Crime

Convicted ex-coal CEO woos working class, opening Senate bid

Jan 19, 2018

Former coal executive kicks off Republican primary bid for US Senate by wooing working class, but 1 father of a mine blast victim calls candidacy a 'slap' in the face

Abuse in house of torture was 'severe, pervasive, prolonged'

Jan 19, 2018

Prosecutors say a California couple accused of torturing a dozen of their children for years starved them to the point that their growth was stunted

'Tourniquet Killer' executed in Texas for 1992 strangling

Jan 19, 2018

A man who became known as Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" because of his signature murder technique has become the nation's first prisoner executed in 2018.

Emmert expects to see quick changes in college basketball

Jan 19, 2018

NCAA President Mark Emmert says the governing must act on a set of recommendations to clean up college basketball before the start of next season

The Latest: 'Tourniquet Killer' executed in Texas

Jan 19, 2018

A man who became known as Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" because of his signature murder technique has become the nation's first prisoner executed in 2018.

Coroner: Las Vegas shooting gunman's ashes given to brother

Jan 19, 2018

Officials in Las Vegas say the cremated remains of the gunman who carried out the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history have been turned over to his brother

Wind power leader denies spying on Oklahoma state lawmaker

Jan 19, 2018

The head of a wind industry trade group in Oklahoma is calling a state lawmaker's suggestion that someone connected to the wind industry is responsible for a tracking device he found affixed to his vehicle 'unfounded'

USA Gymnastics ends agreement to train at Karolyi Ranch

Jan 18, 2018

USA Gymnastics is ending its long relationship with the Karolyi Ranch

3 executions set for Tennessee this year; last was in 2009

Jan 18, 2018

The Tennessee Supreme Court has set an August date for the state's first execution since 2009

Deputy US marshal killed while serving Pennsylvania warrant

Jan 18, 2018

Authorities say a deputy U.S. marshal was shot and killed while serving a warrant in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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