Brother: Mormon church shooter was former member

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

VISALIA, Calif. (AP) - The brother of a man accused of the fatal shooting of a Mormon church official in Central California says the man was a former member of the congregation who..
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Maine climber found after 21 years in Canadian ice

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

JASPER, Alberta (AP) - The body of a Maine climber who fell 1,000 feet to his death in the Canadian Rockies more than two decades ago has been found in a melting glacier. Officials..
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Roger Clemens pleads not guilty to charge of lying

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - Baseball great Roger Clemens entered a not guilty plea Monday to charges of lying to Congress about whether he used steroids or human growth hormone. Clemens ente..
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Castro nearly died before fighting his way back

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

HAVANA (AP) - Fidel Castro says he "was at death's door" after falling ill four years ago, but has recovered and been gaining strength since.The former Cuban leader offered the det..
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Obama expands sanctions against North Korea

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is expanding sanctions against North Korea by freezing the assets of individuals, companies and organizations allegedly linked to support..
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NYC community board head wants interfaith center

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NEW YORK (AP) - The chairwoman of the community board that voted for an Islamic center and mosque near ground zero said she believes adding an interfaith dimension would help unite..
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Google, AP reach new deal on licensing rights

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NEW YORK (AP) - Google and The Associated Press have struck a new licensing deal that will allow Google to continue posting the news cooperative's content. The AP said in a stateme..
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Updated car stickers to include environmental info

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - Car shoppers will receive more details on window stickers about fuel efficiency, emissions, energy costs and energy consumption under a new government proposal fo..
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Mexico has fired 10 pct of federal police in 2010

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico's federal police agency says it has fired nearly 10 percent of its force this year for failing lie detector and other tests. Mexico's approximately 35,000..
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Colo. man extradited from Argentina in Ponzi case

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DENVER (AP) - A Colorado man accused of running a Ponzi scheme that took in more than $23 million has been extradited from Argentina to face charges. Prosecutors accuse William L. ..
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Activists seek ban on mountaintop removal mining

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - Activists from Appalachia are calling on the Obama administration to end the practice of mountaintop removal coal mining. The administration has set out to curb t..
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Facebook post gets Detroit-area juror in hot water

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. (AP) - A judge removed a juror from a trial in suburban Detroit after the young woman wrote on Facebook that the defendant was guilty. The problem? The trial w..
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Man tied to girl's disappearance appears in court

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GREAT BEND, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas judge has set bond at $150,000 for a man identified as a person of interest in the death of a 14-year-old girl. Adam Joseph Longoria made his first..
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Dead soldiers' parents sue insurer over benefits

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - The parents of six deceased U.S. soldiers accuse Prudential Financial of paying paltry interest on military life insurance benefits and keeping more gener..
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Another delay hits final plugging of BP's well

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GULF OF MEXICO - BP PLC says high seas on the Gulf of Mexico have delayed operations to raise the piece of equipment from the seabed that failed to prevent the massive oil spill. T..
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Mental treatment ordered for killer bear's owner

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CLEVELAND (AP) - A federal judge in Ohio has ordered mental health treatment for the owner of a bear that fatally mauled its caretaker. A magistrate judge signed an order Friday in..
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Hurricane Earl becomes Category 3 storm

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Earl has become a major hurricane in the Caribbean, reaching Category 3 status with maximum sustained winds near 120 mph (195 kph). Also, a new hurricane war..
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Southern governors address Gulf recovery, energy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) - Southern governors meeting in Hoover, Ala., are focusing on recovery in the Gulf of Mexico and energy security. Two officials from the Obama administration, sen..
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Delta flight from Miami to New York diverted

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A Delta flight going from Miami to New York landed safely at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport instead because it failed to achieve a..
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Lee County Red Cross helped Katrina victims 5 years ago

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. -  With the 5-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina fresh in the minds of Americans, the Lee County Red Cross would like to remind Southwest Floridians of the..
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