Two jailed in UK for inciting riots with social media

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Two men have been jailed for four years each in northwest England for inciting disorder via social networking sites as rioting and looting erupted in London and other cities last week, police said Tuesday.
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Quran-burning pastor is moving to Fort Myers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Gainesville-based church that made international headlines for its plans to burn the Quran last year, is reportedly now moving to Fort Myers. The church's sen..
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US court rejects appeal in Iraq rape, slaying

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CINCINNATI (AP) - A federal appeals panel has upheld the conviction of a former U.S. soldier serving five consecutive life sentences after being found guilty of crimes committed wh..
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Family says Brown may suffer from brain trauma

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - The family of former Notre Dame defensive coordinator and NFL player Corwin Brown says they believe he may suffer from the same type of brain trauma as form..
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Calif. college on lockdown after reports of gunman

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - UPDATE: Police have lifted a lockdown at Santa Monica College that began with a telephone report of an armed man on the Southern California campus. ..
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Ex-reporter: Phone hacking was 'widely discussed'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Phone hacking was \"widely discussed\" at News of the World, the royal correspondent jailed and sacked for the practice wrote in 2007, according to documents released Tuesday by a Parliament committee investigating the scandal.
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EEOC sues, argues man on treatment should be hired

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing an insurance company, alleging the firm violated federal law by refusing to hire a North Carolina man..
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Defense: Terror case secrecy motion goes too far

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - A lawyer in the case of an elderly Muslim cleric and his two sons who are accused of providing support to the Pakistani Taliban argues a government secrecy request cou..
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Former Herald-Leader publisher dies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Creed Black, a former publisher at the Lexington Herald-Leader, has died in Florida. He was 86.    Black made dramatic changes to the newspaper..
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Shell's reputation hit by North Sea oil spill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LONDON (AP) - Royal Dutch Shell struggled to contain the worst North Sea oil spill in a decade as well as damage to its credibility Tuesday as a second leak was found in an oil lin..
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OSHA faults Yale in lab accident

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Federal safety regulators say a piece of machinery that killed a Yale University student lacked required safeguards.    Michele Dufault (doo-..
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Sick fish possibly due to oil spill

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

It's been more than a year since the gulf oil spill and some fishermen believe the gulf still hasn't completely recovered. They say they've been catching fish with sores, fin rot a..
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Charter jet exec gets probation in fraud case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A former executive of a Florida charter jet company whose plane crashed at New Jersey's Teterboro Airport has been sentenced to probation.    Jos..
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Insurance co. may 'total out' dog hit by minivan

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PARKER, Colo. (AP) - A Parker, Colo., woman was devastated when her dog was hit by a minivan last week and the driver's insurance company told her they'd pay for one or two trips t..
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Police: Target of Facebook hit fatally shot

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Philadelphia man whose former girlfriend allegedly offered $1,000 on Facebook for someone to kill him has been gunned down hours after a judge upheld felony c..
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Aruba suspect to be transferred to prison

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

A Maryland man who was arrested in Aruba in connection with the case of a missing American woman is expected to be transferred to a prison Tuesday after a judge ruled there was enough evidence to hold him in custody for 16 more days.
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Bin Laden's doctor spotted in Egypt

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The Egyptian army and police are cracking down in an \"anti-terror\" operation in the Sinai area of Egypt, state-owned media reported on Tuesday, as reports emerge of Osama bin Laden\'s doctor surfacing in the area.
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US stocks fall on global economic worries

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks are falling as more evidence points to a slowing global economy.    Germany's economy stalled last quarter and dragged down growth for Europe...
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Ex-NY sportscaster admits child endangerment

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - A former New York City sportscaster has admitted inappropriately touching a 14-year-old girl.    Dr. Marvell Scott pleaded guilty Tuesday to a misdem..
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Stranded California gray whale dies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KLAMUTH, Calif. (AP) - A 45-foot gray whale that's been stranded in Northern California's Klamath (KLA'-muth) River for more than a month has died after beaching on a sandbar. ..
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