The family of an American woman reported missing in Afghanistan in 2012 with her Canadian husband said they got a letter from their daughter in the last year, and they pleaded for mercy from the couple's captors.
The publisher of a small, weekly north Georgia newspaper was jailed, along with his lawyer, after officials alleged his open records request for county checks written to two local judges included a criminal falsehood, and that a subpoena they issued constituted an attempt to commit identity fraud.
Ed White, Associated Press | Posted Jul 1st - 4:40pm
A suburban Detroit judge committed several acts of misconduct when she sent three siblings to juvenile detention and made references to Charles Manson's cult during a rancorous custody case, according to a report released Friday.
Matt Volz and Matthew Brown, Associated Press | Posted Jul 1st - 4:33pm
The Montana man killed by a bear near Glacier National Park was intimately familiar with both the beauty and the danger of the vast, wild forest that spreads from the shadows of the park's rugged peaks.
Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted Jul 1st - 4:30pm
Attorney General Loretta Lynch is expressing regret that she sat down with Bill Clinton while his wife is under federal criminal investigation, a chance encounter she acknowledges "cast a shadow" on the public's perception of a case bound to influence the presidential campaign.
A 38-year-old man who admitted using sex tapes to extort hush money from an unnamed Las Vegas businessman, and later agreed to keep the victim's name secret, has been sentenced to just over a year in federal prison.