is inclined to unseal portions of a choreographer’s court filings alleging he was abused by Michael Jackson but that details of the alleged molestation should remain out of public court
WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan group of lawmakers is pushing legislation to punish cyber thieves backed by countries like China and Russia.
House Intelligence Chairman Mike Rogers and two other lawmakers — Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin
DENVER (AP) — Former U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is joining the international law firm WilmerHale as a partner. He starts work Monday in Denver, where the firm is opening its first office.
The former U.S. senator says
NEW YORK (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett’s giving is being recognized by a group of his fellow philanthropists.
Buffett received a lifetime achievement award in philanthropy Wednesday at a private discussion of philanthropy Forbes magazine sponsored.
NEW YORK (AP) — Caps and gowns are in fashion right now. And so, apparently, are copies of “Lean In” as a graduation gift.
Sheryl Sandberg’s manifesto for women in the workplace will again top The New York
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says an audit confirms that Chester-Upland School District is facing a management and academic crisis.… More »
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin and his wife Lyudmila have announced they are divorcing.
Married just a few weeks short of 30 years, the Putins announced the decision on state television after attending a ballet performance
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The family of an American prisoner of war captured four years ago in Afghanistan says it has received a letter it believes was written by him.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl of Hailey, Idaho, disappeared from
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Passengers on a recent run of a popular historic railroad in southwest Colorado got a bit more scenery than they paid for: More than a dozen revelers partying on a nearby beach doffed their
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Pennsylvania doctor on a guided fishing trip in southwestern Montana went home with an amazing tale of hauling in a 25-pound lunker — a baby moose she helped rescue from rushing waters.