Judge: Ariz. sheriff's office profiles Latinos
A federal judge ruled Friday that the office of America's self-proclaimed toughest sheriff systematically singled out Latinos in its trademark immigration patrols.
05/25/2013 - 04:25 AM
‘Heavy but grateful heart’ on Memorial Day
Friends and family remember those who gave all to serve their nation.
05/24/2013 - 02:55 PM
Improving economy alters political landscape
Alleged misbehavior by the Internal Revenue Service and other federal agencies gives the GOP something else to talk about and investigate as the economy clearly, if slowly, recovers on President Barack Obama's watch and robs Republicans of a central argument against Democrats.
05/25/2013 - 03:09 AM
Report: Fallen bridge had earlier gouges, impact damage
Officials in Washington state performed a special inspection six months ago on the Interstate 5 bridge that collapsed because there were indications it had been struck by a different vehicle.
05/24/2013 - 08:59 PM
Paper: Japan government says unaware of ghosts at PM residence
A delay in Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife moving into their official residence, the site of past assassinations, has revived talk of ghosts in the corridors.
05/25/2013 - 06:22 AM
Jury foreman says life or death decision unfair
In the Jodi Arias trial, the jurors faced a decision that was wrenching and real, with implications that could haunt them forever.
05/25/2013 - 04:26 AM
Dead Pa. baby's dad believes in 'divine healing'
After their 2-year-old son died of untreated pneumonia in 2009, faith-healing advocates Herbert and Catherine Schaible promised a judge they would not let another sick child go without medical care.
05/24/2013 - 10:57 PM
'Friend' of suspect in U.K. slaying arrested
Counterterrorism police are questioning a friend of Michael Adebolajo, one of two men suspected of the savage killing of a British soldier.
05/25/2013 - 07:11 AM
16 children, 1 teacher dead in Pakistan bus fire
Police say that a teacher was among the 17 burned to death in eastern Pakistan when a minibus taking children to school suddenly caught fire.
05/25/2013 - 07:25 AM
Female suicide bomber injures 12 in Russian region
A female suicide bomber identified as a widow of two killed Islamists blew herself up in the southern Russian region of Dagestan on Saturday injuring at least 12, including two children and five police officers, police said.
05/25/2013 - 06:41 AM
Suicide bomber dies in blast in Afghan capital
A would-be suicide bomber died when his explosives-rigged vest went off prematurely in Afghanistan's capital on Saturday morning, police said. The apparent failed attack came a day after a major Taliban assault on an international compound in Kabul left 10 people dead including the six attackers.
05/25/2013 - 05:53 AM
Angel Flight crashes in NY, 2 killed, 1 missing
The crash of a volunteer Angel Flight in upstate New York that killed at least two people is under investigation, and authorities say a search is under way for the missing pilot.
05/25/2013 - 03:05 AM
Journalist and author Haynes Johnson dies at 81
Haynes Johnson, a pioneering Washington journalist who won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of the civil rights movement and migrated from newspapers to television, books and teaching, died Friday. He was 81.
05/25/2013 - 03:28 AM
Stone Temple Pilots sue ex-frontman Scott Weiland
The Stone Temple Pilots accuse former frontman Scott Weiland of misusing the band's name to further his solo career and want a judge to strip the rocker of his ability to use the group's name or songs.
05/24/2013 - 09:56 PM
Obama to visit Oklahoma, tour Jersey Shore
The president will visit the tornado-ravaged area this weekend; then head to N.J. on Tuesday.
05/24/2013 - 04:34 PM
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