An 18-year-old Colorado man accused of killing his teenage girlfriend three years ago because he thought she was pregnant is slated to face a murder charge in March after a judge set a new trial date on Friday.
Matthew Daly, Associated Press | Posted Aug 28th - 1:01pm
The Environmental Protection Agency says it is going forward with a new federal rule to protect small streams, tributaries and wetlands, despite a court ruling that blocked the measure in 13 central and Western states.
Brady McCombs, Associated Press | Posted Aug 28th - 1:21pm
A Utah highway trooper is expected to survive despite being hit three times during an early morning shootout with a suspect who later died from gunshot wounds near Hill Air Force Base in northern Utah, authorities said Friday.
Lynne Tuohy, Associated Press | Posted Aug 28th - 1:12pm
A graduate of an exclusive New England prep school was cleared of forcible rape but convicted of lesser sex offenses Friday against a 15-year-old freshman girl in a case that exposed a campus tradition in which seniors competed to see how many younger students they could sleep with.
Parents of a 10-year-old violinist are suing to overturn her expulsion for having a knife at an orchestra concert on school property that they contend she merely used to "trim broken hairs" on her violin bow.
Robert Burns, Associated Press | Posted Aug 28th - 1:01pm
The Islamic State group hacker killed in a U.S. airstrike in Syria this week had been recruiting sympathizers in the West to conduct "lone wolf" terrorist attacks, and his death eliminates a "significant threat" to the U.S., a military official said Friday.