By BRIAN MURPHYAssociated Press
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Dubai is suddenly rediscovering its old habits.
That means relentless hype and construction plans loaded with superlatives. Case in point: A proposed Taj Mahal replica four times bigger than the original.
Leaders, too, are back
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Two of the four men who pleaded guilty in a failed plot to bomb a highway bridge in Ohio are appealing their prison sentences.
Appeals were filed Monday with the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati for 21-year-old Brandon Baxter of Lakewood, sentenced to nearly 10
By VICKI SMITHAssociated Press
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - For people behind bars in six Appalachian states, they are one of the few forms of escape - hundreds of used books, wrapped in brown paper and stacked thigh-high under a table, just waiting to be shipped.
Parenting and self-help books.
NEW YORK (AP) - A New York City police officer charged with plotting to kidnap, torture, cook and eat at least 100 women had discussed having "girl meat" for Thanksgiving.
Prosecutors say Gilberto Valle made the remark in an online chat in February with an unidentified man. They read the transcript
By THOMAS J. SHEERANAssociated Press
CLEVELAND (AP) - A man who pleaded guilty in the failed plot to bomb a highway bridge won a delay in his sentencing Wednesday so he can press for a more lenient treatment than his co-defendants.
The attorney for Anthony Hayne, 35, of Cleveland, filed a
By HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTHAssociated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A man accused of plotting to open fire inside a Missouri movie theater during a "Twilight" showing and attack a nearby Walmart was arrested in 2009 after following a clerk at the same store with a knife and rubber mask, according
By FREDERIC J. FROMMERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - An Iranian citizen has been charged with a plot to export military antennas from the United States in violation of the Arms Export Control Act.
An indictment unsealed in U.S. District Court in Washington on Tuesday charges Amin Ravan and
By CHUCK MURRAssociated Press
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Three men were sentenced Tuesday to years in prison after admitting to taking part in an unsuccessful plot to bomb a highway bridge in Ohio with what turned out to be a dud device provided by a government informant.
The father of one of the
By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Three California men excited at the prospect of training in Afghanistan to become terrorists prepared, authorities say, by simulating combat with paintball rifles, wiping their Facebook profiles of any Islamic references and concocting cover
NEW YORK (AP) - A city police officer pleaded not guilty Monday to charges he plotted to kidnap, torture, cook and eat at least 100 women whose photos, names and addresses authorities say he pulled from a confidential law enforcement database.
Gilberto Valle entered the plea in federal court in