Phoenix - Nation
Phoenix - Nation
Posted: January 26, 2015, 10:10 pm
A former U.S. Army prosecutor who handled sexual-assault cases has been found guilty on rape charges following a six-day court-martial at Fort Bragg.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 9:49 pm
Previously sealed Boy Scout "perversion" files spanning 16 years could soon be in the public eye as part of a negligence lawsuit set for trial Monday that a victim of sex abuse filed against the organization.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 9:29 pm
Authorities say a man's plans to break into a Houston store fell through, after he crashed through the ceiling and landed in front of police.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 9:02 pm
Police say a former Fox News producer has shot himself to death outside company headquarters in midtown Manhattan.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 8:46 pm
A Greek F-16 fighter jet crashed into other aircraft on the ground during NATO training in southeastern Spain Monday, killing at least 10 people, Spain's Defense Ministry said.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 8:13 pm
At least ten people are known to have died after a Greek F-16 fighter jet crashed shortly after take-off. The aircraft, operating out of the Los Lanos NATO base in Spain, is thought to have hit a numb
Posted: January 26, 2015, 7:54 pm
Posted: January 26, 2015, 7:51 pm
Prosecutors asked a court to convict the captain of the Costa Concordia and sentence him to 26 years in prison Monday for the 2012 shipwreck off Tuscany that killed 32 people, saying the term is hardly excessive given the death toll.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 7:47 pm
Francesco Schettino was the commander of a floating hotel, when it came too close to shore and hit rocks off the Tuscan holiday island of Giglio. Prosecutor Maria Navarro said Schettino should serve 1
Posted: January 26, 2015, 7:43 pm
Lacey Spears, of Scottsville, Kentucky, is charged with depraved murder and manslaughter in the death a year ago of Garnett-Paul Spears.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 7:20 pm
Cities across the Northeast mobilized snowplows and airlines canceled thousands of flights Monday as a potentially historic storm pushed its way up the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor with what forecasters said could be up to 2 feet of snow.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 7:17 pm
As Americans continue turning away from milk, an industry group is pushing back at its critics with a social media campaign trumpeting the benefits of milk. The association says it needs to act because attitudes about milk are deteriorating more rapidly, with vegan groups, non-dairy competitors and other perceived enemies getting louder online.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 7:05 pm
Oklahoma is willing to put three executions on hold while the U.S. Supreme Court reviews whether a certain sedative can render death row inmates sufficiently unconscious.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 6:15 pm
Alabama on Monday began the process of appealing a federal judge's decision that overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage — a decision that was put on hold to allow time for the appeal.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 5:54 pm
Investigators say Lacey Spears, 26, fatally poisoned her son to get attention online, saying Spears has a syndrome called Munchausen by proxy.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 5:43 pm
Posted: January 26, 2015, 5:05 pm
A plane that took off in Phoenix was among two that were evacuated on arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
Posted: January 26, 2015, 1:43 pm
Leaders in nation's largest Protestant denomination are preaching that integrated churches can be a key driver of racial justice in society. But that could be a hard sell to those sitting in Southern Baptist Convention congregations.
Posted: January 24, 2015, 9:54 pm
Thousands of opponents of President Nicolas Maduro marched in the capital Saturday to denounce the socialist government for a deepening economic crisis marked by widespread shortages and galloping inflation.
Posted: January 24, 2015, 9:41 pm
Kia Motors America is recalling nearly 87,000 of its 2014 Forte sedans because of faulty equipment that could cause the cars to catch fire.
Posted: January 24, 2015, 9:37 pm
A California educator who was confronted with allegations of abuse in a phone call by a former student who then posted the conversation on YouTube has pleaded guilty to sexual-assault charges involving two victims.
Posted: January 24, 2015, 8:29 pm
President Barack Obama will cut short his three-day trip to India and visit Saudi Arabia to pay respects after the death of King Abdullah, U.S. and Indian officials said Saturday.
Posted: January 24, 2015, 4:11 pm
Protesting against Shiite rebels who hold the capital, amid a power vacuum in a country that is home to what Washington describes as al-Qaida's most dangerous offshoot.
Posted: January 24, 2015, 2:18 pm
A fast-moving coastal storm is forecast to blast several major cities in the Northeast with a mix of snow, sleet and rain on Saturday in the season's first real taste of winter along the busy Interstate 95 corridor.
Posted: January 23, 2015, 11:23 pm
In a case that could have broad implications for hundreds of death row inmates, the Supreme Court will consider whether a drug protocol used in recent lethal injections violates the Constitution's prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment.
Posted: January 23, 2015, 11:00 pm
A teen accused of luring his 13-year-old girlfriend on a 1,300-mile crime spree while eluding police in at least three states tearfully entered a courtroom to make a plea of not guilty to a multitude of charges, including statutory rape.
Posted: January 23, 2015, 5:12 pm
Police are searching for two men who left a dog chained up behind a Walmart on Sunday, forcing the dog to chew off its paw as it tried to escape the bitter cold.
Posted: January 23, 2015, 4:48 pm
A non-denominational Nashville private school recently turned down prospective students because their parents are gay, drawing criticism from alumni and gay advocates while causing an uproar on social media.
Posted: January 23, 2015, 4:39 pm
A woman visiting an inmate at a privately run Tennessee prison says guards forced her to expose her genitals to prove she was menstruating when she tried to take a sanitary napkin into the facility, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday.
Posted: January 22, 2015, 10:25 pm