SPOKANE, Wash. - Murder suspect Tony Callihan apparently went to his stepfather's house after he killed Michelle Koenen last week. According to court documents released Wednesday morning he told his stepfather last Friday he had "just killed a girl." He said he met her at a "meth party", shoved
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania woman was ordered Wednesday to spend at least three years in prison for a high-speed crash that killed her three young grandchildren.
Laurie Hatfield, 50, had asked for house arrest after pleading no contest to vehicular homicide in the crash that happened
By By MARYCLAIRE DALEAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Delaware man sued the Boy Scouts of America and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Wednesday over childhood sexual abuse committed by the scoutmaster at his church-sponsored troop.
Melvin Novak filed the lawsuit in
By By NEDRA PICKLERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Inaugural security teams are trying to prevent another "purple tunnel of doom" from President Barack Obama's first swearing-in.
The head of the District of Columbia National Guard said Wednesday that police will close the Third Street
By By TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Police revealed Wednesday that they found a getaway car used in an execution-style daylight slaying of a Los Angeles man on a busy Manhattan street - a possible break in a case that has defied easy answers.
No motive or suspects have been
By By BRIAN SKOLOFF and BOB CHRISTIEAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - The family of an 11-year-old leukemia patient whose mother unexpectedly took her from a Phoenix hospital last month has a history of removing the child from medical facilities against the advice of doctors, police said
By By RICK CALLAHANAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indianapolis is aiming to become the first major U.S. city to replace its entire fleet with environmentally friendly vehicles, in a move the mayor said is aimed at reducing the nation's reliance on foreign oil.
Mayor Greg Ballard
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Deutsche Bank says its co-chief executive Juergen Fitschen and chief finance officer Stefan Krause are under investigation as part of a tax evasion probe linked to the bank's emissions trading business.
The bank said Wednesday Fitschen and Krause are being investigated
By By NICHOLAS PAPHITISAssociated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece will buy back €31.9 billion ($41.5 billion) of its bonds from private investors at a third of their nominal price, the debt agency said Wednesday, lightening its crushing debt load and meeting a key condition to receive vital