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New limbs for growing bodies: Mutilated albinos get refitted

Julie Jacobson and Verena Dobnik, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 27th - 1:23am

Baraka Cosmas, 7, is missing half his right arm. Mwigulu Matonange, 14, lost his left arm. Emmanuel Festo, 15, lost his right, plus the fingers of his left hand. Pendo Sengerema, 16, had an arm severed at the elbow.

Inmate details 4 prison killings: 'I did it for nothing'

Allen G. Breed and Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 27th - 1:03am

One by one, Denver Simmons recalled, he and his partner lured inmates into his cell. William Scruggs was promised cookies in exchange for doing some laundry; Jimmy Ham thought he was coming to snort some crushed pills.

15 inmates indicted in MA prison disturbance

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 27th - 12:45am

Fifteen inmates at a maximum security prison in Massachusetts are facing multiple charges in connection to a riot earlier this year that destroyed a housing unit.

Utah wildfire grows as 2 powerful California blazes spread

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 27th - 12:28am

The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake.

Q&A: Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban

Gene Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 11:24pm

On again, off again, off again, off again and now, partly back on: That's the peculiar route of President Donald Trump's travel ban after a Supreme Court decision Monday allowing a limited version to take effect.

Lightning storm ignites multiple wildfires in Idaho

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 11:00pm

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management says a lightning storm ignited multiple fires in Southwest Idaho.

California father accused of killing son to appear in court

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 10:46pm

Detectives believe a 5-year-old California boy who has been missing for two months was killed by his father after a family trip to Disneyland. But despite weeks of intensive searches, investigators have not yet found the boy's body.

'Baby Doe' mom to be sentenced, day after ex is convicted

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 10:15pm

The mother of a 2-year-old girl who became known as Baby Doe after her remains washed up on a Boston Harbor island is scheduled to be sentenced.

Judge suspends all Iraqi deportations in US for 2 weeks

Ed White, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 10:03pm

A federal judge on Monday temporarily suspended the deportation of 1,400 Iraqi nationals in the U.S. while he determines whether his court is the proper place to consider their fears of physical harm if they're kicked out of the country.

Utah wildfire grows to largest active fire in US

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 10:03pm

The nation's largest wildfire has forced more than 1,500 people from their homes and cabins in a southern Utah mountain area home to a ski town and popular fishing lake.

Man found dead in lake near Yellowstone National Park ID'd

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 9:50pm

Authorities have released the name of a man who was found dead in a lake just north of Yellowstone National Park.

Mother, 3 children struck by car while walking along road

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 9:30pm

Authorities in New York say a mother and her three children have been struck by a car and injured while walking along the shoulder of a road in a busy shopping area.

Trump and Modi exchange hugs, herald stronger US-India ties

Matthew Pennington and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 9:24pm

Hugging outside the White House Monday, President Donald Trump and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi heralded an increasingly close strategic partnership as the U.S. branded a top militant from neighboring Pakistan as a "global terrorist."

The Latest: Car accident sparks major wildfire in California

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 9:16pm

The Latest on a major wildfire burning in Utah and others burning across the U.S. West. (all times local):

The Latest: Trump says US-India relationship never better

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 9:16pm

The Latest on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with President Donald Trump (all times EDT):

Montana woman on life support after she was mauled by 2 dogs

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 9:10pm

A Montana woman is on life support after she was mauled by two dogs over the weekend.

3 years' probation for man whose behavior forced flight back

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 8:53pm

A man whose disruptive behavior prompted a New York City-bound flight to return to Honolulu was sentenced Monday to three years of probation.

Official: Los Angeles officer had dozens of illegal guns

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 8:51pm

A Los Angeles police officer who was arrested last week and suspected of having sex with a teenage cadet had dozens of illegal guns in his home, a law enforcement official said Monday.

Georgia man charged in teen girl's rape avoids prison

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 8:30pm

A Georgia man will avoid prison after pleading guilty to statutory rape of a 13-year-old girl he was initially charged with raping.

The Latest: Judge puts national freeze on Iraqi deportations

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 8:10pm

The Latest on a legal challenge to the U.S. government's plan to deport 1,400 Iraqi nationals (all times local):