Kevin Freking and Josh Lederman, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 1:23pm
President Barack Obama planned Tuesday to vigorously defend a counterterrorism strategy that relies on special forces and local U.S. partners to minimize America's military footprint, a sharp contrast to the more confrontational vision promoted by President-elect Donald Trump.
Maryclaire Dale, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 1:12pm
Federal prosecutors are seeking a sentence of 17 to 21 years for a former Pennsylvania congressman convicted of a racketeering scheme that included a string of illicit financial moves to cover up an illegal $1 million campaign loan.
A nearly decade-old murder case involving a prostitute's death in a shabby Times Square hotel was headed toward the jury room Tuesday, after being drawn out by debate over the validity of bite-mark evidence.
Russell Contreras and Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 1:01pm
Albuquerque Mayor Richard Berry called for the city to come together Tuesday as investigators tried to piece together the final moments of three children who were killed when they arrived home with their mother to find a gunman waiting inside.